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How Twitter reacted to the Queen's Speech

How Twitter reacted to the Queen's Speech

Speculation that the visit had been put on the backburner came after the White House denied reports that Mr Trump told the Prime Minister he does not want to go ahead with the trip if it is going to l...

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Afghanistan car bomb blast

Afghanistan car bomb blast

The powerful bomb struck a bank in Afghanistan's Lashkar Gah city when civilian and military government employees were queueing to withdraw their salaries, causing multiple casualties, officials said....

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ISIS just destroyed the mosque where it first declared its 'caliphate'

ISIS just destroyed the mosque where it first declared its 'caliphate'

IS fighters have blown up al Nouri mosque in Mosul , where the group's leader declared the caliphate, the Iraqi military has said. Gen. Joseph Martin, commander of the ground forces component of a ...

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IS destroys Mosul mosque where leader Baghdadi declared caliphate

IS destroys Mosul mosque where leader Baghdadi declared caliphate

The landmark, also known as Mosul's Great Mosque, is where IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi proclaimed a "caliphate" in Syria and Iraq - and named himself "caliph" - in mid-2014 shortly after the ci...

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Islamic State blows up historic Mosul mosque

Islamic State blows up historic Mosul mosque

The destruction of the mosque comes on the fourth day of an Iraqi offensive on Mosul's Old City, backed by USA -led coalition forces. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay, File). Gen. Joseph Martin, the commander...

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Trump reportedly wants 'more heart' in GOP health care overhaul

John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Ca. At a campaign-style rally Wednesday in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Trump said he urg...

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Qatar welcomes U.S. stance over Gulf crisis motives

Qatar welcomes U.S. stance over Gulf crisis motives

He will remain engaged, Nauert said , but wants results. QNB has a good capital base, diversified funding sources and one of the best cost-to-income ratios so the standoff isn't impacting the bank'...

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United States military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

Iran launched the missiles into Syria on Sunday, the first time in 30 years it has used them against a foreign country. Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard, a paramilitary force in charge of the c...

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MSCI adds China to indices

MSCI adds China to indices

A decision by USA -based index provider Morgan Stanley Capital International ( MSCI ) to include China's domestic stocks is expected to have a limited impact on South Korean shares, analysts her...

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Queen's Speech: Corbyn attacks 'Government without majority'

Thousands marched through London to protest the decision, while 1.8 million people signed a petition urging Mrs May to rescind the invitation. After four terror attacks and a deadly tower block bl...

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Maute terrorists kill five civilians trapped in Marawi home

Duterte, who has made a series of rhetorical attacks against the USA - the Philippines longest-standing military ally - retracted his statement that the southern Philippines "would never have peace"...

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British PM May presents bills to take Britain out of EU

For the past year, Theresa May has repeatedly refused to make a unilateral offer to the three million European Union citizens in the UK. "It's not the other way around". "Ultimately, if the Governme...

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Fugitive FLDS polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs arrested

Jeffs was released from jail last June while he awaited trial; but, The Post reported at the time, he "was confined to his Salt Lake County home with few exceptions, told he couldn't contact var...

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May Promises To Listen On Brexit

British newspaper the Guardian reported that Trump had revealed his unease about the visit during a conversation with May, citing a Downing Street adviser who was in the room. The debate also saw L...

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Congress hears details of Russia's election meddling

Congress hears details of Russia's election meddling

Johnson says he moved to designate US elections as critical infrastructure on the same day as the release of a declassified USA intelligence report that said Russian President Vladimir Putin "ord...

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Australia suspends air ops as crisis escalates

Australia suspends air ops as crisis escalates

The Syrians , Russians, and Iranians want to test USA commitments, whether it's by sending drones to al-Tanf or launching air raids against the SDF. Meanwhile Iran's military said Sunday that it ha...

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Plan of suspect in Brussels train station blast revealed

The city has been on high alert for more than 18 months since Brussels-based Islamic State militants carried out attacks in Paris that killed 130 people in November 2015. Although no one was hurt, smo...

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USA airport stabbing investigated as terror; Canadian charged

A male suspect is in custody. The U.S. Department of Justice identified the suspect as Amor M. Ftouhi , 49, of Quebec, Canada. Authorities believe that the suspect traveled between Canada and the...

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USA shoots down Iranian drone in Syria

USA shoots down Iranian drone in Syria

The incident took place after a series of clashes between pro-regime troops and the US-backed anti-ISIS group, the Syrian Democratic Forces, near the SDF-held town of Ja'Din, just south of Tabqah, Syr...

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FBI Release New Information on Congressional Shooter

Congressional Baseball game played in wake of shooting during practice. In his vehicle, investigators found a laptop computer, a cellphone and a digital camera. Before being fatally shot multiple ...

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Netanyahu warns Iran after Syria missile strike

We don't want them to inherit the ISIS territory. A press release by the IRGC stated that the missiles were launched from IRCG Aerospace Force bases in Kordestan and Kermanshah provinces east of...

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Trump claims solar panels on border wall plan

Trump claims solar panels on border wall plan

Despite congressional refusal thus far, Trump has maintained that the wall, mentioned frequently during his electoral campaign a year ago, will go ahead as planned. "History is written by the dreamers...

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Defense Secretary Mattis condemns North Korea following Otto Warmbier's death

In a meeting with Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko, Trump criticized the way Warmbier's case was handled since his arrest saying, "What happened to Otto is a disgrace". The circumstances of his dete...

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United Kingdom makes big concession on day one of Brexit talks

United Kingdom makes big concession on day one of Brexit talks

Like the financial markets, European officials say the EU would welcome more certainty from Britain as it looks to move on from Brexit and focus on long-term challenges such as defence and the eco...

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United States lays down gauntlet to China on N. Korea regime

The Warmbier family announced Tuesday that the 22-year-old will be laid to rest Thursday morning in OH, as Republican and Democratic lawmakers decried his treatment by Pyongyang and floated the idea o...

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Amanda Knox Reveals Creepy Little Red Riding Hood Photos

Amanda Knox Reveals Creepy Little Red Riding Hood Photos

In a couple of the photos, Knox is dressed like Little Red Riding Hood, and her boyfriend, Christopher Robinson, is dressed as the Big Bad Wolf. Amanda Knox, who was convicted but then acquitted of...

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Trump suggests solar panels for Mexico wall

Trump, during his rally, cast off such criticism, saying the appointment of such people as Gary Cohn, a former president of Goldman Sachs, would help the country better represent itself on the global ...

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PM renames Langevin Block building out of respect for Indigenous Peoples

There will then be a break until 2 p.m. when the grand entry begins, with entertainment and demonstrations to follow. Dancer Alanis Esquega was performing as part of the grand entry. "We've changed ...

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Syria conflict: U.S. jet 'downs Iran-made drone'

Syria conflict: U.S. jet 'downs Iran-made drone'

Last month, US-led coalition aircraft bombed a convoy of pro-Syrian government forces near Tanf. "The armed pro-regime Shaheed-129 UAV was shot down by a U.S. That incident prompted the Russian mini...

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Man Charged in Suspected Terrorist Attack at Mich. Airport

Man Charged in Suspected Terrorist Attack at Mich. Airport

Jeff Neville , the police officer who was attacked on Wednesday. FLINT, Mich. (AP ) - A Canadian man from Tunisia shouted in Arabic before stabbing a police officer in the neck at a MI airport, and...

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ISIS Claims Responsibility for Jerusalem Attack

In 2016, a truck ramming attack that killed four soldiers at a Jerusalem tourist site could have had links to the group, Israeli authorities said, but Islamic State did not claim responsibility....

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Bomb In Upscale Mall Kills 3, Injures 9 In Colombia

Analyst Victor Currea-Logo of Colombia's National University said it was unlikely either of the leftist groups involved in the peace drive would have carried out the attack. The group posted on its F...

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Woman accused of letting 12-year-old drive vehicle, get into crash

Woman accused of letting 12-year-old drive vehicle, get into crash

Lucie, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of allowing an unlicensed person drive a auto. Police say the girl behind the wheel was making a left turn at an intersection when an oncoming vehicle crashed i...

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In Brussels, weakened May to outline guarantees for EU expats in Britain

In Brussels, weakened May to outline guarantees for EU expats in Britain

In carefully choreographed talks that even saw the two men exchange mountaineering gifts, they agreed to discuss divorce issues before negotiations on a future trade deal can start. But many in Brusse...

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Erdogan congratulates new Saudi crown prince

Mohammed bin Nayef is heard telling him: "I will rest now, and God help you". The king called on governors and other princes to pledge allegiance to his new heir and ordered a ceremony - routine on ...

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Tillerson: US Hopes Gulf Countries' Demands on Qatar 'Reasonable'

Tillerson: US Hopes Gulf Countries' Demands on Qatar 'Reasonable'

She added: "There comes a certain point where you say, folks, let's get this done, let's get moving along". Some banks in these countries cut their exposure to Qatar amid concern of a widening of th...

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USA appeals court upholds block on Trump travel ban

Trump had signed the order on March 6 . "The Order makes no finding that nationality alone renders entry of this broad class of individuals a heightened security risk to the United States", said...

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French Defense Minister Goulard Announces Resignation

French Defense Minister Goulard Announces Resignation

The defence and European affairs ministers are from Mr Bayrou's small centrist Modem party , which is allied with Mr Macron's Republic on the Move party. The overhaul, which also saw constitutional l...

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Talks between DUP & Tories

Talks between DUP & Tories "not going as expected"

Varadkar said he would emphasize to May the British and Irish governments must remain impartial in Northern Ireland, as stipulated by the Good Friday Agreement. While the queen reads the Queen's ...

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2 more government ministers resign

2 more government ministers resign

Minister of Justice and MoDem leader Francois Bayrou chose to step down in order to fight allegations that his group misused European Parliament money to pay party assistants based in France . Go...

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