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Israeli Patriot missiles down target over Golan Heights: army

Israeli Patriot missiles down target over Golan Heights: army

In line with its usual practice, Israel's military has declined to comment on the incident. The Syrian army confirmed that Israel missile fire targeted a Syrian military position near the worldwide ...

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100 days of Trump, according to the Simpsons

In the next episode of " The Simpsons ", an ominous thunderstorm is brewing at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. The clip shows an animated Trump in bed at the White House counting up accomplishments as pres...

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USA pledges to force North Korea to resume talks on nuclear arms

As a standoff escalated over North Korea's nuclear weapons and long-range ballistic missiles, South Korea said the deployment of a U.S. anti-missile defense system was moving ahead effectively a day a...

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MCD election results: Arvind Kejriwal warns AAP councillors BJP may offer bribe

MCD election results: Arvind Kejriwal warns AAP councillors BJP may offer bribe

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday launched a scathing attack on the opposition parties over their allegation that the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) used during the Municipal Corporation...

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Israel's Patriot missile defence system downs 'drone' from Syria

Israel's Patriot missile defence system downs 'drone' from Syria

Israel shot down "a target" over the Golan Heights, hours after it was accused of a missile strike at a military site near Damascus global airport. Syrian state news agency Sana said several missi...

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Dolphins draft Missouri DE Charles Harris in 1st round

Dolphins draft Missouri DE Charles Harris in 1st round

General Manager Chris Grier said the Dolphins were so enamored with Harris that they purposely stayed away from him as the pre-draft process wound down, with no visit or private workout. "To be drafte...

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Ryan: New revisions are winning support for GOP health bill

Ryan: New revisions are winning support for GOP health bill

Meadows did not immediately reply to request for comment. When asked about Saturday, he said , "No". "We're going to go when we have the votes", Ryan said. "He obviously negotiated for himself, b...

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Physician dragged off flight settles with United

Physician dragged off flight settles with United

United has since issued a statement saying that what happened to Dao won't happen to other passengers ever again. Earlier on Thursday, the airline announced several steps to prevent such episodes fr...

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USA admiral wants more defense against North Korea threat

USA admiral wants more defense against North Korea threat

The destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyers is conducting bilateral maritime exercises with a South Korean destroyer in waters west of the Korean Peninsula Tuesday and Wednesday, while the destroyer USS Fitzge...

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Boris Johnson's sister joins rival party for UK vote

Britain could bomb the forces of Syrian President Bashar Assad without first gaining the approval of MPs, says Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, adding it would be very hard to resist United States pre...

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Pence to Focus on Trade With Japan

Pence to Focus on Trade With Japan

Analysts think there's a high likelihood of a provocation on the 85th anniversary of the founding of the North Korean People's Army next Tuesday and the days leading up to the South Korean presidentia...

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As tensions mount, North Korea celebrates founder Kim Il Sung's birthday

Han warned that North Korea has a "powerful nuclear deterrent" in hand and "will not keep our arms crossed in the face of a USA pre-emptive strike". "We stand alongside our global partners in making...

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US vows to use diplomacy to resolve 'threat' from North Korea

US vows to use diplomacy to resolve 'threat' from North Korea

The South also announced that key parts of a USA missile defense system have now been installed, the newspaper said. This stokes fears that North Korea might be preparing for another nuclear test ,...

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North Korea army vows 'merciless' response to US provocation

Vice Minister Han Song Ryol said Pyongyang has determined the Trump administration is "more vicious and more aggressive" than that of Barack Obama. "However, North Korea has a habit of showing off n...

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Turkey issues detention orders for 3224 people

It said the action had been taken on the grounds of national security. Turkish police launched simultaneous operations across the country, detaining people with suspected links to USA -based cleric ...

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Seth Meyers & Stephen Colbert Take On Donald Trump's First 100 Days

Seth Meyers & Stephen Colbert Take On Donald Trump's First 100 Days

But he did point out that at least one person has benefited from Trump's presidency: Colbert himself. To the surprise of absolutely nobody whatsoever, Donald Trump's first 100 days haven't gone wel...

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Le Pen Quits Party To Distance Herself From Its Extremist Fringe

Le Pen Quits Party To Distance Herself From Its Extremist Fringe

Le Pen and Macron bested nine other candidates to advance past the first round of voting on Sunday. An insider in Le Pen's camp said she may be standing down to run on her own ticket, so she can n...

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Why hasn't North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test?

Navy ships conducted exercises with South Korea and Japan. WASHINGTON-The Trump administration said on Wednesday it aimed to push North Korea into dismantling its nuclear and missile programs ...

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Trump repeats criticism of court that halted 1st travel ban

Aside from the fact that the sanctuary city ruling was not a Ninth Circuit decision, his comment indicates a growing frustration with the court that has a reputation among its critics for being suppo...

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10 things to know about legal pot

10 things to know about legal pot

When the poll was first conducted in 1979, only 27 percent of people supported legalization. Almost 55 million people in this country currently use marijuana: 35 million consume monthly, 20 million co...

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Venezuela opposition leader denounces 'savage repression'

Her comments came hours before Wednesday's meeting by envoys to the OAS to debate a proposal by Mexico, Brazil, the USA and 13 other nations to convene a special conference of foreign ministers to dis...

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Patriot missile downs aircraft over Golan Heights

The increasing tempo of attacks risks inflaming a highly combustible situation drawing in Israel, Syria and the Iranian-backed Hezbollah, a staunch ally of President Bashar Assad's government with tho...

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Boris Johnson says United Kingdom likely to strike Syria if asked by US

Johnson said Thursday it would be "very hard to say no" if Washington sought London's help for a military mission against the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad over chemical weapons use. Mr J...

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B.C. party leaders set for televised debate tonight

The NDP issued a statement on the scuttled offer, asking whether Clark took a gamble by placing her faith in Trump. She said the measures taken would make housing affordable for younger British Colu...

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French Intelligence Blames Assad For Chemical Deaths In Khan Sheikhun

Earlier Wednesday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said the USA airstrike at the Syrian military base damages the prospects of a political settlement for the war-torn country. Today the New Y...

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U.S. 'prepared to defend ourselves' against N Korea nuclear threat

U.S. 'prepared to defend ourselves' against N Korea nuclear threat

North Korea's nuclear and missile threat is perhaps the most serious security challenge confronting U.S. President Donald Trump. Along with sending USA military assets to the region in a show of fo...

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USA commander suggests missile defense in Hawaii amid N. Korea threat

USA commander suggests missile defense in Hawaii amid N. Korea threat

A US advanced missile defense system that is being installed in South Korea will be operational in a few days, Harris said on Wednesday. Earlier, Admiral Harry Harris, who heads the Pacific Comman...

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Israel intercepts incoming 'target' from Syria

Israel intercepts incoming 'target' from Syria

Also, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 19 civilians, including nine children, were killed around the northern province. It was the third time in less than a week that med...

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Arkansas carries out first double execution in 17 years

Because the 30-day period will expire after his execution date, the governor will have to sign a new death warrant setting a new date. The executions of Jack Jones Jr., who died at 7:20 p.m., and Ma...

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Trump says Iran not living up to nuclear deal

Trump says Iran not living up to nuclear deal

Gentiloni insisted he wasn't singling out the USA president - even though he appeared to drop hints in that direction from the moment of his first public handshake with Trudeau. Trump noted Italy's mi...

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Kodak Black Found Guilty of Violating House Arrest

Kodak Black Found Guilty of Violating House Arrest

Dieuson Octave, otherwise known as Kodak Black , was found not guilty Wednesday on battery against a bartender and guilty on five house arrest violations. The former comes after his run-in with the l...

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Tillerson says China asked NK to stop nuke tests

Tillerson says China asked NK to stop nuke tests

The unprecedented meeting in a building adjacent to the White House reflected the increased American alarm over North Korea's progress in developing a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the USA ...

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National Football League draft day looms with lots of question marks

National Football League draft day looms with lots of question marks

The Birds own the 14th overall selection, which will be made Thursday. The NFL Trade Value Chart says certain picks have certain values, but there is also a more vague notion of how much a team ne...

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Palestinian Authority halts its payments for Israeli electricity for Gaza

Soldiers responded with non-lethal riot dispersal equipment, including tear gas. Medical institutions and high schools did not participate in the general strike. The prisoners have issued demands ra...

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Pentagon Investigating Michael Flynn for Foreign Payments

Army (Retired) failed to obtain required approval prior to receiving any emolument from a foreign government". But the Pentagon investigation, launched in early April, appears focused on the more th...

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