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Donald Trump: Putin Knows I've Been Tough on Russia; Media Do Not

Donald Trump: Putin Knows I've Been Tough on Russia; Media Do Not

When asked what he said to Mr Putin about the issue that has dogged US-Russia ties and become a headache for the US leader, Mr Trump said he was "very strong on the fact that we can't have meddlin...

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Trump keeps up defense of Helsinki performance

Trump keeps up defense of Helsinki performance

At the Helsinki summit, Trump appeared to unquestioningly accept the Russian President's "strong and powerful" denials of meddling in the election. "It's nearly as if Donald Trump is embracing Put...

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Trump can produce precisely 3 examples of him acknowledging Russian meddling

Trump can produce precisely 3 examples of him acknowledging Russian meddling

Clapper has frequently criticized Trump's behavior toward Russian Federation, including in his news conference Monday with Putin in Helsinki , Finland. Russia's President Vladimir Putin attends a m...

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Divers search for bodies after Missouri duck boat sinks, killing 17

Divers search for bodies after Missouri duck boat sinks, killing 17

At least 13 people, including children, are dead after a tourist "duck boat" capsized due to inclement weather in at Table Rock Lake, Missouri . Meanwhile, the parents of a Boston woman killed by...

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Trump comments cut the dollar's rally short

Trump had earlier threatened to target up to $550 billion in Chinese products - a figure that exceeds the $524 billion in goods and services China actually shipped to the United States previous year. ...

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New Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

New Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

Technically, any plane the president boards is considered Air Force One, but the designation generally refers to one of two modified Air Force 747s geared as a "flying White House". The White House ...

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Obama gives Trump sharp rebuke in Mandela address on values

Obama gives Trump sharp rebuke in Mandela address on values

That the pendulum has swung permanently. It's bullshit, of course, but, unfortunately, I'm pretty sure Obama can't run again, unless, say, Trump convinces Congress to overturn term limit laws becaus...

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Thai cave boys speak to media for first time after dramatic rescue

Thai cave boys speak to media for first time after dramatic rescue

Speaking in public for the first time since their ordeal, the Thai youngsters looked happy and relaxed as they sat alongside Thai Navy Seals and prepared to share details of how they spent two weeks i...

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Student's big reward for walking 32km to first day of work

Student's big reward for walking 32km to first day of work

Carr walked 20 miles to his new job at Bellhops Moving Company in the Birmingham area because he knew people were counting on him. The officer, and a few others, bought the student some breakfast ...

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'Not too late to save Brexit': ex-foreign secretary Johnson

'Not too late to save Brexit': ex-foreign secretary Johnson

The bill gives the government the power to set up new global trade relationships after Britain leaves the European Union next March. British Prime Minister Theresa May launched a drive on Sunday t...

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Putin, Trump Talk for Over Two Hours in Helsinki

Putin, Trump Talk for Over Two Hours in Helsinki

Yet while Trump's remarks drew criticism in both parties, the reaction was more muted from the Republican side. Monday's session was condemned in advance by members of U.S. "foolishness and stupid...

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Trump Again Skips Intel Briefing After Siding With Putin

Trump Again Skips Intel Briefing After Siding With Putin

Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), said Putin's answers to tough questions were classic "whataboutism" and "telltale signs" of someone who doesn't have a fact-based argument. Putin can be seen smiling and nod...

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Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump share awkward handshake at Helsinki summit

Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump share awkward handshake at Helsinki summit

Asked about the tweet and whether he held Russian Federation responsible for anything, Trump said he held "both countries responsible" thinks the United States has been "fooling" and that "we're all t...

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Trump said that he expected from the meeting with Putin

Trump said that he expected from the meeting with Putin

Though Trump has invested in nuclear modernization and set a new U.S. nuclear posture, the US's nuclear arsenal is virtually the same as it was before his election. Trump is under pressure from D...

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Tale of sex, deception emerges about suspected Russian spy

Tale of sex, deception emerges about suspected Russian spy

The Justice Department alleged in its Monday indictment that Butina has been "developing relationships with U.S. persons and infiltrating organizations having influence in American politics, for the g...

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Trump dismisses idea of compromising intel

Trump dismisses idea of compromising intel

In reference to the 2016 election hacking, Trump said , "I have great confidence in my intelligence people, but I will tell you that President Putin was extremely strong and powerful in his denial to...

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Trump contradicts own remarks on alleged Russian meddling

Trump contradicts own remarks on alleged Russian meddling

Speaking at a meeting with US lawmakers at the White House , Trump said he was misquoted at the press conference with Putin, when he was reported saying "I don't see any reason. On Monday the...

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Trump meets Finnish President ahead of Putin summit

Trump meets Finnish President ahead of Putin summit

The summit would cover nuclear disarmament, said Trump, who has bridled at the rapid expansion and modernization by Putin of Russia's nuclear arsenal. "I think that's an incredible offer". Monday'...

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Tear gas and water cannon fired at Iraqi protesters in Basra

Tear gas and water cannon fired at Iraqi protesters in Basra

He said a total of 28 members of the security forces were wounded in clashes with demonstrators. Police also fired tear gas at stone-throwing demonstrators who tried to push their way into the Zubei...

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Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant:The Asahi Shimbun

Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant:The Asahi Shimbun

The general-level meeting between the United Nations Command and North Korea was the first of its kind since March 2009. "When I say victims, I am implying that they were subject to some kind of dec...

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Maryland Gov. Hogan criticizes Trump, calls Putin a 'thug'

He settled on a regular target for characterizing his Putin presser as anything less than a success - the media. Abby Huntsman, a Fox News host and the daughter of the United States ambassador to ...

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Even high-profile Republicans are slamming Trump for his Russian Federation comments

Even high-profile Republicans are slamming Trump for his Russian Federation comments

He fired off another attack on the investigation of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller into possibly illegal contacts between Russian agents and the 2016 Trump presidential campaign. presidenti...

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'Putin's poodle:' Newspapers around the world react to Trump-Putin meeting

'Putin's poodle:' Newspapers around the world react to Trump-Putin meeting

On Comedy Central's " The Daily Show ", host Trevor Noah opened his show by saying "if your name is Vladimir Putin then today was a very good day". Speaking about Mr Trump's mistake, Sky's United...

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Another batch of storms on the way Tuesday

Another batch of storms on the way Tuesday

High temperatures will be in the lower to middle 90s. Tomorrow: Afternoon to early evening storms likely. Storms should push into the city anytime around or after 2pm today and leave sometime ...

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UK PM defeats rebels over plans to remain in EU customs union

UK PM defeats rebels over plans to remain in EU customs union

The paper provides long-awaited clarity that the United Kingdom wishes to continue to be a part of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), which would minimise regulatory barriers for industry whi...

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Theresa May is pleasing no one with her Brexit balancing act

Theresa May is pleasing no one with her Brexit balancing act

The Bill - which deals with the UK's post-Brexit trading arrangements - was passed by 318 votes to 285 in the House of Commons and will now go before the upper house. Pro-EU Tory Phillip Lee, who quit...

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Bird Sent To Israel From Gaza Wearing A Harness Holding Flammable Material

Bird Sent To Israel From Gaza Wearing A Harness Holding Flammable Material

Over 150 Palestinians have been killed since the protests erupted along the border separating Gaza and the occupied territories in March. Israel says it has no interest is engaging in another war wi...

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On eve of Russia summit, Trump calls European Union a foe

On eve of Russia summit, Trump calls European Union a foe

Trump's complaints about European Union members didn't stop there, however, saying "I have a big problem with Germany because Germany made a pipeline deal with Russian Federation". One poster, with...

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Schwarzenegger slams President Trump after Putin conference

Schwarzenegger slams President Trump after Putin conference

The editorial board went on to criticize the president's performance in four words: "Shameful. It is great to be with you", Trump told Putin , before shaking hands briefly and heading into talks, whi...

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'Shameful': US lawmakers blast Trump over Putin summit

Bob Corker of Tennessee. Chuck Hagel, a former senator and defense secretary, said that Trump "failed America" in the press conference. A wary and robust stance toward Russian Federation has been a ...

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