Ecuador opposition candidate alleges fraud

Lasso has pledged to evict Julian Assange from Ecuador's embassy in London , where the WikiLeaks founder has lived since Correa granted him asylum in 2012. That has raised fears of instability in Ecuador, infamous for having three of eight president... More..

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Could Russia Have Stopped the US Strike on Syria?
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Could Russia Have Stopped the US Strike on Syria?

Still, Haley said the US didn't see a peaceful future for Syria with Assad in power. Russian President Vladimir Putin, a staunch ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, condemned the US strikes near Homs, s...More..

Canada shock All Blacks Sevens
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Canada shock All Blacks Sevens

The team will look to surge ahead with a strong start and an equally strong finish in order to keep ambitions of a second HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series tournament win alive. A try by New Zealand's Trael Joas...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korea shows off intercontinental ballistic missiles in parade

Other military hardware at the parade included tanks, multiple rocket launchers and artillery, as well as a solid-fuel missile created to be fired from submarines. United States vice-president Mike Pence travel...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

French presidency frontrunner Macron tells rival Le Pen nationalism means war

Macron, a popular former economy minister who has created his own party from scratch for the election, was forecast to win the May 7 runoff with 62 percent to 38 percent for Le Pen. In a potential boost for Ham...More..

Two days of severe storms, Sunday upgraded to Slight risk for OKC
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Two days of severe storms, Sunday upgraded to Slight risk for OKC

Still not expecting severe storms through the evening, but some storms could contain heavy rain. Though, they should lose intensity as they push closer to the coastline around 2-4AM. We will be having a much co...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Thousands march against Zuma, as he celebrates his birthday

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

Pence lands in South Korea soon after failed launch by North
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pence lands in South Korea soon after failed launch by North

A White House foreign policy adviser says the type of missile that North Korea tried to fire on Sunday was medium-range, and that it exploded 4-5 seconds after it was launched. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis...More..

UK confirms sarin use in Syria
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

UK confirms sarin use in Syria

At least 87 people including 31 children died in the suspected attack that the West blames on Syria President Bashar al-Assad's forces. Syrian authorities have repeatedly denied using any chemical weapons. It...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russia's Foreign Minister Rips Trump as Tillerson Talks Begin

President Trump put it more bluntly. The United States' top diplomat is in Moscow meeting with top officials there including President Vladimir Putin. Syria and Russian Federation have both denied that Assad...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Narendra Modi, Australia PM Turnbull take metro ride to Akshardham temple

Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister Turnbull said Australia will continue to ensure that they will provide outstanding opportunities for Indian students. Following the reception, Turnbull told the media th...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Man showed slaying live on Facebook, police say

He then asks the elderly man to repeat a woman's name saying, "She's the reason this is about to happen to you". Police say he is driving around in a White Ford Fusion with temporary tags and is considered ar...More..

Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives

This is the result of a week-long trial that really had some surprising revelations, most significantly that the manufacturers of these drugs for the lethal injections, they don't wish for their products to be ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

N. Korea gears up to celebrate birthday of country's founder

Trump, who last week acted unilaterally in ordering a cruise missile strike on Syria, has been using America's military might to send a message to Kim. (KRT via AP). In this image made from video provided by No...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

EU Condemns Bombing of Egyptian Coptic Churches

It also allows him to refer civilians to State Security Emergency Courts, which doe not allow an appeal process for defendants. At least 27 people died in a blast inside a church in the northern city of Tanta, ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pence, speaking near the DMZ, delivers strong message to North Korea

Speaking after North Korea's latest, and apparently failed, missile test, HR McMaster said: "I think there's an worldwide consensus now, including the Chinese and the Chinese leadership, that this is a situat...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Manhunt underway for man who livestreamed homicide

Police say Stephens broadcast the video live on the social media network. Stephens claimed he killed 15 people in messages he had been posting for at least four hours before his page was taken down. "She's th...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Saudi Arabia 'fully supports' USA military strikes in Syria, Iran condemns

He said "These heinous actions by the Bashar al-Assad regime are a outcome of the past administration's weakness and irresolution". Iran and Russian Federation have rallied behind Syria in the aftermath of Th...More..

Nine injured in Ohio nightclub shooting
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Nine injured in Ohio nightclub shooting

Police in OH are having a tough time getting information from victims of a shooting that happened early Sunday morning. Cincinnati police blamed an argument for a mass shooting at Cameo Night Club in the city...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pence Visiting Military Camp Near Korean DMZ

While speaking with US members of the military, Pence addressed the failed missile launch, describing it as a "provocation". The U.S. Pacific Command said the missile, which came near the city of Sinpo, "blew...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US Embassy pleased Malaysians in North Korea returned home

On Friday, Royal Malaysia Police Inspector-General Khalid Abu Bakar told reporters police took statements from the three men at the North Korean embassy before their departure. "They were in high spirits", he...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian Federation relations 'at all-time low'

Meanwhile, Tillerson said that he and Lavrov discussed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad at length and that he made clear that the Trump administration has come around to the view that the Syrian President...More..

Thirty Pakistan spies in Indian jails, provided consular access whenever sought
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Thirty Pakistan spies in Indian jails, provided consular access whenever sought

Sushma Swaraj, India's foreign minister, has also assured legislators that the government would go "out of its way" to save Kulbhushan Jadhav from the death sentenced handed out, according to Indian media repor...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump says China working on NKorea 'problem'

Tensions between North Korea and the USA have escalated in recent weeks, with heated rhetoric from both sides. "This is someone who has demonstrated his brutality by murdering his own brother, by murdering ...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation secured warrant to monitor ex-Trump adviser Carter Page
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation secured warrant to monitor ex-Trump adviser Carter Page

Though the standard is a high bar to meet, applications are hardly ever denied. Campaign spokesman Hope Hicks later described Page's role as "informal". ENTOUS: Yeah, so they definitely had to be able to show p...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

China remains silent over NKoreas failed missile test

North Korea has the world's fourth-largest standing army, and could respond to a us attack by launching conventional, chemical, or nuclear weapons against South Korea or Japan, where several American military b...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korea missile launch ended in failure, says Pentagon

North Korea has warned it will soon test an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of striking the USA mainland, as the reclusive state paraded three ICBMs during a massive military parade Saturday to celeb...More..

Iran's Ahmadinejad says he sees no threat from US
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Iran's Ahmadinejad says he sees no threat from US

Vetting starts today by the Guardian Council, an all-male body of 12 jurists and clerics who are close to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Supreme Leader, which must approve all candidates before any elections. "He ...More..

Attack suspect denied residency in Sweden
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Attack suspect denied residency in Sweden

This past February, the still unnamed man continued to evade authorities tasked that month in carrying out the order. Ygeman said there was broad support in Sweden for this kind of law. One child and eight ad...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Kansas gives GOP 'warning sign' over Georgia special election

But when it's over, Thompson is a Democrat. On Tuesday, Republican Ron Estes overcame an unexpectedly tough challenge from civil rights attorney James Thompson (D) in a special election to fill the seat...More..

Markey: Democrats will Restore 60-Vote Threshold for Supreme Court
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Markey: Democrats will Restore 60-Vote Threshold for Supreme Court

This gives newly minted Justice Neil Gorsuch a chance to make his mark. "He was beloved by many, very many, who are here today, and he is deeply missed by all of us". At the first, private event in a grand room...More..

Pence to visit Korean Demilitarized Zone
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pence to visit Korean Demilitarized Zone

Amid sharply heightened tensions, McMaster said the U.S. and allies were studying all actions " short of a military option ", though the Trump administration has not ruled that out. Someone doubtless will sugge...More..

Trump defends about-face on labeling China a currency manipulator
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump defends about-face on labeling China a currency manipulator

The Russians are backing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad against United States charges that his air force dropped a bomb loaded with the nerve agent sarin on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun on April 4, ...More..

Harder on Russia and softer on China, Trump's views evolving
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Harder on Russia and softer on China, Trump's views evolving

The report showed the high priority the administration puts on addressing trade imbalances and said it would be "scrutinising China's trade and currency practices very closely". The report said that China r...More..

Cleveland police search for suspect who killed man live on Facebook
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Cleveland police search for suspect who killed man live on Facebook

Cleveland Police said in a statement: 'Cleveland Police are now investigating a homicide at 635 E. 93. "And I'm about to keep killing until they catch me", Stephens said, according to NBC . He is describe...More..