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Coalition appears poised for majority but Turnbull's not taking any chances

Three independents had pledged to support the coalition to form a government by a two-seat majority in 150-member parliament, it said. The Coalition is on track...


Sanders endorses Clinton nomination at joint campaign rally

Bernie Sanders (I-VT) endorsed Hillary Clinton for president, much to the chagrin of his supporters. But Sandoval said it really should not be a mystery - Sa...


Newt Gingrich Might Be Trump's VP Pick, So Fox News Says Bye

Fox News just threw some fuel on the Newt-Gingrich-for-vice-president fire. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner o...


Death of rebel leader fuels renewed anger in Kashmir

A young man was killed yesterday after government forces opened gunfire on protesters who attacked a police station in northern Kupwara area and burned a police...


Nineteen people arrested over Saudi Arabia attacks

Saudi media suggested it was a suicide bombing, while some other reports said a gas cylinder had blown up. Al-Arabiya said the Medina incident occurred dur...


Relative calm in Kashmir valley, curfew continues in most parts

Around 300 people have been injured, including almost 100 policemen, and hospitals say they are overwhelmed. Five other people were injured and several police...


U.S. to base hundreds of troops outside Afghanistan

The top US commander in Afghanistan said Tuesday that "some hundreds" of USA forces - in addition to the 8,400 that President Barack Obama announced would stay ...


ROC position on the South China Sea Arbitration

The United States should do nothing to harm China's sovereignty and security in the South China Sea, China's Foreign Minister has told US Secretary of State J...


Beijing Sternly Warns Kerry on South China Sea

China is conducting military exercises around the Paracel Islands in the north of the region this week, while U.S. Navy officials said on Thursday that U.S. The...


Pol: Trump defended articles of the Constitution that don't exist

At times they're amusing, at times they're interesting, but in terms of making a difference in people's lives, it's the details that matter", Sanford said . He...


NGO used USA tax dollars in anti-Netanyahu election campaign, Senate finds

Though the State Department's grant officially ended November 2014, OneVoice funded an Israeli group named Victory15 or V15 and launched a multimillion-dollar g...


Continental US Reports Its First Zika-Related Death

All reported US cases of Zika have so far involved people who traveled to areas with a current outbreak, but health experts have warned that local transmission ...


Australia PM declares victory in general elections, vote counting continues

The ALP's Steve Georganas, who held the seat of Hindmarsh between 2004 and 2013, is now ahead of the Liberal incumbent, Matt Williams, by 247 votes with 4,535 v...


Australian PM nearly certain victor in election but no celebration

On Friday, Turnbull met legislator Cathy McGowan from Victoria who said she would support the government while maintaining her independence. The Coalition n...


Rosberg drops to third after radio rules breach

Verstappen's Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo finished fourth, half a minute behind Hamilton on another dominant weekend for the Mercedes steamroller, w...


Cristiano Ronaldo lifted Portugal to win final with 'unbelievable' halftime speech

At full-time, Portugal boss Fernando Santos said: "First of all I'd like to thank God for being with us, my wife, my mother, my grandson". SAINT-DENIS, Fra...


South Korea reveals location of THAAD missile defense system

He said the defense chiefs of the countries approved the decision. South Korea's mock missiles are displayed at the Korea War Memorial Museum in Seoul , Sout...


China says it could declare air zone over South China Sea

Since its founding on 1 October 1949, China has been firm in upholding China's territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests in the South China Sea....


Turnbull claims victory in Australia elections

With Shorten's centre-left Labor Party out of the running, just two options remain: Either the coalition will form a majority government by a slim margin, or th...


UN Secy Gen. Ban Ki-moon meets with Chinese Foreign Minister

Speaking by telephone on Wednesday, Mr Wang Yi told Mr Kerry the U.S. should stick to its promises not to take sides in the dispute. Dai's comments came a wee...


David Cameron stepping down as British PM today

She will spend the day considering the makeup of her own Cabinet. Cameron said he was "delighted" that May will be the next prime minister in a statement ...


Bangladesh hit by second deadly attack within a week

India on Thursday made a decision to send to Dhaka a four-member team from the National Security Guard to "analyse and study" the attacks in the capital and K...


Major bonanza for Central government employees, pensioners

The panel had recommended a 14.27 per cent increase in basic pay, the lowest in 70 years. The 23.55 per cent increase includes hike in allowances. As per the...


Clinton Seeks to Avoid Deposition on Email Server

The Republican chairman of the House Judiciary Committee is chastising Attorney General Loretta Lynch for repeatedly deflecting questions on the Hillary Clinton...


Bangladesh Mourns Deadly Dhaka Attack

At least 20 people, mostly foreigners, were killed in the country's deadliest and most high-profile militant attack, on 1 July 2016. Saiful Islam Chowkidar, o...


UK's Blair says Iraq war was 'most agonizing' decision

The senior diplomat said Mr Blair wanted more time before taking military action, and argued it would have been "much safer" to grant weapons inspectors in Iraq...


India, Kenya sign agreements on defence, health

PM Modi also pledged to fund the construction and equipping of a cancer hospital in Kenya as well as the equipping of the Kenyatta National Hospital. Presiden...


Dallas Police Memorial Service

His trip came amid mounting racial tensions across the country.Micah Johnson killed the Dallas officers at a protest held over the recent police shootings of ...


SC restores democracy despite Centre's effort to murder it: Azad

The apex court's verdict paves the way for Nabam Tuki's Congress government to return to power and sets aside Governor Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa's message directing...


B'desh Govt doesn't believe I inspired terror act: Zakir Naik

On July 1, two of the seven young militants, who struck at an upscale cafe in Dhaka's diplomatic Gulshan enclave, were reportedly inspired by the Salafi tele-...


Dallas Shooter's Parents Say His Time In The Military Changed Him

Brown said 13 officers used force against the suspect - 11 officers used their firearms and 2 officers who used the explosive device. The chief told reporter...


Sanctions against Kim Jong Un a declaration of war: N. Korea

Washington and Pyongyang do not have formal diplomatic relations, so the isolated kingdom's United Nations mission has for years served as a channel for the two...


Moving vans at 10 Downing Street

Theresa May was planning her Cabinet top team as she prepared to take over as the UK's prime minister from the departing David Cameron on Wednesday. Prime Mi...


Hundreds gather to remember bailiffs killed at Berrien Co. courthouse

Killed were Joseph Zangaro, 61, and Ron Kienzle, 63. During the incident, Bailey says Gordon took hostages for a short period of time before trying to leave t...


Pawn shop burglary linked to 'threat' against Baton Rouge police

Sterling was shot and killed last Tuesday by... While James and Dunn spoke with Republicans, dozens of black and white religious and community leaders shared ...


QED merger and subsequent non-merger was a drama: Mayawati

The decision of u-turn is being seen in political circles here as a rebuff to PWD Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav, the uncle of Akhilesh Yadav, who had got the mer...


Destination Jupiter: What to expect during the Juno mission (23i)

The video is composed of images Juno took with its JunoCam instrument between June 12 and June 29, as the spacecraft closed the distance to Jupiter from 10 ...


Ronaldo: Portugal stars have made history

Thousands upon thousands of Portugal supporters took the streets of the capital on Monday to share their joy after the country won its first major worldwide hon...


PM Modi returns after 'vital' four-nation Africa tour

Kenya Monday signed a multi-billion shilling deal with India to build East Africa's biggest cancer hospital beginning early next year in a move that places he...


Mutant-themed Marvel series gets Fox put pilot commitment

The action-adventure series is set to come from writer Matt Nix (Burn Notice ) and producer Bryan Singer (the X-Men films). There isn't really an ongoing or we...


Bill Shorten says Malcolm Turnbull should quit as Prime Minister

Katter easily won his rural seat. "Even if he does secure a majority, Turnbull has been damaged - probably irreparably - by this election", he wrote in The A...


"Credible" plot to kill Baton Rouge police officers foiled

Gautreaux said the threat to law enforcement "speaks for itself". Federal investigators were notified about the burglary and alleged plot. Another suspect wa...


United Nations shelters 7000 people amid South Sudan fighting

The government also overran one of Machar's two bases in Juba , deploying helicopter gunships and tanks against opposition forces carrying only light arms. Sou...


South Korea set to disclose a site for US missile defense

Pyongyang is already under various United Nations and USA sanctions for its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. On Monday, the North's state media said...


Payet targeted by Ronaldo fans -- in Iran

After tinkering throughout the group stage and failing to figure out what he wanted to do, Deschamps finally put Griezmann underneath Olivier Giroud when the kn...


GOP Senators Back Bill That Would Revoke Clinton's Security Clearance

Cummings said. "I thought the Federal Bureau of Investigation was looking at this, but evidently, they're not". Chaffetz said that if a regular person had don...


Disney introduces first ever latina princess

The trailer for the series shows Elena vowing to defend her kingdom and willing to fight when necessary. Elena faces trials and triumphs with the help of tr...


Air Force searches for Indiana airman who's missing in Italy

The U.S. Air Force confirmed that Hale's body had been found in the Livenza River, within a couple of kilometers (a mile) of where he went missing July 2. A pol...


Air Force searches for Indiana airman who's missing in Italy

The U.S. Air Force confirmed that Hale's body had been found in the Livenza River, within a couple of kilometers (a mile) of where he went missing July 2. A pol...


How to watch CNN's town hall with Paul Ryan

It also removed a reference to the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement at the request of members who oppose it and didn't want any suggestion of support. Since ...