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USA issues travel alert to Bangladesh after restaurant attack

The police responded with gunfire to prevent the attackers coming close to the congregation. The police arrested two attackers and recovered a pistol and mach...


Scores of bodies from South Sudan gunfire, Juba doctor says

There was confusion as the shooting died down, with Kiir telling reporters: "What is happening outside is something we can not explain to you". He said he had s...


James Comey Testifies In Front of House Oversight and Governance Reform Committee

Mr Comey said his FBI team had conducted its investigation of Ms Clinton "in an apolitical and professional way" and he had no reason to believe she had lie...


Consumer Confidence In Biggest Fall Since '94

Additionally, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney stated the central bank might be forced to pump more stimulus into the British economy throughout the summer....


Protesters disrupt Senate vote on genetically modified food

The measure requires food manufacturers to use one of three types of labels to inform consumers when genetically engineered, or GMO, ingredients are in their pr...


Portugal reach Euro 2016 final

Portugal will face the victor of the Germany/France semifinal to be played Thursday. Ronaldo , Portugal's all-time leading scorer and most-capped global, ...


Hundreds of thousands evacuated as tropical storm hits China

About 270,000 households have been affected by power cuts, a spokesperson for Taiwan's Central Emergency Operations Center said, and more than 500 domestic and ...


Dallas Police Release Additional Details About Cop Shooter Micah Johnson

In addition, another person was reportedly spotted carrying a camouflaged bag to a waiting vehicle, which then sped off. The black Mercedes was subsequently sto...


Ferocious typhoon slams into Taiwan's coast

As typhoon Nepartak gets closer to China, heavy rain and strong winds have prompted landslides in the north-western part of the country. The super typhoon hit...


Syrian army declares temporary nationwide truce

That agreement, which excluded militant groups such as the Islamic State, sharply reduced violence across the country for weeks. Rebels said that Syrian gover...


British PM hopeful faces backlash over motherhood comments

Andrea Leadsom says she is "disgusted" by a newspaper article saying she suggested being a mother gave her an advantage over Conservative leadership rival The...


N.Korea missile launch should be strongly condemned: Japan

Treasury Department blacklisted North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and 22 other officials and state entities for human rights violations. The missile was sacked ...


Cleveland tightens Republican convention security after Dallas attack

Nina Turner, who co-chairs Ohio Gov. John Kasich's Ohio Collaborative Community-Police Advisory Board, called the Republican National Convention in Cleveland a ...


House panel questions Federal Bureau of Investigation chief over Clinton email probe

Summoned before Congress and aggressively questioned by Republicans, FBI Director James Comey on Thursday strongly defended the government's decision to not p...


Black Lives Matter protesters return to the streets, condemn Dallas violence

In fact, these 11 where shot while on the job protecting demonstrators who were protesting the killings in Louisiana and Minnesota. Video from the Dallas sc...


South China Sea: China & US Continue Arguing At Diplomatic Levels

Speaking by telephone on Wednesday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told Kerry the United States should stick to its promises not to take sides in the dispute,...


Green Party Candidate Invites Bernie Sanders To Take Over Ticket

The senator praised Clinton's announcement of a proposal earlier Wednesday to tackle the rising cost of college tuition and the burden of student loan debt, cal...


Five revelers gored in harrowing edition of Spain's Pamplona bull run

A half naked woman from Bath drenched herself in fake blood to protest against Spain's Running of the Bulls festival where the animals are slaughtered. Ahead ...


Report Faults Israelis, Palestinians for Stalled Peace

A new Middle East Quartet report on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is flawed because it "lacks objectivity", charged the head of the Organization of Islamic C...


N Korea test-fires submarine-launched missile: Seoul

But regional tensions have soared since Pyongyang carried out its fourth nuclear test in January, followed by a series of missile launches that analysts said sh...


North Korea fires submarine-based missile

South Korea's military has said the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system will bolster its defense against North Korean missiles, but its political lead...


South Elgin police officers rely on training to solve conflict, chief says

The ambush began with gunshots that killed five officers and sent screaming crowds scrambling for cover. Johnson was killed by a bomb carried by a police robot...


PM Modi receives ceremonial welcome at Union Building of Pretoria

This will be the first prime ministerial visit from India to that East African country since the visit of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1981. She also ...


NATO agrees new eastern troop deterrent, to talk to Russia

The summit is being held symbolically in the birthplace of the Soviet-era Warsaw Pact, NATO's old adversary, and leaders will dine on Friday night in the ball...


Belfast City Hall marks Battle of the Somme centenary

Sue Vale, acting project officer for Worcestershire World War 100, said: "Today, people are talking a lot about the numbers of people that died on the first day...


Cosby lawyer: High court should reverse ruling

The Pennsylvania state Supreme Court is now in possession of a petition that challenges whether a defendant has a right to confront a witnesses at a prelimina...


Iraq interior minister submits resignation after deadly blast

Mourners carry the Iraqi flag-draped coffin of, Akram Hadi, 24, in a Sunday massive truck bomb attack in the Karada neighborhood of Baghdad , Iraq , Tuesday...


Dallas Mayor says shooter believed to have been lone gunman

In suburban St. Louis, a motorist shot an officer at least once as the officer walked back to his auto during a traffic stop, police said . The aftermath of ...


Franklin County Sheriff's Office pulls help for RNC security

Cleveland Deputy Police Chief Ed Tomba announced the changes Friday, telling Reuters: "We have got to make some changes without a doubt" in the wake of the sh...


Veep prospect Pence to appear with Trump

Informed of AP's findings, Trump said any misrepresentation would be unacceptable. "Some of them ring certain bells, and others ring other bells". He has great ...


Iraqi PM sacks security chiefs as new attack kills 40

An Iraqi policeman inspects the aftermath scene of a mortar and bombing attack on the Sayyid Mohammed shrine in the Balad area, located 70 kilometres (around 45...


Zimbabwe police fire teargas as protests turn violent

Meanwhile, there was no activity at public schools as teachers continued with their strike while limited staff and medical students manned government hospitals....


UN's Ban urges resolution of sea disputes on China trip

The ruling may escalate disputes as well as threaten the fairness and authority of global conventions, according to the expert. "The Arbitral Tribunal (in The...


Bomb making materials, rifles, ammunition found at Dallas shooter's home

While there doesn't appear to be any hard data on the subject, security experts and law enforcement officials said they couldn't think of another incident where...


Obama to Visit Dallas Early Next Week

The president called the incident "a vicious, calculated and despicable attack on law enforcement". Mr. Obama is now in Warsaw , Poland, for a North Atlantic...


Syrian government declares three-day ceasefire

The Syrian army had on Wednesday announced a countrywide, 72-hour truce. A cease-fire brokered by the United States and Russian Federation in February held fo...


Commuters moved by ghostly army of Somme soldiers #wearehere

Commuters, shoppers and tourists were greeted by the moving sight of the young characters who moved through crowds handing out cards carrying the name of a sold...


Energy, aerospace on agenda of Putin's trip to China

Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting with the Russian leader Vladimir Putin noted that the strategic partnership between Russia and China contrib...


Barack Obama fears for future growth of world economy

Mr Cameron has resisted pressure to immediately activate the Article 50 mechanism to leave the European Union , saying he is leaving it to his successor, who...


Sen. Corker Opts Out of Consideration for Trump's VP

Trump told Fox News he has ten candidates on his vice presidential list, including two generals. "Nobody's been able to figure that out". "He has wonderf...


Falcon Heights Leaders Hold 'Emergency Meeting' After Castile Shooting

Regarding the possible exclusion of a grand jury in this case by the prosecutor, Fox 9 News reminded us of the last case in which this occurred, when Hennepin...


Who were they: Details emerge about slain Dallas police officers

Michael Krol was confirmed to have been killed in Thursday's shooting , according to the Wayne County Sheriff's Department, where he worked before joining the ...


President Obama traveling to Dallas next week

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


Australian elections 'on a knife edge'

Flanked by deputy Tanya Plibersek, who has declared her ongoing support for him amid leadership rumblings, Mr Shorten wouldn't be drawn on questions about specu...


Basketball: Local players react to Dwyane Wade leaving Miami Heat

What he's done in this city over the last 13 years is irreplaceable, and so we're going to do the right thing". One of the reasons why the 34-year-old Wade ch...


Cop who shot Philando Castile identified as Jeronimo Yanez

In a statement on her website, she wrote: "We are sick and exhausted of the killings of young men and women in our communities". People of many races and back...


Three Amigos' Push Trade at Ottawa Summit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and U.S. President Barack Obama concluded the first Three Amigos summit in Canada since ...


Israel approves hundreds of new settler homes

Thursday's attack in Kiryat Arba resembles a previous incident last January where an Israeli woman was stabbed to death in her kitchen in front of her children ...


Cavendish doubles up with sprint finish

The safety row went some way to detracting from Cavendish's own fine achievements, having won two of the first three Tour stages this year. "It's exciting to ge...


Chilcot report slams Tony Blair for Iraq war

In the report, finally published seven years after the inquiry began and 13 years after British and US troops invaded Iraq , Chilcot concluded that Britain's m...