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Russia, Iran army chiefs vow to continue Syria fight

Sen. Lindsay Graham is calling for as many as 6,000 more USA troops to fight the Islamic State group. The move followed a deadly USA air strike on the Shayrat...


North Korea vows response to 'reckless' US Navy move

North Korea on Sunday condemned the United States bombing in Syria. Reuters was first to report on Saturday that the Navy strike group Carl Vinson, whose flag...


Desperation sets in as flood death toll in Colombia tops 200

The country's president Jean Manuel Santos made a second visit to the area on Sunday and pledged to ensure that water and energy services would be restored as s...


Malala Yousefzai designated the youngest UN Messenger of Peace

United Nations chief Guterres described Yousafzai as a "symbol of perhaps the most important thing in the world - education for all". Earlier, UNSG Antonio G...


Amid clashes, White House says no looming staff shake-up

This week, Bannon lost his position on the National Security Council, to the relief of many , who see the former editor of the far-right news outlet Breitbart...


Air Base Struck By US Missiles Operating Again, Syrians Say

Russian Federation also has important military facilities in Syria that could be put at risk if Assad is removed from power, a goal of Western powers that had...


Statewide alert issued after OH officer is shot

The officer was investigating a possible meth lab, according to the New Philadelphia Times Reporter . Police say Chaz Gillilan, 28, turned himself in to Newc...


G7 rejects calls for sanctions on Russia

Central to the FBI and congressional investigations into Russia's election meddling are concerns that Trump, through his associates, may have signaled to Russia...


The Syrian Town Hit By Chemical Weapons Has Been Attacked Again

Khan Sheikhoun, was hit on Friday and Saturday as well. Washington claims the base was used by the Syrian government to launch a chemical attack on civilian...


Clinton chides Trump on Syrian refugee ban after strike

We've got to once again start recognizing norms of behavior in our own country and globally are just as important to keeping peace and preventing atrocities as ...


Putin says Western criticism of Russia's handling of protests political

Putin decried "lies" in the us that prevent Trump from "implementing his agenda", a central part of which is bettering relations with the Russian federation. ...


Zuma's comments show 'black lives don't matter', says DA

Tens of thousands of South African participated in the anti-Zuma marches in many parts of the country on Friday. The roots of the Democratic Alliance lie in whi...


Tillerson, top diplomats hold urgent meeting on Syria crisis

U.S. Senator John McCain says stopping Syrian President Bashar Assad's "murderous rampage" does not preclude America from fighting the Islamic State group. He s...


China, South Korea vow strong measures to prevent North's nuclear test

The Japan-based aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, the only US carrier homeported overseas, has been undergoing maintenance in recent months. "We are in cons...


US, Canada, Mexico ask FIFA for faster World Cup bid process

Mexico City's Azteca Stadium, built for the 1966 World Cup, has an 87,000 capacity after a renovation that was completed previous year , and there are relative...


'Bomb' found in St. Petersburg raid

Petersburg metro. "We know that each of our countries, practically every one, is a possible and potential target of terrorist attacks". Russia's top investiga...


Putin Ready to Meet Trump at Arctic Summit

Mr Putin, who is expected to seek a fourth presidential term next year, also said his political opponents were trying to channel public discontent about corrupt...


Trump suggests Susan Rice might have committed crime

A Rice spokesman told the Times in response they would not "dignify the president's ludicrous charge with a comment". When foreign surveillance data is coll...


Tottenham scare opponents at White Hart Lane, says Dele Alli

He's different from all the players who play now at his age". "Easy for me that", he said . Real Madrid have never been shy of signing the best talent in t...


Brexit: Tusk and May in 'friendly' meeting

And May took the opportunity to press Tusk on the future of the British territory after the European Union last week suggested that Gibraltar could be excluded ...


United Airlines CEO: Passenger Removed From Flight Was 'Disruptive and Belligerent'

What are you doing? No. "Look at what you did to him!" and "Busted his lip!" An United passenger who witnessed Chicago airport police forcibly remove an Asi...


Passenger dragged off overbooked United flight

But there were no takers, and Audra Bridges said after the flight was filled, passengers were told four people needed to give up their seats so United employees...


United Airlines passenger dragged off flight, CEO says staff followed 'established procedures'

Anger is revolving in the environment of United States after a video went viral on the social media in which it is seen that security guards are removing an Asi...


Trump, Xi cite 'common understandings' after summit, but few details

The US strikes came as Trump hosted Chinese President Xi Jinping in Florida to press the leader of North Korea's sole diplomatically to do more to curb Pyongyan...


Donald Trump: Only time will tell on US-China trade

The phone talks came after Trump and Xi agreed Friday to work closely together to convince North Korea to curb its nuclear program in their first summit. In Bei...


Xi, Trump pledge to expand mutually beneficial cooperation

Trump promised during the campaign to stop what he called the theft of American jobs by China and to rebuild the country's manufacturing base. The two leaders...


Syria strike 'vindicates' North Korea's nuclear choice

Convened at Mar-a-Lago, Trump's estate in Florida, the meeting was billed as an informal relationship-building exercise and was created to frame the relationshi...


South Africa's new finance minister wants radically transformed economy

Manuel heads the Rothchild's banking affiliate in South Africa. "Holy wow. Midnight ministerial massacre in South Africa", former U.S. Ambassador Patrick Gaspar...


North Korea: U.S. airstrikes on Syria prove need for nukes

On military relations, which he said make up an important part of bilateral ties, Xi pointed out that mutual trust in military and security areas forms the ba...


China confirms return of Kim Jong-nam's body

Investigators say Kim Jong Nam, who was in his 40s, was poisoned at Kuala Lumpur airport by two young women wielding VX nerve agent , a banned chemical weapon....


US, China to peacefully resolve N Korean nuclear threat

The most powerful message for the Chinese leader may have been Trump's decision to launch USA missile strikes at Syria. Trump and China's Xi held a summit mee...


Chicago, United Express lambasted over man dragged off plane

These rules do not apply to charter flights, planes with fewer than 30 passengers, worldwide flights inbound to the USA or to people traveling overseas between ...


Trump Says Progress Made in US-China Relations During Xi Visit

The visit was overshadowed by the missile barrage aimed at Syria, announced shortly after Trump and Xi wrapped up dinner Thursday night. The summit comes as N...


Chardy beats Edmund to give France 4-1 win vs. Britain

On one point, Mahut jumped over the fence to return a smash, and played the next return on top of the front row of spectators. With the doubles at one set all...


Spanish militant group ETA surrenders weapons to French police

PARIS (AP) - The Basque separatist group ETA has formally given French authorities a list of eight locations of its caches of weapons, ammunition and explosives...