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Theresa May accused of "manifesto meltdown" after 'dementia tax' U-turn

So after three days of mounting political criticism of her social care reforms Mrs May bowed to warnings from Tory candidates that it was hitting the party hard on the doorstep. And in a surprise boost for Labour , she suggested that Jeremy Corby...

Palestinians, Israel police clash at Jerusalem Old City gate

Saudi Foreign Minister Jubeir also said , "If we can change the conversation in the Islamic world from enmity towards the U.S.to partnership with the USA, and if we can change the conversation in the USA and in the West from enmity towards the Islam...

Trump delays decision on Paris climate accord

And the U.S. president flew home on Saturday boasting he had "scored a home run" everywhere he'd been, saying he had forged bonds with friends old and new in the fight against terrorism. Nevertheless, the clean energy revolution is "unstoppable" with...

Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking

President, our commitment to cooperate with you in order to make peace and forge a historic peace deal with the Israelis", Abbas told Trump after their meeting on Tuesday. "I share his belief that it is possible to reach a peaceful settlement in ...

Melania Swats Away Donald's Hand In Latest Viral Misery From

The latest incident occurred Tuesday after Air Force One landed in Rome on the third leg of the president's first foreign trip. After two long days in Saudi Arabia, Trump arrived in Israel Monday on the second leg of his five country tour whe...

Philippine church says priest, churchgoers taken hostage

Eliot Engel , top-ranking Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee . Martial law allows Duterte to use the armed forces to carry out arrests, searches and detentions more rapidly. Thanking Mr. Trump, Duterte said it was what he had to do ...

Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

The president added that "the issue of terrorism can not be solved through giving money to superpowers". Saudi Arabia's execution of a local Shiite cleric sparked the ransacking of the Saudi Embassy in Iran by protesters. The collaboration and coordi...

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Bison softball team to play defending national champion Oklahoma in NCAA tournament

Game 6: victor game 2 vs victor game 1, 7 p.m. Notre Dame (33-21) received the number three seed in the NCAA Auburn Regional, and will face California on Friday at 2 p.m. 4 in ...

Activists say Kurdish-led forces advance on IS-held Raqqa

Although the two countries are North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies since 1952, the relationship has never been a fully harmonious one, requiring compromises and tolerance fo...

Texas Legislature passes ban on so-called 'sanctuary cities'

Currently, these are legally optional and allow law enforcement officers to evaluate detainer requests on a case by case basis. House Bill 2899 would ban political subdivisions, ...

Miocic 2nd UFC heavyweight defense is rematch vs. Dos Santos

Miocic will try Saturday night to become only the fifth UFC heavyweight fighter to defend his title twice. The latest news at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) front is...

No. 11 Auburn defeats DePaul in first round of NCAA Tournament

After almost a 15-minute scoring draught, Shoemaker found Jackson in the middle for a goal as Virginia took a 5-1 lead with 4:42 to play in the half. Last year, while bothered b...

GOP lawmaker cautions health care bill is Obamacare 'tweak'

But the health care debate has already produced a political miracle: It has made Obamacare broadly popular for nearly the first time in its seven-year existence. "Cuts to Medi...

Here's What We Learned From Former Acting AG Sally Yates' Senate Hearing

Trump signed the ban on January 27, the same day Yates met for a second time with White House counsel Donald McGahn about National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with R...

Ex-French PM Valls wants to be part of Macron's En Marche!

Rivals who backed Macron to counter National Front candidate Marine Le Pen in the presidential runoff are now setting their sights on defeating him in the June parliamentary elec...

Celebrating Mother's Day with Bollywood's doting moms

Then came the years in my 30s when infertility took over my life. I know for a fact that your mother doesn't have a personal bird of prey that will claw out the eyes of her enemies...

Palestinians held in Israeli jails are top of Hamas priorities, insists Haniyeh

Gaza-based Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh was elected chairman of the Hamas Politburo, outgoing Politburo Chairman Khaled Meshaal said on Saturday. The announcement caps several mon...

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Hollande urges French to reject Le Pen in presidential run-off vote

Hollande urges French to reject Le Pen in presidential run-off vote

The National Front has always been a polarizing feature of French political life, and Ms. Le Pen has worked carefully to counter that image by expelling hardliners from the party,...

UK Conservatives' power base bolstered in local elections

UK Conservatives' power base bolstered in local elections

In Scotland, which since the late 1990s has largely shunned the governing party, early results showed the Conservatives gaining to the detriment of both Labour and, to a lesser e...

Democrats see a winning issue in opposing GOP health bill

Rep. David Brat, a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus who refrained from supporting the AHCA until amendments were added , told USA Today's Eliza Collins he wants t...

Trump Takes Victory Lap, Says Obamacare Is Dead

Trump Takes Victory Lap, Says Obamacare Is Dead

That companion passed the House on Thursday unanimously with Democratic and Republican votes. Colbert also referenced a comment one reporter said White House Chief of Staff R...

Rangers top Senators 4-1, tie series 2-2

Boucher said they got away from their game on Tuesday night and it was too far away from a typical Senators performance during the 2016-17 National Hockey League season. But he wa...

Trump criticizes news media on night of press dinner

Trump criticizes news media on night of press dinner

When asked to rank Mr. Trump and his predecessor on a scale of 1-10 with respect to their overall treatment of the media, respondents offered the current president a score of 7.2, ...

Abbas to stop funding electricity in Hamas-run Gaza

Abbas to stop funding electricity in Hamas-run Gaza

There is no right to education, no right to medical treatment. The strike was announced by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party on Saturday. "They are only al...

What James Conner brings to the Steelers

But championships aren't won with draft-day headlines. Growing up in Erie, he will now have played high school, college, and pro ball all within his home state of Pennsylvania. Aft...

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

Exporters, who would be exempt from the tax, love it. Ryan maintains it would help make American businesses more competitive. USA stocks pared gains on Wednesday after the plan ...