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Trump revealed classified information to Russian Federation during recent meeting — WaPost

Trump revealed classified information to Russian Federation during recent meeting — WaPost

While Trump did not reveal the method in which the intelligence was gathered, he did discuss aspects of the threat that the United States only learned through the espionage capabilities of a key par...

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No second spike in cyber attacks is 'encouraging' - Jeremy Hunt

The WannaCry ransomware appears to only attack unpatched computers running Windows 10. Victims have only hours to pay the ransom, which rises to $600 before the files are destroyed. The UK governmen...

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North Korea threatens South after firing missile

North Korea's ambassador to China says that Pyongyang's test-firing of a ballistic missile over the weekend is part of the country's efforts to develop ways to defend itself against hostile aggression...

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Trump throws his hat into Mideast peace process ring

The US president greeted Abbas on the White House lawn, barely two and a half months after having received Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Heading in to their meeting, Abbas, 82, planned ...

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South Korea's leader willing to visit North, talk to US, China

South Korea's leader willing to visit North, talk to US, China

In recent months the Trump administration has suggested a military option is on the table, sending fears of conflict spiralling - although the United States president changed tone last week, saying he...

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French President Emmanuel Macron meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin

French President Emmanuel Macron meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin

Philippe, a conservative from The Republicans party, is the first postwar prime minister to be chosen voluntarily by a president who is from a different party. Radical leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon, who ...

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India boycotts China's global trade jamboree

According to the host president, those attending the meeting agreed that they will arouse global cooperation on the development of the Belt and Road initiative, in which the challenges facing the worl...

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Trump says he will make 'fast decision' on Comey replacement

Comey declined an invitation to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee in a closed meeting on Tuesday for scheduling reasons, said Warner's spokesman. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schume...

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Nigeria spokesman says 1 Nigeria Chibok girl refused release

Nigeria spokesman says 1 Nigeria Chibok girl refused release

In the CNN video, Ms Aisha Yesufu, one of BBOG's leaders, said the government had not been transparent with its rehabilitation efforts since the girls were rescued last October. Photos distributed Sun...

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Hillary Clinton announces new political action group, Onward Together

Hillary Clinton announces new political action group, Onward Together

Obama's group announced that it would disclose the names of its major donors on a quarterly basis. In March, she debuted a new slogan, "resist, insist, persist, enlist", as she encouraged dishearten...

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Trump sees 'fast' decision over new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

He was also set to welcome foreign leaders to the White House, with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday and President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia on Thursday. Senate Democratic Leade...

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Nicola Sturgeon: SNP backlash claims ludicrous

The Scottish National party leader said that although the Conservatives did well "by their standards", they did so by taking votes from Labour, not by eating into SNP support. "It is very easy for [Th...

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IT majors praise plan for a digital silk road

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, left, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during the welcome ceremony for the Belt and Road Forum, at the International Conference Center at Yanqi L...

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NDP and Liberals running neck and neck in tight BC election

The see-saw election battle ended with 43 Liberals, 41 New Democrats and three Greens, although recounts could still change the outcome. Before the results were announced, Olsen joked with Mike Schren...

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Businesses, banks closed in Ivory Coast cocoa hub Daloa - residents

Heavy shooting was also heard in Daloa, a hub for the western cocoa growing regions, on Monday. "We don't know if the delegates who were sent to Abidjan (for the ceremony) betrayed us, if they are c...

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Korea accuses CIA of plot to assassinate Kim Jong

Korea accuses CIA of plot to assassinate Kim Jong

In a statement carried on state media, North Korea's ministry of state security on Friday said that a "hideous" group sanctioned by the CIA and South Korean Intelligence Service (IS) had infiltr...

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Police officer who shot down African-American teenager in Texas is dismissed

Police officer who shot down African-American teenager in Texas is dismissed

BuzzFeed notes that Police Chief Haber has since apologized for this account, too. Jasmine Crockett, another Edwards family attorney, said Jordan and his two brothers were among the five people in...

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Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey

Significantly, Erdogan has reacted with extraordinary restraint to the Pentagon move to arm Kurds in Syria . Since a bloody attempted coup in July 2016, the Turkish government has accelerated its c...

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France's Macron calls for 'historic reconstruction' of Europe

Mrs Merkel said the EU depended on France being strong, and that she and Mr Macron had a "joint conviction that we are not only going to deal with the British exit from the European Union, but we also...

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Attorney general sparks fear with push for harsh sentences

The policy memo says prosecutors should "charge and pursue the most serious, readily provable offense" — something more likely to trigger mandatory minimum sentences . At a speech Friday in Washing...

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Key state election kicks off in Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia

German Chancellor and chairwoman of the German Christian Democratic Party (CDU) Angela Merkel smiles during a press conference at the party's headquarters in Berlin , Germany, Monday, May 15, 2017, o...

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A timeline of events that led up to Comey's firing

But the very fact that an investigation is ongoing is intolerable to a president who values his image above most things. Republicans hold 52 seats in the chamber to Democrats' 48. Trump's first nation...

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Where does Jeremy Corbyn stand on foreign policy?

With some moderate Labour MPs reported to be in revolt over Mr Corbyn's radical programme of renationalisation and expanding public services and following the leak of the party's manifesto, Mrs May wi...

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Donald Trump was ready to fire James Comey on entering White House

The Trump administration said Comey was sacked because of how he handled the probe into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, though some lawmakers and analysts have suggested the decisio...

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Facebook misses Thai deadline to remove critical content

Facebook misses Thai deadline to remove critical content

The footage of King Vajiralongkorn, believed to have been filmed in July 2016, is considered insulting to the Thai monarchy - a crime punishable by as much as 15 years in jail in the royal-loving nati...

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Trump confident travel ban is lawful

Again, the Trump administration argued there's nothing in the language of his revised executive order that shows religious bias, while opponents countered that Trump's public statements prove he mea...

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Absent from America, French cars drive into Iran election

Raisi called Qalibaf's decision "revolutionary", the conservative news agency Tasnim reported the cleric as saying on Monday. "I ask all my supporters to contribute their full capacity and support...

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21st-century version of Silk Road

Almost 30 world leaders are taking part in the global summit on China's Silk Road plan, a huge infrastructure project that Beijing hopes will revive ancient trade routes from Asia to Europe and Africa...

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China, US ink new trade deal for beef and chicken

China, US ink new trade deal for beef and chicken

Last year, the trade deficit with China reached $347 billion showed figures from the U.S. Treasury. The U.S. will also authorize Chinese imports of cooked chicken into the country by mid-July. "...

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Global cyberattack: A super-simple explanation of what happened

He said "the level of criminal activity is at the lower end of the range that we had anticipated". Technicians around the world are scrambling to apply computer patches and restore infected ones, am...

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Our missile can carry nuclear warhead, Pyongyang boasts

Our missile can carry nuclear warhead, Pyongyang boasts

Dictator Kim Jong Un personally oversaw the launch and, according to state media, warned that US territories were within reach and that the North was capable of a retaliatory strike. "As South Korea's...

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Global cyber attack: Christian experts react as more details emerge

The attacks exploited the computers because they were running outdated versions of Microsoft's Windows operating system. The primary steps you can take to avoid the ransomware affecting your own p...

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Trump shared secret info about IS with Russians

Donald Trump's national security adviser is denying a report that claims Trump shared highly classified intelligence with a top Russian diplomat. The New York Times and other media followed up, al...

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Oklahoma officer testifies at her manslaughter trial

Shelby took the stand in her own defense around 11:30 a.m. Monday, May 15. If convicted, Shelby could face between four years and life in prison. Shelby said she's pulled her gun dozens of times in ...

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Tehran mayor quits presidential race, backs Raisi

Tehran mayor quits presidential race, backs Raisi

KELLY: So how likely is it looking that President Rouhani will remain President Rouhani and win another term? In 2013, Khatami helped Rouhani take office by convincing reformist Mohammad Reza Aref t...

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