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Turkey accuses UN of meddling in its internal politics before referendum

However, a recent poll has suggested "Yes" votes stand to gain a narrow majority on Sunday's referendum. With a state of emergency that has been ongoing since...


North Korea celebrates as South Korea, US keep watch

In a phone conversation with Trump on Monday, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to exercise restraint. "All stakeholders will bear the consequen...


Record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson inspiring young Iowa students

Almost 15 years after her first space launch, NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson has now spent more time off-planet than any other American, at more than 534 days. ...


Xi urges restraint over North Korea in call with Trump

Martin also confirmed that the USS Michigan , a nuclear-powered guided missile US submarine, is to arrive at the port of Busan in South Korea on Tuesday. our s...


In call to Trump, Chinese leader urges restr... 6:39 pm Mon

Asked what such a reason could be, the envoy said, "if you see him attack a military base, if you see some sort of intercontinental ballistic missile". Martin a...


Why the world will keep questioning the legitimacy of Turkeys referendum

Yildirim said the "the path to seek rights" should be limited to legal objections and urged the opposition to accept the vote's outcome. A constitutional refo...


The truth behind Donald Trump's popularity

What is crystal clear is that Trump will get no Democratic votes for a spending bill with funding for a border wall included. For about 100-Days, US Preside...


Urgent Senate briefing regarding North Korea

President Donald Trump has no plans to fire White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer because he believes his controversial spokesman gets good ratings. The inv...


Ousted leader Park charged with bribery

Park was forced out of office by massive, but peaceful, popular protests.She was impeached late a year ago, stripped of power in March and confined to a detenti...


Xi calls for restraint as US naval flotilla heads for Korean waters

The Vinson battle group is nearing the Korean Peninsula, CBS News National Security Correspondent David Martin reports. Two Japanese destroyers conducted exer...


North Korea Threatens to Wipe Out United States

The U.S. President added that the North Korea is a "real threat " and a "big world problem". In December, Trump referred to the U.N.as a "club" for people ...


USA stocks soar after first round of French election

However, in the immediate aftermath of the election, Macron supporters were feeling good. The far left's Jean-Luc Melenchon, who got 19.64 percent on Sunday, ...


Drop 'tribal politics' - Britain's May takes election fight to Wales

The former premier, who risks indictment over his role in the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003, insisted that he "will always vote Labour ". Britain's opposit...


N. Korea detains US citizen; 3rd American being held

YUST, a university in neighbouring China, has a sister university in Pyongyang. According to South Korean news agency Yonhap, Mr Kim had also been involved in...


North Korea ready if Trump wants conflict

The officials are hopeful China and Russian Federation would agree to tighter United Nations sanctions on North Korea if it conducts another nuclear test. Frida...


USA submarine makes S.Korea port call, North remains defiant

Xi told Trump that China strongly opposes North Korea's nuclear weapons program, which violates U.N. Security Council resolutions, and hopes "all parties will...


Twelve People Killed in Venezuela in Overnight Violence

At least 12 people died on Friday after rioting broke out at the streets of Caracas , the Venezuelan capital, between government opponents and the National G...


German anti-immigrant AfD party moves more to the right

Members needed to decide "whether and how the AfD can become a realistic option to take power for voters by 2021 so we don't permanently leave the government to...


North Korean media threatens Pyongyang will 'wipe out' United States from Earth's surface

Recent U.S. commercial satellite images indicate increased activity around North Korea's nuclear test site, and third-generation dictator Kim Jong Un has said t...


May says foreign aid commitment will stay

She said the government's commitment to spending 0.7% of national income on foreign aid "will remain". May had been coming under pressure after refusing to re...


In call to Trump, Chinese leader urges restraint over NKorea

Afghanistan's defense minister and army chief of staff resign after the deadliest Taliban attack ever on a military base, and U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ...


Trump to set new executive orders on environment, energy this week

The ABC/Washington Post poll found that 42% approved of Trump's performance as President vs. 53% who disapproved, compared to an average 69%/19% approval/...


In call with Trump, Xi urges 'restraint' on N. Korea

Such a move could test the developing North Korea policies of U.S. President Donald Trump, who has reportedly settled on a strategy that emphasizes increased pr...


US Congressman Warns Trump against Walking Away from JCPOA

He said the deal , brokered by former President Barack Obama's administration along with other world powers, represented the "same failed approach" the US has ...


President Trump signs executive order targeting foreign work visas

At a speech he delivered in front of 500 workers in Kenosha, Wisconsin, the president said that visas given under H-1B status "should include only the most sk...


South Africa's opposition party says won't withdraw Zuma no-confidence motion

Responding to a Constitutional Court application by the UDM, President Zuma questioned involving the court in the motion of no confidence against him, which w...


Canada's Trudeau Defends Dairy System After Trump Criticism

State and Wisconsin dairy farmers and what they are doing to our northern border states on lumber and timber". He attached a February 17 report from the U.S. ...


UK's Labour pledges new Brexit strategy if it wins election

A way of achieving that - suspend the strikes? "My whole point would be, does this help to get a political solution in Syria?" "What is the objective here?"...


China joins global warning against North Korea's potential nuclear test

The move also comes as the US and South Korea are keeping a close watch on the possibility of Pyongyang conducting a nuclear test or a ballistic missile launch ...


Israeli Intelligence: 'Hard to Believe' Assad Had No Knowledge of Chemical Attack

The officer's comments came as U.S. defense officials reported Wednesday the Syrian regime has started to relocate its warplanes in close proximity to Russia's ...


Euro pauses after rally, Canadian dollar hit by USA duties on lumber

The contest is widely seen as a litmus test for the populist wave that past year prompted Britain to vote to leave the European Union and USA voters to elect Do...


EU Brexit negotiator accuses PM of 'opportunism'

May surprised allies, opponents and financial markets on Tuesday when she called a snap election for June 8. BRITISH PRIME Minister Theresa May's decision t...


Turkish President Erdogan to Meet Trump in May

The board ruled against applications to annul the referendum Wednesday. Turkey's opposition party is contesting the results of April 16 referendum over a numb...


Canada adds more names to Syrian sanctions list

Jim Mattis said on Friday that Syria had dispersed its warplanes in recent days and that it retained chemical weapons, an issue he said would have to be taken u...


Entire U.S. Senate invited to North Korea briefing

While it has not fired missiles against other countries, it has vowed strong action - including missile attacks against South Korea - if it is invaded by the So...