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Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons

In this handout provided by the US Navy, the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross fires a Tomahawk land attack missile April 7, 2017 in the Mediterranean Sea. Assa...


Trump Considering Sanctions Against Russia, Iran for Supporting Syria

Speaking on " Fox News Sunday ", White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster said the United States was "prepared to do more" regarding military actio...


Iran nuclear deal a failure, says US

The White House is conducting a top-to-bottom review of Iran policy, including an evaluation of the deal officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Ac...


Trump to meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on May 3

Israel , it is claimed, is interested in conducting unconditional talks with the Palestinians in order to avoid worldwide pressure. Palestinian Authority Pres...


Keuchel, Reddick lead Astros to 5-1 win over Angels

Keuchel has begun this season with four straight starts in which he went at least seven innings and allowed one run or fewer. Keuchel, 29, has now allowed one...


N.Korea shows off 'ICBM' during massive parade

Kim's close aide Choe Ryong-Hae made sure to send a new warning, saying North Korea would stand up to any threat posed by the US. Trump's tweets this week, an...


Palace fight back to force 2-2 draw with Leicester

Leicester City have defied all the odds in the last two years, escaping relegation, winning the Premier League and then making it to the quarter-finals of the C...


'Fun'-filled time during Easter egg hunt

He added that the event is run completely by about 100 volunteers that will ensure everything runs smoothly throughout the day. The Roosevelt Park Zoo held th...


Patriots have 34 players present for Trump White House visit

The players cited Trump's comments against women and exclusionary remarks as reasons for sitting out of the meeting. "Need some help", Gronkowski asked to a...


Russian police check suspicious object in St. Petersburg

Khasiyev rushed across St. Petersburg to find his father covered in blood and soot. Russia's state investigative committee, a body with sweeping powers that i...


Russia Relations At All-Time Low

But so far, it appears the two countries are growing further apart. They range from NATO's expansion and European missile defense systems to a fear the U.S.is p...


Donald Trump's Presidency Slows His Business's Growth

Donald Trump got in on the action as well. In an interview that aired Tuesday on Fox, Trump said his administration has kicked out risky immigrants, though ...


As Trump warned North Korea, his 'armada' was headed towards Australia

AMERICA'S allies in Asia were silent yesterday over confusion about a U.S. aircraft carrier group supposed to be heading toward North Korea in a show of for...


France says pressure needed to stop North Korea crossing next nuclear hurdle

Tensions between Washington and Pyongyang have seen a recent upsurge, with US Vice President Mike Pence describing North Korea as "the most risky and urgent t...


Pence says US stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem

In Japan, Pence's two main goals are to spur increased USA access to Japanese markets and strengthen Japanese foreign investment. It's Tokyo's oldest temple, ...


MPs clear way for general election on June 8

Experts predict that her ruling Conservative Party could win around 100 more seats at the election on 8 June, which should bolster support for her Brexit plan...


Chechen men are reporting abuse, arrests and torture by government officials

Novaya Gazeta found that police held the men for periods ranging from one day to several weeks, mainly at an unofficial detention centre near Argun, and someti...


Italy's Emma Morano, the world's oldest person, dies at 117

She died at her home in Verbania, in northern Italy. "She reached an incredible finish line", said Verbania Mayor Silvia Marchionini. Supercentenarians are pe...


Pence: US won't rest until N. Korea gives up nuclear weapons

But he told the sailors, "as all of you know, readiness is the key". "We appreciate the challenging times in which the people of Japan live with increasing ...


French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote

The top two candidates from the knock-out round will battle it out in a second ballot on May 7. The Front National leader's commitment to ending France's me...


North Korea will regularly test missiles

In Tokyo , the Japanese prime minister, Shinzo Abe, said: "Needless to say, diplomatic effort is important to maintain peace". Kim also sharply criticized the ...


US VP Pence says to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

North Korea will continue to test missiles regularly and any military action against it by the United States would prompt "all-out war", a senior North Korean o...


Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in Yemen

Among those killed were a Sudanese commander and two Emirati troops, who were deployed to Yemen as part of a Riyadh-led military coalition helping the militants...


Why UnitedHealth Group Inc(NYSE: UNH) is trading green today

MD now owns 33,287,271 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $4,660,218,000 after buying an additional 108,513 shares during the period. The M...


Woods to design course in southwest Missouri

It will be named Payne's Valley after famous golfer Payne Stewart who was born in Missouri. The par 3 course, designed by Jack Nicklaus, hosts this week's PGA...


Australia scraps visa for skilled foreign workers

It also said that current 457 visa holders will not be affected by the changes. "We will no longer allow 457 visas to be passports to jobs that could and shou...


United Kingdom prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

She said that "Brexit isn't just about the letter that says we want to leave". Parliament will still sit for another fortnight, but party leaders wasted no ti...


Pentagon to test ability to shoot down North Korean missiles

The United States and Russian Federation clashed at the United Nations on Wednesday over a US-drafted Security Council statement to condemn North Korea's latest...


Dinakaran hints at quitting party post

A day after Tamil Nadu ministers announced their decision to oust him and his family members from the party+, AIADMK (Amma) faction deputy general secretary TTV...


Trump Awaits Outcome of Special Congressional Election

Price won the district in November with over 60 percent of the vote, but Trump beat his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, by barely a percentage point in the d...


IS launches chlorine gas attacks in western Mosul

They were some of the around 400,000 people still in western Mosul where Iraqi military forces are trying to dislodge IS from the Old City. The war betwee...


N. Korea gears up to celebrate birthday of country's founder

This year, however, the holiday also showcased what appeared to be long-range and submarine-based missiles: weapons the country has always been warned against p...


High-skills visa applications drop ahead of Trump move to limit program

The executive order will make reforms to raise the bar for foreign workers and will select only highly-skilled applicants . Employers including Walt Disney...


ACC extends deals with North Carolina sites after law change

After the state passed the "bathroom bill", the collegiate governing body announced it would boycott North Carolina, arguing the bill did not promote a safe, ...


Ice to Meet You: Newfoundland Sees First 'Berg of Season

The first iceberg of the season passes the South Shore on April 16. Passersby have begun to crowd Newfoundland's coastal streets for a photo opp with the large ...


'I Shot Them,' Suspect In Deadly Fresno Shootings Tells Police

He also told investigators he is Muslim, but he prays to seven different gods and hasn't been to a mosque in 25 years. Officers witnessed him yell "Allah Akba...


Kids Hunt for Extra Special Easter Eggs at 'Eggcessable' Easter Egg Hunt

But for some kids, the egg hunt isn't the best part of Easter. For more photos, go to www.dailycamera.com. "Someone was crying ... that they only got two thin...


Pence says South Korea-US free trade agreement to be reviewed, reformed

He visited South Korea earlier and will head to Indonesia after his stop in Japan. "The presence of USA forces here in South Korea, our long-standing commitment...


UK's Johnson cancels Moscow visit after Syria gas attack

Rouhani said that "neutral countries should come and assess to make it clear where the chemical weapons came from". Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu ...


IPhone 8 schematics leak

It's said that Apple is testing a phone with a screen that takes up nearly all of the front of the device and has slightly curved glass on its front and bac...


House Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz won't seek reelection

Orrin Hatch decides to retire? Since GOP leaders hold the most sway on the House Steering Committee, which determines lawmaker committee assignments, it coul...


Serena Williams Announces She's Pregnant

Williams had just conquering all foes in the Australian Open in January, vanquishing sister Venus to win the first Grand Slam of the year and seventh title in ...


U.S. missile strikes against Syria increase tensions with Russian Federation

In his first televised interview, H.R. McMaster pointed to dual US goals of defeating the Islamic State group and removing Assad from power. Trump is weighing n...


No More Red Beacons Atop Cars For VIPs - Effective May 1

Recently, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had instituted a similar ban on red and blue beacons in the state. Only three categories would be allowed to...


UK police investigating acid attack at London club; 12 hurt

The attack took place following a dispute between two groups inside the club. During the chaos Ms Fraser was separated from her sister when the substance was ...


Pence: US Will Meet Any Nukes With 'Overwhelming' Response

Mr Pence vowed to put "economic and diplomatic pressure" on Pyongyang, with " all options on the table". Defence expert Tosh Minohara of Kobe University said...


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

It has been claiming that Kim's regime has already developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the mainland US. S...


At Easter, Catholics urged to welcome God's love, share with others

Ayokunle, who gave the assurance yesterday in his Easter message, which was signed by his Special Assistant (Media & Communications), Adebayo Oladeji in Abuja...


Egyptian cabinet approves state of emergency

The bomb was planted under a seat in the main prayer hall, according to Egyptian state media. "It means that people will get trailed for no reason and arrested ...


UK prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

The prime minister said Labour would "bankrupt" the United Kingdom and only the Tories could ensure a "strong economy and defence" and make a success of Brexit....