Tag: United States of America

Texas becomes first state to refuse refugees under Trump order

Governor Greg Abbott of Texas on Friday became the first governor in the United States to refuse to accept refugees under an executive order requiring local jurisdictions to actively opt in to the federal resettlement program.

At least 56 killed in stampede at general’s funeral, as Iran...

At least 56 people were killed in a stampede as tens of thousands of mourners packed streets for the funeral of a slain Iranian military commander in his hometown on Tuesday, forcing his burial to be delayed by several hours, state media said.

Former Maltese diplomat investigated in Italy

Maltese Professor and former diplomat Joseph Mifsud, a fugitive alleged to have been the link between the Russian Government and the presidential campaign of Donald Trump, is being investigated in Italy.

Child abuse: 4 victims identified; Malta takes part in collaboration

Four victims of child abuse have been identified following a collaboration between various countries including Malta, Europol and INTERPOL.

Turkey will resume Syria assault if U.S. promises not met –...

Kurdish forces are continuing to withdraw in northeast Syria but Turkey will resume its military assault there once a U.S.-brokered ceasefire expires...

Squirrels’ stash of winter walnuts causes car chaos

Squirreling away supplies for winter took on a whole new meaning for a couple in the United States, after they discovered a...

U.S. House impeachment probe intensifies as Trump rages about inquiry

The U.S. House of Representatives' impeachment probe into President Donald Trump intensified on Monday, as Trump raged about the inquiry and news...

Jury selection begins at Chinese woman’s Mar-a-Lago trespassing trial

A judge urged potential jurors to ignore their feelings about President Donald Trump's Florida resort, even if they "think it should be blown up,"...

Malta, USA reject ‘spying’ allegation in fuel smuggling case

"Our bilateral relations have been consistently strong and continue to go from strength to strength," the Government of Malta and the Government of the...

In unflattering detail, Mueller report reveals Trump actions to impede inquiry

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on his inquiry into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election described in extensive and sometimes unflattering detail how...