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Trump says US 'must be paid more' to defend Germany

After President Donald Trump met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Washington, D.C., two moments from their summit were dissected by the media. It was...


CBP Posts Border Wall Prototype Design, Construction RFPs

It should be able to withstand a minimum of one hour of people attempting to breach a foot wide hole using their fist, sledgehammer, pick axe etc. While some ...


'Scottish independence referendum in 2018/19 would not be legal'

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said her concerns about May's plan to pull Britain out of Europe's single market , in order to cut immigration, had been met w...


Police release mugshot of London Parliament attacker

Armed with a knife, he stabbed a police constable, before being shot dead by police. The church said the Utah couple was also visiting the woman's parents, wh...


Rebel Convey Arrives to Opposition Areas in Al-Bab

In a new deal reached last week, government and rebel representatives agreed that up to 100 Russian troops would deploy inside Waer to oversee the final phase o...


Ignoring Scottish referendum mandate would 'shatter' United Kingdom structure: Sturgeon

While Sturgeon, who leads the devolved government, told Scottish television on Friday that she still has "options" if May refuses to acknowledge her mandate, sh...


Gallup: Trump job approval drops to 37%

In the average of all relevant polls , FiveThirtyEight shows Trump's approval rating to be 42.5 percent, while his disapproval rating is 51.7 percent. In 1...


UKIP's only member of British Parliament quits party

Mr Carswell was due to face a grilling on Monday from party chiefs over the claims that he joined the party to restrict Mr Farage's involvement in the European ...


Scottish kickboxer dead of heatstroke ahead of Thai match

Weight cutting across combat sports has claimed the lives of fighters in the past and Coe is suspected to have been trying to make weight for an upcoming fight....


Turkey threatens to end migrant deal with EU amid spat

The response came as Turkey is locked in a mighty row with Germany, the Netherlands and other European Union states over the blocking of Turkish officials from ...


Former Russian MP shot dead in 'act of state terrorism'

To add to the number of people killed for criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin and government, another Kremlin critic and former Russian lawmaker's de...


ED attaches assets of Zakir Naik's NGO amounting to Rs 18.37 Cr

The Enforcement Directorate has attached controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's NGO, Islamic Research Foundations assets worth Rs 18.37 crore. The central ...


Canada's largest school board stops booking new US travel

After federal judges blocked Trump's first executive order banning travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries as well as Syrian refugees, he issued a se...


At annual US-Israel event, a new warmth but old differences

Congress passed a law in 1995 to move the embassy to Jerusalem. "I wear heels", Haley concluded her fiery address, "It's not for a fashion statement". "And he...


Intelligence chairman reviewed surveillance documents at White House

Nunes returned to the White House the next day - bypassing colleagues on the House committee - supposedly to brief Trump on what he had learned. "Chairman Nunes...


US jets conduct bomb drill over Korean peninsula

The commander of the U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) said the incorporation of the F-35s into the drills was a testament to the strength of the U.S. US military offici...


Second body recovered from Rescue 116

The following afternoon, after signals transmitted from the S-92A's Multi Purpose Flight Data Recorder (MPFDR) were received, investigators from Ireland's Air A...


Australian prime minister won't choose between China and US

The well-being of Australia's economy is increasingly linked to Chinese investment. English and Premier Li also confirmed commencement of official talks on an...


Jared Kushner to be questioned over alleged Trump-Russia ties

A White House official told Reuters that Kushner has volunteered to speak to the Senate Intelligence Committee but has not received confirmation. Kushner ha...


Trump urges support for health care plan so he can move on

Mr. Trump also hinted at several political exit strategies, drawing huge cheers when he said, "It's time for Democrat leaders in Washington to take responsibili...


Tillerson Tells Allies to Do More Amid New Offensive Against ISIS

He said, "as a coalition, we are not in the business of nation building , or reconstruction". The State Department heralded the progress and said the minist...


Ex-Colorado GOP head charged with voter fraud

She discovered that an illegal ballot had been mailed in her name when she called the Weld County Elections Office to ask how to cast an absentee ballot, only t...


Iran's President felicitates Ireland on National Day

Modern celebrations of the holiday in Ireland are similar to those in North America and Suppe believes this is due to the invention of the television. It does g...


Eurozone's economic growth near 6-year high: New survey

Inflationary pressures rose again with steel, oil and the strong USA dollar cited as key sources of cost pressures, Markit said, forcing companies to partially ...


S.Korea prosecutors seek detention warrant for ousted president Park

Park, who is now free from detention, was questioned for 14 hours by prosecutors last week. Ms Choi has been charged with bribery and corruption and is alread...


Bill Clinton gives impassioned eulogy at Martin McGuinness' funeral

President Bill Clinton whose years in office saw the transformation of a brutal sectarian war into a still-tentative peace. Thousands of people packed the s...


Angela Merkel's party wins in regional bellwether vote

While Saarland is the nation's second-smallest state with just short of 1 million people, the CDU's score - an increase of nearly six percentage points over the...


Critics scoff at all-male photo of GOP health-care talks

That amendment, should AHCA miraculously pass, piles more restrictions on women under the "health care" bill that already calls for dismantling insurance covera...


2 militants killed while trying to ambush police party in south Kashmir

The incident took place at Padgampura, a place located on the border of Awantipura and Pulwama districts in south Kashmir, when militants came from behind and s...


Woman dies in head on crash near Oyen

Traffic is expected to be re-routed for the next 8 to 10 hours. On arrival, crews found an SUV and a semi-truck involved in a head-on collision. The male driv...


Singapore ranked world's most expensive city again

Istanbul was among the biggest movers and ranked at 62nd place. Four European cities- Zurich (4th), Geneva (7th), Paris (8th) and Copenhagen (10th) are in ...


Biden says if he'd run for president he could have won

Biden told students at Colgate University in central NY on Friday that he could have won the election but the Democratic primary would have been "very hard". Bi...


Israel didn't comply with UN call to stop settlements

More than half a million Israelis live in Jewish-only colonies scattered across the West Bank, including East Jerusalem. The organization Peace Now has estimate...


US tells allies to do more to pressure Islamic State group

Asked about Tillerson's remarks, coalition spokesman Colonel Joseph Scrocca said the US military had not yet received direction to establish any kind of "zone...


Ex-CIA chief: Flynn's firm discussed removing cleric from US

Gulen was a bad idea that might violate US law. Mr Woolsey, who was a Trump campaign adviser at the time, advised late to the meeting to find Mr Flynn and Tur...