• Britain's Prince Philip admitted to hospital
Britain's Prince Philip admitted to hospital

The Duke is at King Edward VII Hospital in London as a precautionary measure after he developed an infection from a pre-existing condition. Zara Tindall kisses her grandfather Prince Philip at Royal Ascot on Tuesday. His decision to retire from public duties after the summer was not health-related, Buckingham Palace said at the time of the ann...

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  • Abadi visits Tehran, says Iraq and Iran more serious in fighting terror
Abadi visits Tehran, says Iraq and Iran more serious in fighting terror

Ayatollah Khamenei added that the U.S. is against Hashd al-Sha'abi because "they [Americans] want Iraq to lose its key element of strength". "We should remain vigilant of the Americans and not trust them". Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says all efforts made by the USA to change the Iranian government have ended up...

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  • Authorities release dashcam video of Philando Castile shooting
Authorities release dashcam video of Philando Castile shooting

Castile ", Yanez reportedly said in court . The officer repeats, " Don't pull it out " as both Castile and his girlfriend insist he is not reaching for his gun. The video shows Yanez following Castile's auto, then pulling it over. The video shows Castile pulling his white sedan over to the shoulder, and Yanez walking out and approa...

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  • U.S. shoots down drone on Syria-Iraq border
U.S. shoots down drone on Syria-Iraq border

The decision came amid increasing tension between the United States and Russian Federation, which warned it would track coalition aircraft in Syria as potential "targets", and halted a military hotline with Washington over the incident. The U.S. Navy F/A-18 warplane hit a Syrian Air Force Su-22 near the Syrian city of Taqba that had dropped bombs...

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  • Sean Spicer refuses to deny if his White House role is changing
Sean Spicer refuses to deny if his White House role is changing

During Tuesday's briefing - which the White House scheduled that morning after more criticism from the press - Mr Spicer defended the administration's new communications strategy. Spicer's public role has already diminished in recent weeks. As White House press secretary, Spicer has been the most visible member of the Trump administration.

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  • Republican defeats challenger in closely watched Ga. congressional race
Republican defeats challenger in closely watched Ga. congressional race

But that hasn't stopped from Trump from weighing in on the race . Ahead of attending Handel's election party, Ramsey and several other GOP activists from Marietta spent their day campaigning for the Republican outside Cobb precincts in the pouring rain.

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  • United States sends supersonic bombers in show of force against N.Korea
United States sends supersonic bombers in show of force against N.Korea

The senator from Arizona says, "There should at least be a form for them to fill out that says, 'If I go to North Korea , I understand I am taking great risk, and I do not hold the American government responsible'". White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday offered few details about how the USA plans to respond to Warmbier's death, promis...

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  • Coroner to investigate Otto Warmbier's death
Coroner to investigate Otto Warmbier's death

Sentenced to hard labor for stealing a political poster from a North Korean hotel, the 22-year-old Warmbier was medically evacuated in a coma last week after almost 18 months in captivity. Though North Korea has claimed that Warmbier's coma was due to botulism and a sleeping pill, his family and doctors have rejected it. I believe it is quite clear...

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions hires private lawyer
Attorney General Jeff Sessions hires private lawyer

When the host noted that Sekulow had just twice said the president is under investigation, the attorney insisted otherwise. In media blitz through four networks, Sekulow, a new member of Trump's legal team, repeatedly insisted that there was no such probe - an assertion at odds with stories published last week in The Washington Post and els...

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  • Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest
Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

Ossoff led an April primary but fell just short of an outright victory, sending an already costly race into a two-month runoff campaign. Trump followed the attack up with a pro-Handel tweet , calling her "a hard worker who will never give up".

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  • Fireworks explode when Chris Wallace confronts top Trump attorney about FBI investigation
Fireworks explode when Chris Wallace confronts top Trump attorney about FBI investigation

Sekulow got even more contradictory when he said just a couple minutes later that the President is "being investigated for taking the action that the attorney general recommended he take by the agency who recommended the termination". At some point, Mueller may wish to interview Federal Bureau of Investigation senior leadership about their meet...

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  • South Korea's Moon Jae-in urges North Korea to return detainees swiftly
South Korea's Moon Jae-in urges North Korea to return detainees swiftly

South Korea, therefore, must try to bring Pyongyang back to the negotiation table, letting the regime know that giving up its nuclear program is not only the right path but the only path. Doctors caring for him last week described him as having extensive brain damage that left him in a state of "unresponsive wakefulness". North Korea said last mo...

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  • Man Tasered after incident at mosque
Man Tasered after incident at mosque

It turned out he was actually brandishing a shoe-horn, which he had taken from the Mosque. The man was Tasered and arrested on suspicion of affray and has been taken into custody at a central London police station. The UK police are not treating the incident as terror-related, the article confirms. He later died but it is not clear if that was ...

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  • ELECTION RESULTS: Ossoff, Handel face off in race for Georgia 6th District
ELECTION RESULTS: Ossoff, Handel face off in race for Georgia 6th District

Their matchup in Georgia's 6th Congressional District has become a proxy for the national political atmosphere and a test of GOP strength early in Donald Trump's presidency. At an Ossoff event, voter after voter linked Handel's defunding of Planned and the Republican health care bill, which they characterized an attack on women's reproductive...

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  • Israel Says Officer Stabbed, 3 Attackers Shot in Jerusalem
Israel Says Officer Stabbed, 3 Attackers Shot in Jerusalem

All three terrorists were killed by security forces at the scene. The claim comes in the Islamic holy month of Ramadan , in which the jihadi group has called for a surge of attacks. Palestinian terror group Hamas has rejected the Islamic State's claim on an attack which killed an Israeli police officer Friday. Update: The soldiers ...

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  • Security high at Brussels stations after man exploded device
Security high at Brussels stations after man exploded device

The Belgian capital, home to the headquarters of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union, has been on high alert since a Brussels-based Islamic State cell organised an attack that killed 130 people in Paris in November 2015.

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  • Israeli troops shoot, kill Palestinian who tried to stab them: army
Israeli troops shoot, kill Palestinian who tried to stab them: army

Jason Greenblatt , a top USA national security aide met with Netanyahu on Tuesday, a few hours after his announcement about work starting at the site of the new settlement. "There was not and will not be a better government for settlement than our government", he told senior members of his Likud party yesterday. "They should show by their wor...

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  • Republican wins House race in Georgia
Republican wins House race in Georgia

Though Georgia's 6th district, which includes the suburbs of Atlanta, is a traditionally conservative area, Ossoff's loss is still crushing for Democrats, who have so far been unable to translate anti-Trump sentiment into tangible political gains, including in two other close special elections in deep-red Kansas and Montana districts.

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  • S.Korean President vows to scrap plans for n-reactors
S.Korean President vows to scrap plans for n-reactors

Senior Cheong Wa Dae officials said Monday that the presidential office delivered a "stern warning" to Moon that his comments do not help with the alliance with the US. The US regularly conducts "assurance and deterrence" bomber flights with its military partners in the region, but the drills are often criticized by North Korea as provocative act...

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  • French legislative election 2017: First round results, polls, latest on parliamentary vote
French legislative election 2017: First round results, polls, latest on parliamentary vote

Polling agencies project that Mr Macron's party will win a large majority in the second round. Socialist Party leader Jean-Christophe Cambadelis warned that Mr Macron's party could end up "almost without any real opposition". The right-wing Republican party, which only at the start of this year had seemed on course to win the Presidency under Fra...

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