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May 22 2017

North Korea fires midrange missile in its latest test

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday it was too early to know if the global pressures being exerted on North Korea to discourage its weapons programs were havin...

May 22 2017

British serial killer Ian Brady dies in psychiatric hospital at 79

Brady's lawyer, Robin Makin, told Radio 4's Today programme he would be "very surprised" if the killer had had any useful information about where Keith's body was. Hind...

May 22 2017

King of the Netherlands is literally the flying Dutchman

You can for a brief moment disconnect and concentrate on something else. The Dutch are more used to seeing their Royal Family mixing with the citizens on a daily basis,...

May 22 2017

State Dept. summons Turkish ambassador over DC brawl

On Tuesday, however, things were taken to a whole new level when a video emerged showing a fierce clash between protesters and the bodyguards of Turkish President Rece...

May 22 2017

How Trump's planned visit to the Western Wall spurred controversy

A senior official who attended the cabinet meeting told Israeli newspaper Haaretz that Netanyahu was "furious and blew up at the meeting", after which the Prime Ministe...

May 22 2017

Turkey's Erdogan re-elected as party leader

Erdogan will present his return to the party as the start of a new era for Turkey, but the country's economic and political outlook has deteriorated, according to Wolfang...

May 22 2017

20 killed as Taliban attack police posts in Zabul

The Operation Mercy Swedish non-governmental organization also said a woman from Finland is also missing. Gunmen have stormed a bank in eastern Afghanistan and opened f...

May 22 2017

Dutch King Reveals He's a Secret Commercial Airline Pilot

King Willem-Alexander may really be the flying Dutchman. Although travellers may have recognised the monarch's voice as he updated them on weather conditions and their ...

May 22 2017

General election 2017: Two million register to vote

Please make sure you keep in mind to sign and put your date of birth on your postal vote statement and include it with your postal vote when returning it. How does voting...

May 22 2017

UK general election: Theresa May launches manifesto

Thursday's Tory manifesto launch in Halifax was widely interpreted as a sign of the party's confidence in making gains in the region, while the policies it contained ...

May 22 2017

Emmanuel Macron visits French troops posted to Mali on anti-jihad mission

Emmanuel Macron has heard French people's anger. Paris . New French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe called political parties in France "outdated", and said his gove...

May 22 2017

American climber dies on Everest, Indian missing

In preparing the climbers for the expedition, the Navy has conducted expeditions to various peaks in the country over the past two years. In 2016, Breeze Sharma gained ...

May 22 2017

Turkey: Man detained on US plane just wanted 1st class seat

Authorities confirmed that the flight from Los Angeles was escorted by air force jets following a fracas involving a Turkish national, identified as Anil Uskanil , 25, b...

May 22 2017

Severe storms and heavy rain threat

But, given the snail's pace of this development, most of the day should be fairly nice, with highs in the 70s again. The chance of showers and thunderstorms is at 30 pe...

May 22 2017

Last rebels leave Homs, regime in full control

Since December, the rebels have lost their former bastion of Aleppo and almost all of the areas they controlled in Damascus. The district was the last held by militants i...

May 22 2017

Calls for Brazil's president to resign or be impeached grow

Demonstrators march against Brazil's President Michel Temer, holding banners that reads in Portuguese "Temer Out", and "Elections Now", in Sao Paulo , Brazil, Sunday, Ma...

May 22 2017

Hahn's 64 gives him Nelson lead on a Day of birdie streaks

Regarding his lead, Hahn also said he would not have a sleepless night, even though there were a dozen players within five strokes. "I just like to go home with my wife, ...

May 22 2017

President Trump Denies Asking Comey To Scuttle Flynn Investigation

The Times cited notes from a May 10 Oval Office meeting, the day after Trump fired Comey. That was the White House's position initially after the deputy attorney genera...

May 22 2017

SNL Finale: Dwayne Johnson, Tom Hanks serious about White House run?

After hinting at a potential US presidential run in GQ's comedy issue earlier this month, Dwayne Johnson shed light on his presidential plans while sitting down with Ji...

May 22 2017

Chaffetz resigning from Congress as of June 30

Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah speaks Capitol Hill in Washington. As chairman, Gowdy would lead the House's oversight of President Donald Trump and investigate whether the pres...