Gareth Southgate dismisses claim Harry Kane played with injury against Croatia

And then there's Gareth Southgate . Kane missed two golden chances in the space of five seconds in the first half, which would have put England 2-0 up and was virtually anonymous from the second half onwards. It's a more vibrant team, one with g... More..

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Trump insists he has ‘very good’ relations with Merkel
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump insists he has ‘very good’ relations with Merkel

So far I've avoided conspiracy theories and still believe the president is brainwashing himself with a mindset that prefers dictators to democrats and views alliances as burdens. The US president accused German...More..

Salisbury MP blames Putin for poisoning of Dawn Sturgess in Amesbury
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Salisbury MP blames Putin for poisoning of Dawn Sturgess in Amesbury

A United Kingdom woman has died after being exposed to the same type of nerve agent used against a former Russian spy and his daughter, British police said in a statement Sunday. Mr Javid, who visited W...More..

Syrian air defences thwart Israeli missile strike in south -state media
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Syrian air defences thwart Israeli missile strike in south -state media

Israel will not dismiss the possibility of future relations with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Tuesday. Russia, another top key ally of Assad, has warned it would...More..

Lisa Murkowski is ‘annoyed’ with prejudging of Trump’s Supreme Court pick
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Lisa Murkowski is ‘annoyed’ with prejudging of Trump’s Supreme Court pick

Wade really be sealed the moment President Trump nominates the replacement for Justice Kennedy? "That's why we desperately need a NY state law that codifies the Roe v. "I think you're going to find that not...More..

President Ignored at Summit During Official Group Picture
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

President Ignored at Summit During Official Group Picture

Trump told the 29 leaders of the transatlantic alliance they needed to up their defense spending to 4% of their nations' GDP, to counter some in the alliance's " free rider " status. US officials have told Reu...More..

Half time Croatia 0 England 1
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Half time Croatia 0 England 1

Players and notable figures from a variety of sectors shared their thoughts in the immediate aftermath as David Baddiel, a hero among supporters for the "Three Lions" track in 1996, thanked the team for the "ri...More..

USA unveils $200 billion list of China imports for tariffs
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

USA unveils $200 billion list of China imports for tariffs

President Donald Trump has threatened higher tariffs on more than US$500 billion of goods, or almost all of China's annual exports to the United States. In Trump's first round of tariffs, China accounted ...More..

Couple on honeymoon collide in fatal zip line accident
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Couple on honeymoon collide in fatal zip line accident

Egael Tishman , 24, and Shif Fanken , 27 were on a zip-line over a treetop canopy near Roatan on the Honduran island of Bahia when they crashed into each other on Thursday, according to local media. Authoritie...More..

At NATO, Abrasive Trump Accuses Germany of Being Russian 'Captive'
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

At NATO, Abrasive Trump Accuses Germany of Being Russian 'Captive'

He said: "Why are their (sic) only 5 out of 29 countries that have met their commitment?" Trump's comment that "Germany is totally controlled by Russia because they are getting 60 to 70 percent of their ...More..

Paul Manafort treated as prison 'VIP', to be moved
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Paul Manafort treated as prison 'VIP', to be moved

The 69-year-old political operative, who is detained while awaiting trial on charges of financial crimes, made the comments in monitored prison telephone calls, according to a court filing by the office of R...More..

China: Tit-for-tat tariffs will ‘destroy’ US-China trade
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

China: Tit-for-tat tariffs will ‘destroy’ US-China trade

It's unclear what that action could include. Stocks fell and metals prices slumped on Wednesday as USA threats of tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods pushed the world's two biggest ec...More..

Woman shot and killed by stray bullet in Mexico during anniversary trip
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Woman shot and killed by stray bullet in Mexico during anniversary trip

Mirutenko was killed by a stray bullet and the bouncer was wounded, but survived, according to the city's prosecutors office. "The US Embassy in Mexico City is providing all appropriate consular services to h...More..

More misery for Theresa May as Australia vows to stick by UK
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

More misery for Theresa May as Australia vows to stick by UK

Ambassador Woody Johnson said he'd work to facilitate the meeting. May, who has tried to keep calm and carry on, said in a tweet that it was a "productive Cabinet meeting" and that she was "looking forward to...More..

Nawaz Sharif to reach Lahore on July 13 to face jail
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Nawaz Sharif to reach Lahore on July 13 to face jail

Mushahidullah Khan, a senator with Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz party, said that "workers from all across the country will reach the airport to welcome their leader" when Sharif lands in Pakistan. Th...More..

Officer investigated for failing to help woman being harassed about citizenship
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Officer investigated for failing to help woman being harassed about citizenship

Eileen Figel, the agency's deputy general superintendent, described the video as "disturbing" and said the agency had apologized to Irizarry and refunded the money she spent renting the picnic area. Irizarry is...More..

Turkey's Erdogan son-in-law made finance minister amid nepotism fears
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan son-in-law made finance minister amid nepotism fears

The new system was agreed in a bitterly fought 2017 referendum, but the changes have been vehemently denounced by the opposition. Erdogan's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) on Saturday nominated Yil...More..

Recently-crowned World's Ugliest Dog dies
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Recently-crowned World's Ugliest Dog dies

Zsa Zsa lived in a Missouri puppy mill for five years, before she was bought by a non-profit organization. But Zsa Zsa's life was defined not by struggles, but by an effervescence nothing less than emotion...More..

Woolies, Aldi and IGA recall frozen vegetables over deadly listeria fears
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Woolies, Aldi and IGA recall frozen vegetables over deadly listeria fears

Have you bought any of these frozen vegetables? While cooking destroys the listeria bacteria, Woolworths's caution is unsurprising after a devastating outbreak of listeriosis in SA in 2017 claimed 191 live...More..

Centre’s change in stance on Section 377 of IPC
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Centre’s change in stance on Section 377 of IPC

We cannot now give an advance ruling on questions like inheritance to live-in partners, whether they can marry, etc. A section of society must not live in a state of fear simply because of the choices they make...More..

Trump Sets Confrontational Tone At Start Of Two-Day NATO Summit
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Trump Sets Confrontational Tone At Start Of Two-Day NATO Summit

President TrumpDonald John TrumpMcConnell to meet with Trump's Supreme Court pick Tuesday Kavanaugh offers lengthy judicial record ahead of bitter confirmation fight Hundreds protest Kavanaugh's nomination o...More..

British regulator to fine Facebook over data protection breaches
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

British regulator to fine Facebook over data protection breaches

The ICO is also probing another pro-Brexit campaign group, Vote Leave, for sending personal data on United Kingdom citizens to a Cambridge Analytica-like (and possible Cambridge Analytica-affiliated) company ...More..

United Kingdom man exposed to deadly Novichok agent regains consciousness
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

United Kingdom man exposed to deadly Novichok agent regains consciousness

In a statement, Scotland Yard said: "Officers from the investigation team have spoken briefly to Charlie and will be looking to further speak with him in the coming days as they continue to try and establish ho...More..

Nobel widow Liu Xia leaves China after 8 years' house arrest
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Nobel widow Liu Xia leaves China after 8 years' house arrest

Western governments and activists have urged China to release the 57-year-old, who has never been charged with a crime. Liu's release coincides with a visit to Germany by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang. After the...More..

by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Facebook faces record fine over Cambridge Analytica scandal

Social media giant Facebook was dealt a blow this morning when a prominent United Kingdom watchdog said it planned to impose a maximum fine on the company for two breaches of the Data Protection Act. "The scand...More..

Rescue operation suspended after 8th boy freed from Thai cave
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Rescue operation suspended after 8th boy freed from Thai cave

Rescue mission chief Narongsak Osotanakorn said Monday's rescue operation was two hours shorter than the previous one after authorities reviewed the process to make it sharper. Officials lavished praise on the ...More..

ANP leader Haroon Bilour among 12 killed in Peshawar blast, police say
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

ANP leader Haroon Bilour among 12 killed in Peshawar blast, police say

Police and bomb disposal officials collected evidence from the site of the blast and initiated an investigation into the incident. Footage showed volunteers and police rushing the wounded to hospital. The bombi...More..

Trump to Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Tonight
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Trump to Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Tonight

John Cornyn will be in the room when the president reveals his choice. A ferocious confirmation battle with Democrats is expected as the president seeks to shift the nation's highest court further to the righ...More..

Meeting Putin may be easier than attending UK & NATO summit
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Meeting Putin may be easier than attending UK & NATO summit

Still, key allies Britain and Italy have their own beefs with Europe's leaders in Brussels , and they will more warmly embrace the tough-talking American president. Donald Trump has risked a diplomatic spat b...More..

Turkey sacks over 18,600 employees linked to terror groups
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Turkey sacks over 18,600 employees linked to terror groups

The state of emergency has been renewed seven times, and the latest period is due to formally end on 19 July. Under the newly introduced system, president, who leads the state's executive branch, will be able...More..

Trump Nominates Kavanaugh to Supreme Court
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Trump Nominates Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Kavanaugh's nomination comes as Trump's lawyers are resisting pressure to be interviewed by Mueller, who's investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, whether anyone close to Trump co...More..

YouTube investing $25M in journalism and pushing 'authoritative' sources
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

YouTube investing $25M in journalism and pushing 'authoritative' sources

YouTube is investing $25m (£18.8m) in journalism on its platform, focusing on helping news organisations produce online videos and changing its site to better support trusted news providers. To make it easier ...More..

David Davis warns United Kingdom giving away too much in Brexit talks
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

David Davis warns United Kingdom giving away too much in Brexit talks

Aside from the loyalty which MPs naturally feel towards their leader, many are concerned that Mrs May's removal could plunge the party into chaos, with no obvious replacement lined up, potentially setting the s...More..

92-year-old man beaten with a brick in Los Angeles
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

92-year-old man beaten with a brick in Los Angeles

Rodriguez travels to the US yearly from Michoacan, Mexico, to visit his family in Willowbrook, grandson Erik Mendoza told CNN , which reported that the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was seeking u...More..

Democratic senator leaves door slightly open to voting for Kavanaugh
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Democratic senator leaves door slightly open to voting for Kavanaugh

Speaking at the White House, Kavanaugh pledged to preserve the Constitution and said that "a judge must be independent and must interpret the law, not make the law". Before announcing his choice, Trump paused...More..

Dangerous Thai Cave Rescue Resumes: More Already Saved On Monday
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Dangerous Thai Cave Rescue Resumes: More Already Saved On Monday

There were several concerns that prompted authorities to move forward with the plan to dive the boys out. Their large, heavy oxygen tanks are also being carried for them by the rescue divers. "Our job is not ...More..

Casey to Oppose Trump's Supreme Court Nomination
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Casey to Oppose Trump's Supreme Court Nomination

In anticipation of Trump filling the vacancy left by the retiring Anthony Kennedy - widely considered to be the court's "swing vote" - with a judge thought to have more conservative bona fides, many outside...More..

President pardons ranchers in case that inspired 2016 occupation
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

President pardons ranchers in case that inspired 2016 occupation

The father-son duo are cattle ranchers and were convicted in 2012 of committing arson on federal lands in Oregon. "The Hammonds are devoted family men, respected contributors to their local community, and h...More..

At Least Two Boys Have Been Rescued From Thai Cave
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

At Least Two Boys Have Been Rescued From Thai Cave

Elon Musk is testing equipment created to help rescue the remaining members of a Thai youth soccer team who are trapped in a cave, the Tesla CEO tweeted on Sunday. Those still inside the cave are perch...More..

President Trump, you need North Atlantic Treaty Organisation more than ever
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

President Trump, you need North Atlantic Treaty Organisation more than ever

Tusk urged the Europeans to increase spending as they have promised, but said: "Dear America, appreciate your allies, after all you don't have all that many ". European Council President Donald Tusk hit back...More..

Japan rescuers search house to house as flood toll hits 141
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Japan rescuers search house to house as flood toll hits 141

Flood warnings are still in effect for some of the worst hit areas, including Okayama prefecture. In Hiroshima , 12 people were caught up in landslides in the residential areas of Kawasumi in Kumano-cho se...More..

Several hurt in air crash north of Pretoria
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Several hurt in air crash north of Pretoria

Spokesperson Ernie McCarthy confirmed the incident and that Emer-G-Med paramedics were attending to the scene. 'Some patients have been transferred already and some of them are still on scene'. Paramedic Xand...More..

Cockpit fire likely caused 2016 EgyptAir crash
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Cockpit fire likely caused 2016 EgyptAir crash

But an official Egyptian probe in 2016 suggested the plane operating flight MS804 had been bombed, saying traces of explosives had been found on the remains of those killed. In this meeting, the Egyptian author...More..

Mother survives fatal crash that claims husband, four daughters in Delaware
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Mother survives fatal crash that claims husband, four daughters in Delaware

Officials say 61-year-old Audie Trinidad and his four daughters were killed in the horrific wreck Friday afternoon. Mary Rose Ballocanag was reportedly still in critical condition on Saturday night. Kern esca...More..

People think David Davis secretly wrote 'It's coming home' in his resignation
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

People think David Davis secretly wrote 'It's coming home' in his resignation

Theresa May has been strengthened by the resignations of Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit Secretary David Davis over her Brexit plan, a Welsh member of her government says. The reshuffle is expe...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Theresa May's new-look cabinet meets amid Brexit turmoil

Under Conservative Party rules, a leadership race could be triggered if at least 48 of her MPs declared their support for one. "My personal opinion is that she has strengthened herself quite a bit", he told A...More..

Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as foreign secretary
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as foreign secretary

It followed the resignation late on Sunday evening of David Davis, the Brexit Secretary. Johnson quit Monday with an incendiary letter accusing May of killing "the Brexit dream" and flying "white flags" o...More..

'Appreciate your allies, you don't have many:' EU's Tusk to Trump
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

'Appreciate your allies, you don't have many:' EU's Tusk to Trump

The ties between the USA and many of its longest-standing allies have frayed since Trump took office and put his " America first" agenda into practice. Since moving into the White House nearly 18 months ago,...More..

Who is Brett Kavanaugh, Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee?
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Who is Brett Kavanaugh, Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee?

The president added: "There is no one in America more qualified for this position and no one more deserving". FreedomWorks, the conservative advocacy group, issued a statement applauding Trump for choosing ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Liu Xia, wife of late Nobel Peace Prize victor, leaves China

Liu Xia, who has been under house arrest since 2010, left China to receive "medical treatment according to her own will", foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said. China is expected to use her brother a...More..