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Jun 14 2017

Interior head suggests reducing Bears Ears National Monument

Zinke said in a press conference Monday that he spent a lot of time in Utah speaking with the people about Bears Ears - which was declared a monument in December by th...

Jun 14 2017

US ambassador to Qatar to step down amid diplomatic crisis

Last month, the website of Qatar's official news agency was allegedly hacked by unknown individuals who reportedly published statements falsely attributed to its emir, Sh...

Jun 14 2017

SKorea leader proposes Asian nations co-host 2030 World Cup

Moon said soccer is South Koreans' most favorite sport and that he personally believes it is one of the most equal and democratic sports. The news follows a suggestion ...

Jun 14 2017

Wonder Woman cast speak about how important a female superhero is

Wonder Woman had a $100.5 million debut, making it (by leaps and bounds) the biggest opening for a film directed by a woman in the history of cinema. It comes after Je...

Jun 14 2017

Bernie Sanders 'impressed' by United Kingdom candidate Jeremy Corbyn

This unexpected scenario has prompted two big questions to hang over British politics for the past week or so. "I'm not going to make any excuses for the experience you...

Jun 14 2017

Merkel Expects Brexit to Proceed as Scheduled After UK Vote

He added: "Parliament should require ministers to explain, one by one and day by day, how each proposal that emerges from the negotiations serves Britain's national inter...

Jun 14 2017

Donald Trump '100%' willing to testify under oath on James Comey

Mueller III, who is running the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible coordination with the Trump campaign. Comey was unabashed about ...

Jun 14 2017

Germany Sees UK Nationals Dash for Citizenship as Brexit Looms

The number of Brits taking German citizenship soared previous year, according to new statistics . "The link to Brexit seems clear", said Ostatistics. Almost 60 percent...

Jun 14 2017

Tillerson warns against steps that cut off talks with Russia

The deal would also give Congress 30 days-or 60 days around the August recess-to review and potentially block Trump from lifting or relaxing Russian Federation sanction...

Jun 14 2017

Ex-journalist pleads guilty in Jewish threats case

The harassment culminated in the series of threats, including bomb threats, to Jewish community centers and other organizations between July 2016 to February 2017, accord...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

What time: The hearing begins at 2:30 p.m. ET. Shortly after the meeting , Comey said he confronted Sessions , saying that had become increasingly uneasy about...

Jun 14 2017

Korea suggest regional bloc hosts for 2030 World Cup

North Korea says it has moved closer to test-firing an intercontinental ballistic missile with the potential of hitting the US mainland. A North Korean drone spied o...

Jun 14 2017

United Kingdom exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority

May visited Queen Elizabeth II and announced her plan to form a coalition government between her Conservative Party and the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Irelan...

Jun 14 2017

NI women went to England for abortions in 2016

Ann Furedi of the British Pregnancy Advisory Service, one of the biggest abortion providers, said: 'These figures illustrate that women need access to good abortion ser...

Jun 13 2017

Puerto Rico votes to become US state

President Trump has made it clear that he will not bail the island out. Puerto Rico declared a form of bankruptcy on May 3 , owing its creditors $73 billion. "I don'...

Jun 13 2017

Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government

Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said on the Andrew Marr show he believed the Conservative Party and the DUP will be able to hold together in government. It reads: 'T...

Jun 13 2017

Middlesbrough appoint new manager

Monk, 38, left Leeds on 25 May after being unable to "reach an agreement" with new owner Andrea Radrizzani . Monk stunned Leeds last month by quitting after a sevent...

Jun 13 2017

Macron's party set to win in French parliamentary elections

She pointed to the fact that only around 49 percent of the electorate cast a ballot on Sunday - the lowest level in a parliamentary election in France for six decades. ...

Jun 13 2017

Defense chief: North Korea a 'clear and present danger'

Previously it was thought that China would only consider new sanctions on Pyongyang if North Korea conducted a long-range missile launch or another nuclear test. Stil...

Jun 13 2017

Northern Ireland party agrees to May's minority government

It is one of the few times the monarch is permitted to enter Parliament. The British currency lost as much as 3 cents against the dollar by Friday as the results confir...