Macron's Election Victory Is Only Half The Battle

Marine Le Pen, his far-right opponent in the Presidential runoff, quickly called Macron to concede her defeat after voters rejected her "French-first" nationalism by a large margin. But the far-right National Front was not the only fringe player this... More..

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United Nations Security Council vows sanctions over North Korea's missile test
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

United Nations Security Council vows sanctions over North Korea's missile test

The missile flew 787 km (489 miles) on a trajectory reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 km (1,312 miles), KCNA said . The U.N.'s most powerful body says that North Korea is "greatly increasing tension in the r...More..

British jobless hits 42-year low but wage growth lags behind inflation
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

British jobless hits 42-year low but wage growth lags behind inflation

However, data from the Office for National Statistics showed regular pay rising just 2.1 percent in the three months to March. The figures are a turnaround from last month, when the ONS reported retail sal...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump campaign had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians, sources say

Sergei Kislyak . The previously unknown communications were part of a body of the information now being reviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional investigators who are examining ties b...More..

Chelsea Manning Shows Look as Woman After Prison Release
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Chelsea Manning Shows Look as Woman After Prison Release

After being arrested in 2010, she pursued a transgender rights case in prison and attempted suicide twice previous year, according to her legal team. Leavenworth, Kansas on Wednesday, after being imprisoned sin...More..

Gas Tax Bill Heats Up in Baton Rouge Today
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Gas Tax Bill Heats Up in Baton Rouge Today

The bill's approval comes just weeks after New Orleans made efforts to remove the first of four Confederate monuments across the city. Defenders of the Confederate monuments have argued that removing the...More..

Kate Middleton Is Reportedly 'Worried' About George And Charlotte At Pippa's Wedding
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Kate Middleton Is Reportedly 'Worried' About George And Charlotte At Pippa's Wedding

The church: The wedding will be at St.Mark's Church, Englefield, the local church for the Middleton family estate in Bucklebury, about 50 miles from London, where Pippa was raised. Then again, this is pretty m...More..

Police chief shot in upstate NY; suspect barricaded, cops say
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Police chief shot in upstate NY; suspect barricaded, cops say

Luke's Hospital in Newburgh. Authorities say Anthony Bostick, 28, from Maybrook , exchanged gunfire with the chief inside an apartment on Abby Avenue while Amthor and other police were trying to remove him f...More..

Memorial service, luncheon honor Elgin police officers
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Memorial service, luncheon honor Elgin police officers

Immediately following the ceremony at the courthouse, officials will unveil a plaque in the main lobby of the police station commemorating two Bradenton police officers killed in the line of duty, Steve Bennett...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Congressman calls for Trump's impeachment on House floor

Trent Franks, R-Ariz. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., left, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., right, reacts to questions from reporters about President Donald Trump reportedly sharing classified. Comey ...More..

Putin offers to give Congress notes of Trump's meeting
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Putin offers to give Congress notes of Trump's meeting

Green laid out the case for impeachment earlier this week, pointing to Trump's firing of FBI director James Comey, his subsequent warning that " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our convers...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Paul Ryan on Russian Federation investigation: 'We need the facts'

Mike Flynn, which was a part of the investigation into Trump's possible collusion with Russian Federation. Trump brazenly admitted his rationale was the Russian inquiry and his campaign's ties to it, sidetrac...More..

Syrian opposition seeks extension of current Geneva talks
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Syrian opposition seeks extension of current Geneva talks

Later Wednesday, President Bashar Assad's top envoy met separately with de Mistura inside the compound. The Syrian government forcefully denied it. The HNC has continued to call for the ouster of President ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Irish leader Enda Kenny stepping down as head of his party

Kenny, Ireland's leader since 2011, said he would then stay as head of government for a "brief but appropriate period" while his designated successor holds talks with parties and independents propping up the mi...More..

Kentucky Republican Reps Quiet On Trump's Intel Share With Russia
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Kentucky Republican Reps Quiet On Trump's Intel Share With Russia

On Monday, the Washington Post reported Trump did not disclose the exact source used for the intel, but he provided "code-word information", apparently connected to an ISIS plot related to the use of laptops on...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

We know it happened but we don't know if Spicer, Bannon and Huckabee Sanders were mad about The Washington Post story, whether they were mad about what Donald Trump did or whether they were just exhausted of ...More..

NC senator collapses during race, taken away in ambulance
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

NC senator collapses during race, taken away in ambulance

A Republican from Mecklenburg County, Tillis was born in Jacksonville, Fla., and was an executive with IBM prior to entering the political realm. A race spokesperson told WTVD in Raleigh that Tillis had a se...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

North Korea: Ballistic missile test successful

On Monday, Pyongyang made the extraordinary claim that its latest test proved the country had a rocket capable of carrying a large nuclear warhead and that the USA mainland and its military base on the Pacific ...More..

Three arrested Illini football players suspended, Lovie Smith announces
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Three arrested Illini football players suspended, Lovie Smith announces

Holcombe and Lee were already serving a suspension for violating team rules, according to reports, and they will remain suspended until completion of an investigation into the incident. Conviction of residentia...More..

Syria activists say civilians killed in strike on IS village
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Syria activists say civilians killed in strike on IS village

The U.S. military said in May that coalition strikes in Syria and Iraq had " unintentionally " killed 352 civilians since it launched operations against ISIS in 2014. Staffan de Mistura assured reporters that t...More..