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Thousands cross Venezuela border shopping for scarce food

Many are now calling for the Border to be completely, officially and permanently re-opened so the bridge between the two countries can serve as a vital lifeline...


Turkish officials declare coup over, almost 3000 soldiers arrested

Turkey plays a key role in US -led efforts against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq. Gülen has denied the allegations, condemning the coup "in the stron...


Stenson wants to turn tables on Mickelson

Day briefly raised interest with an exciting front-nine charge on Saturday (local time) before coming unstuck on the perilous home stretch. It was on Thursday, ...


Turkey coup: United States warns against 'insinuations' of involvement

In addition to those mentioned by Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag, dozens of arrest warrants have been issued for judges and prosecutors deemed to be government o...


'Go ahead & kill' drug addicts, Philippines president says

The baker said he would give 50 slices twice a month through Duterte's term to those who register online, a Facebook post that was liked more than 26,000 time...


Thousands Turn Out For Black Lives Matter Rally In Melbourne

Also, Ramsey adds, black-on-black crime is not a thing. The group then marched to Commercial Street, where they formed a circle and refused to leave, shutting d...


South China Sea Ruling May Trigger Domino Effect: Chinese Media

Liu told reporters that Beijing is considering establishing an ADIZ over the region it claims, which would require all aircraft entering the zone to identif...


'Ghostbusters' scares up solid $46 million opening

None of this, however, takes away from the sheer fun of the movie , which has all the ghost-battling a girl (or guy) could hope for. The four women slowly ...


Prime Minister Theresa May appoints senior Cabinet ministers

The new Prime Minister was expected to make the first senior appointments to her government on Wednesday evening, including a minister for Brexit, the Guardian ...


Australia Finally Has A Government As Malcolm Turnbull Claims Victory

The government went into the election with a comfortable majority of 90 seats and few had predicted it would suffer such steep losses. Australia's Prime Min...


Labour leadership: Owen Smith urges party unity

In a round of interviews by both Smith and Eagle, the former sought to distance himself from Corbyn, saying that if he was prime minister he would order a nucle...


Trump running mate Mike Pence 'man of honour'

Donald Trump and his pick for vice president, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence , held their first joint news conference on Saturday at the New York Hilton Midtown. Th...


Donald Trump changes campaign logo after being mocked online

Trump, who reportedly asked advisors if he could back out of the Pence pick Thursday night, formally announced the Trump/Pence ticket at the New York Hilton...


Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben out for 6 weeks

FC's Raphael Honigstein sits down with Bayern Munich attacker Arjen Robben on his career and new coach Carlo Ancelotti. Van Gaal was in charge of the Bavarian...


Honda rider Marquez gains 4th straight pole at German GP

Scott Redding , Stefan Bradl and Tito Rabat also came a cropper at Turn 11, while Valentino Rossi was only 14th in FP2 after being fourth-quickest earlier in ...


Syrian Rebels in Failed Bid to Reopen Aleppo Route

A 72-hour ceasefire was announced by the Syrian army on Wednesday, but rebels and the Observatory said there had been little let-up in the violence. As the ...


Putin may meet Turkey's Erdogan in August

Putin said Russian Federation found anti-constitutional acts and violence unacceptable and was hoping for the restoration of order and stability in Turkey, the ...


States Trump lost have bad seats at Republican convention

Delegates: California will send nearly 350 delegates to the convention, the largest delegation of any state. "We're still a party that believes that marriage...


Chilcot Report scathing of pretext used to justify invasion of Iraq

He acknowledged failing to adequately plan for the aftermath of the invasion which triggered sectarian violence and protracted British military involvement. "Th...


EU's parting shot: 'Goodbye Mr. Cameron. Nobody will miss you'

Outgoing British Prime Minister David Cameron today wished continued success for his country in its post-Brexit future as he left the Downing Street to meet Que...


Apple, Google, Niantic likely making more on Pokémon Go than Nintendo

That's because, outside of the US, the official game isn't available in many parts of the world. The wild success of the game - owned by Nintendo subsidiary...


Pokemon Go will feature sponsored locations for retailers

Developed by Niantic in partnership with The Pokémon Company, Pokémon Go has become a phenomenon since its initial global rollout began on 6 July. It takes ...


Pokemon GO release date: Coming to 200 new markets soon

Pokémon GO's worldwide phenomenon is spreading fast and now, if you live in Europe, odds are you'll have more chance of seeing people huddled up acting weird st...


Thousands attend Pakistani philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi's funeral

The foreign minister of India, Pakistan's historic foe, said Edhi "was a noble soul who dedicated his life in service of mankind", while Pakistani teenage Nobel...


Amir should have been banned for life for good of cricket: Swann

Their bowlers, batsmen and fielders showed the opponents that they are ready for any team. Swann, who claimed 255 Test wickets for his country before retiring...


Erdogan demands United States extradite Fethullah Gulen

Indeed, when a group within the Turkish military made a decision to seize power, and used gunship helicopters and even tanks to take over the government, premon...


Police say more than 1 officer shot in Baton Rouge

Alton Sterling was shot dead by Baton Rouge police earlier this month, sparking outrage nationwide. A city official in East Baton Rouge told CNN the search...


Little sympathy for gay issues from GOP platform-writers

The platform committee, which completed its work Tuesday, approved language that criticized current global trade deals, endorsed imposing a mandatory five-yea...


Releases 28 pages of 9/11 report, finds no Saudi involvement

Part of a Congressional report that had been kept under wraps for more than a decade showed USA intelligence believed that Saudi officials may have had multiple...


Four men held over lorry attack in Nice

But the statement quoting a security member of the group said the man was following calls from IS to target nationals of countries fighting it. The 31-year ...


Baton Rouge shooting: Three officers 'feared dead,' says mayor

Hammond Aire Plaza is about five miles away from where Alton Sterling was shot and killed earlier this week. "Wrong must be corrected and the wrong must be he...


Egyptian FM on rare Israel visit, meets Netanyahu

Israeli officials have recently talked with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi about reviving an Arab-led initiative to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian con...


Turkey: Left-wing HDP says 'democratic politics is the only solution!'

Speaking on condition of anonymity, the official said that the judges were detained based on "financial transactions and communications between the individual...


Erdogan says Turkey may discuss death penalty after coup attempt

While Erdogan has many supporters in rural Turkey , his attempts to "suppress and oppress" have caused some in cities like Istanbul and Ankara to oppose him,...


FBI Chief Denies Coordinating His Announcement on Clinton

During the hearing, Lieu, a former prosecutor in the U.S. Air Force and one of a handful of legislators with a degree in computer science, underscored those com...


Holocaust Museum to Pokémon Go players: 'please go away'

The smartphone game allows players to hunt virtual Pokemon in the real world, thanks to an on-screen augmented reality overlay. The Auschwitz-Birkenau State...


Jean-Marc Ayrault calls Boris Johnson a liar

The State Department said Kerry told Johnson that the US would stay engaged with Britain as it moves ahead in the process of leaving the 28-nation bloc, and the...


Chinese foreign minister calls Philippines case 'farce' ahead of court ruling

Speaking by telephone on Wednesday, Mr Wang Yi told Mr Kerry the USA should stick to its promises not to take sides in the dispute. China hopes the United Sta...


ISIS Claims Attack on Nice

Soldiers, police officers and firefighters walk near dead bodies covered with a blue sheets on the Promenade des Anglais seafront in the French Riviera town of ...


Larry the cat staying put at 10 Downing Street

In a brief statement outside the famous black door, the 59-year-old vowed to tackle injustice, saying "the government I lead will be driven not by the interests...


Seoul Says North Korea's Submarine Missile Test Failed

The missile was sacked from near Sinpo, where analysts have previously detected efforts to develop submarine-launched ballistic missile systems, The Associat...


India stops Kashmir newspapers from printing amid unrest

Police also seized copies of Kashmir Reader in a raid at its printing facility. A police spokesman said here that a crowd of hundreds attacked a police statio...


Owen Smith to run for the Labour Party leadership

Late Tuesday, Corbyn won a first victory over his critics after the party's executive committee ruled he would automatically be included on the leadership ballo...


Two further arrests in Nice over truck attack

Hundreds were injured in the Thursday night attack, and about 85 people remained hospitalized Sunday, Health Minister Marisol Touraine said on a visit to the ...


Canada Post To Be Out Of Service For Some Time

With a lockout notice issued by Canada Post , Canadians' mailboxes might be empty when they get home on Friday. Canada Post and the union have been in ne...


Arrests over Nice lorry attack

Seeking to quell fear and criticism, the French government called up thousands of police reserves Saturday to increase security around the country, after the Is...


Quake tremors felt in Punjab's Amritsar

So far there are no reports of any property damage or loss to life. Tremors were felt in parts of Surat district and in Bhavnagar, Amreli, Palitana, Savarkund...


Magnitude Earthquake Strikes India-Pakistan Border, Tremors Felt In Amritsar

The jolts were felt in Lahore , Multan Qasur, Sheikhupuira, Sahiwal, Kot-Mithan, and other areas. There were no immediate reports on the loss of life or proper...


French can't ID 16 dead, 1 wounded in Nice

The Paris prosecutor's office said Saturday that five people are in custody following the attack. French Health Minister Marisol Touraine told reporters in Ni...


Jeh Johnson 'Concerned' About Violence at Political Conventions

Staffed by representatives from participating law enforcement and public safety agencies, the MACC will serve as the central 24-hour communications and coordina...