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Assad: De-escalation Zones Real Chance for Reconciliation

Referring to the recent deal on de-escalation zones signed on May 4 by Turkey, Iran and Russian Federation, the three countries behind peace efforts in Syria, d...


Chinese President Xi Jinping says all countries should respect sovereignty, territorial integrity

Xi said: "Together we can build a broad community of shared interests". Proposed by Xi in 2013, the Belt and Road Initiative is a grand plan to connect Asia w...


Iraq PM: No US combat troops to stay in Iraq after IS

According to AP, the officials underlined that the discussions are ongoing and that nothing is finalised. After all, the last time US troops pulled out of Iraq,...


North Korea Open to Talks with US 'Under The Right Conditions

The North attempted but failed to test-launch ballistic missiles four consecutive times in the past two months but has conducted a variety of missile testing si...


Woman accused of stalking congressman because of health care vote

Marty Plunk told WMC . A Sheriff's official suggested to BuzzFeed that she did it because she was displeased with the Congressman's recent vote in support...


Florida Man Wrestles Giant Snakes for the Environment, Profit

Get the DUHtails at WBBH NBC News-2. A snake hunter in South Florida showed off his catch of the day - a 16-foot python. Although it was a payday for Crum...


Motel robbery suspect slain in Florida, K9 wounded

No deputies were injured. O'Shea was wanted by Raleigh Police for the May 2 armed robbery of a Super 8 motel at 5110 Holly Ridge Road, off Glenwood. When they a...


United States navy ship collides with South Korean fishing boat

The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser hit the South Korean fishing vessel at around 11:50 a.m., local time. The strike group includes the Vinson, embar...


Donald Trump, Not a Popular President or Baby Name

For boys, the top picks are Noah (which is the top boy's name four years running), Liam, William, Mason, and James. Some new names made the list this year, in...


Trump Riffs On Familiar Themes During Liberty Commencement Speech

President Trump's remarks Saturday on the Lynchburg, Virginia, campus marked his first commencement address as president, and his first extended public appearan...


Lawyers: Trump Had No Income From Russians, With Exceptions

The White House was caught off guard by the distribution and was not aware the photos would be distributed to TASS. Whoever takes the lead of the 30,000-stron...


Despite Terror Concerns, Trump Confident He Can Broker Peace Between Israelis, Palestinians

President Donald Trump meets with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, May 3, 2017, in Washington. "Mr. Trump ...


Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

Police detained the owner of a booth near the scene, for trying to prevent a bystander from helping the policeman who was under attack. The assailant was iden...


Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russian Federation investigation

The development come one day after the shock firing of FBI Director James Comey by President Donald Trump, and the subsequent reports in USA media that Comey la...


Trump's Comey firing came after Federal Bureau of Investigation subpoenaed Flynn associates

Before assuming office, Mr. Flynn discussed with the Russian ambassador in Washington the possibility of relaxing USA sanctions, according to leaked media re...


Pope to canonize 2 Fatima children a century after visions

After her initial appearance May 13, she requested that the children return on the 13th of each month until October, making similar requests in each conversatio...


South Korea's prez scraps state textbooks to 'normalise history education'

The leaders agreed to strengthen the alliance. In a sign of Washington's growing concern about the North, the Central Intelligence Agency announced Wednesday ...


Voters face straightforward choice between SNP and Tories - Nicola Sturgeon

Opinion polls giving May's Tories a lead of nearly 20 points over their main rivals, the Labour Party, could be wrong because United Kingdom surveys were misl...


Mexico Warns US Of Alternatives On Trade, Points To China

Now that he has been confirmed , Lighthizer will move to carry out the Trump Administration's trade agenda, including exploring ways to renegotiate NAFTA. Two ...


What Trump says Comey told him about being cleared

An individual familiar with Comey's thinking told CBS News on Friday that Comey is not anxious about the existence of any tapes. Trump wrote on Twitter Fr...


'Abusive' Pak man seeks meet with wife

It is pertinent to mention here that Dr. Uzma earlier this week alleged harassment and forced marriage against her Pakistani spouse. The husband alleged that ...


Senate committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russia documents, reports say

At Tuesday's press briefing, Spicer was asked why President Donald Trump waited 18 days to fire Flynn after Yates told the White House that Flynn had been "...


All black everything for Celtics before Game 6 at Wizards

The Celtics didn't do the same on Friday night, and will now have to deal with the Wizards again in a deciding Game 7 in Boston on Monday. Not since 1979 ha...


Carriers collecting food to Stamp Out Hunger

Last year, over 80.1 million pounds of food was collected nationwide, feeding an estimated 30 million people. In Fresno, Madera, Tulare and Kings counties, lett...


IS continues to be "active terrorist threat" to United States: intelligence chief

The hearing, which included the directors of six USA intelligence agencies, covered a broad range of worldwide threats, from Venezuela to Afghanistan. "Kabul's ...


Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal

Ivanka Trump has said she'll focus partially on climate change in her White House role, and helped set up a meeting during the transition period between her ...


Rugby World Cup draw

Considered New Zealand's greatest threat after equalling the All Blacks' tier-one world-record 17 Test wins before falling earlier this year to Ireland, England...


Flynn was warned not to accept foreign payments in 2014

Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, and Cummings both want the Army to rule on whether Flynn informed and asked permission for the payments from Russia...


Zuma ally returns to head South Africa power utility

Molefe left Eskom under a cloud following the release of the public protector's report into state capture late past year. A month later he was sworn in as a...


Moscow backs resumption of dialogue between Israel and Palestinians

The previous meeting between Putin and Abbas took place in April 2016, with the two officials discussing pressing regional problems, bilateral economic relation...


Did Sessions break recusal vow in helping fire Comey?

However, a former federal prosecutor drew attention to the fact that Sessions chose to recuse himself and was not instructed to do so by the Justice Departmen...


Donald Trump contradicts his own White House about James Comey firing timeline

He continued: "I'm not going to spend time on the decision or the way it was executed". The topic has all but consumed the West Wing, where Trump remained holed...


Pokemon Go Russian blogger found guilty

Sokolovsky, who pleaded not guilty, was sentenced to a suspended three-and-a-half years in prison. Lawyers for the defendant believe that world attention help...


Jewish leaders welcomes Emmanuel Macron's French victory

Polling suggests that En Marche and another centrist party, Modem, are now the choice of a narrow plurality-26 percent-of French voters, while Le Pen's party...


European Union raises eurozone growth outlook despite 'high uncertainty'

That is compared with predictions made in the winter of 1.6 per cent growth in 2017 and 1.8 per cent in 2018. "The high uncertainty that has characterized the...


Air Strike Hits Hizbullah Supply Depots at Damascus Airport

While Syrian government sources claim that the strikes targeted a fuel tank and warehouses, rebel groups say that the target was an arms depot operated by the I...


Philippines' Duterte visits Chinese warships in home town

Opposition legislator Gary Alejano, a former military officer, said that in the Asean summit, 'they (China) won by convincing Duterte not to include any state...


US troops killed, 1 injured in eastern Afghanistan

Two U.S. military service members have been killed after an anti-ISIS raid in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday, as reported by NBC News at 10:21 a.m., April ...


Le Pen's niece says will not seek re-election as French MP

Marechal-Le Pen, whom some in the party hope will eventually take over from her aunt, and who always gets loud applause at party rallies, is more conservative o...


ACLU warns Texas travelers about 'sanctuary city' law

The American Civil Liberties Union has issued a warning about traveling to Texas because of the state's new law banning so-called sanctuary cities. "It's eith...


Federal gov't relaxes nutrition standards for school lunches

US Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue , in one of his first acts after his Senate confirmation last week, signed a proclamation that postpones sodium red...


Army kills 50 Afghan forces in border fight

Afghan forces today opened fire on Pakistani security personnel in the restive Balochistan province, killing at least three persons, including a woman, and inju...


Every Marvel Cinematic Universe movie ranked, including GotG Vol. 2

It was a film not based on a massively popular comic book property like Spider-man or Iron Man, nor was it expressly tied to Marvel's other flagship series T...


Syria accuses Israel of bombing outpost near Damascus

According to " senior " Syrian rebel sources who spoke to Reuters , the blasts allegedly struck an ammunition warehouse "used by Iranian-backed forces". It rar...


Trump to Renegotiate NAFTA Rather Than Withdraw

The monthly global auto report says restrictions could harm the American auto industry, which is a major supplier of auto parts to Canada and, in particular, ...


10 things we learned from FBI Director James Comey's Senate hearing

It makes me mildly nauseous to think we might have had some impact on the election". On October 28, 2016, Comey had written a letter to lawmakers saying the...


Palestinian hunger strike heightens tension with Israel

The ad drew widespread criticism from Palestinians and a call to boycott the chain, which issued a quick apology. Translation: Barghouti, if you already broke...


Energy bills could continue to rise after Tory price cap, PM admits

Then party leader Ed Miliband's plan was dismissed as proof he was "living in a Marxist universe". The majority of businesses, from airlines to supermarkets...


Turkey, Israel clash over Jerusalem

Israel's Foreign Ministry responded in a statement issued on Monday night. In a statement Monday, the Foreign Ministry condemned Erdogan's comments, saying ...


North Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

The other two Americans already held in North Korea are Otto Warmbier, a 22-year-old student, and Kim Dong Chul, a 62-year-old Korean-American missionary. A thi...