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Raonic stuns Federer, faces Murray in Wimbledon final

He beat seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer to reach the final and the Canadian is determined to take his chance this weekend. " Obviously to make ...


Iraq war was illegal, says Blair's former deputy

Many commentators have always been calling for Blair to stand trial for his role in the Iraq war, but the Chilcot Report itself was inconclusive on the legal ...


Russia expels 2 US diplomats in retaliation for US evictions

The two USA diplomats were declared persona non grata, a diplomatic phrase barring a foreign person from entering or remaining in the country. Kirby disputed ...


Iraq probe: Please stop saying I was lying, says Blair

Sir Jeremy Greenstock, UK ambassador to the United Nations in 2003, said Mr Blair had wanted a United Nations resolution backing action. Bush's spokesperson F...


Australian PM Turnbull defies critics, cliffhanger vote count resumes

In contrast, the leader of the opposition Labor Party, Mr Bill Shorten, appeared triumphant as he urged Mr Turnbull to resign. Turnbull said on Sunday that ...


Gunfire shatters uneasy calm in South Sudan capital

Foreign governments warned their nationals to leave the country if possible, or stay indoors. The fighting broke out after escalation of conflict in other par...


Terrorist threat in Bangladesh is 'real and credible'

While Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed her shock at the attack on a religious group converged for namaz , her government has insisted that all the ...


Air strikes decimate ISIL forces fleeing Fallujah

If the figures are confirmed, the strikes would be among the most deadly ever against the jihadist group. It shows a convoy of what are said to be dozens of I...


Trump Forgives $50 Million Loan To His Own Campaign

Trump , in an interview on " CBS This Morning ", said "All the money (Clinton) is raising is blood money". Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spea...


52 injured in airport attack still in hospital

U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, tells CNN that Akhmed Chatayev directed the Tuesday night attack. Turkey has...


Over 29 Palestinians injured in clashes by Israeli Forces

Al-Quds said the Israeli army notified Palestinians in Khirbet Ras al-Ahmar locality, southeast of Tubas in the West Bank, to halt the construction of several r...


NKY Health Department reports first case of Zika virus

Since the Pan American Health Organization issued an epidemiologic alert for Zika in November 2015, orders for abortion pills have roughly doubled in Brazil, ...


China warns United States over meddling in territorial disputes

Bateman wrote in a recent article that the brinkmanship in the South China Sea is risky, and that "the countries that are taking China to the brink are extra-...


Prime Minister Narendra Modi Leaves For South Africa

After talks with Zuma, Modi said security is one sector witnessing "a complete transformation" in India. With 1.3 million people of Indian origin, South Afr...


'Gentle' Georgia man accused of using 911 to ambush officer

When police in Valdosta , Georgia, received a report for a auto break-in at a local apartment complex around 8 a.m. Friday, they thought it was a routine call....


Judge Rejects Cosby's Request to Confront Accuser

The judge denied Cosby's effort to compel Constand to testify before trial and ruled there was enough evidence to move to trial. Cosby's lawyers argued Consta...


CP NewsAlert: MP Jason Kenney pitches his leadership to 'Unite Alberta'

The party with the larger bank account (in this case, the Wildrose) would survive while the party with the smaller bank account (the Progressive Conservatives) ...


Sri Lanka calls for peaceful negotiations over South China Sea issue

On Monday China Daily reported that China will not engage in negotiations with the Philippines about their disputes in the South China Sea on the basis of...


Dallas Police All Clear

Before he died, the man told officers he was upset about Black Lives Matter. The few dozen officers initially escorting marchers mostly wore plain clothes. ...


Louisiana police shooting protests move through Baton Rouge

I knew they would take it from me, if they knew I had it. They took my security camera videos. Some of the protesters walked over to the police department w...


Dad says 2 alligators involved in son's deadly attack

Five alligators were pulled from the manmade lake during the search for Lane Graves, who was found intact about 15 yards from shore, 6 feet underwater. Accordin...


N.Korea: US Sanctions on Kim a 'Declaration of War'

South Korea, which cut all political and commercial ties with its own sanctions against the North in February, welcomed the US move, saying it will encourage gr...


Brutality on Eid gathering! Bangladesh attacked again

After the attack, the country's information minister, Hasanul Haq Inu, said the government was not ruling out the possibility of a link between home-grown mil...


Legendary Pakistani social worker Abdul Sattar Edhi dies at 88

As per statement, Beach Avenue is the most popular road of the metropolis which is frequently used by the people coming to the sea in a large number for enterta...


Corbyn stays defiant as Labour rebels bide time

Numerous members of the opposition party who want to see a change in leadership are giving up hope, according to The Telegraph , amid the belief that Corbyn wi...


Iraq PM says key base taken back from Islamic State

Police said the attack on the Sayyid Mohammed shrine in Balad, 50 miles (80km) north of the Iraqi capital, began with a volley of mortar fire on Thursday night,...


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

The two women are in a runoff to replace Prime Minister David Cameron, who is resigning after British voters rejected his advice and chose to leave the European...


UFC 200 results: Brock Lesnar returns with decision win over Mark Hunt

I'm just happy to be here, I really am, it's no bull****. For Lesnar, there is nothing wrong with being second place, especially if you can buy a mansion the ...


Reactions to Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel's Death

Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel is being remembered at a private service in New York City. "My husband was a fighter", Marion Wiesel said ...


UK PM candidates vow to make European Union immigration harder after Brexit

A second ballot of MPs saw Mrs May poll 199 votes and Mrs Leadsom 84 to knock out the third contender, Justice Secretary and MP for Surrey Heath Michael Gove. W...


House OKs compromise bill reinforcing anti-drug programs

The aim was to put together a single piece of legislation, but some Republicans want the funding for the bill to be sorted out later, when the new fiscal year b...


Clinton seeks to move past email controversy, blames officials

Well, we don't know for sure, but it sure smells amusing. FBI Director James Comey is set to make his first appearance before Congress since announcing th...


Abdul Sattar Edhi laid to rest

Ninety-two-year-old Edhi had been suffering from kidney failure since 2013 and was on dialysis. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif ‏sa...


Continental US Saw First Zika Related Death In Utah

Three cases of Zika , all travel-associated, have been reported in Utah overall, Mr. Rupp said. Her death came up as the first verified Zika-related death in...


Turkey seeks militants linked to Istanbul attack near Syrian border

Dogan news agency reports the two suspects hail from the Central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan and identified them by their initials F. M. I and K.V. They were de...


China warns U.S. over meddling in territorial disputes

China set up an East China Sea air defense identification zone in 2013 (an ADIZ, after the North American equivalent) over the disputed chain, requiring advance...


Israel Approves Construction of 800 Settlement Housing Units

Security forces destroyed the homes of Issa and Assaf Abu Habsa Annan, who had been shot after an attack that took place on December 23 near the Old City of Jer...


Hillary Clinton campaigns with Joe Biden; James Comey grilled on Capitol Hill

Rep. Will Hurd, a Republican from Texas who worked for the Central Intelligence Agency, made one of the most impassioned pleas for Clinton to face some outcome ...


Families of Dallas police officers mourn their loss

The police officers escorting the Black Lives Matter protestors had been marching with them in solidarity. Brown said it appeared the shooters " planned to...


Three dead in clashes in Kashmir; Amarnath yatra suspended

Two other rebels also died. Asked about the agencies responsible for firing, he said, "A case to case analysis would be done to ascertain how far it was justifi...


Doug LaMalfa says he'll work to get Trump elected

Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Prescott, one of several Arizona lawmakers at the House meeting, was more enthusiastic, describing Trump as "charismatic" and "upbeat" in t...


Newt Gingrich Considering being Trump's VP

But there are more than half a dozen others being discussed as possibilities, according to several people with knowledge of the process. A source said Christie ...


Chinese navy holds live-fire drills in South China Sea

But China's state-run media said Friday Beijing would not take "a single step back" in the waterway. "There is a new world order in the making and the center ...


NATO allies commit around $1 billion per year to support Afghan forces

The four multinational battalions of up to 1,000 troops will be led by Canada, Germany, Britain, and the United States. What's clear, however, is that the batta...


Dallas Suspect a US Army Veteran, Served in Afghanistan

Seven other officers and two civilians were wounded in the ambush in downtown Dallas. The attack in Tennessee occured before the Dallas shootings, but the...


Australian PM not declaring victory yet in cliffhanger election

Securing three of the remaining six seats would be enough to enable the ruling coalition to govern in its own right in the 150-seat lower house. In a divertin...


World mourns death of Pakistan's great humanitarian, Edhi

He was accorded a guard of honour and a gun salute by the Pakistan Army. Wrapped in the national flag, Edhi's coffin was brought into the National Stadium by ...


Holocaust survivor and author Elie Wiesel dead at 87

FILE - In this January 17, 1988 file photo, Nobel Peace Prize winners Lech Walesa, left, and american Jewish writer Elie Wiesel , right, arrive at the former A...


Kenney says united Alberta right would face 2nd leadership race

This is in response to what Kenney calls the "reckless economic mismanagement of the NDP". According to The Canadian Press, Smith says she's not sure Kenney i...


Israel's Netanyahu to be feted in Uganda during Africa tour

Aside from Uganda, Netanyahu is also scheduled to visit Kenya, Rwanda and Ethiopia. The Israeli prime minister left Kenya for Rwanda, where he arrived on Wedn...