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US probing whether Al-Qaeda number two killed in Syria

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The American government is investigating whether Al-Qaeda's number two has been killed in Syria, an official told AFP Tuesday, amid ...More...

Trump to promise tough immigration laws, 'historic' tax reform

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump will use a maiden prime-time speech to Congress to flesh out his policy agenda Tuesday, promising tougher imm...More...

Colombia's FARC rebels begin disarming

BOGOTA, March 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Colombia's FARC rebels are due to begin disarming Wednesday under United Nations supervision, the culmination of a historic peace proces...More...

White House condemns 'racially motivated' attack on Indians

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The White House on Tuesday condemned a shooting attack in a Kansas bar that left one Indian man dead and another wounded as an appar...More...

Trump aide Conway says meant no harm kneeling on White House sofa

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - White House adviser Kellyanne Conway insisted Tuesday she meant no disrespect when she was photographed with her feet on a sofa in t...More...

Barack, Michelle Obama sign bumper book deal

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - New York based publisher Penguin Random House has won the book industry's most coveted contract: a deal to produce the memoirs of fo...More...