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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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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...