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U.S. vice president Pence wraps up visit to Japan

South Korea will start mass-producing the missiles with two types of launch systems - inclined and vertical - next year after a seven-year project led by the Agency for Defense Development, according to the Defense Acquisition Program Administration....

Hopping to it: 100 children scramble for eggs filled with candy, prizes

While most eggs were filled with chocolate, some were "special" and could be redeemed for various prizes, from Dairy Queen cones to Easter baskets, she said. For some parents, Easter's religious importance is still part of that tradition. There are t...

Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

It will call on the departments of Labor, Justice, Homeland Security and State to crack down on what the official called "fraud and abuse" in the U.S. That program allows employers to go outside the USA workforce to find workers with "highly speciali...

US aircraft carrier to reach waters near NKorea next week

A highly-criticized NBC report citing unnamed intelligence officials claimed the USA would launch a preemptive strike on North Korea if signs of an imminent nuclear test were detected. North Korea rolled out a few missiles in a military parade an...

'Who paid for' rallies seeking release of tax returns

And last October, The New York Times reported that Trump had declared a US$916 million loss on his 1995 federal tax return, citing three pages of documents from the return. Demonstrators who participated in Tax Day protests across the country Satur...

Japan PM: NKorea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

Tong Zhao, an analyst with the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, told CNN that "it appears technically possible to put chemical weapon agents including nerve agents such as VX or sarin in the warhead of a ballistic missile". "Ballistic mi...

Hundreds of Palestinians held by Israel launch hunger strike

More than 1,300 Palestinian prisons have joined in the hunger strike. According to Palestinian authorities and the advocacy group Addameer, some 500 of them are held under administrative detention which means they are jailed without charge or tria...

Teenage girl dies after shark attack in Western Australia

The girl, who had lost a lot of blood, was in critical condition when taken to Esperance Hospital where she later died of her injuries. West Australian police on Monday afternoon confirmed a female patient was being treated on the beach at Bandy ...

Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

The Trump administration has chosen not to brand China a currency manipulator in an official report, reversing one of the president's most prominent campaign promises on trade. The designation means there will be intense talks between the USA and the...

New York Times Wins Pulitzer For Reporting On Putin's Power Plays

The Pulitzer Prizes were revealed Monday, and many of this year's prizewinners shared one thing in common: they've all been the target of insults from President Donald Trump. The gripping "Blood in the Water: The Attica Uprising of 1971 and its Le...

FBI Reportedly Got Court Order To Monitor Trump Adviser's Communications

Former Trump foreign policy adviser Carter Page on Thursday could not say definitively whether he spoke to Russian officials during Donald Trump's presidential campaign a year ago about the possibility of easing US sanctions against Russia.

Trump says North Korea problem 'will be taken care of'

After an uptick in recent months, recent satellite images show excavation work and water pumping appears to have stopped, Liu and Bermudez said, indicating to them that a test may be imminent. "It's not the DPRK but the USA and Trump that makes troub...

Trudeau Proposes Bill To Legalize Recreational Pot

People will also be permitted to grow up to four plants at home. Under the new regime, the federal government will license marijuana producers, while the provinces will be in charge of distributing and selling the product to Canada's adult market.

The US intercepted communications that preceded Syria's chemical-weapons attack

But since Trump came to office in January, ties have chilled, and the fallout from the alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria has thrown them into crisis. Putin left some unsure whether the meeting was going to happen, after he left Tillerson, a ...

Not as warm, but still mild this afternoon with sunshine

Saturday looks to remain dry, but we can not completely rule out an isolated shower Sunday afternoon, but overall Easter weekend looks to be very nice! There will be a chance of a thundershower or two in northwestern sections of New Hampshire late...

Pay day loan firm Wonga suffers data breach affecting up to 270000

The theft is of personal data such as names, email addresses, phone numbers and bank account numbers. Errol Damelin's short-term loan company Wonga.com has been hit by a major data breach, with personal data - including bank account details - for a...

U.S. soldier killed during op against ISIS in Afghanistan

The soldier was mortally wounded while helping Afghan forces conduct operations against Khorasan, the local branch of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, Navy Capt. Despite their losses, the ISIS loyalists have claimed responsibility for high-profil...

Russian Federation slams United Kingdom for Syria support

The nature of the substance used has not been confirmed, and Syria has insisted it would not and has not used chemical weapons. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran's Hassan Rouhani said in a phone call that aggressive USA actions against Syri...

Russia sends warship to Syria amid feud with US

The US strike on Shayrat Airbase in Syria killed 14 people including nine innocent civilians, the governor of Homs told RT. The Syrian army had said earlier that six people were killed in the strike on the base - the first time that the U.S.

Sheikh Hasina visit: India commits $500 million credit for Bangladesh military

Stressing that the deal was "important" for India-Bangladesh ties, Modi assured India's commitment to the issue. The treaty calls for 50:50 sharing of the waters of River Teesta between West Bengal and Bangladesh during the lean season. The Indian pr...

1 person dead after shooting near mall in South Florida

No one was being sought in connection with the shooting, Perez said. Alvaro Zabaleta of the Miami-Dade Police Department says detectives have responded to the scene of the shooting in Coral Gables that resulted in one death. The police department s...

Dallas looking at why emergency sirens sounded in error

Dallas's fire dispatch and its office of emergency management pulled the plug on the sirens, after more than an hour and a half of blaring, at about 1:20 a.m. When it finally happens, the end of the world will likely begin like this: with wailing s...

Samsung Launches Galaxy C7 Pro @ Rs. 27990 In India

The dual-SIM smartphone offers 4G, LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Global Positioning System as connectivity options. Regarding battery power, Galaxy C7 Pro is fueled by a rather large non-removable Li-Ion 3,300 mAh batter that's been fitted with fas...

Concerned about White House infighting, Trump eyes shake-up

He actually said 'cuck, ' as in "cuckservative, '" a term often used on social media and generally online by the alt-right, a political movement, coined by white nationalist Richard Spencer, composed loosely of anti-establishment conservatives who al...

Russia ups ante by freezing communications with US in Syria

Tomahawk missiles fired from the USS Porter and USS Ross struck the airstrip, aircraft and fuel stations on the air base, which the Pentagon says was used to store chemical weapons. Russia's President Putin said on Friday morning that the strike had ...

Vast Wealth Held By Trump's Top Aides, Documents Show

Mr Spicer described the business people who had joined the administration as "very blessed and very successful", and said the disclosure forms would show that they had set aside "a lot" to go into public service. Kushner's disclosure document also ...

South Africa's ANC stands by Zuma, rejects calls for president to quit

The African National Congress has ruled South Africa for 23 years, ever since the end of apartheid and the first free election in 1994. "We won't recall President Jacob Zuma because opposition parties say so". Gordhan's speech was greeted with loud...

Modi speaks to Putin, condoles deaths in Russian Metro blast

Petersburg, said investigators were looking into whether the explosion on the train was a terror attack or if there might have been some other cause. The worst was the bombing of a Metrojet airliner enroute to St. Petersberg from Sharm el-Sheikh, E...

Russian Federation bans 'gay clown' picture of Putin

In list of illegal photographs, the photograph was described as a "man resembling the president whose makeup hints at the Russian president's allegedly nonstandard sexual orientation". Those include an article about a theoretical coup, which landed...

White House slams media over Russian Federation questions

The Post story alleges that the Trump administration blocked Yates from testifying, likely because of what she planned to say about Michael Flynn, the former Trump national security advisor who misled Vice President Mike Pence about his communicatio...

Girl Found Living With Monkeys in Indian Forest

According to a report , the girl was found when senior inspector Suresh Yadav was patrolling the Motipur range. Notably, the girl was found to be comfortable in the company of the apes. "From her behaviour, it appears that she had been with the mo...

EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops

EPA will hold a public hearing on this proposed rule on April 19, 2017, to solicit input on the proposed delay of the effective date. "We will be going back and asking the court to order EPA to take action now, rather than in five more years".

Michael Flynn in talks with Congress, wary of prosecution

About 300 people protested on the sidewalk outside the event, which was closed to media. We need your support to keep our talented reporters, editors and photographers holding government accountable, looking out for the public interest, and separatin...

Chelsea Clinton is in no hurry to get into politics

No, Chelsea, we don't all need to ask ourselves that question - particularly you. "I clearly don't agree with our president", she said on CBS Tuesday. "I think to run for public office, though, a few things have to be true", she said. "I really am ...

Manafort pushes back on report he worked to help Putin's government

A White House spokeswoman says, "We do not feel it's appropriate to comment on someone who is not an employee at the White House". At the time, U.S. "My work for Mr Deripaska did not involve representing Russian political interests". A 2005 memo ...

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Interpol president reported missing during trip to China

FILE - In this July 4, 2017 file photo, Interpol President, Meng Hongwei, delivers his opening address at the Interpol World congress in Singapore. After being elected as the h...

John Paul Stevens says Kavanaugh shouldn't be on Supreme Court

When asked his opinion on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh , whom Stevens had once lauded, he said his views have changed after watching Kavanaugh's hearing. Although a lifelong ...

Melania Trump Shows of Dance Moves in Kenya

The first lady laughed after one elephant in the group of 18 made a sudden move and she momentarily lost her footing. After petting one baby elephant, Trump was nudged by the el...

Pompeo to meet Kim Jong Un in fresh visit

In the September 19 written statement, Pompeo had announced talks with North Korean officials involving him and newly appointed USA envoy Stephen Biegun. After a summit between...

'Unsafe and Unprofessional': Chinese warship sails within 45 yards of Navy destroyer

It is now routine for British , Japanese , Australian , and US ships to sail the area, disregarding incessant warnings and orders from Chinese military officials who call w...

Melania Trump recycles $595 Veronica Beard jacket in Ghana

The Cape Coast castle , now a monument, has attracted world dignitaries including Trump's predecessor, America's first black president Barack Obama , his wife, Michelle, and thei...

Trump mocks woman who accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault

The president's comments were similar to those of his son, Donald Trump Jr., who told the Daily Mail he was more concerned about how his sons will be affected by the #MeToo mo...

USA ends diplomatic visas for United Nations same-sex partners

In a statement published on its website on October 1, the State Department has warned: "Effective immediately, USA embassies and consulates will adjudicate visa applications tha...

White House tells Federal Bureau of Investigation it can talk to anyone about Kavanaugh

The president faced accusations of sexual misconduct from several women before he was elected. While Democrats have said they hope to keep delaying Kavanaugh's nomination unt...

Republicans’ prosecutor for Kavanaugh hearing says she wouldn’t lay criminal charges

Trump didn't discuss whether he might release the written scope of work. And some of our colleagues said that, 'We'll be back here one week from now. "W$3 hy not agree to a one-wee...

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Paws for peace - North Korea's Kim sends two dogs across DMZ

Paws for peace - North Korea's Kim sends two dogs across DMZ

Ri's comments at the UN General Assembly were toned down from a year ago , when North Korea and the United States exchanged sharp words that had the world anxious the two sides co...

White House denies ‘micromanaging’ Kavanaugh probe

White House denies ‘micromanaging’ Kavanaugh probe

Senate Republican leaders agreed Friday to delay a final vote on Kavanaugh to allow time for an investigation by the FBI at the request of Arizona Sen. Don McGahn is the current ...

Flights, Trains Canceled as Typhoon Hits Japan

Flights, Trains Canceled as Typhoon Hits Japan

A woman in her 60s was missing in Miyazaki prefecture, southern Japan , after she was washed away in a paddy irrigation channel, according to NHK. About 320 domestic and global ...

SC lifts ban on women entering Sabarimala

SC lifts ban on women entering Sabarimala

However, he plans on having a discussion regarding the matter with the government as well as the temple's board. Padmakumar said that women devotees will have to cope with the fa...

Judiciary Democrats Demand Kavanaugh Hearing Be Postponed Over Allegations

Judiciary Democrats Demand Kavanaugh Hearing Be Postponed Over Allegations

Add Supreme Court as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Supreme Court news, video , and analysis from ABC News . But at least a hint of doubt has crept in. "They cou...