by | June 30, 2019 | 02:57

Tensions also flared when the U.S. declared Chinese telecommunication giant Huawei a security threat, effectively banning American companies from engaging in business with it and encouraging allies to do the same. He blamed the Obama administration for not agreeing to sell US -made Patriot missile batteries to Turkey, calling the situation a "mess" and "not really Erdogan's fault".

by | June 30, 2019 | 02:29

She took part in a news conference later that afternoon where she appeared calm and fielded questions normally, telling reporters, "I've drunk at least three glasses of water and so I'm doing fine". While Merkel and Zelensky waited for the German Armed Forces guard of honor to pass, the chancellor's body began to tremble violently. Nonetheless, Mrs Merkel did own an earlier bout of shaking in hot climate on a test with to Mexico in 2017, as she used to be attending a protection force honours ...

by | June 30, 2019 | 02:26

Roberts, in writing the majority opinion , slammed the administration for the " contrived " reasoning it presented in its attempt to add a citizenship question to the census. The court claimed that the White House's explanation for adding the question was insufficient. But, the Court says, that's for a lower court to consider, not the Supreme Court, which isn't a trial court.

by | June 30, 2019 | 02:24

Justine Lesage, a spokeswoman for Canada's agriculture minister, said in a statement that the Canadian Food and Inspection Agency identified an issue involving inauthentic export certificates that could affect the export of pork and beef products to China.

by | June 29, 2019 | 02:02

Listen to everything presidential candidate Marianne Williamson said during the second night of the Democratic presidential debates in Miami, FL. He is not going to be beaten just by somebody who has plans. " Marianne Williamson really hates plans", wrote Emily Nussbaum . For others , it was clear that Williamson's New Age beliefs were on full display.

by | June 29, 2019 | 02:03

Biden called Harris' attack "a mischaracterization of my position across the board", and launched into a fiery defense of his record on race. Donald Trump is the clear favorite, a product of him being the incumbent and being nearly certain to garner the Republican nomination.

by | June 29, 2019 | 01:56

Many moderate Democrats split with Pelosi as well, undercutting her efforts, which faded shortly after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., said he would swiftly reject them. "The President's cruel immigration policies that tear apart families and terrorize communities demand the stringent safeguards in this bill to ensure these funds are used for humanitarian needs only - not for immigration raids, not detention beds, not a border wall", said House Appropriations Committee ...

by | June 29, 2019 | 01:32

Mr Sigley's family said on Thursday that he was usually in regular contact with them, but they had not heard from him since Tuesday. His family said Friday they have no news about whether he has been detained. Kim Yeon-chul said that while both the Iran and North Korea nuclear issues share some things in common, they should not be viewed in the same way because of what he called joint efforts by Washington and Pyongyang to salvage the stalemated nuclear talks.

by | June 29, 2019 | 01:32

A USA official said before the summit that Trump would seek to improve relations with Russian Federation in the meeting. But the backdrop of U.S. -Russia relations remains Moscow's 2016 election interference. In a wide-ranging interview with the Financial Times , the Russian President said German Chancellor Angela Merkel had made a cardinal mistake by adopting a liberal policy towards immigration from the Middle East.

by | June 28, 2019 | 02:52

Warren said she stood with the Wayfair employees. "... It is our hope that Wayfair's continued success will enable all of us as individuals to pursue our passions and advance the causes we believe in". Consisting of music, chants, and signs (including one that read "Wayfail") protesting the restrictive immigration policies of President Donald Trump's administration, the nationally covered Copley Square rally featured several different labor and immigrant rights groups.

by | June 28, 2019 | 00:36

Jerrold Nadler , chairman of the judiciary panel, and Adam Schiff , head of the intelligence panel, said in a joint statement that Mr Mueller had agreed to testify after the two committees issued subpoenas on Tuesday. While numerous candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination support impeachment, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has argued that it would be a risky move without an "ironclad" case and bipartisan support.

by | June 27, 2019 | 00:59

After the USA imposed a new round of sanctions against Iran, a spokesman for the country's Foreign Ministry said the chance of diplomacy between Washington and Tehran is over. Interested in Iran? Add Iran as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Iran news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Since then, Iran has said it will step up uranium production, and the USA has increased its military presence in the region.

by | June 27, 2019 | 00:28

Sen. The race to the 2020 American presidential election kicks off in earnest this week with the first round of Democratic primary debates, which will be split into two nights to accommodate a crowded field of candidates. For students coming from families that make less than $25,000, states would be required to cover the "full cost of college", which the document says will fill "in the cost gap that may remain after the elimination of tuition, fees, and grants".

by | June 27, 2019 | 00:19

The possibility of an imminent US-North Korea summit appeared slim when a US administration official said Monday that Trump had no plans to meet with Kim when he travels to the South for his two-day state visit on Saturday and Sunday. The United States only wants North Korea to denuclearise. It is also speculated that the US President could visit the inter-Korean border and make a gesture to invite Kim back to the negotiation table.

by | June 27, 2019 | 00:09

From the kingdom, Pompeo will travel next to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, a close USA ally. "But know that the United States will remain steadfast in undertaking the actions that the president laid out in this strategy to create stability throughout the Middle East, which includes the campaign we have, the economic campaign, the pressure campaign that we have on the Islamic Republic of Iran ", Pompeo added.

by | June 26, 2019 | 02:21

Lueck had been at a family funeral in California , and last texted her parents at 1 a.m. June 17 when she landed back in Salt Lake City , CNN affiliate KSTU said . Mackenzie also hasn't been to work or school, and her vehicle and cat are still at her house. "The University of Utah is deeply concerned about the well-being of Mackenzie "Kenzie" Lueck and her family", the statement said.

by | June 26, 2019 | 02:04

After Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said that the First Lady "believes her husband" on allegations of an affair with porn star Stormy Daniels, Grisham gave a brief but cutting statement to CNN . Meanwhile, Melania Trump's quiet, behind-the-scenes influence grows. Grisham will keep her current job too. Melania Trump announced the development in a tweet to conclude the president's search for a press secretary after Sanders chose to resign and go back home to Arkansas earlier ...

by | June 26, 2019 | 01:58

The resignation came as House lawmakers were scrambling to pass a troubled $4.5 billion funding bill to combat the escalating humanitarian crisis at the border - with Republicans accusing Democrats of "playing games" with the crisis, and Democrats urging their GOP counterparts to "show some decency".

by | June 25, 2019 | 01:46

PHOTO: A handout picture provided by the Iranian supreme leader office on June 5, 2019, shows the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, leading the Eid al-Fitr prayer at the Imam Khomeini Mausoleum in Tehran to mark the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

by | June 25, 2019 | 01:34

The mayor has had a rocky relationship with some of the city's black residents, stemming in part from his decision to fire the African American police chief early in his mayoral tenure, and replace him with two consecutive white police chiefs.

by | June 25, 2019 | 01:29

On Saturday, the president announced on Twitter that ICE would hold off on the roundup for two weeks "at the request of Democrats ", writing that if lawmakers in Washington can not approve changes to asylum law in that time, he will again direct ICE agents to resume the raids.

by | June 24, 2019 | 03:40

Riyadh―Saudi Arabia has sought to move on from the scandal triggered by journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder, but a United Nations expert's report implicating its crown prince has heaped global pressure back on the kingdom, analysts say.

by | June 24, 2019 | 02:26

But he said Turkey would not remain silent if they were imposed. "We discuss matters when there is a problem, we conduct telephone diplomacy", Erdogan said. Ankara hit out at the "inappropriate" US ultimatum and earlier this week sent an official response to the USA, saying the letter was not "in the spirit of alliance".

by | June 24, 2019 | 01:10

Trump tamped down the threat of military action on Friday, when he called off retaliatory strikes at the last minute because the response was not "proportionate" to the drone's destruction over the Strait of Hormuz. attacks. They re going to be so happy, and I m going to be their best friend. The president said he called off the air strikes after being told 150 Iranians would be killed.

by | June 23, 2019 | 03:27

An apparent noisy spat over spilled wine involving the front-runner to become prime minister, Boris Johnson, brought police to the London residence Johnson shares with his partner. Johnson said he was "honoured" to get the backing of 160 MPs in the final ballot of the party's MPs - more than half of the total. On the recording, which has been heard by the Guardian , the Tory politician can be heard refusing to leave the flat.