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MISSOULA, Mont. (Reuters) - Montana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte was accused of physically assaulting a reporter on the campaign trail on Wednesday, the eve of a special election
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior Russian intelligence and political officials discussed how to influence Donald Trump through his advisers according to information gathered by American spies last summer,
A reporter for The Guardian on Wednesday said a candidate for Montana’s only House seat body-slammed him to the ground and broke his glasses after he asked a question about health care.The candidate.
Tehran, ay 25, IRNA - During the Iraqi imposed war against Iran, all global powers including the US, NATO, former Soviet Union and regional reactionaries stood against Iran but” we succeeded to overc
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Sierra Leone Mohamed Gibril Sesay here on Wednesday discussed ways for pr
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior Russian intelligence and political officials discussed how to influence Donald Trump through his advisers according to information gathered by American spies last summer,
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - After a warm welcome in the Middle East and a "fantastic" visit with the pope, U.S. President Donald Trump walks on shakier ground on Thursday when European Union and NATO leaders
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - As her reality TV star husband meets many of his Western allies for the first time as U.S. president on Thursday, Melania Trump will be offered a different take on the surreal by
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. spies learned last summer that Russian officials discussed influencing Donald Trump through his advisers Paul Manafort and Michael Flynn, The New York Times reported on Wed
ABC News' Amna Nawaz speaks to former Obama economic adviser Austan Goolsbee about what will gain and what will lose funding under President Trump's proposed budget.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mitch McConnell, the top Republican in the U.S. Senate, says he could live without the drama surrounding President Donald Trump's White House, but from a policy standpoint sees
A Federal Court judge is being asked to approve a class-action harassment lawsuit filed against the RCMP, which is supported by the federal governmen
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday he does not yet know how Republicans will amass the votes needed to pass legislation now being crafted to dismantle
One of the Canadian air force spy planes assigned to the campaign against the Islamic State has been quietly withdrawn and brought home, CBC News has
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an in a telephone conversation on Wednesday underlined opening a new page in the two countries'
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani underlined the need to begin relations between the national security bodies of Iran and Turkey.
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Iran's cultural attaché to Bishkek Ali Hakempour said on Wednesday that Iran and Kyrgyzstan are to remove visa restrictions to ease exchange of visits between the two
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – The first leg of US President Donald Trump to the Middle East region and Saudi Arabia in particular irritated world Muslims for double-standard policy by the US First lady and
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that his department is reviewing licenses for Boeing Co and Airbus to sell aircraft to Iran, telling lawmakers he will i
ABC News' Janai Norman reports from Capitol Hill as the bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth hosts over 100 foster youth for its sixth annual Shadow Day.
Overdue by more than two years, there's still no word on when Bell Canada will make good on a $245-million contract to modernize the government's ema
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Protecting shared borders and preventing terrorists groups' presence and activities in the border region of Iran and Pakistan is an inevitable necessity, Iran's Secret
Madrid, May 24, IRNA -- Cuban President Raul Castro in a message to President-elect Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday congratulated him on his re-election to the top executive post.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - He still has a chance for missteps, but so far on his maiden international trip, Donald Trump has managed to avoid major stumbles and has stuck to the script in a way his advisers
Bill Wilson, a hereditary chief and the father of federal Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, says the national inquiry into missing and murdered
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A week after President Donald Trump said he was close to picking a new FBI director to replace the one he fired, the White House has decided to renew its search, CNN reported on
New Delhi, May 24, IRNA – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena cabled a message on Wednesday to President-elect Hassan Rouhani to congratulate his re-election as the country's president.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday he does not yet know how Republicans will amass the votes needed to pass legislation now being crafted to dismantle
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Britain as a negotiating party to Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action (JCPOA) would spare no effort to fully implement it, said the country’s ambassador to Tehran on Wednesday.
Ukrainian law enforcement agents have arrested 23 former high-ranking tax-administration officials suspected of helping the government of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych to defraud the state of nearly
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari said on Wednesday that Iran works hard to control terrorism and extremism in the region, but this crisis
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Wednesday that promotion of Iranophobia and outdated allegations against the Islamic Republic of Iran are doomed to failure.
Moscow, May 24, IRNA -- Iran and China high-ranking national security officials criticized US and Saudi Arabia's policies, including their recent multi-billion-dollar arms contract, as destabiliz
MINSK – OSCE Special Envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group Martin Sajdik is concerned about an abrupt growth of the civilian toll in Donbas. Sajdik told reporters in Minsk on Wednesday, showing
ALMATY – Kazakhstan’s money supply expanded by 0.9% in April 2017 to 19.469 trillion tenge, the National Bank said. In January-April 2017, money supply shrank by 2.2%. Total cash in circul
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior U.S. lawmakers want the House of Representatives to formally condemn Turkish security forces' violent response to a street protest in Washington during a recent visit by
MINSK – The parties to the Ukrainian conflict should update the lists of illegally detained persons during the week, OSCE Special Envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group Martin Sajdik said. “
The Ukrainian side points out at the need to observe the ceasefire regime in Donbas and initiates the investigation of recent cases of violation of the ceasefire, Darka Olifer, press secretary of Ukra
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Wednesday he expects bipartisan support for approval of a bill authorizing taxpayer and industry funding for the U.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has said that three years after the start of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, several thousand people are still missing, although the exact number i
MINSK – OSCE Special Envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group Martin Sajdik is concerned about an abrupt growth of the civilian toll in Donbas. Sajdik told reporters in Minsk on Wednesday, showing
Just before taking office, President Donald Trump promised to donate all profits earned from foreign governments back to the U.S. Treasury.But MSNBC has learned the Trump Organization is not tracking
Moscow, May 24, IRNA – Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said on Wednesday that terrorism is still among the top global threats despite decline of Daesh (
MINSK – Around $500 million is expected to be invested to modernize Minsk Automobile Plant (MAZ), Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashko said at a plenary meeting at A Belarusian Ind
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday said he has yet to hit upon a formula for repealing Obamacare and replacing it with a new healthcare program, but he exp
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's businesses will donate profits from customers who self-identify as representatives of foreign governments to the U.S. Treasury, according to a pamphlet
Congress President Sonia Gandhi has convened a meeting of Opposition parties on Friday to discuss the upcoming Presidential polls.While a section of the Opposition has demanded a second term for Pres
Luanda - Angola is attending the swearing in of the President-elect of Ecuador Lenin Moreno on Wednesday. ,   Representing the country at the inauguration ceremony is the Angolan ambassador t
President Donald Trump's newly unveiled budget contains a massive accounting error that uses the same money twice for two different purposes, NBC News reported. Based on its supersized projections of
Luanda - Angola is attending the celebrations of the 54th anniversary of creation of the Organisation of African Unity, currently the African Union, taking place Thursday in Mozambique. ,   Ang
Tehran, May 24, IRNA -- President-elect Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that victory anniversary for liberation of Khorramshahr is regarded as a significant historical development and victory for th
Luanda - The founder of the Angolan Nation Agostinho Neto was posthumously awarded with the Order of Solidarity " El Mehdi Ben Barka" on Tuesday in Cuba, Angop has learnt . ,   The award was at
It was unacceptable for leaders to make remarks that undermine women, Minister Susan Shabangu said in response to Jeff Radebe's sexual overtures to a government employee.
It was unacceptable for leaders to make remarks that undermine women, Minister Susan Shabangu said in response to Jeff Radebe's sexual overtures to a government employee.
Agricultural sector experts say the resignation of Agriculture Minister Taras Kutovyi may be due to a row in government over land reform. Taras Kutovyi, 41, published his letter of resignation on May
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee will subpoena former national security adviser Michael Flynn in its probe into alleged Russian meddling in the president
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – The members of Majlis (Parliament) in a statement on Wednesday condemned the crimes being committed by the Bahraini government.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's bid to slash funding for the United Nations would make it "impossible" for it to continue its essential work, a U.N. spokesman said on Wednesda
Tehran, May 24, IRNA – Some readers of the Los Angeles Times newspaper in separate letters call into question the US relations with Iran and Saudi Arabia.
United States President Donald Trump is selling off his multi-million-dollar 11-bedroom beachfront estate in the French Caribbean island of St Martin. Le Château des Palmiers,
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