by | June 22, 2017 | 06:42

President Donald Trump has been counting on China to use its economic leverage over Kim Jong Un’s totalitarian government. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defence Secretary James Mattis will be meeting China's State Councillor Yang Jiechi and Chief of the General Staff of the People's Liberation Army Fang Fenghui .

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:38

State waivers for Obamacare regulations: The Senate bill would reportedly allow states to obtain a waiver to do away with Obamacare's so-called essential health benefits, which mandate all plans must cover 10 basic types of care. West Virginia, Ohio, Alaska, Nevada, and Arkansas all have Republican senators and expanded the program. Unaffiliated, or "no party" voters as they are known in Iowa, make up 36 percent of the electorate, compared with 33 percent who register Republican and 31 ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:33

ET. Handel faces Democrat Jon Ossoff in the race for Georgia's 6th Congressional District and is trying to hold on to a district her party has controlled since 1979. Voters in Georgia cast ballots in the priciest United States congressional race ever, a Dollars 60 million political nailbiter where a Democratic novice could score an upset in a conservative stronghold - and deal a blow to President Donald Trump .

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:35

It seems the star, who has already amassed a huge fanbase from his breakout appearances as both Jackson Whittemore on Teen Wolf and Ray Harper on Arrow , will have a role in the seventh season of American Horror Story this September. We've been to the carnival with "Freak Show", seen a traditional horror story told in "Murder House" and last season took on the world of reality TV with " Roanoke ".

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:31

However, after a record-breaking feat in a quadrangular series recently, she is optimistic about India's chances in the mega event. The ICC Women's World Cup 2017 will feature defending champions Australia, England , India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa , Sri Lanka and the West Indies.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:34

Do said he wants to meet with IOC President Thomas Bach and North Korea's IOC representative Chang Ung at the World Taekwondo Championships in Muju, North Joella Province late this month. The overture is part of a broader effort by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to engage with Pyongyang, particularly through sports. Their women's football teams played each other in Pyongyang in April, and their women's hockey teams competed in South Korea.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:32

Marco Rubio - who were experts on Cuba policy. Rubio will accompany the president on Air Force One. Trump aides said Thursday that Rubio was "very helpful" to the administration as it spent months reviewing the policy. "There are about 50 or 60 Wi-Fi hot spots in Havana". Instead of considering the best interests of the American and Cuban people, the president has made a political decision to squander jobs, severely restrict travel, and undermine our global standing.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:32

Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE: AZN ) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in May. It has outperformed by 2.75% the S&P500. AstraZeneca plc using EPIC/TICKER code (LON:AZN) had its stock rating noted as "Reiterates" with the recommendation being set at "NEUTRAL" today by analysts at Credit Suisse.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:32

The discussions reflect concern in Brussels, Seoul and Beijing that sanctions alone won't persuade Pyongyang to halt its nuclear program and that negotiations are needed to avoid military conflict. China maintains that it implements the United Nations sanctions properly. In the meantime, the USA will continue to fly, sail and operate wherever the freedom of navigation allows, according to Mattis.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:31

US President Donald Trump has proposed to convene a summit to resolve the crisis caused by the decision of Saudi Arabia followed by several other countries to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar. The foreign minister of Oman met fellow GCC member Kuwait's emir for talks. But he added that Qatar knew what it needed to do to restore normal relations.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:31

The Queen is to lay out Theresa May's plans for government in the Queen's Speech later on Wednesday - with Brexit likely to be front and centre. Lawmakers will have to approve the speech in a vote, expected next Thursday, that will be a de facto vote of confidence.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:30

During an intense search for the girl, an officer stopped a auto being driven suspiciously on Sunday and the driver, later identified as Martinez Torres was taken into custody, police said. During an intense search for the missing girl on Sunday, an officer stopped a suspicious auto. Police have charged 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres with murder.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:28

The Northern Ireland party has come to May's aid after last week's general election left the prime minister eight seats short of the 326 seats needed in the House of Commons to command an overall majority. then having lost that gamble pursuing a hard Brexit path", Scotland's first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, said. After chairing a Cabinet meeting followed by her meeting with the DUP leader at Downing Street, May is set to travel to Paris to hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:23

Perhaps that's why Trump seems to be close to the only person left in the US who believes Russian Federation didn't try to upend the 2016 presidential election. Jeanette Manfra , undersecretary for cybersecurity at DHS, told the Senate on Wednesday that 21 state election systems were targeted. Hackers gained access to voter databases in at least one or two states, but there is no evidence that any vote tallies or the voting itself was tampered with, he said.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:21

He said,"The students will be allowed to go to Siliguri and Rongpo only in school buses". An all-party meeting convened by the GJM on Tuesday had passed a resolution that the shutdown would continue until security forces were withdrawn. According to PTI , GJM supporters allegedly thrashed a few tea garden workers. The parties, which attended yesterday's meeting, also decided not to participate in the June 22 all-party meet called by the West Bengal government to discuss the prevailing ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:17

EUROPE'S CHIEF NEGOTIATOR MICHEL BARNIER, rebuffing British Prime Minister Theresa May's stated desire to wrap up a new free trade agreement quickly. Davis has said Britain will not pay that much. In public, European Union negotiators have kept their satisfaction in check, however, and Barnier was at pains to sound conciliatory.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:15

It is one of President Michel Temer's main austerity reforms, along with the social security reform, to pull the Brazilian economy out of crisis. In a report, the federal police say they have enough evidence [AP report] to warrant a formal investigation into the president by the Supreme Court for "passive corruption".

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:15

The Department of the Defense spent a cool $94 million buying the Afghan National Army some snazzy new uniforms back in 2008. "They picked the pattern based on a fashion preference, not by experts, but by the minister of defence", said John F.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:12

Before heading to Doha , Cavusoglu said that "if the programme allows I will also visit Saudi Arabia", in quotes reported by the Anadolu news agency. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, speaking in Norway, said it was "absolutely imperative" to resolve the row through dialogue and to "establish a permanent mechanism for consultation, conversation and conflict resolution in our region".

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:11

James Foley was a freelance war correspondent before he was captured and held for almost two years. Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times , published by the official People's Daily, said Chinese officials must be wary that Warmbier's death might push Washington to put greater pressure on Beijing .

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:09

The US-led coalition conducted what the Pentagon said was a "show of force" - a reported buzzing of the pro-government troops by jets - to stop the attack and then called the Syrian government's ally, Russia , to try to "de-escalate the situation and stop the firing".

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:12

He lived in Molenbeek - the district which was home to some of the people suspected of carrying out the terror attacks in Paris and Brussels in 2015 and 2016. "There was a smaller blast", emanating from the individual or near the individual, Ine van Wymersch, a spokeswoman for the prosecutor's office told dpa.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:10

Pisasale said his situation "would be a worrying time for anybody but the most important thing is to deal with it and deal with it properly". Mr Pisasale was yesterday released on bail after being charged with three offences including extortion.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:07

After one of the most contentious and the most expensive Congressional races in us history, Handel easily defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff 53 percent to 47 percent Tuesday night. After the supercut of commentators, the video moves to clips of the breaking news that Handel had won the election and of Ossoff's concession speech.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:10

Scheffel says real time reporting requires significant staff time, and that the party is "now refocusing staff resources on preparing for changes to political financing law". The requirement for a neutral parliamentary speaker, who is likely to come from the alliance, could also endanger the fledgling government as it would reduce its seat count to a 43-43 tie with the Liberals.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:05

The drone, roughly the size of a U.S. Predator unmanned aerial vehicle, was armed and within range of striking U.S. -led coalition troops and their Syrian allies, the official said , who said the strike was in "self-defense". The strike against the pro-Syrian regime forces marks the fifth strike in recent weeks by the coalition. The U.S. also shot down an Iranian made drone over Syria on June 8.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:06

Cristiano Ronaldo , coming off a tumultuous week off the field, had set up Ricardo Quaresma's opening goal for Portugal , and Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez hit Mexico's equalizer just before halftime. "What fans have been waiting for over so many years is finally happening". Portugal , on the other side, put in a disciplined display as Fernando Santos' men went on to control most of the proceedings.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:06

Trump has praised Chinese President Xi Jinping for trying to contain North Korea, which counts on China for 90 per cent of its trade, but the effort has delivered few results. Security Council resolutions that are meant to restrict revenue and technology for the North's nuclear and missile programs. "Due to escalation of the situation on the Korean peninsula that is seen recently China makes even more effort to promote peace talks in order to return the Korean peninsula issue back on the ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:00

The item in question was found out to be a shoe-horn. He arrested on suspicion of affray and taken into custody at a central London police station - officers say they are not treating it as a terror related incident. One man died at the scene and 10 were sent to hospital with serious injuries. "He is now in police custody". The incident sparked a number of terrified tweets from the congregation who feared the Muslim community was under attack again.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:01

Speaking in the Australian Senate, the controversial One Nation leader singled out children on the autism spectrum as being particularly disruptive. "She owes an apology to 164,000 Australians who have autism spectrum disorder - the children and the adults who have been told for a long time that they don't belong".

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:00

This photo provided by the Fairfax County Police Department shows Darwin Martinez Torres , of Sterling, Va. Martinez Torres was held on a murder charge Monday, June 19, 2017, in the slaying of a teenage Muslim. near Dranesville Road and Woodson Road in Herndon, which is in Fairfax County. "She would say, 'salaam aleikum, Auntie, '" Bhuiyan said. But her family believes otherwise.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:56

According to Foreign Office statement, the drone was hit by Pakistan Air Force as it was unidentified and was flying at around 3 to 4 km inside the Pakistani territory. Iran's army chief recently warned that the country was willing to strike militants inside Pakistan - remarks that drew a strong protest from Islamabad .

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:56

Extending his well-wishes, Mr. Thackeray said Mr. Kovind belongs to a simple family and is a down to earth person who will competently perform his duties. For the past two presidential elections, the Sena has broken ranks with the NDA and backed Congress nominees Pranab Mukherjee and Pratibha Patil.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:53

LONDON (AP) - The British government has acquired newly built apartments that can be used to house some of the residents displaced by the horrific fire last week at a high-rise public housing complex, officials announced Wednesday. "The government will continue to do everything we can as fast as we can to support those affected by this bad tragedy". "Somewhere safe and supportive, close to their friends and the places they know, so they can start to rebuild their lives".

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:55

Terry Branstad , resigned to become the US ambassador to China. A group from Kansas made the trip to Cedar Rapids to listen to the president speak at Kirkwood Community College . "That's not bad", Trump said at an event at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids. Channel 13 found supporters from Florida, Minnesota, Illinois and Nebraska, not to mention most of the rest who came from Iowa to see Trump's return to the state he won in the 2016.