North Korea Dares Trump, Fires Another Missile Into Japan

The launch came amid worries that the North might conduct banned nuclear or rocket tests ahead of the first summit between President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping this week. The U.S. must work closely with China before decidin... More..

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US, Russia agree to push chemical weapons probe

The agenda for the meeting wasn't announced. As for proving Syrian culpability on the attack itself, the document, provided to Bloomberg View, says the United States government has collected "signals intellig...More..

Fact check: Steve who? Trump shortchanges a relationship
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Fact check: Steve who? Trump shortchanges a relationship

And in an interview with the New York Post published on Tuesday, Trump indicated a personnel shake-up could be looming. "You have to remember he was not involved in my campaign until very late". Ingraham,...More..

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North Korea 'may be poised for new nuclear missile test'

North Korea is also believed to be preparing to test a nuclear weapon in the coming days. Trump and other USA officials have repeatedly called on China to leverage its status as North Korea's biggest economic...More..

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Ceremony held in commemoration of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Prince Harry and Prince William placed the final pair of boots on a war memorial, and they all walked in the trenches the soldiers used during the war. Hollande, Trudeau and British princes Charles, William and...More..

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India, Australia ink anti-terror pact

And India represents the second-highest source of worldwide students to Australia, with more than 60,000 in 2016. Turnbull said the trading relationship between the two countries was delivering significant be...More..

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Three-way bid launched for first 48-team FIFA World Cup

FIFA's decision on 2026 is still more than three years away but as of now, it is clear that a joint bid by the USA, Canada, and Mexico is looking very likely. The United States , Canada and Mexico have a...More..

Defying the supreme leader? Ahmadinejad set to run for Iran presidency
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Defying the supreme leader? Ahmadinejad set to run for Iran presidency

Baghaei", said Ahmadinejad in a statement on Wednesday . Rouhani has not formally registered for a reelection bid, AP added, but had been viewed by many as the likely victor following Khamenei's remarks. I...More..

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Effort needed to lower tensions after tough talk over Gibraltar

The resolution won the backing of all the major groups in the parliament, from the conservative European People's Party (EPP), the biggest bloc, to the Socialists and Democrats alliance, as well as the ALDE lib...More..

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USA sought to monitor Trump adviser last summer

These revelations continue to add to the free flow of officials and information between the Trump campaign and elements of the Russian government, and that government's attempt to influence the American electio...More..

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I told China that North Korea is a 'menace'

North Korea on Tuesday warned it would launch a nuclear attack against the us over any display of American aggression, Reuters reported . Trump also revealed that in last week's summit, he had offered Xi be...More..

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Trump says US-Russia relations may be at 'all-time low'

The agenda for the meeting wasn't announced. While Trump had initially opposed intervention in Syria, both during his Presidential campaign and during President Obama's terms, this most recent attack has ob...More..

Chelsea Handler, Barbra Streisand and More Slam Spicer's Holocaust Flub
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Chelsea Handler, Barbra Streisand and More Slam Spicer's Holocaust Flub

Spicer said he "let the president down". 'There's no comparing atrocities, ' he added. Spicer was in the hot seat Wednesday at a media forum in Washington where he was invited to talk about the Trump admini...More..

San Bernardino school shooting victims remembered in vigil
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

San Bernardino school shooting victims remembered in vigil

Officials say he is in stable condition at a hospital. After a gunman opened fire in a San Bernardino elementary school classroom, leaving a special needs teacher and student dead and wounding a 9-year-old,...More..

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WEATHER - Sunshine and a few clouds. High 61F

No severe weather is expected through Friday . Thursday morning will see lingering thunderstorm chances for the area but clear out into the afternoon. We'll get more 60s-upper 60s-on Friday with a full d...More..

Canada PM open to tougher Russian Federation sanctions amid Syria crisis
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Canada PM open to tougher Russian Federation sanctions amid Syria crisis

President Donald Trump had indicated he would be less interventionist than his predecessors and willing to overlook human rights abuses if it was in U.S. “We do not have any information that suggests that Russi...More..

Driver almost runs over cops near Capitol; shots fired
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Driver almost runs over cops near Capitol; shots fired

She also said shots were fired during the attempt and no one was injured but there was no mention of exactly how many shots were fired. A woman accused of almost hitting an officer and crashing into a police ...More..

Pakistan links Karachi-based don to Kulbhushan Jadhav in espionage case
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Pakistan links Karachi-based don to Kulbhushan Jadhav in espionage case

India has warned that if Pakistan executes Jadhav, who was arrested in March 2016, it would amount to "premeditated murder". External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay, fielding a slew of questions, ...More..

At least 4 missing after powerful Australia cyclone
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

At least 4 missing after powerful Australia cyclone

Category four Cyclone Debbie hit north-eastern Australia on Tuesday between Bowen and Airlie Beach in Queensland state, ripping up trees, washing boats up on land and causing widespread damage, reported Agenc...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Gold hits five-month high as Trump comments hurt dollar

The price of bullion soared to a five-month high Tuesday as investors flocked to the safe haven amid rising global tensions, particularly between the US and North Korea. The uncertainty is supporting physical d...More..

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Basque group ETA gives France list of arms caches under disarmament vow

The Basque terror group ETA revealed the locations of weapons dumps in France, signaling the movement has disarmed after suspending its struggle for independence from Spain , according to worldwide monitors. S...More..

Bull sculptor claims NYC violated his rights with 'Fearless Girl'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Bull sculptor claims NYC violated his rights with 'Fearless Girl'

The city's population loved the bull so much that officials agreed to keep it, though it was transferred to its current location. Others argued Di Modica had a right to defend his artwork. The 127-centime...More..

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Federal Bureau of Investigation monitored former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page on Russian Federation

Page stated , “This confirms all of my suspicions about unjustified, politically motivated government surveillance. I have nothing to hide.” He compared the investigations to the FBI and the Justice Departmen...More..

Satellite photos show North Korean nuclear site 'primed and ready'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Satellite photos show North Korean nuclear site 'primed and ready'

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said Wednesday that Trump initiated the call, adding greater cooperation is necessary for harmony on the Korean Peninsula. They said flows of North Korean trucks had...More..

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Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Mourns Executive Killed in Stockholm Attack

Police are holding a 39-year-old Uzbek man who they believe was the driver of the hijacked beer truck that crashed into a department store, leaving death in its wake. Police said on Sunday that they had been se...More..

Congress to boycott Anantnag bypoll if no Gov Rule
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Congress to boycott Anantnag bypoll if no Gov Rule

Overall, more than a dozen people were injured during the clashes across central Kashmir on Sunday, the official said. The worst hit of the ban is media in Kashmir as services, unlike past were completely cut f...More..

Saudi Arabia said likely to support OPEC extending output cuts
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Saudi Arabia said likely to support OPEC extending output cuts

But in a sign that there remains an abundance of oil available to buyers and that the more opaque physical oil market is not as convinced by the rally in financial markets, top exporter Saudi Arabia this mont...More..

Just Dropped the 'Mother of All Bombs' on Afghanistan
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Just Dropped the 'Mother of All Bombs' on Afghanistan

A Massive Ordnance Air Blast- or more commonly known as the Mother of All Bombs -(MOAB) weapon is prepared for testing at the Eglin Air Force Armament Center on March 11, 2003. An American special operations ...More..

Washington lobbying firm that worked for Trump advisers registers as foreign agents
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Washington lobbying firm that worked for Trump advisers registers as foreign agents

Manafort's ties to Russian Federation are part of probes underway by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional intelligence committees into Moscow's interference in the 2016 presidential election, a...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

U.S. Issues 'Last Warning' To North Korea

Victor Cha, of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) a Washington-based think tank in Washington , said: "Kim Jong-un has shown no interest in dialogue with any partners, including China,...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russia blocks UN Security Council condemnation of Syria attack

President Trump put it more bluntly. The strike was in retaliation for an early April chemical weapons attack on civilians by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The Russians held to a tentative schedule that...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rouhani calls for forming fact-finding committee on Syria

He raised concerns over the repercussions and the constitutionality of a president ordering them without Congress' approval. Even The New York Times's Nicholas Kristoff tweeted that Trump "is right to mak...More..

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'Charging Bull' artist reportedly says 'Fearless Girl' sculpture violates his rights

While critics were busy debating the merits of "Fearless Girl" ― that diminutive-but-defiant statue strategically placed in front of Wall Street's resident " Charging Bull " ― the artist behind the old bovine w...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Honestly, the chocolate cake at Mar-A-Lago does look pretty good

Bartiromo then corrected that the president meant to say Syria , where the USA launched strikes following a chemical weapons attack that the us says President Bashar al-Assad conducted on his own people. I ha...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

It would be fantastic if we got along with Putin and Russian Federation

Trump on Wednesday afternoon will host NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House for a discussion that includes military strategy in Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq, a senior administration of...More..