United Apologises, Video Shows 71-Year-Old Passenger Pushed To Floor

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 19:32
United Airlines issued an apology Tuesday after a video was released of a Houston-based employee pushing a 71-year-old passenger to the floor during an argument over a ticket. The man was left lying there motionless.The confrontation took place about two…

US Congressman, Several Others Shot At Baseball Practice In Virginia

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 13:44
A gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress during a baseball practice near Washington early on Wednesday, wounding several people including House of Representatives Majority Whip Steve Scalise before being taken into custody, police and witnesses said. In a…

Trump Accuses Comey Of Lying, Says He'd Be Open To Testifying In Russia Probe

Saturday, 10 June 2017 09:20
WASHINGTON: A defiant President Donald Trump on Friday accused former FBI director James Comey of committing perjury in his blockbuster Senate testimony and said he was willing to share his version of events under oath with the special counsel overseeing…

Comey: Former FBI Director Says He Helped Reveal Details Of Conversations With Trump

Friday, 09 June 2017 08:55
WASHINGTON: Former FBI director James Comey said Thursday he helped reveal details of his private conversations with President Donald Trump because he thought doing so would spur the appointment of a special counsel to investigate the administration - a remarkable…

US President Donald Trump Calls Qatar Emir As Efforts Build To End Crisis

Thursday, 08 June 2017 08:30
DOHA, QATAR:President Donald Trump called Qatar's emir Wednesday and offered US help as efforts grew to resolve a damaging feud between the emirate and its Gulf neighbours. Trump's call to Qatari ruler Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, a key…

Donald Trump Jumps Into Worsening Dispute Between Qatar, Powerful Arab Bloc

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 11:23
Trump administration officials said Tuesday that President Trump was not "taking sides" in the deepening dispute among its key counterterrorism partners in the Persian Gulf, despite a morning of presidential Twitter posts congratulating Saudi Arabia - and himself - for…

Barack Obama, Justin Trudeau Spotted Hanging Out. Internet Is Thrilled

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 11:21
Former US president Barack Obama made his first visit to Montreal on Tuesday. He gave a speech to the Montreal Chamber of Commerce, talking about everything from climate change and women's rights to the growing global phenomenon of fake news.…

Russian Fighter Jet 'Dispatched' To Intercept US Heavy Bomber

Tuesday, 06 June 2017 19:17
A Russian fighter jet intercepted a U.S. B-52 bomber over the Baltic Sea, the Russian Defense Ministry told Russian media outlets Tuesday.Russian media quoted the ministry as saying that the Russian Su-27 was "dispatched to intercept the target" and "approached…

Donald Trump Announces US Will Exit Paris Climate Deal

Friday, 02 June 2017 08:43
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump announced Thursday afternoon that he is withdrawing the United States from the landmark Paris climate agreement, a move that honors a campaign promise but risks rupturing global alliances and disappointing both environmentalists and corporate titans. But…

Paris Climate Deal Not Tough Enough On India, China: Donald Trump

Thursday, 01 June 2017 13:33
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump today said the United States will be pulling out of the Paris Climate Accord, alleging that it gave a better deal to "some of the world's highly polluting countries" like India and China and left the…