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Pope sends congratulations to new French leader

A trained lawyer, he worked as public-affairs director for the state nuclear group Areva from 2007 to 2010, before becoming a member of parliament in 2012 and t...


Trump asked FBI's Comey to drop Flynn inquiry

The Times says Comey wrote a memo detailing his conversation with the president immediately after the meeting, which took place the day after Flynn resigned. "...


Microsoft issues WannaCry security patch for XP, blasts United States for 'stockpiling vulnerabilities'

The cyber attack impacted government servers, shipping companies, and numerous healthcare systems across the globe. The ransomware attack was particularly mal...


Iran Elections: Conservative Candidate and Tehran Mayor Ghalibaf Withdraws from Race

Five candidates, including incumbent President Hassan Rouhani, are running in the race. While Raisi stands to benefit from Qalibaf's withdrawal, analysts caut...


Russian Federation says Syria safe zones will go into effect

However, half an hour after the deal went into effect, the Observatory and activists said a loud explosion rocked the Teir Malla area, north of Homs. The Syri...


Cornyn Withdraws From Consideration as FBI Director

The men are two of at least four people who will be interviewed to replace James Comey, whom President Donald Trump suddenly fired earlier this week, according...


Macedonia opposition leader given mandate to form government

More than 100 people were injured and the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation - both of which Skopje aspires to join - condemned the violence....


Police Officer Who Shot Dallas Suburban Teen Free On Bond

Oliver fired a rifle at a vehicle of teenagers as they left a weekend party on April 29. Police are called to the house party on a report of intoxicated teena...


Pakistan bans and fines spinner Nawaz

On May 15, Nawaz approached the PCB to initiate proceedings under Article 5.1.12 of the PCB Code and requested for "Agreed Sanction" a meeting to hold discussio...


Congo reports a single confirmed case of Ebola, UN says

Health authorities are also looking into a total of nine suspected cases. Three of the victims have died of fever. "The first case and possibly the index case...


Trump asked Comey to end investigation of Michael Flynn

Trump's reported request to end the Flynn investigation. "I said to myself, I said, you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is...


UNSC, Turkey condemn North Korea missile test

South Korea says it wants to re-establish lines of communication with North Korea, as new President Moon Jae-in seeks a two-track policy involving sanctions and...


Spartans Announce Complete Nonconference Football Schedules Through 2020

This is a big game to grab for Fox as last season's game had a 10.4 overnight rating on ABC, which was the highest rating of the entire college football seaso...


China's Xi seeks to rewrite global trade rules as USA retreats

In addition, Xi pledged about additional $14 billion for the construction of the Belt and Road project, of which CPEC is the chief component. Dozens of "Belt ...


Sen. John Cornyn among candidates to be Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The New York Times late on Thursday cited two unnamed Comey associates who recounted his tale of a January dinner with the president in which Trump asked for ...


How to protect yourself from the massive worldwide cyberattack

Dubbed WannaCry or WannaCrypt, the monstrous ransomware hack hit hospitals, schools, government agencies, and other organizations around the globe, Friday, May ...


Authorities seize 7000 birds in cockfighting raid

The law enforcement operation in the small rural town of Val Verde west of Santa Clarita began on Monday, and it resulted in "one of the largest seizures of fly...


Which Analysts Are Watching Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET)?

About shares traded. Cavco Industries, Inc. It is down 6.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.44% the S&P500. Therefore 71% are ...


Police search garages for body of schoolgirl murdered 16 years ago

Assistant Chief Constable Steve Worron, head of Kent and and Essex Serious Crime Directorate, said officers are now following up a "credible line of inquiry" by...


Military unrest, gunfire paralyze city areas in Ivory Coast

The mutiny will carry on for as long as the government fails to pay the agreed bonuses, soldiers Fousseni Cisse and Tahirou Diarrassouba said in separate calls ...


Trump warns former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief against talking to the media

Garcia of the New York Court of Appeals, who previously served as assistant US attorney in the Southern District of New York, and Assistant Attorney General Ali...


Ransomware cyber-attack threat escalating

As almost 45 NHS organisations from London to Scotland were hit in the "ransomware" attack on Friday, patients of the state-funded countrywide service faced c...


Sharif likely to meet Trump in Saudi Arabia

Nawaz Sharif said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will enable traders to transport their goods to worldwide markets through Gwadar. The corporate...


France's Macron names center-right figure as PM

The visit aims at highlighting the importance of the French relationship with Germany in relaunching the European project. NAN reports that of the 12,000 Fren...


Western Wall Not Part of Israel

Many Israelis expected the Trump visit would bolster Israel's position on Jerusalem and the peace talks. It was the latest sign of the Israeli right's gro...


Trump Actually Thinks Israel And Palestine 'Work Together Beautifully'

Abbas said that it was time for Israel "to end the occupation of our people" and that Trump's presidency represented a historic opportunity for peace between ...


Triple Talaq: 5 judges of 5 faiths to commence hearing from today

So, there's a Sikh, a Christian, a Parsi, a Hindu and a Muslim judge in the panel. At the hearing on Thursday, five multi-faith judges of the Supreme Court st...


Trump's claim Flynn's security clearance was from Obama administration

Flynn was sacked after 24 days in the Trump administration after The Washington Post reported that he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about his discussi...


Donald Trump's poll ratings just keep getting worse

President Donald Trump's decision to fire James Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director has not sat well with Americans. Ryan said Friday he would l...


Iran's Khatami urges voters to re-elect Rouhani as president

Meanwhile, Tehran mayor Mohammad Ghalibaf dropped out to back conservative rival Ebrahim Raisi, a close ally of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. "People...


Russian President Vladimir Putin warns West to 'stop intimidating North Korea'

North Korea said Monday that it successfully test-fired an intermediate-range ballistic missile the previous day which it says can carry a heavy nuclear warhead...


Erdogan seeks to sway Trump in crunch USA talks

An worldwide monitoring group and Kurdish media are reporting that Syrian Kurdish-led forces are closing in on the city of Raqqa, the self-declared capital of t...


'Flirting With EFTA': Sturgeon Says Scotland May Join Free Trade Association

Mrs. Sturgon also said she did not want Scotland to adopt the euro when it joined the EU. Speaking earlier on BBC Radio Scotland, Ms Sturgeon was questioned f...


Trump asked FBI director three times if he was target of investigations

It's an apparent reaction to press reports that Trump hosted a private dinner with Comey at the White House back in January at which Trump asked for his loyalty...


USA admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

South Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday lauded the adoption of a "quick and stern" joint statement by the members of the UN Security Council, inclu...