British Prime Minister Theresa May calls for snap general election

Bale said a bigger majority would give May a new batch of loyal Conservative lawmakers and leave her less at the mercy of euroskeptics in her party "who otherwise could have made negotiations much more hard". Angus Robertson said that the party bel... More..

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'Imminent' Terrorist Attack Foiled by French Police, Two Arrests Made

The items were discovered during searches in the southern city of Marseille after the suspects - "radicalised" Frenchmen aged 23 and 29 - were taken into custody, sources said. "There has been a real tightening...More..

Georgia Democrat falls below majority threshold
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Georgia Democrat falls below majority threshold

If no candidate surpasses 50 percent of the vote in either race, the top two finishers will face off in a runoff on June 20. A special election in Georgia grabbed the attention of the United States' political...More..

Australia follows United States over India-leaning visa programme
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Australia follows United States over India-leaning visa programme

We are an immigration nation but, the fact remains, Australian workers must have priority for Australian jobs . Current 457 visa holders will be unaffected by the changes. Australian workers must have priori...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Three shot dead in United States 'race attack'

All four gunshot victims on Tuesday were white men, the Sacramento Bee reports, and Chief Dyer said that Mr Muhammad had displayed an anger against white people in Facebook posts. The police chief says they w...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Tags: North Korea | carl vinson | carrier

White House officials told the Times that the military's Pacific Command made the announcement prematurely, and the mistake was repeated later by defence secretary Jim Mattis. Japanese newspaper Yomiuri Shimb...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pence says working with allies to put pressure on North Korea

Can any rational person with any knowledge of USA foreign policy and the highly fraught nature of global politics describe Trump's tweets as anything other than reckless, ill-advised and irresponsible, while in...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

North Korea on "Maximum Alert"

North Korea has conducted several missile and nuclear tests in defiance of United Nations sanctions and has said it has developed a missile that can strike the U.S. So, Trump seems to refer to Kim Jong-il, wi...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Man killed 3 on street, says he 'hates white people'

Dyer said Muhammad told investigators he wanted to kill as many white people as possible after seeing he was wanted in the death of the security guard. At the first location, Dyer said a man riding in a utility...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

EU's Brexit plans 'unchanged' by United Kingdom snap election

David Cameron, who had campaigned for Britain to remain in the European Union, resigned as party leader and left Downing Street immediately after it was clear he had failed. She said the threat that Labour, the...More..

NCAA Events To Return To North Carolina
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

NCAA Events To Return To North Carolina

After legislators scurried to repeal and replace House Bill 2, the NCAA said they "reluctantly voted" to allow consideration of championship bids in North Carolina. This reward to North Carolina prompted imme...More..

Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

Bush. One of those weekends brought Chinese president Xi Jinping to Florida and, lo and behold, the People's Republic of China suddenly provides new trademarks for First Daughter Ivanka Trump , who now uses he...More..

Democrat leads early returns in Georgia congressional race
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Democrat leads early returns in Georgia congressional race

The race to replace now-Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price attracted national attention as Democrats tried to turn it into a referendum on President Trump . He just "hopes to have a Republican elect...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

UK PM calls snap election on June 8

President Donald Trump, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other European leaders after the announcement, a spokesman said, without giving details of the conversations. "Our opponents believe because the gover...More..

'The sword stands ready': Pence warns North Korea
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'The sword stands ready': Pence warns North Korea

The Trump administration has signaled a more forceful USA stance toward North Korea's recent missile tests and threats, including a warning from Trump that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has "gotta behave". Pe...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

US VP Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

Speaking to Fox News television, Mr Trump said he was dealing with Xi "with great respect" and that China had already begun enforcing more strictly its own ban on coal imports from North Korea. But if Pyongyang...More..

In Japan, Vice President Pence Pushes For Bilateral Trade Deal
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

In Japan, Vice President Pence Pushes For Bilateral Trade Deal

It's Tokyo's oldest temple, and a highly popular tourist site that attracts crowds from around the world. Trump, asked on Monday if he was considering military action, told Fox News Channel he did not wan...More..

General Election 2017: How the front pages reacted
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

General Election 2017: How the front pages reacted

The simplest explanation for British Prime Minister Theresa May's decision to hold a general election a full three years before it is due is that early ballots clearly favour her government; all opinion pol...More..

Trump warns North Korea to behave
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump warns North Korea to behave

Trump has projected a transactional attitude toward China, saying in interviews and remarks that he planned to use trade as a negotiating tool for Xi's cooperation on North Korea. In a 2010 statement sent to Ch...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pence says new US-Japan talks could lead to trade deal

Kim stressed that US-South Korean military exercises being staged now are the largest-ever "aggressive war drill" aimed at his country, formally the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). The US says all...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trumps Greet Children and Families at Easter Egg Roll

As the annual event got underway on the White House grounds, President Donald Trump stood beside the first lady and their son Barron on the Truman Balcony. "They're unbelievable hosts. I think people will see...More..

Gunman in Fresno Rampage Said He 'Hates White People'
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Gunman in Fresno Rampage Said He 'Hates White People'

He also had shot at a fourth person and missed. Eyewitnesses reported that he paused to reload at least once. Muhammad opened fired shortly before 11 a.m. "Immediately upon the individual seeing the officer h...More..

Pence calls North Korea missile test a 'provocation'
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pence calls North Korea missile test a 'provocation'

Overall imports from North Korea to China, however, have increased. The report included no further details on the call between State Councilor Yang and Tillerson. On Friday, North Korea said the unsafe security...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

More Than 1000 Palestinians In Israeli Prisons Go On Hunger Strike

Speaking on Israel's Army Radio, Barghouti's lawyer, Elias Sabbagh, said the plan to launch a hunger strike had been discussed among prisoners for more than a year. Estimates of prisoners participating in the h...More..

Yogi Adityanath's loan waiver a 'lolipop', says disappointed Uttar Pradesh farmers
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Yogi Adityanath's loan waiver a 'lolipop', says disappointed Uttar Pradesh farmers

A step in right direction. While praising Yogi Cabinet's decision on Tuesday, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray had said: "I urge (Maharashtra Chief Minister) Devendra Fadnavis to follow in Adityanath's footsteps and...More..

First Woman To Wear A Boston Bib Races Again, 50 Years Later
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

First Woman To Wear A Boston Bib Races Again, 50 Years Later

She didn't set out to shatter stereotypes or change the culture of sports forever - but that's exactly what she did. "I don't speed in my vehicle", Switzer said. "And I'm also very grateful for the opportunity ...More..

Glance: Retailers who sell or no longer sell Ivanka Trump
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Glance: Retailers who sell or no longer sell Ivanka Trump

Trump had said that any growth from her company would be done with "extreme caution" since her move to Washington , but since the election of her father as president , the brand has filed for nine new tra...More..

OH suspect located dead in Erie, Pa.
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

OH suspect located dead in Erie, Pa.

On Easter Sunday, Facebook users watched the last harrowing moments of Robert Godwin Sr.'s life. (AP Photo/James H. Collins, File). Based on the timeline, there was a significant gap between when the video ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pence says US set on ensuring nuclear-free Korea

This might work. The Chinese government is openly alarmed by events in North Korea and may pressurise Pyongyang much more heavily. He sounded the warning on Wednesday from the deck of the aircraft carrier USS...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

North Korea Decides Against Starting World War III, At Least Today

The parade came amid growing global worries that North Korea may be preparing for its sixth nuclear test or a major missile launch, such as its first flight test of an ICBM capable of reaching US shores. Sinp...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

U.S. Democrats aim to 'make Trump furious' in Georgia election

Democrat Jon Ossoff is a 30-year-old former congressional staffer who is expected to lead a field of 18 candidates. The first-place finish by Ossoff, a 30-year-old former congressional aide and filmmaker, w...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Iran's Rouhani Affirms Support for Assad in Call

U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson canceled a trip to Moscow over the conflict in Syria , fueling the crisis between Russian Federation and the west after a US missile strike against President Bashar al-As...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Maduro executes Plan Zamoro to tackle "mother of all protests" in Venezuela

Signed by the governments of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, México, Paraguay, Perú, and Uruguay, Monday's statement additionally urges Caracas to release a timetable for ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook killing suspect dead after police chase

The video Stephens posted of the slaying stayed online for more than two hours before Facebook removed it, sparking widespread criticism of the company. Authorities in Cleveland leading a nationwide search for ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

US 'Facebook killer' takes own life after police chase

Steve Stephens was spotted Tuesday morning by state police in Erie County. But investigators believe there are not other victims. He shot and killed himself a short time later. Facebook murder suspect Ste...More..