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Oslo police destroy 'bomb-like device'

The risk of a significant attack striking the country was raised on Sunday to "likely" for what intelligence officials said would be a two-month period. A large...


Rubio says US can't defeat ISIS until Syria's Assad is removed

On CBS News' "Face the Nation", Tillerson also said that the first priority for the US remains defeating Islamic State. During an interview on "Face The Natio...


AP WAS THERE: US Congress declares war during WWI

By the war's end, it was many times stronger than any of the ravaged pre-war powers. War between the United States and Germany becomes an actuality today imme...


North Korea fires ballistic missile into Sea of Japan

North Korea test-fired a missile into its eastern waters on Wednesday, the day before the China-U.S. summit is to begin. The launch comes on the eve of a visit ...


Shooting at Florida Mall Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Hurt

Miami-Dade County police confirmed the shooting involved a disgruntled former employee of the gym, and that one of the victims was in a managerial position ther...


Tensions as Spain ship enters disputed Gibraltar waters

A British government spokesman, meanwhile, said "the Royal Navy challenges all unlawful maritime incursions into British Gibraltar territorial waters". But Gibr...


Hackers prompted sirens to go off across Dallas area

Beginning around 11:44 p.m., all 156 of the outdoor warning sirens meant to alert the residents of Dallas (population 1.3 million) of impending disaster bello...


United Nations chief Guterres lands in Iraq to review aid efforts

Guterres said United Nations programs were funded at only 8 percent in Iraq this year. Guterres is on the second day of a visit to Iraq, after meeting with ...


North Korea Fires Missile Ahead Of China - US Meeting

A press statement agreed to by all 15 members expresses "utmost concern" at North Korea's "highly destabilizing behavior and flagrant and provocative defiance o...


Aaron Hernandez's lawyer claims Bill Belichick subpoenaed, but didn't appear in court

Hernandez's defense team rested its case Wednesday without the New England coach's testimony, and both sides made their closing arguments Thursday. Hernandez ...


Putin: Russia won't interfere in French elections

En Marche!, the party of Le Pen's center-left rival Emmanuel Macron, recently accused Russian Federation of hacking campaign computers, which the Kremlin la...


Here's why Donald Trump's attacks on the media will keep working

Not Right, but to the Left ... Just 22 percent say the media favors the GOP. Currently, 77% of Republicans say the media favors one party over the other; in 20...


North Korea's latest Missile Test amidst US-China talks

North Korea may want to send a message to both Washington and Beijing that it doesn't want to be the subject of negotiations, with the country's young leader, K...


SpaceX set to launch its first recycled rocket

The company later perfected the recovery process, successfully landing multiple rockets on the barge at sea. Elon said the feat means it can fly and refly an ...


Trump, Xi meet again - in shadow of missile strikes on Syria

China today refrained from joining Russian Federation in condemning the USA missile strikes in Syria after being caught by surprise amidst President Xi Jinpings...


49ers cornerback Brock arrested in domestic violence case

He cracked the starting lineup in 2013 and is in the last year of a four-year, $14 million contract. Brock is one of the 49ers' longest tenured players, havin...


Canada supports US air strike on Syria

Asked whether former Conservative prime minister Stephen Harper should have pushed former USA president Barack Obama to intervene in the war years ago, Poilievr...


California governor declares end to drought emergency

The order states that water reporting requirements and prohibitions on wasteful practices - such as watering during or right after rainfall, hosing off sidewal...


Russia calls for emergency UN meeting after US strikes on Syria

As per the latest reports , dozens of Tomahawk cruise missiles were fired by the U.S. at an air base in Syria at 8:45 p.m. Captain Jeff Davis said the atta...


South African opposition files no-confidence motion against President

The violence, however, was not replicated anywhere else in the country. The ANC called for peaceful marches, saying it had received reports of "people seeki...


U.S. adds 98000 jobs; unemployment falls to 4.5 percent

Job growth slowed sharply last month, surprisingly tumbling to its lowest level in almost a year although bad weather probably depressed the numbers. March's ...


Maybe it was the Obama administration doing the meddling

I think it's one of the biggest stories. But Rice staunchly denies any allegations of wrongdoing. "I've heard nothing of substance at this point that woul...


Evidence found in Missouri where human bones found

Because the second skull appears to be much older, it could take months to identify. "Right now, we really don't have a time frame of when we will have result...


'I Think' Susan Rice May Have Committed A Crime

Even some very smart colleagues of mine dismissed Trump's allegations, arguing that no one in Washington found them believable. As such, it is becoming mo...


Spicer: Questions About Nunes' Meeting On WH Grounds Are 'Issues For Him'

Last week Nunes said he briefed Ryan on information indicating Trump or members of his transition team may have been " incidentally " caught up in legal surve...


Report says reason boy killed himself was result of manipulative prank

Goss called the prank "horrific", but authorities have not released any details about it as the investigation continues. After he was rushed to hospital and put...


North Korea test was of Scud missile

Lawmakers passed a resolution 398-3 that denounced North Korea's pursuit of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads. During t...


South Africa's president replaces embattled finance minister

In short, he is a former Minister of Home Affairs, who holds a Bachelor's degree in education and a Master of Arts degree in social policy. "I don't come here...


Poll Shows Declining Israeli Public Support for West Bank Withdrawal

The military said Thursday's assault took place near the settlement of Ofra and that the Palestinian was apprehended after the attack. Elichai Taherlev, 20, o...


Trump signs bill blocking online privacy regulation

The now-reversed law would have limited what ISPs like Comcast , Verizon , and AT&T could do with sensitive customer data like location, browsing history, a...


Trump advisers richer than previous White House officials

She had assets of more than $30 million. As NPR notes, the release of the disclosures are in compliance with federal ethics laws that require executive br...


Islamic State second-in-command killed in airstrike, Iraqi intelligence says

Meanwhile, concern grows for the up to 750,000 people still thought to be staying in western Mosul , where fighting continues between government forces and Isl...


IRENA: 2016 record year for renewables, bioenergy

Adnan Z. Amin, Director-General of IRENA, said: "We are witnessing an energy transformation taking hold around the world, and this is reflected in another year ...


Israel military says Palestinian killed Israeli in West Bank

The PPC also renewed its call for worldwide human rights groups, including UNICEF, to strengthen initiatives and campaigns to protect Palestinian children. The ...


ANC to meet alliance partners over call on Zuma to resign

The South African Communist Party and the country's biggest trade union, Cosatu, both historic allies of the ANC, have each called on Zuma to step down followin...


Thousands fail background checks for Uber, Lyft

The state listed "violent crimes" as the reason for denial on 958 applications; sex abuse and exploitation on 352 applications; and operating under the influenc...


Russian police arrest 3 suspected of links to subway bombing

Petersburg subway", Netanyahu said in a statement . State investigative authorities said fragments of the body of the suspect had been found among the dead...


Coalition Vows To Push Ahead With Company Tax Cuts For All Businesses

Treasurer Scott Morrison says the government could try to pass the rest of its company tax cut plan before the next election, while leaving the door open to tax...


Russia Bans 'Extremist' Image Of Putin In Makeup

At the time , Putin said was not an attack on homosexuality, which is legal in Russian Federation, but an attempt to protect children. As noted by the Russi...


Chelsea win but Tottenham keep the title race alive

The Blues' home loss to Crystal Palace on Saturday re-ignited the title race, but Chelsea responded with a gritty display to keep second-placed Tottenham - 3-...


House intelligence chairman under pressure in Trump-Russia inquiry

Virginia Sen. Mark Warner , the top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee - which is also investigating the Russia ties - said White House meddling i...


Dutch lawmakers hold hands to show solidarity after gay couple attacked

The trend took off, and soon, Dutch politicians , athletes and ordinary citizens were sharing photos of themselves holding hands with other men with the hashtag...


Mattis Meets With Egyptian President el-Sissi

A warming of relations between the two countries is expected, with Al-Sisi positioning himself as an Arab leader committed to the fight against jihadi terrorism...


Clear skies Wednesday, but heavy rain expected Thursday

Don't get used to the cooler air because we're set to see some summer time weather in just a few days. This south wind will increase Sunday morning into a g...


China slams India for hosting Dalai Lama in disputed region

In a press release issued on the day of his arrival, the Indian government noted that the Dalai Lama had traveled to the region-over which China and India fough...


UN diplomat: Security Council to meet Trump at White House

But in the new order issued through a memo on Tuesday and made public on Wednesday, Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Sta...


Schiff treating Flynn immunity request with 'healthy skepticism'

Schiff asked Sunday on CNN's " State of the Union ". Flynn's Justice Department filing last month raised questions when it revealed that Flynn's firm worked o...


North Korea May Have Tested New Technology in Latest Missile

Pacific Command says North Korea fired a medium-range ballistic missile at 6:42 a.m. Wednesday Seoul time from a spot on its east coast near the city of S...


IS propaganda team killed in Iraq air strike: Coalition

The US-led coalition fighting Daesh said Thursday that it had killed a propaganda chief and associates in an air strike in the western Iraqi town of Al-Qaim. Ge...


India To Hold Talks On Bilateral Trade, Investment

In a joint statement, the finance ministers highlighted a pact for each country to invest £120 million pounds in a joint fund under India's National Investment ...