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Stoke game a 'must-win' for Swansea in relegation fight

Britton was handed an opportunity for the first time under Paul Clement on Saturday and repaid his manager's faith with an excellent midfield display. "To be fa...


France's president warns of complacency over Le Pen

On Sunday, Marine Le Pen, who has campaigned on an openly xenophobic and racist platform, claimed the "survival of France" is at stake in the May 7 runoff. "The...


Ivanka Trump draws groans, hisses for defending father on Berlin visit

There's no universe in which she got up there and said "yes, my father is a known creep toward women, sorry about that". "You are first daughter - German au...


Kyrgyz-born Azimov identified as mastermind behind St. Petersburg terror attack

Abror Azimov, who is also being held in custody as the investigation continues, denied he had helped mastermind the attack in a court appearance this week. No o...


Seoul: North Korea holds drill to mark anniversary

Washington has deployed an aircraft carrier strike group led by the USS Carl Vinson to the peninsula in a show of force , amid signs the North could be prepari...


Indian liquor baron Vijay Malla arrested in London

He was declared a wilful defaulter back home a year ago and on February 8, India had handed a formal extradition request to the British government to bring back...


2-year probation sought for Jakarta governor

More than 7.2 million people were registered to vote in the polls, which are also important as politicians view them as a potential stepping stone to the presid...


Macron, Le Pen set for face off

USA stocks joined a worldwide rally Monday morning after election results in France over the weekend raised expectations that the European Union and euro curren...


Taliban Attack: Afghan defence chiefs quit

Mattis is now on a week-long six nation tour concerning the ongoing war against terror. The Trump administration is still reviewing possible troop decisions. Th...


USA 'mother of all bombs' kills dozens of ISIS militants

It hasn't said how much it cost to develop the bomb or how many of them exist. The Afghan defence ministry said the bomb struck a village area in the Momand...


The Bachelor's Chris Soules Arrested After Deadly Car Crash

Soules was arrested after allegedly fleeing the scene of the accident. Authorities arrested him after he left the scene of a fatal crash in Buchanan County ...


'New weapons' on display at North Korean military parade

China is seeking Russia´s help to cool surging tensions over Pyongyang´s nuclear ambitions, the country´s foreign minister has told his Moscow counterpart, afte...


Pakistan PM avoids ouster after court rules on Panama Papers link

The case against Sharif emerged past year when opposition political figures, including cricket star Imran Khan, the chair of the opposition Pakistan Movement ...


No need for Trump's OK to use massive bomb

The bomb was the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the USA military. The bomb's destructive power, equivalent to 11 tonnes of TNT, pales in co...


China approves 3 Ivanka trademarks on day she met President Xi Jinping

Unlike President Trump, his daughter is subject to federal rules that prohibit her from participating in matters in which she has a financial interest. During t...


Donald Trump summons entire Senate to White House briefing on North Korea

That is an unusual location for such briefings, which are typically held at secure locations on Capitol Hill. Since assuming the role in January, he's come unde...


Turkey's justice minister: Time to contest vote results over

The two leaders have talked on the telephone three times since Trump took office in late January, including a call on Monday after Erdogan secured a narrow win ...


Future administrations have to decide on Iran's nuke deal

Congress mandated that the State Department must notify it every 90 days about Iran's compliance with its nuclear obligations. Trump's administration is re-ev...


Hundreds of Christian pack San Jose church for play on Good Friday

We know this because He told the thief on the cross, "Today, you will be with me in paradise". People, especially children involve in finding the hidden eggs mo...


Russian Federation says evidence growing Syria chemical attack was staged

Meanwhile, Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov denied al-Sakat's claim, and said that he believed the former general made the remarks due to pressure or in ...


Boo, hiss: Ivanka Trump heckled for defending president as 'empowerer of women'

The event, aimed at empowering women within the Group of 20 countries, is Ms Trump's first global outing after she stepped away from running her fashion brand t...


US says withdrawing UN military from Haiti is good example

An AP investigation , drawing on internal United Nations reports and testimony from victims, states that almost 2,000 allegations of sexual exploitation have...


Marine Le Pen separates herself from Front National

PARIS: France's leader Francois Hollande warned Tuesday of complacency ahead of the country's second-round presidential runoff, saying the defeat of far-right ...


South Korea deploys parts of US missile defense

The South Korean port call by the USS Michigan, which is created to carry ballistic missiles and cruise missiles, came as a U.S. aircraft carrier strike group s...


Trump nuclear war North Korea: Kim Jong-un threatens to ANNIHILATE US

Moreover, the North has taken the recent deployment of a US naval strike group to the region as grounds for its continued testing of nuclear and missile weapons...


Months After Nomination, Sonny Perdue Confirmed As Ag Secretary

The House and Senate have been able to get a head start on the 2018 Farm Bill while Perdue was waiting for his confirmation , but there still needs to be wor...


George HW Bush remains in hospital after bout with pneumonia

He adds that it was properly treated and the problem has been resolved, reports NPR. McGrath revealed Tuesday that Bush was taken to Houston Methodist Hospit...


Rockets' Star James Harden Limited By Ankle Injury

After providing little help for Westbrook in Game's 1 and 2, four other OKC players scored in double figures in Game 3, while Taj Gibson stepped up in the big...


Russia vetoes UN resolution on Syria attack

On April 4, a reported toxic gas attack hit the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun in Syria's Idlib, killing over 80 people and wounding scores of others. "And i...


Delhi Congress ex-chief Arvinder Singh Lovely quits party, joins BJP

Addressing a press conference here, BJP's national vice- president Vinay Sahasrabuddhe said the party has taken a firm stand. "It's a well planned conspiracy ...


Air China resumes North Korea flights after speculation

The nuclear-powered submarine USS Michigan approaches to join the US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson in drills near the Korean Peninsula, at Busan port in ...


Wear Jeans to Support Victims of Sexual Violence on 'Denim Day'

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month , and during this last week of April, three events will be happening in the Mankato community to help raise awareness o...


Couple laughed as they fatally shot service dog

Court documents show Rollins medically retired from the Army in January. Cops cuffed Marinna Rollins, 23, on Tuesday and her alleged accomplice Jarren Heng, 2...


European Union in focus as French presidential candidates face off

Elsewhere in the financial market movements related to the French election, the euro is likely to hit parity with the dollar regardless of whether Marine Le Pen...


Trump Administration Looking for Confrontation With Iran - Ex-CIA Chief of Staff

His tough words matched those of US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who said in a visit to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday that Iran's destabilising influence would h...