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European Union agreed time not right for G7 to readmit Russia: Merkel - International European Union agreed time not right for G7 to readmit Russia: Merkel - International
- June 12, 2018

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stands next to Mr Trump, also with folded arms, as French President Emmanuel Macron leans in next to Mrs Merkel. Beside Trump is his national security adviser, John Bolton, apparently speaking above the locked eyes of the US and German leaders. (more...)
Greece, Macedonia reach deal to end name dispute
- June 12, 2018

Tsipras said in a televised statement that Macedonia's name change would allow a clear distinction between Greece's province of Macedonia and the neighbouring country. Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said on May 19 that the name of the "Republic of Ilinden Macedonia " could be a possible compromise to be reached between Skopje and Athens in a dispute over the name of the country. (more...)
Victim’s Homeowners Association Issued Gator Warning Just Days Before Deadly Attack Victim’s Homeowners Association Issued Gator Warning Just Days Before Deadly Attack
- June 12, 2018

Search teams discovered the body of Shizuka Matsuki about 10 p.m. Friday in a lake at the Silver LakesRotary Nature Park, said Rob Klepper, spokesman for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. "He had warned her not to take the dogs over to that place because they had seen gators before and it isn't safe", Limia said, relaying what he had heard from other neighbors. (more...)
Armed man 'with a bomb' holds three inside a shop
- June 12, 2018

French police said it was not clear if the man was armed and there was no indication of terrorist motives. A street in the French captial has been closed off as police cordon the area. Negotiations with the suspect were taking place, according to an Interior Ministry official who couldn't be identified because the operation was in progress. (more...)
Paris street on lockdown amid reports of armed man holding people hostage
- June 12, 2018

French police said it was not clear if the man was armed and there was no indication of terrorist motives. Officers are trying to determine whether the incident is terror related. But the police source said he had asked to communicate with the Iranian embassy so that they could convey a message to the French government. One of the hostages is reportedly a pregnant woman, and another is "severely injured", according to a witness. (more...)
Otto Warmbier 'Did Not Die in Vain'
- June 12, 2018

Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un concluded their extraordinary meeting by signing a document in which Trump pledged "security guarantees" to the North and Kim recommitted to the " complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula ". (more...)
Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow
- June 12, 2018

It is flowing toward a community that got wiped out last week. The Big Island volcano has been erupting for more than a month, sending lava into neighborhoods from cracks in the ground and destroying hundreds of homes. Half of the residents of a subdivision that had been ordered to evacuate after a fissure opened there on May 3 were being allowed to return starting last week. (more...)
Officer rescues toddler running along busy road in heart-stopping video Officer rescues toddler running along busy road in heart-stopping video
- June 12, 2018

The sergeant pulled over and parked his squad vehicle to block traffic in the lane. The department presented Sgt. Mannino on Thursday with their "Life Saving Award" for his actions. No one was hurt, which the police department attributes to Mannino's "observation while on patrol and quick reaction, placing his squad auto and himself between the child and traffic". (more...)
Trudeau's criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money' Trudeau's criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money'
- June 12, 2018

At one point he wrote, "Justin acts hurt when called out!" He is urging US officials to focus on unfair trade practices, like steel dumping by China. A video posted of Trudeau delivering a press conference appeared to show Trudeau's left eyebrow "falling off" his face. U.S. President Donald Trump gestures after a news conference after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore June 12, 2018 . (more...)
Lawmakers want to question Brexit backer on Russian Federation meetings Lawmakers want to question Brexit backer on Russian Federation meetings
- June 12, 2018

Giles Watling, a Conservative MP on the committee, asked Banks: "I'd like to move on to big scary Russian Federation. Did those business deals go through?" "Did that happen? Did he make money out of it and did he use that money to fund his campaigns?" I get the point that if the Russian ambassador asks you round for a drink you go, but this relationship went on for quite some time. (more...)
Donald Trump: Justin Trudeau's criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money'
- June 12, 2018

Trump's threat comes after Trudeau defended Canada during the G7 summit in Quebec over the weekend, saying his country "will not be pushed around" in regards to the Trump administration's tariffs on steel and aluminum . "As an American, I hate this", Bruce Heyman, who was US ambassador to Canada from 2014 to 2017, told CBC's On the Money . Hayden added that Trump's actions left him with "a mixture of sadness and, frankly, anger, because no country deserves to be treated that way". (more...)
Assad says West is fueling Syria war, hoping to topple him Assad says West is fueling Syria war, hoping to topple him
- June 12, 2018

Syria, a country that advocates the achievement of a definitive peace through dialogue between the parties involved in the conflict , has been mired in a bloody war since March 2011, when terrorist groups, supported by Western countries, are confronting government troops. (more...)
Trump says to stop 'expensive', 'provocative' South Korea war games
- June 12, 2018

The statement came hours after Trump and Kim signed an agreement stipulating " complete denuclearization " of North Korea. One South Korean official said he initially thought Trump had mis-spoke. -DPRK relations in accordance with the desire of the peoples of the two countries for peace and prosperity. "The Chinese side believes that ... the actions taken by the UN Security Council should support the current diplomatic dialogues and efforts in progressing towards denuclearisation of the ... (more...)
Merkel disappointed by Trump's u-turn on G7 statement Europe 09:35 Merkel disappointed by Trump's u-turn on G7 statement Europe 09:35
- June 12, 2018

Trans-Atlantic and other trade wars would have "a long-term impact on the global economy", he said at a Berlin meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and leaders of the IMF, World Bank and other worldwide institutions. "We were talking while we were waiting for the final copy of the document", the president said. The EU is also attending the summit. The EU has already said it will announce countermeasures against Trump's metals tariffs on July 1. (more...)
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner earned a stunning amount a year ago Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner earned a stunning amount a year ago
- June 12, 2018

The White House released the financial disclosures for Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Monday as President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met in a highly anticipated summit in Singapore. Kushner declared income from dozens of companies linked to his family's real estate company. Ivanka's hotel income of $3.9 million is up from last spring when she reported about $2.4 million in profits for the Washington property that has become a staple for those trying to curry favor with the ... (more...)
Tearful Dennis Rodman says he 'took bullets' for Kim friendship
- June 12, 2018

I never had no one to see me. Everybody came at me and I am still standing. "I think if Trump goes in there with a great heart, with his heart on the table, and let Kim see him really emotional". Kept going back. I showed my loyalty and my trustworthiness to this country. After the two leaders shook hands and parted ways, Trump told reporters there would be many more meetings and that he's open to inviting Kim to The White House. (more...)
Brexit backer Arron Banks to face MPs over Russian Federation claims
- June 12, 2018

Millionaire Brexiteer Arron Banks claims he briefed Central Intelligence Agency agents in London on his contacts with a Russian ambassador, according to a new report. Asked if there was any Russian money given to Leave.EU, Mr Wigmore insisted: "No, not one penny or one rouble". "This whole fake news narrative stated to roll from it". (more...)
ICC overturns former DRC Vice President's war crimes conviction - global ICC overturns former DRC Vice President's war crimes conviction - global
- June 12, 2018

The Court of Appeals of the ICC acknowledged that the trial in first instance against the ex-leader made serious mistakes, so that the accused is completely free of criminal responsibility, according to the jurist. They also disagreed with the majority that the Trial Chamber erred when it found that Mr Bemba had failed to take all necessary and reasonable measures to prevent or repress MLC crimes; in their view, the majority reached this conclusion based on an incorrect standard of appellate ... (more...)
Daughter of US Envoy to Russia Apologizes for Calling Trump, Kim 'Dictators' Daughter of US Envoy to Russia Apologizes for Calling Trump, Kim 'Dictators'
- June 12, 2018

During the segment, the Fox & Friends co-host was providing commentary with guest Anthony Scaramucci , who served as the White House communications director for ten days. Trump has repaid the favor by giving Fox two exclusive chats in recent months. Huntsman's slip of the tongue went unnoticed by Mr Scarramucci, but not by those on Twitter. (more...)
Vietnam protesters clash with police over economic zones law Vietnam protesters clash with police over economic zones law
- June 12, 2018

Vietnamese police detained more than a dozen people in the capital, Hanoi , and over 100 in Binh Thuan province, in south-central Vietnam, after protesters clashed with police and stormed a government office . The law stoked fears that the deals will go to Chinese companies amid tensions over disputed territory in the South China Sea. State media outlets said dozens of police officers were injured. (more...)
Tory minister criticised for "plain nasty" Brexit hanging comments
- June 12, 2018

MPs will also draw a line under the long-running row about devolved powers after Brexit when time finally runs out for Edinburgh and London to reach a deal before the bill is signed off. Conservative Remainer MP Sarah Wollaston told BBC Radio 4's Today program that she was " minded " to defy the government on the first of these amendments, which calls for parliament to get a " meaningful vote " on any final deal agreed between the United Kingdom and EU. (more...)
China complains to US about new de facto embassy in Taiwan China complains to US about new de facto embassy in Taiwan
- June 12, 2018

A dedication ceremony for the US$250 million four-storey office compound was attended on Tuesday morning by senior officials from Taiwan and the U.S., including the island's President Tsai Ing-wen. AIT's Taipei office has almost 500 American and local employees, while its Kaohsiung branch has more than 30 staff. The new American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) is seen under construction in Taipei, Taiwan June 2, 2018. (more...)
Dennis Rodman arrives in Singapore ahead of Trump-Kim summit Dennis Rodman arrives in Singapore ahead of Trump-Kim summit
- June 12, 2018

Photo provided by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on June 12, 2018 shows top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un (C) touring Singapore on June 11, 2018. Trump has taken keen interest in the pageantry of the day, insisting the pictures beamed around the world reflect a commanding leader making a decisive, world-altering move. (more...)
Trump Kim summit: Face-to-face Trump Kim summit: Face-to-face
- June 12, 2018

Trump said he expected the denuclearisation process to start "very, very quickly". Trump said that he and Kim would be meeting again, though he offered no timeline for when that might happen. Trump had been scheduled to fly back to Washington tomorrow morning after spending today with Kim in Singapore , but on the eve of the summit, he altered his schedule, opting to return at about 8pm today after a full day of meetings with Kim - nearly 15 hours earlier than previously anticipated. (more...)
Nixon Did It. Why Not Trump? Crib Notes for a Presidential Summit Nixon Did It. Why Not Trump? Crib Notes for a Presidential Summit
- June 12, 2018

Should they succeed in making a diplomatic breakthrough, it could bring lasting change to the security landscape of Northeast Asia, like the visit of former US President Richard Nixon to China in 1972 led to the transformation of China. After being excluded earlier, reporters from those wire services were added for coverage of the expanded bilateral meeting that followed Trump's and Kim's first meeting, though the pool size remained tight. (more...)
Deadly knife attack on Japanese bullet train Deadly knife attack on Japanese bullet train
- June 12, 2018

Police arrested the 22-year-old unemployed suspect on suspicion of attempted murder, a local police spokesman said. The two women, who are both in their 20s, are conscious and in no danger. Another passenger said: 'Everyone fled and fell like one domino falling after another. "I have been always anxious about him", his grandmother said in a telephone interview early Sunday. (more...)
Explosive eruption reported from Hawaii's Kilauea Explosive eruption reported from Hawaii's Kilauea
- June 12, 2018

A plume of toxic volcanic lava haze, called laze, stretched for miles. As the lava marched toward the bay, it vaporized Hawaii's largest freshwater lake, which was hundreds of feet deep in some places. That latest toll of property losses from Kilauea's ongoing upheaval, which entered its 35th day on Wednesday, far surpasses the 215 structures destroyed by lava during all 35 years of the volcano's last eruption cycle, which began in 1983. (more...)
Dog credited with keeping missing toddler safe in the woods Dog credited with keeping missing toddler safe in the woods
- June 12, 2018

Police say the child was taken to a Louisville hospital with no apparent serious injuries but said she appeared dehydrated and had several tick bites. "So I ran to the door and opened the door". "They've been everywhere", Brown said. "You hear about it with people but it's always somebody way off at a disatnce". (more...)
Larry Kudlow In The Hospital After Having Heart Attack Larry Kudlow In The Hospital After Having Heart Attack
- June 12, 2018

The president tweeted that Kudlow is now at Walter Reed Medical Center. Kudlow was admitted to Walter Reed Medical Center, according to Trump. On Sunday, Kudlow said on CNN's " State of the Union " that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "really kind of stabbed us in the back" after criticizing USA tariffs on imported steel and aluminum and Trump's positions on trade in a news conference following the summit. (more...)
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's 'Eyebrow' Causes Social Media Firestorm Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's 'Eyebrow' Causes Social Media Firestorm
- June 12, 2018

After the G-7 summit, Trudeau hosted a news conference where he said that the Canadian government "did not take" the USA tariffs against Canada lightly. The President insists he has slapped the levies on to hit back at charges imposed by other countries and has accused his allies of trying to milk the Us's economy. (more...)

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