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Japan says N. Korea missile fell into sea

The ballistic, believed to be a new type of missile, flew for 30 minutes before landing in the Sea of Japan. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that fore...


Trump calls for stronger sanctions on North Korea after missile

Pyongyang's threats were in response to claims that US and South Korean spies had plotted to assassinate the North's leader, Kim Jong-un. Outsiders will be es...


Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for documents in Russian Federation investigation

Flynn resigned in February following reports that he had diplomatically engaged Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak prior to President Donald Trump taking offic...


Pope cheered in Fatima to honor children who urged peace

It's like an answer to prayer, because I felt that always they would be canonized", said Agnes Walsh from Killarney, Ireland. In Fatima, Pope Francis said tha...


Microsoft to make security fixes available for older Windows systems

But they could still linger as low-grade infections that flare up from time to time. Security experts said the attack appeared to be caused by a self-replic...


North Korea launches ballistic missile despite South Korea's offer of talks

Sunday's launch is the first since Moon Jae-in, a liberal who is promoting engagement with North Korea, took office as South Korea's new president Wednesday. "U...


Venezuelan women protest against Maduro

At least 717 others have been injured and 152 remain in jail as a result of the protests , which started in early April amid the Venezuelan Supreme Court's d...


Pyongyang accuses CIA of biochemical plot to kill Kim Jong Un

The Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), a state-run media agency in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), said Friday that the United States' Central...


Stanley Cup playoffs: Senators trump Penguins in OT

ET on Hockey Night in Canada . While Craig Anderson was solid for the Senators and Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored in regulation, Pittsburgh superstar Evgeni Ma...


North Korea fires unidentified projectile, South Korean military says

Despite South Korean and USA assurances that the deployment is defensive, China considers the system's powerful radar a threat to its security. The type of miss...


North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile — South Korean Military

Launching the missile this way could allow North Korea to test its capabilities while keeping its landing area a certain distance from Japan. North Korea's to...


Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey's firing highlights Donald Trump media team chaos

When asked about his Friday morning tweet that Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of their conversations, Trump said , "Well, that I can't talk about...


Chibok girls released in exchange for Boko Haram suspects

A statement from the Nigerian presidency said that the trip was for "follow-up medical consultation" and that the "length of the president's stay in London wil...


Could Sean Spicer be the next to leave Donald Trump's team?

Trump said in his brief statement about firing Comey on Tuesday that the FBI chief had told him three times that he was not under investigation in the Russi...


Palestinian Authority Says Israel Will Negotiate with Hunger Strikers

He said that Israeli Prison Services have called for a meeting with the leaders of the strike, but did not provide additional details. Most of the Palestini...


Donald Trump threatens to cancel briefings for 'sake of accuracy'

Trump, then the Republican Presidential Nominee, reacted favourably to the news. After reading the memo, Trump "decided he was right and it's probably time to m...


New Hamas chief makes first public appearance

It comes at a time when the group is introducing changes to its organisational structure and policies towards Israel . He has however pledged strong support ...


'Jindal, Nawaz meet part of back-channel diplomacy'

Pakistan prime minister's adviser on foreign affairs Adviser Aziz told reporters on Wednesday that if India shows interest, Pakistan will look into the possibil...


Kremlin unveils details about Russian FM Lavrov's visit to Trump's Oval Office

Peskov also said that there were no agreements reached about possibility of the meeting between President Putin and President Trump. "This indicates the colos...


China pledges $124bn for new Silk Road

Russian President Vladimir Putin and leaders of 29 countries will be at the summit. He called for countries to "uphold and grow an open world economy". A numb...


Inauguration day: Macron to become France's new president

A statement Friday from Macron's campaign team says they spoke by phone a day earlier. Mr Macron will need a strong presence in parliament to put in place...


Experts predict instability in the legislature after BC election

The New Democrats won a seat across the water in North Vancouver. But Weaver has also hinted that on economic issues his party sides with the Liberals. "Neith...


Have Seen First-Hand How System Is Broken In Washington: Donald Trump

Trump kept on message throughout the speech , many times looking away from the teleprompter, seemingly about to make a comment he would regret, only to quickly...


Global ransomware attack: 5 things to know

Across an ocean, Darien Huss, a 28-year-old research engineer for the cybersecurity firm Proofpoint, was doing his own analysis. "Microsoft worked throughout th...


N Korea accuses CIA of plot to assassinate Kim Jong

The Ministry of State Security, in a lengthy statement, said a group formed with the goal of committing terrorism against Kim by using a biochemical substance h...


UK Labour launches defence policy with Trump blast

Produced by creative-technology studio Room One, the sub three minute video has been released to mark the start of the party's General Election campaign, with L...


Wijnaldum: Liverpool will improve

West Ham host Liverpool in the penultimate round of Premier League action on Sunday, with the visitors looking to move a step closer to ensuring a top-four fi...


Trump warns Comey over media leaks

Comey , they said, declined to make such a pledge but told Trump he would always give him "honesty". "[The candidates] have been vetted over their lifetime esse...


Darrell Berkheimer: Mom's Day stirs wealth of memories

My mother loved to tell jokes and if she couldn't memorize one on the spot, she would insist that the joke-teller write it down so she could study it later. "...


Lewis Hamilton back on pole in Spain

This is the third pole of the season for Hamilton, the 64th of his career - one behind Ayrton Senna - and his third in Spain having taken the top spot in 2014, ...


North Korea test-fires missile, challenging new leader in South

US officials said they were still assessing whether the launch was successful and what type of missile was tested. It comes days after the election of a new S...


Le Pen a threat to EU?

Ms Le Pen was endorsed by her father, while Mr Macron held an emotional meeting with a Moroccan man whose father died years ago when he was thrown off a Paris b...


Trump threatens to cancel all press briefings in 'fake media' tweet tirade

Later, the president and his advisers said Trump had planned to fire Comey since taking office. President Trump in the White House in Washington . In his t...


When cyber-attacks become a matter of life and death

Researchers with Czech Republic-based security software maker Avast said 60 per cent of infected computers were located in Russian Federation, followed by Ukr...


Venezuela's Maduro calls for new constitution as protests rage

The 500 members of the assembly would be elected by direct and secret ballot, although sector groups would also be afforded seats in the body whose goal would b...