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Mar 10 2018

Donald Trump's gift for Kim Jong Un

Xi told Trump China would "firmly devote itself to achieve the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula", and to solving the problem through dialogue and consultation, Xi...

Mar 10 2018

Saudi crown prince meets banking bosses in London

The government spokesman said that May had raised "deep concerns" about the humanitarian situation in the country; however, this is unlikely to satisfy critics, including...

Mar 10 2018

NSE Calls For Gender Equality, Women's Empowerment

Barbados and the Caribbean can be justifiably proud of the achievements of its girls and women. "This International Women's Day , let's celebrate those who act as posi...

Mar 10 2018

Daylight Saving Time an Opportunity to Check on Smoke, Carbon Monoxide Detectors

South Dakotans are being reminded that it's a good time to change the batteries in their smoke alarms as they change their clocks. He pointed out that the Navajo Nation...

Mar 10 2018

Anthony Davis (sprained ankle) day-to-day, doubtful for big game vs. Wizards

He's led the Rockets to a National Basketball Association best 51-13 record and a league-high 17-game winning streak while averaging 30.9 points, 8.9 assists, 5.2 rebound...

Mar 09 2018

USA issues security alert for Playa del Carmen

The Embassy reports it has "received information about a security threat in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico ". All government employees have been prohibited from ...

Mar 08 2018

Putin praises Trump, says U.S. political system eating itself

The Trump administration considers clamping down on Chinese investments in the U.S., North Korea and the U.S. may be ready to talk, and China prepares to make its most...

Mar 08 2018

Celebrate International Women's Day 2018 at these Toronto events

This will be followed by our International Women's Day Motivational Seminar for Women and Girls on the 20th at the Occasions Entertainment Centre, where we will invite ...

Mar 07 2018

Notification issued for elections to 3 Rajya Sabha seats in Odisha

The two retiring BJP members likely to be re-nominated from Gujarat are Minister of State for Agriculture Parshottam Rupala and Minister of State for Roads and Highways a...

Mar 07 2018

France to set age of sexual consent after rape outcry

In one of the cases, a 30-year-old man was acquitted of raping an 11-year-old in November. It would be the first such law in France, which now does not have a rule sayi...

Mar 07 2018

House Speaker Paul Ryan urges Trump 'to be more surgical' on tariffs

Trump said "there will be people that change", but "they all want to be in the White House". Trump's decision to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum have be...

Mar 07 2018

Iran criticizes France over missile program stance

His comments came as the French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on February 27 expressed deep concerns over Iran's growing ballistic missile program. On the eve of th...

Mar 07 2018

Aldon Smith turns self in to police, released on $30K bond

A spokesman for the San Francisco County District Attorney's Office said Smith will be arraigned Monday. Per NBC Bay Area's John Zuchelli and Brendan Weber , police w...

Mar 07 2018

Tentative deal reached to end West Virginia teacher strike, governor says

Now all it needs is the governor's signature. "But we weren't coming down or backing down until they did this right", said Zanetta Stallworth, a McDowell County Schoo...

Mar 07 2018

Panama court evicts Trump management from hotel - Trump Organization

Workers removed the Trump logo from the entrance to the luxury complex, where police had been deployed earlier in the day. There have been reports of physical confronta...

Mar 06 2018

'US relationship with Israel best we've ever had,' declares Trump

The official move is set to take place on 14 May 2018, the 70th anniversary of the creation of the Israeli state. Long-time Netanyahu family spokesman Nir Hefetz agreed...

Mar 06 2018

Two fatally shot at Central Michigan University, suspect remains at large

Bellwood Police Chief Jiminez Allen on Friday called it "a very hard time" for the department. The shooting inside the Campbell Hall dormitory happened on the eve of ...

Mar 06 2018

President Abbas extends condolences over Burkina Faso terror attack

Speaking in Paris, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said France was targeted because it is "Burkina Faso's ally in its fight against terrorism". The United Arab...

Mar 06 2018

Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of 'usurping' power, forming 'opportunistic' alliance in Meghalaya

The Congress has been losing one state after another to the BJP in the past few years. Moving on to Meghalaya , Surjewala said every discordant party that fought BJP...

Mar 06 2018

U.S. aircraft carrier arrives in Vietnam for landmark visit

Trump's visit to the country a year ago. Rear Admiral John Fuller, who is a commander on the Carl Vinson , and whose father fought in Vietnam said "It's a pretty big a...