IT'S OPEN SEASON IN SAUDI ARABIA ON EVERYTHING CANADIAN

It's open season in the Saudi media for all things Canadian.

ERDOGAN BUYING TIME AND WON'T AVOID CRISIS, PETERSON INST.'S KIRKEGAARD SAYS

Jacob Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics senior fellow, discusses collapse of the Turkish lira with Bloomberg's...

 
 
 

ZIMBABWE'S OPPOSITION FILES COURT PAPERS CHALLENGING VOTE RESULT

Zimbabwe's main opposition alliance filed court papers challenging the results of last week's presidential election.

TURKISH MELTDOWN A TEST FOR GLOBAL LEADERS: BALANCE OF POWER

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TRUMP CHIDES NFL PLAYERS `AT IT AGAIN' IN KNEELING DURING ANTHEM

President Donald Trump called for players in the National Football League who kneel during the national anthem to be suspended without...

EURO TRADERS AWAIT MORE SIGNS OF TURKEY PAIN WITH BANKS AT RISK

There is little sign that the euro is about to turn around its rough patch against the dollar as concerns over the exposure of the...

 
 
 

U.S. TO REVIEW COOPERATION WITH ZAMBIA AFTER ZIMBABWEAN FRACAS

The U.S. said it will review “certain aspects” of its cooperation with Zambia after the southern African nation denied asylum to senior...

UNEMPLOYMENT DOMINATES BRAZIL'S DISJOINTED PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

Three hours of heated, fragmented debate between Brazil's presidential candidates failed to provide voters with much detail on how...

 
 
 

DIPLOMACY IN THE TRUMP ERA

Peter Trubowitz, professor of international relations at London School of Economics, discusses how the Trump administration is using...

MIGRANT MOTHER LOSES CUSTODY OF SONS OVER MURKY GANG ALLEGATIONS

The day President Donald Trump ordered his administration to stop separating migrant children from parents caught illegally crossing...

 
 
 

ADVOCATES SAY PAPER BALLOTS ARE SAFEST

They're also the cheapest and fastest way to address vulnerable systems before the midterms.

HOTTEST SUMMER BUMPS UP CLIMATE FIGHT IN SWEDISH ELECTION RACE

The Swedish election next month was supposed to be all about immigration, but with the sweltering heatwave that's had the Nordic region's...

 
 
 

U.S. FORECASTS 50% CUT IN IRAN OIL SALES, MISSING GOAL

The Trump administration forecasts that it will persuade countries to cut Iranian oil imports by as much as 1 million barrels a day...

STORMY DANIELS' LAWYER CONSIDERING A U.S. PRESIDENTIAL RUN

Michael Avenatti - the lawyer for Stephanie Clifford, the adult film star better known as Stormy Daniels - told the Des Moines Register...

 
 
 

MANAFORT USED FAKE DATA TO SEEK $5 MILLION LOAN, JURORS TOLD

After watching the betrayal of Paul Manafort this week by his right-hand man, jurors heard drier testimony Thursday that Manafort lied...

MAKE-OR-BREAK MOMENT ARRIVES FOR AUSTRALIA'S ENERGY CRISIS FIX

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is facing a crucial test for his bid to fix Australia's muddled energy policies, which have saddled...

 
 
 

TRUMP STAYS PUBLICLY QUIET WHILE SAUDI ARABIA-CANADA TENSIONS RISE

The Trump administration is privately trying to coax Saudi Arabia to dial back hostilities with Canada even as the U.S. maintains a...

TRUMP'S LAWYERS SAY QUESTIONS ON FLYNN, FIRING COMEY OFF-LIMITS

As Donald Trump's lawyers continue negotiating with Robert Mueller over a presidential interview, they say at least two topics remain...

 
 
 

AMLO CHANGES COURSE ON MEXICAN SECURITY AFTER RECORD BLOODSHED

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, elected president of Mexico last month by a landslide, plans to use that mandate to chart a new course...

SESSIONS, NIELSEN ORDERED TO FACE JUDGE IF DEPORTATION NOT REVERSED

A federal judge ordered U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the secretary of homeland security to personally appear before him...

 
 
 



Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern...

Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern who was at his first day of work

At least five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a local manufacturing facility in Aurora, Illinois on Friday, February 15. A 21-year-old Human Resources intern, as... Read more ...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse allegations

Theodore McCarrick is one of the most high-profile figures to be expelled from the Church during the sex abuse crisis that has roiled the institution Read more ...

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in 'Empire' star's attack case

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in 'Empire' star's attack case

Chicago police have released two Nigerian brothers previously arrested on suspicion of assaulting "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett. Read more ...

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Before picking football over baseball, Kyler Murray got some advice from another famous two-sport star. Read more ...

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Alcides Escobar went to the All-Star game with the Royals in 2015 and won a World Series for Kansas City in the same year. Read more ...

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Kyle Guy scored 22 points, De'Andre Hunter had 20 with 10 rebounds and No. 4 Virginia withstood a late push by Notre Dame to win 60-54 on Saturday. Read more ...

Curry brothers place ‘high' stakes on 3-point contest battle

Curry brothers place ‘high' stakes on 3-point contest battle

The Curry brothers have levied a wager for their head-to-head competition in Saturday night's NBA 3-point contest: Whoever loses must buy tickets for the entire Curry family... Read more ...

Pirates name Jameson Taillon opening-day starter

Pirates name Jameson Taillon opening-day starter

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NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The NBA is bringing a pro league to Africa. Read more ...

Antonio Brown takes aim at Ben Roethlisberger, Mike Tomlin in Twitter Q&A

Antonio Brown takes aim at Ben Roethlisberger, Mike Tomlin in Twitter Q&A

Steelers receiver Antonio Brown took to Twitter Saturday afternoon to air some grievances with the Steelers.  Read more ...