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Comey takes aim at Trump's credibility

The president also said, "Yesterday, James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said". Standing with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Article 5, uttering words he deliberately did not say when he spoke at NATO's gathering in Belgium last month.

Saudi Arabia warns banks against raising Qatar exposure

Trump's comments came after his top diplomat Rex Tillerson appealed to Saudi Arabia and its regional allies to ease their blockade of Qatar, saying it is hindering U.S. Only an hour later, Tillerson sat in the front row in the Rose Garden as Trump enthusiastically embraced the move by Saudi Arabia, Egypt and others to punish Qatar.

Malaysia Airlines flight turns back after bomb threat

Former AFL player Andrew Leoncelli says the man had a "boombox" the size of a watermelon before passengers tackled him and held him down. One video appears to show a man, who had been lying handcuffed on the floor of the plane, being removed.

UP trader, wife, son shot dead by robbers

The incident took place in Uttar Pradesh's posh Sitapur area, situated about 90 kilometres from Lucknow, the state capital. All three died on the spot, the police say. Reportedly, the residents of the locality alleged that when the crime was taking place, they sought help from two police constables but they refused, saying the area was not under their jurisdiction.

Returns To Dangerous Woman Tour After Manchester Attack — Ariana Grande Instagram

She cancelled shows she was due to give in London, Belgium, Germany, Poland and Switzerland, and returned to Florida, before coming back to Manchester on Sunday to headline an all-star benefit show for victims of the attack. The UK leg of Grande's Dangerous Woman tour continues on Friday in Lyon, France . At the end of the concert Grande performed "Over the Rainbow", a song she also played during her tribute concert on Monday, as a nod to Manchester.

'100 per cent' willing to testify over James Comey conversations: Donald Trump

At the same time , Trump reiterated statements made this morning in his Twitter account that the testimony provided yesterday by Comey in the Senate showed that there was no obstruction of justice or collusion between his team and Russian Federation in the 2016 elections .

Donald Tusk: 'No time to lose' in Brexit negotiations

Talks were supposed to start on June 19, but there are doubts now as to whether May will be able to begin them as planned. In her speech announcing the early elections , May had said , "It was with reluctance that I decided the country needs this election, but it is with strong conviction that I say it is necessary to secure the strong and stable leadership the country needs to see us through Brexit and beyond".

Iran rejects 'repugnant' White House condolences for Tehran attack

The assailants attacked the parliament buildings in the morning. More than a dozen people were killed and many more wounded during twin gun and suicide bomb attacks in Iran's capital. "The founder and the number one state sponsor of terror is thus trying the switch the place of murderer and the victim and portray the central banker of terrorism as a victim".

Shares muted after Comey testimony; pound drops in UK election

On Wall Street, attention was focused on Comey's testimony on his firing by President Donald Trump and links to the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election. The key outside markets on Thursday morning see the US dollar index firmer on a corrective and short covering rebound after hitting a six-month low Wednesday.

Trump tweets on Comey, declares 'total vindication'

Republican Senator Chuck Grassley said Comey's testimony "left many questions unanswered" and Grassley said it "even raised some new questions" about how Comey handled "politically-charged investigations". Standing with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Article 5, uttering words he deliberately did not say when he spoke at NATO's gathering in Belgium last month.

As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror

United States dangerously stoking tensions and a new arms race among Middle East neighbours, Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel says. "I want to thank Saudi Arabia and my friend King Salman and all of the countries who participated in that very historic summit".

Qatar dismisses terrorism list as 'baseless'

The small Gulf Arab state is a critical global supplier of gas and hosts the biggest USA military base in the Middle East. The UAE announced this week that anyone making social media posts symathetic to Qatar could result in between three and 15 years in jail.

James Comey is a leaker

The hearing unfolded amid intense political interest, and within a remarkable political context as Comey delivered detrimental testimony about the president who fired him, a president who won the election only after Comey damaged his opponent, Hillary Clinton , in the final days of the campaign.

Germany urges steps to defuse crisis in Gulf region

Six of the organizations are already considered militant groups in Bahrain . Trump initially took sides with the Saudi-led group before apparently being nudged into a more even-handed approach when USA defense officials renewed praise of Doha , mindful of the major US military base hosted by Qatar that serves, in part, as a launch-pad for strikes on Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

London attacker's mother says son radicalized in UK

The ringleader of the London Bridge terror gang tried to hire a 7.5 tonne lorry hours before the attack, police have revealed. A ceremony was arranged to pay tribute to victims of recent London attack. Forty-eight people were injured. Britain has been experiencing a number of violent attacks in the past few days. Butt was a father of two who worked at KFC.

Cutting off Qatar: Sunni Arab states make a puzzling move

The rift between Qatar and its Arab neighbors has plunged the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) into a diplomatic crisis. Trump also encouraged unity in the Gulf region with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud during a telephone call on Tuesday, the White House said.

Comey to Congress: President Trump told him "I need loyalty"

Comey told the Senate intelligence committee Thursday about several one-on-one interactions with the president, during which he said Trump pressed him to show "loyalty", to back off on the FBI investigation of his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, and to disclose that Trump himself was not under investigation.

'100 per cent' willing to testify over Comey conversations: Donald Trump

During more than two hours of testimony, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee he believed Trump had directed him in February to drop an FBI probe into the Republican president's former national security adviser Michael Flynn as part of the broader Russian Federation investigation.

Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress

Rep. Jim Himes , a member of the House Intelligence Committee , which is conducting its own investigation, said Comey's testimony showed Trump has "no sense of propriety or an understanding of the need for independence of law enforcement within the executive branch".

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Day-long curfew relaxed in Mandsaur, Pipliamandi

Another mob of farmers burnt a truck in Dewas district. Collector O P Srivastava said curfew was relaxed as no untoward incident was reported in the district. "But the administration in these BJP governed states fired bullets and attacked them with sticks", Mayawati alleged. "Everyone knows that after Sonia Gandhi, her son Rahul Gandhi will become the next Congress president".

Donald Trump calls James Comey 'leaker', declares 'total vindication'

Tom CottonTom CottonNew York Times responds to Comey's challenge of its story Comey rips media for "dead wrong" Russian Federation stories Live coverage: Comey testifies on Trump MORE about the veracity of the Times' article, Comey replied that "in the main, it was not true".

Trump speaks to Qatar's ruler amid Gulf crisis

The list is an opportunity for Qatar "to change direction away from petulance and escalation", after the list of Qatar-linked "terrorists and terror groups" was issued by Saudi Arabia, the UAE , Bahrain and Egypt, Anwar Gargash, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, said on his twitter account, Xinhua reported.

Trump election-fraud official running for Kansas governor

Sam Brownback's veto of a tax package that would raise $1.2 billion over the next two years - a rejection of Brownback's signature 2012 tax cuts. Before he was elected secretary of state in 2010, Kobach was an Overland Park city councilman and chairman of the Kansas Republican Party .

How Analysts Rated Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) Last Week?

S&P Research downgraded the shares of CVX in report on Tuesday, August 4 to "Hold" rating. Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company. Appleton Prtn Inc Ma invested 0.2% of its portfolio in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX). Tortoise Cap Advisors Limited Liability reported 0% in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX).

British Imams Refuse to Provide Islamic Burials for London Attackers

All three men were shot dead by officers responding to the scene. Seven people were killed and 48 others injured in London the night of June 3 when three men drove a van into a crowd of people on London Bridge around 10 p.m. "We are now asking questions to understand how extremism and hatred has taken hold within some elements of our own communities". I want to make that very clear.

Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

President Trump, however, refused to say whether his private conversations with Comey were taped. "No collusion. No obstruction". The president shouldn't be asking for the loyalty of the FBI director, or putting any pressure on him to drop inconvenient investigations.

Iran arrests 41 suspects over Tehran attacks - ministry

An Iranian news report says that Tehran is investigating the potential role of Saudi Arabia in Wednesday's deadly dual militant attacks in Tehran . Iranian media, meanwhile, expressed shock at the attacks at a time when Tehran claims that it is interfering in Syria an Iraq militarily to fight ISIS and terrorism, and prevent bloodshed and war from reaching Iran.

'Never in a million years': Girl helps deliver baby brother

Dede Carraway said her daughter, Jacee, really wanted to be in the delivery room when her baby brother was born, according to the Daily Mail . "Seeing the emotions on her face, it made me cry", Carraway said. "I was scared I was going to mess up". Jacee says she can't wait until Cayson is old enough to learn the story of his birth. Jacee's excited reactions were captured on camera by the baby's father, WLBT reported .

Arab states issue Qatar 'terror list'

Tillerson has extensive experience in Qatar and the rest of the Gulf region. In Libya, the UAE and Qatar, which both played key roles in backing rebels in the uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, have emerged as rivals on the battlefield with conflicting interests and visions.

UN condemns Hamas for tunnel under schools in Gaza

It said the tunnel "has no entry or exit points " on school premises and will be shut. On June 1, UNRWA found "part of a tunnel that passes under two adjacent agency schools in the Maghazi camp" of Gaza during construction work, spokesman Christopher Gunness said.

Iran rejects US statement on attacks in Tehran

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , the country's supreme leader, used the attacks to defend Tehran's involvement in wars overseas. (AP Photo/Fars News Agency, Omid Vahabzadeh). Australia's foreign minister Julie Bishop condemned the attacks and said: "We extend our deep condolences and sympathy for the victims and their families, and the Iranian people".

Police name two London bridge attackers

Police said three men - Khuram Shazad Butt, 27; Rachid Redouane, 30; and Youssef Zaghba, 22 - rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before launching a stabbing spree in bars and restaurants at nearby Borough Market on Saturday. On Monday, the opposition parties received support for their criticism from an unlikely quarter. Rowley said the security services had stopped 18 plots since 2013, including five since the Westminster attack two months ago.

World leaders trying to resolve diplomatic row between Qatar, neighboring Arab states

He said Qatar, as an independent nation, also had the right to support groups like the Muslim Brotherhood, despite the fact that its neighbors view it as a threat to their hereditary rule. Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, his son, became Qatar's ruling emir in 2013, but Hamad Al Thani still looms large in the world of Qatari ruling-family politics.

Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia

Wednesday's dual attacks on the parliament building and Ayatollah Khomeini's tomb in the Iranian capital were the first terror incidents on Iranian soil claimed by Isis . It puts out messages both domestically and across its borders to counter the Islamic State's use of Twitter , Facebook and other social media sites to recruit fighters.

Trump won't say if tapes of Comey conversations exist

Trump also said he didn't ask Comey to pledge his loyalty. President Donald Trump answers a question from the media, during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Werner Iohannis, not shown , in the Oval Office at the White House , Friday, June 9, 2017 , in Washington .

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