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U.S. to host PM Modi later this month: State Department

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi during their first meeting would set forth a vision to expand the US-India ties in an ambitious manner and discuss ways to advance common goals like fighting terrorism and expanding security ...

Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

Ron Wyden of OR, also a member of the intelligence panel, sent a letter to panel Chairman Richard Burr of North Carolina and Warner asking for the hearing to be open. Spending the weekend at his golf resort in Bedminster, New Jersey, Trump followed...

Stormont at risk from DUP pact, says Kenny

Angela Merkel has said she sees no obstacles in the way of beginning Brexit talks as scheduled after Theresa May failed to win a majority in Thursday's United Kingdom election. "Let's put our minds together on striking a deal", Michel Barnier said....

NSCN (K) chief SS Khaplang passes away at 77 in Myanmar

Asked about the ongoing peace talks with Ulfa's pro-talk faction, Rijiju said that these were moving in right direction and have reached nearly their final stage. In 2016, the NSCN-Khaplang's killing of 20 Indian Army soldiers in an ambush in Manipur...

Top Intelligence Officials Mum on Interactions With President

The questions from the Senate intelligence committee, at a hearing on surveillance law, were in response to news media reports that both Coats and Rogers had been asked by Trump to publicly state that there was no evidence of collusion betwe...

Donald Trump Finally Supports NATO Defense Agreement With US Allies

Trump spoke with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi earlier on Friday, urging Gulf unity, but also making clear that Qatar must improve its behavior, a senior administration official told Reuters. During a news conference with the president of R...

Haley: Trump believes 'climate is changing'

Haley's comments come as reporters have been trying to get administration officials to answer a seemingly simple question: does Trump believe in man-made climate change? In "Great Again: How to Fix Our Crippled America", Trump made a reference ...

Scottish Episcopal Church votes to allow equal marriage

Last year, the worldwide Anglican Communion made a decision to sanction the U.S. Episcopal Church after it allowed same-sex marriage. The result from the General Synod in Edinburgh, which came shortly after 4:50pm, followed hours of speeches and ...

Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Rice shooting

Officer Timothy Loehmann was sacked for submitting inaccurate details on his job application, and not for the shooting of the African-American boy who was playing with a toy gun when he was killed. The shooting sparked outrage and became one of m...

Justin Trudeau dines with Barack Obama in Montreal

According to the Obama Foundation Twitter account, they met to discuss "their shared commitment to developing the next generation of leaders ". During the speech, Obama took a page from Michelle and trashed Trump without ever saying his name,...

Putin told how it behaved in the same shower with a gay

It comes after Megyn Kelly, a former Fox News host who came to blows with Donald Trump a year ago, interviewed Putin for her NBC debut . Filmmaker Oliver Stone traveled to Russian Federation to direct a Showtime documentary that the Daily ...

Sadiq Khan condemns London attackers' 'poisonous ideology' after visiting scene

When Mr Khan issued a statement saying he was too busy dealing with the aftermath of a terror attack to respond to the President's comments, Mr Trump doubled down with a second insult. Mr Khan's former Labour colleague in the Commons, David Lammy, ha...

Wood strikes as England reach Champions Trophy semi-finals

Mark Wood took the crucial wicket of Kiwi captain Kane Williamson , who had made 87 and seemed to be taking his team to victory. Put into bat at a blustery Swalec Stadium, England set the Black Caps 311 to win - their 23rd score over 300 sinc...

Trump, Abbas say peace deal with Israel is possible

US President Donald Trump has wrapped up a two-day visit to Israel and the Occupied Territories where he met Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Rubio also said that if reports that...

Nine states join Cuomo's climate alliance

At least 10 states and a slew of US cities have signaled that they are committing to the Paris climate accord despite President Trump's decision last week to withdraw the USA from the pact. The Trump administration's announcement undermines a key pil...

Global Terror Attacks: We Stand Together

Garry Shewan , Assistant Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police, stated they were increasing security measures in the light of the London attacks. The concert begins at 2 p.m. ET and will be live-streamed on MTV's website , Ariana Grande'...

Army convoy attacked: Congress urges Centre to negotiate with Pak

Panic gripped Wuzur and adjoining villages when the firing was followed by a "cordon and search" operation. One jawan was killed in the attack while five others were injured, defence sources said. Meanwhile, Hizb-ul-Mujahideen has claimed the respons...

China's Li: fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

Uncertainties in global political and economic situation are growing, while at the same time the trend of peace, development and cooperation as well as economic globalization is irresistible, said Li. Trump, who wants to promote USA coal industry and...

Trump Admin. to return Russian compounds in US

But it comes at an awkward time, however, as Congress and the FBI investigate whether members of the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation to influence the election in the President's favor. The Washington Post reported that Trump official...

Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet Remains a Mystery

Dubke's job was to work behind-the-scenes managing the White House communications strategy and responses to crises, such as the firing of FBI director James B. "That makes it much more cohesive", he said. For Trump , the business of business isn't...

Peacock is celibate, so a national bird: Justice Sharma

God Krishna wore peacock feather for this reason. After passing the verdict, the judge, who retired today, said his verdict on the matter was his "soul's voice" and that "no crime is more heinous than cow slaughter". Quoting Nepal as an example whe...

McCain weighs in on Kushner's reported request for Russian Federation back channel

A rally planned Thursday in Iowa was postponed due to "an unforeseen change" in Trump's schedule. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 28, 2017 It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by ...

Macron meets Putin, warns over Syrian chemical weapons

Macron's electoral victory has offered an opportunity for Paris to examine its policy on Syria as the previous administration's stance was considered too intransigent. Putin later went to an exhibition on Peter the Great, who visited France in 17...

'Passionate' UK Zookeeper Killed by Tiger in 'Freak Accident'

A full investigation is underway, the zoo said. The zoo was evacuated as a precaution but officials said the public was never at risk and the tiger did not escape at any point. "It was heartbreaking seeing (other zookeepers) trying to help", she wro...

Dalits given soap and asked to clean up before Yogi Adityanath's visit

The state government yesterday suspended the district magistrate and senior superintendent of police because of the continuing violence since April. More than 2,000 members of a community had allegedly gheraoed a village in Saharanpur earlier thi...

Return to path of denuclearization: United Nations to North Korea

North Korea claimed the missile is capable of being armed with a nuclear warhead . "We are calling on all those folks in the region, particularly China and Russian Federation, to do everything they can in terms of sanctions to help resolve this s...

Trump makes first visit as president to Arlington National Cemetery

Andrew Byers, whose family attended the ceremony. On Monday, Trump also made special mention of former Sen. The son of the retired four-star Marine general, Marine 2nd Lt. President Donald Trump paid tribute on Memorial Day to the men and women w...

Graham: It's 'stunning' Comey never told Congress about fake email

Sources close to Comey tell CNN he felt that it didn't matter if the information was accurate, because his big fear was that if the Russians released the information publicly, there would be no way for law enforcement and intelligence officials to ...

Chaffetz doubles down on request for Federal Bureau of Investigation memos

Comey's actions based on what he knew was Russian disinformation offer a stark example of the way Russian interference impacted the decisions of the highest-level U.S. In a responding letter, Chaffetz said he still wanted any related documents that...

PGA Champions Tour 2017

Langer also secured his record ninth major championship to move past Jack Nicklaus (8) on senior golf's all-time list. Bernhard Langer made five straight birdies after the wind died down on a punishing day at Trump National, regaining the lead at...

Trump Defies G7, Refuses To Back Climate Deal After "Controversial" Debate

The final communique from Taormina could give important pointers on the course of U.S. policy, which has been a puzzle amid mixed signals from Trump on several other fronts, including relations with Russia, Syria , North Korea and Iran.

Boehner: Trump's term 'disaster,' aside from foreign affairs

Speaking at the KPMG Global Energy Conference , he added that Trump has performed well with foreign policy, and said worldwide leaders are happy that he appears willing to take action against terror groups. In regard to national security, global lead...

Trump handshake showdown: France's Macron just won't let go

At The Fix, we've written a few times about President Trump's weird handshakes - particularly his habit of yanking on the hand of the person he's shaking. Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech at his campaign headquarters after early results in the se...

United, American Airlines planes clip wings at Austin airport

Passengers were kept on the planes as the pilots waited for permission from the FAA to deboard the airliners. "It was supposed to leave at 8:20 p.m., [but] at 9 p.m. "The flight attendant told us to evacuate the plane, to come out the left side of th...

No US involvement in deal with IS fighters: Pentagon

Ahead of Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan's meeting with Donald Trump in Washington next week, USA defense secretary Jim Mattis met with the Turkish prime minister Binali Yildirim in London on Thursday to assure Ankara that the weapons provided t...

Evangelicals Give Hosannas to Trump Mideast Trip

What a fascinating time to observe President Donald Trump's first trip overseas. But in his public remarks, Trump steered clear of any such language, and did not mention what has been the goal of U.S. It also said the Palestinian cabinet called f...

India to face China in Sudirman Cup badminton quarter-finals

Last month, in the Singapore Open, they had stretched the reigning World No 1 pairing of Misaki Matsutomo and Ayaka Takahashi over the full distance before accepting defeat. And finally the in-form duo of Ashwini/Sikki Reddy made it 4-1 with their ...

China pressures South Korea about missile system

While Moon and Trump will have an occasion to meet at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7 and 8, officials in Seoul think a summit shouldn't wait. Archbishop Hyginus Hee-joong Kim further encouraged the new leader to attend to the dignit...

Trump greeted with selfies and politics on arrival in Israel

On the other hand, if people like Jerry Falwell and Donald Trump are so pro-Israel, that stance must be suspect somehow to professional lefties. On the second leg of his Middle East trip after visiting Saudi Arabia, Trump also made a visit to the W...

Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

The ranking member of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is asking the panel's top lawmaker to use his subpoena power to ask the White House for documents related to former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn . Flynn's lawyers...

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Manafort Associate Konstantin Kilimnik Indicted In Mueller Probe

Manafort joined Trump's presidential campaign in March 2016 to help wrangle delegates ahead of the Republican National Convention in OH , something he'd done for former President G...

Data seizure from New York Times reporter sets risky precedent

The agents said they were investigating unauthorized leaks. Brad Dayspring, a Politico spokesman, said in a statement: " Ms. Watkins' primary beat during her short time at...

Saudi Arabia begins issuing driving licenses to women

The video, which was taken on Monday in Riyadh, shows an unidentified woman smiling as an officer with the Kingdom's General Directorate of Traffic hands her a Saudi license. Autho...

May tells Trump that United States tariffs on European Union steel are unjustified

U.S. President Donald Trump . Trump has threatened to raise tariffs on a total of up to $150 billion of Chinese goods. Ross made the brief remarks in front of reporters as h...

With tariffs in effect, Europe strikes back

Earlier in March, Trump had announced the said tariffs to be applicable worldwide while exempting Canada , Mexico and the European Union but with his recent move, the three...

Trump's trade tariffs 'insulting, unacceptable': Trudeau

Those retaliatory measures won't be official until July, but Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has said the duties are meant to encourage the U.S.to back down. Steel impor...

Police fire on funeral of Kashmir man killed by soldiers

This in the second case in less than a month of a protester being run over by a vehicle belonging to the security forcee. The protester who died on Friday was critically injure...

'New possibilities' for coalition government

The president approved Conte and a rejiggered Cabinet list Thursday after Paolo Savona was moved from the economy slot to that of the ministry of European affairs. would have to im...

Man, 30, moves out after losing legal battle against parents

CNY Central tracked down a Michael Rotondo from the Albany area who now lives in California, but is the same age as the one in Camillus (who goes by "Mike") and shows up in sear...

North Korea Official Is NYC-Bound To Discuss Possible Trump-Kim Talks

A top North Korean official arrived at Beijing's airport on Wednesday on his way to a meeting in NY in hopes of trying to salvage a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong ...

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Quiz: How Well Would You Do In The National Spelling Bee?

Quiz: How Well Would You Do In The National Spelling Bee?

Karthik and his family lived in Bloomington-Normal from 2006 until late 2016, said family friend Jay Tummala of Normal. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) Aisha Randhawa, 12, from Corona, Calif...

'I'm alive' - Russian journalist faked death to foil assassination plot

'I'm alive' - Russian journalist faked death to foil assassination plot

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko says that he was involved in a special operation to prevent the terrorist attacks of Russian special services on the territory of Ukraine ...

U.S. imposes hefty tariffs on steel, aluminium imports from key allies

U.S. imposes hefty tariffs on steel, aluminium imports from key allies

The European Union is planning retaliatory tariffs on United States steel and food goods in the coming weeks, once it calculates the exact cost to European Union companies of th...

Undocumented immigrant who saved toddler is French national hero

Undocumented immigrant who saved toddler is French national hero

A man on the fourth floor was leaning across another balcony struggling to hold on to the child. On his arrival in France in September 2017 after travelling the Mediterranean mig...

Kim Yong Chol: Trump tweets about North Korean spy chief visiting NYC

Kim Yong Chol: Trump tweets about North Korean spy chief visiting NYC

Trump and Kim separately expressed their readiness over the weekend to meet as originally planned, although the USA president had called off the summit on Thursday. While there w...