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Trump wants to stop provocative 'war games' with South Korea

The Department of Justice reneged on a commitment to provide access to documents they promised to congressional lawmakers by Thursday morning. Jonathan Ernst / Reuters U.S. Hannity, who sat down with Trump for an interview after the summit, even compared Tuesday's event to former President Ronald Reagan's meeting with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev at the height of the Cold War. [Full Article...]

Canada moves closer to approving legal marijuana after Senate approves legislation

Canada moves closer to approving legal marijuana after Senate approves legislation President Donald Trump on Friday said he would likely support a federal bill to end the national ban on marijuana. "It's a really elegant solution", said Hezekiah Allen, executive director of the California Growers Association, an advocacy group for hundreds of marijuana farmers, business owners and patients in the state. [Full Article...]

Former Obama Adviser Suggests Trump Is Russia's 'Chief Advocate' and Defender

Former Obama Adviser Suggests Trump Is Russia's 'Chief Advocate' and Defender Trump , however, suggested that the G7 offer a seat at the table to Russian Federation. "I agree with him, and to have a meaningful discussion, our ministries of foreign affairs and experts should get involved and work closely together, and of course a meeting in person is necessary", Putin told reporters at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit in Qingdao , China . [Full Article...]

How North Korean state media are covering Trump-Kim summit

How North Korean state media are covering Trump-Kim summit A USA official says Monday that the leaders will meet for up to two hours before an expanded bilateral meeting with their respective advisers. The American president tweeted Monday morning: "Great to be in Singapore , excitement in the air!" Trump was joined at the meeting with Lee by USA officials including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and National Se... [Full Article...]

IOF kill four Palestinians as Gaza protest resumes

IOF kill four Palestinians as Gaza protest resumes The Palestinians and their supporters are following the same route they took last December after the United States vetoed a Security Council resolution calling on President Donald Trump to renounce his recognition of Israel as Jerusalem's capital. [Full Article...]

Trump blasts Canada, calls for Russian Federation to be returned to G8

Trump blasts Canada, calls for Russian Federation to be returned to G8 Earlier this month Israeli officials denied claims by Russia's ambassador to the United Nations that it has reached an agreement with Moscow on the withdrawal of Iranian forces from southwest Syria. It can only be conferred on a foreigner who has made outstanding contributions in promoting exchange and cooperation between China and the world, and in maintaining world peace. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom court criticizes Northern Ireland abortion law but rejects bid for reform

United Kingdom court criticizes Northern Ireland abortion law but rejects bid for reform The ruling by the panel of judges, headed by the court's president Lady Hale , follows a hearing past year. However, a majority of justices also found that the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission , which had initiated legal proceedings to try and liberalise the law, did not have the powers to bring the case. [Full Article...]

Putin Says Russia Will Help Trump - North Korea Summit

Putin Says Russia Will Help Trump - North Korea Summit US and North Korean officials are continuing to lay the groundwork ahead of the summit. Bolton has never expressed much hope for a summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un , and now a growing chorus of experts think he may have tried to sabotage the summit . [Full Article...]

Duke and Duchess of Sussex join Queen’s birthday parade

Duke and Duchess of Sussex join Queen’s birthday parade Prince Philip , who retired from public duties past year, did not attend the ceremony that involves more than 1,400 soldiers, 400 musicians and 200 horses. The timing is just another sign that Markle isn't wasting time when it comes to kicking off her official royal career as a duchess. The nation will next catch a glimpse of the Duchess of Sussex on June 14, as she is preparing for her debu... [Full Article...]

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un To Arrive In Singapore On Sunday

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un To Arrive In Singapore On Sunday Washington hopes the summit will kick-start a process that eventually sees Mr Kim give up his nuclear weapons. North Korea's secrecy would make it hard to end its nuclear program quickly, said Robert Einhorn , senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. [Full Article...]

CA governor race: Newsom, Cox head to November election

CA governor race: Newsom, Cox head to November election California moved in 2012 a so-called "jungle primary" that promotes the two candidates with the highest number of votes onto the final ballot, regardless of party - a shift state leaders hoped would winnow out fringe elements of both parties and promote less polarizing candidates. [Full Article...]

G7 leaders set to clash with combative Trump over tariffs, trade

G7 leaders set to clash with combative Trump over tariffs, trade Earlier in the press service of the White house stated that the President of the United States Donald trump is going alone to talk with Macron in the framework of the G7 meeting: "there Are important bilateral meetings". The Trump administration has also clashed with Canada over his insistence that the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement involving the United States, Canada and Mexico... [Full Article...]

United States first lady Melania Trump to skip G7, North Korea summit

United States first lady Melania Trump to skip G7, North Korea summit These theories about her possibly having separated from the president were bolstered when the first lady announced she would not be attending the upcoming G7 or Singapore summits. Grisham said the Gold Star families' event was important to Mrs. Trump and had been on her calendar for some time. Or someone has designed a robot that looks just like the first lady, at least from a distance... [Full Article...]

Ban plastic bags? UN seeks to cut pollution as recycling falls short

Ban plastic bags? UN seeks to cut pollution as recycling falls short The report analyzes the complex relationships in our plastics economy and offers an approach to rethink how the world produces, uses and manages single-use plastics. "And we want governments to fill the policy gaps, and ensure there are clear incentives for doing the right thing", the United Nations environment chief said. [Full Article...]

Supreme Court Sides With Colorado Baker Who Refused Service to Gay Couple

Supreme Court Sides With Colorado Baker Who Refused Service to Gay Couple Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote that while Colorado law "can protect gay persons in acquiring products and services. the law must be applied in a manner that is neutral toward religion". Supreme Court. The case marked a test for Kennedy, who has authored significant rulings that advanced gay rights but also is a strong advocate for free speech rights and religious freedom. [Full Article...]

Syrian leader to meet Kim in Pyongyang, claims N. Korea

Syrian leader to meet Kim in Pyongyang, claims N. Korea Trump, who had previously canceled the summit, abruptly announced the meeting was back on. The president wants Pyongyang to "denuclearize" in return for relief from economic sanctions. It is now led by General Kim Su Gil with Son Chol Ju as his deputy. The U.S.is "open to covering the costs", the Post wrote, citing the two individuals, though such a payment would require a sanctions waiver and... [Full Article...]

Mexico aims tariff countermeasures at key Republican-contested districts

Mexico aims tariff countermeasures at key Republican-contested districts The EU has filed a similar challenge. Canada's planned retaliatory measures will take effect July 1 and stay in place until the USA backs down. It came after the European Union said it would introduce retaliatory tariffs after Mr Trump's "illegal" and "dangerous" decision. [Full Article...]

United States accuses China of 'intimidation' in South China Sea

United States accuses China of 'intimidation' in South China Sea China's reliance on military muscle to achieve its goals "is not a way to make long-term collaboration the rule of the road in a region that's important to China's future", Mattis said, when asked to elaborate. Woody Island, which China calls Yongxing, is also claimed by Vietnam and Taiwan. "The Chinese People's Liberation Army has the determination, confidence and ability to safeguard China's s... [Full Article...]

Trump Says June 12 Meeting With Kim Jong-un Is Back On

Trump Says June 12 Meeting With Kim Jong-un Is Back On He said it "went very well". "You're talking about years of hostility, years of problems, years of, really, hatred between so much different nations", Trump added. The president reiterated that he had no plans to sign anything on June 12, but added that he looked forward to lifting economic sanctions now imposed on North Korea. [Full Article...]

Trump tweets he 'never fired' Comey over Russia, contradicting reports about memo

Trump tweets he 'never fired' Comey over Russia, contradicting reports about memo Trump tweeted. "The Corrupt Mainstream Media loves to keep pushing that narrative, but they know it is not true!" A few days later, Trump told NBC's Lester Holt he was thinking of "this Russian Federation thing" when he fired Comey. [Full Article...]


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