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Trump helps take down Mark Sanford


Sanford, a frequent critic of Trump who lost his primary this week to pro-Trump challenger Katie Arrington , suggested there's a simple, unspoken principle in Congress that enables his party's hands-off approach toward Trump: "What you do as an elected official is ... Read More »

Trump says his agreement with North Korea will be good for China


Material from the Associated Press was used in this report . However, Horowitz also concluded there was no evidence that Comey's conduct was politically motivated. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump said, according to the Times. US President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised China's President Xi Jinping for helping secure an agreement towards North Korea's denuclearisation, and said the deal would be good for Beijing. Read More »

Amendment on border truly significant — Pro-EU MPs


The outcome could rest on the position of a handful of Brexit-supporting Labour MPs. In a statement , Jeremy Corbyn said he understood the "difficulties" facing MPs "representing constituencies which voted strongly for Leave or Remain" on the issue of the EEA. Read More »

Michel Barnier and Davis Davis talk Brexit 'backstop'


Scottish Secretary David Mundell hit out at the nationalists for "constitutional posturing", saying it was "quite clear that it was never going to be possible to get agreed amendments because quite simply the Scottish Government , the SNP, Nicola Sturgeon have a different view of the constitution from everybody else". Read More »

Trump's 'appalling' Kim summit slammed by rights advocate


On Wednesday, a lawmaker in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party said Kim made no reference to North Korea's long-held position on the issue of its past abductions of Japanese citizens during his summit with President Trump . Japan has reacted to Trump's plan to cancel military exercises with South Korea with concern, saying the drills are vital for East Asian security. Read More »

Business as usual in North Korea as public unaware of summit


Lobster bisque, beef tenderloin and ice cream were on the lunch menu, and there was also an early birthday cake for Trump, who turns 72 on Thursday. Rodman went on Instagram to announce that he will be there to "give whatever support is needed" for Trump and Jong Un. Read More »

Trump in surprise summit move says he will halt Korea war games


Trump added that he has "no doubt" that the two leaders will have a terrific relationship. The North Korean leader went on an unannounced late-night sightseeing stroll of the city Sunday, even stopping at one point for a selfie. Investors spent most of Monday waiting for Tuesday's meeting between Mr Trump and Kim , aimed at settling a standoff over the North's nuclear arsenal. Read More »

Made-for-TV summit puts Trump the Showman in spotlight


Current and former U.S. defence officials expressed concern at the possibility that the United States would unilaterally halt military exercises without an explicit concession from North Korea that lowers the threat from Pyongyang. Trump said he would invite Kim to the White House "at the appropriate time" and that Kim had already accepted the not-yet-extended invitation. "We understand each other", Trump said of Kim. Read More »

Net Neutrality Repeal Takes Effect 06/12/2018


The Republican-led Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines in December to repeal the rules, which were meant to prevent internet providers from blocking, speeding up, or slowing down access to specific online services. Read More »

Mark Sanford loses SC primary after President Trump endorses opponent


She has focused her campaign on her support for Trump. It's the same reason Alabama Rep. Martha Roby, who blasted Trump after the " Access Hollywood " tape became public in 2016, is headed to a runoff to defend her seat. I think his response was, 'I want to protect Article I, Article II, Article XII, ' going down the list. "Why don't we just start to say it has devolved into a cult?" "And he has Stewart voters to thank for it". Read More »

Trump declares via Twitter the North Korean nuclear threat is over


Experts believe the North is close to being able to target the entire US mainland with its nuclear-armed missiles, and while there's deep skepticism that Kim will quickly give up those hard-won nukes, there's also some hope that diplomacy can replace the animosity between the USA and the North. Read More »

What are the US-South Korea war games?

Chun Yung-woo, a former chief presidential secretary for foreign affairs, said Trump "denied the value of the South Korea-U.S. alliance and the legitimacy of joint military drills". At least in that scenario, something of substance would have been accomplished. Japan has vowed to stick to plans to bolster its defences against a possible ballistic strike from North Korea, which has previously fired missiles over Japanese territory. Read More »

Korean official delivers Kim’s letter to Trump


Trump told reporters he hadn't yet read the letter from Kim and added with a smile, "I may be in for a big surprise, folks". The president said he expected a number of summits would be needed to settle all outstanding issues. While nuclear weapons are believed to be play an important part in the survival of North Korea . Pompeo's meetings in New York City included Kim Yong Chul, the top aide who will carry Kim Jong Un's letter to Washington . Read More »

New Delhi wants North Korea-Pakistan nuclear axis addressed


Kim Jong Un welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to halt joint military exercises with South Korea , North Korea's leading state-run newspaper said on Wednesday. President Donald Trump's announcement that the United States would suspend military exercises with South Korea left one of their most experienced military leaders "speechless". Read More »

Kim, Trump commit to restart repatriating remains from North Korea

Korean leader Kim Jong-un". Moon Seong Mook, a former South Korean military official, said Trump's comments on the drills confirmed what many in South Korea had feared all along - that North Korea would attempt to drive a wedge between Washington and Seoul and gain substantial concessions from an unconventional USA president who thinks much less of the traditional alliance than his predecessors. Read More »

Fallout 76 PS4 Xbox One Release Date, Preorders with BETA LIVE!


Fallout 76 is part of the series of post-apocalyptic games set in the 22nd and 23rd centuries in a world ravaged by total nuclear war and destruction. It could mean that the creation club, however, becomes more a thing as it is actively managed by Bethesda themselves. Fallout 76 is the latest adventure in the Fallout saga that sees players attempt to survive throughout various stages of a nuclear holocaust. Read More »

Trump's vow to end US-South Korea drills catches Pentagon off guard


Donald Trump during a signing ceremony with the leader of North Korea, Kim Jong-un, in Singapore . The document indicates the leaders will work toward establishment of "new US-Democratic People's Rrepublic of Korea relations". It's the summit itself that represents Trump's most significant victory, giving him a genuine achievement that none of his predecessors can lay claim to. Read More »

Watching coverage of the Trump-Kim summit

During an interview with the Associated Press, Former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson said he has resigned from an advisory panel trying to tackle the massive Rohingya refugee crisis, January 24, 2018, in Yangon, Myanmar. 5am: Journalists had to go through three layers of checks in order to get a foot in the door into Capella - security checks by Singapore, checks by North Korea, checks by the US. Read More »

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Release Date Set for December


We'll learn a lot more about Super Smash Bros . There's also official cover art, which you can see below. Do you want to see Waluigi become a fighter in Super Smash Bros . for 3DS was anything to go by, this is going to take the portability of the franchise above and beyond what's expected. In Ultimate , every single character from every game in the franchise will be present. Read More »

Putin calls for boosting trade ties among SCO members


Although Trump says his tariffs are necessary to protect USA industry and workers, Canada and the European Union have denounced them as illegal. With the USA the odd man out, there were serious doubts that a typical G-7 "communique" - a joint statement from the participants describing the progress achieved during the summit - could be issued. Read More »

House GOP leaders say they'll try crafting immigration deal


In a sign that leadership was not confident the conference would finally be able to get on the same page on an issue that has divided Republicans for years, Speaker Paul D. "So obviously time is of the essence". "I would say there's some loose consensus right now", said Rep. Carlos Curbelo , R-Fla., a leader of the centrists' effort to either strike a deal with conservatives or force immigration votes. Read More »

Singapore hotel offers 250 free Trump-Kim burgers to celebrate summit


Before he became president, Donald Trump was better known for his property empire. The talks - unimaginable just a few months ago - will focus on North Korea's controversial nuclear programme. "I think, far more, and there are things that we negotiated after that document that are also very important", Mr. Trump told Stephanoplous. Then at the last moment Mr Kim's sister, Kim Yo-jong, pulled a pen from her pocket which she gave to her brother. Read More »

'Fallout 76' to take place in West Virginia

Every surviving human you meet in Fallout 76 is a real person, not an NPC. My take? Bethesda is trying something new without drastically changing the game itself. See how the game looks and get details on what it is and when you're going to be able to play it below. A common complaint (which is rare, the reception has mostly been positive since last night) that I'm hearing is that "I don't want to be forced to play with other people". Read More »

EA made a complete about-face on loot boxes


Through a new trailer, an on-stage developer interview , and a decent chunk of actual gameplay, we picked up a lot of new information about the game - and yes, that does finally include an actual release date. The Company develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers. Bringing new Federation Internationale de Football Association game every year is like a tradition for EA Sports but this time Konami has ... Read More »

Vienna may host Putin-Trump summit


Definitely, the USA has monitored the reactions to its withdrawal from the JCPOA and considers the lack of response to its unilateral withdrawal as not being costly, which will have very bad consequences for the worldwide community. I have already said that we are open for Russia's return but this requires political moves. Issues that have been tackled in the recent past include transparency and corruption, taxes, food security and nutrition, as well as jobs and employment. Read More »

White House: North Korea talks moving 'more quickly than expected'


Pompeo had earlier tweeted a photograph at breakfast with ambassador Kim, stating the USA position was unchanged: "We remain committed to the complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula". In a statement released by the state news agency KCNA, it said the two leaders would discuss a "permanent and durable peace-keeping mechanism" for the Korean Peninsula, the "denuclearisation" of the Korean peninsula and other issues of mutual concern. Read More »

Iranians hold rallies on Jerusalem Day to support Palestinians


The sold-out game in Jerusalem was hotly opposed by Palestinians, who claim the eastern part of the city, occupied and later annexed by Israel, as the capital of their future state. The American Palestinian lawyer, Noura Erakat, tweeted praising the Argentina FA decision to cancel the match. Hoping for a less expensive settlement of the dispute, Tapai reportedly proposed staging two friendly matches in Israel on the condition that they would not be held in Jerusalem. Read More »

France warns Trump over 'fits of anger' after G7 statement u-turn


Trudeau said Trump's citing of "national security" as a reason for the levies being imposed was "kind of insulting " to Canadian veterans who had stood by their U.S. "The world as we know it, namely the USA -led rules-based multilateralism, is now in serious danger of unravelling, as illustrated at the G7 meeting", said Erik Nielsen, chief economist at Unicredit Bank . Read More »

Trump to miss environmental talks at G7


A French presidential official described the Friday session as "extraordinary", saying leaders who had vowed to confront Mr Trump over his decision to impose tariffs on U.S. President Trump on Saturday doubled down on his calls for Russian Federation to be reinstated to the G-7 group of nations, saying that the group would be more meaningful if that country could be brought back into the fold. Read More »

Trump arrives in Quebec for G7 summit, wants Russian Federation invited back


Trump's hyperbolic praise for a summit that was evidently discordant shows his refusal to allow any venture in which he is involved to be portrayed as anything other than a roaring success. PM Justin Trudeau of Canada acted so meek and mild during our @G7 meetings only to give a news conference after I left saying that, " US Tariffs were kind of insulting " and he "will not be pushed around". Read More »

Trump on Talks with Trudeau: Relationship ‘Better Than It’s Ever Been’


Mr Trump is expected to leave the summit early and travel to Singapore ahead of a meeting there with the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Tuesday. Nobody knows that", he said "We don't want to pay anything. "Why should we pay?" But tensions had already been seething over trade after the Trump administration confirmed on May 31 it would apply additional tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada, Mexico , and European Union countries, ending a two-month exemption period. Read More »