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Leaders Criticize President Trump's Executive Order On Religious Liberty

On the National Day of Prayer , President Trump signed an executive order promised to "protect and vigorously promote religious liberty". It aims to eradicat...


Soldiers from Australia, Japan to participate in US-Philippines joint exercises

Those expected to witness the opening ceremony are Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, AFP Chief Eduaro Ano, acting Foreign Affairs Secretary Enrique Manalo US ...


Macron defeats Le Pen to become French president in boost to EU

When it comes to terrorism, Macron said that it is just a part of life that people have to cope with. Then supporters gave a subdued rendition of the French n...


Brexit: EU head trolls United Kingdom, says English 'losing importance in Europe'

Rob Ford, professor of political science at Manchester University, said that while her public spat with Juncker will have helped, the Conservative victory was t...


Deal to establish Syrian "de-escalation zones" comes into effect

The head of Russia's delegation to the Syrian peace talks in Astana, Alexander Lavrentiev, said on Thursday that his country is ready to work with Saudi Arabia ...


Eminem sues New Zealand political party for copyright of Lose Yourself

However, is now believed the party are going to argue that the song used in the video was not, in fact, Lose Yourself in its original form, but instead a ge...


Trump on Twitter: 'Everybody' Has Better Healthcare Than US

Mr Turnbull received similar backlash on social media for his appraisal of President Trump's congressional victory, which is expected to leave 24 million more A...


Locally-based Navy SEAL killed in Somalia identified

Milliken, a chief special warfare officer, was killed during an operation against the terrorist group al-Shabaab in a remote area approximately 40 miles west of...


EU's Juncker: English is losing importance in Europe

David Davis, the Brexit minister who was also at the dinner on April 26, said of the leak: "Clearly what was happening was the commission was trying to bully th...


Clinton has herself to blame for her defeat

Comey, just days before the November election, announced that the newly-discovered emails would not change the bureau's recommendation that charges not be broug...


Trump Confident Senate Will Join House in Repealing US Health Law

Democrats say it would make insurance unaffordable for those who need it most and leave millions more uninsured. She also said it would be "not fair" and "a m...


American detained in North Korea over 'hostile acts'

The KCNA said Kim had worked for Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. The KCNA didn't say whether the two cases are connected. "I personally ...


Trump upholds religious freedom

The order released Thursday instead included a blanket statement that "it shall be the policy of the executive branch to vigorously enforce Federal law's ...


North Korea Accuses CIA, South Korea of 'Bio-Chemical' Assassination Plot

North Korea charged that South Korea and the USA had "corrupted and bribed" a North Korean logger in 2014 working in eastern Russian Federation, who had been in...


Trump tries to pressure Senate Republicans on health care

The Republican edge in the Senate is just 52-48. House Speaker Paul Ryan appeared resigned to the legislative reality that the bill he unveiled with great fan...


82 freed Nigerian schoolgirls arrive in nation's capital

Buhari late previous year announced Boko Haram had been "crushed", but the group continues to carry out attacks in northern Nigeria and neighboring countries. I...


French voters pick new president amid heightened security

France chose centrist Emmanuel Macron on Sunday as the eighth president of the Fifth Republic. "I called Mr Macron to congratulate him on his election, and bec...


North Korea Detains Another American Citizen

It did not specify the nature of the acts. Founded in 2010, the university is funded by South Korean and United States evangelical Christians and teaches the ...


Trump and Putin signal closer co-operation on Syria after 'very good' talks

The U.S. reportedly plans to send a representative to cease-fire talks between Syria's government and rebel forces in Astana, Kazakhstan on May 3-4. "Assad ...


At Holocaust remembrance, President Trump pledges to confront anti-Semitism An error occurred

Holocaust Museum invite him to deliver the keynote remarks at the National Day of Remembrance?" "It can not be questioned because it is not an opinion, it is ...


Trump praises Macron for 'big win' in France's election

Writer and historian Tim Stanley tweeted that the Front National has descended from the "racist right". " The liberal values of tolerance, openness and free...


Second round of voting in French Presidential Elections today

Voting began for French territories on Saturday, starting with Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon, an archipelago near Newfoundland, where voters showed up dressed in sca...


Nicola Sturgeon rejects 'ludicrous' claims Tory surge could stop referendum bid

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale also said there had been a "clear backlash against the SNP's plans for a divisive second independence referendum". "As an M...


Investors are breathing a sigh of relief over France, for now

She had placed third in the 2012 presidential vote, underscoring a growing acceptance for her fierce anti-immigration, France-first nationalism among disgruntle...


Tories in strong United Kingdom local poll gains

Liberal Democrats improved a point to 9%, while Ukip were unchanged on 7%. In the 10 seats up for grabs in the Lancaster and Morecambe district today, the Con...


Swiss, Belgian media: Polls show French backing Macron

Just 5% of Paris voted for Le Pen in the first round compared to 35% for Macron. European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker wrote on Twitter that he was ...


"Everybody" has better health care than the US

President Trump admitted that the phone conversation turned testy when he was reluctant to honor the promise Obama made. "It's great to be with you", Mr Trum...


Habitat for Humanity dedicates home damaged by Hurricane Matthew

It was National Women Build Day at Habitat for Humanity organizations around the nation, and in Sioux Falls more than 60 female volunteers from several area bus...


Sinclair close to buying rival TV operator Tribune

Tribune Media has 42 TV stations and WGN radio, and reaches more than 43 percent of the nation. According to Bloomberg , while the deal could be announced as...


Palestinian Authority hails UNESCO's anti-Israel resolution

Israel's ambassador to UNESCO, Carmel Shama-Hacohen, was draped in an Israeli flag as he condemned the resolution's passage. Italian Foreign Minister Angelin...


Civilians killed in Mosul missile attack: Police source

Iraqi forces have launched a fresh operation to liberate the last remaining districts of the city of Mosul from Daesh terrorists. "The forces evacuated tens o...


Nigeria's Buhari meets 82 freed schoolgirls

Minutes later, the 74-year-old president startled Africa's most populous nation with the news of his departure. The security agencies and state governments shou...


Trump to visit Israel and Saudi Arabia on first trip

Officials declined to say where Trump would meet with Abbas, and also said exact dates and other details of the trip would be provided later. Mr Trump, who me...


Donald Trump says he'd be "honored" to meet Kim Jong

Trump said Kim was obviously a "pretty smart cookie" as he took power in his 20s and held it despite "a lot of people" trying to take it away. "People are say...


Japan, China to hold finance talks amid concerns on protectionism, North Korea

Accelerating growth in Southeast and South Asia can help make up for slowing momentum in China but it requires smart investments in infrastructure and technol...