Putin plots revenge on US over sanctions

Vladimir Putin is weighing up his options as he plots his revenge for the latest round of American sanctions on Russia, the Kremlin has said.  Dmitry Peskov, Putin’s spokesman, said Washington and Moscow clearly do not share the same view of how to create mutually beneficial ties a day after Joe Biden announced economic penalties … Read more

Biden tells Putin ‘now is the time to de-escalate’ at the Ukrainian border

President Joe Biden on Thursday warned Vladimir Putin it was time to de-escalate in the Ukraine and reminded his Russian counterpart that U.S. sanctions could have been much worse. Biden extended his offer to Moscow to hold a summit between the two leaders in Europe this summer and, in brief remarks at the White House, … Read more

Biden tells Putin ‘now is the time to de-escalate’ at the Ukrainian border

President Joe Biden on Thursday warned Vladimir Putin it was time to de-escalate in the Ukraine and reminded his Russian counterpart that U.S. sanctions could have been much worse. Biden extended his offer to Moscow to hold a summit between the two leaders in Europe this summer and, in brief remarks at the White House, … Read more

Biden hits Putin with sanctions in retaliation for election interference, cyber attacks and Ukraine 

President Joe Biden has cancelled the deployment of two US warships from the Black Sea despite warning Vladimir Putin there would be ‘repercussions’ for the troop build-up in Ukraine. Last week, Turkey said Washington was sending two warships to the Black Sea, in a decision Russia called an unfriendly provocation.   But the Biden administration has … Read more

Biden hits Putin with sanctions in retaliation for election interference, cyber attacks and Ukraine 

President Joe Biden has cancelled the deployment of two US warships from the Black Sea despite warning Vladimir Putin there would be ‘repercussions’ for the troop build-up in Ukraine. Last week, Turkey said Washington was sending two warships to the Black Sea, in a decision Russia called an unfriendly provocation.   But the Biden administration appears … Read more

Sylvester Stallone DENIES that he joined Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club: ‘I’m simply not a member’

Sylvester Stallone is pushing back on recent reports that he joined Donald Trump’s pricey Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida. The 74-year-old acting legend took to Instagram to share a screenshot of the original reporting from Page Six that said he had become a member while claiming it was false.  The reports of Stallone’s alleged membership followed … Read more

Prince Philip dies: US Presidents Biden, Trump, Obama, Clinton, Bush and Carter pay tribute

Joe Biden led tributes to Prince Philip from US Presidents on Friday morning, saying his legacy ‘will live on’ long after his death at the age of 99.   Prince Philip died on Friday, peacefully at Windsor Castle, 74 years after marrying Queen Elizabeth II and 68 years after her coronation. During his extraordinary life, he saw … Read more

Why has Melania Trump shied away from the spotlight at Mar-a-Lago?

Former First Lady Melania Trump spent the past four years in the public eye, but she seems to enjoy living a quieter life, having been seen out with her husband only a  handful of times since they vacated the White House earlier this year.  The Trumps made a bold statement in January when they skipped President Joe … Read more

Why has Melania Trump shied away from the spotlight at Mar-a-Lago?

Former First Lady Melania Trump spent the past four years in the public eye, but she seems to enjoy living a quieter life, having been seen out with her husband only a  handful of times since they vacated the White House earlier this year.  The Trumps made a bold statement in January when they skipped President Joe … Read more

Republicans threaten to use the courts to try to undo Joe Biden’s new gun control actions

Republicans in Congress and statehouses threatened legal action Thursday to try to reverse President Biden’s new executive actions on gun control – while Donald Trump Jr. went after Hunter Biden for his own gun purchase.   Biden’s actions, which the president announced Thursday with Attorney General Merrick Garland standing behind him, would crack down on so-called … Read more