Kevin Durant Leaving Oklahoma City Thunder; Heading to Golden State Warriors

He wore a blue suit set off by a white button-down shirt and scuff-free white sneakers to his first news conference since joining the Golden State Warriors in a free-agent signing that sent shock waves through the National Basketball Association (N... More..

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Sen. Bob Corker withdraws himself as potential Trump VP

The comments drew fire from Republicans and Democrats alike, including from House Speaker Paul Ryan, who called Hussein "one of the 20th century's most evil people", and U.S. Republican Presidential candidate ...More..

Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Indiana
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Indiana

The lucky ticket holder, who has not yet come forward to claim their prize, will be the sole recipient of the third largest Mega Millions pot in history. What you need to know about the Mega Millions drawing An...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

UKIP leader Nigel Farage announces surprise departure

He said at a press conference: "I came into politics from business because I believed that this nation should be self-governing". Farage says that whoever is chosen to lead the country should be a "Brexit pri...More..

Donald Trump poses tough decisions for Montana GOP stalwarts
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Donald Trump poses tough decisions for Montana GOP stalwarts

Trump also went out of his way to criticize two other GOP senators - Ben Sasse of Nebraska, who has staunchly opposed his candidacy, and Mark Kirk of IL, who took the remarkable step of un-endorsing Trump ...More..

Obama says NATO must stand firm against Russia
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Obama says NATO must stand firm against Russia

The U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union last month reflected years of anti-EU sentiment both in the U.K. and on the continent and the result was heralded by anti-EU and anti-establishment parties across the...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Blair: 'I understand why Iraq victims' families can never forgive me'

On Thursday, after the release of the Chilcot report, the New Zealand opposition said they were vindicated over their decision to refuse to join the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003. An emotional Mr Blair told t...More..

Mob destroys mosque as religious, ethnic tension rises in Myanmar
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Mob destroys mosque as religious, ethnic tension rises in Myanmar

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi has called on her countrymen living in Thailand to return home, on the second day of her visit to the neighboring country. Among the workers, a rumour has circulated t...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

What We Know About The Dallas Suspected Gunman

The man opened fire on Dallas police during a protest, killing 5 and wounding 7. Brown told reporters that the attack was "was a well-planned, well-thought-out, evil tragedy", and that Johnson told police neg...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

At Prayer Vigil, Baton Rouge Mourns Death Of Alton Sterling

Sterling was shot by a police officer outside of a convenience store in Baton Rouge, La . on Tuesday morning. Ramsey County Prosecutor John Choi said at a Friday news conference that will happen when his off...More..

Clashes at white-supremacist rally in Sacramento leave 10 injured
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Clashes at white-supremacist rally in Sacramento leave 10 injured

The event on Sunday was organized by the white-supremacist, anti-immigration group "Traditionalist Worker Party" (TWP). Videos from the melee posted on social media showed mounted officers dispersing a group ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Local police chief 'worried about future' after Dallas shootings

There was an exchange of gunfire with police, and the suspect finally died in a blast caused by a robot-controlled explosive device sent in by officers. The attack, carried out by a man identified as US Army ve...More..

UK in shock: Johnson drops bid
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

UK in shock: Johnson drops bid

Speaking at the offices of think-tank Policy Exchange, Mr Gove said he was running for leader due to "conviction" rather than "calculation or ambition". The National features a mocked-up image of Mr Gove cutt...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Palestinian fatally stabs sleeping Israeli girl in West Bank settlement

Upon the announcement that the court's decision would be carried out, the Israeli Minister for Jerusalem, Ze'ev Elkin, stated, "Anyone who is concerned about the Jewish majority in Israel's capital can not pu...More..

Bangladesh blast, gunbattle kill 4 during Eid prayers
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Bangladesh blast, gunbattle kill 4 during Eid prayers

Dhaka: Islamist militants carrying bombs and machetes launched a deadly attack on Bangladesh's biggest Eid gathering, killing four persons including two policemen and a Hindu woman, almost a week after 22 peop...More..

Govt directs cable operators not to broadcast peace TV
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Govt directs cable operators not to broadcast peace TV

IRF's source of foreign funding will also be examined thoroughly by the Home Ministry, the official said. "All the MSOs and LCOs are, therefore, advised to ensure that no unauthorized TV channels are transmit...More..

Man shot by police in Toms River
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Man shot by police in Toms River

One suspect was injured in a police-involved shooting in Toms River late Thursday. The man was shot, then fled into the Toms River by jumping over a cement bulkhead at the dead end of the street. "The investi...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

State Department to Reopen Internal Review of Clinton Emails

FBI Director James Comey on Thursday strongly defended the government's decision to not prosecute Hillary Clinton over allegations that she violated rules by using a private server while she was US Secretar...More..

Unhinged Texas Lt. Gov. calls Dallas protesters 'hypocrites' for fleeing sniper's bullets
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Unhinged Texas Lt. Gov. calls Dallas protesters 'hypocrites' for fleeing sniper's bullets

While being interviewed by a Dallas TV news reporter Thursday evening, July 7, Corey Hughes said the Black Lives Matter protests there are generally peaceful, and what happened was greatly unexpected by those w...More..

Ted Cruz Will Speak At The GOP Convention
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Ted Cruz Will Speak At The GOP Convention

Trump and the two had a gracious exchange", said a spokesman for Sasse. While Gingrich has criticized Trump in the past, he has recently become part of the billionaire's inner circle and even joined Trump...More..

Amazon's Prime Day Hopes to Double 2015 Sales of $400 Million
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Amazon's Prime Day Hopes to Double 2015 Sales of $400 Million

Here's how to prepare yourself ahead of the marketing bonanza, from apps that alert on price drops to asking Alexa. " Alexa, order a griddler " will order a Cuisinart 5-in-1 Griddler for $40. And so we are exci...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Australian PM nearly certain victor in election but no celebration

Katter is the only independent or minor party lawmaker - called crossbenchers because they sit between the major parties in Parliament - to declare support for a major party. "We've won again", Christopher Pyne...More..

Multi-pronged probe into speeches,
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Multi-pronged probe into speeches, "online sermons" of Zakir Naik

Naik, a doctor-turned-preacher, has always been on the radar of security agencies for making statements like "If Osama bin Laden is terrorising the U.S., I am with him". 'The Home Ministry will study (his speec...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

China flexes muscles ahead of United Nations tribunal verdict on South China Sea

A top Chinese newspaper has warned that the U.S. would have to pay a "price" if it continues to interfere in territorial disputes between Beijing and its neighbors over the South China Sea . With regard to t...More..

Attack on Shiite shrine kills 37, wounds 62
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Attack on Shiite shrine kills 37, wounds 62

According to an official statement, those attackers reached the outside gate of the shrine, where security forces fired at them, causing two of the attackers to detonate their explosives in a market next to the...More..

Clinton, Trump say America has become too divided after Dallas shootings
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Clinton, Trump say America has become too divided after Dallas shootings

Trump has cancelled a trip to Miami for the same reason. "They're on everybody's mind", Trump said, adding that he met with some members on a recent campaign trip to the Lone Star State. "This morning I offer m...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Dallas police shooting: what we know

The killings have spurred nearly two years of largely peaceful street protests. Reverend Jeff Hood, an organizer of Thursday night's protest, said he had been chatting with some of the police officers on th...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Saudi police arrest scores of suspects following bombings

In a statement released late Thursday, the Saudi Interior Ministry said that early investigations following the deadly attacks in the kingdom on Monday led to the arrests of 19 suspects - seven Saudi and 12...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Bernie Sanders to Officially Endorse Hillary Clinton

Senator Bernie Sanders will officially drop out of the presidential running race to endorse Hillary Clinton next Tuesday , according to leaks from the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee's camp...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Bernie Sanders confirms Clinton endorsement talks

But before Sanders offers a full-hearted, unqualified and unequivocal embrace of his erstwhile foe, there are some concessions he hopes to pry loose. He'll likely speak at the Democratic National Convention...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Andrew Bogut is headed to Dallas Mavericks, says source

Immediately, the prediction is that Durant forms a new "death line-up" for the Warriors with the aforementioned players. Now, the pieces have fallen into place, and the Warriors have reportedly traded Bogut to ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

1st death related to Zika virus seen in continental US

Laboratory confirmation of the virus did not come back until after the individual had died, according to Gary Edwards, executive director of the Salt Lake County Department of Health, who said the department le...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

US State Dept. reopens probe into Clinton's private emails

When she became Secretary of State, Clinton signed a Non-Disclosure Agreement laying out the penalties for mishandling classified information . While the evidence against Clinton may never be submitted in a ...More..

Court remands in custody Istanbul attack suspects
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Court remands in custody Istanbul attack suspects

Turkey believes so-called Islamic State (IS) was behind the attack . Ankara says Daesh (the self-proclaimed Islamic State ) is behind the June 28 gun and bomb attack at Ataturk worldwide airport, which ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Conservatives begin voting to choose new British PM

May boasts plenty of governmental experience having served as Home Secretary since 2010. In finishing second and qualifying for the final round, she eliminated Michael Gove, the justice secretary, who helped le...More..

Pokemon Go player finds body floating in river
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Pokemon Go player finds body floating in river

Pokemon Go turns the premise of the popular Game Boy games into an augmented reality experience played on mobile phones and based on Global Positioning System coordinates. I didn't really know what to do at fi...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Why the Chilcot report is vital

Sir John Chilcot's report, seven years in the making, found that the then Prime Minister Tony Blair over-stated the threat from Saddam Hussein, sent poorly prepared soldiers to fight and had no real exit strate...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Iraqi PM dismisses top Baghdad security officials after huge bombing

Iraq's interior minister tendered his resignation after the bombing, one of the deadliest to ever hit Iraq, but the Friday statement was the first announcing that officials were fired following the attack . T...More..

Saudi Arabia Arrests 19 Pakistani, Saudi Suspects In July 4 Attacks
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Saudi Arabia Arrests 19 Pakistani, Saudi Suspects In July 4 Attacks

For its part, the Muslim Council of Elders condemned the terrorist attacks in the Saudi cities and issued a statement calling for intensifying global efforts to combat terrorist groups, Petra reported. Twel...More..

Hardik's bail in sedition cases brings him no relief
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Hardik's bail in sedition cases brings him no relief

However, the Patidar leader will have to remain in jail for now as one more case of mob violence at an MLA office is pending against him in Visnagar town of Mehsana district of Gujarat. Next hearing of the Visn...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Emory students killed in Bangladesh remembered as leaders

The Foreign Minister made the remarks while briefing diplomats following the July 1 terror attack in which gunmen, claimed to be from Islamic State militant group, stormed a Spanish cafe here and killed 20 host...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Nixon vetoes voter photo ID bill

Alferman said Thursday that requiring photo ID is necessary to ensure no one impersonates another voter at the polls, a problem Nixon in his veto letter said "does not exist". The statement ended by saying, "Go...More..

Juno Probe Captures First-Ever Video Of Jupiter's Moons Moving
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Juno Probe Captures First-Ever Video Of Jupiter's Moons Moving

Heidi Becker, right, Juno radiation monitoring investigation lead, discusses the challenges of radiation the Juno spacecraft will encounter as Rick Nybakken, Juno project manager, left, looks on during a ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Australia prime minister urged to quit after 'Brexiting' himself

Six seats have gone to independent/minor parties and six remain in doubt. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was traveling to Australia's remote northeast for talks Thursday with maverick independent lawmaker Bo...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Homeland Security chief touts improved airport wait times

It could become a reality: TSA plans to deploy the scanning technology at other checkpoints nationwide if the pilot is successful. "Think of the time - and bins! - that saves", American's Chief Operating Offi...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Leadership battle beings for Britain

The results mean that Britain will have its first female Prime Minister since Margaret Thatcher; only the second woman ever to have held the job. The outcome is expected on 9 September. Mrs Leadsom's campaign c...More..

Police in Italy investigating UW-Madison student's death as murder
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Police in Italy investigating UW-Madison student's death as murder

The man, from Rome , was arrested for manslaughter, police said in a statement . Italian authorities confirmed the body was Beau Solomon , a University of Wisconsin student who was studying oversea...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Turnbull accepts responsibility for election campaign

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has made a pugnacious return to politics, using a speech this morning after being re-elected to the senate to claim comments she made in 1996 had been taken out of context. "B...More..

United States defence system to be deployed in S. Korea
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

United States defence system to be deployed in S. Korea

China, a neighboring country of the Korean Peninsula and a major stakeholder in regional stability, also maintains that the Korean Peninsula denuclearization should be achieved via dialogue, not war, and that C...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Union backs Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader but demands 'effective opposition'

On Hamas and Hezbollah, Jeremy Corbyn said his reference to them as "friends" was "inclusive language I used, which with hindsight I wish I had not used". She added: "I have the support to run and resolve this ...More..