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US boosts aid to Syria war-affected by $439 million

But beyond reaching out to Russian Federation, the administration has few other options right now. Assad's fate is a major obstacle in efforts to bring about ...


China risks 'outlaw' status if it rejects South China Sea ruling - lawyer

China routinely carries out exercises in the South China Sea. Despite Beijing's non-appearance in proceedings of The UN Arbitral Tribunal that heard the P...


Congress passes aviation bill to close airport security gaps

Security improvements such as expansion of the Transportation Security Administration's pre-check program, an emphasis on risk assessments and red team tests, a...


Barack Obama urges greater respect, understanding after shootings

Protests erupted throughout the America's major cities this week in the wake of police shootings of two black men in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and St. Paul, Minnes...


Pro-Brexit Gove sacked from the British government

Mr Whittingdale wished his successor "every success", while Ms Morgan said she was "disappointed" not to be continuing as education secretary and minister for w...


Donald Trump Questions Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's 'Mental Capacity'

The liberal justice made similar remarks to The Associated Press and The New York Times in recent days. When asked about the escalating face-off, White Ho...


Justine Greening 'cheerful and upbeat' as she tells staff of education vision

Several teaching groups and campaigners have called on Ms Morgan to resign in recent weeks, with a Change.org petition attracting thousands of signatures asking...


Nicky Morgan sacked as education secretary in reshuffle

Liz Truss, who previously headed the environment department, was named as Justice Secretary, while former International Development Secretary Justine Greening w...


APNewsBreak: Half of arrestees where Castile died are black

We saw, witnesses saw the cops extricating it from his pocket after he had been shot. Video of the shooting shows an officer pulling Sterling over the hood ...


Mafia, è morto ad 83 anni il famigerato boss Bernardo Provenzano

Era ricercato dal 9 maggio 1963, dopo l'ennesimo agguato della faida fra la cosca di Luciano Liggio , di cui faceva parte, e quella del dottore Michele Navarr...


Pokemon Go's digital popularity is also warping real life

Much to museum officials' dismay, the somber landmark has been disrupted in recent days by Pokemon Go players drawn to the location by the augmented reality mo...


Wyoming back on Doak Walker Award list

Walker, a sixth-year senior, participated in nine contests and started once last season, rushing for 394 yards and six touchdowns on 90 carries. Four of Walker'...


In video, California man ignores police demands and is shot

Officers reportedly suspected the teenager of having a gun - in reality, he had a four-inch, transparent plastic receptacle containing clay, Fresno Police Chief...


Britain's top diplomat: Boris Johnson is May's surprise choice for Foreign Secretary

Johnson's first full day in his new office starts on Thursday. Not only do the appointments appear to reflect a desire to unite her party around the outcome of ...


Station master says delays caused confusion before crash

But he was adamant he was not the only one at fault. They said human error is the main line of inquiry as the cause of the crash. The rail line north of Bar...


Trump catches Clinton in poll after email scandal

Sixty-seven percent of voters now say Clinton is not honest and trustworthy, up from 62 percent last month and the highest percentage this election cycle. Gin...


Bernie Sanders Makes His Last Stand With Democratic Platform

Furthermore, 60 percent of Sanders primary supporters say that there is at least a 75 percent chance that they end up supporting Clinton in November while jus...


Katter announces support for Coalition

But she has agreed to meet the Prime Minister this morning to continue the discussion that he opened when he called on Sunday morning to acknowledge her re-elec...


Housing Market Suffers Slump Post-Brexit Vote

Surveyors are now expecting prices to dip in the coming three months. Price growth expectations have also softened with 14% of respondents projecting growth i...


Attorney General meets PM, says Cong govt to be restored in Arunachal

This is the first time that the apex court has restored a State government dismissed by the Centre by imposing President's rule under Article 356 of the Constit...


Queen opens Prince William's air ambulance base before meeting Theresa May

They went there so the Queen could officially open the charity's new operating base, the Egerton-Smith Centre. Thanks for having us @EastAngliAirAmb ! The pr...


North Carolina AG says body camera law needs fixing

Civil libertarians and social justice activists said the law will make it more hard to hold officers accountable. He said during the signing ceremony that l...


South China Sea: US-China discuss arbitration over phone

Armed Forces' contingency measures amid the escalating tension in the region before the ruling. On Thursday, Wang warned that an approach involving unilateral...


Ind. Gov. Pence, Trump get together, discuss America's future

Hours later, Newt Gingrich , another finalist, was seen with Trump's entourage at a downtown Indianapolis hotel. Jeff Sessions , who is said to be advising ...


Delhi Court Finds 3 Men Guilty of Abducting And Murdering Jigisha

The police had recovered the body near Surajkund in Haryana. The three accused - Amit Shukla, Baljeet Malik and Ravi Kapoor - are also accused in the killing ...


Dadri lynching: Court orders FIR against Akhlaq's family for cow slaughter

Akhlaq was lynched by a mob in Bisada village in September 2015 over rumours that he had killed a calf and eaten its meat. Ram Sharan Nagar, the counsel of th...


Ohio's Ken Blackwell to Conservatives: No Chris Christie for VP

That kept Trump in IN longer than he expected after campaigning with Pence and setting off a last-minute scramble of high-profile travelers to the Hoosier State...


Paul Ryan: Trump Needs to 'Clean Up' His Tweets

The campaign said 94 percent of more than 400,000 donors gave less than $200. Trump's fundraising total for June is impressive, considering he raised just o...


No plans to peace effort with the Taliban

Those rules now allow USA commanders to use American air power for offensive missions against the Taliban and to send troops to fight alongside regular Afghan...


Boris Johnson appointed Britain's foreign minister

France's foreign minister has said his newly-appointed British counterpart, Boris Johnson , is a liar with "his back against the wall". On Wednesday May's ...


Indiana governor rumoured for Trump VP

But despite his image as confident boardroom manager who delighted in decisively telling unfortunate saps "You're Fired", Trump has seemingly found the real-lif...


Clinton lead over Trump narrowing

Last week Congressman Earl L. Carter made a speech formally endorsing Trump for president, and many republicans have shown their support for Trump . Acco...


Nabam Tuki takes charge as CM at Arunachal Bhavan in Delhi

A day after the apex court quashed "message and direction" issued by Arunachal Pradesh Governor J P Rajkhowa, the Centre has said that it would only advice th...


China sends another warning to USA over South China Sea

China, by not participating in and not accepting the so-called arbitration, is in fact upholding worldwide laws and rules and safeguarding the United Nations Co...


Syria's Assad says he doesn't know who killed Marie Colvin

Answering a question on how Moscow assesses previous harsh statements that Boris Johnson made about the Russian president, Peskov said that Johnson "at his prev...


Rep. Goodlatte Grills Attorney General Loretta Lynch

Again and again Tuesday, Republican lawmakers demanded answers as to why the Justice Department is not prosecuting Clinton, the presumptive Democratic president...


Theresa May becomes Britain's 76th prime minister

Ms May, who also argued for a remain vote , will become the second woman to ever hold the post of prime minister. Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips, reporting fr...


Syria's Assad says Putin has not talked about political transition

Despite Kerry's describing two opposition groups as subgroups of DAESH and al-Qaida, the USA persistently separates the PKK and its Syrian affiliate, the Demo...


Theresa May unveiling New Cabinet: Truss to justice, Gove, Morgan, Whittingdale out

Meanwhile, failed leadership candidate Stephen Crabb quit the Cabinet "in the best interests of my family", days after The Times reported that he had sent sexua...


Donald Trump To Announce Running Mate On Friday

Fox News Channel added to the speculation Tuesday when it said it had suspended its contributor agreement with Gingrich "due to the intense media speculation"...


US House Passes Bill To Block Purchases Of Heavy Water From Iran

McCarthy and Mr. Ryan that we could proceed and I thought we could create significant bipartisan votes proceeding in dealing with Iran", Hoyer told reporters. "...


Philadelphia Airport Workers Vote to Strike During Democratic Convention

By night's end, the vote was 461-5 in favor of the strike "of about 500 workers potentially working that day", Blust said. He said: "Baggage handlers, wheelchai...


Riot police at Zimbabwe court as protest organizer to appear

Over 100 were arrested and many injured. His #ThisFlag movement was one of several groups behind a strike on July 6 that brought much of the country to a ha...


Turkish Police Detain 13 Suspects in Connection with Istanbul Airport Attack

It said Sunday the total number of those detained in relation to the shooting and suicide attack at the airport is now 27. Three suspected Islamic State suici...


Brexit leader Boris Johnson appointed UK foreign minister

Six members of Prime Minister Theresa May's first cabinet were appointed yesterday night - with former Henley MP Boris Johnson a surprise arrival as foreign sec...


China warns against 'cradle of war' in sea

The Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Hague issued a verdict Tuesday in the case Philippines vs. China, siding with the Philippines on all counts and reje...


Madina bomber was 26-year-old Saudi national

However, a series of bombings and shootings claimed by the Islamic State group (IS) in Saudi Arabia since late 2014 has targeted minority Shiites as well as the...


Reports of a train and truck crash near Colac

July 13, 2016 - A truck and V/Line train crash at the Phalps Road rail crossing. 'It felt like an quake. Everything was shaking and rocking, ' Ms Thompson sai...


NJ Police Department and Many Others Give Safety Tips For Pokemon Go

Maybe in the future the new app will be, Go and Chill, where you can meet up with people with similar Pokemon interests for a date... Worldwide, the craze h...


Locals react to Sanders' endorsement of Clinton

There, there, pat on the back 5. While Clinton took only a few days to endorse Obama after the primaries in 2008, Sanders has held out for the past month, see...