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Trump picks fight with Canada over dairy, trade

The upper Midwest timber industry is welcoming the Trump administration's announcement that it's imposing tariffs on lumber entering the United States from Cana...


Australia Unveils Tougher Citizenship Laws

The new citizenship laws will also require permanent residency for at least four years, and if successful, new citizens will have to demonstrate their "integrat...


Ivanka Trump hears groans as she defends father in Berlin

After the audience reaction Meckel pressed further, saying: "Some attitudes toward women your father has publicly displayed. might leave one questioning whether...


US Senate confirms Perdue as Trump's agriculture secretary

Senate Monday on a 87-11 vote to be the next Agriculture Secretary. National Association of Conservation Districts President Brent Van Dyke said, "NACD apprec...


Liverpool must believe they can claim top-four finish - Wijnaldum

It didn't work out that way, and midfielder Emre Can is frustrated by the way he and his teammates managed to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. " You ca...


President Trump Vows to "Stamp Out Prejudice"

A number of Holocaust survivors were in the audience and lit candles on stage. The President said the US will "stamp out hatred" - despite the accusations fac...


Iraq Troops No Deeper Into Mosul, But US General Claims 'Progress'

Iraqi forces, backed by Western airstrikes, are battling the jihadists in the west of the city after recapturing the eastern side earlier this year. It was un...


Trump says border wall will be built in 1st term

White House press secretary Sean Spicer insisted President Trump's proposed border wall will be built, insisting it hasn't been delayed, during his daily brie...


North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary day

Michigan , a submarine furnished with Tomahawk missiles, arrived in South Korea. The South's Yonhap news agency cited a government source as saying the exerci...


Far-right contender Le Pen advocates French food

The National Front leader is facing pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron in France's May 7 presidential runoff. The visit was part of her bid to woo what...


Macron Expected to Win Run-Off Against Le Pen With 61% of Votes

And although Le Pen scored high in some rural departments, that was not systematically the case. Since Marine Le Pen announced she was "no longer the presiden...


N. Korea watchers on why army's big day has taken a backseat

Also on Tuesday, the North's media outlets boasted of its "strike power", which they said included "precision and miniaturized nuclear weapons and submarine-lau...


Local student reacts to contentious French presidential election

Speaking from the Elysee palace, Mr Hollande said Ms Le Pen's platform of pulling out of the euro would devastate the country's economy and threaten French libe...


Official estimate could upend Trump tax plan

It was not that most Americans were doing much better financially - nearly 40 percent said they were doing about the same and 16 percent said they were doing wo...


21000+ expected at Trump's first Easter Egg Roll

But a downsized version of the 139-year-old event kicked off early Monday on the South Lawn. On Monday, Spicer read "How To Catch The Easter Bunny" and othe...


Wapo Poll: 98% of President Trump Voters Happy With Their Choice

Others said tax reform's chances will not be greatly frustrated. The White House says past administrations have been overly restrictive of offshore drilling. ...


Trump's companies benefit from roughly $500000 in campaign funds, document shows

The announcement, from an administration that has faced pointed questions about its commitment to transparency, marks a significant shift from the Obama White H...


US Submarine Arrives in South Korea as Tensions Rise

North Korea did launch a missile on April 16, but it exploded within seconds. South Korea's navy said it was conducting its own live-fire exercise with USA...


New US duties on softwood lumber become focal point of BC election

The dispute became news across the state when Grassland Dairy notified almost 60 farms in Wisconsin it would no longer buy their milk starting May 1st because o...


Negotiators make progress on bill to keep government open

But during a meeting with conservative media members at the White House on Monday, Trump said he was willing to budge on his demands to fund the wall in the spe...


Trump congratulates NASA astronaut who sets space record

Trump called astronaut Peggy Whitson to congratulate her on setting a new American record for cumulative time spent in space. "Better you than me". Whits...


Mike Pence says USA will honour refugee deal

In return, Australia will accept refugees from Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. Trump reportedly harangued Turnbull that day , decrying the refugee dea...


Trump slaps first tariffs on Canadian lumber

Yurkovich said that was unprecedented for the Department of Commerce and "entirely arbitrary". "The bigger problem for Canada is building a consensus between ...


Trump Administration To Impose 20 Percent Tariff On Canadian Lumber

Ross's announcement is the beginning of a process involving several US government agencies, which must determine that the domestic timber industry has suffered ...


Venezuelan opposition seeks new strategy as unrest enters fourth week

Two government trucks in eastern Caracas were set alight on a freeway by masked protesters who poured oil on the road. Both the US State Department and the go...


Protesters cross into western Caracas

A woman is aided by fellow demonstrators after falling, overcome by tear gas, during anti-government protests in Caracas, Venezuela , Thursday, April 20, 2017....


Devotees throng churches for Easter celebrations

He said that in the current insecure and troubled world, those who follow Jesus Christ have a peace and a hope that is not determined by what goes on around the...


Two Men Charged in Thwarted Pre-Election Attack

A German tourist was slightly wounded in the crossfire. Two officials said Cheurfi was convicted in 2003 of attempted homicide in the shootings of two police ...


Attack to affect France vote

Mr Molins did confirm a note found near Cheurfi's body after he was shot by police had handwritten messages defending IS and the addresses of security sites. In...


Peggy Whitson Sets Space Record... Again

President Trump on Monday turned his attention to outer space - speaking with the astronaut who broke the U.S. record for the longest stint in orbit and predict...


Round One Thoughts: Smashville, The Caps Survive, and Here Come the Pens

Five of the six games in the series ended in overtime, tying an National Hockey League record. Toronto's speed gave the Capitals a nice test before facing the...


Trump's Tax Plan May Include Democrat-Friendly Spending

Seeking to step up legislative activity ahead of his 100th day in office, President Trump plans to unveil the outline of a tax reform plan Wednesday in the face...


Trump warns Canada over dairy spat: 'We will not stand for this'

On Monday night, President Trump abruptly closed all lines of communication when he announced a 20% retroactive tariff on Canadian lumber imports. Trump rep...


US Navy guided-missile sub calls in South Korea

North Korea marks the. "All stakeholders will bear the consequences, with Pyongyang sure to suffer the greatest losses". Speculation had mounted that Pyongya...


Trump administration hits Canada with new tariffs

Asked about Kim Jong-un's military capacity, Trump replies: "I'm not so sure he's so strong like he says he is, I'm not so sure at all". "But they've outsmart...