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Liberals make good on plan to legalize pot

People over 18 would be allowed to possess up to 30 grams of weed. "We know that criminal prohibition has failed to protect our kids and our communities",...


Jared Kushner omitted meetings with Russian officials on security clearance form

Even as Trump apparently sought to cool the infighting, he is said to have floated potential replacements for Priebus , who has reportedly been on thin ice s...


Trump dodges on whether North Korea's Kim is mentally unstable

A reminder: President Trump has previously said he will "solve North Korea" in a Financial Times interview. China is appealing for calm, and possibly re-exa...


"I am mature", Dhinakaran ready to leave AIADMK, blames BJP for opposition

As reported by The News Minute on Wednesday, the OPS faction remained guarded despite their initial claims of a "first victory" following Dhinakaran's announc...


United States orders review of lifting Iran sanctions

President Donald Trump ordered the review to evaluate whether suspension of sanctions related to the nuclear deal was "vital to the national security interest...


Ahmadinejad submits name for Iran presidential election

Rouhani vowed to remain loyal to the nuclear deal, and urged all Iranians to vote. The vote is being cast as a referendum on the historic nuclear deal. His main...


Second suspect arrested as Briton confirmed among Stockholm dead

Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, who visited a short time later, said: "The goal is that we are supposed to be afraid, but Sweden has shown itself from its best si...


Syria War: Huge Bomb Kills Dozens Of Evacuees

A deadly explosion has killed more than 112 people, including children, government supporters and opposition fighters, at an evacuation point outside Aleppo cit...


Gorsuch's ascension to high court vindicates McConnell plan

Another was Merrick Garland , the judge who stood on the same spot in March past year as Barack Obama issued a dire warning that if Republicans blocked his nom...


Cristiano Ronaldo wants Real Madrid fans to stop booing

He netted again from inside the area after a breakaway in the 110th to secure his club a place in the semifinals of the Champions League for the seventh straigh...


New images and found-footage crew promos for Alien: Covenant

Yikes! Meanwhile, the second image finds David (Michael Fassbender) in a flashback sequence with Peter Weyland, the power-hungry CEO of Weyland Industries. The ...


Stockholm truck attack: Uzbek suspect confesses to committing 'terror crime'

President Trump called Löfven on Sunday "to express condolences to the loved ones of those who were killed in Friday's terrorist attack in central Stockholm, an...


Sharks Explode For Seven Goals While Blanking Oilers to Even Series

The Sharks poured it on in the second period, adding goals from Patrick Marleau , Marcus Sorensen , and Couture in the first 13 minutes. "My math says the ser...


Ivanka Trump will donate book proceeds to charity

It will contribute all future royalties that are in excess of the advance to the fund during the period from May 1, 2017, to May 1, 2022, according to the state...


United Kingdom election 'good for EU' - European Parliament chief

Several Labour lawmakers told The Guardian they felt their leader was too hasty in supporting a snap election based on Mrs May's terms and in a climate of natio...


At least one police officer, gunman dead in Paris attack

BFMTV also reported that another police officer was seriously injured and an unidentified man was hit by the "cross-fire" in the the Champs-Elysees area. Trump:...


France's Macron has call with Obama ahead of election

A French presidential candidate is trying to squeeze in all the rallies he can before the first round of voting begins in a matter of days - and the best way to...


Truck Crashes into Swedish Shopping Center, Killing 4

An Uzbek man suspected of ramming a truck into a crowd in Stockholm, killing four people, had expressed sympathy for the Islamic State (IS) group and was wanted...


N.D. congressman: Spicer comments 'not without some validity'

To know when you screw up that you possibly offended a lot of people. I should have not tried to make a comparison. It was Spicer's second apology in as man...


Sarin or similar used in Idlib: watchdog

Spicer had to later clarify that if the barrel bombs-a weapon routinely used by Syrian forces-contained chemical agents, then a military response would be possi...


US Vice President Warns N. Korea to "Behave"

Pence's broader message was directed not just at North Korea, but at any other "enemies of our freedom". U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday he ...


New tests indicate sarin used in Syria attack

On President Trump's orders earlier this month, USA warships launched between 50-60 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Syria Government airbase where the warplan...


Back to the ballot box: United Kingdom lawmakers approve June 8 election

And with the support of both Labour and the Liberal Democrats the Prime Minister was easily able to secure more than the 434 votes she needed as the SNP absta...


China criticizes North Korea, praises USA on nuclear issue

The Yomiuri ShimbunPrime Minister Shinzo Abe praised the U.S. stance of strengthening pressure on North Korea during a meeting with U.S. Vice President Mike Pen...


Poland hoping for 'development of relations' between EU, Turkey after referendum

Opposition parties, the Turkish bar association and the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe monitoring group have said the referendum fell sho...


UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test

The statement agreed Thursday to demands for an immediate end to the North's nuclear and missile tests and threatens to impose new sanctions. "We welcome that t...


Iran's FM reacts to Tillerson's criticism on nuclear deal

Iran is a potential threat to the world's peace. Another Western diplomat called the administration comments "a politically acceptable way of sending the cert...


Albert the Gators' mascot shields a kid from a foul ball

The mascot uses his arms and body to protect the boy and the foul ball ends up bouncing off Albert Gator's foam-filled head. He was all good afterward and gave ...


Favorite White House tradition rolls on

Melania Trump appeared to give the president a little nudge during the national anthem at the White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, seemingly reminding him t...


Pakistan student killed over 'blasphemous' Facebook post

Mehsud maintained that another student "Abdullah" who was also attacked with Mashal Khan, had rejected the allegations against him. Pakistan's blasphemy laws,...


WPD moving to new uniforms

The department said they will be rolling out the new blue uniforms over the next two years. They hope to complete the transition by March 31, 2019. The depart...


State lawmaker: Canada doesn't grasp urgency of milk crisis

The President echoed that sentiment Thursday: "We can't let Canada or anyone else take advantage of our workers or our farmers". "And they might give us an answ...


Venezuela teen dies after shot near protests

The plant in the central city of Valencia was confiscated on Wednesday as anti-government protesters clashed with pro-government groups in a country battered by...


APNewsBreak: Baby orca! Last killer whale born at SeaWorld

The orca's birth in San Antonio, Texas , follows a decision in 2016 by the Florida-based company to stop breeding killer whales . The baby orca has not rece...


Florida voters may get a say over casino gambling

For almost 200 years, Florida has had one of the strictest voting regulations in the country when it comes to released felons. More than 1.6 million Floridian...