Trump: ‘One of the best chemistries I had was with’ Merkel

President Trump during an interview published Sunday said he had good chemistry with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. “Yeah, it’s funny: One of the best chemistries I had was with Merkel,” the president said during an interview with the Associated Press covering his first 100 days in office. “And I guess somebody shouted out, ‘Shake her […]

UK snap election: What does it mean?

British Prime Minister Theresa May has triggered the process for an early general election, sending shockwaves through the UK political world. But what does it mean for the rest of the globe? What just happened? Here’s the rundown. In an unexpected statement delivered at Downing Street on Tuesday morning, May announced that the government would […]

Former US ambassador to Syria predicts more chemical attacks

The last person to serve as U.S. ambassador to Syria predicts that Syrian President Bashar Assad will try to use chemical weapons again despite the U.S. military strike against last week. “I think the strikes that we did last week on that airbase were very good,” Robert Ford said on “CBS This Morning.” “It’s time to try […]

Russian hacker arrested in Spain possibly linked to US election hacking

An alleged Russian hacker has been detained in Spain at the request of American authorities, an arrest that set cybersecurity circles abuzz after a Russian broadcaster raised the possibility it was linked to the U.S. presidential election. Pyotr Levashov was arrested Friday in Barcelona on a U.S. computer crimes warrant, according to a spokeswoman for […]

Sweden identifies beer truck attack suspect as Uzbek native, 39

The suspect in Stockholm’s deadly beer truck attack is a 39-year-old native of Uzbekistan who had been on authorities’ radar previously, Swedish officials said Saturday. The prime minister urged citizens to “get through this” and strolled through the streets of the capital to chat with residents. Swedes flew flags at half-staff Saturday to commemorate the […]

Syrian state TV calls U.S. missile attack an “aggression “

Syrian state TV says a U.S. missile attack hit a number of military targets inside the country, calling the attack an “aggression.” A military official speaking on Syrian TV says an air base in central Syria was hit early Friday, causing material damage. The unnamed official did not elaborate. Talal Barazi, the governor of Homs […]