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France warns Trump not to recognise Jerusalem as capital

The worldwide community largely backs Palestinian demands to have the capital of a future independent state located in eastern Jerusalem. The summit, which open...


American Vogue to feature photo shoot with British PM Theresa May

It was orchestrated in total secrecy under the surveillance and guidance of Wintour, who has been flexing her fashion and political power of late (having been c...


Acupuncture may provide relief for colicky babies

The findings have been detailed in the journal Acupuncture in Medicine , published by the BMJ - formerly known as the British Medical Journal. For those infa...


China preparing to retaliate on trade

The Chinese foreign ministry didn't immediately respond to a request for comment . "We urge the relevant party in the United States to realize the high sensi...


United States Condemns Attack in Mali

It is not the first time the military in Mali has been targeted in a deadly attack. But Islamist militants still operate in the region and there are often ten...


Search for Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Officially Suspended

They did their best, with worldwide expertise and cutting-edge technology, but the ocean is a big place. Despire the new modelling, the Joint Agency Coordin...


US Commerce nominee Ross says NAFTA is Trump's first trade priority

Ross, in a response to the Senate Commerce Committee's questionnaire ahead of the hearing, said that he believed one of the top challenges facing the agency i...


Mexico Shooting: Boy opens fire on students and teachers at American school

Mexico had been largely spared the phenomenon of school shootings that has hit the United States. If you want to receive Breaking News alerts via email, or o...


Kevin O'Leary announces run for Conservative leadership

The unapologetic O'Leary says his fluency in Canada's third "official" language outshines all others - the language of jobs. "It's official. I'm in", his Facebo...


Iraqi forces push Islamic State further back in Mosul

It is Iraq's largest military operation in years and has involved Iraqi security forces, Kurdish Peshmerga fighters, Sunni Arab tribesmen and Shia militiamen, a...


First China-UK freight train arrives in Barking

London is the 15th European city to be added to the list of freight rail services from China. Carsten Pottharst, managing director of Switzerland-based InterR...


Donald Trump's waxwork unveiled at Madame Tussauds

Achieving his iconic hairstyle took no less than five weeks with each hair individually inserted by hand, Tussauds reported. Locations in Washington, New York...


Boris: Countries are 'lining up' to for trade with Britain

Earlier, Minister for Leaving the EU David Davis had said "If our country can deal with World War Two, it can deal with this". " If Mr. Hollande wants to admi...


Hong Kong actor Andy Lau injured while working in Thailand

He was riding the horse in Khao Lak in Takua Pa District when it threw him off unexpectedly and then stomped on him. The animal is said to have stepped on Lau...


'Dude, just stop:' Rep. Justin Amash tweets at Trump

Trump has said Lewis, who represents Georgia's Fifth Congressional District and is a civil rights icon, should focus on fixing his district after Lewis question...


Tension prevails in Bhangar, Mamata reviews situation

Violent clashes broke out between the villagers and the police on Tuesday. According to a highly-placed source at the state Secretariat Nabanna, Chief Ministe...


Joe Biden's trying to rally the world against Russian Federation

Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos , Switzerland, he said , "There is a palpable sense of uncertainty around the world". US Vice President Joe B...


Lavrov says peace in region can be achieved through force

His comments contradicted promises from Russian Federation and Turkey and indications from US officials that the newly installed Trump administration would be i...


Haley Vows to Defend Israel at UN, Takes Hard Line on Russian Federation

Haley's opening remarks at her confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee revolved around the recently adopted UN Security Council Res...


Before Inauguration, Trump Sets His Sights on 2020 with a New Slogan

During a recent interview with The Washington Post , Trump announced his idea for a reelection slogan will be a variation on the one that helped get him elected...


Lin-Manuel Miranda offers 'Hamilton' performance for commuted prisoner, angers police

Oscar Lopez Rivera was commuted by President Obama yesterday and has made its shock waves through the nation but, more specifically Chicago. Rivera was a...


Trump already has re-election slogan picked out

Trump even called his lawyer into the room to discuss trademarking the slogan, to which his lawyer responded "Got it". If you're not up to date on this particul...


Former Egypt footballer accused of links with terror outfit

Those blacklisted as terrorist become subject to a travel ban and face an asset freeze, according to a draconian law passed in 2015, which has drawn huge global...


Scientists warn Trump administration could end climate research data access

During the election campaign, Trump pointed out that he intends to back off from the Paris Agreement established in 2015 which was signed by approximately two h...


Top 20 passwords of 2016: "123456" still most popular

The latest list of most common passwords of 2016 confirms - yet again - that we fail to move beyond "123456" or "password". With some of the most common...


Israeli Arab shot dead 'after crashing into police officers'

Israeli soldiers raided the Palestinian village of Umm al-Hayran in the Negev desert early on Wednesday to demolish a number of Palestinian houses there, prom...


Leaving the WH Press Space as Is Could Benefit Trump

Concha wondered why Acosta felt he had the right to shout a question at the president-elect when 250 other journalists patiently waited their turn. Acosta sa...


President Rouhani: JCPOA belied allegations against Iran

Rex Tillerson, Trump's nominee for U.S. Secretary of State, said last week that he would recommend a "full review" of the nuclear deal but did not call for an o...


Goldman Sachs Results Surge on Trading Bounce

In the previous year's fourth quarter, the firm posted $1.27 per share in earnings and $7.27 billion in revenue. Earnings excluding litigation and charity-relat...


Japan offers patrol vessels to Vietnam to boost maritime ties

Asian nations are cautiously watching whether Trump, with his "America First" rhetoric, will keep the United States focused on the region by strengthening freed...


IOM reports 1159 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2017

Four people were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea by the Italian coastguard when the boat overturned on Saturday just 30 miles from the Libyan coast. Pope Fra...


BJP releases first list of candidates for Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh polls

Referring to the heat on her party and her brother for the deposition of huge amounts of money in their accounts post-note ban, Mayawati said: "It was a consp...


Liverpool 'must do to Plymouth what we did to Man Utd' - Klopp

But even though he has returned to fitness after an ankle problem, Liverpool can not play him because they are waiting for world governing body Federation Int...


Bomb threat on Europe-bound plane carrying HUNDREDS of passengers

No explosives were found on the plane, confirming it clear and safe, said Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) spokesman Mansour Al-Hashemi. He declined...


Cubs visit White Sox fan Barack Obama at the White House

The president says despite his Sox allegiance, he still rooted for Chicago in the playoffs. Few things rattled Russell past year - he became the youngest play...