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North Korean diplomat in Russian Federation for talks on US

The ministry's Mikhail Ulyanov said the country was working "behind the scenes" to find a political solution, but admitted the use of sanctions against North K...


Port Authority workers head to Puerto Rico for relief efforts

This means that foreign vessels can not move between USA ports, including Puerto Rico, explains Fialkoff. Both Duke and Bossert emphasized that federal offici...


Ukip elects Henry Bolton as the party's new leader

On policy, Mr Bolton stressed Islam was "more dominating" than Christianity but said he would ditch Ukip's general election "integration agenda", which focuse...


Nirmala Sitharaman visits troops at the border

This comes as the first visit of Nirmala Sitharaman to the princely state after she assumed office as the Defence Minister. The spokesman further said that th...


Yuriko Koike's new Party of Hope transforms Japan's political landscape

At a press conference Koike pledged to "re-set Japanese politics". The Japan Socialist Party had taken power in the late 1940s, a shift initially welcomed by a ...


South Korea: Return of wartime operational control will scare North

In a separate speech on Thursday, Moon said cooperation with the global community to curb the North's nuclear ambitions was at its highest level ever and called...


Rough first week for Megyn Kelly comes to a close

We worked together the first time and that was comfortable and easy. "Well, thanks", Fonda said. "I think the most important thing comes from the inside a...


UKIP unveil new leader as ex squaddie Henry Bolton

His election was immediately welcomed by Nigel Farage , Ukip's former leader, who had reportedly planned to start a new party if Waters won. Based in Folkest...


State Department Will Not Recognize Kurdish Independence

ET). The efforts of Kurds to attain their own Middle East homeland are ramping up after 92 percent voted for independence. All foreign flights will stop a...


Taxi company Uber goes in search of a new United Kingdom chairman

First is Uber's way of reporting serious crimes. Drivers for the firm, which allows users of its smartphone app to hail a ride anywhere, anytime at budget r...


ISIS leader Baghdadi mocks U.S., references N

The audio, partly dedicated to religious scriptures, came after several reports Baghdadi had been killed. Though the recording is undated, al-Baghdadi mention...


Trump to negotiate with Democrats on healthcare law

Democrats strongly oppose repealing and replacing Obama's signature domestic policy achievement. "But in the meantime, I have that little period of time , I'll...


Puerto Rico: The urgency of now

The Jones Act is a century-old law that requires all goods shipped between US ports be carried on USA owned-and-operated ships and has been central to the cri...


Former Thai PM sentenced to 5 years in rice scheme

As we've reported, "Thai media speculated that she might have fled the country and traveled to Singapore, on her way to to join her brother, former Prime Mini...


Erdogan, Putin to meet in Turkey this week on Iraq, Syria

Moscow sides with Syrian President Bashar Assad while Turkey has supported his foes since the start of the Syrian conflict six years ago. Ankara and Moscow ...


Otto Warmbier's parents: "to say he was in a coma it's unfair"

Gretel Stephens, also notes that his nose and ears show "no remarkable alteration" and that "the teeth are natural and in good fix", contrary to Fred Warmbier'...


DirecTV allowing refunds for NFL Sunday Ticket over national anthem protests

Traditionally, no refunds are handed out for Sunday Ticket once the season begins. The issue has been magnified by tweets from President Donald Trump , who c...


Interpol handcuffs PM's hope of ending anti-Israel automatic majority

While recognizing that moves to gain statehood recognition on the worldwide arena will not resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, APN urges the Israeli gov...


Seven things Saudi women still can't do, despite driving ban lift

The 32-year-old heir to the throne has pushed a program of reform in the country. Other measures included allowing women to attend soccer matches and the in...


Saudi Arabia to allow women drive

Saudi women remain largely under the whim of male relatives due to guardianship laws. Saudi Arabia was the only country in the world where a woman could go to...