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Schumer says he told Trump to impose China tariffs 3 weeks ago

Schumer says he told Trump to impose China tariffs 3 weeks ago

The tariffs will still target autos, including those imported by General Motors Co and Volvo, owned by China's Geely Automobile Holdings, and electric cars. Beijing and Washington had held three roun...

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White House Sees an Edge in Trade Dispute With China

White House Sees an Edge in Trade Dispute With China

With the sell-off, the Dow has wiped out all its gains for the year. This situation is no longer sustainable. The S&P 500 posted seven new 52-week highs and five new lows; the Nasdaq Composite rec...

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Fatal Dreamworld ride had previous malfunctions, inquest hears

Fatal Dreamworld ride had previous malfunctions, inquest hears

A coronial inquest heard a worker at the theme park sent an email saying: " I shudder when I think if there had been guests on the ride " after an incident in 2001. The four ride passengers were kille...

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South Texas Deputy Arrested on Allegation of Child Sexual Assault

South Texas Deputy Arrested on Allegation of Child Sexual Assault

Nunez has been placed on administrative leave, during which 10 days are paid, Salazar said . Salazar said investigators believe the girl had been assaulted multiple times over the course of several...

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Legalized Weed Just Months Away After Bill C-45 Officially Passes

Legalized Weed Just Months Away After Bill C-45 Officially Passes

The leg had been tossed back and forth between the House and the Senate over a series of amendments, including an attempt to allow provinces to ban home growing, although that had failed.Quebec and Ma...

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Three reasons to (cautiously) celebrate Supreme Court on gerrymandering

Three reasons to (cautiously) celebrate Supreme Court on gerrymandering

In 2012 the party won less than half the vote for the Assembly but still got more than 60 percent of the seats. On Monday, however, the Supreme Court - on narrow, technical grounds - punted on two...

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Trump huddles with Republicans as backlash over family separations intensifies

Trump huddles with Republicans as backlash over family separations intensifies

There is no law mandating the separation of children and parents at the border. President Trump met with House Republicans to discuss immigration policy this afternoon in an atmosphere tha...

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UK Home Office returns epileptic boy's medicinal cannabis oil

UK Home Office returns epileptic boy's medicinal cannabis oil

He began the treatment in the United States legally two years ago. On Monday, Caldwell, 50, from Castlederg, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, flew with the boy and a six-month supply of the medication u...

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Today in Trump's Prison Camps for Children: White House Ignores Their Cries

Today in Trump's Prison Camps for Children: White House Ignores Their Cries

The zero-tolerance policy separates families by prosecuting parents and other border-crossers for entering the United States without authorization. He will travel to Capitol Hill as Democrats hurl c...

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United States 'to announce withdrawal from UN human rights council'

United States 'to announce withdrawal from UN human rights council'

Instead, the U.S. State Dept.is making the historic move to protest what it calls is the Council's anti-Israel bias . She has also called for ways to expel members of the council that have poor hum...

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Macedonia name change deal with Greece leads to violent protests

Macedonia name change deal with Greece leads to violent protests

Protestors also hurled stones and bottles at policemen in front of the parliament. Greek Prime Minister Tsipras called the agreement "patriotic", and one that "respects the fundamental values of b...

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Trump threatens China with new $200 billion tariffs, China vows to retaliate

Trump threatens China with new $200 billion tariffs, China vows to retaliate

Derek Scissors, a China scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, a Washington think tank, said that means China will soon run out of imports of USA goods on which to impose retaliatory tariffs....

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Pentagon cancels Freedom Guardian military drill with South Korea

Pentagon cancels Freedom Guardian military drill with South Korea

Trump also said that halting the drills is reasonable as they are "tremendously expensive" and " provocative " in an announcement that took Washington's security allies in Asia and some USA de...

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'Minor explosion' reported at north London tube station

'Minor explosion' reported at north London tube station

People are being asked to avoid the area. Enquires are ongoing to establish the cause of the reported explosion, but officers say they do not believe it's terror-related at this time. As police's ...

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United States to Withdraw from UN Human Rights Council Today

The State Department didn't immediately comment. The decision was reportedly based on the Council's bias against Israel and its extension of membership to notorious human rights abusers. Israel's Am...

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Jeff Sessions Says Immigration Laws & Border Wall Will End Family Separation

Jeff Sessions Says Immigration Laws & Border Wall Will End Family Separation

Under the Trump administration's policy, they say, prosecutors are told to prosecute everyone who crosses the border illegally for "illegal entry", which they say forces them into a criminal process...

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UK Government Details New Medical Cannabis Plans

UK Government Details New Medical Cannabis Plans

Officials last week confiscated cannabis-oil from the mother of Billy Caldwell, who was attempting to bring the medicine to the United Kingdom from Canada to treat her son. Hague argued the case of Bi...

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United States plans to withdraw from UN Human Rights Council

The UNHRC has become notorious for attacking Israel over false claims of human rights abuses, while ignoring real human rights abuses by its own member states, many of which are tyrannies. Addressin...

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Thomas Markle breaks silence over royal wedding in first TV interview

Thomas Markle breaks silence over royal wedding in first TV interview

After a few days of feeling better, the heart issues returned and he needed emergency surgery: 'The doctors said 'This is what doctors call the widow maker.' It would have killed me'. I sort of disagr...

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At Least 5 Dead After SUV Carrying Illegal Immigrants Crashes - Timothy Meads

At Least 5 Dead After SUV Carrying Illegal Immigrants Crashes - Timothy Meads

Customs and Border Protection. A driver of the third vehicle, the Chevrolet Suburban, failed to stop when approached by a border agent on Highway 190, so a sheriff's deputy took over the chase. ProPub...

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US poised to announce exit from UN human rights council

US poised to announce exit from UN human rights council

A State Department spokeswoman didn't immediately respond to a request for comment, while the United Nations said it hadn't received a notification that the u.s. It was not immediately clear if the ...

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FYROM name change deal with Greece signed by leaders

FYROM name change deal with Greece signed by leaders

The deal, which has been protested by hardliners on both sides of the border, must now be ratified by the respective parliaments, and will also be put to a referendum in Macedonia . "We have forces t...

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Israel targets Palestinians launching 'fire balloons'…

Israel targets Palestinians launching 'fire balloons'…

The Israeli Air Force on Sunday evening attacked three targets connected to a group of Palestinians who had launched incendiary balloons into southern Israel on Sunday evening. "You would be in your...

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Father’s day special: For dads with an empty nest

Father’s day special: For dads with an empty nest

Carter, director in ACF's Office of Family Assistance, which oversees the fatherhood program. My own sons are wonderful fathers as well and have been fully involved in their children's lives. In the...

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Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families

Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families

According to the former prosecutors, the policy - which mandates the arrest of anyone caught entering the USA illegally - is a waste of dire resources as well, given the punishment for the misdemeano...

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Woman injures 2 in southern France with box cutter

Woman injures 2 in southern France with box cutter

The radio station says Toulon prosecutor Bernard Marchal said the attacker has been detained. A woman working at a checkout counter was also wounded, though not as seriously. A sense of edginess has...

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In Trump rebuke, US Senate votes to reimpose ban on China’s ZTE

In Trump rebuke, US Senate votes to reimpose ban on China’s ZTE

Commerce banned ZTE from buying American parts-including Qualcomm computer chips-that it depends on to manufacture its products. ZTE was hit in April with a seven-year ban barring USA suppliers se...

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How is Congress addressing separation of families at border?

How is Congress addressing separation of families at border?

Crime has fallen off dramatically in Germany, with the country's internal ministry reporting last month that criminal offenses in Germany totaled 5.76 million in 2017, the lowest number since 1992, le...

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Sessions on Border Controversy: 'We're Doing the Right Thing' - Leah Barkoukis

Trump has incorrectly referred to the policy as a "law", blamed Democrats for not acting on immigration and suggesting that his hands are tied when it comes to the policy. In the six weeks after Ses...

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Huge python eats woman checking her vegetable garden [GRAPHIC IMAGE]

Huge python eats woman checking her vegetable garden [GRAPHIC IMAGE]

Faris said the victim's garden, about half a mile from her house, is located in a rocky area with caves and cliffs believed to contain many snakes. When Tiba didn't return by the morning, her sister...

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Donald Trump weighs in on German immigration debate

Donald Trump weighs in on German immigration debate

President Trump tweeted: "The people of Germany are turning against their leadership as migration is rocking the already tenuous Berlin coalition". Chancellor Angela Merkel's fourth-term govern...

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One dead as ferry carrying 80 people sinks in Indonesia

One dead as ferry carrying 80 people sinks in Indonesia

The National Disaster Mitigation Agency said earlier there were unconfirmed reports of up to 130 people on board the ferry, which was hit by high waves and strong winds. Lake Toba fills the caldera of...

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Recording of Screaming Children at Border Released

Recording of Screaming Children at Border Released

The Trump administration is under fire for its policy of separating children from their parents at the US-Mexico border. She wrote: "I appreciate the need to enforce and protect our worldwide ...

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Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killed

Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killed

Prince Norodom Ranariddh and his wife Ouk Phalla after casting their votes at a polling station in Phnom Penh . Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh talks to jounalists during a press conference in ...

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1 dead, 20 wounded in shooting at New Jersey all-night arts festival

1 dead, 20 wounded in shooting at New Jersey all-night arts festival

Numerous 20 injured were treated for gunshot wounds, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri said Sunday morning. "It's bad, I feel bad, especially on Father's Day", Rivas said. All hell broke loose"...

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Kim Jong-un visits China

Kim Jong-un visits China

Kim that "there is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea ", critics have seized on a lack of specifics in the joint statement. North Korean diplomats talking to South Korean officials in the...

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France weighing possible minesweeping operation at Yemen port - ministry

France weighing possible minesweeping operation at Yemen port - ministry

On the other hand, "the war against the Houthis in northern Yemen has resulted in Saudi Arabia's borders being regularly breached, missiles being fired at Saudi cities, worldwide shipping being th...

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Renewed U.S.-China trade spat boosts safety demand for yen

Renewed U.S.-China trade spat boosts safety demand for yen

The US "practice of extreme pressure and blackmail departed from the consensus reached by both sides during multiple negotiations and has also greatly disappointed worldwide society", it said. Could T...

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Greece, Macedonia Sign Landmark Name Pact

The deal will ultimately pave the way for Macedonia to join European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation which was resisted by Greece. Thousands of Greeks protested outside parliament aga...

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Meghan Markle's dad was reportedly paid more than $50k for TV interview

Meghan Markle's dad was reportedly paid more than $50k for TV interview

The Queen is helping educate the newest Royal the proper etiquette of the family, as well as sharing some quality bonding time with Markle. "She was so handsome walking down that aisle, and so proud...

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