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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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Penn Station Construction Begins Today, Triggering Delays for Commuters

This was not known immediately, on Twitter New Jersey Transit . Train service reductions and schedule changes will force travelers from New Jersey and Long Island to find altern...

OH shooting: 1 dead, 8 wounded in ambush at gender reveal party

It was a typically "tranquil" summer Saturday in an OH neighborhood as people gathered at an afternoon gender-reveal party that stretched into the night in the Cincinnati area. ...

Besiktas beg Diego Costa to sign, before switching to Selena Gomez

Despite finishing the 2016/17 season as top scorer as Chelsea cruised to the Premier League title, Costa looked destined to leave Stamford Bridge after he was told in no uncertai...

Trump 'Absolutely' Still Wants Mexico To Pay For A Wall

In recent months, Donald Trump's antagonism toward Mexico seems to have taken a backseat to his many other feuds-with Germany, Mika Brzezinski , and CNN, among others-not to me...

Another bump in ties with US

American and Chinese officials agree that the two country's presidents spoke Sunday over the phone. According to the White House readout of the call, Trump brought up the threa...

The White House Gender Pay Gap Is Worse Than The US Average

She's more than willing to tweet about closing the gender pay gap to build her personal brand, write with a straight face that she was "proud to work towards this goal alongsid...

Maryland AG issues statement on request for information on voters

The spokesman said the commission has data from every voter in all 46 counties, but that data does not contain information such as party ID and voting history. SC finally received...

Total Plows Into Iran, Leaving Shell, BP on Sidelines

Total signed a preliminary deal with Iran in November as the lead partner alongside China National Petroleum Corporation ( CNPC ) and Iran's Petropars . Negotiations between Tehr...

No state budget after shutdown's first day

Christie is demanding that the $34.7 billion state budget include a provision requiring that Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield spend some of its reserve fund on public health initiati...

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrest suspect in case of missing Chinese scholar

The 28-year-old IL man charged with kidnapping a Chinese scholar now believed to be dead was among a select few admitted to the University of Illinois' highly competitive physic...

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GST will unify the country's economy

GST will unify the country's economy

The biggest tax reform since independence - GST - will pave the way for realisation of the goal of One Nation - One Tax - One Market. The sharpest critics of the Goods and Ser...

Germany to Prohibit Erdogan Rally in Hamburg

Germany to Prohibit Erdogan Rally in Hamburg

New tensions are rising between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, whose ties were already strained, as Erdogan wants to hold a political rally in Germany on the s...

Did environmental policies ignite Utah's Brian Head wildfire?

Did environmental policies ignite Utah's Brian Head wildfire?

CNN included the Brain Head Fire in its roundup on the "blistering hot spell" thats working its way through the western United States. After surveying the largest fire in the na...

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, accused of lying in LaVoy Finicum shooting in OR, indicted

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, accused of lying in LaVoy Finicum shooting in OR, indicted

Those shots were fired by state troopers. At worst, they said, he might have been kicked off the team and reassigned. The case was being investigated by the Justice Department'...

Middle East Kurdish-led forces encircle Raqqa city, tighten noose on IS

Middle East Kurdish-led forces encircle Raqqa city, tighten noose on IS

Now, ISIS is losing its grip - besieged by USA coalition airstrikes and America's allies on the ground, a rag-tag army known as the Syrian Democratic Forces. Zeid, a prince fr...