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White House: 'The President Is Not Obstructing, He's Fighting Back'

White House: 'The President Is Not Obstructing, He's Fighting Back' US President Donald Trump has called for his attorney-general Jeff Sessions to end special counsel Robert Mueller's probe of Russia's election intervention, a day after Mr Trump's former campaign chairman went on trial. But he also said the team would consider "one or two questions" of obstruction if "they really need". When Manafort's bail was revoked in June over allegations he was try... [Full Article...]

Missing Iowa woman possibly sighted in Missouri

Missing Iowa woman possibly sighted in Missouri Anyone with information in the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Central Iowa at 800-452-1111. Investigators have said previously that they were confident on Tibbetts' digital footprint , but they did not release any information as to where that was. [Full Article...]

Trump Falsely Claims You Need Photo ID to ‘Buy Groceries’

Trump Falsely Claims You Need Photo ID to ‘Buy Groceries’ The idea is that President Donald Trump will do his best to throw his support behind Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.), who is running for states GOP gubernatorial nomination over his rival Adam Putnam in the primaries coming up on August 28. [Full Article...]

Your questions about 3D guns answered

Your questions about 3D guns answered Lasnik's ruling came after eight states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit to block a government settlement with Cody Wilson and his Texas-based company , Defense Distributed , which made it legal for the company to make the do-it-yourself computer plans readily available to any paying customer. [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at stone-throwing opposition supporters

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at stone-throwing opposition supporters The military remains on high alert in Harare as the final results from Zimbabwe's presidential election - the first in 37 years - are being tallied. The military deployment was the first time that soldiers had appeared in the streets of the capital since Mugabe's departure in November. The correct position is that Zanu PF won 145 and MDC Alliance 63. [Full Article...]

Firefighters in California gain ground on deadly Carr Fire

Firefighters in California gain ground on deadly Carr Fire Almost 10 days after it started near Highway 299 west of Redding, the fire is only 35 percent contained. "The more serious predictions of warming and fires to occur later in the century, 2040 or 2050, they're now occurring in real time", he said. [Full Article...]

President Donald Trump receives new letter from North Korea

The White House says President Donald Trump received a new letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (kim jawng oon) Wednesday following up on their Singapore summit. North Korea previously returned the purported remains of foreign soldiers that turned out to be misidentified. A US defense official told VOA North Korea has provided nearly no information to help identify the individuals... [Full Article...]

Arduous road ahead for Zimbabwe after election results

Arduous road ahead for Zimbabwe after election results The parliamentary results strengthened the chances of President Emmerson Mnangagwa holding power, but triggered MDC demonstrations in Harare and fears of clashes between angry opposition supporters and the government. Zimbabweans were desperately hoping the peaceful election held on Monday would lift them out of economic and political stagnation after decades of Robert Mugabe's rule. [Full Article...]

Trump Will Shut Down Government Over Border Wall Funding

The federal government has already shut down twice this year, first over a failed deal for Dreamers, young undocumented migrants brought to the country as children, then over a funding bill. Earlier this year, he also introduced a bill that would require all of California's government pension funds to divest from any company involved in building the wall. [Full Article...]

Indonesia invites North Korea's Kim Jong Un to Asian Games

Indonesia invites North Korea's Kim Jong Un to Asian Games The Sanumdong factory produced two Hwasong-15 ICBMs, North Korea's furthest-reaching missile which can fly more than 13,000km, putting the the US East Coast within its reach. Jeffrey Lewis of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies told the Post the site is "active". "We see them going to work, just as before", a USA official told the Post . [Full Article...]

Ghani Invites Imran Khan to Visit Kabul

Ghani Invites Imran Khan to Visit Kabul Geelani expressed hope that elections in Pakistan would lead to a stable government in the country saying all religious and political organisations should work together. Gahler said European Union observers had not witnessed any military interference in polling stations they assessed. The party "will see the numbers first once we are in the government", he told Bloomberg. [Full Article...]

Future of Zimbabwe in the balance as election polls close

Future of Zimbabwe in the balance as election polls close She shares with us some insight on the historic election. Chamisa said he had his own results from most of the almost 11,000 polling stations, saying he would wait for the official tally. She says she is confident there was no "cheating" and says the electoral commission will respect the will of Zimbabweans. The ZEC boss once again applauded the high vote turnout in the country's first post-Ro... [Full Article...]

Polar bear attacks cruise ship employee on Arctic island

Polar bear attacks cruise ship employee on Arctic island The German victim, who worked as a guard, is awake and in a stable condition with moderate injuries. The team failed to spot that there was a bear on the shore and it charged the man. The guard was injured during a trip to an island in Svalbard, which is located between mainland Norway and the North Pole. Tourist expeditions are required to employ bear guards for the safety of the passengers. [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh Meets With First Senate Dem Willing to Speak With Him

Kavanaugh Meets With First Senate Dem Willing to Speak With Him Now that it's clear Paul will support the judge, Republicans should have enough votes to confirm Kavanaugh without Democrat support, provided Sens. "Manchin making a craven political calculation once the outcome has already been decided", Morrisey said. With Sen. John McCain , R-Ariz., absent due to his health, Republicans need every member of the slim 51-49 majority to confirm Kavanaugh. [Full Article...]

US Q2 GDP growth hits 4.1%, best pace in 4 years

US Q2 GDP growth hits 4.1%, best pace in 4 years The White House didn't respond to a question about whether Trump had been briefed in advance on Friday's report on economic growth. "In our forecasts, the second quarter marks a high watermark for growth". The Fed last month estimated that the USA economy would grow at 2.8 percent this year, still below the Trump administration's target of over 3 percent of annual growth rate. [Full Article...]

Deadly California wildfire kills 8, destroys over 650 homes

Deadly California wildfire kills 8, destroys over 650 homes Homes were levelled by the Carr Fire . As of Sunday morning, the blazed had burned 89,194 acres or 139 square miles, which is the size of Detroit, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, also known as Cal Fire . [Full Article...]

House conservatives file articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

House conservatives file articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Ryan said the tussle over document requests between House Republicans and Rosenstein, who oversees the federal Trump-Russia investigation, doesn't rise to the level of "high crimes and misdemeanours" that could warrant impeachment under the Constitution. [Full Article...]

Moon appears blood red in eclipse

Moon appears blood red in eclipse Then the Moon will start to gradually come out of Earth's shadow and partial eclipse will end at 3h 49m IST on July 28. The partial eclipse of the Moon will begin at 23h 54m IST on July 27. "If there are extra particles in the atmosphere, from say a recent volcanic eruption, the moon will appear a darker shade of red". If that doesn't resolve your FOMO, be patient: North Americans will be ... [Full Article...]

Vladimir Putin invites Donald Trump to Russian Federation

We are ready to invite President Trump to Moscow. CNN on Tuesday obtained and aired a secret audio recording that captured Trump and Cohen discussing a potential payment to a former Playboy model who claims she had an affair with Trump. [Full Article...]

One fatality confirmed in almost 29000 acre Carr Fire

One fatality confirmed in almost 29000 acre Carr Fire No other details were provided. The tragic result of this explosion was the death of a bulldozer operator who was battling the blaze. In Southern California , thousands remained evacuated as a suspected arson wildfire burned in the San Jacinto Mountains east of Los Angeles. [Full Article...]


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