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  • News24.com | Trump says meeting with Putin ‘even better‘ than with NATO

    News24.com | Trump says meeting with Putin ‘even better‘ than with NATO

    US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that his inaugural summit with Russian strongman Vladimir Putin was better than the one he held last week with traditional US allies in NATO. “While I had a great meeting with NATO, raising vast amounts of money, I had an even better meeting with Vladimir Putin of Russia. Sadly, it is not being... Continue reading

     
  • News24.com | WATCH: Florida policeman ‘chases‘ tortoise

    News24.com | WATCH: Florida policeman ‘chases‘ tortoise

    He began with a hilarious fake-serious monologue making us believe he was pursuing a human. Then, in a hilarious twist, the camera turns to the tortoise plodding slowly alog the road in the KP Hole County in Dunnellon.  on Twitter

     
  • News24.com | Stray bullet strikes, kills 9-year-old girl inside her home

    News24.com | Stray bullet strikes, kills 9-year-old girl inside her home

    Authorities say a stray bullet struck and killed a 9-year-old girl inside her southern New Jersey home. Bridgeton police say the shooting was reported around 00:30 on Tuesday. They say relatives drove the girl to a hospital but she was pronounced dead there a short time later. The girl‘s name has not been released. The shooting occurred about a block... Continue reading

     
  • News24.com | Trump corrects his quote, says misspoke on Russian meddling

    News24.com | Trump corrects his quote, says misspoke on Russian meddling

    Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime US enemy, President Donald Trump sought on Tuesday to “clarify” his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he had misspoken when he said he saw no reason to believe Russia had interfered in the 2016 US election. “The sentence should have been, ‘I don‘t see any reason why I... Continue reading

     
  • News24.com | WATCH: Jail sentence for Pussy Riot pitch invaders

    News24.com | WATCH: Jail sentence for Pussy Riot pitch invaders

    A Moscow court has handed down 15-day jail sentences to four members of the Pussy Riot protest group who interrupted Sunday‘s soccer World Cup final. They were accused of violating the rules for spectators at sporting events and wearing police uniforms illegally, reported. They were also banned from attending sports events for three years.

     
  • News24.com | Back in Washington, Trump under pressure to reverse course on Russia

    News24.com | Back in Washington, Trump under pressure to reverse course on Russia

    President Donald Trump found himself isolated and under pressure to reverse course on Tuesday after publicly challenging the US intelligence conclusion that Russia meddled in the 2016 election during his face-to-face with Vladimir Putin. At his inaugural summit with the Russian president in Finland, Trump appeared to accept at face value the strongman‘s denial that Moscow interfered in a bid... Continue reading

     
  • News24.com | Israel shuts down cargo crossing into Gaza to punish Hamas

    News24.com | Israel shuts down cargo crossing into Gaza to punish Hamas

    Israel shut down its only cargo crossing with the Gaza Strip on Tuesday in response to continued Hamas hostilities, even after it agreed to a cease-fire ending 24 hours of intense fighting. Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Israel will cease transferring gas and fuel through the Kerem Shalom crossing until next Sunday but will allow food and essential medication to... Continue reading