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Antetokounmpo scores 28 points, Bucks beat Raptors 97-83

Greg Monroe made 15 rebounds while Khris Middleton added 9 assists . Then as DeRozan fell away to the right of the basket, the Milwaukee Buck known as the ...


Trump targets visa program he says hurts American workers

Trump as a candidate threatened to eliminate the program, saying it takes jobs from American workers and drives wages down. The order is an attempt by Mr Trum...


North Korea 'will test missiles weekly', senior official tells BBC

Another U.S. intelligence official added, "Pyongyang's elaborate parade of weaponry was likely meant to telegraph to the world and its own people that North Kor...


Macron outshines Le Pen in French presidential debate

France's National Front and Marine Le Pen's campaign director David Rachline face a fresh investigation into possible misuse of public funds relating to the ant...


Canada introduces bill to legalize marijuana

On the issue of packaging , the government's proposed bill suggests cannabis sales should not be allowed packages or labels that give reasonable grounds to bel...


United Nations votes to end to Haiti peacekeeping mission in mid-October

Members of a Formed Police Unit serving with the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) patrol a neighborhood in the capital, Port-au-Prince (2009). The n...


Opposition to challenge votes on expanding Erdogan's powers

Under the changes, most of which will only come into effect after the next elections due in 2019, the president will appoint the cabinet and an undefined number...


24 die in Philippines accident

Disaster-response officer Mark Raymond Cano tells The Associated Press that the brakes of the bus apparently failed as it negotiated a downhill road in Nueva Ec...


Markets 'savouring' certainty as May calls snap election

She is clearly betting that the Tories can win a bigger majority in England given the utter disarray in the Labour Party. "And so tomorrow I will move a motio...


Going on an Easter Egg Hunt

Part of the fun included Easter Bunnies who danced with visitors and there were several large moon jumps shaped like castles and even one designated for childre...


Timeline: Brighton's long battle back to the big time

One area that needs bolstering is right back - Bruno is now a loyal servant in that position but they lack strength in depth and the veteran Spaniard is approac...


General election 2017: Corbyn welcomes May's announcement

The British currency dropped ahead of May's surprise announcement , but it reversed course and entered positive territory as she spoke. Numerous multinationals...


Trump could release his taxes but probably won't, experts say

Senator Ron Wyden, a Democrat, said: "If you don't release your taxes, we have no way of knowing if you are putting America first, or Donald Trump first". 'So...


Iraqi Forces Waging Battle for Old City of Mosul with Drones

Iraqi Federal Police forces "are engaged in hard, house-to-house clashes with ISIS fighters inside the Old City", a media officer from these units told Reuters....


Kremlin TV Declares Trump More Dangerous Than North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump has been keeping his cards close to his chest when it comes to North Korea in what appears to be a strategic move to pressure th...


Trump vows to back US dairy farmers in Canada trade spat

Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand of NY, and U.S. Sen. Trump slammed Canada's supply management system in comments made Tuesday while signing a new "Buy ...


Erdogan insists Turkey reforms don't make him a dictator — CNN Exclusive

He accused the board of "changing the rules midgame". Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Tuesday rumours of irregularities in a referendum over th...


EU says death penalty would dash EU hopes

The Turkish government has been widely condemned by Western nations for its repression of opposition figures following a failed military coup a year ago. Schi...


United Kingdom election talk builds ahead of surprise statement from May

Speaking outside Number 10, the Prime Minister said the Cabinet had agreed to call an early election. May, a former interior minister, was appointed prime min...


White House, Pentagon miscommunicated on aircraft carrier's location

Today, both North and South Korea remain technically at war and the uneasy ceasefire between the two nations is occasionally interrupted by assassination attemp...


FBI Obtained FISA Warrant to Monitor Trump's Former Campaign Adviser on Russian Federation

The FBI is trying to identify if the campaign collaborated with the Russian Authorities to swing the election in the favor of Trump. It was unclear, however, ...


Narada sting: CBI files FIR against 13 Trinamool leaders

TMC leaders named in the FIR include Mukul Roy, Sultan Ahmed, Madan Mitra, Iqbal Ahmed, Firhad Hakim Sougata Ray, Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar, Prasoon Banerjee, Subhe...


Trump White House drops policy of identifying visitors

Watch the hilarious cold open in the video above. Popular host Jimmy Fallon appeared as Jared Kushner , senior advisor to the President, competing against ...


China urges return to negotiations over N. Korea

Vice President Mike Pence says the USA commitment to South Korea is "iron-clad and immutable" in the face of North Korea's work to advance its nuclear and balli...


Bernie Sanders explains opposition to Syria strike

In a Monday morning interview on NPR, Perez praised Mello and said that Democrats had contributed to the Kansas race in ways that perhaps had gone unseen. "We i...


Tillerson: Russia must choose between Assad and the US

The comments represented a departure from what Haley had said before the United States hit a Syrian air base with 59 Tomahawk missiles on Thursday in retaliatio...


Best-case vs worst-case scenario for South Africa under Zuma

The protestors converged on Union Buildings, the official seat of the South African government and the site of the president's offices, for what they have dubbe...


Pence calls US commitment to South Korea 'iron-clad'

US military officials say North Korea's latest attempt to launch a missle failed "almost immediately" Sunday morning. McMaster called North Korean dictator ...


Russia: Putin Explained to Tillerson Why Relations Have Deteriorated

Washington blames Russia's ally, Syrian President Bashar Assad, while Moscow said Syrian rebels are responsible. U.S. President Donald Trump , speaking at an...


Putin Meets With Tillerson in Moscow

Differences over a USA missile strike on a Syrian air base last week also bubbled to the surface. The U.S. "is confident that the Syrian regime conducted a ch...


Dems ask FBI to suspend Kushner's security clearance

Appearing on MSNBC's AM Joy to discuss revoking Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner's security clearance over accusations that he lied to the FBI, Rep. Ted Lieu ...


Justice Dept. seeks pause on agreement with Baltimore police

To create sustainable reform, the consent decree required the department to develop and implement: new use-of-force policies and protocols; create systems ensur...


China seeks Russia's help to 'cool' North Korea situation

A report Thursday from NBC also claimed the White House is prepared to execute a pre-emptive military strike against North Korea if officials believe Pyongyang ...


Russian investigators detain six on terror suspicion, no links to bomb attack

The spokesman declined to name the suspect. St. Petersburg, like Moscow , is home to a large diaspora of Central Asian migrants who flee poverty and unemploy...


Pence warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'

North Korea remained defiant about its nuclear weapons program amid increasing tensions with the USA and South Korea and again warned that any military action...


Boris Johnson tells North Korea it must stick to United Nations resolutions

Pence is in Seoul for talks on curbing the North's weapons programmes. Earlier Monday, Pence visited with USA troops at Camp Bonifas, just south of the DMZ....


Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over

The situation has played out tit-for-tat: North Korea insists the USA is the aggressor, and that it has considered striking pre-emptively, even though its mos...


Amit Shah to connect with grassroot workers in Odisha

Wrapping up the two-day BJP meet in Bhuaneswar on Sunday, Modi said his government was committed to the welfare of all sections and thus would like to fight any...


North Korean missile test fails, South Korea says

The type of missile is still being assessed. It may be up to his vice president, Mike Pence, to fill in the details during a visit to Asia. And on his left, the...


Does Trump keep his promises? Poll finds big shift in opinion

As a result, the president's approval rating remains stuck at about 42 percent , on average, a historically low mark for a president this early in his first te...


Amid tensions, Pence visits military camp near Korean DMZ

Pence is visiting the military base near the DMZ , Camp Bonifas, for a briefing with military leaders and to meet with American troops stationed there. The fai...


North Korea Rolls Out Missiles, Says Ready For 'Nuclear War'

A North Korean missile exploded during launch Sunday from the country's east coast, U. The North launched a ballistic missile from the same region this month,...


Kumar's 5-wicket haul earns Sunrisers exciting win in IPL

SRH's major problem in those two away defeats was the batting, but they won so many games last season by having a potent bowling lineup, which was capable of re...


McMaster: All options on table in regard to North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence were updated about the trial but the White House has not yet released an official statement. Eastern T...


Manhunt expanded in US for suspect in Facebook video killing

Godwin so they can show sensational video", said Jeff McCall, a professor of communication at DePauw University. Stephens may be out of state at this time , au...


Under-fire Arsenal defender Bellerin gets Wenger's backing

Wenger continues to mull over whether he will sign a new contract to stay beyond the end of the season and Arsenal's top four chances are inextricably linked ...


First Woman To Wear A Boston Bib Races Again, 50 Years Later

Half a century ago, Kathrine Switzer signed up to run the Boston Marathon with her initials: K.V. Switzer. Geoffrey Kirui, left, Sammy Kitwara, center, both o...


BJP garlands Gandhi by one hand, Godse by the other: RJD president

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, in a veiled attack on the Narendra Modi government said, "power may be divorced from truth". BJP's senior functionary in...


Jared Kushner in talks to sell stake in real estate tech firm

Baldwin continued, "And now, send in my little 'Kush ball, ' Jared Kushner". Trump told the still-silent Kushner before retreating to a miniature version of h...


French presidency frontrunner Macron tells rival Le Pen nationalism means war

The poll was partly taken after Tuesday's four-hour debate, the second during the campaign, but the first to include all 11 candidates. "Marine Le Pen is a ...