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South Sudan refugees could soon hit one million

The Indian embassy in Juba said in a statement on Wednesday the aircraft were expected to land at 11 a.m. and Indian nationals with valid travel documents w...


Clinton Leads in Battleground States, New Polls Show

According to the New York Times , "Mrs. Clinton maintaining her double-digit edge among women and nonwhites". When third-party candidates Gary Johnson and Ji...


Solar Impulse 2 leaves Spain for Egypt

Swiss pilot, Andre Borschberg, was at the controls for his last time on the way to Cairo and was set to hand over to fellow pilot, Bertrand Piccard, to complete...


More than 100000 Venezuelans flock to Colombia to stock up on supplies

Caracas authorized the temporary opening a week after some 35,000 Venezuelans poured across the border during a 12-hour opening of the pedestrian bridge that ...


Clinton plans plenty of 'counterprogramming' during the GOP convention

The two men and Smith all support Trump for president. Fifty-five per cent of all voters say her use of a private email server is important to their vote - ...


Turkey Cracks Down On Police, Military After Coup Attempt 05:16

They insisted that although the violence was concentrated on the major northern cities of Istanbul and Ankara , the Turkish Riviera beauty spot was "potentia...


EU warns Turkey not to abandon rule of law

On Sunday, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told crowds of supporters demanding the death penalty for coup plotters that Turkey's parliament should consider r...


Turkey purges thousands of police officers and officials following coup attempt

News reports said close to 2,000 special forces police officers were deployed in Istanbul to guard key installations. Turkish authorities pressed on Sunday ...


How the failed coup could impact Turkey's economy

Another 1,400 were injured. It was not immediately clear whether the incident was linked to Friday's abortive military coup in which more than 200 people we...


Passengers attacked by man with axe, knife on train in Germany

Train traffic between the two cities was halted after the attack and helicopters circled over the scene. The attack comes 11 months after a similar episode in...


Turkey coup: police ordered to shoot down helicopters

Anadolu said 8,777 employees attached to the Interior Ministry were dismissed, including 30 governors, 52 civil service inspectors and 16 legal advisers. Ger...


Gunman Accused Of Killing Police Once Attended Clark Atlanta

He was deployed to Iraq from 2008 to 2009. The officers were killed after responding to a report of a man carrying an assault weapon. Col. Mike Edmonson o...


Thousands Gather in London to Protest Against Brexit Vote

A man holds a European flag as thousands of protesters take part in a "March for Europe" in London , to protest against Britain's vote to leave the EU. He wa...


Missouri Cruz delegate to support Trump at convention

Linda Lingle gave a speech promoting inroads that Republicans have made with Jewish voters, as well as ripping the Democrats for allegedly being more hostile to...


China to launch maritime drills in South China sea late monday

Beijing was preparing today to close access to some of the South China Sea to carry out military exercises, according to information from the authorities, a ...


Donald Trump Officially Announces Mike Pence As VP And He Accepts

The presumptive Republican nominee introduced Pence as his No. 2 on Saturday, passing over candidates he has more of a personal connection with in favor of an e...


Gunman a decorated ex-US Marine

A Baton Rouge SWAT team responding to the gunfire shot and killed Long from 100 yards away, State Police Superintendent Col. Mike Edmonson told reporters in a n...


Blair less than contrite after adverse report on Iraq war

The report shows Britain went to war on a "far from satisfactory" legal basis, and that the case for military action was over-hyped. Chilcot concluded that ...


Protesters arrested as Hanson faces Q&A

Pauline Hanson responds to the claims from Murrandoo Yanner in Cairns on Sunday. "I did not know that about you". He replied: "I was born in an Islamic nation...


UK PM May hands farm ministry to beaten leadership rival Leadsom

He added: "I would like to see us negotiating access to the single market for Britain's businesses, so we can go on selling our goods and services into the Euro...


Kejriwal cleans dishes at Golden Temple as penance

AAP, which has been aggressively campaigning for Punjab Assembly polls due next year, courted controversy after the release of its youth manifesto in which the ...


China closing part of South China Sea for military exercises

It could be the first step toward a diplomatic solution to tensions that have been building up since China expelled Filipino fishermen from Scarborough Shoal in...


Coup bolsters Erdogan's appeal, grip on power

Reports claimed 8,777 employees attached to the interior ministry were sacked, including 30 governors, 52 civil service inspectors and 16 legal advisers. The U....


Rifle-wielding officers respond, take cover near scene of Baton Rouge shooting

Police believe Long acted alone. Discussing the difficulties of being a police officer and a black man in America now, he said he was "disappointed in some fa...


Purge of Turkey coup supporters intensifies

Authorities have fired almost 9,000 police officers, bureaucrats and others, while detaining thousands more alleged to have been involved in Friday night's at...


Corbyn should face woman in Labour leadership contest, says McDonnell

Organisers said over 200 people attended the event, which was organised late last week, and that constituency parties had expressed anger at the suspension of...


Hundreds attend Scottish Labour rally in support of Jeremy Corbyn

Ms Eagle, who was elected in 1992 and has strong links to the trade union movement, stressed her humble background as the daughter of a seamstress and said Labo...


Seven secures rugby league world cup rights

Fourteen nations will contest the tournament with New Zealand drawn in pool B where they will play Samoa, Scotland and Tonga. If Australia and New Zeal...


People are kicking off after Pokemon Go servers go down

It seems that the tables have turned somewhat with Pokemon GO being released in multiple countries except for Japan, one of the few countries in the world that ...


'Pokémon Go' expansion marred by a possible cyberattack

Pokeman Go trainers have reportedly gone into meltdown after the game's servers crashed on Saturday afternoon. Discover and capture Pokémon all around you...


'28 Pages' Of 9/11 Report Released

The document shows names of people who helped hijackers get apartments and settle in the West. It's clear that at least some citizens who took to social media...


European Union warns Turkey not to abandon the rule of law

Federica Mogherini , the EU's high representative for foreign affairs, said foreign ministers will send a "strong message" that the rule of law and the democrat...


Protests break out on Republican convention floor

Some of those opposed to Trump even walked out. The theme for the first day of the meeting had already been set as " Make America Safe Again ". The vote to ...


David Cameron leaves Downing Street for last time as UK PM

In his final speech outside Number 10, the outgoing Prime Minister said serving as Prime Minister had been "the greatest honour of my life". "And I'm sure...


Republican Convention Floor Erupts Into Chaos Amid Push for Roll Call Vote

Your party is about to nominate the person that it's about to nominate and you're just figuring this out now, Sparky? Delegates react as some call for a roll ...


Failed coup bolsters Erdogan

A senior official said F-16 jets guarded Turkish airspace overnight, action ordered by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan " for the control of the airspace and secu...


Trump backers, some with guns, gather for first big rally

Leaders of those groups have been allied in recent weeks as Trump's path to the GOP nomination became assured. The Wisconsin lawmaker was elected on a quick v...


GOP kicks off convention with nod to 'troubling times'

The 2016 Republican National Convention kicks off on Monday - and Cleveland is ready. Trump's team, working with the Republican National Committee, attempte...


6000 arrested in Turkish coup crackdown

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says 208 people lost their lives in the July 15 military coup attempt, while 7,500 people were detained in connection wit...


Venezuelans cross border shopping for scarce food

It looked like Black Friday on the Venezuelan-Colombian border last Sunday, as thousands of Venezuelan shoppers took advantage of a brief border opening to floo...


Watch Donald Trump's 2016 Republican Convention Online

Donald Trump has, for months, capitalized on the idea that he's willing to go bigger and bolder than any other candidate, and the other candidates all lost. As ...


'You're not welcome here': Pauline Hanson confronted at CIAF

Ms Hanson has courted widespread controversy for her attitudes toward Asian and Muslim immigration. Newly promoted cabinet minister Matt Canavan said everyo...


British lawmakers back renewal of Trident nuclear deterrent

He branded Mr Corbyn's opposition "juvenile" and "narcissistic" and said shadow cabinet members who voted against Trident should resign and return to the backbe...


Pokemon GO fans told not to play in US Holocaust Museum

Here's the bad news about the new, insanely popular Pokemon Go: People are trying to catch Pidgeys and Dugtrios at New York City's 9/11 memorial site. It's ha...


Egyptian FM meets Netanyahu in rare Israel visit

Sunday's visit by Sameh Shoukry is the first by an Egyptian foreign minister since 2007, according to Netanyahu. The reports come on the heels of Sunday's...


Pokemon GO: Do Pokemon Get New Moves When They Evolve

You move through the levels of XP, needing more XP each time to level up. Playing Pokemon Go is simple and accessible. The game has sparked a slew of random...


Govt has nothing to hide on J&K: Modi

Asked if the Congress was softening its position, Sharma said the party was willing to move ahead if the government could address its concerns. Congress leade...


Sports Minister, Dalung met with fraudsters, not us- Avengers

Security sources said that the incident occurred at SPDC Camp Five at about 1a.m. with a huge fire enveloping the site of the attack. Neither the notorious Ni...


Obama will present Vietnam War veteran with Medal of Honor

As commander of the 176th Aviation Company, Kettles' mission was to fly in reinforcements and evacuate wounded soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division , who we...


'Never Trump' faction launches floor fight at GOP convention, sparks chaos

The bid for a roll-call vote failed, but caused an ugly moment in Trump's march to the nomination. Hundreds of socially conservative delegates opposed to nomi...