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Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines

He said that after his return next week from a trip to Russian Federation with Duterte he will explain the context of the two leaders' exchange to lawmakers and...


Trump arrives for talks with Palestinian leader in Bethlehem

But he added that he had a "feeling that we're going to get there eventually". " Benjamin Netanyahu wants peace". "He's looking for a kind of outside-in app...


Jared Kushner Releases Statement on Saudi Arabia Visit

Kushner and wife Ivanka Trump are accompanying the president on his first major foreign trip as president. The Washington Post has said that a senior advi...


North Korea missile test is huge step forward

The launch came as troops from the U.S., Japan and two European nations gather near Guam for drills that are partly a message to North Korea. Han said North K...


Len McCluskey 'confident' that opinion polls will start to turn for Labour

The Labour leader plans to raise £6.4 billion from the top 5% of earners by lowering the threshold for the 45p rate of income tax from £150,000 to £80,000 and i...


Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion - White House official

House hearing that Russian Federation "brazenly interfered" in the 2016 presidential election and publicly acknowledged for the first time his concern about the...


4 climbers die near top of Mount Everest in tragic weekend

Roland Yearwood, a climber from Alabama , USA who is 50 is pronounced dead t an altitude of about 8,400 meters (27,500 feet) in an area called "death zone" whi...


Former US Rep. Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case

Weiner , who cried and apologized in court, surrendered to the FBI following its investigation. He will be sentenced September 8, and had to surrender his passp...


BC has first minority government in 65 years

That vote will be destined for a recount, and could be vulnerable to absentee ballots that won't be counted for almost two weeks, between May 22 and 24. "On a p...


FBI is not involved in Seth Rich case, officials say

Russia's government is mocking the mainstream media for being "too busy" to cover the murder previous year of a Democratic National Committee staffer, peddling ...


King of the Netherlands is literally the flying Dutchman

For more than two decades, King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands has quietly been moonlighting as a pilot for a subsidiary of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines - some...


U.S. slaps new sanctions on Venezuela's Supreme Court amid unrest

Over 40 people have been killed during protests that have been sweeping across Venezuela since April 4. The U.S. Treasury was freezing the assets of Maikel Mo...


Philippines Proposes 'Gentleman's Agreement' with China on South China Sea

China and the Philippines held their first bilateral talks over the South China Sea on Friday but announced little progress aside from an agreement to meet ag...


Trump son-in-law family apologizes for China name drop

The Kushner family has apologized for bringing up its connection to the Trump administration while hawking real estate investments to Chinese businesspeople l...


Comey agrees to testify before Senate Intel Committee

But White House spokesman Sean Spicer has called the president's rhetoric part of his deal-making, contending that Comey had created "unnecessary pressure " ...


Syrian Kurds clear mines after taking town, dam from IS

On Wednesday, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that every weapon obtained by the YPG constitutes a threat to Turkey. Deputy Prime Minister Nur...


China kills United States sources, crippling Central Intelligence Agency

An influential state-run newspaper applauded China's anti-espionage efforts on Monday after the New York Times said China had killed or imprisoned up to 20 CI...


Turkey ruling party elects Erdogan as chairman after referendum win

The congress will last all day, with speeches by the current party chairman, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and Erdogan, to be followed with the voting. "A new ...


White House Lawyers Research Impeachment Procedures

In one story, the Washington Post reported that a law enforcement Russia probe has identified a current adviser to the president as a "person of interest", ...


Police in Australia Probe Case of African Girl Held as 'Sex Slave'

The girl says she had been brought to Australia on the promise of a cleaning job - but was held in a room and sexually assaulted by multiple men instead. for ...


NIA to probe role of Geelani, others in subversive activities in Valley

It alleged the Hurriyat Conference was funding trouble in the Kashmir Valley and sponsoring stone pelting on security forces, burning of schools and other gover...


Russian Federation investigation can explore possible White House cover-up; Comey will testify

US President Donald Trump told Russian officials at an Oval Office meeting last week that firing FBI Director James Comey eased pressure on him as he was a "r...


Trusts were told about security patch last month — NHS cyberattack

The Administration noted that this global attack shows again the unprecedented challenges ahead in terms of Internet security. He highlighted that the governm...


US imposes sanctions on Venezuela Supreme Court

The Venezuelan diplomatic head described on her Twitter account this decision as unprecedented and unacceptable, after imposing sanctions on members of a sove...


Israel demands explanation from White House after spat over Trump trip

Among the main bones of contention are Netanyahu insisting that the Palestinians recognise Israel as the nation state of the Jewish people and the Palestinians ...


Ellis County unemployment rate at 2.6 percent in April

Colorado had the lowest unemployment rate in April, at 2.3 percent, followed by Hawaii and North Dakota, at 2.7 percent each. The latest numbers released by t...


Sweden drops case, but WikiLeaks' Assange not in the clear

He was on bail when he arrived at the Ecuador Embassy in Central London nearly five years ago. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange moved closer to freedom Friday...


European Union says Philippines declines new EU grants

Mr Duterte past year used expletives and raised his middle finger in response to a European parliament statement expressing concern over the killings. "I will n...


Chinese fighter flew inverted above US Air Force jet over Yellow Sea

In September 2015, during a state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to the United States, the US and China concluded an agreement to govern air-to-air encou...


ICJ judgement first step in saving Kulbhushan Jadhav: MEA

In its order indicating provisional measures, which was adopted unanimously, the Court also stated that the Government of Pakistan shall inform it of all meas...


UN court orders Pakistan not to execute Indian national

The ICJ had temporarily stayed a Pakistan military court's order on Mr Jadhav's execution on the grounds that it needs time to hear an argument from India whi...


Mohamed Bamba's commitment to Texas a win for college basketball

The 2017-2018 college basketball season is still a ways away, but the landscape has been drastically altered by the commitments of some of the nation's top high...


5 things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

However, Le Pen called on all patriots "to join us" in constituting a "new political force" during the upcoming legislative elections. Certainly this is a step ...


Gay rights supporters demonstrate in Russia's St. Petersburg

According to a BuzzFeed News report , a group of around 40 gay men are hiding elsewhere in Russian Federation to escape the country's homophobic persecution, an...


"Disgraceful:" Pro-immigrant group reacts to Sheriff Clarke's DHS announcement

Sheriff Clarke defended the expenditures as necessary for the continued improvement of the department. On the 2015 trip, Clarke took a helicopter tour of the ...


Turkey demands US fire envoy in spat over Syrian Kurds

The Metropolitan Police Department said it had arrested two people for assault and identified them as USA residents, 49-year-old Ayten Necmi of NY and 42-year-o...


Tories take traditional Labour strongholds as Ukip collapses in local vote

The General Election on 8 June shows early signs that May will inflict a heavy defeat on her Labour counterpart, Jeremy Corbyn. A number of high profile fig...


Former Liverpool player Dirk Kuyt retires after helping Feyenoord to Dutch title

In 19 years, the ex-Netherlands global played for Utrecht, Feyenoord , Liverpool and Fenerbahce , sealing seven trophies and earning 105 caps for his country....


Iran reformist drops out of election, supports Rouhani

Although Facebook and Twitter are officially blocked in Iran, social media platforms in Iran are playing a significant role ahead of the presidential electi...


McCain says Trump's problems are 'reaching Watergate size'

According to the memo, the day after Flynn submitted his resignation in February, Mr. Trump met with Comey in the Oval Office and told him: "I hope you can see ...