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Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger US ties

Merkel's comments Sunday came after a Group of Seven summit at which the Europeans couldn't reach agreement with Trump on climate change. "We continue to wa...


Australian fisherman leaps for his life as great white jumps into boat

The shark was 2.7 meters in length, while the boat was 1.4 meters across and 4.5 meters long. "I wanted to get up and get on top of the gunnel [the upper ed...


Corbyn was not defending Manchester bomber, Nicola Sturgeon says

But she told The Andrew Neil Interviews, BBC One that "if there was to be a hung Parliament of course we would look to be part of a progressive alliance that ...


Sean Spicer could be casualty of Trump staff reshuffle

President Donald Trump returned home yesterday to confront a growing political and legal threat, as his top aides tried to contain the fallout from reports th...


Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law's outreach to Russia

If the reports that Kushner had discussed a secret channel were true, Schiff said, "It's obviously very concerning". "If not, then there's no way he can maintai...


United Kingdom bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

A man and a woman have since been released without charge. Twenty-two people were killed, including seven children, and dozens seriously injured when Abedi de...


Philippine forces hit militants; civilians wave white flags

At least 21 people have died in fighting that erupted late Tuesday, when the army raided the Marawi hideout of Isnilon Hapilon, who is on Washington's list of m...


United Kingdom resumes intelligence sharing with US

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to press President Donald Trump about intelligence leaks at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit ...


Man shot in Bangor supermarket auto park

The shooting is believed to have occurred at about 3pm on Sunday in the packed auto park of the supermarket just off the Balloo Link road. There were unconfir...


Zbigniew Brzezinski, prominent Ukraine supporter, dies at 89

I will miss him", Carter said in part of the statement. Brzezinski served as Carter's principal foreign policy adviser during the 1976 campaign and as nationa...


UK lowers terror threat level to 'severe' as more arrested

Britain's security level has been upgraded to "critical" meaning officials believe another attack may be imminent. This is a handout photo taken from CCTV and i...


Ariana Grande returning to 'incredibly brave city of Manchester' for benefit show

Manchester-born Salman Abedi launched the attack on young fans attending a concert by USA pop star Ariana Grande in the latest atrocity claimed by the Isl...


Civilians wave white flags as Philippines forces hit militants in siege city

Maute snipers and booby traps were hampering operations, which the army said could last three more days.A top Philippine official says foreign fighters are amo...


Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

As he mulls outside reinforcements to his operation, Trump returned late Saturday from his nine-day journey to a White House seemingly in crisis mode, with ...


Krauthammer: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Franks lambasted former President Obama for his insistence on a two-state solution, while accusing the former president of "political treachery" that disgraced ...


Comey acted on Russian intelligence he knew was fake

On Wednesday, The Washington Post reported that former FBI director James Comey partially based his freakish decision to unilaterally close the federal invest...


Of 31 terrorists killed in Marawi ops, 6 are foreigners

Gen. Carlito G. Galvez Jr., said. As details of the attack in Marawi city emerged, fears mounted that the largest Roman Catholic nation in Asia could be f...


Kushner sought secret communications with Russia

Mr Kushner's involvement in the plan was first reported by the Washington Post , which said he proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discuss...


U.S., Japan agree to enhance North Korea sanctions: White House

That's according to a White House readout of the pair's meeting Friday ahead of the G-7 summit of wealthy nations. During the G-7 there will be "fairly robust...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic may not play for Manchester United next season

Ibrahimovic has full use of United's rehab and training facilities as he recovers from surgery he had in the USA recently. Despite his advancing years and the...


North Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon

The North's nuclear and missile programs are perhaps the biggest foreign policy challenges to the new leaders in allies Washington and Seoul . Japan has p...


Fired FBI Director James Comey acted on intelligence he knew was fake

Trump tweeted on May 12 - but the White House has since refused to confirm or deny whether the president records his conversations. "He talked to members of t...


16 bodies found were civilians fleeing militants — Philippines military

Duterte told the troops fighting Musli. Mr Duterte imposed 60 days of martial law on Tuesday on the island of Mindanao, a traditional homeland of minority M...


Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia', arming 'dangerous terrorists'

Promoting an Iran more open to political discussion inside and out has won Rouhani a great deal of support with Iran's youth and Iran's middle class. "We will...


Trump threatens prosecution over Manchester attack leaks

Reports say intelligence sharing between Manchester authorities and the USA has been suspended because of the leaks. She said when it came to intelligence s...