• Le Pen Announces Plans to Form Parliamentary Group After French Legislative Vote
Le Pen Announces Plans to Form Parliamentary Group After French Legislative Vote

The Socialist Party, which was in power before Macron's Republic on the Move ( LREM ), won a mere 5.7 percent of the vote and will control 29 seats. The party's leader, Jean-Christophe Cambadelis, immediately stood down. But while the French voters may have handed Macron the keys to the vehicle of state, there are far too many in the French establi...

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  • I wanted out of the royal family: Prince Harry
I wanted out of the royal family: Prince Harry

His last high-profile appearance was at Trooping the Colour on 17 June, where he joined the royal family in celebrating the Queen's official birthday. The 32-year-old Harry is the fifth in line for the throne, last week, he admitted that once "wanted out" of the royal family. A source told E! that in addition to spending time with her beau, Markl...

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  • Europe used to view the USA positively - that's changed under Trump
Europe used to view the USA positively - that's changed under Trump

His unpopularity is the result of a mix of disagreement with his signature policy objectives, such as building a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border, and distaste for his character, according to Pew's analysis of poll results. In many European countries, the ratings were comparable to those seen at the end of the presidency of George W. Bush , whos...

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  • Russian MP slams claims of potential Syria chemical attack as another provocation
Russian MP slams claims of potential Syria chemical attack as another provocation

A Pentagon spokesman, Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, said the US had seen "activity" at Shayrat airfield that "indicated active preparations for chemical weapons use". Syrian rebels say they do not rule out the possibility of another chemical weapons attack by President Bashar Assad's government - even after punitive USA missile strikes after the attack in...

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  • Will travel ban be Republicans' first big break with Trump?
Will travel ban be Republicans' first big break with Trump?

He adds Canadian permanent residents from the six designated countries who have valid resident cards and valid US visas, and are deemed eligible by USA border authorities to enter the USA, would not be denied entry. Proponents of letting students use public money to go to religious schools, including Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, applaud the U.S...

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  • Global view of US worsens under Trump, Pew says
Global view of US worsens under Trump, Pew says

Just 43 percent of Canadians view the USA favorably, with 51 percent viewing the country unfavorably, according to survey . In Vietnam in particular, 84 percent of the respondents said they now have a very or somewhat favorable view of the USA, up from 76 percent in 2014.

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  • North Korean, Russian, Chinese Missile Tech Advances Raise Threat to US
North Korean, Russian, Chinese Missile Tech Advances Raise Threat to US

South Korean protestors surround the US embassy (L) during a rally against the deployment of the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system in Seoul on June 24 , 2017. "I also urge North Korea to return these people to their families", Moon said . "I can't focus on my farming because I also have to come out to keep watch over the...

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  • Led coalition says Daesh targets hit in Syrian town
Led coalition says Daesh targets hit in Syrian town

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights earlier said dozens of people had been killed on Monday in al-Mayadeen in an air strike believed to have been carried out by the coalition on an Islamic Sate prison. The forces of the worldwide coalition have recently shot down an aircraft of the syrian army, speaking of a response to air strikes against the ...

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  • My life not controversial enough for a biopic: Shah Rukh Khan
My life not controversial enough for a biopic: Shah Rukh Khan

Breaking his silence over CBFC chief's objections over the work, Shah Rukh Khan stated "I think I am below 18, so I can not vote (laughed). As of June 23-25 at WW BO: net is Rs 64.77 cr; gross is Rs 93.26 cr and overseas is Rs 22.55 cr, which amounts to a total of Rs 115.81 cr".

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  • Colombia disarmament process for individual arms ends
Colombia disarmament process for individual arms ends

Colombia reached a major milestone on its road to peace Tuesday as leftist rebels relinquished some of their last weapons and declared an end to their half-century insurgency. Colombia's civil conflict erupted in 1964 over land rights. Courts: Those accused of crimes in the conflict will go before special courts and could get reduced sentences if...

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  • Man gets hit by bus, gets up and walks casually into pub
Man gets hit by bus, gets up and walks casually into pub

CCTV footage shows the number 17 bus smashing into a shop front seconds later, sending debris flying across the road. "He's a lovely guy and I'm just glad he's OK". A Reading Buses spokesman confirmed the pedestrian was injured, but said he was not seriously hurt. He said the driver had been "taken off the road" while an investigation into th...

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  • US Senate Republicans to issue revised healthcare bill: Senate aide
US Senate Republicans to issue revised healthcare bill: Senate aide

The six senators opposed are: Susan Collins (Maine), Ted Cruz (Texas), Dean Heller (Nev.), Ron Johnson (Wis.), Mike Lee (Utah), and Rand Paul (Ky.). After waging an aggressive and extensive public war against the House health care legislation when it was released several months ago, Cotton has kept nearly entirely quiet about the Senate version ...

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  • Qatar to buy $12 billion worth of fighter jets from the US
Qatar to buy $12 billion worth of fighter jets from the US

Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis and representatives from Qatar were set to meet Wednesday to seal the agreement, a source familiar with the deal told Rueters. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, who is on an official visit to Saudi Arabia, asked the kingdom for proof of Qatar " s alleged promotion of and support for terrorism.

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  • Dershowitz: Trump Right to Challenge Mueller-Comey Friendship
Dershowitz: Trump Right to Challenge Mueller-Comey Friendship

When the Fox News host gushed that Trump's tweet "was a smart way" to make sure Comey "stayed honest in those hearings", the president, pleased with himself , replied, "Well, it wasn't very stupid, I can tell you that". The president said, "we'll have to see" as to whether the special counsel Robert Mueller should recuse himself from he Rus...

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  • Iranians brush off US travel ban
Iranians brush off US travel ban

In response, the Trump administration said it would ask the Supreme Court to review the appellate decision upholding the stay blocking enforcement of the March 6 executive order. Even before the Supreme Court action the ban applied only to new visa applicants, not people who already have visas or are United States permanent residents, known as gr...

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  • UK's May Demands Major Probe Following High-rise Blaze
UK's May Demands Major Probe Following High-rise Blaze

Prime Minister Theresa May has said there needs to be "a major national investigation" into the use of flammable cladding on high rise blocks. Flammable cladding was found on 95 high-rise buildings across 32 local authority areas. Some tower blocks - including five in north London - have been evacuated after firefighters identified safety fai...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire caused by faulty fridge, reveals probe
Grenfell Tower fire caused by faulty fridge, reveals probe

Flames spread rapidly up the 24-storey residential tower block on June 17, trapping people inside, in what was Britain's worst blaze since World War Two. Early tests of materials used on the building's exterior returned alarming results, she said. Councils have been ripping down cladding from tower blocks as testing after the Grenfell Tower bla...

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  • Awkward: Arnold Schwarzenegger, 'fascinated' by the First Lady of France Brigitte Macron
Awkward: Arnold Schwarzenegger, 'fascinated' by the First Lady of France Brigitte Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron , left, speaks with former US actor and founder of the R20 climate action group Arnold Schwarzenegger Friday. As The Washington Post's James McAuley wrote: "Macron has become the anointed darling and principal spokesman of political moderates around the world, a fierce advocate of 'radical centrism, ' globali...

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  • In defense, Trump seeks to redefine meaning of obstruction
In defense, Trump seeks to redefine meaning of obstruction

On Twitter Monday, Trump also said that President Barack Obama did "NOTHING about Russian Federation after being notified by the Central Intelligence Agency of meddling" because "he expected Clinton would win". Trump's criticism of Obama comes as questions remain about whether the White House intends to take any muscular action to punish th...

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  • May calls for major investigation of cladding
May calls for major investigation of cladding

Housing chiefs have confirmed that there are no longer any tower blocks in Sunderland which have cladding that would fail new fire safety tests. David Metcalfe, head of the Centre for Window and Cladding Technology, a body which works with hundreds of contractors, architects and manufacturers, claimed samples are being tested "severely" in a w...

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  • Trump says N.Korea threat must be 'dealt with rapidly'
Trump says N.Korea threat must be 'dealt with rapidly'

Mr Trump's signature Asia policy - his vow to stop North Korea's development of nuclear weapons - should be a clear-cut example of United States military resolve. "What President Moon is looking to get from President Trump would be basically a tacit agreement that we should engage North Korea, and tacit consent from the Trump side that the Unit...

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  • Cooper To Veto $23 Billion Budget
Cooper To Veto $23 Billion Budget

However, he said he would be willing to sign a revised budget after his veto if lawmakers were willing to make a few "simple" changes. "The budget should ensure that a kid from Nash County gets the same great education as a kid from Wake County", Cooper said.

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  • Germany praises nuclear deal with Iran
Germany praises nuclear deal with Iran

The travel ban "doesn't help, it doesn't increase anybody's security", added the minister, speaking to journalists after a meeting with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel in Berlin . Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of support for Islamist militants, an allegation Qatar deni...

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  • Republican senator to block arms sales over Qatar crisis
Republican senator to block arms sales over Qatar crisis

The chairman of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee said on Monday he would block arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and other members of the Gulf Cooperation Council pending progress in resolving a simmering dispute with Qatar .

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  • Limited Version of Trump's Travel Ban Approved by Supreme Court
Limited Version of Trump's Travel Ban Approved by Supreme Court

There are myriad examples of American Muslims - people who have an unqualified and irrevocable right to enter the U.S. - being met at the border by practices such as discriminatory religious questioning , invasive cellphone searches and even temporary denial of entry .

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  • Bachelor in Paradise: DeMario Jackson on being labeled a 'rapist'
Bachelor in Paradise: DeMario Jackson on being labeled a 'rapist'

We were hanging out". And at that moment, I made sure the cameras followed us. Like, really really like friends. "It was stressful...having your mom cry every day for something that you know you didn't do [is hard]", he said. Let us know your take in the comments section below! "Our internal investigation , conducted with the assistance of an ou...

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  • Senior GOP senator seeks 'path' for resolving Qatar crisis
Senior GOP senator seeks 'path' for resolving Qatar crisis

Qatari officials have already spurned the proposal as "unreasonable". " Qatar has begun its careful review and consideration of a series of requests presented by Bahrain, Egypt , Saudi Arabia and UAE", Tillerson said . He urged the countries to sit together to stop terrorism and counter extremism. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says th...

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  • Questions Left by the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling
Questions Left by the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling

Supreme Court's order Monday allowing part of President Donald Trump's travel ban to go into effect. Originally, the ban was meant to be enforced on citizens from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen to prevent them from entering the USA for a period of 90 days from the date of enforcement.

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  • India, Netherlands Condemn Double Standards In Combating Terror
India, Netherlands Condemn Double Standards In Combating Terror

Trump also said he will be working with India to create jobs in both countries and to grow economies of the two countries. "There was no big idea in the relationship", Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said. Naidu said Prime Minister's every foreign visit holds mirror to the lost opportunities during the ten years of UPA rule. Noting the import...

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  • Sheriff: Man killed missing son, 5, after Disneyland trip
Sheriff: Man killed missing son, 5, after Disneyland trip

Come Friday, sheriff's homicide detectives and federal agents in Las Vegas arrested Andressian after concerns the man was 'becoming a flight risk , ' Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell said. In a presentation to the South Pasadena City Council, I shared that it only takes 30 seconds to fall in love with my son. No body has turned up tw...

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  • Trump takes another swipe at CNN following retraction, resignations
Trump takes another swipe at CNN following retraction, resignations

What about all the other phony stories they do? Representatives from CNN have not yet responded to TheWrap's requests for comment. The story, written by investigative reporter Frank, was posted on Thursday and deleted late Friday. Buzzfeed has reported that CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker and the chief of human resources are "directl...

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  • Republican leaders work to buoy Senate healthcare bill
Republican leaders work to buoy Senate healthcare bill

Within minutes, the DC pundits were dismissing the bill's prospects, downgrading their estimation of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell from legislative mastermind to political novice in the process. Avik Roy, a scholar with the conservative Manhattan Institute who tweeted praise of the bill as a great policy achievement, was deluged with...

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  • Modi meets Trump with his usual greeting _ bear hugs
Modi meets Trump with his usual greeting _ bear hugs

Describing the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House for his meeting with US President Donald Trump as "historic and productive", Pence said: "Today I say with confidence that our friendship would grow and deepen". Over the past few years under Modi's rule, conditions for Sikhs, Christians and other religious minorities have ...

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  • Westbrook takes home MVP hardware
Westbrook takes home MVP hardware

In the fight for the most prized individual award in American basketball the leader of the "Oklahoma" ahead of playing the "Houston" James Harden and forward "San Antonio" Kawai Leonard. "I think it's an example for guys that are told they are too short, they are not athletic enough, they are not real point guards, they are not real shooting gu...

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  • What's Next For Trump's Travel Ban? Fox News' Shannon Bream Weighs In
What's Next For Trump's Travel Ban? Fox News' Shannon Bream Weighs In

The Supreme Court on Monday granted the Trump administration's request to reinstate part of the travel ban meant to temporarily block people from six predominately Muslim countries from entering the U.S. "At a minimum, because of the court's decision today, we will be betraying a fundamental American and Jewish value by turning away countle...

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