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Syrian Army Takes Control of IS-held Airbase

The SDF, a Kurdish-led militia alliance that has the air cover of the worldwide coalition and the support of USA special forces, began "Operation Wrath of Euphr...


Senate investigators: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Earlier, Burr had said Flynn's lawyers say Flynn would not honor that subpoena. Flynn's attorney Robert Kelner did not immediately respond to phone messag...


S.Korean President to take cautious approach to THAAD issue

Relations between Beijing and Seoul, strained by disagreement over South Korea's hosting of the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system, have ...


Fired FBI chief James Comey to testify publicly in Congress

According to Schmidt's report, Trump short-circuited what Comey considered to be the proper channels and etiquette by requesting information as to when it would...


US strike hits pro-Assad forces Syria

The US-led coalition commander first attempted to get the pro-Assad forces out of the zone by dispatching two US aircraft as "a show of force". The Russians rel...


Trump's Popularity Drops in Israel After Embassy Move Delayed

That was an odd statement because if Tillerson means the elected Israeli government, its view has been consistent and unequivocal in support of putting the U.S....


Comey Is Willing To Testify Before Lawmakers-But Only in Public

Trump has said a decision could come before he leaves Friday for the Mideast and Europe, his first overseas trip as president. Trump said in excerpts of an NBC ...


Rouhani leads in Iran presidential vote

The ministry said the total turnout was around 70%. CGTN's Tony Cheng reports from Tehran. "I believe that the presidential election is very important". How...


Ivanka Trump to take part in presidential trip

In its most derided verse, Keith promises "Justice will be served and the battle will rage / This big dog will fight when you rattle his cage / And you'll be so...


Trump is actually trying to renegotiate NAFTA

U.S. Senator John Cornyn released this statement after the announcement of NAFTA negotiations. Supporters said the agreement would promote trade and create ...


Trump told Russians that firing 'nut job' Comey relieved pressure on him

But the decision surprised many since it was Comey himself leading the investigation of Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. Investigators into Russian me...


White House doesn't dispute Trump called Comey a 'nut job' to Russians

The White House did not dispute the Times reporting on Trump's quote. "I think you have one of the worst representatives of all the representatives in the U...


ICE Arrests of Illegal Immigrants Up by 38%

The Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, in partnership with local law enforcement, hosted the event at The Little Flower Church in Reno. However, when we...


FM: US understands Turkey's position against Syrian Kurds

John McCain says that the Turkish ambassador should be expelled from the US after members of the Turkish presidential security detail beat up protesters outside...


GST will be consumer-friendly, healthcare, education to be exempted: Jaitley

With the change in GST, curd and milk will be exempted from taxation; however, candies will be liable for a 5% tax. Cab aggregators like Ola and Uber, will pay ...


Again, Osinbajo fails to swear in new ministers

Mr. Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Acting President made the statement known to newsmen in a tweet. The Acting Presi...


Five things to watch as China's belt and road plan unfolds

India boycotted the forum over a dispute about the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor passing through Kashmir. The initiative has "entered a new era as it is in...


USA adds sanctions on North Korea

Japanese media earlier on Monday reported that Choe Son Hui, the director general of the North Korean Foreign Ministry's North America section, was travelling...


Greenpeace asks Alberta regulator to halt Kinder Morgan Canada IPO

QUALCOMM, Inc. has a one year low of $50.84 and a one year high of $71.62. The stock grew about 3.49% in the past 5 years, this positive value indicates that ...


Mattis: Military solution to NKorea would be 'tragic'

Russian Federation joined that conflict in late 2015 to prop up President Bashar al-Assad, bringing a new dimension of complexity and risk. Dunford estimated ...


North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile United States policy

It noted that "patent applications are not covered by the provisions of U.N. Security Council Resolutions". As well as clouding efforts to rein in North Kore...


McCaskill: Rosenstein said he knew Comey would be fired before memo

Trump's push back contrasted sharply with the near universal welcome in Washington for Mueller, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director picked for...


Trump embarks on trip without naming FBI chief

The news comes the same day as President Trump was interviewing replacements for recently fired FBI Director James Comey, and just one day after reports the pre...


Former FBI Director Mueller Appointed Special Counsel To Oversee Russia Probe

The House intelligence committee is asking for more government documents - this time about the ouster of FBI Director Jim Comey and conversations he had with Pr...


Comey was a 'nut job' and his firing relieved 'pressure'

He also reportedly divulged sensitive classified information about the fight against ISIS from an ally, later revealed to be Israel, that the US had not shared ...


US plans new package of Venezuela sanctions soon

Word of the new sanctions came as President Donald Trump expressed dismay at how once-prospero us Venezuela was now mired in poverty, saying "it's been unbeliev...


Trump decries special prosecutor probing Russian Federation 'links'

Earlier on Thursday, Mr. Trump had called the naming of Mr. Mueller as special prosecutor to head the investigation into his campaign's Russian Federation lin...


About 20 million so far cast their ballots in Iran's presidential election

The rallies were largely peaceful even as Rouhani supporters faced off against smaller crowds supporting his main rival, hard-liner Ebrahim Raisi, though police...


White House could use ethics rule to hamper special counsel on Russian Federation

Asked about the Times report, Spicer said of the former FBI chief, "by grandstanding and politicizing the investigation into Russia's actions, James Comey c...


Comey's independent streak could haunt Trump

CNN said Comey is "not anxious about any tapes" Trump may have, citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter. The Federal Bureau of Investigation probe a...


Fractious House panel at center of latest Trump probes

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee, vowed to obtain a memo Comey wrote in which he said Trump had made his request on th...


Seoul: President Trump Willing to Try Engagement With N. Korea, On Conditions

North Korea , also known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the ...


US Launches First Direct Strike on Pro-Regime Troops in Syria

US-led coalition aircraft have struck a pro-Assad militia convoy advancing against the At Tanf base near the Syria-Jordan-Iraq border which has been used by the...


Trump Administration Announces Intent To Renegotiate NAFTA

He repeatedly complained that bad trade deals had cost America jobs and this gained him support among the working class voters, who were instrumental to his win...


Venezuelans again take to streets as death toll jumps to 37

Venezuela's opposition says Maduro has become a dictator and wrecked the economy, as the country faces years of economic recession as well as widespread food an...