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Multiple police officers shot in Baton Rouge

Oren Segal, director of the Center on Extremism for the Anti-Defamation League, said there was no information linking Long, who was black, to any known extremis...


Qandeel Baloch murder is shocking and senseless: Pakistani celebs condemn incident

She had said her life is in danger and that she is being threatened via calls on her mobile number and that she did not have security measures installed in he...


Based cleric denies involvement in Turkey coup bid

Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said the number could grow. The authorities rounded up almost 3,000 suspected military plotters, including top commanders and ...


United to pay $2.25M in Newark scandal

David Samson, a key figure in the "Bridgegate" scandal that tarnished New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's administration, will plead guilty on Thursday to a ...


Aboriginal leader barracks Pauline Hanson

Go away, go back to Ipswich and your fish and chip shop. You're disgraceful, you are intellectually dishonest. Mr Yanner's words were filmed by an onlooker ...


ISIS says one of its 'soldiers' carried out attack in Nice

Jean-Yves Garino, the lawyer of the estranged wife, said on BFM TV that he used to beat her, and that their only contacts where his occasional visits to see the...


Mobile sensation Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, crashes app's servers

It was believed that the servers may have crashed because 26 new countries across the world were granted access to the app on Apple iOS and Android dev...


Quandel Baloch allegedly killed by her brother in honor killing

The post and her Facebook page have since been taken down. Her father told the police that she was strangled by his son, The News International said . Qand...


Chaffetz's Federal Bureau of Investigation referral on Hillary perjury a time bomb?

In a lengthy statement on the FBI's conclusions from its yearlong investigation, Mr. Comey directly contradicted statements Mrs. Clinton has made while defend...


More than 6000 arrested after Turkey coup attempt, says justice minister

Turkey's justice minister on Sunday said more than 6,000 people have been arrested in connection with Friday's attempt at a coup. "We know many people in th...


Kevin Rudd seeks Australian government support for United Nations secretary general candidacy

An official says former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has asked the Australian government to nominate him for the United Nations top job. "That will be a matter...


'This Has Happened Far Too Often,' Obama Says, After 3 Officers Killed

Police guard the emergency room entrance of Our Lady Of The Lake Medical Center, where wounded officers were brought, in Baton Rouge , La., Sunday, July 17. He...


New Clinton ad paints Trump as unsteady on foreign policy

Clinton's campaigned released a statement after the official announcement saying, "We were prepared to respond with the many ways in which Mike Pence is the mos...


People gather in downtown Rockford for Black Lives Matter protest

It can lead to more and greater harm, or it can form a positive bond that unites us instead of divides us. "We don't have police brutality in Portland, and th...


Qandeel Baloch Killed By Her Brother For Money - Details

In one of Baloch Facebook posts , the model tried to burst out to change the typical orthodox mindset of the Pakistani people, CBC reported . As her med...


GOP Wrestles With Change on LGBT Positions Before Convention

Perhaps in deference to the twice-divorced and thrice-married Donald Trump, platform committee members did vote down an amendment condemning no-fault divorce. O...


Did Clinton get off easy? House committee grills FBI's Comey

FBI Director James Comey , who on Tuesday morning announced that despite finding Top Secret information on Clinton's unsecured server his agency would not reco...


Grief, passion at funeral for Alton Sterling

Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II killed Sterling after violently putting him on the ground, as seen in a cell phone video recorded by some witnesses. Three ot...


Fethullah Gulen says Erdogan could have staged Turkey coup attempt

Hundreds of soldiers were held in Ankara for alleged involvement in the coup, leaving police stations overflowing. Gulen left Turkey in 1999 after the broadcast...


Legal basis for Iraq War 'far from satisfactory', finds Chilcot report

Led by former senior civil servant John Chilcot, the report took over seven years to prepare and runs over two million words. "Whether people agree or disagre...


Europe stunned as Britain's 'jester' Boris becomes FM

Critics of Johnson's appointment have already pointed out his numerous gaffes and propensity for offending foreign leaders. "At this incredibly important ti...


Former presidential candidate comments on Clinton emails decision

Ms. Clinton repeatedly lied about whether classified emails were sent or received on her private email (they were); whether all work-related emails were turned ...


Andy Murray wins Wimbledon - QA

MATT Little, Andy Murray's long-term fitness trainer, reckons that getting the Scot through the clay and grass court seasons without any injury niggles is as ...


Multiple officers shot in Baton Rouge

Holden said the shooter was believed to have been shot by police, but the scene was still being treated as "active". Long is said to have been killed within min...


[Breaking] Three Police Officers Reportedly Shot After Ambush in Baton Rouge

Kip Holden , the mayor-president of East Baton Rouge Parish, said "everything is moving fast". On Sunday one of the restaurant's owners said police they hav...


President Obama addresses Baton Rouge officer shootings

Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop called the Baton Rouge shootings "another sad example in our country where police officers have become targets". Obama says he h...


Qandeel Baloch's brother arrested, confesses to killing for bringing disrepute to family

In one of Baloch Facebook posts , the model tried to burst out to change the typical orthodox mindset of the Pakistani people, CBC reported . Video po...


Baton Rouge shooting kills 3 officers, wounds 3 others

At least one gunman was reported to have opened fire when police arrived - police are also reportedly hunting two other suspects. Col. Mike Edmonson told medi...


Trump introduces Pence as unifier

The selection of Pence for vice president drew praise not only from Trump's most prominent Kansas supporter, Secretary of State Kris Kobach, but also from deleg...


A timeline of the shooting that left 3 Baton Rouge officers dead

Paul, Minnesota. Baton Rouge Chief Administrative Officer William Daniel told The Advocate that those killed Sunday include two Baton Rouge police offic...


Turnbulls coalition may clinch enough seats to form majority government in Australia

Some have been openly critical of the election campaign and its disappointing result for the Coalition. "I think Mr Turnbull needs to pick up one of the lesso...


Trump Campaign Yanks Logo Amid Poor Public Reception

Many have questioned how Pence will mesh with Trump, as speculation grew this week about the IN governor being tapped for the VP slot. The Republican National C...


Asif Zardari condemns Qandeel Baloch's murder

Azhar Ikram, the police chief in Multan, where Baloch was killed, said: "Wasim confessed to his crime, saying he killed his sister for honour after her recent o...


Obama condemns attack on Baton Rouge officers

Three others are injured. The gunman was fatally shot. CBS reports that while there is no active shooter in the area, police are still looking for other sus...


Who is the 75-year-old blamed for Turkey's deadly coup?

Turkey's foreign minister said on Saturday he had made clear in a call with USA counterpart John Kerry that followers of US -based cleric Fethullah Gulen were...


Trump ready to complete improbable rise at GOP convention

A hardened security perimeter under control of the U.S. Secret Service around the convention venue, Quicken Loans Arena, also was in place. Yet a number of the ...


Black Lives Matter activists organize Manchester march

The protest on Saturday comes after a string of deaths in the U.S.at the hands of police officers, sparking debate over the way authorities treat minorities. "T...


Pakistani Social Media Star Qandeel Baloch Murdered in Apparent Honor Killing

Azeen told local media that Waseem had stayed overnight at the family home and quarrelled with Baloch over money and her racy photos. She faced frequent misog...


FBI, DHS Heads Warn of Possible Violence at GOP Convention

The area around the Republican National Convention site in Cleveland increased security measures Friday to thwart a similar attack to what occurred in Nice, Fra...


Two arrested after ISIS claims truck attack in Nice

The spokeswoman of Lenval children's hospital in Nice, Stephanie Simpson, said the boy is Romanian and had been visiting Nice with his parents, who are missing....


RNC convention likely to be crazy outside, oddly quiet inside

After the shootings , a lone gunman in Dallas fatally wounded five police officers, wounded seven others, as well as two civilians. The Cleveland police ha...


Turkey detains 6000 in coup crackdown

Former secretaries of state Madeleine Albright and James Baker and former president Bill Clinton have all spoken at Gulen foundation events. Erdogan was on a ...


Philippines' Duterte urges communists to kill criminals

Duterte said he had directed all department secretaries and the heads of agencies to reduce requirements and processing time of all applications from the submi...


Declare war against terrorists- Donald Trump

In response, Trump said that "second generation turns out to be very bad for whatever reason". Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. "I ...


Rebels launch attack in Syria's Aleppo after government cuts road

The Castello Road was effectively severed by government forces on Thursday when they seized a hilltop within firing range of the key supply route. An airstri...


Slain Pakistan model Qandeel Baloch buried

Baloch's body was discovered at the family home on Saturday, reports Reuters . Her social media posts stirred both support and discomfort among her almost ...


South Korea to announce US anti-missile system site

The threat comes several days after USA and South Korean officials revealed plans to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system, known as THAAD . Th...


Pence named Trump's VP; team to address nation today

Mike Pence , who has made virulent anti-LGBTQ activism a cornerstone of his political career. Pence, who said he was humbled by the invitation to serve, had t...


We take full responsibility: Aust on Iraq

Directly or indirectly, newspaper headlines clearly showed no mercy. Britain took part in the 2003 Iraq war on the basis of flawed intelligence and before...


Comey faces House committee over recommendation not to prosecute Clinton

Speaking during an interview with CNN , the presumptive Democratic nominee said her use of a private email account as secretary of state was a "mistake". The c...