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Pilot in hot air balloon crash had convictions, complaints

Jeff Chatterton, who represents the Balloon Federation of America, a nonprofit membership organization aimed at advancing ballooning, calls the crash the "bigge...


Half of NYC's Voters Don't Want De Blasio Re-Elected

However, as Hot Air reports, this in no way means that de Blasio has lost all hope for re-claiming his spot as mayor. The survey of 1,310 registered voters, w...


Syrian media say 9 killed as rebels attack in divided Aleppo

It was not immediately clear who was responsible. Russian Federation continues to tip the scales in its ally Bashar Assad's favor as Vladimir Putin's air forc...


High likelihood of 'local' Zika virus transmission in US

But the mosquitoes that carry the virus - called the yellow fever mosquito - are "not established" in Canada, and wouldn't be suited to our climate, according t...


Middle-aged women evacuated safely from Syria's Aleppo city

Syrian regime ally Russian Federation has announced the opening of three humanitarian passages for civilians and surrendering fighters seeking to exit Alepp...


Afghan ministry: 1 policeman killed in Kabul hotel attack

The Khanshin district of southern Helmand province has been overrun by Taliban as a result of heavy fighting, an official said on Saturday. Afghan doctors a...


Syria rebels release alleged footage of crashed Russian helicopter

Syrian rebel fighters have launched a major assault on government-held southwestern parts of Aleppo to try to reopen supply lines into opposition-held areas o...


CPP to declare unilateral ceasefire on August 20

Dureza pointed out that Duterte was honest and has shown he would "walk the extra mile" in attaining peace with the NPA, the armed component of the Communist Pa...


Labour Rebel MPs Plan to Elect Own Leader if Corbyn Gets Re-Elected

According to the media outlet, the moderates are also planning to go through the courts to get the right to use Labour's name and assets. But since his victor...


Typhoon Nida heads for Hong Kong after lashing Philippines

As such, the airlines said they are suspending all flights through Hong Kong International Airport from 10pm on Monday to 2pm on Tuesday. "The weather will ...


Trump attacks slain Muslim US soldier's parents; triggers row

Never one to turn down an opportunity for rebuttal, Trump, seemingly unable to question the army father, instead drew attention to the silence of Ghazala Khan ...


Turkish Soccer Officials Resign to Help Govt Coup Probe

People take photos with their phones at the iconic Galata Tower, illuminated in Turkish flag colors, in Istanbul, Saturday, July 30, 2016. State-run Anadolu A...


Pembrokeshire MPs back vote for new nuclear missile submarines

Prime Minister Theresa May told MPs today that scrapping Trident would be grossly irresponsible - a move that would weaken Britain's security and please our ene...


Mercedes driver Hamilton increases lead with German GP win

Hamilton has won six of the past seven races and now has 49 career victories. "What a race, what a fantastic start". The Red Bulls managed to finish ahea...


Clinton vs. Trump: Their words about each other

He's professed admiration for notorious anti-American autocrats including Saddam Hussein, wondering on Twitter if Vladimir Putin might be his new BFF. He also s...


France names second church attacker

French officials on Thursday identified the second man who carried out this week's deadly attack on a Catholic church in northern France as Abdel-Malik Nabil Pe...


Hillary Clinton: I'll be a president for all Americans

Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of painting a misleadingly dark picture of American society. "Imagine him in the Oval Office facing a real crisis", she...


Munich gunman planned shooting for a year

Germany, and Bavaria in particular, are on edge after a deadly rampage at a Munich mall on Friday in which nine people were killed and an axe attack on a trai...


The Three Best Matches between Novak Djokovic and Kei Nishikori!

An immediate break was followed by a love hold, and briefly, the Frenchman found some more inspiration with three winning net plays. But with Novak Djokovic a...


Clinton, Kaine, stay on Trump attack as they kick off bus tour

Kaine, in introducing Clinton, told the wildly friendly crowd, "weren't you proud" about how "optimistic" and "upbeat" the Democrat convention was, a contras...


EU Could Block Turkish Stream Construction - Ukrainian Official

This volume is intended for Turkish consumers. The second one will pass through the whole territory of Turkey and is meant to supply the southwestern countrie...


Munich shooter planned attack for Year, chose victims randomly

Ansbach police said in a statement that just after 10 p.m. Sunday they were alerted to an explosion in the city center. "He had been planning this crime since...


A's trade Burns to Royals for Eibner, put Hill on DL

Cain hit. 290 with eight home runs and 39 RBIs in 73 games before missing 25 games. Hill was scheduled to start Sunday but was scratched after experiencing di...


Baltimore Officers In Freddie Gray Case Return To Work

University of Maryland law professor Douglas Colbert said even the existence of such an argument would be unthinkable in any other criminal case in which the po...


Yemen govt says peace talks 'ended' after rebels form council

Since then, more than 9,000 people have been killed and 2.8 million driven from their homes. Hadi's negotiators are demanding the implementation of a U.N. At ...


Indonesia rebuffs UN, EU appeals to halt looming executions

INDONESIA executed four prisoners convicted for drug offenses on Friday, despite worldwide calls this past week to put a halt to executions. The group, which ...


Turkey's Erdogan dropping lawsuits for insults against him

The convictions were later overturned.Erdogan has said that longtime foe Fethullah Gulen , a self-exiled Muslim cleric who just happens to live in rural Saylor...


Hillary Clinton to stress her experience, leadership in acceptance speech

But fortunately for her, Hillary Clinton is far less dependent on the next generation than Donald Trump . The program Thursday night also aimed to paint a ...


Duterte lifts ceasefire with the Reds

The recently-elected president ordered on Saturday all government forces to go on high alert and "continue to discharge their normal functions and mandate to ne...


Thousands of Turkish teachers sacked, as government cracks down following coup

Both the rule of law and freedom of expression are now at risk, warns Kristin Hausler, Dorset senior research fellow at the British Institute of global and Co...


RIO 2016:Can the Olympic brand rally in Brazil?

The Rio 2016 Olympic Games starts less than two weeks away on 5 August, and consumer group Which? has found a site selling tickets for a wide range of events - ...


Isis executes 24 civilians after capturing Syrian village, says monitoring group

The casualties came from six airstrikes conducted against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) between July 28, 2015, and April 29, 2016, a U.S. also ...


Turkey to hire 20000 teachers following coup attempt

Education Minister Ismet Yilmaz said the new teachers will replace state educators who have been dismissed as well as teachers in private schools with alleged l...


Trump unloads on Clinton moments after speech

That's the country we're fighting for". "The first time that a major party has nominated a woman for president", she said . It is seldom that a Presidential ...


PDP Leadership Tussle: Court Upholds Sheriff's Leadership

Responding, Justice Abang said the May 21 convention was held despite the decision of the court, and that the Port Harcourt division wrongly assumed jurisdictio...


Katy Perry belts 'Rise' and 'Roar' at Democratic convention

I'm going to vote for Hillary Clinton ", she said. The anti-Trump quotables of the night came from former MI governor Jennifer Granholm, who remixed Carly Si...


Sandy Hook school opening to public, 4 years after massacre

Llodra said that despite the new school's "birth" from tragedy, the school will be a place of love, laughter and learning. The shop sold the gun used to kill ...


Pope greeted by dancing, singing young Catholics

Federico Lombardi said. This is the second day of the Argentine pontiff's five-day visit - his first to Eastern Europe. Francis was to address several hundr...


Freddie Gray Death: Last Charged Dropped against Police

On Wednesday, Mosby announced that charges against three officers still facing trial were being dropped . The Black Lives Matter movement made Gray's death a...


PA calls for suing Britain over 1917 Balfour Declaration

Peace Now, which opposes settlements, said the tenders were for homes that were offered in the past and never taken up. They reported Israel advanced plans ...


Prosecutors Move to Drop Charges in Chandra Levy Murder

In 2009 police charged Guandique, who was already imprisoned for attacking women in the same area Levy went missing. A judge on Thursday dismissed charges aga...


Ford's 2Q profit falls on trouble in US, China

North American pretax profit slid 4.8 percent to $2.7 billion as rising incentives and slowing sales took a toll on the bottom line, despite low fuel prices dri...


Iraq finally bans fake bomb detectors after July 3 blast

In another attack, a roadside bomb killed one victim and injured three others as a Shia militia, Hashd al-Shabi, patrol auto passed in Abu Ghraib, also in weste...


Who said it: Ivanka Trump or Hillary Clinton?

Trump said her father's legacy as a trailblazer in fair hiring practices on both the racial and gender levels. It was a moment the head of any fashion lab...


Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama at the DNC

But the president's work on Clinton's behalf, and the intensity of his effort, will be at least as important. While the bar is undeniably high for Clinton t...


Angela Merkel says refugees who carry out attacks 'mock' Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday rejected calls to change Germany's refugee policy despite the recent attacks involving asylum-seekers. The deadl...


Malcolm Turnbull to make captain's call on Kevin Rudd's United Nations bid

Mr Turnbull was expected to contact Mr Rudd before the decision was publicly announced on Friday. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop argued in favour of the nomina...


First funerals held for Dallas officers

Lorne Ahrens was held in the Dallas suburb of Plano. Unlike yesterday's joint memorial service, the funerals were individual and took place in three diffe...


New Wonder Woman trailer unveiled at Comic-Con

Empire debuted a new official still from Wonder Woman , the upcoming solo film from director Patty Jenkins ( Monster ), which offers a bit of a prequel story ...


Turkey awakes to Erdogan's state of emergency

US-based preacher Fethullah Gulen urged Washington Tuesday to reject Turkey's efforts to extradite him and rejected as "ridiculous" the claim he was behind the ...