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Senate confirms Trump's nomination for Central Intelligence Agency director

One Republican , Rand Paul, refused to support Haspel's nomination and voted no. Senator John McCain and Senator Todd Young of IN were absent. Haspel was u...


The Most Underappreciated Story In The Oil Market

Following the rally in crude oil prices, the National Assembly increased the oil benchmark price for the 2018 budget to $51 per barrel from $45 proposed by th...


What non muslims need to know about Ramadan

Be sure to wish your Muslim neighbors Ramadan Mubarak! Ramadan. This is done at mosques and can last two/three hours every night. They also offer more pra...


North Korea nuclear site to be dismantled - US monitor

A number of buildings have been demolished at North Korea's nuclear test site, according to satellite photos made public on Monday, providing proof for the firs...


Illinois Governor Wants to Bring Back Death Penalty

Bruce Rauner's call for the reinstatement of the death penalty in any way, shape or form", the conference said in a May 14 statement. Current Illinois law ma...


A unsafe major volcanic eruption may be imminent at Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano

They also warned that the lava flow from fissure 17 is moving towards the ocean at approximately 20 yards per hour. The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports r...


Jailed Malaysian political leader Anwar Ibrahim released from prison

Mahathir told the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday he would be in power for one to two years, before an expected handover to Anwar, who is due to be released on...


MI5 thwarting monthly terror attacks in United Kingdom, warns spy chief

Mr Parker is expected to warn that Daesh - also known as Islamic State - still aspires to direct "devastating" and "more complex" attacks despite territorial lo...


Melania Trump Recovering After Going Under the Knife for Kidney Surgery

Trump has seemed to be physically fine in her most recent public appearances, which have included a State Visit by French President Emmanuel Macron and his w...


Sterling headed for 4th successive weekly decline after BoE holds rates

Carney said in February that rates might go up sooner than the BoE had previously suggested, and was asked by a reporter on Thursday about the description of hi...


North Korea silent about June summit with USA in Singapore

President Trump made brief remarks, saying "his proudest achievement will be - this is a part of it - but my proudest achievement will be when we denuclearize...


ISIS' 'most wanted' leaders captured in sting operation

Iraq captured five Islamic State commanders after its intelligence services lured them into crossing from neighbouring Syria, Iraqi state TV reported on Wedne...


Ex-CMs not entitled to residential accommodation from govt, says Supreme Court

The bench said a chief minister, once he/she demits office, is at par with the citizen, though by virtue of the office held, he/she may be entitled to security ...


Melania Trump to announce formal Stage Monday during Rose Garden ceremony

In a lengthy profile on the first lady published Monday, the Post noted "a persistent rumor [floating] around Washington that Melania doesn't really live ...


Here comes the bank holiday sun with record temperatures set for Monday

However, it's looking like a most of us will get to see some warm sunshine at times'. While the record for the hottest Bank Holiday Monday was set in 1999, th...


Death toll of Pakistan's coal mine collapses rises to 23

Rescue teams, including Personnel of Frontier Corps, Levies and Quick Response Force, were immediately called on the site. Miners gather outside the collapsed...


NASA successfully launches new Mars probe

It will take the spacecraft more than six months to get to Mars . The lander also carries a probe that will burrow 16 feet into the ground in order to measur...


Palestinian President Abbas Apologizes For Holocaust Remarks

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel called Mr. Abbas a "Holocaust denier", and the speech prompted some liberal Israelis to rule Mr. Abbas out as a pa...


U.S. police release body-camera videos from Vegas shooting

Officers can be heard shouting to each other to say they have checked parts of the room. As more police enter the room, they talk about the number of firearm...


Guantanamo prisoner released, the first of Trump's presidency

Al-Derbi entered a plea deal in February 2014 that saw him admit to planning, aiding and supporting an attack on the MV Limburg , which killed a Bulgarian sail...


Basque separatist group ETA announces its dissolution

It further added that the Basque conflict with Spain "did not being with the ETA and does not end with the end of ETA's journey". ETA, whose initials stand ...


In Paris, detained more than 200 participants in may day demonstrations

The report said the Black Blocs tried to hijack the protest march and smashed shop windows, put vehicles and a auto dealership on fire and also torched a McDo...


ROSENSTEIN: I 'Won't Be EXTORTED' By Impeachment Threats

Rosenstein also personally signed off on an Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of the home, office and hotel room of Michael Cohen, the president's personal ...


Trade talks must be held as equals and be mutually beneficial: China

China, which denies it coerces technology transfers, has threatened retaliation in equal measure, including tariffs on US soybeans and aircraft. Chinese Vice ...


Comey questions Trump's credibility and House Republican report

The more we learn about how these massive investigations were started, the more they look so corrupted that this entire investigation now could now qualify as...


White House pushes back against reports that Kelly called Trump an 'idiot'

The Wall Street Journal cited a White House source on Monday who said '[t] here have been discussions among the senior staff and the president directly about t...


Trump to meet crew of deadly Southwest Airlines flight

National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelph...


Suspected 'Golden State Killer' Joseph James DeAngelo appears in court

According to the Mercury News in San Jose, California, GEDMatch.com was able to provide DeAngelo's information because it fit with the DNA profile . Also kno...


Fire broke out at the Trump Tower in Azerbaijan

A huge fire broke out Saturday in a skyscraper known as the Trump Tower in Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, without causing any casualties. The building was the...


Turkey, Russia, Iran stress unity at Syria talks

Foreign Ministers Mohammad Javad Zarif of Iran, Sergei Lavrov of Russia and Mevlut Cavusoglu of Turkey gather following their meeting in Moscow , Russia. One...