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If China Wants 'To Solve The North Korea Problem, They Will'

North Korea's nuclear weapons and missiles programs were high on the agenda in talks between Mr Pence (left) and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull . Trump has ...


Defense Secretary Mattis addresses confusion over carrier

The carrier group's commander posted a message on Facebook yesterday, after news of its true location had broken, saying that its deployment had been "exten...


British PM May says June election result "not certain" despite front-runner status

The Ladbrokes spokeswoman said: "In terms of comparisons with the US Election it would be unfair to do that as this is the most lop-sided contest we've seen i...


Labour is getting crushed in the opinion polls

Stewart Edge, chairman of Waverley Liberal Democrats, said: "As Waverley voted 58 per cent to Remain in the European Union, we will be working hard locally to...


US Super Carrier Set To Arrive Sea of Japan - Pence

The situation near the Korean Peninsula has escalated recently, following several missile and nuclear tests carried out by Pyongyang. Japan's ships would accomp...


N.Korea detains US citizen; at least 3rd American being held

The Korean-American man was arrested Friday at Pyongyang International Airport as he was preparing to leave the country, the South Korea's Yonhap news agency re...


Pilot ejects safely at sea while on approach to USS Carl Vinson

Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea have soared in recent weeks following a drumbeat of missile tests and fears that Pyongyang may be readying a sixth nuc...


Scientists rally on National Mall for Earth Day, March for Science

The marches will be anchored in Washington and will be joined by dozens of nonpartisan scientific professional societies. These include budget cuts proposed ...


United States unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan

USA and Afghan forces had been unable to advance because ISIS - which has expanded into Afghanistan in recent years - had mined the area with explosives. Prof...


Turkish minister says ECHR has 'no jurisdiction' over referendum

Deputy chairman Bulent Tezcan said Friday that his Republican People's Party, or CHP, would seek a cancellation of the electoral board's controversial decision ...


Australia Introduces 'Values' Test for Citizenship

Australia has abolished a visa programme - 457 visa - used by over 95,000 temporary foreign workers, majority of them Indians, to tackle the growing unemploym...


Charles Krauthammer: With North Korea, we do have cards to play

This was a " string of rubbish ", according to North Korea , which then warned Australia would face "a suicidal act of coming within the range of the nuclear s...


Russia denies think tank plotted to sway US presidential election

Seven anonymous U.S. officials have accused a Russian think tank with links to the Kremlin of drawing up plans to intervene into the United States 2016 presiden...


Iran not complying with 2015 nuclear deal

They have to do that. "Therefore, any claims are irrelevant here, it seems to me", Ulyanov said. "It shouldn't have been negotiated the way it was negotiate...


Massive security as France goes to the polls

Almost 47 million voters will decide whether to back a pro-EU centrist newcomer, a scandal-ridden veteran conservative who wants to slash public spending, a far...


Chinese Gov't Approves Three Trademarks for First Daughter's Company — Ivanka's Business Booming

According to one fashion analyst, Ivanka Trump's company saw a 771 percent increase in sales between February 2016 and February 2017. The AP said that Ivanka...


Champs-Elysees gunman had shot at French police before

Police shot and killed the gunman. For Sunday's presidential vote, the government is mobilizing more than 50,000 police and gendarmes to protect the 70,000 po...


March for Science draws thousands to downtown Austin

The Grand Rapids event was one of many March for Science rallies scheduled across the country and world. "In the face of an alarming trend toward discrediti...


White House defends delay of USS Carl Vinson going to Korean peninsula

That plan was thrown into doubt when photos taken last weekend showed it operating almost 3,500 miles away, off Indonesia. Spicer said "the statement that w...


Australia, New Zealand hit back at North Korea threat

While Japan has long lived with the threat of attack by North Korea , fears have grown in recent weeks. "Now that we possess mighty nuclear power to protect ...


March for Science Takes National Mall in Washington

I will say that we are no fools here in the science community, and we can use deductive to reasoning to understand: "We have a political problem, and we can sol...


President Trump Signs New Executive Order: "Buy American and Hire American"

At present, about 70 per cent of the 85,000 H1B visas issued annually go to Indians, with more than half of that to software professionals. Industry experts b...


American detained in North Korea

South Korea's Yonhap News Agency , citing anonymous sources, reported Sunday that a Korean-American man was arrested on Friday at the airport as he was prepari...


Back to the ballot box: United Kingdom lawmakers back June 8 election

May's governing Conservatives now have a slight majority, with 330 seats in the 650-seat House of Commons. She said that waiting until 2020 would mean the "...


POLL RESULTS: A Tory landslide victory seems pretty inevitable right now

After debating the motion put forward by May in Parliament, 522 of the 650 sitting MPs threw their support behind the early election, well and truly passing the...


French election: Accusations of Paris attack 'exploitation'

Prosecutors said a note defending IS fell out of his pocket, although there was no previous evidence of radicalisation. Other pieces of paper found in the auto...


Anti-White Fresno Killer LAUGHED About Murders During Police Interview

Muhammad told police that he is Muslim but had't been to a mosque in 20 years and prays to numerous gods and practices voodoo rituals. The reading of the char...


Israeli attack on Syria military camp kills three

USA strikes in Syria: Game changer or deterrent? "The Israeli army targeted the source of the fire", an army statement said without giving further details. Is...


What's at stake in the French election

It's a scenario that could become reality on Sunday, when a field of 11 candidates will be whittled down to two ahead of a runoff scheduled for June 7. Her lo...


It's Queen Elizabeth II's 91st birthday

As she celebrates another milestone, we take a look at ten defining moments in the Queen's life. According to British law, the monarch doesn't need a driver's...


Pence reaffirms alliance between US, Australia

Pence, the most senior U.S. official to visit Australia since Trump took office in January, is expected to use his visit to smooth over relations between Washin...


German bombing suspect tried to manipulate stock, officials say

On Friday, police in Germany arrested a 28-year-old known as Sergei V over last Tuesday's attack which damaged Borussia Dortmund's team bus and injured defend...


Afghanistan: Taliban Killed 140 Soldiers In Attack At Army Base

Dozens of people have been killed by the Taliban in an attack on a military base in Afghanistan, US officials have said. "Two suicide bombers detonated their ...


US vice-president to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

Trump said later that he was dialing back his hard-line approach to China on trade because he was convinced of the Chinese leader's commitment to address the pr...


At least 12 people killed overnight in Venezuela

In a statement on Friday morning, it said that 11 people had died during violence and looting on Thursday night and Friday morning in the capital of Caracas . ...