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Trade order, campaign rally on Trump's 100th day

Trump's 100th day events were set in a politically important state that he won with 48 percent of the vote. Restless in Washington , Trump is working at "bre...


Liberals say jobs the top election issue, while NDP pledges climate action

Actually, Clark and the BC Liberals have only said they will reduce the payments to the 1992 levels, but that wouldn't come into effect until 2018. "Who do ...


Turkey's Erdogan Urges EU To Accelerate Accession Talks Or Say Goodbye

Speaking at the ceremony, Erdogan said: "Today, I return to the party that I founded, my home, my passion, my love, which I had to leave according to our Consti...


Food world's best recognized at James Beard Awards

If you recall, Seattle's own Edouardo Jordan, who just last week opened his second restaurant JuneBaby , was a finalist for Best Chef Northwest, as were Rachel...


Liverpool beat Watford 1-0 in EPL with Can highlight goal

Liverpool picked up all three points at Vicarage Road last night, but the German midfielder's spectacular goal of the season contender stole all the headlines ...


YPG militants target Turkish army posts from Syria border town

John Dorrian, the spokesperson for Operation Inherent Resolve, told reporters at the Pentagon on Wednesday. Turkey conducted airstrikes this week in Syria ...


Pittsburgh Steelers May Now Have the Most Dangerous Pass Rush in Football

J.J. was tweeting about Christmas because the Texans will actually be hosting the Steelers on Christmas day. He sat out the 2015 season after injuring his knee ...


Snooker: John Higgins out to secure final place against 'great'

Barry Hawkins says he will be on the wrong end of some punishment from John Higgins unless he drastically improves ahead of his Betfred World Championship sem...


Nepal's top judge suspended after impeachment motion filed

The first female judge to head Nepal's Supreme Court was suspended after Parliament members filed an impeachment motion accusing her of bias and interfering wit...


Wang Yi and Rex Tillerson to meet amid tensions in Korean peninsula

Tillerson met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang after chairing a high-level session at the UN Security Council on North Korea here yesterday. The UNSC also called...


US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site: Yonhap

Fears have mounted in recent weeks that North Korea could soon conduct a sixth nuclear test or another missile launch. Six trailers reportedly carrying the ...


ASEAN Chairman's statement released a day after end of summit

Dr. Ha Anh Tuan, director for policy analysis of the Institute of South China Sea Studies of the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, also wanted the PCA decision cit...


Sturgeon: Only SNP can halt Theresa May having 'free hand'

He said he had "repeatedly expressed disappointment that the substance of (joint) meetings has not enabled proper discussion or engagement on the strategic choi...


Lawmakers seal deal on funding to avoid shutdown

Top Capitol Hill negotiators are reporting progress toward a long-sought agreement on a massive $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day op...


Sharp Rise in Bets for Le Pen Victory in Second-Round: Oddschecker

The far-right candidate explained she was moving away from the Front National party to concentrate on her presidential bid, with her move further distancing her...


Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

He said he would bring up the issue with President Donald Trump during his planned visit to Washington on May 16 - and called for the coordination between t...


Venezuelan unrest continues as Maduro decides to quit OAS

More than 100 journalists have been assaulted while covering the protests , it added, accusing the national guard of "harassing, beating and intimidating" repo...


French court refuses to extradite ex-Kosovo PM Haradinaj to Serbia

Earlier on Thursday, an appeals court in the French city of Colmar rejected Serbia's request for the extradition of Haradinaj who was arrested in France at Belg...


50 killed in Turkish shelling on Kurdish positions on Syria-Iraqi borders

US State Department spokesman Mark Toner said that it had not been authorised by the US-led coalition, which is fighting Daesh in Iraq and Syria. The air stri...


Body of Toddler Found in Deplorable Home

According to the station, 16-month-old Semaj Crosby was reported missing on Tuesday evening, about three hours after staff from the Illinois Department of Child...


EPA seeks to derail cleanup of coal power plant pollution

Pruitt visited the complex and the adjacent residential neighborhood that make up what's known as the USS Lead Superfund site . Members of the Chicago EPA ...


Fitbit data helps police arrest CT man in murder of his wife

His story, however, would not hold up with investigators. A Fitbit spokesperson said this is the first time the company had heard of such a complaint; altho...


Turkey arrests more than 800 as Erdogan launches fresh clampdown

Soylu said that in the massive raid eight thousand 500 police officers and intelligence agents are involved and their objective is to capture some 3,000 support...


Judo federation cancels championship in N. Korea

Senate was receiving a briefing on the administration's strategy for North Korea. The US military yesterday started moving parts of its controversial Terminal...


With First Round Over, French Presidential Candidates Look Ahead To Parliamentary Elections

The National Front leader had advanced to the second round of France's presidential election along with centrist Emmanuel Macron. Hollande, a Socialist near...


Trump Set to Call for Big US Corporate Tax Cut

Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, said he isn't opposed to tax cuts in general, but whacking corporate taxes to 15% could be t...


Wisconsin dairy farms face closure due to Canadian policies

A handful of Minnesota dairy farms that faced losing their buyer because of a trade dispute with Canada will keep the buyer after all . The president is referr...


5 killed in blast in Pak's tribal belt

Thirteen people were also injured in the explosion. A bomb went off near a passenger van in Gudar area of Central Kurram Agency on early Tuesday morning. It s...


UN chief says Yemen aid conference draws $1.1B in pledges

The conflict has dramatically deepened Yemen's drawn-out humanitarian crisis, with a full 19 million people - two-thirds of the population - now in need of hu...


Minnesota dairy farms affected by US-Canada trade dispute

With Donald Trump ramping up his anti-Canada trade rhetoric, Justin Trudeau says the United States - like other countries - subsidizes its dairy and agricultu...