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Weekend storms that hit central US move east

The tornado did not affect Vicksburg, but was part of system of severe weather that was statewide and caused tree damage, downed power lines and property damage...


Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russia-Related Documents

She stated that she had warned President Trump about Flynn, as well as revealing that Russian Federation has had dirt on Flynn for a long time and would have be...


BC Election: Liberals win minority, Greens hold balance of power

Pressed by reporters on whether he could support a Liberal government given their policy differences, Weaver said it was simply too premature to say. A Vancou...


Live Cheap In Bormida, Italy

I mean, not that this village is trash - indeed, I would go so far as to say it is the opposite of that - but, well. if people are moving away and you get to mo...


North Korea 'disrespected wishes of China' with

North Korea on Saturday test-fired a ballistic missile from an area north of Pyongyang but it failed seconds after it was launched, the third such failed test-f...


Trump Threatens Comey - Suggests He May Have Secretly Recorded Their Conversations

Trump wrote in one of a series of early morning tweets assailing critics and the media over their response to Comey's ouster. "There's no good time to do it, ...


Trump Warns Fired FBI Chief About 'Leaking' To Press

Trump's behavior raises "the specter of possible intimidation and obstruction of justice", wrote Reps. Responding to another question about Trump's tweets f...


Moon, Abe agree to co-operate on North Korea

KEDO was set up to implement a 1994 deal with North Korea under which Pyongyang said it would freeze and ultimately dismantle its nuclear program in exchange fo...


US looks at sanctions, military action to counter North Korea

But the country has so far refrained from conducting a nuclear test or launching one of its intercontinental ballistic missiles under development to mark major ...


White House: Yates was a 'political opponent of president'

Those exceptions? Income from the 2013 Miss Universe Pageant that was held in Moscow and a proper sale of $95 million in 2008 to a Russian billionaire . But he...


CIA sets up unit to deal with North Korea

Speaking at his confirmation hearing in front of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Pompeo said in mid-January that Pyongyang remained one of t...


Gunmen kill 10 labourers near port in southwest Pakistan

The attack camr as Pakistan and China were signing several agreements aimed at boosting cooperation in different sectors on the sidelines of the Road and Belt F...


Qantas boss gets pie in face from gay marriage opponent

When asked about the flavor of the pie, he said: "I didn't have a chance to taste it - it was mostly on my glasses". Same-sex couples can have civil unions ...


Whatcha baking? Bear visits home as woman bakes brownies

Luckily, the woman's kitchen door was locked so the bear could not get in, but it still managed to open the outer screen door, Belfiore said. The bear eventua...


UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will today launch his party's General Election campaign with the extraordinary claim the United Kingdom is dominated by "rigged syst...


Acting FBI director contradicts White House's claim about Comey's support within bureau

Andrew McCabe, testifying before Congress in place of his fired boss, told lawmakers a counterintelligence investigation that a White House spokeswoman dismis...


US U-turn on China puts India in a fix

India's participation would require the country to send its representatives to the event. "Although Indian leader is not here, India will have a representative"...


India's Modi emphasizes links with Sri Lanka to deepen ties

In a Facebook post, he said, "This will be my second bilateral visit there (to Sri Lanka) in two years, a sign of our strong relationship". Read Also: Narendr...


Nebraska welcomes trade deal to feed China's taste for beef

What is far less clear is whether Trump's first deal with China will do much to narrow the USA trade deficit, which stood at $347 billion a year ago. and Am...


Vettel, noncommittal on Mercedes switch suggestions

Mercedes topped the P1 charts earlier in the day with Lewis Hamilton and team-mate Valtteri Bottas first and second respectively, and the duo continued their d...


General Election polls: Conservatives heading for landslide victory

Labour lost overall control of former stronghold Glasgow City Council but the SNP failed to win an overall majority. "We are determined to speak up for people...


Alabama beats Arkansas 4-1 in opening round of SEC softball tournament

Nicole Schroeder leads the SEC with 15 home runs as part of the Hogs' 56 home runs, which are fifth in school history. Arkansas shortstop A.J. Belans was vote...


Acting FBI Director: 'No Effort to Impede' Investigation Into Russian Meddling

Regardless of Rosenstein's personal reaction to the attention, Democrats increasingly are calling on him to name a special prosecutor. Feinstein called Wednes...


Trump warns ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to leak to media, threatens 'tapes'

Details of the dinner were first reported by The New York Times . "I would note that NY is a one-party consent state, and President Trump has always abid...


Mesmerizing First Trailer For A24's Woodshock Finds Kirsten Dunst On The Brink

In addition to some requisite promotional material, including the film's poster and a teaser of the trailer, the sisters have posted images from their inspirati...


Trump Decided To Renegotiate NAFTA 'Out Of Respect' To Mexico And Canada

The Senate voted 82-14 to confirm Robert Lighthizer, who served as deputy USA trade representative under President Ronald Reagan and has worked on trade issues ...


Stephen Colbert gloats over President Trump attack: 'I won!'

This week, President Donald Trump continued his attacks on the media, this time criticizing numerous news outlets and media personalities during a sit-down ...


After Tabqa, Syrian Kurdish forces say they will push on to Raqqa

Coalition spokesman Col. John Dorrian said the capture of Tabqa is "yet another victory" for the Kurdish-led forces, the U.S.'s most effective partner on the ...


DOJ not expected to file charges in Alton Sterling case

Alton Sterling in Facebook photo. Lee Wesley urged Broome to demand the release of body camera video from the officers that is expected to show what happened ou...


Lawyer for officer says client relieved

The killing gripped the nation because two bystander videos , each less than a minute long, captured Sterling's struggle with the two officers, both of whom ar...


PM arrives in China to attend OBOR forum

At the Cabinet meeting on Tuesday, two draft papers were approved for signing at the BRF. China and Pakistan on Saturday inked various infrastructure agreemen...


White House Again Postpones Meeting on Paris Climate Pact

Ivanka Trump has meanwhile become a talisman for those who believe she can be a moderating influence on her father. A meeting of top White House aides to d...


Sergey Lavrov Wrong Donald Trump Vladimir Putin Have No Meeting

Chief White House Advisor Bannon has stated in the past he is an admirer of Lenin, the founder of Russian Communism. "The Russian Journalists' Union expresses...


West and Russian Federation at odds over Macedonia after clashes in parliament

The night after a violent incursion by nationalists into Macedonia's parliament after the election of an ethnic Albanian as speaker, thousands gathered at the E...


Pak based terror groups plan to attack India, Afghan: US intel chief

These facilitators might be among the United States troops or among those local Afghans who are playing in the hands of Indian intelligence agencies and might b...