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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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 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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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 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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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 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..
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..
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..
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..
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'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..
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..