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Trump slams China, Russia in security strategy

However, in the last few weeks, top Pakistani diplomats based in the United States have gone on a diplomatic overdrive to sell its narrative and have accused th...


Philippines President is 'For' Same-Sex Marriage

A 2013 Pew Research Poll found that 73 percent of Filipinos said homosexuality should be accepted by society. The newspaper noted Duterte told a group of Fi...


Penn National Gaming will acquire Pinnacle Entertainment in $2.8 billion deal

Pinnacle shareholders will receive $20 and 42% of a pinnacle share, or about $32.47 per share based on Penn National's Friday closing price. If the agreement is...


Jayalalithaa's videos from hospital released ahead of RK Nagar bypoll

The 20-second clipping shows Jayalalithaa sipping a "juice" with her left hand. The clip has been released by Vetrivel, a lawmaker supporting TTV Dhinakaran. ...


China, Russia denounce U.S. strategic report

But China's foreign ministry criticised the strategy report , saying Washington should "abandon outdated notions". "We call on the United States to stop dist...


DJ killed in stage collapse at Brazil music festival

In a statement , the festival said: "We are grieving. Our priority is to assist the wounded and their families", Atmosphere dance music festival organisers...


Man Shot by Police at Minneapolis City Hall

The BCA is investigating the incident and conducting interviews. Arradondo said investigators will look into how the man got a weapon into City Hall. "The off...


Sen. Durbin visits West Side school, urges Congress to pass Dream Act

DACA protects undocumented immigrants - known as DREAMers - brought to the USA before age 16 attending school or serving in the military who have not committe...


Aussie man arrested in Bali on drug charge

The accused, believed to be from Queensland, appeared before reporters at a media conference in Indonesia on Tuesday alongside two other foreigners from Malaysi...


Sarah Sanders: Dems should have been 'begging' to participate in tax reform

Trump departed from roughly 40 years of tradition for presidential candidates by refusing to release his tax returns during the 2016 campaign. On Tuesday, Sande...


Yemen rebels fire ballistic missile on Saudi Arabia capital, state TV reports

The Houthis' al-Masirah TV said the missile targeted a meeting of Saudi leaders at the al-Yamama Palace, BBC reported . The Houthis for their part have fir...


Saudi Arabia: Women can drive motorbikes and trucks, not just cars

The grand entrance to Chateau Louis XIV. On the Saudi side, the meeting was attended by the king's son, Prince Khalid bin Salman, who is the Saudi ambassador ...


Trump, US's May discuss 'different positions' on Jerusalem in phone call

The read-out said they agreed on the "vital importance of reopening humanitarian and commercial access" to prevent starvation and alleviate the suffering of inn...


U.S. short of options to punish North Korea for serious cyberattack

Whatever the motivation, the public declaration of blame by Washington reflects growing concern over North Korea's cyber capabilities that appear all the more t...


Shots fired during RAF Mildenhall incident

Officers said the man was detained with cuts and bruises but no other people were injured. Britain's Ministry of Defence said it was aware of an incident at t...


Will Trump Pardon Michael Flynn? The President Says "We'll See What Happens"

Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, wrote to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein demanding a fuller explanation for Page's ...


Couple tried selling kids for money and drugs, police say

The Sheriff's Department had announced the December 14 arrests of the Lancaster, California couple on Monday, saying they had tried to sell or give away their ...


Royal Caribbean cruise ship passengers among dead, injured in Mexico bus crash

The bus was reportedly en route to the Chacchoben ruins. The dead include one child, the agency said in a statement . Martin said investigators were working ...


Calls for a recount shake up the ANC's 54th elective conference

Mchunu's chief campaigner and lobbyist, Jomo Sibiya confirmed that the pro-Ramaphosa faction was meeting earlier on Tuesday to consider the issue. The so-call...


McMaster: 'I don't think we can tolerate' a nuclear North Korea

When asked whether Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's high profile disagreements with President Donald Trump undermine him when working overseas, McMaster sai...