Nicola Sturgeon hails 'emphatic' SNP election results

But she also stressed: "Equally, if our colleagues in the Greens, who have done well in this election, if they would like to be able to make a formal contribution we're up for having that conversation with them". The SNP has won Scotland's council el... More..

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WWE SmackDown Results 9 May 2017, Winners & Video Highlights
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WWE SmackDown Results 9 May 2017, Winners & Video Highlights

They were further cut off by AJ Styles and Kevin Owens. Of course, Styles has to interrupt this segment as well. Baron Corbin was not to be left behind and was back after a suspension but Sami Zayn jumped...More..

New South Korea president says he is willing to visit Pyongyang
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

New South Korea president says he is willing to visit Pyongyang

Moon's first speech as president immediately followed a brief swearing-in ceremony at the National Assembly on Wednesday, kicking off a single five-year term just hours after the country's election committee ce...More..

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Trump to meet top Russian diplomat at the White House

Current and former USA intelligence officials have accused Kislyak of being a top spy and recruiter of spies, a notion that Russian officials have dismissed. "We believe the U.S. is really interested in that", ...More..

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Jared Kushner's Family Apologizes for Using His Name in Investment Pitch

Before taking on his role in the White House, Jared Kushner sold his stake in Kushner Companies to a family trust. Nicole Kushner Meyer, the sister of the key White House adviser, raised her brother's conne...More..

Tillerson calls for balancing USA security interests, values
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Tillerson calls for balancing USA security interests, values

All 10 ASEAN members now have diplomatic relations with North Korea , and five of them - Indonesia, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, and Malaysia - have embassies or missions in Pyongyang. His remark highlighted growi...More..

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Families ask why arrest in serial shooter case took so long

Saucedo first was arrested for the 2015 death of Raul Romero, 61, his mother's boyfriend. Police say that after Romero's killing, Saucedo struck again about four months later in killing 22-year-old Jesse Oliv...More..

Trump Seeks To Reinvigorate His Base With A Speech At The NRA
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Trump Seeks To Reinvigorate His Base With A Speech At The NRA

US President Donald Trump revived what has been called a racist insult against MA senator Elizabeth Warren by referring to her as " Pocahontas " while delivering a speech to a National Rifle Association conve...More..

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Afghanistan rejects Pak claims of killing 50 Afghan soldiers

Pakistan dispatched truckloads of relief supplies Saturday to villages along the southwest border with Afghanistan, where 11 people were killed in fighting between the two countries prompting Pakistan to close ...More..

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BC Liberals win minority government

NDP-Green vote splitting may also have helped the Liberals in three of Richmond's four ridings. Several ridings were decided by fewer than 300 votes, including Courtenay-Comox, where the NDP won by a mere nin...More..

Trump's first 100 days 'by the numbers'
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Trump's first 100 days 'by the numbers'

President Trump has been candid about the public education he's received in the ways of Washington and the world over his first 100 days. Critics of Trump, including Democrats in Washington, have been quick t...More..

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Full Scottish council election results published

Overall turnout was 46.9% - higher than the 39.6% recorded in 2012. Whenever the (previously Toxic) Tories can win a seat in Shettleston and in some of the most deprived places in the country its clear that...More..

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Israel cuts funding to UNESCO

The UNESCO resolution said Israel had taken actions that have "altered, or purport to alter, the character and status of the Holy City". In fact, it's yet another in a series of UNESCO resolutions denying a...More..

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Democrats Sit In Solidarity Against Comey Firing

Schumer, the Senate minority leader, told Trump on a phone call that firing the FBI director who was leading an investigation related to Trump was a " big mistake ". Trump said that Blumenthal "cried like a b...More..

China says it has successfully tested new type of missile
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

China says it has successfully tested new type of missile

A brief statement viewed on the ministry's website Wednesday said the test took place recently in the Bohai Gulf and achieved its intended result. The test was conducted in accordance with the annual training...More..

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S. Korea's Moon Says to Visit Pyongyang in 'Right Circumstances'

Ahead of the swearing-in, Moon met leading lawmakers of Park's Liberty Korea party - which has repeatedly accused him of being a Pyongyang sympathiser - to "beg" for their cooperation. Moon is a liberal, who ...More..

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BC Liberals win minority government, Green Party wins 3 key seats

Liberals. "I think the Kinder Morgan pipeline might go sideways", Simon Fraser University marketing and strategy professor Lindsay Meredith told BIV after 11 p.m. "Now is not the time for those discussions". ...More..

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Nigeria's Buhari vows support for freed Chibok girls

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau, whose fight to create a hardline Islamic state in northeast Nigeria has left at least 20,000 dead since 2009, claimed in a video message that they had converted to Islam. Gi...More..

Merkel's conservative party does well in German local vote
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Merkel's conservative party does well in German local vote

On Sunday in Germany's small northernmost state of Schleswig-Holstein, the limits of the so-called "Schulz effect" were apparent. Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? ...More..

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IS kills 2 in attack on Iraqi Kurdish base

The troops also recaptured Harmat's residential buildings after heavy clashes against IS terrorists who were holed up in the buildings, leaving at least 17 of them killed, Qasim Nazzal, commander of the 9th d...More..

Moon Jae-in to be sworn in as South Korea's President
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Moon Jae-in to be sworn in as South Korea's President

South Korea's election body says almost 64 percent of the country's 42.4 million eligible voters cast their ballots as of 3 p.m. Tuesday, representing a faster pace than the previous presidential election in ...More..

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UNESCO plans anti-Israel vote on Israel's Independence Day

Most European countries abstained, while Greece, the UK, Italy and Lithuania voted against. It particularly criticised Israel's annexation of Jerusalem following its occupation of the city's east in 1967,...More..

Turkish official: US arming Kurds 'unacceptable'
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Turkish official: US arming Kurds 'unacceptable'

But the Trump administration's new policy is likely to anger Turkey, a key North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally and Washington's long-term partner in ensuring security in the region. "We will work together...More..

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Israeli warplanes strike Lebanese Hezbollah weapons cache near Damascus, reports

However Israeli intelligence minister, Israel Katz, said the strike was "compatible with Israel's policy" to prevent the transfer of arms. Israel has largely stayed out of the fighting in Syria, though it has...More..

Trump hosts Russian foreign minister, envoy at White House
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump hosts Russian foreign minister, envoy at White House

On Tuesday, U.S. officials said Trump had approved the arming of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) ahead of an attempt to drive Daesh from Raqqah, the last Syrian city held by the terror group. McMaster. M...More..