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Turkey Vows To Press On With Syria Offensive

Turkey Vows To Press On With Syria Offensive

Vehicles evacuating following Turkish artillery bombardment near the Afrin crossing in the northern Syrian region, after Syrian pro-government forces entered the region. Speaking at a joint news con...

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Palestinians attack Qatari aid official in Gaza

Palestinians attack Qatari aid official in Gaza

Israeli war jets carried out a series of intensive airstrikes on Hamas and Islamic Jihad posts, training facilities, weapons storehouses, and one tunnel that was going from Gaza into Israel. Hostiliti...

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Supreme Court declines to hear case on California gun law

Supreme Court declines to hear case on California gun law

He said that California made no "attempt to defend a 10-day waiting period", and noted that the background-check process creates a natural 24-hour waiting period for 80 percent of purchasers. In the...

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Mueller Team Looking At Kushner Contacts With Foreign Investors

Mueller Team Looking At Kushner Contacts With Foreign Investors

Jared Kushner is reportedly pushing back on efforts to rein in the flow of information among White House staffers who do not have a full security clearance . One week after Mr Trump's Nov 8, 2016, ele...

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Netanyahu to Polish PM: Holocaust comment unacceptable

Netanyahu to Polish PM: Holocaust comment unacceptable

Others cooperated for money and improved living conditions, from opportunism, fear and, finally, to protect themselves and their families. Earlier in the day, Morawiecki spokeswoman Joanna Kopcinska...

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Netanyahu accuses Abbas of 'running away from peace'

Netanyahu accuses Abbas of 'running away from peace'

Abbas, Erekat said by way of defense, has "led the peace process and promoted the principle of the two-state solution". US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, and ...

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United States of America rip Slovakia to reach Olympic ice hockey quarters

United States of America rip Slovakia to reach Olympic ice hockey quarters

But they insist they are playing better each game and hope to be hitting their stride at the right time . "It was a little bit of a scary thing for me kind of losing feeling in your body for a little...

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Presidents' Day Quiz: Can You Put the US Presidents In Order?

Presidents' Day Quiz: Can You Put the US Presidents In Order?

Columbus Day, Memorial Day and Veterans Day were also moved from their traditionally designated dates. In Pennsylvania and New Jersey, the holiday is referred to as " Presidents Day ". The White H...

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Turkey dismisses claims of chemical weapons use

Turkey dismisses claims of chemical weapons use

A doctor at Afrin's main hospital tells The Associated Press that the facility was treating six people who had been poisoned who arrived Friday night from the village of Arandi after it was attacked...

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Parkland Shooting Copycat Threats Result In School Lockdowns, Arrests

Parkland Shooting Copycat Threats Result In School Lockdowns, Arrests

Other Twitter users tweeted their disgust that the photo had been politicized. The FBI admitted on Friday that a person close to Nikolas Cruz , a 19-year-old former student, reached out to the ...

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Germany's Merkel brings possible successor to Berlin

Germany's Merkel brings possible successor to Berlin

German Chancellor Angela Merkel put forward on Monday her close ally Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, premier of the tiny western state of Saarland, to take over as secretary general of her Christian Democ...

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Venezuela launches cryptocurrency called Petro

Venezuela launches cryptocurrency called Petro

Officials say the so-called petro is backed by Venezuela's crude oil reserves, the largest in the world. "On Tuesday, there will be quite a few announcements about the start of the process", Ven...

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Don Jr.'s business trip to India raises eyebrows

Don Jr.'s business trip to India raises eyebrows

The organisation has five projects in India, making it the brand's largest market outside the United States. The White House, asked if Donald Trump Jr's trip gave even an appearance of a conflict of...

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American Who Stole Terracotta Warrior's Thumb Must Be 'Severely Punished', China Says

American Who Stole Terracotta Warrior's Thumb Must Be 'Severely Punished', China Says

An affidavit filed in federal court earlier this month accused Michael Rohanna, a 24-year-old DE man, of breaking off and stealing the thumb from a loaned terracotta statue called " The Cavalryman "...

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Trump Is The Worst President, Expert Ranking Survey Reveals On Presidents' Day

Trump Is The Worst President, Expert Ranking Survey Reveals On Presidents' Day

According to the Boise State University website, the Presidents & Executive Politics Section of the American Political Science Association is the foremost organization of social science experts in pre...

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7th grader shoots self in bathroom at Jackson Memorial Middle School: UPDATES

7th grader shoots self in bathroom at Jackson Memorial Middle School: UPDATES

A press conference is scheduled for 2 p.m. The school district said a Jackson Memorial Middle School student suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound and Safety Services were called to ...

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Ontario PCs boot Patrick Brown from caucus. Then he enters leadership race

Ontario PCs boot Patrick Brown from caucus. Then he enters leadership race

The party's next leader, who will have to hit the ground running ahead of a June 7 provincial election, will be announced March 10 following days of electronic voting under a preferential ballot syste...

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Boko Haram Kills 15 In Borno

Boko Haram Kills 15 In Borno

Mr Garga, further noted that the bodies of the victims have been deposited at the mortuary while the injured have been taken to the Konduga General Hospital. The National Emergency Management Emergenc...

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Israel versus Iran, Hezbollah and Syria

Israel versus Iran, Hezbollah and Syria

An Israeli helicopter shot down a stealth spy drone that crossed Israel's border February 10. By 2015 Hezbollah had a full-blown advanced drone base operating in Lebanon, in 2017 Iranian allies an...

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New Mexico House OKs income tax credit for rooftop solar

New Mexico House OKs income tax credit for rooftop solar

A rebound in the oil and natural gas sectors is providing a windfall to the state after two years of austere budgeting. House Bill 19 would stiffen penalties for violent felons caught with a firea...

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Tillerson, Erdogan Had Productive Conversation: US Spokesman

Tillerson, Erdogan Had Productive Conversation: US Spokesman

Earlier, Turkey proposed to the U. The discussions were expected to cover several proposals for improving cooperation along the border area. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met President T...

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Austrian Snowboarder Breaks Neck in Crash at 2018 Olympics

Austrian Snowboarder Breaks Neck in Crash at 2018 Olympics

His head snapped back and hit the snow and his goggles flew off. Schairer's accident robbed him of his chances at medaling in the event, but everyone who saw him courageously finish the race knows h...

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Senators strike deal on DACA and immigration, but its fate remains unclear

Senators strike deal on DACA and immigration, but its fate remains unclear

Trump and his allies have demanded steep cuts to legal visa categories in exchange for protecting Dreamers, but Democrats and some moderate Republicans have refused to cave. Democrats reject those pr...

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Tillerson breaks protocol, meets Erdogan without translator

Tillerson breaks protocol, meets Erdogan without translator

Tillerson will meet this morning Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu who was the only other official present at the meeting and acted as translator, United States sources said. The tensions with Turkey ...

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Bannon ordered back on Capitol Hill for Russian Federation probe interview

Bannon ordered back on Capitol Hill for Russian Federation probe interview

Adam Schiff (D-CA), as saying Thursday. CNN reported Thursday that Bannon claimed to have been instructed by the White House to invoke executive privilege in response to a broad range of question...

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North Korean pair skaters disappointed in finish but 'proud to have participated'

North Korean pair skaters disappointed in finish but 'proud to have participated'

Your editorial "The Pyongyang Olympics" (Feb. 12), which claims "the one leader that behaved with dignity this weekend is Mr. Pence", is a slap in the face of South Korea's President Moon Jae-In. As i...

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Ethiopia prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigns

Ethiopia prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigns

Since 2015, Ethiopia has been in a political turmoil as a large number of people have been protesting against the government and demanding political freedom and economic justice. Most of the released ...

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Nepal to choose new president on 5 March

Nepal to choose new president on 5 March

President Bidhya Devi Bhandari administered oath of office and secrecy to Oli along with two ministers, Lalbabu Pandit and Tham Maya Thapa. Deuba handed power to a new government after completing...

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Ahed Tamimi remains in Israeli prison as

Ahed Tamimi remains in Israeli prison as "trial" adjourned

Palestinians subject to Israel's policy of "administrative detention", by which suspects can be held indefinitely without trial or charge, have announced plans to "boycott" Israeli military courts...

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Second federal judge halts DACA termination

Second federal judge halts DACA termination

The decision adds a second layer of judicial impediment to efforts by the administration to bring those same protections to a halt. Bruno Yupanqui, a DACA recipient who studied at Liberty and now ...

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NASCAR Cup Series: 2018 preseason driver power rankings

NASCAR Cup Series: 2018 preseason driver power rankings

Denny Hamlin will join Bowman on the front row after reaching 195.092 miles per hour during his qualifying run. "We knew we were going for the pole, that's what we're here to do", Bowman said. But ...

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'US attempting to wash its hands of Iraq smacks of historical irresponsibility'

'US attempting to wash its hands of Iraq smacks of historical irresponsibility'

About $22 billion is required in the short term and another $66 billion in the medium term, the director-general of the country's planning ministry, Qusay Adulfattah, told the conference , which last...

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Arizona woman wakes up with British accent

Arizona woman wakes up with British accent

In this current episode, however, the British accent has persisted for about two years, she said . "They send in the psychiatrist at hospital and make sure you're not a loon". After eight days, d...

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Valentine's Day spending expected to reach $19.6 billion

Valentine's Day spending expected to reach $19.6 billion

Although many romantic still buy flowers for their sweethearts, there is still a segment of people who gift flowers to even friends, and other people, according to Anmol Bajaj of Plush who says, "Peop...

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US Secretary of State says Washington backs Egypt in fight against terrorism

US Secretary of State says Washington backs Egypt in fight against terrorism

During the conference, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that if communities in Iraq and Syria can not return to normal life, "we risk the return of conditions that allowed ISIS to take and...

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3 injured in shooting outside NSA in Maryland, suspect arrested

3 injured in shooting outside NSA in Maryland, suspect arrested

The NSA said the situation is under control and there is no ongoing safety or security threat. WBAL radio traffic reporter Jim Russ said three victims alive and a police officer is among them....

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Dan Coats Says

Dan Coats Says "America Is Under Attack" From Russian Cyber Threats

Coats said informed this to lawmakers during a Congressional hearing on world wide threats organised by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence. King implored Trump to combat the Russian threat,...

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Seaside Park Bomber Sentenced to Multiple Life Terms

Seaside Park Bomber Sentenced to Multiple Life Terms

The verdict resulted in a mandatory life sentence . Rahimi let other inmates view the items on his laptop and gave them electronic copies, Kim's letter said. "(Another inmate) asked me how are we g...

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Michelle Obama's Dress in Her Portrait Has a Deep Political Message

Michelle Obama's Dress in Her Portrait Has a Deep Political Message

The former president's was commissioned from Kehinde Wiley; the first lady's from Amy Sherald . The gallery has a complete collection of presidential portraits . Michelle is a great-great-grandd...

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Zuma defiant till the end as party moves to recall him

Zuma defiant till the end as party moves to recall him

The party's national executive committee met Monday to discuss Zuma's future in a meeting which lasted eight hours until the early of hours of Tuesday morning. "The investigations and action simpl...

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