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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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Sessions ends transgender workplace protections

The government's compelling interest in enforcing these laws should mean the businesses lose their arguments - but the Department of Justice guidance suggests that the interest in...

Trump guts Obamacare's contraceptive mandate

The administration has issued a long-expected revision to Obama-era rules . "With this rule, the Trump administration is taking direct aim at birth control coverage for mor...

United Kingdom leader Theresa May's slogan literally fell apart during her 'disastrous' speech

Britain's under-fire Prime Minister Theresa May was facing a fight for her political life Friday with a growing number of her own MPs said to favor a challenge to her leadersh...

Bangladesh to move 800000 Rohingya into single camp

Up until now they've been living in a range of different refugee camps across southern Bangladesh. They plan to expand an existing camp near the border town of Cox's Bazar so tha...

Shop that sold gun to Las Vegas shooter forced into lockdown

Paddock transferred $100,000 to the Philippines in the days before the shooting, the AP reported. Authorities are grasping to find a motive for Paddock, a 64-year-old retiree and...

United States seeks 'new Israel' in region, Khamenei says of Iraq Kurd referendum

Ayatollah Khamenei further termed the development as an "incident", adding that Iran and Turkey must take any possible measures to confront with the incident. Iraqi Prime Minster H...

No 'terrorism' charges for now in Edmonton attack

Subsequently, a van was stopped at a checkpoint, and the name of the driver appeared to be similar to the name of the registered owner of the auto that hit the officer. In March 2...

Sunny, high near 70 — TODAY'S FORECAST

The overnight low is expected to be near 47. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Tonight: Mostly cle...

In Iraq's tinderbox city, referendum sparks fears of sectarian war

The Trump administration has said it does not recognise the independence referendum in Iraq's Kurdish region - as tensions flare between the regional government and Baghdad. Yild...

Why rockfalls happen in Yosemite

The National Park Service reportedly sent a helicopter to the Higher Cathedral Spire to help rescue the climber. An vast mass of granite plunged from the side of El Capita...

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Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

The three companies are facing intense scrutiny from U.S. House and Senate intelligence panels as investigators focus on social media's role in Russia's efforts to interfere ...

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

She tweeted: "Today: Jihad - 1 Truth - 0". "I read her manifesto on her website". Bolton, an ex-soldier, won 30% of the vote, seeing off Anne Marie Waters's challenge. IT WAS...

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Evans surrendered to federal marshals early Wednesday on federal corruption charges following an investigation into the criminal influence of money on coaches and players in the NC...

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Defense Department said 80 percent of the island's electricity lines are damaged and almost half its residents are without drinking water. The roughly 100-year-old Jones Act req...

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

When asked if he would fire the Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary over the matter, the Republican president said: "We'll see". The House Oversight and Government Reform c...