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Liberal Moon Jae-in expected to win South Korean presidency: Exit polls

Moon was chief of staff for the last liberal president, the late Roh Moo-hyun, who sought closer ties with North Korea by setting up large-scale aid shipments...


Spicer: Trump Will Decide on Paris Agreement After Summit

It was the second time a meeting on the Paris accord was scrubbed; an initial conversation between aides about the future of U.S. participation in the accord wa...


Malaysia, North Korea qualifier to go ahead in Pyongyang

Asked for her thoughts on Trump's remark that Kim Jong Un was a "a pretty smart cookie ,"Rice replied: "Well, he is a smart cookie. he obviously knows what h...


Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation signal oil-cuts extension into 2018

It's also worth noting, as did Lynch, that despite the Saudis and Russian Federation making headlines with their comments, no official consensus has yet been re...


Texas Files Lawsuit Against Potential Opponents of New Anti-Sanctuary Law

Attorney General Ken Paxton on Monday filed the first lawsuit related to the so-called "sanctuary cities" bill, in preparation for expected legal challenges fro...


Pro-EU Macron marches into French presidency

The 39-year-old centrist's victory over far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen in Sunday's election came as a huge relief to European Union allies who had feared a...


Trump to make Paris climate decision after G7

Today, White House advisors postponed a "key meeting" to discuss America's involvement in the Paris Agreement , Politico reports. Spicer said Trump wants...


Sally Yates just handed Democrats new ammo for going after Trump

Trump's administration was dubious when Yates approached the White House counsel in January, Spicer said , because she was "widely rumored" to be a "strong s...


Regional ISIS leader Abdul Hasib killed in Afghan-US raid

While stationed in Nangarhar Province in the eastern part of Afghanistan , Abdul Hasib's group has been growing rapidly in numbers - as many as 3,000 at one st...


Trump's claim Flynn's security clearance was from Obama administration

Flynn was later fired for lying to Vice President Mike Pence about his discussions with the Russian ambassador to the United States. Christie worked with Fl...


Kushner Emerged as Conduit for Canada on NAFTA Talks

Alarm was first raised in Canada after reports emerged in late April that Trump was preparing an executive order that would launch the process of withdrawin...


Liberal Candidate Moon Jae-in Wins South Korean Election

Moon favors strengthening ties with North Korea, which the Washington Post notes "could open a new and potentially hard chapter in relations with the United...


Christie says Gen. Flynn didn't belong in White House

SALLY YATES: That created a compromise situation, a situation where the national security adviser essentially could be blackmailed by the Russians. Lindsey Grah...


Family apologizes for using Jared Kushner in China invest pitch

It noted the program offers immigrants "a path to a green card if they invest more than $500,000 in a project that creates jobs in the U.S". A lawyer for Jare...


Syria will abide by 'de-escalation'

Qatar has been a supporter of rebels who have been fighting to overthrow the Syrian president during six years of civil war. Al-Moallem asserted that there wi...


Stranger Things, Millie Bobby Brown win big at MTV Awards

But major movie- and TV-driven award shows like the Golden Globes and Oscars still have gender-specific acting categories. It also scored two big wins, one fo...


Ten things to know about the British Columbia election

Linda Kayfish, the sister of a health researcher who was sacked by the province in 2012 and later killed himself, accused Liberal Leader Christy Clark of be...


Prince Philip, 95, keeps calm but won't carry on royal duty

The 95-year-old has attended countless British and foreign engagements, as well as being patron or president of nearly 800 organisations. The Duke of Edinburg...


US Dismisses International Agreement Banning Aircraft Over Syrian 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 ...


New Moon rises in S Korea

Two months after booting their sitting presiden. Mr Moon, 64, has said Seoul must "take the lead on matters in the Korean peninsula" and that South Koreans ...


Rivlin thanks French victor Macron for stance against anti-Semitism

Centrist Emmanuel Macron won the 2017 French presidential election with 66.1 percent of the votes cast in a runoff over the weekend, the updated final results ...


PM May's Conservatives hold 17 point lead in UK election race - Survation

Corbyn insisted that he would stay on as party leader whatever the general election outcome. During his 15 minute address the Labour leader highlighted key p...


Iran tests Hoot torpedo in the Strait of Hormuz

The Hoot torpedo has been tested over the past decade, with the most recent test taking place in February, 2015. It's not clear whether the test was successfu...


Hillary to launch anti-Trump resistance

To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. Comey informed Congress 11 days before the November election that t...


Yates dubs Trump's first travel ban as 'unlawful'

Making her first public statements about the issue, Yates said she feared Moscow could try to blackmail Flynn because it also knew he had not been truthful ab...


Kejriwal shielded Sheila Dixit in tanker scam: Kapil Mishra

It alleged that he witnessed Mr. Jain handing over ₹2 crore to Mr. Kejriwal . Branding ousted AAP leader Kapil Mishra's revelation as a "serious issue", Kohl...


Kieran Tierney 'buzzing' as Celtic celebrate record win over Rangers

We have only come back into the top division this season. The win was Celtic's fifth in the six games between the sides this season - only a 1-1 draw at Parkh...


ACLU warns Texas travelers about 'sanctuary city' law

Gov. Greg Abbott signed SB 4 into law Sunday . But the LPD policy on undocumented citizens is not as stringent as what the new law outlines. It also perm...


Canada floods force thousands from their homes

Nearly 2,000 people have fled their homes in recent days amid floods caused by heavy rains in the province, according to government emergency informatiom bureau...


Man and young girl missing in Quebec flooding

Stewart says most homeowners grappling with flood damage will be left relying on government assistance, which typically covers less than insurance. "When Cana...


Trump son-in-law family apologizes for China name drop

According to the Board, the Kushner family has been using its proximity to the White House through Ivanka Trump's husband, Jared Kushner, as a selling point f...


NKorea to host Malaysia in soccer after diplomatic dispute

The university's co-founder Chan-Mo Park said Kim, who manages the school's experimental farm at the college of agriculture and life sciences, was detained on r...


Senate Confirms Scott Gottlieb as New FDA Commissioner

The U.S. Senate voted on Tuesday to confirm Dr. Scott Gottlieb, a health policy expert and venture capitalist, as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administrati...


Progressive Moon Jae-in elected president in South Korea

He has also promised to review the previous administration's decision to host an American Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile system, which ha...


N. Korean officials meet United States experts in Oslo

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 sta...