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Fox's Chris Wallace: White House playing 'dangerous game' on credibility

The tweet likely references two different accounts of a dinner Trump and Comey shared in the White House in January. Minutes earlier, Trump issued his thinl...


Person dies of Ebola virus in Congo in first - Health Ministry

The need and feasibility of potential Ebola ring vaccination is being discussed. The outbreak is not linked to previous Ebola flare-ups in the Congo, or t...


New Chinese missile can attack aircraft carriers, THAAD

It didn't reveal the type of missile or provide other details. The missile test was carried amid China's vociferous protests over THAAD interceptor missiles i...


Top Intel Dem demands release of Trump's 'tapes' on Comey

His explanation of why he fired Comey ran counter to previous administration explanations of Comey's dismissal. As for President Donald Trump's firing of FBI...


China, Pakistan ink major agreements ahead of OBOR

Three agreements were signed pertaining to economic and technical cooperation worth 3.4 billion yuan (about United States dollars 490 million) for the strategic...


Macron team to announce candidates for June parliamentary election

There is a wide-held consensus that Macron's victory will not be complete without it "blowing" out the traditional major parties within government walls. Valls,...


Somali forces kill al-Shabaab leader

Milliken was the first US service member to be killed in combat in Somalia since the 1993 Battle of Mogadishu , which saw 18 USA soldiers die and 73 others w...


UCLA forward Mallory Pugh joins the Washington Spirit

However, she deffered enrollment at UCLA due to the U-20 Women's World Cup, when U.S. Soccer demanded all players participating in the World Cup had to redshi...


Arkansas carries out last execution before drug expires

She cited a Missouri lawsuit in 2013 in which intervention by the drugmaker Fresenius Kabi USA was able to stop the state from using propofol, a drug that's nev...


United States defense chief voices commitment to Turkey's security

The capture of Tabqa by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) is a key step in its advance on Raqqa, ISIL's de facto capital in Syria, and came as controversy inte...


US Ends Arctic Council Chairmanship By Signing Treaty on Carbon Emissions

Highlights for the organization are: the reiteration of the importance of global action on climate change, which comes with a direction to the Council to engage...


China supportive of Pakistan's stance on Kashmir: PM

Some of China's most reliable allies and partners will attend the forum, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Camb...


Our British friends want to leave, which is a tragedy, Juncker says

Earlier on Wednesday, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, published the negotiating directives that will serve as the basis for the negotiations...


Trump suggests there may be 'tapes' of his private conversations with Comey

This comes after acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe took over for Comey's scheduled appearance to testify publicly about the investigation into the Trump campa...


North Korea Accuses CIA of Plot To Assassinate Kim Jong Un

The report claimed a North Korean citizen was involved in the plot, using "biochemical substances, including radioactive substance and nano poisonous subs...


BC election brings unwelcome uncertainty for business as Greens hold balance

Why? Because it only takes one B.C. Liberal MLA crossing the floor to the NDP or Greens or sitting as an independent or quitting or, god forbid, passing away, a...


Deputy fatally shot en route to double-murder scene

The suspect has been identified and Arkansas State Police negotiators are trying to make contact with him inside a home where he is reportedly holding two peo...


ANEEJ lauds FG over release of 82 Chibok girls

Hidden in the forest by Boko Haram , she became one of the Chibok girls used as bargaining chips in the militant's war with Nigeria's government. "The 82 gir...


S.Korea to attend China's Silk Road summit amid diplomatic rift

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System (THAAD) in the South has angered China, Seoul's major trading partner, which sees the system's powerful radar as a th...


Sharif in China to attend Belt and Road summit

The leaders of Chile and Argentina will be attending the summit, as well as representatives from the United States. For Japan, Liberal Democratic Party Secret...


Shakib warns Bangladesh will survive Irish weather

The opening batsman was unable to play the full range of his attacking strokes because his side found themselves in trouble at 70 for four. Peter Chase (3-33)...


Here's What Obama's $500M Presidential Center Will Look Like

This event the former first couple's first joint appearance after Obama left office in January. "With a foundation on the South Side of Chicago, we'll be able t...


75000 ransomware attacks hit 99 countries on Friday

Two security firms - Kaspersky Lab and Avast - said they had identified the malicious software behind the attack in upward of 70 countries, although both said t...


Texas bill could keep transgender students out of high school sports

The bill will also give the Department of Family and Protective Services authority to waive any minimum standards necessary in order to license the facilities....


I Asked Comey If I Was Under Investigation

Comey's reported reply: that he would give the president honesty. "And frankly, I could have waited, but what difference does it make?" "I was going to fire him...


N Korea slams U.S. for passing new sanctions

Koh Yu-hwan, a North Korea expert at Seoul's Dongguk University, said it's not unprecedented for the North to directly contact the US legislature or governmen...


The new faces of France? Macron's candidates gather in Paris

Like him, many are new to politics. The average age is 46 - that is older than the president-elect, who is just 39. Additionally, the promise to have half of ...


China to import US Beef for first time since 2003

China stopped importing US beef in 2003 when mad cow disease became a problem for some herds. The latest trade deal is the culmination of several years of t...


'Vast majority' of Federal Bureau of Investigation agents backed Comey says new boss

Mr McCabe, who was taking Mr Comey's place at the hearing, told senators he would not update them on their "highly significant" investigation into allegations...


West Virginia reporter arrested after shouting questions at HHS secretary

Heyman repeatedly asked the secretary whether domestic violence would be considered a preexisting condition under the Republican bill to overhaul the nation's h...


White House Says Trump's 'Tapes' Tweet About Comey Wasn't a Threat

Here is a timeline of explanations provided by the White House and the President since Tuesday. Trump's spokeswoman replied by saying she hadn't spoken to Trump...


Iran Issues Alert on Ransomware Cyber Attack

Patients of the state-funded country-wide service are facing days of chaos as appointments and surgeries were cancelled after almost 45 NHS organisations from L...


United Kingdom govt doesn't know who's behind cyber attack, says minister

The malicious software behind the onslaught appeared to exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was supposedly identified by the National Security A...


Local Elections: Tories Gain over 550 Seats as Labor, Ukip Votes Plunge

Party leaders will return to the campaign trail amid opposition fears of a Conservative landslide after the Tories made sweeping gains in the local elections. I...


U.S 'Emotional Obsession' With Russia is Unfortunate

Tillerson had said "there is a low-level of trust between our two countries" that has caused U.S. -Russia relations to reach "a low point". Unsurprisingly, the ...