Former CIA director John Brennan on Friday criticized as "disgraceful" President Donald Trump's efforts to play down U.S. intelligence agencies' assessment that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S. electio
Court warns naming alternative justices 'illegal', can lead to jail time
The largest city on New Zealand's south island has declared a state of emergency amid a severe storm which has already seen hundreds of homes evacuated across the Pacific island nation, highways cut a
Poland is giving the government sweeping powers over its judiciary, a move that is rattling European Union leaders but hasn’t shifted voters much at home.
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine lawmakers on Saturday voted to extend martial law on the southern island of Mindanao until the end of the year, giving President Rodrigo Duterte extra time to quell a reb
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - The son of Taliban leader Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada died on Thursday carrying out a suicide attack in the province of Helmand in southern Afghanistan, one of the ins
The list shows the suspects' names, the date ISIS recruited them, their last likely address including the mosque at which they have been praying while away fighting, their mother's name and
RED DEER, Alta. - Albertans will find out today whether the province's two right-of-centre political parties will merge into one to try and defeat Premier Rachel Notley's NDP government.
An errant US airstrike has killed 12 Afghan National Police officers who were fighting the Taliban and wounded two others.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has joked about the hype over President Trump’s meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin, suggesting there may have been several inconsequential meetings b
Notwithstanding decrease in armed provocations in Donbas conflict zone, one Ukrainian soldier was killed in one shelling, and two more were injured, as ATO Headquarters inform. In the last 24 hours mi
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian warplanes carried out air strikes on Saturday against Islamic State in an area of countryside east of Raqqa and close to where U.S.-backed forces operate, Syrian state TV rep
Audi intends to reduce overall emissions
A member of staff has died after suffering serious injuries in an incident before a race at Haydock, in England.
Incident took place yesterday as Afghan security forces were clearing village of Taliban element
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will help commission the USS Gerald R. Ford, a $12.9 billion warship that after delays and cost overruns will officially be turned over to the Navy. Trump, wh
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans aren’t usually big on raising taxes, but they’re really eager to eliminate the federal deduction for state and local taxes. Why? A look at the states that be
The US says it will investigate the incident in Helmand, where 16 policemen were reportedly killed.
British high street chemist Boots has said it is "truly sorry" for the way it responded to a campaign calling for it to cut the price of emergency contraception and announced it is looking for cheaper
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A chimney and a cinder block wall is all that’s left standing among rubble that was a house Miki Crawford and her family called home for 22 years after a wildfire raced th
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s eldest son and his former campaign chairman won’t testify publicly next week and are instead discussing being privately interviewed by a Senate
Trump urged Iran to return Robert Levinson, an American former law enforcement officer who disappeared more than 10 years ago.
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sean Spicer abruptly resigned Friday over President Donald Trump’s decision to tap a camera-ready financier to lead the beleaguered White House com
KOS, Greece (AP) — Hundreds of residents and tourists on the eastern Greek island of Kos have spent the night sleeping outdoors in parks, olive groves or in their cars, a night after a powerful earth
The American committee that screens foreign investments is holding up high-profile acquisitions involving Chinese companies amid concern about the risks they might pose to U.S. national security.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Both sides in the abortion fight raging in Kentucky agree on one thing: The stakes are as high as ever in a state that could become the first in the nation without an abortion
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Alfred Allen can often be seen cruising around town or down the Latah Trail in Moscow in his recumbent quad, shiny streamers flapping in the wind. Other times he can be found par
The Chinese destroyer, frigate and supply ship will spend a week training with the Russian navy off Kaliningrad, a highly militarised Russian exclave.
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - On a pontoon bridge connecting East and West Mosul, residents of a city shattered by the battle to expel Islamic State cross back and forth trying to rebuild their lives from t
He compared chat names used in the Internet with the use of pseudonyms when he trained at spy school to become a KGB agent.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California woman at the center of a contentious legal battle over custody of her out-of-control daughter tried her best to take care of the teen. She looked for the girl each t
It was a "tough, tough decision" but "absolutely not a sop to the Russians," Tony Thomas said at a forum in Aspen, Colorado.
Egypt faces an Islamist insurgency led by the Islamic State group in the Sinai Peninsula, where hundreds of soldiers and police have been killed since 2013.
BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese government housing vice-minister has lodged a $10 million defamation lawsuit against controversial billionaire Guo Wengui in New York over claims made by the exiled tycoo