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No clear winner in Croatia parliamentary election

Croatians voted on Sunday in a snap election whose outcome might prolong political uncertainty in the EU's newest member, which had shifted to the right under p...


Sam Dastyari steps down amid Chinese expenses row

The Prime Minister has doubled down from the sidelines of the ASEAN summit in Laos, questioning the Labor Leader's judgement and integrity, while accusing him o...


Donald Trump: 2016 is last chance for Republicans to win presidential election

Both Trump and vice presidential nominee Mike Pence lambasted Clinton's remarks, which Pence said should be "denounced in the strongest possible terms" while sp...


Colin Kaepernick to donate $1 million to community organizations

However, Kaepernick is doing more than merely kneeling on the ground for a couple minutes in protest. Whether he will adjust to taking a knee as well remains un...


UN Security Council Condemns North Korea Missile Tests

The statement from the Security Council issued on Tuesday is the ninth press statement the United Nations body has issued in 2016. The document was adopted una...


Iran president: 'Punish' Saudi Arabia for 2015 hajj disaster

Responding to a question about Monday's comments by Khamenei, Al al-Sheikh said he was not surprised by them. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , wishes all...


Syrian government forces capture more areas in Aleppo

One of the women was reported to be pregnant. CNN can not confirm the authenticity of these reports . It posted a video showing wheezing children douse...


Sturgeon launches new Scottish independence drive

The First Minister, who will deliver her Programme for Government in the Scottish Parliament on Tuesday, said: "This week I will set our vision for Scotland". L...


France's burkini ban a 'stupid reaction' to extremism

Last week, France's top administrative court suspended a burkini ban imposed by the southern town of Villeneuve-Loubet. At least in one small French town, wom...


Judge rejects request to delay Boston police bodycam program

After police and union officials struck a deal this summer, the program was first meant to be volunteer-based: 100 officers would step up to be fitted with came...


US officials unsure of deal as Kerry arrives for Syria talks

The US and Russian Federation have been struggling to come to terms on a ceasefire between Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government and moderate rebels...


California extends ambitious climate change law

Last month a coalition of 177 businesses - among them Levi's eBay, The North Face and Gap, Inc. - organized by Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), sent a letter t...


US has North Korea missile threat covered: Pentagon

The CIA is reported to have tracked Pakistani nuclear aid to North Korea (which the country's nuclear smuggler A.Q.Khan eventually confessed to), in exchange fo...


What to expect from your bet?

For lovers of the daily adrenaline, it is offered to make a bet on any event while holding away in the pockets the main sum from your capital for the grand stak...


Belarusian booted from Paralympics for carrying Russian flag

The ceremony ended with an emotional passing of the Paralympic torch, during which 1984 Paralympian Marcia Malsar fell to floor, but was met by a deafening roar...


Pain lingers a year after hajj tragedy

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called on the Muslim world to join forces and bring the Saudi regime to justice for its atrocities in Muslim countries of ...


London club Fabric is to shut

It follows a review of the licence in 2014 after two people died taking drugs at the club. The club's license was revoked following the drug-related deaths ...


Philippines says 4 people being sought for deadly blast

The document proclaims a " state of national emergency on account of lawless violence ", said Communications Assistant Secretary Chris Ablan as he explained k...


Obama, Indian prime minister meet during summit

I can't say how long they met. "I don't take the kinds of comments personally", Obama said at a news conference, noting that Duterte had used the same phrase ...


Putin: Russia, US May Reach Agreement on Syria 'within Next Few Days'

As heads of state bid farewell to the scenic city, which authorities emptied of residents to ensure a smooth summit, here are some of the memorable takeaways. T...


Aleppo bombed as US and Russia plan Syria talks

Said to be based on the Geneva Communique made in 2014 by global mediators, the plan allocates six months to finalizing a peace deal before moving on to the 1.5...


Camerawoman accused of tripping fleeing migrants charged

Petra Laszlo, who later said she regrets her actions , became emblematic of anti-migrant sentiment in Hungary. Laszlo was directly behind the police officers...


Mexico's finance secretary resigns after Trump visit

Videgaray will not take another public post , the spokeswoman said. According to media reports, Trump's visit to Mexico was widely seen as a diplomatic failu...


Clinton, Kaine release new campaign book

All of this, he says, makes national security issues real and personal to him. Clinton's campaign disputes the suggestion she's dodging the media, arguing the...


2 men arrested, charged with hacking senior US officials

Beginning in October, they gained access to personal online accounts of senior US government officials. He said he had obtained the information through a "soc...


Zakharova: Belarusian who carried Russian flag at Rio Paralympics is a 'hero'

Wrestlers were the first to enter the concert hall and take their seats in the first row, then came the soccer players and members of the national shooting team...


Centre trying to mislead people of India: Hurriyat Conference

Modi is said to have given his nod to the proposal to act tough with the separatist leaders, especially in view of the snub given by them to MPs from opposition...


Vehicle with gas cylinders found near Paris cathedral on Saturday

Bernard Cazeneuve, the interior minister, said that the pair, believed to be from the Loiret département in... The officials, speaking on condition of anonymi...


Without taking name, PM Modi calls Pakistan sponsor of terror

The focus should not only be on the early ratification of the agreement, but also full success. "Because anything less than that is not enough", he said. Acco...


Militants storm charity building in Afghan capital

The asssault on the aid group came as Afghans were still reeling from a pair of blasts earlier Monday at the Defense Ministry that left 24 dead and 91 injured. ...


Joe Biden's advice to Hillary Clinton: 'Open up'

A year after Biden decided against running for president himself, he said he is "100 percent" invested in helping Clinton. More of Johnson's interview with ...


Islamic State 'Ousted From Turkey-Syria Border'

That puts Turkey in firm control of a stretch of land it sees as a bulwark against the US -backed Syrian Kurdish YPG militia. Ankara fears that advances by th...


Chicago police: August homicides highest in 20 years

In August , 90 people were murdered, 384 shootings occurred and 472 people were victims of shootings - including two teens who were shot on Chicago's West Side...


Trump is 'totally unqualified' to be President, says Hillary Clinton

At a campaign rally at the University of South Florida, Clinton also harshly criticised Trump's recent trip to Mexico, characterising it as an "embarrassing wor...


Clinton slams Trump for commenting on Fed policies

What it means is, 'I'll give you an economy you had 50 years ago and I'll move you back up on the social totem pole and other people down. She told Muir that ...