Full Lewandowski Interview: Major Issues 'Not Accomplished' So Far

In an exclusive interview with Meet the Press, Trump's former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski tells Chuck Todd that the new Chief of Staff will "restore order" to the West Wing. … [Read more...]

Donald Trump 'Disappointed' In China Over North Korea Issue

Many Twitter users wrote that while Trump criticized China on Twitter, he himself has helped the Asian nation promote trade with the U.S. … [Read more...]

Arab states expected to impose more sanctions on Qatar: newspaper

Arab states expected to impose more sanctions on Qatar: newspaper

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain are expected to discuss imposing new economic sanctions on Qatar when they meet in the Bahraini capital Manama on Sunday, the pan-Arab al-Hayat newspaper reported. The four Arab states cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of backing terrorist groups and cozying up to their arch-foe Iran, allegations Doha denies. … [Read more...]

China's Xi calls for building elite forces during massive military parade

By Michael Martina and Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping told the military on Sunday to transform itself into an elite force, as he oversaw a parade with flybys of advanced jets and a mass rally of troops to mark 90 years since the founding of the People's Liberation Army. China's armed forces, the world's largest, are in the midst of an ambitious modernization program, which includes investment in technology and … [Read more...]

10 of the most affordable and reliable external hard drives of 2017

A hard drive is a great way to store huge amounts of data, far more than can be saved to most laptops or tablets. Sometimes you need the extra space that only a serious hard drive with terabytes of data will allow.  Most laptops come with limited amounts of hard drive space, around 500GB or less, as they have solid state drives (SSD) inside. External hard drives are a great way to store or back up extra files, especially photos and videos. They … [Read more...]

China's Xi urges need for 'world-class' army loyal to Party

Chinese President Xi Jinping touted the need to build a "world-class" army capable of "defeating all invading enemies" at a military parade held Sunday to mark the 90th anniversary of the People's Liberation Army (PLA). Since coming to power in 2012, the president has trumpeted building a stronger, combat-ready army, while leading efforts to centralise the ruling Communist Party's control over the PLA, the world's largest standing military. … [Read more...]

Trump threat: End health payments unless there's an overhaul

Trump threat: End health payments unless there's an overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday threatened once more to end required payments to insurance companies unless lawmakers repeal and replace the Obama-era health care law. … [Read more...]

US flies bombers over Korean peninsula after North Korea missile test

 The United States flew two B-1B bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force after recent North Korean missile tests, the U.S. Air Force said in a statement on Sunday. North Korea said it conducted another successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on Friday that proved its ability to strike America's mainland, drawing a sharp warning from U.S. President Donald Trump. The B-1B flight, conducted on Saturday, was … [Read more...]

Sharpton: Trump comments encourage police violence

Sharpton: Trump comments encourage police violence

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton on Saturday accused President Donald Trump of "encouraging police violence" during a speech this week on Long Island to an audience of uniformed officers. … [Read more...]

Maduro eyes 'big victory' in protest-hit Venezuela vote

Maduro eyes 'big victory' in protest-hit Venezuela vote

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro predicted a "big victory" in a contentious vote Sunday for a new law-making body that is dogged by deadly protests and opposition claims he's moving to outright dictatorship. Authorities said late Saturday that virtually all was ready for the election of the 545-member Constituent Council that will have power to dissolve the legislature as it takes on the task of rewriting the constitution. International … [Read more...]

Moroccan king pardons more than a thousand detainees

Moroccan king pardons more than a thousand detainees

King Mohammed VI of Morocco on Saturday pardoned more than a thousand detainees, some of whom were under arrest for taking part in protests in the troubled northern Rif region, the justice ministry announced. The monarch pardoned a total of 1,178 people, including a number who had joined demonstrations in the northern port city of Al-Hoceima and surrounding area, the ministry said in a statement, issued shortly before King Mohammed made a … [Read more...]

Donald Trump vows he won't let China 'do nothing' on North Korea 

US President Donald Trump warned Saturday that he would "no longer" allow China to "do nothing" on North Korea, after the belligerent hermit state launched an intercontinental ballistic missile test. In his critique, which came in two tweets,  Mr Trump linked trade woes with the Asian giant to policy on North Korea, after South Korea indicated it was speeding the deployment of a US missile defense that has infuriated China. "I am very … [Read more...]

Police disrupt plot in Australia to 'bring down an airplane'

Police disrupt plot in Australia to 'bring down an airplane'

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian police disrupted a plot to bring down an airplane and arrested four men in raids on homes in several Sydney suburbs, the prime minister said Sunday. … [Read more...]

Iran says new tensions between Revolutionary Guards and U.S. Navy

Iran says new tensions between Revolutionary Guards and U.S. Navy

The Iranian Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday that U.S. Navy ships came close to their vessels in the Gulf and shot flares. “Islam’s warriors, without paying attention to this unconventional and unusual behaviour from the American vessels, continued their mission in the area and the aircraft carrier and accompanying battleship left the area." A U.S. military statement said a U.S. Navy helicopter saw several IRGC vessels approaching U.S … [Read more...]