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Leader of IS in Pakistan and Afghanistan killed in USA airstrike

Afghan authorities erroneously believed Saeed had been killed in another strike in July 2015, when a United States drone targeted dozens of ISIS-linked cadres...


FBI Tipped Off Canadian Police About Suspect Planning Imminent Attack

Goodale said he had spoken to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about the police operation Wednesday night "to confirm that public safety has been and continues t...


Hillary Clinton releases latest tax returns, asks Donald Trump to do so

The Clintons paid $43.9 million in federal taxes over those years - an average tax rate that works out to 31.6 percent. The Clintons also donated 1 million US...


Bombings in Thailand Hit Phuket and Hua Hin, Injure Dozens

More than 20 people have been wounded, including some foreigners. Friday's blast took place on the birthday of Thailand's Queen Sirikit. Two people died dur...


Almaz Ayana BREAKS Women's 10000m WR At Rio 2016

Ayana of Ethiopia delivered a stunning start to track and field at the Olympics on Friday with a world record in the 10,000 meters, wiping away the competitio...


Blow To Corbyn As GMB Union Backs Rival

He is also fighting a court battle to uphold the decision, which meant that to vote in the leadership election new members instead had to become "registered sup...


Mobile services snapped in Kashmir, only state-run BSNL working

The separatist camp has extended the shutdown call in Kashmir till August 18 and called for a march at Lal Chowk on August 13 and 14. Confirming the development...


Helen Glover is Rowing For Gold at Rio Olympics

Denmark and New Zealand appeared to be catching the British pair with 500m to go but a gritty last push from the reigning champions ruled out any chance of a...


Labour wins court appeal over leadership election votes

This means - until there is an appeal to the Supreme Court - that around 130,000 members, most of whom are believed to be sympathetic to Jeremy Corbyn, will not...


Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich

A source close to Clinton said she would soon release the return, supplementing the decades of filings she and her husband have already made public. Despite n...


Right-to-vote ruling boosts Jeremy Corbyn's bid to hold Labour leadership

The party's QC is to appeal this morning's High Court decision that it cannot have a six month freeze date for members voting in the leadership contest, and t...


Clinton: "Inciting of violence" in Trump's remarks to gun rights defenders

When Donald Trump floated the idea of assassinating Hillary Clinton yesterday during a rally in North Carolina, the face of one bearded audience member behind...


In Wake Of Attacks, Germany's Interior Minister Proposes Stricter Security Measures

De Maiziere said, as part of the new security package, he also proposed stripping of German citizenship of dual nationals, who fight for terrorist groups over...


Putin says meeting with Erdogan key for future of ties

That incident was merely a manifestation of deep enmity over the Syrian war - in which Turkey has acted as the conduit for terrorist arms, recruits, money and...


Based Turkish navy officer 'missing' after coup

Meanwhile, Anadolu said Ugurlu had been working at NATO's Allied Command Transformation headquarters in Norfolk, Virginia. Earlier, Turkey's state-run Anadolu...


Impromptu in Corbynia - Islington Labour debates leadership race

It did not ask who members thought the GMB should back but, "who is best placed to win a General Election, to unite and lead the Labour Party into government an...


Macy's plans to close 100 stores

But that location, which opened as a Hudson's in 1957, survived the past round of store closures. Macy's now has 728 stores, according to the press release ...


Ryan opponent wants to talk about deporting Muslims

Note, by the way, that he assures Sykes that there are things Trump could say or do that would lead him to un-endorse, but of course he won't specify what the...


Waterslide complaints surface after Kansas boy dies on ride

The boy was the son of Kansas state Rep. Scott Schwab and his wife, Michele. "Since the day he was born, he brought abundant joy to our family and all those...


Three children injured, one seriously, in TN Ferris wheel accident

Law enforcement cordon off the area surrounding the Ferris wheel on Monday. All three children had reportedly been awake, alert and coherently answering quest...


China starts combat air patrols in disputed South China Sea areas

Recently, Japan had claimed that an increasing number of Chinese government vessels and hundreds of fishing boats are sailing near the disputed islets called Se...


Several wounded in PKK attack in southern Turkey

The official spoke on condition of anonymity in line with government regulations. A auto bomb exploded as a police patrol vehicle was passing in Kiziltepe, go...


Tesla autopilot helped in medical emergency

While not a completely self-driving auto, Tesla's autopilot allows a vehicle to brake, accelerate and steer for the equivalent of motorway driving. "As clearl...


In setback for Brazil's Rousseff, Senate puts her on trial

Senators voted 59-21 to approve a report calling for her removal after 16 hours of often-angry speeches. Rousseff has been awaiting the Senate's decision on h...


Israeli forces demolish homes of 5 Palestinians in West Bank

Israeli bulldozers destroyed the prefabricated shelters in the village of Um Al Kheir, some of them built with European Union funding, early on Tuesday, said t...


What to watch at the Rio Games on Wednesday

The popular American team, who received a reception almost as loud as any of the home team's competitors, were heavily favored to dominate these games, going to...


Couple Arrested Carrying Body of Child in Duffle Bag

Mexican authorities turned over Johnny Lewis Hartley, 39, and Mercy Mary Becerra, 43, to San Diego homicide detectives Tuesday at the San Ysidro port of entry. ...


United States of America vs. Colombia Olympic Soccer

The U.S. will face Colombia on Tuesday in their final Group G game at the 2016 Olympics . Carli Lloyd and team is looking to get just one point to get on t...


DA wins Nelson Mandela metro

There are seven other individual parties - there's the EFF with six seats and the ANC with 50 seats. The DA has triumphed over the ANC by a five percent margin....


Infant Death in Texas Linked to Zika

One other baby has been born with microcephaly in Texas . The baby's mother moved to Harris County from an affected region during her second trimester and ...


UK coast guards warn sightseers away from oil rig on beach

There are 280 metric tonnes of diesel on board and this situation is being monitored but the pollution risk is believed to be low. Local Authority environment...


Trump faces fresh GOP pushback despite bid to reset campaign

Hillary Clinton launched fresh attacks on Donald Trump's business record and temperament on Monday, casting the businessman as a cheat who has repeatedly "stiff...


Deepika and Co. advance to quarterfinal

It all came down to a one-minute shoot-off. However, it wasnt a great performance from the Indian girls as they could hit the ideal 10 only twice - Bombayla in ...


Japan urges China not to escalate East China Sea tension

Accompanying Ramos to China are former Secretary of Interior and Local Government Rafael Alunan, former Beijing-based journalist and China expert Chito Sta. "Th...


Quetta attack: COAS Raheel Sharif orders special combing operations across the country

While a heavy contingent of Frontier Corps and police arrived and cordoned off the hospital following the blast. "A full, independent and transparent investig...