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China warned North Korea of sanctions after any nuclear test: Rex Tillerson

In a statement released by the Pentagon, the officials said the White House plans to continue to pursue economic sanctions and diplomacy to tighten pressure on ...


'The Simpsons' Has Savaged The Trump Administration In A Brutal New Promo

Then he launched the missile strikes in retaliation for chemical attacks on civilians by the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad. He was accused of cozying ...


Disappointing dialogue with Canada on dairy trade

Nationwide, a record 17.5 billion pounds was produced in the 23 major dairy states, up about 2% from March 2016, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture...


EU to lay out Brexit response, set negotiating priorities

The European Union demanded that Britain make "sufficient progress" on its divorce before talks on a trade deal can start . It means he will have some 16 m...


Le Pen Says Macron Is `Against French Values' in Nice Speech

Ms Le Pen promised to save the plant and the almost 300 jobs there that are supposed to be shifted to Poland next year, and said she would discourage firms from...


Israeli Patriot missiles down target over Golan Heights : Israel's army

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, who also met with Lavrov, expressed similar sentiments. He spoke on condition of anonymity in line with protocol. Around ...


Ivanka Defends Her Father On Berlin Visit

In response, the first daughter said she's heard such criticism from the media, and it's "being perpetuated", but said she knows her father's attitudes from "pe...


Turks, Kurds clash along northeast Syria border: monitor

Turkey said the airstrikes were a necessary attack against the PKK, a left-wing organization based in Turkey and Iraq. However, Turkey has accused U.S. "Tha...


Afghan Defence Minister, army chief resign

Mattis is expected to meet Afghan officials and US troops while in Kabul, but his arrival coincided with an announcement that his Afghan counterpart, Defence Mi...


Trump Says He'll Keep NAFTA After A Week of Trade Disputes

The currency had fallen on Wednesday after a US official said the White House was considering a draft executive order to withdraw from NAFTA, which binds the ...


2 dead, over 400 arrested in Venezuelan protests

Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro called on Venezuelans to take to the streets on Wednesday for what they dubbed the "mother of all marches" against the emb...


Trump Backs Down From Plan To Scrap NAFTA

The White House had been considering an executive order exiting Nafta as early as Trump's 100th day in office on Saturday, but there was a split among his top a...


Papahanaumokuakea one of 25 monuments being assessed by president's order

The New England Coral Canyons and Seamounts is a 4,913 square mile area of underwater canyons on the scale of the Grand Canyon, sea mounts that rise as much as ...


Assad behind deadly Syrian chemical attack

Russia's Government promptly denounced the French report , saying the samples and the fact the nerve agent was used were not enough to prove who was behind the...


US timberland returns tick up, ahead of US-Canada trade spat

USA timberland prices edged up 0.1% in the first three months of 2017, the National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries (NCREIF) said, after remaining...


U.S. launches probe into aluminium imports, citing security concerns

The global supply of aluminum has been rising in recent years with China allegedly flooding the market with cheap products, which drive down prices. Canada is...


Sanchez only Gunner who would get into Spurs team: Henry

The Chilean, who went down theatrically after a short delay, was booked for standing too close to the throw-in. The Chilean worldwide, sensing an opportunity ...


China needs to boost economic pressure on North Korea

But there are concerns that a USA missile defence shield in South Korea will endanger regional stability. Subsequent revelations that the warship was actuall...


Nuclear tests will 'never stop', North Korean official says

The moves to set up THAAD within this year have angered not only North Korea, but also China, the country that the Trump administration hopes to work with to ri...


North Korea's Kim must come to 'his senses': U.S. naval commander

Harris spoke to the Senate Armed Services Committee a day after all 100 US senators were invited to White House grounds for a North Korea briefing. In early M...


Tensions soar in Venezuela as protest death toll hits 29

In numerous vast street protests in Caracas in recent days, marchers aimed to converge on his office, but security forces firing tear gas and water cannons bl...


Graham DeLaet, Luke Donald share lead at RBC Heritage

Donald ended his round at 6-under-par, to take the morning lead in the tournament. The Canadian started on the back nine and birdied four of his first nine ho...


United States vows to force N.Korea back to nuclear talks

The deployment would destroy strategic balance and incite a further rise in tensions, China's foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said a day earlier, pledgin...


Be wary of White House claims about tax plan

On taxes, the White House has taken the lead on its own plan that contrasts with House Republican leaders, who put out a blueprint a year ago and were working o...


BC election TV debate Wednesday at 6:30 pm

Clark seized on this to begin the debate, framing it as a secret NDP tax grab, prompting the first grimace and flex from Horgan. "I don't think that the Clark...


Trump Review Of Monuments Includes Undersea Region Off New England

Back in December, his designation of the 1.35 million-acre Bears Ears National Monument in Utah ignited strong opposition from Republicans, who claimed the un...


Papa John resigns from Louisville Athletic Association board

Schnatter, who resigned from the Athletic Association Board on April 21, was not at Thursday's meeting and will continue serving on the UofL Board of Trustees. ...


Boris Johnson says UK likely to strike Syria if asked by US

Writing in her column in the Mail on Sunday last June, Ms Johnson said the European Union referendum result made her daughter cry, while her son's friends w...


Japanese fighter jets to join U.S. carrier-based jets in joint exercise

Separately, South Korea's Navy said it was conducting a live-fire exercise with United States destroyers in the waters west of the Korean Peninsula and would so...


Flynn Was Warned Not to Accept Foreign Payments in 2014

Gen. Flynn's disclosure of payments related to activities that occurred in 2015 and 2016, prior to his service in the White House", Short wrote in a letter date...


Turkish high court rejects opposition bid appeal referendum

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe has voted in favour of re-opening monitoring procedures in Turkey, the Associated Press reports . The vot...


Pentagon: Turkish airstrikes put USA forces at risk

The Turkish strikes also killed six pro-Ankara Kurdish peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq on Tuesday, in what was apparently an accident. Turkey consider...


Israel Hints It Carried Out Airstrike on Damascus Airport

Israel's Intelligence Minister Israel Katz appeared to back up claims that Israel was responsible for the explosion in an interview with Army Radio Thursday. Th...


United unveils 10 policy changes, will pay bumped passengers up to $10000

United Airlines released a report Thursday detailing the incident that sparked national outrage after videos emerged of passenger David Dao, a doctor from Lou...


Wisconsin dairy farms face closure due to Canadian policies

Canada has changed its pricing structure which will enable its dairy industry to provide the ultra-filtered milk needed in cheese production. "President Trump...