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Widow goes after money Canada will give ex-Gitmo prisoner

Widow goes after money Canada will give ex-Gitmo prisoner TORONTO – The lawyer for the widow of a US soldier killed in Afghanistan said on Tuesday it had applied for any money paid by the Canadian government in a former Guantanamo prisoner convicted of murder will go to the widow and another wounded American soldier. …

Indian Premier, in Israel Visit, Seeks to Break Barriers in Trade and History

Indian Premier, in Israel Visit, Seeks to Break Barriers in Trade and History JERUSALEM – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has long argued that, far from being diplomatically isolated because of its policy toward the Palestinians, Israel is constantly courted by countries seeking assistance in technology, intelligence and the fight against terrorism. This story was reinforced …

In Afghanistan, U.S. senators call for coherent policy from Trump

In Afghanistan, U.S. senators call for coherent policy from Trump A bipartisan delegation of US senators who visited Afghanistan on Tuesday called for a new Trump administration strategy to turn the tide against the increasingly strong Taliban insurgency and end the longest war in US history. The delegation headed by Senator John McCain was in …

Joey Chestnut wins 10th title, gobbles a record 72 hot dogs

Joey Chestnut wins 10th title, gobbles a record 72 hot dogs Joey “Mandibles” Chestnut devastated, I chompé and headed for a title Tuesday 10, continuing his reign as champion of candle registration in the fourth annual contest for July in famous Nathan. Pushing the soaked bread in water and searching the nets in his mouth …

Months of Russia controversy leaves Trump ‘boxed in’ ahead of Putin meeting

Months of Russia controversy leaves Trump ‘boxed in’ ahead of Putin meeting WARSAW – Trump’s president promised voters that he would hit “a lot” with Russia and its autocratic president Vladimir Poutine. He called several times during an investigation into Russia’s interference in US elections as “false” and even boasted of Russian authorities to dismiss …

U.S. Confirms North Korea Fired Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

U.S. Confirms North Korea Fired Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Seoul, South Korea – The Trump administration on Tuesday confirmed North Korea’s assertion that it had launched an intercontinental ballistic missile and told Pyongyang that the United States would use “the full range of capabilities at our disposal against the growing threat.” The administration has followed this …