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Turkish 'sadness' after Russian navy ship sinks

All of the Russian sailors are safe. The ship, identified as the " Liman ", collided with the Togo-flagged "Youzarsif H", the coastal safety authority said on...


Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA

National Corn Growers Association President Wesley Spurlock said the farmers who helped elect Trump are now calling on him to stay in NAFTA. Now, it appears t...


Assad still has massive chemical weapons stockpile: former Syrian chemical warfare head

Russian Federation has rejected accusations from the West that its Assad's forces were responsible for a chemical attack and has lashed out at the U.S. Russian ...


Le Pen makes pitch to left-wing voters

With the black smoke of burning tires whipped up by a cold wind and cries of "Marine!" He told angry workers at the factory that the only reason she had come wa...


Tax reform plan promises economic growth

President Trump's proposed reform of the federal tax code would give breaks to individuals and corporations that are nearly sure to boost economic growth, and t...


Healthy Canadian dairy industry irks Donald Trump

President Donald Trump has given Canada a verbal lashing over what he says are unfair trade practices that are putting Americans out of work. The trade disp...


Bouchard: 'Cheater' Sharapova should not be allowed to play again

Bouchard, who boasts massive followings on social media, said offering Sharapova such an easy ride back in to the circuit also sent the wrong message to young p...


White House says Trump won't immediately pull out of NAFTA

This came on Wednesday just hours after administration officials said Trump was likely to sign an order pulling the U.S. out of the deal, the New York Times r...


Islamic State, Taliban clash in Afghanistan, dozens killed

The allegations are nothing new, and Moscow has previously denied the claims. The Taliban militants group claimed responsibility behind the attack which was...


Brexit takes center stage as Britain's election battle continues

And neither the Liberal Democrats or Ukip have transformed themselves into vote-winning machines yet, as far the polls can measure. But the extent of the Cons...


Blumenthal, Murphy say White House briefing on North Korea revealed little

President Trump has determined a course of action for responding to North Korea's continued nuclear missile development program, a senior administration officia...


Trump's 'Massive' Tax Cuts Would Mean More Money in Your Pocket

A High Point University poll conducted in February gave Trump an approval rating of just 36 percent in North Carolina. Among Republicans, 55 percent say it ha...


Donald Trump Vows to Curb Anti-Semitism in the U.S.

USA president Donald Trump has condemned those who deny the Holocaust and pledged to confront anti-Semitism. "We remember the hatred and evil that sought to ext...


US sets up missile defence in South Korea as North shows power

Hundreds of people took to the streets in South Korea on Wednesday to protest against the deployment of a U.S. anti-missile defence system in the town of Seongj...


Bomb attack hits U.S. base in eastern Afghanistan

U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in Afghanistan on Monday as President Donald Trump's administration looks to construct its strategy for the war-torn c...


Tweak It or Junk It? Trump's Shifting Signals on Nafta

According to Politico , which cited two White House officials, the order may be unveiled later this week or early next week. The White House statement said ...


Of Saskatchewan (POT) Shares Sold by First PREMIER Bank

First Eagle Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Potash Co. of Saskatchewan by 11.6% in the third quarter. Now the shares of Potash Corpo...


US sets up missile defense system in South Korea

North Korea threatened Wednesday that it had the capability to launch one nuclear missile every six weeks and pictures of Kim Jong Un posing with what the Cent...


President Le Pen? Just '10 little points'

Macron and Le Pen represent two different visions of the future of France , its identity and role in Europe and the world. Marine Le Pen, National Front poli...


Tottenham trims Chelsea's lead to 4 points by beating Palace

Substitutes: Heung-Min Son (for Dembele, 46) 6, Moussa Sissoko (for Wanyama, 46) 6, Kieran Trippier (for Alli, 90) 5. "It was hard after Saturday, it was a bi...


Giant rabbit dies after United Airlines flight to United States

United Airlines says it will raise the limit - to $10,000 - on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employ...


After North Korea focused day, administration policy remains opaque

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said the Trump administration aims to pr...


Trump decides to keep Nafta for now

It added that "the leaders agreed to proceed swiftly, according to their required internal procedures, to enable the renegotiation of the NAFTA deal to the bene...


White House considers Trump's executive order to withdraw from Nafta

The statement was issued after reports of the possible threat of withdrawal shook markets and triggered a fierce campaign by American business leaders and lawma...


IPL clash between Royal Challengers and Sunrisers rained out

Both teams have endured similarly hard campaigns, winning only two games each, and find themselves in the same dire situation. It is an important game for both ...


British government furious as Twitter blocks access to data

The Telegraph said that the United Kingdom government paid a third-party company for the service, which used Twitter's public API to track terms related to pot...


Hong Kong police arrest more political activists - parties

Police detained up to nine activists for their apparent involvement in an anti-China protest a year ago, according to social media posts from two political par...


Giant Rabbit Dies On United Airlines Flight

However, about a half-hour after landing, Simon seemed to be sleeping. Shortly after that, a pet facility employee opened the cage and found that the rabbit was...


Colbert and Meyers Give Trump's First 100 Days a Resounding "F"

He's coming up short on all of these promises, so now he's since backpedaled by calling the first 100 days measurement a "ridiculous standard" in a recent twee...


THAAD in South Korea to be operational soon

The U.S. military on Wednesday began installing the system, known as the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense , at its planned deployment site in South Korea. "...


Venezuela says it's renouncing membership in OAS

In Caracas , thousands of protesters shut down the capital city's main highway to express their disgust with the increasingly embattled socialist administratio...


Starving Striking Palestinian Prisoners leader put in isolation

Long-term mass hunger strikes by Palestinian prisoners are rare, but in past cases of individual inmates who stopped eating for weeks, detention terms were sh...


U.S. expat ballots headed to Turkey as referendum nears

The changes will also allow the president to be affiliated with a party, allowing Erdogan to restore his ties with the Justice and Development Party (AKP ) t...


Locals preparing for Easter with faith and family

The holiday is dubbed Easter as a token of continuity with the Old Testament's holiday when the Jews were freed from Egyptian enslavement. Thousands of Christia...


Brexit: Angel Merkel wants dialogue with Britain before final negotiations

The European Union warned the United Kingdom that its remaining 27 countries are now its chief concern rather than anything Theresa May might want to achieve fr...