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Russian Federation suspends cooperation with USA in Syrian airspace

Syria attacks America's allies against Islamic State militants. But in a warning that the USA would protect its partners, Spicer said: "The Syrian regime an...


NSW budget: treasurer takes pot shots at South Australia and Queensland

Privatisations have supercharged NSW finances, with Treasurer Dominic Perrottet set to announce an expected surplus of $4.5 billion for 2016-17 when he deliv...


Poroshenko meets with Trump as U.S. toughens Russian Federation sanctions (DEVELOPING, VIDEO)

On June 19, Poroshenko's press secretary announced that the Ukrainian president had left Ukraine for a working visit to Washington. U.S. President Donald T...


Trump attorney says president not under investigation

Jay Sekulow, a lawyer who is part of a team hired by Trump to deal with allegations of collusion by his campaign with Moscow, appeared to contradict Trump's s...


Germany: no punishment for UK, but EU exit good for no one

Barnier was less warm as he welcomed Davis. He identified the need to "tackle the uncertainties caused by Brexit first for citizens, but also for the benefici...


Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

Kushner attorney Jamie Gorelick pushed back on the report in a statement Thursday evening. Russian Federation investigation special counsel Robert Mueller ...


Doctors Upgrade Rep. Scalise's Condition To 'Serious'

He was shot in the hip with a rifle round, and suffered internal bleeding and damage to internal organs. Scalise was fielding balls at second base when he was...


Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10

Pictures of the van indicated it was rented from a company in South Wales, Pontyclun Van Hire. Officials say all of the victims were Muslim. One man died at t...


AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

He described Mueller as operating independently from the Justice Department in his investigation. Chris Ruddy , a friend of Trump's and the chief executive...


German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit, with conditions

The shock outcome of the June 8 election saw PM Theresa May lose her parliamentary majority, sparking speculation the Tories may be forced to soften their har...


USA shot down Syrian plane that bombed coalition-backed fighters

The U.S. military statement says it acted in "collective self defense" of its partner forces and that the U.S. does not seek a fight with the Syrian government ...


NHL Expansion Draft 2017 Protection List Made Public

Saturday, June 17: All teams simultaneously submit Expansion Draft protection lists to the NHL's Central Registry. The Golden Knights said Saturday night t...


USA refuse to sign G7 pledge on 'irreversible' Paris climate accord

At the G7 ministerial talks in Bologna, Trump's main envoy, Environmental Protection Agency director Scott Pruitt , left the talks to return to Washington only...


Ballfield shooter carried names of 3 lawmakers

When officials searched the body of the shooter who took aim at Republican congressmen at a Washington baseball field, they found a list with the names of at le...


Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again

Cosby was charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault against Constand, who is now living in Canada and is a massage therapist. By now, Cosby sho...


Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday

The talks also gave her the opportunity to try to reassure the other parties that a tie-up with the DUP would not compromise Britain's impartiality in the delic...


Remember Jo at 'get together'

The then MP for Batley and Spen was murdered by a far-right extremist a year ago in her West Yorkshire constituency. In other areas, Kirklees' arts partners C...


Afghan soldier opens fire on United States troops, three wounded

For the second time in a week, a man in an Afghan army uniform opened fire on US service members at a base in Afghanistan. Afghanistan's Ministry of Defense...


British PM May faces mounting criticism over London tower block blaze

A spokesperson for Merseyside Fire and Rescue said an inspection of high rises across the region is now a top priority. The blaze, which began in the early ...


Another police shooting acquittal worries black gun owners

We felt all along his conduct was justified. "This verdict tells African Americans across the country that they can be killed by police officers with impunity...