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Turkish warplanes strike Kurdish militia targets in Syria

Turkish warplanes strike Kurdish militia targets in Syria

Turkey considers the YPG to be the Syrian affiliates of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). Earlier, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said a helicopter had been shot down without saying who was resp...

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Trump claims of victimization by the Obama administration

The Nunes memo took aim at Steele multiple times , painting him as a politically biased source providing unreliable information about Trump's ties to Russian Federation. Trey Gowdy by saying, "So...

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Pence insists 'no daylight' on North after S. Korea visit

Pence insists 'no daylight' on North after S. Korea visit

Still, it wouldn't be South Korea if people weren't asking the perennial question when it comes to North Korea changing gears and showering its rival with apparent affection: What's in it for Pyon...

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Hong Kong: Double-decker bus overturns, 19 dead

Hong Kong: Double-decker bus overturns, 19 dead

Meanwhile in Java, a packed tourist bus returning from an outing collided with a motorbike and plunged off a hill after its brakes apparently failed. A total of 18 people died and 47 people were inj...

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Body of missing Brit, 56, found in remote mountain location

Body of missing Brit, 56, found in remote mountain location

He had been reported missing with his brother Neil, 63, after failing to return on Thursday. Mountain rescue: Search team returns to area on Sunday morning. Bobby Nelson Brothers: They are believed ...

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President Trump reportedly expected to declassify Democratic rebuttal of controversial GOP memo

President Trump reportedly expected to declassify Democratic rebuttal of controversial GOP memo

But Trump ignored those concerns when he made a decision to release the Republican memo last week - despite the Federal Bureau of Investigation releasing a rare statement to say the Nunes memo omitted...

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Kim Jong Un's sister met with South Korea's president

Kim Jong Un's sister met with South Korea's president

Vice President Mike Pence, bottom left, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, bottom right, as they watch the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea . Kim Yong Nam...

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Turkish president says helicopter shot down in northern Syria

Turkish president says helicopter shot down in northern Syria

The attacks on the besieged rebel enclave east of the capital are part of a fierce government offensive that has killed 228 civilians since Monday, AFP said , citing the United Kingdom-based Syrian...

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Russian passenger plane carrying 71 people crashes near Moscow

Russian passenger plane carrying 71 people crashes near Moscow

The Saratov Airlines An-148 jet, was en route to the city of Orsk when it vanished from radar. The same news agency reported that the wreckage of the plane was spread over a wide area around the c...

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Pence didn't snub North Koreans deliberately, officials say

South Korean television is showing a smiling President Moon Jae-in entering a reception room and shaking hands with North Korean delegates, including leader Kim Jong Un's sister. The two Koreas held...

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Amid Olympic Détente, Pence Snubs North Koreans In Visit To Pyeongchang

Amid Olympic Détente, Pence Snubs North Koreans In Visit To Pyeongchang

The delegation, the highest-ranking to visit the South, concludes its visit later on Sunday having charmed and intrigued the South Korean public, but still faces deep scepticism over the North's since...

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Unified Korea women's ice hockey team beaten by Switzerland at Winter Olympics

Unified Korea women's ice hockey team beaten by Switzerland at Winter Olympics

Moon responded to the invitation by suggesting the two countries "should accomplish this by creating the right conditions", adding that talks between North Korea and the United States were also ne...

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Curtis Blaydes Survives & Controls Mark Hunt

Curtis Blaydes Survives & Controls Mark Hunt

Both men are exhausted. Leg kick for Blaydes. It was a match-up of different styles as well, as Blaydes was expected to wrestle Hunt and wear him down as the fight progressed, while Hunt would rely on...

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Women shouldn't be forced to wear abayas, says Saudi cleric

Women shouldn't be forced to wear abayas, says Saudi cleric

Ironically however, women have faced arrest and detention for refusing to wear the abaya in public. Sheikh Abdullah Al Mutlaq, who is a member of the Council of Senior Scholars, revealed this week h...

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Next time, wake up and watch the Olympic Opening Ceremony live

Next time, wake up and watch the Olympic Opening Ceremony live

The unified women's ice hockey team is the first time the two Koreas will compete on the same side for 27 years, and comes after their athletes marched together behind a unification flag at Friday...

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North Korea's Kim invites Moon to Pyongyang for summit

North Korea's Kim invites Moon to Pyongyang for summit

The Pyeongchang Olympics are the second ever to be held on the Korean Peninsula, and its first Winter Games. For hours Saturday, South Korean media was abuzz over the contents of a mysterious bl...

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A Bad Flu Season Keeps Getting Worse

A Bad Flu Season Keeps Getting Worse

Cousineau said. Since flu season began, 63 children have died from the flu. "But let me remind everyone, as a physician myself, that in this season not everyone who presents with influenza-like illn...

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White House speechwriter resigns after domestic abuse allegations

White House speechwriter resigns after domestic abuse allegations

Some are old and some are new. There is no recovery for someone falsely accused - life and career are gone. Some commentators objected to his reference to due process, for example pointing his promo...

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Turkish forces hit PKK/PYD targets in northern Syria

Turkish forces hit PKK/PYD targets in northern Syria

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today said a Turkish military helicopter had been shot down during Ankara's military offensive against a Kurdish militia in northern Syria. "The no-holds-barred natu...

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A Few Thoughts on Rob Porter

A Few Thoughts on Rob Porter

Trump was not consulted when Hicks and several other aides drafted a White House statement defending Porter, and he was under the impression that Hicks had let her relationship with Porter cloud ...

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North Korea invite is dramatic gesture, but not diplomatic breakthrough

North Korea invite is dramatic gesture, but not diplomatic breakthrough

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un's sister, making an unprecedented visit to South Korean soil, will now likely attend the same opening ceremony as US Vice President Mike Pence, who's vowing tough...

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Modi becomes first Indian PM to visit West Bank

Modi becomes first Indian PM to visit West Bank

Abbas has sought worldwide support for replacing the USA as sole Mideast mediator after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital. He took a chopper ride to Palestine's Ramallah...

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'Horrific murder spree' in Kentucky leaves 5 dead, incl gunman

'Horrific murder spree' in Kentucky leaves 5 dead, incl gunman

The Lexington Herald Leader (http://bit.ly/2EjmqsW) says sheriff officials identified the shooter as Joseph Nickell, whose vehicle was later discovered at an apartment complex where two more shooting ...

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Trump won't declassify Democratic memo on Russia probe

White House counsel Don McGahn outlined the president's concerns in a letter sent along with the memo to the panel's Chairman, Republican Rep. Devin Nunes of California. So they wish to send thi...

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At least 3 dead, others injured in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon

At least 3 dead, others injured in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon

The helicopter was on a tour of the canyon, one of the top USA tourist destinations and more than a mile (1.6 km) deep, when it went down, a dispatcher for the Hualapai Department of Emergency Service...

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Switzerland upset unified Korean team at women's ice hockey in PyeongChang

Switzerland upset unified Korean team at women's ice hockey in PyeongChang

Sarah Murray, head coach of the joint Korean women's hockey team, (2nd from L), instructs her players during a timeout in their Group B contest of the women's hockey tournament against Switzerland at ...

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Turkish military says another soldier killed in Syria

Turkish military says another soldier killed in Syria

Despite U.S. objections, Turkey on January 20 launched an air-and-land operation, dubbed "Olive Branch", against members of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in Syria's ...

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Prominent Pak activist Asma Jahangir passes away

Prominent Pak activist Asma Jahangir passes away

The iconic lawyer had served as the head of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) and the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA). She was on Time magazine's list of 100 most influential women...

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Over 40 settlements liberated in Syria's Afrin

Over 40 settlements liberated in Syria's Afrin

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein called Saturday for urgent worldwide action after a week of soaring violence and bloodshed, mostly caused by airstrikes, in the opposition...

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Noah Dickerson on 97-94 double overtime loss at OSU: 'It hurts.'

Noah Dickerson on 97-94 double overtime loss at OSU: 'It hurts.'

PULLMAN, Wash. - Katie McWilliams made a pair of free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and Oregon State escaped with the victory over short-handed Washington State. Oregon State shot 57 per...

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Turkish helicopter shot down by Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin - Erdogan

Turkish helicopter shot down by Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin - Erdogan

Turkey considers the YPG to be "terrorists" and claims it is linked to an outlawed Kurdish insurgent group operating within Turkey's own borders. State-run news agency Anadolu said the incident happen...

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230 civilians killed in Syrian, Russian airstrikes in past week

230 civilians killed in Syrian, Russian airstrikes in past week

However, in a posting on Twitter, Mustefa Bali, spokesman for the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces dominated by the YPG, said a helicopter had been hit in the Rajo area of northwest Afrin. However...

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Turkish military copter crashes in Syria, 2 killed

All planes returned safely, the statement added. Unconfirmed Turkish media reports had Turkey had halted flights after Russia, which effectively controls the skies over the region, had closed the ...

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North Korea invites South president

North Korea invites South president

Moon Jae-in must now walk a fine diplomatic line as he tries to encourage North Korea's new interest in dialogue without straying too far from the "maximum pressure" approach championed by the Unite...

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Kim Jong Un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul

Kim Jong Un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul

Seating plans shown on television had Mr Pence seated directly opposite Kim Yong-nam at the reception in Pyeongchang. Kim Eui-kyeom, South Korean president's spokesman, said at a news conference in ...

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President Trump refuses to release Democratic memo on Russian Federation probe

President Trump refuses to release Democratic memo on Russian Federation probe

Trump is " inclined " to declassify the memo, but is " unable to do so at this time ", says the letter, adding that the committee should work with the Department of Justice to revise the memo to mitig...

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Trump Insists Hicks Is 'Fantastic' Amid Porter Response Debacle

Jessica Corbett was married to Sorensen for two-and-a-half years. "Women's lives are upended every day by sexual violence and harassment". A third woman, who said she had dated Porter in 2016, reach...

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Turkish military helicopter shot down near Syria: President Erdogan

Turkish military helicopter shot down near Syria: President Erdogan

A follow-up statement released on the same day said two more Turkish soldiers were killed, and four were wounded in the military operations. However, neither Turkey's North Atlantic Treaty Organisatio...

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Tim Tebow Foundation hosts annual 'Night to Shine' prom

Tim Tebow Foundation hosts annual 'Night to Shine' prom

The event, held in 500 separate locations in every state and 16 countries across the globe, provides a once-in-a-lifetime prom-like evening for special needs teenagers. On Friday, over 100 special ne...

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Syria calls US-led coalition strike in east Syria 'war crime'

Syria calls US-led coalition strike in east Syria 'war crime'

The U.S. military said it killed more than 100 Syrian government soldiers on Thursday after an "unprovoked attack" against the U.S. -led coalition occupying Syria. While Washington's mission is ...

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