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Donald Trump Reportedly Taps Mike Pence As His Vice Presidential Running Mate

Mike Pence. CBS News and the Capitol Hill newspaper Roll Call also reported Trump had chosen Pence, citing unidentified people, while the Washington Po...


Labour donor to launch legal challenge against Corbyn leadership ballot

An ongoing meeting of the ruling national executive committee is considering stopping union affiliates who have joined in the past six months from taking part i...


Militant with United States bounty walks free in Pakistan

This has given India encouragement and because of this the killings and violence will be increased in area. "We are very concerned about the deaths of the pro...


EU's Juncker pushes May for Brexit talks 'soon'

Mr. Li called on the European Union to "fulfill its commitment" under the World Trade Organization to grant China market-economy status 15 years after its 200...


See Mike Pence's Career in Photos

Trump and his new running mate will make their first appearance as a team Friday in NY. Sources had earlier told Reuters that Trump was leaning toward Pence...


Owen Smith joins race to replace Jeremy Corbyn

Liu insisted , "Do not turn the South China Sea into a cradle of war". Then Owen Smith , another Labour MP who, unlike Ms Eagle, had opposed the Iraq war, a...


Drama, comedy series Emmy nominations announced

Simpson: American Crime Story and Fargo were the second and third-most nominated shows. Finally, it has also been confirmed that Beyonce's TV movie " Le...


Two Men Fall Down Cliff While Playing 'Pokemon Go'

They were taken to a hospital with moderate injuries. The incident is one of many global news items relating to Pokemon Go since the launch of the virtual rea...


Vietnam protests China's activities in South China Sea

President Xi said the ruling issued by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in the case which the Philippines unilaterally initiated is not binding o...


Australian PM's conservative coalition claims victory in election

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has declared victory in the 2016 federal election, putting an end to a chaotic race that revealed growing divisions w...


French president sparks outrage over expensive hair-do

The staggering figure is only €5,000 a month less than Hollande himself is paid to run the whole country, according to a French news source . Israeli Prime M...


Pay panel award to boost consumption, raise savings: Ind-Ra

The increase is built around a 14.27 per cent hike in basic pay. Congress on Wednesday night accused the Modi government of "letting down" Central government ...


Graphic video of police fatally shooting unarmed teen released by police

Fresno police on Wednesday, July 13, released body-camera video of officers fatally shooting Noble, 19-year-old man who ignored repeated commands to stand still...


AG Lynch on Capitol Hill as GOP presses Clinton inquiry

Several told Lynch that the decision to not prosecute Clinton created the impression that the Justice Department has a "double standard" when it comes to seas...


Labour leadership: Donor to challenge Corbyn ballot ruling

Asked why he had challenged Eagle for the leadership when many MPs want to see a single candidate against Corbyn , Smith said: "I think we need the next genera...


Even Newt Gingrich wonders: Is a Trump-Gingrich ticket just too bold?

Who would be best in terms of making the case and articulating the case for Donald Trump with a positive voice like you have? He mounted his own campaign for ...


Pakistan militant warns of Kashmir violence

One analyst, Long War Journal's Bill Roggio, went so far as to recommend even cutting off educational aid (which some lawmakers wanted retained), because, he ar...


AUC chair shocked by Burundi assassination

Mossi's family. The Chairperson further expressed her honest condolences to the family of the deceased, and to the people and Government of Burundi, as well a...


Amid South Sudan evacuations, some locals are turned back

Commercial flights to Juba remain cancelled though charter flights are evacuating hundreds of aid workers and other foreign c. Many aid workers can not get ...


Known for jokes, Johnson takes helm of diplomacy

Branding him a liar, a coward or a joker, Europe's political class greeted Eurosceptic Boris Johnson's appointment as Britain's foreign minister with a chor...


Led by Patrick Reed, Americans rule again at Royal Troon

What we saw on Thursday at Royal Troon in the first round of The Open Championship looked more like the John Deere Classic than it did an Open. The last six...


Trump to announce VP pick Friday morning in NYC

Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort tweeted: "Re: @realDonaldTrump VP selection, a decision will be made in the near future and the announcement will be tomor...


Obama marks anniversary of nuke deal; GOP aims to undermine

The Iran Nuclear Deal will reach its one year anniversary on Thursday; however, it still appears to be fragile . Six months later, on January 16 of this ye...


PPA Demands Fresh Floor Test for Tuki

Earlier in January this year, in what many would term as a weird and sensational turn of events, the central government had told the Supreme Court that the "rec...


Oil prices rise but oversupply concerns remain

The 14-member cartel, which provides about one-third of the world's crude, has squeezed competitors in recent months by keeping the taps open , saying June pro...


Who is speaking at the 2016 Republican National Convention?

Instead, it features some of Trump's eclectic collection of friends, celebrities and relatives, from his Slovenian supermodel wife to professional golfer Natali...


Auschwitz: No Pokemon Go

He added that the makers of the game had already been contacted, and asked "not to allow the site of Auschwitz Memorial and other similar sites to be included...


Severe weather moving into the Quad City area

The high temperature in Milwaukee Wednesday was 88, 8 degrees higher than normal for July 12, according to the weather service. A severe thunderstorm watch is...


South Sudan evacuations continue; some locals turned back

A convoy of around 50 trucks escorted by machine gun-mounted armoured vehicles crossed the Ugandan border at Nimule to open up a secure corridor for fleeing civ...


US Proposal to Russian Federation on Syria Cooperation Includes Joint Headquarters

But even some of Kerry's own State Department subordinates question why their boss is trying to move forward, meeting on Thursday with Russian President Vladimi...


Kerry to propose Moscow to synchronize operations against terrorists in Syria

But in taking out Nusra forces, the US says Russian Federation also has killed hundreds of moderate, anti-Assad fighters and civilians — undermining chances f...


Cambodian charged with murder in government critic's killing

Premeditated murder would be punished by a life imprisonment while illegal possession of weapon would invvite jail from six months to three years. "In the cas...


Lynch fends off GOP grilling on decision not to prosecute Clinton

The State Department also revealed in its brief that it has asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation to turn over several thousand work-related emails that inv...


Clinton, Trump Tied Nationwide Going Into Conventions

Trustworthiness has become a central issue in Clinton's campaign in the days since FBI Director James Comey was highly critical of her use of a private email ...


Theresa May Is Britain's New Prime Minister

This means that the complex process of extricating Britain from the European Union will be led by someone who favoured a vote to remain in last month's member...


Trump nears VP decision, candidates on standby for decision

Trump has no publicly listed schedule or events today, so it is unclear with whom he'll meet the day before his big announcement. On Wednesday Mr Trump, his...


May names Johnson Foreign Minister

She promised to lead a "one-nation" government dedicated to social justice and making "Britain a country that works for everyone". She will also attempt to unit...


Dallas Police Chief To Young Black Men: We're Hiring

In addition to killing five police officers, he also wounded nine others and two civilians . Brown also defended the police decision to use a bomb to kill Jo...


'NI stronger' as Cameron takes PMQs for last time

Embattled Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn asked fairly typical questions about homelessness, housing and zero hours contract, while also saluting Mr Cameron's achie...


U.S., Russia Working On A Plan To Coordinate Bombing In Syria

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who was to discuss the proposal in Moscow Thursday, declined to comment. "The U.N. has not designated those groups are for...


Infineon to buy Cree's Wolfspeed for $850 million

The deal is still subject to approval from shareholder and regulators. "This will accelerate the market introduction of these innovative technologies, addressin...


Mohammad Amir set to return to Test cricket after five years

Mohammad Amir will hope to put the 2010 spot-fixing scandal behind him once and for all when he returns to the scene of the crime in the first Test against En...


Death toll from Baghdad blast rises to more than 281

At least 192 people were wounded, the officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity as they were not authorized to talk to reporters. And Inam al-Zubaidi...


England vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq set to finally realise Lord's dream

Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez , Shan Masood , Azhar Ali , Younis Khan , Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Asad Shafiq , Sarfraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper), Wahab Riaz , Mo...


To seek peace in Syria, US offers to cooperate with Russia

And he told the State Department guests: "You have my word - all of you - that we will continue doing everything that we can to alleviate the suffering in Syr...


Station master takes blame for deadly Italy train crash

Pope Francis has expressed his grief over yesterday's train collision which killed 23 people in the southern Italian region of Puglia. "But I'm a victim too". I...


Obama will leave 8400 troops in Afghanistan through end of his term

US President Barack Obama delivers a statement on Afghanistan with Defense Secretary Ashton Carter (L) at the White House in Washington, DC, on July 6, 2016. ...


Donald Trump Names Mike Pence, Indiana Governor, as Vice Presidential Pick

Trump's political views on a range of issues, from worldwide trade to abortion rights, have morphed from a liberal stance to a conservative one. Pence is seen...


Speaker Paul Ryan Reverses Course As House Will Vote On Gun Legislation

He said lawmakers will also vote on buttressing mental health programs. The votes will come in the wake of House Democrats, led by Rep. John Lewis, staging a ...


Clinton says Trump corrupts party of abolitionist Lincoln

The New York Times/CBS poll, calling Clinton "wounded" by the scandal, showed 67 percent of voters think she's not honest and trustworthy, representing a 5-poin...