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North Korea: US and South Korea tried to assassinate Kim Jong Un

The US military has said Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo visited South Korea this week and met his South Korean counterpart for discussions. ...


#WithFewExceptions Everyone Has Something to Say About Trump's Terrible Presidency

The letter is dated March 8, 2017. "Because they're not going to. nobody cares about my tax return except for the reporters", he said . The White House and...


Pope nixes Medjugorje visions but says shrine has benefits

Dos Santos became a nun and died in 2005 at the age of 97, and efforts are also under way to make her a saint. After contracting influenza, Francisco died Apr...


Russia's Lavrov to meet with Trump on Syria amid uproar

He pledged to defend de-escalation zones , brokered by Russian Federation, and crush, with the support of Iran and Hezbollah, those who will try to breach them...


Inauguration day: Macron to become France's new president

The election revealed two Frances: one urban, more affluent and open to reform; the other concentrated in the northern rustbelt and rural areas that backed Macr...


President Trump Is Confident That Israel And Palestine Will Find Peace

President Trump deleted a tweet that he posted to his account in which he said it was "an honor" to meet with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the White H...


IOC evaluation commission kicks off Paris visit

The team aims to study each and every detail of LA's bid before they move on to Paris to do the same, next week. "After, the road will be long, with the oral (p...


Five things we learned from the Sally Yates hearing

Trump fired Flynn earlier this year for misleading the Vice President Mike Pence about Flynn's communications with Russian Federation. Asked about it, Yates s...


Macron takes office as French President

Macron, a 39-year-old centrist, took the reins of power from Francois Hollande a week after he won a resounding victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a...


North Korea Tests Missile Days After South Korea Got A New President

The launch, which Tokyo said could be of a new type of missile, is a direct challenge to the new South Korean president and comes as US, Japanese and European n...


West Indies 146-6 at tea vs Pakistan in decisive 3rd test

Instead of Pakistan's hopes of sealing the Test series, West Indies made a remarkable comeback on a pitch that got tougher to bat on as the Test wore on. Chas...


Former French PM Manuel Valls pledges allegiance to Emmanuel Macron's movement

The euro, which had risen Sunday night to a six-month high against the dollar, edged back down 0.5 percent to $1.0946. All of France's main political parties ...


Palestinian stabs Israeli officer in Jerusalem, shot dead

Jordanian government spokesman Mohammad al Momani disputed the Israeli account of the incident, which he described as an "ugly crime". Secretary of State Rex ...


Jordanian man killed by Israeli police after 'stabbing' incident

The Jordanian Government condmened the killing of their citizen. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office responded to Tillerson's statement saying: "Not on...


New Miss USA to be crowned in Las Vegas

Transgender women have been allowed to compete in Miss USA and Miss Universe since 2012, when Canada's Jenna Talackova became the first trans entrant in Miss U...


Iran's Rouhani says upcoming election 'historical decision'

Khatami, the de facto leader of the reformist camp, has been under a media ban during the past few years for supporting the Green Movement protesters in the 200...


It appears BC has its first minority government in 65 years

A majority is 44 seats in the 87-seat legislature. If the NDP had Green support to form a government it could possibly order more environmental or health asse...


Trump begins effort to pack courts with conservatives

Two of the judges, Michigan Supreme Court Justice Joan Larsen and Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras , were on a shortlist of 21 potential U.S. Ken ...


North Korean Missile Test Shows US Bases Could Soon Be In Range

North Korea has also said that it would not abandon its missile and nuclear programs unless the United States ended its hostility toward Pyongyang. Choe was r...


Jeff Sessions Pushes For Harsher Punishments For Non-Violent Drug Offenders

Mr Sessions advised that all criminals be charged with the "most serious, readily provable offence", or whichever crime has the longest sentence. Other users ...


Pope Francis turns two Portuguese shepherd children into Catholic saints

Locally, Our Lady of Fatima Parish in Huntington hosted a short prayer service and the recitation of the rosary at the church, located on Norway Avenue. Among t...


Trump warns Comey not to 'leak' conversations

Comey found the allegations confounding, according to his associate, and wondered what to make of what he described as odd thoughts coming from his new boss. "W...


Trump warns ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to leak to media, threatens 'tapes'

Comey has not explicitly denied the account. The White House first said this week that Trump made the move because of a negative memo about Comey from the Justi...


New Orleans Removes Statue of Jefferson Davis

Crews wrapped the bronzed Jefferson Davis in green bubble wrap and harnessed it to a crane. "It took a two-year review process, a City Council vote and victor...


South Korea urges 'parallel' talks, sanctions to rein in North

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in spoke on the telephone on Thursday, according to a Japanese official, in their first t...