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Merkel says Nord Stream 2 not possible without clarity for Ukraine

Merkel said she listened carefully to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko's concerns over the Nord Stream 2 at a meeting in Berlin on Tuesday. Earlier it was...


Speaker Ryan Will No Seek Re-Election

In the 2012 presidential election, he was the Republican Party nominee for vice president, running alongside former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney . "I c...


School bus plunges off cliff in India, killing 27

We will now investigate the reasons for the accident ", he told the AFP news agency from the scene. Some of the seriously injured have been taken to hospital...


DOJ issues 93-count indictment against Backpage over sex ads

The owners of the classified advertising site Backpage .com, who have already beaten some state charges in a separate California case, are now facing a federal...


Alleged Toronto serial killer now charged with seven counts of first-degree murder

Police arrested McArthur in January and charged him with the murders of Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen, who went missing from Toronto's gay village in 2017. Poli...


Battle over shrine to dead burglar Henry Vincent

Mr Osborn-Brooks was arrested on suspicion of murder and released on bail, but was told on Friday that no action would be taken. This video shows a man in a...


Trump warning: 'Get ready' for United States missile strike on Syria

Tass quoted Zakharova as saying, "Smart missiles must strike terrorists, not the legitimate government that has been fighting global terrorism on its territory...


Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Two other missiles were intercepted over the southern areas of Jazan and Najran. One of the drones was targeting the Abha global airport in Asir province, whi...


Israel fires at target in Gaza, draws Russian Federation rebuke over Palestinian deaths

The protests are meant to last until May 15, the anniversary of Israel's founding, when Palestinians commemorate their mass uprooting during the 1948 war over I...


Oklahoma lawmakers refuse to bow to teachers' demands

Mary Fallin has signed legislation that repeals a proposed lodging tax that was part of a package of tax hikes for public education. Norman teacher Jordan Ngu...


Ethics office outlines concerns about EPA's Scott Pruitt

Apple hits renewable energy milestone Pelosi urges Dems to stick to economic script Some Republicans are rallying around Pruitt MORE's chief of staff said ...


Trump anger over Federal Bureau of Investigation raids sparks speculation of Mueller firing

President Donald Trump has howled in all caps for almost a year as the Justice Department has delved deeper and deeper into his orbit. The special counsel i...


Donald Trump will not attend the Summit of the Americas

The White House said Wednesday U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will attend the summit on behalf of Trump. Peruvian President Vizcarra said he was disappointed ...


Trump calls Mueller probe an 'attack' on US

Under Justice Department regulations, Trump cannot directly fire Mueller, but could order Rosenstein or his successor to remove the special counsel. The presi...


Syrian troops on alert amid fear of U.S. strike after attack

The alleged attack on Saturday killed 40 in the rebel-held town of Douma, multiple opposition and rescue groups including told The Associated Press, which was...


North Korea tells United States it is prepared to discuss denuclearization

And though the report said Kim had briefed officials outlook for dialogue between Washington and Pyongyang, it did not directly mention a planned meeting betw...


Tensions rise as United States threatens Syria for chemical weapons use

Nebenzia rejected a USA call for the world body to set up a probe to identify the perpetrators of what rescuers called a "poisonous chlorine gas attack " late ...


Iran says it can enrich uranium to 20 percent in days

The Republican president said they must agree to "fix the bad flaws of the Iran nuclear deal ", which was agreed to under his Democratic predecessor, Barac...


Hungarian PM Orban expects to win 4th term in national vote

According to the National Election Office, 2.35 million voters had cast ballots by 11 a.m. (0900 GMT), or 29.93 percent of those eligible. Voters were no long...


Journalist, Children Shot Dead by Israel: Who Is The Terrorist Now?

Reporters Without Borders have accused Israel of "deliberate shooting" of journalists in Gaza , after one photographer was killed gunfire another seven rep...