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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The DNC Rules Committee on Saturday rescinded Wasserman Schultz's position as convention chairwoman, instead naming Rep.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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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...