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North Korea will take part in next two Olympics: IOC President

During his three day visit, Bach also met with North Korea's Sports Minister and National Olympic Committee chairman Kim Il-guk. International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach said Friday he had constructive talks about North Korea's parti...

Trump may hold up S.Korea trade deal

Find us on Facebook too! South Korean envoys who met with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang this month said he had expressed willingness to negotiate with the United States about normalizing ties and giving up his country's nuclear weapons in return for...

Malema addresses rally ahead of Trollip no confidence vote

Opposition Councillors pushed for the vote against Mayor Athol Trollip to go ahead, but Lawack stuck to his ruling that the special meeting, dealing with the motion against him and other councillors, must be adjourned. TimesLIVE put together five mom...

Tiger Woods calls himself 'a walking miracle' before Masters appearance

In an interview on his own website , Woods, 42, says that he is excited to play at Augusta National next week and that he is going there with the intention of winning a fifth green jacket. "I got a second chance on life [with the spinal fusion sur...

Stormy Daniels lawyer files court motion to question Donald Trump under oath

President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen would agree to a deposition if a judge orders it, according to his attorney and spokesman, David Schwartz . Cohen, meanwhile, has maintained that the contract is valid. And making that determina...

Mattis: Expulsion of Russian Diplomats - Statement to Those Doubting NATO Unity

Indeed, if North Atlantic Treaty Organisation didn't exist, those Russian diplomats wouldn't have been there to be expelled in the first place, because there'd be no need for Russia to have a separate delegation for the military alliance on top of mi...

H1B visa: Far more visas awarded outside cap, says U.S. think tank

This content is restricted to site members. The Dallas and Washington metro areas got 74,000 and 64,800 approvals respectively, the next highest totals along with Boston's 38,300 approvals. Noting that the Trump administration has said it will make...

BJP leader files case against Rahul Gandhi for remark against PM Modi

Ahead of the exam season, Modi came out with a book " Exam Warriors " released in February that advises students how to fight exam stress. He wrote: "How many leaks?" This comes a day after CBSE announced that Mathematics and Economics board pa...

Who Is Philip Meacham? Suspect Posing As Police Officer Kills Kentucky Cop

Authorities said the suspect took off in a stolen white Chevrolet pickup truck with Kentucky plates, according to WSMV . Police are now looking for 35-year old James DeCoursey. Hopkinsville and Kentucky State police did not immediately respond to ...

Bihar: Clash erupts in Nawada over vandalised idol

Trouble erupted in Godapur village under the Town police station area, where an idol was found vandalised, following which the members of two communities indulged in heavy stone-pelting, District Magistrate Kaushal Kumar said. Congress Party and oppo...

Congress appoints Ashok Gehlot as general secretary incharge of organization and training

The Congress on Friday appointed Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot as the new general secretary incharge of organization and training. Mr Gehlot was entrusted with the charge of Gujarat when the state was about to go to polls. According to ...

India adds another feather in its cap, ISRO launches GSAT-6A satellite

The successful launch of INSAT-3E and Resourcesat satellites the following month reaffirmed his commitment and acquired worldwide significance in the event of technology denial by "developed" nations and India's successive failure in indigenous space...

Malala Yousafzai returns home for first time since being shot

Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousafzai visited her hometown in Swat Valley on Saturday for the first time since she was shot by Taliban gunmen as a teenager. A lot of people hate Malala because they feel she is promoting the western agenda of ...

What is a "Maundy", and why is it this Thursday?

On Maundy Thursday , Christians remember Jesus' Last Supper with his apostles. The name "Maundy" comes from the Latin word "mandatum" meaning "to command". Jesus paid the price, dearly. The rite, performed yearly on Maundy or Holy Thursday, comm...

New protest held over Sacramento police shooting

Omalu said any of the six bullets that hit Clark in the back and one in the neck could have been the fatal shot. Police body camera videos show a sergeant pulled the two officers aside as medics attended to Clark, asking one of them how many shot...

France renews backing for Syrian rebels, denies troop moves

Earlier in the month, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that there were 20 U.S. bases in Syria and questioned their presence, alleging Western support for the Kurds were actions leading up to an attack on his country and Iran. "I asked Fren...

Pippa Middleton's father-in-law charged with rape of minor

David Matthews , 74, was seized by the Juvenile Protection Brigade at Paris Orly airport on Tuesday and held for 48 hours before appearing in court, according to reports. Mr Matthews denies the "untrue and scandalous accusation". Matthews was for...

US, South Korea agree in principle on new trade deal - White House

The auto sector was among the hardest hit: The U.S. trade deficit with Korea in motor vehicles grew 55.7 percent in the pact's first five years. Over the past five to six years of the KORUS agreement, USA exports of automobiles to South Korea, those ...

German 'military advisor' to Taliban arrested in Afghanistan

The mission said it "strongly supports the vision for peace through intra-Afghan dialogue and urges all parties involved to engage at the earliest time". The movement has not yet given any formal answer to Ghani's invitation, made at a conference of ...

Sunny start to Easter Weekend, watching potential snow chance

By early next week, even more scattered rain and snow showers are possible, as inclement weather continues to be possible. Both waves may see a few soggy snowflakes as the system moves out and the cooler air keeps trying to hang on. Saturday wil...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...