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by | July 26, 2018 | 05:00

The cancellation was due to "certain political forces and Taiwan independence activists" on the island, China's Taiwan Affairs Office said. Most airlines based elsewhere, including Air Canada, Lufthansa, and British Airways had earlier made the change, according to Reuters .

by | July 26, 2018 | 04:21

Officials from the Israel Antiquities Authority immediately sent inspectors, archaeologists, conservationists and engineers to the site, and have closed off a portion of the plaza until safety can be assured. THOMAS COEX via Getty Images Jewish women pray at the women's section, on the right, which is separated from the men's section of the Western Wall.

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:56

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump warns Iran's Rouhani: Threaten us "and you will suffer" Pompeo: Iran's leaders resemble the mafia NYT's Haberman: Trump "often tells the truth" MORE early Monday blasted the "Fake Dirty Dossier" used in part to obtain surveillance warrants on former campaign aide Carter Page .

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:37

Trump walked back his comments on Russian Federation the day after his appearance with Putin, though he later cast doubt on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 race. Trump faced a barrage of bipartisan criticism after his joint news conference with Putin in Helsinki. Trump has also repeatedly attacked a dossier compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele that described a complex, multiyear effort by Russian Federation to cultivate Trump and ...

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:31

Twelve audio recordings seized from U.S. President Donald Trump's onetime personal attorney, Michael Cohen , were turned over to federal prosecutors on Friday, according to a filing in federal court in Manhattan on Monday. That said, the sources say that payment never happened. The White House has denied Trump had an affair with either woman. If Trump indeed told Cohen to write a check so that it could be properly documented, then he clearly had no intention of hiding the payment.

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:17

In May, Trump announced his intention to withdraw the US from the Iran nuclear deal and threatened the "highest level" of sanctions against the country and any others that do business with it. Addressing the Veterans of Foreign War convention here on Tuesday, Trump said "We'll see what happens". Most recently, the Trump White House has announced that it seeks to supposedly bring Iran's oil sales down to "zero".

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:11

Eleven of the recordings handed over to prosecutors in New York's Southern District are conversations Cohen had with members of the media, two sources familiar with the recordings told ABC News. As the first former federal prosecutor put it, "The way Cohen has behaved in general on Twitter and other things, they sort of know what they're getting with him, and if he had compelling evidence of crimes by Donald Trump , they could put a lot of their qualms aside about how he carries on".

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:39

A political party has to secure at least 172 seats to form the government in the 342-seat National Assembly. The PTI has taken a massive lead of 112 seats. The European Union's election observation mission in Pakistan sharply condemned the suicide blast in Quetta in a statement. Stay with us for Live updates on counting of votes of Pakistan National Assembly and Provincial Assembly Elections 2018.

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:37

The Local Government Association said social workers, community wardens and maintenance staff are all on high alert to identify those who could be struggling in the heat. When was Sheffield's hottest ever day? There is a 90% probability of heatwave conditions from 9am today until 9am on Friday. It has warned people in Reading , Berkshire and the south east to stay out of the sun and keep their homes as cool as possible.

by | July 26, 2018 | 01:16

Mrs Moran, a champion of the anti-Brexit Best for Britain campaign group and tipped as a future Lib Dem leader, said: "It's a demotion for Dominic Raab - we can all see that". Mr Raab said: "That kind of selective snippet that makes it into the media to the extent that the public pay attention to it is unhelpful". He noted he met European Union negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels last week, would see him again this Thursday and meant to make regular visits over the summer.

by | July 26, 2018 | 00:57

Alicia Greyson, the victim's mother, described her as a "wonderful" daughter who had been a cheerleader and basketball player at the Oakland high school. The suspect in connection with the fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old girl at the MacArthur BART station Sunday night is now in custody. In an interview with the local ABC News affiliate, Letifah said the man never uttered a word before attacking them.

by | July 25, 2018 | 13:56

Democrats and some Republicans, though, viewed the threat against the six former officials with much more concern. She added the president believes those mentioned have politicized and monetized their public service positions by making baseless claims against the administration, including accusing the president of treason.

by | July 25, 2018 | 13:36

At one point, committee member and former culture secretary John Whittingdale suggested an unamused Robbins and Raab switch places "because in actual fact you are the Secretary of State and you are being supported by your official sitting next to you".

by | July 25, 2018 | 13:29

But its hopes of a gradual thaw in troubled U.S. -Russia relations now hang in the balance after Trump faced a squall of criticism at home over his failure to publicly confront Putin over Moscow's meddling in the 2016 election, something Russian Federation denies.

by | July 25, 2018 | 09:32

Mr Trump again repeated the phrase that "no President has been tougher on Russian Federation than [me]", and that "they [Russia] definitely don't want Trump!" The U.S. On Tuesday, a new poll from Quinnipiac University made clear that Trump's ability to sway his party on the Federal Bureau of Investigation is the rule, not the exception.

by | July 25, 2018 | 07:13

Washington slapped economic sanctions on Iran after President Trump pulled out of the so-called Iran nuclear deal earlier this year. Leilaz said Trump and Kim got "closer" despite their previous warring words. And Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, the 2016 Democratic vice presidential candidate, called the Twitter blast from the White House "another warning sign that Trump is blundering toward war with Iran".

by | July 25, 2018 | 07:03

The TV Channel has given no information on whether the pilots managed to eject before the plane was struck by the missiles. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said one pilot was killed and that the condition of the other was unknown.

by | July 25, 2018 | 05:37

Benalla faces possible charges of violence by a public official, illegal use of surveillance video and impersonating a police officer. The 26-year-old was dismissed on Friday following public outcry at the video, which showed him wearing a police helmet and identification while dragging a woman away from a protest before stomping on another demonstrator's stomach at a May Day rally.

by | July 25, 2018 | 05:33

The disaster came hours after an official of the construction firm warned of imminent danger.One of five saddle dams supporting the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy Dam collapsed at 8pm on Monday, releasing 5 billion cubic metres of water. ABC Laos reported that the water levels were rising in the district but did not provide any more information. Laotian Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith suspended a planned monthly government meeting to monitor the rescue and relief efforts, the agency said.

by | July 25, 2018 | 05:28

Nikos Economopoulos, head of Greece's Red Cross told Sky , "They had tried to find an escape route but unfortunately these people and their kids didn't make it in time". North Atlantic Treaty Organisation head Jens Stoltenberg offered the alliance's full solidarity with Greece, whose government earmarked financial aid for victims' relatives.