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Nigerian leader meets with 82 Chibok schoolgirls

The news shook Africa's most populous country even as it rejoiced in the Chibok schoolgirls' return. Photos distributed Sunday by the government showed the wo...


North Korea detains another American citizen, news agency reports

The Pyongyang University of Science and Technology is the only privately funded university in North Korea and is unique for having a large number of foreign s...


The North Korea non-issue

North Korea, a nation that has long had an antagonistic relationship with the United States, and has been in the news a fair deal lately following their testing...


City of Montreal declares state of emergency from flooding

A spokesman urged residents to stay away from heavily flooded areas after a 37-year-old man and two-year-old girl were swept away into the Sainte-Anne River whi...


Sally Yates, James Clapper: Trump White House warned about Flynn

Yates said she told White House counsel Donald McGahn on January 26 that Flynn had not told the truth about his conduct, and that made him susceptible to blackm...


British PM May's Conservatives open up record lead - ICM poll

Now, as we launch the campaign for the SNP #GE2017 team for the North East of Scotland, we intend to tame the Tory pride. Ruth Davidson was campaigning in t...


2 doctors killed in penthouse of Boston luxury condo

Boston Municipal Court Judge Michael C. Bolden ordered Teixeira, who is now on probation for a 2016 larceny case, held without bail after pleas of not guilty t...


Kushner sister accused of trading on family

Lawmakers across party lines have expressed concerns about EB-5 visas for decades. Some critics have urged the government to abolish it entirely. Attendees we...


White House: Trump still committed to $1T infrastructure plan

The administration did not mention the gas tax in its tax reform pitch released last week, which promised "the biggest individual and business tax cut in Amer...


Chibok girls 113 kidnapped students still with Boko Haram - BBOG tells FG

With the release of the 82 girls, the fate of an additional 113 who remain in captivity remains uncertain. Numerous kidnapped girls, most of whom were Christi...


French put pro-EU Macron into presidency, dash Le Pen hopes

The prospect of a Le Pen victory had prompted serious concerns about a global right-wing, nationalist resurgence that brought Trump to power and saw Britain vot...


Judges raise thorny questions about revised Trump travel ban

Perhaps the most compelling argument against the ban on Monday came not from the ACLU's lawyer but from Sally Yates, the former acting attorney general whom T...


Ismail Haniya, Hamas new political leader

Chania became Chairman of the Hamas political Bureau, replacing in this post, Khaled Mashaal, who led the radicals in 1996. Haniyeh's rise was the latest sign...


Yates stands by her decision not to defend Trump's travel ban

Yates's testimony has been the subject of much debate and speculation after an earlier date for her to testify before a different committee was canceled over a ...


Tories win majority of council seats in East Renfrewshire election

The SNP has lost its overall majority in Dundee, although it remains the largest party there with 14 councillors. If replicated at the general election on 8 J...


North Korea-Malaysia football match to be played in Pyongyang

In January previous year, North Korea also arrested Otto Warmbier, a US college student who had traveled to the country as a tourist. The American who has b...


North Korea detains another US citizen

Warmbier was sentenced to 15 years in 2016 for stealing a propaganda banner and for "crimes against the state". Officials have held Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo ...


Israel says Palestinian hunger strike leader ate in secret

Barghouti's wife said the footage was " fake " and meant to break the morale of the hunger strike's participants. "Palestinians deserve to live freely i...


Cassini probe finds vast void between Saturn's rings

The images of Saturn released by NASA were captured by its spacecraft Cassini during its tour to the planet. Cassini travels through the gap at a relative...


Trump's travel ban goes before federal appeals court

President Donald Trump is expected to announce 10 nominees to federal courts Monday, an adviser to the President confirmed to CNN . Audio of the 2:30 p.m. Ha...


Chelsea path to title eased as Tottenham falls to West Ham

If you want to be a champion, these are games you have to win. It was only Tottenham's fourth loss in 35 games this campaign, but the other setbacks came ag...


Trump Administration Eviscerates EPA Advisory Board

But with the end of the members' terms , he said the agency wanted a complete vetting of all of those nominated to serve on the board before deciding who ser...


Russian Federation says has stopped bombing proposed Syria safe zones

The Russian statements could also signal an effort to limit United States strikes against Syrian government forces, like the one carried out in retaliation for ...


Fresh horses await Derby winner Always Dreaming in Preakness

Together, they harnessed their collective talents to win the Kentucky Derby. Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming is scheduled to arrive at Pimlico Race Cour...


Nigeria's Buhari to go to London for more medical tests - spokesman

President Muhammadu Buhari met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Sund...


Obama asks Congress to show courage

After a failed attempt - and weeks of dramatic vote-counting and debate - House Republicans managed Thursday to pass the American Health Care Act, bringing the ...


Yates: I warned White House that Flynn could be blackmailed

Yates is expected to illuminate what led to the ouster of Michael Flynn. She did not specify what that was. Two top officials of former President Barack Obama...


Isis Afghan leader Abdul Hasib killed in raid

The target of the attack was ISIS leader Sheikh Abdul Hasib , whose death was confirmed on Sunday, according to ABC News . US officials had initially su...


Duterte visits Chinese warships in home town

The chairman's statement also said the leaders reaffirmed the importance of enhancing mutual trust and confidence, exercising self-restraint in the conduct of a...


North Korea Accuses CIA Of Trying To Assassinate Kim Jong

The CIA and Seoul's Intelligence Services (IS) have "ideologically corrupted and bribed a DPRK citizen surnamed Kim" to carry out the attack on Jong-Un, the sta...


Turkish armed forces strike back at PYD positions in Syria

The Trump administration fired 59 cruise missiles at a Syrian air base in central Syria in the wake of the attack, marking the first time the US has directly st...


Canada's Come From Away a leading Tony contender

Dear Evan Hansen received nine nominations, including best musical and one for lead actor Ben Platt . The nominees for Best Musical are expected to inclu...


North Korea: CIA Plotting Biochem Attack On Kim Jong

The idea was apparently to deliver some kind of slow-acting poison, possibly at a military parade, that would kill the North Korean leader over the course of si...


Kapil Mishra 'shares evidence' against Arvind Kejriwal in Rs 400 crore scam

Mishra, credited with drastically reducing water bills, expanding the water network and making the Delhi Jal Board profitable, said Jain had told him earlier th...


Fired by Trump, former acting AG to testify on Russian Federation

On Twitter, Trump tried to shift blame for vetting Flynn to the Obama administration, which granted the retired general top secret security clearance in 2012, w...