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Rex Tillerson says Russian meddling in US election is 'well-established'

Additionally, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has warned that Syrian President Bashar Assad's removal would profit the Islamic State group. Could Syria...


Maduro donates $500000 to Trump fund despite economic woes

Maduro's government has been increasing its suppression of protests over the past weeks, with Caracas-based nongovernmental agency Foro Penal reporting five d...


Militants in army uniforms kill more than 100 Afghan soldiers

The defence ministry has said more than 100 died or were injured in the Friday attack in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif, but no exact numbers have been rel...


Cut North Korea's lifeline: PM to China

According to the report , the military might attempt a missile shoot-down with an Aegis missile-defense system aboard a USA navy destroyer. They don't produc...


Donald Trump Releases Video 'Welcoming Home' Egyptian-American Aya Hijazi

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said he struck "no deal" for the release of an Egyptian-American charity worker who had been detained in the country f...


Futures rally after centrist takes first round in French election

The French vote today was being closely watched as a bellwether for populist sentiment following the election of Donald Trump as US President and Britain's vote...


At UN, US tells Russian Federation it's isolating itself by backing Assad

Not long before Mr. Trump spoke, Russian Federation vetoed a Western-backed United Nations resolution that would have condemned the chemical weapons attack an...


Siskiyou County Deputies Arrest Tennessee Ex-Teacher Suspected of Kidnapping Teen

Siskiyou County Sheriff Jon E. Lopey tells the Associated Press that she did not exhibit any anger toward her teacher. There is no doubt that she has suffered s...


Jailed Arab Terrorists Begin Hunger Strike as NY Times Whitewashes Barghouti's Terrorism

In an interview on Monday with the Times's editorial board, Mansour also said he had spoken by telephone with Barghouti's wife and quoted her as saying that "...


Police officer killed by Paris gunman is named

The risk for the main presidential candidates is misjudging the public mood by making an ill-perceived gesture or comment. With polling just two days away, and ...


Jakarta rejects incumbent governor, early results show

Quick-count results during Wednesday's run-off showed that he secured roughly the same vote share. Associate Professor at ANU College of Asia and the Pacific,...


Turkey's Erdogan says to meet Trump in United States in mid-May

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim responded by saying it was "not the democratic way to go to court, to make complaints to fix the people's decision". The ...


VP Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

But Kim Jong Un, North Korea's current leader, only took power in 2011, during the Obama years. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has said he would expand A...


Winning French presidency is easy part for Macron

The two saw off a strong challenge from centre-right François Fillon the hard-left Jean-Luc Mélenchon, according to the projections. He pledged to unite "patr...


Vice President Mike Pence gives stern warning to North Korea

On Tuesday, Pence reassured Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that the US stands "100 percent" behind Japan in working to reign in North Korea's nuclear progra...


French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve Accuses Le Pen Of 'Exploiting' Paris Attack

He spent 11 years in jail after shooting two police officers in 2001. Trump told the AP in an interview he was not explicitly endorsing Le Pen but that he b...


Macron, Le Pen Expected To Advance To French Presidential Runoff

The absence in the runoff of candidates from either the mainstream left Socialists or the right-wing Republicans party - the two main groups that have governed ...


Israel rejects negotiations with jailed Palestinian hunger strikers

FILE - In this April 6, 2003 file photo, Marwan Barghouti waves as he enters a Tel Aviv court . Erdan said Barghouti's transfer to solitary confinement was...


With North Korea, we do have cards to play

That prompted the furious response from North Koreans. Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop said North Korea's actions represented a grave threat to its n...


Trump Threatens War with North Korea, Then Leaves for Mar-a-Lago

Meanwhile, China has urged the United States and North Korea to step back from the brink of a potentially catastrophic conflict after Pyongyang warned it ...


Activists weigh in on stipulations of medical marijuana legislation

Abbott called Simmons' bill "a thoughtful proposal to make sure our children maintain privacy in our school bathrooms and locker rooms". "It says you can not ...


Facebook Killer Steve Stephens Found Dead In Pennsylvania

She said they remained friends after their breakup and she wanted to get him help for his gambling problem. They last spoke on Saturday evening, Lane said, when...


Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote

Emmanuel Macron, head of the political movement En Marche!, or Onwards!, and candidate for the 2017 French presidential election, reacts during his visit to the...


Trump welcomes to White House US aid worker freed from Egypt

Earlier this week, a court acquitted Hijazi of charges of child abuse that were widely dismissed as bogus by human rights groups and US officials. Hijazi, an ...


Obama to deliver first public remarks of his post-presidency

Obama and a small cadre of former White House aides at the Washington office know that anything he says in public, whatever his degree of persuasion, will be in...


France's Fillon says will vote for Macron in presidential runoff

With Le Pen wanting France to leave the European Union, and Macron wanting even closer co-operation between the bloc's 28 nations, Sunday's outcome after a wild...


Erdogan Rallies Support for Referendum

The referendum has polarised the nation of 79 million. There has even been talk of fissures within the ruling AKP and with his two other party co-founders - f...


Prosecutors seek one-year jail term for Jakarta governor

More than 80% of Indonesia's population professes Islam. Keith Loveard, an analyst at Jakarta-based Concord Consulting, said it will be "a potent force". 49 w...


Trump signs executive order scrutinizing skilled immigrant visas

Whilst the H-1B visa program is utilised predominately by the tech industry, STEM subjects and manual work, the program has come under significant criticism in ...


Turkey Referendum: EU Calls on Ankara to Probe Voting Bias

Everyone and all sections - and the main opposition party in particular - must show respect. Government spokesman Numan Kurtulmus told parliament Tuesday that...


Iranian nuclear deal faces threats

The statement came hours after the State Department confirmed Iran continued to comply with the terms of the deal. The US admitted this week that Iran has stu...


Raptors all-star DeRozan still motivated by Game 3 loss to Milwaukee

Ivan Barbashev scored a pair of goals to help the Chicago Wolves to an 8-4 win over the Milwaukee Admirals Thursday night at Allstate Arena. "At some point they...


Federal Police Launches New Attack on Old City

The fight to push ISIS out of the city, the second-largest in Iraq, has been raging since mid-October 2016. Abdullah al-Badrani, also known as Abu Ayoub al-At...


North Korea warns against US "hysteria" or else 'face retaliation'

North Korea showed two new kinds of ICBM enclosed in canister launchers mounted on the back of trucks, suggesting Pyongyang was working towards a "new concept...


Macron, Le Pen lead first round of French presidential election

A Harris Interactive poll for M6 television found that 64 percent of those surveyed would vote for the former economy minister while 36 percent were seen voti...