Wednesday June 19-th, 2019

Trump wants 'full and complete' sentence for Cohen Trump wants 'full and complete' sentence for Cohen

In the tweet , Trump asked why Cohen was allowed to get away with " terrible " things " having to do with fraud, big loans, Taxis, etc ." - a reference to Cohen's legal trouble around a tax evasion case involving a NY taxi business - without serving...

Former President George HW Bush dies at age 94 Former President George HW Bush dies at age 94

Bush and his wife Barbara Bush, left, speak before a college basketball regional final game between Gonzaga and Duke, in the NCAA basketball tournament in Houston . He defeated former Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis, the Democratic nominee, i...

Donald Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes: South Korea Donald Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes: South Korea

The two sides had reportedly been engaged in talks on the leaders' second meeting after the first, unprecedented one in Singapore in June. Trump and Xi agreed that "great progress has been made with respect to North Korea ", the White House st...

America mourns former president Bush America mourns former president Bush

Jim McGrath, Bush's spokesman, posted an image of Sully next to Bush's casket on Sunday along with the caption, "Mission complete". Thousands of mourners paid respects at a weekend candlelight vigil at a nearby pond, and others contributed to growing...

George H.W. Bush’s service dog, Sully, is honored: 'Mission complete' George H.W. Bush’s service dog, Sully, is honored: 'Mission complete'

Bush's service dog, Sully, next to the casket of his owner. Sully the dog will be travelling with the casket on the flight from Texas to Washington DC on Monday. He is named after retired airline pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III , who famous...

'It's real me': Nigerian president denies dying and being replaced by clone 'It's real me': Nigerian president denies dying and being replaced by clone

A screenshot of CNN's report of President Buhari's cloning rumour. The conference is expected to finalise the rule book in the implementation of the Paris agreement on climate change reached in December 2015 in France. It adds that a video of t...

Pope concerned about homosexual 'trend' influencing Catholic Church Pope concerned about homosexual 'trend' influencing Catholic Church

In 2013, just months after assuming the papacy, Francis said: "If someone is gay and is searching for the Lord and has good will, then who am I to judge him?" signifying a softer tone on homosexuality. "In our society, it even seems that homosexual...

Led coalition announces senior ISIS leader killed in Syria strike Led coalition announces senior ISIS leader killed in Syria strike

Col. Sean Ryan, a US military spokesman, identified the Islamic State commander as Abu al-Umarayn and said he was killed in "precision strikes" in a desert area known as Badiya. Kassig was captured October 1, 2013, while delivering aid in Syria thr...

Bush's service dog lies next to former president's casket

Sully is named after former airline pilot Chesley B. Bush received Sully in June from America's VetDogs nonprofit organization. Sully has his own Instagram account; here he is shown "assisting with voting" as Mr Bush cast his ballot in last...

Spain: Far-Right Party Vox Emerges in Regional Elections Spain: Far-Right Party Vox Emerges in Regional Elections

The governing Socialist Party still won more than any other party - 33 seats - but with a greatly reduced majority. With the Socialists weakened in a region they governed since Franco's death and which they could now lose to a right-wing coalition,...

See everything Priyanka Chopra wore on her wedding weekend See everything Priyanka Chopra wore on her wedding weekend

The wedding was officiated by Nick's father, Kevin Jonas Sr. Priyanka's cousin and actor Parineeti Chopra, who performed on stage, welcomed Nick warmly to her family and is all praise for her jiju (brother-in-law). Their traditional fir...

UK Opposition Warns PM of 'Historic Constitutional Row' Over Brexit Legal Advice UK Opposition Warns PM of 'Historic Constitutional Row' Over Brexit Legal Advice

Under opposition pressure, the government promised last month to show Parliament the legal advice from Attorney General Geoffrey Cox "in full". The prime minister has so far refused to give MPs the full legal advice, with one source in her Cabine...

People paying their respects at the home of George H.W. Bush People paying their respects at the home of George H.W. Bush

James A. Baker III, secretary of state in the Bush administration, stated that "The legacy of George H.W. Bush will be forever etched in the history of America and the world". "Reducing the scourge of nuclear weapons and building a broad worldwide co...

Number of missing from Camp Fire dwindles to 49 Number of missing from Camp Fire dwindles to 49

A Northern California sheriff's office released harrowing body camera footage of a deputy who was almost overrun by flames as he helped with evacuations the night the deadly Camp Fire swept through Paradise. In the final tense moments of the video, t...

English couple thanks NYC police for finding lost engagement ring English couple thanks NYC police for finding lost engagement ring

Police say the couple, who had returned to England, got in touch and the ring will get back to them. He then tweeted a photo of the happy couple, saying: "Congrats to John and his betrothed, Daniella (they're from across the pond, about 2 hours n...

'Inevitable' Labour will seek to oust PM if loses Brexit vote 'Inevitable' Labour will seek to oust PM if loses Brexit vote

The Prime Minister said the summit had been "productive", with "friends and partners making clear that they are keen to sign and implement ambitious free trade agreements with us as soon as possible". The country would be locked into a customs unio...

Kensington Palace Breaks Silence After Kate-Meghan Feud Rumors Kensington Palace Breaks Silence After Kate-Meghan Feud Rumors

The speculation was prompted by last month's announcement that Harry, 34, and Meghan, 37, are to leave Kensington Palace, where they now live in cosy Nottingham Cottage, to Windsor, where they will live in Frogmore Cottage on the Queen's estate.

Russia massing forces at Ukraine border Russia massing forces at Ukraine border

On Saturday, Russian President Vladimir Putin explained Moscow's position on the Kerch Strait incident to German Chancellor Angela Merkel over a G20 breakfast meeting. Ukrainian officials announced earlier on Friday that all Russian men aged betwee...

Modi terms Japan-US-India partnership as `JAI`, says it means success Modi terms Japan-US-India partnership as `JAI`, says it means success

Raveesh Kumar took to his Twitter handle, acclaiming the Prime Minister for "Making India's voice count!" He also appealed the Countries to join the global solar alliance to harness the energy which does not affect the environment. Talking to reporte...

Comey makes deal over House subpoena, backs off legal fight Comey makes deal over House subpoena, backs off legal fight

Comey tweeted, " Grateful for a fair hearing from judge". He said Republicans, who lead the committee, told him he's free to speak afterward and that a transcript would be released a day later. The Kremlin has denied meddling in the US elections, an...

Saudi prince steps beyond the Khashoggi scandal at G20 summit Saudi prince steps beyond the Khashoggi scandal at G20 summit

Erdogan said the Saudis have refused to help Turkish prosecutors with information on the whereabouts of Khashoggi's body and the identities of accomplices said to have supported the visiting Saudi hit squad. Trudeau is set to hold bilateral meetings...

Mattis: Putin 'tried again to muck around in our elections' Mattis: Putin 'tried again to muck around in our elections'

Mattis did not elaborate on his claim that Russian Federation tried to interfere in last month's elections, adding only, "We are seeing a continued effort along those lines". US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is accusing Russian Federation of having me...

Former Trump lawyer Cohen asks for no prison time Former Trump lawyer Cohen asks for no prison time

He also pleaded guilty in August to paying two women to keep silent about affair allegations to influence the 2016 presidential election "at the direction of the candidate", referring to Trump . "Michael's decision to cooperate and take full respo...

French protesters clash with police in Paris; 63 arrested French protesters clash with police in Paris; 63 arrested

Police fired tear gas and used water cannons to try and push the demonstrators back. A popular revolt over fuel tax hikes and high living costs erupted suddenly on November 17 and has spread quickly via social media. Castaner had already said on Th...

Bill to protect Russian Federation investigation stalls in U.S. Senate Bill to protect Russian Federation investigation stalls in U.S. Senate

The Hill noted that the Senate Judiciary Committee has passed legislation to protect Mueller, or any other special counsel, in the event he or she was sacked - but the bill has stalled amid opposition from GOP leadership. The bill had previously p...

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