• Lawyer says Donald Trump will address mystery of the tapes by Friday
Lawyer says Donald Trump will address mystery of the tapes by Friday

Trump had posted earlier in the morning that Sekulow would be appearing on the Fox program, but the tweet was later removed. Leaders of the Senate intelligence committee have suggested that investigating whether Trump obstructed justice will not be a main focus of their investigation, which is primarily aimed at reviewing Russian efforts t...

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  • US sailors who died in destroyer-container ship crash
US sailors who died in destroyer-container ship crash

While tracking data on the Marine Traffic website shows exactly where the ACX Crystal was at 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning, similar data is not available for military ships like the USS Fitzgerald . A member of the containership's crew argued it hit the destroyer while navigating in parallel with it, the report said. The coast guard officials i...

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  • North Korea murdered Otto Warmbier, McCaine says
North Korea murdered Otto Warmbier, McCaine says

Tuesday's flights by B-1Bs came shortly after the death of a USA college student who was recently released by North Korea in a coma following more than 17 months of captivity. Now it has escalated to brutalizing Americans, including three other citizens currently imprisoned in North Korea . Meanwhile, the travel agency that organized Warmbier'...

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  • Qatar demands 'blockade' lifted before Gulf crisis talks
Qatar demands 'blockade' lifted before Gulf crisis talks

Fairpress is still one of the rare media outlets keeping track of the diplomatic war in the Gulf, trying to untangle the Gordian knot which now has at its focal point the banning of the work of Qatari television network Al Jazeera by 5 Gulf countries led by Saudi Arabia ( Egypt , Jordan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain ).

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  • Brexit Negotiators Launch Talks Amid Hard Outlook
Brexit Negotiators Launch Talks Amid Hard Outlook

Chief Brexit negotiator David Davis said he "was encouraged by the productive approach" evident in the first formal talks with his European Union counterpart Michel Barnier . In a sign of the progress that has been made, Mr Davis said the Prime Minister would brief fellow European Union leaders at a summit on Thursday on the UK's approach to t...

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  • Macron to reshuffle govt after election win
Macron to reshuffle govt after election win

President Emmanuel Macron began fine-tuning his government team on Monday after his centrist party redrew France's political map with a resounding victory in parliamentary elections, dealing him a strong hand to forge ahead with pro-EU, business-friendly reforms.

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  • Brexit talks: United Kingdom wary of 'dangerous cliff edges'
Brexit talks: United Kingdom wary of 'dangerous cliff edges'

She had raised concerns among many businesses in Britain by saying that no deal with the European Union was better than a bad deal, raising the prospect of an abrupt Brexit . But we acknowledge that, as Britain leaves the EU, there are genuine and reasonable concerns among our EU colleagues about oversight of financial markets that will then be ...

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  • 'He's Kind of Useless' CNN WH Reporter Rips Sean Spicer, Trump
'He's Kind of Useless' CNN WH Reporter Rips Sean Spicer, Trump

The president, it is said , watches his daily briefings like SportsCenter , barking critiques of Spicer's performances at his television. "That's the White House, behind me", he said, turning part of his back to the camera, and gesturing towards the building.

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  • Cincinnati Coroner Begins Investigation into Death of Otto Warmbier
Cincinnati Coroner Begins Investigation into Death of Otto Warmbier

The 22-year-old died less than a week after returning to the U.S.in a coma . "It's a total disgrace what happened to Otto", Mr Trump said during an event in the Oval Office. The U.S. has been pressing Pyongyang to halt its nuclear weapons development and urging China and other countries to starve the North of funding for the program.

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  • Pakistan shoots down Iranian drone near border
Pakistan shoots down Iranian drone near border

Security forces took custody of the debris after discovering the wreckage on Monday, but it is still unclear when the drone was shot down. The Pakistani Air Force isn't commenting on the downing of the drone, although officials have told Pakistani media anonymously that the drone was sent into the country on a spy mission.

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  • US Sends Supersonic Bombers In Show Of Force Against N. Korea
US Sends Supersonic Bombers In Show Of Force Against N. Korea

Two U.S. long-range strategic bombers will train with South Korean fighter jets over the Korean peninsula later Tuesday as part of their combined drills despite warnings from North Korea, Yonhap News reported. US and South Korean warplanes regularly conduct drills, but Tuesday's flights came shortly after the death of a USA college student who was ...

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  • Jay Sekulow: Trump's Actions on Comey Not Obstruction of Justice
Jay Sekulow: Trump's Actions on Comey Not Obstruction of Justice

Years before Twitter , the nation tittered at President Bill Clinton's response on whether a prior denial of a sexual relationship with Monica Lewinsky was a lie . What journalists focused on like a laser on was the first four words of the president's tweet: "I am being investigated". "No one has notified us that he is under investigation", ...

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  • Supreme Court Will Hear Landmark Wisconsin Partisan Gerrymandering Case
Supreme Court Will Hear Landmark Wisconsin Partisan Gerrymandering Case

While the high court has suggested states can unconstitutionally draw legislative districts primarily to benefit one political party, King said , the point at which states cross the constitutional line has never been specified. Republicans appealed that decision, landing it before the Supreme Court. In that case and again in 2006, Kennedy didn...

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  • Iran strikes at ISIS targets in Syria with missiles
Iran strikes at ISIS targets in Syria with missiles

Sharif says the missile launch reflects Iran's "military power" though Iran has no intention of starting another war. The firing of the missiles, the first in 30 years outside Iran's own territory, came hours after Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in a statement on his website, vowed Iran would "slap its enemies" in honor of the victims' ...

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  • Trump previously warned of 'constitutional crisis' if sitting president faced investigation
Trump previously warned of 'constitutional crisis' if sitting president faced investigation

During an event in New Hampshire, Trump said his opponent would be under investigation "for years" - something the country would not have time to navigate should it want to improve. California Rep. Adam Schiff says it's clear that Trump "believes that he has the power to fire anyone in government he chooses and for any reason".

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  • Death of American detained in North Korea baffles experts
Death of American detained in North Korea baffles experts

The China-based travel agency that organized a trip to North Korea for an American college student who died after being released in a coma from North Korean detention said it would no longer take USA citizens to the country. No licenses would be issued for tourism. To back up the designation, Tillerson could assert that Americans face "imminent dan...

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  • Muslims question whether girl's killing was road rage
Muslims question whether girl's killing was road rage

It's being shared widely online. Many people saw a parallel with the 2015 killing of three young Muslims in Chapel Hill, N.C., which police said had been sparked by a parking dispute . Police say, however, this is unlikely. Darwin Martinez Torres of Sterling has been charged with the girl's killing. "He killed her because she's a Muslim - this i...

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  • Surrey Police 'reviewing security' following latest London terror attack
Surrey Police 'reviewing security' following latest London terror attack

The larger Finsbury Park Mosque, which was once associated with several extremist preachers before it was shut down and reformed, is located nearby. "We have sent a number of resources to an incident in Seven Sisters Road". "It was around 11.30pm, 12-ish". Khadijeh Sherizi, who converted to Islam in 2003, said Osborne was polite and her childre...

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  • Grenfell Tower cladding is banned in the UK, Chancellor reveals
Grenfell Tower cladding is banned in the UK, Chancellor reveals

Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said that number "may increase" further and that the "significant" recovery operation is likely to take weeks. Authorities are trying to determine if any criminal offenses were made by the building's managers, with accounts from residents indicating that it was for years a fire trap.

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  • United States coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea
United States coroner investigating death of student freed from N Korea

Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, told countries last month: "You either support North Korea or you support us". He was later sentenced to 15 years hard labor for allegedly stealing a propaganda banner at his hotel. On past precedent, it seems likely that the harm done to Mr Warmbier was unintended. "This makes dealing with...

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