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Writer receives backlash after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 victor

The second tweet brought even more criticism with one person asking if Sato killed Schreiner before he went on to win the Indy. Frei apologized to the Denver Post and Sato in his statement . Of course, the tweet received an immediate backlash on social. The 40-year-old won the 101st staging of the Indy 500 by holding off multiple-time champion Helio Castroneves in the final laps. [Full Article...]

Absent May accused of cowardice over debate no-show

Others at the debate soon joined in, with the Scottish National Party's deputy leader, Mr Angus Robertson, noting that Mrs May was "not so much the Iron Lady as the U-turn Queen". "The prime minister is not here tonight". In a post that was shared over 13,000 times, it said: "Theresa May". However, that did not keep the other party leaders from criticizing her decision to dodge their grilling. [Full Article...]

Russian probe: Mueller briefed on secret Comey memos

Russian probe: Mueller briefed on secret Comey memos Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats declined to comment Tuesday on the report that President Donald Trump asked him to publicly deny evidence of cooperation between his campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election. [Full Article...]

20 killed in Kabul funeral bombings

Earlier in the day, the Afghan Interior Ministry confirmed six people were killed in the attack. The Taliban , which has been frequently responsible for attacks in the region, has denied responsibility. Hundreds of demonstrators demanded better security in the Afghan capital in the wake of a powerful truck bomb attack that killed scores o. The U.S. [Full Article...]

China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal

China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal Free trade and globalisation: As two of the world's three biggest economies and leading traders, China and the European Union today champion free trade amid a global trend of protectionism. Economic cooperation for prosperity: The EU is one of the top five providers of foreign direct investment (FDI) to China, accounting for almost 16 per cent of total inflows, while the EU is the most important... [Full Article...]

India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan

Mr Modi closed a European tour meeting with Mr Macron in Paris as world governments began adjusting to US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the landmark climate accord reached in and named for the French capital. In this context, the Prime Minister mentioned the International Solar Alliance, and the joint effort of India and France to this cause. India, the world's fourth-la... [Full Article...]

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

In an opinion piece written with Paul Wasserman for the New York Times in February, Brzezinski criticized the Trump administration for lacking coherence in its foreign policy. One of his last tweets, sent in February, dryly noted: "Do we even have a foreign policy right now?" Polish-born strategist guided USA president through Iran crisis and pushed hard line against Soviets. [Full Article...]

O'Neill takes positives from defeat

O'Neill takes positives from defeat He said: "I remember when we played Portugal - I played in that game and it was another tough night, but you learn from it and you come out a better player, and I certainly have". Obviously every second year, you want to be travelling to a (championship) finals, and every second year you have to play qualifiers now. "I was delighted to take on, I thought it was great preparation". [Full Article...]

Chechnya's leader invites Macron, Merkel to visit his region

Chechnya's leader invites Macron, Merkel to visit his region He then kissed an icon and lit a candle. The meeting was aimed at defining the two leaders' personal relationship after tension and mistrust during the French presidential election campaign and suggestions Russian Federation had sought to meddle in the French democratic process. [Full Article...]

Putin avoids criticizing Trump climate decision

Putin avoids criticizing Trump climate decision Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with heads of major foreign. Putin's comments drew laughs from the audience, which had gathered in St. Petersburg, Russia , for an annual economic forum held over three days. Russian President Vladimir Putin sparred with NBC's Megyn Kelly during a wide-ranging panel discussion Friday that at times turned intense and fiery as Putin once again denied t... [Full Article...]

Putin: 'Don't worry, be happy' as Trump ditches climate deal

He also dismissed the USA focus on the Russian ambassador's contacts with members of President Trump's team, saying the diplomat was simply doing his job. Petersburg International Economic Forum on June 2, 2017 . "Do we need to give you a tablet?" he said in a debate at the St Petersburg Economic Forum. [Full Article...]

Prime Minister Says London Incidents 'Potential Act Of Terrorism'

One image taken by a witness showed a man on the ground surrounded by police; he appeared to be wearing a vest with canisters attached to it. Reports said the van was driving at around 50 miles per hour and there are several casualties. President Donald Trump was briefed on the situation and spoke with Prime Minister May to offer his condolences. The London Bridge incident is being investi... [Full Article...]

Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege

Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege He added that Isnilon Hapilon, the designated ISIS emir for Southeast Asia, was a "student of history" and had planned the latest rebellion for a long time. "There must be some mistake there", he said. "I don't think we can meet the deadline to completely free Marawi of every single armed element on every street", military spokesman Restituto Padilla told reporters. [Full Article...]

Five soldiers injured, one dead as militants open fire on Army convoy

Five soldiers injured, one dead as militants open fire on Army convoy The Srinagar-Jammu Highway has been closed for traffic. Panic gripped Wuzur and adjoining villages when the firing was followed by a "cordon and search" operation. "Militant fired indiscriminately towards the Army vehicles, hitting at least two of them, which resulted in injuries to six soldiers". PTI mentioned that Army Chief General Bipin Rawat had paid tribute to the three slain soldiers ... [Full Article...]

Hillary Clinton: Trump has let loose 'dangerous' level of hate

Later, in response to a question from a reporter from the Mashable website, Clinton said social media platforms should play a larger role in monitoring the content on their sites and preventing false information from gaining traction and spreading online. [Full Article...]

Indian Navy Ship reaches Colombo relief material

Indian Navy Ship reaches Colombo relief material The state-run disaster management center , while updating the death toll from an earlier figure of 91, said on Saturday that almost 100 people were still missing after the worst torrential downpours since 2003 drenched the tropical Indian Ocean island nation. [Full Article...]

Explosions Kill at Least 6 Attending Kabul Funeral

Friday's protest was held in the capital following a massive truck bomb attack Wednesday that claimed the lives of 90 people and wounded more than 450. Ezadyar is deputy speaker for the upper house of the country's parliament. About 200 protesters passed the night under two big tents on a road near the presidential palace and the truck bomb blast site and about 200 more joined them during the ... [Full Article...]

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) reported Beta of 0.58

Valuation Ratios of Kinder Morgan, Inc. Norges Bank acquired a new stake in Kinder Morgan during the fourth quarter worth approximately $365,669,000. It also increased its holding in Ishares Msci Emerging Markets Etf (EEM) by 495,994 shares in the quarter, for a total of 702,508 shares, and has risen its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc Com. [Full Article...]

NIA unearths Valley terror funding proof

NIA unearths Valley terror funding proof The Times of India quoted the NIA spokesperson as saying that apart from cash, "searches have so far led to the recovery of property-related documents, letterheads of banned terrorist organisations such as LeT and HM, pen drives, laptops, and other incriminating documents". [Full Article...]

Comey OK'd to testify; House committee issues subpoenas

Nunes had recused himself from the House investigation in early April, after the Ethics Committee opened an examination into whether he'd disclosed classified information in the course of the Intelligence probe. "These were sent out unilaterally by the chairman", Schiff added, "and they are part of the White House's desire to shift the attention away from the Russian Federation probe and onto th... [Full Article...]


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