White House: Trump-Putin summit ‘is on’ after hacking indictment

White House: Trump-Putin summit ‘is on’ after hacking indictment Reuters Image caption The leaders will reportedly discuss US-Russia relations and national security issues on Monday A summit between US President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin will go ahead as planned despite tension over Moscow’s alleged election meddling, the White House says.The pair will … Read more

Dozens hurt as Ryanair flight loses cabin pressure

Europe Europe Dozens hurt as Ryanair flight loses cabin pressure Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Ryanair plane descended 8,000m in seven minutes, observers say More than 30 Ryanair passengers, some bleeding from their ears, have received hospital treatment in Germany after their plane to Croatia lost cabin pressure, German police say.Flight FR7312 from Dublin … Read more

Huge iceberg threatens Greenland village

Europe Europe Huge iceberg threatens Greenland village Image copyright Reuters A huge iceberg has drifted close to a village in western Greenland, prompting a partial evacuation in case it splits and the resulting wave swamps homes.The iceberg is looming over houses on a promontory in the Innaarsuit village but is grounded and did not move … Read more

Eritrea’s Isaias Afwerki in historic Ethiopia visit

Eritrea’s Isaias Afwerki in historic Ethiopia visit Reuters Isaias Afwerki’s visit comes days after Eritrea and Ethiopia ended their “state of war” Eritrea’s President Isaias Afwerki is visiting Ethiopia for the first time since the start of the two countries’ border war in 1998.The visit aims to cement ties just days after the two neighbours … Read more

John Bolton back on the job, as Trump weighs Syria options

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.John Bolton listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House on Monday.Evan Vucci / APBreaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. … Read more

Iran on border, Trump’s ‘unpredictability’ creates nightmare scenario for Israel

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.News AnalysisTEL AVIV, Israel — Monday’s missile strikes targeting a Syrian air … Read more

Missouri Sen. McCaskill under threat from Trump-endorsed challenger

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks during the Senate Democrats news conference on tax reform in the Capitol on Nov. 28, 2017.Bill Clark / CQ Roll Call via Getty ImagesBreaking … Read more

Will Trump’s angry tweets on Syria precede U.S. missiles?

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.Syrian President Bashar al-Assad meets government troops in Eastern Ghouta on March 18.Syrian Presidency / via AFP – Getty Images fileBreaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. … Read more

Why Congress is running out of time ahead of the midterms

At some point in the next few months, House Speaker Paul Ryan’s primary focus this midterms year will have to shift from managing the House majority to preserving it.Shawn Thew / EPAWASHINGTON — Congress entered 2018 with ambitious tasks on its plate: an overhaul of the nation’s immigration system. Tax cuts. A sweeping infrastructure package. … Read more

Fox News Host Howard Kurtz Erupts at Associated Press Over ‘Dishonest’ Article

Fox News Fox News host Howard Kurtz tore into the Associated Press on Monday, blasting the news service for running a story that suggested he mistakenly aired an unflattering graphic about Fox News and then ordered it removed when he realized his error. “The Associated Press should be embarrassed by a story that utterly distorts … Read more