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Sessions praises NYPD after 'soft on crime' controversy

The Justice Department responded that the mayor's policies "are hamstringing" the police. Mayor de Blasio and Commissioner O'Neill inviting the United Stat...


Trump to set executive orders on environment, energy this week

Trump also signed an executive order Friday for Mnuchin to review new tax regulations imposed past year to see if they are cost-effective or fall outside of t...


First Woman to Finish Boston Marathon Does It Again, 50 Years Later

It became the best thing in my life, ” she said Tuesday. She established 261 Fearless (based on the number she wore at Boston) - a global community of female...


N.Korea's Kim stages giant show of military strength

That raised questions about U.S. President Donald Trump's plans for North Korea, which has conducted missile and nuclear tests in defiance of United Nations and...


France's Fillon concedes defeat, endorses Macron

The selection of Le Pen and Macron presents voters with the starkest possible choice between two diametrically opposed visions of the EU's future and France's p...


British PM May refuses to rule out personal tax hikes after election

Including the pledges in the manifesto would make it extremely hard for Remain-backing Tory MPs to rebel on the issues in House of Commons votes if the party wi...


Aya Hijazi meets Donald Trump after release from Egypt

President Trump promoted a video on his Twitter page that had production values that didn't quite reflect the highest office in the land. Trump welcomed Hija...


St Petersburg attack: Suspect 'admits planning blast'

I did participate, but not directly. I was given an order. Abror Azimov , 26, who is believed to be from Kyrgyzstan, told a Russian court on Tuesday that he ...


Details on the missile in failed North Korea test

He called on the military and all ministries to "keep close watch for such a possibility and reinforce their immediate response posture". President Trump is n...


Amla follows up ton with match-winning half-century for Kings XI

Another match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore scheduled at 8 PM in Eden Gardens in Kolkata is likely to be delayed due to heavy ...


Le Pen, Macron ahead in French presidential vote, partial official figures show

Reuters reports that "Macron favors gradual deregulation measures that will be welcomed by global financial markets, while Le Pen wants to ditch the euro cur...


France's Macron bills himself the 'patriots' candidate' vs Le Pen

In a concession speech, Republicans party nominee Francois Fillon called for a vote for Macron. "As such, there is no other choice than to vote against the extr...


Protesters mourn, pray in Venezuela

Your browser doesn't recognise available video formats. For the last couple of days, Venezuela has been immersed in a non-stop cycle of violence that started ...


Aaron Hernandez's Brain to Be Released for CTE Study

With concern over the impact that repeated blows to the head can cause National Football League players and brain examination only possible after death, the Her...


Legal jobs among those cut as 457 visa is axed

If an applicant fails the test three times they will have to wait another two years before they can sit it again. At the moment there is no limit on how many ...


Finance leaders downplay differences with Trump over trade

Top IMF officials defended the decision and denied that this move was under pressure from advanced economies, in particular from countries like the USA where th...


Amid North Korea crisis, Pence becomes Trump emissary abroad

There's also a possibility that North Korea, facing potential changes in regional dynamics as Washington presses Beijing to pressure Pyongyang more aggressively...


'Not enough coffins' after deadly Taliban attack on Afghanistan army base

The ministry did not give a breakdown of the casualties in the attack near Mazar-i-Sharif city on Friday. The Taliban's deadly raid Friday on a northern army ...


US 'Not Looking for Fight' With North Korea

Kim, his father and grandfather have established such an atmosphere of complete control and cult-like obedience with North Koreans who have been cut off from al...


Seoul fears new nuclear test by North

However, Trump has also ordered what he has described as an "armada" to waters off the Korean peninsula as a warning to North Korea. The latest flare-up in ...


Delhi votes in municipal polls, Kejriwal cast franchise

Kejriwal cast his vote along with his parents and daughter at Underhill Road Transport Office polling station in Civil Lines. The BJP's poll effort saw rallie...


Netanyahu warns those seeking Jews' destruction as Israel commemorates Holocaust

President Donald Trump vowed to wipe out anti-Semitism in a message to mark Israel's annual Holocaust Remembrance Day after his administration was criticized fo...


Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails launch mass hunger strike

The large-scale hunger strike began on Monday, with prisoners demanding improved conditions, including visits, medical treatment, and education. A spokesman f...


North Korea presents grave threat, says Foreign Minister Julie Bishop

She also urged China to step up pressure on North Korea to stamp out its belligerent and illegal behavior. "What Mr. Trump said was very important for the n...


Boy arrested after 1300km solo drive

A 12-year-old boy set off to drive it alone, and got ridiculously far. The 12-year-old was arrested and taken to Broken Hill police station but due to his you...


The White House Is Preparing For A Government Shutdown Next Week

Congress has until April 28 to clear a spending bill - but negotiations between Republican and Democratic leaders in the House and Senate stalled over the last ...


Afghanistan mourns over 140 killed in Taliban attack

Officials have not released an exact death toll, but sources close to the situation told CNN as many as 140 people may have been killed in the attack. Five at...


Devotees throng churches for Easter celebrations

Today we will see the history and noteworthiness of the sacred day Easter. The Easter bunny does not have anything to do with the Christina celebrations of Ea...


Emirates Airlines throws major shades at United Airlines

Flight 3411, of course, has been at the center of news headlines since Sunday, when Chicago airport security officials forcefully dragged a man off the plane....


May refuses to rule out personal tax hikes after election

You wait years on an election then two come along at once. But analysts say that Chester, an increasingly affluent pocket of Labour's north-west heartland, is...


Champs Élysées Reopens After Shooting

Trump offered condolences to France and called the attack "a bad thing" during a joint news conference Thursday with the Italian prime minister at the White Hou...


Steady rain, storms will last for days as flood watch persists

Sunday. The National Weather Service has issued flood warnings and advisories after severe storms that dropped heavy rainfall across Arkansas. A flash flo...


J&K: Several students injured in clashes with security forces, internet services suspended

The call for protests was given by J&K Students Union to protest against the security forces raid on a college in South Kashmir and beating of students and yout...


HC rejected AAP's plea to use VVPAT EVMs in MCD polls

The BJP, which is seeking to retain the turf it has held for the last 10 years, has fielded all fresh faces in the contest - 267 wards. According to Khetan, 6...


Lookout Notice Against AIADMK Leader Dinakaran

The two leaves symbol is well recognised in Tamil Nadu, and both factions reportedly believe the party would do better if it fought under that banner rather tha...