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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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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 ...