Trump, Clinton postpone campaign events after Dallas attacks

They were protecting a peaceful march. "Now is the time for prayers, love, unity and leadership". "We must stand in solidarity with law enforcement, which we must remember is the force between civilization and total chaos". "We have to do better". ... More..

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Air strikes kill 22 in Syria's Idlib province during ceasefire: monitor

The Syrian government uses the term "regime of calm" to denote a temporary ceasefire. On Saturday evening, rebels launched a counteroffensive, leading with two auto bombs to open the vital Castello road to ea...More..

France boss didier deschamps seeks the 'recipe' to stop cristiano ronaldo
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

France boss didier deschamps seeks the 'recipe' to stop cristiano ronaldo

He returned to sit on the bench, his left knee bandaged, and limped onto the pitch to encourage his teammates at the start of both periods of extra time. Portugal was on the wrong end of a shocking loss to Gre...More..

I will leave no stone unturned to win a slam, says Raonic
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

I will leave no stone unturned to win a slam, says Raonic

If this lacked the unbearable tension of that historic afternoon, then that owed everything to Murray's majesty in beating Raonic 6-4 7-6 7-6. An emotional Murray wiped away tears with a tournament towe...More..

Baseball title making Coastal Carolina pride of mid-majors
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Baseball title making Coastal Carolina pride of mid-majors

In what was a wild edition of the College World Series that saw two teams making their first ever appearance in Omaha and two of the top three national seeds get knocked out first, the Coastal Carolina Chanti...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Goodbye to Broadway Smash 'Hamilton'

Next up for Manuel? He'll also star in the forthcoming Mary Poppins sequel opposite Emily Blunt in a new role that is not Dick Van Dyke's chimney sweep Bert. Soo played Alexander Hamilton's wife Eliza. ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Regime, Russian warplanes strike targets in NW Syria

Fierce clashes erupted between rebels and pro-government forces around Syria's largest city, Aleppo , Saturday despite a proclamation from the Syrian military that it would extend its own cease-fire through ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Leader of UK opposition party urges challenger to 'think'

The Labour Party will have a leadership contest. But most are thought to be planning to vote for Mr Corbyn . Some 129,726 people have joined the Labour Party since the referendum vote, bringing its total m...More..

UK PM candidate May says Brexit means controlling free movement of people
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

UK PM candidate May says Brexit means controlling free movement of people

However, she told reporters outside her house this morning that she had been misquoted and that she believes in equality. Responding to the publication of the interview, which is on the front page of the news...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

The most powerful images in the wake of the Dallas police shooting

It released details of the visit the president will make to Dallas on Tuesday, after he was invited by city Mayor Mike Rawlings. Protesters view the police slayings as further evidence of the law enforcement ...More..

Japanese media exit polls: Ruling coalition heads to victory
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Japanese media exit polls: Ruling coalition heads to victory

Exit polls on Sunday night suggested that the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) had secured an outright majority in the upper house, its first in 27 years. "All we have to do is to push for the policy firmly and s...More..

Arrest of Black Lives Matter leader live-streamed on Periscope
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Arrest of Black Lives Matter leader live-streamed on Periscope

On Saturday night, Mckesson was walking along a major roadway and live-streamed his arrest for obstruction on Saturday on Periscope . Baton Rouge police released a statement entitled "A tale of two protest...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Australia: Labor's Bill Shorten concedes defeat

According to the latest tally by the Australian Electoral Commission , the Coalition is expected to win 76 seats, allowing the party to form a government, while Labor will be taking 69 seats. The chaos follows...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Local Black Lives Matter group gathers for peaceful protest in Public Square

At the very least, don't dehumanize dead and wounded police officers by turning them into mere talking points. A few of the protesters told her she had as much right to stand there with a sign as they did. A ...More..

Obama says activists who attack police hurt Black Lives Matter cause
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Obama says activists who attack police hurt Black Lives Matter cause

They marched down a major street, closely watched by police officers yelling: "If we don't get no justice, we don't get no peace". About 300 gathered in London's Brixton to march to the local police station ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

After days of limbo, Australian premier claims election win

The Labor party was predicted to win 66 seats, a significant improvement over the 2013 result. "We can't afford to have our nation drift for eight days after an election", the Opposition Leader said. Senator ...More..

Obama on Dallas: 'Vicious, despicable, calculated attack'
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Obama on Dallas: 'Vicious, despicable, calculated attack'

Obama will cut short his European visit a day early and travel to Dallas next week, the White House said. Obama also used the press conference to insulate his federalized police program - and his allies in th...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Julio Teheran: Julio Teheran shelled in loss to White Sox

Even when I was struggling, I wasn't putting too much emphasis on any start. James Shields (4-10) allowed two runs and six hits in 7 2/3 innings for his longest outing since September 5, 2014. "I think, for t...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Australian PM claims election victory

As a fall back, Turnbull spent the past week negotiating the support of independent lawmakers. "This is a great day today (Sunday)", ABC quoted Turnbull as saying here, after Labour party leader Bill Short...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Companies bail out on GOP convention after facing pressure

J.J. Balaban of Democratic ad shop the Campaign Group already has ads that portray local candidates as running against Trump , as much against their local opponents. Some doubters, including Senator Jeff Fla...More..

Ko misses out on third major title
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Ko misses out on third major title

Women's Open, Brittany Lang won her first major title - with help from a playoff penalty on Anna Nordqvist. Ko stuttered early with a lone bogey before nailing birdies on holes three to six and another at the...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Sanders to back Clinton at event next week, NY Times reports

In Unity, it wasn't close; Sanders won there, 201-67. After the meeting, Sanders spoke to reporters. But the feisty self-described democratic socialist has nevertheless refused to concede defeat to his ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

MP at odds with Teesdale Labour Party over Corbyn

Mr Foster said: "Jeremy has lost the confidence of his Shadow Cabinet and the Parliamentary Labour Party". Sky's Chief Political Correspondent Jon Craig said the deputy leader told Labour MPs the trade union ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Rochester police arrest 74 during protests over shootings

Leaders of the Black Lives Matter movement are continuing to coordinate rallies spotlighting the police killings of black people. Police say Kemonte Gilmore flashes a handgun in the video and talks about the ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Australian PM declares victory after federal election

The need for Mr Turnbull to court the support of those outside his party led him to stress that he valued every parliamentarian's contribution, even though he had earlier warned Australians not to vote for mi...More..

Obama, Trump throw down on trade
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Obama, Trump throw down on trade

Clinton held no public campaign events on Wednesday but did announce she would campaign next week with President Barack Obama for the first time this year. He also said following the deadly Brussels terror at...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Australia's opposition party concedes defeat in federal election

While you've been getting on with your life since election day, officials have carefully been counting the votes to determine who actually won. The Australian Broadcasting Corp. The Labor party was predicted to...More..

Ruling Coalition Sweeps Japan Upper House Elections, Putting Constitutional Reform in Reach
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Ruling Coalition Sweeps Japan Upper House Elections, Putting Constitutional Reform in Reach

The ruling coalition is likely to surpass the premier's target of 61 of the 121 seats in the upper chamber up for grabs in the race, major polls showed, despite Abe's government's failure to revitalise long-ter...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Chilcot report delivers damning verdict on Britain's role in Iraq War

Tory Leader of the House Chris Grayling has also dismissed calls for Parliament to impeach Tony Blair over the Iraq war, saying it is "not the job of this House" to consider taking action against individuals. I...More..

Bangladesh police may have killed hostage by mistake
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Bangladesh police may have killed hostage by mistake

The man's friends and police said that one of the attackers was a student in the same department at the university where the man teaches. Taj Hashmi, a Bangladeshi who teaches security studies at the Austin...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Eid Bomb Explosion Attack : 4 Killed, 6 Injured in Bangladesh

Even as the Islamic State has vowed to carry out more attacks in Bangladesh, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan has reiterated that radicalised home-grown elements were behind the recent terror attacks in the count...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Judge denies Cosby's effort to compel accuser to testify before trial

Cosby's accuser under oath so that we can search for the truth but they refused". Prosecutors have vowed that she will testify at trial, potentially alongside some of Cosby's other accusers. "These folks are tr...More..

No letup in fighting as Syrian military extends cease-fire
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

No letup in fighting as Syrian military extends cease-fire

The Syrian military strike hit in the town of Darkush, located near the Turkish border, where rebels, including the al-Qaida-linked al-Nusra Front, largely control the area. The lawsuit filed in a USA court on ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Green says Turnbull will be PM

As of the latest count, the ruling Coalition had 73 seats in the lower house, needing three more to form a majority government. Earlier , Shorten said although counting was still underway, it was clear that ...More..

Dallas police headquarters under lockdown after threat
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Dallas police headquarters under lockdown after threat

The search yielded no suspects or odd items, the department said. It was unclear who reported the suspicious person. The city is on edge since a sniper opened fire on officers guiding a protest march two days...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Black Lives Matter activist arrested at Baton Rouge protest

Louis suburb of Ferguson. Mckesson joined hundreds in Baton Rouge as they protested police brutality in the wake of the fatal shooting of 37-year-old Alton Sterling, a longtime city resident who sold CDs, a...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

U.S. issues travel alert to Bangladesh after restaurant attack

Bangladeshi Muslims wait in a queue for a security check prior to Eid al-Fitr prayers in Dhaka . The attack was aimed at police personnel deployed at the Sholakia Ground in Kishoreganj district, and came jus...More..

US troops number in Afghanistan not always add up precisely
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

US troops number in Afghanistan not always add up precisely

Watch President Barack Obama's statement from the White House on Afghanistan on Wednesday. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said NATO will start a training and capacity-building mission for Iraqi armed...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Protesters shut down Interstate 94 near downtown St. Paul

Demonstrators in St. Paul began protesting Saturday in response to recent deaths associated with police encounters and police brutality. Sterling, who was also black, was shot after a scuffle with officers outs...More..

Car bomb hits army outpost in Turkey; at least 1 dead
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Car bomb hits army outpost in Turkey; at least 1 dead

Turkey views both groups as terrorist organisations. The US and European Union also consider PKK a terrorist group. The PKK has claimed responsibility for attacks on military and police targets in the past. T...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Murray wins Wimbledon, beats Raonic in 3 sets

He appeared to relish the role, ignoring the magnitude of the occasion to claim a sixth successive win over Raonic. In front of packed Centre Court crowd at All England Club, with the British Royal family i...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Indiana Trump rally planned amid Pence VP consideration

He was a conservative factional leader in the House before returning to in to run for governor. The practical strength is his record as Governor - his resume. Pence has also angered gay rights groups, including...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Abdul Sattar Edhi laid to rest

When Karachi was hit by a heat wave that left close to 1,000 people dead, morgues set up by the Edhi Foundation provided a space for dozens of unclaimed bodies of the homeless who had died on the streets becaus...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

PM Turnbull's party to continue in power, declares victory in elections

While Turnbull retained power, his gamble in calling an election, ostensibly to clear the Senate of what he saw as obstructive minor parties, backfired badly with a swing to the center-left Labor opposition and...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Biden: Speak out Against US Injustice and Support Cops

Sterling was shot Tuesday after struggling with two white officers who eventually pinned him to the pavement, an altercation that was captured on cellphone video . No one has all of the answers. We endure, we ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Gun, not race, sparked Philando Castile killing, officer's lawyer says

Paul, Minnesota . Police in each circumstance thought the black man carrying a gun was unsafe and immediately shot him dead. In the video , Reynolds says that Castile told the officer that he was licensed...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Andy Murray v Milos Raonic in Wimbledon final - how they stack up

While it's Raonic's first Grand Slam final, it'll be the 11th of 29-year-old Murray's career. Raonic, the first Canadian man to reach a Grand Slam final, teamed up with McEnroe just for the grass court seas...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Wildrose leader willing to work with PCs

The Wildrose emerged as a political force in Alberta about a decade ago when disaffected conservatives grew upset with the long-governing Tories and their perceived drift to the political centre. "We must fight...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Triumphant Abe calls for debate on constitutional revision

A police officer walks past Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party's (LDP) poster (2nd from right) for the July 10 Upper House election with the image of Shinzo Abe , Japan's Prime Minister and leader of th...More..

Anti-Trump delegates maneuver to pick VP at convention
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Anti-Trump delegates maneuver to pick VP at convention

And if a Republican had taken a stand against Trump , well, he was unlikely to have changed his mind. "And I understand it, I get it". "I don't think even Trump thought he would get this far". Then, when t...More..