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Brock Lesnar Has Had Just Five Weeks Training For UFC 200 Fight

Brock Lesnar is fighting this Saturday night at UFC200 where he will face Mark Hunt in the octagon. Hunt remains one of the best heavyweights in the world a...


Clinton refuses to say whether she'll comply with latest investigation into emails

While Mrs Clinton's Republican opponents have fumed at the decision not to file criminal charges, Mrs Clinton and her staff have disputed some of Mr Comey's cri...


S&P and Dow waver, Nasdaq pares gains as oil prices drop

S&P 500 e-minis were down 3 points, or 0.14 per cent, with 158,485 contracts traded. France's CAC 40 was up 0.3 percent at 4,130.41. The Dow is up 721.71 poi...


Gold Levels Off On Delightful Jobs Report

In June, U.S. employers added 287,000 jobs - a very strong number that provided some reassurance the economy is still on track. Last month, the leisure and ho...


SD Chamber opposes Trump's trade policies

International Trade Commission. Mr Trump's remarks on the chamber were the latest in a string of comments that have further divided those in the Republican ra...


More than half a million hoverboards recalled

Today, CPSC said that there are already as much as 99 incidents of the lithium-ion battery packs in hoverboards overheating, catching fire, sparking, smoking ...


US Economy Roars Back With 287K Jobs in June

Trucking lost 6,300 jobs last month, and that follows downward adjustments to the April and May numbers, according to the latest jobs report from the U.S. T...


Big rebound: 287000 jobs added in June

The June jobs report showed that the Verizon workers were added back to information-sector payrolls. The economy, meanwhile, has rebounded smartly in the seco...


Canada's Henderson repeats at Portland Classic

She says she wants to also play events on the developmental Symetra Tour. "I hit some really good shots and some really bad shots". "The whole week I didn't...


Pistorius sentencing "an insult to women", says Christian campaigner

Pistorius had his legs amputated below the knee as a baby but went on to make history by becoming the first amputee sprinter to compete at the Olympics, during...


There is more to come, says Bale

This is something that I wanted after winning the Champions League. Their memorable campaign, at the nation's first major finals since 1958, was ended in the la...


China warns USA on sovereignty ahead of South China Sea ruling

China's foreign minister spoke with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry by telephone on Wednesday ahead of a key global court ruling on China's South China Sea ...


Boris Johnson's allies accuse Michael Gove of 'midnight treachery'

But he said while Johnson had campaigned "with passion and brio", he had concluded the flamboyant former mayor did not have what it took to be prime minister...


Wildrose leader says HIS party is the one to replace NDs

In a wide-ranging speech that quoted conservative leaders such as Ronald Reagan and Winston Churchill, Kenney criticized Alberta's "ideological" and "accidental...


Canada Post agrees to keep talking

Canada Post issued a statement on Wednesday explaining that the Canadian Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour requested both sides of the...


Tens of thousands attend Pakistani philanthropist's funeral

Earlier in the day, the family had announced that Edhi's condition deteriorated and that he was breathing with the help of a ventilator. Edhi's funeral will b...


Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber TV Channel Schedule, Start Time, Preview

Williams has won 85 singles matches at Wimbledon, putting her third on the open era list, behind Martina Navratilova (120) and Chris Evert (96). Both players...


Indian PM plants tree with his young Mozambican friends

Narenda Modi has also compared his visits to tracing Mahatma Gandhi's footsteps in Africa, in order to rebuild the relations with these nations. "PM lands in Pr...


Abilene PD Chief Responds to Dallas Shooting

What motivated the killer, at his core, will become clearer in the light of the next few days, but Dallas Police Chief David Brown , who responded with clari...


June sees huge jobs gains: 287K vs. 175K expected

This morning that question was answered in a rather emphatic way. The unemployment rate rose to 4.9% driven by a large increase in the labor force (414,000), ...


Police Use Unprecedented Robot Bomb To Kill Dallas Sniper

All I know is that this: This must stop , this divisiveness between our police and our citizens". "He was upset about the recent police shootings" and "wanted ...


New Jersey Assembly OKs Christie-backed gas tax raise

Christie honed that style as a brash, first-term Morris County freeholder in the mid-1990s. Republican Gov. Chris Christie has issued an executive order calling...


Milos Raoni beats Swiss Maestro Roger Federer in Grand Slam Tennis

Raonic appeared to be down and out as he trailed by two-sets to one and 15-40 in the fifth game of the fourth set but somehow he managed to cling on for a 6-3 6...


Mets' Matt Harvey to have season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome

Matt Harvey has chose to undergo surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome , a shoulder condition we learned about yesterday and for which the Mets placed Harvey...


US Added More Jobs in June, Indicating Strong Employment Growth

The May jobs data had increased nervousness that the United States economy was slowing down, adding to downward pressure on the dollar and contributing to the...


Dallas shooting suspect 'served in Afghanistan'

The assailant bobs and weaves - while firing - then circles the pillar and squeezes off rounds into the back of a collapsing body in a dark, short-sleeved unifo...


Sterling falls to new low against the dollar in Asia trade

Earlier in Asia, Japan's Nikkei stock index closed down 1.9 percent - having shed more than three percent at one point - while Hong Kong lost 1.2 percent. The p...


Clinton's Server Never Hacked Unlike US Gov't Systems - Campaign Office

The FBI director said that while he stood by his decision to not recommend criminal charges against Clinton, he suggested that she may face other consequences...


Sri Lanka Up Two Notches In Networked Readiness Index 2016

The drivers are grouped within four subindexes: environment , readiness , usage and impact . Specifically, the country makes excellent use of digital techn...


Matt Harvey considering season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome

ESPN reported that after the game Harvey told Mets Manager Terry Collins he was having trouble feeling his fingers. Harvey is 4-10 with a 4.86 ERA in 17...


Inflatable arch collapses over riders in Tour de France and causes mayhem

Yates hit the ground hard, bloodying his chin and bruising his shoulder. Also: 11 C Froome (GB) Team Sky, 15 D Martin (Ire) Etixx-Quick-Step all at same tim...


Dozens Killed In Iraq Bomb And Gun Attack

Three suicide bombers in explosive belts attacked the Mausoleum of Sayid Mohammed bin Ali al-Hadi - about 60 miles north of Baghdad , in Iraq. A suicide bo...


Wales, into European Championship final

Wales reached the last four in France but their tournament came to an end with a 2-0 defeat to Portugal as Ronaldo broke the deadlock with a powerful hea...


Encarnacion hits 3-run HR, Blue Jays beat Tigers 6-0

Fernandez (11-4) struck out eight and did not walk a batter while allowing six hits. And with a slim margin of error against an imposing Blue Jays offense, Pe...


Saudi oil minister optimistic market is 'heading towards balance'

Brent, the global benchmark, declined $2.40, or 4.9%, to $46.40 a barrel on ICE Futures Europe. United States crude was down 31 cents at $46.29 a barrel at 01...


Sarah Palin: Black Lives Matter is a 'farce'

The former vice-presidential nominee said that the Black Lives Matter movement was "a farce" and that those who hyphenate their identity, whether that be Afri...


Dallas shootings gunman had bomb-making materials and rifles at his home

Police on Friday confirmed the gunman who killed five officers in an ambush in Dallas was a 25-year-old named Micah Johnson, an Army veteran and reporte...


US job growth surged as manufacturing employment rose

After a May lull, the United States workforce experienced a surge in job growth in June with the creation of 287,000 new jobs. Factories increased payrolls ...


Bank Of England Signals £150bn Lending Boost

The central bank has intensively monitored markets since June 24, in a way which was more intense even than during the 2008 financial crisis, some industry sour...


Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Kimco Realty Corporation

Post opening the session at $26.40, the shares hit an intraday low of $26.26 and an intraday high of $26.60 and the price vacillated in this range throughout th...


US State Department reopens Hillary Clinton email probe

Shortly after FBI Director James Comey announced he would recommend no criminal charges against Mrs Clinton, her campaign issued a press release saying they w...


Tony Blair faces calls for Iraq war legal action after Chilcot report

The senior diplomat said Mr Blair wanted more time before taking military action, and argued it would have been "much safer" to grant weapons inspectors in Ira...


Looks Like There Was Only One Shooter In Dallas

Kennedy was slain in 1963. The Louisiana and Minnesota shootings, both the subject of federal investigations, were the latest in a series of similar inciden...


British pound falls to new 31-year low

Prime Minister David Cameron has said he will resign but his successor is not expected to take office until September, deepening the uncertainty. Property is on...


UAE Warns Citizens To Avoid Wearing Traditional Clothing While Abroad

Brian Jensen, mayor of Avon city, and police chief Richard Bosley met the man, Ahmed Al Menhali, and apologised to the businessman for the incident during a mee...


Clinic vows to resume abortions in Columbia after Supreme Court ruling

Nixon said the funding switch effectively diverted state money that could have been used for education or other programs and was "fiscally irresponsible". While...


Kenney's exit from federal politics to have domino effect on Tory leadership

The committee is now slated to kick off its investigation into alternate voting systems with a 90 minute appearance by Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam M...


US Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Exceeding Expectations

The other recent labour-market indicators have been generally favourable with a 172,000 increase in the ADP employment report, while jobless claims fell to 3-mo...


Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson says doesn't want to succeed Cameron

Instead the man who championed the Brexit cause, and was expected to carry the fight to Brussels, said nearly apologetically that he was out of the race. Clarke...


Cespedes, Syndergaard leave Mets' game vs Nats with injuries

The former ace will have surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome, sidelining the New York Mets pitcher until next year. After a one out single by Wilson Ramos , Cl...