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Trump slams North Korea after U.S. student's death

North Korea has selectively permitted consular access to foreigners detained in the North, but it has not allowed it to the South Korean detainees as the two Koreas do not recognize each other as sove...

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Putin jokingly offers asylum to Comey

He would not say whether he thought the president sought to obstruct justice. He announced that the Russian agricultural sector has shown a 3-percent growth, and the country, now the world's bigge...

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Donald Trump Admits He Has No Tapes of Comey Talks

Trump first suggested tapes of his conversations with Comey exist in a tweet he posted days after he chose to fire the former FBI director amid an active FBI investigation into his campaign. Tru...

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Handel's Victory Shows Limits of Trump Card

Handel's Victory Shows Limits of Trump Card

GEOFF BENNETT, BYLINE: Democrats have racked up defeats in Kansas , Montana and, as of last night, SC and Georgia . Let's also not forget that there was another special election in South Carolin...

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Obamacare replacement bill runs into Republican trouble

She contended, for example, that the bill's tax cuts for the wealthy are paid for by "blood money:" cuts to tax credits that help individuals pay for health insurance and to Medicaid , a program ...

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President Trump Says There are No Comey Tapes

Trump's tweet came after weeks of challenges to the White House to prove the assertion that he might have recordings of his conversations with the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief, who...

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Senate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for rich

At roughly 10:45 am this morning, Senate Republican leaders posted their 142-page health care proposal. Conservatives are seeking an aggressive rollback of insurance regulations in an attempt to...

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Sex assault investigated in Muslim teen slaying

Sex assault investigated in Muslim teen slaying

He says that "if evidence develops of a hate crime, I promise we will charge to the highest levels". Fairfax County Police Spokesman Don Gotthardt later clarified to The Associated Press that whil...

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After 4 days, Portugal contains wildfire that killed 64

After 4 days, Portugal contains wildfire that killed 64

Almost 2,000 firefighters and troops are still fighting the fire, which has killed at least 64 people, and injured 135. Although many Gibraltarians will have spent the long weekend in Portugal, most...

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London mayor calls on UK to retain single market membership after Brexit

London mayor calls on UK to retain single market membership after Brexit

The Confederation of British Industry said May's "welcome change in tone" in the Queen's Speech "needs to be backed by clarity and action now", as the country extricates itself from its biggest trad...

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Turkish, Russian forces to patrol Syria de-escalation zones

A spokesman of the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry said the same day that it had no information on the possibility of its troops taking part in military operations in Syria. Kalın stated the upcoming Astana t...

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Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

Democratic finger-pointing has begun after the party's loss in Tuesday's closely watched special election in Georgia, and for some members, the blame partly belongs to their House minority leader, Na...

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Pro-Islamic state militants storm school in southern Philippines

Abu Misry Mama, a spokesman for the BIFF, told Reuters that the militants had taken civilians to a safe place, away from any crossfire, and did not intend to hold them hostage.Asked earlier if the...

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China's efforts on North Korea have not 'worked out'

China's efforts on North Korea have not 'worked out'

Justin Weber told The Associated Press that a news conference is expected later to provide more information. The cause of Warmbier's death is not known, and his family objected to an autopsy, a requ...

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Democrats Play Blame Game With Pelosi After Georgia Election - To GOP's Glee

Like so many Republicans, President Donald Trump was feeling bolstered by the special Congressional election victory in Georgia of Karen Handel over Democratic challenger Jon Ossoff . The "ther...

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United States army veteran Kevin Mallory 'sent secrets to Chinese'

United States army veteran Kevin Mallory 'sent secrets to Chinese'

But Mr. Mallory told the F.B.I. he believed that the person and his boss, whom Mr. Mallory also met, might be Chinese intelligence agents, the complaint said, and he showed the bureau a communic...

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EU Leaders to Discuss Brexit at Summit

EU Leaders to Discuss Brexit at Summit

On day one of the negotiations, British Prime Minister Theresa May's government gave in to European Union demands to discuss the terms of its divorce, including the exit fee, before any considerat...

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US jet 'downs Iranian-made drone' in southern Syria

US jet 'downs Iranian-made drone' in southern Syria

It marks the second time this month a USA jet downed a Shahed 129 in the area. Tanf is the town on Syrian border with Jordan where U.S. troops are imparting training to Syrian rebels, officially...

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Sports Results of All Confederations Cup Matches Played on Wednesday

Akinfeev had kept his team in the match early in the second half when he tipped a powerful header by Andre Silva round the post. It comes three days on from Ronaldo doing likewise in the aftermath o...

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Defiant Nancy Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

Defiant Nancy Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan campaigned on her behalf, and Trump congratulated her on her electoral victory on Tuesday night. Tim Ryan of OH ran against her . R...

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Chefs rocked by death of Darren Simpson

Chefs rocked by death of Darren Simpson

The Irishman, who adopted Australia as his home, is understood to have recently left a rehabilitation facility in Queensland before he died in a Brisbane hospital on Thursday afternoon. Soon after his...

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State Department officials honor Otto Warmbier at OH funeral

Cho played an important role in opening the economic cooperation project between the two Koreas in 2004. In February 2012, North Korea agreed to temporarily put a moratorium on missile and nuclear t...

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Podhoretz: GOP Dodged a Bullet in Georgia Race

Podhoretz: GOP Dodged a Bullet in Georgia Race

Republican Karen Handel won the special congressional election in Georgia on Tuesday, fending off a challenge from Democrat Jon Ossoff in the heavily Republican House district. "What will...

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Guest Editorial…Comey's testimony exposes the 'lies, plain and simple'

Guest Editorial…Comey's testimony exposes the 'lies, plain and simple'

Of course, that was a foolish hope in the first place, since even if such evidence existed, Comey was never going to divulge it in an open Senate hearing. "He's doing it with politics, he's doing ...

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Reduced surplus in SA budget

Financial Services Inquiry chairman David Murray says the levy decision may be challenged in court and that the federal government should reduce the state's share of the GST as a punishment. It is to ...

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Iraqi Prime Minister Claims Mosul Will Be Liberated From Daesh Within Days

Iraqi Prime Minister Claims Mosul Will Be Liberated From Daesh Within Days

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says the destruction of an ancient mosque in the city of Mosul is "an official declaration of defeat " by so-called Islamic State (IS). Defense analysts said...

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Battle over European agencies threatens to disrupt EU unity

Battle over European agencies threatens to disrupt EU unity

British Prime Minister Theresa May promised Thursday to let EU citizens stay after Brexit as she met sceptical European leaders for the first time since her disastrous election gamble. The concl...

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Sen. Portman: Student held by North Korea was 'amazing young man'

Sen. Portman: Student held by North Korea was 'amazing young man'

What happened to Otto Warmbier , an American college student who died just days after North Korea released him from detention in a coma, is far more hard to make sense of. "They truly are remarka...

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President says he has no tapes of fired FBI boss Comey

Trump said earlier this month that reporters would be disappointed by the answer. A follow-up question is asked: "Are we just corroborating that based on his words, though?" Senator Mark Warn...

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UK May Reverse Brexit As It Nears Tipping Point — George Soros

UK May Reverse Brexit As It Nears Tipping Point — George Soros

The Hungarian prime minister is not among those infatuated by France's new centrist president, Emmanuel Macron . British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks with the media as she arrives for an ...

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Editor's Note: Anti-Trump isn't enough for Democrats

Editor's Note: Anti-Trump isn't enough for Democrats

And Republicans say just narrowing the margins in red districts still spells a loss. Pollsters say sky-high turnout drove Handel, the GOP nominee, to a almost 4-point victory on Tuesday, despite...

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TNEA 2017 rank list released, website crashes

TNEA 2017 rank list released, website crashes

The method Access the rank list is given below. Earlier the university used to conduct an entrance exam for selection of students but the practice has stopped in the last few years.The call letter may...

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Consent, discord and debut of France's 'new boy — European Union summit

More details on how that would work in practice are expected to be unveiled next week. Macron also named Nicole Belloubet, a legal expert and member of France's constitutional Court, as justice mi...

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European Union leaders to weigh terrorism, defense ties, migration

European Union leaders to weigh terrorism, defense ties, migration

The EU has already set out its position on the rights of British residents in the remaining 27 member states, including the " same level of protection " set out for Europeans in Britain, in accordance...

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Tom Price's former House seat remains in Republican hands

Filemon Vela, a Texas Democrat, told Politico . "I get nearly no questions about Russian Federation. But I am honored by the support". - President Donald Trump accused Democrats on Wednesday of o...

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GOP opposition imperils Senate health care bill

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer slammed the Senate Republicans' bill as "every bit as bad" as the American Health Care Act passed in the House. In Illinois, the impact will be particularly d...

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Trump's Reckless Improvisation Risks Drawing the US Deeper Into Syrian War

Trump's Reckless Improvisation Risks Drawing the US Deeper Into Syrian War

A U.S. warplane shot down an Iranian-made drone operated by pro-regime forces in Syria early Tuesday, officials said , prompting growing worldwide concern over rising tensions between the two sides. ...

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Theresa May to unveil plans to 'protect' EU citizens' rights after Brexit

Theresa May to unveil plans to 'protect' EU citizens' rights after Brexit

They were to be briefed by Michel Barnier , who launched the Brexit negotiations for them on Monday, and discuss the move of two European Union agencies from London after Britain quits. In hi...

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Jason Greenblatt visits home of slain Israeli policewoman, Western Wall

A picture posted with his announcement shows construction vehicles digging up ground. On Wednesday afternoon, Kushner will meet with Netanyahu before he heads to the West Bank in the evening to meet...

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Republican wins pricey $79m Georgia race

Republican wins pricey $79m Georgia race

A day after the election, Democrats are left with the bitter hope of another tighter-than-usual margin, still searching for a contest where anti-Trump energy and flush campaign coffers actually add up...

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