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Corbyn vows to fight leadership challenge from Eagle as Labour crisis deepens

But Corbyn continues to resist calls to resign from within the party and has vowed to challenge any potential challengers in a new contest to be elected the new...


SCOTUS strikes down abortion restrictions in Mississippi, Wisconsin

Missouri has similar laws requiring clinics to meet hospital-like standards and abortion doctors to have privileges at nearby hospitals, the loss of which meant...


Canadian man gored in Pamplona's running of the bulls

San Fermin, in which bulls chase red-scarved runners through Pamplona's cobbled streets during nine days of events, is the most famous and attracts thousands of...


Brazil ready to stage successful Games, assures Temer

Brazil's interim President Michel Temer has said that there is no risk of contracting the Zika virus during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Colin Mo...


Local vigil for families of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile

Thursday's atrocious attack on law enforcement officers at a peaceable assembly has made the road to true justice and peace longer. A week that began with t...


Love Island 2016 results! TWO couples get dumped but who left?

Did you feel like you were going to go? With the fewest votes in the public vote, they had lost their places in the show with just days to go before the fi...


North Korea's missile launch from submarine fails

The South's Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the missile was launched at about 11:30 a.m. Seoul time (0230 GMT) in waters east of th...


NATO leaders resume key summit; Afghanistan, Iraq on agenda

He said the troops would serve "shoulder to shoulder" with Polish forces, and enhance the United States forward presence in central and eastern Europe. "Unless ...


Islamic evangelist Zakir Naik caught up in political storm in India

Twelve persons, mainly youths, converted to Islam voluntarily in the presence of Naik at the full-packed open programme held at the Azam Campus ground, the prem...


'No gifts' for France in final - Evra

Chris Coleman, 46, is contract until 2018 but he has no intention of continuing beyond the World Cup in Russian Federation. "They are an excellent team with a...


Mother of Sterling's son disputes he had a gun

Metropolitan Nashville Police Department Chief Steve Anderson announced later that day that Venable would be decommissioned pending an internal investigation ...


Support for Ireland's main opposition surges amid Brexit uncertainty

Support for Fianna Fáil has risen by a massive nine points, which spells bad news for Independents and Fine Gael. Fine Gael saw a two-point drop in support....


Donald Trump's Much-Improved Fundraising Haul

The FEC report for June isn't due until later this month. In one of the clearest signs that he may be gunning for the position, Gingrich - who helped push t...


Zimbabwe sees a nationwide strike in protest over 'economic collapse'

On Tuesday, Zimbabwean civil servants, mostly nurses and teachers, went on strike to protest the non-payment of their June salaries. Zimbabweans largely staye...


Violence, settlements, Gaza undermine hope for Mideast peace - United Nations

Diplomatic efforts by France and New Zealand to harness the influence of the Security Council in prodding the parties into restarting stalled talks have encount...


PARTIDO POPULAR se impone en elecciones, pero sin mayoría — España

Afirmó que "en España han ganado los demócratas, la libertad y los derechos de la gente". Los socialistas reconocen que corresponde a Rajoy "la iniciativa...


Russia's President Seeking to Patch Up Things with US

Obama, who travels to Warsaw Thursday for a summit of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders, also "emphasized his concerns over the failure of the Syrian r...


Tom Watson to meet union leaders over Jeremy Corbyn leadership

Once a leadership campaign has kicked off, Labour's national executive will have to rule on the highly controversial question of whether Mr Corbyn has to find 5...


In South Africa, Modi thanks Zuma for support to NSG membership bid

After Pietermaritzburg , Modi will visit Gandhi's Phoenix Settlement on the outskirts of Durban. "We stood together in our common fight against racial subjug...


U.S. urges respect for South China Sea ruling

The patrols were first reported by the Navy Times newspaper based in Washington . Denmark also told the congressional hearing that the ruling of the Arbitr...


N Korea fires submarine-launched missile

The defense system THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense), according to South Korea and the United States, is in response to the proliferation of thr...


Super typhoon Nepartak hits Taiwan

Roofs were ripped off, trees were toppled and cars were overturned. Super Typhoon Nepartak brought chaos to Taiwan on July 8, forcing more than 15,000 people ...


Israel approves hundreds of new settlement homes despite Quartet warning

The plans, which include 560 housing units in the Maale Adumim settlement in the occupied West Bank , were approved by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu late...


A Third Of Cleveland Police Will Have GOP Convention Duties

John Kasich says he'll be in Cleveland for the duration of the Republican National Convention , but isn't sure if he'll go inside. Other police departments a...


We are coming back to Africa for stronger ties, says Israeli premier

Yesterday, Uganda also hosted a ceremony at Old Entebbe Airport to mark the 40 years of Israel Commando's Raid to free Israel hostages in 1976. Kenya's pres...


China to US: Tribunal on disputed sea a 'farce'

China continued to steam on Friday, with foreign ministry spokesman Hong Lei describing the case as "a violation of global rule of order under the cloak of cham...


Trump on six-pointed star: Can't let it go

Trump , who had insisted the star had no underlying meaning, appeared to double down on the original use of the star Wednesday night by tweeting an image of a D...


Murray to face Raonic in Wimbledon final

Raonic, who is ranked sixth on the global tennis stage, will play the second-seeded Andy Murray for his first Grand Slam title this Sunday (July 10) at 6 a....


France vs Iceland another chapter in Twitterati's love-hate relationship with Olivier Giroud

Giroud hit a goal in each half of the comprehensive victory at a rain-drenched Stade de France. Griezmann, small for an attacking player at 5 feet 9, scored w...


Supreme Court Overturns Former Virginia Governor's Corruption Conviction

The charges related on the acceptance by the McDonnells of $175,000 in loans, gifts, and other benefits from Virginia businessman Jonnie Williams, while Governo...


China evacuates over 2 lakh as typhoon Nepartak hits the country

In Taiwan, about 430,000 households were affected by power cuts, but half of them had electricity restored in the afternoon. Nepartak was expected to "cause i...


Family of killed Louisiana man denounces Dallas police deaths

Hours after Dayton's remarks Thursday, five police officers were fatally shot and others were wounded during protests in Dallas over Castile's killing and the f...


Ex-Soldier Kills 5 Officers in Dallas

Police said Johnson had no previous criminal history. It was found that he was "the lone shooter in this incident". Krenn said he heard the news when listenin...


Anushka, Salman Wedding Bells After Sultan?

Besides rocking the domestic box office , the Salman Khan-starrer " Sultan " has had an excellent opening in the overseas markets, grossing over Rs 70 crore ...


North Korea test-fires submarine-launched ballistic missile

Neighbouring Japan, the United States, and South Korea's military condemned the missile launch as a flagrant violation of UN sanctions. The Saturday launch is...


Snipers kill 5 Dallas cops at Black Lives Matter stir

Other officers arrived and helped arrest him. Glendening, who represented Johnson at the time, said Friday that the recommendation was "highly unusual" sinc...


Black Lives Matter condemns Dallas shootings, plans protests

Their hashtag #BlackLivesMatter aims to protest how black lives didn't seem to matter in a growing list of scandalous police killings . Sha'rol Henning with ...


Istanbul Terrorists From Russia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan

The Hurriyet newspaper reported that the bombers had rented a flat in Istanbul's Fatih district, home to many Syrians and other Arabs, and paid 24,000 Turk...


Baghdad Car Bomb Death Toll Rises To 250

Iraqi officials have again raised the figure for the number of people killed in Sunday's suicide bombing in Baghdad . About 23 of the wounded were still in hos...


Hanoi raps Beijing's military drills in East Vietnam Sea

Increased presence of Chinese military activity in the East China Sea has raised concerns in Japan, which also vowed to support Southeast Asian countries such a...


Cosby court case to go on

Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting Andrea Constand at his home near Philadelphia in 2004. On Thursday, Cosby appeared in a Norristown, Penn., court to...


UK shelves balanced budget goal as Brexit vote roils economy

Rivals Stephen Crabb , Andrea Leadsom and Liam Fox are also in the running to lead the Conservative Party and become United Kingdom prime minister. Mr Johnso...


Spain: 1 man gored, 7 injured in Pamplona bull run

Several of the six bulls used in the run got separated from the pack moments into the 8am run and began charging whatever came in sight. More than 1,000 peopl...


Super typhoon Nepartak hits Taiwan, disrupts power supply, transport

The storm continues to spin in the Taiwan Strait in a west-northwestward direction, with further weakening forecast as it moves toward China. "Many hut roofs ...


Lockheed-Built Juno Spacecraft Reaches Orbit Around Jupiter; Guy Beutelschies Comments

During its voyage, Juno captured unique footage of the Galilean satellites in motion about Jupiter . By performing an in-depth study of the Jupiter , the ...


Police still questioning man over 'special' 81-year-old woman's death

When police were called to the scene one officer was hospitalised by a man. The officer was later discharged. A search was launched, with armed police and a he...


DPD: Bomb-making materials, ammunition found at suspect's home

Police Chief David Brown said the suspect had told a negotiator that he had wanted to kill white people, especially white police officers , because he was an...


Antoine Griezmann, Cristiano Ronaldo Clash To Light Up Euro 2016 Final

Cristiano Ronaldo hugs Gareth Bale, his team-mate with Real Madrid, after the game. "Nobody thought Portugal could reach the final", Ronaldo said. "Twelve y...


Police find bomb materials in Dallas suspect's home

The White House and the Justice Department praise the Dallas police for being one of 53 jurisdictions participating in the Police Data Initiative, "a communit...


Tony Blair could face legal action over 2003 Iraq War — CHILCOT REPORT

He argued that he had acted in good faith, based on intelligence at the time which said that Iraq's president had weapons of mass destruction. Rona Mackay, re...