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Senate panel likely to reject Pompeo for State as Democrats balk

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump's secretary of State pick Mike Pompeo is likely to be rejected by a Senate panel after all its Democrats opp...More...

FAA orders emergency jet engine inspections after US plane failure

NEW YORK, April 21, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - The Federal Aviation Administration ordered emergency inspections Friday of jet engines like the one that ruptured during a recent So...More...

N. Korea's Kim promises no more nuclear or missile tests

SEOUL, April 21, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he would halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches, in a Saturday announcement wel...More...

Macron, Trump to dine at Mt Vernon, cradle of French-US amity

MOUNT VERNON, United States, April 21, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - The Trumps, it seems, have not forgotten their intimate meal with the Macrons on the second floor of the Eiffel To...More...

Jet skids off runway causing Kathmandu airport chaos

KATHMANDU, April 20, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - A Malaysian jet carrying 139 people that aborted its takeoff and skidded into mud forced Kathmandu airport to shut down for more t...More...

Cuba marks end of an era as Castro hands over to Diaz-Canel

HAVANA, April 20, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Cuba's new president Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday became the country's first leader in nearly 60 years who is not named Castro, pledgi...More...