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Russia dismisses reports of prisoner swap with US

MOSCOW (AP) – Russia’s Foreign Ministry has dismissed suggestions that an American arrested in Moscow on suspicion of spying could be used in a prisoner swap for a Russian held in the United States. Paul Whelan, a former U.S. Marine, [...]

Romanian president dismisses chief anti-corruption prosecutor

Laura Codruța Kövesi was praised in the West for going after corrupt officials. Romanian President Klaus Iohannis signed a decree Monday to dismiss the country’s leading anti-corruption figure, Laura Codruța Kövesi, [...]

Tom Carper dismisses reference to ex-wife slapping incident as ‘political mischief’

DOVER, Del. — Democratic U.S. Sen. Tom Carper is criticizing Republican attempts to dredge up a decades-old incident in which he slapped his ex-wife, leaving her with a black eye. During a debate Wednesday, Carper and Republican challenger [...]

At press conference, Trump dismisses Europe’s trade pitch

LA MALBAIE, Canada — Days after igniting a trade war, Donald Trump declared Saturday that he wants a world free of all tariffs and trade barriers. Speaking at a news conference before leaving a G7 summit in Quebec, Trump insisted that the [...]

U.K. Court Dismisses Challenge to Northern Ireland Abortion Law

But she is feeling pressure. A Labour lawmaker, Stella Creasy, who called an emergency debate on the matter on Wednesday, wants to repeal parts of the 1861 Offenses Against the Person Act, which criminalized abortion in most cases but [...]
Russia Dismisses U.K.’s Accusation Over Spy’s Poisoning
On Tuesday, Mr. Lavrov dismissed the allegations that his country was responsible for the poisoning and argued that Britain had not done enough to provide Russia with access to the nerve agent for investigation. “It’s all nonsense, [...]
Iran’s top leader dismisses Trump’s ‘ugly, foolish’ remarks
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran’s supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump’s “cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal” remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation. In his debut address to the [...]
Judge sides with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, dismisses suit
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) – A judge has ruled in favor of one of the nation’s largest suppliers of HIV and AIDS medical care, clearing them from wrongdoing in an alleged $ 20 million scam to bilking the federal government. According [...]

Ivanka Trump dismisses her influence on Syria strikes as ‘flawed interpretation’

“It was informed at the highest levels of military and state,” Ivanka Trump says. | AP Photo Ivanka Trump on Tuesday downplayed her brother’s characterization [...]

Iran dismisses new US pressure, calls for ‘mutual respect’

MUNICH (AP) – Iran’s foreign minister brushed aside new pressure from the United States on Sunday, declaring that his country is “unmoved by threats” but responds well to respect. President Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized [...]