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Pope Francis condemns deadly attack on Syria bus convoy

The Easter mass, the highlight of the Christian calendar began under a cloudy sky where worshippers had gathered since the early hours to gain access amid tight security. Last Wednesday Pope Francis paid a visit to his predecessor Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI who is 90 today (Sunday), according to the Vatican Press Office.



Watch This Donald Trump Impersonator 'Release' His Taxes at the March

Trump's comments followed a nationwide Tax March that drew thousands of people to dozens of cities on the country's traditionally recognized deadline to file taxes, April 15. It shouldn't be a surprise that the president's tax returns are being brought up, as we are about to start a debate over taxes. Ezra Levin, executive director of Indivisible, one of a number of high-profile progressive groups behind the marches, said, "It's about whether or not the president of the United States is acting ...


Gov. Cuomo signs bill giving free SUNY tuition to qualifying students

Gov. Cuomo signs bill giving free SUNY tuition to qualifying students

Not just any school will do, a student availing of the program must be an undergraduate enrolled at a college that's part of The City University of New York ( CUNY ) or the State University of New York ( SUNY ) system. "Taking this next step to make college tuition-free for hardworking families is the right thing to do, and the smart thing to do", she said. The scholarship would be open to California State University and University of California students and for the first year of ...


Pakistan PM says he is shocked by blasphemy killing

Pakistan PM says he is shocked by blasphemy killing

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday ordered action against those found responsible for the lynching of a university student in Mardan over allegations of blasphemy. Mardan's Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Mohammad Alam Shinwari said the 23-year-old victim died of a fatal gunshot. Allegations of blasphemy often stem from the Muslim accuser's desire to take revenge and to settle petty, personal disputes, according to Christian groups working in the country.


Russian Federation on the Verge of War after Airstrike on Syria

Russian Federation on the Verge of War after Airstrike on Syria

Earlier on Sunday North Korea vowed to boost its defenses following the US strikes in Syria. "In no way do we see peace in that area with Assad as the head of the Syrian government", Haley told NBC's " Meet the Press ". could launch further airstrikes on Syria following its bombing of the Shayrat airfield near the city of Homs. Moscow has sought to deflect blame from its long-time ally Assad over the suspected gas incident and says Syrian jets struck a rebel arms depot where "toxic ...



British PM calls snap election on June 8

Early calculations suggest that if the election goes Mrs May's way could come back with a far greater majority than her current 17 seats, perhaps as many as a hundred seats. But even that basic framework - which spelled out that Britain would leave the EU's single market - caused divisions in her party and involved several rounds of deliberations before a coherent plan could be presented.