Newly elected United States congressman Greg Gianforte apologises for assaulting Guardian reporter

Democrats have held the governorship in Montana since 2005, and one of the state's two US Senate seats since 2007. Gianforte is scheduled to appear in county court sometime before 7 June - the charge carries a maximum fine of $500 or a prison ter... More..

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Proposed laptop ban on flights may expand

In March, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) enacted a restriction on laptops and other large electronics on flights originating from nine Middle Eastern airports, a ruling that affected some 10 Midd...More..

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Trump on Kushner: 'I have total confidence in him'

Notice he said nothing about Jared , though. Speaking on Sunday's news shows, Kelly said he didn't know whether the reports by The Associated Press and other news outlets involving Kushner , who is Pres...More..

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Applause, protests greet Pence at Notre Dame commencement

A commencement speech Pence gave Saturday at Grove City College in Grove City, Pennsylvania, was also met with peaceful protestors as some students grappled with the university's decision to invite some...More..

Suspect in custody after several die in Mississippi shooting
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Suspect in custody after several die in Mississippi shooting

The president unleashed his apparent frustration as he faces a slew of challenges upon returning home from his nine-day trip to Europe and the Middle East. President Trump also declined to endorse the Paris cl...More..

French President Macron Brags About Trump handshake, 'Not Innocent'
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

French President Macron Brags About Trump handshake, 'Not Innocent'

The text urges Internet providers and social media companies to more actively fight extremism, an issue widely promoted by Macron during his presidential campaign. In April, Trump invited Phillipino madman Rod...More..

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by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Donald Trump handshake a "moment of truth" says Emmanuel Macron

Trump is left to awkwardly smile until Macron has finished greeting the other politicians. Trump's aversion to hand-shaking seemed to lessen over the course of the USA presidential campaign. In preparations f...More..

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UK police arrest another suspect as Manchester attack investigation continues

City officials declined to cancel planned weekend festivities in the wake of Monday's bombing . "One of the boys who is thought to have been arrested changed his Facebook profile picture to include the messa...More..

Man Charged in Double Stabbing in Clinton
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Man Charged in Double Stabbing in Clinton

The stabbing victims were treated and taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital for treatment of their injuries, which were described as serious but not considered life-threatening. The female passenger in Magaraci's ...More..

As Kushner-Russia connection plot thickens, Trump hits out at 'fake news'
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

As Kushner-Russia connection plot thickens, Trump hits out at 'fake news'

Despite some news reports while he was gone that aides have tried to limit Mr. Trump's time on social media, @realDonaldTrump was doing more than just highlighting White House talking points, as he issued a ...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Kidnapping in Bridgeport leads to Wallingford

The man was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The woman was later able to get free from her captors in Wallingford, but investigators weren't immediately sure if the woman escaped or if ...More..

Police Shoot And Kill Suspect Driving Stolen Car In Vacaville
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Police Shoot And Kill Suspect Driving Stolen Car In Vacaville

When two other officers arrived, they turned on lights and sirens but the driver of the Accord would not pull over, police said. The auto took the Leisure Town Road offramp and then turned onto Orange Drive. Ac...More..

Macron's white-knuckle handshake with Trump 'wasn't innocent'
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Macron's white-knuckle handshake with Trump 'wasn't innocent'

Macron and Trump met earlier this week during the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels , Belgium and the G7 meeting in Taormina, Italy . The lunch ended up running more than a half hour longe...More..

Fake Media prevent Americans from hearing real story: DonaldTrump
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Fake Media prevent Americans from hearing real story: DonaldTrump

Trump aides are also reportedly working to create a special communications team within the White House to separate the Russian Federation investigations and related scandals from the administration's day-to-d...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Muslims thankful for support after deadly Portland attack

A man confronted the girls as they were on a MAX train and began telling them that Muslims should die, she said. President Donald Trump on Monday condemned the fatal stabbing of the good Samaritans who ca...More..

Manchester attack probe nets another arrest, 14 now in custody
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Manchester attack probe nets another arrest, 14 now in custody

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said the review was the "right first step" for the intelligence agency to take in the wake of the May 22 bombing that killed 22 people and injured dozens more at a pop concert by USA s...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

G7 Summit ends without United States joining consensus on climate change

Under Trump , who once called climate change a "hoax" perpetrated by China and wants to boost the USA coal industry, Washington has resisted intense pressure from its partners to commit to respecting the glo...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Merkel warns against "simple answers" after Trump meetings

Before today's cable and broadcast network Sunday political talk shows aired, German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced in a speech that President Donald Trump's visit to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisat...More..

Portland shocked by double stabbing
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Portland shocked by double stabbing

Her stepmother, Angel Sauls, said the attack had been particularly hard on their family because Sauls is black and Coco and her father are white - the kind of diversity valued in Portland but targeted by Fr...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Theresa May will confront Donald Trump over US Manchester leaks

Two more persons, a man and a woman, have been arrested in connection with the Manchester bombing attack in Britain, media reports said . Britain's National Police Chiefs' Council said "the unauth...More..

Former CIA chief raised Russian Federation hack alarm
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Former CIA chief raised Russian Federation hack alarm

In its report , the New York Times said some Russians boasted about how well they knew Flynn, who was subsequently named Trump's national security adviser before being dismissed less than a month after the ...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Trump slams North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies for dodging dues

But while Trump appears to have avoided any serious errors in following local customs during his travels, he has come under scrutiny for sometimes awkward or forceful body language that could send mixed message...More..

USA backs call for fight against protectionism in G-7 communique
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

USA backs call for fight against protectionism in G-7 communique

On trade it took until 3 a.m. for negotiators to agree on a form of language that would allow each side to walk away believing the text reflected their view of what "fair" trade is, keeping a reference to fight...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Teen targeted in deadly hate crime attack in Portland breaks her silence

Online funding pages have emerged for the families of the two slain men, the injured man and the girls who survived the attack. "The violent attacks in Portland on Friday are unacceptable. He actually just re...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

16th person arrested in Manchester bombing

Britain's intelligence services have launched an inquiry into how warnings about 22-year-old Salman Abedi's radical views were handled. Authorities detained a 23-year-old in the southern coastal town of Sho...More..

UK Police Arrest Eleventh Suspect of Manchester Terror Attack
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

UK Police Arrest Eleventh Suspect of Manchester Terror Attack

A Muslim community worker, who did not want to be identified, has told the BBC that two people , who knew Abedi at college, made separate calls to a hotline to warn the police about his extremist views. "It's ...More..

Memorial To Honor Two Heroes In Portland
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Memorial To Honor Two Heroes In Portland

According to police, Jeremy Joseph Christian stabbed three passengers after they tried to defend two young women, one of which was wearing a hijab, at whom the suspect was yelling racial abuse. A train remai...More..

Suspect in mass shooting confesses
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Suspect in mass shooting confesses

A witness tells The Associated Press that he had been arguing with his estranged wife about their children when he opened fire inside his in-laws' home after the sheriff's deputy arrived. Officials did not sa...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Supreme Court Says Lawmakers Discriminated Against Black Voters In North Carolina

A three-judge federal court had previously struck down the two districts. And this opinion may have implications for other North Carolina cases working their way through the courts. Pushing more Democrats...More..

Trump quickly finds voice on Twitter after returning from foreign trip
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Trump quickly finds voice on Twitter after returning from foreign trip

McMaster said that so-called "back-channeling" was normal. As the FBI continues an investigation of Trump's top associates and as he reportedly considers a White House staff shake-up, the president's at...More..