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Jeddah bomber was Pakistani, says Saudi interior ministry

Media reports identified the bomber in Medina as 18-year-old Umer Abdul Hadi, who was wanted by the Saudi government on terror charges. The Saudi inte...


Angela Eagle launches Labour leadership challenge to Corbyn

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will be on the leadership ballot following a decision by the National Executive Committee (NEC) on Tuesday. The widely-an...


Jill Meagher killer has rape conviction thrown out

Bayley's conviction over the 2000 rape was one of three rape trials that had increased the non-parole period on his life sentence from 35 years to 43 years. Aft...


Mehbooba appeals to maintain peace in valley on Kashmir Martyrs Day

Meanwhile, curfew continued for the fifth day in most parts of the Valley on Wednesday as 34 people died during this period in the vicious cycle of violence. Th...


India PM in emergency meeting over Kashmir

The young Kashmiri freedom fighter Burhan Wani was killed in a shootout with police on Friday in a village that triggered widespread protest in the Indian-held ...


Turkish police raid suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul, Izmir - Anadolu

Vadinov reportedly crossed into Turkey from Raqa in Syria, the stronghold of the Islamic State group which authorities believe was likely behind the attack. The...


UK's next prime minister: Theresa May

Downing Street sources said discussions were under way about the timing of Mr Cameron's departure. Another theorized that it was Cameron's personal "game over...


Trump expected to make VP announcement on Friday

Donald Trump is looking for a running mate who can be a "fighter skilled in hand-to-hand combat" to help him parry criticism on the campaign trail, and he has ...


China blames Philippines for stirring up trouble in dispute

US State Department spokesman John Kirby said Washington has seen signs in recent weeks of continued militarisation by China in the South China Sea. "As provi...


Kevin Pietersen hits out at Pakistan star Mohammad Amir

Cricket is a gentleman's game, so plays like a gentleman" he said. Amir's return to the Test format is set to take place during the first match against Engla...


Spieth craves Claret Jug and third leg of grand slam

Golfers are going to need to make birdies to contend this week like any other major tournament. There's not much in Thursday's weather forecast right now; it ...


Aaron Rodgers' brother Jordan detailed their broken relationship on 'The Bachelorette'

Well , that's Jordan's side of the story and I can't imagine it will help mend the divde between him and Aaron. Robby does it first, during the Uruguay trip, ...


Theresa May, David Cameron attend last Cabinet meeting before transition

It came after Cameron announced he would hand his resignation in to the Queen on Wednesday after his final Prime Minister's Questions, paving the way for The...


Obama, in Dallas speech, sought to console and reassure

The president, who has tried to implement changes to the laws on gun control, said: "I've been to too many of these things", in reference to memorials for peo...


Thailand nabs Singapore bank robber

It was his first visit to Singapore. The Singapore police did not reveal any details regarding the identity of the suspect, such as his name, his age, his hei...


At least 20 people killed and 50 injured after Italy train smash

A local prosecutor in nearby Trani said it was too early to speculate on the cause, although human error was likely to have been a factor. "It looks like ther...


Gotta catch em all: Share your Pokemon Go photos from around Cleveland

To update your app , go to the iOS App Store and click "Update". Pokemon Go comes with warnings to players to remain aware of their surroundings. Launc...


U.S. urges N Korea to avoid sparking tensions

Numerous abuses are in North Korea's prison camps, which hold between 80,000 and 120,000 people including children, the report said . The Obama administratio...


SEC is investigating Tesla for possible violation of securities law

Tesla said in a statement it has not received any communication from the SEC regarding the issue. Tesla learned of and alerted auto-safety investigators at t...


Aus PM Turnbull rejects calls to quit after poor poll outcome

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull looks set to hang on to power in Australia, but it is unclear if he will be able to form a majority government. "Christopher i...


Japan: PH-China dispute ruling 'final and legally binding'

Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs secretary Perfecto Yasay delivers a statement during a press conference following a ruling by a UN-backed tribunal on...


North Korea cuts rare communication channel with US

This could delay release of two detained Americans, giving North Korea one of its last bits of leverage in negotiations with the United States, said T. The ...


Leaked Photo Reveals Gunman Micah Johnson's Dead Body At Dallas Protest

Even as officials and activists condemned the shootings and mourned the slain officers, hundreds of people were arrested on Saturday and Sunday as new protests ...


Pence a Possible Pick for Trump

Despite the fact that he made clear he was nearing a decision on his vice presidential running mate, Trump seemed to downplay the influence any such pick might ...


Theresa May under pressure to call for general election

Ms May has previously said she is against the idea of holding a snap general election, arguing that it would "introduce another destabilising factor" at a tim...


Somalia's al Shabaab hit army base, kill at least 10 soldiers

Najah said they stole two military vehicles. The Somali army also claimed to have killed at least 12 Al-Shabab militants, a claim that the militants haven't ...


Britain's next prime minister, Theresa May, heading to 10 Downing St.

Before the official move, Cameron will take his Prime Minister's Questions Wednesday morning and at noon will meet with Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace to ...


Top House Republicans ask DOJ to investigate whether Clinton lied to Congress

The FBI, however found that she was "extremely careless" with email documents that contained classified information. Several told Lynch that the decision to not...


North Korea Submarine Missile Launch Fails

The two allies agreed to the deployment of the so-called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, to better protect South Korea and the US military in th...


There's no safe way to use consumer fireworks!

The problem isn't just launching the fireworks , it's also what falls to the ground since in dry conditions like this the debris can light a fire in seconds. T...


Fighting DAESH: US to send 560 more troops to Iraq

The attack in Baghdad took place as government forces deployed across much of the Iraqi capital in advance of a major military parade later this week. Obama r...


I-94 SHUTDOWN: Deadline day for charges against 50 arrested

Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , was in the auto along with her 4-year-old daughter, and Reynolds streamed the gruesome aftermath of the shooting live ...


Bush defends decision to invade Iraq following Chilcot report

Families of some of the 179 military personnel killed in Iraq branded the former prime minister a "terrorist", while Jeremy Corbyn offered an apology on Labour'...


Austria's finance minister urges British MPs to avoid Brexit

Both candidates to replace David Cameron as leader of the ruling Conservative Party and prime minister have said the result of the referendum should not be ques...


David Cameron Chairs Last Cabinet Meeting as PM

Cameron announced his resignation on June 24, a day after Britain voted to leave the European Union. Here are five essential facts about May. May, however, ...


Israeli group sues Facebook over Palestinian violence

Mushir al-Masri, a senior Hamas leader, said by phone that " suing Facebook clearly shows the American policy of fighting freedom of the press and expression" ...


Almost 50 killed in Syria on ceasefire's last day - monitor

Rami Abdurrahman, director of the group, said the casualties were most likely families of a rebel group known as the Eastern Lions, which fights the Islamic St...


Simmons dazzles in summer league

Ingram isn't the guy to lower his shoulder and get to the line, but more of a Kevin Durant circa 2010, who relies on his outside ability. A big reason (pun in...


Museum of Ice Cream popping up in NYC

There's a museum dedicated to ice cream popping up in the Meatpacking District this summer filled with everything your ice cream dreams could be made of. The po...


Bill Clinton meeting with Loretta Lynch worsens situation

His use of the word "voluntary" indicates that Ms Clinton was not subpoenaed for the interview. The FBI's long-anticipated questioning of Hillary Clinton in r...


Theresa May to lead UK

She said: "Under my leadership, the Conservative Party will put itself - completely, absolutely, unequivocally - at the service of working people". The Energy...


Hillary Clinton's email row rumbles on as Republicans press for new investigation

Rep. Trey Gowdy , R-S.C., chairman of the GOP-led committee that investigated the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, said lawmakers mighy seek a federal in...


Jeremy Corbyn to be automatically included on Labour leadership ballot

Crucially, if they leave after Corbyn has won again, it will be Corbyn and the hard left who will be left in possession of the Labour name and the party app...


South China Sea ruling deepens tensions between US, China

The senators' resolution would specify that the Senate supports Tuesday's ruling and "calls on all claimants to pursue peaceful resolution of outstanding mariti...


Leaders of both sides in South Sudan fighting order ceasefire

One Rwandan and two Chinese UN peacekeepers have died in the violence, The World Weekly reported. The UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) on Monday deplored th...


Syrian army extends truce, but fighting rages on

An AFP correspondent in the city's east said that regime air strikes and rocket fire had also targeted opposition neighbourhoods on Friday. Amid the heavy fig...


ALP, Liberal or chaos? Australia chooses chaos

Officially at least, the government remains confident of reaching a majority in the 150-member House of Representatives due to an expectation that thousands o...


Saudis arrest 19 including 12 Pakistanis over bomb attacks

The Saudi ministry said the attacker in the Medina assault set off the bomb in a parking lot after security officers became suspicious about him. In a spe...


Beau Solomon's Death: Homeless Man Charged With US Student's Murder In Italy

Cole Solomon , 23, said his brother's body pulled Monday from the Tiber River . After Solomon disappeared, more than $1,700 was charged to his credit card in...


Media response to South China Sea ruling a mixed bag

On July 12, the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague is due to rule in a case filed against China by the Philippines - among the U.S. allies that have ...