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Palestinians seek Pizza Hut boycott for 'mocking hunger strike'

The worldwide franchise of "Pizza Hut" has apologized for mocking the leader of the hunger strike, held by Palestinian detainees in Israeli prisons. The franc...


Mishra challenges Kejriwal to a poll battle

He also claimed that sacked Minister Kapil Mishra's charge of Jain handing out Rs 2 crore to Kejriwal was linked to the alleged land deal. In August 2015, Mr Mi...


George under a mandatory evacuation

Officials say a huge wildfire threatening homes near the Georgia-Florida state line is expected to keep growing after recently escaping the boundaries of the ...


French voters propel unlikely lad Emmanuel Macron to Presidency

Vive la France for rejecting far-right Trumpite Marine Le Pen and everything she represents; xenophobia, ultra-nationalism, neo-fascism, anti-Semitism, and fear...


Trump protects religious liberty in new exec order

Before signing the order and a National Day of Prayer proclamation, Trump announced that he'll be traveling later this year to Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Va...


Syrian forces clash with rebels in new Russian 'de-escalation' zone

With the help of Russian Federation and Iranian-backed militias, the Syrian government has gained the military upper hand in the six-year conflict. The aircra...


Matt Harvey Addresses 3-Game Suspension, Breaking Team Curfew in Statement

T.J. Rivera delivered a game-tying RBI double in the fifth, and Curtis Granderson tied the game again with a pinch-hit, run-scoring double in the sixth. Confort...


The Pairing of Two Franchises: The LA Clippers and Star Wars

That month clearly has a deep connection to Star Wars for many fans. He celebrated May The Fourth by sharing his fanboy pictures with some of the films stars,...


South Korean Election: Exit Polls Forecast Win for Liberal Moon

Park is in custody awaiting trial over corruption for offering governmental favours to top businessmen - including Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong - who allegedly bri...


Macron joins Hollande for WWII Victory Day parade

I respect them", he said. "It is my responsibility to hear them". Meanwhile, Arnaud de Bresson, the chief executive of lobbying group Paris Europlace, said Ma...


North Korea calls Sen. Cory Gardner 'human dirt' with no body hair

A foreign-funded university in North Korea confirmed Monday the arrest of a United States citizen - the second linked to the school held in two weeks amid tensi...


House passes $1.1T spending deal to fund government

Including Upton and Long, The Associated Press has counted 21 GOP lawmakers opposing the Republican bill, one shy of the 22 needed to kill it, assuming all Demo...


Trump's Revised Travel Ban Faces Legal Action in Virginia

An earlier, more sweeping travel ban was also blocked by federal courts. The two-hour hearing before the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Virginia focused p...


Trudeau congratulates Macron on election as French president

Trump, whose beliefs are seen as radically different to Macron's, tweeted congratulations on a "big win" and said he looked forward to working with him. Macro...


Turkey Will be the Next Syria

Forty terrorists were killed at Iraq's Mt. Sinjar, and another 49 at Syria's Mt. Karacok in April 25 airstrikes by Turkish forces against the PKK and the PYD an...


Okefenokee wildfire spreads, forces evacuations in Georgia

Smoke is seen during sunset as the West Mims fire burns in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge , Georgia, U.S.in a photo released April 29, 2017. The area ...


UK's Labour leader says he won't try to reverse Brexit

With the polls suggesting the Conservatives are on course for a commanding victory, Mr Corbyn has been blamed by many Labour MPs for making the party unelectabl...


A timeline of Yates' warnings to the White House about Mike Flynn

Yates , however, did not say specifically that her concerns about Flynn's behavior was related to these conversations. "You don't want your national security ...


Saudi Arabia Says Trump Visit Is a Step to Halt Iran

Trump , who met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House in February, has assigned his son-in-law Jared Kushner to oversee efforts to b...


Exit polls in South Korea forecast win for liberal Moon

The election is being watched closely by allies and neighbours at a time of high tension over North Korea's accelerating development of weapons. Moon Jae-...


Centrist Emmanuel Macron handily elected French president

Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives won a decisive victory in a vote in Germany's northern state of Schleswig-Holstein on Sunday, boosting her prospects of...


Mattis cites good talks with Turkey on fighting IS in Syria

One U.S. official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, did not disclose how soon arms would start being delivered to the Kurdish fighters. But whether the Ku...


American journalist asked to leave 'Kushner family event' in China

The EB-5 visa program encourages wealthy foreign nationals to make substantial investments in US -based business ventures in exchange for a Green Card and a i...


Syria: Safe zones plan comes into force

Both also agreed to maintain regular contact, the statement said. The United States is not party to the agreement and the Syrian rivals have not signed up t...


Moon Jae-in wins South Korea election by landslide

Two of Moon's key rivals conceded defeat a few hours after the results were announced. Exit polls in South Korea are forecasting a win by liberal candidate Mo...


Turkey deploys 'anti-Kurdish' reinforcements to Syria amid escalation

In Syria, it is working with the Syrian Democratic Forces, which is dominated by the Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, but also includes Arab fighters....


Senate receives 2017 Budget report, fixes Thursday for passage

The Appropriation Committee of the Senate and the House of Representatives on Tuesday laid the report of the 2017 budget before the National Assembly. The event...


Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 9

The majority of Saucedo's alleged attacks took place a year ago when seven were shot dead and two others were wounded over a four-month period - March to July -...


Oil prices tank on investor fears over further OPEC cuts

The result has been 11 weeks of expansion in U.S. output in longest run of gains since 2012. "I do think as long as OPEC maintains the cuts, the price will get ...


North Korea defies warning, test-fires ballistic missile yet again

All options to respond to "further provocations must remain on the table", Tillerson said. America's Central Intelligence Agency director is making an unannou...


North Korea 'detains United States citizen Kim Hak-song'

The US has in the past accused North Korea of detaining its citizens to use them as pawns. The latest detention of a USA citizen by North Korea, which raise...


Indonesia courts jails Jakarta's Christian governor for blasphemy against Islam

Indonesia's blasphemy controversy emerged in September, when an incorrectly-subtitled video of the governor criticizing those who claim that the Qur'an prohib...


Appeals court hears arguments on President Trump's revised travel ban

On 8 May 2017, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond , Virginia heard arguments in a case brought against U.S. President Donald Trump for his revis...


Maduro welcomes papal interest in Venezuela mediation

Maduro said he has triggered an article of the constitution that reforms all public powers, The Guardian reports , and he did this in order "to achieve the pe...


Donald Trump signs spending bill to keep United States government going until September

Following weeks of in-party feuding and mounting pressure from the White House, lawmakers voted 217 to 213 to pass a bill dismantling much of Barack Obama's Aff...