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BC Greens break through, capture three seats

Christy Clark told reporters on Tuesday that she'd met with the lieutenant-governor and been asked to continue on as Wednesday, and that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had called to congratulate her. T...

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Trump to Liberty U grads: Relish being an 'outsider'

Eight candidates to be the FBI's director were in line Saturday for the first interviews with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his deputy, Rod Rosenstein, at Justice Department headquarters. Trump a...

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Surprise: Many Americans Don't Have an Opinion About Comey Getting Fired

Though he argued that the president has been "very clear" on his position on the potential recordings, Trump has not commented on it beyond his tweet that cautioned Comey against "leaking to the pre...

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Doors Always Open for India to Join Belt and Road Project: China

Earlier yesterday, Mr Xi urged major multilateral institutions to join the Belt and Road initiative , stressing the importance of rejecting protectionism in seeking global economic growth. On May 14-...

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Gunman Shoots Woman, Self at Texas College

Gunman Shoots Woman, Self at Texas College

As officers were trying to find the gunman, McLellan said that policemen stopped many cars which were leaving the campus hoping to find the killer. The shooter who later killed himself was identified ...

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Erdogan visits Trump, amid friction between US, Turkey

Erdogan visits Trump, amid friction between US, Turkey

The airbase was briefly stormed by the army's elite forces last March, but the militants repelled that attack. The reported clashes were four kilometers northeast of Raqqa, eight kilometers to the n...

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Cyber attacks 'linked' to North Korea

Army's missile defense system known as Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD , the same system recently installed in South Korea. HAGATNA, Guam (AP ) - While most of the United States is...

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The Rock leads Donald Trump in prospective presidential election matchup

The Rock leads Donald Trump in prospective presidential election matchup

The latest Public Policy Polling survey makes for grim reading for President Donald Trump , especially if he is already looking ahead to his prospects in November 2020. "I think that it's a real po...

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Trump rebuts advisor's claims of false reporting on leaks to Russian FM

Trump rebuts advisor's claims of false reporting on leaks to Russian FM

But the briefing comes the day after the Washington Post report and Trump's tweets this morning that he has the "absolute right" to share information with Russian Federation. "Humanitarian reasons...

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Three months in, chaos grips Donald Trump's White House

Three months in, chaos grips Donald Trump's White House

Meanwhile, the president continued to make headlines and rankle lawmakers from both parties. While Washington is still reeling about President Trump's dismissal of FBI Director James Comey, the ma...

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China dismisses India's concerns on OBOR

The inclusive tone of China's Belt and Road push stands in stark contrast to U.S. President Donald Trump's "America First" policy, which included the scrapping of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) d...

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Merkel's conservatives clinch victory in key state vote

NRW is seen as a test of national mood ahead of Germany's federal election in September. With a fifth of Germans - 13.1 million - eligible to vote in North Rhine-Westphalia, an election in the weste...

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Police say woman found dead in Fermanagh was murdered

Police say woman found dead in Fermanagh was murdered

It is understood that a third victim, believed to be Concepta's 30-year-old son Conor, was taken by ambulance to the South West Acute Hospital in Enniskillen, and is in a stable condition. Words can n...

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Trump on Asking for Comey's Loyalty: 'I Didn't'

Trump on Asking for Comey's Loyalty: 'I Didn't'

But Spicer and his team have kept up regular briefings. But he wound up creating new headaches for the White House, including with an apparent threat to Comey. On Thursday, he signed an executive ord...

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Phillies rally to late 4-3 win over Nationals

Phillies rally to late 4-3 win over Nationals

Washington's Matt Albers pitched a flawless ninth and recorded his second save of the season and just the second of a career that has spanned 466 games. In fact, he struck out the side on nine pitches...

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Convicted transgender soldier will stay on active duty

She can now see herself as a survivor who can be the person she is in the outside world. Manning was arrested in 2010 and convicted in 2013 of six violations of the U.S. Her fight has included a h...

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Trump asked Federal Bureau of Investigation director to drop Flynn probe

Trump asked Federal Bureau of Investigation director to drop Flynn probe

The existence of Mr. Trump's request is the clearest evidence that the president has tried to directly influence the Justice Department and F.B.I. investigation into links between Mr. Trump dismissed ...

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Gowdy takes himself out of FBI director search

Gowdy takes himself out of FBI director search

Gowdy said he was out of the country when former FBI Director James Comey was sacked, but that he spoke with Sessions shortly thereafter. In a statement , Gowdy said he spoke to Attorney General ...

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Trump Team to Israel: Western Wall 'Not Your Territory'

Trump Team to Israel: Western Wall 'Not Your Territory'

Netanyahu vehemently denies the report . His clarifying statement came after Fox News channel reported that Netanyahu told the US President not to move the US embassy to Jerusalem when they...

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Kashmir women boycott event chaired by Mehbooba Mufti

Kashmir women boycott event chaired by Mehbooba Mufti

A woman said that they were told to attend a training programme under UMEED scheme in Srinagar . "The Chief Minister stayed for some time, but when the situation turned worse, the security guards f...

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Republicans Restrained In Response To Trump Intelligence Sharing With Russia

Republicans Restrained In Response To Trump Intelligence Sharing With Russia

Trump shared details about an Islamic State terror threat related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian ambassador to the U.S. The intell...

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Trump asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation

Trump asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation

The White House is disputing a report that President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to shut down an investigation into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn. The Royal Cou...

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Israel demands explanation from White House after spat over Trump trip

He showed little concern about Israeli settlement construction on occupied lands claimed by the Palestinians, expressed support for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and vowed to move the U....

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Israel Tensions Rise After Trump Official Says Western Wall in West Bank

Both highly sensitive issues made headlines in Israel on Tuesday as preparations intensified for Trump's visit to the country and the Palestinian territories on May 22 and 23. Palestinians were di...

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Russia Responds To Trump Intel Disclosure: 'Don't Read US Newspapers'

Russia Responds To Trump Intel Disclosure: 'Don't Read US Newspapers'

If Trump hadn't been fully briefed on the information and its source, then why was he talking about it in the Oval Office with a country that has been a bad actor on the world stage - and that we know...

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Donald Trump: I'll get deal done on Middle East peace

Later, during a working lunch with the USA and Palestinian delegations, Mr. Trump said the solution to peace is "something that I think is, frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought over the y...

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Germany and France agree to draw up roadmap on developing EU

Germany and France agree to draw up roadmap on developing EU

New French President Emmanuel Macron is set to name a prime minister and visit German Chancellor Angela Merkel on a busy first full day in office on Monday. Despite her crushing defeat to Macron, Le...

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Palestinian negotiator demands Israeli 'Nakba' apology

Palestinians are commemorating the 69th anniversary of the 1948 Nakba, when 750,000 Palestinians were expelled from their lands and displaced, with activities in various areas in the Palestinian terr...

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Korea claims latest missile can carry a large nuclear warhead

Korea claims latest missile can carry a large nuclear warhead

While it's hard to verify the North Koreans' numbers, the first test of the Hwasong-12 missile, a "newly-developed ballistic rocket capable of carrying a large-size heavy nuclear warhead", appears to ...

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US Secret Service Says White House Placed on Lockdown

US Secret Service Says White House Placed on Lockdown

According to social media accounts, Secret Service members could be seen scurrying White House media to safety as security looked for the suspect. "Suspect in custody", the agency wrote in a tweet .

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