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A Trump trade war with Europe would hurt the trans-Atlantic relationship  CNN

A trade war against US allies would not only be economically harmful, Guy Verhofstadt says, but would cut deeply into the trans-Atlantic alliance at the worst ...

Future - How AI could unlock world peace  BBC News

The world is witnessing an unprecedented humanitarian crisis. According to the UN, 68.5 million people were forcibly displaced from their homes due to famine, ...

Recruitment of new soldiers threatens South Sudan's peace  KIRO Seattle

YAMBIO, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's rival armed groups are forcefully recruiting civilians, including child soldiers, violating a fragile peace deal signed ...

Trump's War on California  POLITICO

It's undoubtedly a blue-state bastion. But far from being a socialist hellhole, the Golden State is thriving after years of malaise.

Netanyahu rivals form alliance for Israeli election  Aljazeera.com

Polls suggest that a Benny Gantz-Yair Lapid alliance could become Israel's largest faction after April 9 vote.

US and China are sketching the outlines of a deal to end the trade war  CNBC

The U.S. and China have started to outline commitments on the stickiest issues, apparently marking progress toward ending a trade war.

Tug-of-war with a lion? Dartmoor zoo offers 'cruel' challenge ? video  The Guardian

Visitors to Dartmoor zoo are being offered the opportunity to take part in its 'human v beast' challenge, with groups of people playing tug-of-war against a lion as ...

Alliance Of American Football Adjustments And Week 3 Betting Odds  Forbes

Alliance of American Football Week 3 Betting Odds and Match-ups. The oddsmakers are adjusting along with the league with hopes of more scoring and now ...

Peter Jackson?s ?They Shall Not Grow Old? Is a World War I Movie for the Trump Era (Column)  Variety

It should go without saying that if you've never been to war, you can't pretend to know what it's like. Yet for those of us who never have been, the movies have ...

China Trade War Update: Resistance Is Futile  Forbes

The market is way too long this China trade truce. Time to face reality: Washington and Beijing will not agree on hot button issues anytime soon. Maybe never.

McCabe book: Trump wanted a Venezuela war because of oil  Vox.com

In a new book and MSNBC interview, former FBI Director Andrew McCabe says Trump mentioned going to war in Venezuela for oil.

Powerful political leader warns against squandering peace  Fox News

A prominent Afghan political leader who once had the support of some officials to lead Afghanistan's negotiating team with the Taliban, warned the president ...

Does a 40-foot Latin cross honoring World War I veterans violate the Constitution? The Supreme Court will decide.  USA TODAY

The Supreme Court considers whether a Latin cross to honor World War I dead violates the First Amendment.

UN envoy says risk of Israeli-Palestinian war looms large  Fox News

The U.N. Mideast envoy says the prospect of peace between Israel and the Palestinians "is fading by the day as the specter of violence and radicalism grows" ...

Holocaust survivor tells of harrowing life during war  Boston Herald

Claus Rafle's docudrama "The Invisibles" spotlights four Berlin Jews ? including Hanni Levy ? who survived WWII in the capital that Nazi propaganda minister ...

?No War Is Won?: Benjamin B. Ferencz Continues His Fight for Justice at 98  The Wall Street Journal

Benjamin B. Ferencz is the last surviving prosecutor of the Nuremberg Trials, and his extraordinary story is the subject of a new documentary, ?Prosecuting Evil.?

A Syrian family fled to Canada to escape the war. All 7 of the children just died in a house fire  CNN

The loss of one child is devastating. The loss of seven? Unimaginable. But that's the grim reality the Barho family faces after all seven of the family's children died ...

Asian stocks rise after report of outline to end U.S.-China trade war  MarketWatch

Asian stock markets shook off early doldrums Thursday following a report that U.S. and Chinese negotiators were outlining a plan to end the trade war.

US, China outline deal to end trade war: Report  Fox Business

High level talks are being held Thursday and Friday in Washington.

The world's largest shipping firm says profits 'must improve' in 2019, shares dive 9%  CNBC

Danish shipping group Moller-Maersk reported fourth-quarter earnings in line with expectations on Thursday, but warned a long-running trade conflict between ...

Zoo condemned for giving visitors chance to play tug-of-war with a lion  The Guardian

Thousands sign petition to stop Dartmoor zoo charging £15 for experience of taking on a big cat.

What are the six key areas that could end the US-China trade war?  South China Morning Post

Top negotiators led by US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Vice-Premier Liu He are set to resume talks in Washington on Thursday ahead of March ...

U.S.-China trade war rattles agribusinesses, especially Bunge  Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump's trade war with China has roiled agricultural markets and given the world's top grain merchants the one thing they have long ...

Antisemitism at worst levels since second world war, says Macron  The Guardian

Antisemitism appears to have reached its worst levels since the second world war, Emmanuel Macron told Jewish community leaders on Wednesday, a day after ...

Possible peace declaration looms large over Trump-Kim summit  Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) ? With their second summit fast approaching, speculation is growing that U.S. President Donald Trump may try to persuade North Korean leader ...

Pinterest Blocks Vaccination Searches in Move to Control the Conversation  The Wall Street Journal

Pinterest has stopped returning search results for terms relating to vaccinations, a drastic step aimed at curbing the spread of misinformation.

John Wayne?s racist comments, lack of World War II service resurface in heated Twitter debate  St. Paul Pioneer Press

In a week when the U.S. culture wars focused on actor Jussie Smollett's reportedly false claim of being the victim of a hate crime and on Donald Trump calling ...

May Honor Flight will recognize service of Vietnam War veterans  The Daily Nonpareil

Some 240 southwest and central Iowa veterans ? most of them veterans of the Vietnam War ? will be heading to Washington, D.C., May 21 as part of the latest.

Iran launches large-scale maritime war games in the Persian Gulf  The Jerusalem Post

The drill is expected to have four stages and see submarines, warships, helicopters and surveillance planes take part in the drill which will also include missile ...

'The Challenge: War of the Worlds' power rankings after ep. 3  For The Win

A few months after the shocking Final Reckoning finale, MTV's competition show The Challenge is back with another season: War of the Worlds, which gives ...

Takeaways From The Times?s Investigation Into Trump?s War on the Inquiries Around Him  The New York Times

A review by The Times found a continuous effort by President Trump to derail federal law enforcement and a public campaign to discredit the investigations on ...

"EU membership of Balkan states - question of war or peace"  B92

Juncker - who showed up for a press conference in Brussels on Wednesday wearing a bandaid across his cheek, apparently a shaving accident - warned that, ...

U.S.-China Trade War Boosts Fast-Growing Southeast Asia  Forbes

Trade tensions between the U.S. and China are adding rocket fuel to the liftoff of Southeast Asian economies.

Big beer companies fight over Iowa farmers in the aftermath of Bud Light's Super Bowl ad  Des Moines Register

The now-infamous-in-the-heartland Bud Light commercial knocking corn syrup was only the beginning. All-out war has been declared on the hearts and minds ...

War of words nearly kicks off Anthony Joshua vs. Jarrell Miller three months early  ESPN

Unified heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua and contender Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller almost kicked off their highly anticipated fight at MSG three months ...

Election, trade war loom over Indonesian markets  Financial Times

Widodo likely to win but twin deficits make economy vulnerable.

Intimidation, Pressure and Humiliation: Inside Trump?s Two-Year War on the Investigations Encircling Him  The New York Times

President Trump's efforts have exposed him to accusations of obstruction of justice as Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, finishes his work.

AAF 2019: Five things to love about the new Alliance of American Football, and five things not to love  CBS Sports

After two weeks, let's look at the things the AAF does well, and the things we want to see more (and less) of.

Syria's war: Trucks carrying women, children leave ISIL enclave  Aljazeera.com

Vehicles evacuate civilians from Baghouz where US-backed Kurdish forces continue to battle ISIL in eastern Syria.

Amazon Is Waging Class War  Jacobin magazine

Let's call Amazon's cancellation of its New York City headquarters what it was: a capital strike. It's a demonstration of why we must overcome capitalists' power ...

After New York City?s War With Amazon, Uber Could Be Next  The New York Times

Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to extend a cap on Uber vehicles. The tech giant is fighting back.

Hand grenades from the last major battle of the Revolutionary War have repeatedly scrambled bomb squads in Virginia's capital  Task & Purpose

More than two dozen Revolutionary War hand grenades have been sitting in cardboard boxes at Virginia's Department of Historic Resources, undetected for 30 ...

The True Story Behind an Iconic Vietnam War Photo Was Nearly Erased ? Until Now  New York Times

A celebrated book and a major museum exhibition revealed the harrowing tale behind the image of a wounded Marine. Their version was wrong.

Immigration, rail funding and lawsuits: why California and Trump are at war  The Guardian

The state, which styles itself as the Democratic-led 'resistance', has launched 46 lawsuits against the Trump administration.

More US Remains from Korean War Nearing Final ID  Military.com

WASHINGTON ? The remains of more American soldiers killed decades ago in the Korean War are likely to be identified shortly from 55 boxes provided last ...

Donald Trump just dropped another bomb in his war on truth  CNN

President Donald Trump is consistent about almost nothing. Which is what makes his long-running war on truth and facts all the more remarkable.

Our Home Video Pick of the Week Goes to War with the Undead  Film School Rejects

Welcome to this week in home video! Click the title to buy a Blu-ray/DVD from Amazon and help support FSR in the process!

Putin Is Saving Billions For His Next Showdown with the West  Bloomberg

A look at Russia's books suggests Vladimir Putin is preparing for war, though not necessarily the kind involving the invincible hypersonic missiles and nuclear ...

My View: Harris Wofford inspired young Peace Corps volunteer  Buffalo News

By John Rex In the summer of 1962, I was one of more than 300 recruits who arrived at Georgetown University for a summer program of training to be Peace ...

The toxic legacy of the Vietnam War  BBC News

Agent Orange was the most notorious chemical defoliant sprayed by US forces over Vietnam to destroy jungles and vegetation during the Vietnam war.

Iran says it cannot rule out possibility of war with Israel  The Times of Israel

Foreign minister Zarif accuses Jerusalem of 'adventurism' with its campaign of airstrikes against Iranian targets in Syria, and cautions situation could deteriorate.

China Trade War Update: A Trickle Of Soybean, Oil Exports  Forbes

Days before President Trump is expected to back off from his threat to bump the tariff on some $200 billion in Chinese imports, it's apparent in just-released trade ...

World War II tank ace takes nostalgic ride through streets of Boston  WCVB Boston

The inside of a tank was Clarence Smoyer's home, and the crew was his family. In that sense, the 95-year-old veteran returned home Wednesday for the first ...

Mike Leach Is Taking The Football-As-War Metaphor To The Classroom  Deadspin

People in football love to compare the sport to war. Look at all the shared terminology??in the trenches,? ?field general??the similar sense of ritual bluster, the ...

Chinese investors have a bigger worry than the US trade war  Financial Times

Concern about Xi Jinping's approach to the economy is unsettling investors.

Sailor in iconic World War II kissing photo in Times Square dies at 95  Fox News

The sailor shown kissing a woman in New York's Time Square in an iconic photo that captured the ecstatic celebrations at the end of World War II died Sunday in ...

'Winnie the Pooh' Was Created by a Vet Explaining War to His Boy  Military.com

There is nothing more heart-wrenching to veterans with families than having to explain why daddy hasn't been the same ever since he returned from the war.

ARM Goes To War In The Datacenter With ?Ares? Designs  The Next Platform

When Arm Holdings, the division of the Softbank conglomerate that designs and licenses the core component of the processor architecture that bears its.

CYCLE OF RAGE: Mayor de Blasio's War on Delivery Cyclists is Elitist and Betrays 'Fairest City' Boast  Streetsblog New York

We are not the fairest city in America, as the mayor likes to boast, because the city is currently punishing its lowest-wage, most-exploited workers whose jobs ...

The S&P 500 Lost 11% of Value From Trump's Trade War, Research Says  Bloomberg

As U.S. equities extend gains from their December lows, a *fresh* debate is brewing on Wall Street: has the market priced in a U.S.-China trade deal? Quite the ...

Real cold war: US trains winter soldiers ? with China, North Korea in mind  South China Morning Post

Training for wintertime war against a hi-tech enemy in the 'Far East' reflects new priorities for the US military. The weather at a snowy US Marine training site ...

Did Disney or Netflix Win the Marvel Streaming War?  Motley Fool

"The Punisher" and "Jessica Jones" get cancelled as two media partners get ready to become adversaries.

Syrian Family Who Fled War Lose All 7 Children to House Fire in Canada  KTLA Los Angeles

The loss of one child is devastating. The loss of seven? Unimaginable. But that's the grim reality the Barho family faces after all seven of the family's children died ...

Alliance School Board approves pay hike, hears bullying concerns  The-review

Alliance City School Board voted to give the district's director of operations a new contract, with one member taking issue over the financial aspects of the ...

The Green New Deal marks the start of a war between generations  Quartz

The greatest source of division in our times is not between the right and left, or extremists and moderates. There is a far more profound and destabilizing division ...

Alliance of all-women parties to fight polls in 283 seats, asks other parties to help win  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: An alliance of two all-women parties, which has decided to field candidates in 283 Lok Sabha constituencies in the upcoming elections, Thursday ...

Mulayam Singh criticises Akhilesh's decision to alliance with Mayawati's BSP  Economic Times

Mulayam Singh Yadav made clear that he was unhappy with Mayawati's BSP being given ?half? of the seats in the alliance for Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Lok ...

South Sudan: Fighting continues despite peace deal  Aljazeera.com

South Sudan's peace deal was signed about five months ago to end five years of civil war. But some groups did not sign and they continue to fight against the ...

Everything you need to know about the first Alliance of American Football season  ESPN

Who's in this new league? Where can I watch? What are the major rules differences? We're answering every question.

Could Huawei threaten the Five Eyes alliance?  BBC News

Different views about the threat posed by the Chinese firm pose risks to the intelligence alliance.

Why alliance arithmetic may not matter in Tamil Nadu in 2019  The News Minute

Elections, they say, very often boil down to arithmetic. Tamil Nadu's political parties have been quick to draw their battle lines, picking their side even though the ...

Sotto backs stronger war on drugs  ABS-CBN News

Senate President Vicente 'Tito' Sotto III said Thursday he supports a 'stronger approach' on the government's narcotics crackdown.

Meghan Markle: Duchess? Kensington Palace war against courtiers  NEWS.com.au

Kensington Palace sits on a quiet (private) street where $180 million buys you a lovely three-storey Georgian pile or the Russian embassy, your choice.

The Ethiopian migrants braving Yemen's war to find a better life in Saudi Arabia  CNN

The economic migrants walk for days to Djibouti, to risk their lives to make the crossing to the Arabian Peninsula with no concept of the horrors that await them.

Train fatally strikes male pedestrian in Alliance - News - The Review  The-review

ALLIANCE ? A 27-year-old man was fatally struck by a train while on the Norfolk Southern Railway track near the Walnut Avenue and Rush Street intersection ...

Call for peace, not war  The Express Tribune

A few sane voices on the other side of the border fade after the Pulwama incident.

Windstream?s war of words with hedge fund Aurelius  Barron's

The battle between hedge fund Aurelius Capital Management and network communications company Windstream Holdings (WIN) just keeps getting cattier.

The Cyber War Against Tibet  The Diplomat

Cyberattacks are having a chilling effect on the Central Tibetan Administration and Tibetan diaspora.

More Than 300 Chemical Attacks Launched During Syrian Civil War, Study Says  NPR

Researchers say this number could be much higher, and that Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime carried out 98 percent of them, dropping chlorine gas, ...

All This Should Remind You of the Run-Up to the Iraq War  Foreign Policy

The Trump administration has repeatedly stressed that last week's Middle East conference in Warsaw, Poland?officially dubbed the Ministerial to Promote a ...

More Gateway development may erase a piece of Murfreesboro Civil War history  The Daily News Journal

A portion of Fortress Rosecrans could be replaced with new homes, businesses off Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesboro.

A pre-Civil War battle over segregated trains and the forgotten Northern origins of Jim Crow  Washington Post

On a late summer's day in 1838, the Eastern Rail Road threw a celebration to announce itself to the world. At noon in East Boston, after an hour of hurrahs from ...

The tremendous impact of a US-China investment and technology war  The Interpreter

The impending bifurcation of the world internet economy will disrupt many industries, companies and national economies.

Angry father slaps stepdaughter's 12-year-old bully: police  WTVD-TV

Police in Texas say they arrested a man for slapping a 12-year-old boy in the face accusing the pre-teen of bullying his step-daughter.

Migingo Island: Africa's 'smallest war'  Aljazeera.com

Migingo island, Lake Victoria - A round rock crammed with corrugated metal shacks rises out of Lake Victoria right at the border between Kenya and Uganda.

Internet skewers Trump's Nobel Peace Prize claim  CNN

Did the US ask Japan to nominate Trump for Nobel Prize? Jeanne Moos reports Japan's PM doesn't deny nominating Trump.

Netflix won the streaming war, and everyone else is fighting for second place  BGR

Remember when cutting the cord was supposed to make our lives easier? Well, in a somewhat ironic turn of events, the popularity of streaming services today ...

Central African Republic: UNICEF outlines key actions so fresh peace deal can make real difference for children  UN News

Hailing the recent peace agreement signed by 15 warring parties in the Central African Republic (CAR), the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) stressed on Monday ...

The Catastrophic Korean War That Wasn't (And Really, No Thanks to Trump)  The Daily Beast

Kim hasn't ordered nuclear or missile tests since late 2017 when he proved he probably could hit the continental U.S. He still can, and he's not giving up that ...

The President, the Envoy and the Talib: 3 Lives Shaped by War and Study Abroad  The New York Times

KABUL, Afghanistan ? Today, they are representatives of three central parties to the Afghan war, caught up by a frenzied effort to find an endgame to decades ...

This Is How the Kashmir Terrorist Attack Could Start a Major War  The National Interest Online

The recent violence in Kashmir has provoked New Delhi.

JPMorgan Doesn't See an 'Endless Trade War' for U.S. and China  Bloomberg

David Kelly, chief global strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, discusses global trade concerns and China's potential opportunities in "cheap" technology.

After ?El Chapo?: Mexico?s never-ending war on drugs  Financial Times

Despite the conviction of its most important boss, Joaquín Guzmán, the narcotics trade is booming.

MTV?s ?The Challenge? Hits 5-Year Ratings High With ?War of the Worlds? (Exclusive)  TheWrap

The latest episode of MTV's "The Challenge: War of the Worlds" has scored the franchise its highest-rated episode since 2013.

War and Peace: Sergei Bondarchuk?s adaptation is one of film?s great epics  Vox.com

The biggest blockbuster in Soviet history is returning to movie screens in 2019. It's seven hours long ? and absolutely worth seeing.

Presidents Day 2019: Alabama omits Civil War leader Abraham Lincoln from Presidents Day holiday  AL.com

Alabama's Presidents Day holiday honors George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, not Abraham Lincoln, who led the Union against the South in the Civil ...

Marvel Will Publish $110 Worth of War of the Realms Comics in May  Bleeding Cool News

Face front, true believers! Want to prove your dedication to the House of Ideas? Then you'd better be willing to spend more than $100 in retail prices to pick up ...