• Trump declares 'I'm not a racist — The Latest
Trump declares 'I'm not a racist — The Latest

Perdue described the reports that Trump used the word as a "gross misrepresentation". But Senator Jeff Flake, a Republican who has been critical of Trump , said Democrats were serious about a bipartisan deal on immigration. It was hateful. Look at the millions of cars they sell in the US. Ivana Trump's comments echo the President's own ...

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  • US President insists he is
US President insists he is "not a racist"

Perry said she believed presidents should be subject to a raft of tests to establish they are fit to serve. DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that she couldn't remember the president using the word ascribed to him.

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  • African ambassadors to UN blast Trump remark as 'racist'
African ambassadors to UN blast Trump remark as 'racist'

This is not the first time Trump has rubbed Africans up the wrong way - he was widely derided previous year after he twice referred to Namibia as "Nambia". Trump has denied using the expletive "sh**hole" and says he does not dislike Haitians. He wasnt comparing the economic output of African countries to Norways.

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  • Iran Protests — LIVE BLOG
Iran Protests — LIVE BLOG

The world "witnessed that ( all other) members of the U.N. Security Council spoke about preventing the meddling in Iran's internal affairs", he said . But such weapons are far less dangerous in the hands of democratic governments. Demonstrations erupted in Iran over a week ago after the government announced plans to raise fuel prices and cu...

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  • Iran must listen to its people — Tillerson
Iran must listen to its people — Tillerson

But Haley called on the Security Council to "amplify the message of the Iranian people". "If an incompetent man criticizes me, this is proof that I am a whole man", he wrote. We know only part of the mournful, atrocious story since then. Tillerson himself seemed interested in doing business with Iran back in 2016, when he was CEO of oil giant...

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  • Repression is not the answer, say protesters in Iran
Repression is not the answer, say protesters in Iran

When a difficult situation doesn't directly involve us, the proper response is a supportive hand on the shoulder and the words, "I really hope that you can work it out". "The UNSC rebuffed the naked [American] attempt to hijack its mandate". The greater long-term threat of the protests is to the Islamic regime. On Wednesday, the head of Iran'...

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  • Here's who would win if Oprah ran against Trump
Here's who would win if Oprah ran against Trump

She would certainly overwhelm the gaggle of charismatically-challenged liberal senators currently flirting with a White House run. Hearts grow three sizes, baby rabbits open their eyes, the crocuses emerge from the frozen earth, distant music can be heard on the soft wind and it is springtime at long last.

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  • The White House Bans Personal Cell Phone Use in the West Wing
The White House Bans Personal Cell Phone Use in the West Wing

Wolff himself said demands from the president's lawyers that the book not be published had fueled interest in the book, asking "Today" host Savannah Guthrie, "where do I send the box of chocolates?" Trump has long struggled to hire operatives with experience in Washington, limited to a bench shortened by a loyalty test that ruled o...

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  • US flies supersonic heavy bomber over Korean Peninsula
US flies supersonic heavy bomber over Korean Peninsula

North Korea's latest launch ended a two-month silence from the nation. A state-run newspaper in a Chinese province bordering North Korea published a list of tips on Wednesday for how civilians can protect themselves in the event of a nuclear attack.

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  • Germany withdraws diplomat from North Korea
Germany withdraws diplomat from North Korea

People's Liberation Army troops from the northern theatre command were training in the Horqin grasslands in northeast China , but defence ministry spokesman Wu Qian told the PLA Daily that the drills were not aimed at any particular country, but rather to test the army's ability to deal with cold weather.

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  • Senate Condemns Plight Of Nigerians, Other Africans In Libya
Senate Condemns Plight Of Nigerians, Other Africans In Libya

I am horrified at news reports and video footage showing African migrants in Libya reportedly being sold as slaves. I urge every nation to adopt and apply the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and its protocol on trafficking in persons and I urge the international community to unite in fighting this scourge.

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  • As N Korea Fires Missile, Trump Brings Up
As N Korea Fires Missile, Trump Brings Up "Little Rocket Man" Again

ICBMs can have up to three rocket stages. "The tank crew is the building block for that". The United States, which has 28,500 troops in South Korea as a legacy of the 1950-53 Korean War, denies any such intention. The North Korean missile test yesterday is a straight out challenge to America. Pyongyang has claimed it is a fully-fledged nucl...

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  • Star Wars Battlefront II Official Launch: EA stops Microtransactions
Star Wars Battlefront II Official Launch: EA stops Microtransactions

We played a little bit of it, insulted each other, drank club soda (for some reason) and then murdered each other. The silence after the drama has allowed EA time to decide how they will re-implement the microtransactions , allowed analysts to begin releasing their opinions on the situation , and given room for Lucasfilm to release a statem...

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  • North Koreans fire at soldier trying to defect to South — Seoul
North Koreans fire at soldier trying to defect to South — Seoul

Seo said it is unclear how long it will take for the soldier to recover, adding that doctors say they will decide in two to three days if he requires another operation. "The military is maintaining a full readiness", the Joint Chiefs of Staff statement said. Two American soldiers also were killed in the DMZ by ax-wielding North Korean soldiers ...

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  • Hundreds Will Die Within a Week to Saudi Blockade — Yemen Doctors
Hundreds Will Die Within a Week to Saudi Blockade — Yemen Doctors

After Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman launched a crackdown on former government ministers, prominent businessmen and members of the royal family accused wrongdoing are being held captive as part of a wide-ranging anti-corruption campaign.

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  • Michael Barone: 2016 Is Looking Like The New Normal
Michael Barone: 2016 Is Looking Like The New Normal

The ads were disgraceful: Gillespie's "Kill, Rape, Control" ad falsely warning that "Northam cast the deciding vote in favor of sanctuary cities" and, therefore, the MS-13 gang. But the value of that demographic diversity will be undermined if the new lawmakers think and vote in lockstep with party orthodoxy. Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Wash., said at t...

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  • Rouhani urges Saudi Arabia to stop
Rouhani urges Saudi Arabia to stop "hostilities" towards Iran

But Trump instead criticized Qatar for alleged financing of extremist groups and praised the Saudis for making attempts to halt extremist financing. "I want them to strongly consider the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) or NASDAQ, or frankly anybody else located in this country", Trump said.

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  • PM Narendra Modi among world leaders to condemn incident — Manhattan terror attack
PM Narendra Modi among world leaders to condemn incident — Manhattan terror attack

A police officer on patrol confronted him with his own weapon and fired, striking him in the abdomen. Earlier, law enforcement sources told local media that the incident is being investigated as a terrorist attack. Barriers had been placed around soft targets across the Big Apple, including Times Square. As passersby looked on in horror, the driver...

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  • NYPD says one person in custody after reported of gunfire in Manhattan
NYPD says one person in custody after reported of gunfire in Manhattan

A box truck driver zoomed the wrong way down a bicycle path, mowing down several people, sources say. "A person hopped out of the car with two guns and started yelling and screaming", said a 12-year-old student who had just left a nearby school.

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  • Madrid might totally take over Catalonia as crisis over independence referendum deepens
Madrid might totally take over Catalonia as crisis over independence referendum deepens

He also announced the suspension of the top officials of Catalonia's regional police, and the appointment of administrators in the region. It's hard to predict what will happen next, but the next phase of the crisis is likely to take place not in a parliament but on the streets.

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  • Raqqa è stata liberata
Raqqa è stata liberata

La conferma della notizia è arrivata anche poco più tardi dalle forze alleate di. Lo stadio e l'ospedale Nazionale , le ultime due roccaforti cittadine dell'Isis a Raqqa , sono state conquistate oggi e all'interno del campo da gioco è stata piantata una bandiera della milizia curda.

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  • Catalogne: des indépendantistes en plein doute
Catalogne: des indépendantistes en plein doute

Elle l'autorise à déclarer l'indépendance en cas de victoire du oui. La réalité les a semble-t-il rattrapés. Mais les séparatistes encouragent M. Puigdemont à persévérer, avec une grande manifestation prévue aux abords du Parlement. Sans surprise, Paris a rappelé son soutien à l'unité de l'Espagne. On évoque une déclaration sur l'indépendance, qu...

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  • Heure, chaîne et streaming du match (7 octobre) — France vs Bulgarie
Heure, chaîne et streaming du match (7 octobre) — France vs Bulgarie

Il fallait donc que les Français s'imposent en Bulgarie pour reprendre leur fauteuil de leader. Mais, malgré une large domination des vice-champions d'Europe, il les avait tenus en échec 0-0 en ouverture de ces éliminatoires, grâce notamment à un gardien en état de grâce, Andrei Gorbunov.

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  • The Chilling Note Found Inside Las Vegas Shooter's Room
The Chilling Note Found Inside Las Vegas Shooter's Room

Festival-goers quickly identified the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino as the source of the shots. What officers have found is that Paddock planned his attack meticulously. Paddock also had in his car thousands of rounds of ammunition he never fired, along with explosive material. "Jet fuel is treated kerosene and is not classified as a flammable li...

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  • Matuidi sauve les Bleus en Bulgarie — Équipe de France
Matuidi sauve les Bleus en Bulgarie — Équipe de France

Finalement, alors que seuls les deux premiers sont qualifiés, les Bleus terminent 3e, à un point de l'Ecosse. "On a un problème d'arrière- gauche, concède Bixente Lizarazu, avec un Benjamin Mendy blessé, Laywin Kurzawa qui s'est blessé pendant le stage ".

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  • Inside Las Vegas Shooter's Mandalay Bay Suite — NEW VIDEO
Inside Las Vegas Shooter's Mandalay Bay Suite — NEW VIDEO

It wasn't until the third line - "Some days I'd rather be a no show" - that Aldean realized something frightening was happening. Witnesses described what followed as "nonstop gunfire" that sent people fleeing for their lives. When asked, Mr Trump declined to call the attack domestic terrorism. "Now you've got a situation where you could have so...

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  • Indépendance de la Catalogne: Puigdemont repousse son annonce
Indépendance de la Catalogne: Puigdemont repousse son annonce

Il a confirmé avoir reçu plusieurs propositions de médiation et il a déclaré aussi que dans les prochains jours, les Catalans montreront de nouveau " la meilleure face des institutions de la Catalogne à l'heure d'appliquer les résultats du référendum ".

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  • Police still looking for 'clear motive' in Las Vegas terrorist attack
Police still looking for 'clear motive' in Las Vegas terrorist attack

Two months ago, the gunman behind Sunday's horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas , booked a room at a Chicago hotel that overlooked the venue for Lollapalooza . It is believed that they are owned by Swissport, the company tasked with leading fuelling operations for Las Vegas' McCarran international airport.

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  • Marilou Danley Releases First Official Statement on Las Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock
Marilou Danley Releases First Official Statement on Las Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock

The Federal Bureau of Investigation met her plane from Manila at Los Angeles International Airport and took her away for questioning, said two U.S. officials briefed on the case. In 2016, when Micah Xavier Johnson shot at police officers in Dallas, Texas, killing five and injuring nine others, Black Lives Matter was blamed - though he had no known ...

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  • Las Vegas Shooter's Girlfriend Marilou Danley Speaks Out After Deadly Attack
Las Vegas Shooter's Girlfriend Marilou Danley Speaks Out After Deadly Attack

He was meticulous, arranging a 23-gun arsenal - some guns fully and illegally automatic - in his room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. Paddock had smashed two of his suite's windows, positioning himself above the crowd of 22,000 at the Route 91 Harvest Festival and opened fire just after 10pm local time.

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  • Shooter's girlfriend returns to US, reports say — Las Vegas shooting
Shooter's girlfriend returns to US, reports say — Las Vegas shooting

He previously lived in another Mesquite - the Dallas suburb of Mesquite, Texas - from 2004 to 2012, according to Mesquite, Texas, police Lt. Brian Parrish. "They're learning a lot more", Trump said of the investigation. Ms Danley's brother, Reynaldo Bustos, said he contacted her not long after the shooting.

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  • Inside Stephen Paddock's sniper's lair — Las Vegas shooting
Inside Stephen Paddock's sniper's lair — Las Vegas shooting

He apparently had set up a security perimetre behind him while firing round after round into the crowd below - another indication of the level of preparation he put into the attack. Stephen Paddock had no criminal history in Nevada, police say. According to The Telegraph, none of his legally-owned guns believed to have been used in the shooting.

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  • Las Vegas Concert Shooting Suspect Identified as Stephen Paddock, 64
Las Vegas Concert Shooting Suspect Identified as Stephen Paddock, 64

Las Vegas Undersheriff Kevin McMahill said: 'All of the checks that we have been able to do other than a routine traffic violation here in Nevada and nationwide working with our local FBI partners have been able to find no derogatory history on that individual.

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  • Les femmes autorisées à conduire pour la première fois — Arabie Saoudite
Les femmes autorisées à conduire pour la première fois — Arabie Saoudite

Erick Bonnier). Concrètement, l'interdiction de conduire freine cette intégration. " L'Arabie saoudite ne sera plus jamais la même!" Malgré les efforts de la monarchie saoudienne , toutes ces restrictions demeurent profondément ancrées dans cette société ultraconservatrice.

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  • How Germany's election shake-up could change its economy
How Germany's election shake-up could change its economy

Difficulties lie ahead for the chancellor, the most immediate being forming a government. The euro has held its ground against the British pound recently, despite news and comments suggesting a Bank of England (BOE) rate hike will come in 2018.

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  • Erdogan veut sanctionner les kurdes d'Irak — Frontières et pétrole
Erdogan veut sanctionner les kurdes d'Irak — Frontières et pétrole

La Turquie peut donc fermer l'oléoduc qui relie l'Irak à Ceyhan, où les dépôts de brut construits dans les années 1980 ont appartenu à Bagdad avant que le gouvernement autonome kurde ne mette la main dessus en 2014. " Le contentieux ne concerne pas seulement la gouvernance de la ville, mais ce qui se passera pour les milliers de résidents arabes et...

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  • Allemagne : Merkel vers un 4ème mandat, score historique pour la droite dure
Allemagne : Merkel vers un 4ème mandat, score historique pour la droite dure

Plusieurs centaines d'opposants à l'AfD se sont rassemblés en début de soirée devant le QG de campagne du parti, à Berlin. Née en 2013, l'Alternative pour l'Allemagne est déjà présente dans 13 des 16 parlements régionaux allemands et au Parlement européen mais l'élection de députés AfD au Bundestag constitue un tournant dans l'histoire allema...

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  • Au moins 15 morts à la Dominique — Ouragan Maria
Au moins 15 morts à la Dominique — Ouragan Maria

Un homme de 45 ans est mort noyé sur la commune de Limbé, dans le département du Nord, alors qu'il tentait de traverser une rivière en crue. Les vents ont soufflé jusqu'à 200 km/h sur l'est et le nord de Porto Rico ainsi que sur les iles Vierges américaines.

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  • France: Décès de Liliane Bettencourt, héritière de l'Oréal
France: Décès de Liliane Bettencourt, héritière de l'Oréal

D'après le classement 2017 du magazine américain Forbes , sa fortune personnelle était estimée à 39,5 milliards de dollars, soit 33 milliards d'euros. Elle en reste la première actionnaire, et participe à la prise de décision stratégique. À l'âge de 15 ans, la future совладелица L'Oréal a commencé à travailler dans l'entreprise en tant que stagi...

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  • Virgin Mobile debuts the next generation Apple iPhone 8
Virgin Mobile debuts the next generation Apple iPhone 8

He said he was surprised and that it was a "heart attack moment" for him. Like with the iPhone 7, one of the biggest considerations here is size. Jefferson Wang, a senior partner at IBB Consulting, cites another reason for the higher price on the iPhone X - material shortages.

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