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Possible Tornado Collapses Multiple Buildings, Overturns Cars in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

The bookstore was one of 23 buildings that were damaged late Wednesday when an EF2 tornado - a twister with wind speeds of 130 miles per hour - touched down nea...


Watchdog report faults Comey as 'insubordinate'

A May 2016 email from FBI investigator Peter Strzok shows the agency knew at that time some classified information had been hacked from Clinton's private server...


Comey 'broke norms but not biased' - agency watchdog report

Comey informed Congress of the emails October 28, 2016. The report released on Thursday outlines a damning assessment of Comey and former Attorney General ...


INTERNATIONAL - Singapore footing N.Korean contingent's hotel bill

Despite the summit now being back on, that deal and others by countries that have been part of global nuclear deals - such as Ukraine after the fall of the Sovi...


Effort to split California into three states seen as unlikely

California (new): This would include six counties: Los Angeles , Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, and San Benito counties. Election offi...


Trump Kim summit: North Korea sets out its Singapore agenda

Despite the uncertainties, Mr Trump talked up the outcome of what was the first meeting between a U.S. and North Korean leader in six decades of hostility. "Let...


Watchdog sees errors, not bias, in Comey's Clinton probe

Writing in the New York Times , Mr Comey said: "I do not agree with all of the inspector general's conclusions, but I respect the work of his office and salu...


Putin invites Kim to Russian Federation, praises Trump summit

But the whole business of "denuclearization" is a misnomer because they want us to withdraw our nuclear forces from the region, B-52s, B-1 bombers from Guam, an...


Putin: Ready to meet Trump on arms race, rejoin G8

Trump said on Friday that Russian Federation should have attended a Group of Seven summit in Canada over the weekend, an idea that even Moscow seemed to reje...


Disclosures show Kushner's wealth and debt have risen

Ivanka Trump reported Dollars 3.9 million from her stake in the Trump International Hotel in Washington , as well as more than USD 2 million in severance pa...


Trump’s vow to end military drills with Seoul stuns a region

China shares a border with North Korea and is the country's largest trading partner. "The new element is that we [the United States] agreed to stop our annu...


Manafort, Russian Associate Indicted in Obstruction Case

Manafort asked no one to provide a false affidavit or false testimony at trial, or perjure themselves, and he has not given - nor offered to give - any potentia...


Two tweets and an insult spoil G-7 unity

Ahead of the meeting, Trump already set a hostile tone on his Twitter profile, lashing out against Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over fees on dairy...


Kim summit will cost about $20m to host: PM Lee

Trump has said he hopes to make a legacy-defining deal for the North to give up its nuclear weapons, though he has recently sought to minimize expectations, ...


Trump trade fury plunges G7 summit into failure

The other leaders of G7 nations must not be afraid to reach agreements without US President Donald Trump at their upcoming summit, French President Emmanuel ...


Soldier killed in Somalia attack identified

Somali officials have said civilians have been killed in more than one joint us military operation with Somali forces. We also injured four USA soldiers, ...


US says envoys in China hit by mystery illness

The health alert was issued May 23 in Guangzhou after a staffer at the us consulate there was diagnosed with a mild brain injury. The tests were prompted af...


How much power does the China and Russia-led SCO wield?

Counter-terrorism cooperation will get a boost with the visit of China's Public Security Minister announced for later this year. President Xi said that it was...


Donald Trump asks U.S. representatives not to endorse G7 Summit communique

Mr. Trump also warned that retaliating against the US tariffs would be a "mistake", suggesting that the USA might just not deal with countries who fail to treat...


Scott Pruitt's Fancy-Pen-Buying Days Are Numbered

At that event, the Associated Press said one of its reporters, who was denied entry, was grabbed by security guards and forcibly shoved out of the building ...


Giuliani says Mueller's team is trying to frame Trump

Trump later added that the "appointment of the Special Councel is totally UNCONSTITUTIONAL! If presidents had the power to pardon themselves, we'd no longer be ...


'It's saddening': Massive river of lava wipes out hundreds of homes

At least 117 homes have been destroyed since lava began flowing, Magno said, but this doesn't include those affected in Kapoho and Vacationland. And it not ...


Italy's New Populist and Anti-Establishment Government Is Sworn In

The ceremony took place in Rome. Speaking in the town of Pozzallo, he said: " Italy and Sicily can not be Europe's refugee camp". As the leader of the righ...


Iran Tells UN it will Begin to BOOST URANIUM Production

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has prepped Iranian scientists to increase its uranium enrichment capacity if its controversial nuclear deal with the USA falls apart. "I...


5.5-magnitude natural disaster reported beneath Hawaii's exploding Mt. Kilauea

Lava also began flowing into the Kapoho Tide Pools overnight, destroying the popular snorkeling destination, Snyder said. But the Hawaii Civil Defense Agency ...


Return of Stability to Syria, Iraq Rings Alarm Bells in Israel

Lieutenant General Kenneth McKenzie, director of the joint staff, said during a press conference on Thursday: "Any interested party in Syria should understand t...


'River of lava' flows into Guatemala village killing several people

National Disaster Coordinator Sergio Cabanas said an undetermined number of people were missing following the eruption. "There are injured, burned and dead peop...


Economist: US tariffs would impact Estonia via European Union economy

Friction in Whistler could telegraph an even tenser meeting next week in Quebec, when the leaders of the G-7 meet, including President Trump and Canadian Pri...


Michael Avenatti Withdraws Bid To Appear Before Judge in Cohen Probe

Judge Kimba Wood heard arguments from Daniels's attorney, Michael Avenatti , as well as representatives for Cohen and Trump, over whether or not Avenatti ...


Russian journalist turns up alive after reported murder

The 41-year-old had reportedly been shot several times in the back and died in an ambulance on the way to hospital. His reported murder touched off a war of w...


Melania Trump dismisses conspiracy theories, says she's 'feeling great'

Sure, the context of Melania's tweet might make her response appear innocent and understandable-Melania was last seen 20 days ago, when she accompanied the p...


[Newsmaker] Declaration of end to Korean War possible in Singapore

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a senior North Korean official met in New York Wednesday as both sides push to salvage a highly anticipated summit b...


Two dead in North Carolina landslide as Alberto no longer a storm

Around 12:30 a.m., Wednesday officials ordered all residents living below Lake Tahoma to evacuate at the request of the Lake Tahoma dam engineer. Interstate 4...


Texan from India beats Texan from India to win Spelling Bee

Nemmani also continued a longtime trend by becoming the 14th champion or co-champion of South Asian descent the bee has had in 11 consecutive years, The Washin...


President mulls commuting Blagojevich's term, pardoning Stewart

The filmmaker , author and speaker was sentenced in September 2014 in federal court in NY to five years of probation after he admitted making illegal contrib...


North Korea holding onto its nukes, open to opening hamburger chain

But this morning he tweeted: "We have put a great team together for our talks with North Korea ". But somewhere in those details lies the question of whether...


Washington to Increase Naval Exercises in South China Sea

Mattis said despite Chinese President Xi Jinping's vow not to militarize the Spratly Islands during the past month Beijing moved weaponry there. The U.S. He...


Japan reports another suspected case of North Korea sanctions violation

A second day of meetings between top diplomatic officials of the United States and North Korea are underway in NY, in an attempt to discuss nuclear disagreeme...


Afghan Officials Say Attack on Ministry Was Repelled

Reuters reports that two loud explosions and gunfire were heard in proximity of the Interior Ministry compound and that police inside reported that the facili...


'Dead' Russian journalist turns up at press conference

Authorities said they suspected he was killed because of his work. "I'm sorry you had to go through this but there was no other way". Babchenko , a Kremlin c...