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House GOP leader suggested Putin was paying Trump

They talk about Russian Federation funding populist politicians to destabilize Europe's democracies, and then they shift to how it could be happening here. Ryan said Russia's goal was to "turn Ukrain...

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Moors murderer Ian Brady dies aged 79

Brady died at Ashworth Hospital in a psychiatric unit where he'd been detained since 1985, according to the BBC . Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust confirmed a 79-year-old patient had died after b...

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Trump assails 'witch hunt' after naming of special counsel

Rosenstein was thrust into the spotlight last week when a memo he wrote was initially cited by the Trump administration as the rationale for firing FBI Director James Comey, who was leading the FBI's ...

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Trump team-Russia had 18 contacts

This comes after The New York Times reported Wednesday night that Flynn told the Trump transition team ahead of inauguration that he was under federal investigation for secretly working as a pai...

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Senate Intelligence Committee invites Comey to testify publicly

Yet U.S. allies and some members of Congress have expressed alarm. That episode, and the recent meeting in the Oval Office, only underlined for the American people Trump's connections with Russians,...

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Shaka lands his big No. 2 prospect Mohamed Bamba commits to Texas ×

Shaka lands his big No. 2 prospect Mohamed Bamba commits to Texas ×

Bamba, a 7-foot center, from Harlem, N.Y. had offers from Duke, Michigan and Kentucky. He is ranked as the No. 2 player in the Class of 2017 by the 247Sports Composite. Bamba was one of the most f...

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United Kingdom election: May seeks similarly 'strong mandate' to Macron

United Kingdom election: May seeks similarly 'strong mandate' to Macron

The 39-year-old stepped down as leader of En Marche! Monday to concentrate on his new job. "The old parties are dying or have died". Macron founded his centrist En Marche! But any idea of a fear...

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Three deaths linked to new ebola outbreak in Congo

Dr. Oly Ilunga Kalenga, minister of public health in the DRC, said in a statement that the outbreak occurred in the Bas-Uélé province in the northern part of the country. The WHO confirmed one of the ...

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Instant Analysis: Preds, Ducks Clash in Playoffs Again

Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf has fashioned a strong postseason campaign, placing him among the favorites to win the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoffs MVP should Anaheim keep going. Predators defensema...

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Top US Democrats Request Probe of Trump Team

Top US Democrats Request Probe of Trump Team

They could flood the Trump administration with subpoenas, compel testimony from witnesses, schedule public hearings, issue reports, and create special committees like the one Republicans started to pr...

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Support Nashville Predators in Playoff Rounds

Support Nashville Predators in Playoff Rounds

Defenseman Roman Josi's power-play goal with 2:43 remaining in regulation gave the Nashville Predators a 2-1 win in Game 3 on Tuesday and an identical series lead over the Anaheim Ducks in the Western...

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Valbuena hits out at Benzema over sex-tape 'slander'

Valbuena hits out at Benzema over sex-tape 'slander'

Benzema, the most talented striker of his generation, is facing charges relating to an extortion scam over a sex tape featuring France teammate Mathieu Valbuena. Can Emmanuel Macron save Karim Benze...

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France's President Macron appoints cabinet with figures from the left and right

France's President Macron appoints cabinet with figures from the left and right

Speaking last Thursday, Philippe encouraged Macron to "transgress" by naming someone from outside his party which he hinted would encourage some of his colleagues to join the REM. Philippe's age reinf...

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Newspapers Review: Abbas-Trump summit focus of dailies

Meshaal pointed to a policy document released Tuesday by Hamas that for the first time shows a willingness to accept the idea of a Palestinian state within borders that existed after the 1967 Arab-Isr...

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Russian Federation ready to play constructive role in resolving North Korea's nuclear threat

Russian Federation ready to play constructive role in resolving North Korea's nuclear threat

In remarks carried by the Xinhua news agency, Mr Xi said he hoped the two close neighbours could respect each other's major concerns and legitimate interests and try to seek common ground and handle d...

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Tehran's mayor drops out of Iran's presidential election to back hard-liner

Iranians vote for president on Friday in a contest likely to determine whether Tehran's re-engagement with the world stalls or quickens, although whatever the outcome no change is expected to its revo...

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Netanyahu insists he told Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem

President Donald Trump is assessing whether moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would help or hurt prospects for clinching an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, Secretary of State Rex Tiller...

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Trump Administration Upholds Iran Sanctions Waiver, Keeping Nuclear Deal Alive

Still, the USA paired the announcement with new, unrelated sanctions that go after Iran for a ballistic missiles program that Washington fears could target American interests in the Middle East or k...

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Chaos erupts at Fort Lauderdale airport after 300 Spirit flights canceled

Chaos erupts at Fort Lauderdale airport after 300 Spirit flights canceled

The chaos erupted among passengers irate over a series of mass flight cancellations by Spirit Airlines. Police claim in the arrest report that the trio "challenged [airline employees] to step outs...

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Macron Wins French Election

It was the first time the men had appeared in public together since Macron resigned in August a year ago as the French minister for the economy and finance to run for president - a decision that was r...

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Miami Congressman Carlos Curbelo raises impeachment - sort of

Miami Congressman Carlos Curbelo raises impeachment - sort of

The central question is whether Trump's reported conversation and statements to Comey constitute an obstruction of justice . Trump pressured Comey to drop the Bureau's investigation into ex-Natio...

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India's plea on Kulbhushan Jadhav 'unnecessary': Pakistan tells ICJ

India's plea on Kulbhushan Jadhav 'unnecessary': Pakistan tells ICJ

Pakistan has said that International Court of Justice can not hear the Indian application regarding conviction of its spy Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan. Former Ambassador Rajiv Dogra, who was posted f...

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US admiral: N. Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

US admiral: N. Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

Pyongyang, three days earlier, celebrated test of the "perfect weapon system" after the nation launched what it claimed as a new kind of intermediate-range ballistic missile system which can carry "a ...

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Oil down as market stays well supplied despite OPEC cuts

Oil down as market stays well supplied despite OPEC cuts

As this magazine heads to press, official U.S. storage data will be released by the Energy Information Administration (EIA), which is expected to show an increase in USA crude inventories, raising f...

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Mixture of old and new faces in Macron's first government

Mixture of old and new faces in Macron's first government

The Foreign Ministry portfolio does not usually officially include Europe. Collomb has spearheaded several major projects to revitalise Lyon since becoming mayor in 2001. Newly inaugurated centrist ...

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House oversight chair seeks Comey memos on Trump

Top officials and the president said this sharing was within his legal rights as the nation's ultimate declassifier of state secrets, that the president was seeking Russian aid in combatting terrorism...

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Former FBI Director Mueller to lead Trump-Russia probe

Now, Mueller once again finds himself in the midst of historic events: The Justice Department has named him special counsel to investigate potential coordination between Russian Federation and the Tru...

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Concerns persist over China's 'Silk Road' initiative

Britain, France and Germany were represented by finance or trade officials. President Donald Trump's administration dispatched top Asia policy maker Matthew Pottinger to attend the summit. Mr Xi ple...

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Decades After Bofors, Indian Army Gets First Artillery Guns From US

Decades After Bofors, Indian Army Gets First Artillery Guns From US

The arrival of the M-777 guns comes soon after the government also inked a Rs 4,366-crore contract with engineering conglomerate L&T for the supply of 100 self-propelled howitzers in collaboration wit...

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Amash: Grounds for Impeachment if Comey's Trump Memo Is True

Amash: Grounds for Impeachment if Comey's Trump Memo Is True

Prices of bonds, regarded as a safe haven in times of market turbulence, rallied. Ryan's comments after a closed-door meeting of House Republicans came as lawmakers grappled with a series of damagin...

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