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  • Is US top diplomat mulling to resign?

    Frustration is mounting among leading foreign policy officials in President Donald Trump's administration as they chafe at some policy

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    Microsoft Paint brushed aside

    Microsoft announces the end of days for its pioneering Paint application as it focuses on software for 3-D drawing.

  • US Congress agrees on Russia sanctions

    US Republicans and Democrats have reached agreement on legislation that allows new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea,

  • Linkin Park singer found dead at home

    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who overcame a troubled childhood to top the charts with an angry but melodic brand of

  • 'Extremely unfair to president'

    Donald Trump said he regretted his choice for attorney general Wednesday as he sought to protect himself from the growing firestorm

  • Global terror attacks down in 2016: US

    The US State Department said Wednesday that global terror incidents and deaths fell last year, while it maintained its designation of

  • McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

    US Senator John McCain, a former prisoner of war and the maverick 2008 Republican presidential nominee, has been diagnosed with

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    Dark web marketplaces AlphaBay, Hansa shut down

    The US Justice Department says it has shut down the dark web marketplace AlphaBay, working with international partners to knock offline the site accused of allowing a global trade in drugs, firearms, computer hacking tools and other illicit goods.

  • Jordanian jailed for killing US trainers

    A Jordanian court yesterday sentenced a soldier to life imprisonment over the killing of three American military trainers outside an army

  • Jordanian jailed for killing US trainers

    A Jordanian court yesterday sentenced a soldier to life imprisonment over the killing of three American military trainers outside an army

  • Maths 'genius' Maryam Mirzakhani dies, aged 40

    Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who was the first woman to win the coveted Fields Medal, died Saturday in a US hospital after a battle with cancer. She was 40.

  • Trump asks US SC to block travel ban ruling

    The US Justice Department on Friday asked the Supreme Court to block a judge's ruling that prevented President Donald Trump's travel ban from being applied to grandparents of US citizens and refugees already being processed by resettlement agencies.

  • CBS, BBC announce newsgathering tie-up

    CBS News and the BBC yesterday announced a new editorial and newsgathering partnership that aims to boost their global strength

  • 'I love it'

    US President Donald Trump's eldest son yesterday released emails showing he embraced Russia's efforts to support his father's

  • US moves to defuse row

    Qatar and the United States yesterday signed a deal on combatting "terrorism" as visiting US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pursued

  • US deploys Patriot missiles in Lithuania

    The United States deployed a battery of Patriot ground-to-air missiles in Lithuania yesterday as part of multinational Nato exercises in

  • Trump visit to UK delayed until 2018

    US President Donald Trump's state visit to Britain is being planned for next year, a senior British government source said yesterday. Prime

  • 16 dead in military plane crash in US

    A US military aircraft crashed Monday in the southern state of Mississippi, killing 16 people, US media reported. The US Marine Corps

  • Time to work 'constructively'

    US President Donald Trump yesterday said it was time to work "constructively" with Russia but ruled out easing sanctions while the countries remained at odds over the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine.

  • US to test THAAD amid North Korea tensions

    The US Missile Defense Agency said Friday it would soon test an anti-ballistic missile system, days after North Korea demonstrated its

  • US reviews ties with UNESCO

    The United States said on Friday it was reviewing ties with UNESCO after the UN cultural agency declared the Old City of Hebron to be

  • Trump eyes swift UK trade deal

    US President Donald Trump yesterday said his controversial state visit to Britain will go ahead, adding that he was hoping for a "very

  • I do not draw red lines

    US President Donald Trump chided North Korea for its recent missile tests, saying it is "behaving in a very very dangerous manner."

  • Russia 'could have' interfered: Trump

    US President Donald Trump on Thursday conceded that Russia may have interfered in the 2016 election that brought him to power but

  • US, S Korea send North Korea missile warning

    South Korea and the United States fired off missiles yesterday simulating a precision strike against North Korea's leadership, in response to a landmark ICBM test described by Kim Jong-Un as a gift to "American bastards".

  • NY cop shot, killed in police vehicle

    A New York officer was shot and killed yesterday while sitting in a marked police vehicle in what authorities called an "unprovoked attack"

  • 'Patience is over' with N Korea

    President Donald Trump declared that the US had run out of patience with North Korea over its nuclear drive Friday as he welcomed

  • American Muslims decry Trump harsh travel ban

    American Muslim leaders Friday decried Donald Trump's rhetoric towards their community and predicted the president's travel ban

  • 'Dumb as a rock' journalist

    President Donald Trump yesterday fired off another volley in his escalating feud with the US media, aiming a Twitter tirade at CNN,

  • US appeals court throws out lawsuit

    A US federal appeals court on Friday threw out a lawsuit by the families of two Yemeni men allegedly killed as innocent bystanders in a