Global News

House speaker Paul Ryan defends Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey firing

House speaker Paul Ryan defends Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey firing

The three congressional committees conducting Russian Federation inquiries have promised to avoid interfering in the FBI counterintelligence investigation, but in the short term they may pose a bigger...

by · Global News
Karabo Mokoena's dad thanks everyone for their support after daughter's gruesome murder

Karabo Mokoena's dad thanks everyone for their support after daughter's gruesome murder

The ANC Women's League (ANCWL) and the EFF has sent its heartfelt condolences to family, relatives and friends of Mokoena. After several minutes of negotiations, the group came to a settlement with ...

by · Global News

China hopes Pakistan, Afghanistan to defuse border tension

Both the countries deny the accusations. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO) supply line, Afghan transit trade and pedestrian locomotion between Pakistan and Afghanistan, all are suspend...

by · Global News
Released Chibok girls, a promise fulfilled by President Buhari: Niger CAN

Released Chibok girls, a promise fulfilled by President Buhari: Niger CAN

Alhassan said the students' parents will travel down to Abuja to meet their daughters. Presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu said in a statement Sunday that the girls were exchanged for some Boko...

by · Global News
US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal

US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal

However, a joint statement by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Coats said last month that U.S. President Donald Trump aims to use economic sanctions and dip...

by · Global News
Iran's Rouhani faces renewed charges as election looms

Iran's Rouhani faces renewed charges as election looms

Iran's leader Ayatollah Khamenei has warned that anyone interfering in the upcoming elections will be dealt with harshly, amid reports of sporadic vandalizing of the campaign offices of the coun...

by · Global News

North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a 'declaration of war'

Pyongyang demands handover of "terrorist" conspirators after saying CIA, South Korea planned to kill leader Kim Jong-un. North Korea demanded on Thursday the handover of "terror suspects" who plotte...

by · Global News
Mormon church to cut ties to Boy Scouts teen programs

Mormon church to cut ties to Boy Scouts teen programs

Church leaders say this change will allow them to implement a simplified program that meets local needs while providing activities to balance spiritual, social, physical and intellectual development g...

by · Global News
Analysts' Take on Ford and General Motors after April Sales

Analysts' Take on Ford and General Motors after April Sales

Finally, Tigress Financial restated a "buy" rating on shares of Ford Motor Company in a report on Thursday, March 30th. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)'s price sits -4.16% off from its 50-day moving avera...

by · Global News
Boris Johnson takes aim at Jeremy Corbyn's defence record

Boris Johnson takes aim at Jeremy Corbyn's defence record

In what look set to be the most bitterly personal exchanges of the General Election to date, the two leaders will trade blows in rival speeches as the campaign turns nasty. I respect that. We respect ...

by · Global News

President Trump Cites 'Made Up' Russia Story in Interview on Comey Firing

Under grilling last week, the director refused to say whether he had launched a probe into illegal leaks by the Obama team of highly classified intelligence intercepts of Lt. McCabe called the Rus...

by · Global News

Moon thanks Modi for congratulations in Korean language

The victor of Tuesday's election and South Korea's next president, Moon Jae-in, favours a much softer policy towards North Korea. It has also been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable o...

by · Global News
Acting FBI director says will carry on with Russian probe

Acting FBI director says will carry on with Russian probe

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump had pondered dumping Comey as soon as he took office on January 20, but chose to stick with him. Rosenstein, Sen. The chairman and top Democ...

by · Global News
Tornadoes kill 4 in Canton

Tornadoes kill 4 in Canton

In Mississippi, officials were surveying the affected areas for storm damage, and as of Monday, the National Weather Service in Jackson, Mississippi, had confirmed that four EF-1 tornadoes had been ...

by · Global News
Malaysia deports 3 Turks believed to be in militant group

Malaysia deports 3 Turks believed to be in militant group

Amnesty said the men could face "arbitrary detention, unfair trial and a real risk of torture" upon their return to Turkey. National police chief Khalid Abu Bakar tweeted that the men were "deported...

by · Global News

N. Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

Kim Hak Song, who worked for the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, was detained as he tried to leave the country, according to the North Korean news agency, KCNA. He is now the fourth Am...

by · Global News
Afghan soldiers killed in border firing: Pakistani official

Afghan soldiers killed in border firing: Pakistani official

Backed by artillery, Afghan security forces fired across the border on Pakistani census workers and troops escorting them on Friday, killing many people and drawing a response from the military, Pakis...

by · Global News

Acting FBI Director Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

If Trump was trying to put the Russian Federation questions behind him, firing Comey will certainly have the opposite effect, as the U.S. president now has the power to choose who will oversee the ong...

by · Global News

Chinese expert says North Korea could conduct nuclear test in May

The North Korean ambassador to the UK, Choe Il, said "supreme leader" Kim will decide on a time and place for the test. He has even promised to reopen industrial and tourist projects in the North th...

by · Global News
Russian Federation ready to work with Saudi Arabia, US on Syria

Russian Federation ready to work with Saudi Arabia, US on Syria

The plan is the latest global attempt to reduce violence in the war-ravaged country, and is the first to envisage armed foreign monitors on the ground in Syria . Russian Federation suspended the comm...

by · Global News
Syrian Kurds seek 'neighborly' Turkey relations

Syrian Kurds seek 'neighborly' Turkey relations

The Arab-Kurdish alliance accepted ISIL's surrender to protect civilians and the dam, it said, adding "the coalition tracked fleeing fighters and targeted those that could be safely hit". President Do...

by · Global News

Defense Secretary Mattis: The 'Devil's in the details' on Syria 'de-escalation zones'

It's also worth noting that neither the Syrian government nor rebel forces are signatories to the agreement. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will be meeting with his Russian counterpart, Foreign Mi...

by · Global News

President Moon conducts first phone-call with Chinese President Xi Jin Ping

The Trump administration is encouraging China to impose tougher sanctions on North Korea in a bid to stop its nuclear programme. Beijing opposes the system, arguing that its radar systems al...

by · Global News
Kim Jon-un claims he dodged a $100K USA death plot

Kim Jon-un claims he dodged a $100K USA death plot

The said they foiled the plot and will "ferret out" all United States "terrorists" inside North Korea. The ministry of state security statement , carried by state news agency KCNA, said the CIA and...

by · Global News
Violence as protesters storm Macedonian parliament

Violence as protesters storm Macedonian parliament

Some scores of protesters broke through a police cordon and entered the Macedonian parliament to protes. Despite coming second in December's general election, the Social Democrats (SDSM ) party h...

by · Global News

China's One Belt, One Road Financing Welcomes Local Currencies, Says PBOC Chief

The calls, among the first straightforward cries for financial help from top officials, highlighted China's dilemma in pursuing a bigger influence in the world amid a domestic economic slowdown, swell...

by · Global News

Macron presides over quickening collapse of French politics

This shift sparked criticisms from within the party, including her father and her niece, who are now suggesting that Marine Le Pen's relative failure last Sunday was partly to be blamed on this anti...

by · Global News
Patriots reach extension deal with center David Andrews

Patriots reach extension deal with center David Andrews

Following his first start against the Steelers in 2015, Brady praised Andrews after the Patriots won 28-21. Though he was later replaced by Stork later that year, Andrews clearly showed that he has wh...

by · Global News

Calls from Trump, Xi show Duterte's 'statesmanship' - Palace

Joe Crowley of NY questioned Trump's invitation of Duterte to Washington following what the White House described as a " very friendly " phone call between the leaders Saturday. As Asean chairman,...

by · Global News

Sajjan Jindal meeting back-channel diplomacy, Nawaz Sharif tells Pak Army

According to a Geo News report quoting the BBC Urdu report, Nawaz Sharif had recently met Pakistan army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa to take him into confidence over the meet. Journalist Barkha Dutt in her...

by · Global News

South Korea's new leader discusses North Korea, defence system with China's Xi

In his first speech after he was sworn in, Moon said he would immediately begin efforts to defuse security tensions on the Korean Peninsula and negotiate with Washington and Beijing to ease the TH...

by · Global News
Pentagon tries to ease Turkey's concerns with arming Kurds

Pentagon tries to ease Turkey's concerns with arming Kurds

Meanwhile, during an interview with NTV, Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik said that US decision to supply weapons to Syrian Kurdish militants will "neither benefit the USA nor the region". "We wi...

by · Global News
Hernandez's fiancee to speak on 'Dr. Phil' show

Hernandez's fiancee to speak on 'Dr. Phil' show

Hernandez was photographed blowing a kiss to Shayanna and their four-year-old daughter it what would be the last time he would ever see them in person again. Superior Court Judge Susan Garsh vacated H...

by · Global News
Students Charged With Manslaughter In Penn State Frat Death

Students Charged With Manslaughter In Penn State Frat Death

The early findings of that investigation indicated that the behavior of several undergraduate members was in direct contradiction of the International Fraternity's expectations and risk management pol...

by · Global News
Navy Seal killed in Somalia was based in Virginia Beach

Navy Seal killed in Somalia was based in Virginia Beach

In early October 1993, elite US special operations forces conducted a failed raid to capture Aidid, leading to the deaths of 18 American troops. WCSH-TV reported that Milliken grew up in Falmouth, i...

by · Global News