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Trump looking for decisive blow against Cruz in Indiana showdown


BEDFORD, Ind. Republicans voting in Indiana's primary election on Tuesday might give New York billionaire Donald Trump an almost unstoppable advantage in his turbulent journey toward the party's presidential nomination. | Video


Cruz unleashes fury at Trump over Lee Harvey Oswald comment 5:14pm BST

WASHINGTON Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz lashed out at rival candidate Donald Trump on the day of Indiana's primary on Tuesday, calling him a pathological liar, narcissist and bully after the front-runner linked Cruz's father to John F. Kennedy's assassin.


As U.S. rotates generals in Europe, job is prevent new 'Cold War' 4:41pm BST

STUTTGART, Germany As he stepped down as America's top commander in Europe on Tuesday, retiring Air Force General Philip Breedlove recalled how he began his career more than three decades ago trying to keep the peace during the Cold War with the Soviet Union.


Greenpeace publishes confidential U.S-EU trade deal documents 02 May 2016

BERLIN A sweeping free trade deal being negotiated between the European Union and the United States would lower food safety and environmental standards, Greenpeace said on Monday, citing confidential documents from the talks.


Clinton begins Appalachia tour in Trump-friendly coal country 02 May 2016

WASHINGTON U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton begins a two-day tour on Monday through rural, traditionally coal-reliant parts of the eastern Appalachian region where Republican rival Donald Trump’s pro-coal, anti-trade message has resonated with economically distressed voters.

White House says it's not concerned about leaks of EU-U.S. trade papers 02 May 2016

WASHINGTON The White House said on Monday it was not particularly concerned about reported leaks on the details of a U.S.-European Union trade deal currently being negotiated between the two sides.


Pipe dreams still alive for selected few in U.S. energy rout 02 May 2016

NEW YORK An energy market rout has ravaged fortunes from Texas to North Dakota and hit thousands of small investors, but some tycoons are still coining it in thanks to a piece of financial engineering that has tilted the playing field in their favour.

May Day rally in Los Angeles features strong anti-Trump theme 02 May 2016

LOS ANGELES Hundreds of people marched through Los Angeles on Sunday in a May Day rally that took aim at Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump for his anti-illegal immigration platform that includes building a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.


Russia defends intercept of U.S. reconnaissance plane over Baltic 30 Apr 2016

MOSCOW Russia said on Saturday it had sent a fighter plane on Friday to intercept a U.S. aircraft approaching its border over the Baltic Sea because the American plane had turned off its transponder, which is needed for identification.

Russian fighter did barrel roll over U.S. reconnaissance plane - CNN 29 Apr 2016

WASHINGTON A Russian jet fighter intercepted a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane on Friday in an "unsafe and unprofessional manner" over the Baltic Sea, the Pentagon said, and CNN reported the Russian pilot did a barrel roll over the U.S. plane.