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Japan and USA set framework for economic talks

The vice president also said the USA would promote peaceful dialogue and defend human rights, "because the dignity and worth of every person is an eternal value of the United States". Pence has used t...

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'Australia first' foreign visa changes gets mixed responses - spark cheers and fears

The program will include two new visas. The Australian Hotels Association (AHA) has called on the federal government to consider the specific needs of the hospitality sector in the design of a new...

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USA rhetoric 'partially to blame' for Syria attack: McCain

Tillerson is arriving at a fragile point in U.S. -Russia relations, where he will have to confront the Kremlin's anger over the missile strikes in Syria along with suspicion at home that Moscow may ha...

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Pence, on US carrier, pledges to defend Asia

The vice president said the US would honor its alliance with Pacific Rim nations and protect freedom of navigation in the South China Sea, the sea lanes vital to global shipping where China has been s...

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19 detained for anti-referendum protests

19 detained for anti-referendum protests

However, the prime minister said Erdogan will likely not take over the party until the AKP's congress next year. Other alleged violations included the HDP's polling station monitors being rejected...

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Brighton promoted to Premier League from Championship for first time

Brighton promoted to Premier League from Championship for first time

The aim was to put ourselves within an opportunity to get promotion, and we've managed to do that earlier than what we thought. Skalak, a 2016 signing from Czech side FC Mlads Boleslav, was also car...

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NY zoo owner: April the giraffe's baby is 'very independent'

NY zoo owner: April the giraffe's baby is 'very independent'

The channel had its biggest day on Saturday, with more than 14 million live views. Mr Patch also described the birth of the calf as being "perfect" and that everything had gone as planned and Apri...

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Death toll due to garbage dump rises to 29; 30 still missing

Death toll due to garbage dump rises to 29; 30 still missing

Sri Lankan residents survey damaged homes at the site of a collapsed garbage dump in Colombo on April 16, 2017. At least 19 people, including five children, have died after a huge rubbish dump col...

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Fresno gunman wanted to kill white people

Fresno gunman wanted to kill white people

He later told police that he hated white people and wanted to kill as many of them as possible. Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, who is black, told investigators he chose to target white people in downtown Fr...

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Klopp upset at UEFA's Dortmund decision

Klopp upset at UEFA's Dortmund decision

We leave with an advantage, not extremely big, but big all the same. There is little doubt that the attack had an impact on the German performances and there is likely to be a somber, if defiant, at...

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Appealing for calm, China says USA wants talks on North Korea

North Korea used Chinese-made trucks to display missiles at a massive military parade last week, according to photographs released by state media, underlining the difficulty in enforcing United Nation...

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Polls closing in Georgia's congressional contest

Trump underperformed other Republicans in the suburban Atlanta district, an affluent, well-educated swath filled with the kind of voters Democrats need if they hope to reclaim a House majority next ...

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120 died in BC last month of illicit overdoses

According to statistics released today, 120 people died after overdosing on illicit drugs last month. This is a 51 per cent increase from the 79 deaths in March 2016, when the overdoses were declare...

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Israeli Official: Barghouti Should Have Been Served a Death Penalty

Barghouti, a former leader of the Palestinian political party Fatah, has spent the last 15 years in an Israel prison for five murder convictions in relation with terrorist activity, including the mu...

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European Union warns Turkey on death penalty 'red line'

European Union warns Turkey on death penalty 'red line'

Underscoring the complicated relationship between the USA and Turkey, the White House readout of Trump's call also noted the pressing issues on which the US has tried to work with Turkey, namely fight...

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ISIS death toll from United States 'mother of all bombs' climbs to 94

The provincial government of Nangarhar province in the east of the country where this bomb was dropped, said on Saturday that the latest estimates suggest that the damage inflicted upon the militants ...

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Turkish FM: Trump and Erdogan to meet in May

Turkish FM: Trump and Erdogan to meet in May

The opposition has listed a series of irregularities, but has been particularly outraged by an electoral board decision announced late Sunday to accept ballots that didn't bear the official stamps use...

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UC Berkeley cancels Ann Coulter appearance, citing safety concerns after violent protests

They added that they would work with event organizers to reschedule Coulter's appearance. Pro- and anti-Trump protesters clashed off campus in Berkeley on Saturday . Coulter told the Washington Po...

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What North Korea is trying to accomplish with its provocations

North Korea conducted two nuclear past year alone, advancing its goal to make nuclear weapons small enough to fit on long-range missiles. Kim Jong Un didn't speak before North Korean television ende...

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Democrat leads in Georgia race; final count delayed

And two months later, Ossoff will get a second shot in a one-on-one runoff with Handel albeit an uphill climb now that the Republican vote in a reliably GOP district will be consolidated behind one ...

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Trump cautious on relationship with Putin

Trump cautious on relationship with Putin

But Tillerson repeated the administration's new belief that "the reign of the Assad family is coming to an end". The United States and its allies accused Damascus of gassing civilians on April 4, bu...

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Brother of Fresno suspect shocked by killings

Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said Muhammad approached a vehicle in between shootings, but he spared the lives of two women who were in the auto with a child. Fresno shooting spree suspect motivated ...

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EU Commission: Real Brexit talks will only start after June vote

The backing of two thirds of the British parliament was needed to implement the move, created to strengthen the British government's position ahead of upcoming Brexit negotiations. The Brexit nego...

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Lavrov says Russia, US agree strikes on Syria should not be repeated

Russian President Vladimir Putin is on the "wrong side of history" by siding with the "barbaric" Syrian leader Bashar Assad, a senior United Kingdom diplomat has claimed. A senior Russian diplomat ...

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Modi calls for taking 'long jump' towards building new India by '22

Modi calls for taking 'long jump' towards building new India by '22

In fact, they are in charge of 13 states, and share power in four others. Shah said the National Executive of the party took place in Bhubaneswar at a time when political analysts and critics were...

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Georgia special election goes to runoff as GOP gets wakeup call

Final election results from the Georgia Secretary of State showed that Ossoff soundly won the night against a crowded field, tallying 48.10 percent of 92,390 votes. Ben Ray Luján, the Democratic Con...

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MPs expected to back plan for snap general election

Former Treasury chief George Osborne, a leader of the losing campaign to keep Britain in the European Union, says he won't be a candidate in the June 8 elections. Underlining divisions the vote is u...

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DPRK displays submarine-launched ballistic missile at military parade

A senior North Korean official on Friday threatened a pre-emptive strike on the U.S. and a fresh nuclear test. South Korea's Foreign Ministry said Han's remarks on the North's readiness to conduct a...

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Cubs down Dodgers on banner night at Wrigley Field

Instead, center fielder Joc Pederson caught it for the second out. Anderson (1-0) struck out two and walked four in his second start and Wrigley Field debut. Left-hander Brett Anderson won his f...

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Boris Johnson cancels Russian Federation visit after Syria airstrike

Boris Johnson cancels Russian Federation visit after Syria airstrike

In Herbst's view, Russia's decision to predict a worsening of U.S. -Russia ties and halt the deconfliction agreement was "a foolish reaction" and possibly due to officials not expecting such a heavy-h...

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