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San Francisco power outage snarls traffic, rail station

San Francisco Fire Department crews stand outside an electric substation where a fire occurred and might have caused the outage. San Francisco fire crews...


Trump administration threatens to hold grant money from sanctuary cities

The federal agency then has 48 hours to take custody. Statewide, roughly $20 million in federal law enforcement grant funding is at risk this year, according ...


At least 3 dead in Venezuelan protests

Security forces used tear gas to disperse the anti-government demonstrators who had gathered in the hundreds of thousands in Caracas for a protest dubbed the " ...


South Korea on High Alert as Isolated North Prepares for Army Celebration

One propaganda film past year featured animation of a North Korean, nuclear-tipped ICBM striking New York City. Ayrault, who was in China last week and whose ...


OMB preps for shutdown, WH says it's unlikely

Donald Trump thinks the White House and Congress are "in good shape" to avoid any work stoppage. "It's going to be action-packed". "It's unbelievable the dive...


Paris Terror Attack Comes Days Before French Elections

French interior ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet said it was "too early to say" if the man was linked to Thursday night's shooting. The assailant reporte...


United States experts question Pak's decision of Jadhav

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Foreign Policy Adviser Sartaj Aziz has himself said that there is insufficient evidence against Jadhav. Government of P...


After Paris attack, France mobilized for security ahead of elections

Barack Obama spoke to Macron on Thursday about the "important upcoming presidential election in France ", a spokesman for the former USA president said . ...


Trump tax reform plan coming "very soon"

The plan will propose a "massive tax cut" for individuals and businesses, Trump told the AP. President Donald Trump has signed a series of executive orders...


Trump calls to congratulate Erdogan over Turkish referendum

The pro-Kurdish opposition Peoples' Democratic Party said it presented complaints about unstamped ballots affecting 3 million voters, more than twice the margin...


UK Prime Minister Announces Snap General Election

May said that opponents were intent on "frustrating the Brexit process", even after Parliament authorized talks with the EU. The hotly contested "Brexit" refere...


Labour MPs call on London mayor to help with general election campaign

May, Britain's second female prime minister , also has strong popular support for her handling of the political quake unleashed by Brexit. Ms May surprised...


Egypt police kill 7 suspected IS followers

A second explosion - which Egypt's Interior Ministry says was caused by a suicide bomber who tried to storm St. Mark's Cathedral in the coastal city of Alexand...


Notes From The Phillies' 4-3 Win Over Atlanta

The Phillies (7-9), winners in three of their last four after a 4-3 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night, are fresh off a series win in NY against the Me...


Trump privately signs anti-Planned Parenthood law

President Trump signed another piece of pro-life legislation Thursday. In tweets after his health-care legislation stalled in Congress last month, Trump said ...


Champs Elysees attack: What we know

Reuters also reported that, the gunman, identified as Karim Cheurfi, who shot dead a French policeman in an Islamist militant attack had served time for armed ...


Iraqi forces making new push toward Old City in Mosul

Said Kamel al-Alusi said. The attack comes a day after an Iraqi military officer said IS militants launched a gas attack in the al-Abar neighborhood in wes...


Mulvaney says no shutdown, even with border ask

In that vein, Democrats have pursued negotiations with their Republican counterparts in Congress while making clear that, in their view, only late intervention ...


United Nations strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

The Rodong Sinmun , the official newspaper of the North's ruling Workers' Party, did not mince its words. North Korea's latest missile test fizzled last week...


Trump says Paris attack will help Marine Le Pen in election

The French government has pulled out all the stops to protect Sunday's vote as the attack deepened France's political divide. He was the subject of a "Fiche S" ...


UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn comes out fighting ahead of election

Mr Corbyn also revealed he had not decided whether he would stand down if Labour loses the election. Tim Farron, whose centre-left party holds just nine seats...


Labour mulls second Brexit referendum in manifesto

He told MPs: "Our children's schools are starved of the resources they need to educate our children in the future", and raised the number of parents receiving l...


North Somerset's MPs vote in favour of June General Election

But for Scotland's First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, the move was a "huge political miscalculation" that could help the Scottish National Party's efforts to hold...


Will a new foreign property buyer's tax cool Toronto's housing market?

The tax, inspired by similar measures adopted in Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong, sent home sales in metro Vancouver plunging some 40% in the initial months. - ...


Queen Elizabeth celebrates 91st birthday

Although Her Maj was born on April 21 1926, she also celebrates her official birthday during a date in June, which changes every year. King George II starte...


Iran's Ahmadinejad disqualified from presidential election

The election is scheduled for May 19. Qalibaf, 55, the conservative mayor of Tehran , is running for president for the third time, having previously lost to ...


North Korea nukes an American city in new propaganda video

Ryan said he was encouraged by the results of efforts to work with China to reduce tension, but that it was unacceptable North Korea might be able to strike a...


North Korea propaganda video shows missile attack destroying US city

The United States is aware of a higher-than-usual level of activity by Chinese bomber planes, signaling a possible heightened state of readiness, USA officials ...


Trump Wants Obamacare Bill and to Keep Government Running

This is not an area where we can afford to become dependent on foreign countries, said Trump. During the campaign, then candidate Trump was an outspoken criti...


Champs-Elysees gunman was previously detained but not deemed a threat

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the shooting soon afterwards, in a statement identifying the attacker as "Abu Yousif al-Belgiki (the Belgian)". After...


Muslim Black Man Kills Four White in USA

Dyer said it was too early to rule out terrorism and that his department had contacted the Federal Bureau of Investigation to investigate, but portrayed the i...


Encouraging to see Chinese effort to control North Korea

Sin also said six-nation talks aiming to make the Korean Peninsula free of nuclear weapons were "throttled at birth". "This represents a general direction that ...


Pakistan has refused to share details about Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan has sufficient evidence of espionage and sabotage activities in Balochistan and Karachi against Indian agent Kulbhushan Jadhav. "If this sentence ag...


North Korea reacts to Trump threats

Thursday saw North Korea threatening a "super-mighty preemptive strike " via The Rodong Sinmun , the official newspaper of North Korea's ruling Workers' P...


487 ferrari commanders surrender to Balochistan govt

The militants belonged to the Baloch Republican Army (BRA), Baloch Liberation Army (BLA), Lashkar-i-Balochistan and some other Baloch militant groups. Chief Min...