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Senate confirms Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court justice

Senate confirms Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court justice

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that the nomination shouldn't proceed until after the election, even though past judicial choices have proceeded during an election year. Trump has recorded...

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Islamic State says US 'being run by an idiot'

Islamic State says US 'being run by an idiot'

Daesh's news agency Amaq said the helicopter crashed in the Al-Ghabat district, east of the Tigris river which runs through Mosul, bisecting the city into its eastern and western halves. Air strikes...

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Xi Summit's Top Accomplishment: Getting to Know Each Other

Trump had said he meant to raise concerns about China's trade practices and press Xi to do more to rein in North Korea's missile and nuclear programs during their summit meeting at his Spanish-style M...

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The Aaron Hernandez double murder trial is nearly over

The jury in the double-murder trial of former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez has been sent home for the day after hearing instructions from the judge on the law. Patriots owner Robert K...

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Uber resumes self-driving program in Tempe, Pittsburgh after crash

The cars collided while at high speed and the Uber s vehicle flipping onto its side. Tempe police told Bloomberg News that the sport utility vehicle was not responsible for the accident. "Ther...

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North Korea's latest Missile Test amidst US-China talks

Sen. Edward Markey is calling on President Donald Trump to engage in direct negotiations with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as part of a proposed joint effort with China to reduce North Korea's ...

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Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions

Benoit Hamon, the Socialist candidate, lashed out at what he called Le Pen's "subservience" to Putin, saying "Russia's interests are not France's interests". "It's the world of Vladimir Putin , it's ...

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As Nunes steps aside, Gowdy takes leadership role in Russian Federation probe

As Nunes steps aside, Gowdy takes leadership role in Russian Federation probe

Nunes says the charges are false, but also that it's best for the committee that he step aside temporarily from the Russian Federation investigation. The ranking Democrat on the committee, Rep. "Pel...

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Trump, China's Xi dine ahead of talks on security, trade

Nevertheless, for the next 24 hours President Donald Trump will welcome President Xi Jinping at his Mar-a-Lago compound in Palm Beach. In short, the world is watching with bated breath how the fir...

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Scotch Plains Mom Gives Birth In Car Backseat On I-78

Scotch Plains Mom Gives Birth In Car Backseat On I-78

State Trooper Christopher Gesualdo was first one the scene and found the expectant mother, Olivia Cummings, in the back seat ready to deliver her baby, police said. "She had a long day yesterday", Oli...

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Trump's security adviser reaffirms plan to deploy missile defense system: Seoul

A North Korean flag, center, is displayed during 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship Division II Group A game at Kwandong Hockey Center in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, April 5, 2017....

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Anti-Zuma protests across South Africa

Anti-Zuma protests across South Africa

In most cases, marchers assembled peacefully. "When I look at the beauty and the tapestry of our people, i am always reminded that it will always be the people for democracy and for the people and n...

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Ryan: Healthcare Deal Still at 'Conceptual Stage'

House GOP leaders, for their part, are tamping down expectations that there will soon be a breakthrough that would allow them to pass an ObamaCare repeal bill. Played some golf, and we talked and we...

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World response to US strike reflects divide over Syria

The official noted that up to 20 Syrian aircraft were destroyed in Thursday's airstrikes but added that the missiles did not no target every aircraft at the base and that the runway was untouched. The...

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'Wenger Out' banner photographed in South Africa's Jacob Zuma protest

Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters in one part of Johannesburg, local media are reporting. "We want a president who will put South Africa first and not his friends and family", h...

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Beef export deal struck with China

Beef export deal struck with China

He is also the most senior Chinese official to visit Australia since 2014 when President Xi Jinping finalized a bilateral free trade deal with Australia which started in 2015. The sea is a source of g...

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Trump's Dangerous Syria Missile Strike

Trump's demonstrated willingness to use force. " Iran continues to play a role in the bloodshed in Syria", Haley said . On Tuesday, following a new suspected chemical weapons attack that killed l...

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European Union chief: "attack in Sweden is an attack on us all'"

People have been warned to steer clear of the city centre. An articulated truck smashed into Åhlens Mall in Klarabergsgatan as hundreds of shoppers fled for their lives. TV footage showed smoke comi...

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Bomb defused in St. Petersburg, Russia, apartment raid

Petersburg subway bombing. Kyrgyzstan is a former Soviet republic which gained independence in 1991. The Kremlin said Mr Trump offered sympathy to the families of the victims of Monday's blast a...

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North and South Korea face off on Pyongyang football field

In a related development, the Japanese government chose to extend its own unilateral sanctions against North Korea by two years over the test launch. The missile strike on Syria demonstrates "Presid...

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France's Le Pen says people no longer want the EU

The analysts said: "In our view, if a Le Pen win scenario comes to pass, the playbook of 2011 should be used: Peripheral spreads would widen significantly, corporate and consumer confidence would ta...

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Donald Trump drops Steve Bannon from National Security Council

Donald Trump drops Steve Bannon from National Security Council

Critics said Bannon's presence in a national security policymaking structure risked politicizing foreign policy. Vice President Mike Pence said Bannon would continue to play an important role in poli...

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USA officials say military hotline with Russian Federation remains open

But on the other hand, the U.S. is hardly going to continue bombing Syria and force a regime change.so why target Assad at all? Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, traveling in Turkey, said Assad's fa...

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Escalating US role in Syria, Trump orders strikes on Assad airbase

Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Putin believes the USA launched the strikes under a "far-fetched pretext". Kaine called it " unconstitutional " for Trump to wage military action without a vote of Congres...

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Pentagon looking into whether Russian Federation had role in Syrian chemical attack

Last night, the Trump administration launched almost 60 missiles at the Syrian base responsible for the sarin attack. The Syrian government has categorically denied the accusation, saying it had str...

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Antonio Conte explains half-time change as Chelsea beat Manchester City

The Belgian diverted Hazard's shot past his goalkeeper to put Chelsea ahead and couldn't prevent his side from suffering a loss that leaves their hopes of qualifying for next season's Champions League...

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South Africans march against President Zuma

Mr Zuma has been described in local media as the Teflon Don because of his survival skills following the acceptance of his explanation for his controversial sacking of the finance minister. Other ANC ...

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Trump to Return China's Visit Later This Year: Chinese State Media

Asked if the strikes would impact planned discussions between Trump and Xi, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said , "I will not get ahead of their talks and predict how they are going to prior...

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Windstorm to hit South Coast Friday afternoon

Windstorm to hit South Coast Friday afternoon

Wind speeds could reach up to 80 km/hour, especially in Surrey, White Rock, Abbotsford and other areas of the Fraser Valley. Winds will remain quite strong through this evening as the low moves acro...

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Kim deal chance for North Korea to bury murder evidence

His body was flown out Thursday to Beijing on its way to Pyongyang. "And I believe that if North Korea wants a transparent investigation, they should cooperate with us and hand over to us the four",...

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Trump says 'something should happen' with Assad, US military studies options

That catapulted Washington into confrontation with Russian Federation, which has military advisers on the ground aiding its ally, President Assad. It followed days of outrage at images of dead chi...

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Vehicle Crashes Into A Crowd In Stockholm

Vehicle Crashes Into A Crowd In Stockholm

In Finland, police increased patrols in the capital Helsinki. "It is unthinkable that innocent people are walking in a city centre street, and then suddenly they are the victim of a brutal attack". ...

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Hijacked truck crashes into Stockholm store in terror attack

Hijacked truck crashes into Stockholm store in terror attack

A witness, Leif Arnmar who was at work in the department store told Swedish national broadcaster SVT: "There is total confusion". Last month, 52-year-old Khalid Masood, a native of England, rammed...

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Sweden Truck Attack: Several dead after vehicle plows into department store

Sweden Truck Attack: Several dead after vehicle plows into department store

A truck crashed into an upscale department store in central Stockholm on Friday, killing at least two people, according to Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven , who said all indications were that it...

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American missiles strike Syria, deepening USA role in long-running war

American missiles strike Syria, deepening USA role in long-running war

In an interview with Turkish broadcaster Fox TV, Kurtulmus said Assad's government must be punished in the global arena and the peace process in Syria needed to be accelerated.French Foreign Minister ...

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