EU MP: EU Needs Power Repatriation Reforms as Merkel, Macron Mull Changes

Since confidence in the European Union has plummeted, Germany and France have spent much time in familiar roles: Germany as the responsible player and France as the pesky one, resistant to any reform proposal. The EU, she said, must become more agi... More..

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5-Star PF Mohamed Bamba, Nation's No. 2 Recruit, Announces Texas Commitment
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

5-Star PF Mohamed Bamba, Nation's No. 2 Recruit, Announces Texas Commitment

Bamba is now the headliner of a big-time recruiting class at Texas, joining four-star point guard Matt Coleman as well as fellow top-100 prospects Jericho Sims and Royce Hamm. It became clear in recent weeks th...More..

France's Macron mixes political shades in ministerial appointments
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

France's Macron mixes political shades in ministerial appointments

Meanwhile, French Polynesia's president Edouard Fritch has given his full backing to the new president, saying there is a shared vision of how Tahiti can help Mr Macron's new strategy for Europe. Macron founded...More..

US Checks Diplomatic Immunity of Erdogan Bodyguards Who Clashed With Protesters
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

US Checks Diplomatic Immunity of Erdogan Bodyguards Who Clashed With Protesters

Eleven people were injured, including one police officer, in what law enforcement called a "brutal attack". In a statement Wednesday, Washington police said the incident outside the Turkish embassy stood ...More..

Donald Trump: I shared info with Russian Federation for 'humanitarian reasons'
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Donald Trump: I shared info with Russian Federation for 'humanitarian reasons'

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin said that reports about US President Donald Trump revealing security secrets to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov were "political schizophrenia". Last week, Trump...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

OBOR: In major blow to China, Europian Union endorsement unlikely

Jonathan Hillman, an analyst with the Center for Strategic and International Studies, told me that China may be seriously over-extending itself - it may be financing transportation projects with no economic v...More..

USA and European Union Officials Discuss Laptop Ban on Flights
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

USA and European Union Officials Discuss Laptop Ban on Flights

President Donald Trump to discuss with Russian officials an Islamic State group terror threat related to the use of laptops on aircraft, while European Union officials said that they had not been notified on th...More..

US strike hits pro-Assad forces Syria
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

US strike hits pro-Assad forces Syria

American warplanes operating in Syria carried out airstrikes against government forces near the Iraqi border Thursday, officials from the US -led coalition battling the Islamic State confirmed. defense official...More..

With Macron win, European market rally pauses
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

With Macron win, European market rally pauses

In the Paris metro, an advertisement was defaced with the words: "Macron: Not even started, already hated". But Le Pen's 34 percent " a high in any national election for her far-right National Front " confirm...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Netanyahu insists he told Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says President Donald Trump's is concerned about how moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would affect the Mideast peace process. The prolonged occupation h...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Sen. John Cornyn removes self from consideration for FBI director role

Sen. Non-political candidates who have interviewed for Federal Bureau of Investigation director include former Justice Department official Alice Fischer, former U.S. Lee talked about being the child of immig...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump campaign had at least 18 'previously undisclosed' contacts with Russians

The previously undisclosed interactions form part of the record now being reviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional investigators. Putin is the godfather to Medvedchuk's daughter. And throug...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Ohio Children's Hospital Association Statement on Medicaid Cuts to Kids

But it would let states opt out of a federal requirement that insurers not charge higher premiums for people with sick people as long as the state has established a risk-sharing mechanism, such as a high-risk p...More..

Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos

Chaffetz is not the only one who has reached out to Comey - the Senate Intelligence Committee invited Comey to testify in both closed and open sessions on Wednesday as well - so those "networks" should be p...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Comey says Donald Trump asked him to end Flynn probe

The Russia investigation is technically separate from the investigation into Flynn, although the two are related. Adding to their dismay, Trump fired Comey last week, citing the Russian Federation investigati...More..

Democrats try to force vote on independent Russia probe
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Democrats try to force vote on independent Russia probe

In the meantime, Chaffetz has endorsed at least one of the letter's demands, the request for copies of Comey's memorandums and notes documenting his conversations with Trump. Ryan was also downplaying the sig...More..

Ducks overcome early deficit, stingy Predators goalie to tie series
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ducks overcome early deficit, stingy Predators goalie to tie series

Almost a year after David Poile shocked the hockey world by acquiring P.K. Subban from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Shea Weber, the Nashville Predators GM was named a finalist — along with Edmontons P...More..

French Ex-PM Valls offers to back Macron in June polls
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

French Ex-PM Valls offers to back Macron in June polls

A protest Monday in Paris against Macron's planned reforms drew several thousand people. The party asked them to sign up on its website with a resume and letter explaining their motivation. In the first-rou...More..

School bus flips in hit-and-run crash; 16 taken to hospital
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

School bus flips in hit-and-run crash; 16 taken to hospital

Police and school officials said the 14 students aboard the bus and the bus driver were taken to Lancaster General Hospital. Investigators say the accident began when a light-colored sedan tried to pass a tru...More..

Still no place for Benzema in France squad for friendlies
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Still no place for Benzema in France squad for friendlies

Benzema continues to pine in worldwide exile over his role in the alleged attempt to blackmail former global teammate Valbuena over a sex tape that was leaked to certain individuals in 2015. Real Madrid strike...More..

Mexico's president calls for more protection of journalists
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Mexico's president calls for more protection of journalists

Valdez Cárdenas was an internationally recognized journalist who specialized in reporting on drug-trafficking and organized crime in Mexico. In the past reporters, were kidnapped or killed in secret, but rece...More..

Chicago police release final version of use-of-force policy
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Chicago police release final version of use-of-force policy

The new rules hold that officers can't shoot a fleeing person unless he presents an imminent threat to police or others. Supt. Eddie Johnson said the department's new use of force policy "represents a major s...More..

North Korea leader revisits island strike site
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

North Korea leader revisits island strike site

The bill also requires the Trump administration to determine within 90 days whether North Korea is a state sponsor of terrorism. "China is violently stomping on and crossing it without hesitation", declared ano...More..

Pope sends congratulations to new French leader
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Pope sends congratulations to new French leader

Philippe and Macron have much in common, with Philippe echoing the generational shift in French politics that the 39-year-old Macron embodies. France's youngest ever president has already attracted dozens o...More..

Xi, new South Korean leader talk nuclear
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Xi, new South Korean leader talk nuclear

He told Xi the ultimate goal of sanctions was to persuade North Korea to engage in dialogue about abolishing its nuclear program. Mr Moon has adopted a more conciliatory tone towards the North - backing diplo...More..