S Korea fires warning shots at Russian aircraft

S Korea fires warning shots at Russian aircraft

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption South Korean F-15 jets were sent to intercept the Russian plane South Korea says its jets fired warning shots at a Russian surveillance plane that entered its airspace on…

Trump Approval Rating Hits Record High in New Poll

Trump Approval Rating Hits Record High in New…

President Donald Trump talks to reporters at the White House, June 26, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Well into his third year in office, President Trump’s approval rating has reached a record high, according to a poll…

Joe Biden Gets Paid — a Lot — for Speeches, and He’s Not Middle-Class

Joe Biden Gets Paid — a Lot —…

Joe Biden speaks at an event at Iowa Wesleyan University in Mount Pleasant, Iowa, June 11, 2019. (Jordan Gale/Reuters) Last October, Joe Biden traveled to the University of Buffalo and delivered a half-hour speech, took…

Iran tanker capture: Crew forced to pose for Iranian media

Iran tanker capture: Crew forced to pose for…

Iran today paraded the crew of a British-flagged tanker that it captured in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday. Tehran released video of some of the 23-strong crew of the Stena Impero sitting around a…

Boris Johnson due to be Britains new Prime Minister at 11.45am today

Boris Johnson due to be Britains new Prime…

Boris Johnson will today appeal to his warring party to unite behind him after an extraordinary attempt by one of his own MPs to prevent him becoming Prime Minister. Barring a last-minute shock, Mr Johnson…

Who’s Making Money From the Border Crisis? Private Prisons

Who’s Making Money From the Border Crisis? Private…

The Trump administration’s decision to vastly increase the number of immigrants held in prisons has proven controversial. It’s also big business. The vast majority of people jailed by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are held…

Trump announces budget deal reached with Congress

Trump announces budget deal reached with Congress

President Donald J. Trump announced late Monday that he and congressional leaders had reached a deal on a two-year budget and the debt ceiling Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an interest to…

DOJ warns Robert Mueller not to veer from Russia reports written conclusions at Capitol Hill hearing

DOJ warns Robert Mueller not to veer from…

Special counsel Robert Mueller said Wednesday that charging President Donald Trump with obstruction of justice was "not an option." USA TODAY WASHINGTON — The Justice Department Monday warned former special counsel Robert Mueller that his…

R. Kelly rep resigns after saying he would absolutely not trust singer with daughter

R. Kelly rep resigns after saying he would…

After R. Kelly's arrest, spokesperson Darrell Johnson clarified his role to the frustrated parent's of Joycelyn Savage, Kelly's girlfriend. USA TODAY Darrell Johnson, a member of jailed R. Kelly's inner circle, stepped down as the singer's crisis…

Wizards to offer Beal 3-year, $111M extension

Wizards to offer Beal 3-year, $111M extension

Washington Wizards general manager Tommy Sheppard will offer guard Bradley Beal a three-year, $111 million maximum contract extension upon the All-Star becoming eligible to sign on Friday, Sheppard told ESPN. "At the very first moment…

Skaggs remembered, praised at memorial service

Skaggs remembered, praised at memorial service

SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- Los Angeles Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney urged those at a private memorial service to remember a gift fallen teammate Tyler Skaggs gave to them. "Take a moment, close your eyes and…

China lashes out at Hong Kong protest targeting its office

China lashes out at Hong Kong protest targeting…

HONG KONG (AP) — China on Monday harshly criticized a weekend demonstration in which eggs were thrown at its office in Hong Kong, accusing the demonstrators of violence without mentioning a violent attack against protesters…

Progressives Are Convinced That Trump Is Toast

Progressives Are Convinced That Trump Is Toast

President Donald Trump in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in 2017 (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) But that attitude may mean they'll be burned again. About every other year, I make it a point to stop…