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Trump pledges to move quickly to name new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Meanwhile, President Trump is facing growing questions about whether he secretly recorded his conversations with Mr Comey. The resulting media chaos reportedl...


Local groups urge senators to vote against American Health Care Act

With unanimous Democratic opposition expected, Republicans holding a 52-48 Senate majority would lose if just three GOP senators oppose their party's plans. T...


Abortion restrictions expanded for foreign non-profits receiving US health funds

Senior administration officials said Monday that a plan to expand the so-called "Mexico City Policy" had gone into effect. The International Planned Paren...


Trump hosting Turkey's Erdogan as tensions simmer

Last month, the country narrowly passed constitutional amendments concentrating greater powers in an executive presidency, and allowing Erdogan to serve up to a...


Nitish wears the crown, but Lalu rules Bihar: Paswan

Mr Prasad said the BJP-supported media houses were reportingthat raids were conducted in 22 locations and they should name theselocations. Accusing the BJP Govt...


Reynolds, Lively surprise McCarthy on TV show

Saturday night's sketch did not hold back any punches on an obviously rough week for the Press Secretary, from a flurry of questions about the President's tie...


Dem calls report on Trump, intel 'disturbing'

And if he (Trump) thinks classified intelligence information is something you're supposed to brag about to Russian Federation. Gardner have so far gone unreturn...


Trump moves to settle Israeli-Palestinian conflict

US officials had said ahead of Wednesday's meeting that Trump would press Abbas to end payments to families of Palestinians imprisoned in Israeli jails. The p...


Award-winning journalist Javier Valdez killed in Mexico

Journalist Javier Valdez was shot and killed when an unknown number of assailants opened fire on his vehicle, according to the website of online media outlet ...


Ian Brady dies at high security psychiatric hospital on Merseyside aged 79

Brady has never revealed the location of the remains of Keith Benner, who was 12 when he was killed. Edward was lured from a gay bar to a home then shared by ...


India, Pakistan should engage in direct dialogue: United States on Kulbhushan Jadhav's execution

As the ICJ began hearing Jadhav's case, India argued that human rights treated as "basics" all over had been thrown to the wind by Pakistan. Harish Salve, lea...


China's retail sales up 10.7% in April

With growth comfortably above this year's target of around 6.5 per cent, Chinese policymakers have shifted their focus to reining in financial risks and stampin...


Trump invites new South Korean leader to US

The Chinese Foreign Ministry also expressed a desire to deepen cooperation between the two nations. The leaders agreed to strengthen the alliance. U.S. Sout...


Russia: Syrian Safe Zones Plan to Take Effect at Midnight

The May 4 agreement calls for the creation of four "de-escalation zones" to shore up a ceasefire, ban flights and allow for deliveries of humanitarian aid. It i...


Happy Mother's Day 2017 Wishes, Gifts, Cards and Quotes

Mother's Day is approaching on Sunday May 14th, which means that you have limited time to give your mom the best gift ever. We asked five moms what they'd re...


BC election exposed a polarized province

Weaver said negotiations on what his party's role would be would begin Wednesday. "I think the parties will be falling all over themselves to offer official ...


North Korea accuses US, South Korea of plotting assassination attempt

A statement from North Korea's official media announced the accusation and added that their government will "ferret out and mercilessly destroy" USA and South K...


Egypt unveils 17 mummies in Minya: ministry

The archaeological site where the discovery was made is located in the collage of Tuna al-Gabal which is on the edge of the western desert. The ministry said ...


Pyongyang poses potentially existential threat: United States intel chief

Coats appeared before the Senate committee along with other intelligence agency leaders, including CIA Director Mike Pompeo and National Security Agency Directo...


Esri makes Forbes list of best employers

The university has about 1,800 full-time faculty and staff members. It was previously ranked No. 132 in the 2015 Forbes list. Divisions of the company in Au...


French Election Soothes Sentiments: ETFs Likely to Benefit

The French media might hate her, but they'll cover her every pronouncement, her every controversy, and you can be sure she'll dredge them up, lacerating Macron ...


Deja vu as softer South Korean leader could alienate ally US

What is key is that there is no quick fix to this situation, nor is there any immediate danger from North Korea if it is left alone. Moon began his first full...


USA may have dispersed equipment to Syrian Kurds 'very quickly'

Meanwhile, during an interview with NTV, Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik said that US decision to supply weapons to Syrian Kurdish militants will "neither...


3 dead, including former West Memphis police officer, in rural Arkansas

Arkansas State Police officials on the scene are not yet providing any additional details, and say this is an "extremely sensitive situation". He said the suspe...


Chibok schoolgirls: 'One refused to be released'

Garba Shehu said that originally they had been negotiating the release of 83 girls, but one said she wanted to remain. The Red Cross had on Monday explained ...


European Union chief negotiator says Brexit 'will come at cost'

He declared: "We have a duty to speak the truth. He understands that the Tory attempt to press for a hard Brexit and a hard border in Ireland will devastate n...


New Orleans Begins Removing Second Confederate Monument

Some of the pro-monument demonstrators chanted "Mitch for prison" - a reference to New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu who is backing the monuments' removal. "An...


Trump, top Russian Federation envoy to meet at White House

According to the US State Department, Lavrov and Tillerson will discuss Ukraine and Syria, among other issues. Tillerson ignored questions about Trump and Comey...


Ismail Haniya elected new political chief of Hamas

The moves come with 82-year-old Palestinian president Abbas losing popularity and a behind-the-scenes succession battle taking shape. Hamas ignored the dismissa...


North Korea congratulates Emmanuel Macron for French Presidential election win

North Korea announced on Wednesday it had detained an accounting instructor from the same university named Kim Sang Dok for "acts of hostility" and attempts t...