No rush to leave European Union

Rudd is also thought to be open to the idea of backing Johnson, despite clashing with him during the referendum campaign. "This doesn't mean the UK will be in any way less united nor any less European", he said , denying the result was an isolatio... More..

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US to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

US to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq

Speaking before he arrived in Baghdad, Carter said the airbase would be one hub from which "Iraqi security forces, accompanied and advised by us as needed, will complete the southern-most envelopment of Mosul"....More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Additional 560 US troops going to Iraq to battle ISIS

Iraqi troops backed by coalition airstrikes have pushed on the town of Qarayyah, located about 25 miles south of Mosul. With Iraqi forces now in control of Fallujah, Iraqi forces and their American advisers hav...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Over 29 Palestinians injured in clashes by Israeli Forces

Minister of State for Media Affairs Mohammad Momani called for an immediate intervention to stop the unjustified violations and to oblige Israel, as an occupation force, to respect the status quo at the shrine,...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

North Korea Says Will Treat US Detainees Under 'Wartime Law'

The North frequently threatens to attack the South, as well as U.S. interests in Asia and the Pacific. The United States and North Korea don't actually have formal diplomatic ties, but the North Korean miss...More..

NAFTA a sore spot for some Democrats on Clinton in Michigan
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

NAFTA a sore spot for some Democrats on Clinton in Michigan

GOWDY: So it was not true? Comey said on Tuesday that 110 classified emails passed through Clinton's servers, which were not kept on a secure government server. There's no doubt that the work-related e-mails ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Sheriff: 2 bailiffs, suspect dead in Michigan courthouse

Some workers and civilians who had been in the building at the time remained at the scene, shaking their head in disbelief. I've known them for 30 years. Berrien County Commissioner Jeanette Leahey said that "w...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Hillary Clinton was 'pleased' to give Federal Bureau of Investigation interview that lasted hours

For her part, Mrs. Clinton submitted to an interview with the FBI on Saturday as the Obama administration nears completion of its investigation into her use of a secret email server during her time as State Dep...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Israeli group to sue Facebook for $1b on terror victims behalf

An Israeli rights group is suing Facebook for one billion dollars (£771 million) on behalf of the families of victims of Palestinian attacks. Hamas is considered to be a terrorist organisation by the US, ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

South Sudan president, rival call for cease-fire

Gunfire was reported in areas close to UNMISS compounds in Jebel and Tomping during the days of fighting. The civil disputes have left more than 150 dead across the capital city of Juba since fighting broke out...More..

Hague ruling to test Asean unity
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Hague ruling to test Asean unity

Monday's editorial represented the crescendo of a relentless propaganda campaign that Beijing has been promoting in the lead up this week's ruling by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague . Becau...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Attorney of officer who shot Castile says Yanez shaken, upset

Court records indicate it was at least the 32nd time Castile had been pulled over in the Minneapolis-St. Dayton on Friday praised the peaceful demonstrators who have surrounded his St. It was not immediatel...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Florida confirms 10 new Zika cases, most in single day

Chief Administrative Officer, Eddie Olivarez states, There's West Nile cases being reported already up north. Travelers to areas with zika should monitor for symptoms or sickness upon return. The most common ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Utah resident is first Zika-related death in continental U.S.

Officials discovered the case while reviewing death certificates, and lab tests confirmed their suspicions, said Gary Edwards, executive director of the Salt Lake County Health Department . Zika is spread pri...More..

Trump defending himself anew against charges of bigotry
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Trump defending himself anew against charges of bigotry

Late last week, the Clinton campaign reported that it raised a total of $68.5 million, $40.5 million of which went to the Clinton campaign and $28 million of which went to the Democratic National Committee an...More..

MPs to vote on Trident replacement this month
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

MPs to vote on Trident replacement this month

Cameron made the announcement as the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation underlined the importance of its nuclear deterrent in the summit's final statement, toughening the language of a communique two years ago,...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

'Secret Life of Pets' fetches $141 million in opening days

The Secret Life Of Pets , featuring various voices of Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet , Kevin Hart, Jenny Slate , Ellie Kemper , Lake Bell , Dana Carvey , Hannibal Buress, Bobby Moynihan, Steve Coogan and Albert...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Israel opens Jerusalem gate for colonist incursion

Israeli special forces stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem on Monday morning for the second day in a row, evacuating Muslim worshipers, including the elderly, to allow right-wing Je...More..

Rajon Rondo's blueprint for 'three alphas' to thrive with Bulls
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Rajon Rondo's blueprint for 'three alphas' to thrive with Bulls

In his entire 13 year career Dwayne Wade has never been the highest paid player on his team. New Chicago Bulls guard (weird typing that) Dwyane Wade said his goodbyes to the Miami Heat on social media T...More..

Southern Rail passengers to strike?
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Southern Rail passengers to strike?

Southern is in dispute with the RMT union over the introduction of new trains which means doors are operated by the driver instead of the conductor. The communications consultation told The Sunday Times: "I...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Modi's Trip to South Africa Could Kickstart NSG Talks

After addressing the Indian community members, he visited the Centre For Innovation & Technological Development before leaving for Pretoria, South Africa for the second leg of his tour. Nyusi after their talks ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Theresa May set to be Britain's PM as contender drops out

Theresa May is poised to become the next prime minister of Britain, thanks to the withdrawal of her only opponent, Andrea Leadsom , from the Conservative leadership race on Monday. "There will be no attempts t...More..

FBI Director To Face Congress Over Clinton Email Investigation
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

FBI Director To Face Congress Over Clinton Email Investigation

Apparently baffled by such a specific response to a vague question, Chaffetz said that he would ask the FBI to investigate whether Clinton lied to Congress. "I am concerned", Obama said. He and other Republic...More..

MI courthouse shooting leaves 2 bailiffs, suspect dead
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

MI courthouse shooting leaves 2 bailiffs, suspect dead

Bailey said the inmate was being moved from a holding cell at the Berrien County Courthouse in St. Joseph when a "fight occurred". The suspected gunman was shot and killed. Joseph and are in stable condition,...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

PM Modi holds talks with Kenyan President

Modi and South African President Jacob Zuma have met a number of times in the last few years-be it at the BRICS Summits in Brazil and Russian Federation or the G20 Summit in Australia. Soon after his arrival he...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

China holds combat drill in the South China Sea

The Philippines is willing to share natural resources with Beijing in contested South China Sea areas even if it wins a legal challenge next week, Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay told AFP Friday. If the USA ...More..

Jason Kenney lays out plan for uniting the right in Alberta
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Jason Kenney lays out plan for uniting the right in Alberta

Kenney's resume and his body of work, he has garnered respect everywhere he has gone and he has not shied away from hard and complex issues", said McAllister, who has a communications and consulting business. B...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Pistorius Gets Six Years For Murder

The sentence is nine years short of the minimum prison term for murder in South Africa-and Pistorius could be eligible for release on parole as early as two years into his sentence. "Public opinion may be l...More..

Giuliani: 'Black lives matter' is racist
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Giuliani: 'Black lives matter' is racist

Giuliani argued that the protests, and the media's coverage of the protests, hyped up the violence between white officers and black citizens, whereas the focus should also be on black-on-black crime. Similar c...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Palestinian worshippers, Israeli police clash at al-Aqsa mosque

Clashes between Muslims and Israeli police have been taking place every morning since Sunday during protests against Jewish visits to the site during Ramadan. Palestinian officials said the trouble began when I...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

ACLU criticizes police in Louisiana protests

Among the most prominent people to share the image on Facebook was Shaun King, a senior justice reporter with the New York Daily News newspaper with more than 560,000 followers. on Sunday, July 10, 2016. ...More..

'Black Lives Matter' England shows support for US victims of police brutality
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

'Black Lives Matter' England shows support for US victims of police brutality

Is this a turning point or simply a continuation? "I'm exhausted of numbers", said Fontana resident Kirsten Goudeau. Another man, Vincent Lee, 37, and his partner Jessica Osibona came to the march as a mark o...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

50 arrested Sunday at Baton Rouge protests

Riot police in full gear stopped protesters in Baton Rouge from walking onto an interstate on Sunday evening, police said, thwarting a protest tactic that social justice activists have increasingly tried in sev...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Andrea Leadsom Stooped Incredibly Low With Her 'Mother' Comments

The results were announced in Westminster on Thursday afternoon by Conservative MP Graham Brady, who chairs the party's 1922 Committee, which is responsible for overseeing leadership elections. The final vote i...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Venezuelans cross into Colombia to get food, medicine

The border crossings between Tachira state and Norte de Santander province were closed on August 19, 2015, by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who said he took the measure to fight smuggling and prevent mem...More..

Relatives of journalist Marie Colvin sue Syria for her death
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Relatives of journalist Marie Colvin sue Syria for her death

They say her assassination was "designed to intimidate and terrorise the civilian population of Syria, the victims' loved ones, other journalists, and the global community". Throughout the civil war, the Syrian...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

US General Nicholson says Afghan forces' casualties climbing in 2016

The news comes after US President Barack Obama announced that he will keep the remaining 8,400 US troops in Afghanistan for the rest of his presidency. Peter Jennings, a former senior Defence official and now e...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

The new Pokemon Go app is taking over: Here's how it works

Creators of the game hope it will get people out, walking around, exploring new places. The game uses real maps with notable and historic spots around a player's location that they call PokeStops, where you c...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Alabama Men Accused of Starting Colorado Wildfire

Firefighters worked in gusty winds on Monday to try to stop the spread of a wildfire believed to have been sparked by a smoldering campfire left behind by transients camping out near this mountain community. Th...More..

Indian PM could name Arvind Panagariya as RBI chief
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Indian PM could name Arvind Panagariya as RBI chief

He was appointed Vice Chairman of Niti Aayog in January 2015. Modi is now on tour to Africa and a formal announcement to this effect could be made after his return, say reports. Top government sources had sai...More..

Canadian academic Homa Hoodfar detained in Iran indicted on unknown charges
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Canadian academic Homa Hoodfar detained in Iran indicted on unknown charges

Nizar Zakka, 49, a Lebanese technology expert and advocate for Internet freedom, was arrested in Tehran in September after being invited by the Iranian government to attend and speak at a conference in Tehran. ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Hillary Clinton Joined by Joe Biden to Address Sterling, Castile Shootings

One man told an officer during a Minnesota traffic stop that he was a licensed gun owner, and that he was reaching for his wallet, a witness said. "She has got blood on her hands from Benghazi", said Al Baldasa...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Sanders expected to endorse Clinton on Tuesday, New York Times reports

The Vermont senator hinted at a possible endorsement on MSNBC's All In with Chris Hayes on Wednesday night, saying his campaign worked with Clinton's on a higher education proposal she released earlier that...More..

US to send 560 more US troops to Iraq, Carter says
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

US to send 560 more US troops to Iraq, Carter says

US and Iraqi forces see the site as a key staging ground for an offensive on... Some U.S. and allied military and intelligence officials warn that aside from its elite counterterrorism force, the Iraqi mili...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

CP NewsAlert: MP Jason Kenney pitches his leadership to 'Unite Alberta'

Kenney confirmed he would be running for leadership following a 25 minute speech in Calgary on Wednesday. "Leadership is crucial to putting like-minded Albertans back together and, if you look at Mr. Kenney f...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Actress Kristen Bell tells Donald Trump to 'zip it'

Kristen Bell has three words for Donald Trump about his tweet invoking her film " Frozen " - and, no, they're not "Let it go", but they're pretty close. For all his vilification of undocumented workers from Mex...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Environment Canada issues heat warning for Halton

Adding in the humidex, it will feel more like 40 degrees. Overnight conditions will be muggy with lows of 20 to 23 degrees. The heat could be tempered by possible showers or thunderstorms in some areas over...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Divisions Highlighted as UK Labour Launches Leadership Race

The party's national executive committee (NEC) will meet on Tuesday to set out the terms of the contest, and to rule on whether Mr Corbyn should automatically appear on the ballot. They require 20% of the par...More..

Blair pledges 'no excuses' for Iraq, then spends 2hrs making excuses
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Blair pledges 'no excuses' for Iraq, then spends 2hrs making excuses

Blair's role in the invasion. Many commentators have always been calling for Blair to stand trial for his role in the Iraq war, but the Chilcot Report itself was inconclusive on the legal question of whethe...More..

Dallas gunman changed after army service, says family
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Dallas gunman changed after army service, says family

He was killed by a bomb carried by a police robot device. "I don't remember anything about it", Delphine Johnson told TheBlaze when asked if her son ever mentioned any particular experiences in the Army tha...More..