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Newspapers fail to hit stands in Kashmir for third day

Protests erupted at Safa Kadal area of old Srinagar where forces fired pellets at youth, injuring two of them. Authorities on Sunday extended the summer bre...


Brother kills Pakistani social media celebrity

The killing has been touted as an "honour killing" by police and media reports , and a string of celebrities have come forward to express their apathy for the ...


WSJ Poll: Clinton Leads Trump by 5

Clinton leads Trump 46 percent to 41 percent. Again, that's from a Democrat-heavy sample, but even a more balanced sample isn't going to do much about that 28...


Congress OKs bill requiring genetically modified food labels

In a letter to Conaway, USDA's general counsel assured him that the legislation would immediately preempt Vermont's GMO labeling mandate, which took effect Ju...


Second rally in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement held in Montreal

Following the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile at the hands of police, as well as the killing of five Dallas police officers last week, entertain...


Black Lives Matter protest ends peacefully at Capitol Friday night

However, Corey said in his message, "It has been kind of insane lately, and some of the voices that are out there are saying one thing, trying to pull us apart,...


First female-to-male sexual transmission of zika virus infection reported

It's the first reported case of female-to-male sexual transmission of Zika virus . One case has been transmitted by sexual contact, according to county hea...


Palestinian carrying explosives arrested at Jerusalem rail station

The guard called the suspect over and began speaking to the man in Arabic. "This morning, thanks to the vigilance of the Jerusalem Municipality guards of th...


Obama on Baton Rouge: 'Cowards' attacked police

Governor Edwards was thankful and said he was appreciative of the outreach he had already received from the Texas Department of Public Safety. According to radi...


Henrik Stenson edges duel with Phil Mickelson to win historic Open

George's in 1993 and the major championship mark of 265 by David Toms at the 2001 PGA Championship. In the end, Stenson fired an 8-under 63 to top Mickelson's...


France attacker called volatile, showed no jihadist links

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the truck attack in the French city of Nice as police arrested three more people in relation to the car...


3 law enforcement officers killed in Baton Rouge

He attended a memorial service last week for the five Dallas police officers killed by a black ex-U.S. soldier at the end of a protest against the fatal police ...


3 recent cases of Zika in San Francisco residents

The virus has been confirmed to cause microcephaly, a condition that causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads. The woman, who was not identified, ...


Olympic golf? I won't be watching, says Rory

Fowler, who's good friends with McIlroy, was equipped with a response to his comments. World number one Jason Day, number two Dustin Johnson and two-times Maj...


First female-to-male Zika transmission reported

For the first time, public health officials report that a woman transmitted the virus to her male partner during sex. So far, 1,306 people have been diagnos...


First Case Of Woman Spreading Zika Through Sex Reported In NYC

The first case of the Zika virus to be spread from a woman to a man during sex has been reported in New York City , a finding that again upends medical un...


Pakistani model's brother says he killed her for 'honor'

Local police chief Azhar Akram said Waseem had killed her by covering her mouth and nose. She was killed on Friday night at her family's home near Multan . "...


Early bedtimes for children could reduce risk of obesity later in life

She also added that it is likely to have positive benefits on the child's behavior too, in addition to his or her social, emotional and cognitive development. T...


Biden visits cancer research center in Australia

During his visit to the center, Biden announced the USA and Australia would share the genetic information of around 60,000 cancer patients to help researchers a...


Pakistani model Qandeel Baloch's brother arrested

Alleging that Baloch's family had harassed her before killing her, Sawant demanded a thorough probe into the matter and appealed to Sharif to take stringent a...


First case of Zika spread through female-to-male sex in NYC

CDC have reported only 14 cases of sexual transmission of the virus, but they are highly warning people, especially pregnant women for the risky repercussions...


Andy Murray to miss Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final

Despite the absence of Andy Murray , the United Kingdom contingent destroyed their opponents in the opening set with a double break of serve to win 6-1, but t...


ISIS Claims Responsibility for Attack on Nice, 5 Detained by French Officials

Bastille Day , which centres around a Central Intelligence Agency agent trying to counter a bombing in France , was released in an estimated 233 cinemas on ...


Letters: Republicans can still stop Trump

On Tuesday, the RNC's Standing Committee on Rules - a separate entity from the convention Rules Committee - heard RNC General Counsel John Ryder weigh in agai...


NBA Summer League Playoffs Recap: Quaterfinals

The top two picks in this year's draft, Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons and Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram, have each had moments ranging f...


Trump Showcases Pence as Running Mate while Attacking Clinton

Because I'm an outsider. Maybe, given Trump's odd waffling and indecisiveness - culminating in widely reported second thoughts about the in governor - it should...


CDC to open office in Laredo for Zika detection

About 20 percent of infected people show symptoms, most recovering within several days from fever, joint pain or other mild ailments. USA health officials hav...


Herbalife Agrees To Pay $200 Million To Settle Complaints It Deceived Consumers

The Federal Trade Commission alleged in a complaint that the company had engaged in unfair and deceptive practices, in part by misrepresenting how much money ...


First Female-to-Male Zika Transmission Reported in NY

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the report is the first documented case of sexual transmission of Zika from a woman to her male ...


Female-to-male transmission of Zika virus confirmed in NY

The New York woman was not pregnant. Excerpts of the CDC report read " A unpregnant woman, in her twenties, had unprotected vaginal sex with a male partne...


Black Lives Matter march held in D.C.

More than 550 people have RSVP'd on Facebook . "We're Dallasites. We're Texans", said T.J. Duncan, a Back The Blue protester. The founder of the Black Live...


Utah Lake Closed After Toxic Algae Bloom Confirmed

State officials issued a warning Thursday for people not to recreate on the lake because the bloom could contain harmful toxins. A potentially unsafe growth o...


Trump announces Pence as his VP

Using a color palette of red, white, and blue, the logo features the names of both candidates with the " Make America Great Again! " slogan at the bottom. "I ...


Bryan Cranston Wants to Play Donald Trump: Watch Him Nail the Impression!

Mazur gets an assist from Emir Abreu, a street savvy US Custom's agent from Puerto Rico. Most crucially, there is Kathy Ertz (Diane Kruger), a rookie undercover...


The remarkable failure of David Cameron

In return, Mr Corbyn thanked Mr Cameron's mother for her fashion advice - the Prime Minister had previously given the Labour leader a dressing down telling hi...


Trump's running mate a 'reassurance' for conservatives (AUDIO)

As the two shook hands on stage, the microphone picked up Pence telling Trump, "You're wonderful". Pence is scheduled to appear at a rally in IN later Saturda...


South Korea to announce location of THAAD anti-missile system

South Korean President Park Guen-hye said Monday that the THAAD system is only intended as a defensive measure against the North. The planned deployment of ...


United States finds suspected first case of Zika transmitted from woman to man

Men who travel to areas where Zika is spreading should take appropriate steps to prevent mosquito bites and either use condoms correctly every time they have...


Marijuana Compounds Found To Remove Alzheimer's Proteins From The Brain

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in California conducted the study, which showed that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) may remove toxic chunks on amyloid b...


New York City reports first female-to-male Zika transmission

Brooks said the United States has detected 14 cases of sexual transmission of Zika originating in a man . The New York case was reported in the CDC jo...


Donald Trump officially picks Mike Pence as his running mate

Trump then posted a Twitter message late Friday morning, making the announcement official. "Donald Trump had a choice to make with his pick for running mate:...


Theresa May's Cabinet: Hammond Is Chancellor

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan, Culture Secretary John Whittingdale and Cabinet Office Minister Oliver Letwin were other aides of former prime minister Davi...


Number of Florida Zika cases tops 300

But Brooks said the discovery that vaginal fluids can transmit infection does not mean women need to fear that future pregnancies will be affected. The diseas...


North Korea Warns Against Deployment of THAAD Missile System

The system is also opposed by Beijing and Moscow. "The worldwide community will be aware that we have no intention to target or threaten another country... Ki...


Donald Trump officially names IN governor Mike Pence as running mate

The Cleveland gathering and the Democratic Party Convention the following week in Philadelphia have been given the status of special national security event b...


United Nations agencies relocate 'non-critical' staff from South Sudan

The economy shrank by more than 5 percent previous year and inflation has hit almost 300 percent; meanwhile, Kiir's government has been spending money it does...


Three new cases of Zika virus among San Francisco residents

But Zika can cause serious birth defects when pregnant women get infected. Soon after the woman began to exhibit symptoms of the virus, which was confirmed af...


In Kenya: Uber is giving out Ice Cream!

Uber ran a similar promotion last year where 250 cities were covered and this year, they've scaled that to more than 400 cities in 69 countries. On July 9, 1...


Pence pick brings abortion debate to the forefront

Presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's logo features an "H" with an arrow pointing right. "Mr. Trump has said that he would temporarily suspend im...


Women can transmit Zika through sex, too

The Zika virus has been documented for the first time to have been transmitted from a woman to a man through sexual contact, according to a new report from ...