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Owen Smith blames Jeremy Corbyn for Labour finishing third in Holyrood election

The Labour leadership challenger accused Mr Corbyn of being prepared to "sacrifice unity and victory" in order to stay in his position. "I have repeatedly cal...


Court suspends burkini ban in French town

Cazeneuve ruled out drafting a national law to ban burkinis. The legal challenge focused on the ban in the town of Villeneuve-Loubet on the French Riviera, bu...


Body of Defence Forces soldier who went swimming off Donegal recovered

A search has been ongoing for Corporal Gavin Carey since he got in to difficulty in the sea on Tuesday. His remains were found following a six day search invo...


Islamic State group says spokesman killed in Syria

The Islamic State terror group says its spokesman has been "martyred" in northern Syria. "The big man behind everything is Abu Muhammad al-Adnani", Sarfo told...


Car Bomb Kills At Least 10 Outside Somali Presidential Palace

A suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden truck near the gate of Somalia's presidential palace in the capital on Tuesday, killing at least 12 people, p...


No EU-US trade deal during Obama presidency, Francois Hollande says

A senior USA military commander says the United States has made it clear to all of its partners fighting the Islamic State - including Turkey and the US -backed...


Israel says UN envoy's settlement remarks 'distort history'

In a much-awaited report, the Quartet - the U.S., Russia, the European Union and the United Nations - urged Israel to stop building settlements and called on th...


Brewing tropical systems threaten U.S. Gulf and Atlantic coasts

The center of the storm is expected to pass offshore of the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Tuesday. Pat McCrory reminded coastal residents to keep a close eye...


Philippines drug war deaths double to 1800 as president spars with UN

The president made the comments after two of the agency's human rights experts released a statement last week calling for the Philippine government "to put an...


Breaking! Yemen cross-border shelling kills 3 Saudi children

KELEMEN: Secretary Kerry says he's raised concerns about civilian casualties with his Saudi counterpart, Adel al-Jubeir, who says his country is being careful i...


Trump cleans up re-tweet on Clinton

He did not explain how his plan would affect numerous illegal community who have been in the United States for decades and obeyed US laws. "The softening is m...


USA alarm as Turkey warns Syrian Kurd militia of more strikes

Turkey first sent tanks across the border on Wednesday as part of a two-pronged operation against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fighters, as well ...


Every British Olympian had the same red bag; baggage claim chaos ensues

The team's Twitter account had a picture of the suitcase mayhem, captioning it as, "Baggage collection could be interesting". Gymnast Becky Downie posted a vi...


New Zealand Domino's Pizza to use drones for delivery

Domino's Group chief executive and managing director, Don Meij said the company had been investigating innovative and new delivery methods as business had gro...


Raikkonen edges Ricciardo in 3rd Belgian GP practice

But if I had not braked we would have had a massive accident. "Yesterday I qualified fifth but I knew we had a good race auto and it proved right". "I know ho...


Chelsea Clinton to remain on family foundation board

But there are other, more pertinent and reasonable questions, to ask here: Why, oh why, since the Clintons know their activities will be subjected to microscopi...


Jennifer Lopez joins ex Marc Anthony for surprise duet

The shot was taken in front of the art in New York City while Lopez filmed for her upcoming ABC cop drama Shades of Blue . Dazzling the crowd in a floor-le...


WRs Givens, Randle among Eagles cuts

The Eagles have $500,000 in dead money by cutting Randle. He would join Matthews, Nelson Agholor, Josh Huff and Dorial Green-Beckham if the Eagles decide to...


Kerry urges improved worker rights in Bangladesh

In India, Kerry is set to attend the seventh meeting of the U.S. -India strategic dialogue. It directly contradicted the narrative of Prime Minister Sheikh Ha...


Saudi defence minister meets COAS General Raheel Sharif

Saudi Defence Minister and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz returned home on early Monday morning after a brief visit to Islamabad. Howeve...


Inks one-year deal with Sacramento

Lawson is a 5-foot-10 point guard and finished last season with the Pacers (13 games), after spending the first 53 games with the Rockets. For Lawson, the exp...


Philippines president offers bounty for corrupt cops

Last week, the Philippine National Police told a Senate investigation 756 drug suspects have been killed in police operations nationwide. He also offered smalle...


Workers die on way to help Baton Rouge

She described them as volunteers heading from New Orleans to Baton Rouge to help flood victims. The charter bus then struck rear of a firetruck and multiple oth...


9 injured After Balloons Cause Orlando Mall Shooting Scare

At the same time the public is being force-fed the lie of increased mass shootings by the media, they're also acutely aware that malls and other "gun free zones...


East Tennessee police officer shot, killed; suspect in custody

He was not immediately named because authorities were still trying to reach relatives that were out of town, Crisp said. Crisp didn't identify the officer, sa...


Ex-civil service chief: British exit from European Union not inevitable

May herself of course campaigned and voted for the United Kingdom to remain in the European Union. But it sounds like this won't be the case. U.K. It is set...


Colombian rebels announce final conference of peace talks

The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc) and President Juan Manuel Santos's government signed the treaty at a ceremony in the Cuban capital Havana o...


Canadian Mounties allow officers to wear hijab

The hijab or the headscarf has been made optional part of Police Scotland's uniform in an attempt to attract more women Muslim recruits to the force, which now ...


Half of Germans against Merkel serving fourth term

Asked in an interview on Sunday with German public broadcaster ARD whether she sought a fourth term as the country's leader, Merkel refused to comment saying th...


Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace

There were 1,270 Palestinians and 1,184 Israelis who were surveyed in the poll, according to Algemeiner. The Palestinian think tank and the Israel Democracy I...


HLN drops Dr. Drew from prime-time lineup

CNN executive vice president Ken Jautz confirmed that he and Pinsky " have mutually agreed to air the final episode of his show on September 22". No reason w...


Time running low for winless drivers as Chase draws near

The race will use a lower-downforce package that saw higher straightaway speeds in qualifying, similar to what the June race produced. After recycling the engin...


Cheeky 'jail break' girl asks media to use 'better photo' on Facebook

Soon after, Sharp responded to the police authorities by giving them a picture of herself with a note that read, " Can you use this photo, please and thank you ...


Tunisia: Chahed's government approved by parliament

Youssef Chahed, 41, has promised to focus on fighting terrorism and corruption and boosting growth. Chahed called for national unity after a rocky transition ...


Violent stray dogs will be killed, govt's reply to Maneka Gandhi

A recent spike in the incidence of strays biting people in Kerala has put pressure on the state government to act. Taking a dig at Gandhi, Jaleel said, "How c...