A new report has suggested senior US officials, including National Security Advisor John Bolton, rushed through a deal on NATO before the president could sink it.
The US State Department has announced the move after it determined Russia used the nerve agent Novichok on former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia.
With a wide-ranging new memoir, 'Run For Your Life' under his belt, the former Australian Foreign Minister discusses the impact of Trump, the rise of China and the potentially calamitous impact of climate change.
The US lifted the sanctions back in 2015 but the Trump administration will restore them despite the protests of European leaders.
Political opponents, celebrities and even Melania Trump have joined a chorus of condemnation after Donald Trump described the basketball superstar and philanthropist as dumb on Twitter.
On Twitter, US President Donald Trump has said the meeting that took place between his son Donald Jr. and Russian officials was "to get information on an opponent".
The former Secretary of State will be Executive Producer on a series based on the book The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote, written by Pushcart Prize-winning journalist Elaine Weiss
The ruling overrides a previous settlement between the US government and Texan organisation Defense Distributed that made it legal to post 3D printable gun plans on the internet.
The 85-year-old US Supreme Court Judge, a hero figure to the left, has vowed she is going nowhere even as Trump stacks the bench with conservatives.
The publisher of the paper, A.G Suzlberger, has released a statement on a meeting he had with Trump. The newspaper warned the President his inflammatory language will lead to violence against journalists.
Major General Qassem Soleimani has warned Trump that Iran will "destroy all that you possess" if attacked by the US.
Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have announced that the US and EU will work together to avoid a potentially ruinous trade war.
Satellite images of the Sohae station in the Northwest of the country seem to show the facility being dismantled.
Former FBI Director James Comey and ex-national security advisor Susan Rice are in the firing line after making public criticisms of Trump.
The new poll from NBC News/Wall Street Journal shows the Putin meeting had little impact on his popularity.
The former FBI director has urged Americans to vote Democrat and warned: "History has its eyes on us".
The former US President made the comments while delivering the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture to around 15,000 people in Johannesburg, South Africa.
After meeting with Putin, Trump told media that he believed the Russian leader's denials of state involvement in the 2016 US election.
Theresa May's government continues to be divided over Brexit, with one conservative MP penning an opinion piece stating the country should return to the polls on the issue.
The US President has taken aim at the EU, Russia and China in an interview with CBS.
Donald Trump is gearing up for a hostile reception in London and laments that he used to love the city.
In an explosive interview with The Sun newspaper, Trump said that May's proposed Brexit model would likely kill any trade deal between the two countries.
The Tesla CEO and futurist made the pledge in a Twitter exchange on 11 July.
A new study from Pew Research Center has found the 44th US President is considered the best national leader of their lifetime by 31% of respondents.
At a Brussels meeting of NATO member nations, US President Donald Trump told the Europeans nations they should double their military spending to 4% of GDP.
Trump's nominee for the forthcoming vacancy is Brett Kavanaugh, a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
Davis quit after deciding he could not abide by the most recent Brexit framework May's government agreed to on 6 July. His resignation will force a government reshuffle and is a serious blow to pro-Brexit factions.
The Trump administration has rescinded guidance which encouraged colleges and schools to consider race in their decision-making processes around enrolment.
In May 2018, Wilson was found guilty of concealing child sexual abuse by paedophile priest James Fletcher.
The German Chancellor has agreed to a political deal which will see the country tighten its borders to asylum seekers.
High-profile retailers such as House of Fraser and Poundworld have slumped in 2018 and the sector has lost tens of thousands of jobs this year alone.
Bans on plastic bags came into effect in two Australian states on 1 July 2018, with major retailers also voluntarily opting to remove single-use plastic bags from stores.
Four nations had brought a complaint to the WTO that Australia's mandated plain packaging violated trade laws, but the WTO has rejected this, clearing the way for other countries to introduce similar legislation.
Another shooting has taken place, this time at the Capital Gazette building in Annapolis, MD.
Justice Anthony Kennedy has announced he will leave his post, giving Trump the opportunity to replace a moderate judge with a conservative.
A senior Russian official has revealed a date and time have been set for the two leaders to meet.
The company has rebounded under CEO Dara Khosrowshahi and convinced the court it has changed its ways.
The court has ruled 5-4 in favour of the ban which prohibits most people from a number of predominantly Muslim countries entering the US.
In the final sitting week before the winter break, Malcolm Turnbull’s government is scrambling to get the numbers to pass the bill.
The iconic motorbike manufacturer has announced the move in response to retaliatory tariffs from the EU.
The US President has signalled he will double down on his zero tolerance policy towards undocumented immigrants.
Turkey’s electoral commission has just confirmed Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) will remain Turkey’s leader.
The much criticised policy of separating undocumented immigrant children from their parents will come to an end
The bank will pay the penalty after admitting to thousands of breaches of Australia’s anti money laundering laws.
The Tesla co-founder answered a question on Twitter by saying “universal income will be necessary over time if AI takes over most human jobs”
The US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, has announced the withdrawal, calling the organisation a “cesspool of political bias”.
The US President aims to establish a new branch of the military to be known as ‘Space Force’.
Up to 10,000 people gathered to mourn the loss of the 22-year-old Melbournian.
A three-day pause in hostilities in Afghanistan has been broken with two devastating suicide bombing attacks.
After losing the ability to speak due to a rare neurological condition, US radio journalist Jamie Dupree will return to the air by using the speech synthesis technology.
The New York Attorney General has taken the action against the Trump Foundation, seeking to dissolve the charity and claim US$2.8 million in restitution.
As the World Cup prepares for kick-off, the Virgin founder has written of his hope the tournament can be an “opportunity for the world to put differences aside and join hands as one.”
The long-anticipated meeting between the US and North Korean leaders has finally gone ahead.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has issued a new ruling making it more difficult for those fleeing persecution to successfully seek asylum in the US.
Amid high security, US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have arrived in Singapore for their summit.
The leaders of the world’s seven largest advanced economies will meet in Canada but there is already talk of a six-country agreement with Trump the odd one out.
The exhibition will be held at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington D.C.
During a conference in Israel, Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani has said the June meeting was reinstated after a grovelling plea from Kim Jong-un.
The Executive Chairman of Starbucks will leave his current role on 26 June.
The new gallery will be the focal point of a revamped arts precinct in the Melbourne CBD. The project will be worth up to A$1 billion.
US President Donald Trump may have the power to pardon himself of any wrongdoing related to Russian collusion in the US election, says his lawyer Rudy Giuliani.
Italian President Sergio Mattarella has agreed to swear in the coalition government after blocking it just days ago
After being warned he was the target of a state-ordered assassination plot, Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko faked his own death in order to expose those coordinating his murder.
Arkady Babchenko had become an enemy of the state after upsetting some of the Kremlin's most powerful figures. Now, after more than a year of living in exile in Ukraine, he's been murdered outside his apartment complex.
Italy continues to be a nation in flux after President Sergio Mattarella invited Carlo Cottarelli, formerly an International Monetary Fund economist, to form government.
The frontrunner to be Italy's next prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, has been caught taking liberties with his resume.
Washington announces plan to impose toughest sanctions on Tehran to date, as it aims to curb its "threatening behaviour".
After repeated warnings to address unacceptable pollution levels, six countries must now answer to the European Court of Justice.
Despite overseeing the torture of terror suspects at a black site in the early 2000s, Gina Haspel has today been confirmed as the first female head of the CIA.
Mark Zuckerberg has been called out for agreeing to give evidence to the European Parliament despite repeated calls to front British MPs.
The North has reportedly abandoned plans for a follow-up meeting with the South and is considering its next move with the US after being angered by their joint military exercises.
The world has condemned the Israeli military's massacre of Palestinian protestors as a shocking and abhorrent violation of human rights.
The billionaire businessman was found to have cheated investors and embezzled huge sums as head of his insurance conglomerate.
Twelve months ago, Kim Jong-un was launching missiles at will and making enemies of everybody. But now he's just four weeks away from discussing denuclearisation with Donald Trump.
The government aims to save A$2 billion by tightening its R&D Tax Incentive scheme.
Malaysia's ruling regime for the past six decades has been voted out, with Mahathir Mohamad leading the Opposition Alliance to a highly unlikely victory.
The decision of the High Court to rule Katy Gallagher ineligible has led to the resignation of three MPs, as Labor feels the full brunt of the citizenship scandal.
The Turnbull government has set aside $50 million in the federal budget to go towards the prosecution of those responsible for the downing of MH17.
European leaders are scrambling to convince Iran not to revert to nuclear bomb building in the wake of Trump's decision to cut ties with the 2015 accord.
The British foreign secretary is leaving no stone unturned in his bid to keep the Iran accord in play.
The data analytics firm at the centre of Facebook's privacy scandal claims the opprobrium levelled at it by the media led to its bankruptcy.
South Korea has requested the United Nations use its expertise to verify the closure of North Korea's nuclear test site Punggye-ri.
What Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claims to be evidence, is nothing more than a beat up of old issues to aid Donald Trump's move against Iran, officials say.
As well as agreeing to close down the regime's nuclear test site, Kim Jong-un said there was "no reason" for North Korea to possess nuclear weapons.
The North Korean supreme leader and South Korean President have shaken hands and walked side by side to a ceremonial welcome at Truce Village.
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William have announced the arrival of a healthy baby boy on Monday.
Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull has told the Konrad Adenauer Foundation gathering in Berlin that the key to gaining support for multiculturalism is having control of your borders.
Terrorist group Islamic State has reportedly claimed responsibility for the horrific attack on Kabul.
With Donald Trump pulling the US out of the Paris agreement, the billionaire former New York mayor is taking the responsibility on himself.
The House of Lords has backed an amendment to May's Brexit blueprint aimed at securing a customs union deal by the end of October.
An unnamed South Korean intelligence official has been quoted as saying next week's summit between Pyongyang and Seoul could result in a peace treaty.
Lieutenant General Angus Campbell will become the top military man in the country at a time when Australia needs a strong and experienced leader.
Nikki Haley has warned Syria's President that the US would strike again without hesitation if he was to carry out another chemical attack.
CEO of ANZ, Shayne Elliott, says the need for trade will ensure the bubbling tensions between the world's two biggest economies won't result in the collapse of the global trading system.
Donald Trump has warned Putin a missile strike on Syria is imminent, and Russia has pledged to shoot them down.
Donald Trump is considering removing Robert Mueller from the Russian interference probe over Monday's FBI raids on his lawyer Michael Cohen, but Senator Chuck Schumer doesn't intend to let that happen.
If you don't want targeted ads on your news feed then you'll have to pay for it, says Mark Zuckerberg.
China is reportedly in talks with Vanuatu about establishing a South Pacific military base, in a strategic move that would significantly alter the balance of power in the region.
Emails, financial documents and business records from the offices of Trump's personal lawyer have been seized by the FBI, and the President has called it an "attack on our country".