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Britain needs a Brexit do-over, Labour leadership contender Owen Smith says

The NEC made the decision by secret ballot during a meeting at Labour's Victoria headquarters on Tuesday afternoon, which Corbyn attended. Steve McCabe sa...


Bangladesh police arrest three who rented property to cafe attackers

The two others held are Ahsan's nephew Alam Chowdhury, and Mahbubur Rahman Tuhin, the building manager. They had rented the house for 22,000 taka ($275) per m...


Nintendo Wants to Remove Pokemon Go APKs from the Web

Developer Niantic has not only made a good Pokemon game on mobile but it actually gets people moving, and that's one of the best ways to appeal to a casual ...


Defiant Taiwan takes on Beijing, sends warship into disputed South China Sea

China warned its rivals not to turn the South China Sea into a "cradle of war" on Wednesday, threatening an air defence zone there, after its claims to the st...


North Korean defector arrested over 'child abduction plot with South'

North Korea has presented to media a person it calls a South Korean spy who tried to enter the North to kidnap children. The crowd of around 3,000 surrounded ...


Nintendo's Latest Console Is A Miniature Version Of The Original

In addition to the NES Classic Controller, the Classic Controller and Classic Controller Pro are also compatible with the Nintendo Entertainment System: NE...


Bi-weekly updates coming to Pokemon Go

Developed by Pokemon Company International, Niantic Inc and Nintendo Co Ltd, the game uses the GPS mapping and camera systems on players' devices. Smaller com...


First female-to-male sexual transmission of Zika documented

Until now, experts were aware only of cases in which men spread the virus to their partners during sex, as well as transmission by mosquito bites. "Anytime ...


After collapse vs Giants, D'backs trade closer to Red Sox

With Ziegler not yet available to Boston , Uehara converted yet another save on Saturday in a 4-1 win over the Rays. "Hopefully a little different look", Zie...


'Pokemon GO' review: The cultural phenomenon is really fun to play

At pokemon gyms, pokemon battles are held to determine if the current holder can retain his gym, or if the challenger has won control of it. A, The ga...


Owen Smith pledges referendum on Brexit deal if elected Labour leader

A DEFIANT Jeremy Corbyn celebrated defeating the "first wave of a coup" against him at a rally in Kentish Town on Tuesday after it was decided his name would ...


No triggering of Brexit until there's 'UK approach': May

David Mundell, the Scottish secretary who has had, it would be fair to say, an nearly invisible profile in England, was prominent among the friends of Mrs May t...


USA stance on attempted coup in Turkey 'complete hypocrisy'

Erdogan said he had repeatedly told US President Barack Obama that Gulen threatened Turkey's security and should be extradited. Turkish President Recep Tayyi...


Tesla reportedly faces another federal probe related to fatal crash

A preliminary investigation showed the Model S's cameras did not detect a tractor-trailer turning in front of the vehicle and failed to automatically apply th...


OH delegation gives cold shoulder to Trump

Forty delegates and 37 alternates from MS are headed to Cleveland for the four-day convention that starts Monday. Yakym said Trump was not his first choice fo...


Turkey arrests 100 judges, 60 military for alleged coup ties

But his secretary of state, John Kerry, warned Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu that public suggestions of a USA role in the plot were "utterly false" ...


Pokemon Go unleashed in the UK

Luckily, it was able to be uninstalled by users manually through their settings menu, just like any other app. Players can look up their nearest Pokemon g...


Seven killed, 11 injured in auto bomb attack near Baghdad

Four days later jihadists killed 40 people in an attack on a Shiite shrine in Balad, north of Baghdad, and on Tuesday at least 12 people were killed in a suicid...


Malcolm Turnbull claims victory with emotional speech

On Monday, anonymous conservative MPs said Malcolm Turnbull would now have to kneel at their altar , blaming the close result on some of the changes to supera...


Korea, U.S. pick southern county of Seongju for deploying THAAD

The decision was reportedly made because the confirmed location can defend against North Korea attacks aimed for various USA military bases in the South, in...


Streaming services gaining, but HBO gets 94 Emmy nods

The best comedy series victor for last year , Veep , has 17 nominations this year and was the comedy leader. Besides Russell, Davis and Henson, lead drama...


JPMorgan Chase beats second quarter expectations

Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had projected a profit of $1.43 per share. JPMorgan Chase & Co the largest bank by assets in the USA said its profit fo...


Pound falls below $1.30 for first time in 3 decades

Tony Cross, market analyst at Trustnet Direct, said: " London's FTSE 100 has stuttered at the open with early gains proving unsustainable although direction ...


China Warns Japan to Keep Out of South China Sea Dispute

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague ruled on Tuesday that China had no historic claim to the waters and it had violated the Philippines' economic ...


Obama Renews Call For A 'Public Option' In Federal Health Law

The number of uninsured individuals in the United States has declined from 49 million in 2010 to 29 million in 2015. "As president, I will make sure Republicans...


Trump touts VP pick Pence as job creator, budget balancer

Never been like this. "After four years of Clinton who really led the way and led Obama down a terrible path because I don't even think she could have made th...


QB Has More Drama With Brother Than Actress Girlfriend

And maybe there are some bad feelings, as Jordan really wanted to become a famous National Football League player and his brother took the spot. Here's thin...


Thor's got Loki's back? Chris Hemsworth assures HiddleSwift romance not publicity stunt

A source explained: " Taylor's true colours are coming out". When asked about the perception that his relationship with Swift - which has been photographed a...


New gov't signals PM May serious about Brexit

Gone, too, was Michael Gove, the justice secretary who many Tories believe betrayed former ally Johnson by running for Conservative leader himself - a job Johns...


Texas retail gasoline prices down 3 cents this week

AAA says the prices at the pump should continue to slide since wholesale gasoline prices and crude oil prices have both slipped in the last week. St. George rep...


Jamie Dimon: JPMorgan Chase Giving Pay Raises to 18000 Workers

That's despite the economic headaches from the United Kingdom vote to leave the European Union and market turmoil earlier in the year. JPMorgan's profits fe...


Mega Millions numbers: 29, 46, 53, 64, 73, MB 10

Lottery winnings are subject to a Federal tax deduction of about 25%, which dings an additional $89 million, leaving the victor with about $ 268 million . The l...


Turkey Closes Airspace Around US Airbase Following Coup Attempt

This has led to a halt in US airstrike missions against ISIS from that location, the official said on condition of anonymity. The Turkish military, which se...


Japanese chat app operator Line Corp soars in NY debut

The Tokyo offering came after Line sold about 70 percent more shares in NY which closed 26.6 percent above the IPO. It's a mobile messaging app named Line ...


In largest tech IPO, Line jumps 30% in market debut

The shares roared to 5,000 yen (S$63.7) in early trading, up from the 3,300 yen IPO price and valuing the firm at almost $10 billion (S$13.4 billion), after goi...


One year later, Iran obeying nuclear deal, despite early doubts

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif did not respond directly to the House vote, but he called the nuclear deal a "triumph of diplomacy over coercion" ...


Dow hits record high

While he has released few details, investors are betting he'll keep flooding the markets with money by expanding bond purchases using newly printed money in a p...


Another Tesla crashes while on Autopilot

Tesla Motors Inc . fell after the electric-car maker missed second-quarter forecast for global deliveries and lowered its full-year outlook, citing an "extreme...


Pound Tumbles to 31-Year Low as Selloff Resumes Before Carney

The Bank of England eased commercial banks' capital requirements to boost lending, saying financial risks had "begun to crystallise" in the aftermath of a Briti...


Jeb Bush trashes Trump on eve of GOP convention

The inside of Quicken Loans Arena has been transformed from the wine and gold of the Cleveland Cavaliers to the red, white, and blue for next week's Republica...


Petrol Prices Slashed By Rs. 2.25 And Diesel By 42 Paise

This latest revision is quite substantial for petrol and fairly marginal for diesel and might bring in much sought relief from the price rise of commodities in ...


Turkey coup: almost 3000 members of military detained

The BBC reported Greek police said a military helicopter carrying eight men, mostly in military uniforms and believed to be part of the coup, landed in the co...


Turkey quashes coup; President Erdogan vows 'heavy price' for plotters

Gulen, however, said he condemned "in the strongest terms, the attempted military coup in Turkey" and sharply rejected any responsibility for the attempted coup...


Pokemon Go Unable To Authenticate: Nice Try

So why is Pokemon GO so exciting? Those in Germany using either iOS or Android will find that the Pokemon Go game is now available to download from th...


Emmy Nominations Including Best Supporting Actor For Kit Harington

She has six Emmys; four of them for performing in "Veep". Lady Gaga won a Golden Globe and was considered a potential nominee for her role in the limited s...


Interaction, a reflection of our society: Arvind Kejriwal on 'Talk to AK'

The Delhi government in this regard has launched a dedicated website-www.talktoak.com-through which people can directly ask questions to him. In a first of it...


Canadian Official Rips MLB All-Star Singer ... You Disrespected Our Anthem!

The True North strong and free" to, "We're all brothers and sisters. Pereira dug himself in deeper by holding a sign up during the performance that read "All ...


Preview of July Bank of England Rate Meeting

The Bank of England also unanimously voted to leave the country's quantitative easing programme unchanged at £375bn. The Bank of England refrained from cuttin...


First travel confirmed case of Zika in Fresno

Lake County received its first Zika virus diagnosis today , according to the Florida Department of Health in Lake County. Health officials declined to re...


UK bank acts to mitigate fallout from Brexit

Nearly two weeks after Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union, the Bank of England is warning the economic consequences are already emerging. In the a...