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Ford's Australian car production line ends after 91 years

Meanwhile, Ford's Australian chief executive, Graeme Whickman, has declined to blame the elevated Australian dollar during the height of the resources boom fo...


Syria army seizes rebel territory in heart of Aleppo

He also appealed to Russian Federation and Syria not to destroy the city for the sake of eliminating militants. One witness told Reuters most of those killed ...


Amid tensions, Japan navy chief wants exchanges with China

While the Chinese planes did not cross into Japanese airspace, it was the first time that Japan saw Chinese fighter jets in the Miyako Strait, Chief Cabinet S...


Japan reacts as China flies near disputed islands

Two of the Chinese planes may have been fighter jets, the ministry said. Japanese fighter jets flew to intercept dozens of Chinese aircraft as they flew over ...


Thailand detains Hong Kong teen activist 'at China's request'

His request to see the activist was also rejected. A report from Thai security officials says Joshua Wong was sent back to Hong Kong on a Hong Kong Airlines f...


South African police fire stun grenades as students protest

Limited places, combined with exceedingly high tuition fees for many middle and working families, sees some 200,000 students unable to attend university every y...


Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in Haiti

Experts forecast up to 40 inches of rain could be dumped on the Caribbean country. People reading the forecast "are reminded not to focus on the exact forec...


Libertarian Gary Johnson looks to capture voters in Arizona

As for me and my family, we will vote for Trump. "I haven't told any supporters who are interested whom they should vote, but I have mentioned her name beca...


Luke's Diner Pops Up in Brighton This Week

You could get a free cup of Luke's Diner coffee on Wednesday! Stars Hollow is real: Pop-ups of Luke's Diner from Gilmore Girls will be giving out free...


US Service Member Killed in Afghanistan

The U.S. -led coalition has killed an estimated 300 ISIS fighters in eastern Afghanistan this summer, including the group's leader, Hafiz Saeed Khan, and severa...


Duterte visits synagogue to apologize for Hitler remark

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said this year's PHIBLEX, which wraps up on October 12, will be the last joint war games that will take place during his te...


Fresh cross-border firing heats up India, Pakistan tension

The article says: It will take more than a cross-LoC surgical strike to make Pakistan withdraw its support to anti-India terrorist groups and cross-border t...


Pope Francis makes surprise visit to quake zone

Francis then prayed among the rubble of razed houses in the town's "red zone", a heavily damaged area still closed off to the public because it's too risky. The...


Supreme Court Refuses to Rehear Immigration Case

And if Hillary Clinton doesn't win the presidency and/or Garland isn't confirmed during the lame-duck session, there won't be a new justice until well into the ...


Clinton says Trump gives 'aid, comfort' to ISIS recruiters

The recent connected bombings in NY and New Jersey and the stabbing attack at a mall in Minnesota have increased interest in how the presidential candidates wou...


Hoyer leads way as Bears beat Lions for 1st win

We held them to three points. On third-and-1, with no timeouts left, Stafford threw a quick out to his left on a pass intended for Tate, but Tate never stop...


India, Pakistan soldiers exchange fire across frontier, no casualties

But on the Indian side, villagers are spending sleepless nights in temporary shelters amid soaring tensions between the two nuclear-armed rivals. There were no ...


Syrian military calls on Aleppo rebels to surrender

The world must respond - we have a moral imperative to act. The powerful, ultraconservative Ahrar al-Sham militant group said rebels regained control Saturday...


White House lashes out at Congress after 9/11 bill vote

In the House, both Speaker Paul Ryan and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi also signaled some openness to revisiting the bill later this session. White House...


Hungary votes on referendum on migrant plan

Although a whopping 98 percent of those who voted supported his bid to reject the plan, turnout reached just 43 percent of the eight-million-strong electorate, ...


Duterte Invokes Hitler in Defense of Killing Drug Users, Pushers in Philippines

He appeared to quickly change tack, however, and welcomed the comparison. "There are. I'd be happy to slaughter them", Duterte said . Duterte has said his ...


Minister: 32000 people arrested since failed coup in Turkey

Erdogan said the emergency was needed to fight the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) which is continuing to wage its insurgency in the southeast as we...


Indus Water Treaty: Pak Approaches International Court of Justice

Pakistan's Ambassador to the US Jalil Abbas Jilani and World Bank's Executive Director for Pakistan Nasir Khosa were also present. The pact, which was brokere...


NCP dares PM Modi to act against Pakistan

Aiyar said that allies like Russian Federation and Iran have shifted their stands and are actively engaging with Pakistan. I will not go to Pakistan to do the...


Defense secretary: US will sharpen 'military edge' in Asia

The dialogue is a forum for implementing the framework for the India US cyber relationship, says the joint statement. In a statement marking the fifth anniver...


Alicia Machado, Hillary Clinton respond to Trump's Twitter attacks

Trump tweeted. "Using Alicia M in the debate as a paragon of virtue just shows that Crooked Hillary suffers from BAD JUDGEMENT!" After mocking Donald Trump's ...


Russian Missile Linked to MH17 Crash in Dutch Investigation

Nonetheless, the Dutch-led investigation, which includes representatives from Australia, Belgium, Ukraine, and Malaysia, has given the strongest indication yet ...


US, Russia say Syria's truce not dead; more meetings planned

CENTCOM noted that it had struck the area in the past, and that Russian Federation was informed of the attack before it occurred. Russian's military reported ...


Dueling truths follow Indian raid in Pakistani Kashmir

Nawaz Sharif said that Pakistan wanted peace to pursue its development agenda but every Pakistani was ready to defend the motherland if need be. Security agen...


Pope embarks on tour of Orthodox Georgia and Muslim Azerbaijan

Georgian analysts say the turn-around in the attitudes has nothing to do with personalities but with Georgia's geopolitical ambitions. The country's split a...


Germany tells Philippine envoy Duterte Hitler remarks 'unacceptable'

Malacañang has that to say amid President Rodrigo Duterte's admission of lapses on his drug matrix, which involved politicians. "No, the point is ... the one th...


Trump comments about women costing him needed support

The GOP nominee was put on blast during the first presidential debate Monday, when Hillary Clinton brought up his past attacks against former Miss Universe ...


Members Killed By Airstrikes, US Military Says

France, the first country to join USA -led air strikes in Iraq, has stepped up aerial operations against Islamic State, including in Syria, after several attack...


Oil slips as focus shifts to details of OPEC deal

Under the deal, all 14 of OPEC's member states agreed to freeze oil production at the combined daily total of between 32.5 and 33 million barrels. CRUDE CUT...


Day after rejecting veto, US lawmakers concerned about Sept. 11 law

Fifteen of the 19 men who carried out the 2001 attacks were Saudi nationals, but Saudi Arabia, a major United States ally, has long denied any involvement in th...


Pakistan's civil-military leadership replies to Indian agression and illegal threats

Apart from India, even Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan have pulled out. "If a such a situation arises we will use it and eliminate India", Asif told TV chann...


Supreme Court to hear 'swipe fees' case

Though the Supreme Court also declined Thursday to take up a case involving the Washington football team - which is still ongoing in Richmond, Virginia - ...


Africa's elephant population drops to 415000 due to poaching

There are growing global concerns over the surge in ivory poaching in the past 10 years, the worst that Africa has experienced since the 1970s and 1980s. In an ...


Gabon's Bongo Asks National Unity After Re-election Is Confirmed

Ping also claimed victory in the August 27 vote and went to court seeking a recount. "I will not retreat". Presidential rival Jean Ping has denounced the ...


ISIS suspected of mustard attack against United States and Iraqi troops

The official added that the rocket landed within 100 yards of the "security perimeter of the base", but did not say how close it got to US troops. But the att...