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BC political parties ponder common issues after close vote, possible deals

The legislative minority means the tiny Green party will hold the balance of power as Premier Christy Clark tries to push forward with pipeline expansion plans ...


A Russian embassy is promoting a right-wing murder conspiracy

But Rich's death has become a useful red herring for those interesting in undercutting the Russian hacking narrative. It continues to spread and be poked, pro...


Dutch king reveals double life as an airline pilot for KLM

For the past 21 years, the avid aviator has worked shifts twice a month in smaller Fokker 70 jets. "You have an aircraft, passengers and crew". He said, lau...


Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Julian Assange's lawyer is asking French president Emmanuel Macron to intervene in support of the WikiLeaks founder. United States intelligence agencies hav...


Video Shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Watching Attack on Washington Protesters

Video shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan observing the clashes from a distance. Eleven people were injured, including a police officer , and nin...


Trump tried wooing Comey ... and when that didn't work, he fired him

The release of portions of Comey's memos to the New York Times , which chronicle his interactions with Trump, has shaken portions of the president's Republic...


FBI's Russian Federation probe implicates top White House official

They included media reports that Trump discussed sensitive intelligence on the Islamic State militant group with Russia's foreign minister. Senators said ...


James Comey's father defends son, blasts Trump as 'nuts'

A Washington Post report , citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said a senior Trump adviser is now considered a "person of interest" in the law...


Trump campaign had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians

Advisers to President Trump's 2016 presidential campaign were in contact at least 18 different times with Russian officials or other people with ties to the ...


Kushner called Lockheed CEO about $100B Saudi arms deal

The deal was a welcome sign for Saudi Arabia, which had grown nervous about the strength of its alliance with the United States as President Barack Obama signed...


Saudi Arabia, US Companies Reach $55 Billion In Deals

He declared Trump was being honoured for "his quest to enhance security and stability in the region and around the world". President Donald Trump and first ...


Trump aides knew Flynn was under investigation before he joined White House

Flynn keeps this news to himself for over a month. A White House adviser told Politico that even after Trump chose to fire Flynn, the president speculated t...


Victory Day in Moscow: "No force can enslave Russian people"

Russian President Vladimir Putin showed off ballistic missiles, armored tanks and new aircraft systems at a World War II commemorative parade in Moscow on Tuesd...


China's Xi Jinping seeks to reboot relations with South Korea

China has urged restraint, but as a result of the latest missile test, the Chinese are considering closing the Yalu River Bridge, which is responsible for more ...


Haryana board (BSEH) Class 10 results will not be declared on Saturday

As per the the news agency, this year's result was better than 2016, which saw 62.40 percent students passing the exam. According to Ms Sharda, the evaluation...


AT&T workers in Hawaii join nationwide strike over contract agreement

The main issues workers want addressed are wage increases, affordable health care, job security against outsourcing and a fair scheduling policy. Both the com...


Pemberton Music Festival cancelled, no automatic refunds

CBC News also reports that weakened Canadian currency has hurt the festival's bottom line, saying problems began "when the Canadian dollar was close to par wit...


India should have got consular access to Jadhav: ICJ

The UN court in The Hague said on May 18 that Pakistan should not carry out the death penalty against Kulbhushan Jadhav , pending the outcome of a case ...


5 things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

Despite the strong rhetoric from Marine Le Pen and her increased chance of winning compared to 2012, the market was pricing just around 33 percent probability t...


US Denies Visas To Gay Russians Fleeing Kidnapping And Torture

After reports of gay men in Chechnya being sent to internment camps and murdered, it's now been reported that the USA is turning away gay men seeking refuge....