Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

Because an honest investigator does not slip over to the house of the fellow he is supposed to investigate and help him prepare his defense. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Sen. The White House Office of Innovation is being given the authority... More..

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South Africa clinches series after rain washes out last day
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

South Africa clinches series after rain washes out last day

It kept falling throughout the morning and into the afternoon‚ and at 1.20pm Bruce Oxenford and Rod Tucker walked to the middle of Seddon Park in one last scene of made-for-TV umpiring and declared the last day...More..

Euro Higher After Macron Wins French Debate
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Euro Higher After Macron Wins French Debate

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen came under assault from all sides in a presidential election debate that provided a test of centrist Emmanuel Macron's ambitions to be leader. "This is called "project fear...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Russia general claims US-led coalition hit dam in Syria

Two overturned tanks lie in the rubble and dirt berms along the roadside, and the bodies of several alleged ISIL fighters lie in the shallow water of a canal. The US-led coalition on Monday confirmed that the d...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Federal budget pledges improvements to trade and transportation

The federal government is steering in the wrong direction, says Uber, as Finance Minister Bill Morneau proposes to collect sales taxes from ride-sharing services across the country. "They recognize very clearly...More..

Environmental Activists Prepare to Fight Trump Administration on Climate Change
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Environmental Activists Prepare to Fight Trump Administration on Climate Change

It created first-ever standards targeting carbon pollution from power plants, pollution overwhelmingly seen as unleashing climate change. Now, Trump is rewriting the Clean Power Plan . "My administration i...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Israel will work with Trump on peace efforts: Netanyahu

Since taking office Trump has spoken less about the move which has proved increasingly contentious against the backdrop of the fraught Middle East peace process. "Today, we can combat Iran's capability to fund,...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The Gong Show Host Chuck Barris Dead At 87

He was 87. Barris' first game show, created after a stint of working backstage for Dick Clark on " American Bandstand ", " The Dating Game " took a simple concept and turned it into a long-running TV institut...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

South Africa's Gordhan ordered home from London, rattling markets

The rand fell as much as 1.7 per cent following the report, while bonds weakened sharply. Zuma said during the meeting with the Communist Party he had taken the decision to remove the finance minister because...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Arab summit to endorse Palestinian positions with eye on US

US Vice President Mike Pence had reiterated that President Donald Trump was seriously considering moving the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Yet, he pointed out that the encouraging fact is tha...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Students post selfie with Keith Palmer as tributes made to hero officer

Security at the Palace of Westminster came under renewed scrutiny after footage showed a vehicle entrance to New Palace Yard had been left open during the attack and its immediate aftermath. "I had my phone out...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Yogi Adityanath to campaign for BJP in the upcoming MCD polls

Hindu seers and priests had earlier made elaborate arrangements and conducted a "yajna" and sacred purifying rituals at the sprawling chief minister's bungalow which will now be the home for the saint-politicia...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

German state warns Gulen followers of Turkish spy efforts

BND head Bruno Kahl on March 18 told German magazine Der Spiegel that the Turkish government failed to convince them that Gülen was behind the coup attempt. It's said to identify more than 300 people and 200 ...More..

10th Annual Earth Hour: BC powers down tonight
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

10th Annual Earth Hour: BC powers down tonight

Earth Hour is scheduled 8:30 p.m.to 9:30 p.m., local time, around the globe because it is the closest hour to sunset in both hemispheres, allowing for the biggest visual impact of lights out everywhere. This st...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Heat Pick Up Big Win Over Pistons With Last Second Basket

Heat: G Dion Waiters (left ankle) was out again, and there is still no timetable for his return. "It's tough for me because I could have made better decisions that would've won us the game". IMPRESSIVE PUSH M...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

The 2015 Clean Power Plan, put into place by the Barack Obama administration, aimed to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from coal power plants, large contributors of carbon dioxide emissions. "With today's exe...More..

Bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, used Bitcoin, Google Voice
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, used Bitcoin, Google Voice

USA federal police had been investigating the threats, which included more than 100 bomb threats, in separate waves, over the past three months against Jewish community centres (JCCs) in dozens of states. An Is...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Turkey to reappraise relations with EU

According to reports from Switzerland , more than 200 people demonstrated in front of the federal parliament building in Bern on Saturday, holding banners and flags against Erdogan and promote a "No" vote for ...More..

South Korea to elect new president in May, government says
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

South Korea to elect new president in May, government says

Park lost her presidential immunity from prosecution after the Constitutional Court ruled on Friday to formally end her rule over allegations she colluded with a longtime confidante to extort money from busines...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Teen's sexual assault broadcast on Facebook Live

It's the first time an incident has come to the attention of Chicago Police via Facebook Live. Johnson became personally involved in the case after the girl's mother approached him Monday with graphic photo...More..

Paul Ryan: Push for health-care reform will continue
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Paul Ryan: Push for health-care reform will continue

But efforts to revive the legislation in the House could take weeks, lawmakers conceded, as Congress moves forward with a full plate of other time-consuming issues . Those differences were so sharp that they...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Xi, Tillerson Vow To Strengthen US-China Ties

Tillerson's meeting with Xi was the highest-level in-person exchange between China and the United States during the Trump era and was in part meant to set the tone for an upcoming meeting between Xi and Trump ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Downtown El Paso store among 138 JC Penney locations set to close

The company has said almost all the affected stores will close in the second quarter of 2017, mostly in June. JCPenney has said around 5,000 employees nationwide will be impacted by the closures. As a part of...More..

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

His clarification comes days after the Shiv Sena proposed Bhagwat's name for the presidential elections scheduled in July. I had already closed all doors myself before joining RSS. An electoral college made up ...More..

Yogi to campaign for BJP in Gujarat elections
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Yogi to campaign for BJP in Gujarat elections

The BJP in Delhi wants newly elected Uttar Pradesh chief minister, Yogi Adityanath , to campaign for the party in the municipal elections scheduled for April 23. "Most of the hundred meat shops in the jurisdic...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Amnesty: Coalition not protecting Mosul civilians

Townsend said there was "at least a fair chance" that U.S. had a role in "an unintentional accident of war". "All I know is that I have lost everyone who was dearest to me". Iraqi forces have been engaged in h...More..

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 for Brexit today
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 for Brexit today

On Tuesday, May was photographed signing the letter to EU Council President Donald Tusk that will trigger Brexit - a process Britain says is irreversible. She wants the U.K.'s exit to be "smooth and orderly...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets a cold US President Trump!

In a tweet from his Florida resort, where he is spending the weekend, the president wrote that he had a "great" meeting with Merkel this week, despite reports to the contrary. "As far as wiretapping, I guess,...More..

Abbas expects Arab summit backing ahead of talks with Trump
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Abbas expects Arab summit backing ahead of talks with Trump

The news about the King's participation in the Arab Summit also came after the visit by King Abdullah II of Jordan to Morocco. These relations will be further boosted by the series of important agreements the...More..

French candidate Macron wins new supporter: former PM Valls
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

French candidate Macron wins new supporter: former PM Valls

Equity strategy analysts at J.P. Morgan Cazenove, led by Mislav Matejka, said in a note Monday that they expect "far-reaching" consequences in the event Le Pen prevails over Emmanuel Macron and conservative c...More..

Senate panel to question Trump's son-in-law in Russian Federation investigation
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Senate panel to question Trump's son-in-law in Russian Federation investigation

This effort has been developing since shortly after the inauguration, said a senior administration official, who requested anonymity to discuss details about the office. Kushner is one of Trump's top advisers w...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Former Egyptian President, Hosni Mubarak Freed After 6 Years In Jail

This file photo taken on October 6, 2016 shows Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak waving to people from his room at the Maadi military hospital in Cairo. But in remarks to Egyptian daily Al-Masry al-Youm, e...More..

Merkel celebrates German election win, challenger deflated
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Merkel celebrates German election win, challenger deflated

The dip in support for the SPD was a setback in its first electoral test under new leader Martin Schulz, whose promise to tackle inequality has resonated with many voters nationally and re-energised the centre-...More..

French presidential candidate Fillon's wife placed under formal investigation
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

French presidential candidate Fillon's wife placed under formal investigation

Penelope Fillon was charged with "misuse of public funds", "receiving money from a misuse of company assets" and "receiving money from a fraud", according to a judicial official. She has also reportedly told po...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Macron Calls for European Defense Cooperation After UK Attack

Opposition parties in Chad have condemned a planned two-day visit by France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen to the former French colony on Tuesday 21 March. "We should keep the political costs in mind". ...More..