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CMA Awards red carpet

That also applies to The Associated Press, but that's not stopping us from making bets on who will take home the big prizes at Country Music Association Awards ...


Former deputy PM Lord Heseltine denies killing mother's dog

The Tory grandee has told the Mirror his full account of the "frightening" brawl with Kim the Alsatian - saying he spilt blood in his bachelor flat. "There was ...


Trump gives $33000 in October, falling short of $100M boast

American Party member Emile DeFelice of Columbia, who operates a shop on Main Street, overheard a conversation among some prominent bankers he recognized in a c...


Iceland's incumbent Independence party could lead formation of new government

Iceland's Prime Minister Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson has resigned after his centre-right Progressive Party lost more than half of its share of the vote in Saturday...


Pakistani police detain 1500 in crackdown on opposition

They were carrying party flags and Imran Khan's portraits while chanted slogans "Go Nawaz Go", "Nawaz should resign" and others. "A day after PTI workers skir...


Venezuela frees three jailed activists in post-talks gesture

In a sign that it is apparently serious about the talks, the government on Monday night released five opposition members who had been imprisoned. "We are focu...


Lebanese parliament elects new president, ending vacuum

The absence of a head of state has been costly, not only hampering parliament's ability to pass legislation and hold elections but causing economic deterioratio...


Trump should be taken seriously but not literally, PayPal founder says

But not paying close attention to what Trump is saying specifically - and how his words might translate into government policy if he wins the presidential elect...


Donald Trump adds to skepticism about Colorado's mail ballots

Protestors carried signs that said , "Love trumps hate", and shouted phrases such as "dump Trump" and "nasty women get stuff done". People can either send back...


Trump campaign calls anti-Semitic chant at rally 'deplorable'

However, Conway denied that the man's conduct was in any way representative of Trump supporters, insisting that most people at his rallies are "U.S.A. Joining h...


Iraqi forces keep up push toward Mosul as Shiite militas join battle

John Dorrian, the spokesperson for Operation Inherent Resolve, said to reporters at the Pentagon via teleconference from Baghdad , using an Arabic acronym fo...


Iraqi forces push toward Mosul, Shiite militias join battle

The group's "depraved, cowardly strategy is to attempt to use the presence of civilians to render certain points, areas or military forces immune from military ...


Iraqi Shi'ite militias say offensive toward Tal Afar started

The coalition of militias, known as the Popular Mobilisation Units, had not played a heavy part in the fighting but the offensive on Saturday indicates a bigger...


Moscow says Russian Federation and Syria are halting Aleppo air strikes for now

Russian Federation said Monday its forces and Syrian regime troops would briefly halt fire in Aleppo on Thursday, as criticism mounted of the ferocious Moscow...


Iraqi forces push into town south of Mosul

An intelligence officer said that most of the Islamic State insurgents appeared to have pulled back north towards Mosul, leaving just a small number to try to s...


Spelthorne Borough Council welcomes backing of third runway at Heathrow

Grayling said expanding the west London hub will improve connectivity in the United Kingdom and with the rest of the world, supporting exports, trade and job ...


Turkey threatens to attack Kurdish-held Manbij, Syria

The Kurdish-led forces are now in control of the village, about 10 miles from the highly prized IS-controlled al-Bab town. Turkey has suffered a wave of dea...


Turkey to continue military operations in Syria despite threats

It comes as Turkish-backed rebels battling ISIL militants to the north of Aleppo have been attacked by a suspected Syrian army helicopter. On Wednesday, an ...


Clinton rallies with Mrs. Obama as Trump alleges corruption

A new ad featuring President Barack Obama makes a final pitch for Ms. Clinton. While the poll suggests the wave of allegations about Trump's treatment of wome...


Syrian rebels announce push to break Bashar al-Assad's Aleppo siege

Syrian rebels staged a counterattack in Aleppo with heavy shelling of government-held areas after weeks-long Russian-backed offensive against besieged distric...


Extremists plotting attacks on West from Raqqa

French President Francois Hollande reiterated warnings about ISIS fighters in Mosul fleeing across the border to Raqqa. US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter, ...


Seguin PD shares tips on having a safe Halloween

The Reno Police Department, the Nevada Department of Transportation and the Nevada Department of Public Safety, Highway Patrol are reminding trick-or-treaters a...


After Mistry's letter, Government eye on Tata aviation business

The correspondence makes unsubstantiated claims and malicious allegations, casting aspersions on the Tata group, the Tata Sons board and several Tata companies ...


Border Situation Tense: 15 Pakistan Troops Killed In Retaliatory Firing, Says BSF

An injured head constable died yesterday in the Abdullian area of R.S. Pura sector. Indian troops resorted to "unprovoked" firing across the Working Boundary ...


Philippines' Duterte tells anxious foreign businesses to go

Abe expressed support for Duterte's war on drugs, and the two sides agreed to work together against terrorism and North Korea's nuclear and ballistic-missile de...


New Calais 'Jungle' arrivals can not use resettlement scheme, says prefect

The operation to clear it began on Monday, with its residents being resettled in centres elsewhere that will place them in safer conditions but leave them even ...


Belgium reaches deal to back Canada-EU pact

The talks paused after two hours to allow some of those present to attend a funeral of a Belgian politician. Since Canada is not expected to have an opinion a...


US intel chief: Getting NKorea to give up nukes 'lost cause'

He said: "I think the notion of getting the North Koreans to denuclearize is probably a lost cause". It also claims to have made rapid progress developing l...


US Coast Guard in Hawaii searching for Chinese mariner

The US Coast Guard is now searching waters off Hawaii, where his boat was spotted without him onboard. In an official statement, the Consulate General of C...


Trump campaign launches nightly Facebook Live broadcast

Politico further noted that this is the second venture the Trump campaign has tested as an alternative to cable news. Say what you will about traditional ...


Spain's Rajoy to Seek Parliament's Support to form Government

The Socialists, who do not support the acting prime minister but say they want to see an end to Spain's political blockage, have chose to vote against him in th...


Four Pakistani polio workers get prestigious French award

Four Pakistani polio workers have been awarded with prestigious Louis Pasteur medals by the Pasteur Institute of France in recognition of their laudable service...


Spain's Socialists to vote on ending political impasse

That would prevent a third election. The party refused to under the leadership of Pedro Sánchez, who tried to form a center-left government of his own. The PS...


Cardinal Dolan: Clinton, Trump were courteous off stage at Al Smith Dinner

According to Cardinal Timothy Dolan, who sat between the two at dinner, the two made an effort to be cordial in private as well. Trump , who had drawn big la...


United Nations rights body sets up inquiry on Aleppo

By this morning, the city was quiet, but it was unclear if there would be any renewal of the truce , which Moscow and Damascus said was meant to allow civilian...


Police van drives into demonstrators at anti-US protests in Manila

Some screamed in surprise, others hurled stones at the van and yelled invectives. Police and protesters clash during a violent protest outside the U.S. The ...


US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea

A U.S. ship entered Chinese territorial waters yesterday near the Paracel Islands, known as Xisha in Chinese. The destroyer sailed within waters claimed by Chin...


Seattle sheriff calls out "bully" National Football League on Josh Brown handling

The league says it couldn't because the King County Sheriff's Office would not release them until it had concluded its own investigation. Rob Agnew, the NFL's...


Khizr Khan tells his son's story in emotional anti-Trump ad

Early in his campaign, Trump proposed "a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States ", a policy that has become known as his Muslim ba...


A decisive battle for Mosul

The American had been advising members of the Iraqi Kurdish force known as the peshmerga, a US official said, speaking on condition of anonymity because he was ...