Trump's pledge to keep the world from laughing at us hits another setback – Washington Post

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Washington Post Trump's pledge to keep the world from laughing at us hits another setbackWashington PostCommerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was supposed to attend this week's Economic Council of the Christian Democratic Union meeting in Berlin, but suddenly canceled his travel plans on Tuesday. Ross was scheduled to give an address at the conference …German Parliament Set […]

Irish reporter's unexpected encounter with Trump – BBC News

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BBC News Irish reporter's unexpected encounter with TrumpBBC NewsIrish reporter Caitríona Perry had an unexpected encounter with US President Donald Trump during his telephone conversation with Taoiseach (prime minister) Leo Varadkar. Mr Trump told Mr Varadkar Irish media were in the Oval Office and called over …President Trump Was on a Diplomatic Call. He Paused It […]

China's navy launches latest-generation destroyer – Washington Post

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Washington Post China's navy launches latest-generation destroyerWashington PostBEIJING — China's increasingly powerful navy launched its most advanced domestically produced destroyer on Wednesday, at a time of rising competition with other naval powers such as the United States, Japan and India. The first 10,000-ton Type 055 …China launches first Type 055 guided-missile destroyerIHS Jane’s 360Chinese Navy's New […]

Brazil's president says corruption charge is 'soap opera' – Washington Post

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Washington Post Brazil's president says corruption charge is 'soap opera'Washington PostSAO PAULO — Brazil's president dismissed corruption allegations against him as a “soap opera plot” Tuesday and sought to cast doubt on the motivations of the country's top prosecutor a day after a scathing indictment was issued against the leader.Brazilian President Michel Temer Is Formally […]

Missouri Teacher Charged With Sexual Contact With Student – U.S. News & World Report

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Springfield News-Leader Missouri Teacher Charged With Sexual Contact With StudentU.S. News & World ReportA substitute teacher in Monett has been charged with having sexual contact with a high school student. June 27, 2017, at 5:09 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Missouri Teacher Charged With Sexual Contact With Student …Teacher Traumatized 17-Year-Old Student […]

CNN Resignations A Sign Of The High Stakes In Covering Trump's Administration – NPR

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NPR CNN Resignations A Sign Of The High Stakes In Covering Trump's AdministrationNPRThree investigative journalists at CNN have resigned after the network retracted a story about a congressional inquiry into a link between a Russian investment fund and an American financier who is an adviser to President Trump. Those departing are a …The right's new […]

Theresa May's DUP-Tory deal criticised as 'shabby and reckless' – BBC News

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BBC News Theresa May's DUP-Tory deal criticised as 'shabby and reckless'BBC NewsTheresa May's £1bn deal with the Democratic Unionist Party to back her minority government has been branded "a bung" and "shabby" by opposing parties. The Northern Irish party's 10 MPs will support the Conservatives in key Commons votes in areas such …Scottish and Welsh leaders […]

Corruption charge increases pressure on Brazil's president – Washington Post

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Washington Post Corruption charge increases pressure on Brazil's presidentWashington PostRIO DE JANEIRO — In a scathing 64-page indictment, Brazil's top prosecutor described a scheming, arrogant and corrupt President Michel Temer who lined his pockets with illegal money while showing little regard for the office he represented. Whether …President Michel Temer of Brazil Is Charged With CorruptionNew […]

Sean Spicer 'Not Aware' of Tense Kushner Abbas Meeting on Israel, Middle East Peace – Newsweek

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Newsweek Sean Spicer 'Not Aware' of Tense Kushner Abbas Meeting on Israel, Middle East PeaceNewsweekThe White House press secretary said during a Monday press briefing he was "not aware" of reports that President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, had a fractious meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. The meeting in …Israel: Projectile from Gaza […]

College Cuts Ties With Professor Who Called Otto Warmbier 'Young, White, Rich, Clueless' – NBCNews.com

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NBCNews.com College Cuts Ties With Professor Who Called Otto Warmbier 'Young, White, Rich, Clueless'NBCNews.comA University of Delaware professor who wrote inflammatory remarks about Otto Warmbier after he died won't be rehired by the college, the school said Sunday. In a since-deleted Facebook post, anthropology professor Katherine Dettwyler said, Warmbier …Professor who said 'clueless white male' […]

Narendra Modi, Travel Ban, Liu Xiaobo: Your Morning Briefing – New York Times

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New York Times Narendra Modi, Travel Ban, Liu Xiaobo: Your Morning BriefingNew York Times… • President Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India met at the White House. It was the first meeting of the two, both media-savvy political outsiders who swept to power on promises of resurrecting their national economies. Their discussions …Personal […]

Britain to test schools and hospitals after 75 out of 75 high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests – Washington Post

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Washington Post Britain to test schools and hospitals after 75 out of 75 high-rise buildings fail fire safety testsWashington PostLONDON — Britain on Monday confronted a rapidly growing fire safety crisis after tests of the exterior cladding on dozens of public housing towers revealed a 100 percent failure rate, raising fears that this month's deadly […]