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Democrats want probe of Flynn and Trump contacts with Russian Federation

Trump repeatedly tried to steer questions away from his and his advisers' potential ties with Russian Federation, saying attention should rather be focused on w...


Wayne Rooney unlikely to join Chinese Super League side

Mourinho says he would never force a player of Rooney's stature to move away from Old Trafford but admits the ultimate decision will lie with 31-year-old. Unite...


7 earth-sized planets found orbiting star

Comparatively speaking, 40 light-years (the distance covered by light in 40 years time , or 2.351e+14 miles) is a short distance on the scale of the universe. ...


ASEAN members concerned over Chinese militarization in South China Sea

During the questioning session by senators at confirmation hearing, the foreign minister said Manila does not own the disputed area in the South China Sea, and ...


Riots Erupt In Sweden After Trump Comments On Country

Trump clarified on Twitter that he drew his claim of immigrant violence in Sweden - made at a campaign speech in Melbourne, Fla. - from a Fox News segment in...


Sentence expected for Israeli soldier who shot Palestinian man

In one poll, almost half of Israeli Jews said any Palestinian who carries out an attack should be killed on the spot. "The army command finds its authority chal...


Breitbart editor's pedophilia comments cost him book deal, CPAC speaking slot

Not only was the journalist's autobiography unsafe dropped as a result, but his upcoming speaking engagement with the American Conservative Union was canceled c...


Theresa May peers over Lords' shoulders on Brexit

The legislation will be passed back and forth between the upper and lower houses until they both agree. Lords have submitted more than a dozen proposed amen...


Jose Mourinho Refuses To Rule Out Wayne Rooney's Move To China

But the decision not to include 21-year-old Shaw in his squad was more revealing, with the Portuguese offering a brutally candid explanation. Apart from Tannane...


Remains revive Karen Ristevski mystery

The body of missing Victorian mum Karen Ristevski has been found in rugged bushland nearly eight months after she vanished following an argument with her husban...


Germany eyes for International Monetary Fund aid for Greece

Discussions over the release of the next bailout tranche stalled after a review mission to Athens returned in December without reaching a deal. About the next...


Rockets fired into southern Israel from Egypt's Sinai

The Iron Dome missile system intercepted three projectiles while a fourth landed in open territory. The website cited sources in the Israeli army as saying th...


US Homeland Security Releases Draconian Immigration Orders

Tuesday's memos are a direct interpretation of the January 25 immigration executive orders signed by Trump. Although the President likened the recent round ...


Vandals damage dozens of headstones in Jewish cemetery in Missouri

On its Facebook page, the cemetery said it would catalog the stones hit and publish the names on Facebook by Wednesday morning. However, this incident coinc...


Aliyev Names His Wife First Vice President

He wished her success in high state post. The state-run media often focus on the Aliyev family. Mehriban's collection of contemporary art forms the basis of a...


Bodies of 74 migrants found on Libyan shore

Some 4,579 migrant deaths were documented in 2016, up from 2,869 deaths the previous year and 3,161 in 2014. The Libyan Red Crescent posted photos of dozens o...


Austrian Court Grants US Request For Extradition Of Ukrainian Tycoon Firtash

Firtash had previously weighed teaming up with American investors and political strategist Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager to President Trump, to buy h...


Netanyahu spurned secret Palestinian peace deal Kerry brokered with Arab states: ex

Last year, Lee was the first Singaporean prime minister to visit Israel, and Netanyahu's official visit is the first to Singapore by an Israeli prime minister. ...


Houston Police investigating reports of shots fired inside hospital

Ben Taub is located near Rice University, the Houston Zoo, and the Children's Hopsital. But as officers were scouring the hospital 'floor by floor, ' Houst...


Afghanistan seeks action against 85 militants hiding in Pakistan

According to a statement issued by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) while chairing a high-level meeting at the General Hea...


Russia's United Nations envoy Churkin dies 'unexpectedly'

The Russian Foreign Ministry announced the news but stated that his cause of death is not yet known, reports PIX11. "An outstanding Russian diplomat has pas...


NSA Adviser Michael Flynn Reportedly Fired By Obama, Now Out Under Trump

In a recent interview with the Daily Caller, Flynn said he didn't discuss "sanctions" but did discuss the Obama administration's expulsion of 35 Russian diploma...


Theresa May to meet Peugeot boss over Vauxhall deal

Unite wants to secure guarantees over jobs at the company's two United Kingdom plants in Ellesmere Port and Luton, and McCluskey has said he will use the meetin...


Video of Kim Jong-nam Assassination

Malaysia is one of the few countries that maintains ties with the reclusive state and the dispute could further isolate impoverished North Korea. Five of the ...


Iraqi army launches offensive to retake west Mosul from Islamic State

US -backed coalition forces have captured most of the eastern part of the city, the self-declared capital of the Islamic State (IS) militants' "caliphate" in I...


USA defense minister in Baghdad for unannounced visit

During a speech in January, the President told Central Intelligence Agency staff: "We should have kept the oil". Under the president's deadline, Mattis has ...


Trump cites FoxNews for misleading Sweden statement

In a tweet Monday morning, Bildt said the counties Trump made the speech at in Florida experienced higher murder rates previous year than the whole countr...


Alexander Acosta As New Labor Nominee

He also served as an assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's civil rights division, CBS News reported. Acosta , a native of Miami who g...


Reince Priebus Denies FBI Spoke With Anyone Else In White House

He also said officials within the intelligence community - which includes the CIA and Federal Bureau of Investigation - have dismissed reports that they have de...


Iraq launches battle to force Isis from west Mosul

The US-led coalition expects the battle to be challenging for West Mosul. In west of Mosul, the army's 9th armored Division recaptured six more villages as th...


Rugby union mourns the death of Dan Vickerman

Australian Rugby Union chief executive Bill Pulver has expressed his condolences, saying Vickerman was a well-loved figure amongst rugby circles. 'Our thou...


Vehicle bomb in Somalia kills at least 30

Witnesses said the bombing targeted an intersection in the area to the city's south where soldiers, civilians and traders were present. The death toll is expe...


China Just Took a Big Swing at North Korea's Economy

The Commerce Ministry said the move was China fulfilling its obligation to implement last November's UN Security Council resolution to impose further economic...


Pakistan takes action against cross-border terror, strikes militant camps in Afghanistan

The Afghan army chief of staff Gen Qadam Shah Shahim said on Saturday that they had given similar lists to Pakistan in the past and hoped the country would act ...


After unruly scenes and high drama, Edappadi wins trust vote

Referring to the 2011 expulsion of AIADMK general secretary V.K. Sasikala from the party by Jayalalithaa, Panneerselvam asked if the MLAs could aid the "famil...


'Jane Roe' in landmark Roe v Wade ruling dead at 69

Her first child, Melissa, was raised by her mother; her second child was raised by the father, and the couple agreed that McCorvey would never contact her. Wade...


'The Blind Sheikh,' spiritual leader to Islamic radicals, dies in prison

His son told the Reuters news agency his family had received a call from usa authorities confirming the death. Omar Abdel-Rahman, 78, also known as the Blin...


Lee, Samsung Chief Arrested As Corruption Scandal Rocks South Korea

The son of company chair Lee Kun-hee, the younger Lee has officially served as Samsung's vice chair and its de facto head since his father suffered a heart at...


Thousands attend inauguration ceremony for Gambia's president

The ceremony was attended by several regional leaders including Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Mauritania's Ould Aziz. Today is also Gambia's 5...


Tony Blair gives rallying speech against Brexit

Blair, a three-time election victor for the opposition Labour party, remains a loud voice in British politics and has sought to make targeted interventions in r...


Auto bomb In Turkey Kills Three-Year-Old, Leaves 15 Injured

Almost one ton of explosives are believed to be used in the attack. "The terrorist attack was carried out by detonating the bomb-laden auto via remote control...


Trump slams reporter for 'repulsive' question about anti-Semitism

At that point, Trump cut Turx off. Trump previously justified anti-Semitic harassment against reporter Julia Ioffe after she wrote a profile of Melania Tr...


Southern Californians are asking 'where's the rain?' Be patient

Early estimates are that the region will receive 2-6 inches of rain in coastal and valley areas and between 5 and 10 inches in the San Gabriel mountains and foo...


Trump's Team Sows Confusion on Two-State Solution for Mideast

While the global attention around peace negotiations has made Palestinians among the top recipients of foreign aid per capita , much of that money and influenc...


Regis Philbin: Kelly Ripa Is Bitter!

King responded: "She took it personal?" "That was [years] ago". King asked. "Yeah, I think so". The two starred alongside each other on the ABC morning talk...


Trump reprimands Jewish reporter for question about anti-Semitism

Or you still support it? No. 1: I'm the least anti-Semitic person that you've ever seen in your entire life. "We would not supposed to crack 220, you know that,...


Iran, Russia, Syria Envoys Meet Before Astana Talks

They attended a similar indirect meeting in the Kazakh capital Astana last month. The meeting focused on latest developments in Syria and arrangements to up...


Washington threatens to "moderate its commitment"

Several NATO nations have insisted they have no intention of getting up to 2% GDP spending, which would be a huge increase with no real justification. Referri...


Apologies Not All Accepted at Hearing for Israeli Ambassador Nominee

They blew a shofar, a ritual horn, and called him a "war criminal", before being escorted out by police. They each held up Palestinian flags before being remove...


South Korea: Samsung chief arrives at prosecutor's office before arrest hearing

The 48-year-old Lee, wearing a dark coat and navy tie, kept his head down and did not answer reporters' questions as he left the Seoul Central District Court af...