Russian Warship Storming Toward Toward US Destroyers That Launched Strikes

The frigate Admiral Grigorovich left its station in the Black Sea and headed towards the Eastern Mediterranean after crossing through Turkey's Bosphorus Straits, Russian media reported on Friday. According to Russian government-owned news site Spu... More..

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With inquiries looming, Manafort indicates he'll reveal more about Ukraine dealings

Spokesman Jason Maloni said in a statement that Manafort's lobbying for a foreign client ended before he began working on Mr. Trump's presidential campaign, and "was not conducted on behalf of the Russian gover...More..

'No doubt' Syria behind chemical attack: Mattis
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'No doubt' Syria behind chemical attack: Mattis

But after last week's chemical weapons attack their relationship is increasingly becoming a burden for Putin, jeopardizing chances for improved relations with the U.S. Tillerson kept to more calibrated remarks,...More..

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Comedian Charlie Murphy dies following leukemia battle

He had been receiving chemotherapy for the disease, according to The Huffington Post . He was 57 years old. Famous in his own right for the Chapelle Show , the stand-up comedian, actor and writer died tod...More..

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USA prepared to 'do more' in Syria, says Nikki Haley

The former ExxonMobil chief executive noted that holding such talks would require the participation of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime along with its allies. US President Donald Trump said there was n...More..

China's Xi Tells Trump He Wants Peaceful Solution to North Korea
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China's Xi Tells Trump He Wants Peaceful Solution to North Korea

People practice for the expected parade on the main Kim Il Sung square in central Pyongyang, North Korea April 12, 2017 . In a pair of tweets on Tuesday, Trump doubled down on a vow to act unilaterally aga...More..

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AP investigation: Manafort firm received Ukraine ledger payout

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort will register as a foreign agent, becoming the second member of the Trump campaign to do so after Michael Flynn . Last month, the AP reported that the USA government...More..

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Rahmat Akilov confesses to Stockholm attack

He is accused of barrelling a stolen beer truck down a busy pedestrian street on Friday afternoon, mowing down shoppers before smashing into the facade of the Ahlens department store. Lofven said. "I think we...More..

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Canadian and French Leaders Pay Homage to Fallen Soldiers at Vimy Ridge

Most importantly, for the first time in the so called "Great War", all four Canadian divisions would fight together. Trudeau said one of the 80,000 Canadians in the battle, 20-year-old William Bell, had wri...More..

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Philippine Troops Kill Militant Blamed For Beheading Canadians

Five Abu Sayyaf militants and four soldiers were killed during a fire-fight on the island of Bohol, about 650 kilometres south-east of Manila on Tuesday, after security forces spotted 10 militants on three bo...More..

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Nikki Haley: No solution to war with Assad in power

Washington claims the base was used by the Syrian government to launch a chemical attack on civilians in Idlib province on Tuesday, where around 80 people were killed. "A political solution is going to have to...More..

White House accuses Russian Federation of covering up Syria chemical attack
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

White House accuses Russian Federation of covering up Syria chemical attack

Referring to the United States air strike, he said: "But there was a violation of global law". "It was very clear the Assad regime planned it, orchestrated it and executed it", he said. And he suggested tha...More..

Western Digital Corp (WDC) Reaches New 12-Month High Following Analyst Upgrade
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Western Digital Corp (WDC) Reaches New 12-Month High Following Analyst Upgrade

In a report released today, Vijay Rakesh from Mizuho Securities reiterated a Buy rating on Western Digital ( NASDAQ: WDC ), with a price target of $92. ClariVest Asset Management LLC now owns 2,786 shares o...More..

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Mattis: Missile strike took out 20% of Syria's air force

A minister in the Turkish government, which has launched an investigation of its own, reportedly said Tuesday there is "concrete evidence" that sarin gas was used in the attack that killed dozens of people near...More..

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Northern Ireland talks suspended ahead of Easter

The Northern Ireland Secretary has confirmed the current round of talks to restore powersharing will be suspended for Easter. Talks are still ongoing at Stormont six weeks after an election was held. Party ...More..

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Trump needs to tread with care on North Korea

The North regularly threatens to destroy the South and its main ally, the United States. Charles Stevenson, acting associate director of the American Foreign Policy Program at the Johns Hopkins University Sch...More..

G-7 ministers appeal to Russia on Syria but reject sanctions
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G-7 ministers appeal to Russia on Syria but reject sanctions

The U.S. attacked the Syrian air base in retaliation for what it said was a chemical weapons assault by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Days after the incident, the USA blasted 59 Tomahawk missiles at the...More..

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US and Russia agree on Syria probe

The tense negotiations with Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov come at a time when the U.S. and Russian Federation have traded blame over chemical attacks in Syria, which has entered its seventh year of wa...More..

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U.S. says North Korean missile test failed with fiery ocean crash

Abe also told Trump that Japan is paying attention to how China handles the issue of North Korea . It flew a distance of around 60 kilometers (37 miles) and flew as high as 189 kilometers (117 miles), South...More..

North Korea Threatens 'Toughest Counteraction' After US Moves Navy Ships
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

North Korea Threatens 'Toughest Counteraction' After US Moves Navy Ships

In a statement late Saturday, the U.S. Navy's Third Fleet said the strike group had been directed to sail north, but it did not specify the destination. The regime also has recently conducted several missile en...More..

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Russian Federation condemns U.S. over 'absurd' response to Mosul civilian deaths

A spokesman for the US-led coalition against ISIL could not immediately be reached for comment. The US-led anti-ISIS coalition said it was unable on Friday evening to confirm the information that was reporte...More..

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Rep. Devin Nunes Steps Aside from Russia Investigation

Two ethics watchdog groups filed complaints about the chairman of the House intelligence committee , Republican Devin Nunes of California. Now, the congressman said , with this "bullsh**" ethics committ...More..

Sanders: Trump will be a one-term president
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sanders: Trump will be a one-term president

Sanders' popularity rating has fallen since a Morning Consult poll in september 2016 - at that time, his approval rating was at 87 percent. 85,000 voters across the USA evaluated their senators' job perform...More..

BC political parties focus on pocketbook issues
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

BC political parties focus on pocketbook issues

Standing back and watching the nascent, knock-down, drag-out fight will be the leader of the Green Party, Andrew Weaver. While this may seem like good news for the New Democrats, there are problems. "We're go...More..

Two Chicago men who said gays should be slaughtered face terrorism charges
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Two Chicago men who said gays should be slaughtered face terrorism charges

The confidential source said Schimenti worked to prepare the source for "purported travel overseas to fight on the behalf of ISIS" and that Jones provided an introduction to someone he believed would assist the...More..

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Xi and Trump discuss North Korea, Syria over phone

China has resisted taking hard action against North Korea since it has a vested interest in preserving the state, which acts as a physical and cultural buffer between China and the Western-oriented, democrati...More..

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U.S. prepared to 'do more' in Syria, says Nikki Haley

Palestinian backers of Syrian President Bashar Assad hold a banner with the colors of the Palestinian and Syrian flags as they rally in the West Bank city of Nablus against US strikes. "I think the real failure...More..

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Aaron Hernandez team claims victim was returning gunfire

He has also pleaded not guilty to a witness intimidation charge for allegedly shooting Alexander Bradley , his former friend and marijuana supplier, in February 2013 in Florida in an effort to silence him abo...More..

Pioneering New York judge's body found in Hudson River
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Pioneering New York judge's body found in Hudson River

As of Wednesday night, the New York Court of Appeals - Abdus-Salaam's employer - had not appeared to issue a statement. She was appointed as an associate justice of the appellate division by Gov. Her husband,...More..

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World Cup 2026 Q&A

Victor Montagliani , left, President of the Canadian Soccer Association, Sunil Gulati, center, President of the United States Soccer Federation, and Decio de Maria , President of the Mexican Football Fed...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

After the USA attacked a Syrian airbase with cruise missiles in response to the chemical attack, both Russian Federation and Iran said they will "respond with force" if there were further US strikes targeting...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Seeking to salvage ties, US and Russia agree on Syria probe

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson echoed that comment after meetings with Russian leaders in Moscow, saying that relations are at a low point with a low level of trust. "The United States firmly believes that...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Tillerson draws line in the sand over Russia's support of Assad regime

Russian Federation is Syria's most powerful ally. His trip follows Monday's claim by a senior US official that Washington has concluded Russian Federation knew in advance of Syria's chemical weapons attack....More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Breaking down former Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's alleged affair saga

Booked at the county jail Monday, Bentley appeared first in court during a hearing and then at the Alabama Capitol to resign just three days after he said he wouldn't quit. The alleged law breaking was the mo...More..

Trump declares US-Russia relations may be at
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump declares US-Russia relations may be at "all-time low"

The attack on Khan Sheikhoun is expected to be near the top of the agenda when the OPCW's executive committee meets Thursday at the organization's headquarters in The Hague, Netherlands. He declined to say exac...More..