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Syrian army prolongs to 72 hours added respite

The Syrian Center for Policy Research, however, put the death toll from the six-year conflict at more than 470,000 people. Smoke billows in the rebel-held S...


Obama: US isn't divided like in the 1960s

Blanton, 43, said she believes Johnson "just snapped". The Dallas shooting could affect the way police manage protests, according to Ed Davis, Boston's fo...


Clashes break out in Al-Aqsa mosque, eight injured

Revered by Jews as the Temple Mount, the mosque compound is located in east Jerusalem , occupied by Israel in 1967 and later annexed in a move never recognised...


Fans watch Raonic lose Wimbledon final

And while Murray only managed to break Raonic once, to lead 4-3 in the opening set, that was all it took, because the tiebreakers were both one-way traffic. Mur...


UFC 200 Lives Up To The Hype; Lesnar And Nunes Win Big

The new champion's punches were clean and sharp, and when Tate hit the ground from them, a patient Nunes then pounced, securing a chokehold submission, which fo...


Republicans call for sanctions on Hillary Clinton

In a lengthy statement on the FBI's conclusions from its yearlong investigation, Mr. Comey directly contradicted statements Mrs. Clinton has made while defend...


Donald Trump Rally in Bangor, Maine

Clinton has said she will evaluate each trade deal on its merits but does not believe the TPP is good for USA workers. Republican Donald Trump vowed to te...


Julio Teheran: Julio Teheran shelled in loss to White Sox

Frazier enters Chicago's home contest Sunday against the Atlanta Braves having homered in each of the first two games of the series, after hitting only two in...


Clinton supporters reject Palestinian territories proposal

She's also reaffirming her support for a public-option insurance plan and for expanding Medicaid by letting people 55 years and older opt in to the program. "As...


Police skirmish with Muslim worshipers on Temple Mount

During the clashes, the police assaulted with clubs worshipers who were present at the side, including Feras Debes, coordinator of public relations at the Jorda...


Infighting in South Sudan, many killed

But hopes of a peaceful transition to independence were dashed when Kiir sacked Machar from his vice presidential post in July 2013, setting the stage for a vio...


Spain: 6 gored in hair-raising Pamplona bull-run

After a relatively measured first bull run on Thursday, the second running saw numerous six bulls used become separated from the pack moments after it began at ...


Minnesota governor meets with slain man's family, friends

Graphic video of that incident caused an outcry on social media. There's no conversation. If there is a conversation, it's a one-way conversation where the Af...


Nigel Farage RESIGNS as UKIP leader

The newest twist in the weird saga of the Brexit aftermath showed Farange speaking to reporters, where he said , "My aim in being in politics was to get Britai...


Former congressman tweets 'Watch out Obama' after Dallas shooting

For one, singer John Legend read it and tweeted: "Joe Walsh needs to be arrested for threatening our president". "Twitter, Facebook - they're all liberal", ...


Kenney announces PC leadership bid to unite conservatives against NDP

Since the last federal election, Kenney's name has been floated as a possible replacement for Stephen Harper in leading the federal Conservative Party. Kenney f...


Obama talks to Putin ahead of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit

In the message released Monday the Russian president recalled the history between the two nations and said they have often worked together to solve "the most ha...


NZ PM Key congratulates Turnbull on win

But Turnbull now has to contend with a reduced majority, pro-union Labor's higher number of seats and an increased number of independents and minor parties repr...


South African among 14 injured in Spanish bull run

Dramatic TV images showed two half-ton bulls attacking runners after becoming separated from the pack as it sprinted through the streets of Pamplona in northe...


Korea's ballistic missile test unsuccessful

South Korea's Yonhap news agency said that the missile likely flew only a few kilometers (miles) before exploding midair, but the Defense Ministry official...


Race had nothing to do with Minnesota shooting: police officer's lawyer

Castile's family members told numerous media outlets he was licensed to carry a concealed firearm and was attempting to show officers his ID when he was sho...


PA judge rules Cosby sexual assault case can move forward

O'Neill said that a 2013 change in state court rules cleared the way for prosecutors to use those statements and other evidence in lieu of forcing Constand to...


Palestinians, Israeli police clash at Al-Aqsa compound

Throughout the week Palestinians have holed themselves up in the Al Aqsa mosque atop the mount and reportedly attacked officers with fireworks and other objects...


Turkey arrests three more in connection with Istanbul attacks

Though there was no immediate claim of responsibility for the carnage, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said that the early signs pointed towards the Isla...


Australia: Labor's Bill Shorten concedes defeat

Smaller parties and independents will win five, the broadcaster projects. Labor has secured 66 seats. "We have won the election", Turnbull told a news confe...


Japan's ruling camp poised for majority in upper house polls

Media surveys suggest it may be possible with the help of fringe supporters of amendment. The coalition and friendly parties also won the two-thirds " super m...


Leader of UK opposition party urges challenger to 'think'

He said that the "real stresses" in the country are those faced by people struggling to feed their children or facing eviction by their landlords, calling on La...


Pampore Attack: 2-member panel to probe lapses

While the army claimed to have killed the two militants in retaliatory fire, the CRPF lodged a protest against it for "wrongly claiming credit". Hours before ...


Australian PM declares victory in tight election

Labor would seek common ground with the government to make the new parliament work, Shorten said, but he also stressed it would stick to its principles and core...


29 jihadi rebels killed during battles for key route in Syria's Aleppo

But the Observatory said fresh government air strikes on rebel-held Aleppo killed four civilians on Saturday. Women and children flee after an airstrike on Al...


Australia's opposition Labor party concedes defeat in national poll

The AEC says this is a close election and the overall result will rely on the results in a small number of close seats. "I told him any union bashing - he will ...


Australia's Opposition Labor Party Concedes Defeat in National Elections

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (L) and Liberal candidate for the federal seat of Chisholm Julia Banks greet locals during a street walk in Oakle...


Lawmaker to launch Labour Party leadership contest in UK

The Labour leader's spokesman said it was " disappointing " that his deputy Tom Watson had walked away from the union-brokered talks which were attempting t...


Right After Latest Terror Attack, US-Led Coalition Hits ISIS Hard

However, it was not clear how the dead were counted and identified. The strikes, which took place south of the city, where civilians have also been displaced, a...


Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Indiana

The article notes that the Mega Millions jackpot has finally stopped rolling over after four months, with only one winning Mega Millions ticket matching the...


Ex-Australian Prime Minister Defends Country's Involvement in 2003 Iraq War

Howard, prime minister from 1996 to 2007 and considered with Blair to be George W. Bush's staunchest ally in the US-led invasion, said he regretted the loss of ...


Dallas Police: Garage search done, no suspects found

The post New details emerge about Army veteran who killed five in Dallas appeared first on PBS NewsHour . Cable news outlets reported that police had s...


Jeremy Corbyn posts defiant video on Twitter appealing for unity

He insisted that if the Labour leader does face a leadership challenge, he would need the support of 50 MPs or MEPs to get on the ballot paper - a point contest...


Australia: PM Malcolm Turnbull declares victory in federal election

Turnbull and his coalition will form a government", Shorten told reporters in Melbourne, saying he had called Turnbull earlier to congratulate him. "It is v...


15 die as protests roil Indian Kashmir after rebel's death

A day after the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen's poster boy and top commander Burhan Wani in an encounter with security forces in South Kashmir , the Valley on S...


France, Portugal head for Euro 2016 final showdown

France's Paul Pogba heads the ball during a training session at the stadium in Clairefontaine, France , Saturday, July 9, 2016 . "They are playing at home ...


Govt directs cable operators not to broadcast peace TV

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh, facing flak for having dubbed controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik a "messenger of peace " in 2012, on Thursday sa...


Tony Blair says world is better as a result of Iraq War

The former Scottish First Minister, Alex Salmond, said that Mr Blair should be investigated by the International Criminal Court for a crime of aggression and fa...


Australian opposition concedes defeat in tight election

The coalition has won 74 of 150 House of Representative seats and is projected to take 76, or the slimmest majority, according to the Australian Broadcasting Co...


Napoli's 462-foot blast leads Indians past Yankees

Lindor stretched the lead to 7-0 with a double high off the center field wall in the fifth. Verlander allowed two runs and five hits in 5 2/3 innings. Gardner...


Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house

But a majority of voters see no need to revise the constitution and the LDP's dovish partner is reluctant to change its pacifist Article 9. Half seats of the ...


Australia's opposition party concedes defeat in federal election

Turnbull had insisted that restoring a construction union watchdog was a key plank of the government's economic plan and he used two bills on the issue, which w...


Demonstrators rally in Baton Rouge over black man's death

Pointing to the crowds shouting along a fence surrounding the police department she said: "To me, this is just a snapshot of north Baton Rouge and how frustrate...


Bangladesh govt bans controversial preacher Zakir Naik's Peace TV

Popular Muslim televangelist Dr Zakir Naik, who reportedly had a fan in one of the Holey Cafe attackers in Dhaka, has often been seen offering apologetics for...


Lin-Manuel Miranda Cuts His Hair After Final 'Hamilton' Performance

Tonight is also the final performance for two other principle cast members - Leslie Odom Junior , who won a Tony for his role as Aaron Burr, and Phillipa Soo, ...