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Police say 'large possibility' Jakarta attack linked to Islamic State

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has called for calm and unity hours after the twin blasts at the busy Kampung Melayu bus terminal in Jakarta's east on Wednesday night. While there have been a series of mostly low-level attacks by Islamic State sympathisers in the past 17 months, police have not confirmed any Islamist motive for Wednesday's bombing.



Scott Dixon has pole, Fernando Alonso has spotlight for wide-open Indianapolis 500

The Monaco Grand Prix has the lovely weather to go with the glitz, glamor and yachts this time around. "I got the bad end of the story today", said Raikkonen, whose last win was the season-opening Australian GP in 2013. Kimi was visibly upset after the race, saying that "it is one of those days" and that second place doesn't feel good. McLaren finger prints can be found on every motor racing series from MotoGP to NASCAR to Formula One , where they supply the ECU (Electric Control ...



Turkey summons US Ambassador over clash during Erdogan's US visit

In a statement released on Monday, Turkey protested against the "aggressive and unprofessional actions" of American security personnel toward the foreign minister's protection team outside the Turkish embassy chancery. It should be pointed out that the protesters, their right to dissent protected by the U.S. Constitution, needed no permit and were breaking no rules.



Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team

McMaster, Senior Advisor Jared Kushner , and Deputy National Security Advisor Dina Powell provided information to and sought input from a number of senators regarding President Trump's first worldwide trip. Heightening concerns for the White House, Comey is expected to testify before Congress after Memorial Day about memos he kept on conversations with the president that pertained to the investigation.