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Turks decry Israel, gov't condemns attack against Palestinian civilians

Turkey had criticized Israel several times in the past for its attacks on the Gaza Strip , especially after military campaigns between Israel and Hamas, th...


Los Angeles airport reopening after shooting scare

The ensuing bedlam started nearly immediately as people around the caller began to panic and scatter wildly. LAX was the scene of a real shooting in 2013 when...


False reports of shots fired at LAX prompt evacuation of some passengers

The airport was on lockdown for a while after passengers on board a domestic flight ran in a state of fear when they heard a loud noise, believing it to be some...


Vladimir Putin - not THAT Vladimir Putin - nabbed in Florida

The 48-year-old was screaming at employees at the store, at Rosemary Avenue and Fern Street , the manager told city police the afternoon of August 21. Police...


Heroics from Hales as England smash world record to win series

This was only the second time they had achieved the feat but it is telling that four of England's six highest ODI totals have now come in the past 18 months...


PMB Departs For Kenya To Attend TICAD Summit

In 2015, China's total trade with Africa reached about $179 billion, compared to Japan's $24 billion. Abe said "the enormous continent of Africa has giv...


Judge orders State to begin releasing Clinton emails next month

Another Clinton voter added "I would say the more a lot of that comes into light, the more it instills fear into people, or at least distrust in Hillary". The A...


Owen Smith accuses Jeremy Corbyn of being 'happy' about vote for Brexit

He was filmed sitting on the floor of a Virgin service to Newcastle on August 11, but the train company later released CCTV images which appeared to show the ...


Typhoon brings flood threat to northern Japan

High waves triggered by Typhoon Lionrock crash against a "torii" gate on a coast of the city of Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan on August 30, 2016. Also in L...


Trump says he'll speak Wednesday on immigration

Since clinching her party's nomination in early June, Clinton has spent more than $77 million on television and radio advertising, largely targeting voters in b...


Turkish jets strike Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq

The Pentagon is calling on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey, as well US -backed fighters aligned against the Islamic State, to stop fighting each ...


Clinton says controversies behind her; Trump differs

The former secretary of State took the stage in Reno for a speech that had originally been focused on small business, but instead was a scathing review of Tru...


India promises hearted support to Myanmar's internal peace process

India has been concerned about increasing activities by insurgent groups, like NSCN-Khaplang and others, who have camps in remote mountainous parts of Myanmar n...


Mexicans say 'adios' to beloved singer Juan Gabriel

He was a man of compassion and generosity in his music , in his charitable works and also in his live performances, where he felt compelled to give back to his...


French Muslim women accused of terrorism by restaurateur complain

Muslims must be "committed to a total defense of the Republic in the face of terrorism, in the face of Salafism", Cazeneuve told the paper, adding French valu...


US Reaches 10000 Syrian Refugee Resettlement Goal

Alice Wells, the US ambassador to Jordan, said Sunday that keeping Americans safe and taking in some of the world's most vulnerable people are not mutually excl...


Turkish Operation in Syria to Continue Until Kurdish Threat Eliminated - Erdogan

At the same time, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said at least 35 civilians were killed south of Jarablus during fighting between Tu...


Red Cross seeks SC volunteers for hurricane training

The Red Cross has also mobilized more than 90 disaster response vehicles and trailer-loads of shelter and kitchen supplies to bolster relief efforts. American...


Tropical depression headed to North Carolina

Maximum sustained winds were clocking at 35 miles per hour (55 khp), with higher gusts . Tropical Depression #8 formed about 400 miles off the North Carolina...


New Orleans flood volunteer bus hits firetruck; 2 dead, dozens hurt

A fire truck and two vehicles were on the shoulder of I-10 because of an earlier accident involving a pick-up truck. Rodriguez, who is from Honduras, was in the...


Colombian announces cease-fire with FARC

It's been two days since the Colombia government and FARC rebel group reached a truce agreement expected to end 52-years of conflict. Children walk along a stre...


Children join the festivities at London's Notting Hill Carnival family day

Within minutes a second stabbing was reported at the junction of Portobello Road and Munro Mews, Ladbroke Grove. Police said the victim was taken to hospital,...


Dozens arrested, hurt at London's Notting Hill Carnival

Police added they were awaiting an update on the condition of the victims. Bus workers in London are to stage two 24-hour strikes in a row over rosters, inclu...


I-10 West in Laplace closed due to fatal traffic accident

According to ABC , the bus was traveling down the interstate when it hit the three firefighters and vehicles. The ladder truck from St. John the Baptist Pari...


Tynemouth school celebrates best every GCSE results

Yet again, there were some outstanding individual results with nine girls achieving A* and A grades across all of their subjects. "Almost half of the students...


IHK Police arrested Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Later, we came to know he was taken away to Cheshma Shahi, a high security zone in Srinagar ", Buch said. Earlier Geelani had written an open letter to the G...


New York City settles fatal police shooting lawsuit for $4M

Liang, who was faulted for not aiding Gurley, was found guilty of manslaughter in February and was sacked from the NYPD. As part of the settlement, Liang will...


Argentina down South Africa thanks to late penalty

The Pumas took a 6-3 lead while down to 14 men with flyhalf Nicolas Sanchez's second penalty on the half hour and they scored their first try right after Herrer...


Trump immigration waffle reflects voter confusion on issue

Trump also called for an end to "sanctuary cities", or municipalities that have placed restrictions on local law enforcement contacting the federal government...


Biden calls on Turkey to be patient in Gulen case

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who met Biden later, had said Turkey would continue to provide US officials with documents to demand the extradition of Gul...


Carmelo Anthony tears up during postgame interview: 'This is it for me'

Milan Macvan led Serbia with five points after a quarter. With the win, Carmelo Anthony became the first USA men's basketball player to win three Olymp...


Temporary FEMA housing units expected to return to Louisiana

The disaster brought back painful memories of Hurricane Katrina, which 11 years ago inundated nearby New Orleans and brought searing criticism of the federal go...


Seoul: North Korea fires submarine-launched missile

Ramlan Bin Ibrahim, who chaired the meeting, told reporters. A North Korean submarine test-launched a ballistic missile in the East China Sea on Wednesday as ...


New case of Zika through a local mosquito in Florida county

Still, officials encouraged citizens to use insect repellents containing DEET, picaradin, IR3535, lemon oil or eucalyptus oil to keep mosquitoes at bay. "I beli...


Thai police say bombs set off in another town, killing 1

An August 2015 bombing at a Bangkok shrine killed 20 people - mostly tourists - and triggered a drop in visitors. Edwin Wiek runs a wildlife protection char...


Odisha again: Woman's legs, hip broken for easy transport

Her body was kept for hours at a community health centre in Soro town in Balasore district. The government hospital workers hung the bundled up dead body t...


Canada invaded by 1500 people on wayward play rafts

Canadian officials rescued about 1,500 people Sunday after strong westerly winds whipped their inflatable rafts off course during an annual float trip on the St...


Hospital Refuses Help, Man Carries Dead Wife on Shoulder for 10 km

Chief District Medical Officer B Brahma said the woman was admitted in the hospital on Tuesday and died the same night. After he had walked for nearly 12 km, ...


California Firefighters Contain Blue Cut Fire, Grapple With Other Blazes

Growing wildfires fed by windy, dry conditions have destroyed buildings and forced evacuations in central California , eastern Washington, Oregon and elsewhe...


Oil prices rise on soft USA dollar, OPEC speculation

Speaking publicly for the first time since talk about freezing production surfaced in the last few weeks, Al-Falih said there have not yet been any specific dis...