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Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-Hye slapped with bribing charges

Park is accused by prosecutors of helping Choi Soon-sil, a longtime friend, extort donations from South Korea's biggest conglomerates in exchange for political ...


World's oldest person, born in 1800s, dies in Italy at 117

Ms Morano was believed to be the last surviving person to be born in the 1800s and died at her home in Northern Italy on Saturday (local time). The couple sep...


Mike Pence: U.S. would defeat North Korea attacks against Japan

Yokosuka naval base in Tokyo Bay. In Seoul, Pence said he was concerned that the USA trade deficit with South Korea has "more than doubled" in the five yea...


China approved three Ivanka trademarks on same day she met with Xi

Ivanka must recuse herself from government issues that affect her clothing and accessories business. Jared Kushner , Ivanka's husband and the president's son-...


More than 1 000 Palestinian prisoners begin hunger strike

Nearly 6,500 Palestinians are being held in 22 Israeli prisons, said Qadoura Fares, head of the Palestinian Prisoners' Club that advocates on behalf of the inma...


IMF Says Global Growth Gaining Momentum

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said it expects the Irish economy to grow by 3.5 per cent in 2017 and 3.2 per cent next year. The economic growth es...


Kinzinger calls on Trump to release tax returns

Lisa Saunders and Brittany Patterson said they were active with the local chapter of Indivisible, an anti-Trump group. "And I think this has been a distract...


Indian contingents to stay in Haiti as United Nations ends peacekeeping

She says she didn't even have breasts yet. "The children were passed from soldier to soldier". However earlier this month, Sri Lanka's military spokesperson...


Walcott sorry for letting down Arsenal fans

Wenger's side have not finished outside the top four during the Frenchman's 21-year reign at the club, but four consecutive away defeats and dismal form in 2017...


China warns of war, seeks Russian help to ´cool´ N. Korea situation

During an interview with the Associated Press on April 14, North Korean Vice Minister Han Song-ryol said that the North "will go to war" if the USA makes that c...


VP Pence thanks corporate Japan for boosting US growth

The vice president is on the second stop of a 10-day visit to the Asia-Pacific region after visiting South Korea, where he toured the demilitarized zone (DMZ), ...


Trump administration to review Iran sanctions relief: Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday. The Trump administration is reviewing USA policy towards Iran , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announc...


USA looking into possible Russian role in Syria chemical attack

Moscow has been a steadfast ally of the Syrian government and has defended it against claims of chemical weapons use in front of the U.N. Security Council. And ...


UK Prime Minister May defends decision to seek snap election

Theresa May is expected to easily secure the two thirds vote in the House of Commons to kick off a surprise early general election campaign. May wasted no t...


Patriots' Gronkowski Crashes White House Press Briefing

On Wednesday morning he explained his decision in a statement that read, "I am so happy and excited that our team is being honored at the White House today". Pa...


General election: Labour MPs will not require re-selection

May's decision not to take part in debates follows her surprise announcement of an early general election on June 8. "Because Brexit isn't just about the lett...


Georgia run-off sets new test for President Trump

House seat in a Republican-dominated section of Georgia. That's because Republican voters in the district will likely focus their support in favor of Handel i...


Jobs, education are feature issues on British Columbia campaign trail

Clark says if re-elected, her party will begin phasing out the provincial sales tax on electricity, which Clark says could save businesses $160-million a year. ...


Shooting leaves three dead in Fresno, California

His Facebook posts indicated that "he does not like white people, and he has anti-government sentiments", Dyer said, and on social media Muhammad referred to ...


USA police: OH murder suspect kills self after chase

He continued posting videos on the day of the murder and claimed he had killed twelve other people although this has not yet been substantiated, according to th...


General Election: UK Parliament Approves Theresa May's Snap Vote

Ms May surprised allies and opponents on Tuesday when she announced her plan to bring forward an election that was not due until 2020, saying she needed to avoi...


Trump Congratulates Erdogan On Turkey Referendum, Discuss Assad Regime Attacks

On Monday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters that the results of Turkish referendum should be respected. The head of Turkey's Supreme Election Co...


USA playing terrorism game in Syria, Russian foreign minister tells Tillerson

The move was in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack on the town of Khan Sheikhun earlier in the week which killed at least 86 people according to th...


Bill O'Reilly will not be returning to the Fox News Channel

The Wall Street Journal says O'Reilly's fate will be announced in the next few days, with the last possible day being April 24, when the O'Reilly Factor's host...


USS Carl Vinson carrier group expected off Korea at end of April

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and its strike group actually sailed south after U.S. He also warned if a war starts the situation will go beyond con...


Pope Francis shakes hands with Bill O'Reilly

O'Reilly's show, "The O'Reilly Factor", will air the rest of this week with guest hosts. The O'Reilly Factor is the top-rated show on Fox News. Ailes has repe...


Trump orders review of United States nuclear posture amid North Korea tensions

He said the American commitment to South Korea is "iron-clad and immutable". Deputy U.N. Ambassador Kim said North Korea's policy is shaped by the Trump a...


Tillerson's visit to Russia testy; Trump gloomy

Russia, Syria and Iran strongly warned the United States Friday against launching new strikes on Syria and called for an worldwide probe into last week's chemic...


AIADMK's ruling faction ousts Sasikala, Dinakaran and family

Though Dinakaran had convened a meeting of the party MLAs in the morning, it was cancelled because he had to be present in the Additional Chief Metropolitan Cou...


UK Parliament Approves Theresa May's Snap Election on 8 June

Currently, the Conservative Party has a narrow majority of 330 of the 650 seats in the House of Commons. A win for Conservatives "virtually rules out staying ...


Australian Government ends visa programme that allowed overseas temporary workers

Workers already living in Australia on 457 visas will not be affected - they will keep their jobs and be allowed to stay in the country under the old rules unti...


Semi-final offers Tottenham chance to heal old wounds

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will be hoping to get all his players healthy ahead of the FA Cup semi-final clash against Tottenham on Saturday, April 22. The...


North Korea Displays Apparently New Missiles amid Rising Tensions across the Region

North Koreans are preparing for the country's biggest holiday - the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung , the country's late founder and grandfather of curr...


UK lawmakers back Theresa May's call for June 8 election

May enjoys a runaway lead in opinion polls over the main opposition Labour Party, and the British economy has so far defied predictions of a slowdown, offering ...


Theresa May rules out televised election debates

Angus Robertson has confirmed that SNP MPs will abstain in a House of Commons vote on a snap general election. The Prime Minister confirmed on Wednesday that ...