Wednesday July 15-th, 2020

Morrison talks down fears of a US-Australia trade dispute Morrison talks down fears of a US-Australia trade dispute

USA border agents have apprehended an increasing number of people, largely from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador, who crossed the southern US border in recent months, many of them hoping to win asylum to stay in the U.S. In words directed at the U...

Trump visit: Mayor gives inflatable baby clearance to fly Trump visit: Mayor gives inflatable baby clearance to fly

The Trump Baby team, part of the Stop Trump coalition, said the blimp would fly only if £30,000 were raised for charities "pushing back against the politics of hate..." The balloon depicts the Republican president as an angry baby, wearing a nappy an...

President Trump Denies Meghan Markle 'Nasty' Comment Despite Recording President Trump Denies Meghan Markle 'Nasty' Comment Despite Recording

She added that she hoped Meghan would become "less show business and more royal" as she settles into her new role. But this time, Trump refrained from provoking a full-blown spat, quickly emphasizing in the same interview with the Sun that "I...

Gunfire, blasts in Sudan's capital as protest site raided Gunfire, blasts in Sudan's capital as protest site raided

Thousands of young men and women have been taking turns to camp outside the Defence Ministry since April. "The protesters holding a sit-in in front of the army general command are facing a massacre in a treacherous attempt to disperse the protest",...

Trump calls London mayor Khan ‘the twin of de Blasio, except shorter’ Trump calls London mayor Khan ‘the twin of de Blasio, except shorter’

Media captionTrump's United Kingdom state visit: What's happening? Trump's arrival in the capital is due to be followed by a protest through central London against the visit on Tuesday, with the "Trump baby" blimp made for his visit a year ago ...

China says trade war 'has not made America great again' China says trade war 'has not made America great again'

Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen, who led the working-level team in earlier negotiations, said on Sunday that the U.S. bears responsibility for the collapse of trade talks, and noted that any deal must include "balanced" language between the two c...

Woman dies taking pictures at Lake Tahoe Woman dies taking pictures at Lake Tahoe

Espinosa had three children, according to a GoFundMe page posted by her brother in order to raise funds for funeral costs. The North Tahoe Fire Protection District said in a statement that the woman died Friday at Eagle Falls, where water cas...

Trump Tells The UK to 'Walk Away' From Europe Trump Tells The UK to 'Walk Away' From Europe

After a private lunch with the monarch, he will look at some of her artworks, and then travel to Westminster Abbey, where he will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Mr Johnson, writing in the Daily Telegraph , said there was a "yawning...

British businessman Philip Green charged with misdemeanour assault in US British businessman Philip Green charged with misdemeanour assault in US

Arcadia Group said in a statement on Green's behalf that he "strenuously denies" the allegations, and noted that 'contrary to previous suggestions in the media, there is no allegation of any sexual assault or misconduct made by the prosecution'.

North Korea's former top nuclear envoy seen with Kim Jong Un: KCNA North Korea's former top nuclear envoy seen with Kim Jong Un: KCNA

But Hyon, the leader of Kim Jong Un's hand-picked all-female Moranbong band, proved to be very much alive and later emerged as a key member of the regime, accompanying the leader during his meetings with U.S. Kim Jong Un declared in April that the ...

Virginia Beach Police Vow To Never Name Yesterday's Shooting Suspect Again Virginia Beach Police Vow To Never Name Yesterday's Shooting Suspect Again

Mr Cervera said investigators are retracing the gunman's activities on the day of the attack, using his electronic keycard to track his movements through secure areas of the building. At one point, the suspect fired at officers through a door and a w...

State Department Now Requiring Social Media Info From ‘Most’ Visa Applicants State Department Now Requiring Social Media Info From ‘Most’ Visa Applicants

The Trump administration plans to require immigrants applying to come to the United States to submit five years of social media history, it announced Thursday, setting up a potential scouring of their Twitter and Facebook histories. Previously, socia...

John Bercow backed for decision to remain in chair John Bercow backed for decision to remain in chair

The question which came to haunt Theresa May in the months, weeks and days prior to the Prime Minister's tearful resignation last week is equally pertinent to John Bercow, the Speaker of the House of Commons, who appears just as reluctant to give up ...

Stepmom intentionally set 5-year-old girl's face on fire, police say Stepmom intentionally set 5-year-old girl's face on fire, police say

There were burns running down both sides of the girl's cheeks, to below the jawline, and some small burns on her shoulders. Police said that Jimenez told officers that the injury to the child had been the result of an accident lighting a candle.

FAA says some Boeing 737 Max jets may have faulty parts FAA says some Boeing 737 Max jets may have faulty parts

The 737 MAX was grounded globally in March after a crash in Ethiopia killed all 157 people on board, the model's second deadly crash in five months, and is unlikely to return to service before August as the company works to fix its issues.

China says war with US would be a disaster as tensions mount China says war with US would be a disaster as tensions mount

Speaking at an annual security conference in Singapore on Sunday, Wei Fenghe says: "Should anybody risk crossing the bottom line, the PLA will resolutely take action and defeat all enemies". China claims the huge stretch of water nearly in its en...

Taliban leader vows to keep fighting in Afghanistan Taliban leader vows to keep fighting in Afghanistan

The continued violence in Afghanistan comes even as the Taliban and the U.S. are set to begin a new round of peace talks in Doha this month. "The Islamic Emirate (Taliban) with its peaceful policy invites America to adopt a policy of reason and und...

Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit

Touching upon outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May , Trump said "They've got to get it done". "We are anticipating a number of additional protests to take place across central London throughout the duration of the President's visit", the Met...

Mexican president hints at migration concessions to defuse U.S. trade spat Mexican president hints at migration concessions to defuse U.S. trade spat

Mexico's President Andrés Manuel López Obrador also said Saturday that a delegate would explain what his country is doing to deal with illegal immigration in an upcoming meeting with USA officials in Washington, DC. In a surprise announcement that ...

Lebanon's Hezbollah vows to confront U.S. Middle East plan Lebanon's Hezbollah vows to confront U.S. Middle East plan

But he said that Washington would respond to any attacks with military force, as Arab leaders met on Thursday to discuss what they deem a rising threat from Tehran. The US recently sent an aircraft carrier strike group, 1,500 troops and a regiment of...

Virginia Beach Police release timeline of response to mass shooting Virginia Beach Police release timeline of response to mass shooting

Still, Schumer says the background check legislation could help prevent future shootings. Police previously said the gunman had used a.45-calibre semi-automatic pistol equipped with a sound suppressor and high-capacity magazines. In a news conferen...

Barr Knocks Media for Turning Blind Eye to Surveillance Against Trump Campaign Barr Knocks Media for Turning Blind Eye to Surveillance Against Trump Campaign

And now Russian Federation has disappeared because I had nothing to do with Russian Federation helping me to get elected. "I assumed I'd get answers when I went in and I have not gotten answers that are well satisfactory, and in fact probably have ...

Judge releases Navy SEAL charged with murder Judge releases Navy SEAL charged with murder

Attorneys for Special Operations Chief Gallagher are scheduled to argue in military court Wednesday, May 29, 2019, that the case against him has been tainted by lies, withholding evidence and conducting surveillance on the defense. The defense said m...

Pompeo Says US Prepared to Talk to Iran 'with No Preconditions' Pompeo Says US Prepared to Talk to Iran 'with No Preconditions'

Until now, Iranian officials have dismissed the idea of talks without first removing sanctions reimposed on Iran when the United States pulled out of the 2015 nuclear deal a year ago. The US is sending hundreds of additional troops to the region afte...

Isolated Storm Sunday Afternoon Isolated Storm Sunday Afternoon

It's a "Marginal" risk elsewhere. Temperatures will be much cooler, in the 60s primarily. Another round of severe thunderstorms could be moving through the area this afternoon, bringing possible damaging winds and large hail. By Thursday night, exp...

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