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Dallas Shooter Micah Xavier Johnson Had Weapons At Home, Was Lone Shooter

Police said he had no previous criminal history. Mark Hughes said he spoke to police after being identified as a suspect and brought in for questioning. The...


Canada Post lockout notice extended until Monday

The two-tiered pay structure has been in place since 2003, but the union is now asking for it to be changed so rural carriers are paid the same hourly wage as t...


May and Leadsom make shortlist to become UK's next Prime Minister

Under Conservative Party rules, the two remaining candidates will now face a vote by the party membership. Two Conservative Party activists said some of...


North Korea 'test-fires submarine-launched ballistic missile'

The deployment decision for THAAD was announced hours after North Korea angrily reacted to new USA sanctions on leader Kim Jong Un and other top officials for...


Not just Saddam: Other strongmen who have received Trump's praise

Trump said of Hussein that he did not talk to them about their rights and did not talk to them at all. "But you know what he did well?" "But he was damn go...


United Nations officials releases Middle East Quartet report

Netanyahu welcomed the quartet's criticism of the Palestinians' failure to renounce violence but said the report "perpetuates the myth that Israeli construction...


Nintendo shares surge on hopes for new Pokemon mobile game

Since its launch late Wednesday in the United States, the title has shot up to claim the No. 1 free app ranking in Apple's US iTunes store. It launched in Aus...


Hillary Clinton is interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

But Ms Lynch insisted that she, as a political appointee, will not overrule investigators or otherwise interfere in the legal process regarding the probe, and t...


30 arrests as police clash with rioters in Zimbabwe capital

The nation's economy collapsed in February 2009 and the currency became virtually worthless. So the economy now runs on imported USA dollars and South African r...


Multi-pronged probe into speeches, "online sermons" of Zakir Naik

The government has been monitoring Naik's speeches ever since media reports claimed that the Islamic preacher inspired some of the militants who took hostages...


Modi meets Mozambique National Assembly President

The Indian diaspora is an important presence among the population of South Africa and PM Modi wishes to address such congregations in Johannesburg and Durban in...


5 soldiers killed in shooting in S Sudan capital

Troops from both sides, as well as other security organizations, like the police, have reportedly gone without salaries for months, and promise after promise fa...


China releases assistant to rights lawyer after 1 year

The Tianjin police declined to comment when contacted by telephone. She was formally arrested in January and charged with state subversion. "It has been both a ...


Dhaka cops admit to killing cafe hostage

Bangladesh's police chief A.K.M. Shahidul Haque said authorities would be interrogating two men, including a suspected militant, who were detained during Satu...


Hold China accountable on Intl tribunals order on SCS

In the call initiated by Kerry, Wang "urged the United States to honor its commitment to not to take sides on issues related to sovereign disputes, to be prud...


Dallas police killer was loner, followed black militants

He said authorities started stopping them and interviewing them. The strategy opens a new chapter in the escalating use of remote and semi-autonomous devices ...


Prince George Just Made His Cutest Outing Yet

Taking after his mother's place as a style icon, Prince George was dressed in a classic white polo shirt, navy blue shorts with coordinating blue sandals. She w...


The Bomb Robot That Delivered A Bomb

Police detonated a bomb robot to kill Johnson after they cornered him in a garage early Friday morning - an unprecedented technique for American law enforcement...


Noone Can Equate India With Pakistan Over NPT, Says Vikas Swarup

Ireland, Austria and New Zealand are also reported to have expressed their opposition to India's membership. "In the absence of NPT as a political and legal b...


Dallas gun-rights activist says he was defamed by police ID

Later in the afternoon, Sacramento Police Chief Sam Somers Jr. - whose family members served in law enforcement for 50 years - said the Dallas mass shooting w...


Baltimore cop chooses trial by judge in Freddie Gray's death

Police commissioner Anthony Batts was sacked and replaced with his deputy, Kevin Davis. Detective Dawnyell Taylor testified that Dr. Carol Allen had called Gray...


Dallas PD: Shooting suspect wanted to 'kill white officers'

Johnson was killed by a bomb robot-detonated by police . Bomb-making materials, weapons and ammunition were found in his home, police said. A model for polic...


Barack Obama to visit Dallas early next week

Obama will return to Washington Sunday night, a day earlier than planned, skipping a stop in Seville. "The President has accepted an invitation from Dallas...


Minnesota governor: Philando Castile would still be alive if he weren't black

Reynolds says they were pulled over for a broken tail light. As she spoke calmly into the camera letting viewers know what had just transpired, the critically w...


Kenney to make 'important announcement' Wednesday

The former Conservative cabinet minister said in Edmonton he would also let his name stand in any race to pick a leader for a newly formed party. "A second ND...


Black driver Castile wouldn't be dead if he were white: Minnesota governor

Castile was the second black man in two days fatally shot by USA police. Castile was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center where he was later pronounced...


Pistorius sentenced to six years for murder

She insisted public opinion on a case which has attracted global scrutiny could not play a part in sentencing and she had to be fair to all parties. "Although...


Tenn. Sen. Corker takes himself out of Trump VP consideration

Flores quoted Trump as saying: "I'm going to make you proud". "He thinks he has the ability", Hardy said. Rep. Chris Collins, a big backer, said he blamed Tru...


Donald Trump would tear the country apart with his hate

Trump asked the crowd. Mr. Trump topped it all off with a risky promise: that he will "bring our jobs back" by renegotiating or tearing up trade deals. "The...


Malcolm Turnbull takes 'full responsibility' for Coalition campaign performance

In sharp contrast to an angry speech in the hours after the vote, he acknowledged there was a swing against his Liberal/National coalition , but said general v...


Iraq's Interior Minister Announces Resignation

Two people were killed in that assault. In a statement issued on Thursday, Health Minister Adila Hamoud said the identities of 177 people killed in the bomb...


'BJP is bothered more about me than Zakir Naik'

Zakir Naik is being scrutinised in every aspect. A senior Home Ministry official said that though IRF, registered at Zohra Manzil, SVP Road, Mumbai, claimed i...


Killer linked to US Army Reserve

There were a total of 12 officers shots and two civilians. Five officers are dead and six injured after shots were fired at a protest against police shootings...


Korea's submarine-launched missile test fails

The decision to deploy THAAD is the latest move to squeeze the increasingly isolated North Korea, but China worries the system's radar will be able to track its...


North Korea fires submarine-based ballistic missile: South Korea

South Korea and the United States said on Friday they had chose to deploy an advanced missile defence system with the us military stationed in South Korea to...


Obama says he respects Britain's decision to leave EU

Britain has been a major military player in USA -led campaigns against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, an active ally on the ground in Afghanistan an...


Over 15000 evacuated as super typhoon hits Taiwan

More than 15,000 people were evacuated. Li Wei-sen, Taiwan's Central Emergency Operations Center spokesman, said by phone that the typhoon was packing winds...


Canada Post Extends Lockout Notice

The Crown Corporation issued a statement last night announcing that its previous 72-hour deadline, originally set to expire tomorrow, would now last through t...


Eight CRPF troopers killed, 22 injured in LeT fidayeen attack in Kashmir

Vir Singh was among the eight men who died on Saturday when a pair of terrorists from the Lashkar-e-Taiba in Pakistan attacked a convoy of the Central Reserve P...


Centex chiefs speak on Dallas shootings

In truth, Thursday night's march in Dallas , to protest the shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota, was markedly peaceful, so much so that police officers pose...


Governor: Black driver in Minnesota wouldn't be dead if he were white

Protestors gathered outside the governor's home in St. Paul after the shooting. His final minutes were live-streamed by his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, who wa...


President Obama Cuts Europe Trip Short, Will Visit Dallas Next Week

He will attend meetings in Warsaw Saturday, as scheduled, before heading on to Spain, where his itinerary includes meetings with Spanish leaders and a visit wit...


Nothing to fear? Rio Olympic Games police reinforcements come under gunfire

Rowers, sailors and other athletes are taking precautions such as washing down oars while training and competing in Rio. Interim President Michel Temer has so...


Beyonce 'Stop Killing Us' Lash Out At Police Shooting Of Alton Sterling

Later in the day, Beyonce asked for a moment of silence at a concert in Glasgow, Scotland to honor victims of police violence , hundreds of whose names were ...


Dallas gunman 'wanted to kill white people'

I hope the city of Dallas and state of Texas stands together and we will get through all of this". Dallas Police's use of a robot to kill a man suspected of s...


Obama, Putin push for progress on political transition in Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law on July 4 a bill on the so called fan-ID, which will allow foreign visitors to enter Russia without visas for m...


U.S. Women's Open: Lydia Ko climbs leader board

She sure made it look that way when she became the fifth golfer to shoot a round of 8-under par at the U.S. Women's Open on Thursday, making 10 birdies on the w...


Theatres collaborate on commemoration of the Somme

Dr John Paddock, curator of the Mercian Regiment Museum, said: "One hopes it will mark the sacrifice of the young men of Worcestershire". A parade and church ...


Race for Britain's prime minister down to Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom

The victor will replace Prime Minister David Cameron, who announced his resignation after Britain voted last month to leave the European Union. The comments i...


Robot's role in killing Dallas shooter is a first

The suspect who disrupted the protest and the nation with gunfire reportedly said he wanted to murder white police officers before Dallas police killed him ...