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by | June 14, 2018 | 19:10

The charity's directors, President Trump , Donald Trump , Jr., Ivanka Trump and Eric Trump were sued in their individual capacity, putting them personally on the hook for the repayment of funds. The suit also alleges that the Trump charity raised in excess of $2.8m "in a manner created to influence the 2016 presidential election at the direction and under the control of senior leadership of the Trump presidential campaign".

by | June 14, 2018 | 18:52

But following a debriefing with Kang Kyung-wha, the South Korean foreign minister, and Taro Kono, her Japanese counterpart, Mr Pompeo told reporters that President Trump had been very clear with Kim that sanctions would only be addressed after "complete denuclearisation".

by | June 14, 2018 | 18:25

As the fighting continues, the Saudi led-coalition unveiled a "multi-faceted plan" to protect civilians in Hodeidah, which allegedly includes aid shipments from Saudi Arabia's southern city of Jizan and the UAE's capital, Abu Dhabi, AP reported .

by | June 14, 2018 | 17:07

The Canadian prime minister has been under attack from various members of the Trump administration since his remarks at the G7. Trump said at a news conference on Tuesday in Singapore, after he met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, that Trudeau had "learned" from the experience.

by | June 14, 2018 | 16:27

Trump decided not to send cabinet-level officials to the opening ceremony to avoid further antagonising Beijing amid other tensions over trade and China's claims to much of the South China Sea, sources with ties to the U.S. relations and destabilize the Taiwan Strait. The West African state of Burkina Faso said it was severing ties with Taiwan last month, following similar moves from the Dominican Republic, Sao Tome and Principe and Panama.

by | June 14, 2018 | 16:06

Spain has offered to take in a rescue ship carrying more than 600 migrants after Italy and Malta refused . Aid group SOS Mediterraneee said the passengers on its ship, the Aquarius , included 400 people who were picked up by the Italian navy, that country's coast guard and private cargo ships and transferred.

by | June 14, 2018 | 15:59

Mr Macron had suggested Italy's new leadership was attempting to make a high-profile break with previous governments in refusing to take in the ship, instead of dealing with underlying issues such as development and security in the migrants' home countries.

by | June 14, 2018 | 14:02

The resolution calls on U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres to propose an "international protection mechanism" for the Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank. " Is that a crime to ask for? ". It deplored the use of indiscriminate force by Israeli forces against Palestinian civilians in the Gaza Strip, and the use of live ammunition against civilian protesters, including children, as well as medical personnel and journalists .

by | June 14, 2018 | 13:51

The Shawwal moon-sighting committee will gather today. . The beginning of Eid Al Fitr in the UAE will be announced tonight after the moon-sighting committee convenes at the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department. Banks, insurance companies and financial institutions governed by Qatar Central Bank will have their Eid al-Fitr holidays on June 17, 18 and 19. Eid al-Fitr lasts three days and is also known as the "Breaking of the fast" following Ramadan .

by | June 14, 2018 | 10:42

We are working with very largely numbers of Yemeni organizations and individuals". Wam quoted the governor of Al Hodeidah, Al Hassan Ali Taher, as saying: "Intensified preparations are under way, including [the movement] of heavy artillery and troops to push Houthis out of the city".

by | June 14, 2018 | 10:05

But he added: "Major disarmament". Despite the lack of detail, or binding terms in the joint statement agreed with Kim - which has alarmed a majority of observers of the nuclear standoff - Trump struck a resolutely bullish tone. Will Trump demand the same standard in his negotiations with the North Koreans, insisting that Pyongyang offer inspectors historically invasive access to its military facilities? North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hasn't given up a single nuclear weapon, but that ...

by | June 14, 2018 | 07:03

The two men met in a carefully choreographed summit at a Singapore hotel that featured flags, red carpeting and a 13-second handshake before the cameras. "In the micro sense, it's about the families whose loved ones fought and died and have remained in North Korea". Some experts have criticized proposals for a step-by-step approach as a mere ploy by Pyongyang to win concessions while delaying disarmament.

by | June 14, 2018 | 05:46

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is also in Singapore , said in a tweet that Washington was "committed to the complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula". It is an extraordinary turnaround from the rhetoric of previous year, when Trump threatened the North with "fire and fury" and Kim dubbed him a "mentally deranged U.S.

by | June 14, 2018 | 05:36

Trudeau himself was nowhere to be seen Monday, taking a break after hosting the tense, three-day summit, to which Trump arrived late, left early and then upended with a Twitter tirade from Air Force One. He had other things, bigger things on his plate in Singapore, he said. During an appearance on " Newsmax Now ", Reagan addressed Navarro's comment in which he said, "There's a special place in hell for any foreign leader that engages in bad faith diplomacy with President Donald J.

by | June 14, 2018 | 04:50

Few people expect Kim to commit to what some Trump administration officials call "CVID:" Complete, verifiable, and irreversible dismantlement of nuclear weapons programs - certainly not at this meeting, and perhaps not ever. Kim landed about 3:30 p.m. and appeared relaxed in the swarm of cameras and glad-handing Singapore government officials at the airport. The two leaders have had an extraordinary up-and-down relationship over the past 18 months.

by | June 14, 2018 | 04:22

A working lunch is also scheduled for 11.30am with Kim due to leave Singapore at 2pm. The first-ever meeting between a U.S. president and a North Korean leader was to kick off at 9 a.m. On May 10, Trump announced that he would meet Kim on June 12 in Singapore . "If they don't denuclearise, that will not be acceptable". Throughout the day, Trump and Kim's body language was openly friendly, a striking warmth given Kim's iron grip on power and dismal record on human rights.

by | June 14, 2018 | 02:36

Shares in ZTE fell 42 percent in Hong Kong on Tuesday, their first trading day after it agreed to the deal, in which it pays a $1 billion penalty to the USA government and replaces its top managers. China telecom giant ZTE got back into business Wednesday after a two-month suspicion, instantly plunging 39% during Hong Kong morning trade. Its Shenzhen shares fell by their 10 per cent limit to 28.18 yuan after it confirmed details of the agreement publicized by the USA government on Monday.

by | June 13, 2018 | 22:40

In northernmost parts of California , rebellious souls have been flirting since 1941 with the idea of their own state called "Jefferson" which would mesh with the southern counties of Oregon. "Californians deserve a better future". An exterior of the state capitol is shown on January 5, 2006 in Sacramento , California . "This measure would cost taxpayers billions of dollars to pay for the massive transactional costs of breaking up the state, whether it be universities, parks, or ...

by | June 13, 2018 | 22:23

Michael Cohen , U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, is searching for a new legal team to represent him in an FBI investigation of his business dealings. Cohen has found a new lawyer, but the name of Cohen's new lawyer was not yet known. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY is investigating Cohen for various possible crimes, including potential bank fraud and campaign finance violations.

by | June 13, 2018 | 21:29

They believe that if there is no Brexit deal by the end of November, the government must clear its next course of action with MPs. The Government's compromise is that a minister would come to the House within 28 days of a deal being rejected to tell MPs what will happen next, but an amendment tabled by former attorney general Dominic Grieve would insist on a binding Commons motion.

by | June 13, 2018 | 20:13

The Richland Republican finished first with a strong showing in Tuesday's primary but fell short of the 50-percent-plus one majority needed to clinch the GOP nomination outright. Trump, saddled with low approval ratings, has emerged as a focal point in several races around the country. Tarkanian, who lost the 3rd Congressional District to Rosen in 2016, plunged back into that race and raised four times as much money as his closest challenger.

by | June 13, 2018 | 19:35

He had said there was a "special place in hell" for Mr Trudeau for going against US President Donald Trump . At a news conference after his meeting with Mr Kim, the President said the Canadian leader must not have realised that Mr Trump had televisions on Air Force One, allowing him to monitor Mr Trudeau's news conference at the end of the G7 summit.

by | June 13, 2018 | 14:37

The critter was first spotted at the Town Square building, huddled in a nook above the sidewalk. A day later, building maintenance personnel tried to rescue the animal by rigging up a 20-foot-length of lumber by screwing two-by-fours together.

by | June 13, 2018 | 13:50

A helicopter of Japan's Self-Defense Forces rescued the pilot, who had ejected before his aircraft crashed in the sea about 120 kilometers south of the prefectural capital of Naha. It is the 12th United States military aircraft crash so far this year. "I want to firmly demand safe flights", he said adding that he has asked the USA military to implement safety management thoroughly and take measures to prevent a recurrence.

by | June 13, 2018 | 13:06

Macedonia was previously only recognized by organizations such as the United Nations by the name Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia . Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev addresses the media at the government offices in Skopje, Macedonia on June 12, 2018.