Trump Backtracks on Claim It Wasn't Russia Meddling in Election

I will say this: "I don't see any reason why it would be". As many in the United States deride President Donald Trump's performance at the Helsinki summit with Kremlin leader Vladimir Putin , Russians are praising the meeting as a substantial victory.

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  • Writer ejected from Trump-Putin summit insists he wasn't protesting
Writer ejected from Trump-Putin summit insists he wasn't protesting

The world's two disrupters-in-chief started the day trying to out-disrupt each other - President Putin's opening gambit, arriving an hour late, leaving President Trump twiddling his famously small thumbs. Several dozen Trump supporters, many waving American flags and sporting "Make America Great Again" caps, cheered Trump near his waterfront hotel ...

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  • Rescued Thai Soccer Players Speak From Their Hospital Beds
Rescued Thai Soccer Players Speak From Their Hospital Beds

Health officials say the boys recovered from their ordeal quickly and all are expected to leave hospital on Thursday. Dr Harris gave the boys anti-anxiety medication so they would relax during the long journey out of the cave. "I want pork knuckle rice, said 13-year-old Duangpetch Promtep". Some of the rescued soccer team members get emotion...

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  • Trump brands Russian Federation a 'foe' ahead of Putin summit
Trump brands Russian Federation a 'foe' ahead of Putin summit

And I heard that they were trying, or people were trying, to hack into the RNC too. Trump also named Russian Federation and China as foes of the U.S. Aides have argued to Trump that the chances of substantive progress on a host of thorny issues, including Syria and Ukraine, are slim. Trump questioned why Barack Obama had not acted on claims of ...

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  • Video shows cops flipping coin to decide whether to arrest woman
Video shows cops flipping coin to decide whether to arrest woman

Webb was arrested on charges of speeding, reckless driving, and driving too fast for the conditions, police records show. Despite the fact it came up tails. "I approached the vehicle, announced myself as a city of Roswell police officer, and asked the driver is she knew how fast she was going", an officer said in the Roswell Police Department incid...

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  • Trump says Obama failed to stop Russian hacking in 2016 election
Trump says Obama failed to stop Russian hacking in 2016 election

Furthermore, the operation was consequential. By tracing control of email and social media accounts and a tool for remote internet connections, the 29-page indictment document for the first time showed that the same group of Russians leased servers, targeted Democratic officials with phishing tricks aimed at capturing their online credentials...

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  • Helsinki protest focuses on rights before Trump-Putin summit
Helsinki protest focuses on rights before Trump-Putin summit

Intentionally or not, Trump's remarks amount to an admission Putin will come to Helsinki with a hard line on issues ranging from Ukraine to Syria to his government's campaign to upend the last US presidential election. This is a common refrain from Trump, who has called for better relations with Russian Federation since he was a candidate. In...

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  • New Orleans zoo closed after jaguar escapes, kills six animals
New Orleans zoo closed after jaguar escapes, kills six animals

Jaguars at the zoo are kept in a glass-fronted exhibit within " Jaguar Jungle ", which houses other animals including the alpaca enclosure. The zoo announced it was closed Saturday and would reopen Sunday. The animals it pounced on were unable to escape their own enclosures. 'Today is a hard day for the Audubon family'. "This is by far the bigges...

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  • Widow of Thai cave diver’s message for the Wild Boars soccer team
Widow of Thai cave diver’s message for the Wild Boars soccer team

A handout photo made available by the Thai government public relations department (PRD) on July 11, 2018 shows the first pictures of the boys from a youth soccer team as they are treated at the hospital in Chiang Rai. "They thought they'd only be an hour", Banpot Korncam, father of the 13-year-old captain of the "Wild Boars" team, told media. Fou...

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  • Kim seeks
Kim seeks "new future" in ties with USA in letter to Trump

President", hailing the summit as the "start of a meaningful journey" toward warmer relations between the US and North Korea . He also says that bilateral trust should be "further strengthened in the future process of taking practical actions".

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  • Trumps, May, attend gala at UK's Blenheim Palace
Trumps, May, attend gala at UK's Blenheim Palace

Trump said May "didn't listen" to his views on how she should negotiate Brexit , but that was "fine". "There is no stronger alliance than that of our special relationship with the U.S. She added that more than a million Americans work for British firms. "When we leave the European Union we will begin to chart a new course for Britain in the...

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  • Trump Responds To New Mueller Indictments
Trump Responds To New Mueller Indictments

The White House said the release of the charges would not affect the summit. Nielsen told the state officials, who are responsible for administering elections, there is no indications that Russian Federation is targeting upcoming midterms on the same scale as the 2016 presidential elections, but warned the malicious activity is continuing.

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  • Trump will absolutely ask Putin about US election meddling
Trump will absolutely ask Putin about US election meddling

Britain and the United States have agreed that Russian Federation should be engaged with "strength and unity", Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday after meeting US President Donald Trump . Despite that, Stoltenberg had been forced to call an extraordinary session of all 29 allies to discuss Trump's demands, in what officials said was one...

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  • Man Who Berated Woman In Puerto Rico Shirt Charged With Hate Crime
Man Who Berated Woman In Puerto Rico Shirt Charged With Hate Crime

Because of the Puerto Rican flag shirt Irizarry is wearing, the man in the video asks if she is a USA citizen and says "you're not going to change us, you know that?" and "the world is not going to change the United States of America". Finally an uninvolved bystander, who had been watching the scene unfold, called for more police. Irizarry post...

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  • Russian Federation dismisses indictment as attempt to
Russian Federation dismisses indictment as attempt to "spoil" Trump-Putin meeting

Rod Rosenstein , the deputy attorney general, on Friday announced new charges stemming from the ongoing Department of Justice investigation led by Muller, into Russian interference during the 2016 presidential election. "The Russian state has never interfered and has no intention of interfering in the U.S. elections", Mr Putin's foreign affairs a...

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  • Mueller Court Doc Says Manafort Is Getting 'VIP' Treatment In Jail
Mueller Court Doc Says Manafort Is Getting 'VIP' Treatment In Jail

Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller alleges Manafort led a "lavish lifestyle" in the United States off of "hidden wealth" stashed in foreign countries - without paying USA taxes. In a Washington, D.C., court filing in which he described his jailing, Manafort had said he is kept in solitary confinement 23 hours a day. They pointed out that he has ...

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  • Trump tweets 'very nice note' from Kim Jong Un
Trump tweets 'very nice note' from Kim Jong Un

Mr. Pompeo denied that the talks went poorly, telling pool reporters that progress was made "in every element of our discussions". The secretary of state did not meet Kim as he had on his previous two trips to Pyongyang this year, and after his departure, the North's foreign ministry accused the USA of making "gangster-like" demands that it unila...

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  • Donald Trump 'fine' with protests as United Kingdom visit begins
Donald Trump 'fine' with protests as United Kingdom visit begins

Asked about his views on the UK's plans for Brexit , Mr Trump made it clear he believed Mrs May was not delivering Brexit, although insisted that it was not up to him to tell Britain what to do. Khan gave protesters permission to fly the 20-foot-tall balloon, depicting Trump as an angry baby in a diaper. Yet according to David Wemer of the ...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation agent says his 'blunt' criticism of Trump never impacted his work
Federal Bureau of Investigation agent says his 'blunt' criticism of Trump never impacted his work

That led to today's hearing, called by the House Judiciary and Oversight Committee, in which several Federal Bureau of Investigation agents were questioned regarding their conduct. Strzok repeatedly refused to answer, citing the FBI's counsel's instructions not to answer questions related to the special counsel investigation. "Agent Strzok had Don...

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  • White House announces additional $200B in tariffs targeting China
White House announces additional $200B in tariffs targeting China

President Donald Trump has threatened to tax as much as $550 billion in Chinese products - an amount that exceeds America's total imports from China a year ago. Robert Holleyman, the USA official in charge of trade with Asia during former president Barack Obama's second term, described the tariffs as "tax hikes on US imports".

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