Iran announces another breach of nuclear deal

Iran has announced it will break a limit set on uranium enrichment, in breach of the landmark 2015 deal designed to curb its nuclear ambitions. Deputy foreign minister Abbas Araqchi said Iran still wanted to salvage the deal but blamed European countries for failing to live up to their own commitments. The US unilaterally withdrew […]

British ambassador to US : Trump ‘inept,’ ‘incompetent’, his ‘career could end in disgrace’

Britain’s ambassador to the United States reportedly described President Trump as “incompetent” and “inept” in newly-unearthed memos and notes sent to the British Foreign Commonwealth Office. In the memos, first reported by the Daily Mail on Saturday and later confirmed by CNN, Sir Kim Darroch describes conflicts within the Trump administration as “knife fights” and said he […]

Trump says Fed ‘doesn’t have a clue’

U.S. President Donald Trump continued his attack on the Federal Reserve, saying it “raised rates too soon, too often” and “doesn’t have a clue.” “Our most difficult problem is not our competitors, it is the Federal Reserve!” the president said in two Twitter posts late on Friday. He said “massive additional wealth would have been […]

Dubai ruler sues wife Princess Haya in UK’s High Court

Dubai’s billionaire ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has opened a legal case against one of his wives, Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, CNN has learned. British media reports claim Princess Haya, who is the daughter of the late King Hussein of Jordan, has left her husband and traveled from Dubai to London. But at […]

MSNBC refuses to air Trump’s July 4 event live

By Randy Hall | July 4, 2019 11:39 AM EDT MSNBC will not air the entirety of President Trump‘s planned “Salute to America” on July Fourth, instead opting to carry on with regularly scheduled news programming that may include clips of the event. A spokesperson for the network told Politico it potentially will air parts of the […]

Kushner calls Palestinian leadership foolish for rejecting his peace plan but praises Abbas

President Donald Trump’s senior adviser Jared Kushner offered a mix of praise and contempt for the Palestinians on Wednesday as he teased ahead to the next steps in his peace plan, saying they’d “probably” be revealed “next week.” Speaking on a conference call with reporters a week after hosting a self-styled economic workshop in Bahrain […]