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Trump mum about failed N. Korea missile launch

Frankly, we have no choice'. Due to the limited number of larger transporters available, North Korea is restricted to displaying only a few of its potentially...


Trump claims immunity as President in lawsuit

And they are preparing to put the president under oath as the lawsuit moves toward trial. The president's lawyer offered that defense in response to a lawsu...


Statement: US national security adviser arrives s Kabul

Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani met with US National Security Adviser Herbert McMaster to discuss issues related to security and counterterrorism, Ghani's ...


North Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles: Japan PM

Known as the " Day of the Sun ", the biggest national day in the country's calender is being widely tipped as a possible date to launch a sixth atomic test. Whi...


Trump warns North Korea: 'Gotta behave'

On a visit to the border between North and South Korea earlier in the day, Pence said that the United States "era of strategic patience" with Pyongyang was ov...


Take Action: Palestinian Political Prisoners Launch Mass Hunger Strike

Barghouti is serving multiple life sentences for murder for his role in the deadly uprising of the second Palestinian intifada in the early 2000s. Gaza, (Alre...


Could Russia Have Stopped the US Strike on Syria?

Cavusoglu also said Ankara has been on a "different page" with Moscow on Assad since the beginning, adding that Turkey "would have given up its principles if ...


Shark kills 17-year-old surfer in southern Australia

It was initially reported she was fighting for her life, but it was later confirmed she died in Esperance Hospital . She was later pronounced dead at the hospi...


Is 'SNL' Live Tonight? Season 42 Goes Live Coast-To-Coast

Harry Styles performed a new track during his impressive Saturday Night Live ( SNL ) solo debut . Jimmy Fallon hosted the first Saturday Night Live that ...


Pence aims to reassure allies amid North Korea threat

Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference yesterday that the government was always collecting and analysing information about North...


Assad claims Syria chemical attack was 'fabrication', in face of evidence

According to data of the Russian Defense Ministry, Syrian warplanes delivered an air strike on April 4 that hit workshops where terrorists were producing muniti...


Putin told Tillerson why US-Russian ties in bad state

Asked about Russia's prior knowledge about the Syrian government's alleged use of chemical weapons, Trump said it's "possible", but " unlikely " that Russian...


Second cop fired after new video shows him punching suspect

Moving quickly, police fired McDonald Thursday afternoon. Bongiovanni's firing was announced later that evening after police said video posted online contra...


India calls off maritime talks with Pakistan

Spokesperson for the Pakistan High Commission Khawaja Maaz Tariq told the daily that the meeting had been rescheduled. According to the report, Pakistan polic...


Syrian TV says dozens killed in blast near evacuation buses

The bloody mayhem that followed the Saturday attack only deepened the resentment of the transfer criticized as population engineering. They were to be transport...


Clinton shares thoughts on Syria at fundraiser in Houston

Former Secretary of State John Kerry insisted he was "gratified" that Trump had attacked Syria, adding that he believes more military action would be a way for ...


US berates Syria at OPCW meeting on Syria chemical attack

The assault last Tuesday in Syria's Idlib Province led President Trump to authorize the USA military two days later to fire 59 cruise missiles at a Syrian gover...


May says highly likely Syrian government behind poison gas attack

He continued, " they fabricated the whole story in order to have a pretext for the attack ". On Wednesday Syria's ally Russian Federation vetoed a UN Security...


BC party leaders partake in Sikh celebration

In regards to claims that people already living in the province still can't find housing, Clark says it's municipalities' responsibility to solve the problem. H...


Haley: 'We Think' Regime Change Is Likely To Happen In Syria

The cabinet minister's intervention comes as the West unleashes a new diplomatic drive on the back of the retaliatory missile strikes launched by Donald Trump's...


Trump signs resolution allowing US states to block family planning funds

Planned Parenthood claims just 3 percent of federal dollars go to abortions. The law is a gain for anti-abortion conservatives bent on defunding Planned Par...


Massive US bomb death toll rises to 94

The Afghan Ministry of Defense said in a statement that several IS caves and ammunition caches were destroyed by the bomb. Pakistani villagers living near the...


No winners if Korea war breaks out - China foreign minister

Speaking to the Associated Press in an interview Friday, North Korea's vice foreign minister said that any sign of "reckless" military aggression on the part ...


Orlando Sentinel named Pulitzer Prize finalist for Pulse coverage

The " Breaking News Reporting " prize was ultimately won by the staff of the East Bay Times in Oakland, California, for their "relentless coverage" of a fir...


Srinagar by-polls: Farooq Abdullah leads

The Election Commission conducted re poll on Friday in 38 polling stations which were worst hit by the poll day violence. The National Conference leader got 4...


Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US

On Jan 16 the U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice confirmed this fact in an interview with NPR saying , "We were able to get the Syrian government to v...


South African markets fall sharply after S&P downgrade

The ANC, Zuma's party, also chastised three of its senior leaders who had, in a break from party tradition, openly criticized the president's actions last week....


Trump's sudden reversal on Chinese trade disappoints steel workers

We had the most handsome piece of chocolate cake that you've ever seen, and President Xi was enjoying it, and I was given the message from the generals that the...


Cillizza: Being president is hard: The education of Donald Trump

In the meantime, the White House has been sending mixed signals concerning Syria and Assad. "To Assad: Don't use chemical weapons", he said . At the end ...


Trump declares US-Russia relations may be at 'all-time low'

Tillerson met President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov for discussions that were meant to tackle, primarily, the fight against Daesh and safe...


Timeline of North Korea's claimed nuclear tests

Pence is visiting South Korea beginning Sunday, part of an Asia-Pacific trip that comes amid indications that North Korea is potentially preparing its sixth nuc...


Jury begin 6th day of deliberations in Aaron Hernandez trial

Their relatives wept and fled the courtroom after the verdict, a stunning defeat for the Suffolk district attorney's office. Hernandez faces two counts of fir...


Shops reopen after fire at Bellagio retail annex

Gusty winds fanned the flames, forcing employees to evacuate tony stores such as Tiffany & Co. and Chanel. UPDATE AT 1 P.M. APRIL 14: A spokesperson for the f...


Iraq says Islamic State has lost most of the land it seized

Iraqi soldiers look on as smoke rises from the Qayyarah area, some 60 kilometres (35 miles) south of Mosul, on October 19, 2016, as Iraqi forces take part in an...


Talk of any secret understanding with Trinamool false: Rajnath Singh

BJP won the bypolls in Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Assam while Congress won the Karnataka seats. The BJP's vote share has gone up b...


Funeral for Dr. Mark Wainberg takes place today in Montreal

A trailblazer in HIV/AIDS research, Wainberg was internationally recognized for his role in the discovery in 1989 of 3TC or Lamivudine , a drug that is used in...


Manifesto-Writing Fugitive Found Camping On Wisconsin Farm

Last Friday, Rock County, Wisconsin Sheriff Robert Spoden said the fugitive is "angry at all government officials...he has a dislike for anyone that has authori...


Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to condemn Syria chemical attack

Tillerson, who said prior to this visit that Russia was either complicit or incompetent regarding Syrian use of chemical weapons, sidestepped the issue or any R...


No knowledge of Jadhav's whereabouts, working to get him back: MEA

All major political parties - the Congress, ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and the Shiv Sena, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena and All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Mu...


Fired officers had previously arrested same man

Two Georgia officers fired after they were caught on video kicking and punching a man during a traffic stop had previously arrested the same man. Police said ...


Iran's president resisters to run in May elections

The 56-year-old has emphasised his concern for the poor and the high levels of unemployment - considered a weak spot for President Hassan Rouhani who also regis...


Alabama state's 2nd female governor takes the reins

Bentley did not wait for the outcome of impeachment proceedings in the State House linked to his affair with former advisor Rebekah Mason that was made public i...


Canada introduces bill to legalize recreational marijuana

Anyone caught driving with prohibited levels of THC in their blood would face punishment. The penalty depends on whether someone was hurt or killed during the o...


Experts in Turkey to probe alleged Syrian chemical attack

And Assad said he could "only allow any investigation when it's impartial, when we make sure that unbiased countries will participate in this delegation in orde...


WashPo: Judge granted Federal Bureau of Investigation warrant to monitor Trump aide Carter Page

Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski arrives at Trump Tower, November 22, 2016 in New York City. Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, his ...


Boy, 8, takes van to McDonald's

That's exactly what an eight-year-old OH boy did earlier this week when he fancied a trip to a nearby McDonald's with his little sister. Not just him alone, T...


At least 4 people shot at Atlanta transit station

The shooting was "targeted, but isolated", MARTA's Police Chief Wanda Dunham said, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution newspaper. "Everybody's sitti...


Canada commemorates centenary of pivotal Vimy WWI battle

Vimy was the most successful part of the Battle of Arras in April 1917, as the Canadians pushed up and captured the strategically important ridge from the Germa...


'Coward': CIA Director Pompeo Sounds Off on Assange, WikiLeaks

Since taking office, though, the Trump administration has found itself on the receiving end of WikiLeaks disclosures. " WikiLeaks walks like a foreign inte...


Micah Harris' Forecast: Scattered showers and storms today

At this point Easter Sunday is looking dry. Thursday will start out sunny but clouds will build in through the day. Daily rain chances return beginning Fri...