Tillerson in Moscow for potentially heated Russia talks

No breakthroughs occurred during Mr. Tillerson's visit to Moscow, but after lengthy meetings with his counterpart Sergei Lavrov and with President Vladimir Putin, Tillerson and Mr. Peskov did not elaborate on what the three discussed. Later the top... More..

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Kulbhushan Jadhav: The Latest Victim of Strained India-Pakistan Ties
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Kulbhushan Jadhav: The Latest Victim of Strained India-Pakistan Ties

However, Pakistan's envoy to the US Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry had welcomed the US offer and said any positive role that the US plays to bring peace and stability in South Asia can serve the region well. The governme...More..

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

Lavrov, addressing a news conference, said that Moscow is ready to restore an air safety agreement covering Syria which it had suspended after last week's USA missile strikes on Syria. "We are ready to help ...More..

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North Korea nuclear test expected Saturday for Kim Jong-un celebration

North Korean authorities seek to present their isolated, impoverished country as prosperous and modern, and the project is the third of its kind in as many years in Pyongyang, but by far the largest at almost 5...More..

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Warplanes strike town hit by chemical attack

But in a Fox Business Network interview, the USA president said he wouldn't intervene militarily against Assad unless the Syrian leader resorts to using weapons of mass destruction again. USA ambassador to the ...More..

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Russian Federation to continue support for Syria despite Trump's warnings

He said U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is considering the request. Washington is leading a campaign of air strikes in Syria against Islamic State fighters and has backed rebels fighting against A...More..

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USA confirms Syrian military discussed bloody chemical attack

Despite rolling out a red carpet for the U.S. Secretary of State upon his arrival in Moscow , the Kremlin delivered a frosty reception to Rex Tillerson in a face-off over Syria. Moments after the US Secretary ...More..

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Donald Trump Says China Is Not Currency Manipulators

Asian stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after Wall Street fell for a second day and U.S. President Donald Trump w. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi). The U.S. currency touched a fresh five-month low aga...More..

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Pittsburgh Steelers Owner, Chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Rooney later supported and encouraged diversity of coaching in the NFL, creating the "Rooney Rule" in 2003 that said teams had to interview at least one minority for head coaching and senior football operations...More..

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NYC mayor to 'Charging Bull' artist: 'Fearless Girl is staying put.'

The city eventually allowed his statue to stay. But Di Modica was not pleased. "In our opinion, a deliberate choice was made to exploit and to appropriate the " Charging Bull " through the placement of 'Fear...More..

Judge convicts teen in deadly school bathroom fight
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Judge convicts teen in deadly school bathroom fight

An autopsy found that Joyner-Francis, who had a rare and undiagnosed heart condition, died of sudden cardiac death aggravated by physical and emotional stress from the fight. Amy died shortly after her breathin...More..

Zuma, The Shrinking President Who Just Won't Go
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Zuma, The Shrinking President Who Just Won't Go

The divided ANC, however, is seeking to project an image of unity and says it will defeat an opposition bid to oust Zuma in a parliamentary vote of no confidence scheduled for April 18. President Jacob Zuma loo...More..

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Syria's Assad says chemical attack '100 percent fabrication'

The US strike on the Syrian air base was the first time Washington has deliberately and directly targeted the Syrian government. Assad said he would only allow an "impartial" external investigation involving ...More..

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Syrian President Assad: Chemical attacks were 100% fabricated

In his first public comments on the April 6 US missile attacks, Assad told the Agence France-Presse news agency in Damascus that neither his troops, nor his government's "firepower" has been affected. "They w...More..

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Carter Page Now Says Sanctions 'May Have Come Up' During Russia Trip

The final step before going to court is the approval of a high-ranking intelligence official of the organization seeking the warrant. He was then asked if he had convinced the Federal Bureau of Investigation th...More..

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Trudeau leads Battle of Vimy 100-year commemoration in France

PARIS (AP) — More than 20,000 people, majority Canadians, attended a solemn ceremony Sunday to commemorate a World War I battle in northern France that remains indelibly etched on Canada's national identity 100...More..

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GOP hangs on to Kansas seat in special election

But even if the Republican nominee, Ron Estes , wins , he'll have only barely defeated a candidate in a heavily Republican district. President Donald Trump stepped into a surprisingly competitive special cong...More..

Misdirected Strike Results in Partnered Force Casualties
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Misdirected Strike Results in Partnered Force Casualties

It was not clear if the strike came from a USA military plane or that of another coalition member. "The Coalition's deepest condolences go out to the members of the SDF and their families", CENTCOM said, ca...More..

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Fun at Forbes Easter Festival

The Easter Festival is on again, with more games and more chocolate eggs. More than 200 children took part in the annual event. Among other churches offering Saturday egg hunts and activities are St. "I didn...More..

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ISIS Terrorists Killed After US Dropped Largest Non-Nuclear Bomb: Afghan Officials

USA officials say intelligence suggests Islamic State is based overwhelmingly in Nangarhar and neighbouring Kunar province. The Air Force mostly used existing technologies and hardware for the first MOAB prot...More..

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Chemical weapons experts in Turkey to investigate; United Kingdom confirms sarin use

The Russian government called for an independent UN investigation into the chemical weapon attack, but on Wednesday vetoed a UN Security Council resolution condemning it and specifically calling on the Syrian g...More..

Zuma celebrates 75th birthday with 'no stress'
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Zuma celebrates 75th birthday with 'no stress'

Zuma invited much controversy after he sacked Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan amid a sudden cabinet reshuffle, leading to global rating agencies downgrading the country's status to junk and a free fall of the S...More..

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Federal marijuana legislation needs more details, pot producers say

The main goal, the government said, is to control the production, distribution, sale and possession of marijuana, and keep it out of the hands of criminal organizations. The federal government's proposed mariju...More..

Tens of Thousands Gather in Stockholm After Deadly Truck Attack
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Tens of Thousands Gather in Stockholm After Deadly Truck Attack

According to The Daily Mail , Uzbekistan-born Rakhmat Akilov is a father to four children, and his identity was revealed due to him matching the physical description of two photos taken previous year as part...More..

National Autism Awareness Day
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National Autism Awareness Day

He also called on government to provide more care, training centers and resources to autistic people to enable them participate effectively and meaningfully to society. Individuals with autism may struggle to c...More..

Led coalition airstrike kills 18 Syrian allies
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Led coalition airstrike kills 18 Syrian allies

The U.S. -led coalition forces struck the position on Tuesday after another partner in the fight wrongly told them it was occupied by Islamic State group militants, the Pentagon said, underlining the complex na...More..

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Rep Hurd Issues Statement on Military Strikes in Syria

USA lawmakers from both parties on Friday backed Trump's action but demanded he spell out a broader strategy for dealing with the conflict and consult with Congress on any further action. 'President Assad has...More..

Opposition protesters in South Africa's capital urge Zuma to quit
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Opposition protesters in South Africa's capital urge Zuma to quit

It follows marches across the country last week in which at least 60,000 people took to the streets demanding Zuma be removed from... President Zuma has told supporters not to concern themselves with critic...More..

'Gut-Busting' Fighting in Mosul as ISIS Increases Use of Human Shields
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

'Gut-Busting' Fighting in Mosul as ISIS Increases Use of Human Shields

Presently they have second and third-level leaders left. In those cases, the body is transferred to a new mortuary on the eastern side of Mosul, which is under the control of Iraqi security forces. Death cert...More..

PM Modi to hold talks with Australian PM today
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PM Modi to hold talks with Australian PM today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull on a Delhi tour on Monday. Mr Modi said that Mr Turnbull and he recognised that their future was deeply tied to peace and stabilit...More..

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US, Mexico and Canada Announce Joint Bid For 2026 World

The World Cup has never been hosted by three countries - Japan and South Korea shared the honors in 2002 - but most of the tournament would take place in the USA, where 60 of the 80 games are scheduled to b...More..

Easter egg hunts to explore around Kamloops
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Easter egg hunts to explore around Kamloops

Here's a list of Easter Egg Hunts around central Indiana. Hot Air Balloon Easter Egg Hunt at Saxony Sports Fields - Fishers, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. But the big surprise will be a visit from the Easter Bunny, who...More..

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Global chemical weapons experts in Turkey to investigate Assad's attack

The U.S. military says a misdirected airstrike this week killed 18 allied fighters battling the Islamic State group in northern Syria. A team of chemical weapons experts from the Organisation for the Prohibit...More..

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USA open to further action on Syria: White House

As far as Tillerson is concerned, the US priority is still to defeat ISIS and it is up to the Syrian people "to decide the fate of Bashar al-Assad". "What we're saying is, other countries have to ask themselv...More..

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Russian Federation vetoes UNSC resolution condemning Syrian chemical weapon attack

However, U.S. Navy Commander Gary Ross denied these claims. "I would like to think that they didn't know, but certainly they could have", Trump said. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal , Trump said...More..