Juncker, Tsipras eye Greece deal in early June

Juncker, Tsipras eye Greece deal in early June

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker held talks in a very friendly and constructive climate on the sidelines of an EU leaders' meeting in Riga on Friday, according to sources who indicated that the two men looked to a possible deal early next month.



Viral of the Day: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Meets Imperator Furiosa

Viral of the Day: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Meets Imperator Furiosa

Today's Viral of the Day is the best of both worlds: film and hilarious viral videos, of the "Intruder Song" type. YouTube user Albert Lopez mashed up the Songified Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt with "Mad Max: Fury Road," and the result is nothing short of hilarious, but also true. The Songified

Josh Duggar Steps Down From Family Research Council — Read The Shocking Resignation Letter!

Josh Duggar Steps Down From Family Research Council — Read The Shocking Resignation Letter!

Reports of Josh Duggar's alleged molestation of minors during his early teen years has turned the 19 Kids and Counting family upside down. Just hours after a bombshell police report… READ ON

How Awe-Inspiring Experiences Can Make You A More Altruistic Person

How Awe-Inspiring Experiences Can Make You A More Altruistic Person

Think back to the last time to you gazed out over a mountaintop after a long hike, breathed in the salty air after a good swim at the beach, or even sat in unadulterated silence after finishing a book you simply couldn't put down. It turns out that sense of awe can not only provide a powerful emotio

50 Cent joins other rappers in endorsing Hillary Clinton

50 Cent joins other rappers in endorsing Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton already has the support of Ja Rule and Snoop Dogg, and now 50 Cent is rockin' to the beat of "It's Hillary time."

Family Shocked Corfu Hotel Electrician Re-Hired

Family Shocked Corfu Hotel Electrician Re-Hired

The parents of two children who died in a Greek hotel say they are "appalled" an electrician convicted over their deaths was re-hired by the same premises.

Kim Jong-Un's Brother Seen At Eric Clapton Gig

Kim Jong-Un's Brother Seen At Eric Clapton Gig

The brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un has been spotted in London after flying in to attend an Eric Clapton gig.

EU Reforms 'Feasible', Says Top EU Official

EU Reforms 'Feasible', Says Top EU Official

The President of the European Parliament has told Sky News that reforms to the EU might be possible.

Police Hunt Member Of Notorious Adams Family

Police Hunt Member Of Notorious Adams Family

Police are hunting a member of London's notorious Adams family after a man was gunned down in the capital.

Ex-Minister Admits Leaking Secret Sturgeon Memo

Ex-Minister Admits Leaking Secret Sturgeon Memo

Former Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael has admitted he was responsible for a leaked memo about Nicola Sturgeon.

UK hit by small earthquake, Twitter rolls out the jokes

UK hit by small earthquake, Twitter rolls out the jokes

Kent in southeast England was hit by a 4.2 magnitude earthquake early Friday morning, with tremors felt across the region. See also: The most underwhelming images of the solar eclipse Residents in Canterbury, Margate and Whitstable felt rumblings as the minor quake rippled out from the epicentre 5

Ex-con who worked for rich family arrested in their deaths

Ex-con who worked for rich family arrested in their deaths

WASHINGTON (AP) — About a week after the bodies of a wealthy D.C. family and their housekeeper were discovered after a fire in their mansion, an ex-convict who once worked for the businessman and is suspected in the killings has been arrested. See also: Domino's pizza crust used to ID suspe

USA: Ortiz to ride Mubtaahij in Belmont

USA: Ortiz to ride Mubtaahij in Belmont

USA: Mubtaahij will have the assistance of Irad Ortiz for the first time in the Belmont Stakes, with trainer Mike de Kock forced to find an alternative jockey as Christophe Soumillon is unavailable.

Somerset Standard published Regional: Anarchists' crimes put Bristol at higher risk of...

Somerset Standard published Regional: Anarchists' crimes put Bristol at higher risk of...

Could Bristol be at greater risk of suffering a terror attack than London?The city is second in the UK, behind Belfast, in a list of places in danger from terrorists.Crimes committed by anarchists have put Bristol at a higher risk of suffering a terror attack than the UK's capital city.Operation Rho

Eurovision a word coined by appropriately named BBC staffer George Campey

Eurovision a word coined by appropriately named BBC staffer George Campey

As fans brace themselves for the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 showdown we pay tribute to the man who stopped it being called the Continental Television Exchange Contest

Latvia FM: visa liberalization with EU possible in Armenia

Latvia FM: visa liberalization with EU possible in Armenia

Latvian Foreign Minister commented on the progress of negotiations for the Armenia-EU framework agreement.

Cameron starts push for EU reforms at Riga summit

Cameron starts push for EU reforms at Riga summit

A number of EU leaders said they would listen to the British Prime Minister but there were limits to what they could agree to.

Blast reported at mosque in Saudi Arabia

Blast reported at mosque in Saudi Arabia

An explosion rocked a mosque Friday in one of Saudi Arabia's few Shiite population centers, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The news agency didn't name the mosque, located in the predominantly Shiite area of Qatif near the Persian Gulf in Saudi Arab...

Fear of Ops Warta kills man

Fear of Ops Warta kills man

Motorcyclist meets with fatal accident while fleeing cops conducting arrests on motorists with outstanding summonses

Eastern Saudi Arabia mosque bombing leaves 20 dead

Eastern Saudi Arabia mosque bombing leaves 20 dead

Several other people were injured – some critically – by the bombing, the Arabic-language Saudi daily al-Riyadh said on its website.

Energy News Roundup: Energy Bonds Up, Alfa Complete Pacific Takeover & GE Launch Digital Wind Farm

Energy News Roundup: Energy Bonds Up, Alfa Complete Pacific Takeover & GE Launch Digital Wind Farm

The stock market closed with another record figure on Thursday as rising oil prices bolstered energy stocks.”Best Buy was among the biggest gainers after reporting earnings that exceeded the expectations of Wall Street analysts. Lumber Liquidators, a specialty retailer of hardwood flooring, p

IS captures Iraqi town, purges opponents in Syria's Palmyra

IS captures Iraqi town, purges opponents in Syria's Palmyra

BAGHDAD, Iraq  — Islamic State militants have seized another town in Iraq's western Anbar province less than a week after capturing the provincial capital, a tribal leader said Friday, while in neighboring Syria the group's fighters killed dozens of pro-government forces in the ancient town o

California oil spill has deadly effect on wildlife

California oil spill has deadly effect on wildlife

NEW YORK (ABC News) - Two days after a ruptured pipeline leaked an estimated 21,000 gallons of oil off the California shore, wildlife -- including pelicans -- have been found coated in oil with one bird found dead on the beach. At least one bird was found dead on the beach even as teams from the C

Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Beautiful holiday weekend ahead

Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Beautiful holiday weekend ahead

For updates all morning, follow me on Twitter and Facebook! This Morning:Mostly sunny, breezy, and cool Temperatures: 40s and 50s Wind: NW 5-10 mph This Afternoon:Partly cloudy.  Midday sprinkle possible. Highs: 74-79° Wind: NW 10-20 mph Ton

Former Tory spin doctor slams climate change lobbyists

Former Tory spin doctor slams climate change lobbyists

David Cameron's former strategy advisor Steve Hilton says climate change activists are a threat to the environment

Chechen man 'questioned over Boston bombings' shot dead by FBI agent in Florida

Ibragim Todashev, 27, is believed to have been investigated following the terror attacks and reportedly knew bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev

Walkers on England's highest mountain got a big surprise at the summit - they found a DOG

The shocked couple found the male collie cross alone and confused at the summit of Scafell Pike on Saturday and took him home

Airplane Etiquette on Busiest Travel Day of the Year

Hillary Clinton is on the campaign trail today. She's in New Hampshire this afternoon.She's facing renewed questions today about the Clinton Foundation and about her emails while Secretary of State.The Washington Post reporting the Clinton Foundation disclosed more than $26 million in previously und

Obama's fault or Bush's fault? The media's empty debate over ISIS

ISIS is on a deadly rampage, capturing the crucial Iraqi city of Ramadi and now the ancient Syrian ruins in Palmyra.

Does Discovery/TLC have a child molester problem?

This isn't the first time Discovery Communications has had to deal with a reality star scandal. Discovery Communications—which includes channels like TLC, The Discovery Channel, OWN and Animal Planet— has had similar accusations affect several of its shows.

Fears grow for Palmyra's cultural heritage | Journal

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As fears rise for Palmyra's cultural heritage, Syria's opposition is urging the international community to step in to protect the people too.

Microsoft tried to bully UK government

A report said that Microsoft put pressure on the UK government after the Conservative Party said it would move government computers to use open source software. According to Bloomberg, Steve Hilton, David Cameron's former director of strategy, said earlier this week Microsoft stepped up lobbying at

Sweden, Russia hot favourites for Eurovision jamboree

Vienna (AFP) - Swedish heartthrob Mans Zelmerlow is bookies' favourite to win the Eurovision Song Contest, Europe's glitzy annual music extravaganza, followed by Russian diva Polina Gagarina and cheeky Italian pop opera trio Il Volo.Former "Australian Idol" winner Guy Sebastian, given a special wild

Consumer prices rise as expected in April (DIA, SPY, SPX, QQQ, IWM)

Headline inflation came in as expected in April.  Consumer prices rose 0.1% in April, just as expected. Over the prior year, prices fell 0.2%, also in-line with expectations.  "Core" inflation, which excludes the more volatile costs of food and gas, rose 0.3% over the prior month and

The dollar is spiking (USD, EUR)

The US dollar is ripping higher and oil is dropping following inflation data that showed consumer prices rose more than expected in April.  Near 9:15 a.m. ET on Friday, the dollar index was up as much as 0.7% to 96.05, nearly its highest level this month. West Texas Intermediate crude oil price

Clinical Cats thump Mick's sorry Blues

MICK Malthouse’s immediate future at Carlton is under threat, after the Blues suffered another big loss at the hands of Geelong at Etihad Stadium.

Baby killer sentenced for bashing partner

A CONVICTED baby murderer serving a life jail term for his ‘evil’ crimes has been sentenced to almost five years for a brutal and ‘humiliating’ attack on the child’s mother.