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North Korea detains third USA citizen: Yonhap

North Korea detains third USA citizen: Yonhap

North Korea said Australia was shielding a hostile United States policy of nuclear threats and blackmail against North Korea which was the root cause of the current crisis on the Korean Peninsula and ...

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Trump Administration Celebrates Release of American Imprisoned in Egypt

Trump Administration Celebrates Release of American Imprisoned in Egypt

Hijazi, an Egyptian-American charity worker was freed after almost three years of detention in Egypt returning to the U.S., Thursday, April 20, 2017. She spent her childhood in Falls Church, Virginia ...

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UK Could Rejoin The EU If Voters Overturn Brexit, Says Tajani

UK Could Rejoin The EU If Voters Overturn Brexit, Says Tajani

She said that waiting until 2020 would mean the "most sensitive" part of the two-year Brexit negotiations would come during the run-up to an election. However, he argued that the public could still us...

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Charles Krauthammer: With North Korea, we have cards to play

Charles Krauthammer: With North Korea, we have cards to play

North Korea has bluntly warned Australia of a possible nuclear strike if Canberra persists in "blindly and zealously toeing the USA line". US President Donald Trump has urged China to take stronger ...

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Pollsters project Macron vs. Le Pen in French runoff

Pollsters project Macron vs. Le Pen in French runoff

Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen are set to face each other in a May 7 runoff for the French presidency after coming first and second in Sunday's round of voting, early projections indicat...

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France's Le Pen hails 'historic' result after reaching runoff

France's Le Pen hails 'historic' result after reaching runoff

The vote took place under heavy security after the killing on Thursday of a policeman on Paris's Champs Elysees avenue claimed by the Islamic State group. She called her runoff opponent the "heir" t...

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French election: Emmanuel Macron beats Marine Le Pen

French election: Emmanuel Macron beats Marine Le Pen

Insisting that "abstention is not in my genes", Fillon argued that France would face economic disaster if it backed Le Pen , and warned the French to think about their children's future as an "extr...

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Drugmaker asked Arkansas not to use drug in executions

Drugmaker asked Arkansas not to use drug in executions

Before Lee's death, all executions were put on hold in the state after a judge issued a restraining order on a key lethal injection drug. The Arkansas Department of Correction released a few records...

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Charity worker freed from jail in Egypt credits Pres. Trump for release

Hijazi and her family reportedly returned to the US on Thursday night aboard a USA government plane. "We are very happy to have Aya back home", Trump told reporters Friday after refusing to answer q...

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Sweden truck attack suspect 'admits crime'

People observe a minute of silence in Stockholm, Sweden, Monday, April 10, 2017, to honor the four killed victims and 15 injured in a fatal truck attack. A huge crowd assembled outside Ahlens departme...

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Fired Bill O'Reilly's golden parachute reportedly worth $25 million

Fired Bill O'Reilly's golden parachute reportedly worth $25 million

For Colbert, O'Reilly-who was recently booted from Fox News following the revelation of multiple sexual-harassment allegations against him (O'Reilly has denied the allegations)-has been a unusual hybr...

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Afghanistan in Mourning after Deadly Taliban Assault on Afghan Army Base

Afghanistan in Mourning after Deadly Taliban Assault on Afghan Army Base

A U.S. military spokesman said earlier that "more than 50" Afghan soldiers were killed in the attack claimed by the Taliban, while Afghan officials had initially put the death toll at eight with 11 wo...

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Arrests, Cars Burned in French Election Protests

The two candidates will head to a runoff on May 7, according to nearly complete results. Second-round voting against her likely rival Emmanuel Macron puts Le Pen considerably behind on 40 points to ...

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Rescued teen back home in Tennessee

Jason Whatley. "We had a house fire and lost everything.' He said he used to be a raft outfitter, or something like that", Barry told CNN. Barry said he realized who Thomas and Cummins were when s...

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Russian Federation blocks Security Council response to North Korea's failed missile test

Russian Federation blocks Security Council response to North Korea's failed missile test

Ambassador Nikki Haley told reporters while leaving a meeting of the council Wednesday. In an editorial Tuesday, it pointed out that China and USA cooperation is increasing over the North Korean p...

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Sec. Kelly: Trump will 'be insistent' on funding border wall

Because many ISIS foreign fighters hail from countries that have a visa waiver agreement with the United States, "they can more easily travel to the United States, which makes us and continues to make...

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Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli prisons go on hunger strike

Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli prisons go on hunger strike

The Palestinian Prisoners' Club nongovernmental organization put the number at 1,500. Barghouti was "instigating mutiny and leading the hunger strike and that is a severe violation of the rules of t...

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Champs-Elysees gunman had note defending IS group

Champs-Elysees gunman had note defending IS group

That all changed Thursday when Cheurfi, a Frenchman born in the Paris suburbs, opened fire with a Kalashnikov assault rifle on the crowded boutique-lined boulevard synonymous with French glamour, stri...

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100 dead and wounded after attackers in uniform storm Afghan base

The attack, for which the Taliban claimed responsibility, was one of the worst against Afghan forces in years. Daulat Waziri, spokesman for the Afghanistan Ministry of Defence, said the attack happe...

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Pyongyang shows off submarine-launched missiles, using China-made trucks

Speaking to US and Japanese troops on board the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier Wednesday, he called North Korea the most urgent and unsafe threat to the peace and security of the Asia-Pacific regi...

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Marine Le Pen: 'Survival of France' At Stake in Second Round

Former Prime Minister Fillon is the most significant figure to back Macron as personalities from across the political spectrum quickly rallied to form a united front against the far-right National Fro...

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Venezuelans pay homage to people killed in protests

Venezuelans pay homage to people killed in protests

NY [U.S.A.], April 23 (ANI): In the wake of reports that as many 13 people were killed in one day in Venezuela's Caracas , people have planned to take to the streets dressed in white to pay tribute t...

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'Every country protects, for good reason'; Trudeau defends Canada's trade practices

'Every country protects, for good reason'; Trudeau defends Canada's trade practices

He slammed China as a currency manipulator, but he's also backtracked on those claims as he attempts to work with the Chinese on finding a solution to the nuclear North Korea problem. Pope Francis w...

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Israeli Official: Barghouti Should Have Been Served a Death Penalty

They also want even better medical treatment than they're getting, more TV channels, chronically sick terrorists be freed from jail and prisoner access to the cellphones in the security wings. Polls s...

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Amid North Korea crisis, Pence becomes Trump emissary abroad

Amid North Korea crisis, Pence becomes Trump emissary abroad

In Japan last week, Bishop said Australia supported the "United States' approach that all options be on the table with regard to curbing North Korea's illegal and belligerent behavior" and mooted th...

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Funeral for Robert Godwin, Sr. scheduled for Saturday

Funeral for Robert Godwin, Sr. scheduled for Saturday

Lane and two of the victim's daughters, Debbie Godwin and Tonya Godwin-Baines, met Tuesday, CNN affiliate WJW reported . "The hashtags Joy Lane, Joy Lane massacre, I don't know if I know how to b...

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Macron, Le Pen Expected To Advance To French Presidential Runoff

The victor is required to garner more than 50 per cent of the vote, which means citizens will head to the polls next month to choose between the top two contenders. "France's political map is tonight ...

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Angela Merkel Encouraged US Will Consider EU Free Trade Deal

President Trump did not understand that the U.S. can not negotiate a trade deal with Germany alone and must deal with the European Union as a bloc, a senior German official told The Times of London ....

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Charity worker returns to USA after being detained in Egypt

Along with her husband and six colleagues at the foundation, Hijazi was eventually accused of sexually assaulting children and convincing them to join protests in favor of the Muslim Brotherhood. The ...

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Erdogan-style mustaches trending in Turkish ruling party

Erdogan-style mustaches trending in Turkish ruling party

His supporters see the new system as a historic change that will create efficient government. The referendum campaign has damaged Turkey's ties with some European allies. It would enable the preside...

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Police stop 12-year-old boy from driving across Australia

Police stop 12-year-old boy from driving across Australia

Police have released no details on why the boy wanted to drive the Perth, whether he would be charged or whether he had refueled during his journey. He was en route to Perth, a police spokesman said...

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President Trump signs executive order targeting foreign work visas

President Trump signs executive order targeting foreign work visas

Instead, the "Buy American and Hire American" executive order he signed on Tuesday, directs the bureaucracy to reform the visa programme. The order is an attempt by Trump to carry out his "America...

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Religious Politics Blamed for Electoral Defeat of Jakarta's Christian Governor

Baswedan courted the support of conservative clerics who opposed electing a non-Muslim. "Anies was largely the anti-Ahok candidate", Marcus Mietzner, an Indonesian politics expert at the Australian ...

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Le Pen took French party from pariah to spotlight _ and now?

Le Pen hailed a "historic vote" in front of her supporters, adding: "The first stage has been passed". The two saw off a strong challenge from centre-right François Fillon the hard-left Jean-Luc Mél...

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Kenyans take the honours in Boston Marathon

Kenyans take the honours in Boston Marathon

It was wonderful, especially the little girls who were there with their moms. " If running can give them a sense of strength, where they are no longer victims and vulnerable, that's what I hope it can...

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