North Korea's Latest Missile Launch Fails

It came after North Korea fired four ballistic missiles that landed in waters off Japan earlier this month. Mr Choe, deputy ambassador at the DPRK (North Korean) mission to the United Nations in Geneva , told Reuters his country would work... More..

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Israeli police: Palestinian stabs 3 in old city of Jerusalem

Israel's MDA emergency medical service said two 18-year-old men and a paramilitary police officer sustained light-to-moderate injuries and needed hospital care. It was the latest incident in a wave of Palestini...More..

US Rep. Ted Poe resigns from Freedom Caucus
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

US Rep. Ted Poe resigns from Freedom Caucus

Though Trump and Ryan have talked several times, Spicer said the White House has not "picked a strategy and we're going to go with this group or that group". "Right now we have the '17 and we want to use the ...More..

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ICE Report Lists DeKalb County As Uncooperative With Immigration Agents

A new weekly report enacted by President Trump through a January 25 Executive Order put Chelan County Regional Justice Center on a list of state and local jails who refused to hold a suspect on an ICE detai...More..

Health Care Reform Lives, Vindicating House Conservatives
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Health Care Reform Lives, Vindicating House Conservatives

The bill was pulled from the House floor Friday in a humiliating political defeat for the president, having lacked support from either the conservative Republicans or Democrats. Poe tweeted Friday that some law...More..

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ROBINSON: Why Trump is eyeing Democrats

The caucus and Trump also share a similar base of supporters, but after the failure of the bill Trump seemed to have lost his patience. "So again, I think part of it is that I think if people are more concern...More..

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Comfortable win for Merkel's party in state election

The CDU benefited from a popular state premier, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, a Merkel ally who supported her throughout the refugee crisis even as some other party leaders turned on her. Saarland is now run by a...More..

Will Westinghouse Bankruptcy Leave Cranberry Reeling?
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Will Westinghouse Bankruptcy Leave Cranberry Reeling?

Toshiba, the goal is mitigating growing liabilities that stem from guarantees that it provided. However, the Japanese firm that the writedown of its U.S. Many U.S. lawmakers and nuclear industry officials say...More..

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Bill Clinton and Arlene Foster attend funeral for Martin McGuinness in Derry

McGuinness left off. The funeral of Mr McGuinness will take place at St Columba's Long Tower church at 2pm. The green, white and orange Irish flag adorned his coffin as it lay in the Catholic Saint Columb...More..

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Fast Facts: What to know about Britain's divorce of the EU

We are considering what steps, if any, might need to be taken to formally terminate the EEA Agreement as a matter of global law. The guidelines also say the issue of citizens living in each other's countrie...More..

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China hopes Xi-Trump meeting to chart bilateral ties in new era

It will be the first meeting between Xi and Trump, whose presidency began on January 20, amid heightened tensions between the world's two largest economies over issues including North Korea, the disputed South ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Maxine Waters: Trump "Doesn't Deserve To Be President"

O'Reilly then dismissed Waters as just "spouting the left-wing company line" and bemoaned her idea of patriotism as ideological nonsense. CBS Los Angeles spoke to a couple women who grew up near Waters' dis...More..

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India among target countries in Trump trade review

The first order calls for Congress and the US Trade Representative to develop a report within 90 days that identifies trade abuse. In remarks in the Oval Office, Trump said he'd seen first-hand as he trav...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Senate hearing probes Russian election meddling; Putin rejects accusations

Rubio explained that he was unaware of the intentions of these attacks, though an earlier hearing offered up the idea that it was possible Russian Federation attempted to target him with misleading informatio...More..

Korea tests high-thrust missile engine
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Korea tests high-thrust missile engine

While building ever better long-range missiles and smaller nuclear warheads to pair with them, North Korea has marked a number of successes in its space programme. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un had personally...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Schiff Faults White House for Withholding Documents From House Committee

Michael T. Flynn, the former national security adviser, has offered to be interviewed by House and Senate investigators who are examining the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation in exchange for immun...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Venezuela president rejects coup claims in crisis

Nearly 200 people, including two leading Venezuelan politicians, protested Friday night in Doral after the Venezuelan Supreme Court seized power from the National Assembly , Venezuela's version of Congress, in...More..

French candidate Fillon vows to fight Islamic extremism
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

French candidate Fillon vows to fight Islamic extremism

First round voting intentions for the frontrunners, centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen, both slipped by one percentage point to 25 and 24 percent respectively, while third placed conser...More..

Liverpool's Mane injured in Merseyside derby
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Liverpool's Mane injured in Merseyside derby

We are confident that, in principle, the opposition will score both sides, but without exceeding the totals at around 4.5 goals . Mane's importance to the team was underlined as he scored an individual goal...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Scottish Parliament to defy United Kingdom and back independence referendum

About 62% of Scottish voters backed the United Kingdom remaining part of the European Union in June 2016 and the SNP manifesto for last year's Holyrood elections made clear another ballot on independence should...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Germany: Merkel's CDU wins state elections in Saarland

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) on Sunday won a regional election in the western state of Saarland with 40 per cent of the votes, exit poll results showed. "For Merkel, th...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Thailand on Trump's trade hit list

The first order commissions a report, to be released in 90 days, on a country by country, product by product, investigation into trade practices that contribute to the $500 billion United States trade deficit ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

President Trump Is Under Fire for Potential Interference in Russia Investigations

Coats is now leading the review, though it does not include potentially scrapping the office he now runs, according to the officials. However, after initially saying that Trump's own communications had been p...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Lawmaker: WH was wrong for withholding intelligence documents

Days later, Nunes announced that he had evidence, via an unnamed source, showing that Trump and his aides' communications had been collected through legal means but then "widely disseminated" throughout governm...More..

Trump official implies border wall might go on Mexico side of river
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump official implies border wall might go on Mexico side of river

But Mr Blunt signalled Mr Trump's request could complicate negotiations. "I don't know any rational person who wants a shutdown". Building a wall "is complex in some areas", including Big Bend National Park a...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

On 'Brexit', divorce first, trade talks later, European Union says

The draft guidelines outline a " phased approach " that the EU will require Britain to follow before talks about any deal on access to the European single market of more than 500 million consumers. And all co...More..

Venezuela high court reverses move to strip congress' power
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Venezuela high court reverses move to strip congress' power

An opposition member, center, argues with a supporter of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro during a protest outside of Venezuela's General Prosecutor's office in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, March 31, 2017. O...More..

3 arrested in Atlanta fire underneath interstate bridge
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

3 arrested in Atlanta fire underneath interstate bridge

Commuters in some of Atlanta's densely populated northern suburbs face the prospect of needing to find alternative routes or take public transport for weeks or even months. In the aftermath, Gov. Nathan Deal ...More..

Muzaffarnagar shame: School warden strips 70 students to check for 'menstrual blood'
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Muzaffarnagar shame: School warden strips 70 students to check for 'menstrual blood'

Police have ordered an enquiry has been ordered into the shocking incident. We were called downstairs (from the hostel). The outrageous incident came to light on Wednesday when the students of the school protes...More..

North Korea Tests High Performance Rocket Engine, Ignoring US Threat
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

North Korea Tests High Performance Rocket Engine, Ignoring US Threat

North Korea's state-run news agency reported that Pyongyang has successfully tested a "new type" of high-thrust rocket engine seen as a step closer to the realization of Kim Jong-Un's vow to launch an ICBM th...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

London attacks: Queen honours British minister who tried to save policeman

The revelation came as Met detectives continued to investigate whether Masood, who used a number of other aliases, acted alone or had accomplices. The British police have sought more information on the man wh...More..

South Africa's Zuma is asked to miss activist's funeral
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

South Africa's Zuma is asked to miss activist's funeral

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa attended the funeral on the government's behalf. Zuma, 74, has shown no signs of stepping down before his second and final term as president ends in 2019. "I can imagine how p...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Russia's ex-MP shot in Ukraine; Kiev calls it 'state terror'

The Ukrainian Gordon news agency, February (explanations in parentheses by the Kyiv Post ): "On Russian television channels everyone is shouting: Voronenkov should be exchanged for Roman Sushchenko (a Ukrainia...More..

UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball declares for National Basketball Association draft after tourney loss
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball declares for National Basketball Association draft after tourney loss

When the game was over, so were their thousands of fans that turned FedEx Forum into Rupp Arena Southwest. De'Aaron Fox scored a career-high 39 points to lead the Wildcats to an 86-75 win over the Bruins Fr...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump to Take on Trade Abuses, Deficit in New Executive Order

China, Japan, Germany, Mexico, Ireland, Vietnam, Italy, South Korea, India, Malaysia, Thailand, France, Switzerland, Taiwan, Indonesia and Canada were countries named in the briefing by Mr. Also this week, he r...More..