Monday, November 12, 2018

Trump distances himself from remarks on Putin over election meddling

HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday attempted to clear up confusion over whether he accepts Russian President Vladimir Putin’s denials of...

Trump says North Korea’s Kim insulted him by calling him ‘old’

HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had insulted him by...

Exclusive: How Saudi Arabia turned on Lebanon’s Hariri

BEIRUT (Reuters) - From the moment Saad al-Hariri’s plane touched down in Saudi Arabia on Friday Nov. 3, he was in for a surprise. A...

Hundreds of thousands take to Barcelona streets demanding release of Catalan leaders

Hundreds of thousands of people backing Catalonia's bid to secede from Spain packed the streets in downtown Barcelona Saturday to demand the...

Alabama Republican Roy Moore says sexual misconduct allegations are intended to derail his Senate...

A defiant Roy Moore pushed forward Saturday with his U.S. Senate campaign, criticizing as 'false' a newspaper report carrying allegations of sexual...

‘It’s an insult’: Defaced war memorial in Montreal leaves visitors shocked on Remembrance Day

Just as Remembrance Day ceremonies got underway Saturday morning, a war memorial was defaced in the Montreal borough of Saint-Laurent. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/saint-laurent-war-memorial-defaced-remembrance-day-1.4399127?cmp=rss

Forty UK Conservative lawmakers ready to oust PM May: Sunday Times

LONDON (Reuters) - Forty British members of parliament from Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party have agreed to sign a letter of no-confidence in...

U.S. signals caution to Saudis despite shared concern about Iran

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Despite President Donald Trump’s full-throated support for Saudi Arabia, the United States appears to be signaling a desire for Riyadh to...

Trudeau may raise ‘drug war’ killings with Philippines’ Duterte at ASEAN meeting

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves the APEC summit destined for the Philippines Sunday. The country is governed by a populist leader with...

60,000 join far-right march on Poland’s Independence Day

​Tens of thousands of nationalists marched in a demonstration organized by far-right groups in Warsaw on Saturday, as Poles celebrated their country's...