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Trump Calls for Investigation into Biden's Ties to China

Trump Calls for Investigation into Biden's Ties to China

Watch:"It goes without saying that we have got to defeat Donald Trump who, in my view, is the most risky president in the modern history of this country". After the vice presidency, he launched the ...

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White House blocks former counsel Don McGahn from testifying to Congress

White House blocks former counsel Don McGahn from testifying to Congress

The Judiciary Committee still plans on meeting even if McGahn doesn't show up and McGahn "is expected to appear as legally required", Nadler said . # p #3_5 # ad skipped = NULL #. The announcement ...

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2 million people at 'high risk' due to possible catastrophic tornadoes

2 million people at 'high risk' due to possible catastrophic tornadoes

He says a cap--a layer of warm air that usually helps suppress tornadoes--was not present Monday, creating flawless conditions for possible tornadoes to grow stronger. Authorities have confirmed a tor...

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Don't underestimate United States resolve, Hunt warns Iran

Don't underestimate United States resolve, Hunt warns Iran

Administration officials plan to inform US lawmakers on Tuesday about the threat they say that Iran poses to the country and USA interests. May 12: The United Arab Emirates says four commercial ...

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Iran foreign minister visits India amid falling oil revenue

Iran foreign minister visits India amid falling oil revenue

In a tweet, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar described talks between Swaraj and Zarif as "constructive". India, Iran's top oil client after China, has by all indications suspende...

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UK: Theresa May to bring Brexit deal back to lawmakers in June

UK: Theresa May to bring Brexit deal back to lawmakers in June

He said: "I think if the House of Commons does not approve the WAB, then the Barnier deal is dead in that form and I think the House will have to then address a much more fundamental question between ...

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Barr working with intel chiefs on Russia review

Barr working with intel chiefs on Russia review

Trump influenced investigative decisions. And on Tuesday, Trump told reporters he "didn't understand" FBI Director Christopher Wray's "ridiculous" answer that the FBI didn't spy when looking int...

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Trump executive order enables ban on Huawei telecom gear

Trump executive order enables ban on Huawei telecom gear

Under the order, which relies on emergency powers, the Commerce Department secretary can block transactions involving technology that poses a risk of sabotage or "catastrophic" effects on American int...

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Greens surge ahead of Tories in latest Euro poll | Chris Jarvis

Greens surge ahead of Tories in latest Euro poll | Chris Jarvis

Founded in January, the party could well top the polls with the ruling Conservatives facing the humiliation of a virtual wipeout. Former Brexit secretary David Davis called on May to abandon cross...

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Trump may provoke impeachment by obstructing investigations, says Schiff

Trump may provoke impeachment by obstructing investigations, says Schiff

Fitton made his comments in response to Fox Business host Lou Dobbs asking if the new strategy in American politics was to pursue illegal subpoenas against the U.S. The Justice Department had tried ...

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Mariana Trench: Record-breaking journey to the bottom of the ocean

Mariana Trench: Record-breaking journey to the bottom of the ocean

After Vescovo's record-breaking dive , other team members took four other subsequent dives to the trench. The scientific team identified at least three new species of marine animal during this dive...

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Protests in Kashmir after minor’s alleged rape by neighbour

Protests in Kashmir after minor’s alleged rape by neighbour

Police sources said a preliminary medical examination of the accused, Tahir Ahmad Mir, had revealed that he was not a minor and could be around 20. Top local administrator Baseer Khan said on Mond...

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Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew as riots spread

Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew as riots spread

Sri Lankan authorities say most of the 150 people suspected to have been linked to the last month's attacks have died or been arrested but many still fear that the government has not caught all potent...

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Gunmen kill six in Catholic church in Burkina Faso

Gunmen kill six in Catholic church in Burkina Faso

The attackers then burned the church, looted a pharmacy and some others stores, and left in vehicles, they told Reuters. Militant Islamic groups linked to ISIS and al-Qaeda have been waging an inc...

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French soldiers killed freeing 4 captives in West Africa

French soldiers killed freeing 4 captives in West Africa

French President Emmanuel Macron said that they would be repatriated quickly. Pendjari National Park is part of a vast wildlife area that stretches across the countries of Benin , Burkina Faso and ...

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Britain Warns of Conflict 'by Accident' in Gulf

Britain Warns of Conflict 'by Accident' in Gulf

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt on Monday issued a stark warning of the dangers of conflict erupting "by accident " in the Gulf, as tensions between the United States and Iran soar. "Where w...

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Trump's inner circle frustrated by son's subpoena

Trump's inner circle frustrated by son's subpoena

The subpoena marks the first known instance of a Republican-led congressional committee compelling testimony from one of Trump's children, potentially setting up a battle between a fiercely protecti...

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Huawei CFO Meng Returns to Court as Canada-China Tensions Mount

Huawei CFO Meng Returns to Court as Canada-China Tensions Mount

The U.S. Department of Justice laid 13 criminal charges, including conspiracy, fraud and obstruction, against Huawei and Meng, who is the daughter of company founder Ren Zhengfei. Meng defence lawyer ...

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Venezuela's Maduro Tightens Pressure on Opposition

Venezuela's Maduro Tightens Pressure on Opposition

Separately, Venezuela's Supreme Court indicted three more lawmakers for backing Guaido's uprising, which set off two days of clashes between security forces and protesters. It was not yet clear if Mr ...

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N Korea says it fired long-range missiles under 'command' of Kim Jong

N Korea says it fired long-range missiles under 'command' of Kim Jong

The projectile was sacked at about 7.30pm from a location in northwest North Korea towards the east. North Korea fired an unidentified projected eastward from Sino-ri, about 50 miles from Pyongyan...

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