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Manchester attack: Trump says intelligence leaks 'deeply troubling'

The bombing, which took place at the Manchester Arena indoor venue just after the end of a concert by USA pop singer Ariana Grande , was the deadliest in Bri...


President Trump's job approval rating at 40% in MI

GOP approval had been between 84-87 percent during Trump's first three months in office. Overall, the public is split - 43 percent vs. 42 percent - on whether t...


Manchester attacker 'likely' travelled to Syria: French minister

Last night United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May raised the terror threat in Britain to "Critical" , the highest it has been for a decade, indicating a ter...


Pelosi compares Montana candidate to president

Instead Ryan said, "I'm gonna let the people of Montana decide who they want as their representative". So, I think we have an obligation to work. Gianforte ...


F1 Monaco GP: Bahrain F1 test would have been 'useless' - Button

Speaking about Button's return, McLaren boss Boullier said: "Jenson and McLaren had a love affair for eight years". "Definitely not", he said. "I am very ...


Protests expected as Senior PGA tees off at Trump National

You don't really know what actually goes into it and how much commitment and how much you're going to have to improve, really. There are some big names in the...


U.S. Sails Warship Close to Chinese-Claimed Reef

In conducting the freedom of navigation patrol, President Trump is likely to anger China at a time when the U.S.is seeking increased cooperation with the countr...


Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who spearheaded the nuclear negotiations, reacted sarcastically, comparing this weekend's elections in Iran to the...


North Korea says it's ready to mass-produce new missile after latest test

Council members vowed to "fully and comprehensively" implement the six rounds of sanctions the UN's most powerful body has already imposed against North Korea, ...


Beijing's new economic weapon: Chinese tourists

Lee also said Chinese officials were anxious THAAD would open the way for increased US military buildup on the peninsula and that they were concerned a larger...


Trump greeted with selfies and politics on arrival in Israel

The Trump administration rejected a request from the Palestinians to push for an Israeli settlement freeze, but promised to sort out the issue during peace ...


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau 'photobombs' Vancouver students' prom picture

Adam Scotti , Trudeau's official photographer , was there to capture the moment as a part of their project to document all the runs the prime minister goes o...


Trump praises Sisi, says he hopes to visit Egypt

At the meeting in Riyadh , Trump referred to the case of Aya Hijazi, an Egyptian-American who was jailed for three years before being released after Trump and ...


Netanyahu says will discuss peace efforts with Trump

In Trump's Sunday speech, which is the centerpiece of his two-day visit to Saudi Arabia, he will address 50 Muslim and Arab leaders and urge them to "drive out ...


Palestinian hunger strikers moved to prisons with field hospitals

The prisoners who are on a hunger strike are engaged in a legitimate, nonviolent action to demand their basic rights, including an end to torture and ill-trea...


Macron wins French presidency, promises more lawmakers new to politics

Macron won the presidency with 66 percent of votes cast for a candidate. The newly elected French president set out plans in his manifesto to introduce a "Buy...


White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

Mr. President, members of the Cabinet, members of Congress, honored guests and dignitaries, members of the law enforcement community, and the precious families ...


Ireland to get new leader as Enda Kenny steps down

I have asked that the Fine Gael Executive Council expedite this process and to have it concluded by close of business on Friday June 2nd. He released a statem...


Trump, Turkish leader hail ties despite US arming of Kurds

Trump congratulated Erdogan after the referendum, while the State Department urged his government to "protect the fundamental rights and freedoms of all its cit...


IT raids on 22 locations linked to Lalu's benami property case

Chidambaram and Lalu Prasad, were on Tuesday raided by CBI and IT officials with Karti Chidambaram accused of getting pay-offs for helping a media company get F...


Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively's surprise appearance on 'SNL'

Spicey quickly regretted his appearance once the press began to hurl questions on the controversial firing of FBI Director James Comey. Amid rumors the real...


Thailand backs off threat to block Facebook over content

Facebook is still active in Thailand despite a warning from authorities it would be shutdown if it failed remove images of the country's king wearing a bright y...


Xi positions China as champion of globalisation as U.S. turns inwards

PM Sharif, who had arrived in the Chinese capital on Friday to participate in the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) forum, said the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (...


Trump tells Abbas 'very good chance' of Israeli-Palestinian peace

In a meeting with Romanian Prime Minister Sorin Grindaunu, Netanyahu stressed that he is always ready for true and genuine peace but he attacked Abbas, who he e...


U.S. to Arm Syrian Kurds

The U.S. will supply the Kurdish elements of the American-backed Syrian Democratic Forces "as necessary", Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said in a statement ...


Director of National Intelligence warns of IoT security threats

Coats, a former senator from IN, was nominated as director of national intelligence IN January by the incoming president. Among those options is one to reported...


Turkish official: US arming Kurds 'unacceptable'

Speaking in Lithuania, where he was touring a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation training site on Wednesday, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters ...


Prince Philip, 95, keeps calm but won't carry on royal duty

The 95-year-old has attended countless British and foreign engagements, as well as being patron or president of nearly 800 organisations. The queen, the world...


Tories confident for Aberdeen South following council votes

Aitken says she is exploring a deal with Glasgow's seven Green councillors, which would give the administration 46 votes, against Labour's 31 and the Conservati...


N Korea's holding USA citizen 'concerning'

Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk, is a 58-year-old American citizen who was temporarily teaching an accounting course at Pyongyang Unive...


Akhilesh should step down as SP chief, says Aparna Yadav

Immediately after Mr. Shivpal had announced his "secular morcha" plan, Mr. Akhilesh had warned that he knew how to identify "asteen ka saanp (snake hiding under...


Some rivers receding, but Mississippi River remains high

Travel was restricted on and near parts of the Mississippi River, including a 14.5-mile stretch of the river at St. Louis that was closed to barges and othe...


Gonzalo Higuain rescues point for Juventus against 10-man Torino

Juventus will meet Lazio in the Italian Cup final and, after a 2-0 win over Monaco in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final, look to have one...


From the Archives: Prince Philip Through the Years

Prince Philip , husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will retire from his royal duties later this year, marking the end of a public life spanning almost seven decades...


North Korea's Kim Jong-un is 'pretty smart cookie'

President Donald Trump would not rule out the use of military force against North Korea in an interview on CBS's " Face the Nation " on Saturday, just hours...