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Pence says USA will review South Korea FTA

Pence says USA will review South Korea FTA

Pence was having lunch with Abe at the prime minister's official residence after arriving in Japan earlier in the day for the second stop of a 10-day Asia tour. Mattis denounced North Korea's attempte...

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Out at Fox, Bill O'Reilly denies harassment claims

The New York Times reported earlier this month that O'Reilly had a history of sexual harassment cases that had been covered up by Fox. LOS ANGELES (AP) - Despite the inglorious end to Bill O'Reilly...

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China launches first unmanned cargo carrier on mission to space station

China launches first unmanned cargo carrier on mission to space station

The Tianzhou 1 was due to blast off at 7:41 p.m. (1141 GMT) Thursday atop a latest-generation Long March 7 rocket from Chinas newest spacecraft launch site. That's one of the key technologies decidi...

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MOAB death total rises to 94

MOAB death total rises to 94

The U.S. assessment is still in progress, a Pentagon official told NPR's Tom Bowman, adding that there's a chance the death toll might include results from two other smaller operations against ISIS-...

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Trump addresses Paris incident: Looks like a terrorist attack

Trump addresses Paris incident: Looks like a terrorist attack

Trump will travel to Europe next month for the first time since taking office for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels, followed by the G-7 meeting in Italy. Trump also said the h...

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Brisbane Roar advance past Western Sydney Wanderers on penalties

Brisbane Roar advance past Western Sydney Wanderers on penalties

Despite winning the coin toss before the shootout, the Wanderers opted to go second. To come out before the finals game is a little bit disappointing. The Roar now has even more incentive to win throu...

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Ex-President Ahmadinejad stuns Iran with election bid

Ex-President Ahmadinejad stuns Iran with election bid

Ahmadinejad's candidacy and continued support within Iran signals that the country may not be taking the moderate turn former President Barack Obama had hoped for after the passage of the Iranian ...

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Moallem: US Aggression on Syria Breach of International Law

The attack was launched just a day after he accused, without a shred of evidence, President Bashar al-Assad of being behind last week's suspected chemical weapons attack, which killed over 80 people i...

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Buoyant French economy ahead of election a boon to eurozone

Buoyant French economy ahead of election a boon to eurozone

The manufacturing and services index for the region as a whole also increased, exceeding economists' forecasts and indicating job creation is rising to the highest level in nearly a decade. That was...

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Washington May Be Lying About Keeping US Safe From North Korean Nukes

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visits the main shrine of Sensoji Buddhist temple in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Russian Federation has derailed a proposed UN Security Council statement that woul...

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Deja Vu? UK May Repeat US Election Turmoil in June

The Prime Minister easily secured the two thirds of MPs needed to approve the early election with 522 voting in favour and just 13 against. "What she doesn't have is a Parliament that would vote for B...

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IS group claims Paris attack

IS group claims Paris attack

The terrorist network's news agency identified the attacker as Belgian man Abu Yusuf al-Baljiki in a tweet taking credit for the Thursday night attack, the New York Post reported. The gunman, who was...

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Labour Party Vows to Fight Anti-Establishment Election Campaign

In an echo of the Leave campaign's "take back control" slogan, he added: "We will focus on giving people real control over their own lives and make sure that everybody reaps a just reward for the wor...

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Man charged with making threatening calls to Jewish centers

A n 18-year-old man who holds dual U.S. He was arrested in Israel in March after a joint investigation by the FBI and Israeli police. Michael Ron David Kadar allegedly made mulitple threatening ca...

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Jobs, education are feature issues on British Columbia campaign trail

Jobs, education are feature issues on British Columbia campaign trail

Also on Thursday, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne announced an expansion of private rental controls in her province and a 15-per-cent foreign buyers tax, similar to the one introduced by the BC Libera...

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Palestinians in Israeli jails launch mass hunger strike

Hunger-striking Palestinians being held under administrative detention and Israeli authorities have negotiated deals in the past. The protests also marked the annual "Palestinian Prisoners" Day' i...

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Paris Terror Attack Comes Days Before French Elections

Paris Terror Attack Comes Days Before French Elections

Two French officials said the gunman had been detained towards the end of February after speaking threateningly about the police, but he was then released due to a lack of evidence. The Islamic State...

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11 killed in overnight violence in Venezuela capital

11 killed in overnight violence in Venezuela capital

A statement issued Thursday by spokesman Stephane Dujarric calls on the Venezuelan government and opposition to "engage sincerely to reactivate dialogue efforts, " especially on issues such as the bal...

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Zarif: US not living up to both letter, spirit of nuclear deal

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has advised US counterpart Rex Tillerson to take lessons from the failure of former USA officials' hostile policies against Iran. Secretary of State Tille...

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Prime Minister Sharif Says Pakistan Can Respond to Any Threat

Prime Minister Sharif Says Pakistan Can Respond to Any Threat

Jadhav's execution will be taken by India as a "pre-meditated murder" and Pakistan should "consider its consequences" on bilateral relations, if it proceeds on this matter, Swaraj warned. "There is no...

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Nashua gets head start on Arbor Day festivities

Nashua gets head start on Arbor Day festivities

Giving out saplings is one of the ways that ISU promotes healthy trees and getting students involved with trees on campus. The Arbor Day Foundation commends campuses committed to engaging staff an...

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Legal rulings could force Texas back into federal oversight

Legal rulings could force Texas back into federal oversight

Saenz, the president and general council of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, which represented a group suing the state, said in a statement Thursday. All three of the laws were...

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Labour leader says United Kingdom election 'establishment vs people'

Sterling's rally since May's has been partially driven by a belief in the markets that May increasing her majority will allow her to take a more conciliatory stance on Brexit, and move away from the s...

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Arkansas Supreme Court Approves Execution Of 1 Death Row Inmate

On Thursday afternoon, two other pharmaceutical companies that supplied execution drugs to the state asked to be added to the case. Lee was sentenced to death in 1995 for the murder of Debra Reese, ...

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Webinar: Snap! Crackle… Pop? - The UK election's meaning for Sterling

Japan's Nikkei.N225 eased 0.2 percent, in line with losses across the region. The 1.8 percent monthly fall in sales in March below economists' expectations of a 0.2 percent dip saw sterling turn dec...

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Missing Tennessee teen found safe in California; teacher arrested

Last month, the two gained national attention after an AMBER alert was issued for the 15-year-old Tennessee girl and her 50-year-old Maury County Schools health teacher. Court papers filed recently in...

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Kim Jong-un warns of 'super-mighty preemptive strike' against U.S.

Kim Jong-un warns of 'super-mighty preemptive strike' against U.S.

State controlled media claimed North Korea could "immediately wipe out the U.S. mainland" and reduce its enemies "to ashes", warning Donald Trump: "Don't mess with us". China has put bombers on "h...

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Trump signs order for firms to 'Buy American, Hire American'

Trump went to Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Tuesday where he signed an order dubbed "Buy American, Hire American", ordering the Labour, Justice and Homeland Security Departments to propose reforms to the v...

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Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails launch mass hunger strike

The Prisoners' Club said a main demand was for Israel to halt detention without trial for some 500 Palestinians now being held and for an end to solitary confinement. Barghouti was "instigating muti...

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Pence says South Korea-US free trade agreement to be reviewed, reformed

Pence says South Korea-US free trade agreement to be reviewed, reformed

Vice President Mike Pence waves before leaving for Japan, at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Last week, President Trump said he was sending an "armada" to the Kore...

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Prince's 1980s band hits the road for memorial tour

Prince's 1980s band hits the road for memorial tour

Highlights today included a panel discussion with New Power Generation (NPG) focusing on their years with Prince 1989-2000 and a surprise performance by George Clinton Parliament Funkadelic, who rev...

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Nitish, Sonia Meeting Gives Rise to Speculation about Possible Tie-up

Nitish, Sonia Meeting Gives Rise to Speculation about Possible Tie-up

Nitish on Thursday had met Sonia at her New Delhi residence before leaving for Kerala. In the electoral college that votes for the President the BJP's alliance has almost 48 per cent votes and it ...

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Jeremy Corbyn's first general election speech will attack 'cosy cartel'

Jeremy Corbyn's first general election speech will attack 'cosy cartel'

Mr Blair's appeal came after the European Parliament's president claimed the United Kingdom would be welcomed back by the EU if it abandoned Brexit after the general election. "There can be no turning...

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Easter: Nigerians should imbibe Christ's sacrificial spirit - Jonathan

Easter: Nigerians should imbibe Christ's sacrificial spirit - Jonathan

But Good Friday is not the end of the story. In his message the chief minister said, "This is an auspicious occasion when we celebrate the crucifixion of Jesus and resurrection on Easter Sunday whic...

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France says pressure needed to stop North Korea crossing next nuclear hurdle

The North conducted two nuclear bomb tests and 24 ballistic missile tests last year, defying Security Council sanctions resolutions banning any testing, and it has conducted additional missile tests t...

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