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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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Died former first lady of the USA Barbara Bush

In the same conversation, she said she didn't fear death for herself or "my precious George". She struggled with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in her final years. U....

Syria strikes spark opposition in the West

Nor is there any indication that the strikes will deter the regime of President Bashar al-Assad from using chemical weapons against civilians again. The hawkish US ambassador to...

Sioux City Younkers to close, according to reports

It appears the end is near for Bon-Ton. The Bon-Ton's parent company, which has corporate offices in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, operates more than 250 stores under several namep...

Narendra Modi Sweden visit: 10 things on PM's agenda

Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Löfven. After attending an Indian community event here late on Tuesday night, Modi will depart for London on ...

Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation Monday

Idsinga says Kanagaratnam's remains were found at a home McArthur used as storage for his landscaping business. He was not on file as missing in Canada. McArthur was arrested in Ja...

United States bans sales to Chinese phone-maker ZTE

Stephen Hadley, national security adviser under President George W. Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall ...

Russian Federation on wrong side of Syria war: Mike Pence warns Putin

United States Vice President Michael Pence on Saturday said that Russian Federation is "on the wrong side of the war" while referring to recent strikes on Syria by the U.S. This w...

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

Al-Jaafari was quoted by SANA news agency as saying that the Syrian government was ready to facilitate the teams' entry into any point in Douma, Eastern Ghouta's largest town. But ...

Trump Promises to Lay Off States with Legal Marijuana

While many states have decriminalized or legalized marijuana use, the drug is still illegal under federal law, which created a conflict between federal and state law. "Since the ca...

Zuckerberg testimony tells us nothing new about privacy

And the tech illiteracy of numerous senators hampered the efficacy of much of the questioning , with Zuckerberg at times having to explain basic features of the social network...

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Watch Yankees vs. Red Sox

Watch Yankees vs. Red Sox

Tyler Austin slid into second base hard on a force out causing the benches to clear, but nothing happened as the players just conversed on the diamond. Austin carried over the ...

Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Lawmakers at a White House meeting on trade say that President Trump is eyeing a re-entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership after making the United States' exit from the trade...

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killi...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

When he toppled former Prime Minister Tony Abbott in 2015, Mr Turnbull justified the move by noting that Mr Abbott had trailed the Labor opposition party in 30 consecutive New...

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi Air Forces announced Wednesday the interception of two missiles fired from Yemen, including one towards Riyadh, Al Arabiya local news reported. "The missile force carried...