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Trump and Pope Francis in "very special" meeting

The visit to the Vatican marks the third stop of Trump's tour visiting sites representing three major world religions. In Saudi Arabia on Sunday, Trump implored Middle Eastern leaders to extingu...

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Trump's budget director Mick Mulvaney holds briefing

Fortunately, presidential budgets are notoriously ephemeral, as illustrated by the fate of the " skinny budget ", which was quickly dismissed on Capitol Hill . Ken Kimmell, president of the Union...

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Meeting with Abbas, Trump calls Manchester attackers 'evil losers'

US President Donald Trump today said that he is committed "to do everything" to achieve Israel-Palestinian peace deal but made it clear that "peace can not take root in an environment where violence...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Sens. Richard Burr of North Carolina and Mark Warner of Virginia say they are disappointed that Flynn has made a decision to ignore the committee's subpoena. The Senate intelligence committee is a...

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South Korea fires warning shots at North after 'drone' crosses border

South Korea fires warning shots at North after 'drone' crosses border

Following a successful test at the weekend, North Korea says it will mass produce its latest missile. It has carried out two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the beginning of past...

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APN to Trump: Brokering Peace Calls for Vision, Strategy, Determination and Action

APN to Trump: Brokering Peace Calls for Vision, Strategy, Determination and Action

Here's a list of the most tweetable faux pas from Trump's Israel visit. Trump has criticized the Palestinian Authority for paying salaries to people sentenced for terrorism by Israel. In his comment...

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Theresa May upgrades United Kingdom terror threat to highest possible level

Theresa May upgrades United Kingdom terror threat to highest possible level

Greater Manchester Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said: "I can confirm that the man suspected of carrying out last night's atrocity has been named as 22-year-old Salman Abedi". "We operate by checking ...

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Britain raises terror threat level, deploys army

The Prime Minister said the possibility "that there is a wider group of individuals linked to this attack" could not be ignored . May said the public "might also see military personnel deployed...

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United Kingdom terror threat level raised to 'critical' following Manchester Arena atrocity

United Kingdom terror threat level raised to 'critical' following Manchester Arena atrocity

Police have detained a man who was carrying a knife and a baseball bat during a candlelight vigil in the United Kingdom city of Birmingham, which was being held to commemorate the victims of the Manch...

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Trump meets Pope in Vatican, vows not to forget his message

Trumps visit to the Vatican is the third leg of his tour of the worlds three main monotheistic religions, coming after he visited the cradles of Islam and Judaism. Public opinion research firm PRRI ...

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James Corden Chokes Up During Emotional Message About Manchester Attack

James Corden Chokes Up During Emotional Message About Manchester Attack

The Islamic State group says one of its members planted bombs in the middle of crowds in Manchester , England, where 22 people died in an explosion . Grande later said on Twitter: "broken. fro...

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What is known about suspected Manchester attacker Abedi

As investigators hunted for possible accomplices of a suicide bomber, thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a vigil Tuesday for victims of a blast that bathed a pop concert ...

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Palestinian envoy says Trump's W.Bank visit shows serious about peace

He focused firmly on Iran in talks with Israeli leaders in Jerusalem on the first day of his two-day trip, pledging he would never let Tehran acquire nuclear arms and saying the deal struck with Teh...

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Manchester Arena attack: United Kingdom raises terror threat level from severe to 'critical'

Manchester Arena attack: United Kingdom raises terror threat level from severe to 'critical'

Fifty-nine people were injured in what British Prime Minister Theresa May called "a callous terrorist attack". Security woes resurfaced again in France in the wake of Manchester attack which f...

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Trump arrives at Vatican to meet with Pope

It ended a half hour later when Francis rang the bell in his private study. He was accompanied by Rex Tillerson, U.S. secretary of state, and H.R. McMaster, his national security adviser. He added: "I...

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North Korea border object was balloon, says South

North Korea border object was balloon, says South

Chinese Ambassador to the United Nations Liu Jieyi enters a Security Council meeting about North Korea at U.N. headquarters, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. bases in the area Monday. North Korea is t...

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Philippine troops battle IS-linked gunmen in southern city

The Philippine constitution says a president can only declare martial law for 60 days to stop an invasion or a rebellion. Three members of the security forces were killed and 12 wounded, Defence Sec...

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In Israel, flags Iranian threat, remains mum on Mideast peace plan

As for follow-up, "The one thing that it probably will be is quiet and discreet", the official said. In his White House meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in early May,...

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Trump vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace

Trump vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace

He has made it clear he is hopeful for a "lasting peace" given what he says is commitment by both Abbas and Israeli leader Netanyahu. That's despite Trump's campaign rhetoric, which signaled he would ...

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Trump and Israeli Pres

Speaking after meeting Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, Mr Trump said the U.S. and Israel faced "common threats - from [IS] and other terrorist groups, to countries like Iran that sponsor terror...

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Oil firm on expected cut extension, but economic slowdown weighs

Russia's oil-dependent economy is expected to grow from 2017 onwards, supported by higher global crude prices and oil production rising to new post-Soviet highs, the World Bank said on Tuesday. "We...

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European Investment Bank supports China's Belt and Road strategy

European Investment Bank supports China's Belt and Road strategy

Notably, however, India boycotted the summit to demonstrate its opposition to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which is a flagship OBOR project connecting China and Pakistan with road, r...

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Theresa May makes tax U-turn amid falling poll ratings

Theresa May makes tax U-turn amid falling poll ratings

The Prime Minister , who suffered a bruising day after accepting that there would be a cap on care costs just days after the Tory manifesto rejected an overall limit, tried to shift attention back on ...

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Trump denounces Manchester attack by

Trump denounces Manchester attack by "evil losers"

The call came shortly after Mr Trump denounced those responsible for the atrocity as " evil losers " and called for the ideology behind the outrage to be "completely obliterated". Standing next to Tru...

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Melania slaps away Donald Trump's hand. What experts of body language say

The first lady appears to swat her husband's hand away with a visible flick of her wrist. A video of Mr Trump's wife of 12 years swatting him away has gone viral on Facebook and Twitter. Last month ...

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Trump said to tell Herzog: 'I'm serious about a deal'

This is the last day of the USA president's visit to the Middle East. "Making peace, however, will not be easy", Trump said . Trump was set to leave later Tuesday afternoon on his way to the Vati...

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Donald Trump calls naming of special counsel a 'witch hunt'

Robert Mueller III, a former prosecutor who served as the FBI director from 2001 to 2013, has agreed to take over the investigation as a special counsel, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announ...

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Trump Asks Muslim Nations To Help Wipe Out Extremism

For the first time in 70 years, Saudi Arabia shares common cause with the Jewish State on issues affecting peace and security in the region and it's largely due to the failed policies of former presid...

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Trump, Abbas say peace deal with Israel is possible

Thank you for such a wonderful and unforgettable visit, Prime Minister @Netanyahu and @PresidentRuvi . "But with determination, compromise and the belief that peace is possible, Israelis and Palest...

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Trump arms the Kurds against Islamic State: Next, mollify the angry Turks

Turkey believes the Kurds in Syria are linked to the PKK . Moreover, the Western coalition has limited its fight with terrorism in the region to the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and ...

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Chibok Community Tells FG - Force Our Unwilling Girls Home, Stop Giving Excuses

Chibok Community Tells FG - Force Our Unwilling Girls Home, Stop Giving Excuses

The wife of the president also thanked relevant agencies involved in the release of the girls. Alhassan said the government will continue to seek expert advice on the girls' psychological state. "We...

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Comey's approval rating lower than Trump's in new poll

Comey's approval rating lower than Trump's in new poll

However the White House said at midday that there would be no announcement Friday.When asked about whether he pushed Comey , the man he fired earlier in the month, to end the Russian Federation i...

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Optics Matter During Trump Visit to Israel

Optics Matter During Trump Visit to Israel

Trump's comments came before meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem as part of a two-day visit to Israel meant to jump-start the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and unite the ...

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FBI's Russian Federation probe implicates top White House official

FBI's Russian Federation probe implicates top White House official

A Washington Post report , citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said a senior Trump adviser is now considered a "person of interest" in the law enforcement investigation into whethe...

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Dead, 1 Missing After Climbing Mount Everest

The following day, Roland Yearwood , a doctor from Alabama who returned to Everest after surviving an earthquake-triggered avalanche in 2015, died not far from the summit on the Nepali side, accord...

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