Northern Ireland faces direct rule from London as power-sharing talks breakdown

Northern Ireland voted for the United Kingdom to stay in the European Union and the border with the Republic of Ireland, an EU member state, is a concern for negotiators. Under current legislation, the Government is obliged to call another Assembly e... More..

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Led anti-Daesh campaign hitting new phase

Speaking after Tillerson, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said his government is doing its best to facilitate the return of displaced people to their homes, noting that local economies have begun to normal...More..

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Senate intelligence leaders: 20 people to be questioned, first hearing Thursday

Nunes, R-Calif., has been the subject of growing scrutiny over the past week since he announced that members of President Donald Trump's transition team were incidentally caught up in surveillance by the USA in...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

N. Korea engine test may be prelude to partial ICBM flight

North Korea has yet to develop an ICBM largely due to the country's clear inability to master atmospheric re-entry; however, Pyongyang may soon push for a test of the first stage. Pyongyang has been bristling o...More..

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USA military launches formal investigation into civilian deaths in Mosul

IS has targeted civilians and used them as human shields, while strikes by anti-IS forces have also left civilians dead. "As we move into these urban environments, it is going to become more and more hard to ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Bulgarian center-right GERB wins most votes in election

After the first exit polls were released on Sunday evening, Borissov said the result confirmed that "GERB has to be a leading party in government", promising to form a cabinet as fast as possible and with "fe...More..

South African rand plunges amid fresh political turmoil
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

South African rand plunges amid fresh political turmoil

If Gordhan or his deputy, Mcebisi Jonas , are fired , "the selloff will be vigorous", said Jonathan Hertz, chief executive officer of Peregrine Holdings Ltd., which has 105 billion rand in assets under manage...More..

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United Kingdom also bans electronics from cabin

For example, Emirates said its usa -bound passengers transiting through Dubai International Airport must place the banned devices in checked bags at the point of origin. Laptops, tablets and portable game conso...More..

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Ivanka Trump becomes unpaid White House employee

Of the 20 people, the committee has scheduled interviews with five so far. Trump had said she'd voluntarily follow such provisions. The newspaper reported that the Justice Department had notified Yates ...More..

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Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch to be blocked by Democrats

Democrats are justifiably angered by the treatment of Merrick Garland, President Obama's nominee to fill the Scalia seat. No doubt about it, Gorsuch is a more conservative nominee than Democrats would like. C...More..

Police pursue stolen vehicle in 2nd chase through San Fernando Valley
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Police pursue stolen vehicle in 2nd chase through San Fernando Valley

The driver was speeding on the 405 Freeway and is now traveling through Sherman Oaks. The driver may have jumped into that second vehicle, the truck, under the overpass, out of sight from authorities, eventuall...More..

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European Union reunites in Rome

The Unite for Europe March started nearly simultaneously with another meeting in Italy's capital Rome where the leaders of 27 remaining states of the bloc signed a declaration of unity. The weekend saw lead...More..

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Oklahoma officer, 22, wounded in shootout

Kidney said Terney was from Canadian and was also a volunteer firefighter. KOCO-TV, the ABC affiliate in Oklahoma City, said court records reveal Shepard was suspected of breaking into property owned by his...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

U.S. general says coalition 'probably' had role in civilian casualties in Mosul

US General Stephen Townsend said a general had been appointed to lead an investigation into the March 17 strike in the densely populated area, scene of intense fighting between Iraqi forces and Islamic State....More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Socialite Arrested for Charging Secure Areas at Mar-a-Lago!

The City of West Palm's Mayor said she wants money too. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office and other local law enforcement agencies assist the Secret Service when President Donald Trump visits Palm Beach....More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Seattle Sues Trump Administration Over 'Sanctuary City' Threat

The more than 300 sanctuary jurisdictions across the country release thousands of illegal immigrants subject to deportation back onto the streets every year, at a risk to public safety. "The American pe...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

United States 'probably had a role' in Mosul deaths, commander says

He said investigators are assessing whether ISIS was fighting from the building with civilians in order to "lure" the USA "deliberately, or they were just using them as human shields to try to protect their fi...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Northern Ireland Can Leave the UK For Europe

Brokenshire said he would make a further statement in the House of Commons on Tuesday laying out more detail. It is hard to see what will change in the next few weeks. "We are standing firm". Sinn Fein have...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Yankees open season looking to future arrivals

Fellow right-hander Chad Green is also in the mix, and Girardi said it's possible that the No. 5 competition could extend beyond Sunday's season opener; the Yankees won't need a fifth starter until April 1...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

OPEC to Look at Extending Oil Production Cuts

This makes United States crude oil appealing for importers, further negating the impact of OPEC output-cuts. Oil prices have surged due to weakened U.S. OPEC and eleven other leading producers agreed late a...More..

USA stocks trade mixed as United Kingdom starts Brexit process
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

USA stocks trade mixed as United Kingdom starts Brexit process

Norbert Spinrath, Brexit spokesman for Martin Schulz's Social Democrats, recently said: "We expect the British to do the honourable thing". Downing Street insisted her comments were not a threat to European U...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump's olive branch: Offer Merrick Garland the next Supreme Court seat

Chuck Schumer said Judge Neil Gorsuch favoured the "powerful over the weak" and failed to answer "question after question" in his confirmation hearing. Nothing else matters in deciding whether he should beco...More..

3 civilians, militant killed in J&K encounter
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

3 civilians, militant killed in J&K encounter

A soldier was also injured in the exchange of fire that lasted for almost 10 hours. Shops and commercial establishments remained closed in Srinagar . As per the official figures more than 90 youths have turn...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Police Say Murder Suspect Came to NYC to Kill Black Men

And sometimes they marched in silence. According to the Washington Post , James Harris Jackson , a 28 year-old Army veteran, had taken a Bolt Bus from Baltimore to New York City early this week with int...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Fearless Girl Statue Staying in Place on Wall Street

Now the statue, which depicts a pony-tailed girl in a dress defiantly looking up at the bull, will remain at her post until February 2018, NY politicians announced at a press conference on Monday. "We are an ...More..

British Pound Steady as Brexit-Inspired Selloff Fizzles
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

British Pound Steady as Brexit-Inspired Selloff Fizzles

On Wednesday, Cameron's successor May launched the process to leave the EU, formally notifying the bloc via a letter to EU President Donald Tusk. The EU Parliament's chief Brexit negotiator has told Sky New...More..

Prevent Child Abuse Utah launches
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Prevent Child Abuse Utah launches "Promise to Protect" campaign

We desire to send a clear message to all involved with the abused child that this child is part of our organization, and that we are prepared to lend our physical and emotional support to them by affiliation, a...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

European Union seeks unity amid crises

They waved European Union and Scottish flags and carried placards showing their opposition to Brexit. Meeting without Britain just days before it triggers its divorce. The Rome Declaration calls attention to...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Poll Finds Republicans Blame Congress, Not Trump, for Healthcare Reform Failure

Those favoring an investigation include 82 percent of Democrats and 35 percent of Republicans; those opposing one include 14 percent of Democrats and 59 percent of Republicans. Besides Trump, who backed the bil...More..

Lauding the prime minister, Adityanath said,
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Lauding the prime minister, Adityanath said, "The"

After taking oath as the Chief Minister on March 19, he had been staying at VVIP Guest House close by and was operating from there. The Chief Minister also said the government has already started the process ...More..

A History of Steve King's Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

A History of Steve King's Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric

King is back in the news this week for going out of his way on Twitter to associate with Dutch extremist politician Geert Wilders , who favors closing all mosques and banning the Koran. We're a proud ...More..

Failed North Korean missile exploded 'within seconds,' United States says
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Failed North Korean missile exploded 'within seconds,' United States says

The military said it had detected a launch attempt near Wonsan in eastern North Korea around 7.49am (5.49am Wednesday Thailand time) but the missile exploded seconds afterwards. North Korea said previous year...More..

Day 2 of Astana talks to focus on separation of terrorists
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Day 2 of Astana talks to focus on separation of terrorists

Government forces recovered the station in Khafseh last week and immediately began working on repairs. State media said the bomber had ducked into the restaurant after being chased by security services. The...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

South Korea says Sewol ferry remains are animal bones

The crew is now fastening and fixing the Sewol to the transportation ship before heading for the port of Mokpo, some 90 kilometers away, the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries said. "You should hang in there a ...More..

Le Pen says France's National Front receives no funding from Russian Federation
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Le Pen says France's National Front receives no funding from Russian Federation

Asked how the Putin-Le Pen meeting was different from the Macron-Merkel one, de Danne said: "Macron-Merkel it's the declining establishment, Le Pen and Putin represent the freedom of the people, cooperation in...More..