• Korea fires shots at N. Korea after object crosses border
Korea fires shots at N. Korea after object crosses border

In 2014, South Korean officials discovered what they described as several North Korean drones that had flown across the border. "U.S. officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the test did not demonstrate a new capability, or one that could threaten the United States directly, Reuters reported Tuesday".

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  • Did Melania Trump swat president's hand away in Israel?
Did Melania Trump swat president's hand away in Israel?

Uploaded to YouTube on May 22, the video has gained more than 33,000 thumbs-up ratings on YouTube, and more than 7,000 thumbs-down ratings on the video sharing platform. Any woman who walks around in five-inch stilettos knows, however, how important it is to walk delicately and not too quickly on such towering shoes. The incident happened at Be...

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  • 'Peace Is A Choice,' Trump Says During Appearance With Palestinian Leader
'Peace Is A Choice,' Trump Says During Appearance With Palestinian Leader

Expressing optimism that a peace deal could finally be brokered to end the almost 70-year-old conflict and suggested a resolution may not be hard to obtain it. The status of Jerusalem is ultra-sensitive and has been among the most hard issues in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, stalled since April 2014. " Iran's leaders routinely call for the ...

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  • United States seeks joint effort to ensure Venezuela head ends violence
United States seeks joint effort to ensure Venezuela head ends violence

Maduro has responded by sending armed forces to crack down on protesters. " There's great violence ", Trump told a press conference with visiting Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. US President Donald Trump has called the situation in Venezuela "a mess" and his aides have threatened tougher measures against Caracas . There was no immedi...

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  • Uber threatens to fire self-driving vehicle engineer in Waymo Case
Uber threatens to fire self-driving vehicle engineer in Waymo Case

But finally, Uber broke the silent and confirmed that they would fire the employee accused of stealing the confidential documents. Uber also forbids Levandowski from using any of the material, and ordered him to comply with the court's demand for an additional investigation into the documents.

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  • France's Macron And Russia's Putin To Meet In Paris On May 29
France's Macron And Russia's Putin To Meet In Paris On May 29

Macron accused Russia's state-sponsored. French President Emmanuel Macron (2R) poses with French troops during his visit to the France's Barkhane counter-terrorism operation in Africa's Sahel region in Gao, northern Mali, on May 19, 2017.

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  • John McCain 'Almost Speechless' About President Trump's Comey Comments
John McCain 'Almost Speechless' About President Trump's Comey Comments

Trump Administration aides have reportedly not disputed the content of document, rather they have disputed the claim that Trump's comments to the Russians provide evidence that Comey was sacked to force an end of ongoing FBI Trump-Russia investigation.

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  • Trump and Netanyahu hail Israeli-Palestinian 'chance for peace' ahead of talks
Trump and Netanyahu hail Israeli-Palestinian 'chance for peace' ahead of talks

Trump was referring to reports that information he gave to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak endangered the life of an Israeli spy embedded in Islamic State. Donald Trump has arrived in Israel, the second destination on his five-stop Middle East trip. On Tuesday, Trump will have a private meeting with P...

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  • Ahok withdraws appeal to calm protests
Ahok withdraws appeal to calm protests

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama said in a written letter read by his wife on Tuesday that he thanked his supporters for extending their support by holding a series of peaceful demonstrations across the country and overseas. That challenge is still going ahead, and the ex-governor's lawyers said withdrawing his appeal could give prosecutors space to appe...

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  • Trump asked former Ind. Sen. Dan Coats to deny Russian Federation collusion
Trump asked former Ind. Sen. Dan Coats to deny Russian Federation collusion

The Washington Post reports that NSA officials are prepared to make it available to House and Senate committees investigating the issue as well as former FBI Director Robert Mueller's investigation. The White House has denied that Trump pressured Comey in any way. Rogers testified fewer than 24 hours after the news broke , but f...

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  • Melania swats away Donald Trumps hand on red carpet
Melania swats away Donald Trumps hand on red carpet

After the (in) famous and viral "frown" from the inauguration ceremony, Melania Trump has again managed to send the Twitterati in a frenzy. The hand-hold snub comes just a day after a similar video showed Trump walking along the red carpet at Ben-Gurion Airport on his arrival in Israel with his wife trailing slightly behind.

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  • 8-year-old girl among dead in Ariana Grande concert bombing
8-year-old girl among dead in Ariana Grande concert bombing

Several people have died following an explosion Monday night at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England, police and witnesses said. "The police and security services believe they know the identity of the perpetrator but at this stage of their investigations we can not confirm his name", she said in a press conference Tuesday.

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  • Chinese rappers warn S. Korea on US missile defense system
Chinese rappers warn S. Korea on US missile defense system

US President Donald Trump is looking forward to working closely with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in and is willing to make peace with North Korea through engagement if the conditions are right, according to a top Seoul envoy. He has previously expressed ambivalence over the THAAD system and told Xi last week he was "well aware" of C...

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  • United Kingdom raises threat level to maximum, army deployed after attack
United Kingdom raises threat level to maximum, army deployed after attack

May says the measures include replacing police officers who now guard "key sites" with members of the military operating under police command. In her statement May added that the bravery of the emergency services and the people in Manchester shows that cowardice will "always be defeated by bravery, that evil can be overcome by good and that our v...

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  • Ariana Grande's drummer details moments following terror attack at Manchester Arena
Ariana Grande's drummer details moments following terror attack at Manchester Arena

This is a an undated photo obtained by the Press Association on Tuesday May 23, 2017 , of Saffie Rose Roussos , one of the victims of a attack at Manchester Arena , in Manchester England which left more than a dozen dead on Monday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the attack will strengthen Germany's determination to continue working tog...

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  • Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis
Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis

The South Korean Yonhap news agency quoted the envoy as saying that Trump had told him that entering Pyongyang into a peace process would take place if conditions were favorable, adding that he would not hold talks for a dialogue only with North Korea.

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  • Manchester explosion: Here's what we know about the victims
Manchester explosion: Here's what we know about the victims

They announced Tuesday that they had arrested a 23-year-old man in the south of the city, in connection with the bombing. Then she recovered her composure and did her best to get her children and others out of the concert venue that was struck by a suicide bomber here Monday night, killing 22 people and wounding dozens.

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  • Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russia investigation
Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russia investigation

Coats denounced classified intelligence leaks that continue to appear in the news media. Spicer said that James Comey was getting political and hindering any chance of negotiation with Russian Federation over Syria, Ukraine, and the Islamic State's issues.

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  • Lib Dem manifesto 2017: Tim Farron's key policies for General Election 2017
Lib Dem manifesto 2017: Tim Farron's key policies for General Election 2017

He's been a member since 2015. Commenting on his remarks, Mr Farron told the Press Association: "Looking back on them I may not have explained myself terribly well but I support safe and legal access to abortion". "I don't remember the Liberal Democrats feeling very strongly about having referendums over us signing up to various treaties along ...

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  • McCain: Trump-Russia allegations like a 'lousy movie'
McCain: Trump-Russia allegations like a 'lousy movie'

Coats and Rogers turned down his requests saying they were inappropriate, according to the report. Brennan could shed light on concerns about the security risk posed by President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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  • Trump repeatedly tried to compromise Comey, friend says
Trump repeatedly tried to compromise Comey, friend says

Wittes claims that Comey repeatedly tried to "train" the Trump administration to only contact him through proper channels and said the White House was negligent about how involved a president should be in specific investigations. "I very much appreciate former FBI Director Comey's willingness to publicly testify about his conversations with Preside...

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  • Trump and UK PM May agree Manchester attack was 'wanton and depraved'
Trump and UK PM May agree Manchester attack was 'wanton and depraved'

Prime Minister Theresa May said the attacker deliberately chose his time and place to "maximize carnage and to kill and injure indiscriminately". "The work undertaken throughout the day has revealed that it is a possibility we can not ignore that there is a wider group of individuals linked to this attack", she said.

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  • Sea lion drags girl into water in Canada, horrifying video goes viral
Sea lion drags girl into water in Canada, horrifying video goes viral

In an interview with CBC , Kiesman compared the massive sea lion to a bear . As the sun was about to set on Saturday evening at Steveston Fisherman's Wharf in British Columbia, people relaxed around the dock, chatting and taking photos.

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  • Trump stresses 'unshakable' bond between United States and Israel during Jerusalem speech
Trump stresses 'unshakable' bond between United States and Israel during Jerusalem speech

Abbas announced he is ready to be Trump's partner in securing peace in the Middle East through establishment of a Palestinian state on land captured by Israel in 1967. "That's Palestinian law. That law has to be changed", Mr. Netanyahu said. Trump spoke to British Prime Minister Theresa May about the attack, the White House said, expressing ...

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  • Trump 'hopeful' of brokering Middle-east peace deal
Trump 'hopeful' of brokering Middle-east peace deal

Both sides will face tough decisions. "But with determination, compromise, and the belief that peace is possible, Israelis and Palestinians can make a deal", he said. Later during the day, Trump returned to Jerusalem to visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial where a ceremony took place in the Hall of Remembrance to commemorate the six million Je...

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  • Trump's visit to Saudi a 'turning point': King Salman
Trump's visit to Saudi a 'turning point': King Salman

When it comes to the Middle East peace, the devil is in the details, and Trump steadfastly refused to provide any during his visit. Trump's first stop was a meeting in Jerusalem with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. The rival factions split over who would lead Muslims after the Prophet Muhammad's death in the 7th century. Both groups are S...

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  • Korea's new president to White House; N. Korea calls for 'new chapter'
Korea's new president to White House; N. Korea calls for 'new chapter'

Yoon said the dispatches were mentioned during the first telephone conversation between Moon and Chinese President Xi Jinping which lasted for 40 minutes beginning at about noon. Moon also offered a message of unity to his political rivals - Moon's Democratic Party has only 120 out of 300 seats in the National Assembly, so he may need broader sup...

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  • Syria, Russia: US coalition airstrike killed eight
Syria, Russia: US coalition airstrike killed eight

A member of US-backed rebel forces said the convoy included Syrian and Iranian-backed militias heading towards Al Tanf when it clashed with rebel forces. The US has been backing the Maghawir and Jaysh al-Thawra fighters in the near the Syria , Jordan, Iraq border. Since they appeared defensive in nature, the strikes did not suggest a shift in th...

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  • Former CIA director says 'Russia brazenly interfered' in election
Former CIA director says 'Russia brazenly interfered' in election

The investigation focuses on whether Flynn and other Trump associates colluded with Russian Federation to boost the Republican candidate in the 2016 elections. In fact, the oversight committee released detailed email and payment records months ago showing that the source of Flynn's payment of more than $33,000 was RT, the Russian state-sponsore...

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  • United Kingdom raises terror threat level from severe to 'critical' after attack
United Kingdom raises terror threat level from severe to 'critical' after attack

Mr Rowley said the raised critical threat level meant the Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre's "assessment is not only that an attack remains highly likely but a further attack may be imminent". from the bottom of my heart, i am so sorry. i don't have words". In a statement sent to Fox News, the O2 Arena in London, which was Grande's next stop on ...

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  • Ariana Grande suspends tour following Manchester terror attack
Ariana Grande suspends tour following Manchester terror attack

The Prime Minister said the official threat level remains at severe - meaning an attack is highly likely - but this would be assessed throughout the day. They said, however, that the arrest was "not now believed to connected to last night's attacks". "We are all very sad about the tragic events last night; we can not take out of our minds and o...

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  • Trump sets sight on the big deal: Mideast peace
Trump sets sight on the big deal: Mideast peace

The Western Wall sits in Jerusalem's Old City, which was captured by Israel during the Six-Day War in 1967. But people familiar with Trump's trip said officials might offer a subtler gesture to recognize Israel's strong feelings about Jerusalem being the country's eternal capital.

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  • Suspected Manchester bomber identified as Salman Abedi: U.S
Suspected Manchester bomber identified as Salman Abedi: U.S

A European security official told the AP he was British. Manchester Arena, the largest indoor arena in Europe , opened in 1995 and is a popular concert and sporting venue. Taxis offered stranded people free rides home while some residents invited those without lodging into their homes. Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham said, "My heart goes out to ...

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  • South Korea fires warning shots at North Korea after object crosses border
South Korea fires warning shots at North Korea after object crosses border

South Korea's new president, Moon Jae-in, held a National Security Council meeting to discuss Sunday's launch, which came hours after he named his new foreign minister nominee and top advisers for security and foreign policy. Satellite imagery suggests it could be ready to conduct its next test - which would be its sixth - at virtually any time. ...

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  • Trump, Abbas call for new start to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks
Trump, Abbas call for new start to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Nearby, First Lady Melania Trump and first daughter Ivanka visited the women's area of the wall, one of Judaism's most sacred sites. Trump initially sparked deep concern among Palestinians when he backed away from the long U.S. Mr Netanyahu said he hoped Mr Trump's visit would be a "historic milestone" in achieving regional peace. Donald Trump...

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