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Trump won't fire Spicer because he 'gets great ratings'

Asked directly whether he could say for certain that there would be no shutdown when government money runs out at midnight Friday, spokesman Sean Spicer said ...


North Korea warns of 'great war' as United States tensions escalate

Added to the high-tension weekend are fears that North Korea may conduct a nuclear test Tuesday, when the country celebrates the 85th anniversary of the foundin...


Turkey: Referendum fraud allegations to be investigated

Rebuffing Kilicdaroglu, Sadi Guven, head of the electoral board, said the ballots ruling was made unanimously and before voting results were transferred to the ...


European Union divided on Britain's election announcement

Unfortunately, under Jeremy Corbyn, the past two years have been marred by bitter in-fighting and swing voters may well wonder why they should support someone w...


Gloves off in French election as Le Pen aide calls Macron 'arrogant'

Chancellor Angela Merkel's official spokesman Sunday wished Macron "all the best" and the German Foreign Minister, Sigmar Gabriel, also hailed the results put...


Chinese, Iranian firms to sign first nuclear plant redesign contracts

Trump has always been a critic of the agreement, repeatedly taking aim at its terms and the negotiation process as one of the worst he's ever seen - a claim he ...


#roastbannon: Twitter gives Steve Bannon some rather unfortunate dopplegangers

What's more, Trump talks about Bannon's contributions in much the same way Sean Spicer started talking about former campaign manager Paul Manafort when the ad...


Lavrov speaks to Tillerson about Syria chemical attack

On April 7, the USA launched dozens of cruise missiles at Shayrat airbase in Syria in response to a chemical weapon attack on Idlib province that happened three...


New York To Offer Free Tuition At Four-Year Public Unversities

Andrew Cuomo , a Democrat, appeared with Sen. The Budget also includes $8 million to provide open education resources to students at SUNY and CUNY colleges. C...


Trump administration to issue new Syria sanctions

The latest round of sanctions targets 271 employees of the Syrian government's scientific studies and research center who are believed to have been involved in ...


China warns United States to 'exercise restraint' in Korean Peninsula

The US officials have repeatedly warned North Korea to curb their weapon ambitions and strikes as the new US president indicated he will not allow North Korea t...


BJP set for Delhi sweep: Exit polls

ABP-C Voter claimed that the BJP will get 218 out of 272 seats while the AAP would get only 24 and Congress 22, which was hoping to make a comeback. The poll co...


South Korea's ex-president Park charged with bribery

Park is accused of leaking state secrets to Choi, a high school graduate with no title or security clearance, and letting her handle a wide range of state affai...


France's Macron has call with ex-US president Obama ahead of election

The euro surged in early trading in Asia on Sunday, while French bond yields were expected to fall and French stocks to rally on Monday morning, on relief that ...


Ready to respond to United States aggression: North Korea

President Donald Trump has been exercising his foreign-policy powers in recent weeks, with tensions escalating between the USA and Syria as well as the US and N...


Caps win tight series over Leafs to set up rematch with Pens

The Maple Leafs head coach has been confident in his young Maple leafs team since game one of this series but his confidence in his team is on full display. T...


Trump, Democrats and GOP all unpopular

Forty-five percent of people surveyed believe Trump is off to a poor start, with an additional 19 percent who say it's been "only a fair start". With an appro...


China warns of likelihood of war over North Korea 'at any moment'

The 1950-53 Korean War ended in an armistice rather than a peace treaty and Pyongyang says that it needs nuclear weapons to defend itself against a possible U.S...


Tulowitzki joins Donaldson on DL for Blue Jays

Happ and lefty reliever J.P. Howell. Take out that side, and you have pure dominance from Stroman, who had 84 pitches after EIGHT innings.for reference, it to...


Keith Palmer's Body Will Receive Rare Honour Before Funeral

Dibble, who was at Southwark Cathedral, told James Max that during the service Palmer "was described as hard-working and honest. he joined the Metropolitan poli...


Megyn Kelly Set to Make Her NBC Debut in June

Megyn Kelly is expected to make her NBC debut on her new Sunday news program in June. Former Dateline executive producer David Corvo will reportedly EP the ...


Islamic State says no fighters killed by 'mother of all bombs'

Achin district governor Esmail Shinwari said "at least 92 Daesh fighters were killed" - adding there were "no military and civilian casualties at all". His stro...


Obama meets with at-risk youth ahead of Chicago speech

A source with knowledge of Obama's thinking tells CBS News' Steve Chaggaris not to expect a critique by the former president of Donald Trump. He also tau...


President Trump's First 100 Days, Annotated

Trump's overall job-approval rating stands at 40 percent-down four points from February. However, while Trump would retain nearly all of his support if the...


Afghanistan: President Ghani declares national day of mourning following Taliban attack

The attack Friday was seen as another major blow for President Ashraf Ghani's shaky US -backed government, which, apart from facing rising violence by militants...


Japan's Abe agrees to keep close contact with US on N.Korea

On April 19, the U.S. said that it was sending the USS Carl Vinson towards North Korea and that the strike group that it leads would reach there by late April...


North Korea detains third US citizen: Yonhap

He was reportedly arrested at Pyongyang International Airport on his way out of the country. Since 2009, over 10 USA citizens have been detained in North Kore...


Centrist Macron, far-right Le Pen in battle to lead France

Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader and candidate for French 2017 presidential election, celebrates after early results in the firs...


Defending Science: Why America's Scientists Were Marching This Weekend

There was a time when this was also true for politics - he cited Joe Biden's repurposing of a speech without citation, which helped kill his 1988 presidential c...


Ivanka Trump Clothing Is Secretly Being Relabeled at Some Retailers

Stein Mart chief executive D. Adrienne Vittadini Studio products might have been sold in more than 290 stores in the US, and it isn't known how many produc...


Korea detains US citizen; 3rd American being held

Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk and is in his fifties, was detained by North Korean officials at Pyongyang International Airport as he attemp...


Haley warns NKorea about attacking U.S. base or testing ICBM

Mr. Trump has pressed China to help rein in North Korea's belligerent actions. Xi told Trump in their latest telephone conversation that China resolutel...


Neil Gorsuch becomes 113th U.S. Supreme Court Justice

There would not have been a Justice Gorsuch had it not been for last year's standoff between President Obama and Senate Republicans over the former president's ...


Xi calls Trump, seeks restraint on North Korea

Xi stressed China is strongly against any action that would violate any UN Security Council resolutions. "China hopes to work with relevant parties including ...


France's Macron vows to fight 'threat of nationalists'

The absence in the run-off of candidates from either the mainstream left Socialists or the right-wing Republicans party - the two main political groups that hav...