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Why Ruth Bader Ginsburg regrets her Trump comments

Ginsburg said that she "can't imagine what the country would be - with Donald Trump as our president". "On reflection, my recent remarks in response to pres...


Conservatives close in on Australian government rule

The Coalition is now confident it can get to 76 seats as the election count stretches into the weekend - and the Labor leader, Bill Shorten, has also conceded ...


Pact said to join US, Russia forces in Syria

According to the Kremlin , Kerry and Putin did not directly discuss military cooperation between Moscow and Washington in Syria , and the two sides failed...


In progress Nice attack

Police identified the attacker as a 31-year-old Nice resident and said he had drawn a gun on them. The truck's windshield was riddled with bullets. No one h...


At least 84 dead in 'terrorist' Nice truck attack

In fact one of the attackers in Paris was heard shouting "This is for Syria". In all the recent terror attacks in France most of the attackers were either...


Obama Opens the Back Door to a Single-Payer Nationalized Health Plan

Well, it seems like the public option , a long coveted provision by liberal Democrats on health care is making a comeback. But in a "special communication" ...


Netanyahu under investigation by Israeli Attorney General

After Israel and Turkey ended a six-year rift last month and said they would start talks on energy supplies, Netanyahu publicly sent a message of reassurance to...


Line Jumps in Debut of 2016's Biggest Technology IPO

Line Corp ., a Japan-based global chat app operator, successfully debuted on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Friday following a strong start on Wall Street overnigh...


Man dead after exchanging gunfire with Baltimore officers

Gunfire was exchanged and the suspect was shot in the upper body. Police have not yet released the suspect's identity. Smith says it's unclear why the man b...


South China Sea ruling: China's defiance jeopardises intl arbitration

This development comes as Manila urged Beijing to respect a ruling by an arbitral tribunal at The Hague on Tuesday, which dismissed China's claim that it has ...


Bishop praises Boris Johnson for appointment

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Johnson, and both "agreed that the U.S. -U.K. special relationship is as essential as ever", said the State Departme...


Security in London being reviewed after Nice attack

Although the attacker has yet to be officially identified and no hostages were taken, French president Francois Hollande said in a televised statement: "The t...


Pakistan's "living saint" got the country's first state funeral in 30 years

He said Abdul Sattar Edhi was the most deserving person for the award of Nobel Prize as he served the miserable humanity without any discrimination. "He was h...


Leaked proposal: United States offering Russian Federation military pact in Syria

In Paris before heading to Moscow , Kerry did not deny the report, but refused to discuss the proposal in detail until he had been to the Kremlin . While th...


Boris Johnson named British foreign secretary

In Boris Johnson , Britain has appointed a liar with his back against the wall as its new Foreign Secretary at a time when somebody reliable is needed ...


'Unfortunate' accident stuns Tour, but Froome still leading

You can't host a bike race if you can't keep the crowd at bay. Some officials and eyewitnesses described it as a deliberate attack. France is reeling again af...


Justice Ginsburg's Criticism Of Trump Crossed The Line, Legal Experts Say

In reality, of course, Justice Ginsburg needn't have said anything at all in response to the criticism that her remarks generated. Ginsburg says in a statemen...


Interest Rates Kept On Hold By Bank At 0.5%

The Bank of England (BoE) has kept rates on hold and has also refrained from raising the stimulus package. The Bank of England refrained from cutting intere...


New poll shows Americans scared of their presidential options

Just 20 percent say he isn't racist and 7 percent said they didn't know. For Trump , 62 percent of those polled don't think he's honest and two-thirds believe ...


Michigan State football player involved in Draymond Green incident will transfer

A judge has agreed to move a hearing for Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green in his misdemeanor assault and battery case before he leaves next month for t...


World reacts to Nice 'terrorist' attack

Flags will be flown at half-mast from today, and a law extending increased powers for the police will be put before parliament next week, he said . Mr Hollan...


The CDC Wants Your Semen (If You've Had Zika)

Education: Health care providers are trying to educate people, especially pregnant women and women in childbearing years, on the infection that can cause birth...


Nice in shock after deadly truck attack on promenade

Spain's Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo, who was also attending the meeting in Mongolia, said he called his counterparts in France to express h...


Donald Trump postpones VP announcement, citing France attacks

He did not specify when the event would go forward. Campaign officials cautioned that the selection process remains fluid - and although they did not dispute ...


Canadian police warn of Pokemon Go risks

Sen. Franken, however, is still requesting additional information about how the game accesses users data. "When done appropriately, the collection and use o...


Newt: Deport Muslims in America who fail Shariah test An error occurred

Hours after a truck ran down and killed at least 80 people and injured scores more in Nice, Newt Gingrich called for a Muslim test. "When former House Speak...


Karen Bradley appointed culture secretary in cabinet reshuffle

There was speculation that DECC may be merged with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills after it handed back responsibility for post-school learni...


Hillary Clinton Test Runs a Potential VP

In Trump's case, however, it looks like a mere 6 percent of Black voters plan to support the GOP presidential nominee. Hispanic Catholics prefer Clinton to T...


Nice attack: what we know about the man behind the lorry massacre

He is lodged as a petty criminal in the police records and has been associated with crimes such as theft and violence. French authorities have named Mohamed La...


Obama Administration Reveals US Drone Strikes Killed Up To 116 Civilians

Seeking to create a precedent for his successor, Obama also signed an executive order that details USA policies to limit civilian casualties and makes pro...


UN Condemns 'Barbaric and Cowardly' Nice Attack

A woman was there, she lost her son. Police told residents of the city, located 30 km (20 miles) from the Italian border, to stay indoors as they conducted fu...


Tour de France to go ahead as planned following suspected terror attack

However an identity card was found in the cabin of the large white truck and the French media reported that it belonged to a Franco-Tunisian man, aged 31, who w...


84 dead in lorry attack in France

Ambassador Zeigler said "we must stand up and resist, as we did a year ago after the bad attacks in Paris; our people will keep on defending France's core...


South Sudan president calls on rival for peace

Last year, the violence in Unity State got so bad that it prompted a renewed worldwide push to force a peace deal between Kiir and Machar. There is no guarant...


Delhi: Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated

Eid-ul-Fitr which marks the end of one month of fasting of Ramazan, will be celebrated across India tomorrow on Thursday. "We sincerely congratulate all men a...


Egypt's foreign minister takes off to Israel to resuscitate peace process

Egypt's foreign minister made a surprise visit to Israel on Sunday, the first official trip in almost a decade. Shoukry's visit also coincides with the Fren...


'Gold Man' Beaten To Death In Front Of Son

Feud related to money and a gambling den is cited as the reason for murder as per the preliminary investigation by police. Dighi Police inspector Navnath Ghogar...


UK's Labour says Corbyn has automatic right to defend leadership

It was understandable when the born again Blairites were plotting against Corbyn , and then it increased into the coup last week, the avalanche. The decision...


Scotland's papers: Blair's Chilcot defiance and Liam Fee Killers jailed

Chilcot said former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was warned of the risks of regional instability and the rise of terrorism before the invasion of Iraq , b...


ACLU, activists sue Baton Rouge Police Department over protester arrests

Louisiana state police and Baton Rouge law enforcement officials are being sued by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and four other social justice group...


US Holocaust Museum calls on Pokemon GO players to log off

A woman points her smart phone at the Brandenburg Gate as she plays the Pokemon Go mobile game in Berlin on July 13, 2016. "This is a memorial space for the...


We Must Condemn All Those Sheltering Terrorists, Says PM Modi In Kenya

South Africa is India's key trade and investment partner, bilateral trade has grown nearly 380%. "We share common legacy of struggle against colonialism". "In t...


India will work towards removing imbalance in trade with Kenya: PM Modi

Modi arrived here on Saturday night from South Africa on the third leg of his four-nation tour of Africa. He assured that: "India is also the second largest i...


"Donald Trump of East" Rodrigo Duterte sworn in as Philippines president

During his swearing-in speech in Manila, the leader defended his methods for cutting crime. I have seen how illegal drugs destroy individuals and ruin families'...


Johnson says Britain can have greater Europe role post-Brexit

He had led the charge for the Brexit camp in last month's European Union referendum and had been widely expected to step into Cameron's shoes as Prime Minister....


Holocaust Museum: Stop Playing Pokemon GO Here

The Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland and the Holocaust Memorial Museum in the US want Niantic Labs, the maker of Pokemon Go, to take the two sites off t...


Netanyahu asks Egyptian FM to help free Israelis held in Gaza

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has agreed to attend a summit in Cairo with the participation of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Egy...


USA missile defense system to be placed in S. Korea farm town

The United States and North Korea don't actually have formal diplomatic ties, but the North Korean mission to the United Nations (located in New York) has b...


France reels as Bastille Day attack leaves 84 dead in Nice

Major events in France have been guarded by troops and armed police since the Islamic State attacks a year ago, but it appeared to have taken many minutes t...


Curfew clamped in Kashmir ahead of Friday prayers

India's Ambassador to the UN, Syed Akbaruddin, said Pakistan "extols" the virtues of terrorists and could not gain membership of the UN's human rights body beca...