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Moon and the Sunshine Policy Win South Korean Election

This in turn could set off alarms in a more conservative Washington. I will also go to Beijing and Tokyo. After garnering over 40 percent of total votes, Mo...


Tips Lead To Suspect In Arizona Serial Killings

He was rebooked Monday into a Maricopa County jail on 26 additional felony counts, including eight of homicide, three of attempted homicide, and several of driv...


Trump Fires James Comey as FBI Chief

That's because American media wasn't allowed in Trump's meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. The White House did not post photos of the meetin...


Negotiations ongoing to exchange more Chibok girls with detained insurgents

A kidnapped Chibok schoolgirl who recently had the chance to be freed made a decision to remain with her militant fighter husband, it has emerged. " We owe ...


UK Labour's draft election manifesto leaked

Labour's ruling body and the shadow cabinet have "unanimously" backed the party's draft general election manifesto following a joint meeting in central London...


White House furious after being trolled with Russia Oval Office photos

In Moscow, a spokesman for the Kremlin said Trump's firing of Comey will have no effect on bilateral relations between the two countries. Over the month...


Acting FBI chief declines to say if Trump is under investigation

The call comes after President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey Wednesday. But Democrats and some Republicans saw the move to get rid of Comey as an ass...


Trump invites new S Korean president Moon to visit US

He then left his private residence in an emotional send-off from hundreds of people and visited a national cemetery in Seoul. To his critics, any concession...


BELLWETHER: French Election: Macron Wins (France Takes the Easy Way Out)

At 39, Macron will be France's youngest president and the first leader in modern French history who doesn't belong to a major political party. The pro-Europea...


Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan killed in April raid, Pentagon say

Like Hasib, his death was seen as a setback, but not a mortal blow to the group. ISIS-K is believed to operate in most of the Khorasan countries, but the us m...


Top US General Visits Israel for High-Level Security Talks

Dunford replied that in his third visit to Israel in his current position he looked to "not only work on our overall relationship, but to work on my personal re...


Watergate Lawyer: FBI Firing 'Darkly Reminiscent' Of 'Saturday Night Massacre'

Democrat Dianne Feinstein, the leading Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, told reporters she understood that Comey was seeking more resources for the F...


Tony Blair to get back into politics with anti-Brexit movement

The Department for Education has previously said that it has protected the core schools budget in real terms since 2010, with school funding at its highest le...


Tillerson arrives in Alaska for Arctic meeting

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and the top foreign ministers from the world's seven other Arctic nations are due to arrive in Fairbanks today for tomor...


After James Comey firing, Democrats call for special prosecutor in Russia probe

And one other person who said Lynch could not be trusted to be impartial on the matter was Donald Trump , who at the time described the Lynch-Bill Clinto...


US President Donald Trump invites new South Korean president to Washington

His appointment requires parliamentary approval. "If necessary, I will fly immediately to Washington". Calling Pyongyang's atomic weapons programme a "a har...


Banks planning to move 9000 jobs from Britain because of Brexit

The University of Nottingham's Dr Paul Smith predicted he will take a "collegiate" approach, adding: "I don't see him as being a soft touch for Theresa May"...


Investigators subpoena Trump's former security adviser

Mark Warner, the committee's Democratic vice chairman, issued a joint statement saying the panel chose to issue the subpoena after Flynn, through his lawyer, ...


UK's Labour Party stung by early leak of election platform

Labour is promising higher taxes on those earning more than £80,000 and higher corporation taxes, while more borrowing would take the strain in a £250bn infra...


Boko Haram releases 83 schoolgirls kidnapped 3 years ago

President Muhammadu Buhari's office said the Chibok schoolgirls were freed in exchange for "some Boko Haram suspects held by the authorities". The release ...


Read Former FBI Director James Comey's Farewell Letter to Colleagues

Trump's flair for the dramatic, firing Comey without notice and in the middle of an evening news cycle, didn't help. In an emailed statement , the GOP junior...


Macron wins French presidency but hurdles remain in campaign to govern

Hollande plucked Macron from obscurity three years ago when he named the former investment banker his economy minister, marking the start of his meteoric rise t...


Ambition to meet reality as China gathers world for Silk Road summit

China has earmarked $40 billion for a special fund for the scheme, on top of the $100 billion capitalization for the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment ...


South Korea's Moon, Advocate Of Dialogue With North, Wins Presidency

President Trump said he looks forward to working with President Moon and invited him to visit Washington at an early date. Many see Moon's manner as a refresh...


Giant air tanker to attack vast Georgia wildfire

Many in this community of about 2,000 near the Georgia-Florida state line stuck around Monday in spite of the evacuation order, not yet ready to leave everythin...


Trump invites new South Korean leader to US

North Korea, as of Wednesday afternoon, had yet to comment officially on Moon's election, but experts say there's no reason for it to dislike his win. But the t...


United Nations calls for support to help release the remaining Chibok girls

When last we heard about the Nigerian schoolgirls from Chibok who were kidnapped by an Islamic militant group called Boko Haram, twenty-one had been freed only ...


Trump says will solve Israeli-Palestinian conflict in conference with Abbas

Trump mostly spoke in generalities about peace talks. "Mr. President, you have the determination to be successful", Abbas said. The U.S. president expressed o...


Queen Elizabeth II's Husband Prince Philip Is Retiring from Royal Duties

Prime Minister Theresa May led the tributes to the Queen's consort, saying he has given the monarch "steadfast support", while Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said ...


BoE unlikely to hike rates until after Brexit deal finalised

The Bank raised its inflation guidance, now expecting it to hit 2.7 per cent in the fourth quarter, up from 2.4 per cent previously forecast, far outstripping w...


Comey sought more Russian Federation resources before firing, AP sources indicate

A few days later, Rosenstein wrote a memo saying Comey should be fired. "That decision, while well-intentioned, embroiled Director Comey into political ...


Trump may meet top Russian diplomat in White House

President Trump added that the pair discussed Ukraine and he stressed Russia's responsibility to implement the Minsk agreement to halt the country's war. He wa...


Alton Sterling shooting: not enough evidence to charge officers, USA attorney says

Videos of the incident did not conclusively show Sterling's hand when the first shot was sacked, making it impossible to prove the officers' account was untru...


Timing of Comey firing raises questions

In a letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation employees, Comey said he wouldn't spend time thinking about why and how the president fired him, and told ...


Energy projects in question as Liberals win British Columbia minority

As the incumbent, Clark has the first shot at heading a minority government - a task made easier because she won the most seats and the popular vote - but ackno...