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USA special counsel named to investigate Trump-Russia ties

House Democrats who have been pressing for a special counsel to examine possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign are welcoming w...


DOJ: We Can't Comment on Alleged Comey Memos

But that would suggest that Comey thought the president was trying to influence the investigation but then said nothing to the Justice Department or to his in...


ND delegation reacts to latest Trump reports

Capitol. (" I hope you can let this go , " Mr Trump said.) That shook loose Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, who told the press: "I've asked Comey to come bef...


Sen. Amy Klobuchar: Yates 'Got the Best' of' Trump on Legal Questions

And there are new signs that congressional investigations into the affair may linger deep into Trump's term. Furthermore, she argued, since the Russians knew ...


North's missiles progressing fast, South says

Ambassador Cho Tae-yul told reporters. Kim Jong Un witnessed the test and "hugged officials in the field of rocket research, saying that they worked hard to ach...


Trump Threatens Comey With Secretly Recorded "Tapes" of Their 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 ...


French voters in Slovakia elected Macron

The National Assembly in France has full powers to pass laws and approve the prime minister, and France's two main parties, which for the first time ever were b...


Britain's Labour announces 'radical' election manifesto

Companies with employees earning over £330,000 would face an "excessive pay levy" forecast to raise £1.3 billion a year. After the draft manifesto was leake...


Democrats seek impeachment of President Trump

How did the White House react? Putin dismissed the US politicians, whom he did not identify, as either being "stupid" or "dangerous and unscrupulous" who are...


'Game on' for Huddersfield after goalless first-leg draw

Former Premier League side Sheffield Wednesday are the first team to stand in their way, having last played in the top flight in 2000, but manager David Wagner ...


North Korea scientists exempt from state's 10-year military conscription

North Korea has defied all calls to rein in its nuclear and missile programs, even from China, its lone major ally, calling them legitimate self-defense. China ...


EU offers "fairness" to Britain in Brexit talks

Everything from just-in-time auto supply chains to the free movement of workers and even their pet cats and dogs will be thrown into question by Britain's exit ...


Rent-to-own scheme one of key planks of Lib Dem manifesto

The Lib Dems have put a second European Union referendum at the heart of their manifesto, saying it would "give the final say to the British people". Liberal ...


South Korea willing to reopen communications with North amid missile crisis

It has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the USA mainland, and experts say Sunday's test was another step toward that aim. A ...


What we know about the Russia-Trump investigation

Based on what you already know about Mike Flynn's trips to Russian Federation, are you inclined to believe there is fire behind the notes that James Comey took ...


10 relevant quotes from Robert Mueller's FBI farewell

This time it is former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Mueller who will take over the probe into the meddling as well as whether President Donal...


North Korea: Ballistic missile test successful

The pictures featured a long nose-coned projectile that appeared to be similar to missiles displayed during an April 15 military parade for the birth anniversar...


Edouard Philippe named new French PM

They range from quirky to obscure to old-school: math genius Cedric Villani; former train and subway boss Anne-Marie Idrac; Axelle Tessandier, who created a sta...


French President Macron to travel to Africa on Friday

Macron's pick for the crucial economy and finance ministry was Bruno Le Maire, a pro-European free-marketeer and a heavyweight from Philippe's The Republicans (...


While Comey memo could be key, any Trump prosecution tricky

The S&P 500 was on track for its worst day since September. Trump, who has largely dismissed any impact Russian involvement may have had, fired Comey last wee...


Trump appears to threaten Comey with existence of tapes of talks

Has President Trump secretly taped conversations in the White House? "The president asked that they put those concerns and their recommendation in writing , wh...


Trump defiant, doubting top advisers as White House in turmoil, sources say

House Speaker Paul Ryan cautioned against jumping to conclusions about President Donald Trump's alleged meddling in an FBI investigation of his administration a...


Labour climbs to highest poll rating since start of election campaign

Mr Corbyn also said Labour was committed to the renewal of Trident nuclear missile system. The address at Chatham House was seen as an opportunity for Mr Corb...


UK: Labour's Corbyn launches manifesto 'for the many'

The manifesto has dropped a statement that a Labour prime minister would be "extremely cautious" about using weapons of mass destruction, which was included i...


Schumer: Trump Should Turn Over Any Comey 'Tapes' To Congress Or Apologize

During the interview, Trump claimed that he fired Comey because he was a show-off. " President Trump should release the tapes he referred to and come cle...


Trump knew Flynn was under investigation weeks before inauguration

Democrats badgered Republicans to stand up to the president, and demanded access to the transcripts of Trump's meeting last week with two Russian diplomats. "...


Handover all Comey documents on Trump, US Congress tells Federal Bureau of Investigation

The person said the goal of the memos was to keep a record of encounters Comey found odd or troubling. In dismissing Comey last week, Trump created the very r...


Israel wants White House to explain USA official's Western Wall comment

The Americans reportedly rejected Netanyahu's request to give a speech at the ancient desert fortress Masada alongside Trump . Since January 20, the Tru...


Storms pummel central United States, as tornadoes kill at least 2

At least 25 tornadoes have been reported from Texas to Winsconsin in just one night. A mobile home park in Chetek, Wisconsin was among the areas hardest hit...


Almodovar and Smith's comments on Netflix at Cannes

Other members of this year's jury include American actress Jessica Chastain, Chinese actress Fan Bingbing, Italian director Paolo Sorrentino, German director Ma...


Violence Breaks Out During Protest At Turkish Embassy In Washington, DC

Turkey has been a partner in the US-led coalition against Islamic State forces, although the relationship between the two nations is now strained. While no co...


US admiral: North Korea's action 'recipe for disaster'

A South Korean government source told the JoongAng Ilbo Tuesday that the ballistic missile re-entry vehicle escaped and successfully re-entered the atmosphere, ...


Kremlin tight-lipped on Trump info-sharing

The intervention came as Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed the incident in a phone call, a spokesman said on Wednesday, as controv...


South Korea's Moon says 'high possibility' of conflict with North

Both the UN Security Council and Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday slammed the missile launches. "North Korea's latest successful missile test repr...


Beware of ransomware cyber attack in SA

India is on high alert, monitoring critical networks across sectors like banking, telecom, power and aviation to ensure that systems are protected against the a...