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Belt, Ruggiano power Giants to 3-1 win over Reds

So far this season, the Reds were four for four in their meetings with the Giants, and losing after that long of a game, even if it is only May, had to hurt. Cu...


Pope gives the Catholic church its two youngest Saints

Francisco and Jacinta, 9 and 7 years old, and their 10-year-old cousin, Lucia Dos Santos, said that starting on May 13, 1917, the Virgin Mary appeared before th...


Pakistan signs nearly $500 mln in China deals at Silk Road summit

The Belt and Road initiative should not just be a "China solution" for the world, a Chinese think tank said on Wednesday. The forum is seen as one of China's ...


Anniversary of vision of the Virgin Mary in Portugal

Pope Francis is meeting privately with Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa at the start of the second day of his visit to the Fatima shrine in Portugal. The...


North Korea would talk with Trump administration under 'right conditions'

Suga refused to confirm whether Moon told Abe that south Korea's public has difficulty accepting a 2015 agreement and Japan's compensation over the wartime se...


Snyder to name new justice to Michigan Supreme Court

The court unanimously decided that the state Department of Health and Human Services didn't reasonably accommodate a woman with an intellectual disability who h...


Korean leader invited to visit US

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday spoke to Moon Jae-in, who has taken over as President of South Korea, and invited him to visit India soon. Moon expla...


Iraqis open new front in battle for Mosul

USA officials have said the Iraqis are reluctant to advance farther without the global coalition's surveillance and air support to spot and soften up ISIS def...


WH: 'Legal Minds' Say Trump Asking If He's Under Investigation Is OK

In it, he claimed that Comey had told him three times that he was not under investigation. Despite most disapproving of Comey's firing, only 25 percent appr...


Trump Says He Wants to Pick New FBI Director Quickly

Asked if the decision or an announcement could take place before he leaves for Saudi Arabia on Friday, Trump said: "Even that is possible". Dean HellerDean Hell...


Nirbhaya Gangrape Case: Justine Done, Says Congress

Applause from the visitors' gallery resounded through the courtroom when Justice Misra, flanked by Justices R. Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan, read out the part up...


South Korea military: North Korea launches suspected missile

North Korea fired on Sunday a ballistic missile from a region near its west coast that flew 700 kilometres (430 miles), South Korea's military said, days after...


Of the 48 affected NHS England hospitals, six remain unoperational

The wave of cyberattacks that wreaked havoc in almost a hundred countries, including India, since Friday is "at an unprecedented level", according to European U...


North Korea missile flew about 700km: South Korea military

Some of those missiles reached the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea. "North Korea's missile launch is a serious threat to Japan and clearly violate agai...


Sterling falls to one-week low after Bank of England release

But the Bank's take on the temperature of the economy is more than a one year analysis. Despite that, some of the MPC members commented they would give up their...


Chinese media told not to mention Belt and Road investments by country

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is traveling to Beijing to attend a two-day worldwide gathering promoting China's plan for a vast trade network, a spokesman said Fr...


India cool on Beijing summit as 'Silk Road' stirs unease

In the last few days, China is trying to assuage India's feelings by asserting that the commercial corridor will not have any impact on its stand that the Kashm...


NHS cyber-attack: NHS computer systems being held to ransom across England

A cyber-attack on the NHS has forced hospital wards to close, patients to be turned away and operations to be cancelled as at least 30 health service organisati...


Trump again suggests ending White House briefings, won't commit to Spicer

In a freakish interview taped hours after introducing the idea of scrapping the briefing altogether, Trump said he was serious about the possibility to "just ...


Zaheer Khan leads Delhi Daredevils to win against Rising Pune Supergiant

The result means that four teams - Kolkata Knight Riders , RPS , Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab - will continue to contest for three playoff spots wi...


In global appeal, North Korea urges states not to enforce United Nations sanctions

Choe Son-hui, director-general of the North America affairs bureau of the North Korean foreign ministry, told reporters at the Beijing Capital International Air...


Sergey Lavrov Wrong Donald Trump Vladimir Putin Have No Meeting

The White House admitted Thursday that it was unaware Russian Federation would be releasing photos from the closed-door meeting, with one official telling CNN:...


James Clapper doesn't know if there was collusion between Trump and Russian Federation

Comey has not publicly discussed any conversations he has had with Trump. US Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr said Friday no evidence of...


PM Modi announces direct flight from Varanasi to Colombo

Modi's emphasis on a common Buddhist heritage and shared history appears to be part of a new strategy of seeking untapped avenues to strengthen relations with S...


India likely to skip China's Belt and Road summit, neighbours attending

The deal will see China plough money into Nepal for a series of projects including boosting its road network, power grid and a new railway connecting the ca...


In global appeal, North Korea urges states not to enforce UN sanctions

When asked whether Pyongyang is preparing to hold dialogue with the South's new government, Choe replied: "We will see". Vice President Pence, during a visit ...


North Korea open to US talks under right conditions, diplomat says

This is a breaking story. North Korea's delegation will be headed by Kim Yong Jae, the country's minister for external economic relations, South Korea's Yonh...


Nations around the world working 'round to clock' to battle cyberattack

Security officials in Britain urged organizations to protect themselves from ransomware by updating their security software fixes, running anti-virus software a...


Trump Says New FBI Director Could Be Named Next Week

Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey just as the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, and possible Mos...


The Senate Intelligence Committee has subpoenaed Michael Flynn on Russian Federation

Virginia Senator Mark Warner is accusing the White House of not taking the investigation into Russian Federation and the presidential election seriously. The to...


Trump Warns Comey About Leaking To Media, Suggests Possible 'Tapes'

Trump's tweet about Comey was likely a reaction to a New York Times report, published Thursday night, detailing a one-on-one dinner Trump had with Comey short...


Trump's Warning to Comey Could Chill White House Conversations

The White House has said Comey's firing was unrelated to the Russian Federation probe, but in the interview with NBC News on Thursday, Trump said he knew he ran...


Rouhani Congratulates New S. Korean President

The U.S. and North Korea aren't now involved in any diplomacy. Separately, the CIA said on Wednesday it had established a Korea Mission Centre to "harness the...


Seoul: Moon, Xi agree on denuclearization goal

North Korea has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the United States, presenting Trump with perhaps his most pressing security...


Another Confederate monument being removed in New Orleans

As they had been for the first monument removal in April, the workers were dressed in body armor. It's the second of four monuments to the Confederacy sla...