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Trump Officially Introduces Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as Running Mate

Trump called Pence his "partner" and "a man of honor", and Pence called Trump a "builder", a "fighter", and a "patriotic American". He commended Trump before be...


Muslim cleric Gulen: coup bid in Turkey could have been staged

You didn't listen. I call on you again, after there was a coup attempt. The federal government says its ready to help any Canadians who need it in Turkey. Lav...


Turkey rounds up 52 military, seeks to detain 53 judges

He has criticised Mr Erdogan, his one-time ally, over the Turkish leader's increasingly authoritarian rule. Ankara has been accusing the Gulen Movement of...


United Nations to move non-critical staff out of South Sudan

Yesterday, four trucks of supplies, including the treatment of malnutrition as well as sanitation items such as water containers and soap, were dispatched from ...


Houston delegates head to Cleveland for RNC

Marco Rubio of Florida. Sen. David Vitter, who will leave the Senate after his term ends in January, is not attending the convention because of scheduling co...


How a Tunisian Immigrant Staged the Simple, Deadly Attack in Nice

Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said the father-of-three "seemed to have been radicalized very quickly, from what his friends and family" have told poli...


Indonesia details defence plan after South China Sea ruling

However, China has refused to participate in the hearings and has announced that it will not honor the tribunal's decision . It comes as EU Foreign Policy Ch...


V Naidu hints at action against preacher Zakir Naik

Bangladeshi news website bdnews24.com reported after the attack that Bangladeshi intelligence believed Naik, who runs the India-based Research Foundation, was c...


Israeli PM accepts Egyptian offer to host summit with PA President

Netanyahu on Sunday, Mr. Shoukry called for revived peace talks between Israel and Palestine, voicing support for the two-state solution, and promised Egypt's s...


Netanyahu tours Africa, remembers Entebbe

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu launched a tour of East Africa by marking the 40th anniversary of the raid at Entebbe that killed his brother. "I do...


Pakistani police arrest brother of slain model

Her father told the police that she was strangled by his son, The News International said. Murder carries a potential death sentence, and the honor killing ch...


Theresa May appointed as Britain's second female PM

May has rung the changes in appointing her first 6 ministers, including the surprise nomination of Brexit campaign figurehead Boris Johnson as foreign secretar...


United States to leave 8400 troops in Afghanistan into 2017

President Obama put the brakes on the planned USA troop drawdown from Afghanistan, announcing that some 8,400 will remain there when he leaves office next year....


Angela Eagle's bad timing continues as she reacts to Boris' appointment

More than 600 people attended the meeting at City College to vote in the senior members of the group following a rally by the pro-Corbyn grassroots group, Mom...


Most Americans fear election of Clinton or Trump

The WSJ/NBC/Marist poll was conducted from July 5 through 10, and surveyed 871 registered voters in Florida; 907 in North Carolina; 876 in Virginia; and 79...


Police 'on edge,' taking extra precautions after Dallas ambush

The incident was the deadliest day for USA law enforcement since the September 11, 2001 attack in NY. Texas leads the country in the number of law enforcement...


Jeff Gordon to drive at Indy if Dale Earnhardt Jr. still sidelined

However, he will have to be cleared by doctors before he can return to competition. Retired four-time Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon would return to the driv...


Australia keen on early free trade deal with Britain: May's office

May's spokesman said she had emphasised in her calls , which also included Irish premier Enda Kenny, that she would implement the referendum decision. But co...


UAE ambassador demands action after Emirati is wrongly arrested in the US

Cleveland's WEWS reported that the incident began when "the sister of a hotel clerk" at the Fairfield Inn & Suites dialed 911 from the hotel lobby, claiming sh...


David Cameron resigns as British prime minister

But while the former Prime Minister was saying goodbye outside his front door, all eyes were on his five-year-old daughter Florence. It was a mostly good-na...


Dump Trump forces lose first round in Cleveland

Trump now has 1,542 delegates bound to him on the first ballot. The essence of the ruling is that Virginia may not impose any criminal penalties on delegates ...


Philippines Awarded Rights to South China Sea

Indonesia, which is turning against China amid the latter's maritime expansion, issued a statement through its foreign ministry urging all parties "to respect g...


USA to deploy another 560 troops to help retake Mosul

Carter said that the Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Agency, which leads the US Department of Defense's efforts to combat improvised explosive devices, would pro...


Trump introduces Mike Pence as running mate with low-key announcement

But after publicly waffling over his own choice, Trump spent more time today making false attacks on Hillary Clinton-several of which could also be leveled agai...


Turkey has made clear to U.S. that Gulen behind coup plot

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Twitter that eight soldiers who flew to Greece in a helicopter to seek asylum will be extradited. Gulen sa...


May shakes up British government to prepare for Brexit

Yvette Cooper, the former Labour Cabinet minister, has suggested that Boris Johnson has been sent to the Foreign Office so that Theresa May will have "someone t...


Claims US Backed Turkey Coup 'Utterly False': John Kerry

Although Secretary of State John F. Kerry said the Obama
administration would entertain an extradition request for Gulen, he stressed Turkey would have to pro...


Pokémon GO aiming for rollout to 200 markets soon

According to a survey report by SurveyMonkey, " Pokemon Go " has already defeated previous record holders Draw Something and Candy Crush after it registered nea...


Calvin Harris pens cheating song about Taylor Swift, Tom Hiddleston

So who knows: only time, and Harris' Instagram comments, will tell. According to TMZ , there are lyrics like, "I see online that you begun to be a good gi...


No surprise that the fix was in with FBI investigation

Tom Cole, R-Okla., a Trump supporter, said he is eager to keep the focus on Clinton and her emails and said Ryan is justified in pressing for more information o...


Based Turkish cleric denies involvement in coup

President Erdogan travelled to the city's Ataturk Airport and told supporters on Saturday morning: "They have pointed the people's guns against the people". An ...


More Than 2800 Arrested, 2700 Judges Dismissed after Turkey Coup Attempt

After receiving an update from Cavusoglu on the rapidly developing coup situation in Turkey, Kerry reiterated that the USA supports the "democratically elected ...


The Hill: Senators push tougher sanctions against Iran regime

Iran has shipped out 98 per cent of its enriched uranium , dismantled two third of its centrifuges , filled its plutonium production reactor with concrete and...


Nice attack: Arrests made by French police

The 31-year old Tunisian, who lived locally, zigzagged through a Bastille Day crowd for almost two kilometres on the waterfront of the French Riviera city on Th...


Ethiopia suggests military intervention in South Sudan

The conflict degenerated into ethnic violence involving Kiir's Dinka tribe and Machar's tribe, the Nuer. In a statement, Amnesty International said it had...


Millions Approved for New, Illegal West Bank Settlements

Egypt was the first Arab country to recognize Israel after signing a peace treaty with the Jewish state in 1979. "We're familiar with the American position; w...


Lawyer for Minn. officer 'not concerned' about charges

Police said that Sterling - who was a convicted felon and barred from legally carrying a gun - was armed and an eyewitness said he had a gun in his pocket. Th...


Tainted liquor kills at least 19, blinds 6 in northern India

There's going to be a heatwave in the United Kingdom this weekDistrict Magistrate Ajay Yadav ordered an investigation, but an excessive use of methyl alcohol in...


Northern Ireland 'strengthened by David Cameron era' - says David Cameron

Cameron resigned from his job on June 24 after unsuccessfully campaigning to keep the United Kingdom a member of the European Union, which was voted down in a ...


New UK prime minister May names Philip Hammond as finance minister

Cameron made a decision to step down after six years as premier following the June 23 referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union, in which 17.4 ...


KPD Assures Safety Ahead of Black Lives Matter Protest in Kearney

Crowds gathered on the stairs of the State Library of Victoria about 12:00pm amid a strong police presence, including the riot squad. The demo in St George's ...


Canada urges Turkey to avoid summary justice after failed coup

In a dramatic iPhone interview broadcast on TV, Erdogan urged his supporters into the streets to confront the troops and tanks, and forces loyal to the governme...


Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton 'Best Candidate' for Presidency

The campaign rally was held in New Hampshire, where Sanders pummeled Clinton in the state's primary earlier this year. "It is no secret that Hillary Clin...


North Korea's Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile Test Likely Failed

China is particularly concerned about the defense system in South Korea because its powerful radar could give the USA military the ability to quickly detect a...


United Kingdom to play greater role in Europe: Johnson

Johnson's day-to-day involvement in Brexit negotiations has yet to be defined, with two other Euro-skeptic leaders taking prominent roles in Prime Minister Ther...


US Sends 47 Soldiers to Protect US Interests in South Sudan

Kyanda said the mission would likely last "two to three days" but an intelligence officer told AFP some Ugandan troops may remain in Juba . She said Singh ...


Juba's Salva Kiir says no to more foreign troops

Residents of Juba tell VOA the city remained calm Thursday, three days after a cease-fire took effect, but that people remain on edge and are not sending thei...


Ghostbusters reboot is scary good

There are rumours that the country feels it's simply not for them: "Most of the Chinese audience didn't see the first and second movies, so they don't think the...


Ghostbusters won't be screened in China

However, not all fans will get to see the film , especially if you're from China. The supernatural comedy - directed by Bridesmaids' Paul Feig - won't ...


Amid Trump veep buzz, Newt Gingrich and Fox News cut ties

Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity said Monday evening on his television program that he would not be happy unless Donald Trump selected Newt Gingrich to be...