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Tennis stars Raonic, Halep withdraw from Olympics, cite Zika

He adds that he doesn't want it to impact the decision of other athletes heading to the games. Halep, the 2014 French Open runner-up, said she too was concern...


Man in custody for questioning following Calgary girl's disappearance

Police have said they aren't ruling anything out in their search for the little girl and have faith she will be found safe. Taliyah's body was discovered this e...


Private audio leaked, Newt Gingrich's nasty thoughts about Donald Trump exposed

Dustin Stockton is a political reporter for Breitbart News, a community liaison for Gun Owners of America, and a political strategist. "[Trump] is not a guy who...


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

Deploying THAAD at Seongju would help "more firmly secure the safety of our people in one-half to two-thirds of South Korea's entire territory", South Korea'...


Pokemon Go to roll out in 200 markets soon

Despite the vague timeframe for global release, Hanke confirmed that Japanese fans will soon be able to download the game, and ultimately in South Korea as we...


GfK Poll: Email investigation has hurt Clinton's image

Clinton maintains these leads, though at slightly smaller margins, when third-party candidates Gary Johnson and Jill Stein are included. Tim Kaine as her runn...


Turkish military mounts coup attempt; outcome unclear

Actions from the military can embolden protesters to march in their thousands and express their anger against the Government, lending legitimacy to those holdi...


India offers to increase investments in Kenya

India and Tanzania on Sunday pledged to broaden cooperation to include areas of potential such as manufacturing, development of small scale industries for rural...


Shock, horror and the comfort of strangers after Nice attack

Nice , a city of 350,000, has a history as a flamboyant, aristocratic resort but is also a gritty metropolis. As for strengthening France's role in the Islamist...


Inside the Trump Campaign's Strategy to Sell Mike Pence

A number of media outlets reported Thursday that Pence, who had flown to NY from Indianapolis later in the day, had been chosen as Trump's running mate, but T...


Nice Terror Attack Eyewitnesses Recall 'Panic-Stricken' Horror

The hashtags say "we are united", "all united against hatred". "The vehicle accelerated and ran in a very odd way right in the middle of the crowd", he said. Ye...


In Nice attack, government's official terror alert comes too late

Although the motivation behind the attack is not yet clear, the Tunisian driver plowed the vehicle into a crowd of revelers who had been watching fireworks fo...


US Supreme Court judge backtracks on Trump comments

Three times in the past week, Justice Ginsburg has publicly discussed her view of the presidential race, in the sharpest terms. He says whatever comes into his...


Unite calls for mandatory re-selection of Labour MPs

Owen Smith , the former shadow work and pensions secretary and challenger for the leadership of the Labour party , has pledged to push for an election or secon...


French prosecutor: 84 dead, 202 injured in Nice truck attack

The force now had an extra helicopter at its disposal in the event of a threat or attack, Luzet said. "Bodies everywhere", he said. French President Francois ...


Jill Stein: Everything Trump Says, Clinton Has Already Done

Seeking to make a sharp contrast, Clinton pledged she would introduce a comprehensive immigration reform bill within the first 100 days of her administration an...


Russian Officials Hopeful for Warmer Relations After Johnson Appointment

LONDON-British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Thursday that quitting the European Union did not mean "leaving Europe", as he brushed off criticism of hi...


United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn wins fight to defend position

Last year, shortly after Corbyn won an overwhelming mandate from Labour party members, Foster stood at the back of a Labour Party conference fringe meeting ...


U.S. gymnast John Orozco tears ACL just 21 days before Rio Olympics

Orozco will be replaced by Danell Leyva. "It is always hard to replace an Olympic team member", said Kevin Mazeika, the national team coordinator for the U.S....


Secret chapter of 9/11 inquiry released after 13-year wait

Victims of the attacks, families and insurers that lost billions at ground zero have sued the Saudi government alleging that government financed charities bankr...


84 killed, including 10 children, adolescents in Nice attack

Damien Allemand, a journalist for the regional newspaper Nice-Matin who was at the waterside, said the fireworks display had finished and the crowd had got up t...


Turkish PM: Coup attempt by group within military

In addition, sedia reports said ambulances were seen in front of the Turkey's military headquarters. Earlier , Nuh Yilmaz, a spokesman for Turkish National I...


Saudi says hopes release of '28 pages' clears up 9/11 suspicions

Former Florida Sen. Bob Graham, the co-chairman of the congressional inquiry, who pushed hard for the last chapter of the inquiry's report to be released, belie...


Turkish military says it has seized control, people take to streets

Turks have a conflicted relationship with their military, an institution that is cloaked in the lore of sacrifice but also tarnished as a past symbol of repress...


Turkish military 'fully seizes' control of country

PM Binali Yildirim had earlier denounced an " illegal action " by a military "group", stressing it was not a coup . "We hope that all of our good relationships...


Kerry hopes for continuity in Turkey amid coup reports

Military jets were heard flying over Ankara and Istanbul. The Turkish military has traditionally seen itself as the guardian of Turkey's old secular establi...


Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson booed at French Embassy

Celebs have also taken to Twitter to share their thoughts on the new appointment and Cher was asked by a fan: "What do you think of Boris Johnson as Foreign ...


Liu says tribunal lacks authority and credibility

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang on Thursday said China had formally protested against Australia's "wrong remarks", and that China hopes Australia doe...


Boris Johnson 'Lied a Lot' Over EU, French Minister Ayrault Says

He says Obama is confident the USA will keep working to strengthen relations "irrespective of specific personalities". David Davis, a staunchly Eurosceptic la...


Donald Trump Calls For War After Nice Attack

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump finally agree on something: This is World War III. "This is war and they coming from all over and its people who aren't in un...


Donald Trump picks Mick Pence as his vice presidential running mate

Up first was how Pence's pro-life record proves he would "put women's health at risk". Jim Bopp, an influential conservative attorney who has previously advis...


Turkish military claimes to have seized power in coup

The action began Friday night, with fighter jets buzzing overhead, gunfire erupting outside military headquarters and vehicles blocking two major bridges in Is...


Solicitor General in Philippines hails South China Sea ruling as 'crowning glory'

One of the global laws that is referred to by the Foreign Affairs Ministry is the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), a law that does...


Cabinet reshuffle: May appoints women to prominent positions but not by much

Gove's fate had been the source of huge speculation, especially in light of his tense relationship with May, and his was one of the most high-profile departures...


Syrian army extends nationwide truce for another 72 hours: State media

Large parts of Aleppo , once Syria's commercial and industrial hub, have been destroyed since fighting erupted there in 2012. In addition, Paris urged a po...


Kerry to offer Russian Federation military coordination on Syria

On the second and final day of his visit to Moscow , Kerry called for stepping up cooperation between the United States and Russian Federation to thwart jihadi...


Two Poles among Nice attack victims

The state of emergency was due to expire later this month. French authorities were trying to determine on Friday whether a Tunisian who killed at least 84 p...


Fifteen Senate Democrats Who Supported Iran Nuclear Deal Criticize Inspection Procedures

A group of Senate Democrats is pushing for the renewal of a decades-old law that allows the United States to hit companies with economic sanctions for doing b...


'Kuchh Toh Log Kahenge', Says Smriti Irani on Her Portfolio Change

According to sources, one of the biggest reasons of changing Irani's portfolio is the controversies during her tenure. Javadekar said his 92-year-old mother w...


Leaving EU 'does not mean leaving Europe': UK's Boris Johnson

Steinmeier said of Johnson: "He is a crafty politician, he is experienced enough..." After filling half a dozen of the top jobs Wednesday - including surpri...


Erdogan urges Turks to take to streets

Earlier, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said part of Turkey's military was taking action without following the chain of command in an attempt to seize power. ...


Appointing Boris Johnson shows new British PM committed to Brexit-Steinmeier

Johnson is an unusual choice to be the U.K.'s top diplomat. The State Department said Kerry told Johnson that the US would stay engaged with Britain as it m...


Cautious optimism as U.S. troops help to retake Mosul from ISIS

What were the 10 plays? USA officials said a team of American troops went into Qayara for a quick site assessment Sunday and left. Establishing a staging bas...


US, Russia agree on 'steps' in Syria; won't say what

It would also move Russian Federation to use its diplomatic pull with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to maintain a cease-fire. "The topic of direct military...


German minister says given Britain a little time

The French minister said he needs a negotiating partner who is "clear, credible and reliable" for the negotiations on the U.K.'s stated desire to leave the 28...


United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn wins fight to defend position

The potential change in Labour's leadership comes amid a rapidly changing political landscape as incumbent Prime Minister David Cameron is due to step down on...


Children's Hospital: We Were Ready, Aware Nice Was a Target

France is conducting airstrikes and special forces operations against the Islamic State, as well as training Iraqi government and Kurdish forces. Dozens of pe...


New Prime Minister for the UK today

He went on to endorse Theresa May , saying he is "delighted that for the second time in British history the new Prime Minister will be a woman and once again, ...


Kerry meets with Putin about cooperating against Islamic State in Syria

Three-hour talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry late on Thursday, were "open and serious", according to Kerry, ...


Zika Transmission from Woman to Man Reported for First Time

It is also possible Zika virus can be spread through sexual transmission. Health officials from NY reported the case in the CDC's weekly report on death...