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Here's what you may have missed in North Korea over the weekend

He went on to say, "President Trump has made it clear that the patience of the United States and our allies in this region has run out, and we want to see chang...


BC NDP promise new tax on foreign speculators

NDP leader John Horgan announced his plan for a $400-a-year tax credit for renters at a campaign stop in Vancouver Wednesday. In regards to claims that peopl...


South Korea test fires 800km-range missile

US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster agreed in a telephone call with his South Korean counterpart on the need to proceed with the deployment of the Termin...


Syrian TV says dozens killed in blast near evacuation buses

The government and rebels disagreed over the number of gunmen to be evacuated , leaving the buses stuck. A very big auto bomb has impacted an escort of mento...


Emma Morano, the World's Oldest Person, Dies at 117

According to her physician, Dr. Carlo Brava, Emma Morano was not particularly encumbered by a lack of mobility, especially for someone her age. Dr Bava, who...


British woman fatally stabbed by Palestinian in Jerusalem, police say

British news company Sky News has confirmed on Friday afternoon that the victim was indeed a British national. First responders rushed to the site and tried ...


Russian Federation vetoes UNSC resolution condemning Syrian chemical weapon attack

Western powers blame the gas attack, which killed scores of civilians - many of them children - on Assad's forces. But early indications suggest neither side is...


Russia: US attack spurs Syria military solution

Russian Federation blocked a Western-led effort at the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday to condemn last week's deadly gas attack in Syria and push Moscow's al...


Trump says USA not going to get involved in Syria

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on the Senate floor Friday that the Trump administration should identify its objectives for "dealing with the Assa...


Assad says regime firepower 'not affected' by United States strike

France, Britain and the United States have accused President Bashar al-Assad's forces of carrying out the attack that killed at least 87 civilians, including 31...


Iraq says Islamic State has lost most of the land it seized

At that time, the jihadist group controlled more than 40 percent of Iraq. "After they used to control 40 percent, they now control only 6.8 percent of Iraq's ...


G7 foreign ministers seek U.S. clarity over Syria

State Department, is meeting for talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Seoul plays down possibility of pre-emptive USA strike on North Korea. The...


Rapper Chief Keef arrested on DUI charge in Miami Beach

On Saturday (April 8) in Miami, the 21-year-old rapper was arrested and charged with driving under the influence after police reportedly found him in possessi...


South Carolina children in hospital in bounce house flight

The children were taken to a nearby hospital and their condition is now unknown. It happened after 2 p.m. Saturday at the Springwell Church's spring carnival....


Taiwan becomes first country in Asia to ban dogs and cats consumption

Under the new law, convictions can become subject to public shame as well - their names and photos published by the government. Cat meat is less frequently eate...


UP Government To Take Views Of Muslim Women On Triple Talaq Issue

The apex court had taken suo motu cognisance of the question whether Muslim women faced gender discrimination in the event of divorce or due to other marriages ...


Jeff Sessions' prepared speech at the border referred to immigrants as 'filth'

According to recently released Department of Justice data, Immigration Offenses make up more than half of all arrests made by Federal Law Enforcement. For 20 ...


China orders trading firms to return coal imports from N. Korea

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross yesterday said the two sides agreed to speed up trade talks to help close a lopsided imbalance in China's favour, a common campai...


One US attack is not enough, says Syrian opposition

Presidency of Syrian Arab Republic affirmed on Friday that the United States aggression on al-Shayrat Airport in the countryside of Homs is a reckless and irr...


USA playing terrorism game in Syria, Russian foreign minister tells Tillerson

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called al-Assad to reaffirm his support for the Syrian leader in the wake of the US strike, Rouhani's office said April 9. Comm...


Indian Navy rescues Foreign Merchant Vessel

Somali security forces have liberated an Indian cargo ship from the pirates who hijacked it, but only two of the ten-man crew were rescued, authorities in centr...


Aspen Skiing Co, KSL Capital to buy Intrawest for about $1.5 bln

About Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc. In February, Vail Resorts, of Colorado, announced a $50 million deal to acquire another Vermont ski area, Stowe Mounta...


Man who killed wife at California school called her 'angel'

A man entered a Southern California elementary school on Monday and opened fire on a woman killing her and later himself in an apparent murder-suicide. Their ...


Malala Yousafzai becomes youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace

She said since that day she chose to work for the objective of education and becoming a Messenger of Peace with special focus on girls' education was "clear evi...


Alabama lawmakers appeal impeachment ruling

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley speaks during a news conference on Friday, April 7, 2017, outside the Alabama Capitol building in Montgomery, Ala. Lawyers for the...


Trump's Options for North Korea Include Placing Nukes in South Korea

This post was syndicated from Breaking News, Nigeria News and World News - The Guardian Nigeria. While sources old the network that Air Force officials aren't...


European Union sets out guidelines for Brexit negotiations

Tusk's guidelines will now be sent out to the leaders of the 27 remaining European Union countries, which will suggest changes ahead of a special summit in Br...


1 person dead after Florida mall shooting

Business were locked down, and the mall was closed for hours following the shooting. Shed Boren, a member of Equinox, said his trainer told him the incident i...


Kushner hasn't yet detailed foreign contacts for security clearance

And Spicer tweeted a picture of Trump in a meeting about the Syria strike surrounded by Priebus, Bannon, Kushner and other top advisers. Although one associ...


3rd tornado confirmed with path stretching from Va

Winton said residents should be aware that the winds could potentially knock down trees and power lines. Chatham Emergency Management Agency spokesman Randall...


US to boost military defence against N Korea: Trump tells Abe

Hyten labeled the launch of the KN-11 missile as "a major advancement" by North Korea because it was "a new solid medium range ballistic missile off a new tra...


Visit to WH grounds by intel chairman clouds investigation

Cohen-Watnick is among about a dozen White House officials who would have access to the types of classified information Nunes says he viewed, according to curre...


Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for 2nd consecutive day

Massive traffic jams were witnessed in many parts of the city as the roads were inundated as drains were overflowing. Incessant rains caused water bodies in S...


Florida Senate approves bill for daily school recess

Under the measure students in the state's public schools will be permitted to engage in prayer and school personnel will be allowed to participate in student-le...


Ex-Obama Advisor, Susan Rice, gets targeted for Political Surveillance

Shedd, who had the authority to ask for Americans' names to be unmasked when he held positions on the National Security Council, contends that it's unlikely int...