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Israelis Elated, Palestinians Disappointed by Trump Visit

On Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters on Air Force One that President Trump "pressured" and was "very forceful" with both sides in the conflict, urging them to go back to the negotiating table. Netanyahu continued to thank T...

Japan's MSDF Plans Joint Drill With USS Ronald Reagan

Separately the US Treasury also hit a number of North Korean firms and two Russian companies trading with the country with economic sanctions. This photo exercise comes amid high tensions after North Korea has conducted several missile tests in r...

China makes concessions to Germany on electric car quotas

Russian Federation joined the chorus speaking out in favour of the climate accord. "I understand that if they decide to pull out it will be disappointing but I really don't think this will change the course of mankind", European Commission vice p...

Philippines Soldiers Killed In 'Friendly Fire' Air Strike In Marawi

Looking through the records of the Gulf War in the early '90s - that war was then a showcase to the world of USA military might at an era when CNN was first making its mark as a global TV cable network - we see that there were lots of deaths includ...

Ousted FBI director to testify June 8

After an open session in the morning, the committee will then be further briefed by Comey behind closed doors, said Sens. Another congressional source, who also requested anonymity, said Democrats were "informed and consulted" before the subpoenas ...

Trump White House Reportedly Proceeding To Reverse Obama-Era Punishment of Russian Federation

The compounds were bought by the Soviet government last century. R.C. Hammond, senior communications adviser for the State Department, told the newspaper in a statement that "The U.S. President Barack Obama had charged the compounds - one near ...

White House communications director resigns amid tensions

Just back from his nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe, Trump dismissed recent reports as " fake news ". Congressional investigations into the Russian Federation issue have expanded to include Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, AB...

Actress Gal Gadot discovers Wonder Woman's power in costume

For example, Diana Prince in a "boardroom" with old men who she quickly puts in their place, a quiet scene with a Native American man who talks about the injustice against his people and a fight scene after Diana Prince sees children being harmed...

Christy Clark to stay on as BC premier

The leaders of the BC Greens and the BC NDP intend to form a minority government . The two leaders, who announced their historic partnership Monday, signed the agreement as their fellow MLAs stood behind and applauded the new chapter in B.C.

Russian President Vladimir Putin warns West to 'stop intimidating North Korea'

Since the last resolution, the harshest to date, was adopted in November, an emphasis has been put on having all countries implement the sanctions measures - including China, which is the North's closest ally and is accused of laxity with loopholes.

Crews get air support as they battle Los Angeles brush fires

Some 115 firefighters were on the scene within 70 minutes and about 160 were there by 3:30 p.m., Stewart said . Marlea Grover, a 55-year-old Reseda resident, said she "had to close my windows because it smells very smoky, and it looks like very ba...

Is Donald Trump Uncertain?

Trump's first stop on the trip was in Saudi Arabia , where he spoke at a summit of the leaders of more than 50 Muslim and Arab nations. It was a message the region's autocratic leaders were pleased to hear following eight years of criticism on the...

Dixon emerges unhurt from Indy 500 crash

Dixon's vehicle flipped over and bounced around on the ground, but the safety cell managed to stay intact and Dixon was able to get out of the auto under his own power and walk away from the carnage. "I lift and let him go, trying to be the nice guy ...

Rouhani says hopeful Europe won't follow Trump's lead on Iran

They will gravitate to Rouhani, a moderate cleric who oversaw the negotiations with the West that culminated in the 2015 Comprehensive Agreement that capped Tehran's nuclear program and is anticipated to lead to the country's reintegration into the...

Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer

Police said the unidentified suspect resisted arrest before being taken into custody. Fortune said the man meant to harm Phoenix police and had been taking pictures of officers and posting them on social media, reports USA Today . The man, who was...

Election day ahead: Lib Dems take turn to launch manifesto

Richard Newby was greeted with a furious BBC Daily Politics host who quoted Vince Cable as he criticised the Lib Dems for including another Brexit vote in their manifesto. Access to finance is not the only obstacle that a Tim Farron-led governm...

Memorial Day fuel costs down

Normally, gasoline prices rise heading into the summer as refineries retool and put out more expensive blends created to reduce emissions associated with higher temperatures. The prices are even better in Desloge where gas can be purchased for as lit...

Yogi blames 'conspiracies' for law and order problems

Rahul Gandhi who has been holding marathon meetings with Congress leaders and AICC office bearers including those from tribal communities had made a decision to visit Dalit families affected by clashes but the lack of permission by Uttar Pradesh pol...

Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

One day earlier, Mr. Flynn invoked his Fifth Amendment right to avoid self-incrimination, writing in a letter to the committee that said he was declining to hand over documents that were subpoenaed by the panel as part of the probe. Mr Flynn was ap...

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

The number of people losing insurance in the next year is 14 million , the same as in the original Trumpcare. "I don't put the same reliance on everything they say ", MacArthur said . Therefore, the projected decrease in Medicaid coverage ...

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Forecast: Chilly Week Ahead With Some Rain

After the front passes Friday night , highs over next weekend will be back in the lower 70s! Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s. For Tuesday , skies will clear throug...

14 feared drowned in Andhra Pradesh boat mishap

The incident occurred at Ibrahimpatnam Ferry Ghat. More than 16 people were killed when the boat in which they were travelling capsized at Pavithra Sanghamam near Vijayawada. The...

President Trump Strikes Back at 'Short and Fat' Kim Jong Un

In this undated photo distributed on September 16, 2017, by the North Korean government, leader Kim Jong Un, center, celebrates what was said to be the test launch of an intermedi...

Xi Strongly Hopes to Develop China-S. Korea Relations

Moon congratulated Xi on the successful conclusion of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and his re-election as general secretary of the CPC Central C...

Humanitarian gesture: Pakistan allows wife to meet Kulbhushan Jhadav

Pakistan's foreign office in the national capital said it would allow Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet his wife. A note verbale has been sent in this regard to the Indian High Commis...

Barack Obama Shows Up in Chicago for Jury Duty; Not Chosen

Did you know I was coming?" he asked one man who held a copy of Obama's "Dreams From My Father". But he was not picked to serve as a juror. As happens most days, would-be jurors br...

North Korea Warns 'Spiritually Instable' Trump Against Reckless Remarks

The US Defense Department sent the letter in response to a request from two members of Congress for details regarding "expected casualty assessments in a conflict with North Kor...

Investigators have enough evidence to charge Michael Flynn, son

Federal investigators are also reportedly looking into allegations Flynn attempted to sidestep the extradition process and send the Turkish cleric Fethullah G├╝len, a rival of Tur...

Hezbollah says Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to quit

Hariri accused Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah of sowing strife in the Arab world in his resignation statement earlier on Saturday. Hariri's resignation toppled a coalitio...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Bush told Updegrove before the election, according to the book. His son, George W. Bush, didn't go as far as to vote for a Democrat but allegedly left the presidential ballot blank...

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Saudis destroy Houthi missile near Riyadh's Khaled airport

Saudis destroy Houthi missile near Riyadh's Khaled airport

Unconfirmed footage uploaded to Twitter appeared to show a volley of at least three missiles being fired from the ground at an undetermined location in Riyadh. The Saudi-led allian...

Penn study: Assaults increase after end of Daylight Saving Time

Penn study: Assaults increase after end of Daylight Saving Time

As a result of the time change, you will gain an extra hour of sleep Sunday morning. Some clocks still need to be manually adjusted, some computer systems need additional monitorin...

Jared Kushner Turns Over Documents to Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Jared Kushner Turns Over Documents to Special Counsel Robert Mueller

An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released on Sunday put Mr. Trump's approval rating at 38 percent - the lowest for the survey since February, when he was a month into his presiden...

What we know about the Thornton Walmart shooting

Court records also show Ostrem filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2015. Thornton police said a nationwide extradition homicide warrant has been issued for the 47-year-old Ostrem. ...

Tourists will be banned from climbing Australia's UIuru

Tourists will be banned from climbing Australia's UIuru

It chose to close the rock to climbers from October 26, 2019 - 34 years to the day since it was handed back to its traditional owners, the Anangu people, the Northern Territory N...