Global News

by | May 29, 2018 | 22:31

He added that the episode underscores the need for residents remaining in areas threatened by lava to be prepared to flee quickly. The wells at the Puna Geothermal Venture site have been capped to prevent the release of toxic gas that can result from mixing with lava.

by | May 29, 2018 | 20:33

That would make Kim the highest ranking North Korean official to visit the United States since 2000. Preparation for the summit, however, required overt diplomatic engagement and presented North Korea with an opportunity to posture for strategic advantage by probing US red lines.

by | May 29, 2018 | 21:06

President Donald Trump says he's come to the "sacred soil" of Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day to honor "the lives and deeds of America's greatest heroes". And he spoke warmly about a number of military families in attendance, including a young boy named Christian Jacobs, whose father is buried at Arlington.

by | May 29, 2018 | 19:55

Officials in the Trump administration have sought to distance ZTE from the trade talks, but the president previously linked the two issues. The WTO case is based on U.S. The US filed the case regarding these violations on March 23. The White House announced Tuesday that the crackdown on Chinese trade would take effect in June.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:46

He promised that the affected area would receive "every bit of assistance" possible. Some business owners in picturesque Ellicott City - established in 1772 as a mill town along the Patapsco River surround by hills - say they're determined to rebuild after Sunday's devastation.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:36

The Skripals were found unconscious in the English city of Salisbury on March 4 after being exposed to a nerve agent known as Novichok. As they learned that the Skripals had allegedly been subjected to a nerve gas attack, the Salisbury District Hospital medics followed Porton Down experts' recommendations, including treatment methods and tests.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:19

Some 2,200 acres (890 hectares) of land have been torched by lava since May 3, in what is likely to be the most destructive eruption of Kilauea in more than a century, according to the County of Hawaii . The agency said the evacuations were due to activity from fissure 7, one of 24 cracks in the ground that have opened in the island's East Rift Zone since the start of the month.

by | May 29, 2018 | 17:02

There was no Collusion, except by the Democrats!" President Donald Trump on Sunday questioned former President Barack Obama's decision to "do something" about Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 election months before Election Day, saying Obama was motivated by wanting Hillary Clinton to win.

by | May 29, 2018 | 16:47

Petersburg International Economic Forum. Russian President Vladimir Putin warned that the world could be heading for an unprecedented economic as a result of Donald Trump 's trade policies. "We can't sort things out with North Korea". US President Donald Trump had been expected to warm up ties with Russian Federation. Trump has derided the Iran deal as "insane" partly because its restrictions on Iran's nuclear activities begin expiring in 2025.

by | May 29, 2018 | 17:19

Trump previously accused the newspaper of making up the quote and using "phony sources". The on-again, off-again summit between the U.S. and North Korea has caused apparent confusion within the White House, as the president and his senior staff are now saying two different things-first, about whether a meeting between the two heads of state would be productive, and then about when it might be scheduled.

by | May 29, 2018 | 16:27

With a personal fortune valued at $10 billion, Mr. Abramovich ranked 13th among Britain's wealthiest. Even before moving to Israel, Abramovich was a frequent visitor to the country . Ynet said he had bought a former hotel in Tel Aviv, on the Mediterranean coast. In Britain, Mr. Abramovich had an investor visa - valid for three years and four months and normally extended every two years - which expired at the end of April .

by | May 29, 2018 | 17:29

The two police officers and an unidentified passerby have since died, RTL said. Belgium's anti-terrorist crisis centre is monitoring the situation but it is unclear what motives the gunman had. The governor of Liege province, Herve Jamar, said on Twitter that no-one was injured during the high school hostage-taking and all students were safe.

by | May 29, 2018 | 13:38

The video truly proves that all heroes do not wear capes as Mamoudou Gassama climbed so fast, in such a courageous way that the French President has now awarded him for his efforts. In video captured of the rescue, the crowd nervously encourages Mr Gassama as he quickly scales the building's exterior. The boy's father was arrested, Reuters reports , telling police he left his son alone to go shopping.

by | May 29, 2018 | 13:12

External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj during her annual conference on Monday said New Delhi will keep trading with Iran and ties with Tehran will remain unaffected with sanctions imposed by one country. Sushma Swaraj and Zarif also "assessed the implementation of decisions taken during the visit of President Rouhani to India". According to the MEA, India-Iran bilateral trade during the 2016-17 fiscal was Dollars 12.89 billion.

by | May 29, 2018 | 12:09

Los Angeles Times World War II veteran and El Monte resident Yoshito Fujimoto, who just turned 100, attends the Memorial Day ceremony at Los Angeles National Cemetery. The group was also furious at the Republican Party's effort to essentially fundraise off Memorial Day by offering a 25 percent discount on official Trump campaign merchandise ― "Use Code: Remember".

by | May 29, 2018 | 10:54

Geoffrey Tennant , the local fire chief, said their 4x4 was still running when emergency services found it. "We talked a little bit about how he wanted us to stay safe and we wanted him to stay safe", Tennant said. McCormick was a weekend anchor for the Greenville station and covered Spartanburg and surrounding areas. "We are a family and we thank you, our extended family, for your comfort as we mourn and as we seek to comfort the families of Mike and Aaron", the station wrote in ...

by | May 29, 2018 | 10:28

Syrian rebels now hold areas in Daraa province close to the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and Jordan. Israel suspects Syria's ally Iran of seeking to establish a military presence close to territory it controls and has repeatedly struck Syrian and Iranian targets in Syria when it felt threatened.

by | May 29, 2018 | 09:48

At the same time, thousands of residents in Florida evacuated their homes Sunday evening as subtropical storm Alberto raged towards Southern coastal states. It just can't happen. That may not sound like a lot, but any additional rainfall will exacerbate the flooding from the rain that has already fallen, and this will delay river levels from receding below flood stage quickly, CNN's Allison Chinchar said.

by | May 29, 2018 | 07:48

Well, since Trump sent the letter that had cancelled the June 12 summit , it seems it had reignited interest in peace talks on behalf of North Korea and that the summit may actually take place . "It was like an ordinary encounter between friends", Moon told reporters."What's uncertain for Kim is not his intention to denuclearize, but the US stance in hostile relations with North Korea and whether the USA can really secure and guarantee his regime".

by | May 29, 2018 | 07:42

The agreement to form a populist coalition came after weeks of fruitless negotiations following the results of the March 4 elections , which did not give any party an outright majority. "The euro has to stay, but we have to make our voice heard", said Roberto D'Amelia, 68, a bar owner in central Rome. He added that the League and 5-Star had refused to put forward any other name for the role.

by | May 29, 2018 | 05:17

Cellphone video shows a police officer repeatedly punching a woman in the head while trying to subdue her on Wildwood Beach on May 26, 2018. Voices are heard yelling " stop resisting ", though it's unclear who was talking. "We don't like to see anyone get hit, period". Weinman wrote, "I had alcohol", but that "I told them I wasn't drinking and the alcohol was clearly closed".

by | May 29, 2018 | 04:56

Another tweeter called nycsouthpaw also shared the two messages, and wrote *looks out of the window for a long time*, apparently implying that he was wistful for the years that Obama was president. "And they were all united then, as they are united now, forever, by their undying love of our great country". Trump on Monday also bashed Obama via Twitter on issues unrelated to visiting servicemen.

by | May 29, 2018 | 03:53

The man hasn't been seen since about 5:20 p.m. Sunday, when brown water was raging down Main Street. "It's significantly higher than it was before", she told the Baltimore Sun . Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has declared a state of emergency after the state was pounded with heavy rain. Dozens of buildings and hundreds of cars were destroyed.

by | May 29, 2018 | 04:03

According to a separate Israeli media report, Abramovich will move to Tel Aviv, where he has bought a property, a former hotel. His visa for the United Kingdom expired last month, and with more rigorous regulations put in place by the United Kingdom government following the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, he elected not to renew it.

by | May 29, 2018 | 02:40

Poland has long asked for such American support as troops and a permanent military base, requests which have increased since Russian Federation annexed Ukraine's Crimea region four years ago, according to The Daily Caller . The proposal states clearly that the Warsaw government is committed to sharing the burden of defence spending, in order to "make the decision more cost-effective for the U.S.

by | May 29, 2018 | 01:27

Carlo Cottarelli, a former International Monetary Fund official, follows in the footsteps of Mario Monti, who took over from Silvio Berlusconi after he resigned in 2011, before Enrico Letta, Matteo Renzi and Paolo Gentiloni all got the job thanks to political manoeuvres rather than success at the ballot box.

by | May 29, 2018 | 01:58

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak agreed with his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong to build the rail link to trim the land journey between the two Southeast Asian cities to 90 minutes , from about five hours now. "That will be dropped", said Mahathir. That's almost double the 687 billion ringgit federal government debt number disclosed by the former administration.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:01

Assembling a Cabinet acceptable to both Mr Mattarella and the populist partners foundered on League leader Matteo Salvini's insistence on a Eurosceptic economy minister. However, any new government has to receive the approval of the Italian parliament. "This is not a democracy, this doesn't respect the popular vote", League chief Matteo Salvini said after Cottarelli accepted his appointment by the president.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:05

A Hawaii County Civil Defense message informed residents on Nohea Street and Luana Street between Leilani Avenue and Kahukai, and Kupono Street between Malama Street and Leilani Avenue that they needed to evacuate immediately. " Lava flow from Fissures 7 and 21 crossed into PGV property overnight and has now covered one well that was successfully plugged". Hawaii officials say they are closely monitoring the situation, and that so far, no risky hydrogen sulfide has been released.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:42

Giuliani said the president's legal team would wait until seeing a report on the substance of information with lawmakers, shared in two separate meetings. The FBI has worked to assess if there were links between the campaign and Russian Federation. "Of course, we have to do it in defending the president", he said.

by | May 28, 2018 | 22:38

However, Ms Ardern said New Zealand - which relies heavily on livestock farming for its export earnings - would aim to eradicate the disease completely. New Zealand police have launched a combined investigation with the Ministry of Primary Industries into how the disease made its way to New Zealand, and leapt between the two islands.

by | May 28, 2018 | 22:46

The family of the only other person shot, student Ella Whistler, was in critical but stable condition. He says he's still processing what happened. Seaman was released from an Indianapolis hospital Saturday. "We are stronger together, and we will continue to amaze you". An Indiana teacher who was shot while tackling an armed student says he wants the public to focus on a 13-year-old girl who was seriously injured in the classroom shooting.

by | May 28, 2018 | 20:27

A video showing police officers wrestling a woman to the ground and punching her in the head on a Wildwood beach has sparked backlash online. " Stop resisting ", voices call out to the woman, as she screamed, "You're not hit me like that!" Police say the officer chased her down and tried to subdue her.

by | May 28, 2018 | 20:17

A national election held March 4 produced a hung parliament. The anti-establishment Five Star Movement said it was considering proposing impeachment of President Sergio Mattarella after his veto, while anti-immigrant League leader Matteo Salvini hinted at a conspiracy and made a thinly veiled call for fresh elections.

by | May 28, 2018 | 19:14

The Baltimore Sun reported the town had previously been hit by a flash flood in 2016, forcing it to rebuild most of Main Street. He was last seen in a white shirt and black shorts around 5:00 parking lot D behind La Palapa Grill and Cantina at 8307 Main St., Ellicott City Md.