Iraq’s Mosul Campaign Halted as Civilian Deaths Mount – Newsweek

Newsweek Iraq's Mosul Campaign Halted as Civilian Deaths MountNewsweekIraqi government forces paused in their push to recapture western Mosul from Islamic State (ISIS) militants on Saturday because of the high rate of civilian casualties, a security forces spokesman said. The halt was called as the United Nations …Trump is dragging us into another war…and no […]

The Latest: Witness describes attempts to save officer 

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the attacks in London (all times local): 12:10 p.m. A former British Army officer told the BBC on Friday that rescuers held the hand of Constable Keith Palmer and talked to him as they tried in vain to save his life after he was stabbed during the attack on […]

London attack: Khalid Masood named as perpetrator – CNN

BBC News London attack: Khalid Masood named as perpetratorCNNLondon (CNN) Police investigating the deadliest London terror attack in 12 years named the perpetrator Thursday as a 52-year-old British man, Khalid Masood. "Masood was not the subject of any current investigations and there was no prior intelligence …London Attack Leaves Citizens of 10 Nations Dead or InjuredNew […]

London attacker born in Britain, previously investigated 

JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — The man who mowed down pedestrians on a London bridge and fatally stabbed a police officer on Parliament’s grounds was born in Britain and was known to intelligence services, the prime minister said Thursday. Theresa May, who didn’t disclose the man’s name, said that […]

North Korea Is Not Afraid of US Threat Over Nuclear Build-Up: KCNA – North Korea Is Not Afraid of US Threat Over Nuclear Build-Up: KCNANBCNews.comNorth Korea is not frightened by U.S. warnings that pre-emptive military action is on the table, its foreign ministry said Tuesday, describing its expanding nuclear program as a "treasured sword of justice." A spokesman for the rogue regime dismissed …Report: Trump weighing sanctions […]

Ban aimed at electronics in cabins of some US-bound flights 

ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press DAVID KOENIG, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on certain flights originating in eight other countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and most other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday. The reason for the ban was not immediately clear. U.S. security officials would not […]

China’s trading partners alarmed by food import controls 

JOE McDONALD, The Associated Press GILLIAN WONG, The Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — China’s trading partners are bringing the top U.N. food standards official to Beijing in a last-ditch attempt to persuade regulators to scale back plans to require intensive inspections of food imports — including such low-risk items as wine and chocolate — that […]

Ready or Not, Here Come Trump and North Korea – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Ready or Not, Here Come Trump and North KoreaBloombergPresident Donald Trump is a reckless bully with authoritarian leanings and a craving for attention. Kim Jong-un is a reckless bully with dictatorial powers and a craving for attention. Oh yes, and both have fingers on nuclear triggers. That's why so …Rex Tillerson, Xi Jinping Meet […]

Paris airport attacker previously suspected of having radical Islamist views – Washington Post

Washington Post Paris airport attacker previously suspected of having radical Islamist viewsWashington PostPARIS — A man previously suspected by authorities for having radical Islamist views was fatally shot early Saturday at Orly airport after struggling to steal a soldier's gun and earlier assaulting a police officer at a traffic stop in a northeastern …Man killed […]

In Beijing, Tillerson urges China-US cooperation on N. Korea 

CHRISTOPHER BODEEN, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Saturday pushed for closer China-U.S. cooperation on dealing with North Korea’s nuclear program in his first face-to-face talks with top Chinese diplomats. Tillerson’s visit to Beijing followed his remarks in South Korea on Friday in which he warned that pre-emptive military […]

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