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President Trump, King Salman meet in Riyadh

The visit kicks off an ambitious global debut for Trump. The US President will also attend North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels and the G-7 meeting in Sicily. "Trump is expected to ...

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Israel wants White House to explain USA official's Western Wall comment

Days before the United States president starts a Middle East trip that includes meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders, Tillerson told NBC channel that Trump's decision would depend great...

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Trump waives nuclear sanctions on Iran

The waivers were set to expire Wednesday. Iran criticised new United States sanctions on its missile programme on Thursday (May 18), saying they would undermine a 2015 nuclear deal with world powe...

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Comey agrees to testify before Senate intelligence committee

On May 8 former acting attorney general Sally Yates testified to the Senate Judiciary Committee that the White House was warned in January that Flynn was vulnerable to Russian blackmail. The FBI's i...

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Texas Sen. Cornyn Withdraws Name From FBI Consideration

Texas Sen. Cornyn Withdraws Name From FBI Consideration

The Texan's seat is safe for as long as he wants it but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky is gearing up for reelection in 2020 and has shown no signs of giving up the top leadership p...

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Netanyahu: Moving US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Will 'Advance' Peace

Since his inauguration, Trump has faced a flood of warnings from top Arab diplomats and a personal appeal from Jordan's King Abdullah to not move the United States embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. ...

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Democratic candidate for governor urges impeachment of Trump

The report also comes on the heels of a week of whirlwind developments for the White House, including reports that Mr. Trump divulged sensitive information to Russian officials and asked then-FBI Dire...

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White House Overtaken By Russian Onion Domes on New 'Time' Cover

Other advisers joined the discussion, with a goal of presenting the President with a plan for outside legal counsel as the Russian Federation investigation enters a new and potentially perilous phase ...

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Trump Threatens Comey:

Trump Threatens Comey: "Better Hope There Are No 'Tapes' of Our Conversations!"

That explains why he then asked the Justice Department to come up with a rationale for sacking him, not caring that his embrace of Comey's questionable handling of the Clinton email probe as the pre...

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Senators: Comey to testify publicly before intelligence panel

Mark Warner (D-VA), the top Democrat on that panel. Mr Trump told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov last week that Mr Comey was a "nut job", according to the Times, citing notes taken at the me...

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Quebec says high water levels across province to peak by Wednesday

There had been concerns about the potential for flooding across the region, following one of the wettest Aprils in many years, plus the effect of snowmelt. In Quebec, more than 1,500 homes are flooded...

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Russian officials thought they could use Flynn to influence Trump

The 18 calls and electronic messages took place between April and November 2016 as hackers engaged in what U.S. intelligence concluded in January was part of a Kremlin campaign to discredit the vote a...

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Pippa Middleton Marries James Matthews in Rural England

Pippa Middleton Marries James Matthews in Rural England

And just like that, the overshadowed younger sister shot to fame. Middleton, the sister of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge is to marry hedge fund manage. Donna Air, partner of Pippa's brother James Middl...

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Nigeria girl freed from Boko Haram not among Chibok ones

Nigeria girl freed from Boko Haram not among Chibok ones

This comes two weeks after the girls were freed by the terrorist group reportedly in exchange for five of its commanders. The girls are part of the 276 girls abducted by the insurgents from Governme...

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4 in the running — New FBI chief

4 in the running — New FBI chief

I think loyalty to the country, loyalty to the U.S., is important. When he was asked, "Internally, from the president?" US intelligence agencies have made clear their conclusion that Russian Feder...

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China invested $3.98 billion in Silk Road countries since start of year

China invested $3.98 billion in Silk Road countries since start of year

The developing countries in the region need to invest some United States $ 1.7 trillion per year on infrastructure to maintain growth, tackle poverty and fight climate change, according to the Asian D...

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Dutch King: So I've been piloting KLM for 21 years

Dutch King: So I've been piloting KLM for 21 years

He enjoys relaxing and said: "The most important thing is that I have a hobby which I can concentrate on fully". You have an airplane, passengers and a crew. "People regularly came to have a look and ...

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The Trump Russia Connection: 18 More Previously Undisclosed Contacts With Russian Officials

Trump ignored that advice, even after Flynn told Trump's transition team that he was being investigated over undeclared lobbying for Turkey . Flynn, though, has now come under scrutiny for a more...

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Former FBI director Comey to testify publicly

Former FBI director Comey to testify publicly

Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, today made the following statement on the appoin...

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Trump branded Comey 'nut job' as investigation points at White House

Both reports come at the end of a week chock-full of Russia-related reports. " He was insane, a real nut job", Mr. Trump said , according to the report. What's more, it now appears this investigat...

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Swedish prosecutor drops investigation into Julian Assange for suspected rape

He also argued that he risked being extradited by Sweden to the United States and tried for espionage. " The decision by the Swedish prosecutor only highlights the fact Mr. "The investigation is d...

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New Russia probe leaks threaten to derail Trump's foreign trip

Law-enforcement officials would not further identify the person. The reports come as the investigation also appears to be entering a more overtly active phase, with investigators shifting from work ...

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US air strike killed several soldiers near Jordan, says Syrian military

The militia Sayyid al-Shuhada, or Master of Martyrs, said in a statement that the United States had forgotten the role played by the resistance in Iraq during the war there and accused USA forces of...

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In draft of speech, Donald Trump using softer language about Islam

The king placed the Collar of Abdulaziz Al Saud around Trump's neck at a ceremony at the Royal Court in Riyadh . Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday made it clear that Prime Minister Nawaz Shar...

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Emmanuel Macron Visits French Troops in Mali

The pontiff also expressed his hope that the new president will take into consideration the situation of the vulnerable and support France's Christian traditions, Crux relays. NAN reports that Mac...

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Trump to announce Saudi arms deal

The visit is aimed at building stronger partnerships to combat terrorism in the region. The worldwide trip is Trump's first since taking office in January. A five story image of Trump's face was proje...

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Fine Gael ministers set to bid to succeed Enda Kenny

Fine Gael ministers set to bid to succeed Enda Kenny

The veteran politician, from Castlebar, Co Mayo, is to resign after 15 years at the helm of the party and more than six years at the head of government. He has a very tough job at the moment as Minist...

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Trump faces diplomatic hurdles during 28 hours in the Holy Land

Trump faces diplomatic hurdles during 28 hours in the Holy Land

President Trump has decided not to immediately move the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem , a senior White House official said, breaking a campaign promise but avoiding a provocation that could drive...

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TODAY'S THE DAY: Pippa Middleton's wedding at Englefield

The model and TV personality will be sharing fitness tips in the Irish capital at 2pm, while boyfriend Spencer attends the glamorous wedding between Pippa Middleton and his elder brother James in Be...

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Trump heads overseas without announcing new FBI director

Trump and Lieberman discussed the position at the White House on Wednesday. Following the firing of now-former FBI Director James Comey, it would seem President Trump would want a respected, unifying ...

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