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White House Denies Involvement With Fox News Story at Center of Lawsuit

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The lawsuit also claims President Donald Trump personally reviewed the Fox story before publication, while Sean Spicer met with Butowsky and Wheeler , who briefed the White House on the story's progress. Butowsky told Vanity Fair media reporter Gabriel Sherman that Wheeler's allegations are "bullshit" and that he's never spoken to Trump in his life. Read More »

Duke of Edinburgh attends final solo royal engagement

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All smiles, the royal tipped his hat while greeting those around him. The Royal Marines marched, gave a royal salute and the event closed off with three cheers for the Captain General - a symbolic finish, as Captain General was one of Prince Philip's oldest duties, handed to him in 1953. Read More »

Herat mosque blast 'kills many' in Afghanistan

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More details to follow. He said the casualty figure might be higher because some wounded and dead bodies had been evacuated to private hospitals. Shiite Muslims have remained a constant target of militant attacks across various parts of the country over the past few months. Read More »

Three Killed, Four Wounded In Shooting At Moscow Court

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The two others suspects and three security officers were injured. Tatiana Petrova, a spokeswoman for the Russian Interior Ministry's Moscow department, told TASS news agency that among those wounded were a Russian National Guard officer and two policemen. Read More »

Sheriff: Peanut butter used as part of escape scheme

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He is the latest to be caught., according to a facebook post by the Walker County Sheriff's Office . Walker County Sheriff James Underwood said in a phone call that 11 of the 12 missing prisoners had been recaptured, some at a highway truck stop, but 24-year-old Brady Kilpatrick remained a fugitive. Read More »

Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus with general Kelly

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Priebus' departure was something White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci threatened in interviews with the New Yorker and CNN on Thursday. SIEGEL: Just one point we might recall about General Kelly. But it was not an auspicious start as secretary of Homeland Security, frankly. The entire Administration loves him and no one is comparable. Read More »

Calm and Order in Elections for Constituent Assembly in Venezuela

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The opposition planned further protests on Sunday despite a government ban and prison sentences as high as 10 years for protesters. For more on the Assembly vote in Venezuela , CGTN's Susan Roberts spoke with Assistant Professor of Latin American Studies Gabriel Hetland from the State University of NY at Albany. Read More »

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to be elected as interim PM of Pakistan

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The rally came a day after Pakistan's Supreme Court removed Sharif from office after finding that he and his family concealed their assets. On Saturday, additional consultations were held among the party leaders, and the PML (N ) parliamentary group is now holding a meeting, which will finally fix the decision, and it will be officially announced afterwards. Read More »

OH woman calls 911 with pet boa constrictor wrapped around her neck

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The woman was taken to the hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries, but Bring explained he believes she's been traumatized and may have to rethink what to do with her other snakes . She added the snake had latched onto her nose and she was unable to pry the mouth open. She was pleading, "There's blood everywhere!" Listen to audio of the 911 call in the player above. Read More »

US State Department: Iran's Satellite Launch Violates UN Resolution

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The State Department did not immediately respond to a request for comment. It said the rocket was a Simorgh, also known as the Safir-2 (or translated from Farsi as "Phoenix"). In 2013, the country said it successfully launched a monkey into space and was later able to retrieve the animal alive. Plans to put human astronauts in orbit were recently abandoned, ostensibly due to the cost. Read More »

Twin boys, 3, drown in Melville pool accident

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When firefighters arrived, they saw the mom performing CPR on one boy on the ground next to the pool. She then ran outside and performed CPR. She reportedly told first responders she did not know where the second twin was. Family members could not be reached for comment. The house changed hands late past year to a corporate owner, and officials said some work was done on the pool area this spring. Read More »

Fact Check: Trump Misfires on Situation in Lebanon

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The group continues to increase it's military arsenal, which thens (sic) to start yet another conflict with Israel constantly fighting them back. Haley said the United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon must also do "much more" to help prevent another conflict, starting by acknowledging "illegal weapons that Hezbollah parades in front of the media". Read More »

USA intelligence warns of new North Korea missile test

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un watches preparations for the test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile in an undisclosed location on July 4. China's military has been increasing the strength and number of its forces along its 880-mile border with North Korea as Pyongyang's military provocations cause the U.S. Read More »

More Palestinians Die After Clashes With Israeli Forces

The United Nations Security Council plans to meet on Monday to discuss the bloodiest spate of Israeli-Palestinian violence for years. Three Palestinians and three Israelis have been killed in escalating violence over an Israeli security clampdown at Jerusalem's most contested shrine. Read More »

European Union urges Israel, Jordan to cooperate on security in Jerusalem

Livni said tactical differences over controversial security measures at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site - imposed after a deadly shooting of two Israeli police officers - have deteriorated into something far worse. As protesters gathered Friday , Israeli border police threw stun grenades at Palestinians who tried to push towards a police roadblock. Amid mounting pressure to respond to the dispute, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced late on Friday he was freezing contacts ... Read More »

Minneapolis police chief quits over death of Australian woman

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Mohamed Noor , the officer who shot a young, white Australian woman, Justine Damond , is a Somali immigrant - part of an invasion of refugees welcomed by radical leftist city leaders. "Your police department has terrorised us enough". After about 15 minutes of different people speaking, the group left City Hall. They overwhelmed the lone security guard tasked with stopping them outside the building. Read More »

United States lawmaker to protest if Duterte visits White House

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Congressman McGovern said it was a mistake to invite Duterte. Speier's California district is home to the largest Filipino community in the continental USA, and she said she has heard "increasing concerns" from constituents "appalled" by alleged human rights violations in the Philippines. Read More »

Pentagon Chief Assumes Daesh Leader Baghdadi Is Alive

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President Donald Trump ripped off a slew of assertions on Twitter Saturday morning, including a claim that the "Failing New York Times" intentionally foiled a USA attempt to kill the leader of ISIS. American officials expressed confidence that an influential lieutenant, Abu Hamid, was killed in the attack, but the Islamic State , which remains resilient, has not yet confirmed his death. Read More »

Watch out Kim! World's BIGGEST warship joins the Donald Trump's arsenal TODAY

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Also attending the ceremony were Susan Ford Bales, daughter of the late president; former Vice President Dick Cheney , wearing a navy blazer and cowboy hat; former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld; Virginia Gov. But four years will likely pass before the ship's first deployment. The air wing to support the Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is created to house more than 4,600 crew members. Read More »

California's Governor declared an emergency following wildfires on Tuesday

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Roughly a dozen of the destroyed homes had dotted hills 10 miles west of Maricopa. Yosemite does not appear at risk from the fire, which was moving south Wednesday, away from the park, California fire spokesman Jordan Motta said. "We saw the fire come over the ridge on the north side of Mariposa and it crested the ridge just at sundown" when it was cooling down, Motta said. The Gold-Rush town of Mariposa being threatened by the fire is essentially empty. Read More »

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif asked to produce money trail

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The records have been attested by Dubai authorities in which it is stated that the Sharif family sold 25pc of its Ahli Steel Mills shares on 14th April 1980. Three of Sharif's four children - Maryam, his presumptive political heir, and his sons Hasan and Hussein - were implicated in the papers. He said these documents are undeniable proofs of money trail for London flats. Read More »

Israel Attacks Palestinians at Al Aqsa Mosque, Injuring Dozens

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Clashes erupted outside Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque compound on Sunday as Israeli authorities implemented new security measures at the mosque entrance. The al-Aqsa Mosque compound is a flashpoint Islamic site, which is also holy to Jews. Earlier on Monday, there were minor clashes at the Lions Gate to the Old City, where the last week terror attack took place when three Arab Israelis shot officers Master Sgt. Read More »

Arsenal beat Bayern Munich on penalties!

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Sanches's troubles worsened as he missed his spot-kick, as did David Alaba and Juan Bernat, enabling Arsenal to win the contest 3-2 thanks to strikes from Ramsey, Nacho Monreal and the Gunners' ultimate hero Iwobi. Granit Xhaka's last-ditch tackle denied James on the stroke of half-time and he was once again frustrated by Cech early in the second half after Lewandowski allowed Kingsley Coman's cross to run through. Read More »

India will face consequences if stirs up conflicts on border: Chinese media

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India has almost two lakh troops stationed in the areas it disputes with China, outnumbering its neighbour s forces by as much as 15 or 20 to one, it said. India and Bhutan contest the claim. China claims that Indian troops are on its soil, while India and Bhutan claim that the maintain that the land in question in the Doklam area is Bhutanese. Read More »

Half Approve of Trump in Counties That Fueled His Win

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That gives Trump the lowest approval rating at the six-month mark of any president in 70 years, ABC News reports. Rounding up, Trump tweeted that the "ABC/Washington Post Poll , even though nearly 40% is not bad at this time , was just about the most inaccurate poll around election time !" It also came just after Washington Post released a poll finding that Trump's standing with the American people has "deteriorated" since the spring. Read More »

Parliament's Monsoon Session begins today: What to expect

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He added that State Governments must ensure the maintenance of law and order and strict action must be taken against those who break the law. Mr Azad said the Congress has told the government it wants to discuss some sensitive issues on internal and external security during the monsoon session. Read More »

Trump set terms to give Russian Federation its diplomatic properties back

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In December 2016, former President Barack Obama ordered 35 Russian officials to leave the United States and shut down two Russian owned estates that the American security establishment believed were used as a spy base for the Kremlin. Trump has repeatedly cast doubt over the U.S. intelligence community's assessment that Russian intelligence agencies interfered in the election. The question of the properties of diplomatic had been addressed "without ambiguities" by the Russian president ... Read More »

14th Presidential Elections: Voting Starts

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And the voting has begun today at 10 am. Kovind is coming for campaigning of Presidential polls to be held later this month. A total of 32 polling stations - one in Parliament House and one each in the state legislative Assemblies - have been set up. Read More »

Liam Fox warns that Cabinet leaks could hurt UK Brexit talks

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After an initial meeting last month where the structure of the talks was determined, Britain's Brexit minister, David Davis , met up with the EU's chief Brexit negotiator in Brussels ahead of four-days of discussions. The Sunday Times cited five unidentified sources as saying Hammond had described public-sector workers as "overpaid" during the cabinet meeting last week, and was criticized by Johnson for the statement. Read More »

Skydiver kills self by not opening parachute

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Before he had leaped from the plane, his wife, Costanza Zitellini, had run into Skydive DeLand trying to stop him. Tara Richards , an employee at Skydive DeLand , told police that Capotorto arrived for the first load of the day and seemed normal, according to a written statement. Read More »

Presidential polls: Voters to get special pens

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Jailed MLAs Chhagan Bhujbal and Ramesh Kadam will be brought to the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly from prison for voting. GFP, a BJP ally, is supporting the NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind . The DMK has no representation in Lok Sabha but has four MPs in Rajya Sabha . The election to choose Indias 14th President saw nearly 100 per cent voting on Monday with Lok Sabha Secretary and Returning Officer Anoop Mishra terming it "probably the highest turnout ever". Read More »