Images from military parade show rare glimpse of North Korean nuclear arsenal

This event is usually held in April and moving it had been seen as a setback to the warming of ties over the Olympics. 9 of 9 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in black, attends a military parade in Pyongyang, North Korea, on February 8, 2018 . More..

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Turkey calls on its allies to support Operation Olive Branch
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Turkey calls on its allies to support Operation Olive Branch

The Turkish General Staff has said the Afrin operation was aimed at establishing security and stability along Turkish borders and the region as well as protecting the Syrian people from the oppression and cru...More..

The new USA nuclear policy is a step backwards
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

The new USA nuclear policy is a step backwards

While joining the sanctions regime, Seoul has sought to expand inter-Korean exchanges through the PyeongChang Winter Olympics and use the "peace" momentum to pave the way for talks between North Korea and the U...More..

Nissan and other Japanese investors to meet with United Kingdom leader
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Nissan and other Japanese investors to meet with United Kingdom leader

According to commentators, the best possible trade deal between the United Kingdom and U.S. would provide around half of any gain from all non-EU deals, which would increase pressure on Theresa May to strike an...More..

Ex Bangladesh PM Jailed for Five Years for Corruption
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Ex Bangladesh PM Jailed for Five Years for Corruption

Thousands of Zia's supporters poured onto the streets of Dhaka ahead of Thursday's hearing and escorted her motorcade to the courtroom, despite the heavy presence of police deployed throughout the city. Secur...More..

George W. Bush says Russian Federation meddled in 2016 United States presidential poll
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

George W. Bush says Russian Federation meddled in 2016 United States presidential poll

Bush said it wasn't clear if Russia's "meddling" directly affected the election, though he said it was clear they tried. Bush also took a swipe at Russian President Vladimir Putin , whom he referred to a...More..

White House senior aide to resign following abuse charges
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

White House senior aide to resign following abuse charges

Sources say he's dating White House communications director Hope Hicks , one of Trump's most trusted advisers. "I did talk to the president earlier today and he said he was saddened by the reports ", ...More..

NK first lady, top military, party grandees attend military parade
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

NK first lady, top military, party grandees attend military parade

Kim Yo Jong has been an increasingly prominent figure in North Korea's leadership and is considered one of the few people who has earned Kim Jong Un's absolute trust. -North Korea tensions. Officials say Penc...More..

No evidence of an attack in a Border Patrol agent's death
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

No evidence of an attack in a Border Patrol agent's death

First responders found Martinez first, according to the internal Customs and Border Protection memo. Mr. Cabrera said he was holding out hope that investigators eventually arrest someone in the case. The FB...More..

7 dead, 260 injured after major 6.4 natural disaster hits Taiwan's east coast
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

7 dead, 260 injured after major 6.4 natural disaster hits Taiwan's east coast

But the authorities slashed the number of missing from more than 60 people to seven by yesterday evening - five Chinese mainland nationals and a Canadian-Chinese couple. The first two floors of the 41-year-old ...More..

Led Coalition Responds With Airstrikes to Pro-Regime Attacks in Syria
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Led Coalition Responds With Airstrikes to Pro-Regime Attacks in Syria

In a press release , the US -led coalition described the February 7 attack as "unprovoked", noting that the Assad forces targeted a "well- established Syrian Democratic Forces headquarters" in Syria's Deir e...More..

'A shutdown paralyzes everything we do': US Defense Secretary Mattis
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

'A shutdown paralyzes everything we do': US Defense Secretary Mattis

Senate leaders announced a budget deal Wednesday to increase federal spending by about $400 billion over two years - a proposal that's nearly sure to face significant resistance in the House. But Schumer, spea...More..

Senators investigate USA Gymnastics and US Olympic Committee over Nassar abuse case
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Senators investigate USA Gymnastics and US Olympic Committee over Nassar abuse case

Ernst is partnering with Senator Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., as the lead sponsors of the resolution to form the new committee. Debbie Stabenow of MI, one of the resolution's co-sponsors, said in reference to the ev...More..

Trump like Obama lies to Turkey about Kurdish forces, says Erdogan
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Trump like Obama lies to Turkey about Kurdish forces, says Erdogan

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. In a statement on Wednesday, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said its fact-finding mission is "investigating all credible ...More..

'Dumb joke': Trudeau addresses criticism over 'peoplekind' comment
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

'Dumb joke': Trudeau addresses criticism over 'peoplekind' comment

The woman didn't seem to mind the comment. Asked why, Trudeau said, "Because it's 2015". But the story didn't end there. "It's quite the performance", Peterson said. A spokesman for Mr Trudeau quoted by the...More..

Top Trump aide to leave after battery allegations
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Top Trump aide to leave after battery allegations

There should be extensive congressional oversight into how the White House employed a Staff Secretary who couldn't get a security clearance due to credible allegations of domestic abuse . According to the ...More..

Pakistan sentences man to death in Mashal Khan case
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Pakistan sentences man to death in Mashal Khan case

They broke into his room and dragged him out. On Wednesday, a Pakistani court sentenced one man to death and handed prison terms to 30 others who were involved in the mob killing of a university student wrong...More..

German parties 'close in on coalition deal'
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

German parties 'close in on coalition deal'

The deal, under which the two partners will share what they considered as the most crucial ministries for themselves, will however to be approved by SPD members in the coming weeks. Another alliance between M...More..

Baker can refuse to make wedding cake for gay couple, judge rules
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Baker can refuse to make wedding cake for gay couple, judge rules

Miller is not the only wedding cake creator in Bakersfield. "[The] Rodriguez-Del Rios plan to engage in speech". In a challenge to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of federal p...More..

Lawmakers push for legislation to deter people from eating Tide Pods
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Lawmakers push for legislation to deter people from eating Tide Pods

The two legislators say the pods are a risk to young children and adults with dementia who might mistake them for food. They say they worry about the attractiveness of the laundry pods, which are brightly color...More..

Andhra Pradesh Placation Hidden In PM Modi's Lok Sabha Speech?
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Andhra Pradesh Placation Hidden In PM Modi's Lok Sabha Speech?

He was also scathing about how demonetisation had dented the country's economy and adversely affected all small businesses. MPs belonging to TDP, YSR Congress and the Congress party had been raising slogans i...More..

Charlotte Hornets acquire Willy Hernangomez from the New York Knicks
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Charlotte Hornets acquire Willy Hernangomez from the New York Knicks

He is only owed $1.4 million this year, $1.5 million next season and his $1.7 million salary for the 2019-20 season is non-guaranteed. The will receive a pair of second-round picks and Johnny O'Bryant in the de...More..

Joe Biden calls President Trump a liar in the nicest way ever
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Joe Biden calls President Trump a liar in the nicest way ever

Clinton's" and that "she would have been a great president". CUOMO: "That's one of the most subtle things I've ever heard you say, Joe Biden ". Former President Barack Obama's Vice President, Joe Biden ...More..

Obama 'wants to know everything' in Clinton email case — Federal Bureau of Investigation texts
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Obama 'wants to know everything' in Clinton email case — Federal Bureau of Investigation texts

The officials described him as "so good" before Congress and a "brilliant public speaker". Strzok and Page, who were involved in an extramarital affair, exchanged thousands of texts during the presidential ca...More..

Coons, McCain introduce USA Act to Senate
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Coons, McCain introduce USA Act to Senate

Roughly two-thirds of Americans believe it's very important for Congress to reach a deal on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program , a poll released Monday found. House Republican leader...More..

The Dow Jones' Worst Point Decline in History
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

The Dow Jones' Worst Point Decline in History

Both the S&P 500 and the Dow sank more than 4 percent on Monday, their biggest falls since August 2011, as concerns over rising USA interest rates and government bond yields hit record-high valuations o...More..

UNSC rejects United States statement condemning use of Chlorine gas in Syria
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

UNSC rejects United States statement condemning use of Chlorine gas in Syria

Pinheiro said the number of attacks in Idlib and Eastern Ghouta had increased dramatically in the past 48 hours, leading to multiple reports of civilian deaths. Another hospital, in Maaret al-Numan, was struc...More..

South Africa's ANC postpones decision on Zuma's fate
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

South Africa's ANC postpones decision on Zuma's fate

The ANC's most powerful officials have already held private talks with President Zuma, but there's been no announcement of the outcome of the meeting. "He said he did everything he was told to do - paid back th...More..

Korean military called in as PyeongChang Winter Olympics hit by Norovirus
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Korean military called in as PyeongChang Winter Olympics hit by Norovirus

He will also hold talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Minister of Finance Taro Aso and will address US troops at Yokota Air Base near Tokyo before flying to South Korea on Thursday. North Korean officials ...More..

Pakistani Taliban claim attack that killed 11 soldiers
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pakistani Taliban claim attack that killed 11 soldiers

The bomber detonated his explosives vest near an empty lot where soldiers were playing volleyball. A spokesman for the outlawed Pakistani Taliban swiftly claimed responsibility, saying the attack inflicted ...More..