Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

Donald Trump says Russian Federation should be be allowed to rejoin G7 Donald Trump says Russian Federation should be be allowed to rejoin G7

The six other countries of the G7 represent a larger market than the American market. The G7 Summit has been largely overshadowed by Trump's attempts to organize a summit with North Korea in the coming days. Trump said at the White House just bef...

'Apprentice' contestant lawsuit will proceed as Trump seeks stay: NY judge 'Apprentice' contestant lawsuit will proceed as Trump seeks stay: NY judge

An attorney for Summer Zervos , a former contestant on " The Apprentice " who accused Donald Trump of sexually assaulting her in 2007 and is now suing the president for defamation , is fighting back against the Trump campaign's refusal to turn ov...

Obama Administration Secretly Granted Iran License to Access US Banks Obama Administration Secretly Granted Iran License to Access US Banks

Trump writes on Twitter - incorrectly - "This is totally illegal" and is calling for an investigation. In order for the conversion to be complete, the rials had to be converted to USA dollars, which would then be converted into euros. Trump suggested...

Malcolm Jenkins refers to Patriots players in dramatic meeting with media Malcolm Jenkins refers to Patriots players in dramatic meeting with media

Those who planned on skipping the event at the White House included " most - if not all - of the black players", the outlet said. Melania Trump's appearance before press cameras Wednesday afternoon was her first time doing so since May 10 - an...

Gator drags woman into pond, authorities say Gator drags woman into pond, authorities say

Police are still searching for the woman who was seen being pulled into the water at Silver Lakes Rotary Nature Park in Davie, Florida, at 9.45am. "One of her dogs got bit by the gator", Engle said, adding that divers are now searching for the woma...

Former Senate Aide Charged With Lying To FBI About Contacts With Reporters Former Senate Aide Charged With Lying To FBI About Contacts With Reporters

The Trump administration has been troubled by a flood of embarrassing leaks, and the president has pushed law enforcement officials to seek criminal charges against government officials who make unauthorized disclosures to the news media.

Colin Kaepernick to subpoena Trump Colin Kaepernick to subpoena Trump

The subpoenas may also attempt to compel testimony from Vice President Mike Pence and others with knowledge of Trump's agenda on players who protested during the national anthem , according to Robinson. "They seem to be saying, "You can still lo...

Pentagon Plans to Release Detained US Citizen Into Syria Pentagon Plans to Release Detained US Citizen Into Syria

The man, who is not named in court filings, has been represented by the American Civil Liberties Union , which says the government's plan is unacceptable. The government has said in court filings that the man was born in the United States but raised...

Wynne Stepping Down As Ontario Liberal Leader After Election Disaster Wynne Stepping Down As Ontario Liberal Leader After Election Disaster

Former Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne celebrates her political career after announcing to supporters that she is stepping away from her Liberal seat during her election night party at York Mills Gallery in Toronto on Thursday, June 7, 2018.

Justice Department to release Comey report on Trump's birthday Justice Department to release Comey report on Trump's birthday

That probe includes a look at whether Trump himself tried to obstruct justice by firing Comey. Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz announced late Thursday his office will release the highly anticipated report about how the Fe...

McConnell: Immigration Bill 'Not on the Agenda in the Senate' This Year McConnell: Immigration Bill 'Not on the Agenda in the Senate' This Year

Several lawmakers have said justifying tariffs on national security grounds was hurting USA credibility and inviting retaliation that would hurt an otherwise solid economy. "I strongly believe there is a plan in place to lead us to better trade deals...

Mom, boyfriend sentenced in boy's 'beyond animalistic' death Mom, boyfriend sentenced in boy's 'beyond animalistic' death

The Los Angeles Times reported that the 8-year-old had suffered a cracked skull, broken ribs, burned and bruised skin, missing teeth, and has BB pellets lodged in his groin, lungs, foot, and face. 'I can only wish.that in the middle of the night ...

Trump may pardon deceased boxing great Muhammad Ali

He lost his boxing licence because of the fallout and was not allowed to return to the ring until 1970. The U.S. Supreme Court threw out that conviction four years later, so it's unclear why Trump would offer a pardon to the former heavyweight and ...

Austria to expel up to 60 imams, shut 7 mosques Austria to expel up to 60 imams, shut 7 mosques

A nation of about 8.8 million people, Austria has a large Muslim community - about 700,000 people, and the majority is of Turkish origin. Austria's government said Friday it will close seven mosques , and plans to expel imams in a crackdow...

Rescuers tirelessly search for 200 missing near Guatemala volcano Rescuers tirelessly search for 200 missing near Guatemala volcano

A firefighter is seen while he is searching along with other firefighters for their missing colleague in the area affected by the volcanic eruption in Alotenango, Guatemala . The region that was once rich of color was reduced to a blanket of grey du...

Lockdown rhyme draws attention in Somerville Lockdown rhyme draws attention in Somerville

One US kindergarten has posted a nursery rhyme teaching kids to hide during a school shooting . Thousands of people liked and commented on Ms Cohen's post, with many expressing their dismay at seeing the song displayed at the school. "Students in S...

Gator lurks behind kids as they play in their yard Gator lurks behind kids as they play in their yard

It shows her son Timmy playing on a Slip 'N Slide with an inflatable alligator raft. "Look closely", she said. Unbeknownst to him or his watching family though, an actual alligator was skulking nearby - but you might struggle to see it! I was hopin...

Afghanistan announces unprecedented week-long ceasefire with the Taliban

Operations against the "international terrorists" of Islamic State group and Al Qaeda would continue , the Afghan government said. It was not immediately clear if the Taliban had agreed to the ceasefire, which would be the first for Eid since the...

Korean backpacker survives 6 nights lost in Australian wilderness

Han disappeaered on June 1 after telling friends she was going to climb Mount Tyson , a peak in bushland south of Cairns in northern Queensland state, police said. She's very fortunate and very lucky as to how she's actually managed to get back ...

Middle school graduates gifted bulletproof shields, which doesn't inspire confidence Middle school graduates gifted bulletproof shields, which doesn't inspire confidence

On Monday, eighth-grade students graduating from St. Cornelius Middle School in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, were gifted bulletproof backpack "shields" to protect them in the event of a school shooting as they prepare to enter high school. He said th...

Philippine President faces wrath for kissing woman Philippine President faces wrath for kissing woman

Critics have slammed the Philippine president for kissing a Filipina on the lips before thousands of cheering Filipino workers while on a visit to South Korea . "I am warning you criminals, in the government, outside, I will make radical changes in ...

That Kardashian-Trump Meeting Ended Up With Him Commuting A Life Sentence

Surrounded by her family, Johnson expressed her deepest gratitude - to God, to Kardashian West, to Trump, and then to her legal advocates and the public at large. "Once Alice's family joined the call, the tears never stopped flowing". Mic intervi...

Michigan Officially Puts Recreational Marijuana Legalization on November Ballot Michigan Officially Puts Recreational Marijuana Legalization on November Ballot

Everyone will get that chance on the November 6th ballot. Medical marijuana usage passed by a wide margin in 2008, as 63 percent of voters said yes. He says the recreational marijuana ballot proposal will create more revenue for the state that will...

Democrats pin high hopes on key US primary elections Democrats pin high hopes on key US primary elections

Strong Democratic candidates backed by the party won their primaries in each district - long-time state senator Jeff Van Drew in the 2nd, and former Navy pilot and federal prosecutor Mikie Sherill in the 11th. Democrat Fiona Ma finished first in th...

Kenyan plane missing, search halted Kenyan plane missing, search halted

Frustrated relatives and friends of those missing joined the search for their loved ones within Aberdare forest in Njambini area, Nyandarua County. Enough rescue teams, Mr Gitau said, have been mobilised but bad weather is delaying the search.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT