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Sen. Cantwell weighs in on SCOTUS pick

Collins noted that she was in favor of moving forward with a nominee in the next couple months, so a new justice could be in place by the time the Supreme Cou...


Trump takes no stand on Crimea

On June 15, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said, commenting on media reports alleging that US President Donald Trump said Crimea was Russi...


Upset of Democratic House leader points to party divisions

She also used the hashtag #CourageToChange on Twitter, touting a 'New York that works for all of us'. Her father ran his own small business and her Puerto R...


No Brexit deal without agreement over Irish border - Simon Coveney

Irish economy still growing substantially but Brexit is "a major threat", says Ireland's Central Bank High levels of household and public debt also cause for co...


Trump tells federal agencies to reunite families at border; Melania visits region

The compromise bill, in addition to ending family separations , addresses Trump's goals of boosting border security including funding for his wall, limiting so...


Merkel, allies avert collision for now in German migrant row

Italy and France have also become involved in the migrant debate , with Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini, who is the deputy Prime Minister of the count...


Famed Glasgow art school ravaged by fire again

Despite the scale of the blaze, no casualties have been reported . SFRS Deputy Chief Officer Iain Bushell said the fire caused "extensive damage" and that ...


Trump's legal team emboldened by inspector general report

According to the highly-anticipated report, Comey was insubordinate but not driven by political bias when making some key decisions as to the probe of Clinton's...


China To Increase Import Duty On Electric Cars Coming From The US

In turn, China's Commerce Ministry issue a quick statement , saying that it would "immediately introduce taxation measures of the same scale and the same str...


After winning Brexit compromise, UK’s pro-EU rebels fear betrayal

She admitted there had been "a debate" about what a "meaningful" vote for Parliament meant: "I've listened carefully to the concerns, I've put an amendment do...


James Comey and Federal Bureau of Investigation criticised by watchdog over Hillary Clinton emails

In a tweet , the president lashed out at Comey, as well as FBI agent Peter Strzok and lawyer Lisa Page , who were removed from Robert MuellerRobert Swan...


Italy Summons French Ambassador in Row Over Migrant Ship

Following the standoff between Italy and Malta on the migrant rescue on Monday, MaltaToday took to the streets of Valletta to find out what the public thinks ...


North Korea shouldn't have nukes - and neither should we

A photo released by the official North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump during a summit at Se...


The Latest on Trump and North Korea

In a video message released later by the White House , Trump said Tuesday's summit with the young North Korean leader in Singapore was "open, direct and ...


Michael Cohen reportedly separating with his lawyers in federal case

Cohen is now seeking new attorneys from New York City who have experience in dealing with the Department of Justice Southern District of New York City office...


California to vote on splitting into 3 states

If the plan was approved by the voters, it would need to be approved by both houses of the California legislature, an unlikely prospect. Southern Californi...


China may become ‘guarantor and mediator’ after Trump-Kim talks

According to accounts of the G-7 meeting, officials from other members of the bloc confronted Trump with a torrent of statistics about the importance of the U...


Trump Adviser Apologizes For Saying Trudeau 'Deserved Special Place In Hell'

Trump's statements could be merely "chest thumping", he said, but after moving to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum on the basis of national security, the ...


Refugee Crisis: Spain offers ship bearth as Italy, Malta refuse

He noted that other European countries are very much involved in migrant rescue operations in the Mediterranean - including a German aid group now off the coa...


Melania trump admired appearance at a gala evening at Ford’s theater

Grisham's statement said the first lady delivered remarks after the night's performances and congratulated the recipients of this year's Lincoln Medal , aw...


Ryan Says There’s ‘No Evidence’ The FBI Informant Spied On Trump’s Campaign

Ryan has been a frequent target of Democratic criticism for his role in aiding House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes' in his fight with the Justice Department...


UK Supreme Court criticizes Northern Ireland abortion laws

By a majority decision, the justices said that the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission (NIHRC), which brought the appeal, did not have the power to "instit...


Giuliani says Kim Jong Un 'begged' for summit

The summit will be held in the Capella Hotel on the exclusive resort of Sentosa, a tiny Singaporean island covered in golf courses that was once a pirate hang...


Explore San Diego County primary results by precinct

Coverage will be anchored by Tom Llamas, Kayna Whitworth and ABC News Political Director Rick Klein from California , with live reports from other primary st...


Catalonia government sworn in, ending Madrid's direct rule

Nationalists regained control of Catalonia's regional government as a new cabinet was sworn in, automatically ending just over seven months of direct rule from ...


Sanders statement on Trump tariffs

The EU has launched its first counteroffensive against Washington's punishing steel and aluminium tariffs while the U.S. began meetings in Canada with outraged ...


Saudi Arabia outlaws sexual harassment

They are also at risk of being eclipsed by the recent arrests of 11 rights activists , many of them identified as veteran campaigners for women's rights to d...


US Dollar Stable as Trump Administration Greenlights Tariffs

The EU threatened to make good on a threat it issued in March to impose tariffs on imports from the US that is 10 pages long , including everything from corn a...


Trump Just Amped Up His Attacks on His Own Attorney General

The former Alabama senator was one of Trump's earliest and most ardent supporters . President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again publicly humiliated A...


Fast lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano closes highway

At that rate, the lava , which forced the evacuations of residents along roads north of Highway 132, covered nearly a half-mile in 80 minutes, the Hawaii Co...