Outer Banks braces for storm; hurricane churns toward Hawaii

This year, government forecasters predicted a near-normal season with 10 to 16 tropical storms, of which four to eight would be hurricanes. At the same time, a tropical depression in the Gulf of Mexico prompted the U.S. The storm was expected to be... More..

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Kremlin says reports that Uzbek President is dead not confirmed

He said most people are too afraid to talk about Karimov's hospitalisation, such is the level of repression in the country. The central Asian nation's state media agencies made the unusual announcement that K...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

US, India agree to boost anti-terror cooperation

India and the United States on Tuesday discussed terrorism emanating from Pakistan and other issues of strategic importance as well as of commercial interest with New Delhi asserting that there was a "scope t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Kerry in Bangladesh, discusses terrorism with Hasina

As Kerry's motorcade headed to the U.S. embassy for meetings with opposition leaders, a government minister directly contradicted him. John Kerry's visit took place at a time when there has been growing sec...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chris Brown scorns police on Instagram in standoff

This image from aerial video provided by KABC-TV shows the home of entertainer Chris Brown with a police vehicle outside, in the Tarzana area of Los Angeles Tuesday. Brown's attorneys were also at the home. ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Johnson's Polling Impressive, Should Be in Debates — CNN Commentator

Johnson, who ran as the Libertarian nominee in 2012, and Weld said they've been "small-L libertarians" for years. The invitation of third party candidate to participate has always been a source of contention. "...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Questions Trump may tackle in anticipated immigration speech

Much of the recent analysis of Trump's immigration maneuvering puts forward the idea that Trump is " softening " on the issue, which is true in the sense that he no longer speaks quite so openly about pursuing ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Death toll in Monday's IS bomb attack in Yemen rises to 72

Saudi Arabia launched the war to put Hadi, who is a Saudi ally, back in power. ISIS took credit for the suicide bombing via its Amaq news agency shortly after the attack . Aden is the temporary base of Yem...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Hillary Clinton's Latest Email Scapegoat: Colin Powell

Judicial Watch has until 14 October to submit questions to Clinton, who must respond within 30 days, according to the decision. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign said the new emails w...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

British Backpacker Tom Jackson Dies After Queensland Hostel Stabbing

Thomas Jackson, 30, died in a hospital in the northeast Australian city of Townsville, Queensland state police said. Speaking to Queensland's Parliament, the MP added that the backpacker's father, Les, wished...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Trump pledges border wall amid speculation on softening immigration stance

Chris Christie, according to former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani. The problem is that some of these allegations against Donald Trump are criminal. The candidate floated the idea of a "touch back" policy (undocu...More..

Iran calls on Turkey to stop military intervention in Syria soon
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Iran calls on Turkey to stop military intervention in Syria soon

Iran uses the term "takfiri" to describe Sunni jihadists. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to press ahead with the military operation in northen Syria until the Islamic State in Iraq and the L...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

USA pursues Syria cooperation with Russian Federation amid new volatility

Turkish-backed rebel fighters have seized the Syrian border town of Jarabulus from Islamic State (IS) group militants. The U.S. military scrambled jets last week to protect U.S. "Egeland's boss, U.N. Special...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Three injured following bomb at Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan's government has promised to fully investigate and punish the people behind the suicide bomb attack on the Chinese Embassy in the nation's capital and increase cooperation with China on counterterro...More..

Obasanjo: I can't claim glory for Buhari's election as President
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Obasanjo: I can't claim glory for Buhari's election as President

On a visit to Nigeria today, Secretary of State John Kerry declared there are "far too many" who join terrorist groups like Boko Haram "because they have trouble finding meaning or opportunity in their daily li...More..

Churches told to hire bouncers and install panic alarms in IS warning
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Churches told to hire bouncers and install panic alarms in IS warning

National Churchwatch has warned smaller churches are at more risk than larger ones and issued new guidance following the murder of a French priest last month. He told the Mirror Online: "Since the French att...More..

Turtle stolen from Blue Planet Aquarium
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Turtle stolen from Blue Planet Aquarium

Without specialist care, Clyde may die, he added. But staff at the facility near Cheshire Oaks have issued an urgent plea for the turtle's safe return, warning that without specialist care Clyde is likely to ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

United States delegation's Gulen extradition talks end in Ankara

In a press conference alongside Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım, Biden pledged "unwavering support" to the Turkish government, and vigorously denied that Washington had any role in the unsuccessful July 15 insur...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Anti-Burkini Law Would be 'Unconstitutional': French Minister

Earlier this week, France's highest administrative court has possibly set a precedent by suspending the burkini ban imposed by the southern town of Villeneuve-Loubet. He also criticised the opposition party f...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Venezuela arrests opposition activists ahead of anti-government rally

Whoever gets involved in a coup plot, or calls for violence, is going to jail, sir. "It has become clear the brand and authorship of the coup d'etat planned for this coming September 1, 2016, in Venezuela i...More..