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Democratic National Committee Chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz Stepping Aside After Convention

The DNC Rules Committee on Saturday rescinded Wasserman Schultz's position as convention chairwoman, instead naming Rep. Marcia Fudge , D-Ohio, as permanent chair of the convention, according to a DNC source. "Bernie has endorsed her; we have em...

Southport Labour vows to fight for Jeremy Corbyn

Mr McDonnell has today stated that his comments were intended as a joke . "I will be Labour until the day I die", he said. Labour is to face a High Court challenge over its decision to give Jeremy Corbyn an automatic place on the leadershi...

Trump takes time from victory lap to swat at Ted Cruz

Delegates were irate. Californian Shirley Husar, who just the night before had cast the Golden State's 172 delegate votes for Trump, said Cruz should be ashamed of himself. Kaufmann says he personally questions who advised Cruz on his speech. M...

Philippines` Top Court Frees Ex-President Arroyo After Five Years

Voting 11-4, the Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday dismissed for insufficiency of evidence the plunder case against Mrs. Arroyo in connection with the alleged misuse of the Php 366-million intelligence fund of the PCSO. But there are also media reports t...

Kejriwal meets victims in Guj, calls BJP govt 'anti-Dalit'

The victims' contention was that they were skinning a dead cow and had not killed it. Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and the Gujarat Chief Minister had earlier visited the Dalit families in Una and the youth admitted to Rajkot hospitals.

Syrian rebel group investigates beheading of child seen in video

A US -backed Syrian rebel group beheaded a 12-year-old boy in Syria's northern province of Aleppo, amid condemnation from the Syrian government. The militia force, called Liwa al-Quds, denied the boy had anything to do with the rebel group.

Trump Kids, GOP Leadership Highlight Night Two Of The RNC

There was little opposition on the floor as delegates cast votes for Trump state by state. Throughout the primaries, Mr Trump consistently called his rival "Lyin' Ted" and took jabs at the appearance of his wife, Goldman Sachs executive Heidi Cruz....

First mountain stage of Tour de France underway

The new partnership has been extremely successful so far. Cavendish said as much after his stage win Monday. For Coquard, 24, it was an agonising defeat by barely a centimetre, just a day after finishing third. He was patient and nearly won". He ...

Philippines rejects China's attempt to brush tribunal aside

The disputed area of the Scarborough Shoal and part of the Spratly islands - which comprises over 750 reefs, islets, atolls and keys - is also claimed wholly or partially claimed by Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan and Vietnam as well. Mr. Yasay and Mr. Wang...

New Trailer for 'Girl on the Train'

Directed by Tate Taylor, who previously helmed The Help and Get on Up , The Girl on the Train follows recently divorced alcoholic Rachel Watson (Blunt) as she becomes embroiled in a missing person case. Universal Pictures and DreamWorks releas...

Cameron Leaves Downing Street for Last Time as PM

May, Britain's second woman prime minister after Margaret Thatcher, will then travel to Downing Street just before 6 p.m., where she will speak. He attended his final British Prime Minister's Question Time in Parliament after a six-year period ...

Sheriff: Escaped Florida murder suspect armed, has help

Local media reports said Resiles was in the courthouse for a hearing on a defense motion to remove the death penalty as a sentencing option. No injuries were reported. "We believe that if we were to have a critical event occur, we would not have enou...

France killer truck driver was convicted for road rage

Molins said Bouhlel was seen on surveillance video Thursday riding his bike to a rented refrigerated truck that was parked east of Nice . At least 200 other people were injured; officials have reported that 25 of the victims are on life support an...

Theresa May, Andrea Leadsom in UK Conservative Runoff

A ballot with Leadsom and May's names will be mailed to the 150,000 some Conservative Party members and results will be announced September 9. Britain is on track to have its first female prime minister since Margaret Thatcher. "And a female prime ...

Turkish military in attempted coup, prime minister says

Turkish news agency Dogan has reported that soldiers have opened fired on people trying to cross Istanbul's Bosporus bridge in protest of the attempted coup, and some have been wounded. The military has cast itself as the traditional protector of se...

Australia government wins majority after fierce election fight

Three junior ministers also seem to have lost the battle in the lower House: Assistant Finance Minister Peter Hendy, Minister for Tourism and International Education Richard Colbeck, and Assistant Minister for Innovation Wyatt Roy. "Let's see what we...

Separatists Extend Shutdown Call Till July 15

Meanwhile, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq was also arrested outside his highly guarded Nigeen residence when he defied the restrictions to lead a procession towards martyrs' graveyard. The top Hurriyet leaders termed the Narendra Modi headed meeting on Kashmi...

Pope Francis sends condolences after Italian train crash

European Union officials said the delay was due to “difficulties related to the acquisitions of permissions in the region.” As a result, the works are now expected to be completed in the 2014-2020 period, Delrio said, adding that the bidding process ...

Trump Gains On Clinton In Crucial Swing States

But he leads Clinton 43 percent to 41 percent in the new poll . This pollster last surveyed Pennsylvania in April, Ohio in March, and Iowa in January, before the race had narrowed to two presumptive nominees. "Because Donald Trump's camp...

Korea vows to end diplomat communication channel with US

Before today, Pyongyang and Washington did not have formal diplomatic relations, however North Korea maintained a mission to the United Nations in NY has acted as the main communication channel between the two countries. The US did not accept the...

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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...