Trump Campaign Says CNN Refuses to Run Ad Touting Success

President Trump's re-election campaign blasted CNN on Tuesday, saying the network refused to air an ad about Trump's first 100 days in office. "The Truth Mainstream Media Refuses To Tell", was the headline of the announcement by the Trump campaig... More..

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by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Tillerson Calls For Pressure Against North Korea

Trump's remarks run counter to the allies' much-published initial consent that the USA will finance the deployment and the operation of the THAAD system while the South Korea takes up the burden of providing th...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Mark Selby beats John Higgins to seal Crucible title

Four-time former champion Higgins , who is the oldest finalist since 49-year-old Ray Reardon lost to Alex Higgins in 1982, had predicted before the match began that Selby could one day match a World Cham...More..

Trump makes puzzling claim about Andrew Jackson, Civil War
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump makes puzzling claim about Andrew Jackson, Civil War

President Donald Trump has not shied away from his admiration of former President Andrew Jackson, and even believes the man could have potentially prevented the Civil War . So say he had been alive, I'm pretty...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

British election: Labour offers Brexit pledge on European Union nationals

In Labour's first major policy statement on the issue of the election campaign, the party on Monday signalled that it would take a different approach to the two-year process of negotiating the European Union ex...More..

Trump asks why American Civil War couldn't have been avoided
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump asks why American Civil War couldn't have been avoided

Before Trump's interview with the Washington Examiner's Salena Zito aired on SiriusXM satellite radio, a partial transcript highlighting the Jackson quote appeared on Twitter, courtesy of Politico corre...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Erdogan rejoins Turkey ruling party after near 3-year absence

Erdogan had chaired the AKP for 13 years from 2001 but had to step aside when he was elected President in August 2014, as the constitution prevented a President from being affiliated with a political party. "Po...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Philippines says Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance

Human Rights Watch has urged Trump to hold Duterte accountable on his visit, saying the US has an "obligation" because of the "brutally violent deaths of thousands of Filipinos" in the country's ongoing drug wa...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Le Pen visits French factory, Macron wins ally before runoff

As the smell of goat cheeses wafted across the stalls, Macron rebuffed Le Pen's criticisms of the EU with a vigorous defence of European free trade, saying her plans to leave the bloc and its agricultural aid p...More..

Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

Mark Meadows (R-NC), the head of the more conservative House Freedom Caucus. To win over conservatives, House leaders added new provisions to the bill that would give states the option to allow insurers to ch...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Palestinians say dozens wounded at protests for prisoners

The Arab Peace Initiative of 2002, chosen by the global community as the basis for conflict resolution, stipulates the creation of an independent and sovereign Palestinian state within the borders set prior t...More..

Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to the White House
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to the White House

Apart from the planned visits to each other's countries, Trump and Duterte discussed "concerns" of the ASEAN on regional security, particularly the threat posed by North Korea, according to the White House. D...More..

Evacuation Resumes after Terrorist Blast Killed Scores of Foua, Kefraya Residents
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Evacuation Resumes after Terrorist Blast Killed Scores of Foua, Kefraya Residents

A wounded girl, who said she lost her four siblings in the blast, told Al-Manar TV from her hospital bed that children who had been deprived of food for years in the two villages were approached by a man in t...More..

RBS makes first quarterly profit since 2015 as recovery continues
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

RBS makes first quarterly profit since 2015 as recovery continues

He highlighted the fall in costs for misconduct, the increase in income in the core bank and a reduction in costs - which will fall £750m this year - which are helped generate an operating profit of £1.3bn duri...More..

Final Form of Groot Has Not Been Seen Yet, Says Vin Diesel
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Final Form of Groot Has Not Been Seen Yet, Says Vin Diesel

It couldn't suit the film more, as Starlord has been stuck in 80s Earth pop culture for over twenty years. The visuals are by far the best thing about this film. It's safe to say there were a few confused fac...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Groups plan protest in Va. Beach over Trump offshore drilling order

This review is likely to result in a relaxation of the strict protections the previous administration put on offshore oil drilling in the Atlantic and in the Arctic. With a whopping 94 percent of our outer cont...More..

Many Distortions in 'Against the Run of Play' - Ex-President Jonathan
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Many Distortions in 'Against the Run of Play' - Ex-President Jonathan

Amaechi, a former governor of Rivers State made the revelation in the book, " Against the Run of Play " written by the Chairman of ThisDay Editorial Board, Olusegun Adeniyi. Tambuwal, as speaker, eventually def...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Barcelona Open: Murray Shakes off Ramos-Vinolas to Reach Semis

In Monte Carlo, Murray had led 4-0 in the final set before capitulating to a defeat to Ramos-Vinolas. Murray saved seven break points and converted all three he had against Ramos-Vinolas. Last year, Bedene re...More..

Jeff Sessions Visiting Long Island as MS-13 Gang Violence Spikes
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Jeff Sessions Visiting Long Island as MS-13 Gang Violence Spikes

New York State Police are dispatching officers and equipment to Long Island to combat MS-13, a brutal worldwide gang tied to a series of local killings that have drawn national attention in recent weeks. "I do...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

US says North Korea's missile test fire failed after launch

Instead, he put forward a familiar Chinese idea to ease tensions: North Korea suspending its nuclear and missile activities, if the US and South Korea stop military exercises in the region. The range of Secreta...More..

Israel planning 15000 more settlement homes in Jerusalem
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Israel planning 15000 more settlement homes in Jerusalem

The plan includes construction of 10,000 homes marketed for ultra-Orthodox families in what is currently an industrial site close to East Jerusalem's Qalandia checkpoint and the now-abandoned Atarot Airport. Th...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

'Mourinho and Tuanzebe against Swansea', jokes Manchester United boss

With a two-legged Europa League semi-final against Celta Vigo also looming on United's horizon, Mourinho admitted his squad are being stretched to their limits. Amazingly, given their schedule, the Etihad sta...More..

British Columbia's election heats up as campaign nears halfway mark
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

British Columbia's election heats up as campaign nears halfway mark

The NDP Leader says if he is elected on May 9, he will travel to Washington, D.C., within 30 days to ensure this province's views are properly represented. "I'm passionate and I feel strongly about a whole ho...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Chinese Foreign Minister and Rex Tillerson meet; discuss bilateral ties

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's assertion that Beijing has threatened to impose unilateral sanctions on North Korea if it conducts further nuclear tests. His comments came as top US Cabinet members put a ...More..

National monuments a 'massive federal land grab'
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

National monuments a 'massive federal land grab'

In the final weeks of his tenure, the former president designated offshore oil and natural gas drilling in parts of the Arctic and Atlantic regions "indefinitely off limits", stressing their "critical and irr...More..

Getting defensive: Redskins tab 'Bama DL Jonathan Allen 17th
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Getting defensive: Redskins tab 'Bama DL Jonathan Allen 17th

Asked about teaming up with Allen with Washington, Anderson said, "It's about to get real". The Washington Redskins selected Anderson in the National Football League draft Friday, April 28. Now undergoing rehab...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Paul scores 29, Clippers beat Jazz 98-93 to force Game 7

Now that the Warriors have gone through a full-squad scrimmage for the first time in three weeks, there is only one issue to be resolved before they get back to the business of the playoffs. Then it started t...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in birthday parade

Despite reports that Washington is considering military action if the North goes ahead with another nuclear test, Han did not rule out the possibility of a test in the near future. It banned all imports of Nort...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

ACLU Comes Out In Support Of Ann Coulter After Speech Cancelled

The comments came after violent clashes at the university on April 15 between Donald Trump's supporters and detractors. The foundation said it withdrew its support of Coulter's appearance on Thursday because,...More..

Justin Trudeau, Trump discuss trade dispute between Canada, U.S.
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Justin Trudeau, Trump discuss trade dispute between Canada, U.S.

It exports $110 million to the U.S. market, Canadian data show. The company filed for bankruptcy protection after it incurred billions of dollars of cost overruns at four nuclear reactors under construction i...More..

Chris Soules' phone use could determine outcome in fatal crash
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Chris Soules' phone use could determine outcome in fatal crash

In the call, he admits that he rear-ended a tractor and tells the dispatcher that the tractor driver is injured. Soules identified himself on the almost six-minute 911 call and sounded frantic. After the ...More..

Russian reconnaissance ship sinks after Black Sea collision
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Russian reconnaissance ship sinks after Black Sea collision

The other vessel only suffered minor damage. The Russian cargo ship Ulus Star was in vicinity and headed to the scene of the accident and evacuated all the crew from the troubled navy ship. "I imagine there wil...More..

India and Armenia to Expend Economic Scientific and Military Cooperation
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

India and Armenia to Expend Economic Scientific and Military Cooperation

India has close economic ties with Poland. "Our trade has gone 25 per cent in just one year", the official had said. Hamid Ansari has said that the countries that have invested in educating their populations, b...More..

Dems ignore Rauner veto threat, pass abortion legislation
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Dems ignore Rauner veto threat, pass abortion legislation

Michael Madigan, which might exactly be the point - a vote providing clear campaign material for 2018. "We need 60. There will be a lot of pressure on the governor to do the right thing and follow his promise...More..

NBA Playoffs open thread: Bucks vs. Raptors and Hawks vs. Wizards
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

NBA Playoffs open thread: Bucks vs. Raptors and Hawks vs. Wizards

Milwaukee made just 15 of 26 free throws, compared to 24 of 26 for Toronto , which wasn't the difference in the game but extended a troublesome trend from Game 5, when the Bucks were 11 of 18 and the Raptors...More..