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Senate confirms CIA's first female director

Senate confirms CIA's first female director

It must be noted that several Democrats from Republican-controlled states did NOT vote for Haspel, notably Claire McCaskill of Missouri and Doug Jones of Alabama. That record, and Haspel's answers a...

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Vladimir Putin calls for 'political process' on Syria

Vladimir Putin calls for 'political process' on Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia May 17, 2018. "With the beginning of the political course of in its most lively ...

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Kilauea Eruption Prompts US Senate Action On Volcano Monitoring

Kilauea Eruption Prompts US Senate Action On Volcano Monitoring

He told CBS4's Kelly Werthmann via FaceTime he left from the Colorado Springs airport Tuesday afternoon. Hawaii officials have had a busy month pleading with travelers to keep their plans even as ...

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White House is 'still hopeful' Kim-Trump summit will happen

White House is 'still hopeful' Kim-Trump summit will happen

The statement , attributed to the North's vice foreign minister Kim Kye-guan, also criticized recent comments from White House national security advisor John Bolton that the USA was looking at ...

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Warrants: Change of long name and symbol for Statoil (161/18)

Warrants: Change of long name and symbol for Statoil (161/18)

The change of name and subsequent implementation and change of ticker on Oslo Børs is subject to the AGMs approval of the name change and formal registration in the Norwegian register of business ente...

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Pope says he's thought about when it's time to 'take leave

Pope says he's thought about when it's time to 'take leave

According to the Ministry of health in Gaza, on may 14-15, in clashes on the border killed more than 60 people, more than 3,000 injured, injury, or exposure to smoke or gas. Paul discerning when to le...

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Germany to increase defense spending, but not high enough for Trump

Germany to increase defense spending, but not high enough for Trump

The appropriate level of military funds has become the subject of heated discussion in the governing grand coalition, with defense minister Ursula von der Leyen demanding a further increase to at leas...

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Deportation bus: Georgia GOP Gubernatorial candidate's controversial tour bus

Deportation bus: Georgia GOP Gubernatorial candidate's controversial tour bus

It's gubernatorial campaign season in the state of Georgia and it's pretty clear where Republican candidate Sen. All you have to do is take a look at his bus that says, "Fill this bus with illegal...

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European Union to switch from dollar to euro in payments for Iranian oil

European Union to switch from dollar to euro in payments for Iranian oil

She said all sides had agreed to find practical solutions over the coming weeks. Mogherini said she couldn't give any legal or economic guarantees to Iran about the continuation of the deal. Several...

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Scot Peterson's $8K-plus pension: It pays to be cowardly

Scot Peterson's $8K-plus pension: It pays to be cowardly

Peterson resigned and retired a week after the shooting when an initial investigation revealed he didn't go into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to confront the shooter, who is charged with ki...

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Tusk: US helps European Union to get rid of illusions

Tusk: US helps European Union to get rid of illusions

Tusk highlighted the " dramatic events in Gaza " in a letter sent to the European Council before the summit on Tuesday. Trump has bewildered the Europeans by threatening to slap tariffs on EU stee...

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NY governor says 2 dead, 157K without power after storm

NY governor says 2 dead, 157K without power after storm

Falling trees killed an 11-year-old girl and a woman in incidents in Newburgh, New York , police said. Officials said a man was killed in Danbury when a tree fell on his truck. In New York City, th...

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Guatemala follows USA in opening Jerusalem Embassy

Guatemala follows USA in opening Jerusalem Embassy

Paraguay said it will move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by the end of May. Honduras is expected to follow Guatemala soon with opening an embassy in Jerusalem . At least 61 Palestinians ...

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Transcripts shed light on Trump Tower meeting with Russians

Transcripts shed light on Trump Tower meeting with Russians

Trump dismisses any talk of collusion. Goldstone wrote. "And because I am not able to respond out of courtesy to you and your father". Much of the testimony released Wednesday revolves around the ...

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Donald Trump's ethics disclosure reveals payment to Stormy Daniels

Donald Trump's ethics disclosure reveals payment to Stormy Daniels

Former Department of Justice spokesperson Matt Miller described the letter as " essentially a criminal referral to DOJ for Trump making a false statement in a previous financial disclosure". Cohe...

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Ramadan 2018 to begin on Thursday, moon sighted in India

Ramadan 2018 to begin on Thursday, moon sighted in India

According to the holy book of Quran, during the month of Ramzan, Muslims are supposed to feed the hungry and donate to charities. Ramadan is a time for prayer, reflection and religious devotion, to ...

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Gov. Rauner's public safety plan calls for reinstating the death penalty

Gov. Rauner's public safety plan calls for reinstating the death penalty

Emanuel says Springfield stood strong when it repealed the death penalty and Rauner wanting to bring it back has this effect on him. The measure Rauner vetoed would have enacted a 72-hour holding peri...

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Sidhu not guilty of culpable murder: SC

Sidhu not guilty of culpable murder: SC

The tourism minister in the Amarinder Singh government, Sidhu had hit a 65-year-old man, Gurnam Singh , on the head during an argument over the parking of a auto in December 1988. A two-judge ben...

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Salman Khan's Race 3: Much-awaited trailer takes the internet by storm

Salman Khan's Race 3: Much-awaited trailer takes the internet by storm

Instead, for Race 3 , he added one of his earlier films to the mix . While Anil has been a part of the entire franchise till date, Jacqueline was in the second part of the action-thriller. XXX: Sa...

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This graduating class pulled off an awesome senior prank

This graduating class pulled off an awesome senior prank

Students at a Wisconsin high school went to great lengths to pull off an incredible senior prank after they fooled people into thinking a auto had crashed into the principal's office. Senior pranks ar...

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Son Steals the Show in Background of Parents' Proposal Video

Son Steals the Show in Background of Parents' Proposal Video

The groom-to-be Kevin Przytula, from Michigan, US, had wanted to make sure his girlfriend's son Owen was there when he asked for her hand in marriage, so he got down on one knee when they were stood b...

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NK party officials visit China

NK party officials visit China

Pak is known to be in charge of science technology and education policies at the Workers' Party. Ahead of the June 12 summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and U.S. The Japanese and US gove...

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Rachael DelTondo, 32-Year-Old Teacher Fatally Shot in Aliquippa

Rachael DelTondo, 32-Year-Old Teacher Fatally Shot in Aliquippa

Her partner called off the engagement just months later. A medical examiner confirmed that DelTondo died from several gunshot wounds to her torso. Police are still searching for the suspect and ...

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Dog saves canine friend from nearly drowning in Arizona swimming pool

Dog saves canine friend from nearly drowning in Arizona swimming pool

Smokey, who is not a strong swimmer, according to The Dodo , normally stays in the pool on the steps but this time nearly ended up in the deep end unable to figure out how to leave the pool. A hero ...

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Meghan Markle's father not attending royal wedding

Meghan Markle's father not attending royal wedding

The concern for him is real and genuine. Markle told the website he looked "stupid and hammy". His absence is a result of a revelation that he posed for the paparazzi in a staged photo outside his...

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Treasury Dept. imposes sanctions on Iran Central Bank governor

Treasury Dept. imposes sanctions on Iran Central Bank governor

Since leaving the deal, the Trump administration's plan has been to reimpose the sanctions lifted under the deal while also imposing secondary sanctions against countries that choose to trade with Ira...

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Indian PM Modi to visit Russian Federation for informal summit with Putin

Indian PM Modi to visit Russian Federation for informal summit with Putin

Prime Minister Modi's visit also comes just months after Putin won the elections. The two leaders will share views on "international matters in a broad and long-term perspective" with an aim to furthe...

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Primary Election Day 2018

Primary Election Day 2018

Patrick Meehan in what had been viewed as one of the most gerrymandered districts in the country. Polls are open from 7 a.m.to 8 p.m. A Homeland Security official has met with Pennsylvania officia...

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In Gaza, a day of blood and sorrow

In Gaza, a day of blood and sorrow

Monday's violence took place as the USA opened its new embassy in Jerusalem . "Who among us would accept this type of activity on your border?" "That is violence that should occupy our attention, t...

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Kerch Bridge is another violation of Ukraine's sovereignty

Kerch Bridge is another violation of Ukraine's sovereignty

The Ukrainian government reacted to the opening with anger. According to the official statement of the state Department, the construction of the bridge is a violation of worldwide law by Russian Fed...

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