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Klayman: Obama's $400K Wall Street Payday Par for the Course

The former president's reported speaking fee is near twice the price commanded by Hillary Clinton, the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee. Former President ...


April the giraffe and her calf: 5 things to know about

After those 10 days the zoo will reveal the top 10 most popular entries, and then open up voting on those names for an additional five days. The gender of the...


Russian Federation tries to undermine Syria sarin gas claims

In their Final Communiqué on April 10-11, G-7 leaders stated that USA action against the Shayrat airfield "was a carefully calibrated, limited in scope resp...


French president Francois Hollande 'will vote Macron', calls Le Pen 'risk'

With both establishment parties knocked out of the race after Sunday's first round, anti-euro Le Pen and independent Macron have two weeks to secure a majority ...


Canada incensed by the USA lumber tariff

It also noted in anticipation of the US move, some Canadian cos had reduced their exposure to the States. "The Department preliminarily determines that critic...


Sirens, silence as Israel remembers Holocaust

Solemn ceremonies are held in schools and community centres. Places of entertainment and restaurants shut their doors and TV stations either ceased broadcasting...


Top Mexican official calls USA border wall a 'hostile' act

If you're going to have a fight, you want to have it when you are strongest, and Republicans are strongest now. With Democrats unanimously opposed, it remains...


Trump Marks Holocaust at Capitol: 'We Will Confront Anti-Semitism'

He added "We will never, ever be silent in the face of evil again". Trump struck a far more formal tone than usual, sticking closely to written remarks in fro...


North Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

North Korea's military conducted huge live-fire drills Tuesday and issued new warnings that it would defend itself against the "American imperialists", amid hig...


North Korea Conducts Massive Artillery Drills for 85th Anniversary of Military

Ahead of Tuesday's anniversary, experts anxious that North Korea may exercise its sixth nuclear test or another missile launch. Mark Toner, spokesman of the S...


UP govt cancels 15 holidays marking birth,death anniversaries

State Power Minister and spokesman of the state government Srikant Sharma said the task force will identify land grabbers and land mafias within two months from...


Senator: Trump won't let NKorea build missile to reach US

The South Carolina Republican, who frequently criticized Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign, said he was "really pleased with where they are going on t...


Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks record for longest time in space

As of 1:27 AM EDT on Monday, April 24, Whitson exceeded the previous record of 534 consecutive days in space set by astronaut Jeff Williams . "On behalf of our...


Trump offers epic response when astronaut explains NASA is making urine 'drinkable'

During the call, the two also discussed the importance of the International Space Station for deep space flights and NASA's plans to send human expeditions to M...


USA sanctions 271 Syrian government workers after chemical attack

The action was announced in a statement by the Treasury Department, and Treasury Security Steve Mnuchin simultaneously briefed reporters at the White House. In ...


In Call to Trump, Chinese Leader Urges Restraint Over North Korea

Fears have risen in recent weeks that North Korea would conduct another nuclear test or long-range missile launch in defiance of United Nations sanctions, perha...


Thieves kill man after running him over in his own auto

The victim's family has paid an emotional tribute, saying that he left "a huge hole" in their lives. Today - as Greater Manchester Police released a suspect, ...


Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India knows neither his condition, nor location

Baglay further said that Pakistan's High Commissioner Abdul Basit was summoned as soon as the information of Jadhav's death sentence came to India's knowledge. ...


North Korea says it is ready to strike USA aircraft carrier

Threatening the United States with military action, North Korea on Sunday said that it is ready to destroy a U.S. nuclear-powered aircraft carrier deployed in K...


North Korea refrains from provocations but hints at future 'events'

The Xi-Trump call on Monday morning Beijing time was the second time the two leaders have spoken by telephone since meeting in Florida earlier this month....


Travis Green to be named new head coach of Vancouver Canucks

Travis Green , who has led Vancouver's American Hockey League affiliate since 2013, is set to become the Canucks' next coach, replacing Willie Desjardins, who w...


Senate confirms Perdue as Trump's agriculture chief

He has owned several agricultural businesses, but isn't related to or affiliated with the food company Perdue or the poultry producer Perdue Farms. He served ...


Trump condemns Holocaust deniers, anti-Semitism

The president ended his message by calling Israel a dream "for millions, a dream that burned in the hearts of oppressed and fallen and which now draws the breat...


Midwest timber industry welcomes tariffs on Canadian lumber

We will not stand for this. She said the sudden glare on Canada is probably an accident of happenstance - Trump was in Wisconsin, a softwood decision was due,...


What Donald Trump's "joke" about Nikki Haley reveals about him

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a lunch meeting with United Nations ambassadors on April 24. Haley and others gathered around the lengthy table laughe...


New US Secret Service director to be named

Two Secret Service officers were reportedly fired earlier this month over a security breach on March 10 in which a man scaled the White House fence and remain...


What you need to know about rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula

Trump told ambassadors from U.N. Security Council member countries that they must be prepared to impose additional and stronger sanctions on North Korea. Asked ...


United Kingdom opposition Labour vows new Brexit plan

Speaking to Sky News, Mr Davis railed against Mr Corbyn and Labour being handed the powers of Brexit negotiations. It comes as Labour said they would give s...


Get free pretzels Wednesday on National Pretzel Day

The app is available for Android and Apple mobile devices. You get five days to grab free deliciousness! Auntie Anne's has locations at Fashion Fair in Fr...


China Warns Unhinged Trump to Stop Making Matters Worse With North Korea

Last week, the Security Council threatened to impose tougher sanctions on North Korea in return for its "highly destabilizing" actions. The nuclear-powered ai...


Idaho's Day of Holocaust Remembrance

Israel observes Yom HaShoah on Monday, its annual Holocaust Remembrance Day, to pay tribute to the six million Jews killed in the Holocaust. Thousands of Amer...


Philippine defense chief visits disputed Spratly island

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana flew to Pag-asa Island (Thitu Island) on Friday, the first defense chief to visit the Philippine-claimed territory in the dis...


Government costs could rise $2.3 billion without Obamacare payments

Americans are split on whether they think Congress should keep up its efforts to repeal and replace ObamaCare, with 40 percent thinking Congress should continue...


U.S. defies both letter, spirit of nuclear deal: Javad Zarif

Mr Tillerson said one of the mistakes in the way the deal was put together was that it ignored all the other serious threats Iran posed outside of its nuclear...


House GOP doubtful about vote this week on healthcare bill

The Appropriations Committee could extend the spending measure deadline by a week. When asked whether Trump would sign a spending bill that does not have wall...