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May 26 2017

Turkey shuns US resolution on Turkish bodyguards violence

Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. "In conversations with the Turkish President, I have quite explained that for us, it is indispensable that parliamentary delegates can visit our...

May 26 2017

Michael Flynn's businesses to be subpoenaed

The committee is conducting one of the main congressional probes into United States intelligence agency reports of Russian meddling in the election and whether there wa...

May 25 2017

House intel committee to issue subpoenas for Flynn materials in Russia probe

Trump made separate appeals in March to Daniel Coats , the national intelligence director, and to Admiral Michael Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency, a...

May 25 2017

DeVos grilled over budget that would devastate low-income students

Realistically, the final budget passed by Congress - if it indeed does manage to pass a budget - won't look anything like the White House's proposal . Yet the budget giv...

May 24 2017

Brennan says he had concerns about Russian contacts with Trump campaign

Mr Brennan also told lawmakers that he had warned his Russian counterpart, FSB chief Alexander Bortnikov , during a phone call last August against meddling. Republicans ...

May 24 2017

N.Korea test fired another ballistic missile

U.S. officials have been far less sanguine about the test of a long-range KN-17, or Hwasong-12, missile just over a week ago, which USA officials believe survived re-en...

May 24 2017

Bahrain raid on Shiite cleric's town: 5 killed, 286 arrested

The Iranian diplomat further called on Bahrain to stop relying on support from certain foreign sides for opposing religious and political leaders as well as people's legi...

May 24 2017

In U.S. presidential first, Trump prays at Jerusalem's Western Wall

In the final remarks that concluded his first visit to the region, U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that peace between Israel and the Palestinians is "possibl...

May 24 2017

North Korea 'ready to deploy and mass-produce new missile'

Although the United States did commit atrocities against North Koreans during the Korean war, that doesn't grant them the legitimacy to develop nuclear weapons, said Sun....

May 24 2017

North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

KCNA said the test was meant to verify technical indexes of the weapon system and examine its adaptability under various battle conditions before deployment to military u...

May 24 2017

Texas Senate attaches voucher plan to school finance fix

Some school districts in Texas allow transgender students to use the bathroom that matches their gender identity both through formal policies or on a case by case bas...

May 23 2017

Joe Lieberman one of top picks for Federal Bureau of Investigation job

You can expect Trump and his congressional allies to move forward with Lieberman's name even knowing he's poison to Senate Democrats, if only so they can use this as a da...

May 23 2017

Is Trump Taping Conversations in the Oval Office? Sean Spicer Won't Say

Reuters reporter Jeff Mason kicked off the Q&A portion of the presser by asking about the threatening tweets President Trump sent out early Friday morning where he sugges...

May 23 2017

Trump Arrives in Israel, Will Push Peace Process

Over the weekend, Trump received a warm welcome from Arab leaders, who focused on his desire to crack down on Iran's influence in the region, a commitment they found want...

May 23 2017

Billy Bush says tape with Trump brought his daughter to tears

Bush wasn't without fault while cheering on Trump's lewd comments, but he's certainly the only one who's paid for them. Bush said . "And in Donald's case, I equated it...

May 23 2017

Uncle's denial begins to undo Cassie Sainsbury's story

The revelation sparked a heated reaction, with many questioning what relevance it had with Ms Sainsbury's case. He said the new owners paid for her trip to Columbia. "I...

May 23 2017

Police, deputies and troopers hunt for people not using seat belts

When the " Click It or Ticket " campaign launched in 2002, only 76 percent of Texans used their seat belts. Although the decrease over the last 15 years, in 2016 ther...

May 23 2017

Iranian president calls relations with United States 'a curvy road'

Although Rouhani was favourite going into the vote, Raisi's close relationship with Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei meant there was uncertainty right up until the votes start...

May 23 2017

Warriors take 3-0 series lead against Spurs

Leonard has been out since re-injuring his left ankle in the series opener against the Warriors last Sunday, missing Games 2 and 3 of the series so far. Durant was leavin...

May 23 2017

Justin Trudeau surprises Vancouver promgoers with seawall photobomb

The photo's caption reads "Prom season in Vancouver". A photo taken by Mr Trudeau's official photographer shows the prime minister running past a gathering of high ...