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May 31 2017

Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke Set to Leave White House

Dubke had originally replaced Jason Miller, who declined to accept the the White House job shortly after he was tapped to lead the communications office in December. T...

May 31 2017

UK police: Tiger that killed zookeeper has not been killed

Officers attended a serious incident at Hamerton Zoo Park, Steeple Girding, at around 11.15am today. "At no point during the incident did any animals escape their enclo...

May 30 2017

Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger USA ties

Trump could announce he is pulling the USA from the deal, which would trigger a withdrawal process that wouldn't conclude until November 2020 at the earliest. This would...

May 29 2017

Philippines president jokes about rape in speech to soldiers

Fighting erupted on Tuesday after a bungled raid by security forces on a Maute hideout, which spiralled into chaos, with gunmen seizing bridges, roads and buildings and t...

May 29 2017

LeBron James defers on Warriors thoughts: 'It's too stressful'

The 2016 champions versus the 2015 champions . The streak is a first in National Basketball Association history, and a rarity in general in American sports. "We have t...

May 29 2017

Macron Urges Trump to Avoid Hasty Climate Change Decision

A White House summary of the meeting did not mention climate change but said President Trump had urged France to meet the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation target of spe...

May 29 2017

Trump tweets typos, media bashing as soon as he's back from trip

And the fact that he is family - the one (only?) thing Trump is ultimately loyal to - makes it less likely that Jared will go anywhere. "The authority now for the two l...

May 28 2017

More than 100 dead and dozens missing after floods

As the catastrophic landslides and floods that have plagued Sri Lanka in the last three days, the Indian Government has provided relief material to the island nation. I...

May 28 2017

United Kingdom politician urges understanding of causes of terrorism; dismissed by officials

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn held back from declaring support for Britain's nuclear weapons program and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as his security crede...

May 28 2017

Trump aides keep mum on Kushner-Russia reports

Setting up such a private channel between a foreign leader and a transition team would be unusual, according to the Post , though the State Department, the White House ...

May 28 2017

Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

At the Tehran press conference, Rouhani also defended Iran's ballistic missile program, something heavily criticized by Trump's new administration. "Buying arms or ...

May 28 2017

British Airways says computer outage causing global delays

The problems came on a particularly busy weekend in Britain, with a public holiday on Monday and many children starting school mid-term breaks. The company's chief exec...

May 28 2017

Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final

Ukranian law requires visitors to enter and exit Crimea - annexed by Russian Federation in 2014 - with a special government permission since 2015, according to the Mini...

May 27 2017

Corrie to pay tribute to Manchester bomb attack victims

They "feel like they are being disbanded from two societies, Libyan society and British society", he said . Initial analysis of the various elements photographed at th...

May 27 2017

Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 28

There was no immediate claim of responsibility. The convoy was travelling to the monastery, carrying both worshippers and workers heading for the holy site. After a visit...

May 26 2017

Lieberman Among the 4 Candidates Trump Will Interview for FBI Post

Several senior White House officials told reporters at both Politico and CNN that Lieberman, a former Democratic senator from CT who now identifies as an Independ...

May 26 2017

Iran Re-elects The Man Who Helped Implement The Nuclear Deal

At one point, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called rhetoric in a TV debate "unworthy". "Our nation's message in the election was clear: Iran's nation chose the ...

May 26 2017

British Police Decry Apparent U.S. Leaks Of Manchester Attack Evidence

US President Donald Trump threatened to prosecute those responsible for the "deeply troubling" security breach, which has strained the close relationship between Wash...

May 25 2017

'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

Pope Francis gave Trump copies of his writing, "including his encyclical on climate change - a topic on which Trump has a very different opinion", NPR's Sylvia Poggio...

May 25 2017

First The Swat, Now The Hair Tuck. Melania Trump Does It Again

Twitterati obviously does not like the way Trump treats Melania . While visiting overseas, Donald Trump tried to get closer to his wife Melania , but she soon put...