Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

Guatemala volcano eruption: DESPERATE search for survivors SUSPENDED as deaths reach 109 Guatemala volcano eruption: DESPERATE search for survivors SUSPENDED as deaths reach 109

The names and ages of the victims will remain confidential, officials said. It has been shown that Conred's Twitter feed as late as 11:00 on the morning of the eruption said that it wasn't yet necessary to evacuate. The volcano is one of Central ...

Germany’s Merkel sees tough G7 talks, warns on trade issues Germany’s Merkel sees tough G7 talks, warns on trade issues

Responding to questions by lawmakers at a special session of the parliament, Merkel said issues that divide Washington and its European partners, including the nuclear deal with Iran and US trade tariffs, will be among the issues she will raise in he...

The most stylish royal looks from 2018's Trooping the Colour ceremony

Prince Harry and his new wife, the former actress Meghan Markle , joined the pageantry of the annual Trooping the Color ceremony Saturday in London to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's official birthday. The ceremony culminates with a magnificent ...

Trump disrupts G7 women's empowerment session by showing up late Trump disrupts G7 women's empowerment session by showing up late

But German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the European Union members attending the summit all agreed it should not happen. Trump planned to leave the summit on Saturday before it discussed climate change and the health of oceans, underlining fract...

China Holds Shanghai Cooperation Organization Meeting Opposite G7 Summit China Holds Shanghai Cooperation Organization Meeting Opposite G7 Summit

The two nations signed agreements Saturday on the export of non-Basmati varieties of rice from India and information sharing between China and India on the Brahmaputra river in flood season. Last week, Modi had said that Asia and the world will hav...

UK Foreign Minister Cautions About Brexit 'Meltdown' UK Foreign Minister Cautions About Brexit 'Meltdown'

It's a very, very good thought". "... The risk is that we will end up in a sort of anteroom of the EU, with an orbit around the EU, in a customs union and to a large extent in the single market". Michael Howard, a former Conservative Party leader, ...

Israel Says Palestinian Medic's Death in Gaza Was Unintentional Israel Says Palestinian Medic's Death in Gaza Was Unintentional

However a senior Israel Defense Forces (IDF) officer, who declined to be named, said that many of his soldiers reported that their bullets hit one person and then continued in flight and hit another. The spokesman said that he was " given medical...

Federal Recreational Pot Bill Passes Senate, with Numerous Amendments

The bill would ensure that each state has the right to determine for itself the best approach to marijuana within its borders, and respect their voters' decisions on cannabis use. The legislation would also clarify that financial transactions with ...

Spain's new cabinent dominated by women Spain's new cabinent dominated by women

Spain has sworn in a new government which for the first time in the country's history includes more women than men. He is running a minority government - since his own party holds only 84 seats in the 350-seat chamber. Among the budget's key meas...

Afghan forces kill 10 Taliban after truce takes effect

Kunduz provincial governor spokesperson Nehmatullah Taimuri said five members of the local police force were also wounded in Saturday's attack on a police base in Qal-e-Zal district. A suicide bomber struck just outside the gathering as it was dis...

Readmit Russia to G7, US President Donald Trump says to world leaders Readmit Russia to G7, US President Donald Trump says to world leaders

It also recently kicked off a trade investigation that could trigger additional tariffs on imported cars. U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in a bilateral meeting at the G7 Summit in in Charlevoix...

California woman hospitalized after bison attacks her at Yellowstone National Park California woman hospitalized after bison attacks her at Yellowstone National Park

The attack is the second bison-related injury at Yellowstone this year, and Hancock is the fourth person to be harmed by wildlife in the park in more than a month. 'Give animals space when they're near trails, boardwalks, parking lots, or in develo...

Chinese President Xi Awards Putin Friendship Medal, Pledges Support Chinese President Xi Awards Putin Friendship Medal, Pledges Support

Mr. Xi and Mr. Putin are "soulmates who want to make their countries great again", Alexander Gabuev, senior fellow at the Carnegie Moscow Center, told AFP . Maria Repnikova, assistant professor in global communication at Georgia State University ...

State's Rights Bill on Marijuana Threatens to Divide Trump Administration State's Rights Bill on Marijuana Threatens to Divide Trump Administration

The President of the United States has shockingly announced he most likely will stand behind a congressional effort to end the federal ban on marijuana, a huge step that would reshape the cannabis industry and end the threat of a Justice Depart...

Stanford rape case judge removed from office Stanford rape case judge removed from office

Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, a former prosecutor appointed to the bench in 2003 by then-governor Gray Davis next month will become the first sitting judge recalled in more than 80 years in the state. But Persky told The Ass...

Doug Ford leads PCs to majority government Doug Ford leads PCs to majority government

The Progressive Conservatives won 76 ridings, while the NDP got 40. Even Tanya Granic Allen, who Ford kicked out as a PC candidate this election for anti-LGBT and anti-Muslim comments, appeared to be praising the PC win. Like his brother Rob, kno...

US pressures NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat US pressures NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat

Trump's first trip overseas as president included a stop at last year's North Atlantic Treaty Organization ( Nato ) governmental leaders meeting, allowing him to address European leaders who were anxious about whether the United States would continue...

Donald Trump: Melania Trump 'Can't Fly for One Month' Donald Trump: Melania Trump 'Can't Fly for One Month'

And so ends one of the silliest episodes in an already rather silly period in history. President Donald Trump has added to the intrigue surrounding his wife Melania's recent absence from the public eye following a kidney procedure . "First lady'...

Lava from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano creates new coastline Lava from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano creates new coastline

County civil defence officials had a day earlier put the confirmed number of homes destroyed during the past month at 130, all of them in and around the Leilani Estates community, where lava-spouting fissures opened up on the volcano's eastern flank ...

China hacked sensitive US Navy undersea warfare plans China hacked sensitive US Navy undersea warfare plans

Chinese government hackers have stolen a massive trove of sensitive information from a USA navy contractor, including secret plans to develop a new type of submarine-launched anti-ship missile, according to the Washington Post . Security professiona...

MACRON’S MUTINY: French President TURNS on TRUMP Ahead of G7 Summit MACRON’S MUTINY: French President TURNS on TRUMP Ahead of G7 Summit

As he headed to a G7 summit in Canada, Mr Trump said: " Russia should be in the meeting". A group photo masked the underlying tension, after Mr. "When we're at war with our allies, if we need something, we don't have them to turn to", said Conl...

Minnesota Woman's Obituary Goes Viral Minnesota Woman's Obituary Goes Viral

Kathleen Dehmlow was slammed by her children. The obituary goes on to note that five years later, Kathleen had an affair with her husband's brother, Lyle, and "abandoned" her children in 1962 to move to California with him. Despite some criticism i...

USA commando killed, four wounded in Somalia attack USA commando killed, four wounded in Somalia attack

U.S. Africa Command said in a statement that U.S. troops with Somalian and Kenyan forces came under mortar and small-arms fire Friday in Jubaland, Somalia, at around 2.45 p.m. Though the Pentagon initially described Miliken as operating behind So...

Paul Manafort: Trump's ex-chair hit with new obstruction of justice charges Paul Manafort: Trump's ex-chair hit with new obstruction of justice charges

The charges involve allegations that Manafort and Kilimnik tried to convince people to lie about an undisclosed lobbying effort on behalf of Ukraine's former pro-Russian government. Court documents say Manafort and an associate, identified as "Pers...

G7 leaders set to clash with combative Trump over tariffs, trade G7 leaders set to clash with combative Trump over tariffs, trade

Supply management has been an issue in every major trade global negotiation going back decades, forcing Canada to play defence instead of aggressively pursuing new export opportunities, particularly in agriculture. Just to make clear how much contemp...

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