• The People's Climate March Is About More Than Just The Environment
The People's Climate March Is About More Than Just The Environment

Sarah Lettes, a student at Brown University and one of the organizers, said this event marks President Trump's one-hundredth day in office, and so far, his climate action has been inadequate. "It impacts him", Holmes told CNN. "Every problem that we're looking at nationally - whether you want to talk about health care, immigration, even terrorism, ...

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  • European Union chief Tusk stresses citizen's rights in Brexit talks
European Union chief Tusk stresses citizen's rights in Brexit talks

They greeted the decision with applause, officials said. The border between Ireland and Northern Ireland , which is part of Britain, is also a problem given the peace process there. "I sometimes feel some people in Britain, and I don't mean the government, are not so clear on the idea that there is an exit phase and then a phase on the futur...

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  • Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on NKorea
Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on NKorea

Earlier on Wednesday, the Pentagon began transporting parts of the controversial Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile system to a planned deployment site in South Korea. Washington has deployed an aircraft carrier strike group to the peninsula in a show of force, amid signs the North could be preparing for a sixth nuclear test.

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  • Turkish 'sadness' after Russian navy ship sinks
Turkish 'sadness' after Russian navy ship sinks

Found a spelling error? Broadcaster NTV said the collision happened 29 kilometres from Kilyos village, on the Black Sea coast just north of Istanbul . Russia's government said in a statement that Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev could hold phone talks to discuss the incident with his Turkish counterpart Binali Yildirim, agencies reported .

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  • 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules' 911 call made public
'Bachelor' star Chris Soules' 911 call made public

He is accused of not immediately stopping his vehicle at the scene and failing to return and remain at the scene of the crash, according to a police report . Soules could face up to five years in prison if convicted of the felony charge. He was taken to Mercy Hospital in Oelwein where doctors were unable to save his life.

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  • Melania Trump celebrates 47th birthday in DC
Melania Trump celebrates 47th birthday in DC

While many presidential wives have taken advantage of their platform to promote an agenda close to their heart, friends of Melania's say the First Lady isn't particularly devoted to any charity or cause as is typically expected among the women of Manhattan's wealthy elite.

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  • Whitney Bischoff Responds To 'The Bachelor' Chris Soules' Arrest
Whitney Bischoff Responds To 'The Bachelor' Chris Soules' Arrest

When police arrived, he refused to come out, said Buchanan County Sheriff Bill Wolfsgram. He is now free on a $10,000 bond and was uninjured in the accident. Chris Soules sported a green jumpsuit in court on Tuesday. They have already filed a demand asking law enforcement to preserve possible evidence and anticipate filing additional motions next w...

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  • Pence embraces US-Australia partnership after Trump spat
Pence embraces US-Australia partnership after Trump spat

Senior administration officials travelling with Pence told reporters that they did not expect the refugees issue to be raised in the meeting, describing it as "ancient history". Reports stated that Donald Trump confronted Turnbull over a deal between the USA and Australia which was created during the Obama presidency. Australia has controversiall...

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  • In Venezuela Young man shot dead in unrest
In Venezuela Young man shot dead in unrest

Anti-government protesters throw stones from a highway overpass at a passing police patrol in Caracas , Venezuela, Monday, April 24, 2017. The Organization of American States (OAS) convenes April 26 to discuss whether to call an emergency meeting of hemispheric foreign ministers to address the Venezuelan crisis.

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  • Venezuela chief prosecutor denounces violence as deaths rise
Venezuela chief prosecutor denounces violence as deaths rise

Protesters sprawled in lawn chairs, worked on math homework and played cards on main roads around Venezuela on Monday as part of a sit-in against the government. The opposition blames Maduro for the unraveling of the oil giant's once-booming economy, leaving the country with critical shortages of food, medicine and basic goods.

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  • China's Homemade Aircraft Carrier Becomes Second In Its Fleet
China's Homemade Aircraft Carrier Becomes Second In Its Fleet

China's navy has been taking an increasingly prominent role in recent months, with a rising star admiral taking command, its first aircraft carrier sailing around self-ruled Taiwan and new Chinese warships popping up in far-flung places. The U.S. Navy has 323,000 personnel to China's 235,000. With a displacement of 50,000 tonnes, the new carrier ...

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  • Labour leader says United Kingdom election 'establishment vs people'
Labour leader says United Kingdom election 'establishment vs people'

MD of £100m turnover independent logistics business Europa Worldwide Group, Andrew Baxter - a firm supporter of both Brexit and PM Teresa May - gives his reaction to today's announcement of a snap General Election on June 8. "Under the (Brexit) treaty everything under the treaty is under the court", Mr Tajani said. "And we [will] know the rea...

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  • Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives
Judge's anti-death penalty protest riles conservatives

Arkansas had scheduled the series of executions in order to beat the expiration date on its batch of one of the three drugs used in its lethal injection cocktail. McKesson contends that Arkansas penal authorities purchased the vecuronium bromide, which causes paralysis, without warning that it would be used to put inmates to death.

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  • Florida senator who resigned over racial slur hired models
Florida senator who resigned over racial slur hired models

Democratic Senate Leader Oscar Braynon, who is African-American, issued a statement saying Artiles did the right thing by resigning. Frank Artiles formally resigned Friday, four days after making the controversial comments . Lizbeth Benacquisto, R-Fort Myers, who serves as chair of the Senate Rules Committee. A formal complaint was filed hou...

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  • Wildfire threatens 2000 homes in southwest Florida
Wildfire threatens 2000 homes in southwest Florida

Scattered showers are giving an assist to firefighters battling wildfires in southwest Florida, but officials caution the threat isn't over. There's worry if the fire jumps a popular thoroughfare, it could threaten more densely populated areas.

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  • Saudi king names son as US envoy as ties boosted with Trump
Saudi king names son as US envoy as ties boosted with Trump

Prince Abdullah had served for just over a year, according to the website of the Saudi embassy in Washington. "This is a very excellent step toward rationalized spending", Mohammed al-Tuwaijri, deputy minister of economy and planning told state-run Ekhbariya TV .

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  • Egypt president in Saudi Arabia to reaffirm ties
Egypt president in Saudi Arabia to reaffirm ties

But it immediately provoked outrage in Egypt, and was subsequently blocked by a court ruling, signed during a visit by Salman to Cairo a year ago. Prince Khaled is a former F-15 pilot who graduated military-aviation training from Columbus Air Force Base in MS in 2009 and took part in anti-IS strikes in 2014 as part of the US -led coalition.

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  • Queen Elizabeth II turns 91 with day at the horse races
Queen Elizabeth II turns 91 with day at the horse races

Last year, more than 900 beacons were lit up across the United Kingdom and overseas as part of her 90th birthday celebrations. There was a major open air picnic outside Buckingham Palace past year in June to mark her 90th birthday. Prince Harry received high praise this week after he spoke out about seeking counselling years after his mother's d...

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  • Few From West Drawn by China's One Belt, One Road Conference
Few From West Drawn by China's One Belt, One Road Conference

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim talks about China's Belt and Road initiative on Thursday during a press conference of the 2017 IMF/World Bank annual spring meeting being held in Washington . Chinese enterprises signed 952 project contracts in 61 countries along the Belt and Road with a turnover of 14.4 billion dollars, almost half of the t...

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  • Number Of Illegals Entering Canada In March Triples From January
Number Of Illegals Entering Canada In March Triples From January

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said it intercepted a 43-year-old woman driving nine people across the US border into the western province of Saskatchewan on Friday night. Police said nine people from West Africa were in the vehicle. "At the moment, one of the byproducts of the agreement is that we create incentives for people to cross irregu...

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