• Trump makes case for apprenticeships to fill jobs gap
Trump makes case for apprenticeships to fill jobs gap

Gergen has served former Presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton. Critics have said Trump isn't putting his money where his mouth is, pointing out his budget calls for deep cuts to the Labor Department that includes a $168 million cut in career and technical education grants to states.

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  • Suspect identified in China kindergarten explosion; 8 killed
Suspect identified in China kindergarten explosion; 8 killed

The videos posted by the state-run People's Daily showed a chaotic scene outside the entrance to the school, with children and adults lying on the ground, some of them motionless and others struggling to get up off the ground. A school bus packed with kindergarten pupils erupted in flames inside a tunnel in eastern Shandong province on May 9, kil...

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  • Britain 'should stress jobs and prosperity in #Brexit talks': Hammond
Britain 'should stress jobs and prosperity in #Brexit talks': Hammond

The British government will prioritise the economy and jobs in the Brexit negotiations beginning next week, Philip Hammond has said, in remarks that will be seen as a clear signal of his desire for a soft Brexit. "I can confirm as we enter the negotiations next week we will do so in the spirit of honest cooperation taking a pragmatic approach t...

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  • Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first openly gay Prime Minister-elect
Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first openly gay Prime Minister-elect

Mr Varadkar also paid tribute to outgoing Taoiseach Enda Kenny for passing on a party and country "in a much better place than he found it". Leo Varadkar will be the new leader of Fine Gael, which is the largest party in the country's ruling coalition.

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  • Congress Seeks Normalcy, Heads Back to Work Day After Shooting
Congress Seeks Normalcy, Heads Back to Work Day After Shooting

Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown said that the first report of gunfire was received at 7:09 a.m. and that his officers arrived on the scene two or three minutes later. "An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us", Ryan said. R-Baton Rouge, in a statement. Democrats bounced back from a loss a year ago, when the game was played the nig...

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  • London's tower fire now a criminal probe
London's tower fire now a criminal probe

Firefighters rescued large numbers of people - some of them in their pyjamas - from the 43-year-old block, a low rent housing estate which overlooks upscale parts of the Kensington area. Queen Elizabeth II praised the firefighters' bravery, and their commissioner noted the trauma they had seen. The couple's names weren't on hospital lists, ANSA r...

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  • Twitter Responds To Trump's Allegations Of Hillary Clinton's Russia Ties
Twitter Responds To Trump's Allegations Of Hillary Clinton's Russia Ties

WASHINGTON (AP ) - President Donald Trump has lashed out at the investigators driving the Russian Federation investigation as "very bad and conflicted people", responding angrily to reports that the special counsel is looking into whether Trump obstructed justice.

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  • 50 years today since the start of the 1967 Middle East War
50 years today since the start of the 1967 Middle East War

Israel launched a preemptive strike against Egypt's air force, beginning the war. Walid Sayed takes a break from tending to his flock of sheep near the West Bank town of Burin. In a statement , Leikind also said the resolution "would have done no more than pour more fuel on a simmering conflict". As the 50-year-old anomaly of the occupation...

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  • Indian-origin teen dies in Malaysia after brutal assault by bullies
Indian-origin teen dies in Malaysia after brutal assault by bullies

The reports alleged they both were bashed with motorcycle helmets before the friend escaped. He was reportedly declared brain dead this week and succumbed to his injuries at 5.31pm on Thursday. It has drawn worldwide attention from even award-winning Indian musical genius AR Rahman, who prayed for Nhaveen's speedy recovery and ended with a call...

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  • House Members Irked Over Trump Labeling House Bill 'Mean'
House Members Irked Over Trump Labeling House Bill 'Mean'

Remember the primary debate moment in 2011 when all of the Republican presidential contenders said they wouldn't trade $1 in taxes for $10 in spending cuts? "If it was a very modest effort to tweak the existing system, maybe we could digest it in a week", Mr.

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  • Crooked H Destroyed Phones With Hammer, Bleached Emails — Trump Twitter Rant
Crooked H Destroyed Phones With Hammer, Bleached Emails — Trump Twitter Rant

In addition, USA intelligence officials concluded past year that Russian Federation meddled in the presidential election , seeking to help Trump defeat Clinton . Mueller is interviewing as early as this week three top intelligence officials as part of the probe, the Post reported , citing "five people briefed on the requests".

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  • U.S. attorney general dodges Trump questions, angers Democrats
U.S. attorney general dodges Trump questions, angers Democrats

Quoting officials, the newspaper said one event of interest to Mueller is an exchange on March 22, when Coats told associates that Trump had asked him to intervene with Comey to get him to back off the focus on Trump's former national security advisor Mike Flynn as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of the Russian Federation af...

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  • Mueller Surprises Trump On His Birthday With Special Investigation For Obstruction
Mueller Surprises Trump On His Birthday With Special Investigation For Obstruction

On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Comey had presented no evidence to prove that Moscow meddled in the US election, adding that Washington had tried to influence Russian elections "year after year". Just one in five support his decision to oust James Comey from the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The stated focus has been ...

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise is a Roommate of Southern Illinois Congressman
Rep. Steve Scalise is a Roommate of Southern Illinois Congressman

He underwent his third surgery on Thursday. "They have great, great courage; we all salute them", Trump said. "He's going to be OK". Like other Republican lawmakers who were on that field in Alexandria, Virginia, Scalise was preparing for the annual Congressional Baseball Game that - despite the horrific shooting - continued as scheduled on T...

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  • Germany hits out at new US sanctions against Russia
Germany hits out at new US sanctions against Russia

Russian Federation is the primary energy exporter to much of Europe, particularly with respect to natural gas. "Europe's energy supply is a matter for Europe, and not for the U.S. Nord Stream has torn Europe apart already. Many Western European countries, especially Germany, back it, arguing that a new pipeline will increase supplies and lower en...

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  • United States sanctions on Russian Federation threaten European energy firms-Germany, Austria
United States sanctions on Russian Federation threaten European energy firms-Germany, Austria

In a joint statement on June 15, Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern and German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel urged the United States to back off from any attempt to link the situation in Ukraine with the question of who can sell gas to Europe.

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  • Trump pal says president is 'considering' firing Robert Mueller
Trump pal says president is 'considering' firing Robert Mueller

The Washington Post first reported the investigation Wednesday evening. In fact, the FBI has been investigating Trump on the obstruction charge at least since May 9, the day that Trump fired Comey who, as the Bureau's chief, was leading the investigation into Trump's Russian Federation connections and how they might have influenced the 201...

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  • Brexit talks with European Commission to begin on Monday
Brexit talks with European Commission to begin on Monday

The UK Government wants the talks to take place in parallel during the Brexit process but both sides have made finding a solution to the issue of citizens' rights a priority. "There was an update on the on-going talks with the DUP ", the Prime Minister's official spokesman said. "I can't negotiate with myself", he told The Financial Times...

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  • Senate Intel Panel Won't Probe if Trump Obstructed Justice
Senate Intel Panel Won't Probe if Trump Obstructed Justice

Donald Trump has blasted the " phony story " that he is being investigated for obstruction of justice, saying it is "the single greatest witch hunt in American political history". Senior US intelligence officials have agreed to be interviewed by investigators working for Robert Mueller , a respected former Federal Bureau of Investigation ch...

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  • Sessions brands Russia collusion claims a 'lie'
Sessions brands Russia collusion claims a 'lie'

In a dramatic and packed Senate hearing, Sessions vowed to defend his honor "against scurrilous and false allegations" and declared it a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest he was aware of or took part in any collusion between Russian Federation and the election campaign that sent Trump to the White House .

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