Worldwide

Trump on Comey firing: 'They will be thanking me'

Speaking on the Senate floor, McConnell noted that Democrats themselves had repeatedly criticized Comey over his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clin...


Defiant N.Korea tests missile and world

In other words, what is under discussion in the Pentagon is a full-scale blitzkrieg that would destroy North Korea's nuclear arsenal and facilities, ballistic m...


Former AG: White House was warned about Flynn

Amusing thing - she has a almost three-decade-long record of serving her country, first as an assistant US attorney in the Northern District of Georgia. She sai...


BJP seeks derecognition of AAP over 'tax fraud'

The protest took an aggressive turn, as the protestors pushed the barricades in front of the Chief Minister's house and demonstrated belligerently, triggering t...


North Korea, US face new dynamic with South Korea's new leader

Beijing, meanwhile, likely hopes to win big concessions from Moon, and Tokyo worries he'll upset a delicate arrangement meant to settle the two countries' hard ...


United States ready to consider new N. Korea sanctions if necessary: Tillerson

Tillerson presided over an April 28 meeting of ministers addressing North Korean nuclear program-related issues in UNSC countries, where he urged United Nations...


Workers evacuated at nuclear site in Washington

The plant processed plutonium from 1956 to 1972, and again from 1983 to 1988 - more than 70,000 tons of uranium fuel rods, about 75 percent of the plutonium at ...


S. Korea's leader willing to visit North, talk to US, China

While suggesting that there would not have been an invitation for talks that Seoul was not aware of, the official stressed that South Korea and the U.S.' jo...


Mother's Day spending to rise from 2016

She started a massive campaign where she sent letters to newspapers and politicians insisting on adopting a special day dedicated to mothers. TCBY - 1 free ...


Jakarta's Christian governor Ahok found guilty in Islam blasphemy trial

Jakarta Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama, center, is escorted by prosecutors as enters the court room for his sentencing hearing in Jakarta , Indonesia ...


Navy SEAL killed in Somalia identified

The Pentagon reported two other military members who were injured. Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Kyle Milliken, 38, of Falmouth, was killed during an...


FOP memorial service honors fallen officers

Law enforcement officers from across the country are riding hundreds of miles. Additionally two K-9 Officers were killed: K-9 Aren of the Port Authority of Alle...


Diplomat scoffs at 'noise' of Russian meddling

Lavrov is scheduled to meet later Wednesday with Trump at the White House. He also raised the possibility of broader cooperation on resolving conflicts in the M...


Jim Comey calls out his pro-Hillary critics

The former candidate in USA presidents from Democratic party Hillary Clinton plans to form a new political group, which will Fund organizations opposed to the P...


AAP Plans Stir Outside Election Commission Office Over EVMs

The AAP has been vocal in alleging that EVMs were tampered with in the assembly elections in Punjab and the civic polls in Delhi, both of which it lost. This is...


France's Macron will fight global warming, and wants United States experts to help

The analyst suggested that in fact Europe could become stronger as a result of "dialogue between strong nation states". Still, Le Pen said Sunday that her...


Documents: Ex-Trump Security Chief Took Russian, Turkish Payments After Warning

Cummings also released a 2014 letter from the Defense Intelligence Agency to Flynn. The inspector general is looking at whether Flynn "failed to obtain re...


Explosions reported in Damascus, damage caused to Syrian airbase

Israel previously has been accused of firing on Hezbollah positions and Iran-backed arms shipments in Syria and Lebanon bound for terrorists. Rebel and regi...


Comey firing: 'The sense of chaos will continue'

As for Comey, he was speaking to agents at the FBI's field office in Los Angeles when news of his firing broke. Consistently, I have said that, despite his ...


Trump awaits highest level face-to-face contact with Russia

Earlier that day, Lavrov sarcastically acknowledged the abrupt dismissal of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey by saying "Was he fired?". Th...


Sally Yates was the real blackmailer

He became a fierce critic of Obama's policies and a fervent Trump supporter. Vice President Pence had initially said that Flynn and the ambassador did not ...


Singapore leaders congratulate French President-elect Macron

Failure to secure a strong parliamentary bloc could lead to the failure of Macron's program and the disillusionment of his voters, many of whom backed him only...


North Korean Defector: Military Conflict 'Unavoidable'

Announcing the harrowing plans via its state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), Pyongyang said its military will begin a "series of more powerful anti-ter...


French Socialist ex-premier wants to join Macron's movement

Macron's party, previously known as a movement called simply En Marche, is preparing a list of candidates for next month's parliamentary election. The win of th...


Alex Jones And Roger Stone Contradict Trump's Pretext For Firing Comey

Administration officials have said the firing was not related to the investigation into possible contacts between the Trump presidential campaign and Russian Fe...


Trump Delays Decision on Paris Climate Accord Amid Infighting

The White House has postponed a Tuesday meeting to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark worldwide climate deal struck in Pari...


People have to bear bank levy: NAB CEO

Likewise, Macquarie has said that the impact on the bank is "unclear" at this stage, adding that it is "uncertain whether the proposed levy will apply to Macqua...


Trump speaks with new South Korean president

On that front, Moon's options to generate major change could be severely limited by South Korea's alliance with the United States and whatever position toward N...


Subpoenas issued in FBI's Russia investigation

Yates confirmed reports that she had told the White House, six days into Trump's administration, that Flynn, a former military intelligence chief, had not been ...


France's Macron got 10m more votes than Le Pen in election

It's barely a win for the EU, which is still bungling Brexit negotiations and facing a loss of popularity across the continent-even countries that have joined t...


Senate Intelligence Committee Invites Comey to Testify Next Tuesday

James Comey was appointed director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation by President Barack Obama. McConnell also chided Democrats for complaining about the...


Fate of BC political leaders in voters' hands

Horgan said Tuesday that a majority of British Columbians voted for a new government and that needs to be considered. Judith Guichon has asked Clark to continue...


U.S. imposes new sanctions on Syria over suspected chemical attack

President Assad denied responsibility for the attack on Khan Sheikhoun, claiming the allegations were "fabricated". "Although the Syrian government promotes t...


Trump sails USA presidency into uncharted waters

President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning stood by his surprise decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, while accusing Democrats of appearing to "play so s...


Australia banks could make customers pay for surprise tax

Banks will have to pay 0.015% of their licensed entity liabilities each quarter, for a total levy of 0.06% a year. Customer deposits of less than AUD250,000 a...