Category: World

Dec 01 2018

Saudi crown prince reportedly sent at least 11 messages to adviser who oversaw Khashoggi killing around time of his death – Business Insider

(Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images) Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent at least 11 messages to the adviser who oversaw the effort to kill Jamal Khashoggi in the hours around the journalist’s killing, according to a Wall Street Journal report. According to a classified CIA report obtained by The Wall Street Journal, the crown […]

Dec 01 2018

Political world react to George H.W. Bush's death – CNN

President Donald J. Trump and first lady Melania Trump: Melania and I join with a grieving Nation to mourn the loss of former President George H.W. Bush, who passed away last night. Through his essential authenticity, disarming wit, and unwavering commitment to faith, family, and country, President Bush inspired generations of his fellow Americans to […]

Dec 01 2018

Leaders express respect, admiration for George H.W. Bush following his death – NBC News

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Dec. 1, 2018 / 6:44 AM GMT By Dennis Romero American luminaries expressed respect and gratitude for former President George H.W. Bush, who died Friday at age 94. In tweets and statements, they expressed respect […]

Dec 01 2018

A man and his baby: A desperate bid to cross into US – Fox News

TIJUANA, Mexico – The young Honduran man was worried and you could see it on his face: Clutching his 1-year-old son, he looked back apprehensively toward the barrier he just crossed. He was on U.S. soil and he knew that he didn’t have authorization to be there. It was the middle of the night Thursday […]

Nov 30 2018

This timeline shows how the US-China trade war led to Trump and Xi's high-stakes meeting – CNBC

The Trump administration has one of its best opportunities yet Saturday to de-escalate a potentially ruinous trade war with China. President Donald Trump will hold a dinner meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit in Argentina. The leaders of the world’s two largest economies will try to make progress toward a trade […]

Nov 30 2018

Trump joins leaders of Canada, Mexico to sign new trade pact – AOL

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — President Donald Trump joined the leaders of Canada and Mexico at a global meeting in Argentina on Friday to sign a revised North American trade pact, fulfilling a longstanding political promise with a deal he celebrated as a “groundbreaking achievement.” The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement is meant to replace the 24-year-old North […]

Nov 30 2018

WORLD WAR 3 ALERT: Russia is ‘lining up tanks along our border’ warns Ukraine –

Petro Poroshenko has shown Sky News images of what are apparently tanks gathering along the border, close to where Russia keeps its ammunition. He told the broadcaster: “This is the tank base just 18km (11 miles) from our border, this was happening in September, October, and now. This is 18km from my border, this is […]

Nov 30 2018

Air New Zealand Trolls Trump With Adorable 'Naughty List' Kids In Christmas Ad – HuffPost

Air New Zealand’s latest Christmas commercial uses kids on Santa’s “naughty list” to take a not-so-subtle poke at U.S. President Donald Trump.  In the “Nicest Christmas Ever” spot, kids on the naughty list gather for a global summit on how to make amends, taking turns with ideas such as a “30 percent reduction in hair-pulling.”  […]

Nov 30 2018

Trump has 'silent' support of world leaders to strike 'hard bargain' with China: Ex-NATO ambassador – CNBC

As President Donald Trump heads to his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, he’ll have the support of many other world leaders, former ambassador Nicholas Burns told CNBC on Thursday. Trump’s tough trade tactics have ruffled feathers around the globe, but Burns said this case is different. “He has the silent support, not so much […]

Nov 29 2018

Trump abruptly cancels planned Putin meeting – CNN

The President pinned the cancellation on Russia’s refusal to release Ukrainian Navy ships and sailors seized during a maritime confrontation between the two countries on Sunday. But while Russia’s position on the incident has not changed since it attacked Ukrainian ships on Sunday, the President’s abrupt move came after his longtime former attorney Michael Cohen […]