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Maronite cardinal hopes to meet Lebanese PM in Saudi Arabia

Hariri, who also holds Saudi citizenship, stepped down in a televised broadcast from Riyadh on November 4, a move that sent shockwaves throughout Lebanon and th...


Ivanka Trump, Mnuchin pitch GOP tax plan, draw some jeers

Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-3rd) hosted the two at an invitation-only talk at the Bayville Volunteer Fire Company. Mnuchin said he expects the House version of th...


Policemen among 67 killed in Kandahar checkpoints attack

Kandahar Police spokesperson Zia Durani on Tuesday, confirming the death toll, said Taliban ambushed security checkposts in Zhari and Maiwand districts. US troo...


Russian Federation interested in peaceful settlement of Korean issue - PM Medvedev

The two leaders held their second summit on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' meeting, both expressing the need to manage t...


Philippine President Threatens to 'Slap' a UN Official

President Donald Trump and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang. "I'm a very good mediator and arbitrator", Trump said during a news conference with Vietnamese Presid...


Will AG Sessions Appoint Another Special Prosecutor?

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is leaving open the possibility that a special counsel could be appointed to look into Clinton Foundation dealings and an Obama...


Trump pushes his agenda at ASEAN

President Donald Trump is winding down his Asia trip with an worldwide summit and a series of meetings with Pacific Rim allies, including his host in the Phil...


N. Korean soldier, shot and wounded, defects to South

Military officials say North Korea maintained its routine military activities during the joint drills. The unidentified North Korean, who is an enlisted soldier...


Vietnam and China agree to avoid conflicts in South China Sea

At that meeting China and ASEAN , which includes Vietnam, announced on Monday night they had agreed to begin talks on a much-delayed code of conduct for the ...


US Cash Grains-Corn, soybean basis steady-firm as futures dip

Additionally, analysts say that the current prices may continue trading at the same level for the time being. Crude oil is hanging on to its recent gains as pro...


Judge to Menendez corruption jury: 'Clear heads' and come back

After a private discussion with those jurors, Walls allowed deliberations to continue until he received the note from the jury about the deadlock. In response...


EU's Mogherini calls on Hariri to return to Lebanon

NPR's Ruth Sherlock watched that interview from Lebanon's capital, Beirut. At some moments, he even seems on the verge of tears. Meanwhile the French presiden...


W&M, ODU, Tech to host first-round NCAA men's soccer

The Cavaliers will host either Fordham or St. Francis (Brooklyn) in the second round. With the berth, Virginia earned a first round bye in this season's tourn...


Turkey-Russia solidarity in settling regional crises strengthens their ties: Erdogan

Special emphasis will be given to the latest developments in the Syrian cities of Idlib and Afrin, the Turkish president told reporters in Istanbul before his d...


Supreme Court order today on fate of judge 'bribery' pleas

The order was earlier passed by a bench of two judges comprising J Chelameswar , the senior most Judge after CJI and S Abdul Nazeer to hear a case of alleged...


Donald Trump Jr. Corresponded With WikiLeaks During The 2016 Campaign

On October 12, 2016 , it wrote, "There's many great stories the press are missing and we're sure some of your follows [sic] will find it..." The Atlantic f...


Hampshire Police joining national firearms surrender

That's why we're offering people this opportunity to safely hand in their unwanted weapons which, if in the wrong hands, could be deadly. " Thankfully, gun cr...


Zimbabwe army chief warns Mugabe's party that military may intervene after sackings

Analysts had warned that the sacking would spark repercussions beyond Mugabe's control. Mnangagwa was sacked from both government and the party last week, and...


DC Comics fires Superman editor Eddie Berganza following sexual misconduct allegations

A third woman, who chose to remain anonymous for fear of retaliation, said Berganza forcibly kissed her in a hotel bar in 2012 when she was attending a comics c...


Russian State Duma to Draft Bill Including Media in Foreign Agents Law

In its January 2016 assessment of Russian interference, the intelligence community said RT was part of the Kremlin's influence campaign to sway the last USA e...