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Government reform protests gather pace in Poland

Government reform protests gather pace in Poland

But the government, led by Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, insists that the measures are needed and will strengthen democracy. Insisting that "the constitution gives me a six-year term", Gersdorf...

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3,000 migrant children still separated from parents, official says

3,000 migrant children still separated from parents, official says

Last week, a federal judge issued a nationwide injunction against family separation, ruling that all kids must be reunited with their parents within 30 days, while those under five must be reunited by...

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Nauru has shot itself in the foot with ABC ban

Amnesty International said the ban was a "brazen" attempt to suppress coverage of the treatment of asylum seekers in the Australian-funded offshore processing centre. While the many political and medi...

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Doomsday cult leader, followers executed for 1995 sarin attack in Tokyo subway

Doomsday cult leader, followers executed for 1995 sarin attack in Tokyo subway

Asahara had been on death row for masterminding a 1995 sarin gas attack on the Tokyo subways and other crimes. More than 20 years of trials involving Aum members came to an end in January 2018 w...

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Kremlin 'Categorically' Denying Involvement in Second Suspected Novichok Poisoning

Kremlin 'Categorically' Denying Involvement in Second Suspected Novichok Poisoning

Britain has accused Russian Federation of poisoning the Skripals with Novichok - a nerve agent developed by the Soviet military during the Cold War - in what is the first known offensive use of su...

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USA ambassador tries to lower expectation for Trump-Putin meeting

USA ambassador tries to lower expectation for Trump-Putin meeting

Mr. Trump and Mr. Putin will meet alone at the summit because the president decided that this is the right time for direct communication, said Mr. Huntsman . Putin, which they would say bolster alle...

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Hikers who went missing at Shannon Falls found dead

Hikers who went missing at Shannon Falls found dead

None of the three people involved have been found at this time, but the search will continue through the night and into tomorrow when specialized RCMP and SAR teams will be on-site. "We've had a num...

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Mother Teresa's charity sold babies: Indian police

Jharkhand Police arrested a woman and detained two others working at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity for selling a 14-day-old child illegally. Ranchi SSP Anish Gupta said, "Two arrests have...

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U.S. started biggest trade war in history, China forced to retaliate - Beijing

U.S. started biggest trade war in history, China forced to retaliate - Beijing

But if the scope of the tariffs widened then New Zealand could be affected - either through intermediary goods sold into the United States or China for further processing or because markets were dis...

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Dozens of Chinese tourists missing after boat capsizes off Thailand

Dozens of Chinese tourists missing after boat capsizes off Thailand

Helicopters, police and fishing boats were deployed early Friday as the rescue mission restarted. The reason for the discrepancy was not clear. A second boat also overturned off Phuket on Thursday...

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Black Oregon lawmaker says constituent called cops on her for canvassing neighborhood

Black Oregon lawmaker says constituent called cops on her for canvassing neighborhood

Rep Janelle Bynum , Oregon State Representative in House District 51, is running for re-election in November this year. She said she asked to meet the constituent who made the call, but the woman w...

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ROFL: Rowling on the floor laughing at Trump's ‘pore’ choice of homophones

ROFL: Rowling on the floor laughing at Trump's ‘pore’ choice of homophones

Rowling then pointed out that Trump had misspelled "pore" as 'pour, ' whilst throwing an unsubtle shade at him for bragging about writing many books by mentioning he had a ghost writer. Folks on Tw...

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Pompeo Heads to North Korea to Firm Up Denuclearization Plans

Pompeo Heads to North Korea to Firm Up Denuclearization Plans

Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, says North Korea could dismantle its nuclear arsenal within a year, but other US officials have said they hope it can be accomplished by the end of Trum...

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Ky. Judge Not On Top 3 List For Supreme Court Position

Ky. Judge Not On Top 3 List For Supreme Court Position

Lee's biggest selling point, according to Cruz, is the fact that he's a known commodity, not inclined to deviate from his views if confirmed , and has built relationships with members of the Democr...

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Senate report affirms intelligence community's conclusion that Russia favored Trump over Clinton

Senate report affirms intelligence community's conclusion that Russia favored Trump over Clinton

The Senate panel released a summary Tuesday of its examination of the intelligence community's January 2017 assessment , which laid out the case of Russia's election meddling and concluded that P...

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Americans Want Tough But Sensible Immigration Laws

Americans Want Tough But Sensible Immigration Laws

A local contingent protested against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Hartford on Monday morning as part of an national effort to end immigrant detentions that can separate families. It c...

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Concerns about North Korea denuclearisation overshadow Mike Pompeo’s visit

North Korea agreed at the summit to "work toward denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula", but the joint statement signed by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. "We have developed a program"...

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Giant ‘Trump Baby’ to fly over London during USA president’s visit

Giant ‘Trump Baby’ to fly over London during USA president’s visit

The mayor's operations team met with the activists and gave them permission to use the square as a "grounding point", the outlet reports. The 20-foot balloon will be restricted from flying any highe...

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Father protecting his children killed by polar bear in Canada

Father protecting his children killed by polar bear in Canada

Another community member was able to kill the bear, and Gibbons was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. About 2,500 people live the area. A relative said he "died a hero", telling his daug...

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5 things you didn

5 things you didn"t know about America"s Independence Day"

So, if you want to know what you're really celebrating today - here are five "facts" about Independence Day that might actually be totally false. The Continental Congress actually declared the 13 ...

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Ghost Ship defendants take plea deal

Ghost Ship defendants take plea deal

Max Harris, the artist collective's executive director, will be sentenced to six years. They were gagged until after Tuesday's hearing. 'You knew you had a faulty warehouse. Fire officials were un...

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Seemingly unconscious woman who fell out of SUV found safe

Seemingly unconscious woman who fell out of SUV found safe

It explained that the woman, Jaiya Lee, accidentally "fell out" of the Ford Expedition, which was being driven by her boyfriend, Marquis Mills. The three adults in the SUV told police Lee had leaned...

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Tropical depression has formed in Atlantic Ocean: National Hurricane Center

Tropical depression has formed in Atlantic Ocean: National Hurricane Center

At 11 a.m. Thursday the center of Tropical Depression Two was located near latitude 10.2 North, longitude 41.4 West. The area of low pressure was in the process of moving inland over southeastern Lo...

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LG has no independent decision-making power, rules Supreme Court

LG has no independent decision-making power, rules Supreme Court

In a major relief to Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi power tussle case, the Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that the Lieutenant Governor (L-G) has "no independent decision-making power" and he can not be ...

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U.S. senators on rare visit to Moscow ahead of Putin-Trump summit

U.S. senators on rare visit to Moscow ahead of Putin-Trump summit

While gently encouraged by the progress made between the two countries, Peskov cautioned it was "too early" to speak of a thaw in U.S. -Russia relations, ahead of a visit to Moscow by a U.S. He also...

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Bruce McArthur case lead detective to provide update on new search effort

Bruce McArthur case lead detective to provide update on new search effort

Det. Sgt. Hank Idsinga, the lead investigator in the case, had said earlier this year that the search for further remains at the Mallory Crescent location will continue once the weather warmed up and ...

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Before NATO Summit, Trump Sets Tone With Warning Letters

Before NATO Summit, Trump Sets Tone With Warning Letters

In an email Tuesday to The Associated Press, Norwegian Defense Minister Frank Bakke-Jensen said "Norway stands by its decision of the NATO Summit in 2014 and is following up on this". "It's much too...

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At least six protesters arrested after hanging banner from Statue of Liberty

At least six protesters arrested after hanging banner from Statue of Liberty

News helicopter video showed the climber sitting by the bottom of the statue's robes Wednesday, while police stood nearby. She was eventually tethered between two officers and climbed down to the prom...

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Trump Reportedly Pressed Officials About Invading Venezuela

Trump Reportedly Pressed Officials About Invading Venezuela

The suggestion stunned those present at the Oval Office meeting, including secretary of state Rex Tillerson and national security adviser HR McMaster, both of whom have since left the administratio...

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Rebels discuss with Russian Federation a deal to end fighting in southern Syria

Rebels discuss with Russian Federation a deal to end fighting in southern Syria

The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Thursday, July 5, to discuss the Syrian army's Russia-backed offensive against rebel groups that has forced some 300,000 people to flee, diplomat...

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Israel tells Khan Al-Ahmar Palestinians leave by Friday

Israel tells Khan Al-Ahmar Palestinians leave by Friday

Israel captured the territory in the 1967 Mideast war. Police said 11 protesters were arrested during the clashes, while the Palestinian Red Crescent said 35 protesters were injured during the demo...

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Texas mother sold child, tried to sell 2 more, authorities say

Texas mother sold child, tried to sell 2 more, authorities say

During their investigation, they also arrested two other individuals. At approximately 6 a.m., DPS Special Agents executed a drug search warrant inside the city limits of Corpus Christi. Two other p...

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One Council Bans Bouncy Castles After Norfolk Death

One Council Bans Bouncy Castles After Norfolk Death

Ava-May Littleboy, 3, died after being thrown from the inflatable trampoline on a beach, Norfolk Police have said. The little girl was taken to James Paget Hospital in Great Yarmouth, where she died...

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Iran Slams ‘Sinister’ Paris Attack Plot against it

Iran Slams ‘Sinister’ Paris Attack Plot against it

Just out that the Obama Administration granted citizenship, during the awful Iran Deal negotiation, to 2,500 Iranians - including to government officials. Jeff Prescott, the former senior director on ...

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Son on life support no excuse to skip work, manager tells employee

Son on life support no excuse to skip work, manager tells employee

The distraught mother made a decision to stay by her son's side as he fought to stay alive. A woman in MI nearly lost her job after her boss threatened to fire her if she won't show up for w...

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Rep. Jordan Denies He Knew About Abuse While Coach at Ohio State

Rep. Jordan Denies He Knew About Abuse While Coach at Ohio State

Three former team wrestlers told NBC News that Jordan knew about the alleged abuse - or would have had to been willfully ignorant not to be aware of what they called an open secret. Yetts says it wa...

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Japanese tourist dies climbing Australia's Uluru

His death is not being treated as suspicious and a report is being prepared for the coroner, police said. Uluru , the second largest monolith on Earth after Mt Augustus in Western Australia, has prof...

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Trump pressed aides on Venezuela invasion, US official says

The suggestion stunned those present at the Oval Office meeting, including secretary of state Rex Tillerson and national security adviser HR McMaster, both of whom have since left the administration...

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WTO has treated USA very badly; hopes it mends its ways

WTO has treated USA very badly; hopes it mends its ways

The global commercial order is being shaken by the Trump administration's use of an obscure United States trade-law provision on national security to justify steel and aluminium tariffs against a host...

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Siri heckles United Kingdom defense secretary as he speaks to Parliament

Siri heckles United Kingdom defense secretary as he speaks to Parliament

The Cabinet minister fumbled to find his phone while Siri, speaking in what is thought to be a first from the despatch box, said: "I found something on the web for Syrian democratic forces supported...

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