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Turnbull "should quit" says Shorten with Australia hanging in limbo

Vote counting for the Senate resumed on Monday but counting for the House of Representatives does not restart until Tuesday, leaving the precarious position o...


Air strikes kill 22 in Syria's Idlib province during ceasefire: monitor

The rebels captured several districts in eastern Aleppo city and tried repeatedly to expand their presence to government-controlled areas in the west. It has ...


Sporadic Gunfire Reported, But South Sudan Ceasefire Mostly Holding

Embassies and aid organizations in South Sudan were trying to evacuate staff from the capital, Juba , on Tuesday as a precarious calm settle. Amid a tense ...


Australia's Turnbull needs crossbench support

The government needs at least 76 seats to form a majority in the 150-seat chamber. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, projected to be re-elected with...


Obama pays tribute to slain Dallas officers

Bush said at the memorial before naming each officer by name and some details about who they were. One year after the Tucson shooting, one of the deadliest...


Obama stepping into storm of emotion in Dallas speech

In the days since the shooting that rocked America - carried out by a black gunman intent on killing whites in retribution for police brutality - Mike Rawlings ...


Japan's Emperor Akihito, 82, considering retiring

FILE - In this February 5, 2016, file photo, Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko wave to locals as they take a walk on a coast near the Hayama Imper...


Death toll in Baghdad blast soars to 250

Iraqi women walk past a damaged building at the site of a auto bombing on July 3, 2016 in Baghdad's central Karada district. An official in Abadi's office, ...


Bill de Blasio: Black Lives Matter changed discussion 'for the better'

Black police Jay Stalien is wearing his law enforcement uniform protection. FILE - In this Friday, July 8, 2016 file photo, flowers and ribbons are taped to ...


3 arrests made in alleged plot to harm officers, police say

A 13-year-old boy, who wasn't identified because he's a juvenile, was also taken into custody in connection with the burglary, police said later in a statemen...


Israeli army's new chief rabbi denies saying soldiers permitted to rape

His answer enraged many Israelis. "And since our concern is the success of the collective in the war, the Torah permitted [soldiers] to satisfy the evil urge un...


Theresa May to become UK PM today

But Schulz warned Britain that the European single market "entails four freedoms (capital, goods, services, persons) and not three, or three and a half". She ex...


Andy Murray beats Milos Raonic to claim Wimbledon 2016 title

Meanwhile, Raonic insisted he had no regrets following his final defeat by Murray , and vowed he was "not going to leave any stone unturned" in his pursuit of ...


S. Korea, US pick site for US missile defense system

North Korean leader Kim Jong un has threatened the USA after it agreed an advanced missile system to combat his nuclear capabilities. The US imposed sanctions...


Solar plane lands in Egypt on penultimate leg of world tour

Swiss pilots and adventurers Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard, who set out previous year to circumnavigate the globe fueled only by the sun, alternate legs of th...


The Wall Street Journal: Turnbull's conservatives claim victory in tight Australia elections

The Coalition needs 76 seats to win outright. Turnbull said he's had constructive talks with some independents, at least two of whom have said they'll support...


Iran criticizes Saudi prince for joining opposition rally

Shi'ite Muslim power Iran and Saudi Arabia , bastion of Sunni Islam, are longstanding religious and political rivals. Relations are fraught as they back each o...


Fox News Cuts Ties With Newt Gingrich Amid Trump Veep Speculation

Gingrich, a longtime supporter of Trump, has been rumored as a likely vice presidential pick and seems to be a voter favorite as well, receiving 40 percent of t...


Downing Street legend welcomes Theresa and says good bye to the Camerons

He will stay on as Theresa May replaces Cameron. After losing the referendum on European Union membership, Cameron announced he would step down as prime minis...


Coalition claims victory but troubles not over yet

A third independent lined up behind the centre-right Liberal-National coalition government after a personal plea from Turnbull to help him return to power after...


Australian Opposition Leader Tells Turnbull To Step Down

Pauline Hanson , founder of the controversial far right One Nation party, used the political limbo that has resulted from Saturday's close vote to push her far-...


Dallas Shooter Had Plans for Larger Attack, Says Police Chief

New information is emerging about 25-year-old Micah Johnson , the man authorities say is responsible for the July 7 shooting deaths of five police officers and...


China, EU agree to steel working group amid dumping concerns

Concerns remain "about the predictability and transparency of the legal and regulatory systems". China and the European Union are important powers in mainta...


Clinton interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation about State Dept emails

According to The New York Times, the interview lasted about three and a half hours at FBI Headquarters in Washington , D.C. Lynch said the conversation did...


Dallas shooting: Obama urges US to 'reject despair'

But until Tuesday, they said , the president had not shown that same outpouring whenever an officer has died in the line of duty. Five highly decorated, fearle...


Sanders' Endorsement of Clinton Critical in 'Close Race' Against Trump

Tuesday's announcement brings unity to the Democrats against Trump's tumultuous campaign to become presumptive nominee of the Republicans. On July 12, Sanders...


Environment Canada issues heat warning for Toronto

Anyone can be affected by extreme heat-related weather conditions. Risks are especially high for people older than 65 years of age, infant and young children,...


Pokemon Go Creator Says It's Not Reading Your Email

A blog named the iOS version of the app to be a "huge security risk" with " full access to your Google account ". It also means anyone with access to Ninantic...


Cameron bows out, telling MPs 'I was the future once'

You can achieve a lot of things in politics; you can get a lot of things done". During the friendly session Wednesday he was praised for helping to reduce une...


Law enforcement, activists to meet with Obama at White House

Among the attendees were President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Second Lady Jill Biden, and former President George ...


Hayne misses selection in Fiji 7s team for Rio Olympics

Hayne, who has played rugby league for Australia, said his time with the Fiji team was "an unbelievable journey for me and a truly humbling experience". "I actu...


3 people arrested in plot to kill Baton Rouge officers

Kira Marrero, a 22-year-old New Orleans resident who graduated last year from Williams College in MA, was the first protester freed from Baton Rouge's jail on...


USA sends troops to South Sudan capital to protect citizens

There are concerns that what we are seeing is a repeat of what happened in December 2013. The meeting was attended by foreign ministers from Kenya, Ethiopia, ...


Two gored in Pamplona bull run

The nine-day fiesta became world famous with Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel " The Sun Also Rises " and attracts thousands of foreign tourists. Red Cross spokes...


1 dead from bun-run goring in Alicante; 2 gored in Pamplona

Navarra Hospital said three people sustained head injuries while another suffered an arm injury. A third, 46-year-old American with the initials J.G.O. Red Cros...


Theresa May set to become Prime Minister

He's been kicked so many times but he says "Keep going, it's only a flesh wound". "As I once said, I was the future once", Cameron said. He took the opportu...


Lord Heseltine slams Boris Johnson for 'abandoning his army'

The report quotes friends of the former Mayor as saying that there was a "very deep pit reserved in hell" for Gove as they alleged that the Justice Secretary ha...


Theresa May set to become prime minister of UK

Cameron told colleagues it had been a "pleasure and a privilege" to lead the government, ending six years at Downing Street. The swift shift in leaders comes ...


Pokemon Go Raises Security Concerns for Google Account Holders

Nintendo also plans to soon start selling a Pokemon Go Plus wearable device that uses Bluetooth to connect to a player's phone. The app uses the Global Position...


At least 20 killed in train collision in Italy

At least 20 people died and dozens were injured when two passenger trains collided head- on in southern Italy yesterday, a spokesman for the fire service sa...


United Kingdom firms to adopt EU-US Privacy Shield

The deal, dubbed Privacy Shield, replaces the previous Safe Harbor agreement, which was overturned by the European Court of Justice last October because of co...


David Cameron Prepares to Move Out for Incoming Prime Minister Theresa May

Speaking outside No 10 on Monday, he said: "She is strong, she is competent, she is more than able to provide the leadership that our country is going to need i...


Decision to ban airing Peace TV

The Cabinet Committee on law and order has taken the decision in a special meeting on Sunday, Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu, who heads the panel, told re...


GOP 'dump Trump' rebels mobilize ahead of the convention

Chamber of Commerce say Trump exaggerates the shortcomings of trade and ignores the many benefits, including the creation of new and different types of jobs. ...


THAAD to be deployed in mountainous area southeast of Seoul

The move is the latest escalation of tension with the isolated country, which earlier on Monday threatened a " physical response " after the United States and S...


In Audition For VP Slot, Pence Praises Trump At Indiana Rally

And his appearance with Mr. Trump on the outskirts of Indianapolis (and the subsequent reviews of his 2016 debut) will most likely play a role as the Trump ...


Former Indiana Democratic Sen. Evan Bayh to Run for Open Senate Seat

Todd Young. The article on CNN .com indicates Bayh will make his intentions known on Monday. Tuesday night, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wi...


Dallas chief: "Don't be a part of problem. We're hiring".

Craig has said his officers are on alert after the shootings. "We are all anxious for our safety". Hundreds of miles away, in Louisiana's East Baton Rouge P...


Renewed fighting erupts in South Sudan as fears of civil war mount

Freelance journalist Grant McDonald spoke to NPR from Juba, the capital of South Sudan, on Monday morning. President Kiir's ceasefire order came into effect...


Dallas Police Chief: Shooter Scrawled in Blood

Police are still trying to decipher what Johnson meant to communicate when he wrote the lettering "RB" in his own blood on a wall in a vehicle park where he w...