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Protests continue across the US

Police departments, protest leaders and politicians ranging from mayors all the way up to the president have called for peace as hundreds of protesters were arr...


'The Secret Life of Pets' fetches huge box office weekend

Taking a bite out of the competition - and a box office record - " The Secret Life of Pets ", from Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures, pulled i...


India says considering giving Tanzania $500m loan for water projects

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday his country was considering an additional 500 million USA dollars concessional credit to Tanzania for water p...


Turkey: Istanbul Bombers Were Russian, Central Asian

McCaul says Chatayev's whereabouts are unclear but he is known to have served as a top lieutenant in the Islamic State's war ministry. ISIS hasn't claimed res...


Tim Duncan retires after 19 seasons in the NBA, Twitter reacts

Duncan averaged 15.4 points and 10 rebounds per game while shooting 56.9 percent in that series. Though flashier players in Tony Parker and Manu Ginobli attrib...


Homeless man arrested over U.S. student death in Rome

In a statement Tuesday, police said he was taken into custody because he was "seriously implicated" in the murder. Solomon's body was found about two mile...


$1M victor in Maryland! Here's the Mega Millions Winning Numbers

The winning ticket holder has yet to come forward and claim the prize, which boasts a lump sum payout of $380 million. One man who was here buying lottery tic...


Pokemon Go Europe And Asia Launch Takes Place In A Few Days

The app has contributed to a body being found and was the bait four thieves used while robbing unsuspecting Pokemon Go users . That is far from the only od...


Tesla Autopilot Crash: Is Car At Fault?

Half of the vehicles were produced during the last four weeks of the quarter, making it hard for the company to dramatically increase its production levels to a...


PM Modi holds talks with Jacob Zuma in Pretoria

Before that, Mr. Modi had personally discussed the issue in Switzerland, US, and Mexico, winning from each visit an assurance of support. With South Africa, Ind...


Yen slumps as Nikkei rallies on Japan election results

Onward Holdings climbed 49 yen, or 8.1 percent, to 653 yen after the apparel manufacturer reported Friday a year-on-year increase in its consolidated operating ...


Transgender group will run bathroom commercial during GOP convention

But when viewers tune in to watch Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention next week, that's exactly what they'll get. The minute-long spot was publ...


UK Treasury chief visits United States for Wall Street talks

Osborne will meet some of America's biggest investors in NY before holding talks later in the week in London with U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew, his of...


Metals giant Alcoa earnings beat expectations, shares leap

The same period from past year had $0.19 in EPS on $5.90 billion in revenue. Total sales for 2016 are expected to be $1.2 billion, of which $815 million has a...


FTC Slams Warner Bros. For 'Failing To Adequately Disclose' Sponsored Gameplay Videos

The FTC accused the company of unfair and deceptive acts because there was only scant disclosure that the company bought and approved the videos and reviews. ...


Black Lives Matter chapter holds rally, march

Police shootings of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota were followed by calls from black militant groups and others to seek vengeance against officers...


General Motors, Lyft expand car rental program

It is now available in Chicago, Boston, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Lyft officials say that In those three metropolitan areas more than 130,000 people ha...


USA will continue to push for India's NSG entry: envoy

This will allow foreign companies to take over Indian companies and they will allow only their patented drugs to be manufactured which would be 3-4 times more e...


US, Israel Jewish leaders demand right to pray in Jerusalem

In May, Mr Sisi urged both sides to seize the opportunity to make a peace deal, offering the Arab peace initiative of 2002 as a potential way ahead. The prese...


WNBA star Candace Parker's grandmother reported missing from Huntley

The last time someone spoke to Potter was 11:15 a.m. Monday, police said. At around 8 p.m. July 5, the Joliet Police Department received a call from an Appleb...


Coalition 'likely' to form government as more crossbenchers pledge support

The Coalition is confident it will win the 76 seats required to form a majority government and could win 77 seats if the counting of postal and absentee votes c...


Thousands turn out to welcome home champions Portugal

The Portuguese had to win their first major trophy the hard way, stunning host France in the European Championship final after playing without Ronaldo from th...


U.S. stocks slip as oil skids and safety stocks fall

Oil prices remain some 75 percent above 12-year lows of $27 for Brent and $26 for WTI hit in the first quarter. Meanwhile, the US oil rig count rose by 10 t...


4 arrested after Facebook posts about police shootings

Detroit Chief James Craig said in the wake of the Dallas mass shooting, he is taking the threats to his officers very seriously as he said his department is 'in...


Fans pay up to $20K for Lin-Manuel Miranda's final bow

While Saturday night was Lin-Manuel Miranda's final Hamilton performance for the time being, the musically talented actor does intend on returning to his most p...


Mozambique leadership honours PM Modi with ceremonial welcome

During the visit, he met with President Myusi and also with Veronica Macamo, President of the Mozambique National Assembly for high level bilateral talks. "In t...


Facing pressure, companies bail out on GOP convention

With just a week until the convention begins, NBC reports the suggested changes will be debated this week by the Rules Committee. "I wish the "No Trump " f...


Pokemon Go Added $7.5 Billion to Nintendo's Value in Two Days

Given the short time frame involved, it's possible that Pokémon Go has already surpassed Twitter in terms of daily active users . And nobody is happier than...


George Osborne admits he'll miss his own surplus target

However, no date was announced as to when the new tax rate will come into effect. Such a cut in corporation tax would put Britain rates closer to those of the...


Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical to Buy Sagent in $736 Million Cash Deal

In Japan, Nichi-Iko shares gained 4.86 percent to settle at 2,092 yen. As this deal is scheduled to close in the second quarter of Nichi-Iko's fiscal year tha...


Chris Froome insists winning third Tour de France remains a huge challenge

It's done", said Team Sky sports director Nicolas Portal. "His shoulder is aching". Chris Froome had to survive pyrotechnics in the Pyrenees after opening A...


Thousands Strip and Paint Themselves Blue for UK Art Event

Photo / AP Naked volunteers participate in the Sea of Hull project. The men and women have been covered in shades of blue and green, because " Sea of Hull "...


UFC set for £3.1bn sale in record-breaking sports franchise deal

Papers were signed over the weekend as the organization was holding three events in three nights in Las Vegas, headlined by UFC 200 on Saturday night at T-Mob...


The Secret Life of Pets Review: No Toy Story Here

But although audiences gave the picture a B CinemaScore - and those younger than 25 years old gave it a B-plus - only 41% of Rotten Tomatoes critics favored t...


Contador pulls out of Tour de France after fever, crashes

Contador crashed twice in the early stages, raising fears over his fitness, as Chris Froome seized the yellow jersey after the eighth stage this weekend at the...


Britain inks multi-billion pound Boeing deals

Boeing has also agreed to make the United Kingdom the company's main hub for training, maintenance, fix and overhaul services in Europe for fixed-wing and rota...


UK, Boeing launch new strategic partnership

Boeing will deliver 50 AH-64E Apache attack helicopters to the British Army under an agreement signed between the United States and United Kingdom governments, ...


Clinton supporters defeat bid to add 'occupation' into Dem platform

The power of Bernie Sanders campaign's momentum is not lost on Jill Stein, who concedes that his supporters, including members of the "Bernie or Bust" movement,...


Carter announces 560 more US troops to Iraq

The Pentagon said Carter met with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi this morning in Baghdad to talk about the next steps in the campaign. The Islamic State...


Greyhound racing clubs set up fund to fight industry closure

The NSW government plans to shut down the greyhound industry in the state as of July 1, 2017. The report found "in NSW in the last 12 years... somewhere b...


Istanbul terror attack: Turkey police arrest 13 suspects

The day opened with police conducting raids on 16 locations in Istanbul , rounding up 13 people suspected of having links to Isis. President Recep Tayyip Erd...


US data transfer pact clears final hurdle

Brussels and Washington agreed in principle to the deal in February, but it has since been met with concern from European data protection authorities and campai...


Chick-Fil-A Giving Away Free Food!

Restaurants will also give a free entrée, including an original chicken sandwich, a grilled chicken cool wrap or a Chick-fil-A chicken biscuit, to customers par...


Donald Trump Promises Republican Senator He'll Lose An Election That Doesn't Exist

The dynamic made for a predictably entertaining back and forth Thursday, when Trump and Senate Republicans met at a gathering meant to build party unity. In an ...


Starbucks increases base pay of workers in October

Staff in its USA company-operated stores will get a bump in base pay of at least 5 percent on October 3, Starbucks said in a statement Monday . "The range of...


May to be confirmed as UK Conservative leader, and next PM

He did not say how long that might take. Theresa May has repeated her vow that "Brexit means Brexit" as she launched her national campaign to be the next Cons...


Ronaldo: I never doubted team-mates or Santos

But, in the end, Portugal got the winning goal and so they deserved to win. "He deserves congratulations. The ugly duckling turned into a handsome one". The ugl...


Burberry says Celine's Gobbetti to succeed Bailey as CEO

Bailey, who took on the joint role in 2014 after the departure of Angela Ahrendts to Apple, will be replaced as CEO by Marco Gobbetti. During afternoon tradin...


Asia stocks rally on US jobs relief, BoE looms

Government sources told Reuters on Friday that Bernanke, who steered the United States through its worst financial crisis in modern times, would meet with BOJ G...


Japan PM Abe: too early to discuss specific revisions to constitution

It was imposed by the United States after Japan lost in World War II in 1945. Voters backed the hawkish premier, despite a lacklustre economic performance, ha...