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Funeral set for man shot in Charlotte riots

Berger said the mayor "botched" the city's response to the violent protests, "ignoring repeated calls from her community and the press for transparency and answers". "This is still a Southern state, a cordial state, a state that has people lined up...

SISD Police receive unconfirmed clown sightings

Clown culture has always been around even before the internet age. "But that person was gone before we could get to the area and find them". The clown hysteria began in SC in August with multiple reports of clowns attempting to lure children into w...

After mass street protests, Poland backs off blanket abortion ban

Passed in 1993, current restrictive legislation bans all abortions unless there was rape or incest, the pregnancy poses a health risk to the mother or the fetus is severely deformed. There were mass protests against the draft bill in Poland and...

Attempts to reopen South African universities lead to violent clashes

The protesting students are demanding free education for all, despite the government's proposal of a tuition hike of up to eight percent. The incident occurred Wednesday at the University of the Witwatersrand, which says "many racist remarks" were ...

Thousands to pay final respects to Israel's Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres , the last of the founding fathers of Israel , a patriarch who outlived nearly all of his contemporaries, a man who loved peace, learning, and politics has died in his homeland at the age of 93. Shimon Peres was Israel's prim...

Migrants in Serbia Head for Hungary, Want Open Border, Blic Says

They chanted "Open Hungary Borders" and carried banners saying "we don't need food, water or nothing, we want you to open the borders". Also on October 5, Serbian police said they caught 71 migrants and arrested two people smugglers who transported...

Doctors split over NHS 'loyalty' plans

Prime Minister Theresa May told the BBC: "We want to see the NHS able to recruit doctors from this country". That reflects well on those doctors. "Currently a quarter of our doctors come from overseas". But "the reality of this for a junior docto...

Stunned Latin America exhorts Colombia to keep seeking peace

The result was a "stunning political defeat" for the already unpopular Santos, the wire service notes. President Juan Manuel Santos admitted defeat, but pledged: "I will not give in, and I will continue to seek peace to the last day of my term".

Kelly Clarkson reveals the 'horrible' thing she once did on a date

In fact, Kelly even opened up about her body image issues and weight struggle by telling Ellen DeGeneres on her show, "We are who we are". While in NY to do Entertainment Tonight , Extra TV and the Today Show , Clarkson and River stayed in ...

Thailand detains Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong

Immigration officials confirmed to Reuters that Wong was prevented from entering Thailand and would be sent back to Hong Kong. Breaking! #Thailand Immigration detains #HongKong activist @joshuawongcf at Bangkok airport as Beijing requested....

Leader of pro-Brexit UKIP party quits after 18 days

One immediate issue for UKIP is that James did not appoint any deputy leaders, leaving it unclear who is now in control of the party if she has departed. Ms. James becomes yet another UKIP leader to fail to succeed Nigel Farage . BLACK Country MEP...

Father Salim Khan backs Salman Khan on Pakistani artistes controversy - Read more

The move came after the Indian Motion Pictures' Artists Association, the main body representing Indian film producers and exhibitors adopted a resolution on Thursday banning Pakistani actors and technicians from working on their films. Then, IMPPA al...

India, Pakistan troops exchange fire at border in Kashmir

Briefing those present, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhary said: "Pakistan wants peace and Kashmir and other bilateral issues should be discussed with India". The surgical strikes came days after Pakistani terrorists attacked an Army camp in Kas...

U of T student released from Bangladesh jail

A Canadian university student who survived a brutal hostage attack in July in Bangladesh, was detained as a suspect in the aftermath and has now been cleared of any involvement, is physically and mentally OK, his family says. The men's families have ...

Pakistan warns of 'water war' with India if decades-old treaty violated

Pakistan has rightly responded to the Indian threat of blocking river waters by declaring that the unilateral withdrawal from the bilateral treaty is against the spirit of global law and amounts to an act of war. Pakistan has always been accused of b...

Investigators Seek Men Who Found Chelsea Bomb in Luggage

Rahami faces attempted murder charges related to Monday's gun battle with police, and was charged on Tuesday by federal authorities in both New Jersey and NY with using weapons of mass destruction and other offenses. Police say they've received 406 p...

Russian Federation plays wait and see on oil freeze after OPEC deal

Resilience in US shale output has consistently surpassed expectations, while output gains in Russian Federation continue to accelerate. Goldman Sachs said the deal reached by OPEC crude producers on Wednesday to curb output should add $7 to $10 t...

Women chess players outraged over Iran's hijab gambit

American female grandmaster Nazi Paikidze told The Times: 'This is a country where to this day women's rights are severely restricted. Female grandmasters condemned the choice of venue for the women's world championship, saying that the count...

Renault-Nissan CEO at Paris Auto Show: Diesel Isn't Dead Yet

Additionally, noise insulation and optimisation of the car's aerodynamic performance have also been done. The dramatic looks are matched by a selection of 10 sophisticated and vivid exterior colors, including Energy Orange. Bose has placed 6.5in "S...

California governor OKs sex crime bill tied to Stanford case

Brock Turner, a 23-year-old Stanford University athlete was sentenced by California judge, Aaron Persky, to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious 23-year-old woman behind a dumpster. A jury found Turner guilty in March of three fe...

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'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...

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'

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'

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...

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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...

Trump Says He Has Not Considered Firing Mueller, Contradicting Himself

Trump Says He Has Not Considered Firing Mueller, Contradicting Himself

Long-time political consultant and lobbyist Paul Manafort is being investigated for money laundering and has been targeted as someone who might testify against former colleague...

African Migrants Take New Risks for Better Life in Europe

African Migrants Take New Risks for Better Life in Europe

IOM spokesman Joel Millman said he believes that migrants taking the long route towards Italy via the Sahara and Libya - many of whom are from West Africa - are now choosing to tak...

Eric Bolling Suing HuffPo Journalist Over Lewd Photo Allegation

Eric Bolling Suing HuffPo Journalist Over Lewd Photo Allegation

In a summons filed Wednesday in NY state court, Bolling accused Ali of trying to damage his reputation through "highly reckless publication of actionable false and misleading ...

Rising Temperatures Stretch Into Thursday

Rising Temperatures Stretch Into Thursday

The weekend will feature more rain chances, especially for Sunday , with high temperatures staying in the lower 80s. Although it's mainly dry, a shower or thunderstorm could also...