18:54 What Journalist Jimmy Breslin Taught Us, or Didn’t, About Diversity79 43
02:19 Donald Trump â€˜didnâ€™t hearâ€™ Angela Merkelâ€™s handshake request, White house spokesman says after awkward encounter148
09:19 'Friends become enemies': Trump's Syria strike stirs up alt-right outrage as lawmakers praise him53
22:25 Brexit bill vote: Article 50 legislation clears first hurdle in Commons117
16:18 Car tries to ram Antwerp shopping area; security tightened17
21:42 Now, Mr. President, about the quip that ‘China is raping us?’30
12:34 Why Malala Yousafzai is becoming an honorary Canadian today, and why it took so long18
17:35 Here's what $1 billion worth of cocaine looks like10
Study: Eastern Europe not meeting commitments on returning stolen Je..
The report examines the state of property restitution after the Holocaust in Europe and is considered the most comprehensive of its kind, examining all the significant legislation passed by the 46 countries that signed the 2009 Terezin Declaration calling for the restoration of Jewish property during the Holocaust. In countries such as Poland and the Baltic
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Utah zoo welcomes baby zebra; first born there since 1980s
SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City zoo has added a fourth striped member to its zebra exhibit after a foal was born at the facility earlier this month. Spokeswoman for Utah’s Hogle Zoo Erica Hansen said Monday that the healthy female zebra has joined her father, Ziggy, mother, Zoey and a third zebra named Ziva, who all live at the facility. She says they are very proud
Chile rocked by 6.9-magnitude earthquake, no major damage reported Add to ..
A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.9 struck off the west coast of Chile on Monday, rocking the capital Santiago and briefly causing alarm along the Pacific Coast but sparing the quake-prone nation of any serious damage. The quake was centered about 85 miles (137 km) from Santiago, and some 22 miles (35 km) west of the coastal city of Valparaiso. The U.S. Geological
Marine Le Pen steps down at National Front to boost run for presidency
After qualifying for run-off in France's presidential election, she seeks to build wider appeal French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is stepping down as leader of the National Front, the party she has helmed since 2011. The announcement came a day after Le Pen came second to centrist Emmanuel Macron in the first round of the French
Old-guard rallies around newcomer Macron for French runoff
PARIS -- France's established parties are rallying around the man who helped shut them out of the presidential runoff, maverick centrist Emmanuel Macron -- an alliance of convenience aimed at keeping far-right Marine Le Pen out of the Elysee Palace. Support for Macron also poured in Monday from the seat of the European Union, as well as German Chancellor
China’s leader urges restraint on North Korea in call with Trump
BEIJING — China’s president, Xi Jinping, has urged President Trump to show restraint toward North Korea despite signs that the North may be preparing a nuclear test. Xi made the appeal in a phone call with Trump on Monday that reflected growing alarm over North Korea’s plans, which could tip the region into crisis. The phone conversation came after Trump
U.S. sanctions 271 Syrians who work on chemical weapons
in largest sanctions action to date, U.S. to blacklist employees of government scientific agency The United States on Monday blacklisted 271 employees of a Syrian government agency it said was responsible for developing chemical weapons, weeks after a chemical attack killed scores of people in a rebel-held province in Syria. The U.S. Treasury Department
Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on Mexico wall: Democrats Add to ..
President Donald Trump could avert the risk of a government shutdown next weekend by stepping back from his demand that lawmakers fund his promised border wall with Mexico in a must-pass spending bill, Congress’ two top Democrats said Monday. “If the president stepped out of it, we could get a budget done by Friday,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
Sean Hannity calls sexual harassment accusation ’100% false’
NEW YORK — Sean Hannity says accusations of sexual harassment from a former Fox News guest are “100% false and a complete fabrication.” Debbie Schlussel tells Tulsa, Oklahoma, radio station KFAQ that Hannity repeatedly asked her to come to his hotel with him during a book signing event and a broadcast of his show in Detroit. She says Hannity called her after
At the open: TSX rises; Nasdaq opens at record high Add to ..
The Nasdaq hit a record high and the TSX rose at the open on Monday with other indexes also surging, as investors breathed a sigh of relief after Centrist candidate and market favorite Emmanuel Macron won the first round of the French election. The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 77.28 points, or 0.49 per cent, to 15691.76 in early
Bill O’Reilly to return with new podcast episode Monday
His personal website says the former Fox News host will air a new episode of his “No Spin News” podcast Monday evening. Fox News Channel’s parent company fired O’Reilly on Wednesday following an investigation into sexual harassment allegations by women. O’Reilly has called the allegations completely unfounded. For two decades, O’Reilly and his show “The O’Reilly