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Germany: Merkel challenger predicts 'long, stony road' ahead

Merkel's CDU has won the three state elections held in Germany this year, and these wins are deemed to bode favorably for its performance in the national genera...


Former DNI Clapper says Russian Federation likely sees Comey's firing as 'another victory'

Clapper said America's founding fathers had created three co-equal branches of government with checks and balances, but with Trump as president, that was now "e...


Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking: Trump warns Comey over leaks to media

Spicer was responding to questions on a tweet by Trump early in the morning. The White House said Trump declined to comment further on the suggestion of r...


Harper, Nationals reach $21.6 million deal for 2018 season

The Washington Nationals chose to skip the arbitration process with star slugger Bryce Harper this offseason. The Washington Nationals have agreed to term...


Seoul's defense chief confirms THAAD radar detected N. Korea's missile launch

North Korea conducted two nuclear tests previous year which are likely to have improved its know-how in making nuclear weapons small enough to fit on long-range...


Trump 'raises concerns' with Abbas on prisoner payments

Trump assured Abbas that he sees a " very good chance " for Israeli-Palestinian peace and that "we will get it done". Heading in to their meeting, Abbas, 82, ...


UGA police investigate missing drugs within tennis programs

The report released Tuesday provided few details beyond the nature of the investigation and when it started. Diaz, the men's tennis coach, is listed as the re...


South Korea urges 'parallel' talks, sanctions to rein in NorthR

Despite Chinese anger at North Korea's repeated nuclear and missile tests, China remains the isolated state's most important economic and diplomatic backer, eve...


Cocaine accused Cassie Sainsbury reunited with family

He made no comment as he entered the jail where his 22-year-old fiancee has been detained since 5.8kg of cocaine was allegedly found hidden inside 18 headphone ...


Trump, Turkish leader hail ties despite United States arming of Kurds

Erdogan's visit on Tuesday was further complicated by Turkey's calls for the United States to take steps to extradite Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen, who has ...


Miss USA clarifies: Healthcare 'should be a right'

Miss New Jersey Chhavi Verg was runner-up and Miss Minnesota Meredith Gould was the second runner-up. Miss USA 2016 Deshauna Barber, the first-ever active mi...


Convicted transgender soldier will stay on active duty

In her statement , Manning said that she has always dreamed of freedom, but she has never been allowed to completely imagine it. On top of being an embattled...


New Poll: The Rock is already beating Trump in the 2020 election

A few weeks ago, The Rock "joked" about possibly becoming President. The Rock now leads Trump in a prospective election matchup 42% to 37%, according to lef...


Palestine President coming on four-day India visit

In a diplomatic outreach to the Arab world ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel in early July, India will host Palestine President Mahmoud Ab...


Trump reportedly asked Comey to consider imprisoning members of the press

He was also set to welcome foreign leaders to the White House, with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday and President Juan Manuel Santos of Colom...


Secret Service detains bike rack jumper outside White House

Trump fired Flynn on February 13. The intensifying drama comes as Trump is set to embark Friday on his first foreign trip, which had been optimistically viewe...


Syria Hides Executions Via Crematorium, US Claims

WASHINGTON-The Syrian regime has built a crematorium 45 minutes outside of Damascus where the US government believes they are burning the bodies of the thousand...


Annual house price growth weakest since 2013

An average price of a United Kingdom property was £215,848 in March, falling from £217,502 a month before. This was followed by the West Midlands at 6.5 per cen...


Women backlash on J&K CM

The security had to usher the CM out. Several women said they would not have attended the function if they were informed before hand about the presence of the...


Peace Talks First. The US Embassy Can Wait

So far, the worldwide community does not recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and not a single foreign country has based their embassies in Jerusalem...


Sorry, paparazzi, celebs now get private treatment at LAX

The largest airline terminal relocation in the history of Los Angeles International Airport and one of the biggest ever at an operating airport began the evenin...


Monsoon expected to arrive on May 30: IMD

The climatic conditions are now becoming favourable for the further advance of south west monsoon into winder area in the Bay of Bengal and the remaining parts ...


Trump Says He Shared 'Facts Pertaining to Terrorism' with Russians

A European security official said sharing sensitive information could dampen the trust between the United States and its intelligence sharing partners. The tu...


Russian magnate sues AP over story on Trump campaign ties

The AP's general counsel, Karen Kaiser, says the news organization stands by its story and will defend itself. " I did not work for the Russian government ", ...


Israeli minister frets over 'change' in Trump rhetoric

Prior to Trump's visit, 30 C-17 transport planes will carry tons of safety equipment to the Land of Milk and Honey. Friedman arrived Monday and immediatel...


House Speaker Ryan Seeks Answers About Trump Meeting

Code-word information goes beyond the top secret clearance. White House press secretary Sean Spicer wouldn't comment Tuesday on whether or not Israel was the ...


Israel wants White House to explain U.S. official's Western Wall comment

On the issues related to the peace process, the official sounded condescending, sayung, " Netanyahu is at his best when it comes to negotiating with the U.S. T...


Trump weighs embassy move's effect on Mideast peace process

Netanhyahu said: "Jordan must condemn terror attacks in Israel". Trump's two-day visit will coincide with Jerusalem Day, marking the 50 anniversary of the reu...


NHS services recovering from cyber-attack

Microsoft released patches last month and on Friday to fix a vulnerability that allowed the worm to spread across networks, a rare and powerful feature that cau...


Trump Defends Sharing Information With Russia

Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi in a statement, said, "The information President Trump allegedly handed to Vladimir Putin's regime last week is ...


Trump Admits To Sharing 'Facts' With Top Russian Officials

Beyond jeopardizing the trust of key allies, lawmakers and intelligence officials warn that disclosing this type of information could impact U.S. efforts to cou...


Russian Federation dismisses explosive report about Trump sharing intel

McMaster, Trump's national security adviser. McMaster, in a White House briefing , said: "In the context of that discussion, what the president discussed wit...


French President Macron delays naming ministers to check taxes

Merkel greeted Macron with a handshake Monday ahead of a military honors ceremony. He is Merkel's fourth French president in almost 12 years as German leader....


Palestinians mark uprooting anniversary with sirens, marches

Clashes broke out near Ramallah between Palestinians marking Nakba Day, referring to their perception of Israel's founding as a catastrophe, and Israeli tro...


At Least Three People Have Been Killed in the Latest Venezuela Protests

Luis Alviarez, 18, was killed during protests in the western state of Tachira after being shot by gunfire in the thorax, prosecutors said, without giving furt...