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HomeNewsGov. Ricketts Touts Nebraska, Mexico Relationship Through NAFTA

Leading American transnational companies based in Mexico are no longer afraid of the abolition of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and are going...


Turkish President's Bodyguards Suspected in Beating at Embassy

Many were quick to point out the optics of Erdogan standing shoulder-to-shoulder with United States President Donald Trump - pledging strength and cooperation b...


New era in BC politics

Preliminary results from Elections BC showed the Liberals with 40.84 per cent of the popular vote, the NDP with 39.86 per cent, the Greens with 16.74 per cent a...


Australian senator breastfeeds baby on floor of Parliament

The Australian House of Representatives a year ago joined the Senate in allowing breastfeeding, but no MP in either house had done so. Coalition MP Andrew So...


Girl, 6, found after father's vehicle taken in Leyton High Road

Beatrice's father had met with the unknown man in Leyton High Road, with a view to selling him his auto. The agony for the family ended when Beatrice Felicia ...


Trump warns sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to 'leak' conversations

Any such request - which was denied by Mr Comey, who said that he could only pledge honesty - could can be interpreted to mean that Mr Trump was asking the then...


Trump accused of asking FBI to stop Flynn probe

As acting National Security Advisor, McMaster was in the room when the president supposedly shared classified intel about ISIS with Russian officials. Numerou...


Trump will not announce promised embassy move during Israel trip

With his arrival here next Monday, he is playing to an already cheering home court, excited that Trump is avoiding the mistakes of his predecessor Barack Obama...


Israel seeks to contain fallout from Trump intelligence sharing

But he made no mention of Trump divulging intelligence to Russian Federation that a United States administration official said had originally come from Israel...


Man and young girl missing in Quebec flooding

Scattered rain showers are predicted for the week as the very slow moving system continued to linger over eastern Canada and the water continues to rise as floo...


Paul Ryan: 'We need the facts' before rushing to judgment

Russian President Vladimir Putin said today that Moscow could provide a recording of the exchange between Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US President Dona...


Trump gets Trump as U.S. launch campaign to 'cut North Korea off

North Korea seemingly rebuffed Moon's offer to talk by test-firing a missile on Sunday in violation of United Nations sanctions, saying the launch was a "newly ...


Rep. John Katko on Comey memos: Congress must learn all the facts

The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee says pushing for impeachment should be the last step taken. Americans can legitimately disagree about a l...


BC election exposed a polarized province

Weaver, speaking to supporters Tuesday night, said the Greens could work with either party but he did not indicate a preference. Voters have sent a clear mess...


No Politician in History Has Been Treated Worse By Media Than Me

HORSLEY: The president gave this speech in a decidedly blue state. A recent controversy plaguing his administration is the firing of FBI Director James Comey ...


As Donald Trump spins out, the 'I-word' looms over Washington: Impeachment

Fired FBI Director James Comey is well-known among his former colleagues as a prolific memo-writer, opening the possibility that more documents related to discu...


UN Court to Rule on Indian 'Spy' Execution Today

Indian lawyer Deepak Mittal had told the ICJ in a day-long emergency hearing on Monday that Jadhav was "an innocent Indian national" who had been held incommuni...


GOP lawmaker raises option of impeaching Trump over Comey

The Republican chairman of a House oversight committee says he will ask former FBI Director James Comey to testify at a hearing next week that will look into ...


CBS, NBC Highlight the Release of Infamous Intelligence Leaker Chelsea Manning

Manning remains on active duty status pending the conclusion of her appeals. She posted a picture on Twitter of her black-and-white Converse baseball shoes wi...


Japanese princess gives up royal status to marry commoner

Mako follows in the footsteps of her aunt, Sayako , who also gave up her royal title in 2005 when she married town planner, Yoshiki Kuroda . Japan's imperia...


Kezia Dugdale: General Election could determine if United Kingdom continues to exist

The Conservatives are widely expected to win a large parliamentary majority in the election. Following the launch of its General Election manifesto setting ...


Iran's President Rouhani to Get Opposition Figure Karoubi's Vote in Election

Rouhani's strongest challenger is hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi , 56, who says Iran does not need foreign help and promises a revival of the values of the 1979...


US extends Iran nuke sanctions relief, adds other sanctions

Tellingly, news of the nuclear sanctions waiver was only mentioned in the fourth paragraph of a State Department media note titled "US State Department Issues R...


Edouard Philippe named French PM

Choosing a centre-right politician to lead a government that is expected to include politicians from the left, centre and right, as well as non-politicians, i...


French president to meet EU's Tusk, reveal minister picks

Unveiling his cabinet on Wednesday, Macron designated Gerard Collomb as the Interior Minister, former presidential hopeful François Bayrou for Justice and Jea...


Sterling subdued ahead of United Kingdom retail sales data

Sterling jumped another 0.4 per cent against the dollar to move above $1.3 for the first time since last September during Thursday morning trading. However on...


Israel Demands Explanation of US Diplomat's 'Western Wall' Comment

President Donald Trump is trying to determine how keeping his promise to move the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem could affect his hopes of brokering a pe...


Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced the appointment, and said Mueller had accepted the post. "I have made no such determination", Rosenstein contin...


Oil price rises as Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia back supply cut

Energy ministers from the world's two top producers said that supply cuts should be prolonged for nine months, until March 2018. They will present their positio...


Moon to send special envoys on THAAD, DPRK to China

Moon said Pyongyang's nuclear issue should be addressed "comprehensively and gradually", not only with pressure but also through talks, because current global s...


Tillerson gives nod to Paris Agreement at Arctic Council meeting

Tillerson signed the document along with Canada and six other Arctic Council members. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signed an agreement calling fo...


The Senate, not the president, should choose the next FBI director

Trump's visible anger and erratic tweets prompted a reporter to ask Spicer on Friday if the president was "out of control". The list also includes South Carol...


Sen. Hirono Questions Trump Administration Ties to Russia

White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday defended the administration's decision to wait almost three weeks to dismiss former National Security Adviser...


Everything you need to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

Reflecting on Macron's victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in the presidential runoff on Sunday, Valls said it was a blow to populism in Europe that g...


White House knew sacked adviser was under investigation

The transition's legal team and Flynn's attorney discussed the ongoing investigation again two days later. The White House declined to comment on whether offi...