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Wimbledon wrap: Raonic halts the Fed Express, through to first final

Federer had break points in the fifth and ninth games of the fourth set before slipping from 5-6, 40-0 with back-to-back double faults to hand Raonic a lifeline...


Beijing will not `step back` in South China Sea

A TOP U.S. official says next week's global ruling on a challenge to China's claims in the South China Sea could determine whether the region is ruled by law ...


State Department reopens Hillary Clinton email probe

Sullivan has been said to have been a top candidate for the position of National Security adviser in a Clinton administration. As a result, Costello continu...


Abdul Sattar Edhi Laid to Rest in Karachi

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif expressed his sorrow at Mr Edhi's death and said he prayed that he would have "the best place in paradise". The voluntee...


May and Leadsom to fight all-women contest for British prime minister

Two women are finalists for a primary September 9 in which 155,000 members of the British Conservative Party will choose a new leader to succeed David Cameron a...


Arvind Kejriwal kickstarts AAP campaign in Gujarat for 2017 polls

Kejriwal, who landed in Rajkot this morning with his family members, first paid a visit to famous Lord Shiva temple in Somnath before launching the campai...


Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in platform

Now, with Sanders's endorsement supposedly imminent, Clinton's full re-embrace of the public option is likely created to court unimpressed Sanders supporters, a...


APNewsBreak: Cop's lawyer blames driver's gun, not his race

Valire Castile is consoled as she addresses hundreds at the JJ Hill Montessori School where her son Philando worked Thursday, July 7, 2016, in St. Paul, Minn....


Benghazi victim's sister: 'I do not blame Hillary Clinton'

National security was a major component of the president's re-election campaign, Secretary Clinton's legacy, and her own potential presidential campaign. Steven...


Protests over shooting resume in Baton Rouge

Kim Kardashian, 36, took to her blog and express her frustration in a post that was likely written prior to the tragedy in Dallas, where five police officers we...


Chinese official warns of grim global economic outlook

They will discuss issues including boosting world trade growth, promoting coordination and cooperation of investment policies, and promoting the inclusive and c...


Clinton, Trump react to murders in Dallas

Clinton delivered a somber speech later Friday night at the African Methodist Episcopal Convention in Philadelphia, at which she read off the names of the offic...


Hommage national rendu à Michel Rocard

Il pouvait être sévère à l'égard de la première, mais il savait que les "deux gauches" devaient s'unir pour gouverner. "Son ambition pour la société était de la...


Dallas Police Ambush Shooter Was Accused of Sexual Harassment in Military

The man apparently at the center of the violence in Dallas , meanwhile, remained an enigma. On the church's Facebook page Friday, members recalled him handin...


Two Russian Airmen Die After Islamic State Militants Shoot Down Helicopter

A statement from Russia's Ministry of Defense said: "The crew received a request from the Syrian command group to help defeat the advancing terrorists and fir...


Chuka Umunna: Labour should look at adopting Tory leadership contest model

And he added that based on Labour Party rules, there is "no basis on which Jeremy could or should stay". At a one-to-one meeting at Westminster on Monday, Mr ...


Michael Gove Should Be Disqualified From Leadership Race Says Ken Clarke

The shock news came after George Osborne, who was previously seen as the anointed successor to David Cameron, ruled himself out of the race following the public...


U.K. Leader Contest Heats Up as Leadsom Ignites Motherhood Row

But Mrs Leadsom hit back, tweeting: "Truly appalling and the exact opposite of what I said. And that's why I can say without hesitation that I believe Theresa...


NATO Leaders Take Decisions To Bolster Alliance's Deterrence And Defense

Violence in the US has led Obama to cut his Europe trip short, and he now plans to return home Sunday. The U.S. has pledged to provide US$3.5 billion annually...


Deluded Blair refuses to admit disaster of Iraq war

Looking back, it is easy to see the mistakes that were made and that Parliament perhaps would never have sanctioned the decision to go to war if MPs had been mo...


Senator Kirk calls Trump a "wealthy bully"

He characterized Sen. Mark Kirk of IL as a loser and singled out Sen. Trump questioned whether McCain was a war hero because he was captured. Earlier in the...


Britain will have second woman PM after Thatcher

While Mrs May is the firm favourite among MPs to become their next leader, Mrs Leadsom's supporters believe her credentials as a campaigning Brexiteer on the ri...


Two women in runoff to become leader of UK

She's popular among the party's grass-roots members. "I believe we have a great future ahead of us", Leadsom said in a speech in London to a room packed w...


Emirates Advises Citizens Not To Wear Traditional Dress While Traveling

Police in the USA state of OH have apologised after detaining a man at gunpoint after accusing him of being a member of the so-called Islamic State. Last week...


Corker, Ernst take themselves out of Trump veepstakes

Corker spent eight hours at Trump Tower in NY on Tuesday, then campaigned with Trump in Raleigh, North Carolina. Corker has sought to nudge Trump closer t...


Trump quips about winning in November - and not serving as president

The Trump meetings took place at the political headquarters of the Republican National Committee and the National Republican Senatorial Committee, within bloc...


Trump Praises Saddam Hussein as Terrorist Killer, Travels With Potential Running Mates

Trump was pointing out the facts- that Saddam Hussein was a terrible, disgusting person- but he also pointed out the fact that there are people doing things i...


NRA to run $2 million Benghazi-themed ad campaign for Trump

This in turn will further raise the temperature in an already bitter campaign to succeed US President Barack Obama in the White House-a campaign in which Clinto...


Nine killed, 126 injured in clashes in Kashmir

MEHBOOBA EXPRESSES GRIEF Expressing sadness over the deaths, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said, "I express profound grief over the tragic death of the youths a...


Britain to have first female PM since Thatcher

Conservative county council leader Nick Rushton said: "I support Theresa May". Speaking to reporters outside Parliament he said: "I believe Andrea now, goin...


'You're not running anymore'... Michael Gove dodges questions on Conservative leadership race

Supporters of Mrs May lined up to attack Mrs Leadsom over her Times interview. The shock result of the June 23 referendum prompted Cameron to resign and sent ...


Would-be British Prime Minister sparks row with remarks on rival's childlessness

Leadsom goes on to add: "But genuinely I feel being a mum means you have a very real stake in the future of our country, a tangible stake". "If I am prime min...


Australian authority warns of potential dangers when playing Pokémon GO

Second, you need to go to Settings Security activate Unknown sources . The way Nintendo devised the plan to launch "Pokémon Go" in different regions of...


In nod to Sanders, Clinton offers new health care proposal

None of the pro-Clinton Democrats spoke in favor of the trade deal. The previous platform draft had not included explicit language on a $15 federal minimum wage...


Over 60 Civilians Killed in North Syria

Air strikes have killed at least 22 people in Syria's northwestern Idlib province, as a government-announced ceasfire entered its third and final day and pro-go...


No letup in fighting as Syrian military extends cease-fire

A Syrian medic helps a wounded boy in an Aleppo hospital after Russian airstrikes hit rebel targets there in May. More than 60 civilians were killed by ...


Bill Cosby loses bid to get criminal case dismissed

Thursday's hearing offered a preview of the defense trial strategy, which will likely focus on Constand and her credibility. Cosby, dressed in a tan suit and ...


Dallas shooting: Bomb material, weapons found at gunman's home

Kelly says Yanez, who is Latino, is distraught and saddened over the Wednesday shooting in the Minneapolis suburb of Falcon Heights. As rancor grew, a handf...


$540M Mega Millions jackpot ticket sold in Indiana

Virginia Lottery says they generate about $1.4 million a day for Virginia public schools. A ticket with all six numbers in Friday night's multi- state Mega Mi...


South Sudan counts over 100 dead on fifth anniversary of independence

Doctors at Juba's Teaching Hospital estimated that 110 bodies had been brought to its morgue. Gunfire broke out on Friday evening near the state house where...


Obama calls Dallas shootings 'vicious, calculated, and despicable'

The attack began Thursday night during a protest about the recent killings by police of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota . "Anybody involved will be held...


North Korea: US sanctions 'declaration of war'

North Korea at that time warned it could reduce US military installations in the Pacific to ashes, and said , "Let's turn Seoul and Washington into a sea of ...


Beijing warns U.S. on sovereignty ahead of South China Sea ruling

China has taken a position of non-acceptance and non-participation on the jurisdiction by the International Court of Arbitration in a case the Philippines has...


Iraq war condemned by Blair's deputy

Prescott, now a member of the House of Lords, wrote: "I will live with the decision of going to war and its catastrophic consequences for the rest of my life". ...


Hundreds attend funeral prayers for Edhi

Known in public as Maulana Edhi - a respectful title for a religious scholar, usually an elderly person with a beard - he supported and promoted working opportu...


Syrian army extends truce for another 72 hours

The United Kingdom-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said rebel shelling on government-controlled parts of the city killed 34 civilians, while gover...


Bullfighter Fatally Gored on Spanish TV During Live Broadcast

A comment on the official feed of the Las Ventas bull ring in Madrid, where Barrio began as an apprentice, said it was "distressed and very moved" by his death....


US Imposes First Sanctions on North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Washington announced sanctions on Kim for the first time on Wednesday, citing " notorious abuses of human rights ", a move diplomats say will infuriate Pyon...


15 youths from Kerala suspected to have joined Islamic State, claim relatives

On being approached by the families, Karunakaran, Thrikarippur MLA M Rajagopalan and Mustafa informed Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan about the matter an...


Russia says expelled two US diplomats

Moscow warns Washington further escalation of bilateral relations will not remain unanswered, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Saturday...