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Tropical Storm Newton flooding the Southwest

Hurricane Newton, a Category 1 storm with maximum sustained wind speeds of 90 miles per hour, made landfall on the Baja Peninsula earl on Tuesday morning near...


IS loss of border area with Turkey sharply harms group

The discussion took place on the heels of the G20 talks in China, which included leaders from China and Russian Federation, with whom the Turkish president also...


Asean+1 Summit begins in Vientiane, Najib leads Malaysian delegation

He added that East Asia Summit is the premier forum for discussions on the challenges and opportunities before the Asia Pacific region. He also said Singapore...


Around 100 injured in clashes in Indian Kashmir

He said the Hurriyat feels that the situation on ground where there is total breakdown of the state machinery and law and order and a complete chaos means that ...


Presidential candidate Mike Pence will release tax returns next week

Republican vice-presidential nominee Mike Pence said the FBI's Friday release of notes from Democratic presidential vominee Hillary Clinton's interview on cla...


Obama cancels meeting with new Philippine President Duterte

Obama and Duterte had been scheduled to meet this week in Laos, where they are both attending a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN )....


Aides confirm ex South Sudanese vice president Machar has left the country

Machar's spokesman, James Gatdet Dak, said in a statement late Wednesday that the former vice president who went into hiding three weeks ago, would return to th...


Stanford Swimmer To Live With Parents After Prison Release

Turner's release , after serving half of his six-month sentence, was expected given his lack of criminal history and absence of trouble while in custody. A man...


Moeen Ali commits to Bangladesh tour despite security concerns

ODI captain Eoin Morgan is one of those players, while others are still undecided after the European Central Bank insisted the tour goes ahead after a securit...


FBI to soon release documents related to Clinton email probe

In fact, State Department officials say they have found scant documentation of the arrangement at all . Clinton was asked during the interview about an email...


Federal Bureau of Investigation publishes notes on Clinton's use of private email

Republicans have repeatedly attacked Clinton over the issue, helping drive opinion polls that show many US voters doubt her trustworthiness. During her intervie...


Labour contender Owen Smith would not oppose second independence referendum

The Labour leader, who has been attacked by critics for not doing enough to combat cyber bullying of his opponents, likened online abuse to the continuation of ...


France wants halt to 'imbalanced' EU-US trade deal talks

He added that he would push Russian President Vladimir Putin on the issue when they meet at the G20 next week and when Putin visits Paris in October. Mr Fek...


USGS: Strong Magnitude-7.1 Quake Off New Zealand Coast

People in some coastal areas were told to go to higher ground, BBC reports . East Cape resident Aomihi Cook said her community headed for the hills. It remai...


Here is a picture of the boys meeting Putin

This is reported by Russian President's Aide Yury Ushakov, according to RIA Novosti. "Pareho kami", the former Davao City mayor added when asked why he was eage...


US commander slams Iran for provocative moves in Gulf

They are deliberate in the things that they are doing, but ultimately we are going to protect ourselves if that comes to a situation", Votel said. "I think th...


Islamic State says its spokesman killed in Syria

The terror group has faced defeat in several regions in Syria, including the northern Aleppo province, where President Bashar Assad's forces, backed by Russian ...


Apple must pay Ireland up to 13 bn euros in taxes

Cook said. The EU's ruling challenges the way that Ireland agreed to tax the profits of Irish registered Apple subsidiaries, through which most of its non-US ...


Pat Hickey released from Rio prison as police investigation continues

He has always denied any wrongdoing. The judge granted Mr Hickey a writ of habeas corpus overturning a previous lower court ruling that blocked efforts by Mr ...


Vladimir Putin Arrested at Florida Grocery Store

He told West Palm Beach police that he missed his ride. Police arrived at the scene and took "Putin" into custody and charged him with trespassing and resisti...


New FAA rules give businesses an easier way to get pilot license

The FAA has a separate set of rules for those drone operators. "Over the next ten years, commercial, unmanned aircraft systems could generate more than $82 b...


Israel brushes off United Nations report by insisting Jews' rights to build settlement

He said that contacts are being held with the Arab League and the Council of Arab Ministers to discuss approaching the Security Council for a session following ...


Philippine president says no genocide in his bloody drug war

Mr. Duterte, who has seen about two thousand people killed going by an unofficial count since he was elected in May, has shrugged off concerns over human rights...


Joey Bosa finally signs with San Diego Chargers

After such a lengthy and dramatic holdout, expectations have never been higher for a Chargers first round draft pick. One GM told Freeman "there's a 20 to 3...


Bomb attack in Yemen army camp, at least 45 killed

He became the latest of several Yemeni civilians to be killed by unexploded ordnance from the country's ongoing civil war, which pits Saudi and USA -backed gove...


North Korea Condemns Defector As 'Human Scum'

The commentary also slammed South Korea's coverage of the incident and blamed Seoul for using the case to tarnish the DPRK's image and step up anti-DPRK c...


Air raid 'fatally wounds' Boko Haram leader

It said lack of adequate information stopped either sides from addressing the issue. Anti-corruption groups in Nigeria have begged U.S. Secretary of State...


A court in France has suspended the burkini ban

Far from cooling down tensions, the ruling has created even more controversy. At the same time, the decision of the Council of State shows that in general suc...


Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns

The piece revealed hidden ledgers showing $12.7 million in undisclosed cash payments designated for Mr. Manafort from a pro-Russian political party from 2007 ...


Formula One: Nico Rosberg wins Belgian Grand Prix

The German delivered what was expected of him in qualifying on Saturday, securing his third successive pole position ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen and the ...