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'We'll be heard like never before' Sturgeon lieutenant issues election rallying cry

And although the SNP will certainly "win" the general election in Scotland, just as they have the local government elections, they now have cause for concern. "...


ASEAN makes concession to China

Duterte´s chairman´s statement, which is meant to reflect the views of all Association of Southeast Asian Nations leaders, will voice concern but not mention th...


The 5 Best Jokes From the White House Correspondents' Dinner

According to Trump, he "could not possibly more thrilled" to be 100 miles away from the " Washington swamp" while celebrities, as well as media personalities, ...


Donald Trump Skips Another White House Tradition: Cinco de Mayo

Saturation patrols have additional officers blanketing streets known for drunken driving stops, arrests, crashes and deaths. Cinco de Mayo is actually used ...


Family IDs victim in fatal auto auction crash

Woody Tuttle, an auto auction employee, told WCVB that people were standing inside the building between lanes of cars when the Jeep sped up. "[It] traveled ...


Trump to send Lindsey Graham letter denying any Russian Federation connections

After warning the White House, Yates was sacked on January 30 for refusing to comply with an executive order barring travel from seven predominantly Muslim co...


Comey asked to appear before Senate intel panel

Trump's opponents weren't that surprised he plucked off the man who was in charge of his investigation - Noah even noted that blaming it on protecting Hillary w...


'The View' Didn't Expect This Reaction From The Audience To Comey's Firing

Some Democrats compared Trump's move to the "Saturday Night Massacre" of 1973, in which President Richard Nixon ordered the firing of an independent special pro...


Company tax cut cost reaches $65.4bn over 10 years

That will certainly cause some frustration, because the government has done a lot to build expectations that it is committed to making Australia one of the best...


Comey sought more Russian Federation probe resources before firing

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that the president had "lost confidence" in Comey and acted on the advice of the deputy attorney g...


Asean gives Beijing a pass on South China Sea dispute

With the joint efforts, the situation is becoming more positive", said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang at a daily press briefing. On the South China...


Nigeria Chibok girls: Parents learning if daughters among those freed

Meanwhile, NPR's Ofeibea Quist Arcton reports that "Some of the young women looked bewildered and tired by all the attention". One father said he was thrill...


New S.Korea president vows to address N.Korea, broader tensions 'urgently'

But the official said Moon may moderate his stance on installation of the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system once he is in offic...


Republican health care bill targets millions with preexisting conditions

The version that narrowly passed the House on Thursday didn't win over many in the Senate, where lawmakers insist they'll come up with their own version. "Somet...


Adorable New Photo Of Princess Charlotte Proves She's Growing Up Quickly

According to the BBC , the photo was taken by Princess Charlotte's own mother, Middleton herself. "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to sha...


Syrian Kurds welcome US arms, Turkey objects

White, called the militia "the only force on the ground that can successfully seize Raqqa in the near future". The fall of Tabqa leaves no other major urban s...


Russian Foreign Minister Holds Press Conference After Meeting With Trump

Yesterday, Donald Trump fired the director of the FBI, who was overseeing an investigation into Russia's attack on our election, and the Trump campaign's poss...


S. Korea's Moon says will visit Pyongyang in 'right circumstances'

President Moon Jae-in was sworn in on Wednesday and vowed to immediately tackle the hard tasks of addressing North Korea's advancing nuclear ambitions. US offic...


Multi-billion-dollar arms deal with Saudi Arabia

A senior administration official said the planning started shortly after the elections after being approached by Saudi Arabia wanting to reset warm relations wi...


Man attempts to attack Kapil Mishra

Vishwas had threatened to quit the party before Kejriwal and other senior AAP leaders managed to assuage his hurt feelings and appointed him in charge of the ...


Deja vu as softer South Korean leader could alienate ally US

Although Moon previously wrote that South Korea should learn to "say no to the Americans", he has also indicated that he intends to strengthen the bilateral a...


S.Korea's Moon takes presidency of divided nation amid N.Korea tensions

Throughout the two-month campaign that followed, nearly all the candidates pledged to end or combat decades of cozy relations between the government and big bus...


Special prosecutor needed to investigate Russian influence on election

Rice urged the Trump White House to be transparent with the American people. Mr Comey was set to serve the usual 10 year term, having only been confirmed to the...


South Korea elects left-wing president who desires relaxation with North

Moons victory will nearly certainly slam the door shut on any military option against North Korea for the Trump administration. The scandal that led her to t...


House speaker Paul Ryan defends James Comey firing

Another said Comey's firing and the subsequent comments from the White House are attacks that won't soon be forgotten. But mounting evidence suggests Com...


Obama warned Trump against hiring Gen. Flynn: ex-Obama aide

Yates also went head-to-head with Sen. Clapper previously made a similar comment in an interview on NBC . "It wouldn't really be fair of us to tell you this ...


Now, Sally Yates says she had warned WH against Flynn

Lindsey Graham, who opened the hearing with an implicit rebuke of the President and his alternative explanations for the interference in the election. Ms. Yates...


Vote 2017: Labour and Lib Dems head to head on education

The department for education said that as the result of the proposed national funding formula, more than 10,000 schools will gain funding. If Jeremy Corbyn is...


Syrian Kurds take largest dam, town from IS

The would-be safe zones would not cover areas where the USA -led coalition is fighting IS. White said Washington would still prioritize supplying those Arab fig...


Central Intelligence Agency establishes unit focused on North Korea threat

The CIA has launched a new Korea Mission Center to counter nuclear and ballistic missile threats posed by Pyongyang, the agency announced in a statement on We...


Emmanuel Macron eyes legislative elections after landslide win

Uncertainties on whether Macron's new party can get a parliamentary majority in the June legislative elections and a lack of clarity on his ability to deliver p...


Russia, Iran, Turkey Establish Syria De-Escalation Zones for 6 Months: Memorandum

The deal aims to establish the zones for six months and are meant to enforce the cessation of all hostilities between government and opposition fighters. "Our o...


After presidency, Parliament: Macron faces new battle

The party was due later on Wednesday to work further on what Baroin said would be a revamped programme for the National Assembly election. Macron's party, pre...


Lavrov acknowledges Comey fracas by quipping 'Was he fired?'

After Tillerson visited Putin and Lavrov in Moscow on April 12, Trump said flatly, "Right now we're not getting along with Russian Federation at all". "Was he f...


Bear Loose in San Gabriel Valley Neighborhood

After the dramatic pursuit , the bear continued to wander around the neighborhood for hours, lounging under trees, eating fruit, chasing a deer and climbing wa...