Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Joe Biden tells New Hampshire Dems, 'Guys, I'm not running' Joe Biden tells New Hampshire Dems, 'Guys, I'm not running'

That comment elicited some groans from the crowd, and one man yelled "run Joe, run". ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE Former Vice President Joe Biden attends the opening ceremony for Museum of the American Revolution on April 19 in Philadelphia. We recently...

Iranian TV executive shot dead in Istanbul, Turkish media reports Iranian TV executive shot dead in Istanbul, Turkish media reports

Ankara, Kuwait - Ambiguity surrounded the assassination of Iranian opposition businessman Saeed Karimian and his Kuwaiti business partner, Mohammad Metab al-Shalahi in the upscale Maslak neighborhood of northern Istanbul on Saturday night.

Italy's former PM Renzi regains leadership of center-left PD party Italy's former PM Renzi regains leadership of center-left PD party

Italians are voting for a new leader of the Democratic Party in a primary expected to give Matteo Renzi a fresh mandate. Renzi, 42, resigned as prime minister after his proposed constitutional referendum failed in December. Primary voting was open ...

US will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia US will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

Fresh from bilateral talks with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, the visit represented a lighter side to Mr Pence's weekend trip to Australia. Australia's relationship with the new administration in Washington got off to a rocky start when Trump la...

Promises on jobs, affordability continue to dominate BC election campaign Promises on jobs, affordability continue to dominate BC election campaign

In Columbia River Revelstoke, five candidates are in the running. The tide of social media allegations that the 61-year-old was an NDP plant came from BC Liberals, including campaign director Laura Miller, and other supporters. The United Steelwo...

3 women arrested in ongoing UK counterterror investigation 3 women arrested in ongoing UK counterterror investigation

All of them were detained over the same suspicion of the commission, preparation and instigation of terrorist acts. British police announced on Sunday that they had arrested a woman who was shot and seriously injured during a counter-terrorism raid...

Sean Spicer talks to Sean Spicer talks to "CBS This Morning": Full transcript

The Trump administration said Monday that the president remains committed to upgrading US roads, bridges and airports, even though a rebuilding proposal was not released within his first 100 days in office. "Clearly [the] conditions are not there rig...

Tensions rise between Turkey, US along Syrian border Tensions rise between Turkey, US along Syrian border

A member of U.S forces rides on a military vehicle in the town of Darbasiya next to the Turkish border, Syria April 28, 2017. There haS been almost continuous fire across the Syria Turkey south-east border ever since Turkey had attacked Kurdish tar...

North Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nuclear weapons

Japan launched a protest through its diplomatic channel in Beijing, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said. Trump downplayed the significance of North Korea's "small missile launch", which occurred early in the day. "I think timing is absolute...

First House of Cards trailer released First House of Cards trailer released

The fifth season, which premieres on May 30th, also stars Michael Kelly, Jayne Atkinson, Neve Campbell, Derek Cecil, Paul Sparks and Joel Kinnaman. We have to hold their sticky fingers and we have to wipe their filthy mouths. Frank Underwood's chok...

North Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill North Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

In 1950, North Korea invaded the south, starting the three-year-long Korean War. The Pentagon said the deployment was a critical measure to defend South Korea and its allies against North Korean missile threats and it would complete it "as soon a...

$61 million set to be approved for Trump family security $61 million set to be approved for Trump family security

The spending deal is expected to pass Congress after votes later this week. According to the Reuters , the city has spent $24 million on security measures for Trump Tower between Election Day and Trump's inauguration. When outlining his $84.9 bill...

Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

It's all part of a high stakes power play in an already absurdly complicated conflict that has sucked in the world's great powers, and a lot of the lesser ones. The agency added that the force may be used against YPG, which Ankara views as the Syrian...

Is Georgia election a sign of a Democratic comeback? Is Georgia election a sign of a Democratic comeback?

Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff for Georgia's 6th Congressional District special election speaks during an election eve rally at Andretti Indoor Karting and Games in Roswell, Georgia, April 17, 2017. Democrats, out of power in Congress and the Wh...

North Korea carries out 'large-scale' artillery drill, South Korea says

Landers/U.S. Navy via AP). They will take place in the East Sea, the South's name for the Sea of Japan, it said, and the two allies will also begin joint naval exercises in the West Sea - what it calls the Yellow Sea - on Tuesday "in relation to th...

Former Italian PM Renzi says European Union must change to survive Former Italian PM Renzi says European Union must change to survive

People vote for Democratic party's primary elections, in Bologna, Italy, Sunday, April 30, 2017. Renzi was re-elected secretary of the Democratic Party-Italy's largest establishment party-making him the group's candidate to become the next prime mi...

Five policemen, two bank employees killed in Kashmir Five policemen, two bank employees killed in Kashmir

Sources said that the van after unloading cash at Jammu and Kashmir Bank in Damhal Hanji Pora area was heading towards Kulgam district headquarters. The gunmen escaped with cash and weapons, another police officer told AFP on condition of anonymity...

Italy's Renzi likely to win Democratic Party election Italy's Renzi likely to win Democratic Party election

Mr Renzi, 42, won more than 70% of the vote in Sunday's primary among party supporters, leaving two other contenders far behind. About two million people took part in the vote, which from the beginning appeared to run in Renzi's favor . Renzi resi...

Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

Trump said Sunday the White House is pushing forward, and that the GOP plan "guarantees" coverage for Americans with pre-existing conditions. Large losses on sicker-than-expected customers forced several big insurers to bail out of Obamacare or sca...

Two people arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences Two people arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences

Two people have been arrested in Waterford City over suspected involvement in terrorism offences. He is charged with providing funding for a foreign terrorist group on October 2nd, 2015 and attempting to provide funding to a foreign terrorist group...

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