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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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Tech Giants Under Pressure Over Russian Opposition Leader's Posts

This follows a high-profile investigation into the men's relationship by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny . Navalny's producer Oxana Baulina said they have received a ...

New Horizons probe captures images at record distance from Earth

Prior to New Horizons' star shot, the image taken farthest from Earth was one of the Blue Marble snapped by the Voyager 1 spacecraft on February 14, 1990. These efforts could ...

Kremlin Is Aloof as Wounded Return After Fighting US in Syria

Syria is simply not within our nation's sphere of interest, nor is there anything to be gained by continued US military involvement in any of the proxy wars now being waged on i...

Saudi Arabia Pledges $1.5 Billion to Help Rebuild Iraq

It was also unclear how much of the $30 billion represented loans. "Iraq is required today to start a comprehensive reconstruction of the infrastructure and facilities that were ...

Donald Trump Wants To Replace Food Stamps With Meal Kits

Current USDA requirements say that able-bodied adults without children can only get three months of food stamps in three years unless they work or participate in a job training...

West Ham move further from EPL drop zone with Watford win

The win moved the Hornets up to 11th in the table with 30 points. West Ham United manager David Moyes praises striker Marko Arnautovic for his performance against Watford ...

Rights icon Asma Jahangir passes away

Her daughters were kidnapped and assaulted in 2008. "Despite our differences I always respected her for her fight for human rights and for standing up for her convictions", forme...

Westerville, Ohio officers killed in shooting

Joering was pronounced dead at the scene, while Morelli was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital. Westerville Police Chief Joe Morbitzer said Joering died on the scene, ...

Venezuelan Electoral Body Sets Presidential Election Date

The 2018 elections were originally scheduled to take place in December, but the ruling socialist party is eager to hold the elections as soon as possible, sensing its current advan...

Justice official quits amid Trump attacks

Sessions applauded Brand for her service to the DOJ, calling her "a lawyer's lawyer". Brand was confirmed by the Senate on May 22 following a Judiciary Committee hearing alongs...

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Kim Jong Un boasts of North Korea's 'world class military power'

Kim Jong Un boasts of North Korea's 'world class military power'

North Korean military parades typically feature thousands of goose-stepping troops and hundreds of armoured vehicles, culminating with missiles rolling through Kim Il Sung Square -...

One officer dead, two others shot while serving warrant near Atlanta

One officer dead, two others shot while serving warrant near Atlanta

The GBI said it has identified the suspect, but is withholding his name pending notification of his family. "They notified radio and a Locust Grove city police officer came to be...

Suspect In NFL Player's Death Has Bay Area DUI, Was Deported Twice

Suspect In NFL Player's Death Has Bay Area DUI, Was Deported Twice

Jackson and the driver of his ride-share auto Jeffrey Monroe were killed Sunday morning after a black Ford F-150 pickup driven by a 37-year-old undocumented immigrant man struck...

Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu for corruption

Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu for corruption

Netanyahu faces two corruption charges. Ynet reported that police are split on whether they have evidence to bring charges against Netanyahu on that that case. The law says t...

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Prices felt the blow of these revised projections and will likely continue to feel it for a few more days. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude declined 66 cents to $64.79, after...