Tuesday September 18-th, 2018

Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing

Use of the informant originated under former President Obama's Justice Department and before Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russian Federation probe MORE's appointment as special counsel.

Giuliani: origin of Mueller probe 'illegitimate' Giuliani: origin of Mueller probe 'illegitimate'

He also said former FBI Director James Comey was guilty of an illegal leak when he directed a friend to share the contents of memos about his interactions with Trump to the media in May 2017, which led to bipartisan calls for a special counsel in the...

Four Palestinians cross Gaza fence, turn back under Israeli army fire Four Palestinians cross Gaza fence, turn back under Israeli army fire

Two Palestinians have been killed early on Sunday in an Israeli bombardment in the Gaza Strip, officials said. According to the army, the four threw a petrol bomb, and left a tent inside Israel with the message: "March of Return: Returning to the l...

Four Russian servicemen killed in Syrian militant raid Four Russian servicemen killed in Syrian militant raid

Russian fighters were among dozens of pro-government forces killed in eastern Syria this week in a deadly wave of attacks by Islamic State group jihadists, Moscow and a monitor said Sunday. fight against terrorists). "Russia's armed forces and the ...

South Korea's Moon: Kim Jong Un Still Committed To Denuclearization South Korea's Moon: Kim Jong Un Still Committed To Denuclearization

In a tweet , Trump the summit was "likely" to happen as scheduled June 12. "That hasn't changed . It's moving along pretty well, so we'll see what happens", Trump told reporters at the White House during a meeting with a USA prisoner freed by Venez...

Israel says it's the first country to use F-35 in combat Israel says it's the first country to use F-35 in combat

It has become part of our operational capabilities. Moreover, the F-35 appears to be flying off Lebanon, accompanied by another aircraft (the photo ship), possibly another F-35 or a completely different type - even a G550 like those that continuo...

Lawmakers criticize Trump's plan to help Chinese firm ZTE Lawmakers criticize Trump's plan to help Chinese firm ZTE

Interested in Donald Trump? "I closed it down then let it reopen with high level security guarantees, change of management and board, must purchase USA parts and pay a $1.3 Billion fine", he tweeted . "We're deeply concerned about the risks of all...

(Updated) Dutch, Australia 'hold Russia liable' for downing MH17 (Updated) Dutch, Australia 'hold Russia liable' for downing MH17

MH17 was shot down over rebel-held territory in Eastern Ukraine in 2014 , killing all 298 aboard including 28 Australians as it flew from Amsterdam en route to Kuala Lumpur. The Russian Foreign Ministry also criticized the investigators for allege...

AMBER Alert Issued for Boy Whose Mother Was Found Dead in Sodus AMBER Alert Issued for Boy Whose Mother Was Found Dead in Sodus

He has not been seen since May 16, and police believe he was taken from a home on Joy Road in Sodus. The search for Owen and clues as to how his mother, Selena Hidalgo-Calderon, 18, died will continue into Saturday and Sunday, Virts said.

What Kim and Moon spoke about at surprise summit What Kim and Moon spoke about at surprise summit

Image: Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in embraced at the surprise summit. He added that a summit held in Singapore on June 12 was still the tentative date. On Saturday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that the special United Sta...

Donald Trump and his former national intelligence director Donald Trump and his former national intelligence director

The briefings are expected to touch on the FBI's confidential informant, who was used to aid its investigation of President Donald Trump's then campaign team, and has prompted accusations by the president that the FBI infiltrated his team with a ...

Trump still sees June 12 Singapore summit with North Korean leader

Trump said talks regarding the summit were "going along very well", and that "there's a lot of good will". Kim, in a telling line from a dispatch issued by the North's state-run news service on Sunday, "expressed his fixed will on the historic ( No...

Ireland's landslide victory to legalize abortion called Ireland's landslide victory to legalize abortion called "quiet revolution"

She told AFP: "I had to leave my country to get the healthcare that I needed when I was told that my baby wouldn't survive outside the womb and I've told my story over and over again just in the hope that this day would come - and it's finally come...

Korea: North's Kim Still Committed to Summit

Kim, in a telling line from a dispatch issued by the North's state-run news service on Sunday, "expressed his fixed will on the historic (North Korea)-US summit talks". "They shared the opinion that they would meet frequently in the future to make di...

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Declares State of Emergency As 'Severe' Weather Nears Florida Gov. Rick Scott Declares State of Emergency As 'Severe' Weather Nears

The "subtropical" designation is a nuance in the world of weather science. Interested in Weather? Add Weather as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Weather news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Alberto should make landfall by Tu...

China pledges to work seriously with U.S. ahead of Ross' visit China pledges to work seriously with U.S. ahead of Ross' visit

He wants to address the $376 billion trade deficit between the United States and China. China counterpunched with tariffs on US products, rattling the market. "It's smart to engage China on trade abuses, and it would also be smart to get them more in...

Recently adopted 1-year-old girl left in truck dies in Tennessee Recently adopted 1-year-old girl left in truck dies in Tennessee

A one-year-old girl died after police say her adoptive father unintentionally left her inside a pickup truck at their East Nashville home Wednesday. He returned home at approximately 8 a.m. "She removed Katera from the pickup truck and began CPR unti...

American jailed in Venezuela for 2 years now on his way home American jailed in Venezuela for 2 years now on his way home

Local News 8 and KIDK Eyewitness News will continue to update this story as more updates are released. Bob Corker , chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, met with Venezuela's president, Nicolas Maduro , on Friday, two days after the e...

Trump says Venezuela is releasing American hostage Trump says Venezuela is releasing American hostage

Utah man Joshua Holt and his wife Thamy have been in a Venezuelan prison since 2016 after being arrested for firearm offences. Hatch thanked Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker , R-Tenn., for his "pivotal efforts". His family ...

North and South Korean Leaders Meet for 2nd Time in Demilitarized Zone North and South Korean Leaders Meet for 2nd Time in Demilitarized Zone

It remains unclear whether Kim would ever agree to fully abandon his nuclear arsenal in return. The meeting could reduce Seoul's credibility as a USA -allied middleman in the talks if the details weren't shared or if Moon strayed from Washingt...

Travis Scott Honors Texas Shooting Survivors at Rockets Game Travis Scott Honors Texas Shooting Survivors at Rockets Game

There are exceptions, but only when the child is under parent supervision or hunting. Sabika Sheikh , 17, was among eight students and two teachers killed in Texas when Santa Fe High School , southeast of Houston, on Friday joined a grim list o...

Missile that brought down flight MH17 was from Russian military Missile that brought down flight MH17 was from Russian military

The majority of the passengers were Dutch nationals. Dutch officials have announced that the trial of any suspects arrested in the shooting down of flight MH17 will be held in the Netherlands, under an agreement reached with the countries leading t...

Yerevan calling? UK's Johnson discusses Russia with hoax caller in latest gaffe Yerevan calling? UK's Johnson discusses Russia with hoax caller in latest gaffe

Johnson began the near-20 minute phone call by congratulating one of the pranksters for their "remarkable success", believing he was speaking to Pashinyan, the newly-elected leader of Armenia. The two men exchange a chuckle when the prankster jokes t...

White House Lawyer Joins Secret Briefings About FBI Informant

There was at least one indication the latter was a consideration - in an interview with Politico , Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani said on Thursday, "We want to see how the briefing went ... Bush White House. And although Schumer and House Minority L...

Former SIU football player 'hero' in school shooting Former SIU football player 'hero' in school shooting

Two people were injured in a shooting at a school in the USA state of in on Friday, with a suspect taken into custody, police said. Parents comfort each other as they wait outside Noblesville West Middle School after a shooting at the school on Ma...

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