Donald Trump calls for G7 to readmit Russia | World news

Donald Trump has called for Russia to be readmitted to the G7 club of world leaders, opening up a new rift with US allies who swiftly contradicted him at a contentious summit in Quebec. Although there were smiles and handshakes between Trump and his counterparts from Europe, Canada and Japan, there was no sign by …

A big win for Trump-like Canadian politician Doug Ford could mean trouble for Trudeau

OTTAWA — Populist politics arrived in Canada with the sweeping victory in Ontario of the Progressive Conservative Party under the leadership of Doug Ford, a brash 53-year-old businessman who has drawn comparisons to President Trump and whose brother’s chaotic tenure as Toronto mayor was marked by drug and alcohol abuse. Thursday’s election win for Ford, …

Paul Manafort: Trump’s ex-chair hit with new obstruction of justice charges | US news

A federal grand jury handed down new charges on Friday against the former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who already faces five felony charges and was accused in court documents on Monday of attempted witness tampering in his case. The latest charges against Manafort, filed in Washington DC, came less than four months after …

What Do You Do With Nudes of Relationships Past?

It’s 2018, so chances are you have been on the sending or receiving end of more than a few nude pictures. (Also know by their street name, noodz.) Maybe you’ve sent what you think is a tasteful dick pic—an oxymoron if we’ve ever heard one—or an unfiltered photo of your butt (that we’re sure looked …

U.S. Embassy warns Americans in China about mystery sonic illness

BEIJING — The U.S. Embassy in China issued a second health alert Friday, warning American citizens about a mystery illness apparently caused by unexplained sounds that has already prompted the evacuation of several diplomats and family members. Anyone experiencing “any unusual, unexplained physical symptoms or events, auditory or sensory phenomena, or other health concerns” should …

Eddie Jones relishes writing next chapter in his history with South Africa | Gerard Meagher | Sport

Alun Wyn Jones’s dry wit aside, Eddie Jones is rarely described as avuncular. Uncles are not known for feuding with Premiership club owners nor belittling neighbouring countries but a return to South Africa shines a different light on England’s head coach. Jones and South Africa have history. He recently said he “understands the South African …

Kim Kardashian on Alice Marie Johnson Meeting With Donald Trump Backlash

Kim Kardashian has given her first interview since Alice Marie Johnson, a nonviolent drug offender serving a life sentence, was granted clemency by President Donald Trump after Kardashian met with him and lobbied on Johnson’s behalf. Kardashian spoke to CNN’s Van Jones and candidly discussed the backlash and ideas that her political activism was just …

U.S. plans to return American ISIS suspect to Syria with $4,210, new cellphone and clothes he had when he was picked up

U.S. military officials plan to release an American citizen accused of supporting the Islamic State “under safe conditions,” and with $4,210 and a new cellphone near the Syrian town where he was first captured in September, according to a new filing Thursday in the unusual case. The intended release would be done over the objections …

Barnier expresses serious doubts about May’s Brexit backstop plan but denies rejecting it fully – Politics live | Politics

1) First: Is this a workable solution to avoid a hard border? The UK recognises that the proposals in its paper cannot qualify as a backstop since the issue of full regulatory alignment is not addressed. I repeat that we need regulatory alignment to avoid a hard border. How do we solve this issue? 2) …