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Venezuela shop owner says looting like 'war'

Along with first lady Cilia Flores, Vice President Tarek El Aissami and Minister of Education Elías Jaua, Maduro toured local neighborhoods to survey some of th...


VP Pence embraces US-Australia partnership

The US Vice President has said America will honour a refugee resettlement deal with Australia that Donald Trump previously described as "dumb". U.S. Standing ...


Rebels in uniforms assail Afghan base

Ten Taliban militants were killed by the forces, Tolo news reported. "And then they entered the mosque and dining room, killing everyone indiscriminately", Mo...


Boris Johnson insists Britain will 'stand alongside' Donald Trump against North Korea

Pence told reporters that Trump was hopeful China would use its "extraordinary levers" to pressure the North to abandon its weapons program, a day after the Nor...


Prime Minister congratulates Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth 11 on her 91st birthday

The queen has an official birthday in June which is publicly marked with a large parade of soldiers through central London, according to Reuters . The whole ...


Pressure on Maple Leafs going into final weekend of season

Brown got the victor when he tipped a Jake Gardiner shot past Marc-Andre Fleury, with Nazem Kadri screening the goalie. Matthews all but cemented the Calder T...


Syria chemical attack: Tests show sarin was used, watchdog says

Meanwhile, t he Russian military has questioned the conclusions of the global chemical weapons watchdog that victims of the attack were exposed to sarin or a si...


Peaceful outcome for Korean peninsula still possible: Mike Pence

It is possible for the Korean peninsula to be nuclear-free and for current tensions to be eased peacefully if China exerts pressure on the North, along with US ...


Iran nuclear deal badly negotiated

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov says Moscow is against Washington's "non-productive" attempts to unite in one agenda Iran's non-nuclear issues ...


Most Americans approve of athletes using pot for pain, poll says

Support for medical marijuana is even stronger, with 88 percent of respondents saying it should be legal. The head of Colorado's Department of Revenue has spo...


Syria still has chemical weapons: U.S. defence secy

And just two weeks ago, Trump had ordered a missile strike in Syria in response to that nation's government's chemical attack earlier, which killed more than 80...


Japan and US stage drills neat Korean waters

North Korea has conducted five nuclear weapons tests, two of them previous year, and has carried out a stream of ballistic missile tests, in defiance of United ...


Former Afghan leader denounces bombing; death toll of ISIS fighters at 94

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Saturday he is unleashing a campaign to force US forces out of his country for dropping the so-called "mother of all b...


Babri Masjid Case - 'Advani & Co' Gets into Fresh Trouble

While the Lucknow court has been directed to carry out the hearing on a day-to-day basis without granting adjournment, the CBI has been asked to ensure that s...


'It just never ends.' Trump decries Paris attack, suggests terror link

Trump said the U.S. has "a role in getting rid of ISIS" describing it as "the primary role" which "will come to an end at a certain point". But one should nev...


TOWIE Star Urges Fiance to Cooperate With Acid Attack Investigation

A total of 12 people were taken to hospital to be treated for burns. He said they "all have burn related injuries". He was arrested at an address in north...


North Korea threatens Australia with nuclear strike over sanctions comments

Another round of nuclear tests is expected to bring North Korea close to owning a nuclear weapon small and light enough to be mounted atop a long-range missile,...


Fresno shooting suspect due in court on murder charge

Muhammad killed three white men in downtown Fresno on Tuesday. He then shot in the direction of a bus stop where he had spotted three white males, police sai...


Boston Marathon attendee motivates runners with Patriots' Super Bowl comeback

She didn't intend to stand up for women's rights that day, she just wanted to run. The Boston Marathon officially admitted women in 1972 and Ms. Switzer's ard...


2 dead, over 400 arrested in Venezuelan protests

In response to the protests, government supporters took to the streets to show their support for Maduro. Due to media constraints imposed by government contro...


Nation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas, neighbors

On April 15, United States Vice President Mike Pence arrived in South Korea a day before North Korea conducted a failed rocket test . Vice President Mike P...


Police charge suspect with Dortmund bus attack, allege financial motivation

However, in the days following the incident, a suspect with ties to Islamic movements was arrested and the local prosecutors added that a letter had been found ...


Presidential election: France to decide fate of 11 candidates on Sunday

The attack, which was claimed by Islamic State, overshadowed the last day of campaigning for Sunday's presidential election first round. His three close rival...


Pence to South Korea: 'Our trade relationship is falling short'

President Donald Trump said last week had been sent to near the Korean peninsula as a warning to North Korea, but which headed towards Australia instead. Pence'...


US carrier heading for Korea trains with Japanese destroyers

Turnbull thanked Pence for the "very important" commitment. There was controversy after top US officials misleadingly said last week that the USS Carl Vinson ...


Nastase ejected from Romania Fed Cup match after tirade

At the Fed Cup draw in Constanta on Friday, 70 year old Nastase was heard speaking in Romanian to one of his team members about Williams' baby . He then appe...


Trump Prods Italy On NATO Spending

Trump's presence was strongly felt during Gentiloni's visit, as is becoming nearly routine with most of Trudeau's global interactions. "We are used to respect...


Pence in Indonesia With Trade on Agenda

Mr Pence held talks with a select group of 10 businessmen and women, including Westfield boss Steven Lowy and the head of Macquarie Group Nicholas Moore. whatev...


Pakistan court orders graft probe into PM

Criticising the formation of JIT by the Supreme Court to further investigate the prime minister and his sons over corruption allegations, he said it was not p...


Russia's vetoes of United Nations resolutions on Syria

Wednesday's meeting brought no indication that the relationship would improve any time soon. Only weeks ago, it appeared that Trump, who praised Putin through...


Thousands of scientists protest against Trump slashing research budgets

Despite a steady rain and temperatures in the 50s in the nation's capital, organizers said they were thrilled with the size of the crowds. Clinical psychologi...


Man Who Found Teen Girl Who Disappeared With Teacher: She Looked Depressed

The man who led authorities to the 15-year-old missing student who vanished with her teacher opened up about the tense moments that led to the teen's safe retur...


Overseas territories kick off vote in French election

Around 50,000 police and 7,000 soldiers will be deployed to protect voters on Sunday, with the contingent boosted in Paris after the Champs Elysees shooting. ...


Lawyer for Lloyd's family calls for Patriots to make wrongful death payments

However, Massachusetts Department of Correction spokesman Christopher Fallon said in a statement that Hernandez left no suicide note. Newsweek also reports th...


Thousands turn out for March for Science in US cities

Organizers say the event is non-partisan and is not aimed against the Trump administration or any politician or party. March for Science is being coined b...