Six people arrested after deadly St. Petersburg subway bombing

Police in the city are on high alert following Monday's explosion that killed the attacker and 13 other people and wounded 55 others. There is no evidence the detainees, who are citizens of Central Asian countries, are in any way linked to Monday's... More..

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Church Bombing North of Egypt's Capital Kills 13

Witnesses told NBC News that people were leaving the cathedral when a suicide bomber was stopped at a checkpoint by a police officer. IS claimed the attacks via its Aamaq news agency, after recently warning t...More..

Homeland Security Sec. Unsure of the Cost of Mexico Border Wall
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Homeland Security Sec. Unsure of the Cost of Mexico Border Wall

The homeland security secretary also told lawmakers the number of families and children travelling alone had fallen, too. But he said it won't be routine. The Border Patrol and local police would establish a ...More..

One dies in Srinagar by-poll violence
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

One dies in Srinagar by-poll violence

Many polling stations drew a blank and poll staff winded up much before the stipulated time while protesters attacked several booths, mostly in central district Budgam, damaged EVMs and attempted to take the ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

President Trump defends decision not to hit runway on Syrian airbase

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, seeking assurances of US protection, was an early visitor to both the White House and Trump's Florida resort Mar-a-Lago. The report did not name the official, which is comm...More..

Supreme Court says impeachment of Bentley can proceed
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Supreme Court says impeachment of Bentley can proceed

The House Judiciary Committee was scheduled to begin impeachment hearings Monday. Montgomery Circuit Judge Greg Griffin has granted Gov. Robert Bentley's request for a temporary restraining order against the ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Syrian troops besiege Islamic State stronghold

The SDF is seeking to effectively encircle Raqa city before attacking the stronghold. Col. Joseph Scrocca, spokesman in Baghdad for the US -led coalition fighting IS in Syria and Iraq, said the USA -backed ...More..

Donald Trump leaves world guessing on next move in Syria
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Donald Trump leaves world guessing on next move in Syria

On Friday, senior US military officials were looking more closely at possible Russian involvement in the poison attack. A key test of whether the relationship can be salvaged comes next week when Secretary of...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Tillerson: Russian response to strikes disappointing, unsurprising

The Syrian government has denied it was behind the attack. The Russian Defense Ministry noted on Saturday that Washington has presented no evidence yet that the Shayrat airfield targeted by the U.S. "Do t...More..

US Carrier Strike Group Moves Toward Korean Peninsula
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

US Carrier Strike Group Moves Toward Korean Peninsula

Deployed from San Diego to the Western Pacific since January 5, the strike group conducted bilateral maneuvers with the South Korean navy in March. " The number one threat in the region continues to be North ...More..

Dunn, Long score twice each, US women roll past Russia 4-0
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Dunn, Long score twice each, US women roll past Russia 4-0

Russia's Anna Belomyttseva (13) watches as goalie Alena Belyaeva makes a save during the first half of an worldwide friendly soccer match against the United States in Frisco, Texas , Thursday, April 6, 2017....More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Rand Paul: Syria strikes 'not in the national interest'

They urged Trump to come to Congress to get authorization for military force. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., said . However, a number of lawmakers from both parties also expressed concern, saying that if the president p...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Will Oxford Cambridge Boat Race Go Ahead?

Cambridge bow Ashton Brown was understandably jubilant after the race. Oxford's Rebecca Esselstein made an error with her oar, known as catching a crab, and her crew never recovered. Their president, Michael ...More..

Deposed South Korean president arrested, jailed after long saga
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Deposed South Korean president arrested, jailed after long saga

But South Korea has a history of pardoning convicted former leaders, and some conservative politicians and media are urging that Park not be punished further, saying she has already lost the presidency, her r...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Dog attacks of United States postal workers highest in three decades

The dog owners are at fault and many should do more to assure their pets aren't in a position to bite, said letter carrier Joe Pastorie, who has been bitten several times over the 16 years he's been delivering ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

United States officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

Pence "affirmed that US policy in the region didn't change, its priority is to defeat Daesh in Iraq and the region", said a statement from Abadi's office. In an interview to air Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

South Korea succeeds in test of 800km-range new missile

North Korea's accelerated weapons testing schedule is likely to be high on the agenda, with the USA administration previously claiming that military options and secondary financial sanctions on Chinese banks ar...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

U.S. threatens more strikes against Syria

Factions of the Syrian revolution "view this strike as a turning point in the fight against impunity and as part of the global war on terrorism", the group wrote on social media. Larson has called on Congress t...More..

Israel will continue to care for Syrian wounded, prime minister vows
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Israel will continue to care for Syrian wounded, prime minister vows

It was unclear at this time how the decision would be implemented, since Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman opposed it. A Syrian man collects samples from the site of a suspected toxic gas attack in Khan Shei...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Canada's women ponder first Winter Olympics without their National Hockey League counterparts

Sittler said it's a loss for players, who may not get another chance to compete on this kind of worldwide stage. "There's still some time left", Sung told Yonhap News Agency. While the IIHF had agreed to pa...More..

Jacksonville progressives plan Friday protest of Syrian military action
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Jacksonville progressives plan Friday protest of Syrian military action

The terms used to describe such strikes are politically expedient for the Trump administration, opposed to its antithesis, sending in ground forces to take action. In a statement Friday, Sen. While he belie...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Spanish gov't refuses to make evaluations on ETA disarmament

French Mayor of Bayonne Jean-Rene Etchegaray, fourth left, delivers his speech ahead of the announcement by Ram Manikkalingam, third left, president of the Verification Commission for disarmament of ETA, the Ba...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Fmr. S. Korea Ambassador: The Solution to North Korea is China

But according to one White House official, Trump is not ruling anything out when it comes to dealing with Pyongyang. I would say I'm going to have someone over here in two days and we are going to talk about US...More..

Kyrgios-led Aussies can win Davis Cup title
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Kyrgios-led Aussies can win Davis Cup title

In the decisive reverse singles on Sunday, Sock will face Kyrgios and Isner takes on Thompson. Belgium lead Italy 2-1 in their quarter-final in Charleroi. I just want to play for my team and my country. It's ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Sweden arrests Uzbek man suspected of carrying out truck attack

Swedish citizens appeared largely shocked by the attack, with many bringing flowers to the site, and some bringing their children to teach them they must pay tribute to the victims, worldwide media reported . ...More..

Haley: No political solution in Syria with Assad in power
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Haley: No political solution in Syria with Assad in power

In the wide-ranging ABC interview , Tillerson also said the US has "no objective" to change North Korea's regime as Kim Jong Un continues to ramp up Pyongyang's nuclear program, and that there's no reason for ...More..

Russian Warship Heading to Syrian Port After US Attack
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Russian Warship Heading to Syrian Port After US Attack

Russian President Vladimir Putin believed the attack at the Syrian airbase to be an act of aggression that "dealt a serious blow to Russia-US relations". "The ship will operate in the region in accordance to th...More..

Father's tribute to British victim of Stockholm attack
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Father's tribute to British victim of Stockholm attack

A further 15 people were injured in the incident, with 10 of those still in hospital and four in a serious condition. A spokeswoman for the Foreign Office said: "We now know that a British man was killed duri...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Brit Chris Bevington Among Four Killed In Stockholm Truck Attack

Stockholm county spokesman Patrik Soderberg said four of the 10 were considered "seriously" injured and the remaining six, including a child, were slightly injured. Two months later it is believed the suspect ...More..

Abe praises Trump's security commitment after call on Syria, N Korea
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Abe praises Trump's security commitment after call on Syria, N Korea

After the telephone summit, Abe appeared before reporters and said that he told the US president, "I highly value the strong commitment you have shown to USA allies and for the peace and safety of the world". T...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

South Korea successfully test launches long-range ballasting missile - agency

The North has carried out five nuclear tests - two of them a year ago - and expert satellite imagery analysis suggests it could well be preparing for a sixth. This tension-filled situation requires Japan to e...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Second terrorist attack on Palm Sunday kills 18, injures 40

The blast at the church in Alexandria was caused by a suicide bomber who was stopped by police when trying to storm the entrance, said Egypt's interior ministry. At least 31 people have been killed after bomb...More..

What Russia's Military Looks Like Compared to the U.S.
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

What Russia's Military Looks Like Compared to the U.S.

Both American and United Nations officials admit there have always been questions about Syria's adherence to a 2013 USA and Russia-brokered agreement that required Syria "not to develop, produce, retain or use ...More..

North Korean Defector Says Kim Jong
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

North Korean Defector Says Kim Jong

Kim Jong Nam, the elder half-brother of the North's young, unpredictable leader Kim Jong Un, was killed at Kuala Lumpur's airport on February 13 in a weird assassination using VX nerve agent, a chemical so le...More..

Hong Kong Sevens: Germany thumps Uganda
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Hong Kong Sevens: Germany thumps Uganda

Kolinisau said playing at the Hong Kong Sevens was a childhood dream for most Fijians so winning the tournament was extra special. He's a tough guy and where else would you rather be than in the Semi-Finals at ...More..