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Powell told Clinton of his use of a private email at State

While admitting Clinton was "extremely careless" in handling sensitive State Department material, FBI Director James Comey said last month she would not face criminal charges. "The decision is a reminder that Hillary Clinton is not above the law"...

Missile Defense System No Threat to China

The SM-3 missiles would leverage the South Korean Navy's powerful radar to accurately and reliably destroy incoming ballistic missiles while they're still in space, and safely distant from targets on the surface. Milley will receive an update on plan...

Trump to black voters: 'What the hell do you have to lose?'

Clinton responded to Trump on Twitter saying, "This is so ignorant it's staggering". During a rally on Thursday in Charlotte, North Carolina, Trump told black voters that they should vote for him because "the inner cities are so bad". "He's got t...

Letters: U.S. owes it to Turkey to extradite Gulen

Government officials said all three attacks were carried out by the Kurdistan Workers' Party, also known in Turkey as the PKK, a group that has previously targeted security forces. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a source close to the Turkish gov...

China set to open world's highest, longest glass bridge

A tourist poses for a photograph on the glass-bottomed bridge above a valley in Zhangjiajie on Saturday. The bridge has been built by Israeli architect Haim Dotan , and has become an instant hit with locals and tourists alike. In recent years, gla...

Saudi-led coalition air strike kills 9 Yemeni civilians - residents

They blame the attack on Saudi-led coalition forces. The Saudi-led coalition battling rebels in Yemen accused the militants on Tuesday of using three months of peace negotiations to rearm, after an escalation of fighting following the talks' suspen...

Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower Thursday, Friday night

When bits of dust and debris from the comet's tail brush against earth's atmosphere, they ignite, creating the streaks of light seen at ground level - or shooting stars. today into Friday and again Friday into Saturday. Meteors will appear all over...

Japan gives Philippines patrol ships

His visit to Hong Kong comes after a July 12 ruling by an global court based in The Hague in favor of the Philippines in its petition against China's "nine-dash line" claim on a large part of the sea - which Manila calls the West Philippine Sea.

Major League Baseball Kansas City Royals at Detroit Tigers MLB Odds

The Tigers could be without Miguel Cabrera today due to a bicep strain on Monday. Making that uncomfortable stretch shelved Cabrera for tonight and potentially more contests, ones for which the Tigers can ill-afford to field a less-than-ideal...

Third French burqini ban after Corsica clashes

According to one of the teenagers, who addressed a rally of about 400 people in Bastia on Sunday, three north African men started an argument with a tourist they accused of taking photos of the women with them, who were wearing burkinis. There were...

Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo hits hospital, market, kill 18

The toll includes 126 people killed by rebel shelling of government-held parts of Aleppo city. The raids came as the Islamist Faylaq al-Sham Islamist faction, part of the rebel alliance, said it had begun a new offensive "to liberate" the regime-he...

Tension in Assam District after Terror Attack

At a high-level meeting with top police officials at his Assam Assembly chamber this morning, the Chief Minister directed the police brass to ensure peace and tranquillity in the State. DIG Bishnu Prasad Rabha said two persons were killed in the firi...

Final gold for Phelps pushes Team USA to 1001 medals

As a misty-eyed Phelps took a flag from his family, the crowd roared and watched him take his victory lap around the pool. The 21 year-old Singaporean took a picture with Phelps when he met him at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing as a boy. The 31-year-...

Turkey submitting request to US for Gulen's arrest

During Friday's press conference, Cavusoglu said that a delegation from the U.S. Department of Justice would be arriving on August 22 and meet with their Turkish counterparts on the following two days to discuss the extradition request. Cavusoglu sai...

United States declares Zika public health emergency in Puerto Rico

Asking for more funds while not exhausting available resources also is a charge Republicans have leveled at Obama. DOH plans to spend $5 million to test pregnant women for the virus, which is linked to birth defects, and another $4.1 million for ...

JetBlue passenger: Turbulence was 'like a movie'

JetBlue confirmed in an emailed statement that 22 passengers and two crew members were transported to a local hospital in Rapid City for evaluation. "JetBlue care team members are being sent to assist injured customers, and a replacement aircraft i...

Broncos next day observations: Sticking with Sanchez may be the correct call

That's what happened to the Bears Thursday night in their preseason opener, as they lost to the Denver Broncos 22-0 at Soldier Field . I think next year it will really help the Bears if they use players who've played football before.

Rosario Dawson leads protest against oil pipeline

There, at the confluence of the Cannonball and Missouri rivers, American Indians have for months been staging a nonviolent protest at a " spirit camp ". The lawsuit, which was filed Tuesday by Bill Hanigan of the Davis Brown Law Firm in Des Moines, c...

1 killed, 10 hurt in pair of bombings at Thailand beach resort

A motive for the bombing was not yet known, the deputy police chief said. A woman selling street food died in the attacks, according to a witness on Twitter. The 88-year-old is now hospitalised in Bangkok for a myriad of health complications. Tha...

Taliban closing in on key city in the south

Meanwhile, the Taliban advance has also compounded fears that the troubled provincial capital city is on the brink of falling into the militants' hands. With Nawa, the Taliban control 11 of 14 districts in the province. The main road connecting the...

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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...