Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

The violence erupted Tuesday night when the government launched a raid to capture Ipsilon Hapilon, who is on Washington's list of most-wanted terrorists. Two civilians were also confirmed killed inside a hospital that the gunmen had occupied on Tues... More..

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NDP gets Green support to form minority government in British Columbia
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

NDP gets Green support to form minority government in British Columbia

NDP Leader John Horgan and B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver. Another one is that any coalition deal between the Greens and the NDP produces a 44-43 split, a situation as fragile as the one Clark faces....More..

Trump to speak at Arlington cemetery on Memorial Day
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump to speak at Arlington cemetery on Memorial Day

The night before the Memorial Day event, Trump tweeted, "I look forward to paying my respects to our courageous men and women on this Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery later this morning". At the ...More..

Teen arrested for murdering recent Dallas high school graduate
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Teen arrested for murdering recent Dallas high school graduate

This time, it didn't work. Family members say Cox had just left a graduation celebration early Sunday morning when he and his friends stopped at a 7-Eleven on Belt Line and Walnut Hill Lane. His bond has not ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

In Texas legislature, tempers flare over immigration crackdown

Protesters also blew whistles and chanted: " Here to stay! " and "Hey, hey, ho, ho, SB4 has got to go", referring to the bill that Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law this month. He said he doesn't buy what Ri...More..

Trump Breaks With Other G7 Nations, Delays Committing to Paris Climate Accord
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump Breaks With Other G7 Nations, Delays Committing to Paris Climate Accord

The leaders of Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, the United States and Italy will be joined by representatives of the European Union and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as well as teams from Ethiop...More..

More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert

The perpetrator, Salman Abedi , had been reported to the authorities by people who knew him amid concern about alleged extremist views - a revelation that will lead to questions as to whether the police and ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

US Exit From Paris Climate Deal 'Stunning Abdication' of Leadership - Pelosi

Two unnamed sources who have "direct knowledge of the decision " told Axios about Trump's decision. She said an announcement would be coming in the next few days and that staff did not want to get ahead ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

A former spokesman for President Barack Obama, Tommy Vietor, had a similar observation when he recalled Obama's press secretary Robert Gibbs observing, "The first rule of spin is that it has to be believable". ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

The German Foreign Ministry says German embassy workers were wounded in the blast , and that an Afghan security official who had been protecting the building was killed. "I've never seen such a powerful expl...More..

Bryce Harper suspended four games for base brawl with Hunter Strickland
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Bryce Harper suspended four games for base brawl with Hunter Strickland

I don't even think he should be thinking about what happened in the first round. On Monday, in their first meeting in almost three years , Strickland took his first name a little too seriously and drilled Ha...More..

Officers respond to report of armed man at Orlando airport
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Officers respond to report of armed man at Orlando airport

The alleged gunman at Orlando International Airport is contained but not in custody, airport spokeswoman Carolyn Fennell said. WFTV is reporting that shots have been fired, but no credible news source has con...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law's outreach to Russia

Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 28, 2017 It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media. Rep. Adam Schiff , D-Calif., the top Democrat o...More..

Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip

The meeting appeared quite respectful but the Pope left Trump with an epic gift: the encyclical he penned on climate change. But it was his meeting with Pope Francis that drew the most anticipation due to...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Christy Clark to stay on as BC premier

And if you disagree with her, and you think she should just quit now, remember this: The Liberals got the most votes and won the most seats in the May 9 election. which we haven't seen". With no party holding...More..

Philippines president jokes about rape in speech to soldiers
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Philippines president jokes about rape in speech to soldiers

Muslims arrived in the Philippines well before the Spanish landed in the 16th Century and imported Catholicism, and Islam was most firmly established in the south. Police Chief Romeo Enriquez said there may h...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

White House pushes back on Russia allegations

Whether or not they were the leading candidates, however, Spicer couldn't say. Recently, Trump tweeted that news stories that reference anonymous, unnamed sources are "fake news", in reference to reports ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Kushner, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, had contacts with Moscow in December about opening a secret back channel of communications, according to news reports published while Trump was away on his tr...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Macron vows retaliation if chemical weapons used in Syria

This was stated by both presidents at a press conference held after a working lunch at the Palace of Versailles , which is the first reception of Macron to a head of state, after taking office two weeks ag...More..

by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Tamir Rice shooting probe: 1 officer fired, 1 suspended

Loehmann was not fired for the shooting itself, but for misrepresenting himself on his job application when he applied to be an officer. "Garmback should be fired too, for his role in pulling up too close to ...More..