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Trump urges Liberty graduates to 'never give up,' challenge status quo

Trump urges Liberty graduates to 'never give up,' challenge status quo

Drawing parallels to what was widely viewed as a longshot bid by Trump for the presidency, he urged the more than 18,000 graduates to fight for what they believe in and to "challenge entrenched intere...

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IS conflict: U.S. arming Syrian Kurds unacceptable - Turkey

The United States retains its commitment to providing Turkey with security, Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said May 11 in London during a meeting with Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım that came in ...

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US, China Cooperation to Extend Trade

US, China Cooperation to Extend Trade

In addition to paving the way for USA beef imports to China and Chinese chicken imports to the United States, Ross said the agreements with Beijing lay the groundwork for treating Chinese banks ...

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Pope gives the Catholic church its two youngest Saints

Pope gives the Catholic church its two youngest Saints

Labajo also encouraged the faithful to pray, repent and offer sacrifice which is basically his message to celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary's apparition to three shepherd children a hundred years ago....

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China pledges $124bn for new Silk Road

Chinese President Xi Jinping speaking at the opening of the Belt and Road Forum is displayed on a big screen near a decoration depicting Chinese admiral Zheng He who commanded expeditionary voyages ...

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Deadly unrest grips as students rally in Venezuela

Deadly unrest grips as students rally in Venezuela

Pro-government women's groups were planning a counter-demonstration. "We are deeply concerned about the Maduro government's violent crackdown on protesters in Venezuela", the statement said . On Ma...

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NJ residents grade President Trump on 100-day mark

NJ residents grade President Trump on 100-day mark

Only 12 percent of respondents, meanwhile, said they haven't been lied to by a member of the Trump administration. Of 38 specific promises Trump made in his 100-day " contract " with voters, he has ...

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25 peaple killed in bomb explosion on deputy convoy of Pakistan Senate

The group's Amaq news agency said a bomber wearing an explosive vest carried out the attack near the town of Mastung, 50 km (30 miles) from the provincial capital of Quetta. Militant group Lashkar-e-J...

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Activists say Kurdish-led forces advance on IS-held Raqqa

This week combined Arab and Kurd forces, backed by the U.S. and United Kingdom, captured the Tabla dam and nearby town in a move that means they are now within striking distance of Raqqa . The YPG is...

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Trump Responds To Sally Yates' Testimony With Fake News Claims, Of Course

Trump Responds To Sally Yates' Testimony With Fake News Claims, Of Course

In December, before Trump assumed office, Flynn talked to Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak about potentially lifting US sanctions President Barack Obama had just levied on Russia. Saying he never tal...

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Emmanuel Macron inaugurated as French president in Paris

Emmanuel Macron inaugurated as French president in Paris

Security Council. Emmanuel Macron, 39, has been inaugurated as France's president and pledged to overcome division in societies. An inspection of troops behind the palace will be followed by the 2...

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UN Security Council to hold urgent talks on North Korea missile test

North Korea fired a ballistic missile that landed in the sea near Russian Federation on Sunday. The US Pacific Command said in a statement the type of missile was being assessed but that its flight ...

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Jordanian stabs Israeli police officer, shot dead

Jordanian stabs Israeli police officer, shot dead

He added that the decision would be informed by responses from all parties, including "whether Israel views it as helpful to a peace initiative or perhaps a distraction". Israel says the Palestinian l...

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Jordanian National Stabs Israeli Policeman in Jerusalem Old City

Police identified the attacker as Muhammad Abdullah Salim al-Qassagi, a 57-year-old Jordanian citizen, who arrived in Israel a week ago. The Israeli Police said the man approached police officers an...

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Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

A Jordanian official says the Israeli statement omitted that the incident, "as bad as it was", took place on occupied territory. "It's time for Jordan to stop playing this double game", the prime mi...

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Clark provides positive outlook despite cloudy political future

Though the Greens fell short of the four seats needed for official party status , Weaver wasn't concerned when he spoke to the media Wednesday. Many swing ridings were won with small margins, so th...

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Younger Judicial Nominees Give Trump Chance for Legacy in Courts

That's partly because for the last two years, the Republican-controlled Senate dragged its feet in confirming judges. With Neil Gorsuch successfully confirmed to the Supreme Court, Trump must fill 1...

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Emmanuel Macron sworn-in as French President

Emmanuel Macron sworn-in as French President

The red carpet is set up prior to the takeover ceremony between outgoing President Francois Hollande and President-elect Emmanuel Macron, at the Elysee Palace in Paris , France, Sunday, May 14, 201...

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Wenger applauds master of invention Sanchez

Arsenal have been exploring candidates for a new sporting director-style position, including Borussia Dortmund's Michael Zorc and former Gunners winger Marc Overmars, which has caused friction between...

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BC Greens gain two more seats in 2017 provincial election

While the dramatic cliffhanger B.C. election left many questions unanswered, one thing is clear - B.C. Liberal Premier Christy Clark is finished. "We offered people a change that they could count on...

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Trump calls for stronger sanctions on North Korea after missile

Trump calls for stronger sanctions on North Korea after missile

He said South Korea will respond to provocations. Moon is expected to meet U.S. President Donald Trump as early as next month to coordinate an approach toward the Kim Jong-un regime. "We strongly pr...

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N. Korea fires missile, lands near Russian Federation

It flew for 30 minutes, or 700km reaching a height of more than 2000km, before dropping into the sea. The North has consistently test-fired missiles in that direction. The White House's statement also...

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China pledges $124-B for new Silk Road, says open to everyone

The launch was seen as a challenge to a new South Korean president who was elected last week and came as U.S., Japanese and European naval forces gathered for war games in the Pacific. "As China drive...

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US calls for stronger sanctions against North Korea

Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada said the missile could be of a new type. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abus...

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North Korea test fires 'new longer range missile'

Graham said details about Sunday's missile "point to a new threshold of capability potentially crossed", adding that engineers "may well be able to draw warhead re-entry data from that which is applic...

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Same again for SNP in two Central Scotland seats

Same again for SNP in two Central Scotland seats

The area came closest to voting leave of any part of Scotland, with fisheries workers the most vocal campaigners against European Union membership, leading a flotilla on the Thames a week before the r...

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UNESCO Adopts Resolution Denying Israel's Rights to J'slm

Sweden was the only European Union country to vote for the resolution, which passed by a vote of 22-10, with another 26 states either abstaining (23) or not showing up to vote (3). We celebrated a h...

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China pledges $124b for new Silk Road plan

The meeting called the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) is being attended by 29 heads of state and governments including Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif and his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickrma...

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Australia receptive to China's Silk Road, but national interest first

Xi said the Belt and Road initiative is "a project of the century" that will benefit people across the world. President Xi Jinping said that the pursuit of the Belt and Road Initiative is not me...

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Mishra accuses AAP of spreading lies over attack

Mr Mishra questioned the alacrity with which Mr Kejriwal's party declared the attacker a BJP man saying, "Whatever followed that incident was very odd; the police had just taken him away when Sanjay S...

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