Russia says Putin, Trump to soon talk by phone

MOSCOW, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to speak to U.S. President Donald Trump by phone in the coming days, the Kremlin said Saturday. Putin will congratulate Trump on his inauguration...

Turkish army says 46 IS militants killed in northern Syria

ANKARA, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- A total of 46 Islamic State (IS) terrorists were killed and 16 others injured in attacks launched by Turkish army in Al-Bab of northern Syria in last 24 hours,...

Nearly 100 arrested as protesters, police clash after Trump’s swearing-in ceremony

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- Ninety-five people were arrested as American protesters clashed with riot police in Washington Friday afternoon after Donald Trump was sworn in as the new U.S. President. Washington D.C. police said...

Russian parliament ratifies major gas pipeline deal with Turkey

MOSCOW, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- Russia's State Duma, or the lower house of parliament, approved a "Turkish Stream" pipeline deal Friday to deliver its natural gas to Turkey and European markets through the Black...

‘El Chapo’ pleads not guilty in US court

Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman has pleaded not guilty to 17 separate charges in a New York court. El Chapo was surprisingly extradited from Mexico earlier in the week and faces life in...

Obamas farewell White House

Barack Obama has left the White House for the final time as president. The 44th president of the United States left his home of the past eight years in the company of the man who...

Trump to target Obama’s climate plans

Donald Trump's administration is committed to eliminating Barack Obama's Climate Action Plan and other environmental initiatives to help boost the oil and gas industry, according to a statement posted on the White House website...

W. Virginia lab manager gets 2yrs in prison for doctoring water samples to benefit...

A former manager of a West Virginia laboratory that conducted water sampling for coal mining operations in the state has been sentenced to two years in prison for his role in forging data to...

Trump admin outlines policy priorities for first 100 days on revamped WH website

The White House web page maps out the Trump administration’s plans for energy, foreign policy, jobs, military and law enforcement, and trade deals, which will likely shape the direction of his first 100 days...

Protesters break windows, pepper spray used during DC march (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

Protests surrounding the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump have reached fever pitch as demonstrators turn violent, smashing windows and throwing objects around DC. Just ahead of Trump's scheduled swearing-in, some 500 protesters tore through downtown...

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