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Even Bill O'Reilly Is Losing Faith in Trump at This Point

Most of Clinton's commercials about Trump, though, merely include clips of him speaking. September is now almost over, so it's worth revisiting that data to assess how plausible a Trump comeback is given the current polling. Trump, though promising l...

Donald Trump on former Miss Universe: "I saved her job"

Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) jokingly suggested Donald Trump should participate in a weigh-in every day, a jab at the Republican presidential nominee's past comments about a former Miss Universe model's weight gain. "And I've done that with a number of t...

Obama, Abbas to attend memorial service for former Israeli PM Peres

However, Odeh said, members of the Arab public have "a fierce opposition to the man of security, occupation and settlement construction, who introduced nuclear (weapons) to the Middle East and, unfortunately, also as a president who chose to support ...

Michelle Obama makes the case for Hillary Clinton in new ad

Michelle Obama told a diverse, young and boisterous crowd in Philadelphia on Wednesday that candidates don't change once they become president and asserted America "needs an adult in the White House". She told the crowd in Pittsburgh she understand...

Entire state without electricity as storms hit Australia

It pointed to the fact that while the renewable energy target had encouraged the development of wind and solar generation, it had the potential to undermine supply security at a reasonable price, because it forced the closure of inefficient power sta...

'Barbaric': UN officials condemn Syria's Aleppo bombardment

An AFP correspondent in the battered city said a wave of strikes hit areas of the opposition-controlled east of the city from dawn, in particular the Al-Mashhad and Sayf al-Dawla districts, sparking large fires. Some 124 people, mostly civilians, hav...

A surfer has been attacked by a shark at Ballina in NSW

A teenager is in hospital after being bitten by a shark at the same beach in Australia where a Japanese surfer was mauled to death previous year, officials said. Despite multiple bites on his thigh, he managed to make it back to shore with the help o...

Gabon: Ping rejects court ruling on Bongo election win

Ping's lawyer, Jean-Remy Bantsantsa, has said he has heard the court's ruling will go in Bongo's favor. Ping, who maintains he won the election, said on Saturday that the court had demonstrated "bias" in its "unjust" decision to validate Bongo's na...

Croatia opposition leader stepping down after election loss

With nearly three-fourths of ballots counted, the conservatives of the Croatian Democratic Union ( Hdz ) of Plenkovic obtained 61 MPs out of the 151-seat one-chamber Parliament of Zagreb , remaining the country's leading party. Croatians may have ...

Syrian President Assad blames United States for Syria truce collapse

Food aid for rebel-held east Aleppo , which has been stalled at the Syrian border since last week, will go bad on Monday, the United Nations said Thursday, urging the country's leader to clear the delivery. Hundreds of thousands of people have been ...

US says halt to strike that hit likely Syrian troops delayed

One unconfirmed report said 12 people were killed in the attack near the town of Urm al-Kubra. "The convoy was the outcome of a long process of permission and preparations to assist isolated civilians", he said in a statement emailed to Reuters.

Bomb Suspect Ahmad Rahami's Wife Returning to US With Escort

Police said they had not recovered the suitcase. Ahmad Khan Rahami was wounded in a gun battle with Linden, New Jersey , police that erupted when he was discovered sleeping in a bar doorway. The notebook , punctured by a bullet hole and stained w...

Palestinian stabs Israeli officer amid new surge in violence

A Palestinian assailant stabbed two police officers outside Jerusalem's Old City early on Monday and was shot, police said, following a bloody weekend that shattered weeks of relative calm. The attack comes after a week marked by repeated attacks c...

Atlanta Rapper Shawty Lo Killed In Fiery Car Crash

The accident happened when a white Audi went over a guardrail, hit two trees and burst into flames. Two other women in the auto were injured and are being treated with non life threatening injuries. Apart from his group performances, he is also known...

Sprained thumb could leave struggling Bears without Cutler

Based on a 16-game 2015 slate that projects to 106 catches (173 targets), 1,310 yards and 12 touchdowns, which are fairly close to the numbers Hopkins put up last season (111 receptions, 1,521 yards and 11 touchdowns). The Bears saved money by cuttin...

Showdown at the top of Philippines politics: What you need to know

De Lima has had a running feud with Duterte. "I did not realize how severe and how serious the drug menace was in this republic until I became president", Duterte told reporters on Sunday, according to Agence France-Presse. Agnes Callamard, to cond...

Donald Trump won't discuss his medical exam on 'Dr. Oz Show'

Trump: no medical records The promise made on Sunday was to release an extensive batch of recent medical tests, which the Democrats have been asking him to do throughout the campaign. As for Trump's parents, Trump said his father was "unbelievable" ...

Uri Terror Attack AMU Student Expelled For Posting Objectionable Comments

Incidentally, even BJP's Aligarh MP, Satish Kumar Gautam, had taken a serious note of the FB post and had written to the VC demanding stringent action against the student. Bhushan, who cited an earlier apex court ruling, said the UGC regulations ap...

UN Suspends Aid Delivery in Syria Following Attack on Aid Convoy

Monday's strike on the aid convoy provoked outrage from United Nations officials, with aid chief Stephen O'Brien warning that if deliberate "it would amount to a war crime". Sirens wailed as ambulances zipped through the eastern half of the divided c...

Sophie Turner And Maisie Williams Got Matching 'Game Of Thrones' Tattoos

We learned on Tuesday that the duo had gotten inked when United Kingdom tattoo artist Miss Kat Paine shared a photo of herself with the GoT stars, writing, "Got to tattoo these gorgeous girlies today". As for the upcoming season of Thrones , Tur...

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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 ...