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Murder warrant issued for cop who killed 15-year-old

Jordan Edwards , 15, was shot and killed in a vehicle at Balch Springs, Texas. While dispatched on complaints about drunk teenagers at a party last weekend, O...


Trump tells Russians Comey was 'nut job,' firing took pressure off

The law enforcement investigation into possible coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign has identified a current White House official as ...


Lieberman would be an odd pick to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Former Oklahoma Gov. Frank Keating; Andrew McCabe, now the bureau's acting director; and Richard McFeely, a former top FBI official, also went to the White Hous...


Top Saudi cleric 'blesses' Trump's Islamic summit in Riyadh

The White House laid out three purposes for the trip: reaffirming US leadership globally, building relationships with world leaders and broadcasting "a message ...


Ebola outbreak declared in northeast DR Congo

Last week, World Health Organization reported one Ebola-related death and the possibility of two others. The disease has an incubation period of 21 days and p...


Sturgeon: Scotland wants to be European Union member, but doesn't want the euro

But Sturgeon said it may have to be a " phased approach " and Scotland could initially join the European Free Trade Association along with Iceland, Liechtenstei...


Korea, US, Japan assure unity against N. Korea's provocation

North Korea's successful missile test-launch signals major advances in developing an intercontinental ballistic missile, experts said, as Russian President Vlad...


Iran election: Hassan Rouhani on course for second term

The final results are expected later Saturday. Oil sales have rebounded since the nuclear deal took effect in January past year, but growth in the rest of the...


Ex-FBI director to lead Russian Federation probe

Trump has established himself as a President of the United States who is not bound by tradition or precedent and his choice for his first global travel destinat...


Trump decries Russian Federation probe as 'greatest witch hunt' in U.S. history

The appointment, apparently made by an independent-minded Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein without prior knowledge of or intimation to the White House, dr...


Amid Washington Turmoil, President Trump Embarks On International Trip

Trump will deliver a speech on Islam described by McMaster as "inspiring yet direct" to the Islamic world, a "respectful message that the United States and the ...


Journalist killed in Mexican state of Sinaloa

Valdez was "an essential source" for journalists who also wanted to report on the drug violence that had been plaguing Sinaloa, the Los Angeles Times noted . L...


President Trump, King Salman meet in Riyadh

The host of the event declared that Trump was being honored for "his quest to enhance security and stability in the region and around the world". The distinctio...


Saudi Arabia retaliates for rocket attack by Houthis

This comes just hours before US President Donald Trump is about to begin his global trip to Saudi Arabia where he is going to meet with more than 37 Arab and Mu...


Deputy AG Rosenstein 'frustratingly cautious' in House briefing

But he expressed more resentment Thursday in his tweets . Grant Woods, who served as a special prosecutor in several Arizona cases after serving as the state...


Trump asks Colombia's help to end Venezuela political crisis

Trump asked reporters: "Does anybody have any questions?" Trump also faced repeated questions from reporters about the recent appointment of a special prosecu...


Trump's war with Comey intensifies

Dick Durbin and Dianne Feinstein are calling on Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to resign if no special prosecutor is named to replace ousted FBI Directo...


Kidnapped Nigerian girls freed from Boko Haram

The next kidnapped girl wasn't found until May 2016, when she wandered out of a Nigerian forest asking for help, according to witnesses. "Welcome our girl...


North Korea says linking cyber attack to Pyongyang is 'ridiculous'

Before an emergency meeting of the council Tuesday, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley declared: "You either support North Korea or you don't, but you have to choose"....


Trip to bring Macron face-to-face with troops

Macron said he discussed the issue this week with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Macron, a newcomer to worldwide diplomacy, put counter-terrorism at the top...


Venezuela opposition leader blocked from traveling to UN

She said the sanctions are proof of "the United States authority and leadership in the destabilization of Venezuela". The officials say the list of blackl...


Trump Willing To 'Make Peace' With North Korea

Though the USA president has said that a "major, major" conflict with the North is possible, he has also said he would be "honored" to meet North Korean leader ...


Sweden drops rape probe against Julian Assange

Three of the four counts were dropped in 2015 when statutes of limitations expired on all but the rape allegation. Assange's lawyers celebrated the temporar...


Trump told Russians that firing 'nut job' Comey eased pressure from investigation

On the other hand, Fox News anchor and former defense attorney Gregg Jarrett points to another possible conflict of interest Mueller may have: his past working ...


Notre Dame students plan walkout of Pence commencement speech

In addition to "standing up" for those who feel targeted by Pence's policies, Miranda said he hopes the walkout will "spread an even larger message to the Notre...


Flynn blocked military move Turkey opposed

Flynn's lawyer and transition lawyers, shows that the Trump team knew about the investigation of Mr. Flynn far earlier than has been previously reported ", it ...


McCain: Turkish ambassador should get 'the hell out' after brawl

Trump's approval, before the visit, of plans to arm the YPG as it advances towards Islamic State's Raqqa stronghold had overshadowed talks between the North Atl...


Iran's Rouhani wins 2nd term by a wide margin

The final results are going to be declared by the Iranian Interior Ministry in half an hour. "EU [is] ready to continue work for full JCPOA [the nuclear deal ...


Amid tumult, Trump leaves on first presidential foreign trip

Obama's decision to appear bare-headed in 2015. "It's their hatred, it's not our hatred". Trump can expect a warm welcome in Saudi Arabia where he is to meet ...


Kushner pitch in China renews debate on visas

The visa program offers investors a path to obtain USA green cards if they invest enough money in projects that create American jobs. Meyer never mentioned th...


S Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

On Sunday, Pyongyang launched what some analysts believe is its most successful missile test to date, with North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un saying that U...


Lib Dems outline waste plan in election manifesto

The party won 57 seats in 2010 - becoming the third largest party - but slumped to eight in the 2015 election, but hopes to recover its position as the UK's thi...


Chinese newspaper slams India for OBOR summit boycott

Leaders at China's Belt and Road summit on Monday agreed to promote a rules-based, open and multilateral trading system with the World Trade Organisation at its...


AAP hacks EVM, but it is not a real EVM

It has sent status paper on EVMs and VVPAT to all the seven national and 48 state political parties. "Let us see what is the outcome of this meeting", he added....


Syrian fighters take back town, dam from IS

Anti-Islamic State fighters, backed by USA forces, have seized a strategic town in northern Syria and will soon move "within striking distance" of Raqqa, the te...