Civil liberties groups sue US, seek details on travel ban

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Portland, seeks records from the Boston field office of U.S. Customs and Border Protection about how any travel ban may have been carried out in six global airports in New England. Mitra Ebadolahi , of the AC... More..

by | Published 10 days ago
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Manafort registering with U.S. as foreign agent

Maloni said, referring to the Foreign Agents Registration Act. It acknowledged its work could have principally benefited Ukraine's government, led at the time by a pro-Russian political party. Manafort is expec...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Syria strikes: Site of chemical attack hit again

A statement carried on the military media arm of Hezbollah condemned the American strike in much stronger language, saying it had "crossed red lines" and vowing to "reply with force" to any future aggression "i...More..

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to condemn Syria gas attack
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to condemn Syria gas attack

It was an ominous start to Tillerson's visit - the first to Russian Federation by a Trump Cabinet official. Tillerson conceded the two world powers had "sharp differences" that have obstructed co-operation bu...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Tillerson meets with Putin in Moscow as tensions rise over Syria

American officials said the base had launched an alleged chemical weapons attack in north-western Syria which killed more than 80 civilians. "Lavrov added Russian Federation has no intention of revoking its s...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

NY appeals court judge found dead on Hudson River shore

The medical examiner is to determine the exact cause of death. "On behalf of all New Yorkers, I extend my deepest sympathies to her family, loved ones and colleagues during this trying and hard time". She said ...More..

Veteran hiker identified as man who died on California peak
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Veteran hiker identified as man who died on California peak

David Smith of the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office. The cause of his death is under investigation. The body was located about 2:10 p.m. Tuesday by a San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department flight c...More..

Stockholm attack: Suspect had asylum application rejected
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Stockholm attack: Suspect had asylum application rejected

Police also said about five people of interest remain in police custody. Four people were killed and 15 were injured when the lorry crashed into the front of a department store. On Friday, the 39-year-old is ...More..

Xi urges peaceful resolution of N. Korea tensions in Trump call
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Xi urges peaceful resolution of N. Korea tensions in Trump call

Navy strike group led by the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson in its mission off the Korean coast. Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Lu Kang said yesterday it was "irresponsible and even risky to take any acti...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Regime change in Syria a priority of Trump administration: Haley

Trump said that the attack was a response to the alleged chemical weapon use in Syria's Idlib province on Tuesday, which resulted in the death of over 80 people. The United States is "playing the terrorism game...More..

Mamata-Hasina bonhomie over dinner raises hopes for water accord
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Mamata-Hasina bonhomie over dinner raises hopes for water accord

India and Bangladesh signed five defence-related MoUs, including a $500 million line of credit for defence purchases from India. We made a decision to take our bilateral relations to a new high. Modi also assur...More..

OH prison inmates 'built computers and hid them in ceiling'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

OH prison inmates 'built computers and hid them in ceiling'

The computers were also used to illicitly create security clearance passes for inmates to gain access to restricted areas and download hacking tools that could be used in network attacks. "It surprised me that ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

'Low level of trust' between US and Russia, Tillerson says

USA secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Russian president Vladimir Putin and foreign minister Sergey Lavrov at the Kremlin Wednesday. This will be the first face to face meeting between the two topmost ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Putin backing 'evil person' in Syria's Assad, says Trump

Lavrov told Tillerson Moscow was hoping to understand Washington's "real intentions" and warned that the Kremlin considered it "fundamentally important" to prevent more "unlawful" U.S. And he suggested th...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Alabama lawmakers rejoice over new leadership in Governor's office

The outgoing governor, who is leaving office in the middle of his second term , has been plagued by scandal since the revelation of an affair with his former senior political adviser, Rebekah Caldwell Mason ,...More..

Russia's Putin starts meeting with Tillerson in Kremlin
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russia's Putin starts meeting with Tillerson in Kremlin

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tillerson might meet Putin later on Wednesday if the two top diplomats decided it would be useful to brief the Russian president on their talks. Before meeting Putin, Till...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China calls for calm as USA dispatches naval might to Korean waters

Trump and other US officials have repeatedly called on China to leverage its status as North Korea's biggest economic partner and source of food and fuel aid in order to force Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear w...More..

China offers concessions to avert trade war with US: FT
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China offers concessions to avert trade war with US: FT

The new order, if issued, would seek to determine whether US trade deficits for those product lines are the result of dumping of imported products below cost and unfair subsidies by foreign governments, the off...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russian Foreign Ministry warns Tillerson against presenting ultimatums

Washington is leading a campaign of airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State fighters and has backed rebels fighting against Assad during a six-year civil war, but until last week the United States had avoided...More..

Death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan is shameful, says Baba Ramdev
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan is shameful, says Baba Ramdev

ISPR said in a statement he had confessed to being tasked by India's intelligence service with planning, coordinating and organising espionage and sabotage activities in Balochistan "aiming to destabilise and w...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rouhani, Putin: US attack on Syria is act of invasion

Putin hasn't lost hope of making a "grand deal" with Trump , but the Russian leader's unflinching support for Damascus indicates that he doesn't see dumping Assad as part of it. Lavrov countered, saying, as in...More..

Boy, 8, craves burger, drives dad's van a mile to McDonald's
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Boy, 8, craves burger, drives dad's van a mile to McDonald's

With the way technology is anymore kids will learn how to do anything and everything. Police were called to a McDonald's in East Palestine, Ohio , over reports Sunday night that a young boy had pulled up to ...More..

8-year-old drives little sister to McDonald's for cheeseburger
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

8-year-old drives little sister to McDonald's for cheeseburger

After reaching the drive-thru at the fast-food restaurant, the boy paid for the cheeseburgers with money from his piggy bank. Witnesses told officers that the boy followed the rules of the road by stopping for ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Easter Bunny to Kick Off Egg Hunt at American Legion

Event time: 8-11 a.m. Exeter City Park is located at Chestnut & D. St. So the Little Oaks also had their traditional Easter egg hunt , but before the start of the Easter Holidays. "It's been busy, but good",...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sergio Garcia wins Masters playoff

This time, they were accompanied by a smile. Sergio Garcia of Spain celebrates winning the Masters in Augusta , Ga., on Sun., April 9, 2017 . Jack Nicklaus (six wins), Ben Crenshaw (two wins), Tiger Woo...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Malaysians return from Pyongyang in swop deal

Tension between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang arose following the killing of Kim Jong-nam, 46, the elder brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the KL 2 global airport (klia2), here on Feb 13 . Those b...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

South Korea reportedly tests long-range ballistic missile

The missile fired from land in the area of the eastern coastal city of Sinpo on Wednesday morning flew about 60 kilometers, according to a South Korean military statement. Pyongyang has shown no sign of reinin...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Borussia Dortmund attack: Islamist suspect held

The explosives detonated minutes after the Dortmund team bus pulled away from the squad's hotel on its way to the stadium. The team's Swiss goalkeeper Roman Buerki was sitting in the back row of the bus, next...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Police detain suspect with Islamist ties in Dortmund bus attack

According to the DPA German news agency , the note also made specific reference to the truck attack on a Christmas market in Berlin past year. The attack was claimed by the Islamic State group. The explosives s...More..

US, Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US, Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

President Trump, in an interview with Fox Business , argued that Assad was a war criminal. The Syrian civil war is among several topics on the agenda for Trump's meeting with Stoltenberg, the senior White ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US Concludes Russia Had Advance Knowledge of Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack

On Monday Tillerson raised fresh expectations for aggressive US action - and not only in Syria - as he visited the site of a World War II Nazi massacre in central Italy, saying the USA would hold to account "al...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Air strike kills 18 in Syria's Idlib province - Observatory

Boris Johnson decided not go to Russian Federation amid growing pressure on President Vladimir Putin to cut his ties with Syria's Bashar al Assad in the wake of a suspected chemical attack that killed at least ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Does Trump have a foreign policy? Mixed US messages leave Russian Federation wondering

Meanwhile, President Donald Trump told a TV channel that the USA had no intention to involve more deeply in the Syrian civil war, indicating that the missile strike was a specific response to the chemical wea...More..

NDA aims to win big in 2019, allies participate
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

NDA aims to win big in 2019, allies participate

Union minister and LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan put forth a proposal for fighting the upcoming Lok Sabha election under Modi and expanding the NDA's base across the country. Uddhav also cracked a joke during his...More..

Pentagon chief says 'no doubt' Syria behind chemical attack
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Pentagon chief says 'no doubt' Syria behind chemical attack

The two defense ministers also underlined that the recent U.S. attack on a Syrian military airbase could by no means undermine the resistance front's determination to fight against the terrorist groups. A senio...More..