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Hillary Clinton on Baton Rouge police shooting: 'This madness must stop'

They're trying to tell us. "Let's admit it: There is clear evidence that African-Americans are disproportionately killed in police incidents compared to any o...


Two more people detained in connection to Nice attack; dozens remain hospitalized

Officials have begun returning remains to the families, though 13 of the 84 who died have yet to be identified, the prosecutor said . Earlier today fears wer...


Dissident delegates claim they can force vote over GOP rules

As Purchin painted in the park, protesters holding "Stop Trump" and "No Hate in Our State" signs marched nearby, chanting, "The whole damn system is guilty as h...


GOP leaders approve convention rules, block insurgents

A Cleveland police officer says awareness is high in the department after recent shootings of police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The rebell...


May sacks Gove and Morgan in cabinet cull

Mrs May also appointed Liam Fox to the new position of secretary of state for worldwide trade, while Michael Fallon was retained as defence secretary. New f...


Theresa May seeks time from European Union to negotiate Brexit

After Cameron's final private audience with the Queen, the monarch said her farewell, again in private, to Cameron's family. One of them Anna Soubry, a Busine...


Canadian athletes react to report showing widespread doping in Russian athletics

TORONTO, July 18 (Reuters) - With the Rio Olympics less than three weeks away, the International Olympic Committee on Monday promised "the toughest sanctions av...


Swift Justice: Taylor/Kim/Kanye Feud Heats Up as Pop Princess Threatens Legal Action

Tay in the cross platform feud of our time. Twitter users think that the " Bad Blood " songstress pre-wrote her response to Kim Kardashian posting videos on ...


Newspapers, cable TV shut down

Roads have been blocked by using barricades and concertina wires. Sharif's statement comes after recent violence that has gripped Jammu and Kashmir in the wak...


Brother of Slain 'Kim Kardashian of Pakistan' Arrested For 'Honor Killing'

Among her posts was a racy video she danced in for a popular rap song that went viral. Three weeks before her murder, Qandeel wrote to Interior Minister and t...


Chaos Erupts On RNC Floor As #NeverTrump Makes Last Stand

Corker spoke at the NY delegation breakfast Monday morning, joking that it's one of those rare Republican conventions where the NY delegation carries some clout...


Slain Baton Rouge officer wrote emotional Facebook post

Police say it is being treated as "an active situation", with road closures in the area. "We do believe the person that shot and killed our officers, he was t...


Donald Trump unveils Mike Pence as running mate

Wisconsin Republican delegate Van Mobley did support Trump back then - he says the Pence selection is encouraging. Pence, standing alone in front of America...


Russia assailed in report for doping program beyond Sochi

The two-month investigation, conducted by Richard McLaren, a Canadian law professor and sports lawyer, confirmed Rodchenkov's claims that the Russians had figur...


Model Qandeel Baloch laid to rest in Dera Ghazi Khan

Renowned model and internet sensation Qandeel Baloch , 26, had been killed for " honor " by her brother Waseem in Multan. Baloch's parents, who have been...


Beijing In South China Sea Military Exercises

China is the biggest beneficiary of freedom of navigation in the South China Sea and will not let anybody damage it, Admiral Sun said . Beijing's maritime ad...


This leaked email shows what the United States really thinks of Boris Johnson

Mr Johnson is neither a good manager nor an original thinker, a hard proposition for a diplomatic service that values both qualities. "Oh lord, what horrors wil...


Venezuelan shoppers flock across border to Colombia

Given the presence of the Venezuelans, authorities opened the border so that about 44,000 people could cross into the neighboring country on Saturday and about ...


Chinese state media claims India supports Beijing on South China Sea

China's strongly-worded reactions comes just a day after an worldwide tribunal rejected the country's claim over a vast expanse of the strategic South China Sea...


Fiat Chrysler said to be under investigation for fraud

In a suit filed in January, a Chicago-area dealer alleged the company inflated its US auto sales by paying dealers to report selling more vehicles than they act...


208 people martyred during coup attempt

The coup crumbled after Erdogan, on holiday at the coast, phoned in to a television news programme and called for his followers to take to the streets. US Secre...


North Korea fires three ballistic missiles

The missiles, which are believed to be SCUD type, were launched towards east from an area in the North's western region from 5:45 a.m. (2045 GMT Monday) to 6:40...


I respect academia...will ensure all are partners in progress: Prakash Javadekar

When asked whether he would seek time from the new Education Minister Prakash Javdekar, Kumar said he would meet him (Javdekar) and put before him various deman...


Some questions and answers about the Russian doping report

Russian government officials engineered the drug-fuelled corruption of almost 30 Olympic sports, an investigator has found, prompting the World Anti-Doping Agen...


Don't travel to Turkey: US advisory to its citizens

Reports in local media that thousands of members of the police force across the country had been sacked followed on an anouncement the day before that 6,000 peo...


Bill Gates donates R71 billion to fight disease and poverty in Africa

He said that obstacles in the path of Africa's youth needed to be cleared so that they can drive the future of the continent. The Microsoft co-founder was d...


EU, US alarmed by Turkey's response to failed coup

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has urged the Turkish government to uphold democratic principles as it purges thousands of officials in the aftermath of an a...


Hundreds mourn officer killed in Dallas police shooting

Michael Krol, 40, was a former Wayne County Deputy Sheriff who left for a job with the Dallas Police Department a few years ago. "He knew the danger of the jo...


Turkey's President Erdogan refuses to rule out death penalty

Supporters started 1,000 schools in more than 100 countries, including about 150 taxpayer-funded charter schools throughout the US In Turkey, they have run univ...


Police kill attacker who slashed passengers on German train

The man was shot dead by police. The incident comes just days after the devastating attack in Nice in which 84 people lost their lives, prompting fears it cou...


Turkey anti-coup list seemed prepared

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been in Istanbul since early Saturday, ordered overnight patrols across the country by F16 fighters, CNNTurk s...


South African athlete dies while climbing Kilimanjaro

He was rushed to hospital on Sunday. The ambassadors were expected to summit the nearly 6 000-metre high mountain on Mandela Day . The goal of their trip w...


Axe-wielding man injures 20 people on train in Germany

In an official statement , local police said that four people are in very serious condition. However, German news stations have since said the police search...


Duterte condemns Bastille Day terror attack

He had no record of making militant statements and was not known to the intelligence services, the minister said. Earlier on Saturday, the French Interior Min...


No EU membership if Turkey reinstates death penalty: EU members

Seibert said the Erdogan regime's response "raises profound and worrisome questions when on the day after the coup attempt, 2,500 judges are removed from their...


French PM says 'terrorism is now part of everyday lives'

Reuters could not verify the existence of the photograph, which Jabeur declined to share. One theory being looked at was that Bouhlel was intent on committin...


MPs to vote today on £31 billion Trident nuclear weapon renewal

New Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to tell politicians the nuclear threat is growing, and urge them to put ideology aside and back renewal. "To say th...


Baton Rouge Shooter Served in San Diego as a Marine

The three officers killed in the shooting were identified as 32-year-old Montrell Jackson and 41-year-old Matthew Gerald , both from the Baton Rouge Police D...


Oklahoma delegates say little support for anti-Trump faction

Among the convention speakers are New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, an...


Minor earthquake strikes off the coast of Florida

Prior to that the three next most recent Florida earthquakes were in the 19th century. Earthquakes are rare in Florida and even rarer are those that cause a...


Pressure mounts on Eagle to withdraw from Labour race

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is strongly opposed to Trident but has given his MPs a free vote on the issue. Mr Corbyn was elected leader previous year but wa...


Davis Cup: Britain wins doubles, leads Serbia 2-1

Kyle Edmund's 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (5) win against Dusan Lajovic in the reverse singles on a wet and windy day at the outdoor Tasmajdan clay-court stadium gave Britain...


Herbalife Spikes On FTC Settlement, Will Fix Rewards Structure

The FTC said the company deceived recruits with promises of earning thousands of dollars a month by selling its products. "We expect that once Herbalife's b...


Japanese PM Abe: Too early to discuss specific revisions to constitution

Since the Bank of Japan fired a so-called "monetary bazooka" in 2013 to vault Japan out of more than a decade of deflation, Tokyo stocks have gained and the y...


Al Franken Is Worried About Pokemon Go

Niantic now has eight corporate sponsors for Ingress globally, including SoftBank Group Corp, and the number is likely to be similar for Pokemon GO , he said. ...


Egypt Foreign Minister Meets Netanyahu in Rare Visit as Relations Warm

El-Sisi is a proponent of the Arab Peace Initiative, which would entail Arab countries fully recognizing Israel in return for Israel withdrawing from areas it c...


Three officers killed in Baton Rouge

That was corroborated with social media posts . One officer was sent to Baton Rouge General Medical Center and was being treated for "non-life-threatening in...


Quotes on Boris Johnson Choice as Britain's Chief Diplomat

Less measured was the French foreign minister, Jean-Marc Avrault, who on Thursday gave a blistering interview to French radio in which he described Johnson as a...


Turkey: Ex-air force chief denies role in coup plot

Pictures released by Anadolu appear to show Akin Ozturk, 64, a general, with injuries to his head and upper body. But two private broadcasters said the Genera...


Fears Turkey may reinstate death penalty after failed coup

The PM also said 50 coup backers and 1,491 government supporters were injured in the unrest. Eight members of Turkey's military who reportedly supported t...