F1 Russian Grand Prix - Race Results

Soon after, he was instructed by his team to drive slowly to the pits, where he was withdrawn from the race. Bottas jumped into the lead at the start, jumping ahead of the two Scuderia Ferrari drivers, and was never headed despite late pressure com... More..

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South Koreans begin early voting to replace ousted Park
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

South Koreans begin early voting to replace ousted Park

In the statement, Moon said that he intends to sign a peace treaty with Pyongyang under the condition of it disposing of nuclear arms, and restart economic cooperation between the two Koreas. More than 29,000 U...More..

Jobs report 'cements' Fed interest rate hike in June, economists say
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Jobs report 'cements' Fed interest rate hike in June, economists say

If the old Fed was content to follow markets, the new Fed seems more content to lead markets. Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer said last month that the central bank remained on track for two more rate increas...More..

Behold the frork, McDonald's new ridiculous/genius utensil
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Behold the frork, McDonald's new ridiculous/genius utensil

Well, according to the fast food giant, it's an inevitable issue those who indulge in their new Signature Crafted Recipes sandwiches will have to endure. The first 500 callers get a " frork " and the first 5,...More..

NYC set to receive $25.7m from feds for securing Trump Tower
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

NYC set to receive $25.7m from feds for securing Trump Tower

The federal budget deal will be put to House and Senate votes on Friday, reports said. So far, the White House has not released an official schedule of appearances in the city, but those planning to protest T...More..

Afghan deaths soar to highest on record as US weighs strategy
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Afghan deaths soar to highest on record as US weighs strategy

The U.S. government has invested $8.5 billion in countering Afghanistan's narcotics economy, but the country remains the world's largest opium producer, supplying around 80 percent of the world's heroin. Afghan...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

New Hamas Program Softens Language, but Some Goals Remain

Professor Ahmet Uysal, faculty member from the International Relations Department at Istanbul University, indicated that Hamas aimed for a diplomatic opening and stated , "It does not actually recognize Israel...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Clinton blames misogyny, FBI, Russia, herself for 2016 loss

Clinton also told Christiane Amanpour that she supported President Trump's strike on Syria, but isn't sure how effective it was. She cited the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's letter to Congress...More..

Trump campaign says CNN refuses to run ad touting success
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Trump campaign says CNN refuses to run ad touting success

Trump campaign Executive Director Michael Glassner accused CNN of " censorship " following the network's announcement. The Donald Trump campaign is lashing out at CNN , which is digging in as the two sides...More..

Attack on US convoy in Afghanistan leaves 8 dead
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Attack on US convoy in Afghanistan leaves 8 dead

Interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish confirmed the toll, telling Agence France-Presse most of the victims were civilians on the busy main road during the morning rush hour. The Islamic State group claimed t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

North Korea's latest missile launch 'a complex message'

A lot of people, I'm sure, tried to take that power away, whether it was his uncle or anybody else. For what it's worth, Trump did have some nice things to say about Kim Jong Un as well, calling him "a pretty...More..

Trump Says China Could Have Hacked, Leaked Democratic Emails
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump Says China Could Have Hacked, Leaked Democratic Emails

According to Reuters , Trump first alleged in November that China could have been the perpetrator of key hacks that shaped the trajectory of the presidential election. U.S. lawmakers are now conducting probe...More..

Sturgeon Made A Mistake By Weaponising Brexit, Says Ruth Davidson
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Sturgeon Made A Mistake By Weaponising Brexit, Says Ruth Davidson

Asked by Andrew Neil on Sunday Politics whether his position was different to the first minister's, Salmond replied: "No". The party has struggled in Scotland ever since, winning only one MP at every Westmins...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Turkey's president rejoins ruling party after referendum win

The president will likely be reinstalled as party chairman on May 21 at an extraordinary AKP congress and replace Yildirim, who is set to stay on as premier. He was greeted by both the current and former Prime ...More..

The North Korea rhetoric is angry -- but is conflict closer?
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

The North Korea rhetoric is angry -- but is conflict closer?

The U.S. navy strike group is expected to arrive near the peninsula this weekend for a joint training exercise with South Korean naval ships. U.S. warships and submarines are on the move. President Trump has ...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Hamas Group to amend controversial charter in bid to ease ties

In Bethlehem, protesters waved photos of Marwan Barghouti the jailed leader who called for the strike. Ramallah, Apr. 30 (BNA): The Palestinian government today said the Israeli government will be held fully ...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

North Korea Threatens Indo-Asia-Pacific Region, Harris Tells Legislators

Earlier, the USA military moved parts of an anti-missile defence system to a deployment site in South Korea, triggering protests from villagers and by China - whose help is vital to agreeing and implementing to...More..

Islamic State kills senior Afghan Taliban official in Pakistan: militants
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Islamic State kills senior Afghan Taliban official in Pakistan: militants

The Afghan army is still reeling from a devastating attack in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif this month in which Taliban suicide commandos killed 135 soldiers, according to official figures and double th...More..

At least 24 killed in Syrian evacuation bus convoy explosion
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

At least 24 killed in Syrian evacuation bus convoy explosion

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the convoys were blocked because of rebel complaints that the evacuations from government-held Fuaa and Kefraya had breached the terms of the deal brokered by I...More..

USA service member killed in blast near Mosul
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

USA service member killed in blast near Mosul

On Saturday, the U.S. led military coalition has said that a United States service member has died of wounds caused by an explosive device outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. USA -backed forces have con...More..

Turkish opposition party files to have referendum voided
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Turkish opposition party files to have referendum voided

Turkey's Supreme Election Board (YSK) said Tuesday that the disputed unstamped ballots cast in Sunday's constitutional referendum would be considered legitimate and were not sufficient reason to invalidate "...More..

Woman shot, six arrested in London as police foil terror plot
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Woman shot, six arrested in London as police foil terror plot

A woman in her 20s who was shot during the swoop remains under police guard after being taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition. Police said the operation late Thursday night was not related to an...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Russia, Iran, Syria Issue Warning Against Another Syria Strike

In a Twitter post, the spokesman, Col. John Dorrian of the Air Force, wrote: "Not true!" Lavrov also attacked the chemical weapons watchdog for failing to send experts to Khan Sheikhoun, the village hit by th...More..

Turkey's premier calls on opposition to respect referendum
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Turkey's premier calls on opposition to respect referendum

The two leaders also discussed Turkey's support of the USA response to a Syrian chemical weapons attack and efforts to counter the Islamic State group, according to the White House statement on their phon...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

French far-left leader refuses endorsement

By Friday morning, National Front officials - after a considerable media firestorm - announced that Mr Jalkh would be replaced as the party's interim head by Steeve Briois, a popular National Front mayor of H...More..