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Baton Rouge Police report Deadly shooting involving officers

Deadly police shootings like the ones in Baton Rouge and Dallas do not just affect the police departments there but instead nationwide, even here in Knoxville. ...


Kasich: I can't ban open carry at RNC

Firearms are banned within a small " secure zone " inside and around the Quicken Loans Arena where the convention is taking place. Loomis told me his office...


Scottish nationalists sit in stony silence for Cameron's final ovation

The Conservative leader quit after Britain voted to leave the European Union against his wishes. LONDON - Buckingham Palace said Queen Elizabeth II has acce...


Theresa May to announce more names to cabinet (Third Lead)

Ms May's predecessor Mr Cameron stood down following the seismic June 23 vote to leave the European Union. "Cameron is stepping down after Britons rejected hi...


Kashmir unrest: Curfew continues for ninth consecutive day

Kashmirs first topper in the Indian civil services examination on Friday accused a section of the electronic media of "pitching one Kashmiri against another and...


OH governor lacks power to suspend open carry law: spokeswoman

Jackson said that the city of Cleveland has experience in dealing with open carry , and everyone should stay calm. Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams w...


Killed in Rebel Shelling in Syria's Aleppo: Monitor

Syrian regime forces cut off the last road into rebel-held areas of Aleppo on Thursday, effectively laying siege to eastern portions of the city just a day af...


Special forces police guard Istanbul after coup bid

In an unusual show of unity, Turkey's four main political parties released a joint declaration denouncing the coup attempt, as did Turkey's North Atlantic Treat...


Taiwan arrests three foreigners in United States dollars 2.5m ATM cyberheist

This story was first published on CNN.com, " Hackers steal millions from ATMs without using a card ". Since discovering the Taiwan theft last Monday, Taiwan's...


Coalition pulls ahead in Australian election

The Coalition believes it already has 70 of the 76 House of Representative seats needed to form a majority government and strategists are banking on the tra...


Standing Up! President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter Protests At Police Memorial

The tragic result of such rhetoric is the kind of violence that erupted in Dallas last Thursday night producing five dead policemen and six more injured officer...


Australia's prime minister makes few changes to new Cabinet

The Turnbull Government will no longer have a sole Environment Minister, with Josh Frydenberg taking on the expanded Environment and Energy portfolio and Gre...


USA says S China Sea tribunal ruling presents choice for Asia

He said: "The temperature of the South China Sea is now high enough". China has accused the United States of militarising the waterway with freedom of navig...


Draymond's accuser transferring from Michigan State football program

Green was charged with misdemeanor assault and battery and faces up to 93 days in jail and a $500 fine if convicted. It was revealed that Sunday's incident ...


3 officers dead, others injured in Baton Rouge shooting

THREE police officers are feared dead after a shooting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana . "Baton Rouge Police officers at a convenience store observed the individual...


Qandeel Baloch: Brother Arrested For Her Horrific 'Honor Killing' - Has 'No Regrets'

Baloch also made headlines when she commits herself for a strip tease if the Pakistan national cricket team won an worldwide match, according to NY Daily Ne...


David Davis to lead Brexit negotiations

The libertarian Davis - a former special forces reservist who boasts that he has broken his nose five times - has sparred with May for years over the powers of ...


2 more arrested in Nice, France truck attack, reports say

A French parliamentary inquiry last week criticised numerous failings by the intelligence services over the Paris massacres. He prayed that God "disperse ev...


Boris Johnson's plane makes emergency landing on the way to Brussels

One Twitter user wrote: "Short delay for Boris..." Yay Boris!", while another said: "So my flight back to London is delayed thanks to Boris Johnson. The Forei...


UK Parliament to vote on renewing nuclear weapons arsenal

The SNP and the Greens are opposed to the nuclear deterrent, while Scottish Labour voted to oppose it at the party's conference previous year. The vote will d...


Michael Gove voted out of Conservative leadership race

THERE is an all female race to be the next Prime Minister after the final two candidates to become the Conservative Party leader were picked. The choice means...


Up to 116 civilians killed in drone, other air attacks

President Barack Obama's government accepted responsibility on Friday for inadvertently killing up to 116 civilians in strikes in countries where America is n...


Colombia's Pantano wins Tour de France 15th stage

We're definitely going to try something. "We just said to him that he needs to keep on fighting". "We were next to the barriers and it was him coming off the ...


Facebook post defines how it was to be black and an officer

Reports earlier suggested there was more than one gunman. An Associated Press reporter said some officers had weapons drawn from behind trees and others were b...


Pakistan to observe 'Black Day' in solidarity with J&K

Furthermore, on July 18, the people of Kashmir will organise a freedom march on their respective district headquarters. The Pakistan government on Friday chos...


Typhoon Nepartak pummels Taiwan

Typhoon Nepartak made landfall Friday morning in Taitung county, grounding planes and fishing boats. Steady winds of 170 kilometres per hour were boosted in des...


Monday's cover: Henrik Stenson clinches his first major with British Open win

Stenson's final birdie on the 18th provided the final margin. There was a wobble when he missed a par putt at the hard 11th hole but remarkably he produced t...


US Troops at Turkish Air Base on Highest Force Protection Level

The army had blocked access to the strategic air base, which is being used by the United States air force in its operations in Iraq and Syria, following the...


United Nations urges South Sudan leaders to lift movement restrictions

The renewed fighting in the capital has caused many more people to flee their homes and seek shelter and the United Nations base in Juba . Ladsous said he ...


Death Toll from Baghdad Blast Rises to 250: Iraq's Ministry

The move comes two days after a deadly car-bomb attack - claimed by the Daesh terrorist group - struck a busy shopping district in Baghdad , claiming more th...


Model Qandeel Baloch Killer Has No Regrets

Qandeel Baloch was a social media celebrity. Baloch "was a Pakistani woman and deserved the right to life". In March, she made headlines by offering t...


Iran says United Nations report on its ballistic missile tests 'unrealistic'

The vast majority of these attempts have been thwarted-which makes sense, since these are the ones the authorities know about-but "Iran's covert and intensive p...


UK Brexit minister warns new European Union migrants could be sent home

According to Dr Fox, speaking to the Sunday Times , a number of non-EU countries have already asked Britain for a trade deal. "One way of dealing with it c...


Von Miller, Broncos reach record $114.5 million mega deal

Despite speculation over a rift between Von Miller and John Elway , a fellow Super Bowl MVP, it would appear all is well in Dove Valley once again. Miller ...


Legally, I am CM of Arunachal Pradesh, says Pul

The constitution bench, headed by Justice J.S. Khehar, ordered that status quo ante as prevailed on December 15, 2015 be restored in Arunachal Pradesh Assembl...


Brother of murdered Pakistani social media celebrity arrested

Obaid-Chinoy's film "A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness" was hailed by Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who in February vowed to push through ...


Kittel swerves out of the way and Cavendish gets win No. 4

The Manx Missile made it four wins out of a possible six with another trademark devastating sprint at the end of the 208.5-kilometre stage from Montélimar to Vi...


New UK Prime Minister Theresa May Vows to 'Build a Better Britain'

Earlier Wednesday, Queen Elizabeth II officially accepted the resignation of outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron. There is also speculation that May, Britai...


Clinton, Trump neck-and-neck in key battlegrounds

Hillary Clinton speaks during a conference in Washington last week. The edge for Clinton , a former secretary of state seeking to become the first female U...


Judge blasted for going easy on 'fallen hero' Oscar Pistorius

Masipa said substantial and compelling circumstances existed in the double-amputee Olympic runner's case to give him a lesser sentence. Oscar shot and killed ...


Islamic State vehicle bomb attack kills seven north of Baghdad

However, there is still debate in Washington about the timing of a move on Mosul. (IraqiNews.com) Baghdad- In his visit to Baghdad , US Defense Secretary Ash...


Clinton leads Trump by 12 points ahead of Republican convention: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Finally, on Sunday, NBC/Wall Street Journal/Marist, ABC News/The Washington Post and CNN/ORC all released new nationwide polls pitting Clinton against ...


Europe gives 'liar' Boris Johnson a hostile welcome

In a Facebook post published Wednesday, European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans denounced the "bigotry" of the Leave campaign and said , "What ...


Boris Johnson is the new British Foreign Secretary

Jean-Marc Ayrault, the French foreign minister, said he was concerned that he would be able to negotiate with Mr Johnson. "After a vote like the referendum...


Boris booed off the stage during first speech as Foreign Secretary

The State Department said Mr Kerry had said the U.S. supports a "sensible and measured approach to the Brexit process". In response to this change, NME repo...


Turkey Could Reinstate Death Penalty Following Coup Attempt

The Guardian asked Gulen if he would have returned to Turkey had the coup succeeded. "But I think we're all concerned, and we have expressed that concern, that...


Brother of Murdered Pakistani Social Media Star Arrested, Confesses to 'Honor Killing'

After his arrest , he even said, "I am not ashamed ". "Yes of course, I strangled her", Wasim said defiantly at a press conference, organised by police, o...


Bahrain Court Orders Main Shiite Party Dissolved

Bahrain has accused the opposition of undermining security and blamed the bombings on Iran and Lebanon's armed Shi'ite group Hezbollah. Earlier, Bahrain's so-...


David Cameron heads to Buckingham Palace to resign as prime minister

It was a mostly good-natured session in which numerous questioners thanked Cameron for his six years of service as prime minister. Cameron said Wednesday ...


Brexit: Scotland could veto UK's withdrawal from the EU, Nicola Sturgeon warns

After a meeting with Ms Sturgeon on Friday, new Prime Minister Theresa May said Article 50 - which formally triggers the withdrawal process - would not be trigg...