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Coalition strikes, Turkish shelling kill 14 Islamic State militants in Syria

A US military service member suffered minor injuries Tuesday after a vehicle bomb attack near Raqqa Syria, the provisional command headquarters for all of ISIS, U.S Defense officials tell NBC News. "We call on them to take measures to ensure their sa...

Netanyahu arrives in Moscow to meet Putin

Netanyahu is a baseless lie", a statement from the prime minister's office said . "Those activities for Mr. Netanyahu involved media appearances and numerous travel overseas in the service of the state of Israel in accordance with the law".

Poll shows most Democrats want open primaries: Today's number in politics

People cheer as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at Sacramento City College, Sunday, June 5, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. Senate, and write-in votes for him will be counted, along with those cast for the other five c...

Obama hosts Indian prime minister at the White House

We will continue to work together in the future too, Obama said after the meeting. It will also open scope for India to buy state-of-the-art surveillance drones such as the US Predator, made by General Atomics. The TIP report ranks India as a Tier 2 ...

China slams U.S. 'provocations', says doesn't fear 'trouble'

The United States has been challenging Beijing on its claims over the South China Sea while the latter is also questioning the West's planned deployment of missile defense systems in Korea. If China proceeds with its reported plan to declare an ADIZ ...

Love travels with Cavs, status for rest of finals unclear

Curry is joined atop those odds by teammate Draymond Green , who had a team-high 28 points in Game 2, ending a dismal 10-game stretch in which he averaged just over 10 points per game. "We're two games away from winning a championship". For two ye...

Hillary Clinton earns enough delegates to capture Democratic nomination

With the newswire's report , which was quickly confirmed by CBS News and NBC News , Clinton becomes the first woman to be in line for a major-party nomination in the history of the United States. "I have spoken to President Obama many , many...

Kamat has resigned from Congress for personal reasons: Chacko

Tripura Assembly Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath told reporters he had received a letter from Barman, who recently quit as Congress Legislator Party leader protesting against the Congress-Left electoral alliance in West Bengal. The 61-year-old vete...

'Today' host Savannah Guthrie pregnant, skips Rio Olympics

No. 2! Savannah Guthrie announced that she is pregnant and expecting her second child with husband Michael Feldman on the Tuesday, June 7, episode of the Today show. "It's amusing, because we set the wedding date, I bought my dress, and then I fo...

Nigeria suspends army attacks for talks with oil militants

The NDA has attacked facilities operated by subsidiaries of Shell, Eni, US firm Chevron, and the state-run Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), which Kachikwu also heads. Center for Peace and Environmental Justice (CEPEJ), which gave the c...

Assad Vows To 'Liberate Every Inch' of Syria

In addition to the war with Islamic State, Assad is fighting rebels who include groups that have received support from his foreign enemies, Turkey included. He stressed that people should not listen to reports about " differences, struggles, and divi...

Viacom owner throws up hurdle to Paramount sale

Redstone believed Dauman had "done a poor job running Viacom and was not listening to his wishes" that Viacom not sell Paramount Pictures, Klieger said. They have likewise countered in court filings with statement from a physician who analyzed the el...

Trump Says Judge Should Recuse Himself Because Of Mexican Heritage

The presumptive Republican presidential nominee has vowed to build a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border in an attempt to clamp down on illegal immigration. He's walked back many of his more extreme positions (such as punishing women for abortions) so...

Mom at zoo: 'He's dragging my son! I can't watch this!'

Cincinnati police are investigating whether to bring charges against the child's parents, while authorities are also considering action against the zoo. It said: "We continue to praise God for His grace and mercy, and to be thankful to the Cincinnati...

Udta Punjab should be Renamed

Kejriwal shared Kashyap's tweet with his comments, "I completely agree". "This meeting is going to be a deciding factor in what the next few days will entail". Meanwhile, hectic activity was seen at the Udta Punjab camp ahead of the release with ...

Death penalty in 'Grim Sleeper' case is 'long time coming'

Franklin Jr., known as the "Grim Sleeper", was convicted on May 5 of shooting seven women to death from August 1985 to September 1988, and killing three more in a second wave of killings from March 2002 to January 2007. "Every time they think of th...

Tiny Texas school district joins in lawsuit

As previously reported, the Obama administration recently announced that it plans to reaffirm its view that protections for transgender students are necessary and acceptable because they fall under Title IX, a federal law that prohibits sex-based d...

Hindu priest slaughtered in western Bangladesh

Three attackers riding on a motorcycle killed Ananta Gopal Ganguly, 70, when he was on his way to the temple he served in Jhenaidah district, about 100 miles (161 km) west of Dhaka , the capital, police said. They have also said local groups are beh...

Fourth-seeded Spaniard beats S. Williams 7-5, 6-4 in Final

I've grown up playing on clay, so for me and Spain this is just incredible. Garbine Muguruza of Spain hits a forehand during the Ladies Singles final match against Serena Williams of the United States on day fourteen of the 2016 French Ope...

Trump calls violent protesters 'bunch of thugs'

The bigotry that is coming from his mouth, the insults to the Mexican community, and the Latino community, and the Muslim community, and women, and African Americans, and veterans, I understand the anger". "You know what I'm talking about?" Police ...

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Turkish born, German writer arrested in Spain

Erdogan's remarks come after another week of tension between Ankara and Berlin, particularly over comments by German Chancellor Angela Merkel appearing to rule out a renewal of...

Hundreds of police officers maintain safety at "Free Speech Rally" in Boston

City leaders reiterated that a zero-tolerance policy on violence and weapons will be strictly enforced during Saturday's events. "If anything gets out of hand, we will shut it do...

Finnish Police Say Two Killed In Knife Attack, Suspect Arrested

The tabloid Ilta-Sanomat reports that one man and five women were injured, including a woman pushing a stroller. "A man has been injured trying to help a victim, and another trie...

Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor flees to Colombia

Venezuela's pro-government constitutional assembly is taking over powers of the opposition-led congress. Faced with this situation originated by the extremist groups that oppose ...

'Baahubali' actor Prabhas hikes fee for his next 'Saaho'. Worthy details

After the phenomenal success of Baahubali 2 , Prabhas' next will be Saaho . However, the producers finally put all the rumors to rest and released a statement saying, "Shraddha...

Jayalalithaa's niece questions Palaniswami's decision to convert Poes Garden residence into memorial

Tamil Nadu govt says the inquiry commission will be headed by a retired High Court judge and the name of the judge who will head the probe will be announced later, said the CM. Fu...

President's Address to the Nation on the eve of Independence Day

Rail and road connectivity has been suspended due to floods across the state. One Army Column and one Engineer Task Force (ETF) were appointed in 6 districts of Bihar, which led ...

Australia's Constitution ready for overhaul after latest dual-citizenship fiasco: lawyer

The High Court will determine whether Mr Joyce, former Greens senators Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam , One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts and former minister Matt Canavan are ...

Tropical depression forms in the Atlantic

Gert became the season's second hurricane Monday night, but was projected to stay well off the East Coast, with increased wave action the only indirect impact, according to weather...

USA envoy Nikki Haley

In this instance, we have the President of the United States issuing counterfactual statements suggesting Iran is not complying with the nuclear accord and indicating the USA wi...

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After Doklam, China tries to enter Ladakh; India foils infiltration bid

After Doklam, China tries to enter Ladakh; India foils infiltration bid

Chunying said the People's Liberation Army (PLA) troops always patrol along the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The incident took place on the morning of Indian...

US National Security Adviser Says 'No War with N.Korea Imminent'

US National Security Adviser Says 'No War with N.Korea Imminent'

Meanwhile, echoing the worries of US analysts, commentary on official North Korean news agency KCNA said that "war can not be blocked by any power if sparks fly due to a small,...

Kim Wall: Danish Submarine Was 'Deliberately Sunk'

Kim Wall: Danish Submarine Was 'Deliberately Sunk'

The BBC News wrote that the Nautilus was raised but Wall was not found and investigation into her disappearance continued. On Sunday , they said Madsen had given another explana...

Senior South Korean diplomat says Trump threats sowing confusion

At a separate meeting later in the day with Joseph Dunford, visiting chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Moon reaffirmed his stance. Mr Moon sought to ease the tension, tel...

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Needed to Be 'Much Harsher' to White Supremacy

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Needed to Be 'Much Harsher' to White Supremacy

Anthony Scaramucci's tenure as Donald Trump's White House communications director was quite brief , but it still gave him a strong sense of the firm grip that white supremacist...