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Saturday evening where he was greeted by his family and President Trump . Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker , R-Tenn., traveled to Caracas on Friday and was shown on state television shaking hands with the president. "I'm very dizzy and I can't think and my stomach hurts", Holt said. Corker started talks with Venezuela's government earlier this year at Hatch's request, he said.
  • Kilauea's Latest Impact: Blue Flames And Beleaguered Residents

    Kilauea's Latest Impact: Blue Flames And Beleaguered Residents

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    Other flare-ups from the volcano were more formidable, as blue flames burned from cracks in the pavement on Wednesday. However, authorities warned that if there is an underground build-up of the gas which is suddenly ignited, it can cause a powerful explosion, and toss chunks of rock several feet away, potentially injuring anybody it hits.
  • Teacher who helped stop IN school shooting played DE at Southern Illinois

    Teacher who helped stop IN school shooting played DE at Southern Illinois

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    The suspect had excused himself from class at Noblesville West Middle School and came back armed with the pistols and opened fire . He didn't confirm accounts that the teacher tackled the shooter after he fired four to six shots. Authorities were working to secure the high school Friday. No information has been released on the shooter, though initial reports suggested it was a student at the school.
  • Court rules Donald Trump must stop blocking Twitter critics

    Court rules Donald Trump must stop blocking Twitter critics

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    At that time, Judge Buchwald urged both parties to find a resolution outside of court. The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University and seven people who were blocked by Trump had filed the lawsuit a year ago. Department of Justice, which represents the president in the case, did not immediately comment. That interactive space is susceptible to analysis under the Supreme Court's forum doctrines, and is properly characterised as a designated public forum , judge Buchwald ...
  • Memorial Day weekend ceremonies

    Memorial Day weekend ceremonies

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    Welcome address by Dee Fladwood, West Lawn Memorial Park; "The National Anthem" will be sung by Park High School student Christina Dressler; the Pledge of Allegiance will be led by Dee Fladwood; invocation given by Chaplain Dan Neiman, American Legion Post No.
  • Battlefield V Won't Feature Paid DLCs Or Premium Passes

    Battlefield V Won't Feature Paid DLCs Or Premium Passes

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    Battlefield V had its turn on Wednesday, revealing game features, new modes, DLC details and a release date in a special reveal stream hosted by The Daily Show's Trevor Noah . Senior Producer at DICE, Andreas Morell, said in a press release: "With Battlefield V , we wanted to align with a partner who shares our passion for PC gaming".
  • Wigan pays tribute to those who died at Arena bombing

    Wigan pays tribute to those who died at Arena bombing

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    The singalong came after a day of events to mark the first anniversary of the horrific event, including a service at Manchester Cathedral - including a one-minute silence observed across the United Kingdom - and a gathering in the city on Tuesday evening (22.05.18).
  • Clapper: 'It's A Good Thing' FBI Was Spying On Trump Campaign

    Clapper: 'It's A Good Thing' FBI Was Spying On Trump Campaign

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    In his tweet, Trump quotes Fox Business anchor David Asman: "Apparently the DOJ put a Spy in the Trump Campaign". Andrew McCarthy says, "There's probably no doubt that they had at least one confidential informant in the campaign". The Times report provided a detailed account of the initial stages of the FBI's investigation of Russia's interference in the 2016 election and whether the Trump campaign or anyone affiliated with it was privy to Russia's attempts.
  • Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russian Federation

    Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russian Federation

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    Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) speaks with his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad during their meeting in Sochi on May 17, 2018. Syria has been locked in a vicious civil war since 2011 when the Bashar al-Assad regime cracked down on pro-democracy protests with unexpected ferocity.
  • White House Chimes in on 'Laurel or Yanny' Debate

    White House Chimes in on 'Laurel or Yanny' Debate

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    In a video posted Thursday evening, the White House waded into America's most contentious debate: Is it "Laurel" or "Yanny"? A lot of people took to Twitter to reveal whether they heard Yanny or Laurel in the video. It drops for the R and then it rises again for the L. The interesting thing about the word Yanny is that the second frequency that our vocal track produces follows nearly the same path, it terms of what it looks like spectrographically, as Laurel".
  • 'Ballistic blocks' shoot from Hawaii volcano

    'Ballistic blocks' shoot from Hawaii volcano

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    The volcano erupted on Thursday morning and molten rock has been spewing out since then. But those events were "not the big one" is the reason of the interactions between hot rock and groundwater, Coombs said Tuesday. Kilauea's falling lava lake has likely descended to a level at or below the water table, allowing water to run on to the top of its lava column and create steam-driven blasts, they said.
  • Israeli military sends aid to Gaza

    Israeli military sends aid to Gaza

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    The fresh violence in Gaza on Monday, when Israel's army killed 60 Palestinians during protests, came as the United States formally moved its embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. A Hamas spokesman said plans were in place for a mass gathering on 5 June, the anniversary of the first day of the six-day war, in which Israeli forces captured East Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories, including Gaza .
  • Ex-Pakistani PM Zeroes in on Pakistan's Civil-Military Divide in Interview

    Ex-Pakistani PM Zeroes in on Pakistan's Civil-Military Divide in Interview

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    Pakistan's top civil-military body tasked to take crucial national security and foreign policy decisions, had called Sharif's public admission that Pakistani terrorists carried out the 26/11 Mumbai attacks , baseless. Sharif dispelled the notion that the comments were falsely attributed to him, saying that he will speak the truth come what may. Sharif's criticism of the military has caused divisions within his party, analysts say, with some members unhappy about his confrontational approach.
  • Author Tom Wolfe dead at 87

    Author Tom Wolfe dead at 87

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    Wolfe was associated with other New Journalism writers like Hunter S. Thompson, Joan Didion and Truman Capote . The "new journalism" reporter and novelist insisted that the only way to tell a great story was to go out and report it. His best-selling book " The Right Stuff " which is about rocket airplane experiments after World War II and the Project Mercury astronauts, won the American Book Award for nonfiction, the National Institute of Arts and Letters Harold Vursell Award for prose ...
  • Malaysia's Anwar released from custody

    Malaysia's Anwar released from custody

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    As such, he will not be rushing back into politics and will support the new government as a regular citizen instead. "But I plan to visit him on Saturday, and tell him I look forward to working with him again for mutual benefit", he said during the Singapore parliament session today.
  • 2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

    2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

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    In Connecticut, two people were killed in separate incidents when trees fell on their vehicles, NBC Connecticut reported . Local news showed footage of trees resting on top of crushed cars and houses, and vehicles submerged in water. On Wednesday, much of the East Coast from North Georgia up through Pennsylvania and New Jersey will see rain in the next three days, Guy said. As of Wednesday morning, more than 90,000 customers were still in the dark.
  • Guatemala opens new embassy in Jerusalem following USA lead

    Guatemala opens new embassy in Jerusalem following USA lead

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    Guatemala inaugurated its embassy in Jerusalem, the second country to move its main diplomatic mission from Tel Aviv. This move, which follows the inauguration of the U.S. Israel's claim of the city being its capital was recently strengthened by United States relocating its embassy. On the day the United States inaugurated its own embassy in Jerusalem, Israeli gunfire killed 60 Palestinians during the Gaza border protests.
  • EU's Donald Tusk takes aim at Donald Trump over Iran, steel sanctions

    EU's Donald Tusk takes aim at Donald Trump over Iran, steel sanctions

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    We realise that if you need a helping hand, you will find one at the end of your arm". With Trump's cabinet being increasingly populated by the likes of National Security Adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who have long pushed for regime change in Iran , the USA position is becoming more at odds with those of Europe, Russia, and China.
  • European Union warns Britain time is running out to seal a Brexit deal

    European Union warns Britain time is running out to seal a Brexit deal

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    White papers are policy documents produced by the government that set out proposals for future legislation. May has divided most of her cabinet into two groups to try to improve the two proposals and come to a conclusion over which is best placed to prevent a return to a hard border with European Union member Ireland and ensure trade moves as freely as possible.
  • Trump reports apparent payment through his personal attorney to adult film star

    Trump reports apparent payment through his personal attorney to adult film star

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    The top lawyer at Swiss drugmaker Novartis resigned over a $1.2 million contract he co-signed with President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, saying the payments were an "error". A year ago it took the agency about two days to make Trump's disclosure form public after it was submitted. The company said general counsel Felix Ehrat is retiring "in the context of discussions surrounding Novartis' former agreement with Essential Consultants, owned by Michael Cohen ".
  • What next for Iraq as cleric Sadr heads for election win?

    What next for Iraq as cleric Sadr heads for election win?

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    Iraqi election officials announced on Monday that Muqtada al-Sadr, the Shiite cleric and militia leader, is the front-runner in the country's national elections. Asked about the USA government's possible softened position toward Sadr and his alleged proximity to Riyadh, Hassan Danaiefar told Entekhab news site on May 15, "Some of this talk is speculation".
  • Donald Trump pays hospital visit to recovering first lady Melania

    Donald Trump pays hospital visit to recovering first lady Melania

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    According to the White House, the First Lady had undergone a procedure known as an "embolization procedure", after seeking treatment at a hospital for her kidney condition. Will be leaving hospital in two or three days. They have a 12-year-old son named Barron . "As her office has stated, the First Lady remains in good spirits".
  • Apple now has 55 self-driving cars in California

    Apple now has 55 self-driving cars in California

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    That's up from 45 cars in March , and 27 in January . The DMV has now approved a resounding 53 companies for self-driving auto permits, resulting in 409 autonomous vehicles with 1,573 safety drivers. Waymo has 51 cars in the state, but also has 338 registered drivers. But now, the Cupertino tech giant is reaping the fruits of its ramped-up investment in the new technology, beating out Tesla and Waymo for the second-most self-driving auto permits with the DMV, according to a report from ...