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Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron to have talks

Nearly certainly, they will not get underway next Monday - as Ms May promised repeatedly during the election campaign. "We have been very clear we want to maintain a close relationship and a close partnership with the European Union and individual member states into the future, including in the areas we've discussed this evening". Read More »

Thousands protest across Russian Federation as opposition leader detained


RUSSIA'S opposition leader Alexei Navalny was arrested yesterday before he could join thousands of demonstrators protesting against president Vladimir Putin. Another protester Yevgeny, 19, said he had been expelled from university after participating in a previous rally. "What kind of country to we live in when I can't put a Russian flag on my shoulder?" "Young people should be involved in politics, they should pressure the regime, force it to change". Read More »

Jeff Sessions had concerns about fired Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey

They agreed, he said , that it was time for a "fresh start" at the buearu, adding concerns about his performance were never discussed with the then-FBI chief. President Donald Trump smiles during a Cabinet meeting, Monday, June 12, 2017 , in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington . The Justice Department subsequently released decades-old memos from its Office of Legal Counsel that it said supported Sessions' position. Read More »

Donald Trump supporters turn on special counsel Robert Mueller

Ruddy had been at the White House the same day, though White House press secretary Sean Spicer said he did not meet with the president. In the letter Trump sent to Comey informing him that he was being fired, the president wrote that he had received memos from Sessions and Rosenstein "recommending your dismissal as the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation". Read More »

Dazed golf great Tiger Woods struggles to walk in police arrest video

When the officer asks Woods where he had been, the 14-time major champion says, "LA". "I am following the light", Woods replied, jabbing his finger awkwardly at it. His last tournament victory overall came back in 2013, when Woods won both the WGC-Cadillac Championship and the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. When the golfer got out of the auto, he was swaying and using his arms to balance, the incident report said. Read More »

Ex-Piston Rodman Tells Why He's in North Korea

Otto Warmbier, a University of Virginia student , is reportedly due to arrive home to Cincinnati Tuesday evening. American student Otto Warmbier was sentenced to 15 years in prison with hard labor for subversion. Americans are regarded as enemies in North Korea because the two countries never signed a peace treaty to formally end the 1950-53 Korean War. At the meeting, North Korea agreed that Swedish diplomats could visit all four American detainees. Read More »

AG Jeff Sessions Issues Fiery Denial of Russia 'Collusion' During Senate Testimony

Sessions said he recused himself from the Justice Department's current Russian Federation investigation only because of a regulation that required it because of his involvement in the Trump campaign. This alleged third meeting would have taken place at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington , DC in April 2016, where Donald Trump gave a speech. Collins focused on Sessions' original reasons for recommending Comey's firing - that he mishandled Clinton email controversy. Read More »

2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36


In this December 5, 2016 photo, Max Harris , 27, who considers himself the " creative director " or "camp counselor" at the Oakland warehouse " Ghost Ship " recounts the night of the fire during an interview at Lake Merritt, where a vigil for the fire victims was held in Oakland, Calif. Read More »

Trump calls Comey a liar

He said that he'd carefully documented his interactions with Trump because he anxious Trump would misrepresent them, and accused the administration of spreading " lies , plain and simple" about the reasons for his firing. Mr. Trump tweeted on Friday. During more than two hours of testimony, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee he believed Trump had directed him in February to drop an FBI probe into the Republican president's former national security adviser Michael Flynn as ... Read More »

Naked woman causes scene at Western Wall


Police later took her for a psychological evaluation. One witness told Israel's Channel 2 , "She came in clothed and at some stage took off her clothes". According to her parents, the woman suffered from mental health issues. The Western Wall is the last remnant of the supporting wall of the second Jewish temple, built by King Herod and destroyed by the Romans in 70 AD. Read More »

Supermarket worker kills three, himself in Pennsylvania store

An actress who voiced a cartoon character that Stair had created said he sent her an email less than an hour before the killings thanking her for her work and telling her that by the time she read the email he would be dead. Police said the computer crime section is examining Stair's "digital footprint". The three people killed are Terry Lee Sterling , 63, Bridgewater Twp.; Victoria Todd Brong , 26, Factoryville; and Brian Hayes , 47 Springville Twp. Read More »

Greece quake hits Lesbos: Tremors felt in Istanbul and Athens


Monday, June 12. A month later, a 5.9-magnitude quake killed 143 people in Athens and the region northwest of the capital. Authorities have asked the army for help in the placement of residents at night. The NAF, a strike-slip fault formed as the Anatolian plate was being pushed northwestwards by the Arabian plate, has produced devastating earthquakes throughout history, with the most recent ones being magnitude 7.4 and 7.2 earthquakes in northwestern Izmit and Düzce provinces in August ... Read More »

Trump ready to testify under oath about Comey

Comey had been leading an FBI investigation into several Trump aides and their contacts with the Russian government - which USA intelligence agencies say tried to tilt the 2016 election in Trump's favor - before being fired. It was not, as the president tweeted the next day, "total and complete vindication". "The president has the authority to tell the director of the FBI to stop an investigation". Read More »

Murphy Oil (MUR) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.12

Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. now owns 4,245 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $113,000 after buying an additional 178 shares in the last quarter. During the same quarter past year, the company earned ($0.66) EPS. MUR generated revenue of $580.16 Million in the same quarter, one year ago. On average, equities analysts forecast that Murphy Oil Corporation will post $0.12 EPS for the current year. Read More »

Former FBI chief Comey testifies before Senate, blasts Trump for 'lies'

Okay! Trump Jr. also said Comey's testimony "vindicated" his dad, whch was much more on message. During his Thursday testimony, Comey said he hoped Trump would produce the tapes if he had them. The Trump administration has also highlighted the fact Comey stopped short of accusing the president of obstructing justice-a potentially impeachable offense. Read More »

Trump's lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey, report says


President Trump has broken the silence he maintained during former FBI Director James Comey's testimony Thursday , saying on Twitter that he was vindicated in the hearing that explored Russian meddling in the USA election, its ties to Trump's security adviser, and Trump's dealings with Comey . Read More »

North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier, Tillerson says

Otto Warmbier , whose classmates at UVa are graduating this weekend, has been detained in North Korea with no contact with the outside world for well over a year. Anthony Ruggiero is an expert on North Korea at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies in Washington . Following the May meeting in Oslo, North Korea urgently requested another meeting, which took place last week between the US envoy on North Korea, Joseph Yun, and the North's ambassador at the NY. Read More »

Timeline of Otto Warmbier's saga in North Korea

The brutalization and terrorism the North Koreans have put upon Otto and the Warmbier family have ended. They also said they are grateful Mr Warmbier " will finally be with people who love him ". He told reporters in Beijing, as he departed for Pyongyang, that he hopes his trip will "open a door" for Mr Trump. The State Department is continuing to discuss the situation of three other detained Americans with North Korea, Tillerson said. Read More »

Watch Attorney General Jeff Sessions Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

The high-stakes testimony also takes place amid reported friction between Sessions and Trump, who criticized the attorney general's decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation probe. Mark Warner (D-VA) opened the hearing imputing a possible additional meeting between Sessions and Kisylak at the Mayflower Hotel in April 2016. "I have never met with, or had any conversation with, any Russians or any foreign officials concerning any type of interference with any campaign or ... Read More »