• This photo taken on May 7, 2013 shows Russian and the US flags running up as the US Secretary of State arrives at Moscow Vnukovo Airport
    Last update: 01:49 17.09.2019
    01:49 17.09.2019

    Russian Embassy to Ask State Dept About Alleged Diplomats' Role in Hacking FBI Systems

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The Russian Embassy in the United States intends to ask the US State Department for clarifications in connection with media reports about the alleged involvement of diplomatic mission's employees in hacking FBI communication systems, the embassy's press service said.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, fourth from left, poses for a photo with family members on the NBC Today television program, in New York, Thursday, April 21, 2016. From left are: daughter Tiffany Trump, son Donald Trump Jr., his wife Melania Trump, daughter Ivanka Trump, and son Eric Trump. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
    Last update: 00:44 17.09.2019
    00:44 17.09.2019

    US Secret Service to Buy Jet Skis as ‘First Family is Very Active in Water Sports’

    In order to better protect US President Donald Trump and the first family during their frequent trips to the Hamptons, Mar-a-Lago and the like, the US Secret Service will soon invest US taxpayer dollars in multiple Jet Skis and a trailer.

  • Drug addiction
    Last update: 00:25 17.09.2019
    00:25 17.09.2019

    UK Labour Party to Open 'Royal Commission' for Decriminalising Drugs When in Power

    As drug deaths become more of a problem for the UK's major towns and cities while tolerance for substances such as cannabis has rapidly increased among European and US state governments, the future of the war on drugs has increasingly come into question.

  • A clock sits outside of Trump Tower at midnight
    Last update: 23:57 16.09.2019
    23:57 16.09.2019

    New York Prosecutors Subpoena Eight Years’ Worth of Trump Tax Returns

    State prosecutors in the Manhattan district attorney’s office subpoenaed US President Donald Trump’s accounting firm for the previous eight years’ worth of personal and corporate tax returns in a bid to get to the bottom of the Stormy Daniels payoff case.

  • Israeli F-16a warplanes take off at the Nevatim air force base (File)
    Last update: 23:54 16.09.2019
    23:54 16.09.2019

    Russia, Turkey, Iran View Israeli Attacks on Syria as Destabilising

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia, Turkey and Iran consider Israeli military attacks on Syria as destabilizing and leading to increased tensions in the region, according to a joint statement by the leaders of the three countries after the summit in Ankara on Monday.

  • Department of Homeland Security
    Last update: 22:55 16.09.2019
    22:55 16.09.2019

    DHS Opens Investigation After Finding Swastika Scrawled on DC Building Wall

    The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is searching for answers and is ready to act after a “hand drawn swastika” was found on the third floor of their government building in Washington last week.

  • President Donald Trump talks about a plan to ban most flavored e-cigarettes, in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, in Washington
    Last update: 22:29 16.09.2019
    22:29 16.09.2019

    Trump: 'Certainly Would Look' Like Iran Was Responsible for Attacks on Saudi Oil Plants

    Speaking from the White House, US President Donald Trump told reporters Monday that based on evidence he's seen, it appears as though Iran is responsible for the weekend attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities.

  • NSA former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden
    Last update: 22:10 16.09.2019
    22:10 16.09.2019

    Whistleblower's 'Ultimate Goal': Edward Snowden Asks for 'Fair Trial' in the United States

    The US government, Snowden argued, does not want a jury at his hypothetical trial to consider the whistleblower’s motivations, which essentially “defeats” the very purpose of a jury trial.

  • MAGA written on the walls of Edawn Coughman's Lawrenceville Create & Bake Pizza and Coughman’s Creamery. Racial slurs were also written on the wall but are blurred out.
    Last update: 22:00 16.09.2019
    22:00 16.09.2019

    Police Say Ex-NFL Player Staged Hate Crime, Vandalized Own Businesses

    A former NFL player is being accused of insurance fraud and vandalism after evidence revealed he may have staged the racially-motivated break-in and burglary of his own Georgia businesses.

  • Cellphone footage captures multiple US teenagers attacking Metro commuters
    Last update: 22:00 16.09.2019
    22:00 16.09.2019

    Video: Multiple US Teens Arrested After Violently Pushing Man Onto Train Tracks

    A total of four teenagers were recently arrested by officers with Washington, DC’s Metro Transit Police Department in connection with an attack on a commuter who was viciously beaten and pushed onto train tracks.

  • The latest S-400 Triumph anti-aircraft missile systems, which entered service with the Baltic Fleet air defense system in the Kaliningrad Region
    Last update: 21:54 16.09.2019
    21:54 16.09.2019

    Putin Offers Saudi Arabia to Purchase Russian Advanced Air Defence Systems

    ANKARA (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested on Monday that Saudi Arabia should purchase advanced air defence systems from Russia in light of recent drone attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure.

  • L-R: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin
    Last update: 21:50 16.09.2019
    21:50 16.09.2019

    Idlib, Syria Peace Process Top the Agenda at Russia-Iran-Turkey Talks in Ankara


    Russian, Iranian and Turkish leaders held a trilateral meeting in Ankara on Monday, with the outlook for peace in Syria at the top of the agenda.

  • Last update: 21:26 16.09.2019
    21:26 16.09.2019

    Tulsi Gabbard Sparks Tweetalanche After Accusing Trump of ‘Acting Like Saudi Arabia’s B****’

    Earlier, following reports that Houthi kamikaze drones had struck two major Saudi oil processing facilities, the president tweeted that he was “waiting to hear from the Kingdom” on who Riyadh thought was responsible, and how the two countries should proceed from here.

  • S-400
    Last update: 21:23 16.09.2019
    21:23 16.09.2019

    Revealed: Why India is Keen to Build its Own Version of Russia's S-400 Triumf

    New Delhi (Sputnik): India is contemplating a deal that would see it build a domestic version of Russia's S-400 Triumf air defence system, according to an IAF veteran and top military analyst.

  • Queen Elizabeth II arrives at the Queen Elizabeth II delivery office in Windsor with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh on April 20, 2016 in Windsor, Britain.
    Last update: 21:13 16.09.2019
    21:13 16.09.2019

    Mum's the Word: Aides Reportedly Instruct Guests Not to Talk About Prince Harry, Meghan Markle With Queen of England

    Respected journalist Quentin Letts tweeted: “Friend of an acquaintance was about to go riding with HMQ. Was given v firm advice. ‘Talk about anything except one subject.’ Brexit? ‘No. The Sussexes.’”

  • In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani speaks in a meeting with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the country's senior diplomats in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019
    Last update: 21:01 16.09.2019
    21:01 16.09.2019

    Iranian President on Attacks on Saudi Aramco Facilities: Yemen's People Have Right to Self-Defence

    ANKARA (Sputnik) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, in response to a question about a drone attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, said that the people of Yemen has the right to self-defense.

  • Indian Ocean
    Last update: 20:49 16.09.2019
    20:49 16.09.2019

    India's Spy Planes Detect Seven Chinese Warships Near Indian Waters - Report

    New Delhi (Sputnik): The Indian Navy has tracked down seven Chinese warships operating in and around Indian waters using its anti-submarine warfare spy planes and other surveillance assets.

  • Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits the NLV Pharos, a lighthouse tender moored on the river Thames to mark London International Shipping Week in London, Britain September 12, 2019. Daniel Leal-Olivas/Pool via REUTERS
    Last update: 20:33 16.09.2019
    20:33 16.09.2019

    The Incredible Sulk? UK PM Boris Johnson Abandons Luxembourg Press Conference Due to Protests

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson traveled to Luxembourg on Monday to meet with EU President Jean-Claude Juncker in an attempt to secure amendments to the UK's EU withdrawal agreement.

  • UFO
    Last update: 19:33 16.09.2019
    19:33 16.09.2019

    Ex-US Marine on Quest to Find Proof of Aliens Claims Saw UFO 'Light Up Sky'


    Nick Karnaze, an US Marine Corps veteran, is part of a team that is on a quest to gather proof that aliens have been in contact with Earth.

  • An Airbus A321 aircraft of the Thomas Cook carrier at the Manchester Airport (File photo).
    Last update: 19:19 16.09.2019
    19:19 16.09.2019

    Thomas Cook Shares in Freefall as Travel Firm Rushes to Secure Rescue Deal With China's Fosun Int'l


    The news comes a day after reports emerged that the company was trying to secure a £900m rescue package to avoid insolvency following numerous profit warnings.