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'Unlikely' Russia had no knowledge of Syrian chemical attack

Earlier in an interview broadcast on Wednesday before the meeting with Tillerson, Putin said that mutual trust between Russian Federation and the United State...


Turkey's President Rejects Criticism from International Monitors Over Referendum

The group was also concerned that the election board accepted unstamped ballots, in violation of Turkish law. "Everyone should respect the outcome, especially t...


Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

Trump plans to sign a new executive order on his trip. Spicer calls Snap-on "a prime example of a company that builds American made tools with American workers,...


Toronto Mayor John Tory lays out three priorities heading into housing meeting

But the three men will share information and ideas created to help them make the best decisions aimed at addressing a very complex issue, he said. "This is no...


Theresa May Calls For Snap General Elections In June

Farron in a statement called the election a chance to vote Lib Dem and avoid a "disastrous hard Brexit" and to keep Britain in the single market. Sturgeon als...


White House says Trump won't release his 2016 taxes, either

Tens of thousands of people have marched in dozens of U.S. cities to demand that President Donald Trump release his tax returns and to dispute his claim that th...


BOSTON MARATHON Results - Kenyans Sweep!

Edna Kiplagat crosses the finish line of the 2017 Boston Marathon winning the women's division. 'It's not for me, it's for others to be inspired, to be motiva...


President Trump Declines to Label China as a Currency Manipulator

In fact, in recent years the Chinese government has intervened to prop up the currency, economists say. The report did take a more pointed tone towards China ...


Syria: New airstrikes hit site of chemical attack

In his first televised interview, H.R. McMaster pointed to dual US goals of defeating the Islamic State group and removing Assad. He said the United Kingdom c...


North Korea Threatens 'All-Out War' If US Military Launches Attack

He said his country's "era of strategic patience " with North Korea was over. South Korea's acting president, Hwang Kyo-ahn, on Monday said his governmen...


Nikki Haley: 'We Don't See a Peaceful Syria With Assad in There'

By Friday afternoon, jets were already taking off from the air base again, according to multiple reports . Priti Patel, Britain's Secretary of State for worl...


Pence at DMZ: 'All options on table' with North Korea

US Vice President Mike Pence is headed to Asia this weekend, with planned stops in Seoul; Jakarta, Indonesia; Tokyo and Sydney. "The only problem is the missile...


NFU reacts to snap general election

Under the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act, introduced under the last coalition government, the next election was not due until 2020. SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon bra...


US missile strike on Syria: Who supports it and who condemns it

There's no denying that the images of the Syrian chemical attack victims were gut wrenching. Democratic Rep. Tim Walz, a retired National Guard command serg...


Neo-Nazi Sued For Anti-Semitic 'Troll Storm' Against Montana Woman

Anglin , based in OH, called for a "troll storm" against Gersh in a December 2016 story in which he accused her of trying to extort money from Richard Spencer'...


US VP Pence assures Japan America is with ally '100 per cent'

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence waves before leaving for Japan, at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. China has recently shown ...


Trump appointee Gorsuch energetic in first USA high court arguments

Mitch McConnell, before the vote, smugly commented "the most consequential decision" he had ever made was deciding in February 2016 that the next president of t...


Mount Vernon Easter Egg Hunt

Around 100 children searched for candy-filled eggs in the elementary school playground on Saturday, boasting about their findings to friends and picking out the...


Trump Goes After Democrat in Georgia's Special Election

Ossoff, an investigative filmmaker, is one of 18 candidates who, for the past two months, have courted voters in a "jungle primary", meaning that regardless o...


FCA says European Union access vital for healthy competition

Brexit "creates a number of uncertainties with the potential to affect the United Kingdom and European financial markets, with potential knock-on effects for th...


British PM Theresa May calls election: What next?

British Prime Minister Theresa May is sending the United Kingdom to the polls on June 8 , three years early, citing the need for a strong mandate to negotiate ...


Appealing for calm, China says United States wants talks on North Korea

Pence also called Japan the "cornerstone" of peace in the region. Pence is on the first stop of a four-nation Asia tour meant to show America's allies, and re...


North Korean envoy at United Nations warns of nuclear war possibility

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence looks at the North side from Observation Post Ouellette in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), near the border village of Panmunjom, wh...


Major rescue operation in Central Mediterranean saves over 1500 migrants

He said the Libyan coastguard had rescued a further 23 migrants of various African nationalities just under 10km off the coast of Tripoli. The Greek coastgu...


San Bernardino shooting: 9-year-old victim getting better

Considering that Anderson was able to enter campus by telling a staffer he was dropping something off for his wife, the school acknowledges that there should be...


United Kingdom prime minister calls for snap election in June

Calling out other political parties to not "treat politics as a game", Mrs May said the decision for the country was about leadership in a speech that heavily r...


Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam found dead in Hudson River, NYPD says

Police were called when bystanders saw the body of a fully dressed woman floating in the water near the riverbank. Her husband told police she had not been ...


Andrew Gimson's sketch: The Prime Minister achieved total surprise

The leader of the Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, has confirmed his party will vote in favour, saying he welcomes the Prime Minister's decision. Opposition parti...


Prime Minister Theresa May calls snap general election

The leadership teams of both the main United Kingdom political parties - the governing Conservatives and the opposition Labour - have indicated that they will...


Iran's president registers to run in May elections

Iran's Guardian Council of clerics and jurists vets all applicants and will announce an approved list of candidates by April 27. He is loyal to the establishmen...


Kalispell joins protests over Trump tax returns

The Manhattan march began with a rally at Bryant Park, drawing a good-natured crowd estimated by a Reuters reporter to be about 5,000, although no official es...


Pak university closes after journalism student lynched for 'blasphemy'

A policeman gestures as he stands guard at the entry of Abdul Wali Khan University where Mashal Khan, accused of blasphemy, was killed by a mob, in Mardan , Pa...


North Korean official vows frequent missile tests as tensions escalate

Pence said, "We appreciate the challenging times in which the people of Japan live with increasing provocations from across the Sea of Japan". The new forum...


UN Employee Arrested for Robbing New York City Banks

Queens man Abdullahi Shuaibu was a journalist working for the Nigerian News Agency covering the UN. He was arrested after a retired police officer who works...


Few major Western leaders to attend Chinese summit

President Donald Trump's inward-looking economic policies. The Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation will be held from May 14 to 15 in Beijing a...