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Iran ‘successfully fires’ missile from submarine in Gulf war games

More than 100 vessels took part in the three-day war games in a vast area stretching from the Strait of Hormuz to the Indian Ocean, state media reported . "T...


UK Parliament Must Restore Common Sense to Brexit: Labour Lawmaker

There are signs that a showdown in the Commons on Wednesday will be the "high noon" moment when Parliament forces May to delay the March 29 exit date. Delaying ...


Irish chef flips special burgers for Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam

Andrew Kim told a lecture on Friday at Stanford Universitys Asia Pacific Research Centre, where he is a visiting scholar. Kim is demanding the lifting of pu...


US Officials 'Optimistic' on Reaching Trade Deal with China

Trump declined to provide details, but USA officials long have expressed concerns that China's yuan is undervalued, giving China a trade advantage and partly...


Snow, sleet threaten U.S. East Coast, hinder hundreds of flights

Light to moderate snow will continue to fall through the early afternoon hours. As if travelers didn't have enough to deal with, Winter Storm Quiana is alre...


Trump Says India Looking at Something 'Very Strong' After Pulwama Attack

Following is the text of the letter that the BCCI has written to the ICC in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack . We would like to see it stopped. India ...


Nigeria's Delayed Election Begins with Gunfire and Explosions

Speaking during the Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting Wednesday, the President accused some politicians of flouting money laundering regulations in their d...


Shamima Begum: IS teenager's family challenge citizenship move

Begum was only 15 when she fled east London with two other friends to travel to Syria to marry IS fighters in 2015 at a time when the group's online recruit...


Ninth Lawmaker Quits Britain's Opposition Labour Party

You are pro-Europe, so you fight Brexit. Pollsters now report that it is more likely for voters to self-identify as "leavers" or "remainers" than to don traditi...


Islamic State teen Begum asks United Kingdom to show 'more mercy'

The Home Office reportedly believes that she is entitled to claim citizenship in the south Asian country. Ms Begum has had her United Kingdom citizenship revo...


Michael Cohen’s date to report to prison delayed by two months

Cohen's attorneys requested the delay, citing a need for Cohen recover from recent shoulder surgery and Cohen's upcoming testimony in front of three congression...


Karl Lagerfeld's beloved cat Choupette could inherit his fortune

The seven-year-old puss was often seen browsing on her personal iPad, strengthening her social media presence, and also globetrotting with Lagerfeld and being a...


United States dismisses Putin remarks as 'propaganda'

While Washington says it won't deploy new land-based nuclear weapons in Europe, the USA and its allies are laying the groundwork to deploy new intermediate-rang...


Most Americans Think FBI, DOJ Officials Broke Law by Discussing Trump’s Removal

Trump has often attacked the federal investigations into his campaign's links to Russian Federation as a "witch-hunt" aimed at sabotaging his presidency. Sess...


Several people 'buried' in avalanche at Swiss ski station

Reports in local media suggest as many as 12 people may have been buried. Almost 250 rescue workers, medical team members, police officers and military person...


Roger Stone apologizes to federal judge over Instagram post

It wasn't very long ago that Judge Jackson issued a broad gag order and revoked conditions of release in Trump campaign member's case. Many saw the image as t...


Bernie Sanders announces he is running for U.S. president

Sanders aggressively challenged Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination in 2016, and his focus on economic populism has helped shift the party leftward, a...


Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein expected to resign next month

It was Rosenstein who, following the firing of FBI Director James Comey in May 2017, appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate allegations th...


ISIS down to half a square kilometer in Syria: commander

He joined a large bipartisan US delegation at the conference and addressed the USA fight against Islamic State and the decision to pull troops from Syria. The j...


Japan's PM nominated him for Nobel Peace Prize

President Donald Trump claimed Friday that Japan's prime minister had nominated him for a Nobel Peace Prize for opening a dialogue with North Korea . S...