Trump in Scotland for golf, quiet after dramatic week on world stage

Protests in Scotland as Trump’s UK visit continuesJul.14.201802:24Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.EDINBURGH, Scotland — After a tumultuous few days on the world stage, President Donald Trump is set to spend the weekend out of the spotlight.Trump arrived in Scotland late Friday night … Read more

The timing, the proof, the details: Takeaways from Mueller’s new indictments

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump Doral golf course on July 27, 2016, in Doral, Florida.Evan Vucci / AP fileBreaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.1. The timingWe knew this was coming, but the timing — on the … Read more

U.S. refuses European requests for exemptions from its new sanctions on Iran

A woman walks past a mural on the wall of the former U.S. embassy in Tehran, Iran, on May 8, 2018.Atta Kenare / AFP – Getty ImagesBreaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.WASHINGTON — The United States has rejected an appeal from Britain, France … Read more

Serena Williams is the greatest athlete of all time. And Wimbledon proves it.

There was a point during Serena Williams’ quarterfinal match against Camila Giorgi on July 10 where it looked like Williams’ run towards a possible eighth title at Wimbledon and a 24th Grand Slam championship overall was truly in jeopardy.Giorgi, playing very high-level tennis, had taken the first set and appeared to be the better player … Read more

The Rock isn’t running for president. But he’s a king of the Chinese box office

Dwayne Johnson takes a selfie with fans during a red carpet event promoting his film “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” in Beijing on Jan. 4, 2018.Jason Lee / Reuters filesBreaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.Hollywood plays by new rules. If a studio wants … Read more

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