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World's oldest person dies aged 117 in Italy

Born on 29 November 1899, Emma was the last known person living who was born in the 19th century. Jamaican Violet Brown is the new " oldest living person i...


'The sword stands ready': US VP Pence warns North Korea

The North has said it has developed and would launch a missile that can strike the mainland United States but officials and experts believe it is some time ...


Gorsuch's First Supreme Court Vote Allows Execution

Amnesty International called on Arkansas to halt the "conveyor belt of executions". Lee, who was sentenced to death for the murder of Debra Reese in 1993, ...


ICBMs may be part of North Korea's Day of the Sun

South Korea, which hosts 28,500 US troops to help counter the threats, warned of punitive action if the launch led to further provocations such as a nuclear tes...


Estes says election shows Kansas still GOP state

The margin of victory Tuesday for Kansas Republican Ron Estes in the 4th District special election slid to only seven percentage points from a 31-point marg...


Russian Federation to Demand Explanations From UK on Samples Examination From Syria's Idlib

Dozens of people are said to have been killed by the suspected chemical weapon attack in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib on April 4. "They are also ter...


North Korean state media warns of 'super-mighty pre-emptive strike'

USA and South Korean officials have been saying for weeks that the North could soon stage another nuclear test in violation of United Nations sanctions, somet...


France says it will prove Syria's Assad used chemical weapons

Speaking in Washington during a news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, U.S. President Donald Trump said the shooting "looks like another t...


Researchers to look for CTE evidence in AaronHernandez's brain

Hernandez's family is reportedly attempting to acquire his brain for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) research at Boston University. The death of former...


Theresa May used bogus arguments to justify election, says Tim Farron

He said Mrs May's U-turn on her previous insistence that she would not call a snap election showed she could not be trusted. The Daily Express says an ear...


North Korea Policy Hits a Bump Due to US Strike Force Delay

The aircraft was conducting routine flight operations , a US Navy statement said. The Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia border the body of water. The U.S. ...


44 killed in Egyptian Coptic church bombing

In the aftermath of two deadly bombings that targeted Coptic Christian churches in Egypt on Palm Sunday, the Egyptian Christian community was left reeling. ...


Borussia Dortmund bombing motivated by 'stock market'

German prosecutors say they believe a 28-year-old German-Russian man suspected of carrying out a bombing attack on the Borussia Dortmund soccer team's bus acted...


North Korean missile launch strongly condemned by U.N.

Pence's comments come after a senior North Korean official warned the regime had no intention of dialling down its missile programme, pledging weekly tests and ...


More to come, United States warns Syria

Governor Rick Scott released a statement following the Trump administration's decision to conduct airstrikes against the Assad regime in Syria . Kaine said t...


Paris attack 'will have a big effect on presidential election'

European shares advanced in early deals on Friday, though France's benchmark CAC 40 declined slightly ahead of the first round of voting in the French president...


CBS Omits GM Factory Being Seized by Socialist Venezuela

GM says the seizure shows "total disregard" of legal rights. GM could seek compensation and damages for its lost plant in several different worldwide venues, ...


Ontario to place 15 per cent tax on foreign home buyers

It matches the 15 percent tax the Pacific coast city of Vancouver has implemented. The initial signs were that Toronto would not to go down that road. "What w...


Cardell Hayes sentenced for fatal shooting of former Saints star Will Smith

Buras sentenced Hayes to serve 25 years for manslaughter and 15 years for attempted manslaughter, to run concurrently, and without the possibility of probation ...


Ledell Lee Executed After All Stays of Execution Lifted by SCOTUS

Lee's execution came after a flurry of last-minute appeals for more time to test DNA evidence that his lawyers hoped could exonerate him. Activist Sister Hele...


Donald Trump says it's unlikely Russia was unaware of Syria gas attack

But even if there is a definitive finding of Russian complicity, it's not clear the Pentagon or the White House would make that information public, a senior USA...


One policeman killed, two injured in Paris shooting

The man who committed the attack was killed by police following the shooting. Several of the candidates vying in Sunday's presidential ballot issued stateme...


Four Daesh Commanders Killed In US Bombing On Achin

A security official stands guard near the site where the US dropped a GBU-43 Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB) on an Islamic State (IS) militant cave complex in...


UC Berkeley Cancels Coulter Appearance Over Security Concerns

What are they going to do, arrest me? Coulter had been set to come to Cal on April 27 before school officials called it off this week, fearing it could not gu...


ISIS Fighters, 1 Commander Killed In 'Mother Of All Bombs' US Attack

The U.S. Department of Defense released video Friday showing the deployment of a 22,000-pound bomb known as the "mother of all bombs" against a complex of ISIS-...


USA may restore North Korea to list of state sponsors of terror

He added that Washington expected Japan to play a larger role in the bilateral strategic alliance in the coming years. United States all at sea over Trump "...


Trump Lashes Out at Tax Return Protesters: Who Paid Them?

Trump has not released his tax returns , saying they are under audit by the Internal Revenue Service. "Someone should look into who paid for the small organi...


North Korea's Missile Threat

A failed ballistic missile launch occurred on the morning of April 16 in North Korea's eastern region, according to the Joint Chiefs of Staff of South Korea's m...


Don't want a fight, don't start one : U.S. tells North Korea

Both the USA and South Korea believe that the recent missile test by North Korea failed . China has criticised North Korea's missile tests. "This represents ...


Trump says DREAMers should 'rest easy' about his immigration policy

Eager for progress on other campaign promises, Trump said he would unveil a tax overhaul next week that would include a "massive" tax cut for individuals and ...


Democrats' Georgia Blunder: 'Resist Trump' Is Not a Winning Strategy

Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff , with his girlfriend Alisha Kramer, after speaking to supporters in Atlanta as votes were being counted in a key Georgia con...


France PM warns Le Pen against 'exploiting' Paris tragedy

There are also structural factors that would restrain a President Le Pen or a President Melenchon. "On the fight against radical Islam, as with everything els...


NCIS: Navy SEAL possessed and produced child porn on phone

Magistrate judge in March 2017 authorized a search warrant permitting further investigation of the cell phone. Four videos and one still image seemed to have be...


Pakistan Court Keeps Prime Minister in Power but Orders Inquiry of Family

Had such judgment, he noted, been announced in any other country, the ruling party would have automatically demanded resignation of the prime minister. Khan, ho...


Iran not living up to 'spirit' of nuclear deal, says Donald Trump

As the state department announced a review of the 2015 deal to establish if the lifting of sanctions was in the United States' security interests, USA secre...