Iran’s Araqchi says nuclear talks closer to deal

TEHRAN – Indirect talks between Tehran and Washington on reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal have come closer than ever to an agreement, but essential issues remain to be negotiated, the top Iranian negotiator said on Thursday. Iran and six world powers have been negotiating in Vienna since April to work out steps for both … Read more

Former White House doctor Ronny Jackson urges Biden to take a cognitive test

Texas Republican Rep. Ronny Jackson, who served as Donald Trump’s White House physician, on Thursday night called on Joe Biden to take a cognitive test to prove that he was capable of leading the country. ‘We can’t sit on this any longer,’ Jackson told Fox News host Sean Hannity. He said Biden’s performance overseas this … Read more

Chinese apps could face subpoenas, bans under Biden order | Donald Trump News

WeChat, TikTok, other apps targeted by Trump are eligible for review by Biden’s team, sources say. US President Joe Biden’s executive order aimed at safeguarding Americans’ sensitive data would force some Chinese apps to take tougher measures to protect private information if they want to remain in the US market, people familiar with the matter … Read more

“India Has Just Been Devastated By COVID-19…”: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump again said that virus has been originated from China. Washington: Former US president Donald Trump on Thursday said that “India has been devastated” by the coronavirus pandemic, insisting that China should pay $10 trillion to the US for allegedly being responsible for the spread of COVID-19 globally. In an interview with … Read more

Can Biden Reverse Trump’s Damage to the State Department?

Last year, in the early hours of October 27th, Philip Walton, an American citizen living and working as a farmer in southern Niger, was kidnapped in front of his family by armed mercenaries. The militants demanded a million-dollar ransom from Walton’s family and threatened to sell the American to local extremist groups. As Walton’s captors … Read more

Prosecutors seek ‘very substantial’ prison time for Avenatti

NEW YORK – Prosecutors urged a judge Wednesday to impose a “very substantial” prison sentence on Michael Avenatti for trying to extort millions of dollars from Nike. Prosecutors noted in a Manhattan federal court submission that Probation Office officials recommend an eight-year prison term for the California attorney who gained fame three years ago through … Read more

Joe Biden Just Had a Summit with Vladimir Putin and Nothing Crazy Happened

Did Joe Biden finally exorcise the ghost of Helsinki? “I did what I came to do,” he declared on Wednesday, at the end of an afternoon summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Speaking to reporters in brilliant sunshine outside an eighteenth-century villa in Geneva, where the two had concluded several hours of discussion, Biden insisted … Read more

The Countdown: NYC mayoral race breakdown, Biden & Putin meeting

NEW YORK (WABC) — “The Countdown” is here to get you caught up with all of the day’s political news. You can watch it online, on the ABC7NY app or on our Connected TV apps for Fire, Roku, Apple TV and Android TV. Click here to learn more. Wednesday, June 16 President Biden meets 1-on-1 … Read more

The Trump Administration’s Extraordinary Leak Investigations

Last week, the Times reported that, during Donald Trump’s Presidency, the Justice Department subpoenaed Apple for the data of House Intelligence Committee members, their staff, and their families. The subpoenas, which were issued to find information about leaks to the media about the Russia investigation, were highly unusual and raise large questions about separation of … Read more

DOJ drops lawsuit, grand jury probe over John Bolton’s book

The Justice Department has abandoned its lawsuit against John Bolton, former President Donald Trump’s onetime national security adviser, over his book that officials argued disclosed classified information, according to court documents and Bolton’s representatives. Prosecutors also have dropped a grand jury investigation over the book’s publication, Bolton’s lawyer said Wednesday. The Trump administration sued last year to block the release of … Read more