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Suspected Dallas shooter was Army reservist who served in Afghanistan

Three suspects are in custody. Dallas officials have not released any information about the suspects in custody, but the dead suspect has been identified as M...


Euro 2016 final pits Ronaldo vs Griezmann again for a trophy

Germany were creating half-chances in the French penalty area, as France struggled to maintain possession and make any effective counterattacks. The two now...


Ogah not eligible to be Abia Governor- Court

In his ruling today, Okon Abang gave an order that Ikpeazu should pay the said amount to Uche Ogah . However Justice Abang has insisted that his Judgment rem...


Kenney says new party, new leadership race

Prior to that, the split in Canada's right-wing parties had kept Canada's conservatives out of power going back to their defeat at the hands of the Liberals in ...


SC lawmaker-attorney hired to represent family of Alton Sterling

Speaking from Warsaw, Poland, where he's attending the NATO Summit, President Obama delivered comments on the Dallas shooting, expressing frustration and underl...


PM Modi on 5-day tour of African nations; arrives in Mozambique

In Maputo on Thursday, PM Modi set the tone for his tour by announcing a raft of cooperation agreements on agriculture, defence, security and healthcare. "But...


Shorten says PM thinking of snap poll

He also acknowledged the massive swing against the Coalition and the "disillusionment" of voters towards the major political parties after Saturday's election...


Obama: Dallas shootings were 'vicious, calculated and despicable'

In his statement, the president said that steps must be taken to restore citizens' confidence in their treatment from law enforcement. In a tweet, he said: "C...


Dallas gunman identified, bomb materials found in home

The "bomb robot" killing of a suspected Dallas shooter may be the first lethal use of an automated device by American police, and underscores the growing role o...


Cristiano Ronaldo confident of winning the Euro 2016 title

Ronaldo equalled Michel Platini's record of nine goals in European Championship finals matches by powering home the opener as Portugal overcame Wales 2-0...


Welsh dragons will roar again insists Real Madrid ace Gareth Bale

Portugal was brilliant in last night's performance against Wales, beating them 2-0 after 90 minutes to make it to their first ever Euro Championship Final. The ...


Partner of man killed by Louisiana police condemns violence

Relatives and acquaintances described Sterling as jovial and friendly, a neighbourhood fixture who had peddled copied CDs, DVDs and games in front of the Trip...


Jared Kushner Defends Father-in-Law Donald Trump Against Anti-Semitism Claims

Kushner responded Wednesday, writing that "there are thoughtful points but journalists, even those who work for me at the Observer , are not always right ". "...


Attack on Shiite shrine in Iraq kills 35, wounds 60

Security forces killed a third bomber and defused his explosives, the Iraqi Joint Operations Command said in a statement . Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Aba...


Disney Gator Attack: Dad Said Two Gators Involved

Though, he was eventually persuaded to seek medical attention on the promise that he'd return. According to a report in the Orlando Sentinel , Michael Graves...


Beyonce posts powerful letter about Alton Sterling, Philando Castile deaths

It's outrageous". The store owner, who witnessed the shooting, said things quickly got out of control. Muflahi said in an interview that police took a gun out...


Terrorism is not Islam, Prez Mahama tells Muslim youth

Iraqi officials said Tuesday that the death toll from the devastating suicide bomb that tore through a bustling shopping district in Baghdad had risen to make...


Newlywed transit police officer among dead in Dallas

For several hours Friday morning, police blocked access to the home where Johnson was believed to have lived in Mesquite, a blue-collar suburb. It was the sin...


Credit Card Breach Hits Various NJ Wendy's Restaurants; Roselle Location Impacted

The Dublin, Ohio-based fast-food chain initially revealed in May that malware had been found in 300 of its restaurants, but a deeper investigation found the num...


USA sanctions North Korea leader for human rights violations

Five government ministries and departments in North Korea were also blacklisted . The officials also noted that this was the first time numerous North Korean...


Keating launches attack on Howard over Iraq

I don't believe, based on the information available to me, that it was the wrong decision. Both George Bush and Tony Blair are long gone from public life,...


NZC to monitor Zimbabwe unrest

NZC will be assessing the situation in Zimbabwe, as New Zealand-based players will be flying to Africa for a pre-tour camp in Pretoria. A tyre burns on a stre...


Euro 2016: France End Iceland's Fairytale Run with 5-2 Win

Speaking about the semi-finals against Germany, Giroud said: " They are the world champions and they are often in the last four of major tournaments ". But we w...


Turnbull's Coalition Nudges Ahead as Election Count Continues

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Tuesday dismissed calls for him to resign after the weekend's election that failed to produce a clear victor and ...


United Kingdom ambassador: Brexit may make Israel relationship more important

According to Universities UK, an estimated 60 per cent or more of the UK's worldwide research partners are from European Union countries. Wall Street has be...


ISIS leadership involved in Istanbul attack planning, Turkish source says

Officials believe the men - identified by state media as being from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan - entered Turkey about a month ago from the ISIS strongh...


Dhaka café slaughter a glimpse of what's coming

The video begins with Islamic State propaganda messages, with captions in Bangla, and boasts of death tolls from numerous terror attacks claimed by IS. "All our...


Israel's Netanyahu Apologizes for Causing Kenya Traffic Gridlock

His older brother, Yoni, who commanded the rescue unit, was killed in the raid. At the genocide memorial in the capital Kigali, Netanyahu will lay a wreath at...


Gareth Bale: Wales players' hunger greater than ever after Euro 2016 exit

And the Real Madrid insists the determination is there for Wales to qualify for the 2018 Wo rld Cup in Russian Federation. "It hurts now because it's fresh bu...


Beyonce posts powerful letter about police shootings

He said the police went too far. He said he spoke with President Obama's chief of staff, Denis McDonough, and said he would urge the USA attorney general and th...


Appropriate action against preacher Zakir Naik: Centre

Last week, Islamist gunmen stormed a popular restaurant in Dhaka's diplomatic enclave and killed 22 people, majority foreigners from Italy, Japan, India and the...


Oscar Pistorius sentenced to six years

Judge Masipa, who heard the original trial, cited this factor as main reason for deviating from the prescribed 15-year sentence for murder . She added, "I am o...


US, South Korea reach agreement on missile defence system

The THAAD deployment will contribute to a layered missile defence that will enhance the alliance's existing missile defence capabilities against the North's m...


Australian Government Hopes to Win Once Last Votes Counted

Commissioner Tom Rogers says he is acutely aware of the perception that the AEC is not making sufficient progress on the count, which is now focused on postal v...


UK's Osborne says taxes will rise, spending will be cut after Brexit

Osborne, who was before the vote on Thursday thought to be Prime Minister David Cameron's favourite to be his successor, had campaigned for an In vote, and now ...


Corbyn Anticipated to Face Leadership Challenge Soon

He also apologised to the public for the "mess" his party was in and said a leadership contest was imminent. The Labour party suffered a major setback after J...


Jason Kenney lays out plan for uniting the right in Alberta

As for the new name for the party, Kenney offered his favourite, the Conservative Party of Alberta. We must focus on the future, not the past, on what unites us...


Dallas officers slain, deadliest day for police since 9/11

It was believed he had become enraged after a spate of police shootings that resulted in the death of black suspects. The law enforcement official spoke to th...


Syrian military declares 72-hour truce across Syria - military source

The truce, announced on Wednesday, is to expire at midnight on Friday, according to state TV. The advance comes despite an announcement yesterday by the Syria...


Library book sale a bargain for bookworms

Time to get more books for your summer reading pleasure! Thousands of good used books - hardback, paperback, audio and children's editions - are available. Th...


Kenya President Vows to Help Israel Strengthen Africa Ties

The prime minister's older brother, Yonatan Netanyahu, led the commando rescue of about 100 passengers and crew members on an Air France flight seized by Palest...


"That Part" (Black Hippy Remix) Lyrics

Now, the finished product is finally here in the form of Blank Face LP , a 17-track roller coaster ride of emotions and tones that thankfully doesn't have Mic...


Gaza rocket hits Israeli city, none wounded: army

He said the Quartet would like to see Israel allow for more Palestinian infrastructure projects in Area C - which is under full Israeli control and in which Isr...


Deadly typhoon wreaks havoc in Taiwan

Almost 4,000 people evacuated were in New Taipei City, which includes Wulai, a popular hot spring area near the capital which was cut off for days after Typhoon...


Clinton, Sanders discussing endorsement event, AP source says

Bernie Sanders shows his support for Hillary Clinton saying, "We have got to do everything that we can to defeat Donald Trump and elect Hillary Clinton ". P...


Black gun owners anxious about treatment after shooting

You eventually hear one of the officers telling Diamond Reynolds to keep her hands on the wheel of the vehicle. The school cafeteria supervisor had been shot "f...


Narendra Modi wants Xi's 'fair and objective' push for NSG

India had specifically sought the support of Ireland and New Zealand when the Indian prime minister and president visited both countries earlier this year. He s...


Dallas Shooters Appeared 'Tactically Professional'

Upon receiving a phone call that he was a person of interest, Mark Hughes said, he handed his rifle over to the police, who questioned him and then released him...


Nigel Farage is stepping down as UKIP leader

Britain's two main political parties are in disarray after the vote to leave the European Union, with the ruling Conservatives seeking a replacement for Mr Came...


Trump Blasts Anti-Trump Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill

While Gingrich has criticized Trump in the past, he has recently become part of the billionaire's inner circle and even joined Trump at a rally in OH on Wednesd...