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Syrian government denies US accusation of crematorium at prison

Jones added: "Credible sources have believed that numerous bodies have been disposed in mass graves". In the briefing on May 15, Jones showed aerial images of w...


4 ways Red Cross helped with freeing 82 Chibok girls

Boko Haram fighters stormed the Government Girls Secondary School in the remote town of Chibok on the evening of April 14, 2014, and kidnapped 276 girls. Newsme...


Nicola Sturgeon responds to the death of Ian Brady

Brady's lawyer Robin Makin, the executor of his will, said that the murderer did not pass any information about Bennett in the moments before his death. "I thin...


Chelsea Manning freed after 7 years in prison

Manning was released from prison after serving seven years of her initial 35-year sentence. Manning at that time was a 22-year-old United States Army privat...


Colorado man freed again after prison mistake

Lima-Marin to Immigration and Customs Enforcement". The disappointing development for the family came only a day after Arapahoe County District Court Judge C...


Xi elaborates on inspiration behind Belt and Road Initiative

The two-day Belt and Road Forum (BRF) which is being attended by leaders from 29 countries, including Pakistan, at the Yanqi Lake International Convention Centr...


ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

Even after it was corrected, the claim raced through social media for days, fuelled by the fury of NDP supporters at the thought of the Greens propping up Clark...


Erdogan urges U.S. to 'immediately' reverse decision on arming Syrian Kurds

The decision, announced before Erdogan had a chance to make his case in person, is setting the two allies on a collision course after months of rising tensions....


Western Wall is part of the West Bank

One U.S. official reportedly told the Israelis the site is "not your territory". Netanyahu told Friedman his immediate visit to the Western Wall was "a st...


Friday's Iranian presidential election down to a two-man race

That deal saw Iran limit its enrichment of uranium in exchange for the lifting of some economic sanctions. "Please don't abuse religion for power", said Rouhani...


Plane containing NY family goes missing while over Bermuda Triangle

The Coast Guard on Wednesday released a photo of debris - believed to match the MU-2B model that Ulrich was piloting - after discovering it a day earlier. Cmd...


Liberals hold province-wide lead

The Liberals and the NDP have been trading the lead all night long. Liberal Don McRae, Comox Valley, did not seek re-election in the new riding of Courtenay-Com...


Nicola Sturgeon blames Tory austerity for growth in food banks

She has also delayed setting out how she will press on with preparing for that referendum until after the election. An English lawmaker from the ruling Conser...


'Flynn was compromised by Russia'

Former President Barack Obama is starting to define his new role in the age of Donald Trump. After dropping out of sight for a pair of glamorous island getawa...


Trump Faces Deepest Crisis of Presidency as Comey Memo Lands

Putin told a news conference that he would be willing to turn over notes of Trump's meeting with the Russian diplomats if the White House agreed. If they do see...


Vladimir Putin says can prove Trump did not pass Russia secrets

Israeli counter-terrorism experts are a lot less concerned about what U.S. President Donald Trump said to Russian officials last week than the media seems to ...


Moors Murderer Ian Brady Dead at 79

The brother of Moors Murders victim Keith Bennett feels he has lost the opportunity to find his remains, the family's solicitor has said. Brady had spent year...


Growing chorus of Republicans want Comey to testify

This comes in the wake of a report that Trump asked then-FBI Director James Comey to stop the investigation into ex-National Security Advisor Michael Flynn...


An ETF Prescription For Post-Election France

Benoit Hamon, the unsuccessful Socialist Party candidate in the presidential contest, said he would set up a new movement after several of his hallmark prop...


'Destroy Labour', British Conservative Party given election orders

The national living wage for workers aged 25 and over, now £7.50 an hour, would rise in line with average earnings until 2022. The PM also promised to include...


Trump 'asked FBI to halt Flynn inquiry'

At the top of the list were reports that President Trump had asked former FBI Director James B. Comey to drop an investigation into Michael Flynn , the forme...


Trump did not pass secrets to Russia - Putin

Congress, if the White House approved. The Senate intelligence committee has already demanded a briefing on what was said at the meeting from members of the Tru...


WannaCry hits Odisha: Suspected virus attack detected in Bhubaneshwar hospital

Police have been informed and a formal complaint would be lodged on Wednesday, the ADMO said. The recent virus attack has encrypted data related to e-Aushadhi...


Sudan's president invited by Saudi Arabia to Trump meeting

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has been invited to this weekend's summit in the Saudi capital with U.S. President Donald Trump an...


Congressman Al Green calls for impeachment on floor of Congress

President Andrew Johnson was impeached in 1868 for abuse of power, President Bill Clinton 130 years later for perjury and obstruction of justice . "I think mos...


Turkey: Ankara slams Trump's decision to arm Syrian YPG

In talks that Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana White described as good and calm, the officials reaffirmed their support for peace and stability in Iraq and Syri...


Anshu Jamsenpa becomes first Indian woman to climb Mt. Everest four times

Mountaineer #AnshuJamsenpa becomes First Woman in World to Climb #MountEverest 4 times. Anshu's expedition was flagged off this year by His Holiness Dalai L...


Vladimir Putin says he can prove Trump did not pass Russian Federation secrets

Putin went on to say that Russian Federation was ready to provide the notes taken at Trump's meeting with Lavrov and Kislyak to Congress, if the White House a...


Ransomware attack again thrusts US spy agency into unwanted spotlight

Some have called it the biggest ransomware attack in Internet history . Here's what you need to know. The WannaCry ransomware sweeping the world hasn't stop...


'Don scandals reaching Watergate size and scale'

The shoes continue to drop, and every couple days there's a new aspect", Senator McCain, chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee, told an audie...


North Korea's Kim Jong-un Planning To Attack South Korea

The statement , carried by the state-run Korean Central News Agency , accused the two intelligence agencies of hiring a North Korean man to carry out a bio-ch...


Election success would give SNP mandate on Brexit talks - Nicola Sturgeon

The Scottish Government put forward proposals at the end of previous year in an attempt to create a bespoke Brexit deal for Scotland - where the vote to remain ...


Chelsea Manning released after 35-year sentence commuted

Manning tweeted a photograph Wednesday morning of her feet in black sneakers walking across a wood floor: "First steps of freedom!" Manning remains on activ...


France's Macron drawing up his Cabinet with help of PM Philippe

In his first major decision, newly inaugurated French President Emmanuel Macron has named conservative lawmaker Edouard Philippe as prime minister. He is also...


Israel 'shocked' over Trump aide's Western Wall comments

President Donald Trump will visit the Western Wall unaccompanied by Israeli leaders in order to emphasize the overarching message of his overseas tour: unifying...