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North Korean missile test fails, South Korean official says

Choe Ryong Hae, widely regarded as the secretive state's number two leading official, accused US President Donald Trump of "creating a war situation" on the Korean Peninsula by sending American forces...

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North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile - South Korea

Kim Jong-un oversaw the festivities on the "Day of the Sun" at Pyongyang's main Kim Il Sung Square. McMaster said what Kim Jong-un is doing is a threat to all people in the region and globally as ...

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Feds reportedly obtained FISA warrant to monitor Trump adviser during campaign

The agency got approval for a warrant to conduct an investigation of Carter Page, one of Trump's foreign policy advisors last summer. Page's role within the campaign and ties to Russian Federation hav...

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6 times Trump has flipped on his issues

Trump made castigating China a staple of his presidential campaign, saying the communist giant was guilty of "rape" against the U.S. economy and promising it would be branded a currency manipulator...

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Russia-US Relations Have 'Worsened' Under Donald Trump: Vladimir Putin

But the day before the United Nations vote, Russian President Vladimir Putin called for a United Nations investigation into the incident -- though he blamed the incident on rebels, not Assad. Tiller...

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How 'The Fate of the Furious' Pays Tribute to Paul Walker

The Fate of the Furious , also known as Fast and Furious 8 in some countries, is in cinemas now. Gray and his cast, which includes Dwayne Johnson, Ludacris, Kurt Russell, Scott Eastwood, Michelle Rodr...

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Pakistan to submit new dossier on Jadhav to UN

Muslims protest against Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif for the death sentence given to Kulbhushan Jadhav, in Allahabad, on Friday. The new dossier is based on the early video confessional statement and al...

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Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives

Later Friday, a judge put a temporary restraining order on one of the lethal injection drugs after a pharmaceutical company - McKesson Medical-Surgical - claimed Arkansas's Department of Corrections...

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Assad calls Syria chemical attack a 'fabrication,' dismisses evidence

Assad calls Syria chemical attack a 'fabrication,' dismisses evidence

Assad also said Syria's military had given up all chemical weapons, AFP said on its Twitter account, quoting remarks in an interview with the Syrian president. He added that "this outrage is abetted...

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Fact check: Steve who? Trump shortchanges a relationship

Bannon was largely responsible for reviving Trump's sinking campaign last fall, and his ethos has been evident in a number of Trump's governing decisions: the doom-and-gloom "American carnage"...

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What is the Trump administration's Syria policy?

The meeting comes as early expectations of an easy rapport between the Trump administration and Russian Federation are crashing into reality. "We insist on a most thorough, independent investigation i...

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Trump suggests Russian Federation may have had knowledge of Syria chemical attack

Trump suggests Russian Federation may have had knowledge of Syria chemical attack

Lavrov said both sides were set on leading an "uncompromising fight against global terrorism". Stopping just short of accusing Russian Federation of complicity with the sarin gas attack against ci...

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U.S. Launches Missile Strike on Syria in Response to Gas Attack

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meanwhile plans to meet with G7 foreign ministers in Europe next week before going on to Moscow . The comments from Tillerson and Haley suggested that the ai...

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Two eagles lift Dufner to Heritage lead

Two eagles lift Dufner to Heritage lead

As well as some excellent golf at the tournament in SC, which Jason Dufner lead heading into the final round, Ian Poulter was also involved in another noteworthy incident heading into round three. For...

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North Korea Launches Missile, Military Officials Believe It Has Failed

Earlier this month, North Korea test-fired a medium-range ballistic missile from Sinpo into the Sea of Japan. North Korea attempted a missile launch Sunday local time (5:21pm ET), but it failed "alm...

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Explosion hits convoy carrying Syrian evacuees

Explosion hits convoy carrying Syrian evacuees

A Syrian bus convoy transporting the residents of two villages being evacuated in a deal between warring parties has been hit by a blast on the outskirts of Aleppo, according to SANA news agency. Also...

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South Korea Tests Long-Range Ballistic Missile, Yonhap Reports

The North Korean ballistic missile was launched from near Sinpo, a port city on the country's east coast and flew about 40 miles before crashing into the sea. USA officials said the missile launched o...

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Pope Francis opens free laundromat for homeless

Pope Francis opens free laundromat for homeless

The last USA president not to meet with the sitting pope on his first visit to Italy was Franklin D Roosevelt who visited an Allied Military installation in 1943 in the country but did not travel to t...

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Evacuees killed in Syrian bus blast

Evacuees killed in Syrian bus blast

A handout photo made available by Thiqa News Agency showing damages to the buses convoy evacuating civilians from besieged towns that was targeted by a auto bomb attack, al-Rashideen area, west of Al...

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Virat Kohli puts Anushka Sharma's photograph as his display picture on Instagram

Chinnaswamy stadium here on Friday, as frenzied fans erupted in joy and danced to the beat of drums. The splitting sound of the ball hitting Virat Kohli's bat soothingly affected the RCB dedicate...

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North Korea parades missiles as U.S. carrier group approaches

This year's celebrations come at a tense time on the Korean Peninsula, days after a U.S. strike group was deployed to the region and amid expectations of another missile or nuclear test by Pyongyang. ...

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U.S. wants China, Germany to do more to cut trade surpluses

North Korea will not be hesitant to risk nuclear war, even going so far as to use nuclear weapons preemptively in response to the United States' "reckless" aggression, the Asian nation's vice foreig...

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Trump flips on many campaign promises

Trump flips on many campaign promises

The President also abandoned his earlier position that China was a currency manipulator whom he would punish. As a presidential candidate, Trump promised to officially call China a currency mani...

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'Mother of All Bombs', US' Most Powerful Non-Nuclear Bomb Drops in Afghanistan

The Afghan government said it had worked with the US military to coordinate the bomb strike, a sharp escalation of the USA fight against Islamic State in Afghanistan. The blast destroyed at least thre...

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ETA hands over lists of weapons caches in move towards disarmament

ETA hands over lists of weapons caches in move towards disarmament

ETA's first victim was a Civil Guard police officer killed in 1968. ETA killed 829 people over 43 years of armed struggle. The group provided France with a list of locations for its arms caches ...

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Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US over airstrikes

Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US over airstrikes

Lavrov met earlier this week with his USA counterpart, Rex Tillerson, in Moscow for talks that also focused on the Syrian conflict. Speaking of the missile strikes he authorized against the base t...

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At least 97 missing as boat sinks off Libya

Migrants on a rubber dinghy await rescue by the Malta-based NGO Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) in the central Mediterranean in global waters off the coast of Sabratha in Libya, April 15. Over 600...

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Thousands of Christians waiting for Holy Fire in Jerusalem

Thousands of Christians waiting for Holy Fire in Jerusalem

It's part of holy week for Christians . "It strengthens us to take up our cross and follow after Him". Now, for six years in a row, a member of First General Baptist Church has walked with a simi...

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Mass evacuation in Syria to proceed after deadly blast

Video footage broadcast on Syrian state-run television showed heavily damaged and burned buses parked on the side of a road. The auto bombing killed at least 112 people, a lot of them from regime-he...

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Donald Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

Donald Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

Putin's assessment comes a day after the Trump administration accused Russian Federation of orchestrating a "disinformation campaign" to cover up the chemical attack in Syria's Idlib province. Putin a...

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Russian Federation vetoes United Nations condemnation of Syria toxic gas attack

Russian Federation has been one of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's most important supporters, while the USA has supported the rebels battling the Syrian leader. The rift between Washington and Mos...

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Russia, Iran, Syria denounce United States 'act of aggression'

Russia, Iran, Syria denounce United States 'act of aggression'

After a day of discussions with U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson, Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said the former Cold War foes agreed a United Nations probe of events in northern Syria...

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Trump's strikes in Syria message to N Korea, other adversary nations: Tillerson

As with trade, it is likely that China will ably split the difference on the North Korean issue by constricting Pyongyang's financial lifeline, but fall short of completely suffocating the regime. It ...

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Egypt: Islamic State fans flame of sectarianism

Egypt: Islamic State fans flame of sectarianism

Copts, who make up about 10% of Egypt's 91 million residents, have been the target of increased persecution and discrimination since the toppling of Hosni Mubarak's regime in 2011. At the time, some...

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Boris Johnson calls Syrian Prez Assad an 'arch-terrorist'

Syria has denied it carried out a chemical-weapons attack, but USA and other Western leaders have said there was no doubt Assad's government was responsible for the attack that killed at least 70 peop...

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