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‘Fragile’ coffin carrying murdered North Korean Kim Jong-nam stuck in Kuala Lu...

A Malaysian newspaper has reported that the Malaysian government has agreed to hand over the body of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half-brother Kim Jong-nam to Pyongyang. The Malaysia-based Chine...

First lady Melania Trump hires Arizona woman as communications director

Melania Trump didn't have to look far to find her communications director: She has hired White House deputy press secretary Stephanie Grisham for the high-profile job, the first lady's office announc...

Rouhani calls on scholars to help resolve complicated issues

Russia and Iran are capable of stabilizing Syria and the Middle East if they deepen bilateral relations, Vzglyad columnist Petr Akopov asserted, commenting on Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's ongoi...

Alexander Blackman sentenced to seven years over fatal shooting of Taliban fighter

Sgt Alexander Blackman, formerly known as Marine A, the British serviceman convicted of murder for the 2011 killing of a wounded Taliban soldier in Helmand Province, has been sentenced to seven years...

China Calls for Cooperation on South China Sea

The Chinese government is close to completing large military defences in the politically charged South China Sea and is now able to deploy heavy missiles from the bigger islands, according to a US th...

Paris Police Hold 35 after Violent Demo over Chinese Death

Paris (AP) -- Violent clashes in Paris between baton-wielding police and protesters outraged at the police killing of a Chinese man in his home have seen three police officers injured and 35 proteste...

Mixing politics and sports: Turkish soccer campaigns for President Erdogan

A German state minister on Tuesday accused Turkey of "unacceptable" spying on alleged followers of exiled preacher Fethullah Gulen, whom President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blames for a failed coup attemp...

Pentagon to Investigate Claim of 200 Civilian Deaths in Mosul Airstrikes

The US-led coalition fighting Islamic State has said it was involved in an airstrike in west Mosul last week which is claimed to have caused hundreds of civilian casualties. US Central Command said i...

Daily Mail accused of ‘appalling sexism’ for comparing Theresa May and Nicola ...

German, British and European Union flags fly in front of the Reichstag building in Berlin, Germany July 20, 2016. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo. BERLIN Britain's departure from the European Un...

Andrew Mlangeni pays tribute to Ahmed Kathrada

Ahmed Kathrada was sentenced to life imprisonment along with the Nelson Mandela; served 26 years and three months. Ahmed "Uncle Kathy" Kathrada was hospitalised in Johannesburg earlier this month aft...

US, other nuclear powers boycott UN talks to ban nuclear weapons

The conference represents the first multilateral negotiations on nuclear disarmament at the United Nations in more than 20 years. United Nations, Mar 28: India is not participating in the first UN co...

Archdiocese says Mexicans who help build Trump’s border wall are ‘traitorsR...

President Donald Trump's plan to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border has been criticized by some and lauded by others, but everyone knew it was going to be expensive. Exactly how expensive, tho...

Trump promotes Fox News show calling for Paul Ryan’s resignation over health care fa...

As we read these sites so you don't have to, we look at the daggers suddenly pointed at the House Speaker. By Trudy Ring. March 27 2017 1:22 PM EDT. Share on Twitter · Share on Facebook. It's hard no...

Mother films ‘horrifying’ pat-down of her disabled teenage son by ‘power...

This is a frame grab from a viral Facebook video showing a TSA agent patting down a boy at DFW Airport. Facebook (Jennifer Williamson). By Ryan Osborne. rosborne@star-telegram.com · LinkedIn · Google...

As pot legalization looms, will police keep making arrests?

The Liberal government will announce legislation next month that will legalize marijuana in Canada by July 1, 2018. CBC News has learned that the legislation will be announced during the week of Apri...

President Donald Trump Should Make a Deal with North Korea

Despite Tillerson's attempt to put daylight between the Obama administration and the Trump administration, insisting on denuclearization and not ruling out the use of military force have been feature...

Iraqi forces clash with ISIS militants in Mosul, residents flee

A resident pushes a cart loaded with the bodies of six people killed during fights between Iraqi security forces and the Islamic State on the western side of Mosul on Friday, March 24, 2017. Scores o...

Dealt a Defeat, Republicans Set Their Sights on Major Tax Cuts

Soon after the Republican health care bill was pulled on Friday before any vote could take place, President Trump indicated he would shift focus to tax reform. But how will that process begin, and wh...

Melania Trump to make a rare Washington appearance this week

Just a day after Donald and Melania Trump's 12th wedding anniversary, a video clip of Melania at her husband's inauguration made her look less than thrilled to be there. And a month later, reports ci...

Palace: Duterte may amend current law to appoint barangay officials | SunStar

The government's war on illegal drugs is not targeting the poor, Malacañang said on Monday (March 27) in asserting President Duterte's resolve get rid of drug pushers regardless of their socioeconomi...