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North Korea warns of 'great war' as USA tensions escalate

North Korea warns of 'great war' as USA tensions escalate

Trump has reportedly settled on a strategy that emphasizes increasing pressure on North Korea with the help of China. "I said I had high regard for President Trump's ability to use actions and words...

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4-year-old girl falls out of moving bus onto busy highway

4-year-old girl falls out of moving bus onto busy highway

Ciampoli shared the story with CNN , "It was just unbelievable". A volunteer firefighter rescued a little girl from a busy highway in Arkansas after she fell out of the back of a moving bus. "Then ...

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How Trump's 'Buy American' order could play out

How Trump's 'Buy American' order could play out

The order directs United States agencies to propose rules to prevent immigration fraud and abuse in the programme. It's unclear how the program may change, but India says America still has a sho...

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'Russia tried to use Trump advisers to influence election'

The new information adds to the emerging picture of how the Russians tried to influence the 2016 election, not only through email hacks and propaganda but also by trying to infiltrate the Trump orbi...

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Malcolm Turnbull to abolish 457 immigration work visas

Trade spokeswoman Sarah Hanson-Young will move on Monday to secure crossbench and opposition support for an inquiry into the replacement of the 457 class with a pared down system with fewer eligible o...

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Chinese leader urges restraint over North Korea in phone call with Trump

Chinese leader urges restraint over North Korea in phone call with Trump

Adding to the heightened tensions, North Korea detained a USA citizen on Saturday as he attempted to leave the country. China's official broadcaster CCTV quoted Mr Xi as telling the U.S. It is Wash...

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Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote

French citizens lined up to vote at Montreal's only polling station at Stanislas College in Outremont. He called the measures a "guarantee to the French people this fundamental right of choosing the...

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North Korea detains third US citizen: Yonhap

North Korea detains third US citizen: Yonhap

According to New York Times , South Korea's Yonhap News Agency has come to information that a Korean-American man, who has not been identified other than his last name, Kim, was detained just last ...

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Calls for Trump's press secretary to resign after Hitler gaffe

Spicer later apologized for his "inappropriate and insensitive reference to the Holocaust". "H$3 e was incompetent in his delivery and I think he's obviously serving the president poorly and oughta go...

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PM would have resigned if he had any shame: Imran Khan

PM would have resigned if he had any shame: Imran Khan

The PML-N leaders warned that if the opposition party workers and leaders hold a sit-in in front of PM House, the supporters of PML-N will also hold a demonstration and sit-in outside the residences o...

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Weather forecast: Chance of rain continues Sunday

Weather forecast: Chance of rain continues Sunday

Highs will be in the mid to uppers 80's with a few locations reaching into the low 90's. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Wednesday Night . Occasional showers and th...

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Wanjiru holds of Bekele in London

Kenyan athlete Bedan Karoki took the third spot with his 2:07:41 marathon. Tirunesh Dibaba was 55 seconds behind Keitany while fellow Ethiopian , Aselefech Mergia, was third. Pavey, the 2014 10,0...

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US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visits Afghanistan

Officials say almost a dozen of the attackers wore army uniforms and rode in military vehicles, raising concerns of help from inside the compound. Many Internet commentators called for the resignati...

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Egypt president visits Saudi Arabia after 'muted' tension

Salman, surrounded by key Saudi officials, greeted Sissi as he stepped off the plane in the capital Riyadh and hosted him for lunch, the official Saudi Press Agency said. Ties between Cairo and Riyadh...

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US, Australia firm against NKorea threat

US, Australia firm against NKorea threat

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (left) shakes hands with Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull after a media conference at Admiralty House in Sydney , Australia, April 22, 2017. Given President ...

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European stocks soar on French election result

European stocks soar on French election result

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker congratulated Emmanuel Macron on Sunday and wished the centrist well for the 7 May French presidential runoff against anti-EU National Front leader Ma...

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Trump at 100 days: 'It's a different kind of presidency'

Trump promised a "BIG" rally next Saturday - which happens to be his 100th day in office. "Look forward to it!" The rally is scheduled to take place at 7:30 p.m.in the New Holland Arena at the Pen...

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N. Korea detains US citizen; 3rd American being held

The U.S. State Department says it's aware of reports that an American has been arrested, but declined to comment further due to privacy considerations. The university's chancellor, Park Chan-mo, said ...

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Why Germany's far-right AfD could get more radical

Outside the venue, at Cologne's central Maritim Hotel, an estimate 10,000 opponents of the AfD, drawn from some 70 civic groups, protested Saturday, with the city tightly guarded by 4,000 heavily eq...

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FRENCH ELECTION: Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron through to final vote

FRENCH ELECTION: Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron through to final vote

The race is seen as a litmus test for the spread of populism and could help determine Europe's future. The victor is required to garner more than 50 per cent of the vote, which means citizens will hea...

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'Aussie values': 457 visa will go

The so-called 457 visa will be replaced by two new temporary skills visas that require more work experience and greater English skills. Turnbull, struggling with poor voter approval ratings, rejecte...

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Why the USA May Not Have to Bid

Why the USA May Not Have to Bid

Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo, reporting from NY, said: "While the decision isn't expected for another three years, this joint bid is a clear front runner also because there appears to be no challen...

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Carrier group heads for Korean waters, China calls for restraint

However, US officials have told the Associated Press that a military response is unlikely. "Our revolutionary forces are combat-ready to sink a U.S. nuclear-powered aircraft carrier with a single stri...

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North Korea detains United States lecturer as he tries leaving Pyongyang

North Korea detains United States lecturer as he tries leaving Pyongyang

North Korea has detained another USA citizen, a university accounting professor in his 50s in the country to teach and discuss relief activities. The United States has in the past accused North Kore...

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Over 100 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack

The government of Chancellor Angela Merkel, under fire for allowing in so many migrants, especially after several militant attacks linked to migrants previous year, has been actively deporting groups ...

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NKorea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there

The reason for his arrest is still not clear. CBS News correspondent Seth Doane reported previous year that Warmbier was in North Korea for a five-day visit and was detained at Pyongyang's airpor...

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North Korea 'ready to sink' USA aircraft carrier Carl Vinson

North Korea 'ready to sink' USA aircraft carrier Carl Vinson

Meanwhile, a Korean-American professor - believed to be the third US citizen to be detained by North Korea - was arrested Friday at Pyongyang International Airport as he tried to leave the country, So...

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French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics

French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics

Far-right leader and candidate for the 2017 French presidential. "Their desire for change too", 39-year-old Macron told thousands of cheering supporters in Paris. Opinion polls put Macron ahead by ove...

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Xi urges restraint on North Korea in phone call with Trump

Xi urges restraint on North Korea in phone call with Trump

China's official broadcaster CCTV quoted Mr Xi as telling the U.S. president that his government strongly opposes North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, which is in violation of United Nations Secur...

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Tigers OF Jones says he's feeling OK after being hit in face

The first baseman was spotted by MLB.com's Jason Beck at the tunnel entrance that separates both dugouts during the Friday game against the Minnesota Twins, after the seventh inning, as he was being a...

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UKIP to pledge to ban the burka in official manifesto

UKIP to pledge to ban the burka in official manifesto

The sweeping measures have been drawn up by the party s deputy leader and culture spokesperson Peter Whittle. Many found the face covering debate riveting, and offered their own suggestions, asking ...

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North Korea marks founder's 105th birth anniversary

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

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North Korea warns Australia of nuclear strike

North Korea warns Australia of nuclear strike

North Korea's state-run KCNA news agency had quoted a Foreign Ministry spokesman accusing Bishop of "spouting a string of rubbish against the DPRK over its entirely just steps for self-defence" and ...

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Chinese president urges restraint in call to Trump amid North Korea tensions

The conversation came amid growing concerns that Pyongyang will conduct another nuclear or missile test to mark the 85th anniversary on Tuesday of the founding of its Korean People's Army. Adding to t...

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Trump administration denies ExxonMobile permission to drill in Russia

Mnuchin said Friday in a brief statement that the administration "will not be issuing waivers to US companies, including Exxon, authorizing drilling prohibited by current Russian sanctions". "Our 20...

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