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Donald Trump Promises to Meet with Vladimir Putin and Congratulates Election Victory

Russia's Foreign Ministry issued a statement Monday saying it was "perplexed by the extreme haste European Union members have considered ... the British inven...


Chinese PM asks United States to avoid a trade war

China had rushed its top diplomat Yang Jiechi followed by Chinese President Xi Jinping's economic advisor Liu He to the U.S. to pacify Trump administration ...


Ryan Insists Mueller Will Complete Probe

The speaker did not say who has offered him such assurances, but his view is widely held among congressional Republicans that President Trump will not attem...


US trade groups raise concerns over Trump planned tariffs on China

Perdue said that while the United States is not now in a trade war , there have already been repercussions seen in response to the White House's moves. "But af...


Jordan Producing WWII Drama About African-American 'Liberators'

The combat unit, composed entirely of African-Americans, displayed incredible heroism that eventually leads to the desegregation of the armed forces. The Lib...


Egyptian court suspends Uber and Careem licenses

Khaled al-Gammal, a lawyer acting for the taxi drivers, said the court suspended the two companies' licenses, banned their apps and suspended the use of private...


California City Votes to Defy 'Sanctuary State' Law, Obey Constitution

Now, one Southern California city may want out. A small California city voted Monday to opt out of the state's new sanctuary law, with the city's leaders sayi...


McCain Says Trump Shouldn't Congratulate Putin

John McCain ripped the president for reaching out. Russian Federation held presidential elections over the weekend, but there have been reports of ballot-stu...


Betsy DeVos grilled about school shootings, stance on guns at budget hearing

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos , testifying before a House Appropriations subcommittee Tuesday morning, admitted that despite the nationwide outrage over t...


Child dies after auto found in Welsh river

A major search of the river was launched before police found the vehicle and heroically jumped in to free the stricken youngster from the wreckage. Dyfed-Powy...


Trump calls Putin, congratulates him on re-election

McMaster did not mention the issue during a telephone briefing with the president, who was in the White House residence ahead of and during his conversation wit...


Senate rejects bid to end USA support for Saudi campaign in Yemen

US President Donald Trump delivers remarks as he welcomes Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington,...


Advocates rally for Justine Damond after Noor charged

But in announcing the charges, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman alleged Mr Noor had "recklessly and intentionally fired his handgun". Plunkett says it ...


US, South Korea to start bilateral military drills

While the two nations said the exercises would be similar in scale to those of previous years, the drills, as stipulated in a joint statement, appear to be occu...


Rahul Gandhi to visit Chhattisgarh next month: PL Punia

Four years on, the Congress has lost several state governments as well. "We do not spread hatred, we abide by the principles of Basavanna", he said a day afte...


Syria monitors: IS militants seize Damascus neighborhood

The Syrian Observatory of Human Rights has said that chlorine was used as a toxic agent on villages during the government's offensive to retake rebel-held East...


Ben Carson points to wife on $31000 HUD dining set purchase

The decorating expenses have been a subject of controversy after a whistleblower filed a complaint that she was pressured to approve spending to redecorate Cars...


Kerala teacher's sexist remarks trigger 'watermelon' protest, women post nude photos

The outrage against sexist and derogatory remarks made by an assistant professor of Farook Training College, regarding dressing style of Muslim girl students, h...


Stormy Daniels Takes to CrowdJustice to Finance Legal Battle with Trump

Daniels insists that she is free to share details with the public of her alleged affair with President Trump , because Trump never signed the NDA that is being...


'Loch Ness-type' sea creature found dead and decomposing on beach

But upon closer inspection, he said, it seemed to be resembling something from the prehistoric times. Apart from having a long tail and small head, the unidenti...


Strike on Syria's Ghouta kills 15 children sheltering in school

Nearly 80,000 civilians have left the besieged Syrian district of Eastern Ghouta over the past two weeks as Russian-backed pro-government forces close in towa...


Pretium Resources (TSE:PVG) Given New C$15.50 Price Target at Scotiabank

Scotia Capital maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $16.50 target in Thursday, August 17 report. As per Monday, May 16, the company rating was maintai...


John Oliver Creates Mike Pence Book Parody to Benefit LGBT Orgs

Oliver, who has used creative means to tackle subjects in the past, discussed Pence's book " Marlon Bundo's Day in the Life of the Vice President" on Sunday, a...


Trump Resumes Attack on Russia Probe

The tweet sparked another flurry of speculation that Trump is planning to fire Mueller, despite assurances from his legal team at the weekend that the presi...


Abu Dhabi signs $1.45B offshore deal with

The twin concessions will be operated by Adnoc Offshore on behalf of all partners. The agreements have a term of 40 years and are backdated to March 9, 2018, ...


Russia's Supreme Court upholds FSB right to read Telegram messages

If Telegram is found to be non-compliant, it could face another fine and even have the service blocked in Russian Federation, one of its largest markets. Tele...


Ships collision in Karachi: Floating containers yet to be recovered

No one was injured in Monday's incident at South Asia Pakistan Terminals (SAPT), a subsidiary of Hutchison Port Holdings of Hong Kong commissioned a year ag...


Students are being punished for walking out to protest gun violence

Some were expected to hold roadside rallies to honor shooting victims and protest violence. In the letter , the friend wrote about her brother, who was in Do...


Court should strike down jaded California legislation

To bolster the argument that legislators were targeting pregnancy crisis centers based on their pro-life views, the plaintiffs point to legislative committee re...


The Vernal Equinox is Almost Here. But What Is It Exactly?

So what are equinoxes and solstices? Here's when the weather will take a turn for the betterWhen is the Spring Equinox? This happens when the sun is pos...


Rex Tillerson's defiance meant he had to go

Staff expressed frustration over Tillerson's tendency to insulate himself within a small cocoon of handpicked advisers, effectively shutting experienced career ...


Rohit hails Karthik's last ball brilliance

But with his aggressive and yet composed batting, he turned the match on its head and hit two sixes and as many fours in the 19th over to add vital 22 runs to I...


Philippine President Duterte says International Criminal Court 'rude'

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs the Pardon of Punishment to all outstanding punishments of the underclassmen of the Cadet Corps Armed Forces of the Philippi...


U.S. sends Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Alex Wong to Taiwan

On March 16, Trump signed the Taiwan Travel Act, which allows for and encourages high-level official visits between the two countries. China considers self-...


Saudi Prince To Stress Shared Goals Involving Iran In White House Visit

He also noted that bin Laden's daughter was transferred to the Saudi embassy in Tehran, while the other members of his family were expelled from the same border...


European Union condemns poisoning of ex-spy

While the Kremlin told Britain to back up its assertions or apologise, Britain's fellow European Union members offered it "unqualified solidarity". And the ...


Giorgio Chiellini out of Italy friendlies with thigh injury

Chiellini was forced off late on in Juventus' Serie A stalemate with SPAL on Saturday after suffering a muscular injury. Ogbonna, who played with Chiellini ...


Study finds guns most prevalent in Kentucky, Tennessee

Kentucky's neighbor to the south, Tennessee, was second in this particular ranking. Kentucky ranks sixth overall. Kentucky is 14th among the states for gun ow...


Britain, EU reach transition deal

Jonathan Powell said Theresa May has committed "the worst possible sin a negotiator can commit" - having "boxed herself in", in an article for The Independent. ...


Lawyer who alleged 'plot' to frame Trump joins legal team

Like former F.B.I. director James Comey , McCabe reportedly took detailed notes and memos about his interactions with the president, and according to Axios M...


Putin to choose measures against London corresponding to Russia's interests

Mr Putin- the country's longest-serving leader since former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin- scored a victory in Sunday's election allowing him another six-year t...


Poland vs Nigeria: Iwobi, Ekong, Balogun others hit Wroclaw camp

The camp of the Super Eagles will open in the Polish city of Wroclaw on Monday, ahead of Friday's worldwide friendly against the Senior National Team of Polan...


Canada to send peacekeeping mission to Mali with 6 helicopters, support troops

Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan, saying many details still needed to be worked out, told reporters the force would be deployed for 12 months. The country's contr...


Telangana Board SSC English Paper-1 leaked on WhatsApp; 4 suspended

As per media reports, the exam was scheduled at 9AM and photos of English paper-1 were circulated on social media after a teacher in Adilabad govt school photo...


Britain to Brief UN Security Council on Spy Poisoning Probe

Speaking at a Security Council emergency session, Haley added that "immediate" action was needed to prevent similar attacks. The joint statement Thursday came...


Palaniswami rejects demand to ban rath yatra in Tamil Nadu; Stalin arrested

Earlier, DMK leader MK Stalin urged the Tamil Nadu government to act swiftly in order to stop the Ram Rajya Rath Yatra citing it will disturb the communal har...


Statue vandalism continues: Periyar bust beheaded in Pudukkottai

Police have deployed protection to a few Periyar statues in the district. "On a day when the 'Ramarajya Ratha Yathra" entered Tamil Nadu amidst much opposit...


PSL Gets Big Boost as International Stars Arrive in Pakistan

Zalmi are in high spirits as all their foreign players including skipper Darren Sammy , Liam Dawson , Rikki Wessels, Chris Jordan, Tamim Iqbal and Ander Fletc...


US Department of Commerce Announces Steel and Aluminum Tariff Exclusion Process

More than 41 percent of clothing, 72 percent of footwear, and 84 percent of travel goods sold in the US are made in China , according to the groups. On Marc...


Vladimir Putin to Lead Russia for Another 6 Years

Vladimir Putin earned a convincing victory in Sunday's presidential election in Russian Federation, winning 73.9 percent of the vote as he was re-elected to ...