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North Korea calls United States aircraft carrier dispatch outrageous

North Korea calls United States aircraft carrier dispatch outrageous

Ross said the two countries agreed to a "100-day plan" to discuss trade; there were few details. The official China Daily newspaper said it was encouraging to see the two-day summit that ended las...

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Attorney General 'looking to block bid to prosecute Tony Blair'

Attorney General 'looking to block bid to prosecute Tony Blair'

The attorney general claims that claim that attempts to prosecute Tony Blair are hopeless, as crimes of aggression do not exist in English law, despite it existing in global law. "It sounds like we'...

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Violence erupted at a free-speech rally on Saturday

Violence erupted at a free-speech rally on Saturday

According to KPIX, a "Patriot Day" rally was planned by Trump supporters, but opponents of the president showed up. On either side of the barrier, protesters and counter-demonstrators held two large ...

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Pope Francis Goes Off-Script At Easter Mass, Addressing World Conflict

But Francis addressed a concern likely on the minds of many Catholics on this religious holiday as they witness what seems like daily images of war, terrorism and starvation in every corner of the glo...

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North Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles: Japan PM

North Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles: Japan PM

Sarin has been used in domestic attacks in Japan, notably in 1995, when the Aum Supreme Truth cult released it in the Tokyo subway, killing 13 people and injuring 600. Beneath the mountain, a system...

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More than 2000 migrants rescued in dramatic day in Mediterranean

The Libyan coastline remains a hotspot for such rescues, as unscrupulous smugglers crowd wooden boats or inflatable dinghies with hundreds of desperate migrants. A further 2,100 migrants rescued last ...

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Pence in DMZ: 'Era of strategic patience is over' on North Korea

Pence in DMZ: 'Era of strategic patience is over' on North Korea

While Pence and Hwang said China is important in defusing the North Korean standoff, the US and South Korea do not look likely to change their plans on the THAAD missile system deployment, despite Chi...

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Trump accepts Xi's China invitation

Trump accepts Xi's China invitation

The US President said some "very potentially bad problems will be going away" after a "tremendous" meeting with Jinping on Friday. Trump's National Security Council has reportedly provided the p...

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Ibaka sits out practice, but expected to play

His chippyness, all-around defense and veteran leadership were some of the main reasons why the Bucks brought him on board. At the heart of this Raptors team is Kyle Lowry , its soul and leader....

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Melania Trump at the White House Easter Egg Roll

The Easter Egg Roll drew about 35,000 people in 2016, when the Obama White House organized a carnival-like event that highlighted the first lady's "Let's Move" health and fitness initiative. The first...

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North Korea said to snub Chinese diplomats as tensions mounted

North Korea said to snub Chinese diplomats as tensions mounted

He also repeated the Trump administration's position that " all options are on the table " in dealing with North Korea. Japan's National Security Council discussed how to evacuate its almost 60,000 ...

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Mark Wainberg, AIDS Research 'Pioneer,' Drowns On Passover Vacation

Mark Wainberg, AIDS Research 'Pioneer,' Drowns On Passover Vacation

Acting Chief Mike De La Rosa could not confirm if Dr. Wainberg drowned or had some other medical condition that led to his death. At the time of his death, he was the head of AIDS research at Montreal...

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Trump's Mar-a-Lago visits costing Florida thousands, documents show

Trump's Mar-a-Lago visits costing Florida thousands, documents show

As of noon today, Trump has been in office for exactly 84 days. Palm Beach County tourism and convention groups say they had not compiled numbers on direct economic impact from the reporters, governme...

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Carter Page says surveillance order would have been based on 'false evidence'

Carter Page says surveillance order would have been based on 'false evidence'

Page has not been accused of any crimes and it is unclear whether the Justice Department may seek charges against him or others in connection to the Russian Federation hacking investigation. "Asked if...

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North Korea launches missile despite U.S. tensions

North Korea launches missile despite U.S. tensions

There has been no confirmation on North Korean state media yet. The country launched a long-range rocket and conducted two nuclear tests past year, including its most powerful to date. Is the Korean p...

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Turkey Bitterly Split as Erdogan's "Yes Vote" Will Change Democracy Towards Dictatorship

But the narrow margin of victory reflected Turkey's deepening polarization after a failed coup last summer and the anguished arguments over measures that Erdogan's critics said firmly entrenched o...

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Mexican Fugitive Governor Arrested - Second in Days

Duarte was wanted on suspicion of money laundering and organised crime, and prosecutors directed the foreign relations department to request his extradition. The government said it froze more than 100...

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NATO 'No Longer Obsolete,' US-Russia Ties At 'All-Time Low'

Russian Federation imposed its veto as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said after talks in Moscow that there was a "low level of trust" between the United States and Russian Federation. Haley also...

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US VP warns North Korea: 'era of strategic patience is over'

Han Song-Ryol revealed the state would continue to test its missiles despite worldwide condemnation and increasing military tensions with the United States. These fearless service members from the US ...

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McCain: Russia 'Probably' Knew About Syrian Chemical Attack

McCain: Russia 'Probably' Knew About Syrian Chemical Attack

For this was the moment the United States reaffirmed we will not tolerate violations of worldwide norms nor evil acts condemned by the world. Unfortunately, right now, the Trump administration's app...

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Trump Goes After Leading Democrat in Ga. House Race

And he has brushed off all Democratic challengers since then, never once having less than 60 percent of the vote. But only one is drawing national attention: Democrat Jon Ossoff. "I loved George W". "...

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19 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of garbage collapses

19 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of garbage collapses

A Sri Lankan woman who lost her family members in a garbage dump collapse cries. . Residents are very angry and traumatised; they said this was an absolute disaster waiting to happen. ISTANBUL - Tur...

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Airstrike on Syrian town hit by chemical attack

Since taking office in February, the former Exxon Mobil CEO has admittedly shunned the spotlight and the press. The goal of the strike, based on statements by administration officials, was punishmen...

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Japan lodges protest with N. Korea over ballistic missile launch

Another missile launch or nuclear test "can't be ruled out", he said, but the recent United States cruise missile strike on Syria and Washington's tough stance "may give Pyongyang some pause". Here'...

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Leaders to AG on Call to

Leaders to AG on Call to "Pause" Consent Agreements

What we see the consent decree was an opportunity for us, the police department and the community and the city to sit down and say, what is it that we need to do? The Washington Post reported Mond...

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United States looking into possible Russian role in Syria chemical attack

United States looking into possible Russian role in Syria chemical attack

And the Trump administration's nascent Syria policy seems to be increasingly centering on the same tactic Obama unsuccessfully employed: persuading Russia , Assad's staunchest ally, to abandon him....

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Why Snyder's-Lance Inc Shares Tumbled Today

Why Snyder's-Lance Inc Shares Tumbled Today

LNCE has launched a search for a permanent CEO. Mr. Driscoll was the former president and c.e.o. of Diamond Foods, which Snyder's-Lance acquired in early 2016. Snyder's-Lance had a net margin of 0.67%...

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'Unlevel playing field' in Turkey referendum campaign

Erdogan declared victory in Sunday's historic referendum that will grant sweeping powers to the presidency, haili. The CHP has demanded a recount of 60% of the votes. But Altug said that despite ...

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U.S. 'ready to help bring' Syria conflict to end: Haley

Lavrov says Russian Federation thinks there is no need for a U.N. Security Council resolution on the attack until the U.N. chemical weapons watchdog has completed an objective probe. Putin's statement...

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Tension spikes over N. Korea, but Pyongyang barely notices

Tension spikes over N. Korea, but Pyongyang barely notices

Against this backdrop, South Korean stocks closed the week down 0.64 percent, while the local currency dropped 10.3 Korean won against the US dollar. Trump has been leaning on China to put pressure ...

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