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Collier delegates prepare for convention

The Make America Awesome PAC, a group opposed to Donald Trump, posted a letter to the committee members urging them to vote to unbind convention delegates. ...


Gingrich, Sessions To Meet With Trump In Indiana Wednesday

Pence, who gave a tepid endorsement to Texas Sen. Over the past few days, Trump has met all of his potential running mates and many of them have addressed p...


China committed to market reforms, fighting overcapacity: Premier Li

EU Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker said Wednesday that the bloc would use all possible means to protect itself from a flood of Chinese steel imports bla...


Pizza Hut Launches Its First Pizza Chatbot

For initial launch, customers will be able to connect their Facebook messaging account to their Pizza Hut account to dramatically reduce the information require...


Who's Speaking at the Republican Convention?

Rina Shah Bharara, a member of the D.C. GOP, was stripped of her position as a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland after a report on...


More Washington than celebrity in Trump convention lineup

Much of the early work revolves around committees that determine each party's platform and the rules for the four-day event, as well as the guidelines for the 2...


Despite Record, Theresa May Says Her Gov't Won't Work for 'Privileged Few'

Before leaving Downing Street, Cameron said being Prime Minister had been "the greatest honour" of his life. In his final Prime Minister's Questions at Parlia...


Special US force sent to S. Sudan to evacuate embassy staff

At least 272 people were killed in fighting on Friday, Sunday and Monday. Ellen Margrethe Loj, head of the United Nations mission in South Sudan, told rep...


Master mind behind APS massacre killed in Afghanistan: ISPR

Relations were strained by a US drone strike in May that killed Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour as he was driving through Pakistan's Baluchistan pro...


Jordan Rodgers: "Me and Aaron really don't have much of a relationship"

Alex , the always competitive and sometimes combative Marine, finally gets his one-on-one date with JoJo . JoJo invited Alex , the U.S. Marine, on the fir...


After Trump, an effort to limit 2020 GOP primary voters

There may not be a contested convention, but the RNC may have a floor fight on its hands, even if efforts to change the rules fail, according to a group press...


Kalikho Pul to seek review of SC verdict on Arunachal

The Congress after this victory in the Supreme Court would try and form the government. While social media was abuzz with the Opposition tearing into the BJ...


With No Winner, Mega Millions Jackpot Swells to $508 million

Tuesday marks the 34th time the jackpot has rolled over without a victor. The top prize has now climbed to an estimated $508 million, with a cash prize of $...


Mega Millions jackpot hits $415M ahead of drawing

And the second largest Mega Millions jackpot was in 2013 with $648 million with two winning tickets in California and Georgia. This holiday weekend could ...


Tom Watson calls on Labour MPs to prevent leadership contest

She told Sky News: "There are many people, MPs, party members up and down the country, asking me to resolve the impasse and I will if something isn't done soo...


Israel to shut Al-Aqsa mosque site to Jewish visitors

They said they were taken by surprise at the appearance of the visitors and a group of Muslim youths protested, before retreating to the Al-Aqsa mosque itself. ...


"Hell Amid Olive Trees", Deadly Italy Train Crash Coverage

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi cut short a trip to Milan to visit the scene. Rather, news reports said, the system relied on station masters phoning one...


Clinton should end her campaign

Comey had disappointed some Republicans by only rebuking Clinton, not recommending charges against her, in a Tuesday announcement for what he called " extremely...


'Coup has failed' over Jeremy Corbyn's Labour leadership

But over the weekend it became clear that negotiations between union leaders, Corbyn supporters, the Labour deputy leader Tom Watson and rebel MPs were not go...


What delegates will do at the Republican and Democratic conventions

I've already addressed that argument, but Cruz doesn't need to convince me. As of the end of last month, 31 of Trump's California delegates had given a combined...


Son of slain Louisiana man speaks out for first time

Another man, 23-year-old Trashone Coats, was arrested for purchasing two of the stolen guns illegally on the street, but he hasn't been linked to the alleged pl...


India's Modi to meet with Zuma in Pretoria

PM Narendra Modi today arrived in Mozambique to mark the first leg of his four-nation tour to Africa from July 7 to July 10. "In fact, Mozambique has already ...


Eurozone head: new UK PM must get on with Brexit

More than 1,000 of the barristers signed a letter to Mr Cameron saying that primary legislation will be needed before Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty - which co...


Dear GO nerds: It's a holocaust museum, not a playground

A spokesman for the museum in Washington said that playing the game inside a memorial to victims of Nazism was "extremely inappropriate". The Holocaust memori...


Dallas police chief: All armed protesters were suspects

Communications during the initial chaos of the shooting, as officers huddled behind cruisers and protesters scrambled for cover, indicated there were multiple s...


House approves bill blocking nuclear material purchases from Iran

In a bid to help integrate Iran into the global economic system, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in recent months has said businesses should not use U.S. S...


Labour leadership hopeful Owen Smith vows to push for second EU referendum

He accused some on the right of the party of acting in a way which could "split" Labour . "But I hope and I expect it will be me". But others are equally as ...


Stimulus hope lifts Nikkei again, other Asian markets tepid

The Japanese economy came out of a prolonged deflationary spiral after Abe took office in 2013. Japan's shares also rose as the government prepares measures t...


Clinton, Sanders supporters rally outside Portsmouth event

Sanders connected with the youth demographic who didn't feel they could trust Clinton despite her resume. "There's more potential for her to gain in the comin...


Some Illinois Trump Delegates Skipping Convention In Protest Of State Republican Party

Noticeably absent from a speaker list obtained by The Associated Press early Thursday are the athletes and A-List celebrities that Trump's team has long suggest...


Swiss aid workers evacuated from South Sudan

The president says the troops are "equipped for combat". He added that 130 more personnel were being sent to Djibouti to stand ready for deployment if necessa...


Zimbabwe pastor charged with trying to overthrow government

The earlier charge against his had to do with inciting public violence until the prosecutor amended it to include attempting to overthrow the Robert Mugabe-le...


US sends Marines to South Sudan to protect Americans

Dlamini-Zuma observed that it is unfortunate that instead of the citizens of South Sudancelebrating their five years of independence, they are barricaded in the...


Open carry law will be upheld during convention

The proposed change to the convention rules is expected to be considered Thursday or Friday by the convention's Rules Committee, which is meeting in Cleveland ...


Turkey detains 13 over airport attack

Relatives mourn as they gather around the Turkish flag-draped coffin of Habibullah Sefer , one of the victims killed Tuesday at the blasts in Istanbul's A...


China Rejects Tribunal Ruling, Vows to Defend South China Sea Claims

Chinese President Xi Jinping rejected the ruling and said "China's territorial sovereignty and maritime interests in the South China Sea " will not be affected...


Sanders supporters grapple with Clinton endorsement

There was also a younger Sanders supporter shouting "Never Hillary", as well as mentions of the FBI investigation into Clinton's email server, while sitting nex...


United Nations chief calls for 'maximum restraint' to avoid further violence

Protesters entered four police stations and pickets and looted 40 weapons, including AK-47 rifles, one light machine gun, magazines and several rounds of ammuni...


The virtual world of 'Pokemon Go' is already reshaping the real one

The head of marketing for Pokemon Go at Niantic Labs, Archit Bhargava, recently expressed his desire to see a similar concept applied to the popular TV show. ...


A win is a win: Pyne reaffirms victory as Turnbull considers frontbench

Turnbull later welcomed Shorten's offer to find "common ground", underlining the need for "goodwill in this new parliament". While the Coalition will hold a n...


AirAsia places order for 100 A321neos

Boeing is also waving what it calls the "middle of the market" sector, trying to hook airlines on to what could lead to the development of a new aircraft if the...


India, Tanzania to step up energy, food security cooperation

He also said he condemned those taking his comments "out of context" and using it for instigating violence. Modi's visit is expected to help reduce a huge tra...


Top House Democrat urges colleagues to oppose GOP Iran bills

The deal came into effect in January. Analysts from the Institute for Science and International Security warned in May that the USA decision to purchase 32 me...


Obama Talks About Race And Police ... Again

What Brown knows, how he has trained his officers and what he pleaded for in the face of a awful terrorist act, is "this must stop, this divisiveness between ou...


Tour de France: Nairo Quintana admits stage 11 was a 'difficult day'

Froome, 31, and his Sky lieutenant Thomas were the only riders to react and quickly bridged over to the front two. Sagan won the sprint finish ahead of Froome...


New UK cabinet best suited to deliver Brexit-lite

There will be arguments in the coming days of course about how that role will compare and possibly pull against the newly created "minister for Brexit", a role ...


Froome in yellow as Tour de France peloton leaves Pyrenees

Fun fact: Mont Ventoux, famous for its lunar-like emptiness near the summit, was once entirely forested, until Napoleon removed all the trees to build ships i...


Ramaphosa condemns South Sudan violence

Speaking to reporters Monday, Ban also called for additional sanctions against South Sudan leaders who have blocked the existing peace deal and the "fortifyin...


Memorial services for fallen Dallas officers

Anthony police. Lorne Ahrens before the funeral services in Plano, Texas on Wednesday. Dallas Police Department's Sr. Cpl. At a local area church, thousands...


Sky Poll: Public Wants Theresa May As PM

The Home Secretary received 199 votes - well over half of the 330 Tory MPs - while Mrs Leadsom won the backing of 84 MPs and Mr Gove just 46. The electorate's...