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China calls for restraint as U.S. carrier group nears Korean waters

He was teaching at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST), a statement from the school said. Last week North Korea planned on using a national ...


Trump discusses North Korea in phone talks with Xi, Abe

Tensions remain high on the Korean peninsula, with the United States warning its "strategic patience" on the North's nuclear programme is over, and a USA citize...


Maddie McCann's body hid by MI5 spies, claims police chief

Portuguese former police chief Goncalo Amaral , 56, told an Australian documentary that British secret agents "for sure had an involvement" when Maddie vanishe...


China ups calls for calm after tense weekend on Korean Peninsula

The rogue state has now levelled threats of a nuclear attack against Australia as the US Vice President continues his visit there. It was responding to commen...


11 candidates vie for French presidency in high-stakes race

French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve urged voters to support Macron in next month's final round, as did defeated conservative candidate Fillon. At midday, ...


American Airlines apologises for onboard clash over stroller

Another passenger on the flight, Olivia Morgan, told the New York Times that the flight attendant almost hit the baby with the stroller when he jerked it aw...


Afghan army chief, defense minister resign following attack

The raid underscores the Taliban's growing strength more than 15 years since they were ousted from power, and as they gear up ahead of the spring fighting seaso...


Amber Heard, Elon Musk confirm relationship in pictures

Elon divorced his second wife, British actress Talulah Riley, last year. On Instagram, Amber made their relationship official sharing a photo of herself with ...


MCD polls: Voters create ruckus over EVM snag

As many as 71,39,994 votes were polled in a contest that had the BJP, the Congress and the AAP engaged in a fierce battle. The Delhi Election Commission has s...


4th year student of IIT Kharagpur found hanging in his hostel room

When his classmates went to enquire, it was found that Nithin's room was shut from inside. His sister is a student at ISRO in Thiruvananthapuram. On informati...


North Korea warns against USA 'hysteria' as it marks founder's birth

North Korea's Army on Friday vowed a "merciless" response to any United States provocation as tensions soar over Pyongyang's nuclear programme and speculation m...


Community Easter egg hunt planned Saturday in Wagoner

The event is free of charge and open to the public. The 8th Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt will once again assist the Easter Bunny with delivering Easter ...


Five-star pledge Micah Parsons decommits from Penn State

His recruitment never slowed after his commitment, with Ohio State among a group of schools remaining active in their pursuit of the 6-foot-3, 235-pound pass ru...


Pence: Carrier group will arrive near Korean Peninsula within days

Defense Department and White House sources indicated that the confusion stemmed from an ill-timed, vague press release, poor coordination and an incorrect annou...


President Trump demands feuding aides 'work this out'

Trump's White House, one perpetually plagued by infighting among aides jockeying for the president's ear, has been sharply divided by a new rivalry, one pitting...


Mary Keitany breaks marathon record with third London win

Keitany made a fast start and beat Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba, who finished second after being forced to stop briefly due to stomach cramps, by 55 seconds. ...


Expatriates Cast Votes as France Prepares for Election Day

Voter Marie-Christine Colrat lamented: "Listen, (there are) too many candidates". On Sunday, French citizens will go to the polls to decide if Marine Le Pen i...


Trump brags about GOP barely avoiding disaster in Georgia race

As it is, he will go forward for a run-off on June 20th against Republican Karen Handel . A candidate needed 50 percent of the vote to avoid a runoff. Ossoff...


AACC hosts annual Easter egg hunt

Joe Filoteo, director of EdinburgParks and Recreation, began the event at the department located on Palm Drive in Edinburg with only 200-300 "hunters" attending...


Corbyn: Children crammed 'like sardines' into 'super-sized' school classes

The improved Conservative fortunes across the country have also spread to Scotland, where First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's Scottish National Party , or SNP, ...


Watch Lady Gaga Discuss Mental Health Stigmas With Prince William

The pair used the video conferencing app to discuss their plans to fight the stigma against mental health and how important it is for sufferers to talk about ...


General election: Tory victory 'will not strengthen May's Brexit hand'

Despite this, party leader Jeremy Corbyn maintains that Labour is stronger than ever, citing a record number of members. "That is a nice problem for a party t...


France's far-right reaches across spectrum as runoff looms

The two will now face a run-off to determine who will be president on May 7. Macron added that he should take steps to unite the French people and was plannin...


Sessions on Hawaii remark: 'Nobody has a sense of humor'

Island of Hawaii has 186,000 people. Attorney General Jeff Sessions joined George Stephanopoulos on ABC's "This Week" to discuss immigration this morning,...


Bulls guard Rondo, Rockets guard Beverley draw fines

Al Horford also had a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds. Boston and Chicago continue their first round series on Wednesday at TD Garden. That Hoi...


President Trump Quietly Negotiated the Release of Egyptian-American Captive, Says Report

A Cairo court finally acquitted Hijazi Sunday on charges of human trafficking, sexual exploitation of minors and using children in protests - all considered bas...


Asian stocks mixed as investors mull French election outcome

An ex-investment banker whose marriage to his former school teacher has fascinated France, Macron said the results were a clear rejection of traditional parties...


Thunder's Russell Westbrook Had Heated Exchange With Reporter After Loss

After Westbrook's brutal 4-for-18 fourth quarter in Game 2, and his overall lack of support in general, it was tough to envision a way back for the Thunder. At ...


South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act

North Korea has detained USA citizen, Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk, officials said Sunday, April 23, 2017, bringing to three the numb...


Markets get what they expected in Le Pen, Macron victory

The election is being widely seen as a vote on the future of the European Union . Her supporters burst into a rendition of the French national anthem, chante...


Death toll from Taliban attack on Afghan army base climbs to 170

In Berlin, military officials said the work of the mission on the base would be on hold for one or two days while the Afghan army investigated the attack, but w...


Montrealers line up to cast votes in French presidential election

National Front won the first presidential round in France only once before in 2002 with 18 percent of the vote, and was squarely defeated in the second round....


UK Labour Leader Corbyn Says Could Suspend Syria Air Strikes

The Work and Pensions Secretary went on to say it was different to Ed Miliband's policy of freezing bills which was unveiled at the 2015 General Election. New p...


Venezuela opposition boss asks Wall Street to cut off Maduro

Similar marches took place across the country. In eastern Caracas , Petare, another protester was shot dead, said the district mayor Carlos Ocariz. It wasn...


Putin also congratulates Erdogan over referendum win

Sancar went on to state that the electoral board's last-minute decision to allow unstamped ballots had prevented proper record-keeping to occur, meaning it was ...