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Italian PM, Emmanuel Macron set to join hands for Europe's development

Le Pen won 21.4 percent of the vote on Sunday to 23.9 percent for Macron, who is now projected to defeat her by a margin of about 20 points in the runoff. The 4...


US military begins moving THAAD missile defence into South Korea site - Yonhap

Residents of Seongju county in South Korea and the police clashed with each other over the deployment of THAAD in one of the region's golf courses. South Korea'...


Blasphemy trial Christian governor loses vote but may avoid Indonesian jail

Indonesian editor Rebecca Henschke says that though extra security officers have been deployed to polling stations, the mood in the capital is not overly tense ...


Pakistan to welcome U.S. efforts to improve ties with India: Dar

Dar, who is in Washington to attend the annual International Monetary Fund (IMF) conference, assured the international community that "Pakistan's nuclear asse...


Pamela Anderson has 'special relationship' with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

The president's informal seal of approval came a day after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Justice Department has made it a "priority" to arre...


Trudeau vows to defend Canadian interests in call with Trump

Priebus says Trump is "showing some reasonableness on the wall and border security", a move that has put Democrats "on their heels". The president tweeted Tue...


Liberal Leader Christy Clark explains difference between Liberal, NDP donations

The Main Street/Postmedia poll, conducted April 20-22, suggests despite what some had characterized as an over aggressive debate performance the NDP has built a...


Gallipoli dead remembered on 102nd anniversary of battle

It is also due to your nationalism and recognition that Australia can foster and nurture new generations into adapting these attitudes necessary for war surviva...


NY Times photos show fewer New England Patriots visiting Trump than Obama

Obama than Pres. Trump . It was meant to show that President Trump isn't as popular as President Obama , at least with people who win Super Bowls; in this...


Flynn Ex-Trump aide did not report Russian Federation payments: lawmakers

Chaffetz and Cummings have been probing a US$45,000 speech that Flynn gave to the Russia-backed media network RT in December 2015. Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D...


Hollande urges voters to block Le Pen

Commentators tonight speculated the move could be Ms Le Pen further distancing herself from the party in a bid to embrace a wider spread of voters ahead of th...


UK Conservatives hold big lead over Labour

Britain's opposition Labour Party said Tuesday that it will tear up the government's negotiating plan for Brexit and guarantee all European Union citizens in th...


Trump at Holocaust remembrance ceremony: 'We will confront anti-Semitism'

It's a monument to unyielding strength. The speech and a series of statements Trump has issued in recent days differ markedly from his first week in office,...


Donald Trump Asks to Not Be Assessed for First 100 Days

Douglas Holtz-Eakin, a Republican economist and president of the American Action Forum, said Trump campaigned more on tax cuts than revenue-neutral tax reform. ...


Marine Le Pen stepping down as leader of National Front

In the days before the poll , speculation had grown that far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon might have a chance after his popularity surged in the final mom...


Schumer joins officials working on US-Canada dairy dispute

Blaming Canada for restricting market access to ultra-filtered milk is missing the real issue facing Wisconsin farmers, they said. "My field staff looked at t...


Death Toll Rises in Venezuela's Political Protests

Maduro's socialist government accuses foes of seeking a violent coup with USA connivance, while the opposition says he is a dictator repressing peaceful protest...


Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

But they've outsmarted our politicians for many years". - Horgan promised that if elected premier, he would travel to Washington, D.C., within 30 days to sit ...


France honors police officer killed in Champs-Elysees attack

Le Pen, who has spoken in increasingly inflammatory terms during her campaign, said the police targeted in the attack "have paid the price of the fight against ...


Centrist Macron, far-right leader Le Pen trade accusations in presidential race

Le Pen needs Melenchon voters to spend election day away from the ballot box and "go fishing", one of her aides conceded to AFP on condition of anonymity, s...


N/Korea destroys U.S. city in video simulation

Last week, it used its veto power to block an attempt to condemn the killing of dozens of people in a suspected Syrian chemical attack. While allies supported ...


South Korea deploys parts of US missile defense

The system, made by Lockheed Martin Corp., is created to destroy short- and-medium ranged ballistic missiles at high altitudes in their "terminal" phase, as the...


Health care push unswayed by Trump's 100th day, White House says

And what did Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan do? His proposal makes "coverage of pre-existing conditions sacrosanct for all Americans and ensures essentia...


France urged to reject Le Pen in presidential vote runoff

Emmanuel Macron speaks after winning the lead percentage of votes in the first round of the French Presidential Elections at Parc des Expositions Porte de Vers...


Nova Scotia remains in limbo over softwood lumber exemption

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada and the USA could suffer from a "thickening" border a day after the Trump administration imposed new tariffs ...


Jurgen Klopp full of praise for former Liverpool striker

Philippe Coutinho's free-kick put Liverpool in front midway through the first half, but Benteke levelled just before the break and then headed in what proved ...


Trevor Noah Breaks Down Trump's First 100 Days

He referred to President Trump's recent actions involving increased military spending as one such fulfilled promise. On Wednesday, The Trump administratio...


Donald Trump Honors Holocaust Victims Despite His Own Fraught History With Anti-Semitism

President Donald Trump said in a pre-recorded message on Sunday that "we must not ignore" a regime that threatens Israel's existence, seemingly alluding to Ir...


Senate Confirms Trump's Agriculture Secretary

The former governor of Georgia succeeds Tom Vilsack, who led the U.S. Department of Agriculture for the past eight years and who endorsed Perdue as his successo...


United States rejects Exxon Mobil bid for Russian Federation waiver

The Wall Street Journal reported that Exxon had in recent months applied to the United States treasury department for a waiver to drill with Russian oil prod...


Theresa May and EU's Antonio Tajani discuss red lines for Brexit

The Sun , Britain's top-selling newspaper, splashed the headline "Blue Murder" - a reference to the Conservatives' party colour and the prospect of Labour losin...


Newcastle back in the Premier League

However, Newcastle were not to be denied on this occasion, and Christian Atsu's effort on the stroke of half time restored their lead. Newcastle's return to t...


Syria still has chemical weapons: USA defence secy

The U.S. strike was retaliation for the recent chemical attack on Syrian civilians, which the U.S. blames on Assad's government. "There's not any sort of opti...


France's Le Pen steps down as party leader

Le Pen was booed by some workers in the fruits and vegetables section. On Sunday, two candidates, centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pe...


United Nations condemns terrorist attack on Kefraya, al-Fouaa evacuees

At least 80 children were among the 126 killed in Saturday's suicide bomb attack on an evacuation convoy in Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says...