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China's Belt and Road forum ends, next in 2019

The memorandums of understanding add to $57 billion already pledged for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a network of rail, road and energy infrastr...


U.S. intelligence director warns of more Russian cyberthreats

Iran continues to make critical technological strides in its efforts to ideal an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of delivering nuclear weapons over g...


Senate panel seeks Flynn documents in Russia probe

It's a stunning admission when you consider the high stakes of what Yates was alerting the White House to, and the petty partisan politics the administration ap...


Wizards and Celtics to go the distance

They kept fighting, but we played a hell of a game as well, too. "So it's a great opportunity for us tonight, and I know that if we come out playing the same wa...


Topeka-area letter carriers to collect nonperishable food items Saturday

Last year, the food drive collected a record 80 million pounds of nonperishable food, raising the total amount of donations picked up over the quarter-century h...


Trump to meet top Russian diplomat at the White House

State Department press release stated today. Tillerson ignored questions about Trump and Comey. The president said Mr Flynn misled senior administration offic...


Philip makes light of retirement decision

So, he's retiring. It's hard to imagine that the Duke of Edinburgh "works", but at 95 years old, he is probably sick of making public appearances and doffing hi...


'Whack Job' Vs. 'Psychopath': Sen. Gardner, Kim Jong-Un Hurl Insults

The official Korean Central News Agency identifies the man detained Saturday as Kim Hak Song , an employee of Pyongyang University of Science and Technology ...


Nicola Sturgeon: SNP backlash claims ludicrous

With exactly one month to go until the general election, Ms Sturgeon said that without a strong SNP voice for Scotland at Westminster the Tories will think they...


Mulayam's words and actions don't match: Congress, BJP also attacks him

After Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav indicated that his son Akhilesh Yadav's move to ally with Congress left no stone unturned in ruining his life, ...


Hamas Says Ismail Haniyeh Chosen as Islamic Group's Leader

Hamas has ruled Gaza since 2007. "Electing Haniya and holding the well-organised internal elections on time were made in spite of the situation that Hamas...


Prince Philip dead: The Sun mistakenly reports Queen's husband has passed away

Philip, who is also known as the Duke of Edinburgh and has sometimes drawn attention with headline-grabbing gaffes, has been by the queen's side throughout her ...


North Korean missile test an open defiance: McMaster

A contentious USA anti-missile system based in southeastern South Korea can now defend against North Korean missiles, a South Korean official said Tuesday. "Now...


Latta votes for overtime flexibility bill

Although critics have questioned if the bill gives employees enough protection from working for free, since employers are not required to approve requested paid...


China tells North Korea and United States to 'stop irritating' one another

North Korea confirmed on Wednesday that it has detained an American man for conducting "criminal acts of hostility" with the aim of overturning the country. Whi...


Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

The report , a result of an investigation by the USA military's Combined Joint Task Force, stated that this number did not include ongoing investigations into ...


Showtime to air Stone interviews with Vladimir Putin

Stone had also interviewed Putin for his documentary 'Ukraine on Fire, ' which was said to take a sympathetic view of Russia's involvement in the conflict there...


Tensions rise after Turkish attack on Syrian Kurds

Partner forces in both Syria and Iraq have been integral in fighting ISIS, Dorrian said. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member Turkey considers the YPG ...


Round 3 Analysis: Sentiment aside, James Conner strong pick for Steelers

Every draft grade should be Incomplete, if we're all being honest. Sutton played primarily as a cover corner in college, which should benefit the Steelers, who ...


U.S. to honour 'dumb' refugee deal with Australia

In return, Australia would resettle refugees from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. Mr Turnbull said Mr Pence's early visit to Australia sent a strong mess...


Air turbulence leaves 27 aboard Aeroflot flight injured

The head of the Russian embassy's consular department Vladimir Sosnov told RIA Novosti news agency that some of the injured were undergoing operations but he co...


Iran protests to Pakistan over deadly rebel raid

On Thursday, Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli also said Tehran will pursue the commitments of neighbouring Pakistan to the security and border ...


China urges withdrawal of US THAAD missile defence system in South Korea

NK News director of intelligence John Grisafi said Seongju is out of range for some of the North's weapon systems, although these still cover most of South Kore...


1-year-old girl missing from Joliet Township

More than 100 volunteers joined about 100 police personnel from several jurisdictions, combing ponds and woods nearby. After 30 hours of searching, the body o...


Trump calls Erdogan, seeks support in Syria

The pro-Kurdish opposition HDP filed an appeal on Wednesday for an annulment on the grounds there had been widespread violations, a day after a similar move b...


Melania Trump celebrates 47th birthday in D.C.

Donald Trump and Melania Trump attend Radio City Music Hall Restoration Grand Opening on 4th October, 1999. She also repeated a story about how she insisted T...


Netanyahu Government in Diplomatic Crisis with Germany

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his government are in a deepening diplomatic crisis with Germany after the PM cancelled a scheduled meeting with G...


Nigeria Global Press Freedom Ranking Worsens Under Buhari

Israel in 2016 comes in 91st out of 180 countries ranked for press freedom in 2016 by Reporters without Borders, up from 101st place in 2015. At the bottom of...


US Congress investigates links between Trump and Russian Federation

And there are repercussions for the violation of law", he said. Now, he is the subject of multiple investigations. "He was supposed to seek permission and rec...


Canadian PM Responds to Trump's Criticism of Dairy Industry

U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Willsboro, has pledged to continue working on maintaining a good relationship with the Canadians when it comes to trade. Today, i...