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CBS News' John Dickerson to interview President Trump

According to Axios, by Friday Trump will have signed at least 32 executive orders - the most signed in the first 100 days of a new administration since World Wa...


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

Sweden represents the United States' interests in North Korea. A former Korean-American professor was arrested in North Korea last week, becoming the third U....


Le Pen faces Macron in final round of French presidential election: Estimates

Marine Le Pen (C), far-right National Front (FN) party presidential candidate, sings French National anthem at a rally after the first round of French presiden...


Macron, Le Pen in runoff for French presidency

Choosing inside the system is no longer an option for French voters, who rejected the two mainstream parties that have alternated power for decades in favor of ...


PM: New Australians must pass English test, commit to 'our values'

The 457 temporary work visa allows skilled migrant workers who are sponsored by an employer, and who fill an area of need, to live in Australia for up to four y...


USA, Mexico, Canada announce joint bid for 2026 World Cup

The 2002 World Cup in South Korea and Japan was the first and only edition of the tournament to be co-hosted, but 2026 is set to be a historic event for the tou...


China urges restraint on N. Korea in call with trump

In a separate call with the Japanese prime minister, Shinzō Abe, Trump and Abe agreed China should play a role in resolving tensions with Pyongyang. The 30-mi...


North Korea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there

According to various media reports, Kim is a Korean-American professor who had been teaching accounting at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology ...


Zarif: US Defies Letter, Spirit of Nuclear Pact

Tillerson notified Congress that despite finding that Iran is in compliance with the agreement, the White House is looking at whether the US should break with t...


Mass protest against AfD conference

The two-day conference comes just days after AfD leader Frauke Petry ruled herself out of spearheading the party's campaign for the September election. Speaking...


Four-year-old falls out of moving bus

Distressing dashcam footage of the incident shows the four-year-old girl lying in the middle of the highway. Ryan Ciampoli, an emergency medical technician an...


Taliban attack Afghan base; more than 100 dead or wounded

A suicide auto bomb struck near a military base in Afghanistan's Khost province on Monday, Afghan news agency Khaama Press reported. President Ashraf Ghani's ...


NKorea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there

BJ Kim, professor of worldwide studies at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Seoul, said that North Korea will most probably use the arrest of the American...


Sec. Kelly: Trump will 'be insistent' on funding border wall

In an interview on ABC's This Week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions danced around the question of how the Trump administration is going to pay for the wall bet...


French Election - It will be Le Pen vs Macron

By comparison, in runoff polling, Macron leads Le Pen by an average of 25 points , according to the Crosstab. "The euro is on its way up and risk assets and cu...


North Korea threatens to sink United States aircraft carrier

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson transits the South China Sea, April 8, 2017. But it has never tested an intercontinental ballistic missile with sufficien...


Xi, Trump discuss ties, Korean Peninsula situation on phone

The official broadcaster CCTV quoted Xi as telling Trump that China strongly opposed North Korea's nuclear weapons program, which are in violation of United Nat...


Ready to hit back with nuclear attacks, North Korea warns US

Any fighting on the Korean Peninsula is likely to draw in China, which has repeatedly expressed concerns about a wave of refugees and the possible presence of U...


Jones hit in face by pitch, Tigers and Twins scrap on field

There was plenty of pushing and shoving near home plate as both benches and bullpens emptied, though there did not appear to be any other punches thrown. Jacob ...


French socialist leader says party needs revamp

They will face off in a second round on May 7. The relatively inexperienced Macron will also have to avoid making major mistakes in a one-on-one debate with...


Caixinha: Rangers showed Celtic too much respect

James Tavernier conceded a penalty for bringing Leigh Griffiths down in the box and Scott Sinclair stepped up to successfully convert a powerful spot-kick past...


North Korea detains third USA citizen

The man, a Korean-American identified only by his surname Kim, had been in North Korea for a month to discuss relief activities, Yonhap said on Sunday. Otto War...


NZ is an impotent bystander as tension with North Korea esculates

And the Rodong Sinmun , the newspaper of the ruling North Korean Workers' Party, suggested the North's "revolutionary forces are combat-ready to sink a USA nuc...


Xi urges restraint on North Korea in phone call with Trump

State broadcaster CCTV quoted Xi as telling Trump that China strongly opposes North Korea's nuclear weapons program, which violates United Nations Security Coun...


US Treasury will not waive Russia sanctions for oil companies

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was Exxon's CEO before joining President Donald Trump's cabinet. The deal, between the world's largest listed oil firm and ...


Man arrested over attack on German soccer team

In March, the suspect booked a room for April 9-13 in the same hotel where the Dortmund team players were staying for their home game against Monaco AS. The sus...


The French Election: Who Wins, Who Loses

And while the anti-EU Le Pen looked likely to have made it through to the second round, polls have consistently shown Macron will beat her in the runoff. Nation...


New Orleans to take down Confederate statues

The crews used to remove the monuments wore masks and full body suits to protect their identity. City leaders said details will not be released about when the...


Afghan Defense, Army Chiefs Step Down After Taliban Attack - Presidential Office

Afghanistan's defense minister and military chief have both resigned following Friday's deadliest ever attack on a major army base that killed at least 140 sold...


Labour leader Corbyn says could suspend Syria air strikes if elected

The former Labour prime minister said that, with polls pointing to a landslide victory for Theresa May, voters should put party allegiances aside. His comment...


North Korea 'can sink United States aircraft carrier in one strike'

Washington opposes Pyongyang's missile and military nuclear programs, which North Korea says act as deterrence against a potential invasion by its adversaries. ...


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...