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Japan, Bulgaria agree to seek early implementation of joint-EU EPA

Japan, Bulgaria agree to seek early implementation of joint-EU EPA

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has visited his country's former consulate in Kaunas, Lithuania at which Chiune Sugihara issued Japanese visas to around 6,000 Jews escaping Nazi-occupied Poland ...

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Quinn Emanuel Racks Up Another (Former) Trump Administration Client: Steve Bannon

Quinn Emanuel Racks Up Another (Former) Trump Administration Client: Steve Bannon

When a Vanity Fair profile of Bannon was published that painted him as somewhat critical of the president, Drudge Report linked to it with the teaser "BANNON UNLEASHED: TRUMP "ACTING LIKE AN 11-YE...

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World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi shines spotlight on renewables

World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi shines spotlight on renewables

By 2020, it's expected all types of renewable-energy generation will be able to compete with fossil fuels on cost. All of this compares remarkably favorably with the current cost spectrum for fossil...

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Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

No doubt better border security and a more logical guest worker visa program are essentials, but all these issues can be dealt with after Congress passes a budget, which is the real priority now. ...

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I am not a racist

I am not a racist

Analysts and businesses say the economy could lose $215 billion in GDP if the 800,000 so-called "Dreamers" leave the labor pool, at a time when many firms are finding it hard to fill open positions. R...

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Wind chill advisory tonight

Wind chill advisory tonight

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Warning in effect until noon on Tuesday . Between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday , temperatures are expected to warm significantly. The temperature ...

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Iran declares public mourning for tanker victims

Iran declares public mourning for tanker victims

The tanker caught fire and burned for more than a week before sinking. The 120 sq km (46 sq mile) oil slick is thought to be made up of heavy fuel that was used to power the vessel. The big concern ...

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'Still dreaming' of equality at Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony

'Still dreaming' of equality at Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony

The crowd gathered at Monday's breakfast did not buy his response. Trump denied making the comments, but it was still dominating the news on the King holiday. of Housing and Urban Development, pai...

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SpaceX launches Zuma spacecraft, most secretive mission to date

SpaceX launches Zuma spacecraft, most secretive mission to date

The newspaper reported that the classified satellite did not achieve orbit after it was launched on top of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. "The Zuma spacecraft will launch on Falcon 9, a two-stage r...

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Trump defends himself anew against charges that he is racist

Trump defends himself anew against charges that he is racist

Trump suggested the USA should instead focus its immigrant entry policy on countries such as Norway. "Well, I, for one, will not vote for government funding until we get a deal on DACA", Lewis sai...

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Trump defends himself after disparaging comments, says 'I am not a racist'

Trump defends himself after disparaging comments, says 'I am not a racist'

Referring to immigrants from African countries, Trump asked lawmakers during an Oval Office meeting on immigration reform, "Why do we want all these people from "shithole countries" coming here?" a ...

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Palestine's Abbas calls Trump peace offer 'slap of the century'

Palestine's Abbas calls Trump peace offer 'slap of the century'

Amir Abu Musaid, 16, was shot in the chest near the border fence east of Al-Bureij camp in central Gaza, the health ministry in the strip announced, following protests against Trump's controversial re...

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'Nonsense', 'Clown' - Rangers fans blast manager after confirmed bid for worldwide forward

'Nonsense', 'Clown' - Rangers fans blast manager after confirmed bid for worldwide forward

Clarke said: "There's been a bid, nowhere near acceptable". "I would be a little bit sad if I was the player, it was so low. It was an easy one for the club to turn down". The player has managed jus...

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One Very Lost Wallaby Stuffed Up Sydney Harbour Bridge's Early AM Traffic

One Very Lost Wallaby Stuffed Up Sydney Harbour Bridge's Early AM Traffic

Concerned motorists spotted the animal travelling south along the bridge just before 5am this morning. Incredulous drivers called into 2GB radio to report the sighting. A caller to 2GB who ident...

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Antwerp, Belgium building collapses in explosion

Antwerp, Belgium building collapses in explosion

The origin of the explosion on the central street of Paardenmarkt is not clear. According to local media, at least five people suffered injuries, while more people may be found trapped underneath th...

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California police discover 13 'emaciated' siblings imprisoned in family home

California police discover 13 'emaciated' siblings imprisoned in family home

Responding officers said the teen "appeared to be only 10 years old and slightly emaciated". After interviewing the teen, investigators went to the residence and contacted her parents, identified as...

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Montecito mudslides: White House releases statement almost 1 week after 1st deaths

Montecito mudslides: White House releases statement almost 1 week after 1st deaths

Officials had hoped to re-open the major highway on Monday, but one section of the road has been hard to clean, the Times reported. Officials said search and rescue operations for mudslide victims i...

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Poppi inquest: Injuries caused by penetration, rules coroner

Poppi inquest: Injuries caused by penetration, rules coroner

For almost two years nothing could be reported about the circumstance surrounding the toddler's death despite serious concerns about the failures of police and local authority staff. Paramedics took...

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Qatari warplanes 'intercept' 2nd civilian aircraft: UAE

Qatari warplanes 'intercept' 2nd civilian aircraft: UAE

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has received another complaint form Qatar, claiming that a second United Arab Emirates' (UAE) military fighter jet violated its airspace. Al Khater also ...

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Chelsea Manning releases first campaign ad in Senate run

Chelsea Manning releases first campaign ad in Senate run

Over grainy shots of riot police assailing protesters and of Donald Trump in the Oval Office, she went on: "We don't need more or better leaders, we need someone willing to fight". Manning enters the ...

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Called a Racist, Trump Threatens to Kill DACA Talks

Called a Racist, Trump Threatens to Kill DACA Talks

State Department officials said diplomats have been advised not to try to interpret or soften the President's remarks. I think the tweeting is not actually a bad idea. Mr. Ibrahim in statement addre...

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Pakistan briefs senior U.S. envoy on counterterrorism efforts

Pakistan briefs senior U.S. envoy on counterterrorism efforts

USA officials have long accused Pakistan of harboring militant groups that carry out attacks in neighboring Afghanistan, charges denied by Islamabad . Adviser Finance also welcomed the planned visits...

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Indy Remembers Martin Luther King, Calls on Residents to Continue His Work

Indy Remembers Martin Luther King, Calls on Residents to Continue His Work

Martin Luther King Jr . Day of his presidency, President Barack Obama helped students at a local elementary school build planters and plant vegetables for an "MLK Garden" at the school. (Former Al...

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India, Pakistan Clash Again in Disputed Territory

India, Pakistan Clash Again in Disputed Territory

Battles between the two nations have gone on in the disputed territory, with 138 Pakistani troops and 28 Indian soldiers being killed past year. The terrorists from Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) were kill...

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Amid Ahed Tamimi Imprisonment, Two 16-Year-Old Palestinians Killed by Israel

Amid Ahed Tamimi Imprisonment, Two 16-Year-Old Palestinians Killed by Israel

In the buildup to the Central Council meeting on Sunday and Monday, Palestinian officials had stressed that all options were on the table for responding to Trump, including suspending the PLO's recogn...

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US' Trump says immigration deal 'probably dead'

US' Trump says immigration deal 'probably dead'

Santoyo and other dreamers got what they consider good news Saturday, when they learned the government is still accepting DACA renewal applications, after a federal judge temporarily blocked the Tr...

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After Sachin, Kohli first India captain to score a Test century

After Sachin, Kohli first India captain to score a Test century

The second test is underway and South Africa have won the toss and scored 269 for 6. South Africa won the first Test in Cape Town by 72 runs and lead the three-Test series 1-0. Australian skip...

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Rich Lowry on Dick Durbin's desire to make a DACA deal work

Rich Lowry on Dick Durbin's desire to make a DACA deal work

The immigration crisis debate is taking place against a backdrop of controversy after President Trump called Haiti, El Salvador and African nations "problem countries" during an Oval Office meeting ...

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Video Shows Firefighter Catching Child Thrown From Apartment Blaze

Video Shows Firefighter Catching Child Thrown From Apartment Blaze

The fire quickly spread, forcing firefighters to toss babies and children from the third floor into the waiting arms of others below. The video shows an apartment building engulfed in flames. "We ...

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FG Summons US Ambassador Over Trump's Controversial Comment

FG Summons US Ambassador Over Trump's Controversial Comment

Reports say the government of Botswana, through its foreign ministry also earlier summoned the USA ambassador in protest over the Trump's comments. But the president denied ever describing any race ...

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