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donaldtrump1-053017.jpg President Donald Trump paid tribute to the United States' fallen soldiers and their families on Memorial Day. Addressing an audience that included relatives of service members during ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday, the President said, "they died in war so we could live in peace." It...

TheSquare-052917.jpg Ruben Ostlund's Swedish comedy "The Square" has won the prestigious Palme d'Or award for the best movie at the Cannes Film festival. It was a rare and somewhat surprising win for a comedy in a field of 19 films competing for one of the top film awards in the world. Curtains of the 12 day-long 70th...

AdamSchiff-JaredKushner-052917.jpg The chairman of the House committee investigating Russian efforts to influence the 2016 US presidential election has called for a review of White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's security clearance in the wake of allegation that he discussed setting up a back channel with the Russian ambassador in...

Trump-Kushner-052917.jpg US President Donald Trump has defended his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, who is facing allegation that he discussed setting up a back channel with the Russian ambassador in December. Trump, who did not comment during his just concluded foreign tour on reports that Kushner is under scrutiny...

U.S. singer Ariana Grande has promised to return to Manchester to play a charity concert in memory of the victims of the deadly terrorist attack targeting her program in Manchester, England, earlier this week. 22 people were killed and 64 others injured when an Islamic State suicide bomber carried...

DonaldTrump3-052617.jpg Leaders of the G7 group of rich nations Friday failed to make progress on narrowing differences on climate change, as the US president said he is still reviewing his government's position whether to scrap the United States' involvement in the Paris Agreement. The leaders were unified on stepping up...

Former Secretary Of state Hillary Clinton unleashed a veiled attack on President Donald Trump comparing him to former President Richard Nixon. Clinton, a 1969 graduate of Wellesley College in Massachusetts, was delivering commencement address at her alma mater Friday. Clinton, who lost to Trump...

maternal-leave-051717.jpg Maternity leave is a temporary period of absence from employment granted to expectant or new mothers during the months immediately before and after their pregnancy. Parental leave, including maternity, paternity and adoption leave, is an employee benefit. Many countries around the world, including...

JohnBoehner-052617.jpg Former House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has offered some harsh criticism of President Donald Trump's early days in the White House, saying most of his time in office has been "a complete disaster."

DonaldTrump3-052617.jpg President Donald Trump pledged Friday that the problems raised by North Korea's nuclear weapons program will be solved. Speaking to reporters as he met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before the start of the G7 Summit, Trump indicated the talks between the two leaders would be primarily focused...

JasonChaffetz-052617.jpg After the FBI declined to turn over memos detailing communications between former Director James Comey and President Donald Trump, House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, is demanding the agency produce the documents within the next two weeks.

Fedminwage-052617.jpg A Democratic party bill proposing to hike the minimum wage in the United States to $15 an hour by 2024 was introduced in the Congress Thursday. The Bill also envisages to eliminate an exception for tipped workers, and cut the employers' option to pay handicapped workers a sub-minimum wage. Congressional...

JeffSessions-052617.jpg A federal appeals court decision upholding a ruling blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban will be appealed to the Supreme Court, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Thursday. Sessions said the Justice Department strongly disagrees with the decision by the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Texas-052617.jpg Texas, the second largest state in the U.S., has four of the five fastest-growing cities in the U.S., according to new population estimates released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau for the twelve months up to July 1, 2016. Ten of the fifteen fastest growing large U.S. cities during that 12-month span were in the South, according to the Census Bureau.

Americantourist-NorthKorea-052617.jpg A bipartisan bill proposing tight restrictions on travel to North Korea, and banning tourists to the reclusive Communist country, has been introduced in the Congress citing the risk of U.S. citizens being detained there for political reasons. The North Korea Travel Control Act was tabled in the House...

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