• China crushes South Korea tourism over U.S. missile presence
China crushes South Korea tourism over U.S. missile presence

The United States began moving the first elements of the advanced missile defence system into South Korea in early March after the North test-launched four ballistic missiles. It is created to intercept and destroy short and medium-range ballistic missiles. But China fears THAAD will weaken its own ballistic capabilities and says it upsets the re...

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  • Turkey expresses sadness to Russian govt over ship collision
Turkey expresses sadness to Russian govt over ship collision

Found a spelling error? All 78 members of the Russian crew were safety evacuated from the vessel before it sank, Turkish Coastal Safety authorities said. The Interfax news agency reported that it spent much of the winter in the Mediterranean off the coast of Syria and returned to the Black Sea to monitor North Atlantic Treaty Organisation exercises...

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  • Melania Trump ventures out of NYC to celebrate 47th birthday in Washington
Melania Trump ventures out of NYC to celebrate 47th birthday in Washington

Once and for all: Melania certainly doesn't need you to #FreeHer. She accused the magazine of publishing a false story and one that is degrading to women. Melania Trump's office in Washington, D.C. remains virtually empty, while White House crews and staff typically overseen by the first lady have been left unmanned and without order.

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  • Man Killed by Bachelor Star Chris Soules Was Vietnam Veteran
Man Killed by Bachelor Star Chris Soules Was Vietnam Veteran

Buchanan County Sheriff Bill Wolfgram said Wednesday that investigators are trying to identify the person who picked Soules up and that this person could be charged, depending on the circumstances. "[Chris] was involved in an accident where there was a death of an individual, and Mr. Soules, before law enforcement was even present from the scene, t...

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  • Sheriff: 'Bachelor' star refused to answer door after crash
Sheriff: 'Bachelor' star refused to answer door after crash

He is accused of not immediately stopping his vehicle at the scene and failing to return and remain at the scene of the crash, according to a police report . Mosher was transported to Mercy Hospital in Oelwein, Iowa, where he was pronounced dead. Soules was released after he posted a $10,000 (£7,790) bail bond.

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  • Germany criticizes mass detentions in Turkey
Germany criticizes mass detentions in Turkey

Turkey has detained over 1,000 suspects in a massive new crackdown on alleged supporters of US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen. This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Erdogan has positioned himself as a strong protector of Turkey's interests - not only against the alleged machinations of Gulen, but also the violence of militants fr...

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  • Venezuela Threatens To Leave Organization of American States If It Holds Meeting
Venezuela Threatens To Leave Organization of American States If It Holds Meeting

Although more deaths have been reported by political activists and Venezuelan media, those have not been confirmed. On Monday, three other protesters were killed during nationwide protests by opponents calling for elections to remove Maduro from office.

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  • China launches second aircraft carrier
China launches second aircraft carrier

China has launched a new aircraft carrier, boosting its military presence amid rising tensions in the region. China has launched its first domestically designed and built aircraft carrier, state media said Wednesday, as the country seeks to transform its navy into a force capable of projecting power onto the high seas.

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  • Snap poll expected to strengthen Theresa May
Snap poll expected to strengthen Theresa May

Mrs May said she had made clear to European Council president Donald Tusk that she wants an early agreement on the status of EU nationals living in the UK. With just 13 votes against the motion, this easily exceeded the two-thirds threshold needed for the government to be able to overrule legislation that had required elections to be held at regu...

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  • Wildfires rage across Florida, destroying homes and displacing thousands
Wildfires rage across Florida, destroying homes and displacing thousands

The blaze was only 10 percent contained. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Another fire sparked at 16th Street SE and Frangipani Avenue which runs parallel just south of Golden Gate Boulevard. Collier County Sheriff Kevin Rambosk said he saw propane...

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  • Saudi Arabia restores perks to state employees, boosting markets
Saudi Arabia restores perks to state employees, boosting markets

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has reinstated bonuses and special allowances for civil servants and military personnel that had been cut last September as part of austerity measures when oil revenues were low. Saudi Arabia also suspended all memoranda of understanding and agreements signed with Sisi during Salman's visit to Cairo in April 2016. Saudi...

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  • Saudi King Announces New Royal Decrees
Saudi King Announces New Royal Decrees

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud stands during a reception ceremony for British Prime Minister Theresa May in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 5, 2017. Al-Sisi has visited Saudi Arabia in response to an invitation extended by Salman earlier this month during the Arab League Summit that was held in Jordan.

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  • Nicki Minaj, Drake and Lil Wayne Drop
Nicki Minaj, Drake and Lil Wayne Drop "No Frauds" Video

Minaj was able to snag her Young Money men Drake and Lil Wayne for a long-awaited reunion, where the trio posted up in different scenes with the female MC. That was Ali's first and last appearance in the video , further proving she made a cameo simply to "pick a side". It's just Nicki on a throne, Nicki on a bridge, Nicki next to Drake , and Ni...

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  • Married man fakes hijacking threat to avoid trip with girlfriend
Married man fakes hijacking threat to avoid trip with girlfriend

Motaparthi Vamshi Krishna was arrested after sending in a fake tip about a plane hijacking plot because he couldn't afford to buy a ticket for his online girlfriend. The email stated that three hijacks would be carried out by a team of 23 people at three airports. The e-mail mentioned about a lady overhearing six boys discussing simultaneous hija...

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  • Bucks overwhelm Raptors 104-77, take 2-1 series lead
Bucks overwhelm Raptors 104-77, take 2-1 series lead

He has options in Dellavedova and Terry, so he might utilize them more in the following games. With the Bradley Center set up to be in a black out for game three tonight, the Bucks are hoping that the Raptors will be fearing the deer by night's end.

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  • Terrorist kills Police officer, injures two others in ambush
Terrorist kills Police officer, injures two others in ambush

Speaking in Washington during a news conference with Italian prime minister Paolo Gentiloni, US president Donald Trump said the shooting "looks like another terrorist attack " and sent condolences to France. We'll move quickly to correct the record and we'll only point to the best information we have at the time. The gunman was shot dead by ot...

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  • NCAA championship sites announced: North Carolina is back in
NCAA championship sites announced: North Carolina is back in

Seven months after it was announced the 2016 ACC football championship game would be removed from North Carolina due to the state's House Bill 2, the game will return to Charlotte, N.C., the conference has announced. - Women's swimming and diving: 2021 championships, Greensboro. The ACC also said contracts with venues that had multi-year agre...

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  • Trump signs 'Buy American, Hire American' executive order targeting foreign material sourcing
Trump signs 'Buy American, Hire American' executive order targeting foreign material sourcing

Seeking to carry out a campaign pledge to put "America First", Mr Trump signed an executive order on the H-1B visa program. "With this order, I am directing every single agency in our government to strictly uphold our "buy American" laws, to minimise the use of waivers and to maximise "made in America" content in all federal projects".

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  • European Union leaders to hold Brexit summit
European Union leaders to hold Brexit summit

The European banking and medicine agencies are now located in London , but according to the Observer , EU diplomats agreed in a meeting on Tuesday that they should be moved. These countries are allowed to recognise EMA marketing authorisation decisions (and be harmonised with all EMA regulations) thereby speeding up approvals for patients in thos...

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  • Protesters to take to streets to demand Trump release tax returns
Protesters to take to streets to demand Trump release tax returns

Because the traditional Tax Day for 2017 fell on a weekend, American citizens have until Tuesday, April 18 to file their tax returns this year. He says it is because he was under audit and that voters don't care. "If he thinks he can get away with playing king, he's got another thought coming", Waters said. "We are taking the gloves off to say kn...

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