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Crisis talks over North Korea amid fears of new nuclear test

South Korea's Chosun Ilbo newspaper reported that the USS Michigan submarine had arrived in the port of Busan and will join the USS Carl Vinson, an aircr...


New White House Webpage Touts Trump's First 100 Days

Roger Williams, R-Texas, who has introduced his own tax plan . "Because if most voters in America got to choose the number they preferred, well, you wouldn't b...


Trump tax advisers to brief US Congress leaders on plan

They run the gamut from mom-and-pop shops to law firms and hedge funds. Instead it passes its profits through to its owners, shareholders and partners, who then...


Donald Trump backs down on Mexican border wall funding

Both Democrats and fiscal conservatives have vowed to fight the President's demands for funds to start construction on the proposed wall along the U.S. Mexico's...


Hold missile defense drill in Sea of Japan

In addition to the Carl Vinson, the USS Michigan , a nuclear-powered, guided-missile submarine, is due to arrive Tuesday on a routine port visit at Busan, Sou...


President Trump Calls Holocaust Deniers 'Accomplices to Evil'

Millions of innocent people were imprisoned and executed by the Nazis without mercy, Trump said . And he condemned those who would erase the Holocaust from his...


US Sanctions 271 Syrian Government Employees Over Chemical Attack

The April 4 sarin attack killed around 100 civilians and injured some 500 other victims in the opposition-held town of Khan Sheikhun in Idlib province. In Ham...


Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

Another prisoner is scheduled to die on Thursday. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas' execution protocol includes three drugs, two of which are used in surge...


Ukraine cuts power to pro-Russia separatist region

An American man was killed and a German woman was injured on Sunday morning, a spokesman for Austria's foreign ministry said . Russian Foreign Ministry has d...


US Imposes New Sanctions on Syria After Deadly Chemical Attack

The sanctions target employees of Syria's Scientific Studies and Research Center, which the US says partly enables the use of chemical weapons. According ...


Corruption charges against ousted South Korean leader

She will have to face judges in prison garb and bound with rope, and the bribery charge could mean life imprisonment. Choi allegedly used some of the donation...


Government shutdown: Border wall money out, Obamacare fight on

An existing temporary funding bill expires on Friday at midnight and all sides anticipated that another stopgap measure would be required to buy time for the Ho...


10 arrested in probe of Paris attacks

Amedy Coulibaly staged the attack on the kosher supermarket in eastern Paris , two days after two other gunmen stormed into the Paris offices of the satirica...


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

Instead, the North conducted a large live-fire drill to mark its military anniversary, South Korean news agency Yonhap said, citing a government source. "North ...


Milestone man Messi puts on sensational Clasico display

Messi stepped up, in the final moments of the game, to score the victor, and keep the pressure on Zinedine Zidane's side. Asked in a news conference afterwar...


National Hockey League playoffs 2017: Updated bracket after Oilers beat Sharks

Game 6 might have been the last time they'll be on the same team. It's weird for me to say because I feel like my first year was last year. But we're a good tea...


North Korea marks military anniversary with massive artillery drill

On Monday, Trump called North Korea a global threat and "a problem that we have to finally solve". That's the only message we have [to North Korea] Vincent ...


Final countdown to Trump's first 100 days

With a budget deadline looming, President Donald Trump plans a whirlwind of activities seeking to highlight accomplishments while putting fresh pressure on cong...


Dairy trade dispute with Canada a 'disgrace' caused by NAFTA

US dairy groups appealed to Trump for help after Canada recently introduced a new policy that gives the country's producers an incentive to buy domestic supplie...


Would Le Pen be a threat to French Jews?

Le Pen will be keen to avoid a repetition of 2002 when her father and National Front founder, Jean-Marie Le Pen, got through to the second round in a surprise v...


GOP makes offer to avert shutdown minus border wall funds

Failure to approve a government funding bill could throw new doubts over Republicans' ability to fashion a budget blueprint for the fiscal year that starts on O...


Korea marks military anniversary with massive firing drill

In a lunch meeting Monday Trump said U.N. Security Council Ambassadors: "The status quo in North Korea is unacceptable and the council must be prepared to imp...


France's Macron wins first round presidential race, Le Pen 2nd

Her decision to step down from the leadership of the National Front party appears to be an attempt to broaden her appeal as she and Macron battle to gain the ...


Byron York: Donald Trump's First Hundred Days an 'Executive Success'

The senior White House official said Trump would like to see Congress pass tax reform by the middle of autumn. Meeting Mnuchin and Cohn along with McConnell...


'A Terrible, Sad Time': 3 Kids, 2 Adults Die in NYC Fire

Five people were killed Sunday when an extra-alarm fire swept through a two-story house in Queens, New York , CBS New York reports . A passing motorist call...


High Court sets aside SA nuclear deals

Earthlife Africa (ELA) and the Southern African Faith Communities' Environment Institute (SAFCEI) launched the case in October 2015 when they realised that th...


Mayor holds news conference on removal of Liberty Place monument

After moving the statues into storage, New Orleans will seek a museum or other site to house them. Early Monday morning city workers started working on taking...


US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site

A USA submarine created to carry 150 Tomahawk cruise missiles entered a South Korean port on Tuesday as the USS Carl Vinson carrier group steamed towards the Ko...


USA aid worker credits Trump for release by Egypt

Earlier today Trump tweeted a two-and-a-half-minute video celebrating the release of imprisoned Egyptian-American Aya Hijazi from Cairo with the caption "WELCOM...


Chinese, Iranian firms to sign first nuclear plant redesign contracts

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the United States should meet its own obligations agreed in a landmark nuclear deal in 2015 rather than mak...


Russia to supply power to rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine

At least one German monitor was also hurt in the blast close to the frontline between Ukrainian troops and militia backed by Moscow , where the 700-strong unar...


North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary

The exercise took place as the nuclear-powered USS Michigan , a US guided-missile submarine capable of launching cruise missiles, arrived at the southern South...


Trump to sign executive orders on environment, energy

But after taking office, Trump has learned to love the executive order. The anticipated executive actions will be part of a broader weeklong push by the Whi...


Tamir Rice lawyer releases videos ahead of officer hearings

During Garmback's statement, he became emotional at times, and wept. "He's barely breathing, and there's no rescue squad here..." Loehmann insisted during his...


Trump wall demand paused to prevent govt shutdown

Earlier on Monday, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Trump's demand that Congress include funds for the construction of the wall remained a White House p...