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Trump to take travel ban to Supreme Court

The chief judge of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals , Roger L. Gregory, wrote in a ruling against the ban that it "speaks with vague words of national s...


Egyptian jets carry out 6 strikes against terror camps in Libya

Samuel the Confessor, located 135km (85 miles) south of Cairo , in the Minya governorate. The air force loyal to Egypt-backed Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar...


Trump not swayed by G7 leaders on Paris climate deal

Numerous protesters carried flags or wore bandanas over their faces with the hammer and sickle symbol, a communist symbol. "Expressing understanding for this pr...


Indonesia arrests 3 suspects in bombings that killed police

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has strongly condemned the twin suicide bombing near a bus terminal in eastern Jakarta , Indonesia on Wednesday, ...


Girl Dragged Into Water By Sea Lion Treated For 'Seal Finger' Infection

The family acknowledged that the girl got too close, but told CBC News on Tuesday that they were neither feeding nor taking pictures of the sea lion. While th...


Man tries to bite flight attendant, jumps off plane

Thursday afternoon. American Airlines (AA) flight 5242 was at Charlotte Douglas International Airport on the tarmac Thursday, when Tun Lon Sein refused to t...


World leaders condemn Manchester concert attack

The Prime Minister has declared the Manchester bombing a vile attack on innocence. And in today's attack it was mostly innocent children. "Surely there is n...


Impeached South Korean President Park Denies Corruption At Trial

She first spoke out loud when the presiding judge asked what her occupation was. Judge Kim Se-yun asked in the arraignment. They are friends of four decades but...


Amid Trump's silence, Russian Federation creeps into first foreign trip

The event will discuss climate change and Russian Federation sanctions in what could prove to be more stumbling blocks. "The leaders of the Middle East have a...


Another Sask. man charged with threatening PM Trudeau on social media

On Thursday, Derek Hurrell of Borden, Sask. appeared in Saskatoon Provincial Court on a charge of uttering threats. Trudeau also had trade on his mind as he g...


Israeli Cabinet debates peace incentive offer to Palestinians

The Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City is the outer wall of what Jews call the Temple Mount, a remnant of the holiest site in Judaism. Shortly after the m...


British officials scold the United States for leaking intelligence on the Manchester attack

Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said Thursday the leaked crime scene photos by The New York Times caused "understandable" distress and "upset" to the victims' f...


Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

Those who are arrested or detained cannot be charged beyond the period of three days, nor can civilians be tried in military tribunals, she said. "They're getti...


G7 communique acknowledges split with US on climate

The G7 statement recognised the human rights of migrants and refugees. The document says the U.S.is still reviewing its policies on climate change and the...


Julian Assange hails "victory" as Sweden drops rape probe, still facing arrest

He's been holed up there ever since. The Justice Department has been investigating Assange for releasing classified information since WikiLeaks posted thous...


23 dead as gunmen fire on bus carrying Coptic Christians

Friday's attack is the third against Christians in Egypt in six months. The Christians had been traveling to the ancient St. Samuel monastery in Minya , ...


Dhola-Sadiya: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam

The 9.15 km-long bridge built over the Brahmaputra River will reduce travel time between Assam and Arunachal Pradesh by at least four hours. "The bridge t...


Donald Trump acknowledges India as 'victim of terrorism' at Riyadh summit

Muslim-majority countries must take the lead in combating radicalisation, US President Donald Trump said in a speech to leaders from 55 Muslim countries in ...


Appeals Court Hears Arguments Over President Trump's Travel Ban

Federal judges temporarily blocked the ban after several states argued that it discriminated against Muslims . Spicer did not address why Trump hasn't ...


Tillerson: Trump Concerned About Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

It was the latest sign of the Israeli right's growing disenchantment with Trump after having rejoiced in his election. A dramatic rift was created between Wa...


Mosul air attack killed at least 105, say U.S. commanders

A few weeks after the strike, the commander of the US -led coalition in Iraq and Syria said that the USA probably had a hand in the civilian casualties, but...


Rouhani warns Iranians about possibility of new sanctions

He reached a deal with world powers in 2015 which lifted most worldwide sanctions in return for curbing Iran's nuclear programme. Qalibaf's endorsement may pu...


Libyan officials claim brother of Manchester bomber 'knew of plan'

Police have already arrested four men in Manchester as part of the investigation. France's interior minister said Abedi is believed to have also traveled to S...


Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

Following the 2015 agreement on Iran's nuclear programs , the Obama administration lifted sanctions on Tehran in 2016. Emboldened by the election results, ...


'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

In 1989, during the landmark audience between Mikhail Gorbachev and Pope John Paul II following the fall of the Berlin Wall, it was the Soviet leader's wife, Ra...