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Tensions show as Trump, Merkel meet for first time

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Stark differences between President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on everything from trade to immigration were...More...

Iran pilgrims to join this year's hajj: Saudi

RIYADH, March 17, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Iranian pilgrims will participate in this year's annual hajj, Saudi Arabia said on Friday, despite ruptured ties between the regional ...More...

Military action against N. Korea an 'option': Tillerson

SEOUL, March 17, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Military action by the United States against nuclear-armed North Korea is an "option on the table" if the threat from the rogue regime ...More...

UK says US won't repeat 'ridiculous' Trump spy claims

LONDON, March 17, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Britain said Friday it had received White House assurances that claims it had snooped on Donald Trump would not be repeated, after spy...More...

Trump accuses China of doing 'little' to contain North Korea

WASHINGTON, March 17, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US President Donald Trump on Friday accused China of not doing enough to help contain North Korea's nuclear ambitions, after his S...More...

Australia's Taronga Zoo has a new pygmy hippopotamus on debut

SYDNEY, March 17, 2017 (BSS/XINHUA) -- A delightfully cute, baby pygmy hippopotamus has made her debut at Sydney's Taronga Zoo on Friday, waddling into the hearts of vis...More...