Pence to visit mosque in Indonesian capital

The missile is probably a single-stage, liquid-fueled anti-ship projectile that was on display during Pyongyang's military parade on Saturday, according to the report . "As President Trump has made clear, the era of strategic patience is over", ... More..

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Russia BLOCKS United Nations from condemning Syrian chemical attack
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Russia BLOCKS United Nations from condemning Syrian chemical attack

Chinese leaders have sought a USA relationship based on the two powers respecting each other's spheres of influence and not intervening in one another's internal affairs. Even the Canadian former Prime Minister...More..

No reason to believe gays abused in Chechnya
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

No reason to believe gays abused in Chechnya

Human rights groups and a Russian newspaper, Novaya Gazeta, say that gay Chechens have been rounded up due to their sexual orientation, beaten, blackmailed, and in some cases killed. "We have not yet received e...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

White House defends portrayal of 'armada' push toward Korean peninsula

It happened - it is happening, rather". White House officials declined to comment on the confusion, referring all questions to the Pentagon. A U.S. Navy strike group headed by a nuclear-powered aircraft carr...More..

VP Mike Pence: US not seeking North Korea negotiations
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

VP Mike Pence: US not seeking North Korea negotiations

The Trump administration's hardening stance against the regime was also echoed by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday. Asked if he envisioned direct negotiation between North Korea and the US, ...More..

Trump's 'Buy American' executive order has no weight without Congress
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump's 'Buy American' executive order has no weight without Congress

Here are five things health IT leaders should know. The president on Tuesday signed a "Buy American, Hire American" executive order that is meant to protect American workers by enforcing immigration laws an...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

NFL champs to visit Trump hours after ex-player's death

The former Patriot was the 27th recorded suicide in MA state prisons since 2010 and the second one this year, according to state records. He said officials had no reason to believe Hernandez might take his life...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

German EU lawmaker hopes for compromise with UK

Experts predict that her ruling Conservative Party could win around 100 more seats at the election on June 8, which should bolster support for her Brexit plan - a prospect that has strengthened the pound. Leade...More..

No president should congratulate a tyrant on victory
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

No president should congratulate a tyrant on victory

During Sunday's referendum , Turkish citizens supported the government-backed constitutional changes to shift to a presidential system , and therefore broaden the sitting president's powers. They also allow t...More..

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations statement on North Korea's missile tests
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations statement on North Korea's missile tests

The country unveiled the existence of the Korean People's Army (KPA) special forces for the first time at a military parade Saturday to mark the 105th birthday of late founder Kim Il-sung, according to an ana...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Industry reacts to 457 visa scrapping

In addition to those roles, short-term visas will be available for cabler (data and telecommunications); chief information officer; database administrator; hardware technician; ICT account manager; ICT business...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United Kingdom parliament clears mid-term 'Brexit poll'

A number of MPs abstained from Wednesday's vote, including those with the Scottish National Party . The pound fell 0.23% against the dollar to US$1.2811 in late afternoon trading, reversing yesterday's jump ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Hartley not in Gatland's Lions squad

He was born in Wellington in 1991 but moved to the United Kingdom at a young age. The squad was heavy on power in both the forwards and at centre , a sign of the approach the Lions are expected to take und...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump wins support for possible WTO action on Canada dairy

Canadian farmers' claim that they produce products that are far above US standards will also be tested, and it could finally disrupt Canadian farm industries that are worth about $10-billion annually. A big par...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Rex Tillerson Accuses Tehran Of 'Alarming Provocations'

The diplomat said the intensified language is also a shot across the bow by the United States to Iran to warn: "Just because North Korea is misbehaving, it doesn't mean we aren't still watching you". "I think...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Man held over 'imminent' France terror plot wanted in Belgium

The suspects, aged 23 and 29, were arrested by French domestic intelligence service agents in the southern city of Marseille on Tuesday.The French Interior Minister said the "radicalised" men meant to strike "i...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons

Speaking Wednesday evening on French TV, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said: "We will provide proof that the regime did indeed organize these strikes with chemical weapons". Syria has blamed terrorist gr...More..

Ivanka Trump 'won China trademarks as she dined with President Xi Jinping'
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Ivanka Trump 'won China trademarks as she dined with President Xi Jinping'

January 11, 2017: Ivanka Trump announces she will take a "formal leave of absence" from executive positions at the Trump Organization and her lifestyle brand. Ivanka Trump also gets her lowest marks from the mi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Ossoff into runoff with Handel

Trump recorded a robocall to Republicans in the district and attacked Ossoff on Twitter repeatedly on Monday and Tuesday. But she'll run up against Handel backers like 82-year-old Bev Wingate. Trump took th...More..

USA considers shooting down N.Korea missile tests
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

USA considers shooting down N.Korea missile tests

Details about Cheollima Civil Defense have not been known, but some experts claimed that the agency may be related to South Korea's intelligence authorities. Marines' commander Colonel Brian Middleton said the ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trumplomacy: US raises stakes over Iran nuclear deal

The P5+1 countries have created a working group led by China and the United States to work with Iran to redesign the reactor, said Lu. In the letter, Tillerson confirmed that Iran is now complying with its ob...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Why the snap general election is the best buying opportunity in years

British voters will be heading to polling stations for the third time since 2015, after lawmakers overwhelmingly backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election on June 8. "It's about. getting th...More..

North Korea threatens to launch merciless military strikes against US
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

North Korea threatens to launch merciless military strikes against US

Saturday's parade honoring North Korea's country's founder, Kim Il Sung, came amid heightened tensions over the country's nuclear ambitions. The UN Security Council failed to adopt a statement condemning ...More..

Trump Targets H-1B Visas In New Executive Order
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump Targets H-1B Visas In New Executive Order

Trump's executive order also declares that American projects should be made with American goods. "With this action, we are sending a powerful signal to the world: We're going to defend our workers, protect o...More..

Stephy Nobles-Beans: Remember who and what we honor on Resurrection Sunday
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Stephy Nobles-Beans: Remember who and what we honor on Resurrection Sunday

Easter is, by far, the most-attended Sunday of the year for many US churches, according to LifeWay Research, a Southern Baptist research center. I hope you know that Jesus is here with us every day and we sho...More..

Fitch joins S&P in downgrading South African credit rating to 'junk'
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Fitch joins S&P in downgrading South African credit rating to 'junk'

Even Durban, the capital of the president's home province and a city considered staunchly pro-Zuma, saw thousands of people marching for change. "It is one of the biggest protest against Zuma during his ten...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

WH: Georgia's Special Election 'A Big Loss' for Democrats

Handel, also on Twitter, thanked the president for calling her this morning. But Trump only won the district by one percentage point in the 2016 presidential election. "We have defied the odds ... shattered e...More..

North Korea tension: China 'seriously concerned' about nuclear threats
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

North Korea tension: China 'seriously concerned' about nuclear threats

Ahead of the "Day of the Sun" on April 15, one of the biggest celebrations in the North Korean calendar, North Korea analysts said satellite images showed Pyongyang was "primed and ready" for a sixth nuclear te...More..

Leafs rally past Caps, leads series 2-1
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Leafs rally past Caps, leads series 2-1

You know, assuming they get that far. "So that hasn't changed". William Nylander and Nazem Kadri (two points) also found the back of the net for Toronto and Frederik Andersen made 23 saves. Washington is...More..

Cautious reaction to Turkish election result from Greek leaders
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Cautious reaction to Turkish election result from Greek leaders

The vote won the Turkish leader a plethora of new powers as president, albeit with a razor thin margin of 51% in favor of the constitutional change. According to the White House, Trump called Erdoğan on Monda...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump Vows to Back U.S. Dairy Farmers in Canada Trade Spat

The problem for Canadian authorities trying to anticipate USA demands is that the Trump administration, on this as in other matters, is sharply divided between warring factions: hardline economic nationalists l...More..

US Vice President Pence kicks off economic talks with Japan
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

US Vice President Pence kicks off economic talks with Japan

Pence's two main goals are to spur increased USA access to Japanese markets and strengthen Japanese foreign investment, they said . In Washington, Trump told CNN at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll t...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

On Day 1 as Supreme Court justice, Gorsuch has many questions

The session started with Chief Justice John Roberts welcoming Gorsuch and wishing him 'a long and happy career in our common calling '. Gorsuch wrote that the doctrine has allowed "executive bureaucracies to s...More..

Massive US bomb's death toll rises to 94, Afghan official says
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Massive US bomb's death toll rises to 94, Afghan official says

The Afghan authorities have revised the death toll from Thursday's Mother of All Bombs (MOAB) attack by the USA on IS hideouts to 92 on Saturday. Most residents of the village of Shodal, a mountainside hamlet...More..

Company sues Arkansas, charging fraud over lethal injection drugs
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Company sues Arkansas, charging fraud over lethal injection drugs

However, Griffin also attended a protest against capital punishment outside the governor's mansion on Friday. As judges halted the planned executions of eight inmates in 10 days in Arkansas , Catholics aro...More..