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Trump to tap former Justice Dept official Wray to lead FBI

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Donald Trump lashes Sadiq Khan in another tweet

He also mocked London Mayor Sadiq Khan , who was elected past year and is the first Muslim to lead a major Western capital. Trump ended with: "Do you notice we are not having a gun debate right now...

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Vladimir Putin Low-Key Dissed America in His Megyn Kelly Interview

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Intel chiefs: Never felt pressured by Trump, but won't elaborate

Coats came closest to directly responding to a question: "I have never felt pressure to intervene or interfere in any way with shaping intelligence in a political way or in relation to an ongoing inv...

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James Comey Testimony Proves Trump Right, CNN Wrong

James Comey Testimony Proves Trump Right, CNN Wrong

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UK contenders trade blows on last day of election campaign

UK contenders trade blows on last day of election campaign

Coming into the final day of campaigning, Paddy Power informs that 'the Conservatives have re-asserted their dominance, with more than 70% of Paddy Power's total turnover coming for the Tories . (0...

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Pentagon chief says North Korea's nuclear pursuits a 'danger'

Pentagon chief says North Korea's nuclear pursuits a 'danger'

Overall, Mattis' speech struck a positive, hopeful tone for cooperation and peace in the Asia-Pacific region, where he and his predecessors have made it a priority to nurture and strengthen alliances ...

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Scottish Conservative leader hopes to rein in independence

Ms Sturgeon has previously stated that another vote should be held between autumn next year and spring 2019, but the manifesto does not repeat this target. "Last year's Holyrood election deliver...

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Coats takes center stage with new questions of Trump interference

Warner added, "If we prove out today that he talked to Rogers, Coats asked him to back off, and if we have Comey forward with memos from the president, in total, we're going to see a pattern here ev...

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Paris police shoot hammer attacker at Notre Dame

Paris police shoot hammer attacker at Notre Dame

Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said preliminary information indicated the attacker had acted alone. Police shot the assailant who was described as "neutralized" by the interior ministry. State Dep...

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Shooting Incident Reported In Iran's Parliament

Shooting Incident Reported In Iran's Parliament

The twin assaults were claimed by the Islamic State , which would be the first known to have been carried out by the radical Sunni group in mostly Shiite Iran. The bill would impose mandatory sanct...

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ISIS claims multiple attacks in Iran, 12 dead

ISIS claims multiple attacks in Iran, 12 dead

Attackers dressed as women burst through parliament's main entrance in central Tehran , deputy interior minister Mohammad Hossein Zolfaghari said, according to the Tasnim news agency. "Iran's message...

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Goldman executive, Christie deputy win primaries

Gov. Murphy , a former Obama administration ambassador to Germany who poured more than $20 million into the contest, tied Guadagno to Christie during his victory speech in Newark and reiterated a...

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Gunmen attack Iran parliament and mausoleum, killing at least one - state media

Meanwhile, one attacker left the Parliament an hour into the siege, then ran around shooting on Tehran's streets before returning to the building whil3eanother assailant blew himself up on the fourt...

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Police Search for Possible Eighth Victim in London Attack

Police Search for Possible Eighth Victim in London Attack

He has not been formally identified, but Xavier Thomas' next of kin have been told about the development. British media has reported that Mr Thomas was caught up in the attack with his girlfriend Ch...

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Iran Parliament, shrine attacked by bombers; gunmen, 12 killed

Iran Parliament, shrine attacked by bombers; gunmen, 12 killed

The statement did not explicitly name Saudi Arabia , but the implication was clear. Although Daesh claimed responsibility for yesterday's deadly attacks in Tehran , Uysal said the attacks were n...

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United States embassy in London praises Mayor Sadiq Khan... despite Trump Twitter attack

United States embassy in London praises Mayor Sadiq Khan... despite Trump Twitter attack

Trump accused Khan of making a "pathetic excuse" over his statement urging Londoners not to be alarmed by the presence of additional police on the streets in response to the attack. INSKEEP: The Lon...

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NTU overtakes NUS in world varsity rankings

NTU overtakes NUS in world varsity rankings

Vice-chancellor Professor Caroline McMillen said the results were recognition of Newcastle's commitment to education, research and innovation. "This year's results indicate that India is home to thr...

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South Korea puts THAAD deployment on hold

During that time , Thaad's deployment would be frozen as it was not "urgent enough" to bypass the assessment, it said . Photo taken on April 27, 2017 shows protesters hold banners and shout slogan...

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Trump urges Arab unity in call to Saudi Arabia's King Salman

Tensions between Qatar and its neighbors reached the boiling point in recent days and, on Monday , a number of Sunni Muslim nations cut diplomatic ties with Qatar , accusing its government of ...

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Comey to testify Trump said, 'I need loyalty'

Comey to testify Trump said, 'I need loyalty'

Comey describes at length a February 14 meeting in the Oval Office in which he believed Trump asked him to drop any investigation of fired National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russi...

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Manuel Noriega, Panama ex-strongman, dies at 83

Manuel Noriega, Panama ex-strongman, dies at 83

President Juan Carlos Varela wrote on Twitter that Noriega's death "closed a chapter in our history". "His daughters and his relatives deserve to mourn in peace". Noriega ruled Panama from 1983 to 1...

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US President Donald Trump backs Saudi-led efforts to isolate Qatar

This led to panic in Qatar as citizens rushed to stockpile move. John Sfakianakis, director of economic research at the Gulf Research Center in Saudi Arabia, says the overall uncertainty will have a...

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Trump's Tweets Just Went from Bad to Unconstitutional: Here's Why

Trump's Tweets Just Went from Bad to Unconstitutional: Here's Why

It doesn't seem so. Their connection came into question after a New York Times report on Monday said Trump was losing faith in Sessions, a former Alabama senator who was one of his earliest campai...

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Key Adjustments Needed for Cavs and Warriors Heading into Game 3

Key Adjustments Needed for Cavs and Warriors Heading into Game 3

It's easy to overreact after two games. Durant , the celebrated (and/or ridiculed) offseason acquisition, tallied 33 points, 13 rebounds, six assists, five blocks and three steals Sunday, making hi...

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New search underway near home of London Bridge terrorists

Redouane, 30, also used the name Rachid Elkhdar, claiming to be six years younger. The investigation into Butt was started in 2015, "however, there was no intelligence to suggest that this attack wa...

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Trump's UK visit on despite criticism, says foreign secretary

Trump's UK visit on despite criticism, says foreign secretary

US President Donald Trump has ordered temporary travel restrictions on people from several Muslim-majority countries, although the ban is now held up by federal courts. Khan said earlier this year T...

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British police name 3rd attacker as new search gets underway

British police name 3rd attacker as new search gets underway

Rachid Redouane , 30...had claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. The pair and one other man were shot dead by police after killing seven people and injuring 48. Two weeks earlier, May 22, Salman Ramadan ...

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Twin terrorist attacks hit Iran's parliament

Twin terrorist attacks hit Iran's parliament

Assailants stormed the parliament building and one of the attackers blew himself up inside, where a session had been in progress, according to a statement carried by Iran's state TV. But Iran itse...

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Philippines fails to meet deadline to retake Marawi

Philippines fails to meet deadline to retake Marawi

But small hardline groups, including the Maute and Abu Sayyaf, have refused to negotiate and sought to unite behind IS. The Philippine government has rejected the demand. The military has relentless...

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Christie Defends Trump's Comey Convos As 'Normal New York City' Talk

Former FBI Director James Comey will say in his opening statement to a congressional hearing that President Donald Trump told him, "I need loyalty". "My instincts told me that the one-on-one set...

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France vows to go beyond Paris climate commitments

France vows to go beyond Paris climate commitments

Brown signed an agreement with China that seeks to improve cooperation in electric vehicles, Wan Gang, minister of science and technology, said Tuesday at the International Forum on Electric Vehicle P...

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Two of Three London Attackers Named by British Police

Two of Three London Attackers Named by British Police

Police have not yet released the name of the third suspect, but said in a report that an investigation into his identity was ongoing. The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen ...

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Terrorist financing at heart of Qatar crisis, says UAE minister

Gabriel said Germany is "worried about the possible consequences and a growing escalation" after the "very tough" measures taken against Qatar . Al-Jubeir responded by saying the Gulf Cooperation C...

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Payments in UAE banking system normal, central bank says after Qatar rift

The fracas pits Qatar - a country smaller than CT and the world's biggest producer of liquefied natural gas - against Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain . I think there is note that his mes...

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