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United States vice president Pence wraps up visit to Japan

The Vice President was speaking aboard the USS Ronald Reagan during a visit to Japan and claimed the USA would "protect the freedom of navigation and overflight...


Confirmed lineups: Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

This is the third year for them (under Pochettino) and I think it's the right moment to finish (talking about being) considered (an) underdog and to find his ex...


Novelist and conservationist Kuki Gallman shot in Kenya

Gallmann was first flown to a hospital in the nearby town of Nanyuki to be stabilized. The author of the best-selling memoir I Dreamed of Africa was airlift...


North Korea reportedly detains U.S. citizen

Pyongyang has threatened to attack Australia if it continues to toe the line of the U.S. in geopolitical policies. The spokesman, speaking to the North's offi...


Petitions to cancel Turkey referendum result rejected by electoral board

Turkey's main opposition party urged the country's electoral board Monday. People walk in central Istanbul's Taksim Square, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. On Sunday...


Pakistan Yet To Provide Copy Of Kulbhushan Jadhav's Death Sentence To India

The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding the same was signed in 2005 with a hot line was set up in 2006. New Delhi's measure was a response to a deat...


Say hello to last whale to be born in captivity in SeaWorld

But at the moment, the calf is learning to nurse and veterinarians are monitoring both orcas "24-hours-a-day to help ensure a successful start". SeaWorld has ...


Party leaders begin first weekend of election campaigning

Theresa May has been accused of "political opportunism" by the European Parliament's Brexit negotiator who denied the election would strengthen her hand in nego...


US aid worker credits Trump for release by Egypt

Trump said . Hijazi and her coworkers were imprisoned on May 1, 2014 on child abuse and trafficking charges - accusations that were baseless, according to U...


Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens could be anywhere

Stephens claimed to have committed multiple homicides, according to police, but no additional victims have been found. "As a result of this awful series of ev...


Jeremy Corbyn: 'we'll scrap rigged system helping the rich'

But is that what we want? He added: "Walking away and trading under World Trade Organisation conditions will mean the manufacturing industry in this country w...


Lyon-Bastia Ligue 1 match postponed after fans attack players on field

Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes was calmly walking off the field when he was confronted by a man -Lopes pushed him back as clashes erupted between home fans and L...


Syria war: Anger after Russian Federation vetoes resolution at UN

Britain's U.N. Ambassador Matthew Rycroft said it was Russia's eighth veto in support of President Bashar Assad's regime and asked: "How could anyone look a...


Taliban kill at least 140 in base attack

They opened fire on everyone. Twelve army officers, including two generals, were sacked for negligence over that attack. By Saturday, the Taliban had claime...


Early voting under way in French presidential elections

France's 10 percent unemployment, its lackluster economy and security were issues that top concerns for the 47 million eligible voters. Others echoed the be...


Legal Marijuana Quinnipiac Poll Hits New High of Support

Attorney Steven H. Cook "to help undo the criminal justice policies of the Obama and former attorney general Eric Holder", according to the the Washington Post...


NYC Mayor Hits Back After Trump Admin. Calls Policies 'Soft on Crime'

Sessions clarified Sunday he meant no disrespect to the police department but believes if NY wants to be even safer it should get rid of sanctuary city polici...


Venezuela opposition march over Henrique Capriles ban

A ban on holding office would stop Capriles from running again, prompting critics to say it was a ploy to derail the opposition in next year's vote and thereb...


Tel Aviv Stabbing Attack Leaves a Number of People Lightly Injured

Paramedics treated the four victims, whose injuries were described as "light", at the scene before evacuating them to Tel Aviv's Ichilov Hospital. The police ...


Protesters Killed as Venezuelan Outrage Grows over Failed Socialism

At least three people were killed in shootings during Wednesday's demonstrations across the country, officials and relatives said, bringing the death toll in ...


Syria still has chemical weapons: USA defence secy

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said this week that "incontrovertible" test results on samples from victims from the attack showed that...


Overseas territories kick off vote in French election

Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen's last tweet rebroadcasted a message by her niece, National Front lawmaker Marion Marechal-Le Pen, who said, "This Sunday,...


Marlins latest to feel power of Mariners' Haniger

Fans gave Ichiro a standing ovation as he rounded the bases and was mobbed by his teammates and coaches when he returned to the dugout. I think the whole entire...


Exxon Seeks Waiver From US Sanctions on Russia

The application asks to be exempted from USA sanctions against Russian Federation so the companies can drill in various banned locations in the Black Sea. It's ...


Schiff: Trump breaking Iran deal 'a grave mistake'

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote on Twitter that "worn-out U.S. accusations can't mask its admission of Iran's compliance" with the nuclear deal. A...


North Korea detains USA citizen, the third held captive there

Citing "privacy considerations", State officials declined to identify the individual, but Reuters reported the man is Tony Kim, a visiting professor at the P...


Federal complaint on Tad Cummins' alleged sex crimes — GRAPHIC

Before Thomas was returned to Tennessee today, her family spoke on ABC's Good Morning America . "She is a little girl in every sense of the word", Whatley's ...


Basketball: Steven Adams hits clutch bucket in Oklahoma City Thunder win

The Rockets overcame a historic triple-double by Russell Westbrook , while the Wizards survived a rugged game against Atlanta. "We're not going to put this a...


Trump Suggests Terrorism Will Potentially Be Beneficial For Le Pen

President Donald Trump said Friday he thought the attack would " probably help " Le Pen. The attack took place on the famed Champs Élysées, where one police off...


U.S. to Enhance Military Presence in Asia Pacific: Vice President Pence

Pence, whose visit started in South Korea the day after the failed launch by North Korea of what analysts said could have been a new missile, said the threat fr...


Pope comforts sister of French priest slain by extremists

Among those who received tributes was Paul Schneider, a Reformed Church pastor killed in the Nazis' Buchenwald concentration camp in July 1939, shortly before t...


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...