Anger on the streets of Caracas over Maduro's power shakeup

Protesters hurled stones and set fire to barricades. The gas tank of a police motorcycle explodes during clashes in a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas on May 3, 2017. The unrest started in reaction to an attempt to... More..

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Ex-Officer Michael Slager Pleads Guilty in Shooting Death of Walter Scott

Slager's plea agreement also puts an end to the federal trial, which had been set to begin May 15. Slager was accused of shooting and killing Walter Scott, an unarmed black man during a traffic stop in Apri...More..

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Delta apologizes after family booted from flight

Brian Schear, a father of three, posted video on YouTube showing his encounter with a Delta Airlines employee on April 23. They had originally purchased a seat on the Delta Airlines flight for their teen...More..

Chelsea are two wins from Premier League glory
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Chelsea are two wins from Premier League glory

Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante has been chosen as the Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year. The France global topped the poll of the 340-strong membership ahead of Blues team-mate Eden Haz...More..

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North Korea Detains Second US Citizen In Two Weeks

KCNA did not say whether the two cases are connected. With Pyongyang openly fantasizing about blowing up the U.S. Capitol Building and Kim Jong-un accusing the United States of trying to assassinate him, rel...More..

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UNESCO Passes Anti-Israel Resolution

Calling Israel the "occupying power", the resolution demands Israel halt "persistent excavations, tunnelling, works and projects in East Jerusalem". Israel has identified majority as attackers. But Israel's...More..

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Senate Republicans Plan Health Bill That Keeps Some of Obamacare

Democrats are united in opposition to the House bill. She said the House bill was hard to assess overall because it passed without an updated analysis by the Congressional Budget Office on how the measure w...More..

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Comey Stands By October Clinton Decision But Feels 'Mildly Nauseous'

That's because even if we concede that Comey's letter to Congress helped sink Clinton, Clinton deserved that letter and Comey had no choice but to send it. What did we do, what did we find, what do we think abo...More..

Rights group: Syria used suspected nerve agents in 4 attacks
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Rights group: Syria used suspected nerve agents in 4 attacks

That, Solvang says, could amount to crimes against humanity. —Government or pro-government ground forces using improvised ground-launched rockets filled with chlorine since January. At the United Nations, Bri...More..

McCain says North Korea didn't just disrespect China, but 'they disrespected us'
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

McCain says North Korea didn't just disrespect China, but 'they disrespected us'

And he was able to do it. "Trump's getting a reputation pretty quickly out here that people can't believe what he says", Kelly said. Trump cast the launch as a direct snub of China, one of North Korea's onl...More..

Pakistani parliamentarians leave for Kabul to ease tension
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Pakistani parliamentarians leave for Kabul to ease tension

The entire political leadership of Pakistan spoke with one voice for developing meaningful partnership between Pakistan and Afghanistan, he said while talking to journalists after returning from Afghanistan a...More..

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Major gains for Tories in council elections but SNP hails 'emphatic' victory

Ms Sturgeon said: "Yes, the Tories made gains and had a good performance by their standards - but that support came from Labour not the SNP, so Labour and the Tories are fighting it out for second place while t...More..

Taliban to build more institutions in Afghanistan, announces 'spring offensive'
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Taliban to build more institutions in Afghanistan, announces 'spring offensive'

A U.S. official told CNN the service members were Special Operations Forces soldiers, adding that the wounded soldier's injuries are not considered life-threatening. Last Friday's Taleban assault on the militar...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Senate OKs bill to fund government through September

While the spending bill does not include any additional funding for new wall construction in fiscal year '17, it does include money for border security measures. Trump complained about the budget deal in a p...More..

Iran: Tehran's mayor attacks Rouhani in pre-election debate
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Iran: Tehran's mayor attacks Rouhani in pre-election debate

Khamenei himself has urged all presidential candidates not to treat foreign investment as the key to reviving the economy. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani clashed over the economy with a leading conservative...More..

Pakistan, Afghanistan dispute toll after clashes
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Pakistan, Afghanistan dispute toll after clashes

An Afghan envoy on Monday contradicted Pakistani military claims it killed as many as 50 Afghan soldiers during a recent deadly border feud and slammed the jingoistic tone of Pakistani media that "celebrated" t...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

College confirms North Korea detains another US citizen

The agency did not say whether the two cases are connected. Two other Americans detained in North Korea are Otto Warmbier, serving a 15-year prison term with hard labor for alleged anti-state acts, and Kim ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Raptors blow lead, but buck Bucks

DeRozan, like Toronto as a whole, definitely struggled at times against the long, athletic defenders that the Bucks threw at him. MILWAUKEE (AP) - DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points and the Toronto Raptors sq...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

French kiss: passionate Macron supporters celebrate their new president

He now needs to win over the French people. "New opportunities will now open up for the proactive agenda needed to strengthen the European Union, including more jobs and fair working conditions, a stronger clim...More..

After 2 Months In Nigeria, President Buhari Returns To London Indefinitely…
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

After 2 Months In Nigeria, President Buhari Returns To London Indefinitely…

President Buhari's previous trip to London was in January. The President had planned to leave for London on Sunday afternoon but delayed the trip due to the presence of the Chibok girls who arrived Abuja earl...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Trump praises Macron for 'big win' in France's election

And Trump advisers and top European far-right leaders conferred in the weeks after the United States election. What did Mr Macron say? It's also the home of the iconic glass pyramid completed by the Ameri...More..

US Balikatan exercises kick off
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

US Balikatan exercises kick off

The Philippines and United States launched annual military exercises in Manila on Monday but the longtime allies scaled them down in line with President Rodrigo Duterte's pivot to China and Russian Federation. ...More..

Death toll in Turkish airstrike on Syria Kurds said to hit 28
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Death toll in Turkish airstrike on Syria Kurds said to hit 28

Fighting broke out on Wednesday along the northeast Syria border between Turkish forces and Kurdish militiamen, a monitor said , a day after deadly Turkish air strikes on the area. Turkey has long claimed t...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

U.S. ready to consider new N. Korea sanctions if necessary: Tillerson

Mr. Tillerson's remarks, to USA diplomats and employees at the State Department on Wednesday, amounted to the clearest expression yet of President Donald Trump's "America First" foreign policy doctrine, in wh...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Texas police change story in brutal murder of 15yo honor roll student

Edwards was struck by a bullet in the head after a police officer fired on the vehicle he was riding in as he left a house party with his brother Saturday night. The family has asked activists to postpone demon...More..