Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

The House and Senate intelligence committees, which are privy to classified intelligence, are also investigating. Nunes told Bloomberg on Monday that he went to the White House because he didn't " have networked access to these kinds of reports i... More..

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Woman arrested in United Kingdom attack investigation won't face charges
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Woman arrested in United Kingdom attack investigation won't face charges

On March 22, Khalid Masood, 52, hit several people while driving on Westminster Bridge. British police said they released on Saturday the final person being held over last week's terror attack outside the Bri...More..

Malaysian PM Najib Tun Abdul Razak calls on President Pranab Mukherjee
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Malaysian PM Najib Tun Abdul Razak calls on President Pranab Mukherjee

Najib added that Modi's visit led to the deepening of existing areas of cooperation and the exploration of new areas of cooperation between the two nations. Reciprocating the President's sentiments, Mr Razak sa...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

British police make 2 new arrests in London attack

The source would not disclose the precise nature of that investigation and said interest in Masood dissipated rapidly. "That understanding may have died with him", said senior counter-terrorism officer Neil Bas...More..

Tillerson meets China's Xi, says Trump hopes to meet 'soon': State Dept.
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Tillerson meets China's Xi, says Trump hopes to meet 'soon': State Dept.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Tillerson's visit followed his remarks in South Korea on Friday in which he warned that pre-emptive military action against North Korea might be necessary if the threat from ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Even Ireland's PM is weighing in on 'horrific' Seamus Coleman tackle

Naturally, he's very disappointed. It's a double break, but it has been pinned up now and screwed in. "It was a bad challenge, a bad injury, I just tried to settle him and relax him and it's not nice to see a...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Malaysia surrenders Kim Jong-nam's body

Malaysian authorities released Kim's body on Thursday in a deal that secured the release of nine Malaysian citizens held in Pyongyang after a drawn out diplomatic spat. Kim Jong Un is believed to have sought ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Kim body to be sent to Pyongyang, Malaysians freed: Najib

Kim Jong-nam was assassinated at Kuala Lumpur Airport last month with a lethal nerve agent banned by the United Nations as a weapon of mass destruction. "I have instructed for all possible measures to be take...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

US government watchdog to review Mar-a-Lago trips, Trump hotel profits

Security concerns were heightened in February when Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appeared to be strategizing over how to respond to a North Korean missile test while having dinner in plain sight ...More..

China free to deploy military hardware on reefs 'at any time'
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

China free to deploy military hardware on reefs 'at any time'

BEIJING - A report from a US think tank says China has almost completed construction work on three man-made islands in the South China Sea, giving it the ability to deploy combat aircraft and other military...More..

'Take fight against blackmoney, graft to next level'
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

'Take fight against blackmoney, graft to next level'

Talking about "New India", Modi said it was "neither a government scheme nor a political party's manifesto nor a project". He the new development would be characterised by peace, unity and brotherhood. Prime ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Panel OKs new state ed chief bill

He adds none of those potential provisions are his "favorite", saying he liked the way it passed the House. The legislation passed the Senate in 45-0 vote Monday. "The only reason they are pushing the rules t...More..

Saudi Arabia intercepts 4 ballistic missiles from Yemen
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Saudi Arabia intercepts 4 ballistic missiles from Yemen

HRW accuses the coalition of having "repeatedly shown itself unable or unwilling to credibly investigate its own abuses". Jamie McGoldrick, UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen, said last month that an increa...More..

Strong storms expected in Middle Tennessee on Monday
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Strong storms expected in Middle Tennessee on Monday

A tornado or two is not out of the question, the weather service said. Additional rounds of storms will be possible later this week and some of those can be strong or severe. WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY FORECAST...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Hong Kong's new Chief Executive vows to heal rifts

As the next leader of the Asian financial center, Lam will inherit a city roiled by political divisions, including a burgeoning independence movement, and saddled with sluggish economic growth. "She has been el...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

S Korea Prosecutors Seek Detention Warrant for Ousted Prez Park

The search attempt was blocked by presidential officials, who are arbitrarily delivering materials necessary for the ongoing investigation into the corruption scandal that led to former President Park Geun-hye'...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Robben blasts Netherlands defeat

Arjen Robben was left seething after his national side's performance in Saturday's 2-0 defeat against an opportunistic Bulgaria outfit, as the Netherlands were condemned to the loss within 20 minutes thanks to ...More..

Putin's leading rival arrested amid huge Russian Federation protests
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Putin's leading rival arrested amid huge Russian Federation protests

A reporter for Reuters stressed: "Hundreds of demonstrators tried to prevent the arrest and shouted slogans against the police but in vain". Police have been deployed in large numbers in Moscow where doze...More..

Ryan McBride: Derry City captain dies aged 27
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Ryan McBride: Derry City captain dies aged 27

Many football teams - both from Ireland and the United Kingdom - also tweeted their condolences. "But my dream as a boy was to play for Derry City and that came true". This is the second tragedy to strike the t...More..

US, Israel Talks on Settlement Policy 'Inconclusive,' White House Says
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

US, Israel Talks on Settlement Policy 'Inconclusive,' White House Says

The police force swiftly condemned the attack and said in a statement that the policeman was immediately suspended and "summoned for a talk on his future in the police". Mladenov also said an increase in rocket...More..

Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in central Kiev
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in central Kiev

Those include the 2015 slaying of Boris Nemtsov , a former deputy prime minister and Putin critic who was gunned down near the Kremlin , and the 2006 death in London of Putin opponent Alexander Litvinenko o...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Syrian army says battling ex-al-Qaida fighters in Damascus suburb

The FSA also said it had cleared Islamic State group positions in the rebel-held Qalamoun area near Damascus , following days of fighting between the two sides. The Tahrir al-Sham group said on a social media ...More..

Coin-eating sea turtle nicknamed
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Coin-eating sea turtle nicknamed "Piggy Bank" dies from blood poisoning

Eventually, the money formed a 5-kilogram (11-pound) weight that cracked Bank's shell. Although the turtle initially appeared to be recovering well, a check-up over the weekend revealed intestinal problems. "...More..

BJP wins floor test, gets Speaker post in Manipur
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

BJP wins floor test, gets Speaker post in Manipur

Also, BJP's Yumnam Khemchand Singh has been elected as the Speaker of the state assembly. The BJP won 21 seats and formed the state government with support of four each MLAs of NPP and NPF, one MLA of LJP and...More..

British banks 'processed dirty cash from £65bn Russian money laundering operation'
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

British banks 'processed dirty cash from £65bn Russian money laundering operation'

It is said to have been one of Russia's largest money-laundering schemes and involved the illegal transfer of... Barclays, NatWest and Lloyds were other British banks names, as were the American banks Citiban...More..

House intelligence leader: Documents show no wiretap of Trump Tower
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

House intelligence leader: Documents show no wiretap of Trump Tower

FBI Director James Comey and Mike Rogers , the director of the National Security Agency, are slated to testify. The stakes for the tycoon-turned-world-leader could hardly be higher. Despite a rising number o...More..

Air collision over Montreal mall leaves 1 dead (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Air collision over Montreal mall leaves 1 dead (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The injured pilot was rushed to the hospital along with two witnesses who suffered from shock following the crash. One of the planes reportedly smashed into the roof of the Promenades Saint-Bruno shopping m...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon: Blocking IndyRef2 will destroy United Kingdom unity

Expanding on the themes of her landmark Lancaster House speech in January, the Prime Minister will say her plan has the union at its heart. On Thursday, May said that people should first learn the results of ...More..

Elections in the Netherlands: Explainer
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Elections in the Netherlands: Explainer

Wilders has pledged to close the borders to Muslim immigrants, shut mosques, ban sales of the Koran and leave the EU. The issue and debate around foreigners in the Netherlands has heightened in recent days ...More..

Venezuela rallies past Italy 4-3 to reach 2nd round of WBC
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Venezuela rallies past Italy 4-3 to reach 2nd round of WBC

He's done with the World Baseball Classic . The WBC's tiebreakers don't make much sense, and it seems like Mexico wasn't informed as to what would be specifically required to advance to the second round ahea...More..

BJP stakes claim in Goa, Parrikar to be new CM
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

BJP stakes claim in Goa, Parrikar to be new CM

The BJP, which won 13 seats in the 40-member Goa Assembly, managed to garner support from other parties and Independents to attain majority under Parrikar. Earlier, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh told Parrikar...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

UK's parliament poised for final vote on Brexit bill

The upper house (House of Lords) now need to approve the bill once more before it is sent to the monarch to sign. The unelected House of Lords, wary of being seen as trying to block the outcome of last June's...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Trump to play host to Xi in high-stakes summit

Press secretary Sean Spicer announced the Palm Beach trip to reporters during the White House press briefing, offering no other details regarding the objective of the trip. Trump is particularly seeking Chinese...More..

48 people killed in garbage dump landslide
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

48 people killed in garbage dump landslide

Most of the dead are woman and children and more are expected to be found, according to The Washington Post . At a press conference he gave on Sunday evening, Addis Ababa mayor, Diriba Kuma confirmed the dea...More..

Start time, tv channel schedule, scores and results, SEC Tournament Championship game
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Start time, tv channel schedule, scores and results, SEC Tournament Championship game

For the Wildcats, freshman point guard De'Aaron Fox is playing some of his best basketball of the season, and picked up SEC Most Outstanding Player honors. "I know all the players, all the coaches on the team...More..

Pregnant Ciara In Scary Car Accident - Is The Baby Okay?
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Pregnant Ciara In Scary Car Accident - Is The Baby Okay?

Law enforcement sources told TMZ that neither drives seems to be seriously injured. She could be seen standing by the vehicle as it remained on the street, and also speaking with officials by the auto whe...More..

Gunmen Attack Military Hospital in Kabul
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Gunmen Attack Military Hospital in Kabul

Unidentified gunmen attacked a military hospital near the United States Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday. Witnesses told Reuters that the attackers engaged security forces inside the building. emba...More..

Dozens injured and four killed as train hits bus in Mississippi
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Dozens injured and four killed as train hits bus in Mississippi

Just to see the picture on the Internet that was surfacing, that I could see her, that she was physically standing and she seemed to be alright, was just joy to my heart", said Flores. All but seven of the pas...More..

by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

U.S. troops land in Syria to launch Raqqa operation

The agenda of the meeting, held without prior notice, focused on security issues related to the situation in Syria and Iraq, according to the statement issued by the Turkish Armed Forces. There was no mention...More..

Cuomo will meet with Netanyahu during jaunt to Israel
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Cuomo will meet with Netanyahu during jaunt to Israel

Cuomo, a Democrat, said in remarks before a tour of Israel's Holocaust memorial. The governor also proclaimed Shimon Peres Day in New York State. "We're going to fortify the bonds between NY and the State of ...More..

UN Calls for Inquiry into Suspected Chemical Weapon Use in Mosul
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

UN Calls for Inquiry into Suspected Chemical Weapon Use in Mosul

Reporting from Erbil, Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker, who visited the hospital where the patients were being treated, said: "I saw a young boy, about eight or nine years old, and his entire body had burn marks, b...More..

Syrian government accuses opposition of holding Geneva peace talks 'hostage'
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Syrian government accuses opposition of holding Geneva peace talks 'hostage'

The government delegation asked that a fourth "basket" that would focus entirely on anti-terrorism be included in the talks agenda before it agrees to continue negotiations, a request the opposition appears hes...More..

France's Le Pen loses European Union immunity over IS tweets
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

France's Le Pen loses European Union immunity over IS tweets

They were addressed to a French television journalist who had likened her National Front party to the Islamic State group, leading police to open a probe into "the dissemination of violent images". Schulz has m...More..

Murray River search for missing boy
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Murray River search for missing boy

Police say the 27-year-old took her two boys, nine and five, to a river and tried to push them under the water before the older son was bitten by a pitbull. The odd series of events started around 7pm on Thursd...More..

Russia, Syria Mistakenly Bomb US-backed Syrian Fighters
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Russia, Syria Mistakenly Bomb US-backed Syrian Fighters

The Russians apparently had observed Islamic State fighters moving from the area and wrongly assumed that other forces remaining were militants. "Yet, they were actually - on the ground were some of our Syrian...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

US House Probe of Russian Campaign Meddling to Look at Leaks

American intelligence agencies have also intercepted Russian communiqués that discussed contacts with Trump associates. Coats, 73, a former member of the intelligence panel, also promised that it would have f...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Russian Federation accidentally bombs United States allies in Syria, ceases after deconfliction call

A joint operation targeting Islamic State (ISIS) militants near the village of al-Bab sent missiles at Syrian coalition troops instead, according to Army Lt. The general sought to tamp down tensions, saying tha...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Iran's president to take part in 13th ECO summit in Pakista

As for Turkey, we are ready for a trade boost, which is also part of our 2023 vision, " Erdoğan added. In his concluding remarks prior to adjourning the meeting, the prime minister thanked all the delegates i...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Samsung chief to be indicted on bribery & embezzlement charges

Lee's main role was largely limited to a few things, such as building a good image of Samsung as the owner of the conglomerate, establishing solid network with his global counterparts and calling the final shot...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Trump Drops Effort to Block Texas' Voter ID Law

The Department of Justice (DOJ) joined the fight against the law, which the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals eventually found to indeed be intentionally discriminatory against Black and Latinx voters. ...More..