Tillerson Meets Putin Amid Rising Tensions Over Syria

Trump branded the regime leader Bashar al Assad a "butcher" and questioned Russia's role in the chemical attack. Samples taken from Khan Sheikhoun last week tested positive for the nerve agent sarin, the British delegation at the global chemical ... More..

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AG Sessions Outlines Immigration Plan During Arizona Border Visit
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

AG Sessions Outlines Immigration Plan During Arizona Border Visit

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (R) talks to Montgomery County Police Chief Thomas Manger after his meeting March 16 with the Major Cities Chiefs of Police Association at the Justice Department in Wash...More..

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State paper says China would protect a denuclearized North Korea

North Korea also has a history of connecting landmark construction projects to important political dates. "Military force can not resolve the issue", Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told reporters in Beiji...More..

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Russian Federation declares USA relations in 'worst period' since the Cold War

The sentiment was supported by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who on Sunday said in an interview with ABC news [ABC report], that once the threat of ISIS had been reduced, the USA would focus on stabilizin...More..

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Russia Vetoes UN Draft Resolution on Alleged Gas Attack in Syria's Idlib

The U.S. and Russian Federation have sharply disagreed over whether Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces or rebels were responsible for the chemical weapons attack last week that led to U.S. "On Syria , they...More..

Putin Meets With Tillerson
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Putin Meets With Tillerson

Trump also warned Russian President Vladimir Putin that in backing Assad, Putin was supporting someone who is "truly an evil person". "I look forward to a very open, candid, frank exchange so that we can bett...More..

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Tillerson hopes to convince Russia to abandon Assad

To "enhance" its capabilities and effectively curtail overseas tension, Trump is now focusing on engaging directly with North Korea to the latter's condemnation. Tillerson made plain that the chemical attack la...More..

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Officer fired after kicking handcuffed man

After the arrest, the shift commander initiated an immediate investigation into the incident, according to Gwinnett County Police. Deon Washington told the Atlanta Journal Constitution that the officer was pl...More..

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Officer investigated after handcuffed man kicked

Wednesday. The almost two-minute video, shot by a driver stopped a short distance behind the apparent traffic stop, appears to show one Gwinnett County officer pull a driver from his vehicle and struggle with...More..

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Nigeria thwarts Boko Haram plan to attack US, UK embassies

The Super Tucano A-29 aircraft, an agile, propeller-driven plane with reconnaissance and surveillance as well as attack capabilities, is made by Brazil's Embraer. Amnesty International has accused Nigeria's mil...More..

Egypt's Easter celebrations cut after bombings
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Egypt's Easter celebrations cut after bombings

Copts comprise about 10 percent of Egypt's 90 million people, making them the largest Christian minority in the Middle East. The Coptic church in Egypt will mark Easter in a subdued fashion, Macarius said ...More..

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United Community Financial Corp

With an institutional ownership near 32.6%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of -3.41. Guggenheim Capital LLC boosted its stake in Fifth Street Finance Corp . If you are accessing this article on anoth...More..

Canada boosts security for some air travelers, gives no details
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Canada boosts security for some air travelers, gives no details

A spokesman for Transport Minister Marc Garneau said bumping rules will be included in an air passenger bill of rights that was promised last fall to establish clear, minimum requirements for compensation when ...More..

Trump diminishes, but not dismisses Bannon
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump diminishes, but not dismisses Bannon

In a Wall Street Journal interview published Wednesday, Trump called Bannon " a guy who works for me ". Scarborough referenced a New York Post article in which President Trump seemed to back away from s...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Hillary Clinton Discusses President Trump's Airstrikes on Syria

Weeks of disclosures of stolen emails from the personal account of then-Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, were particularly harmful, Clinton said, adding that it "played a much bigger role than I think ma...More..

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Tillerson meets with Putin as tensions rise over Syria

But he clearly wasn't counting on it. The powers are at odds over the fate of Moscow's longtime ally President Bashar al-Assad, a rift exacerbated after an alleged Syrian chemical attack last week that trigge...More..

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Man dragged off United flight has concussion, will file suit, lawyer says

After what happened, Dao "has no interest in ever seeing an airplane" and will probably be driven to Kentucky, Demetrio said. Chicago aviation attorney Thomas A. "This is an upsetting event to all of us here ...More..

China offers plan to ease trade tensions with US
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China offers plan to ease trade tensions with US

US President Donald Trump has taken a hard stance on the trade deficit with Beijing , pledging to take " necessary and lawful action " to end trade abuses and create a " level playing field " for US workers....More..

Wilbur Ross says USA wants 'tangible results' with China - and soon
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wilbur Ross says USA wants 'tangible results' with China - and soon

Charles Stevenson, acting associate director of the American Foreign Policy Program at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, cautions that Trump's very public negotiating strate...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

United Nations issues brief condemnation of new settlement

The US administration has said that it "understands" the Israeli cabinet's decision to build a new settlement in the occupied West Bank, the Times of Israel reported on Friday. He made the pledge in the run...More..

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IOC expresses regret over NHL's 2018 Winter Olympic no-show

Kessel says if the NHL's decision stands, she'll miss getting to watch the NHLers play live, for their countries. The game of hockey is not exclusively the NHL's domain; it belongs to the world and the NHL is s...More..

The Pentagon stops disclosing troop deployments in Iraq and Syria
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Pentagon stops disclosing troop deployments in Iraq and Syria

Four civilians were killed in February by US -led coalition forces in Iraq and Syria, the USA military said on Saturday as it updated a tally of accidental deaths in the fight against the Islamic State milita...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Donald Trump says Susan Rice broke the law. His evidence? Nothing

When Americans are swept up in surveillance of foreign officials by intelligence agencies, their identities are supposed to be obscured, but they can be revealed for national security reasons, and intelligence ...More..

Bella Thorne has a crush on Kristen Stewart
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Bella Thorne has a crush on Kristen Stewart

If somebody wants to say this isn't the most fantastic song, this isn't worthy of a Grammy, well I'm not trying to be worthy of a Grammy right now. This is the longest I've been super single... What if I kiss...More..

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Clawson Easter Egg Hunt Scores Big on City Field

The event, which is free and open to children in second grade and younger, will begin at 1 p.m. with a short talk on the meaning of Easter; the instructions and egg hunt will follow. For the third year in a r...More..

US wholesale inflation slid in March as energy prices fell
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US wholesale inflation slid in March as energy prices fell

Total US producer prices were down 0.1% on the month and up 2.3% year-on-year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics . Energy prices, down 2.9% from the prior month, drove the change in headline PPI. B...More..

Trump's saber-rattling is North Korea's propaganda dream come true
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump's saber-rattling is North Korea's propaganda dream come true

Mr Trump's call to Mr Xi came after an influential state-run Chinese newspaper warned that the Korean peninsula is the closest it has been to a "military clash" since Pyongyang's first nuclear test in 2006. O...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Scorpion stings man on United flight to Calgary

The creature was about an inch-and-a-half long, and honey-colored. United "flight attendants helped a customer who was stung by what appeared to be a scorpion", a representative confirmed in a statement to NB...More..

Man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth

She said this has been a very hard time for the family and thanked their supporters. Demetrio said United broke the law, violating its duty of care. By Tuesday afternoon, nearly two days after the Sunday even...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dollar rebounds, Treasury yields off lows, after Trump comments

The dollar and US Treasury yields took a heavy hit after Mr Trump's comments to the Wall Street Journal , in which he said the strength of the economy would hurt the dollar. The dollar skidded to a two-week lo...More..

Differing US priorities offered on Syria
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Differing US priorities offered on Syria

Still, Haley said the USA didn't see a peaceful future for Syria with Assad in power. Moscow has said the strikes violated worldwide law and that it would suspend lines of communication with the USA military ...More..

Donald Trump's National Security Advisor to visit Afghanistan
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Donald Trump's National Security Advisor to visit Afghanistan

Trump , who repeatedly denounced NATO as outdated and obsolete on the campaign trail previous year, made the remarks on Wednesday after meeting NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the Oval Office in th...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

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

Our chief foreign affairs correspondent, Margaret Warner , has our report . We have a lot of questions regarding very ambiguous and as well as sometimes contradictory ideas on coming from Washington. Accord...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Iranian president reaffirms support for Syria

Tillerson's visit to Europe has been overshadowed from the start by President Donald Trump's decision to punish Syrian President Bashar Assad for using chemical weapons by launching cruise missiles at a Syrian ...More..

Brexit: Michael Howard accused of
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Brexit: Michael Howard accused of "jingoism" over Gibraltar

Spain has a long-standing territorial claim on Gibraltar, which has been held by the United Kingdom since 1713 and has the status of a British overseas territory . "Gibraltar belongs to the Gibraltarians and w...More..