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Trump to order review on taxes, post-crisis reforms Friday

Mnuchin said the White House's tax plan wouldn't increase the deficit because lower rates would be mostly offset by economic growth that would keep revenue stea...


Officials reveal contents of note carried by Paris gunman

Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve accused her of trying to capitalize on the attack. There are four leading candidates in a race that is still too close to...


USA to honour 'dumb' refugee deal with Australia

He echoed Mr Turnbull's calls for China to play an active role in pressuring North Korea to abandon its nuclear and missile programs. The fate of the agreemen...


Venezuelan protesters cross into western Caracas

Three other people were killed during protests on Wednesday and Thursday. GM says its plant was seized Wednesday in disregard of its right to due process. T...


Expect the unexpected:Trump's isolationist policy abandoned in missile attack on Syria

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson struck a similar tone in his two-hour meeting with Putin on Wednesday in Moscow , stating that the two nations had reached ...


Donald Trump backs Marine Le Pen as France election heats up

But experts say it's unclear what kind of effect the attack will have on the vote, the first round of which comes Sunday. Le Pen once again denounced Islamist...


U.S. seeks 'win-win' trade relations with Indonesia: Pence

Vice President Mike Pence is meeting Indonesia's president and other top officials in Jakarta with trade and commercial disputes expected to be on the agenda. U...


Venezuelans march in memory of those killed in unrest

The next planned protest is Saturday, when opponents are being asked to dress in white and march silently to commemorate the victims of the demonstration. The a...


Security dominates poll after Paris attack

The first round will send two of 11 candidates into a run-off vote in two weeks time to pick a new president for France, a core member of the European Union and...


Suspect Held Over Dortmund Bus Attack

Investigators were chasing a suspected "terrorist link" to the blasts, after three identical letters were found at the scene. But the region's top security of...


French police say Champs-Elysees shooting suspect was known terror suspect

In addition to the assault rifle used in the attack, a pump action shotgun and knives were in his vehicle, the police sources said. A prosecutor in Antwerp sa...


New Calf Born In Captivity Is SeaWorld's Last

SeaWorld says the mother had a smooth delivery and both appeared healthy. Veterinarians at the park have not yet determined the gender of the calf, but sai...


Turkish election commission rejects calls to annul referendum

A supporter of the "no" vote, holds a Turkish flag during a protest regarding Sunday's referendum outcome, on the Aegean Sea city of Izmir, Turkey , Tuesday, A...


Iran not complying with 2015 nuclear deal

Under the nuclear deal, the State Department must notify Congress every 90 days on Iran's compliance under the so-called Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCP...


Kim Jong-un condemns U.S. strike in Syria

The armada's location is also uncertain. Russian Federation has derailed a proposed UN Security Council statement that would have condemned North Korea's la...


Pence Visits Carrier as Questions Emerge Over Trump's `Armada'

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, and US Vice President Mike Pence shake hands prior to a luncheon hosted by Abe at the prime minister's official resid...


Toronto FC tops Chicago Fire 3-1

A volley whizzed just over Chicago goalkeeper Jorge Bava's crossbar; Bava parried a low, hard long-range shot out of bounds; the striker couldn't latch on to a...


French start voting in oversea territories for presidential election

On Thursday night, a French police officer was fatally shot on Paris's Champs-Élysées, with the Islamic State taking responsibility for the killing. U.S. Pres...


Parly backs May on poll

During the exchanges in the House, Corbyn sought to turn the debate to non-Brexit issues such as health, employment, funding cuts and education, while May and h...


USA naval ships not yet en route to Korean Peninsula

A USA military official who spoke to the newspaper on the condition of anonymity said the Carl Vinson's scheduled return to the United States would also be dela...


What Would a Le Pen Victory in France Mean for Markets?

President Trump did not outright endorse Marine Le Pen but he admires some of her policy proposals. Melenchon from extreme left slips from 19% to 18%. The Dut...


May receives Parliament's backing for snap election

MPs voted overnight by a resounding 522 to 13 to back May's call for an election, easily surpassing the two-thirds majority in the 650-seat House of Commons nee...


Atlanta Falcons 2017 Schedule Released

They'll close the season on the road at Minnesota. They will play the rival Green Bay Packers in an away game on September 28 and then host them November 12. Th...


NY Times Editor Apologizes to Trump Over Misleading Tweet: 'I'm an Idiot'

Obama than Pres. Trump . Some of the players are understood to have refused to attend because of some of President Trump's past comments. The New York T...


Cop killer gunman had note defending IS group

The attacker had been undergoing psychiatric treatment over the past few months, the channel noted, after he had threatened to kill police officers. A source ...


With 2019 elections in mind, BJP begins national executive meeting in Odisha

The Lingaraja Temple is dedicated to Harihara, a form of Shiva and Vishnu, and is one of the oldest and revered temples in Bhubaneswar . Sand artist Sudarshan ...


Confirmed: Pope will canonize Fatima visionaries in May, other saints in October

The trip has been timed to mark the 100th anniversary of the first reported appearances of the Virgin who, according to a much-debated tradition, shared three...


French killer was detained for threat to police

Officers searched the home of the dead attacker in a town east of Paris , a police source said. The people of France will not take much more of this. Authoriti...


Religious Politics Blamed for Electoral Defeat of Jakarta's Christian Governor

Wednesday's vote is a runoff; in a first round last February, Purnama beat Baswedan by 42.9 points to 40 while a third candidate garnered 17 percent of the vote...


White House pushes to revive health bill

Trump said during a press conference Thursday that a "great bill" is on the horizon, suggesting that it could come as soon as next week. An attempt to repla...


Lawmakers back Theresa May's call for early general election

The opposition Labour Party and the Liberal Democrats welcomed May's surprise call on April 18 for the early poll, while the Scottish National Party (SNP) sig...


Nicola Sturgeon calls large Tory win in United Kingdom election 'a horrifying prospect'

She said: "It is unlikely, if I look at the figures, that we will have a Labour government". Corbyn said his party was not intimidated by the groups that we...


Donald Trump Weighs In On French Election With Comments On Paris Attack

To achieve expat support, he outlined three core strategies which included understanding local issues, a large social media and ground campaign, and a "renewal"...


Ontario unveils new measures to cool housing market

Once legislation passes, the tax would be effective retroactively to April 21. Those who pay the tax but later become Canadian citizens or permanent residents, ...


50 years later, she finishes race again

This time, she was hailed for paving the way for women's distance running around the world. In 1967, Switzer finished in 4 hours, 20 minutes. Carlson ran 26...