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Analysis: Trump’s news conference with Putin was everything Putin could have dreamed

Monday  20:51,   16 july 2018

Trump handed Putin the propaganda win we all suspected might be coming, siding with Russia over his own government repeatedly.Supporters of President Trump cheer as the motorcade passes by in Helsinki, Finland on July 15, ahead of his meeting with[...]

Student protesters say Nicaraguan forces 'shooting to kill'

Monday  19:41,   16 july 2018

At least 10 reportedly killed as forces loyal to President Daniel Ortega carryout "clean-up operation"The operation by police and paramilitaries targeted the city of Masaya, the nearby Niquinohomo and Catarina communities and the Monimbo[...]

Reporter forcibly removed from Trump, Putin presser in Helsinki

Monday  19:41,   16 july 2018

A reporter was forcibly removed from the President Trump and Vladimir Putin presser in Helsinki, Finland Monday morning after he reportedly brought a sign into the meeting. The journalist, identified by CNBC as Sam Husseini, an op-ed reporter with[...]

Police open criminal cases against 17,000 members of Pakistan's outgoing ruling party

Monday  19:41,   16 july 2018

<p>Police have opened criminal cases against nearly 17,000 members of Pakistan's outgoing ruling party over breaking election rules, a statement said on Monday, as the country prepares to go to the polls next week.</p>The latest 16,868[...]

Putin says he wanted Trump to beat Clinton

Monday  19:41,   16 july 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday he wanted President Trump to win the 2016 election, a comment sure to fuel more scrutiny of Moscow's meddling efforts. "Yes, I did, because he was the one who wanted to normalize relations with[...]

Campaign for new Brexit vote gets boost from ex-minister

Monday  19:41,   16 july 2018

After two years of government squabbling and parliamentary rifts on Brexit, support is growing for the idea that only another referendum can resolve Britain's future outside the European Union. Former education minister Justine Greening on[...]

Apparent protester removed ahead of Trump-Putin conference

Monday  18:31,   16 july 2018

An apparent protester has been escorted out of a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.The individual, seated with the American press corps in Helsinki, was holding a sign about nuclear[...]

British diver doesn't rule out legal action against Musk over tweets

Monday  14:57,   16 july 2018

The British diver who played an instrumental role in rescuing the 12 boys from a Thailand cave on Monday fired back at tech billionaire Elon Musk who apparently accused him of being a pedophile. Vern Unsworth told a reporter at 7 News Sydney that he [...]

Humpback whale tangled in shark net freed off Australia

Monday  14:20,   16 july 2018

A dramatic rescue operation successfully freed a humpback whale trapped in a shark net off Australia's Gold Coast.Footage from the scene taken by Nine News shows the enormous whale thrashing in the water Monday, further entangling itself in the[...]

Japan floods: Heat wave adds to misery in devastated areas

Monday  09:57,   16 july 2018

A heat wave in southern Japan has killed at least eight people, dealing another blow to a country still recovering from the worst flooding in decades. Six people died on Saturday, and two people on Sunday, Kyodo News reported, as thousands sought[...]

11 times Donald Trump praised Vladimir Putin

Monday  08:56,   16 july 2018

President Donald Trump can find a mean word to say about almost anyone: Pope Francis, a Gold Star family, Arizona Sen. John McCain, a disabled reporter, and on and on and on. One person appears to be an exception to that rule: Russian President[...]

Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms

Monday  08:00,   16 july 2018

<p>More than a billion people are at risk from a lack of air conditioning and refrigeration to keep them cool and to preserve food and medicines as global warming brings more high temperatures, a study showed on Monday.</p>More than a billion[...]

Elon Musk courts new controversy after tweeting, then deleting, an attack on a British cave explorer

Monday  02:05,   16 july 2018

Elon Musk launched into a blistering Twitter tirade early Sunday against a British explorer who helped spearhead the rescue of a youth soccer team trapped in a Thailand cave — only to delete his posts after coming under harsh criticism.Elon Musk[...]

Finns Take to the Streets to Protest Before Trump-Putin Meeting

Monday  01:56,   16 july 2018

As U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin prepare to meet in Helsinki on Monday, thousands of Finns took to the streets. About 2,500 people marched in the Finnish capital on Sunday, behind a banner that read “Helsinki calling for[...]

Once denounced as a political threat, Lopez Obrador is now the darling of Mexico

Monday  01:56,   16 july 2018

<p>In little more than a week he has gone from being denounced as a looming threat to stability, a Mexican incarnation of the late Venezuelan leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez, to being the darling of Mexico.</p>MEXICO CITY — In little more than a [...]