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Tillerson: US Strategy on North Korea Relies on China's Participation

Asked if he considered North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be rational, Trump said he was operating from the assumption that he is rational, noting that Kim ...


Trump Warns Of Potential 'Major, Major Conflict' With North Korea

Turnbull's comments coincided with the release of an Australian Defence Force report that urges the military to develop a better understanding of ballistic mi...


Trump Warns That 'Major, Major Conflict With North Korea' Is Possible

Absolutely", Trump told Reuters in the interview on Thursday. The senior US Navy officer spoke to the Senate Armed Services Committee yesterday. Trump, as...


Pope Francis' surprising TED talk

Pope Francis made a surprise at an annual worldwide conference of world leaders, urging politicians and business executives to act humbly because "power will ru...


More than 1 000 Palestinian prisoners begin hunger strike

In the Palestinian Authority and Gaza, thousands staged solidarity marches Monday to mark Prisoners' Day. Barghouti is considered to be Palestinian President ...


Taliban launches annual offensive in Afghanistan

The Taliban said that this year's offensive was to be named Operation Mansouri, after the Taliban leader killed by a United States drone strike last year. The...


Tottenham v Arsenal: Pick your combined north London derby XI

Harry Kane scored a second-half equaliser following Kevin Wimmer's own goal in Tottenham's 1-1 draw with Arsene Wenger's side in the red half of north London ...


Michael Flynn Is Under Investigation Over Foreign Payment Accusations

Flynn had been warned in a letter from the Pentagon against receiving payments from foreign governments in 2014 after leaving the Defense Intelligence Agency,...


UK PM wants bigger majority after Germany's chancellor warns tough talks ahead

Donald Tusk says avoiding a hard border between the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom will be prioritised in BREXIT negotiations. "So we need the str...


Sarkozy to vote for Macron in French runoff

Hollande, who has urged people to vote for Macron, asked each minister to be " totally mobilized in this campaign ", Le Foll added. Instead, traditional parties...


Palestine Authority to stop paying for Gaza electricity

Catron is an organizer with Samidoun: Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network . We draw inspiration from your courage and determination as well as from past h...


Arvind Kejriwal trying to rein his corporators: BJP

The party had won the Delhi assembly elections in civic polls with a brute majority. He said almost 18 political parties of the country have raised doubts ove...


Good work on Libya Trump tells Gentiloni (2)

President Trump's joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni Thursday included an awkward moment when Trump said there was no role for t...


Le Pen goes fishing for votes _ literally

French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron has visited a sports complex in a working-class immigrant suburb of Paris. Jalkh took over this week after Le Pen ...


Pope Francis visits Egypt to promote 'unity and fraternity'

He arrived to a subdued welcome and a heavy police presence at Cairo's global airport, but he brushed off security concerns by driving into town with his window...


Protesters storm Macedonia parliament, attack opposition

SDSM leader Zoran Zaev [centre] was injured by the protesters. An official in the Social Democrat party told the AP Zoran Zaev would not be attending the talk...


UK Could Join US in Future Syrian Strikes, Boris Johnson Says

The British Parliament held a vote on whether to bomb Assad's forces in 2013 after an earlier alleged chemical attack. Asked if Parliament would be asked to a...


Spieth and Palmer share lead at team event in New Orleans

IRVING, Texas - Lexi Thompson shot a 2-under 69 on Thursday in her first LPGA Tour round since a rules violation cost her a likely victory in the first major ...


Trump Says South Korea Should Pay for $1 Billion Anti-Missile System

North Korea, he said , remains the most immediate threat to the security of the U.S. and its allies in Japan and Korea. Earlier this week, the Trump administ...


A vote for Kessler? Browns pass on QBs

For the second year in a row, the Browns have traded away from the opportunity to draft a reasonable candidate for a quarterback position that has been a carniv...


Protesters attack Macedonian lawmakers after leadership vote

As street protests against Zaev's decision raged in Skopje, President Gjorge Ivanov, also aligned with Gruevski's VMRO, decided not to ratify Zaev's coalition i...


Full Senate Asked to North Korean White House Briefing on Wednesday

A senior administration official said Tuesday that it was not yet clear whether Trump himself would make an appearance. Gardner said the mood at the briefing ...


Senate Dems block quick vote on short-term spending bill

With less than 48 hours to avoid a government shutdown, President Donald Trump on Thursday voiced his opposition to including in a government funding bill two i...


US House Oversight Committee looking into Flynn undisclosed payments

The inspector general of the Department of Defence is probing whether Michael Flynn had "failed to obtain required approval prior to receiving any emolument f...


Turkey to deport American man entering the country from Syria to US

Aristidou was also arrested and the family will be deported to the United Kingdom, according to the official. He was on the run from Mosul in northern Iraq an...


'I thought it would be easier'

Talking about the life at White House, the President said that he still getting used to having 24-hour Secret Service protection. "At the same time, you're real...


Relief To Jagan, Bail Stays

Sources have said the CBI is alleging that Jagan is trying to influence the case. YSR Congress Party chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy. Jagan also submitted to the...


Trump Admits He Thought Being President 'Would Be Easier'

The president is also lamenting his loss of privacy, describing life in the White House as being in "your own little cocoon". After nearly 100 days in office,...


Michelle Obama says she won't run for office

But, she said , she will continue to advocate for was education for Women and Girls, noting that public service is "in her blood" and she thinks she can have m...


Senators Briefed on 'Grave' North Korean Threat

North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons is an urgent national security threat and top foreign policy priority . The North on Tuesday conducted large-scale, ...


May and Corbyn clash over Brexit in final PMQ session

Despite her runaway lead in opinion polls, Prime Minister Theresa May said she would fight for every vote in an election she hopes will strengthen her in Brexit...


May tries to warm the Brexit atmosphere with EU

The cautious wording is in stark contrast to the early days of May's premiership, when she riled European Union leaders by taking a firmly pro-Brexit stance to ...


Prime Minister to meet Japanese leader amid North Korea tensions

The United States and South Korea agreed a year ago to deploy the THAAD to counter the threat of missile launches by North Korea. Instead, the North cond...


Let's Talk About The Social Deficit Created By BC Liberals

Weaver: "Did he just say that?" Weaver: "So do as I say, not as I do". "My solution is to be aggressive with the United States", Horgan said, adding Cl...


Order Would Force Review of Arizona National Monuments

In a potential landmark shift in US environmental policy, the executive order could put about six California national monuments up for reconsideration, ranging ...