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FX traders find Trump's first 100 days are good for business

Trump said major accomplishments in his first 100 days included seeing a Supreme Court nominee confirmed by the Senate, pulling the USA out of the Trans-Pacif...


Palestine peace agreement within grasp: says Trump

Speaking after the face-to-face meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the White House on Wednesday, Trump said he is committed to working with...


Scottish health boards also affected by cyber attacks

The same ransomware hit Telefonica in Spain . "Like many other companies, FedEx is experiencing interference with some of our Windows-based systems caused by...


Haniya, from soccer player in Gazan refugee camp to Hamas chief

While Haniyeh is expected to continue Meshaal's program of emphasizing improved relations with Arab countries around the region and reaching out to Western coun...


Did A Russian Photographer Smuggle A Surveillance Device Into The White House?

Washington D.C. [USA], May 11: Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet his USA counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in July in H...


S. Korea's new president willing to visit rival North

DeTrani said. This in turn could set off alarms in a more conservative Washington. He also declared that he was going to renegotiate the existing free trade agr...


New S.Korean leader sets course in stormy diplomacy

But until Thursday, South Korea had not been invited. Regional experts have believed for months that North Korea was preparing for its sixth nuclear test and ...


On Facebook, FBI employees are acting like James Comey died

In terms of the context, the White House's contradictions reflect a degree of internal chaos. He said working with Comey has been the "greatest privilege and ho...


WashPost Worries About Russian Listening Devices in the White House

Outlets from the New York Times to Newsweek and Quartz reported the perceived snub to US-based media. Former U.S. intelligence officials raised questions af...


When the Russian foreign minister jokes about former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey's firing

CBS News Correspondent Elizabeth Palmer asked Putin how the firing would affect U.S. Russian relations and he told her, "There will be no effect". The meeting ...


Syrian Opposition Captures Most of Tabqa from Daesh

His approval gives the Pentagon the go-ahead to "equip Kurdish elements of the Syrian Democratic Forces as necessary to ensure a clear victory over ISIS" in Raq...


USA warns against North Korea travel after new arrest

Han "declared the principled stand of the.government to find out all of the terrorist maniacs and mercilessly wipe them out", the North's KCNA news agency said ...


Sean Spicer Claims Delay in Firing Followed Protocol

Trump fired Flynn on February 13, citing broken trust over Flynn's misleading of Pence on his conversations with the ambassador. Ms Yates was sacked by Mr...


Duterte may or may not accept Trump's invite to White House

On April 29, Trump extended a White House invitation to Duterte, who has been accused of human rights abuses, including killings, as part of his war on drugs ....


Trump Tweets Call to End Legislative Filibuster

Under the current draft of the bill, $347 million is earmarked for constructing 40 miles of replacement barriers along the border. He noted provisions on health...


North Korea celebrates 'Day of the Sun' with defiant show of might

The Global Times said Trump's decision to drop the "mother of all bombs" on Afghanistan was clearly "a new gimmick in U.S. military deterrence" created to i...


Russia Chronicles: Michael Flynn ordered to hand over papers

Flynn was forced to resign as Trump's national security advisor in February after failing to disclose the nature of phone discussions with Russia's ambassador i...


Wales NHS unaffected by cyber-attack

HEALTH SECRETARY SHONA ROBINSONWhat does the NHS cyber attack mean for medical records? Romania's intelligence service says it has intercepted an attempted cy...


Theresa May: Conservatives must not take local election results for granted

Many of the Tory council gains - which include areas such as Derbyshire, East Sussex, Norfolk, Gloucestershire, Isle of Wight, Lincolnshire, Warwickshire and Mo...


North Korea sends rare letter of protest over new United States sanctions

Moon furthermore enjoyed an election boost from President Trump's "off-hand remark" on North Korea. Trump and Moon agreed to continue to work toward strengthe...


I was going to fire that 'showboat' no matter what

In one of the more dramatic exchanges, he was asked whether the investigation was â as White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders maintained Wednesday ...


Venezuela's President Wants To Scrap Existing Government, Rewrite Constitution

On his regular television show, Sundays with Maduro , the socialist leader ordered a 60 percent increase in the country's minimum wage starting on Monday. Vene...


Local elections: Full list of Scottish results published

Yet the task facing the SNP next month is to defend its remarkable success in winning 56 out of Scotland's 59 seats at the United Kingdom election in 2015, a su...


U.S. committed to Turkey's security, Mattis tells Turkish PM Yildirim

USA -backed Syrian militias said they fully seized the town of Tabqa and Syria's largest dam from Islamic State on Wednesday, a major objective as they prep...


Donald Trump US President says talks with Russia's Lavrov 'very, very good'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (SEHR'-gay LAHV'-rahf) says Russia wants the U.S.to play an active role in helping secure four de-escalation zones in S...


Family of shooting victims: Arrest bittersweet

The assailant was nicknamed "The Serial Street Shooter". Police in Phoenix, Arizona believe they have the man responsible for killing nine people in a strin...


Trump Creating Commission on Voter Fraud, Suppression

Over the last decade, Kobach has emerged as one of the country's most influential immigration hawks and a crusader for stricter voter identification laws. Trump...


Senate committee subpoenas Michael Flynn in Trump-Russia probe

The Senate intelligence committee has issued a subpoena to former national security advisor Michael Flynn for documents regarding his interactions with Russian ...


Russian minister jokes about Comey firing

The high-level meetings come a day after Trump's firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey threw allegations of Russian meddling in the USA el...


Don't call me Caitlyn: Baby name plunges in popularity

Emma and Noah top the country's baby name list for the third year in a row, according to the report. Liam remains the second most popular name for boys, perhaps...


Senate intel committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russian Federation info

In fact, she told lawmakers on Capitol Hill Monday she didn't know about the travel ban when she first told McGahn about Flynn, but rather learned about it fr...


Trump's climate stance casts shadow over Arctic meeting

Mia Bennett: Its goals as Chair were to improve economic and living conditions for Arctic communities; Arctic Ocean safety, security and stewardship; and then ...


How Russian media photographed a closed meeting with Trump

Trump said he wasn't concerned about potential bad optics of meeting with Lavrov and Kislyak a day after firing Comey. During those conversations, Trump said ...


Family wants justice, not protests for teen killed by Balch Springs PD

Jordan Edwards, a Black high school student , was leaving a house party with his two brothers and two other teenagers in a vehicle Saturday night when police a...


'Horrendous politics' to come after 50 per cent tax rate

Mr Shorten made a series of other announcements in the speech, including a promise to block the government's first home super savers scheme, cuts to universitie...