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Emmanuel Macron holds first Cabinet meeting

Macron said his first priority would be "to give back to the French people the confidence that for too long has been flagging". The MEP was among the first politicians to support Macron when he set ...

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United Nations informed of Ebola virus outbreak in northern DR Congo

United Nations informed of Ebola virus outbreak in northern DR Congo

The Minister of Public Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Oly Ilunga Kalenga, MD, in a statement today from the WHO's regional office in Africa described "an outbreak of Ebola ...

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Lindsey Graham: Trump-Russia investigation has evolved into a 'criminal investigation'

Lindsey Graham: Trump-Russia investigation has evolved into a 'criminal investigation'

Flynn, Trump's fired national security adviser, is a key figure in the Trump-Russia investigation. "That was a poor, poor performance", Trump said. The No. "I continue to believe that the presiden...

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Brazilian president accused of corruption and obstructing justice

Temer rejected calls for his resignation, saying he will fight allegations. In his words, "That clandestine recording was manipulated and doctored with (bad) intentions". In an ominous sign for Temer,...

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Comey agrees to testify in open hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee

Comey agrees to testify in open hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee

A senior White House official close to President Donald Trump is now a "significant person of interest " in the FBI's investigation into whether Trump or his associates colluded with the Kremlin to in...

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Canadian woman among Times Square crash victims

Canadian woman among Times Square crash victims

According to the arrest report, Rojas said the cabbie had disrespected him by trying to charge too much. Mr Rojas passed a breathalyser test shortly after the crash, but tested positive for PCP and ...

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BOZICH | Cloud Computing ends 'Dreaming' of Triple Crown with Preakness shocker

BOZICH | Cloud Computing ends 'Dreaming' of Triple Crown with Preakness shocker

No one passes the Derby when they can get in the field, but Brown was practical enough to understand that his horse would have been a rank outsider in the Derby field and was an unlikely victor. Cloud...

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Melania Trump shuns headscarf, and Donald's old advice, in Saudi Arabia

Melania Trump shuns headscarf, and Donald's old advice, in Saudi Arabia

President Donald Trump is preparing for a busy day of meetings in Saudi Arabia. The deals mean that the Saudis intend to "to invest a lot of money in the USA and have a lot of US companies invest an...

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Trump Denies Comey Allegations, Collusion with Russian Federation

Trump Denies Comey Allegations, Collusion with Russian Federation

Lindsay Graham, R-S.C., a senior Senate Judiciary Committee member. "Congress' ability to conduct investigations of all things Russian Federation has been severely limited", said Republican Senator ...

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President Trump receives regal welcome in Saudi Arabia

President Trump receives regal welcome in Saudi Arabia

The two were overheard discussing natural resources and arms, and Salman bemoaned the destruction caused by Syria's civil war. The arms deal, plus other investments that U.S. Trump's agenda has been...

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After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers United States invite

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that his country was ready to play a "productive" role in ending the North Korean nuclear issue, also promising to enhance the country's cooperation with S...

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Erdogan Welcomes 'Decisive' Trump Meeting Amid Tensions on Syria

Erdogan Welcomes 'Decisive' Trump Meeting Amid Tensions on Syria

Foreign allies may see things differently. Additionally, a video of United States military vehicles seen during a funeral ceremony organized for the people killed in the Turkish airstrikes brought irr...

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Trump won't move US Embassy to Jerusalem for now, senior official says

Controversy precedes the USA president on his stop in Israel as well, following Trumps alleged disclosure of Israeli intelligence to Russian officials. Trump hosted Abbas at the White House on May 3, ...

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Trump to call for unity in fight vs. radicalism

President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman during a bilateral meeting, Saturday, May 20, 2017 , in Riyadh . United States president D...

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Assange Claims Victory After Sweden Drops Rape Investigation

Assange Claims Victory After Sweden Drops Rape Investigation

Earlier, the 45-year-old took to Twitter to again repudiate the allegations. He says his battle is not over, and "the proper war is just commencing". Friday's announcement means Assange is no longer...

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Defence deal with Saudi to counter 'malign Iranian influence': Tillerson

A centerpiece of Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia, the first foreign trip of his presidency, is to push back on the threat that Iran poses to Saudi Arabia and other regional partners. Jubeir said the ele...

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People are calling for Trump's impeachment - here's how that would play out

Speaker, to call for the impeachment of the president of the United States of America for obstruction of justice ". I have said on previous occasions, and do now say again, the President should be...

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Five things to watch as China's belt and road plan unfolds

Five things to watch as China's belt and road plan unfolds

China is still keen to see India participate in its multi-billion dollar connectivity program. The Chinese government's One Belt, One Road (OBOR) had been endorsed by 56 countries and regional organ...

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Trump labels Russian Federation inquiry 'witch hunt'

Mueller will have sweeping powers and the authority to prosecute any crimes he uncovers. This article has been updated to include Trump's comments with the Colombian president . But he may have to ...

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Trip to Bring Macron Face-to-face with Troops

Trip to Bring Macron Face-to-face with Troops

Paris: A parliamentary majority looks to be within reach for centrist French President Emmanuel Macron in next month's parliamentary election, opinion polls indicated on Thursday, as his cross-partisa...

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Rouhani wins big in Iran's re-election

Rouhani beat his main challenger, Ebrahim Raisi, by almost 19 percentage points in an election that saw high turnout at the polls. More than 40 million ballots were used in the 12th Presidential el...

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Trump says firing 'nut job' Comey took off pressure

The former FBI director has confirmed that he will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on the investigation into links between Mr Trump's administration and Russian Federation. The memo f...

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For Trump's defenders, White House turmoil is politics as usual

Former FBI Director James Comey has agreed to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee in an open session. "I also expect that Director Comey will be able to shed light on issues critical to...

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Trump tweet projected on billboard in Saudi capital

Trump tweet projected on billboard in Saudi capital

The arms deals included a Jane's catalog of military equipment, the State Department said: Tanks, artillery, counter-mortar radars, armored personnel carriers, helicopters, ships, patrol boats, aircra...

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Royal welcome for Trump in Saudi Arabia as troubles mount at home

FILE - In this January 27, 2015 file photo, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama stand with new Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz they arrive on Air Force One at King Khalid Internation...

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Two Killed, One Foreigner Kidnapped In Afghanistan Capital Kabul

He told Pajhwok Afghan News the attack began at about 3pm when a group of three assailants stormed the bank. It is reported that the attackers were three, they were all killed by security forces . ...

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Trump Takes Part in Traditional Saudi Sword Dance

President Trump arrived in Saudi Arabia- the first stop on his nine day tour . But the journey comes as Trump faces mounting questions about his firing of FBI Director James Comey, who was investig...

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Rouhani secures resounding victory in Iran presidential election

Iran's state television has declared incumbent President Hassan Rouhani the victor of the country's presidential election, giving him a second four-year term to see out his agenda calling for greate...

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Trump says appointing special counsel to oversee Trump-Russia probe

Trump says appointing special counsel to oversee Trump-Russia probe "divides country"

Graham also had some advice for Trump, who wrote on Twitter Thursday morning that the appointment of a special counsel amounted to a "witch hunt". He complained that he was the target of a witch hunt....

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Announcement on Federal Bureau of Investigation director not for now: White House

Announcement on Federal Bureau of Investigation director not for now: White House

It did say Comey, "created unnecessary pressure on our ability to engage and negotiate with Russian Federation". "I also expect that director Comey will be able to shed light on issues critical to t...

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