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UK PM May's Conservatives make gains in local elections

Electoral contests were held Thursday for local councils in Scotland, Wales and many parts of England, as well as mayoral competitions in several cities. In Sco...


Nationals' Ryan Zimmerman homers again in win over Phillies

He connected on an offering from Vince Velasquez that went a long way to deep center field. The Dodgers got five hits and two runs in the first two innings. H...


Frost, freeze advisories issued in several states

As of 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon, this was the NWS map for Frost Advisory/Freeze Watch areas for Sunday night into Monday morning. Environment Canada says London...


82 freed schoolgirls to meet Nigerian president

Before Saturday's release, 195 of the girls had been captive. "We would marry them out at the age of 12". "As we have seen before, some of those girls have come...


Bernie Sanders Calls Out Trump for Praising Australia's Universal Health Care

The president took to Twitter afterward to call the agreement "dumb", rattling a decades-old alliance. "It's all worked out. It's been worked out for a long t...


Local Elections 2017: Party leaders react to results

He said: "Congratulations to all of @SNP councillors elected in Moray, the largest group on @The MorayCouncil #Council17 ". The Conservatives also had a coun...


US Commerce chief says Canadian trade threats 'inappropriate'

He said trade officials will explore next steps. Ross said if any Canadian officials wish to present additional information in the case, the department "will ...


AAP govt sacks Delhi water minister Kapil Mishra

Mishra on Sunday made a shocking revelation and alleged that he saw Jain give Rs. two crore to Kejriwal. Senior AAP leader Kumar Vishwas on Sunday came out in...


Latest US-S.Korea joint drills "unprecedentedly hideous": N.Korea

House of Representatives voted to toughen sanctions against the North Korean regime, according to experts quoted by South Korea's Yonhap News Agency . Allegedl...


Backer of GOP health care bill dodges pre-existing conditions issue

Some of the most vulnerable House Republicans voted in favor of the GOP health care plan on Thursday. US President Donald Trump has signed a $1trn spending bi...


Penguins welcome back Sidney Crosby, look to eliminate Capitals

In the process, the Capitals finally solved Pittsburgh goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, who allowed four goals on 32 shots after putting up a.937 save percentage...


Health care bill meets GOP skeptics in Senate

And if the Republicans fail to fix the problems with Obamacare, even low-information voters will know that the GOP controls the levers of government and refused...


Russian Federation says has stopped bombing proposed Syria safe zones

Rudskoi outlined the proposed zones in the northwestern Idlib province, the north of central Homs province, Eastern Ghouta near Damascus and an area of the sout...


Tensions rise between Turkey, US along Syrian border

Turkish president said that he will talk this issue with his US counterpart Donald Trump during their meeting on May 16. Video from northern Syria showed the ...


Reds pay penalty with Saints draw

Up stepped Milner but in keeping with Liverpool's afternoon, his low effort to Forster's right was repelled superbly. 'The pitch was really dry, we tried ...


Trump on Twitter: 'Everybody' Has Better Healthcare Than US

Asked about the comments during an interview on USA television, Sanders could not contain his laughter, saying: "Alright, the President has just said it". M...


Timeline: Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok girls, 3 years later

The released #ChibokGirls are due to arrive in Abuja tomorrow Sunday May 7, and will be received by the President . Buhari is expected to see the schoolgirls at...


UK's Labour pledges new Brexit strategy if it wins election

He told Radio 4's Today programme: "What we want to do is to have reporting back during the two years and a vote which means they [MPs] can reject the deal ...


Plagiarism or a 'wink'? Le Pen's copied speech targets right

Ms Le Pen stood aside as leader of the Front National in a bid to lure a broader spectrum of potential voters. On April 15, Fillon, of the centre-right Republ...


Senate Intelligence Committee demands cooperation of former Trump aide in Russian Federation probe

The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked former Trump adviser Carter Page to provide a list of his contacts with Russian officials and turn over any emails o...


Cop files contempt plea against Kerala chief secretary for delaying reinstatement

Senkumar had yesterday filed a contempt plea following the delay in implementing the court order. Senkumar has also made a new request to extend his service...


USA submarine makes South Korea port call, North remains defiant

Japan said on Sunday it had sent two Japanese destroyers to join the carrier group, led by the USS Carl Vinson, for drills. The comments follow warnings that ...


Palestinian Authority hails UNESCO's anti-Israel resolution

The resolution, which UNESCO brought up for a vote on Israel's Independence Day, was backed by the Palestinian Authority and calls on the Jewish state to reje...


New Afghanistan troop plan goes to White House next week

According to USA media, the Pentagon will ask for 3,000 to 5,000 more soldiers, mainly to be assigned to advise and train Afghan military and police. American...


China 'putting pressure' on North Korea

In an interview with CBS' " Face the Nation " that aired Sunday, Trump said Kim was obviously a "pretty smart cookie" as he took power in his 20s and held it ...