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John Bolton to take tough stance against ICC

Bolton will also say that the State Department will announce the closure of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) office in Washington out of concern about Palestinian attempts to prompt an ...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to visit Melbourne

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to visit Melbourne

Fuelling speculation that an announcement isn't far away, is a report circulating in the United Kingdom that Meghan's mum Doria Ragland - who we all remember as the elegant and well-respected woman ...

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Air blitz on Idlib raises fears of fears of imminent assault

Air blitz on Idlib raises fears of fears of imminent assault

Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman said it was the heaviest bombardment since August 10, when at least 53 civilians were killed in Idlib and the neighbouring province of Aleppo. More than 3 million p...

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Google pulls Putin critic’s videos from YouTube

Google pulls Putin critic’s videos from YouTube

Demonstrations against plans to raise the retirement age in Russian Federation - from 60 to 65 for men and 55 to 60 for women - were held on 9 September. But despite a huge get-out-the-vote campaign, ...

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Trump to Apple: make your products in the US!

Trump to Apple: make your products in the US!

And he said he'll likely sign up updated free trade agreement with South Korea later this month when he visits the United Nations. If Mr Trump were to follow through with all his threats, ...

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Iraqi officials lift curfew in Basra

Iraqi officials lift curfew in Basra

The US State Department criticized the attack, without explicitly mentioning Iran. The ministry also summoned the Iraqi ambassador to relay Tehran's "strong protest". Young men in Basra said Saturday ...

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Iraq's top two parliament groups demand PM Abadi resign after Basra violence

Iraq's top two parliament groups demand PM Abadi resign after Basra violence

Iraq is still without a new government almost four months after national elections in which no party won a majority. Sadr on Thursday called for politicians to present "radical and immediate" solut...

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Lyon airport shut down after police chase on runway

Lyon airport shut down after police chase on runway

In scenes captured on amateur video, the vehicle was seen hitting a bump, then going airborne and landing in a cloud of dust at Lyon's global Saint-Exupery airport. Before driving onto the runway the ...

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Trump speculates about the author of

Trump speculates about the author of "unfair" piece published this week

President Trump took to Twitter to question whether there even was an scribe at all. President Donald Trump says Attorney General Jeff Sessions should investigate the identity of the autho...

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Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US: Donald Trump

Tariffs", Trump wrote in a message on September 9, citing CNBC . Big quote: "Apple prices may increase because of the massive Tariffs we may be imposing on China - but there is an easy solution...

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Venezuela denounces U.S. military interference after NYT report

Venezuela denounces U.S. military interference after NYT report

The officers asked the U.S. to supply encrypted radios, according to The New York Times , which cited American officials and a former Venezuelan military commander who took part in the talks. "A last...

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Woodward on Anonymous NYT Op-Ed: 'I Wouldn’t Have Used It'

Woodward on Anonymous NYT Op-Ed: 'I Wouldn’t Have Used It'

The tweet never was sent because of a back-channel message from the North Koreans that they would view it as a sign the U.S. was preparing to attack, according to CBS. He said he had "multiple inter...

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Pence: I'd take lie detector test over NYT essay

Pence: I'd take lie detector test over NYT essay

He said that he had never been involved in a conversation about removing Donald Trump from the Oval Office, and denied that members of the administration had secretly considered invoking the 25th a...

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Hurricane Florence Grows Stronger, Heads Toward US East Coast

Hurricane Florence Grows Stronger, Heads Toward US East Coast

East Coast and will potentially make landfall in North Carolina and SC. The storm had maximum sustained winds at 75 miles per hour and was moving west at 13 miles per hour. As Hurricane Florence b...

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Share your reaction to the Swedish election results

Share your reaction to the Swedish election results

Dr Wellings said the success of the Sweden Democrats could be pegged to an influx of 163,000 asylum seekers in 2015 - the most in Europe in relation to the country's population of 10 million. "The f...

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Iraq protests: Demonstrators in Basra storm Iran's consulate

Iraq protests: Demonstrators in Basra storm Iran's consulate

They spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to release information. Southern Iraq, heartland of the Shia majority, has erupted in unrest in recent weeks as protesters expre...

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Boris Johnson tells Prime Minister: Cut taxes to help struggling families

Boris Johnson tells Prime Minister: Cut taxes to help struggling families

He backed the Chequers proposals which he said represented "the only deal that we've got on the table". "It is a humiliation. We look like a seven-stone (44kg) weakling being comically bent out ...

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ICC says can rule on Rohingya deportations from Myanmar

ICC says can rule on Rohingya deportations from Myanmar

In August, a United Nations probe detailed damning evidence of genocide and crimes against humanity "perpetrated on a massive scale" towards the Rohingya , including acts of rape and sexual violence,...

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Sasse, critic of GOP, says he's 'independent conservative'

During an appearance on CNN's " State of the Union ", Sasse and host Jake Tapper discussed a recent tweet from the senator, in which he said often considers leaving the GOP . "This party used to be...

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Death toll nears 40 in northern Japan earthquake

Death toll nears 40 in northern Japan earthquake

The magnitude 6.7 quake struck before daybreak Thursday and knocked out power and train service across Hokkaido, home to 5.4 million people. Hokkaido Electric said power supplies had been restored i...

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Paris stabbing: Cinema knife attack leaves seven people injured

Paris stabbing: Cinema knife attack leaves seven people injured

An attacker - believed to be an Afghan national - went on the rampage armed with a knife and an iron bar. The incident happened at 10:45 p.m. on Sunday when a man attacked people with a knife in fro...

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19 killed in horror South Sudan plane crash

19 killed in horror South Sudan plane crash

Three people survived and two are missing, with 17 confirmed dead. The plane crashed by a river and bodies were recovered from the water. The aircraft was carrying 23 people from the capital, Juba...

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Obama Goes After Trump: 6 Big Lines

Obama Goes After Trump: 6 Big Lines

Obama was speaking at the University of IL when he slammed President Trump and the GOP for using a "playbook as old as time" and urged young Americans to get out and vote "because our democracy depe...

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Mike Pence: I'll Take a Polygraph Test 'in a Heartbeat'

ET on your local CBS station and at 11 a.m. ET on CBSN . The president has condemned the paper for publishing the article, saying: " They don't like Donald Trump and I don't like them". "You d...

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'I am Spartacus': Democrat defies Senate rules

'I am Spartacus': Democrat defies Senate rules

The end of contentious confirmation hearings this week has shifted the focus back to potential swing votes of Collins and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska. Angus King put it Friday, all that's left of the h...

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Swedish election: Nationalists 'make gains' in early exit polls

Swedish election: Nationalists 'make gains' in early exit polls

It's more that we have had an integration issue for maybe 20 years. But center-left and center-right parties face an uphill battle in trying to form a viable coalition government, following decades ...

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Woodward: White House officials hid papers from 'unhinged' Trump

Woodward: White House officials hid papers from 'unhinged' Trump

At a National Security Council meeting on January 19, the president "disregarded the significance of the massive USA military presence on the Korean Peninsula, including a special intelligence operati...

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Pence says he never discussed removing Trump from office

But it would not be unprecedented for a member of the national security team to buck the president, according to a book to be published next week by the reporter Bob Woodward . Mr Trump has said the ...

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Trump administration to detain immigrant families longer

Trump administration to detain immigrant families longer

The government says it would retain the "basic purpose" of Flores under the rule, which is to make sure kids in custody are treated with "dignity, respect, and concern for their particular vulnerabi...

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe accepts Mnangagwa as a legitimate president

Zimbabwe's Mugabe accepts Mnangagwa as a legitimate president

But at a funeral wake of his mother-in-law, Mugabe said Mnangagwa's victory, which is still disputed by his main opponent Nelson Chamisa, made him a legitimate president, the privately-owned NewsDay a...

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Susan Collins Downplays Brett Kavanaugh Email About Abortion Rights And 'Settled Law'

Susan Collins Downplays Brett Kavanaugh Email About Abortion Rights And 'Settled Law'

She also told reporters that Kavanaugh reassured her by saying he considers Roe v. Wade settled law , but in a 2003 email recently unearthed at his confirmation hearings he wrote he was "not sure...

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SC man among 4 injured in deadly Auburn shooting

SC man among 4 injured in deadly Auburn shooting

Auburn Police say in a statement that officers responded to the restaurant on West Magnolia Ave. just before 2:30 a.m. Sunday and found a 20-year-old man from Tuskegee dead from gunshot wounds. AU Al...

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Former campaign adviser to Pres. Trump sentenced to 14 days in prison

Former campaign adviser to Pres. Trump sentenced to 14 days in prison

Papadopoulos said he couldn't remember ever reporting Mifsud's assertion to campaign higher-ups - but added he "can't guarantee" he kept the matter secret from his colleagues. Far from cooperating to ...

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Protesters torch Iran consulate in Iraq

Protesters torch Iran consulate in Iraq

He also said that Iraqis suffering from the lack of essential services "is a natural effect of the poor performance of senior officials in sensitive positions in successive governments built on po...

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Russia Warns US That Syria Offensives Are Planned Near US Positions

Russia Warns US That Syria Offensives Are Planned Near US Positions

At Tanf is a key US stronghold near the border of Syria , Jordan and Iraq, used to root out militant troops in the area, as U.S. In the absolute worst-case scenario where the USA coalition interv...

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Pyongyang ready for 70th anniversary party

Pyongyang ready for 70th anniversary party

With no long-range missiles on display, North Korea staged a military parade on Sunday focused on conventional arms, peace and economic development, to mark the 70th anniversary of the country's fou...

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Anonymous Trump official's op-ed good for 'failing '

Anonymous Trump official's op-ed good for 'failing '

In the book, several senior administration officials, including Chief of Staff John Kelly and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, are described making disparaging remarks about Trump . Meadows is the chair...

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Caller Blasts White House Whistleblower's Attack On Donald Trump As "Fake News"

Swift denials followed from others in the Trump administration. "The reporting is President Trump is disappointed with Bill Shine and the way the White House has responded to this new book", Black...

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Tropical Storm Florence: SC Governor Declares State of Emergency

Tropical Storm Florence: SC Governor Declares State of Emergency

The NHC said Florence was expected to become a major hurricane by Tuesday. Now traveling over warm water, the storm is expected to increase in speed and become a hurricane by the end of Saturday nigh...

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Paraguay president calls Israel's embassy move 'exaggerated'

Paraguay president calls Israel's embassy move 'exaggerated'

Paraguay Foreign Minister Luis Castiglioni said his country wants to contribute to an intensification of regional diplomatic efforts to achieve a broad, fair and lasting peace in the Middle East. O...

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