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May 17 2017

EU urges member nations to share more refugees

Avramopoulos said a total of 18,418 asylum seekers have been relocated to other European Union countries from the two Mediterranean states. "Poland can not accept refug...

May 17 2017

Scottish Tories Are Making Big Gains In The Local Elections

Not too long ago, the city's council would have been a banker for Labour . The results were announced at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre today (Friday, M...

May 17 2017

Israel was source of intelligence Trump shared with Russia

Israel did not confirm that they provided the information that Trump shared. The reports claim that in the course of boasting of the high calibre of the USA intelligen...

May 17 2017

Trump mulling over Jerusalem embassy move: Tillerson

Israel captured the Old City, along with the rest of east Jerusalem, in the 1967 Mideast war. "It's not your territory", Israeli television quoted the unnamed official ...

May 17 2017

Trump made Pence and Sessions leave before he talked to Comey

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said in a tweet that he has his "subpoena pen ready". US President Donald Trump asked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey to ...

May 17 2017

Tehran's mayor drops out of Iran election to back hard-liner

Official statistics over the past decades show that moderate candidates, including former president Muhammad Khatami and Green Movement leader Mir Hussein Mosavi enjoye...

May 17 2017

Buffett 'blew it' by not buying stock in Amazon and Google

Coattail investing, or simply investing alongside market-moving investors, has proven to be a fruitful strategy for Berkshire Hathaway aficionados, with the Buffett-owned...

May 17 2017

After the B.C. election here's what Canadians are asking Google

Liberal Premier Christy Clark is finished. All eyes are on Andrew Weaver after Tuesday's wild election seemingly placed the balance of power with his Green Party. "And ...

May 17 2017

Trump asked Comey to end Flynn investigation — NY Times

Gowdy said the Federal Bureau of Investigation deserves a director "with not only impeccable credentials but also one who can unite the country as we strive for justice...

May 17 2017

X-ray services at Basingstoke hospital hit in NHS cyber attack

At least 45 NHS organisations across England and Scotland were hit by the attack . Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital has been hit by the nationwide cyber attac...

May 17 2017

The Tale of the Trump 'Tapes': Are They Legal?

Despite everyone who is in a position to know saying publicly that no such wiretapping order was made, Trump continues to defend it - now trying to elide his claim with t...

May 17 2017

Trump urges graduates to learn 'lesson from his outsider status'

You know, he stayed away from anything too pointedly political for the most part and certainly not the news of the week. The president also called the United States "a ...

May 17 2017

South Sudan's ousted army chief 'in a fighting mood', says president

Under Malong, South Sudan's army was accused of carrying out targeted ethnic killings during the civil war. Speaking at the presidential palace in Juba, Kiir presented ...

May 17 2017

Stormzy makes £9000 donation so student can go to Harvard

Explaining her ambition, Asiedu writes on the page: "As a young black woman, from an inner city, working class background, this is such an incredible opportunity". While ...

May 17 2017

State Dept.: Assad regime is burning victims' bodies in a massive crematorium

The US has been sidelined from talks in Astana, where most of the significant agreements of the six-year-war have been made. Jones stopped short of accusing Moscow of i...

May 17 2017

Ossoff backers draw strength from health care, Comey actions

The ad features an OBGYN from Cobb County, Ga., who notes that early screening for breast and cervical cancers are essential to saving lives. Elliot sits down with Spea...

May 17 2017

Two dead, including suspect in Dallas-area college shooting

He had taken his own life. Neither person has been publicly identified, pending notification of family members. It is still unclear if the two knew each other. Hill a...

May 17 2017

South Florida celeb showdown? Trump vs. 'The Rock' in new 2020 poll

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's presidential bid started off as a joke , but the possibility of the actor running for office is becoming more and more of a real thing. Trum...

May 17 2017

Trump Doubles Down on Suggestion to Cancel Press Briefings

A separate report from the Associated Press found the Senate intelligence committee had subpoenaed former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn for documents rel...

May 17 2017

Donald Trump to wade into Middle East politics on first foreign trip

Following those stops, Trump will jet onto a highly-anticipated North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on May 25, where he is expected to hound allies on b...