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White House denies Comey loyalty pledge — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

Trump said Comey wanted to have the dinner because he wanted to stay on in the job. Comey has not confirmed Trump's account. Recently a person close to ...


UNESCO Adopts Resolution Denying Israel's Rights to J'slm

The resolution , adopted Tuesday by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), declared all Israeli legislation relating to Jerusalem'...


Trump still in denial Russian ambassador attended White House meeting

The White House was told an official Russian photographer would be present, implying the images would be for the historical record and not necessarily made publ...


Kurdish fighters are not human, Turkey tells US

We can see this". President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is due to meet with President Trump on Tuesday just ahead of the US President's first foreign tour overseas w...


US Special Forces Member Killed by Al-Shabaab in Somalia

The Pentagon reported two other military members who were injured. The death of a U.S. Navy SEAL in Somalia this week highlights the little-known mission that...


The new Mother's Day must-have gift: an experience

Despite my many shortcomings, I try daily to provide that for my children. Mother's Day is Sunday, May 14. We did what she said every day. "He was so ex...


Zaev calls attack in parliament 'attempted murder'

Protesters rushed into the building of the Macedonian Parliament on Thursday afternoon after the MPs from SDSM and the smaller Albanian parties elected Tallat X...


Tillerson: US Reviewing Climate Policies, Will Not Be Rushed into Decision

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has signed a pledge calling for timely action to address climate change during a meeting of nations with a vested interest in p...


Theresa May claims Labour has 'deserted' the working-class

Mr Corbyn also revealed that one of his first foreign policy decisions could be to pull the RAF out of the worldwide operation against the so-called Islamic St...


Scores of countries hit by cyber attack using stolen NSA tools

The tools were leaked online earlier this year when hackers dumped a cache of NSA files following a security breach. "This particular ransomware contains a vu...


Chibok girl 'refused to be released'

In October, the ICRC helped broker a deal for the release of more than 20 Chibok schoolgirls. Released Friday, May 5, 2017, after three years in captivity, 82...


North Korea sends rare letter of protest over new United States sanctions

Such engagement will immediately conflict with Washington's growing desire to squeeze and isolate North Korea like never before. Discord can happen, as conser...


Teacher accused of kidnapping student will be in court

The 50-year-old married teacher is facing a federal charge of crossing state lines to have sex with a minor. Cummins is charged with transporting a minor acro...


The meat of USA and China's trade talks

They will also buy natural gas from the US. It covers a range of long-standing barriers from agriculture to energy to the operation of American financial firms ...


U.S. Justice Department orders tougher criminal punishments

This takes away the discretion from prosecutors to charge a lesser offense but leaves some level of flexibility in place. In a two-page memo, Sessions rescin...


North Korea poses 'existential' threat, United States intel chief warns

The U.N. Mission said the Ministry of State Security has declared that a "Korean-style anti-terrorist offensive will be commenced to mop up the intelligence and...


Trump says he planned to fire James Comey regardless of DOJ recommendation

It's under some debate if Rosenstein, whom Comey reported to directly, wrote the missive of his own accord or was instructed to do so by a senior Trump adminis...


America Need Not Worry About South Korea

The impeachment and ouster of Park Geun-hye left a vacuum in South Korea's leadership at a time when tensions on the peninsula rose to the highest in years. But...


Trump tweets warning to Comey over leaks

Apparently angered by criticism of the different accounts of the sacking, Mr Trump used another of his tweets on Friday to say: "As a very active President ...


BC political parties ponder common issues after close vote, possible deals

If we look at the map of the electorate, the Liberals won a lot in the Interior and in the North". According to a recent estimate from the Pembina Institute , ...


Florida coach Jim McElwain denies taking nude photo with shark

At a press conference on Tuesday Mr McElwain told reporters that he was not the man in the photo, adding "I don't know who it is, but it isn't me', after Intern...


North Korea demands handover of suspects in Kim Jong Un assassination plot

The CIA new initiative comes less than a month after Pyongyang's annual Day of the Sun military parade. The American who has been held the longest in North Ko...


Syria: US arming of Kurds angers Turkey

Turkey on Wednesday reacted furiously to a United States plan to arm Syrian Kurdish fighters whom Ankara considers terrorists, but the force battling militants ...


USA | Flynn documents sought by Senate panel in Russia probe

Flynn has reportedly offered to testify in the probe into ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation in exchange for immunity from prosecution. "I'v...


White House Takes Flak for Letting Russian State Media Into Oval Office

USA president Donald Trump has lashed out in a series of tweets amid a firestorm over the firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, defe...


Latest fighting kills 37 people in Central African Republic

Three of the four peacekeepers reported missing after the fire fight were found dead the next day. Four Cambodian peacekeepers were killed and ten other peaceke...


Photos of Trump's meeting with Russian officials raise eyebrows

The photos came the day after the president fired FBI director James Comey , who had been running an investigation into whether the Trump administration collud...


PM promises 'robust response' to North Korea

President Trump also followed a much harder stance on North Korea and declared a "unilateral action" after its "strategic patience" was exhausted. Moon has cons...


Spicer: Sally Yates Was A "Strong Supporter" Of Hillary Clinton

Trump fired Yates Jan. 30 after she said the Justice Department would not defend the president's proposed travel ban . "The process worked", Spicer said . "Ho...


GOP Health Plan Doesn't Address the Biggest Health Care Problems

This is especially true of health care professionals, including doctors and executives of hospitals and health care facilities. Of the 217 Republicans who backe...


USA supports action to reduce greenhouse gases at Arctic summit

Finland took over from the U.S.as chair of the council Thursday. While this global body can not make any binding decisions, it provides information to help gove...


Official photos of Oval Office meet leave out Russian ambassador

An administration official told The Washington Post that the White House was misled about the true role of a Russian photographer at the event. During Trump...


Trump to finally launch voter fraud panel

None of the likely participants had been contacted by the administration when NPR reported on the issue in March. Shortly after his inauguration in January, ...


Trump Tweets 'Let's Make Peace' After Meeting Russian, Ukrainian Envoys

He's with the Russian news agency TASS and was there as kind of the official government photographer. But it acknowledged that it had been misled about the ...


South Korea's new leader Moon Jae-in sworn in

Between 1998 and 2008, two South Korean presidents visited the North Korean capital. Moon won South Korea's presidency in an election held on Tuesday, campa...