Turkey will maintain military presence in Syria: army

The offensive was launched last summer as part of the fight against the so-called "Islamic State."The military operation known as "Euphrates Shield" is now over, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced on Wednesday". "And we had a good discussion ar... More..

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Communities on alert as floods move south
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Communities on alert as floods move south

Resident Phillip Roberts was again watching catchment overflow from the Wilsons River creep ominously up the side of his auto and through parts of his home on Saturday. On the Gold Coast, wild winds were on the...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Republican joins calls for Devin Nunes to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

The "why" began when Nunes first revealed that intelligence officials may have inadvertently picked up communications of the president and his transition team. The lawyer wrote that if the White House did not r...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Super Bowl legend Tom Brady's missing jersey found

The jersey was actually found in Mexico and was found in the possession of a member of the worldwide media. "Hopefully when I get the jerseys back I can make something very positive come from this experience", ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Brazil Cruises Past Paraguay 3-0 in World Cup 2018 Qualifying

Brazil have been impressive in the CONMEBOL qualifiers, having won their last seven matches including the 4-1 thrashing of Uruguay . Argentina lost 2 - 0 to bolivia without their talisman which leave the...More..

Bulgarians vote in election that could bring pro-Moscow shift
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Bulgarians vote in election that could bring pro-Moscow shift

The karate-kicking Borisov's enthusiastically pro-European Union GERB party and the Socialist Party (BSP), newly led by the energetic Kornelia Ninova, are both seen garnering around 30 percent. A caretaker cabi...More..

EU Parliament Gives Citizens Rights First Priority in Brexit Talks
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

EU Parliament Gives Citizens Rights First Priority in Brexit Talks

Sterling, which has lost 25 cents against the dollar since the June 23 referendum, jumped to $1.25. The 6-page letter, signed by British Prime Minister Theresa May, officially kick-started a two-year period o...More..

Xi, Tillerson seek stronger ties as N. Korea hails rocket progress
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Xi, Tillerson seek stronger ties as N. Korea hails rocket progress

China has proposed double suspension formula under which US and South Korea should stop aggressive military exercises and North Korea should stop nuclear weapons programme, which drew lukewarm response from Was...More..

85-year-old grandmother survives five days stranded in Colorado mountains
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

85-year-old grandmother survives five days stranded in Colorado mountains

She left early because of ominous weather forecasts and was trying to find Interstate 70 ahead of the 240 mile drive home to Akron, CO when she took the wrong turn and began driving up a dirt road. That resourc...More..

Putin says claims that Russian Federation interfered in U.S. elections are 'lies'
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Putin says claims that Russian Federation interfered in U.S. elections are 'lies'

During the campaign, Trump variously said he did "have a relationship" with Putin and had interacted with the Russian president's "people" during visits to Moscow , including during the 2013 Miss Universe page...More..

Ryan says funding bill avoids shutdown fight
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Ryan says funding bill avoids shutdown fight

Speaking on "Fox News Sunday", Priebus held out the possibility of working with moderate Democrats as well as Republicans to pass other aspects of Trump's agenda, such as his proposed budget, the revamp of the ...More..

Rep. Devin Nunes Avoids Angry Protesters Amid House Intelligence Controversy
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Rep. Devin Nunes Avoids Angry Protesters Amid House Intelligence Controversy

These current investigations are being conducted by the House Committee, Senate Committee, and the FBI. "What he is instructing is Mike Flynn to do everything he can to cooperate with the committees as he's a...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Messi should have covered his mouth, says Valdano

The punishment was announced before Argentina lost at Bolivia 2-0 Tuesday, a result that left the two-time champions at risk of not qualifying for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation. Messi will a...More..

Merseyside Derby on Premier League Live
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Merseyside Derby on Premier League Live

But both rivals on the game in hand. The Toffees' last win at Anfield in any competition was in 1999, when Kevin Campbell netted in a 1-0 win. This is set to be his best season in the Premier League since...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Jones, Ream, Zusi start at Panama as Arena makes changes

Frankly, we haven't seen the likes of that since the Arena-coached 2002 World Cup team shocked the globe by reaching the tournament quarterfinals, and only narrowly falling to Germany. The final round of World...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo Speaks at Madeira Airport Renamed in His Honor

The Portugal and Real Madrid frontman arrived on the Atlantic Ocean island, where he grew up, for a ceremony to rename the airport in its capital Funchal "Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo ". Other wags opined the...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

London Attacker Acted Alone, Admits UK's Scotland Yard Police

Four people were killed when Islamist extremist Khalid Masood went on an 82-second rampage in Westminster on Wednesday. Two people are now in a critical condition - one with life-threatening injuries. The woman...More..

Protesters set fire to Paraguay Congress after secret vote on presidential term
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Protesters set fire to Paraguay Congress after secret vote on presidential term

The violent protests were sparked after a secret Senate vote earlier on Friday to approve a bill that would allow President Horacio Cartes to run for re-election. But sitting President Horactio Cartes is attemp...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Transit system ups service after I-85 collapse

No one was hurt when the span gave way on Thursday evening as a fire raged beneath it, sending thick black smoke into the air and briefly igniting a fireball before the structure fell in on itself, snarling tra...More..

Raised South Korean ferry Sewol arrives at port
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Raised South Korean ferry Sewol arrives at port

On Wednesday March 29, salvagers brought the ship up from a depth of 144 feet (44 meters) and loaded it onto a salvage vessel to be brought back to port. An eight-member civilian panel was formed to monitor the...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Venezuela prosecutor criticizes pro-government court ruling

The criticism came two days after the Supreme Court, which has staunchly backed Maduro through an economic and political crisis, assumed the powers of the National Assembly . "Maduro responded to Ortega in his...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

'Tremendous' traffic impact expected after bridge collapse

Deal said in a televised statement that the cause of the fire is still undetermined, but authorities are focusing on the possibility that polyvinyl chloride (PVC) piping commonly used in construction may have i...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump urges former adviser Flynn to cut immunity deal

Trump simply wants Flynn to testify. While it's unclear if Trump was coordinating with his former adviser, Flynn has told investigators that he's willing to be interviewed in return for immunity from prosecu...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny gets 15 days in jail

Authorities also arrested 17 people who work at Navalny's Anti-Corruption Foundation, which organized a livestream of all the rallies on YouTube , a director of the fund and Navalny's press secretary told ...More..

Syrian troops counter-attack after Damascus rebel incursion
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Syrian troops counter-attack after Damascus rebel incursion

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, said there had been big explosions heard in that area and that there were intense clashes between the army on one side and Tahrir al-Sham an...More..

Will EU give Britain easy ride in upcoming Brexit talks remains question
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Will EU give Britain easy ride in upcoming Brexit talks remains question

But once there is a tentative consensus between the two sides on major topics - the treatment of citizens in each other's nations, billions in budget commitments, legal clarity for companies working in Britain ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Tillerson: NATO 'fundamental' in countering Russian aggression

Mattis, appearing with his British counterpart in London, also called out the Putin regime for "mucking around" in other people's elections - a particularly notable claim coming at a time when federal and con...More..

South Sudan's leaders force famine on their people, analysts say
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

South Sudan's leaders force famine on their people, analysts say

The United Nations commission of inquiry for South Sudan now has broader powers to pursue human rights abuses in the country's civil war. Instead, just days after starvation was declared on February 20, tri...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump targets trade abuses with executive orders

US President Donald Trump is launching a campaign to pinpoint nations and goods responsible for his country's huge trade deficit . Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross told the FOX Business Network's Stuart...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Escalation Looming? Israel to Crush Syrian Air Defense if Jets Targeted Again

The move is seen as the most serious incident between Israel and pro-Assad forces since the beginning of the civil war in Syria six years ago. The Syrian army fired missiles at Israeli jets on Friday after se...More..

Xi to meet with Trump in Florida
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Xi to meet with Trump in Florida

The highly anticipated meeting will take place next Thursday and Friday at Trump's Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida. Xi congratulated Trump on winning the election, while the USA president told his Chinese count...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Westminster attack was over in just 82 seconds

Metropolitan Police counterterrorism chief Mark Rowley speaks to the media about the terrorist attack, outside New Scotland Yard in London, Friday March 24, 2017. The attack was the deadliest in Britain since 2...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Korean ferry set to be loaded on transport vessel

Then the submersible will sail to Mokpo - a major port about 87 kilometres (54 miles) away. The Sewol ferry broke through the surface of the water for the first time in almost three years on the early morni...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump to host Xi at his Florida residence next week

Trump and his wife Melania will also host Xi and China's first lady Peng Liyuan for dinner, it added. Trump had even questioned the efficacy of the "One-China" policy. As NPR's Laurel Walmsley reported Wednes...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Germany accuses Maduro of holding Venezuelans 'hostage'

Julio Borges (centre) tears a copy of a sentence of the Venezuela's Supreme Court during a news conference in Caracas . Venezuela's chief prosecutor broke with the government Friday and rebuked a Supreme Cou...More..