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Syria and Hizbollah blame Israel for raid near Damascus airport

Israeli media meanwhile are saying the military knocked out a drone that had infiltrated from Syria. Earlier in the day, a large explosion was reported near t...


Turkish military says kills 14 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

The U.S. deployment in Manbij intentionally put Americans in the middle of that rivalry, hoping to cool it down. Under these circumstances concerns of the Uni...


US seeks tough NKorea action, but China shows no inclination

He is due to chair a meeting with UN Security Council foreign ministers today, where he said he would stress the need for members to fully implement existing sa...


Things you need to know about Caitlyn Jenner

The idea started taking root in her mind after years of being approached at speaking events by supporters saying that she should consider running. "I met Khloe...


UK's May to Japan's Abe

Mr Abe said it is his expectation that stakeholders and investors from outside the European Union will be able to have "clear future prospects" following Brexit...


Police Arrest Cincinnati Man For Machete Attack On Transy Student

The attack reportedly left two women wounded with injuries that were not life-threatening. The university announced on Twitter that the campus has reopened bu...


France's dark Nazi history colors presidential campaign

Referring to Le Pen's party, the Real Madrid coach and former France worldwide says that he is "far from all these ideas, from this National Front". French pr...


Turkish Authorities Block Access to Wikipedia

Saturday. According to Turkish media, the provisional order would need to be backed by a full court ruling in the next few days. When attempting to access t...


Liberal Leader Christy Clark explains difference between Liberal, NDP donations

She has called on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to ban shipments of thermal coal through the province's ports after the USA imposed tariffs of up to 24 per ce...


Pentagon to investigate Flynn's payments from foreign groups

Kislyak. The Department of Defense's acting inspector informed the House committee that it had started its own investigation into Flynn's activities earlier t...


Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

The new effort appears to be an attempt to show progress before Trump hits 100 days in office, a key date for an administration that almost across the board h...


Secret briefing on Trump's Korea plan

Tensions have escalated since Trump took office three months ago, determined to halt Pyongyang's nuclear and missile advances. The briefing team was to meet lat...


Charity worker freed from jail in Egypt credits Pres. Trump for release

Pretty early on we even get a quick scroll through The Washington Posts write up of Hijazi and co's return, because the best videos always have walls of tex...


Protesters Overrun Parliament In Macedonia

Scores of protesters have broken through a police cordon and stormed Macedonia's parliament, attacking politicians amid anger over the election of an ethnic Alb...


Early indication of China doing better job on North Korea

China believes the exercises destabilize the situation with North Korea and that if the USA curtailed them the Kim Jong-Un regime might agree to deescalate...


Dispute over health payments defused, spending bill on track

Partisan disagreements over the environment, abortion and GOP efforts to reverse Obama-era financial regulations continue to dog the negotiations, but both the ...


Trump says 'major conflict' with North Korea is possible

Harris said North Korea's pursuit of an atomic arsenal and the long-range missiles to deliver nuclear weapons came at the expense of the North Korean people, ...


USA sets up missile defence in S. Korea as North shows power

US lawmakers have been seeking a clear White House strategy following repeated North Korean missile tests and fears it could conduct a sixth nuclear bomb test. ...


"Sanctuary" bill heads back to Senate after marathon House debate

AUSTIN, Texas ― The Texas House of Representatives approved a bill on Thursday that would put a statewide ban on "sanctuary" policies aimed at forcing local ...


Jets take LSU safety Jamal Adams with No. 6 pick

The Giants have been searching for a flexible, versatile EDGE rusher who can generate pressure from the second level as a linebacker and take sub-snaps as a s...


Trump at 100 days: 'It's a different kind of presidency'

Republicans who slammed the growing national debt under President Barack Obama have said they are open to Trump's tax plan, even though it could add trillio...


Madonna expresses her displeasure about planned biopic

Voted number one past year, The Black List script charts Madonna's struggle during the 80s, her move from MI to NY, and her eventual rise to stardom in an i...


Moses: Bring On Everton After Massive Win Over Southampton

Chelsea winger Eden Hazard has said that his side's 4-2 win over Southampton will put pressure on Tottenham Hotspur ahead of their London derby with Cr...


Sharks scramble to season's end but come up short

If that's the case, it's been one heck of a ride for the top two picks of the 1997 NHL Draft. They have made the Sharks one of the league's top teams during the...


France 'has proof' Assad regime was behind Syria chemical weapon attack

Lavrov says claims that the experts were warned by a United Nations body against traveling there because it's unsafe are "lies", adding that Moscow went back to...


Death toll in Venezuela's political protests rises to 26

Demonstrations against President Maduro began almost a month ago and since then, 15 people have died around protests-including one National Guard sergeant-and 1...


Boar-ed: Wild Swine Kill ISIS Fighters in Iraq

The tribesmen had fled to the mountains when IS captured the nearby town of Hawija three years ago. Kirkuk officials have requested the Iraqi government bri...


McDonald's employees helped nab the Facebook murder suspect

That's when Stephens' vehicle is seen on the surveillance video. Employees at the McDonald's on Buffalo Road, in Harborcreek Township, said a drive-through at...


Harry Styles Is Spending an Entire Week on The Late Late Show

The Late Late Show sent Directioners into meltdown by announcing the news in a video of James having a chat on FaceTime with the Sign Of The Times singer. "I ...


Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother appeals for son's release, seeks to meet him

The Pakistan Army had also released a "confessional video" of Jadhav after his arrest. Mr Jadhav has been accused of spying and so, Pakistan had followed due pr...


Trump strategy on North Korea: 'Maximum pressure and engagement'

North Korea has celebrated the 105th anniversary of the birthday of Kim Il-sung, its founding president, with an huge military parade - and an escalation of rh...


US Congress investigates links between Trump and Russian Federation

In the Capitol, the House Russia investigation has drawn the most attention by far - beginning with FBI Director James Comey's stunning revelation last month ...


China launches 1st domestically-made aircraft carrier

Once the Type 001A is officially commissioned-which may take another two to three years after its initial launch-China will have a grand total of two aircraft...


Trump, Australia prime minister to meet next month in NYC

Turnbull met with U.S. Defence Secretary James Mattis in the Afghan capital, Kabul during a surprise visit to Australian troops in Iraq and Afghanistan on Sunda...


Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

Tillerson is considering the request, he said , "and we expect that Washington will have a constructive reaction". Once upon a time, Trump mused about how we...


Somalia drought fuelling piracy - US Africa command head

He said that China's claim that it was building logistical facilities in Djibouti was not correct because Beijing was actually creating a full-fledged military ...


Amid Oppisition protest, Kerala Minister MM Mani says 'didn't insult women'

Chennithala will also write to CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury demanding the ouster of Mani, who he said has "shamed Kerala by abusing women", which has...


Bengal not letting central schemes percolate down: Amit Shah

Sitting on the floor of Raju Mahali's house at Dakkhin Katiajote village in Naxalbari, he had a meal of rice, moong dal, "potol" (a kind of gourd) fry, squash c...


NASDAQ Tops 6K For First Time Ever

The NASDAQ hasn't soared this much since the dot.com bubble of the early 2000s. Not surprisingly, these five tech ompanies are also the top five largest compo...


PACE degrades Turkey's status to 'under monitoring'

The assembly adopted the recommendations of observers by 113 votes to 45, with 12 abstentions. The Council of Europe's Parliamentary Assemby (PACE) has put Tu...


Amber Heard In A Relationship With Elon Musk

Simply captioning the image with " cheeky ", Heard confirms that her and the South African born businessman are an item. TMZ reports that Heard went zip ...


N.Korea detains US citizen; at least 3rd American being held

Tony Kim, 58, taught accounting at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology for about a month. Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea are parti...


Trump administration to issue new Syria sanctions

The US believes it made the nerve agent that killed more than 80 people in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun. Syria, however, has denied this. Treasury ...


Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to U.S.

When referring to that decision, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov recalled that there is the Mission to clarify the possible facts about the use of chemic...


North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

North Korea has conducted several missile and nuclear tests despite United Nations sanctions and claims it has developed a missile that could strike the USA mai...


Police hurt in clashes outside far-right AfD convention in Cologne

Around 50,000 demonstrators were expected at the party congress to discuss policies for September's national elections, while police deployed 4,000 officers. Ju...


Turkey's premier calls on opposition to respect referendum

Turkey's ruling AK Party had set out plans earlier Wednesday for Erdogan to gradually take back the party reins, in a sign it would begin implementing changes a...


Destruction in fight to take west Mosul worse than east

The extremists were driven out of the eastern half of Mosul, the country's second-largest city, in January. An officer with the antiterrorism forces said ISIS...


Artiles hired former Playboy model, Hooters girl as consultants

He called the Jacksonville senator a "bitch" and a "girl". Bullard is "seriously considering" a run after Artiles resigned Friday morning after the fallout fr...


Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

In an executive order , Trump has asked the Treasury Department to review all tax regulations put in place since previous year to determine if they pose any un...