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In Dallas remarks, Obama will aim to make sense of shootings

Spain, Mr. Obama said on Sunday, is "one of our closest allies". He will spend a day in Spain and visi. Before leaving Spain Sunday, Obama called for greater ...


British inquiry on Iraq slams Blair, spies over war failures

Blair knew by January 2003 that Washington had made a decision to go to war to overthrow Mr. Hussein and accepted the American timetable for the military action...


Protests over police killings aim at occupying interstates

The mayor of St. Paul, Minnesota and a protest leader on Sunday decried violence that erupted during a demonstration over the police shooting of a black motoris...


Philando Castile's Girlfriend Says She Heard Fear In Officer's Voice

Minneapolis attorney Thomas Kelly says that Yanez is "obviously saddened by the death of Mr. Castile, sad for the loved ones, and distressed that deadly force ...


Egypt Offers Help Getting Missing Soldiers from Hamas

At least 200 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire in the same period. For years, the two countries have remained discreet about their close military ...


Egypt Offers Help Getting Missing Soldiers from Hamas

At least 200 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire in the same period. For years, the two countries have remained discreet about their close military ...


Bronte's Voice On 'Big Brother 18' Shouldn't Be Mocked, & Here's Why

At the live vote, Tiffany received 0 votes to evict, Bronte received 1 and Victor received 9. Bronte - Even though she may have been a pawn, being n...


Calls for calm increase as police protests continue

The gunman turned a demonstration against fatal police shootings of black men in Minnesota and Louisiana from a peaceful march focused on violence committed by ...


Syrian army extends nationwide ceasefire for 72 hours

Further north, the army pressed its advance to retake the rebels' sole supply route to Aleppo in heavy fighting. The advance puts Castello Road, the only su...


Bernard Lagat, Justin Gatlin charge their way into another Olympics

The Olympic veterans put on a show on Saturday in Eugene. "I thought a few people might say Bernard is done but I knew if I was healthy I was going to be able...


Landmark ruling on South China Sea

China has been a strong supporter of the UNCLOS for many years. "And also, meanwhile, speed up the consultations on the COC, code of conduct in the South China ...


Bangladesh cancels downlink permission of Zakir Naik's Peace TV

Reportedly two among a group pf terrorists, who killed 22 people in Dhaka cafe last week in Bangladesh were inspired by his speeches. Mumbai-based controversi...


Armed gunmen kidnap three Indonesians off Malaysian state of Sabah

Three Indonesians who have been kidnapped by armed men in Lahad Datu , Sabah State, Malaysia, are allegedly from East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) Province. Suspected...


Israel and Turkey officially end diplomatic rift

While Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said the embargo on Gaza would "largely be lifted under the leadership of Turkey", Israeli Prime Minister Binal...


Australian leader claims election win, but questions remain

Though millions of votes still need to be counted, there was no way for the opposition center-left Labor Party to win a majority of seats in the House of Repres...


British Labor chief to face leadership challenge

But his opponents say the document's wording means Mr Corbyn will also require the support of MPs and MEPs to stand - which, given his loss of the no confiden...


Amit Mishra banking on past Caribbean experience and coach Anil Kumble

Mishra, who was the pick of the bowlers in India's first practice match on the tour of the West Indies Basseterre with figures of 4/67, expects that his own exp...


Amarnath pilgrims from TS stranded in strife-torn Srinagar

No pilgrim was allowed to move towards the valley from winter capital Jammu to perform the Amarnath Yatra, police said. "The Yatra has been suspended due to...


South Sudan on brink of civil war

Meanwhile Kenya's presidency urged Kiir and Machar urgently to move heavy weaponry and contingents of soldiers out of civilian areas in Juba. United Nations ...


Winning Ticket for $540 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Sold in Indiana

The winning Mega Millions numbers were white balls 8-19-20-55-73 and yellow ball 5. Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot was $454,000,000 and produced over 820...


Canada commits cash to Afghanistan as allies keep troops on the ground

Others are part of a "train, advise and assist" mission geared toward helping Afghan security forces better defend their country. Obama, whose presidency ends...


Obama: Dallas gunman was 'demented individual'

Some departments ordered officers to pair up or more generally said they were heightening security. Johnson also insisted on speaking only to a black police...


Oxford Street shutdown for second Black Lives Matter protest

The Dallas protest began when Alexander and others in the Next Generation Action Network were driving back to Dallas from a protest in Baton Rouge, Louisian...


Protesters across nation march peacefully, Black Lives Matter condemns Dallas violence

Some lashed out at the movement that was born of police shootings of blacks and even at President Barack Obama, accusing him of fueling divisions among people o...


Clinton maintains she didn't send info marked classified on email

The 800-page report found no wrongdoing by Hillary Clinton, who was secretary of state at the time and is now the presumptive 2016 Democratic presidential nom...


Turnbull declares victory in federal election

The need for Mr Turnbull to court the support of those outside his party saw him stress that he valued every parliamentarian's contribution, even though he had ...


Would-be British PM Andrea Leadsom sparks row over motherhood remarks

Mrs May , who is the favourite to succeed Mr David Cameron as leader of the ruling Conservative Party and therefore PM, is childless. This leaves frontrunner ...


Andrea Leadsom apologises to Theresa May for motherhood comments

After The Times shared its front cover last night, Leadsom claimed the headline was "truly appalling and the exact opposite of what I said". Asked about the ...


Angela Eagle hoping to land at the top of the Labour Party

The leader's low level of support amongst his own MPs would make it hard for him to secure nominations - but very high levels of support from ordinary party mem...


Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull urges stability after Brexit vote

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull , second from left, holds his grandson, Jack, as his family gather on stage after his Liberal Party election camp...


Minnesota officer reacted to gun, not race, attorney says

The officer can be heard yelling, "I told him not to reach for it!" An attorney for a suburban Minneapolis police officer who killed a black motorist says t...


President acknowledges 'difficult week' in US during abbreviated visit to Spain

His wife, Michelle, and their daughters, Malia and Sasha, stopped in Spain in late June during the first lady's three-country trip to promote education for ad...


Edhi one of worlds great humanitarians

Honourable Mr Edhi was the Founder of the Edhi Foundation , an Non-Profit organisation which has been providing social services to the poor and needy Pakistani...


Farage to resign as UKIP leader in wake of 'Brexit' vote

He added: "During the referendum campaign I said I want my country back, and I'm saying today I want my life back ". I came into this struggle from business ...


Strong quake shakes coastal area in northwestern Ecuador

Natural disaster monitors in Ecuador had slightly different readings on the magnitude of the quakes. The quake flattened homes and buildings up and down a lon...


Curfew continues in Kashmir

Security forces were deployed after curfew imposition, he noted. # Resumption of Amarnath Yatra depends on the situation in the State, once the conditions are...


On rare Israel visit, Egyptian FM calls for 2-state solution

Egypt remains ready to contribute towards achieving this goal. "This is the only way we can address all the outstanding problems between us, and turn the vision...


Egypt foreign minister heads to Israel for rare visit

Shoukry's trip to Israel comes after he visited the West Bank city of Ramallah on June 29 for talks with Palestinian leaders. Egypt was the first of a handf...


Japan coalition scores bigger-than-expected election win

After acknowledging that the ruling coalition won the election and retained the majority in the upper house, Abe told a press briefing during the vote counting ...


Australian PM Turnbull under fire, cliffhanger election counting continues

Bill Shorten has absolutely unleashed on Malcolm Turnbull , calling on the embattled Prime Minister to quit. Australia faces the prospect of a "hung parliame...


Iraqi forces retake air base from ISIS near Mosul

Iraqi forces have recaptured a key air base from the Islamic State militant group, a victory hailed by the government as a major step ahead of the long-awaited ...


Pakistan condemns India's killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant commander MATEEN HAIDER

Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh also hoped that situation would be normal soon and said people should trust the government. Apart from the 11 persons ...


Four killed in Eid congregation blast; shooting in Bangladesh

An explosion was followed by heavy gunfire between police and militants near a mass prayer ground in Kishoreganj, a district about 100km from the capital of Dh...


Zakir Naik condemns Dhaka attacks

A Bangladeshi newspaper, The Daily Star , carried a report on July 6 claiming that Rohan Imtiaz, one of the five militants involved in the recent Dhaka cafe ...


Turnbull poised to win majority in Australian election

Turnbull will fall over the line". Turnbull has said he is confident of securing a majority, though has begun talks with independent lawmakers and minor parti...


Caitlyn Jenner headed for Cleveland during GOP convention

With the Republican National Convention just days away, final preparations are being made for the political spotlight. The 112-member platform committee, wh...


Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Good-bye to 'Hamilton'... and to His Long Hair

The cast also said goodbye to Tony victor Leslie Odom Jr , who plays Hamilton's rival Aaron Burr, and Phillipa Soo , who plays Hamilton's wife, Eliza. Mir...


Israel announces $12.9m boost to West Bank settlements

Non-resident fellow at the Atlantic Council and expert on security issues in the Middle East, Zack Gold, told Daily News Egypt that he expects both of them to...


Indian embassy in South Sudan asks Indians to stay calm amid unrest

The country is "back to war", a spokesman for vice president Riek Machar , head of one of the rival factions, told the BBC . We again call on both leaders a...


Cruz Makes Announcement After Meeting With Trump

Mr. Sasse did not respond in kind - but Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona did. Sen. Mark Kirk of IL wasn't in Thursday's meeting, but it was reported by th...