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France honors police officer killed in Champs-Elysees attack

Though he had a long criminal history, police said, he was never deemed risky enough to be placed on France's official Fiche S watch, which alerts authorities t...


House speaker says avoiding shutdown, not health care, is priority

Not just for the obvious reasons, but you have a completely Republican government. Lawmakers returning to Washington this coming week will find a familiar qua...


National Recap: Tensions escalate with North Korea

Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has said he would expand America's nuclear arsenal to ensure it is at the "top of the pack" amid a heated war of words betwe...


Dairy, lumber: Trump team signals broader renegotiation of NAFTA

One person in the room said Trump threatened that dairy could be next. U.S. President Donald Trump has been stirring the pot of late, tweeting today that Cana...


Rafa Benitez 'proud' of Newcastle promotion after 'long' season

But, asked if promotion should be celebrated, Benitez said: "I don't know what we mean by a big celebration?" I am really proud and really pleased. "I am ...


Pyongyang Conducts Sweeping Arms Drill as US Warship Docks in South Korea

Trump outlined security concerns to the visiting diplomats, singling out Syria and North Korea. North Korea conducted one of its largest artillery exercises e...


S Koreans clash with Police as U.S. installs THAAD Missile system

The United States and South Korea have agreed to deploy THAAD in response to the threat of missile launches by North Korea but China says it will do little to d...


Death toll in Venezuela's political unrest rises to at least 24

Venezuela's Public Ministry said Renzo Rodríguez Roda was shot in the chest in the Bolívar municipality in the Barinas state. An opposition party, Justice Fir...


Euro surges on win for "France's Obama" in presidential poll

Macron , who at 39 is favorite to become France's youngest-ever president, has urged voters not to "give in to fear" and vowed to step up security cooperation...


Liverpool must believe they can claim top-four finish - Wijnaldum

Liverpool were no less dominant after the break and created chances more frequently, with Coutinho particularly prominent. "We left him alone". "We could...


China warms to Canadian softwood as US turns cold: trade minister

We will not stand for this. Canada denounced the US action and vowed to protect its lumber interests through litigation. All other Canadian softwood lumber ...


Senate Overwhelmingly Confirms Perdue as Agriculture Secretary

The former Governor's mission won't be easy.in March, at this confirmation, Perdue had to deal with nervous farm-state senators, upset by Trump's proposal to cu...


Exxon Won't Say If It's Seeking a Waiver From Russia Sanctions

Asked about the waiver application, Alan Jeffers, an Exxon Mobil spokesman, said, "We don't comment on ongoing issues". ExxonMobil won't be allowed to bypass ...


US Treasury sanctions Syrian officials over suspected gas attack

The United States accused the Syrian army of carrying out the April 4 attack in which scores of people died from poison gas, and it responded by launching cruis...


UK's Jeremy Corbyn Vows to Beat 'Cosy Cartel' of the Rich

For a prime minister who keeps telling us how she will be a tough negotiator that will get a great Brexit deal from the European Union, she now appears to weak ...


WFPIST Condemns Deadly Terrorist Attack on Syrian Civilians

According to the news service, state television aired images of buses "charred" and "gutted" by the blast and bodies lying near the site of the attack. The gove...


Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

The two countries are suddenly sparring openly over affordable Canadian timber and Canada's barriers to USA dairy products - disputes that go back years but rar...


Australia toughens citizenship test

Stand alone English - reading, writing and listening - tests will be introduced and must be passed, permanent residents must have lived in Australia for four ye...


United Fresh Congratulates Sonny Perdue on Appointment

David Perdue (R-Ga.), who presided over Monday's vote. In August 2016, Heitkamp began laying the groundwork for a robust 2018 Farm Bill with a two-day tour acro...


France's Macron, Le Pen to attend ceremony for murdered policeman

The two have been at odds since Marine Le Pen launched moves to clean the National Front's image of xenophobic associations in the run-up to the campaign for th...


Led coalition raid kills 13 Iraqi civilians in Mosul

ISIS militants fired rocket in western Mosul in Iraq. Iraqi forces also announced on Saturday killing senior chief of Islamic State. An estimated 400,000 pe...


Pakistan recalls Azhar Ali & Umar Akmal for Champions Trophy

Azhar Ali was dropped from the team for the three-match ODI series against the West Indies, but he is now included in the squad in place of batsman Kamran Akm...


Trump honors Holocaust in DC

We remember the fearless souls who banded together to save the lives of their neighbours -even at the risk of their own life."And we remember those first hopefu...


North Korea refrains from provocations but hints at future 'events'

Meyer, began maritime exercises with a South Korean destroyer in the Yellow Sea, west of the Korean Peninsula, Tuesday. Workers' Party newspaper Rodong Sinmu...


South Korea confirms North Korean live-fire drill on army anniversary

The South's Yonhap news agency cited a government source as saying the exercise was the North's "largest ever" and presumed to have been overseen by leader Kim ...


Trump Approval Rating Stands at 51 Percent, Despite Surveys to Contrary

The left-leaning party was the biggest loser, with a full 67 percent of people saying that the group was out of touch, while 62 percent said the same of the GOP...


President Trump, First Lady Kick Off White House's Easter Egg Roll

A child crosses the finish line, egg in hand, during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday. First Lady Melania Trump joined the president, along wi...


Donald Trump's White House will keep visitor logs secret from public

We must act immediately to pass the MAR-A-LAGO Act to force the Trump administration to release visitor logs from the White House and from other properties ...


Wapo Poll: 98% of President Trump Voters Happy With Their Choice

Bush in 2001, which left the tax system intact. Now, Senate Democrats are joining the pile-on with a revised version of a recent White House press released tout...


President Trump promising action on US-Canada dairy dispute

Canada vows it will "vigorously defend" the interests of Canada's softwood lumber industry, including through litigation. Horgan says Clark didn't treat the s...


Congress makes progress on budget deal to avoid shutdown

Trump told a group of 20 conservative media reporters Monday evening that he would be willing to return to the wall funding issue in September, two people in ...


Venezuela protests: Looting, shootings leave 13 dead in one day

Walking with black bands tied around their arms and carrying signs denouncing President Nicolas Maduro, protesters in Caracas Saturday were heading toward the...


Astronaut Peggy Whitson Breaks Record; Will Receive Congratulatory Call from the President

Hours after breaking her most recent record, Whitson received a congratulatory call from President Donald Trump . Astronaut Peggy Whitson has broken the ...


Venezuelans stage sit-in on roads to protest government

At least 10 people have also died during night-time looting.President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government accuses foes of seeking a violent coup with USA conn...


Denuclearization of Korean peninsula can still be achieved peacefully: Pence

Trump reportedly exploded and cut short the telephone call when he was told about a deal to move some refugees from Pacific island camps to America. Pence was...