Thursday July 19-th, 2018

Pope says countries must unite on migration, as Italy, France clash Pope says countries must unite on migration, as Italy, France clash

French President Emmanuel Macron accused Italy's government of "cynicism and irresponsibility". Italy recalled its French ambassador after Macron's comments. Following the standoff between Italy and Malta on the migrant rescue on Monday, MaltaTod...

Sanford upset in GOP primary Sanford upset in GOP primary

He added, "There's no motivation like self-motivation". One of her ads said "it's time for Mark Sanford to take a hike - for real this time". Arrington defeated Sanford, who often clashed with Trump , 51 percent to 47 percent, after the pre...

Vladimir Putin invites Kim Jong Un to Russian Federation

The message was passed to the president of the North Korean Supreme People's Assembly, Kim Yong Nam, visiting Moscow as the World Cup kicks off in the country. It was an unprecedented encounter that saw the leader of the world's most powerful democra...

Fast facts: Luzerne has been hard hit when tornadoes strike the region Fast facts: Luzerne has been hard hit when tornadoes strike the region

The powerful storm struck a shopping plaza late Wednesday night in Wilkes-Barre Township while the area was under a tornado warning. Joy Frie told The (Wilkes-Barre) Citizens' Voice that staff and patrons huddled in the kitchen of the bar where she b...

United Nations rights report on Kashmir violates India's sovereignty: MEA United Nations rights report on Kashmir violates India's sovereignty: MEA

The report's main focus is on IHK, the FO noted, and the "contents, scale and the narrative of killings, maiming, abuse and impunity articulated in the report is a reaffirmation of what Pakistan has long highlighted for the worldwide community".

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Chase Bishop charged over gun firing in bar Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Chase Bishop charged over gun firing in bar

He turned himself in on Tuesday morning after an arrest warrant was issued by Denver police, said Maro Casparian, a spokeswoman for the Denver District Attorney's Office. The victim suffered a serious but non-life threatening injury to the lo...

Trump Receives Nobel Peace Prize Nomination Trump Receives Nobel Peace Prize Nomination

The deadline for this year's prize passed in January, so this nomination would make him eligible for next year. The process of considering candidates and awarding the Nobel Peace Prize is done in Norway. "A process is underway to ensure world peace...

Trump Wins Fight Over Tariff Power in Senate Trump Wins Fight Over Tariff Power in Senate

But Corker said the issue is bigger than one amendment. McConnell termed it an "exercise in futility" becauseTrump would never sign such legislation. Trump returned the insult by suggesting on Twitter that Corker wouldn't even be able to get electe...

Comey 'deviated' from standard procedure in Clinton probe, report finds; Trump responds Comey 'deviated' from standard procedure in Clinton probe, report finds; Trump responds

But it found that his decisions were not driven by political bias. Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch may also come under scrutiny in the report. The two sides have said they didn't discuss anything related to the investigation. A document l...

Badger Creek Fire grows to more than 5,000 acres Tuesday Badger Creek Fire grows to more than 5,000 acres Tuesday

Those living below 20 Grand Road were placed on a pre-evacuation notice. It's not clear how many homes are being evacuated from two affected housing developments. Department of Agriculture said, citing the fire danger. Per officials, the clos...

Sarah Sanders criticizes report that she is leaving White House Sarah Sanders criticizes report that she is leaving White House

However, shortly after CBS News ran its report, Sanders complained on Twitter that the network went with its story "without even talking to me" and that she loved her job. Several staffers have left the Trump administration over the last several mo...

Trump, Children Accused of Breaking New York Charity Laws Trump, Children Accused of Breaking New York Charity Laws

Trump began tweeting soon after the charges were filed, dismissing the lawsuit as the work of "the sleazy New York Democrats" and claiming the foundation "took in $18,800,000 and gave out to charity more money than it took in, $19,200,000".

Shrewsbury MP Daniel Kawczynski takes swipe at Tory Brexit rebels Shrewsbury MP Daniel Kawczynski takes swipe at Tory Brexit rebels

Speaking in Munich, he welcomed political settlements in the House of Commons but warned "this can't be Britain just negotiating with itself; the real negotiation has to happen between the British negotiating team and the European Union negotia...

European Union leader Tusk says there's 'special place in heaven' for Trudeau European Union leader Tusk says there's 'special place in heaven' for Trudeau

In his news conference, Mr Trudeau had spoken of retaliatory measures that Canada would take next month in response to Mr Trump's decision to slap tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. "Canada, thank you for the flawless organisation of G7!", h...

Pompeo says North Korea sanctions to remain until complete denuclearization

He also included a Trumpian jab, comparing US journalists to the state-run press in North Korea. In 2017, Trump made similar comments about Kim. USA military has deployed four F-22 stealth fighter jets to the Korean Peninsula as another response to...

'Fool Trade': Trump continues to rip G7 in tweetstorm 'Fool Trade': Trump continues to rip G7 in tweetstorm

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro has apologized for saying that there was a "special place in hell" for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , after Trudeau announced that Canada would be slapping "equivalent tariffs" on the United...

Sarah Sanders, Raj Shah Latest Trump Staffers Said to Be Eyeing Exit Sarah Sanders, Raj Shah Latest Trump Staffers Said to Be Eyeing Exit

She told her followers, Does @ CBSNEWS know something I don't about my plans and my future? According to the network, neither Sanders nor Shah responded to repeated requests for comment before the story was published. Several White House staff...

Trump, Kim claim big summit success, but details are scant Trump, Kim claim big summit success, but details are scant

Trump responded. "I mean, this is what we have, and this is where we are, and I can only tell you from my experience, and I met him, I've spoken with him, and I've met him". Trump added in his remarks on Tuesday that the deal "cannot be renegotiated ...

Pompeo: US hopes for 'major' North Korea nuclear disarmament by 2020 Pompeo: US hopes for 'major' North Korea nuclear disarmament by 2020

He said negotiations would recommence "in the next week or so". To secure Kim's signature on the Singapore agreement, Washington jettisoned its historic focus on North Korean human rights abuses - a question officials in Tokyo will likely raise...

United Nations votes by strong majority to condemn Israel over Gaza violence United Nations votes by strong majority to condemn Israel over Gaza violence

Turkish Ambassador to the United Nations Feridun Siniroglu told the UNGA before the vote that the resolution wasn't about taking sides. Since the protests began on March 30, Israeli forces have killed 124 Palestinian and wounded more than 3,8...

Canada to officially host the 2026 FIFA World Cup Canada to officially host the 2026 FIFA World Cup

The tournament involves 32 national teams, including current champions Germany and World Cup newcomers Iceland and Panama. "Before even giving our official candidacy of the city of Montreal (for the World Cup as part of the United 2026 bid) t...

Korean leader arrives in Pyongyang after Trump summit

The report said they "celebrated" Kim "on the success of the summit". "By the way, Korean stuffed cucumber is stuffed with Koreans - Kim is a monster". US Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said Mr Trump's cost reasoning for halting the exercise...

Donald Trump 'optimistic' ahead of one-on-one talks with Kim Jong Donald Trump 'optimistic' ahead of one-on-one talks with Kim Jong

But there's reason to suspect that it is because they are barely moving at all. Even hours before the unprecedented meeting, it was unclear if it would produce a breakthrough or collapse in acrimony. The US and North Korea may be on the verge of a ...

Kim Jong-un's Flight to Singapore a Precision Maneuver Kim Jong-un's Flight to Singapore a Precision Maneuver

At 10am, North Korean vice-minister for foreign affairs, Choi Sun-hee, strode into the Ritz Carlton with her small team. The meeting is scheduled to take place at the Capella Hotel on Singapore's Sentosa Island on Tuesday. Even after touching dow...

Trump leaves hotel in Singapore for historic summit with DPRK leader Trump leaves hotel in Singapore for historic summit with DPRK leader

He said secretary of state Mike Pompeo and defence secretary Jim Mattis should have opposed the one-on-one meeting "in writing" - and called for the national security council to have a transcript of all interactions with the "brutal, nuclear armed ...

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