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US To Send Delegation To Beijing For China Silk Road Summit

BRF is an ambitious initiative of Chinese President Xi Jinping which aims to build a "new Silk Road" of ports, railways and roads to expand trade in a vast arc ...


Seattle mayor drops re-election bid after sex abuse claims

Attorney, community organizer, and spoken-word artist Nikkita Oliver announced before the allegations, but the race got picked up steam after the news. The lawy...


Putin on Victory Day calls for international unity

On May 2, 1945, Soviet forces stormed into the heart of Berlin and hoisted their flag over the German Reichstag but it wasn't until the late evening of May 8 th...


'Witness Intimidation': Trump May Have Crossed Legal Lines With Comey Tweet

In his tweet, Trump implied that he might have "tapes" of his and Comey's conversations that could reflect badly on the now-former Federal Bureau of Inv...


At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyberattack

But those attacks - blamed on Russian Federation, which has repeatedly denied them - followed a different modus operandi involving penetrating the accounts of i...


Lalu to stand trial in fodder scam cases: SC

It might be a coincidence that Arnab Goswamy's new TV channel, Republic, aired an "expose" on its inaugural show on Saturday, which involved a conversation wh...


North Korea seeks extradition of South Korea spy chief over ''assassination plot''

Last week Pyongyang's powerful ministry of state security said it had foiled a plot by the US and South Korean spy agencies to kill Kim using a biochemical weap...


Tornadoes kill 4 in Canton

Parts of IN have received up to 20cm of rain IN the floods, while some areas IN Oklahoma, Missouri and Arkansas have been submerged IN floods 10cm deep. In T...


Italian village offers people money to move there

Under mayor's scheme, tenants would be paying as little as €12.50 ($19.80) a week in rent as part of a scheme to boost numbers, according to Daily Mail . Peopl...


British Columbia election puts energy projects at risk

The last time a previous governing party won even close to a majority of the popular vote was 1986, when Bill Vander Zalm's Social Credit party earned 49.32 per...


Madigan names envoys to approach Rauner on IL budget

In a written statement on Monday, Madigan stressed House Democrats still believe the state budget - and only the budget - should be the top priority for lawmake...


UK leader says she's prepared to allow a vote on fox hunting

The poll, which ran from 11am until 5pm on our website today, revealed how 68 per cent backed the ban, with 31 per cent wanting it legalised and one per cent un...


Cornyn, Gowdy on shortlist to replace Comey at Federal Bureau of Investigation

Trump's behavior raises "the specter of possible intimidation and obstruction of justice", wrote Reps. Trump is reportedly mulling whether to name an interim ...


Comey declines to testify before Senate committee

In an interview with Fox News Mr Trump said that he didn't want to discuss the matter and that all he wanted was for Mr Comey to be honest. The dinner came...


Central Intelligence Agency sets up centre to address N.Korea issues

The top official of the nation also said it was not only America that was involved in the conspiracy but South Korea's intelligence agency was equally respons...


North Korea fires missile, defying U.S. push for new sanctions

Tokyo Metro decided earlier this month to stop for missile launch warnings as well. "The policy of strategic patience is over", Tillerson said Friday. Earli...


North Korea reports Moon's win after delay

KCNA last week described the alleged plot in great detail, saying it was hatched in 2014 when the South Korean and United States intelligence agencies recruit...


North Korea says will have dialogue with US under right conditions

The threats come as North Korea considers holding its sixth nuclear test and another ballistic missile launch. A senior North Korean diplomat who handles rela...


A New North Korean Missile Test Ends in Failure

But he understands we're not going to be very happy", Trump said of the country's leader, Kim Jong Un. Tensions have increased as North Korea pushes to develo...


Kidnapped Nigerian girls freed from Boko Haram

He also thanked the security agencies, all the non-profit organizations, including the Red Cross, and local authorities who he said were key in the negotiations...


Trump lawyers push back against Russia ties in letter

It is dated as being from March 8th, 2017. "A Russian would, for example, fund a Cyprus corporation, which would lend to Trump or his businesses, possibly thr...


2 people dead in shooting at Texas community college

Messages posted on the university's Facebook page told students to head over to the closest room and lock themselves inside. According to overhead video foota...


China's North Korea Summit Invite Not What US Wanted

The new organization appears to be the first time that the Central Intelligence Agency has created a mission center focused on one specific country: mission c...


Steve Agnew urges Middlesbrough to be more creative and take more risks

The 24-year-old central defender has enjoyed a first season of Premier League football despite Boro's relegation. Despite losing their Premier League stat...


4 dead as explosions rock University of Maiduguri again

A security guard in the University was killed by the explosions along with the suicide bombers. A third suicide bomber hiding nearby stormed the chapel a few ...


Bear visits Connecticut woman's home while she's baking

The bear showed up on the back deck of a home on Stagecoach Road in Avon and started slamming on the glass door after it was apparently attracted by the smell o...


Massive cyber attack hits British healthcare services

The hack has encrypted information on NHS computers, denying access unless a payment is made. Some security researchers have observed victims paying the ransom ...


Parliament OK's prime minister's call for early election ahead of Brexit

If Britain were to stick with the next scheduled general election date, May 2020, "the negotiations would reach their most hard and sensitive stage just as an...


India to skip Belt and Road Forum in China

On financing, Ning said China Development Bank and the Export-Import Bank of China have extended United States dollars 110 billion in loans for Belt and Road pr...


British Columbians voted for a change in government: NDP Leader John Horgan

The final results are expected by May 24, and it's anyone's guess what B.C.'s legislature will look like. Clark endorsed the project after the federal governm...


Associates skeptical Comey cleared Trump in Russian Federation investigation

By Wednesday afternoon, the officials, like Trump, were saying he had in fact been considering ousting the Federal Bureau of Investigation director for months...


India to Boycott China's High-Profile Belt And Road Forum

While this is the outcome of hectic diplomatic lobbying by China, unlike India, none of the other countries have sovereignty related issues with the One Belt an...


Air India to operate direct flights between Colombo and Varanasi

Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Sri Lanka, announced that India's flag carrier Air India will operate direct flights between Colombo and Varanas...


Tillerson reaffirms US' continued ties with South-East Asia

Tillerson delivered the message - aimed at China, which has reclaimed thousands of acres of land in the South China Sea in recent years - during a lunch Thursda...


Froome unhurt after incident with 'impatient driver'

Thankfully I'm okay 🙏 Bike totaled. Chris Froome has tweeted a picture of his mangled bike after being rammed off the road by a hit-and-run driver whil...