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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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Saudi Arabia Pledges $1.5 Billion to Help Rebuild Iraq

It was also unclear how much of the $30 billion represented loans. "Iraq is required today to start a comprehensive reconstruction of the infrastructure and facilities that were ...

Donald Trump Wants To Replace Food Stamps With Meal Kits

Current USDA requirements say that able-bodied adults without children can only get three months of food stamps in three years unless they work or participate in a job training...

West Ham move further from EPL drop zone with Watford win

The win moved the Hornets up to 11th in the table with 30 points. West Ham United manager David Moyes praises striker Marko Arnautovic for his performance against Watford ...

Rights icon Asma Jahangir passes away

Her daughters were kidnapped and assaulted in 2008. "Despite our differences I always respected her for her fight for human rights and for standing up for her convictions", forme...

Westerville, Ohio officers killed in shooting

Joering was pronounced dead at the scene, while Morelli was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital. Westerville Police Chief Joe Morbitzer said Joering died on the scene, ...

Venezuelan Electoral Body Sets Presidential Election Date

The 2018 elections were originally scheduled to take place in December, but the ruling socialist party is eager to hold the elections as soon as possible, sensing its current advan...

Justice official quits amid Trump attacks

Sessions applauded Brand for her service to the DOJ, calling her "a lawyer's lawyer". Brand was confirmed by the Senate on May 22 following a Judiciary Committee hearing alongs...

Kim Jong Un boasts of North Korea's 'world class military power'

North Korean military parades typically feature thousands of goose-stepping troops and hundreds of armoured vehicles, culminating with missiles rolling through Kim Il Sung Square -...

One officer dead, two others shot while serving warrant near Atlanta

The GBI said it has identified the suspect, but is withholding his name pending notification of his family. "They notified radio and a Locust Grove city police officer came to be...

Suspect In NFL Player's Death Has Bay Area DUI, Was Deported Twice

Jackson and the driver of his ride-share auto Jeffrey Monroe were killed Sunday morning after a black Ford F-150 pickup driven by a 37-year-old undocumented immigrant man struck...

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Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu for corruption

Israeli police recommend indicting Netanyahu for corruption

Netanyahu faces two corruption charges. Ynet reported that police are split on whether they have evidence to bring charges against Netanyahu on that that case. The law says t...

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Prices felt the blow of these revised projections and will likely continue to feel it for a few more days. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude declined 66 cents to $64.79, after...

Jarvis Landry says he was not taking shot at Patrick Surtain Jr

Jarvis Landry says he was not taking shot at Patrick Surtain Jr

Alabama also lost two commits to flips, as Quay Walker ended up choosing Georgia and Bobby Brown chose Texas A&M. Alabama's 19-player class finished the year ranked No. Enterin...

Winter Olympics: Australian moguls team confident of Pyeongchang medal success

Winter Olympics: Australian moguls team confident of Pyeongchang medal success

Pence is bringing Otto Warmbier's father Fred - the United States student who died in 2017 shortly after he was released from North Korean detention - to the opening ceremony late...

Ex-Sports Doctor Gets Up to 125 More Years Behind Bars

Ex-Sports Doctor Gets Up to 125 More Years Behind Bars

Nassar was sentenced last month in Michigan's Ingham County to sexually abusing female athletes under the guise of medical treatment, and will receive a further sentence on Mon...