Erdogan accuses EU of launching anti-Islam 'crusade' over headscarf ruling

Several days later, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte saw off a challenge from far-right politician Geert Wilders at the ballot box, to the relief of other European Union leaders. "There is no difference between the mindsets of Geert Wilders and social... More..

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GCHQ rubbishes claims it wiretapped Trump during presidential campaign
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

GCHQ rubbishes claims it wiretapped Trump during presidential campaign

White House press secretary Sean Spicer used the allegation in an effort to validate an as yet unproven claim by Trump's that Obama tapped his phones past year. Representatives for the White House did not i...More..

Tillerson: 'I'm Confident' Budget Cuts Will Make State Dept. 'Much More Efficient'
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Tillerson: 'I'm Confident' Budget Cuts Will Make State Dept. 'Much More Efficient'

But since his victory he has twice met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and has been careful to offer complete support, as Tillerson reiterated. The U.S. says it's a system focused on North Korea. Duri...More..

USA envoy in Japan to reassure on North Korea threat
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

USA envoy in Japan to reassure on North Korea threat

In a tweet posted on Friday Mr Trump added that China has done "little to help!' Mr Trump's comments come after a warning from American Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that military action by the USA will be '...More..

U.S. ready to act if North Korea threats rise
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

U.S. ready to act if North Korea threats rise

He said 20 years of U.S. diplomatic and other efforts to get North Korea to denuclearise have failed, but gave no specifics about how the Trump administration, which is now doing a policy review, would tackle...More..

President Trump Completely Supports the Healthcare Replacement Bill
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

President Trump Completely Supports the Healthcare Replacement Bill

Most of the bills would require presidential contenders to release copies of their returns as a condition for appearing on that state's ballot, although it's unclear whether they could pass constitutional muste...More..

Man shot dead during RAB checkpoint 'attack'
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Man shot dead during RAB checkpoint 'attack'

He said that the accused came on a motorbike and tried to break through the RAB check-post at Shekher Jaiga. When RAB members present there saw the unidentified young man, they challenged him. Meanwhile, the ...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

US Justice Department delivers documents on wiretap claim to Congress

The White House assured United Kingdom officials that it won't continue to repeat allegations that British intelligence helped spy on President Donald Trump before his election, a spokesman for prime minister T...More..

President Trump's Words Hurt His Travel Ban
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

President Trump's Words Hurt His Travel Ban

Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States", said the judge in Hawaii , Derrick Watson , citing in his decision a press release distributed during Trump's campaig...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Chinese Premier rejects currency devaluation allegations

Mr Li said he was optimistic about the future for China's relationship with the U.S., after the Trump administration had affirmed the One China policy, because of extensive common interests. Li acknowledged the...More..

SC vs. Marquette: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

SC vs. Marquette: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017

I think our guys are very excited about earning the right to be here and we're looking forward to tomorrow night's game for SC. "And that's what we're focusing on is just having fun and enjoying the moment". "I...More..

Pakistan planning to declare Gilgit-Baltistan region as its fifth province
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Pakistan planning to declare Gilgit-Baltistan region as its fifth province

Meanwhile, the Government of India (GoI) and nearly all mainstream parties have already voiced their concern for declaring these parts of J&K as fifth province of Pakistan. "We hail the role of Pakistan regardi...More..

UK: Trump spying claim 'ridiculous;' US govt won't repeat it
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

UK: Trump spying claim 'ridiculous;' US govt won't repeat it

The Times reported "that the White House had backed off the allegation, although it was not clear whether it had apologized for airing it in the first place". They also have asked the Federal Bureau of Investi...More..

U.S. apologizes to United Kingdom for Spicer's wiretap accusations
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

U.S. apologizes to United Kingdom for Spicer's wiretap accusations

The Brits were outraged, and Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said they had "received assurances from the White House that these allegations would not be repeated". "If he didn't do it, (Trump) shouldn'...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Tillerson Won't Rule Out Military Action Against North Korea

Also on Monday, South Korean air force said that it had begun a week-long drill named "Soaring Eagle" to practice the country's readiness against any possible threat from its northern neighbor. With Kim acting ...More..

N Korea behaving badly, China not helping, Trump tweets
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

N Korea behaving badly, China not helping, Trump tweets

In response Kim has threatened to hit the U.S. with a "merciless" attack if joint military exercises with South Korea continue. Tensions between North and South Korea, have run even higher than the historical...More..

Senators to host Canadiens outdoors at TD Place in December, per report
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Senators to host Canadiens outdoors at TD Place in December, per report

The NHL, the city, the Senators and the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group have spent months working on the details of the game which will celebrate the anniversary of the first NHL game played in Ottawa ...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Krauthammer: Trump Should 'Stop Digging' on Obama Wiretap Claims

All we did was quote a very talented legal mind", Trump said on Friday. I vaguely wondered what article he was talking about, but it was late and life is short, so I went to bed instead of searching for it. "Re...More..

North Korea, China in focus as Tillerson starts Asia trip in Tokyo
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

North Korea, China in focus as Tillerson starts Asia trip in Tokyo

In addition to potential attacks from North Korea, the island nation is concerned about challenges to its sovereignty in the East China Sea and its own trade relationship with the United States. Tillerson came ...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

U.S. 'could consider pre-emptive military action' against North Korea

He met some of the 28,500 US troops stationed in South Korea. While he is delaying some of the drastic cuts the White House wanted, it is far from clear that Tillerson can prevail over Trump aides such as Ste...More..

Tillerson to warn China of sanctions over North Korea
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Tillerson to warn China of sanctions over North Korea

Conservatives have argued that any shift from the current position on THAAD will be a retreat in the face of pressure from Beijing and Pyongyang. Tillerson also met South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn, ...More..

Armed Passerby Shoots, Kills Man Attacking Deputy on Side of Road
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Armed Passerby Shoots, Kills Man Attacking Deputy on Side of Road

When the incident occurred, Breitbart News reported that the passerby came to the deputy's assistance when he saw the deputy on his back on I-75 and a suspect on top of the deputy, beating him. Strother was tra...More..

Tillerson underlines cooperation with Japan, Seoul on North Korea
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Tillerson underlines cooperation with Japan, Seoul on North Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stressed on Thursday the importance of the US working with Japan to counter perceived threats from North Korea. Earlier in the day, Tillerson visited the demilitarized zone...More..

Tillerson calls for
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Tillerson calls for "different approach" on North Korea

Administration officials say all options are on the table, including military ones, but signs are that the USA for starters wants to see rigorous implementation of existing sanctions against the North. "The U.S...More..

Biren Singh: Manipur's first BJP CM
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Biren Singh: Manipur's first BJP CM

While the NPF is a constituent of the NDA, four NPP legislators had extended their support to the BJP earlier. During an election rally in Imphal last December Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced tha...More..

ED summons Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Yasin Malik in FEMA cases
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

ED summons Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Yasin Malik in FEMA cases

Separatists Yasin Malik and SAS Geelani summoned by Enforcement Directorate in different money laundering & FEMA cases. The agency had registered a case against Geelani based on an income tax recovery in 2002...More..

U.S. keeps possible military action against North Korea 'on the table'
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

U.S. keeps possible military action against North Korea 'on the table'

The policy of strategic patience has ended. " If they elevate the threat of their weapons program to a level that we believe requires action, then that option's on the table ". Byung-se said military deterr...More..

Norfolk veteran speaks out on potential Meals on Wheels cuts
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Norfolk veteran speaks out on potential Meals on Wheels cuts

Alexander stuck to this line of left-leaning critique, however, and lectured that "as you know well, Housing and Urban Development and the Community Development Block Grants aren't exclusively about housing"....More..

Yemen report: Airstrike near Red Sea strait kills refugees
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Yemen report: Airstrike near Red Sea strait kills refugees

Mohammed Abdiker, emergencies director at the International Organization for Migration in Geneva, said the attack was " totally unacceptable " and questioned why there had been no effort to check who was on b...More..

When Irish eyes are smiling, Americans are celebrating
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

When Irish eyes are smiling, Americans are celebrating

His real name was actually Maewyn Succat. Saint Patrick's Day or St Paddy's Day, as its affectionately known, is an annual feast day which celebrates Saint Patrick, the most commonly recognised of the patro...More..

Children find parents dead from apparent overdose in Centerville home
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Children find parents dead from apparent overdose in Centerville home

They say the exact cause of death won't be confirmed until toxicology reports are completed in 4-6 weeks. A coroner said the preliminary cause of death for both appears consistent with a drug overdose. Halye's ...More..

USA keeps possible military action against North Korea 'on the table'
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

USA keeps possible military action against North Korea 'on the table'

He declined to provide specifics. In a news conference with Tillerson and Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Thursday, the Korean peninsula was mentioned more than 40 times . The US has 28,000 troops s...More..

European stocks settle higher after Fed, Dutch vote
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

European stocks settle higher after Fed, Dutch vote

The drop pulled the rug out from under the dollar , whichsank to a three-week low of 100.510 against a basket of currencies. Palladium prices hit their lowest since January 31 at $738.35 on Monday. Silver rose...More..

Why Cemex Has 20% Upside, Without Trump Wall
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Why Cemex Has 20% Upside, Without Trump Wall

Central Command, "If you don't fully fund the State Department, then I need to buy more ammunition", he said at the time. Mexico's Cemex (CX) says it won't help build the Trump Administration's planned bord...More..

Authorities Search Property Of Man Where Delphi Teens Were Found
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Authorities Search Property Of Man Where Delphi Teens Were Found

A man photographed walking along the Delphi Historic Trails on February 13, the same day two girls were killed, is now considered "the main suspect" in their deaths, Indiana State Police said today. That's forc...More..