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Former Attorney General: Alarm about Russian blackmail led to warning on Flynn

Yates left her post with the DOJ that day because Trump fired her after she ordered the Justice Department not to defend Trump's January 27 executive order. Spi...


What does council vote tell us about general election?

Once considered a no-go zone for the Tories , they added more than 150 council seats north of the border ahead of next month's general election. Tory candida...


Australia Budget 2017: Treasurer Unveils Big Banks Tax

The $20,000 instant asset tax write-off will be extended for another year for businesses with a turnover of up to $10 million. The new, seemingly minute levy ...


EBRD sees oil price rebound boosting economic growth

In its forecasts, the EBRD said growth in Turkey would slow further to 2.6 percent in 2017 from 2.9 percent in 2016 as security and political concerns hit inv...


The new NSFW Baywatch trailer is very sexy, sweary and violent

The new red band trailer doesn't even dwell much on the ladies and their red low scoop one-pieces. The last one is a bit of a stretch, but whatever works, I gue...


Israel Rebukes Sweden Over UNESCO Vote

On Tuesday, the UNESCO voted in favor of an Arab-Palestinian draft decision supported by European countries, which reaffirms the status of the Old City of Je...


Austrian vice chancellor steps down

Austria's conservative Vice Chancellor on Wednesday announced his resignation from politics, threatening the country's already fragile coalition government. He ...


News guide for Trump-Russia probe focusing on ousted Flynn

Yates also was supposed to testify before the House Intelligence Committee March 28, but that hearing was canceled by the committee's chairman, Rep. Devin Nune...


US may send Patriot missile to Lithuania amid Moscow threat

The Russian exercise, known as Zapad, or West, occurs every four years and will take place this year in western Russia, including Belarus and the Russian enclav...


Pakistan's army assures commitment to democracy after row with government

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday agreed to settle the Dawn leaks issue after the military withdrew its tweet...


Turkey says US arming Kurdish Syria fighters 'unacceptable'

President Donald Trump authorized the Department of Defense to provide small arms, machine guns, ammunition, armoured vehicles and other equipment, Pentagon spo...


Long Island weather: Temps in the 40s overnight

It will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Low 39F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 miles per hour. SUNDAY NIGHT: Mostly clear skies and cool temperatures continue ...


New South Korea president says he is willing to visit Pyongyang

Taking the oath of office in Seoul on Wednesday, Moon said he will further bolster the alliance and "immediately fly to Washington if necessary" for the sake ...


Protesters call for investigation following FBI director firing

The White House pushed back against criticism that the move was created to derail the Russian Federation probes. "Comey lost the confidence of nearly everyone...


North Korea Missile Test Fails Amid International Condemnation

The United States has deployed a naval strike group to the area led by the carrier USS Carl Vinson, which on Saturday began drilling with the South Korean navy ...


Jeffrey Schlupp admits Crystal Palace weren't 'at it' against Manchester City

The one against Man United will always be best", he added. "The most hard thing in football, basketball, tennis - in all the sports - is that final moment". "...


Semester IV exam results today

The result has been declared for a total of 138727 candidates who had appeared for the same. The officials said that last year , around 79% had passed and this...


Comey infuriated Trump with refusal to preview Senate testimony-aides

Rep Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said the White House was "brazenly interfering" in the probe. "We know that t...


Locked out homebuyers get little relief from Australian budget

The Labor leader, Bill Shorten, asked for an update of the full cost of the policy in question time on Thursday and received several different figures, before t...


'We will get it done,' says Trump, hopeful of Mideast peace

The president has said he's open to whatever deal the Israelis and Palestinians broker whether or not it involves a two-state solution. Though expectations ar...


Kosovo president consults politicians on setting polls date

Opposition leader urges Montenegro's government to withdraw recognition of Kosovo's independence after Pristina again failed to ratify a long-awaited border a...


Trump likely to visit FBI headquarters in coming days: White House

The man who stepped into Comey's shoes is getting a public baptism of fire. McCabe was also at the center of a controversy in the Clinton email investigation ...


Electoral Map Was Key to Trump's New Stance on NAFTA

The Trump administration last month circulated a draft letter on NAFTA renegotiations but has yet to give official notice. While meeting with the president of...


The Texas Officer Who Fatally Shot Jordan Edwards Is Appealing His Termination

Now the chief claims that Oliver fired his weapon while the vehicle was moving forward which was definitely against the rules. Jackson says, for Edward's sake...


Trump approval ticks down, partly due to drop among base

But perhaps most painful number in Quinnipiac's latest poll is the 40 percent of voters who said they felt "the country would be in a better place than it is no...


Moon, Trump agree on close cooperation on N. Korea: Seoul

New South Korean President Moon Jae-in addresses a press conference at the Blue House in Seoul , South Korea, May 10, 2017. He also said he was prepared to...


5 things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

Here are five things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron. Joseph Downing, researcher at France's National Centre for Scientific Research, sai...


Macron win brings sigh of relief from business circles

For now, the center is holding, pluralism is hanging on, and the far right is being held in check. Echoing this view, a FN-affiliated lawmaker said Le Pen n...


Suspect in killing of Arkansas deputy, 2 others surrenders

Bowden had been barricaded inside a residence on a rural road in Yell County with a woman who may have been a hostage, Arkansas Police spokesman Bill Sadler tol...


United States could distribute equipment to Syrian Kurds 'very quickly' - spokesman

The Syrian Democratic Forces scored one of their biggest victories against IS jihadists as controversy intensified over a USA decision to arm the alliance's Kur...


Three Years After Their Kidnapping, These Chibok Schoolgirls Are Coming Home

Human rights groups have criticized the government for keeping them so long in the capital, far from their homes. Boko Haram released 21 of the girls in lat...


EU Says Northern Ireland Border Is Crucial In Brexit Talks

Addressing both houses of the Irish parliament in Dublin, Barnier acknowledged that Ireland is in a unique position over Brexit and said "Ireland's interest w...


Girl, 12, accidentally runs over toddler brother

He was transported to Nemours, then to Osceola Regional Hospital, where he died. The Florida Highway Patrol reported that a vehicle traveling north on I-95 at...


New Hamas chief pledges support to hunger-striking prisoners

He beat Mussa Abu Marzuk and Mohamed Nazzal in a videoconference vote of the ruling council's members in Gaza , the West Bank and outside the Palestinian terri...


DOJ rules not to charge officers in shooting of Alton Sterling

The press conferences came less than 24 hours after The Washington Post reported that four unidentified sources said officers Salamoni and Lake would not be cha...