Himes: GOP wants to keep Congress' Russian probe from public

On Wednesday , Nunes rushed to the White House with what he described as new documents that showed communications from Trump's transition team had been incidentally swept up in legal surveillance done by USA intelligence while Obama was still in o... More..

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NY paramedic killed by man in stolen ambulance
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

NY paramedic killed by man in stolen ambulance

Arroyo tried to stop him, clinging to the side of the ambulance as the 25-year-old man floored the gas pedal, backed into her then dragged her 8 to 10 feet forward, according to witnesses. He praised the bystan...More..

Russia strikes deal with Syrian Kurds to set up base
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Russia strikes deal with Syrian Kurds to set up base

United States officials say they have no relations with the YPG forces in Afrin, who have had more contact with the Russians in recent years. The statement added that a section of its "reconciliation centre...More..

Russian Federation to train Kurdish forces in Syria's Afrin
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Russian Federation to train Kurdish forces in Syria's Afrin

The improvement in relations between the YPG and the Russians comes despite of the normalization of ties between Russia and Turkey in June 2016, and a visit by Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Moscow i...More..

Windsor Ends March Wet, Snow Elsewhere
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Windsor Ends March Wet, Snow Elsewhere

The federal government agency has issued a special weather statement for the entire region, including London-Middlesex, Chatham-Kent, Windsor-Essex, Oxford County, and Elgin County. The places where several m...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump Praises Approval Of Keystone Oil Pipeline

Though it still faces other major hurdles, including disputes over the route, the president said the federal government was formulating final details "as we speak". "We're not going to let you down, sir", Gir...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Wenger promises decision on future 'very soon'

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger follows the game, during the English Premier League soccer match between West Brom and Arsenal at The Hawthorns. A 10-2 aggregate defeat against Bayern Munich in the Champio...More..

Colbert mocks 'totally unqualified' Jared Kushner for leading new White House office
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Colbert mocks 'totally unqualified' Jared Kushner for leading new White House office

And it will focus on using business solutions to reform the federal government. Vnesheconombank (v-NESH"-ay-CON'-ohm-bank) or VEB said in Monday's statement carried by state RIA Novosti news agency that it me...More..

Battle for Mosul: US 'probably had role in civilian casualties'
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Battle for Mosul: US 'probably had role in civilian casualties'

U.S. officials did not confirm there were civilian casualties but opened an investigation. Still, he said increases in casualties were to be expected as the war against the insurgents entered its deadliest ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ivanka Trump to become US president adviser

The first daughter's formal title will be assistant to the president. Remember why Yates got fired in the first place: She ordered Justice Department attorneys not to defend Donald Trump's original Muslim b...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

O'Reilly: If GOP Won't Unite, ObamaCare Stays As-Is

Despite the latest display of political will to repeal Obamacare among House Republicans, it's not clear if GOP moderates and hard-liners can agree on how to go about replacing former President Barack Obama's...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Over 280 Iraqis killed in west Mosul

Zeid Raad Al Hussein said bodies were being found in buildings where IS had reportedly held people as human shields and were later targeted in air strikes. However, Amnesty on Tuesday accused coalition forces...More..

Two men remain in custody over Westminster terrorist attack
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Two men remain in custody over Westminster terrorist attack

The Metropolitan Police said Masood, who was born in Dartford, Kent as Adrian Russell Ajao , had used a number of aliases in recent years and was known to police. Police said the addresses were "linked to th...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

House of Representatives Vote to Gut Internet Privacy Rules Provokes Billboard Backlash

The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives voted 215-205 on Tuesday to repeal rules adopted a year ago by the Federal Communications Commission under then-President Barack Obama to require broadband pro...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Russian General: US Airstrike Hit Tabqa Dam

Hakam Tawfik, a structural engineer who worked on the construction of the dam, said it looked like the facility had been critically damaged. "The operations room at the dam has been burned down, contrary to...More..

Ousted Egypt Leader Hosni Mubarak Back Home After Six Years
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ousted Egypt Leader Hosni Mubarak Back Home After Six Years

But since his ouster, heavy-handed rule has returned to the country in full force, and its economy has tanked. A separate corruption charge was overturned in January 2015. An appeals court later ordered a retri...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Former Russian Lawmaker Is Shot To Death Outside Hotel In Kiev

Once there, he obtained Ukrainian citizenship, denounced Mr Putin's rule and testified against Ukraine's former president Viktor Yanukovich, who fled to Russian Federation in 2014 after his security forces ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Satellite images may show North Korea readying for nuke test

But now the North has maybe two dozen nuclear weapons and they will soon have a megaton yield weapon along with missile capabilities to reach America: the threat is real and growing. In a statement released w...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Spicer: Yates Was Not Blocked From Testifying to Congress About Russia

Spicer insists the White House did not try to block Yates from testifying, despite letter from the Trump administration stating Yates could not testify due to, as one Justice Dept. Questioned by reporters on Tu...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Congressman alleges White House is meddling in Russian Federation investigation

Late Thursday, however, the committee's chair Devin Nunes moved to hold the hearing in a closed session. Schiff also accused Nunes of attempting to "camouflage" the cancellation of an open hearing Tuesday...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Donald Trump looks forward to enhancing understanding with China: Rex Tillerson

It's also significant that Tillerson said on two occasions, during a press conference and an interview , that the U.S. was looking for a way to coexist with China over the next 50 years. Tillerson declared d...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

German minister expects Turkey to uphold European Union migrant deal

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Friday the government is "experiencing a problematic process", and an uncomfortable environment trying to fulfill a visa deal with the European Union, according to Anado...More..

Hope for elephants as ivory prices fall: conservation group
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Hope for elephants as ivory prices fall: conservation group

According to a report released Wednesday by Save the Elephants , a wildlife group based in Kenya, the price of ivory is less than half of what it was just three years ago, showing that demand is plummeting. T...More..

Britain not threatening Europe over security cooperation - Davis
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Britain not threatening Europe over security cooperation - Davis

Leaders of the other 27 European Union nations are holding a summit on April 29 to forge their own response to Brexit, and it could be weeks before formal talks start. The resolution also calls for Britain to...More..

North Korea missile test fails as tensions simmer
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

North Korea missile test fails as tensions simmer

The South Korean Defence Ministry said it was still determining what type of missile was launched. Against the background of the launch, South Korea and the United States continued their annual " Foal Eagle...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

CM Yogi Adityanath's goal is to ensure women safety across UP: BJP

But critics had accused the BJP of having employed polarising tactics - a charge that will gain fresh traction following Adityanath's disclosure of his trip to Delhi and Modi's kabristan statement that follow...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

At least 17 killed in Baghdad bombing

Wednesday's attack comes as Iraq forces are continuing a major offensive to recapture the city of Mosul - the last IS urban stronghold in the country . Meanwhile, the United Nations has called on the US-led co...More..

Arab League urges world to refrain from moving embassies to Jerusalem
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Arab League urges world to refrain from moving embassies to Jerusalem

Relations between these two pillars of the Arab world have been tense over Syria, with Egypt open to considering a political future for Mr Al Assad and Saudi Arabia - and other Gulf states - firmly opposed to t...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Nuclear arms ban talks begin at UN, but US, others boycott

She joined colleagues from the UK, France and around 20 other nations, including non-nuclear states, in gathering outside the UN General Assembly Hall in NY to show opposition to the talks. At a UN General Asse...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Washington County No. 7 on Trump's 'sanctuary city' weekly list

The Trump administration on Monday issued the first in what will be a weekly list of jurisdictions it says have not honored federal immigration detainer requests . The vast majority (149) of the declined detai...More..

'Main Suspect' Behind Jewish Community Center Bomb Threats Is an Israeli Teen
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'Main Suspect' Behind Jewish Community Center Bomb Threats Is an Israeli Teen

They believe he was behind over 100 bomb threats in the US, Australia and New Zealand. Former Intercept reporter Juan Thompson was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on March 3 in connection...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Civilian deaths in Mosul an 'unintentional accident of war'

The risk of civilian casualties in western Mosul was always high as Iraqi government forces and their allies stage the assault. But he blamed Islamic State militants for likely holding the civilians hostage. ...More..

Brexit: May goes big on the economy and security
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Brexit: May goes big on the economy and security

We should go further. May's invocation of Article 50 of the EU's key treaty sets the clock ticking on two years of negotiations until Britain becomes the first major nation to leave the union - as Big Ben bon...More..

China says Westinghouse bankruptcy won't have big impact on nuclear plans
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

China says Westinghouse bankruptcy won't have big impact on nuclear plans

The Japanese company's bond yields jumped at the end of December after it announced the potential charge would exceed the initially anticipated amount of US$87mil. Westinghouse and Toshiba are working with t...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump on Health Care Bill Failure: 'We Were Very Close'

The GOP plan shares some similarities with the ACA, like requiring insurers to cover people with pre-existing conditions and providing coverage subsidies. There were also signs of frustration in the White House...More..