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ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Killed In US Air Strike

AKI said the air strike was launched on the Islamic State-controlled territory's capital Raqqa in northern Syria . ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi has reportedly been killed in a US-led coalition air strike. Following Friday's report of Baghdad...

Clinton, Trump adjust politicking following Florida shooting

But they both infused their sympathy with statements that support their presidential aspirations, and the presidential race rolled on. The presumptive Republican nominee tweeted that Omar Mateen's slaughter of 50 people at a gay nightclub in Or...

Kate Middleton Pregnant? Duchess & Prince William Want 'At Least Three Kids'

Maybe her India and Bhutan tour inspired her to toss her style book? "These athletes then serve as motivators to everyone in the United Kingdom to get involved, get active, and embrace the power of sport to make us happier and healthier".

Downtown Toronto buildings reopen following police investigation into reports of gunman

One person said the person's face was covered and another said he had a gun. Toronto Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook said the reports came from a building that is under construction on the University of Toronto campus. Hospitals near the university, in...

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius 'a broken man', psychologist tells sentencing hearing

After losing at the SCA, Pistorius appealed to South Africa's highest court, the Constitutional Court, to review his case. Pistorius is now living under house arrest after initially serving one year of a five-year prison sentence for manslaughter f...

Orlando PD: Shooter Had an 'Allegiance' to the Islamic State

Of the shooting's 49 victims, 48 have been identified . When the gunfire at the Pulse Orlando club finally stopped, 50 people were dead and dozens critically wounded in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history. He said he last saw Mateen...

High court rules against Puerto Rico in debt case

The lower court had said that the Caribbean island's own law was unconstitutional given existing USA federal bankruptcy laws, which do not allow a state or Puerto Rico to enact their own bankruptcy rules. Puerto Rico sought to get around that p...

India's bid to join Nuclear Supplier Group a point of pride

China is seen as leading opposition to the US move to include India in the 48-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), but other countries, including New Zealand , Turkey, South Africa and Austria also oppose Indian membership, according to diplomats.

UK: Queen's birthday celebrations to end with street party

Guests can also tour an array of homes in the sprawling community. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleToday marked the end of the Queen's official birthday celebrations after three days of parades and parties. "It's so British. We're going to enjoy ourselves reg...

US reaches Copa America quarters with 1-0 win over Paraguay

Needing a tie or better to advance from Group A, the Americans got the job done thanks to a 27th minute goal from Clint Dempsey , in a clash that degenerated into a physical and ill-tempered affair. "That performance by John was definitely something...

20 dead after club shooting; shooter is dead

U.S. President Barack Obama has spoken about the tragic massacre that has claimed the lives of at least 50 people following a mass shooting inside a gay nightclub in Orlando , Florida. "One of our longtime bartender friends was in a small litt...

Campaign to remove judge in Stanford rape case gains steam

She released a follow-up statement saying she planned to remain anonymous at present and added, "for now, I am everywoman". "It is enough to be suffering", the unnamed victim wrote in response to the Turner's family and defense team after they ...

Gordie Howe Dead At 88

DETROIT — Gordie Howe, the rough-and-tumble Canadian farm boy whose boundless blend of talent and toughness made him the NHLs quintessential star during a career that lasted into his 50s, died Friday. "No one in their right mind ever wanted to tangl...

Brazil health minister says Zika not a worry for Olympics

But on Friday, Barros noted that the Summer Games will be held in Brazil's winter, when the Aedes Aegypti mosquito that transmits the disease tends to die off. Last month, 150 health experts issued an open letter to the United Nations health agency...

Orlando Police ID 'Voice' star's shooter

He said detectives were attempting to get information from the suspect's phone and had not yet established a motive for the killing. In Grimmie's first appearance on the show in 2014, all four judges wanted her. Grimmie was rushed to a hospital but...

Bangladesh detains 1600 suspected radicals to end attacks

In recent days, an elderly Hindu priest was found almost decapitated in a rice field, while a Christian grocer was hacked to death near a church, with ISIS claiming responsibility for the killings. Bangladesh authorities insist there are no foreign t...

Wales comes close to ending hoodoo but All Blacks prevail

Still, the Welsh have sounded typically confident, and have spoken over the past week about the All Blacks' weaknesses and vulnerability. The All Blacks 23 features an experienced core of senior players and new talent, with 720 caps in the squa...

Queen Elizabeth II and family mark 90th birthday with parade

Well there was no sign of 1-year-old's feisty side as she joined her mother and other members of the royal family on the balcony as part of Queen Elizabeth II's 90 birthday celebrations. According to The Telegraph , Charlotte's older brother, Prin...

Obama endorses Hillary Clinton for president

Feeling the burn from Democratic power brokers - including President Obama and MA U.S. Sen. Clinton said she spoke by phone with Sanders on Wednesday and plans to work with him and his supporters in to prepare for a fall campaign against Republic...

Blair, Major to warn Brexit threatens United Kingdom unity

Meanwhile election chiefs warned that extending the deadline for registering to vote in the European Union referendum poses a risk to the smooth running of the vote. They also said the UK's open border with the Republic of Ireland would also be put...

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Turkish born, German writer arrested in Spain

Erdogan's remarks come after another week of tension between Ankara and Berlin, particularly over comments by German Chancellor Angela Merkel appearing to rule out a renewal of...

Hundreds of police officers maintain safety at "Free Speech Rally" in Boston

City leaders reiterated that a zero-tolerance policy on violence and weapons will be strictly enforced during Saturday's events. "If anything gets out of hand, we will shut it do...

Finnish Police Say Two Killed In Knife Attack, Suspect Arrested

The tabloid Ilta-Sanomat reports that one man and five women were injured, including a woman pushing a stroller. "A man has been injured trying to help a victim, and another trie...

Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor flees to Colombia

Venezuela's pro-government constitutional assembly is taking over powers of the opposition-led congress. Faced with this situation originated by the extremist groups that oppose ...

'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...

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After Doklam, China tries to enter Ladakh; India foils infiltration bid

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'

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'

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...

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...