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Theresa May becomes new British PM after meeting Queen at Buckingham Palace

Theresa May has been appointed the UK's second female Prime Minister in a private audience with the Queen at which she was invited to form a Government. Israel...


ANN COULTER: Here's who Donald Trump should pick as his running mate

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says the unusually charged delivery of his speech introducing Donald Trump this week was a preview of what's to come if he is chosen...


Campaign for Mosul in Iraq to get 560 more US troops

US commanders plan to use the base, Qayara Airfield West, as a staging area to provide logistical support to Iraqi forces as they try to retake Mosul. They will...


Obama condemns 'horrific' truck attack in France

Local legislator Eric Ciotti told France Info radio more probably had died. "We are in a war with terrorists who want to strike us at any price and in a very ...


India accuses Pakistan of fanning terrorism in Kashmir Valley

So far the death toll from clashes between Indian troops and protesters in the region has risen to 34 amid growing protests despite imposition of an indefinite ...


British PM May gets down to work under Brexit pressure

Seen as a tough, competent and intensely private person, already being compared to Germany's Angela Merkel , she must now try to limit the damage to British tr...


British PM May gets down to work under Brexit pressure

Seen as a tough, competent and intensely private person, already being compared to Germany's Angela Merkel , she must now try to limit the damage to British tr...


As Cameron moves out, the cat stays put at 10 Downing Street

A statement from the palace says the monarch met with Cameron , who formally resigned the office before handing over to his successor, Theresa May. But today t...


Britain on course for woman PM

The Conservative Party has whittled its selection of prime minister down to two women, guaranteeing Britain's first female leader since "Iron Lady" Margaret Th...


Medved: Donald Trump about to make one of his 'best choices'

In November, a family bound for IN was stopped by state officials there, and ultimately wound up coming to New Haven. Earlier on Thursday, a Trump adviser cauti...


How A 'Nightmare' Law Could Make Sharing Passwords Illegal

This has been interpreted to mean that you can not log in to your ex, best friend or even parents' Netflix account for a " House of Cards " chill moment. A ...


Donald Trump selects Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his VP running mate

Pence, a Christian Conservative with longstanding ties to the Tea Party, isn't the most recognizable choice for Trump, although he has a long career in politics...


UK: Theresa May fires ministers in cabinet reshuffle

Yesterday, Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Mr Johnson's appointment as his British counterpart shows that the new government is seriou...


Theresa May to become UK leader amid unsettling uncertainty

Shortly afterwards, her office announced that May had appointed Boris Johnson, the former London mayor who led the Brexit campaign, foreign secretary in her n...


Cameron leaves Downing St to tender resignation

Mrs May had served as Home Secretary since 2010 and yesterday met the Queen and was made Prime Minister after her predecessor David Cameron resigned in the wa...


US in front of queue for Britain, says new foreign minister Johnson

He said he had received a call from US Secretary of State John Kerry, who called for " more Britain abroad". She replaced him with Philip Hammond, the former...


Possible Trump VP Pick On Abortion: Women Must Have 'Right Of Choice'

Trump and Clinton are tied with 40% support each in a hypothetical head-to-head match-up, the latest New York Times/CBS News poll showed. The numbers were ...


Baron Hill drops out of Senate race, clearing path for Evan Bayh

And, the stakes are far too high in this election not to put my country above my own political ambitions. Sen. Dan Coats, the incumbent Republican, is retirin...


World reacts to new UK Foreign Secretary

His warnings about Brexit's consequences on the economy led many "Leave" campaigners to accuse him of scaremongering. The unusually sharp rhetoric from Johnso...


Interest rates on hold after cut gossip

However the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee has signalled most of its members expect monetary policy will be "loosened in August" failing a return to more norm...


John Stones set to join for £53m

While the most expensive English player is Raheem Sterling , who moved to Man City from Liverpool for £49m in 2015. Stones, who turned 22 at the end of May, ...


French truck attack leaves 'scene of horror'

Police shot and killed the driver, and say they are treating the incident as a criminal attack. VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty ImagesEDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / P...


Philip May: Who is the UK Prime Minister's husband?

Pressed by the show's host, Kirsty Young, for her first impressions, Theresa said only: "I quite liked him". Philip May was president of the Oxford Union, a pos...


Top US envoy Kerry calls new British colleague Johnson

Johnson-whom some have likened to Donald Trump-ultimately supported the Leave campaign ahead of the U.K.'s referendum last month and compared the European Uni...


Nabam Tuki Trust Vote On Saturday, BJP Actions Arunachal Game-Plan

A constitution bench unanimously quashed Arunachal Pradesh governor J P Rajkhowa's decision to advance the Assembly session from 14 January 2016 to 16 December ...


Lottery Official Says No Mega Millions Winner

Tuesday's winning numbers were 29, 46, 53, 64, 73 and a Mega Ball of 10. The pair split the jackpot with winners from California and Tennessee, and received a o...


Pakistan's efforts against terrorism unquestionable: FO

No amount of parsing and justification on the part of Pakistan is going to change it", External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said in his weekly me...


Obama: Country will experience tensions for quite some time

President Barack Obama said police and black community representatives found no solutions Wednesday to ease tensions after a spate of shootings, saying the coun...


US Plans Joint Ops With Russia In Syria

Speaking to NBC News in Damascus , Assad insisted Putin and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had never raised the issue of his departure or a political...


Pokemon Go will print even more money with sponsored locations

While enjoying the game , the user is exposed to many threats and introduces whole new categories of life risks, the firm said , adding that Pokemon Go's...


Tim Tebow to speak at upcoming Republican National Convention

He says he says similar concerns about the Democratic convention to be held in Philadelphia. FBI Director James Comey said there will be "hundreds of people...


Mike Pence accepts Donald Trump's offer for VP spot

Thanks to social media and 24/7 news, speculation about Trump's running mate hit fever pitch as the Republican nominee-in-waiting was reportedly deciding ...


Mike Pence accepts Donald Trump's offer for Vice President spot

He knew this was an important decision ". As governor he has signed bills making it harder for women in IN to have abortions, with in the second U.S. "It...


United States sends troops to South Sudan to protect Americans

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will arrive in Kigali on Friday for talks on South Sudan with African leaders, his spokesman Stephane Dujarric said. Zhang ...


Beijing faces S.China Sea rebuke at Europe-Asia summit

The tribunal said China had violated the Philippines' sovereign rights and had caused "severe harm to the coral reef environment" by building artificial islan...


On Bastille Day, storming fans spark chaos at Tour de France

Chris Froome kept hold of the Tour de France race leader's yellow jersey despite a crash with a motorcycle on Thursday (July 14) that threatened to wreck his ra...


Fresno police release shooting video, hoping for calm but fearing backlash

EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT - In this image made from a June 25, 2016, police body-camera video released by Fresno Police Department , a police officer points a ...


Cat belongs to the house, says David Cameron

Image copyright AFP Image caption When will Theresa May hold an election? 'Whether it's led by Tony Blair, Gordon Brown or Jeremy Corbyn, when Labour pros...


Twitter lights up after Trump reportedly taps Pence as veep

But that didn't quell activists' criticism of the law, nor did it boost Pence's tanking approval ratings. Pence later signed an amendment to the law protecting ...


Dallas shooter taunted police, left message in own blood before being killed

Brown, who is black, said Monday his family had received death threats following last week's shooting. The chief said the protest had initially been planned...


China Says Philippines Claims In South China Sea Are 'Baseless'

The announcement came right after the tribunal ruled on Beijing's claims in the South China Sea. However, China has refused to participate in the hearings and...


New Prime Minister decides new cabinet

Sources say the negotiations which will begin soon will be polite but firm from Britain's side. May gave the farming ministry to Andrea Leadsom, another Brexi...


Bombings kill 12 in Iraqi capital

Police say two separate bombings in Baghdad on July 13 killed four civilians and wounded 16. A medical official confirmed the casualties. All officials spok...


May oficially new British prime minister

She said that Britain will forge "a bold new positive role" in the world, outside of the European Union. She is expected to quickly unveil a new Cabinet l...


Supreme Court restores status quo in Arunachal, Congress govt. reinstated [Read judgment]

In a dramatic move, Nabam Tuki on Wednesday took charge as Arunachal Pradesh chief minister at Arunachal Bhawan in New Delhi , hours after the Supreme Court ...


Cyclist Froome forced to run up part of Mont Ventoux

Froome tried to ride on but his bike was broken and he started running up the climb as he waited for his team vehicle to catch up and give him a new bike. Desp...


Unable to stop Syria's war, US offers Russia new partnership

The United States will offer Russian Federation its military cooperation in Syria against the terrorist groups Islamic State (ISIS) and Al-Nosra (the local bran...


Valeant Pharma: Former CEO Michael Pearson Trims Ownership Position In Company

Sequoia Fund (SEQUX ) said the 80% fall in Valeant's shares through June 30th "badly penalized our results", helping produce a negative return of 13.2% return ...


Israeli defense chief blocks peace mission to West Bank

Sami Abu Zuhri, a Hamas spokesman in Gaza, called the lawsuit an Israeli attempt to blackmail Facebook and accused Israel of trying to turn the social net...


UK Labour lawmaker Owen Smith says to run for party leadership

The ruling will come as a major blow to the majority of Labour's politicians at Westminster who are desperate to overthrow him. Yasmin Qureshi has refused to ...