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May 13 2017

Democrats Feed Off Comey Firing to Stoke Anti-Trump Anger

Perhaps , as Mr Trump suggests, the "real news" is the tentative trade agreement between the U.S. and China on beef and poultry products? In testimony before the Senate...

May 13 2017

Russia's Top Diplomat Meets With Trump at White House

The morning after United States President Donald Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, the meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov...

May 13 2017

Pentagon head makes clear US commitment to protecting Turkey

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis made clear Thursday that America is committed to protecting Turkey after angering its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally with a dea...

May 13 2017

James Clapper on collusion between Russia, Trump aides: There could be evidence

Todd: "I understand that". Clapper also contradicted the White House's account that the Federal Bureau of Investigation rank and file had lost faith in Comey running...

May 13 2017

North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a 'declaration of war'

Moon said in his first speech as president soon after he was sworn in on Wednesday that he would immediately begin efforts to defuse security tensions on the Korean penin...

May 13 2017

France's new president proving a keeper of secrets

The 429 announced candidates, of whom more than half were new to politics and half were women, were a first indication of the direction of Mr Macron's still fluid party...

May 13 2017

EPA to take down climate data from website

They soon flooded downtown streets as the march made its way to Trump Tower-the de facto focal point of the anti-Trump protests that are now common sights. About a dozen ...

May 13 2017

Asks Donald Trump To Stay In The Paris Agreement

The White House had previously said a decision would be reached before Trump's appearance at the summit. "The U.S. will remain engaged in the work that the Arctic Counc...

May 13 2017

After Trump, it's phone call with Xi

The North Korea crisis was also raised. According to a statement released by the White House, Trump and President Rodrigo Duterte had a "friendly discussion" Saturd...

May 13 2017

Spicer Calls Sally Yates a 'Political Opponent' of Trump

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has previously expressed skepticism about Yates' motives in giving her initial heads up about Flynn to the White House. The Sena...

May 13 2017

Arctic Council Pressures Tillerson To Take Action On Climate Change

But Washington will not shut down participation in climate science on the Arctic, which is facing the fastest rate of global warming in the world. Tillerson made the re...

May 13 2017

Pyongyang unveils satellite photos of Thaad in S.Korea

The North did not report the victory of the South's previous president Lee Myung-Bak at all. His appointment requires parliamentary approval. Moon was sworn in Wednesda...

May 13 2017

Pope Francis Departs Egypt After Two-Day Visit

Egypt has around 272,000 Catholics and 213 parishes out of a total population of almost 89 million. The pope said he had always had good ties with French President Fran...

May 13 2017

Border crisis: Army to toughen stand on militancy

Sources also said some militants from the Hizb had tried to contact the soldiers family denying their role in the killing. Hailing from Kulgam district, Lt Fayaz from the...

May 13 2017

Backed Syrian forces expect Raqqa assault soon, await weapons

The SDF, an alliance of militias including Arab groups and the Kurdish YPG militia, has been waging a campaign to isolate and ultimately capture Raqqa city since November...

May 13 2017

Kerala: RSS worker hacked to death as political killings continue

The party has called for a strike in Kannur district on Saturday, according to Manorama . The police believe this could have been a case of revenge killing as Biju w...

May 13 2017

Senate Intelligence Panel Subpoenas Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

Earlier this week CNN reported that grand jury subpoenas were issued to several of Flynn's business associates. He was forced to resign in February as Trump's nationa...

May 12 2017

AAP seeks all-party probe in the alleged tampering of EVMs

The "so-called" demonstration on "extraneous and duplicate gadgets" which are not owned by the EC "cannot be exploited to influence our intelligent citizens and electorat...

May 12 2017

South Korea leader says he's willing to visit North

Tuesday-the day he was elected-Moon announced that "under the right conditions" he could open discussions with Pyongyang, a stance some believe could put the USA ally at ...

May 12 2017

Russia: US Welcomed Syria De-Escalation Zones Deal, Has All Information on Memorandum

Iran and Turkey agreed on Thursday to a Russian proposal to establish four separate de-escalation zones in Syria for at least six months, according to a text detailing th...