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Apr 26 2017

Trump 'jokes' Haley could be replaced

The president praised her "outstanding leadership" and said he know for a fact that she feels very strongly about tackling problems that the United Nations has "steered...

Apr 26 2017

Ivanka Trump's clothing line relabelled and sold in discount stores

G-III has taken responsibility for the mislabeling, and has begun working to remove those clothes, the apparel group said. However, Stein Mart CEO D. Therefore, it's ...

Apr 26 2017

Judge issues preliminary injunction blocking sanctuary executive order

A sign at a rally in Somerville, Mass., reads: "Somerville is my sanctuary city". In practice, that can mean anything from preventing police from asking about someone's i...

Apr 25 2017

5 dead in Venezuela protests as movement gains steam

The streets of Caracas and several other Venezuelan cities have seen running battles in recent days as protesters have rallied demanding elections. The opposition had...

Apr 25 2017

Mike Pence: It's time for North Korea to 'get the message'

North Korea has been accelerating its nuclear and missile tests in the past few years, exacerbating tensions between the country and the U.S. The country's most recent...

Apr 24 2017

Charity worker freed from jail in Egypt credits Pres. Trump for release

Aya Hijazi, an Egyptian-American aid worker, smiles while meeting with US President Donald Trump at the White House on April 21, 2017 . Aya Hijazi spent nearly three...

Apr 24 2017

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

Republicans are hoping to get the deal done before the president's 100 day milestone next Saturday. The White House is pressing House Republicans to rally behind a revise...

Apr 24 2017

Israel marks Holocaust remembrance day with sombre ceremony

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says over 4 million Jews could have been saved if the allied powers had bombed Nazi death camps in 1942. "From being defenceless peopl...

Apr 24 2017

China hits PH over Lorenzana trip to Pag-asa

The public argument comes amid a thaw in once-frosty relations between the neighbours after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte took office last June and moved to rekind...

Apr 24 2017

US envoy Nikki Haley says Syria regime change is inevitable

Tillerson kept to more calibrated remarks, saying his aim was "to further clarify areas of sharp difference so that we can better understand why these differences exist a...

Apr 24 2017

Pence: North Korea is 'getting the message'

Pence, dressed in a green military jacket, said aboard the hulking USS Ronald Reagan that President Donald Trump's administration would continue to "work diligently" ...

Apr 23 2017

More to do on cyber-security

The average cost to large businesses of a breach was estimated at £20,000 by the survey but in some cases that figure reached into the hundreds of thousands or millions...

Apr 23 2017

Arrests At Protest Against White Nationalist Speech

Spencer had paid to reserve an auditorium on campus before the university cancelled his booking on Friday, stating that the school had "legitimate concerns and credible...

Apr 22 2017

Russian bombers spotted off Alaskan coast twice in 24 hours

Former state department staffer Howard Stoffer told CNN the frequent military flights are part of Russian President Vladimir Putin's larger strategy "to prove Russia is...

Apr 22 2017

Taliban Attack Targets Afghan Government Personnel

Afghan national Army (ANA) troops keep watch near the site of an ongoing attack on an army headquarters in Mazar-i-Sharif, northern Afghanistan April 21, 2017. At least o...

Apr 22 2017

Advocacy group passes free joints to members of Congress

Hillterns, listen up. Leaders of DCMJ , the District's largest marijuana advocacy group known for handing out thousands of free joints on Inauguration Day, will be givin...

Apr 21 2017

US VP in Indonesia sends conciliatory message to Islamic world

Indonesia is the first country in Southeast Asia visited by Pence before he departed for Australia. Trump assailed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal during his...

Apr 20 2017

North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday that Washington would work with its allies and China to put economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea but added tha...

Apr 20 2017

United Kingdom prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

She said on Tuesday she had "reluctantly" come to the decision to call for an early election because of political division in Westminster, criticising opposition partie...

Apr 19 2017

Brighton promoted to Premier League as Huddersfield fail to beat Derby County

Brighton & Hove Albion have secured promotion to the Premier League after they defeated struggling Wigan and Huddersfield played a draw with Derby County. Their play-off ...