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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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Irish border deal reported settled as May meets Juncker

The U.K. has reportedly accepted there will be "no regulatory divergence" of EU customs union and single market rules for Ireland after Brexit , according to RTE. The UK wants Bru...

Mueller Removed FBI Agent From Russia Investigation Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

The New York Times and Washington Post both reported Saturday FBI special agent Peter Strzok - who played key roles in the FBI's initial Russian Federation investigation, ...

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

Trump is "staging an extremely unsafe nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and...

Member of Trump team directed Russian Federation contacts, says Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI , becoming the first Trump White House official to face c...

Inside tour: First lady decorates White House for Christmas

The first lady's theme is "Time-Honored Traditions", a nod to 200 years of holiday celebrations at the executive mansion. "We pray that our country will be a place where every ...

Russian Federation positioning itself to make U.S. irrelevant in North Korean nuclear crisis

Haley called on all nations to "cut off all ties with North Korea" and specifically highlighted China's influence over the rogue regime during an emergency meeting of the UN Secur...

Trump Calls Acquittal in Sanctuary City Murder `Disgraceful'

Garcia Zarate was charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm in the death of Steinle, a 32-year-old Pleasanton native and San F...

Philly rocked by 4.4 magnitude quake in Delaware

A rare quake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries. The Univers...

White House says Tillerson to remain as secretary of state

The ouster of Mr. Tillerson would end a turbulent reign at the State Department for the former Exxon Mobil chief executive, who has been largely marginalized over the a year ago ...

Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up

It left their names, email addresses, and mobile phone numbers exposed. Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK...

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Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed's release, United States warns of repercussions

Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed's release, United States warns of repercussions

Saeed was put under house arrest after the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 but he was freed by court in 2009. On Saturday, the White House said there would be repercuss...

Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

These airlines resumed Bali flights on Sunday morning, according to Reuters. According to the Volcanic Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) system, winds carried the ash in a...

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

He had come home on leave. "His bullet-riddled body was found in Wothmula village of Shopian", he said, adding that investigations are on into the killing. Rajesh Kalia said. Meh...

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has ordered Texas flags at Texas Department of Public Safety facilities statewide to be lowered to half-staff in honor of fallen Trooper Damon Allen ...

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

Farmers there harvest more than 4 million trees per year, shipping them across the USA and as far as Japan. Fast forward to 2017, the supply isn't as plentiful as it's been in y...