President Trump Says He Could Pick New FBI Director By Next Week

He dismissed as less desirable at least two of the 14 candidates under consideration, ex-FBI agent and former Rep. Mike Rogers of MI and Sen. Among the group are the current acting FBI director Andrew McCabe, veteran Republican Senator John Cornyn,... More..

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82 of the #BringBackOurGirls students have been released

They then boarded military helicopters and were flown to the capital, Abuja, to meet with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari at the statehouse. Twenty-four of the 220 girls abducted from their school in Ch...More..

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General election 2017: Scotland's political leaders step up their campaigns

Ms Davidson also went on to criticise Labour , who slumped to become the third largest party in Scotland's councils, adding: "As for Labour, they were left to count the cost of decades of complacency, arroganc...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Four candidates for Federal Bureau of Investigation director job to be interviewed after Comey firing

Trump's firing of Comey already has left him with the dubious distinction of being the first president since Nixon to fire a law enforcement official overseeing an investigation tied to the White House. Trump a...More..

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China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

Addressing other world leaders at a summit on the initiative in Beijing, Mr Xi said it was necessary to coordinate policies with the development goals of institutions including the Asia-Pacific Economic Coopera...More..

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Students choose NDP in mock election

The Green and NDP got out their vote while many Liberal voters were not as motivated and opted to sit this one out. "People across British Columbia have shown they are ready for politics to be done differentl...More..

Ivory Coast soldiers block main border crossing with Burkina Faso
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ivory Coast soldiers block main border crossing with Burkina Faso

Heavy shooting also erupted in Daloa, a hub for western cocoa growing regions. "This silence is worrying for us", said Sory Bamba, a taxi driver in Abidjan's commercial district. "We live off of what I can make...More..

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Police Chief Fires Officer Who Shot & Killed 15-Year-Old Jordan Edwards

Since the killing, Roy Oliver, the officer who fired his rifle into the departing auto, has been dismissed from the Dallas Police Department, and his actions have been seriously criticized by both his former ...More..

North Korea accuses CIA, Seoul of plot to assassinate Kim Jong Un
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea accuses CIA, Seoul of plot to assassinate Kim Jong Un

North Korea charged that South Korea and the US had "corrupted and bribed" a North Korean logger in 2014 working in eastern Russian Federation, who had been infiltrated into North Korea to carry out the assassi...More..

Nepal Votes in Local Elections
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Nepal Votes in Local Elections

However, there has been a delay at some place while at some places yet to begin. The voting began at 7:00 am local time. Meanwhile, people are eagerly waiting for the results to be declared. Local body election...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Macron wins Merkel backing for bid to shake up Europe

Merkel and Macron met in Berlin in March during the French presidential campaign, but Monday's talks mark their first meeting since his election. Macron said in a joint press conference that there needs to be...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey

Adam Garfinkle, a Middle East expert, writes in The American Interest that strongmen types tend to like each other because they think they can sit down together and clear away all the niceties to make a deal ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Jeff Sessions Is Reversing Obama's Work With This Terrible New Policy

Holder's 2013 "Smart on Crime" policy initiative was aimed at encouraging shorter sentences for nonviolent drug offenders, thus freeing up resources to pursue more serious and violent criminals. "If you are dr...More..

North Korea Accuses CIA of Biochemical Plot to Assassinate Kim Jong
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea Accuses CIA of Biochemical Plot to Assassinate Kim Jong

China, North Korea's most powerful and one of it's few allies, has also been warning North Korea about its missile and nuclear tests. The Republican-led US House of Representatives has overwhelmingly voted ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Derek Jeter admits he's 'unprepared' to be a father

NOTES: Former Yankees captain Derek Jeter became the 22nd player/manager to get his number retired by the team during a pregame ceremony that lasted about 40 minutes. Jeter is reportedly teaming with Jeb Bush...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Chelsea Manning To Be Released Wednesday, Claims Abuse In Prison

Manning , previously known as Bradley, was sentenced to 35 years in prison her leaking over 700,000 government files to WikiLeaks. While in prison, Manning went on a hunger strike to demand sex change sur...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Targeting core Labour voters, UK's May promises more workers' rights

Mrs May will commit to raising wages in line with earnings, giving workers greater representation on company boards and ensuring that employees receive the same level information about their company's future as...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Election day ahead: Jeremy Corbyn to launch Labour's manifesto

However, the Conservatives called the party's economic plans "nonsensical". "Imagine what would happen to the NHS if the Conservatives under Theresa May were to have another five years in power". The party ...More..

China trade agreement impacts meats, natural gas
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

China trade agreement impacts meats, natural gas

It remains unclear how far China will go to allow more American exports. It also saw the Trump administration offer its tacit endorsement of one of Mr Xi's pet projects - Beijing's vast plan to revive the ancie...More..

Trump details anti-abortion ban over US global health aid
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump details anti-abortion ban over US global health aid

President Donald Trump hasn't even been in office for six months, but he has already done considerable damage to abortion rights worldwide. "Withholding U.S. funding. "This is a much bigger expansion". Among ...More..

White House Continues To Stonewall On Whether Trump Taped Comey
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

White House Continues To Stonewall On Whether Trump Taped Comey

At one point, an eagle-eyed reporter spotted a handful of staffers, including Spicer and Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, walking into the Cabinet Room. The shocking firing of Comey is one thing...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Anti-virus stocks rally with 'WannaCry' expected to hit again

Businesses need to patch to be completely protected, but Hickey's solution works for organizations that might need more time to upgrade. Some experts suggest WannaCry is based on exploits first develope...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump pledges to move quickly to name new FBI director

He was sacked by Trump earlier this week. That being said, though 90 percent of respondents were aware of Trump's firing of Comey, a total of a third said they didn't know enough about the story to have an opin...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Dem calls report on Trump, intel 'disturbing'

Most alarmingly, officials said, Trump revealed the city in the Islamic State's territory where the US intelligence partner detected the threat. He said: "During president Trump's meeting with foreign minis...More..

WhatsApp privacy: SC constitution bench to hear on Monday
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WhatsApp privacy: SC constitution bench to hear on Monday

WhatsApp has been fined $3.3 million in Italy for "forcing" users to share their personal data with its parent company Facebook . What is the need to share the attributes of identity? Now they [users] fear wh...More..