Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia without headscarf

May and Saudi King Salman held talks focused on "bilateral relations and cooperation" as well as "regional and global developments", the official news agency SPA said . As part of its economic diversification strategy, Saudi Arabia has announced p... More..

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Rex Tillerson: Trust between U.S. and Russian Federation at a 'low'

Russian Federation has blocked a Western-led effort at the UN Security Council to both condemn the chemical attack in Syria, and push Moscow's ally President Bashar al-Assad to cooperate with worldwide inqu...More..

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Stockholm attack: Suspect admits to committing a 'terrorist crime' in Swedish court

Police official Jonas Hysing said Akilov applied for residency in 2014 and was informed in December 2016 that he had four weeks to leave the coutnry. Akilov's application for permanent residency in Sweden h...More..

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Stockholm attack: Suspect admits to committing a 'terrorist crime' in Swedish court

Police official Jonas Hysing said Akilov applied for residency in 2014 and was informed in December 2016 that he had four weeks to leave the coutnry. Akilov's application for permanent residency in Sweden h...More..

Opec: Oil deal bearing fruit but rival output rising
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Opec: Oil deal bearing fruit but rival output rising

Energy Information Administration for the week ended March 31. Distillate stockpiles, which include diesel and heating oil, fell by 2.2 million barrels, versus expectations for a 885,000-barrel drop, the EIA...More..

NATO 'No Longer Obsolete,' US-Russia Ties At 'All-Time Low'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

NATO 'No Longer Obsolete,' US-Russia Ties At 'All-Time Low'

President Trump said Wednesday that relations with Russian Federation "may be at an all-time low" following Syria's use of chemical weapons last week and the USA airstrike that followed. Tillerson reiterated ...More..

Emmanuel Macron's lead narrows in French presidential race: Polls
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Emmanuel Macron's lead narrows in French presidential race: Polls

Speaking alongside 10 other candidates as things got a little heated in the second of three televised French presidential election debates, Le Pen said her presidency would improve the lives of French citizens....More..

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India, Australia hold delegation-level bilateral talks

Following the official talks, both dignitaries inaugurated by video conference TERI-Deakin Nano Biotechnology Center in the northern state of Haryana. Past year two-way trade in goods and services was almost $2...More..

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Chain of events after suspected Syria chemical attack

The arrangement was brokered by Russian Federation after 1,300 people were killed in the Damascus suburb of Ghouta in a sarin gas attack. U.S. officials were the first to say they believed Sarin gas was used ...More..

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United passenger dragged off flight set to take legal action

A Twitter user named Joya Cummings claimed that to be a passenger onboard the flight. Munoz told Good Morning America that he felt "shame" while watching the video of Dao being forcibly removed from the p...More..

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Freeland pushes for political solution in Syria

China's reaction was equivocal and Egypt urged Washington and Moscow to work together for a negotiated end to the crisis in Syria. I think what you're going to see is strong leadership. Despite the friction a...More..

Trump officials say no new USA focus on ousting Syria's Assad
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump officials say no new USA focus on ousting Syria's Assad

The United States yesterday morning launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea into Syria , aimed at Shayrat Air Base. The Russian Defence Ministry said 23 of the missiles fired hit target...More..

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Russia Slams US Approval of Montenegro's NATO Accession

I said it was obsolete. "It's no longer obsolete". "It's no longer obsolete". He said that he and Xi "had a very good bonding" during their two days of meetings last week at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Flori...More..

Health Inspectors Cite Trump's Mar-A-Lago For
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Health Inspectors Cite Trump's Mar-A-Lago For "Potentially Hazardous" Food

The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, the agency responsible for conducting health code investigationrs, visited President Donald Trump's "Winter White" at Mar-a-Lago in late January a...More..

RAW kidnapped former Pakistan Army officer, sources say
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

RAW kidnapped former Pakistan Army officer, sources say

Zahir was told that this was to facilitate his communication with a point person. The colonel, who reportedly retired from active army duties in October 2014, was now employed with a private firm in Pakistan...More..

Chinese nuclear envoy in Seoul for talks on N Korea
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Chinese nuclear envoy in Seoul for talks on N Korea

He highlighted the "considerable time " Trump and Xi spent discussing Korean Peninsula issues, including China's opposition to the deployment of the American THAAD anti-missile system in the South. Still, it c...More..

US, Mexico and Canada Launch Joint Bid to Host 2026 World Cup
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US, Mexico and Canada Launch Joint Bid to Host 2026 World Cup

The US, Mexico and Canada have announced they are making a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup , aiming to become the first three-way co-hosts in the history of FIFA's showpiece tournament. All three coun...More..

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North Korea tells journalists to expect a 'big' event

The two leaders' phone call is the first since their summit at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., last week. The worldwide community also is concerned that North Korea could be working on an int...More..

Syria Overshadows Meeting Of Trump And Xi
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Syria Overshadows Meeting Of Trump And Xi

The strike group's change of route comes just after US President Donald Trump met his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Florida to discuss the need to stop the military advancements of Pyongyang. Alas for Presi...More..

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White House Officials Accuse Russia of Helping Syrian Chemical Attack 'Cover Up'

But if Moscow ignores Trump's entreaties or if Assad uses chemical weapons again, bad options await Trump. The nerve gas attack, which killed 87 people, many of them children, and Russia's allegation that reb...More..

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Trump on North Korea Threats: We Are Sending an Armada

The CCTV report was issued shortly after the conversation. "China insists on realizing the denuclearization of the peninsula, insists on maintaining peace and stability on the peninsula, and advocates resol...More..

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North Korea preparing for nuclear test, suggest satellite images

Very powerful. Far more powerful than the aircraft carrier". He referred to the deployment Saturday of the U.S. Navy's Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group toward the Korean Peninsula, which was diverted from a t...More..

Is Bannon in peril? Trump comments worry his populist base
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Is Bannon in peril? Trump comments worry his populist base

President Donald Trump declined to issue a public statement of confidence in Steve Bannon Tuesday, indicating his chief strategist is indeed on the chopping block. After the firing of Mike Flynn and with Ste...More..

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Former Trump adviser claims Obama targeted him as a 'dissident'

The FBI secured a secret warrant to monitor communications from Trump foreign policy adviser Carter Page last summer, the Washington Post reports . Page had been previously working as an investment banker be...More..

Police Hunt for Gun Store Burglary Suspect Who Sent Trump Manifesto
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Police Hunt for Gun Store Burglary Suspect Who Sent Trump Manifesto

Police patrols near places of worship were stepped up Sunday because Janesville police said Jakubowski expressed anti-religious views in his manifesto. Authorities in Wisconsin have amped up security in local...More..

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India, Bangladesh ink 22 agreements

We want development of the entire region. India and Bangladesh share a almost 4,100-kilometer (2,545-mile) border. Referring to the elusive Teesta water-sharing issue, he said: "I firmly believe that it is ...More..

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After abstaining on UN Syria vote, China backs political fix

The foreign minister voiced support for the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative, the two-state solution, the establishment of a fully independent Palestinian state on the 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital,...More..

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Tillerson, Lavrov open tense meeting; Putin repeats assertion on chemical weapons

Relations between the Cold War adversaries have become even more volatile following a USA strike against a Syrian airfield last week that officials believe launched a chemical attack that killed more than 80 ...More..

Sessions outlines border enforcement plan
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sessions outlines border enforcement plan

The memo outlined other priority prosecutions, including for harboring or transporting immigrants in the country illegally and for aggravated identity theft. "This is no accident", he said, citing declining n...More..

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8-Year-Old San Bernardino Shooting Victim Had Williams Syndrome

A police officer talks to pedestrians outside North Park School after a deadly shooting Monday, April 10, 2017, in San Bernardino , Calif. Smith resisted moving back in with Anderson, but "didn't necessarily...More..

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Russia and Iran affirm commitment to Syrian government

She stressed that the main priority for the United States remains tackling Islamic State in the region. "I think that's conversations that he [Trump] will be having and have started to have, going forward". "...More..

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registers to run for Iran's next president
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registers to run for Iran's next president

The Guardian Council is comprised of 12 members - all of whom, more or less, are placed on the panel by Khamenei. "Most likely, he will not be qualified", Tehran-based political analyst Saeed Leylaz said...More..

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Rose, Garcia share Masters lead entering last round

Thursday's windy conditions at Augusta National Golf Club kept scoring high, as only 11 players finished the opening round of the Masters under par. Absent those two big numbers, Spieth would be in great sh...More..

Denver ranks among nation's worst cities for dog attacks on mail carriers
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Denver ranks among nation's worst cities for dog attacks on mail carriers

Billy Brink has been a letter carrier in Portland for 37 years - and he's been bitten "a number of times", more often by small dogs than large dogs. Dogs have been known to burst through screen doors or plate-g...More..

North Korea: Syria missile attack justifies nuclear program
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

North Korea: Syria missile attack justifies nuclear program

But the two leaders did not hold a press conference. Xi described the meeting as "unique", and praised Trump for his "excellent preparations". "My delegation has been warmly received and welcomed by Preside...More..