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Shades of The Terminator: Dallas police use killer robot to kill gunman

After negotiations with the suspect broke down, police chose to send in a robot armed with an explosive device which they detonated, killing Micah Xavier Johns...


Canada Post Prepared To Accept Union's Offer For 30 Day Truce

That's in part because they also service the growing number of community mailboxes that Canada Post has started to use in cities in lieu of door-to-door deliv...


Open top bus tour announced for Wales' homecoming

In a nation where rugby union has traditionally dominated the sporting agenda, if not actually being reflected in participation numbers, Euro 2016 has represent...


Dallas shooter suspect a US Army veteran Updated

There are no words to describe the atrocity that occurred to our city", Brown said Friday. Authorities said that the gunman fired at least some of the shots i...


Police find stockpile of weapons at home of Dallas suspect

Dallas Police Officer Patrick Zamarripa was one of the five police officers killed in the ambush in Dallas , according to social media posts from family memb...


You could cut the tension with a knife at Trump's Senate meeting

The Trump meetings took place at the political headquarters of the Republican National Committee and the National Republican Senatorial Committee, within ...


Prakash Javadekar takes charge of HRD Ministry, Smriti Irani skips event

Smriti Irani, India's education minister, has been shunted from textbooks to textiles-her new ministry. Taking up his new assignment, Prasad emphasised that h...


You Might Have to Start Paying More for New Jersey Gas

According to Tittel, while the Sierra Club thinks a boost to the gas tax is a good step, the A12 plan does not secure New Jersey's future enough to warrant pass...


Hundreds rally in NYC against fatal police shootings

The shooting of Castile was live-streamed by his fiance, who calmly narrated the action and showed viewers the dying man groaning and bleeding in the front se...


Bernie Sanders Will Endorse Hillary Clinton at Event Next Week

Sanders chose to continue his campaign as leverage to win concessions on his liberal policy agenda and reforms to the Democratic Party nominating process. Inst...


Oil prices up as US stockpiles shrink

Oil prices are falling on a government report that crude inventories are declining less than expected. Oil prices dived on Thursday (Jul 7) after United Sta...


Global Airline Passenger Traffic Growth Slows In May

More significantly, the recent moderation in passenger growth reflects the ongoing fragile global economic backdrop. Annual growth in global RPKs slowed for t...


Minnesota prosecutor says police practices must change after shooting

Littau also questions the rules that the social media site has in place when Facebook Live is used to document a shooting, not from the perspective of the victi...


Toyota recall hits 3.37m cars amid airbag and emissions issues

If an inflator separates, the CSA could partially inflate, and, in limited circumstances, one or both sections of the inflator could enter the interior of the v...


UN's Ban tells China civil society, free media are crucial

China's Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hong Lei on Thursday reiterated that the ruling would not affect China's territorial claims in the South China Sea ....


Dallas gunman was veteran, loner with weapons cache at home

The Dallas killings took place during a street protest over police violence. Five police were shot dead and seven were wounded, as were two civilians. That ...


Obama to travel to Dallas

After attending the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Warsaw, Obama was originally scheduled to spend two days in Spain - his first visit to this cou...


Nigeria's state oil company warns against panic petrol buying amid union strike

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has assured Nigerians that there is adequate petroleum products and advised that people should not...


Iraqi prime minister fires Baghdad security chief, two others over deadly attacks

ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack on its affiliate news agency Amaq, saying the death toll was more than 100 people. It killed 40 people and wounded ...


Kristen Bell tells Donald Trump to 'zip it' over Frozen tweet

Last weekend, a meme showing Clinton against a backdrop of money alongside the caption: "Most corrupt candidate ever" written in a six-pointed star was tweeted ...


Senate passes mandatory GMO labeling bill-what comes next?

But GMO critics say the bill fails to adequately protect consumers who want to know if a product contains GM ingredients. USDA's general counsel provided a ...


PepsiCo 2Q profit tops Street, ups full-year outlook

Johnston said Pepsi will be offering a diet version of its Pepsi beverage with and without aspartame as some consumers have said they don't want the additive wh...


Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP)

Deutsche believes the company can overcome "the overhang of debt and legacy cost structure" in the market and become an "eventual bull case of $69/share". Black...


Ready To Lend More After Capital Requirements Cut: UK Banks

Sterling touched a new, 31-year low against the USA dollar earlier on Thursday, hurt by Standard Life's suspension of trading in its British real estate fund. S...


Revenue Estimates Analysis: Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE)

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.'s short ratio is now at 2.67 and the float short is at 1.92%. They now have a United States dollars 17 price target on the stock....


Milos Raonic: Making Canadian history at Wimbledon

Even though he thundered the tournament's fastest serve during this match - a 144 miles per hour blur - Raonic's mental toughness was his best weapon, as he bec...


Woman pleads guilty in loud sex case

Warfel has been jailed since March 22 after previously pleading guilty to disorderly conduct and harassment charges based on the same complaints. Red Lion res...


Squad auto vandalized but mostly quiet night for Minnesota shooting protest

Phil" by students. Speaking to CNN early Thursday, Castile's mother said she suspected she would never learn the whole truth about her son's death. "I wante...


June hiring surge of 287000 suggests rebounding US economy

The report will show the job growth and the unemployment rate for last month. The glowing employment report will likely have little impact on the near-term ...


26 police killed so far in 2016, up 44% from 2015

Lynch said protesters concerned about killings by police should not be discouraged "by those who use your lawful actions as a cover for their heinous violence"....


June jobs report may help clarify a muddy economic picture

Average hourly earnings year-on-year: +2.7%. According to the Department of Labor, there were about 5.8m open jobs at the last count - a statistic that the ...


US Authorizes Eight Airlines to Fly to Havana

The U.S. cities are Atlanta; Charlotte, North Carolina; Houston; Los Angeles; Newark, New Jersey; New York; and four in Florida — Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Orland...


Tesla deliveries in Q2 fall short of target

The 50,000 Teslas to be delivered in the next six months would almost match the automaker's full-year 2015 deliveries. The money will be used to help fund the...


UK Must Not Delay Leaving - Says EU

That appeared to be a reversal of a pledge to launch the process immediately after the vote. The result shocked investors, and stock markets plummeted around th...


US Military lifts ban on transgender members

The Pentagon will let transgender individuals serve openly in the US military, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces. - By Nov. The decis...


Black lawmakers demand gun control action in wake of shootings

The North Carolina Democrat's comments follow a sniper attack on police Thursday night in Dallas. He goes on in his usual race-baiting way, sighting, "The Rep...


OECD: Employment Levels Improving, But Wages Remain Stagnant

Employment in advanced economies in general was slowly improving, the OECD said in its outlook. The employment report noted that despite the average employmen...


'I'm going to make you proud,' Trump tells Republican lawmakers

Trump's campaign and ask questions". Like Conaway, Lucas also expressed optimism that a Trump administration would be effective at negotiating new trade agree...


Anti-Trump Virginia delegate to present case to judge

Ben Sasse (R-Neb.), who has refused to support Trump and has emerged as perhaps the most vocal advocate for a third-party candidate. When Flake stood up to...


Orlando police chief: 'Vague' threat made against officers after Dallas attack

Department of Defense program transferring surplus equipment from the military. "This was a well-planned, well-thought-out, evil tragedy by these suspects. Mu...


Dallas attack terror link ruled out: White House

US President Barack Obama has reacted to the deadly shootings in Dallas during a two-day North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in the Polish capital Wars...


Direct Flights To Cuba Could Fly Out Of Newark This Year

The U.S. and Cuban governments now have arranged 20 daily flights linking the two nations, accounting for almost one third of the number the U.S. airlines are a...


Minnesota police arrest protester after rocks thrown at police vehicle

Danny Givens and Clarence Castile, Philando's uncle. By killing Castile, the still-unnamed St. Anthony police officer killed what his friends and loved on...


Two foreign ISIL suspects detained at Istanbul airport

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced earlier that police had detained 29 IS suspects over the airport assault. Thirteen suspects, including three ...


Mark Clattenberg to officiate Euro final

The 33-year-old Real Madrid star, who has played a key role in Portugal's advance to the final, stretched and did warm-up exercises away from the main training ...


Roger Federer falls to Milos Raonic in Wimbledon semifinal

But I persevered, I kept plugging away. "I know what I have to do to get to the latter stages of these tournaments". Murray showed no nerves to record a 6-3,6...


Attacker in Dallas police ambush wanted to 'kill white people'

The man named as the key suspect in the deadly Dallas shooting rampage was an army reservist who had served in Afghanistan, the United States military said on F...


Wall Street rises on positive jobs data

Nonfarm payrolls rose by 287,000 in June , the Labor Department said Friday, the strongest month of hiring since last October. Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 2...


US economy rebounds with June hiring surge of 287000

Food services and drinking establishments hired even more workers, adding 22,000 jobs, which was about the same as the pace in May. The hiring slowdown caught...


Around 20 Islamic State Members in Custody Over Istanbul Attack

According to the Turkish authorities, the three suicide bombers were nationals of three countries - Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Russian Federation - who could ...