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NKorea's death plot accusations mimic its own misdeeds

In its Friday statement , the ministry also said that a "Korean-style anti-terrorist attack will be commenced from this moment to sweep away the intelligence...


Texas Bans Sanctuary Cities Despite Police Opposition

The bill allows the state to withhold funding from local governments for acting as sanctuary cities. "It will foster the belief that people can not seek assis...


McConnell defends all-male health overhaul group

Asked if she could support the House version, Collins says: "The House bill is not going to come before us". She said she's working with Sen. The bill does ...


Protests continue in Venezuela after death toll reaches 37

The women's marches took place in most major cities around the South American country. The opposition is calling for presidential elections to unseat Presiden...


French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics

Macron has proved a shrewd political operator, accurately reading the collapse of France's unpopular Socialist leadership, and masterfully navigating a moder...


May Day rallies across USA to target Trump immigration policy

An 11 a.m. "March for Youth Justice" is scheduled to be held at the Cook County Juvenile Detention Center before protesters in the city come together for a larg...


Jakarta governor given 2-year prison sentence for blasphemy

As reported, Ahok, who is is ethnic Chinese and the first Christian in almost 50 years to govern Indonesia's capital, was found guilty of violating Indonesia's ...


Comey firing troubles top Republicans lawmakers

July 5, 2016: Holds news conference to announce that "no reasonable prosecutor" would bring criminal charges against Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidentia...


Muslim ban language suddenly disappears from Trump campaign website after Spicer questioned

The proposed "Muslim ban" roiled the campaign season, winning Trump both supporters and huge criticism. The call for a Muslim ban was taken down from Presid...


Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey

FBI Director James Comey listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 3, 2017, prior to testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing: "Ov...


Putin, in telegram to France's Macron, says ready for constructive work

Emmanuel Macron was elected French president on Sunday with a business-friendly vision of European integration, defeating Marine Le Pen, a far-right nationali...


12 killed, including 10 S Korean children, in China accident

The vehicle burst into flames in the tunnel at around 9:00 am (0100 GMT), according to Xinhua news agency. The provincial government has assigned a team to ...


Watch Always Dreaming Win The First Race Of The Triple Crown

Their record for wins as a jockey-trainer combination substantiate that definition. Always Dreaming hit the front going into the final turn. "I was a little a...


Gloves off in French election as Le Pen aide slams Macron

Both center-right and center-left fell in behind Macron, whose optimistic vision of a tolerant France and a united Europe with open borders is a stark contrast ...


Trump praises Australia's universal healthcare says 'everybody' has better care

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) tweeted . The President's strong declaration came after he told Australian Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull Thursday evening that "you...


Afghanistan IS head Hasib killed

In April, US Central Command (CENTCOM) said Hasib might have been killed during a raid in Nangarhar, but there had been no confirmation of this prior to Sunda...


Abbas 'ready' to meet Netanyahu as part of Trump effort

Abbas said he briefed his German counterpart "on all that are doing to bring freedom and independence to our Palestinian people, particularly our meeting last w...


Senate Republicans could keep the Obamacare taxes they bashed for years

The push to cut taxes has picked up an important ally in Sen. Just 21 of the 100 US senators are female, and probably some of them had other plans. "It seems ...


Moon Jae-in to take office immediately after election watchdog confirmation

South Korea holds presidential elections Tue. On the diplomatic front, analysts said Mr Moon would find himself in the unenviable position of being squeezed b...


European stocks are dipping despite Macron's decisive election victory

He faced off against the far-right politician Marine Le Pen, who was his stark opposite: an anti-EU, anti-immigration candidate who called for protectionist mea...


Prominent detentions of foreigners in North Korea

The regime described Kim Hak-song as "a man who was doing business in relation to the operation of Pyongyang University of Science and Technology ". North Ko...


Pakistan Summons Afghan Charge d'Affairs Over Deadly Border Incident

Afghan security forces fired without provocation on Pakistani census workers and soldiers escorting them near the Afghan border, killing one civilian and woundi...


Anti-ISIL coalition patrolling Turkey-Syria border

Erdogan on Saturday repeated his call to the U.S.to cease its support of Syria's Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), an ally in combatting IS. While we are...


Conservatives lead 17 points ahead of Labour in new Survation poll

Compounding Corbyn's election campaign woes, amongst Labour voters, one in five think May would make a better PM and nearly a quarter, 23%, "don't know" who t...


South Koreans put their faith in 'sunshine liberal' president

Mr Moon, a liberal former human rights lawyer who was jailed as a student by a previous dictatorship, favours closer ties with North Korea, saying hard-line con...


Trump will make decision on Paris climate pact after G7 summit

According to a senior administration official, Trump and his aides will kick-off discussions in earnest on Tuesday. Representatives of almost 200 countries th...


China expresses confidence in relations with France

Macron's victory means that investors can stop worrying that France might quit the euro or exit the European Union - both possible if Marine Le Pen had beaten...


Hamas, Which The US Considers A Terror Group, Elects A New Leader

Ismail Haniya , a longtime leader of Hamas in Gaza , was Saturday officially named the senior leader of the militant group, which has been trying to soften its...


Town celebs give thumbs up to SC on Nirbhaya verdict

The judgement was received with an applause from those in the court. The case sent a "tsunami of shock" all over, the apex court said, adding that the convict...


Donald Trump: Israeli and Palestinian Peace 'the Toughest Deal to Make'

Mr Trump said that Mr Abbas was present for the first peace agreement signed between Israel and Palestine and wants to be the USA president that has Mr Abbas "s...


Expert schools Dems on GOP health-care bill

But Seaford Rep. Peter King, who voted in favor of the bill, says the warnings are a bit off base. The Center for American Progress estimated how much annua...


Angela Merkel: Macron 'carries hopes' of millions of Europeans

Emmanuel Macron has won the French presidency , but right now he doesn't have a single seat in Parliament to his name. "The Prime Minister and President-elect ...


Gen. Michael Hayden: Trump White House Unable to Admit Basic Facts

Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) questioning former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates as they testified befo...


Chaos at Florida airport after Spirit flights canceled

Videos posted by passengers showed a chaotic scene, with authorities doing their best to separate fighting fliers. Spirit Airlines filed a lawsuit against ...


PM Modi congratulates Emmanuel Macron, 'looks forward' to working with him

You have voted for unity over division, hope instead of fear". "I respect them ", he declared, solemnly. "It is my responsibility to hear them ". Mr Macron ...