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Trump wants a 30-foot-high wall at Mexican border

There has been feverish speculation about the Mexican firm's possible involvement in the project since Trump's ordered construction of the wall to begin immedia...


Marchionne: 'About time' Ferrari returned to winning ways in F1

Hamilton had started the race on pole, but found he could not pull away from Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, who then overtook him when the Brit was forced into an ...


Delhi AAP MLA resigns, joins BJP ahead of civic polls

Ved Parkash claimed there are 30-35 AAP MLAs who are not happy with the party's leadership, indicating that an unrest has been brewing within the Aam Aadmi Pa...


Remains of at least one victim found near sunken S.Korean ferry

Nine people remain missing from among the 304 dead, majority children on a school trip, in the April 16, 2014 disaster after the Sewol , structurally unsound, ...


Close Trump ally says health care an "open wound" among GOP lawmakers

Trump said he would turn his attention to getting "big tax cuts " through Congress, which could well run into rough weather knowing the hostility that Trump ...


South Korean ferry that sank 3 years ago lifted from sea

The incident was a black mark on the presidency of Park Geun-hye, who appeared to be absent during the unfolding disaster, not addressing the nation until seven...


Oakland found building lacked sprinklers before deadly blaze

At least three people died and several others suffered from smoke inhalation in a four-alarm fire at a West Oakland building that had previous inspection violat...


Scottish leader to UK's May: Don't block independence vote

Commenting on the timing of the referendum she said it should take place when the terms of Brexit are clear but "before it's too late to choose a differ...


Trump deepens party feud over healthcare

What is the Freedom Caucus? Several Republican moderates were also opposed to the health care bill, particularly after Trump and Ryan made changes to a...


US sees probable role in Mosul blast, probe under way

Brigadier General Yahya Rasool, the spokesman for Iraq's Joint Operations Command, said that interior ministry units have deployed snipers to target ISIL operat...


Gorsuch faces uphill climb for US Senate confirmation

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee forced the delay of a vote on Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on Monday . "It's my duty to fully consider any Su...


Michigan shocks Louisville, 73-69

The Michigan Wolverines haven't lost since their scary experience on an airport runway less than two weeks ago. "I feed off Mo", said Wilson, who scored 11 se...


Paris airport attacker post-mortem examination completed

The attacker was known to French authorities, and his home had been searched following attacks in 2015. The father was released from custody late Saturday af...


Company: Oil now in Dakota Access pipeline

The 1,172-mile Dakota Access pipeline runs from North Dakota to IL, serving a route key to the growing oil industry in North Dakota and neighboring states, with...


South Korea holds memorial for 9 missing ferry victims

A close-up photograph of the remains of the Sewol , as seen during a salvage operation off the coast of South Korea's southern island of Jindo on Friday. Befor...


Israel warns Syria after exchange of fire

Israeli warplanes "penetrated our air space at 2:40 am (0040 GMT) via Lebanese territory and hit a military target on the way to Palmyra", it said in a stateme...


Tulsa Would Take Big Hit from Trumpcare Changes to Tax Subsidies

Dear Editor: Republicans are attempting to rush the American Health Care Act (AHCA) through Congress to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The re...


Trump sidesteps blame over wiretap row with Britain

On Friday, Spicer told reporters that the Trump administration had no regrets about citing the uncorroborated Fox News report. Mr Trump set the tone for his r...


Putin meets French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen at Kremlin

He said, even though Russian Federation had no intention to influence the presidential campaign by any means, it also has the right to meet people like Le Pen ...


Korea tests high-thrust missile engine

The rocket engine test came hours before Tillerson met Chinese President Xi Jinping, and a day after America's top diplomat warned that all options - including ...


Malaysia: Kim Jong Nam's identity confirmed with child's DNA

The U.N. special rapporteur for North Korea's human rights situation has called for all parties concerned to cooperate in the ongoing probe into the murder of K...


Zelda Fans Uncover Hidden Message in Breath of the Wild's First Shrines

As you can see in the new video published at the bottom of the news, the frame rate has been increased slightly over the previous version and also the fighting ...


Fillon was wiretapped, French presidential candidate's aide says

But the latest polls show that far-right leader Marine Le Pen shares pole position in the run-up to the April 23 first round with Emmanuel Macron, who professes...


South Korean divers remove dangling ramp from sunken ferry

South Korean divers prepare their gear on 18 April before heading out to sea to the location of the Sewol ferry accident. It said efforts are now under way ...


'Carlos the Jackal' sentenced to life for 1974 attack

Prosecutor Remi Crosson du Cormier had told the court in Paris on Monday that " all evidence gathered in this investigation points to Carlos ". In the late ...


Lawmakers back measures to protect Israel by punishing Iran

Pence did not raise the issue of Israeli settlement construction, a topic was discussed last week during the talks between Greenblatt and the Israelis. putting ...


United States stresses 'concern' with Israeli settlements after intensive talks

Mladenov, the U.N. special coordinator for the Middle East peace process, reiterated that the United Nations "considers all settlement activities to be illegal ...


Merkel ally sees 'tail wind' from German state election

The Social Democrats were left to explain why they managed slightly less than 30 percent of the vote. Saarland, a mainly Catholic state bordering Luxembourg a...


Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak released

Earlier this month, an appeals court cleared him of being involved in the killing of protesters during the 2011 uprising that ended his rule over the country. T...


Turkish ruling party moves to end European campaigning

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that Europeans across the world would not be able to walk safely on the streets if they kept up their cu...


Yogi orders closure of slaughter houses, bans cow smuggling

The lone Muslim face in the council of ministers, Mohsin Raza been made the Minister of State for Science and Technology, Electronics, IT, Muslim Waqf and Haj. ...


China concerned over Paris Asian community clash with police

According to French media, the policeman opened fire against "an assailant with scissors", who attacked the officer and injured him. Rumors circulated among Chi...


China readies hangars, radars on South China Sea islands

The Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative said the work on Fiery Cross, Subi and Mischief Reefs in the Spratly Islands included naval, air, radar and defensive ...


Opposition figure jailed after Russian protests

Journalists and well-wishers on Monday packed the courtroom in central Moscow where Navalny was taken. He said police had gathered factual evidence that som...


British police release details about 'radicalized' London attacker

In 2000, he slashed a man across the face in a pub parking lot in a racially charged argument after drinking four pints, according to a newspaper account. "One ...