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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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London crash: Van slams into crowd leaving mosque, one arrested

CNN is reporting that the incident occurred near a mosque as people were leaving a service. The police said they were called after reports of a collision on Seven Sisters Road, w...

Oil hits six-week low as OPEC fails to curb oversupply

The EIA said USA crude inventories fell by 1.7 million barrels in the week ending June 9, against a market expectation of a 2.7 million drawdown and compared to yesterday's 2.7 ...

White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

Ruddy said the ethics behind Mueller's presence are concerning considering how he was appointed to be special counsel. As Rosenstein went on to say, "I've been a prosecutor for 2...

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

In September, Keenan was able to change her New York City-issued birth certificate. A 2015 survey of more than 27,000 transgender people across all 50 states found that 68...

No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe

Under current Justice Department regulations, firing Mueller would have to be done by deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein, not the president- though those regulations could theo...

Congressman: Ex-aide shows 'feistiness' after shooting

Matt Mika , director of government relations in the meat processor's Washington office, was shot when a gunman fired upon a group of congressmen practicing for an upcoming char...

DC police seek arrest of Turks for melee, angering Erdogan

The Metropolitan Police Department said in a brief statement that Sinan Narin had been arrested in Virginia on an aggravated assault charge. Mahmut Sami Ellialti, who told C...

Zarif to Annan: Iran to Provide Qatar with Humanitarian Aids

It comes as relations between Tehran and Washington have grown increasingly strained, most recently overshadowed by a string of allegations made by a number of high-ranking Irani...

SCO Summit: India inducted into organisation, Narendra Modi meets Afghan President

President Ashraf Ghani called for joint efforts against terrorism and said those countries which differentiate between good terrorists and bad terrorists will pay the price for it....

US soldiers killed by Afghan soldier; Taliban takes credit for attack

The shooting took place a few hours after an American airstrike in southern Helmand Province accidentally killed two Afghan policemen. Such insider attacks have happened before...

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UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

Her Downing Street office initially said last Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP, only for the smaller party to contradict that hou...

Ukip's stand-in leader warns Theresa May: Don't water down Brexit objectives

The so-called confidence and supply agreement means that the supporting party will back the government in motions of confidence by either voting in favor or abstaining, while ret...

Kushner asked to 'lay low' amid Russian interference reports

Kushner asked to 'lay low' amid Russian interference reports

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared "Got Dem Visas" Kushner, wanted to have a burner phone in the White House that was directly connected to Russian Federation ; the ...

Palestinians say Gaza man killed at protest on Gaza border

He said in Berlin he is seeking a response "soon". The incident took place after the soldiers fired many live rounds at Palestinians protesting on their lands, close to the bor...

After Trump Says Iran Reaps What it Sows, Iran Condemns "Repugnant" Statement

The ministry did not identify the men's hometowns, nor say how they were able to evade authorities. He did not elaborate. US Council on Foreign Relations president Richard Haass ...