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Top Office Remains Silent on Ex-Pres. Lee's Questioning by Prosecutors

The conservative Lee, who served as president from 2008 to 2013, publicly apologized when he arrived at the Seoul Central District Office for questioning. Some ...


Boom: Federal Court Allows Texas To Enforce Governor's Anti-Sanctuary City Law

But he did not halt the part of the bill that says police chiefs, sheriffs and other department heads can not forbid officers from questioning a person's immigr...


National school walkout: Thousands of students to protest gun violence

The nationally organized walkouts, most of which will last 17 minutes in symbolic tribute to the Florida victims, are unprecedented in recent American history...


Kurka ends medal streak by placing 7th in Paralympics super combined

Cnossen was joined on the podium of the middle-distance biathlon sitting competition by USA teammate Andy Soule (Kerrville, Texas) with bronze on the fourth day...


Canada, Mexico could be excluded from steel and aluminum tariffs, Mnuchin says

He suggested in an earlier meeting with his Cabinet that Australia and "other countries" might be spared, a shift that could soften the global blow amid threats...


Duterte withdraws from worldwide rights treaty following criticism of war on drugs

Roque was a former co-chairperson of the Philippine Coalition for the International Criminal Court , which lobbied for the Philippines to ratify the Rome Sta...


Suspect in SUNY Binghamton nursing student's murder arrested in Nicaragua

Orlando Tercero, 22, was taken into custody in an unspecified place in Nicaragua and was being handed over to judicial authorities, National Police Commissioner...


3 arrested on gun charges suspected in Minnesota mosque bombing

According to an affidavit obtained by Fox 9 , McWhorter allegedly told an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent during an interview that the three rented a pi...


Why Donald Trump Blinked on Guns

She described the plan as "pragmatic". Despite all that divides us, liberals and conservatives have come to agree that what comes out of Trump's mouth on matt...


RJD leads by just 455 votes in Araria; BJP leads in Bhabua

The polling was held on Sunday for all three seats. Alam, who crossed over from JD (U) to Lalu Prasad's party RJD to contest the bypoll, is son of Taslimudd...


The German Chancellor said what gifts were exchanged with Putin

Germany's parliament on Wednesday voted in Angela Merkel to a fourth term as the country's chancellor, heading a "grand coalition" of conservative and center-...


Iran invites Pakistan, China to join India in Chabahar port project

Sources in India also said that on February 16, the Indian High Commissioner met the Foreign Secretary of Pakistan to lodge a strong protest against multiple ...


Trump's pick to lead CIA to face questions about torture

State department officials have told reporters that Rex Tillerson found out he'd lost his job after the US President tweeted about it. Heitkamp voted t...


Trump's Central Intelligence Agency choice oversaw secret prison

Pompeo, who now leads the Central Intelligence Agency, has called for "rolling back" what he called a "disastrous" nuclear agreement negotiated under President ...


Trump eyes replacing VA head David Shulkin with Energy Secretary Rick Perry

If Shulkin is fired it would be the latest major shakeup in the Trump administration. The conservatives came to feel that Dr. Shulkin, who advocated a moder...


Why is Shiv Sena panicked over Narayan Rane's RS nomination, asks BJP

Extending his best wishes to BJP National General Secretary Saroj Pandey on her filing nominations for Rajya Sabha , Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh said now t...


Chinese official defends Duterte vs United Nations rights chief

Earlier this month, Duterte instructed the armed police units not to cooperate with United Nations special rapporteur on extra-judicial killings, Agnes Callamar...


Sonia Gandhi hosts dinner for 17 Opposition leaders at 10 Janpath

This dinner hosted by Sonia Gandhi for opposition parties should not be seen through the prism of politics, it was for friendship and better dialogue between ...


Counting for Uttar Pradesh's Lok Sabha bypolls: Highlights

Phulpur bypoll: Samajwadi Party's Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel leading by 14,239 with 111668 votes, BJP's Kaushlendra Singh Patel second with 97369 votes afte...


BJP, Congress gear up for Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections

On Monday, both BJP and Congress candidates in Karnataka filed their nomination for the Rajya Sabha polls. Naranbhai Rathwa and Amee Yajnik will contest f...


Canada's Justin Trudeau accuses China of 'dumping' steel on global markets

The bloc says that it's a close ally of the US and therefore any import levies on national security grounds are unjustified. The number one tactic he employed...


SC upholds barring of foreign law firms from practicing in India

On behalf of the BCI, senior advocate C U Singh criticised the Madras High Court's verdict and demanded reciprocity with the countries that want their lawyers t...


Lok Sabha stalemate continues, House adjourned for seventh day

Major Opposition parties have urged Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to prevent the government from using the guillotine to push through the Appropriation Bill and t...


Jhené Aiko Responds To Rumours That Big Sean Cheated On Her

The speculation by fans began when a followers noticed that Aiko had un-followed the hip-hop rapper on Instagram last night, and then re-followed him earlier th...


CBS confirms '60 Minutes' interview with porn star Stormy Daniels

While Daniels' lawyer has said Trump knew about the payment and had a sexual relationship with the actress (which the actress herself previously denied), Dani...


'Nigeria will rather negotiate abducted girls release than military option'

President Muhammadu Buhari has explained why the Federal Government chose negotiation rather than the military option to secure the release of the abducted Dapc...


Karachi set to host Pakistan-West Indies T20Is

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi said the West Indies have confirmed the series. Lahore Qalandars stunned Karachi Kings in a super over in ...


Video released of deadly courtroom shooting

Tenifa told the court about the gang's practices, including how boys as young as 9 are recruited and how they must put in "work". This is the shocking moment ...


Twitter Suspends Several Accounts Known for 'Tweetdecking'

If the social media platform decides to reactivate the suspended accounts, it is likely that repeating their offense will result in more stringent punishments i...


Justin Trudeau to visit Hamilton on Tuesday

The prime minister is touring aluminum and steel production facilities, pledging support for workers after the USA president exempted Canada and Mexico from t...


Israel's Netanyahu in emergency talks amid coalition crisis

Yisrael Beiteinu said it will vote against the proposed solution, but Netanyahu would still have the required 61 votes to pass the bill. Separately and perhap...


Tamil Nadu forest fire: Tourist guide arrested

Stalin, also the leader of the opposition in the state assembly, said he was "shocked and anguished" over the loss of lives and expressed his sympathies with th...


Iraq lifts ban on global flights to Kurdish airports

The decree announced the creation of a new Directorate for Special Protection for the airports of the Kurdistan Region, "which will be under the command and con...


Women's basketball to play UCLA in first round of NCAA Tournament

Bonaventure (25-7) in a First Four matchup. UCLA's junior guard Aaron Holiday averages a Pac 12-best 20.3 points, 5.8 assists and drains 43.3 percent f...


Europe could work to keep nuclear deal alive without US

Trump is demanding "significant changes" to the Iran deal, not just additional agreements between the US and the European nations, and said he would pull out of...