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  • Authorities trying to determine if the suspect was part of a larger network
    2017-05-23 19:11:54 UTC
    MANCHESTER, ENGLAND — British police on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber who killed 22 people, including children, in an attack on a crowded concert hall in Manchester, and said they were trying to establish whether he had acted alone or with...

  • Roger Moore dies at 89 after "a short but brave battle with cancer"
    2017-05-23 18:25:59 UTC
    LONDON — Actor Roger Moore, who earned international fame playing British secret agent James Bond in seven movies, died of cancer on Tuesday at the age of 89, his family said. His 12 years as action man 007, the fictitious spy with a voracious ...

  • Manchester suicide bomber suspect identified as Salman Abedi
    2017-05-23 17:39:50 UTC
    Washington — Manchester suicide bomber suspect identified as Salman Abedi, three U.S. officials said. The police arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the suicide attack that killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert last night. Prim...

  • Pray For Manchester
    2017-05-23 17:07:23 UTC
    <i><h2>Please retweet: Parents go online to find their children after UK attack</h2> By Michael Holden and Jon Super | </i>MANCHESTER, ENGLAND — Desperate parents and friends posted heart-wrenching messages and pictures on social media in th...

  • UK: 22 people dead and 59 injured in Manchester blast
    2017-05-23 16:06:37 UTC
    Manchester City — Manchester suicide bomber suspect identified as Salman Abedi: three U.S. officials A blast on Monday night at a concert in the northern English city of Manchester where U.S. singer Ariana Grande had been performing left ...

  • Controversial study: The evolutionary lineage arose in Africa?
    2017-05-23 07:10:13 UTC
    Fossils from Greece and Bulgaria of an ape-like creature that lived 7.2 million years ago may fundamentally alter the understanding of human origins, casting doubt on the view that the evolutionary lineage that led to people arose in Africa. Sc...

  • Trump budget plan cuts healthcare and food assistance for poor
    2017-05-23 05:39:39 UTC
    WASHINGTON — The White House is set to deliver U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump's first full budget to lawmakers on Tuesday, a plan that would slash funding for healthcare and food assistance programs for the poor while it trims t...

  • Comey wants to speak with FBI investigator Mueller before testifying
    2017-05-23 00:39:26 UTC
    Former FBI Director James Comey is delaying an appearance before the U.S. House Oversight Committee that had been planned for Wednesday, the panel's chairman said on Monday. In a post on Twitter, Chairman Jason Chaffetz, who will step down from...

  • Flynn Invoked the 'Fifth Amendment' and Declined to Collaborate
    2017-05-22 20:41:54 UTC
    Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn declined on Monday to comply with a subpoena from the Senate Intelligence Committee as it investigates possible Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. He invoked his Fifth Amen...

  • Trump Looks For the Arab-Israeli Alliance Against Iran
    2017-05-22 18:26:52 UTC
    JERUSALEM — U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump said on Monday that shared concern about Iran was driving Israel and many Arab states closer and demanded that Tehran immediately cease military and financial backing of "terrorists and...

  • Far-right nationalist Trump looks increasingly isolated
    2017-05-22 18:26:31 UTC
    WASHINGTON — In the Trump White House, it’s getting lonely at the top. U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump’s fellow Republicans in Congress are showing signs of going their own way, both on politics and policy, determined to salva...

  • Ankara criticizes US over Turkey's 'brutal attack' on peaceful protesters
    2017-05-22 18:10:35 UTC
    Ankara — Turkey summoned the U.S ambassador to protest the treatment of Turkish security officials in the United States during a visit by President Tayyip Erdogan last week, the foreign ministry said. During Erdogan's visit to Washington to mee...

  • Alec Baldwin Teaches Daughter Carmen 'Trump Impression'
    2017-05-22 18:10:08 UTC
    Alec Baldwin's wife Hilaria Thomas posted on her Instagram page Saturday a video of the actor teaching their 3 and 1/2-year-old daughter Carmen his Donald Trump impression, the one he does in costume on SNL. "Carmen, what day does Daddy play Do...

  • German Journalists Schools US Reporters | The Straightforward Line Of German Journalists Visibly Put Off Trump: 'Why do keep saying things you know are not true?'
    2017-05-22 17:25:14 UTC
    <blockquote>US reporters shocked when the German reporter asked Trump: "Why do you keep saying things you know are not true Mr President?" The first face-to-face meeting between U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump and German Chanc...

  • Trump's Comey remark to Russians shows his weakness
    2017-05-21 19:29:50 UTC
    WASHINGTON — U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump raised the firing of the FBI director in a meeting with Russia's foreign minister to explain why he had been unable to find areas of cooperation with Moscow, two top administration off...

  • TPP agreed to move the trade deal forward without U.S.
    2017-05-21 04:56:58 UTC
    Countries in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreed on Sunday to explore ways to move the trade deal forward after U.S. President Donald Trump's pulled out in his switch to an "America First" policy. The so-called TPP-11 countries held thei...

  • Re-elected Rouhani pledges to open Iran to the world
    2017-05-20 17:51:58 UTC
    Tehran — President Hassan Rouhani pledged on Saturday to open Iran to the world and deliver freedoms its people have yearned for, throwing down a defiant challenge to his hardline opponents after securing a decisive re-election for a second term. ...

  • Trump to Lavrov: U.S. FBI director was crazy, a real nut job
    2017-05-20 06:24:21 UTC
    WASHINGTON — The New York Times reported that U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump boasted to Russian officials at a White House meeting last week that firing Comey relieved "great pressure" the president faced from a law-enforcement ...

  • Mexico to import record amount of corn from Brazil instead US
    2017-05-19 07:08:25 UTC
    MEXICO CITY — Mexico expects to import a record amount of yellow corn from Brazil this year after its livestock producers secured lower prices in deals with suppliers on a recent visit to South America as NAFTA talks loom, a Mexican official said ...

  • Trump's people were in excessive contact with Russians
    2017-05-19 05:58:03 UTC
    WASHINGTON — Michael Flynn and other advisers to Donald Trump’s campaign were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months of the 2016 presidential race, current and fo...

  • Senate Intel has not received a subpoena response from Flynn
    2017-05-18 18:22:41 UTC
    Lawyers for President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn have not yet indicated whether Flynn plans to comply with the Senate Intelligence Committee's subpoena for documents, the panel's chairman said in a statement on T...

  • Ex-FBI Director Mueller Appointed to Investigate Trump-Russia Ties
    2017-05-18 18:04:01 UTC
    WASHINGTON — House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi welcomed the appointment of Ex-FBI Director Mueller in the Russia probe involving U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump but said on Thursday an independent commission...

  • Roger Ailes, founder of the right wing TV channel Fox "News" dead
    2017-05-18 17:11:31 UTC
    NEW YORK — Roger Ailes, founder and former chief executive of Fox "News", a right-wing nationalist political TV channel in US, that helped reshape the U.S. political landscape, has died at age 77. Ailes' widow, Elizabeth Ailes, announced his de...

  • Since Jan 22 U.S. arrested 41,318 undocumented immigrants
    2017-05-17 18:50:58 UTC
    By Mica Rosenberg | NEW YORK — U.S. arrests of undocumented immigrants rose by nearly 40 percent in the first 100 days of U.S. far-right nationalist Donald Trump's presidency, following executive orders that broadened the scope of who could be tar...

  • U.S. sanctions Iran officials, Chinese network over missile program
    2017-05-17 18:14:17 UTC
    The United States on Wednesday sanctioned two Iranian defense officials, an Iranian company and members of a China-based network for supporting Iran's ballistic missile program, the U.S. Treasury said in a statement. The targeted sanctions come...