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Trump to move quickly to replace Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Critics have assailed Mr Trump for abruptly dismissing Mr Comey just as the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election, and possi...


Germany rejects idea of joint euro bonds after Macron victory

In the United Kingdom we need to ensure we've got an equally strong mandate and an equally strong negotiating position. "This will not work over time". France's...


Macron's parliamentary candidates gather in Paris

Bayrou said bitterly that candidates from his MoDem party had been offered only 35 constituencies instead of the 120 he expected. Mr Bayrou said the list was ...


Trump hopes to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director quickly

Flynn. But these days news moves fast. The Trump administration is looking to fill the job, which requires Senate confirmation, after Mr Trump abruptly fire...


American Lawmaker Gives The Most Heartfelt Plea Against Bill Targeting Immigrants

The measure will grant sweeping powers to Texas police officers, allowing them to question the immigration status of those who have been detained, should th...


Korea test-fires missile, challenging new leader in South

President Trump has been brief on the latest missile test by North Korea. "With the missile impacting so close to Russian soil - in fact, closer to Russia tha...


South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi: Blue House

The election has been closely watched by allies and neighbours, with North Korea believed to be gearing up for its sixth nuclear test and vowing to test an inte...


Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Flynn's records on Russian Federation

The FBI's subpoenas for people who worked with Flynn are a part of the bureau's investigation into the Russian meddling in United States elections, according ...


United States calls for stronger sanctions against North Korea

Kishida says: "We need to keep studying what could be the most effective while monitoring how North Korea would respond". South Korean President Moon Jae-in, ...


South Korean military: North Korea launches projectile

Upon receiving a report about the North Korean missile firing, the president immediately convened an emergency meeting of the National Security Council and orde...


Leonard cleared to play for Spurs against Warriors in game one

Following the clincher in Houston , as celebrations echoed throughout the Alamo City, the focus shifted to the Warriors for Spurs sharpshooter Danny Green. Pop...


North Korean missile reached altitude of over 2000 km - Japanese minister

Trump has threatened military action against the North but recently appeared to have softened his stance, saying he would be "honored" to meet leader Kim Jong-U...


Fatima seers become church's youngest non-martyred saints

The liturgy, which was celebrated in Portuguese and Latin, and according to the authorities was attended by 500,000 people while eight cardinals, 71 bishops and...


Trump Says New FBI Director Could Be Named Next Week

James Comey has agreed to testify in a public Senate hearing regarding the investigation into alleged ties between Russian Federation and Donald Trump's campaig...


Soldiers use tear gas against student protester in Venezuela

The prosecutors said a policeman died from a gunshot wound during a protest Wednesday in the western city of Carabobo. On the opposition side, youths donn...


Putin Spokesman Calls Out America's "Emotional Obsession" With Russia

Tillerson, who also had a closed-door meeting with Putin during his visit, deplored the "low level of trust" between the two powers, whose relations have sunk t...


Hamas Elects Former Deputy Haniyeh to Head Political Office

He will replace Khaled Meshaal, who has been Hamas leader since 1996. Haniya served several sentences in Israeli jails in the 1980s and '90s, and briefly serv...


China's leader offers billions for new Silk Road initiative

The action plan consists of the Science and Technology People-to-People Exchange Initiative, the Joint Laboratory Initiative, the Science Park Cooperation Initi...


Tories claim they could win 15 seats in Scotland at general election

It was the best local election performance by a governing party in 40 years, with the gains mostly coming at the expense of Labour and UKIP, which lost all of...


Watch Donald Trump's First Commencement Speech as President

Speaking at the graduation ceremony for Liberty University, an evangelical Christian school in Virginia, Donald Trump remarked about America's founding principl...


Canadian Press NewsAlert:Greens win three seats in British Columbia election

Clark, for her part, has worked well in the past with Weaver. But the premier is clearly not ready to relinquish power without a fight. "No - no conceding",...


F1 2017: Lewis Hamilton claims Spanish GP pole

Lewis Hamilton is braced for a bruising battle in Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix after snatching pole position for Mercedes ahead of Sebastian Vettel on Saturda...


Liverpool will learn from mistakes - Wijnaldum

But with only a point between Liverpool and Arsenal, with the same number of games played, Klopp's side will nearly certainly need to win to secure Champions Le...


Masked Moms Reveal Their Worst-Ever Mother's Day Gifts On 'Kimmel'

She said, " You had better pray that comes out of the carpet". Today is her day. No gift can replace her unconditional love for us. If you know why she is ...


Paris May Day march descends into violence in run-up to election

Some factions are going against their leadership to call for members to vote "neither (for Ms Le Pen) nor (for Mr Macron)" - seen by many leftists as an enemy o...


India stays away from China's Belt and Road forum

The CPEC, which connects China's Kashgar in Xinjiang with Gwadar port in Pakistan's Balochistan, is a key artery of the One Belt One Road project (OBOR), and is...


SKorea: Rival N.Korea launches ballistic missile

The launch served as a call for all nations to implement stronger sanctions against reclusive North Korea , the White House added. North Korea charged that...


James Comey Should Have Never Exonerated Hillary Clinton on e-Mail Crimes

Maher pointed out that the snowball started to roll in June 2016, when the former president had a private meeting with then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch abo...


Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest for first time

Sobral's ballad gave Portugal its first win in the 61-year-old competition. The song was written by Sobral's sister, Luisa, who also filled in for her brother...


Here's What We Learned From Former Acting AG Sally Yates' Senate Hearing

Why did it then take 18 days for Flynn to be fired - a step that only took place when The Washington Post reported he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence ...


Controversial Oval Office meeting was held at Putin's request

The administration downplayed the threat. Then it was a little more controversial because Lavrov brought along Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, a detail the White H...


ANEEJ lauds FG over release of 82 Chibok girls

Nigeria's government exchanged them for five detained Boko Haram commanders. The wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, on Wednesday pledged her support in th...


Turkey president: Trump arming Syrian Kurds a 'mistake'

Chief Pentagon Spokesperson Dana W. White said Tuesday the Kurdish component, which makes up more than half of the SDF fighters, would be armed "as necessary to...


France's Macron open to talks with willing conservatives

French President-elect Emmanuel Macron's start-up party on Thursday announced a list of 428 candidates, a lot of them political unknowns, to fight parliamenta...


Japan says N. Korea missile fell into sea

Yesterday, senior North Korean diplomat Choe Son Hui said Pyongyang would have dialogue with the USA administration if conditions were right. The launch also ...