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Trump insists Mexico border wall will get funded

President Trump delivered a sober and uplifting speech Tuesday recognizing the Holocaust and emphasizing the need to speak out against evil, two weeks after h...


China warns of war as N.Korea vows 'merciless' response to US

U.S. officials said they suspected North Korea was planning another underground nuclear test. North Korea displayed what appeared to be new long-range and s...


Loonie, peso fall on fears of USA trade war

USA lumber mills have been complaining about cheap Canadian imports since the 19th century. While Canadian officials shrugged off the U.S. offensive on softwo...


Tougher Law Enforcement Came During Trump's First 100 Days

Having an outsider Republican president in the White House has not eliminated those divisions, as has already become clear from the House's failure to advance a...


Stork delivery? Woman gives birth to baby at Nebraska zoo

But you could say Omaha Doorly Zoo's newest bundle of joy was born to be wild. Her husband, Justin Hubbard, 27, caught the child and wrapped her in a sweater ...


Le Pen Attacks Macron on Security Ahead of French Presidency Runoff

Since taking the reins of the FN in 2011 from her father (who she later booted out for describing Nazi gas chambers as "a detail of history"), Le Pen has been...


North Korea after Regime Change: Who Takes Over?

A nuclear-powered USA submarine made a port call in South Korea on Tuesday in a show of force amid concerns that North Korea may mark the foundation of its mili...


Trump Approval Rating Stands at 51 Percent, Despite Surveys to Contrary

As the Trump Clock continues to tick toward the 100th Day of his Presidency, we are awash in analyses, polls , opinions, and judgements. Trump is right i...


Conroe pilot bound for College Station killed in crash near Huntsville

Sgt. Erik Burse of the Texas Department of Public Safety says the body of the pilot has been recovered from the wreckage near Huntsville, about 60 miles (96 kil...


North Korea marks anniversary with massive artillery drill

On April 11, President Donald Trump said he was sending an "armada" toward Korea as a muscle-flexing move during an escalation in tension over nuclear weapon ca...


27 people killed in bus-trailer truck collision in Kenya

Kimaiyo said the death toll could rise. About 24 passengers reportedly died on the spot. The casualties have been taken to makindu sub_county hospital and t...


Turkey's electoral board rejects referendum appeals: statement

Meanwhile, Bulent Tezcan, deputy chairman of Republican People's Party, or CHP, later said apart from filing a formal request seeking the referendum be annulled...


U.S. issues hundreds of sanctions in response to Syrian gas attack

President Bashar al-Assad has accused the West of making up events in Khan Sheikhoun on 4 April so the USA had an excuse to carry out missile strikes on the g...


'ridiculous' to grade my 100 days, but he gives himself an A+

It's too soon to say whether the presidency has changed Trump in substantive ways. "A SLEW OF LEGISLATION SIGNED: Despite historic Democrat obstructionism, ...


Modi Responds on Killing 25 CRPF Jawans in Maoist Attack in Chhattisgarh

When the paramilitary troops were around 1.5 kms away from their camp towards Chintagufa at around 12.40 PM, Maoists surrounded them apparently from three sides...


City Begins Removing Confederate Monuments

Couzan Services, LLC was the only bidder for the removal contract, asking $600,000 for its services, or more than three times the city's budget for the monum...


North Korea Threatens to Sink US Aircraft Carrier

The strike group, which Trump previously called a " very powerful armada ", is taking part in joint drills with the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force in ...


European Parliament President: "New UK government could reverse Brexit"

The EU is fine-tuning its negotiating mandate and has said that talks can start in earnest after the June 8 snap elections that May has called. Parliament is ...


Turkish FM: Presidents Trump and Erdogan to Meet in May

Bulent Tezcan, deputy chairman of the opposition Republican People's Party, or CHP, said the party filed a formal request seeking the referendum's annulment due...


Homebuilders denounce tariff on Canada's softwood lumber

TORONTO (AP) - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned Tuesday that Canada and the USA could suffer a "thickening" border as the Trump administration imposes new t...


Islamic State's official Mufti killed in Mosul strike

He said seven soldiers suffered breathing problems and were treated in a nearby field clinic. Analysts say Iraqi forces deployed in the west have less e...


Ivanka Trump defends her father at Berlin conference as audience groans

Siemens says it now has some 12,000 young people worldwide, including 9,000 in Germany, in "two-track" programs that combine study with practical training. Give...


Korea installs parts of contentious US missile defense

However, it has become increasingly concerned as tensions rise in the flashpoint region, with experts warning of the possibility of a sixth nuclear test by the ...


Ted Cruz wants 'El Chapo' to pay for Trump's US-Mexico wall

Guzman Loera in Federal District court, shall be reserved for the completion of a wall along the border between the United States and Mexico for the objective o...


US sanctions hundreds of employees of Syrian research center

The treasury department ordered a freeze on all assets in the USA of 271 employees of the Syrian Scientific Studies and Research Centre (SSRC). He did not i...


South Korea confirms North Korean live-fire drill on army anniversary

Earlier this month, the Trump administration announced it would be sending the USS Vinson, an aircraft carrier, to the Korean Peninsula, after U.S. officials sa...


Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

The agricultural sector, which heavily relies on exports, has also watched warily as President Trump's administration has moved ahead with an overhaul of USA tr...


Tight security as New Orleans tears down Confederate statues

City officials claim there have been death threats made against people for removing the monuments. However, Landrieu doesn't see it that way. The city wil...


Eleven killed in Venezuela as protests continue

Residents said looters saw an opportunity as protests in El Valle , an impoverished neighborhood in southwest Caracas , grew stronger and more chaotic. Mass r...


GMA 'Surprising' Trump Still Polls Higher Than Hillary

He also continued to maintain he would have won the popular vote, a curious claim that surfaces periodically, tweeting the assertion "Would still beat Hillary...


USFK chief says allies ready to counter N. Korea's provocations

The news comes as South Korean military said Monday that the USS Carl Vinson would be joined by a U.S. submarine for military drills off the Korean Peninsula la...


Democrats propose more border security money to avoid funding standoff

Though a White House official told a CNN reporter that the money for the wall would indeed be included in the spending bill, there is doubt since Congress cle...


Man accused of sexual assault was deported to Mexico

But she woke up during the incident and, after the intruder tried to hold her down, the girl was able to break free and run to her parents' room, officials said...


Japanese Ships Join US Carrier En Route to Korean Peninsula

The Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force also carried out joint exercises in the East China Sea with the USS Carl Vinson carrier group from March 7 to 10 and fr...


Syria chemical weapons: 'No doubt' Damascus retains stocks

General Mattis accused the Syrian government of violating a 2013 agreement to hand over its chemical weapons to the global community. During the conflict, the...