National anthem is icon of patriotism, protest

In another corner, some - including activists and National Basketball Association great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar - have praised him for bringing awareness to a major issue. "It makes us better & smarter". "@Kaepernick7 is an American hero". Kaepernick h... More..

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Donald Trump calls Democrats
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Donald Trump calls Democrats "party of slavery" in minority outreach effort

Fifty-nine percent of registered voters say their opinion of Clinton is unfavorable, while 39 percent say it's favorable, according to the new poll from the Washington Post/ABC News. Following the Democrati...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Erdogan: Turkey will fight Syrian Kurds same as Islamic State

A Syrian rebel commander said that Turkish-backed rebels aim to capture Manbij city from Kurdish-allied forces as conflict between the sides escalated in northern Syria yesterday. The attacks killed at leas...More..

US Secretary of State John Kerry extends stay in India
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

US Secretary of State John Kerry extends stay in India

His announcement that the United States will not make any distinction between good and bad terrorism highlights what Prime Minister Narendra Modi had echoed in nearly all the worldwide platforms wherever he spo...More..

A plea for life from Taliban-captured couple in Afghanistan
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

A plea for life from Taliban-captured couple in Afghanistan

Caitlan Coleman, who has given birth to two boys in captivity, said her captors are threatening to kill her family if Afghan prisoners are put to death by the government. Coleman was pregnant when she was captu...More..

Judicial Watch delivers email questions to Hillary Clinton
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Judicial Watch delivers email questions to Hillary Clinton

Clinton has been trying to move past the issue as her race for the White House against Republican nominee Donald Trump heads into the final two months before the November 8 election. The deadline from U.S. Di...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Germany to fund new school in Italy after quake

Germany registered over a million newcomers a year ago, though the actual number is believed to be lower, and the influx has unsettled many residents. Merkel also rejected the notion that there was a direct con...More..

North Korea executes vice premier for education
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

North Korea executes vice premier for education

Unnamed sources told the South Korean newspaper JoongAng Daily that the official "incurred the wrath of Kim after he dozed off during a meeting that Kim presided over". Kim along with another official was kil...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Yemen Houthis says to deal with U.S. peace initiative if "aggression" halted

USA secretary of state John Kerry and Saudi Arabia's deputy crown prince, Defence Minister Mohammed bin Salman, held talks in Jeddah on 25 August to discuss options to resume peace talks between warring Yemeni ...More..

Record number of Americans dislike Hillary Clinton
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Record number of Americans dislike Hillary Clinton

However, Clinton's image is as bad as that of Trump among registered voters, the poll found. Independents are split 39/36 percent for Trump while 17 percent support Johnson and 2 percent prefer Stein, the Mo...More..

Turkey strikes IS targets in Syria
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Turkey strikes IS targets in Syria

His comments came a day after U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter called on Turkey to "stay focused" on the fight against Islamic State and not engage with U.S. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Righ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Trump Still Says Mexico Will Pay For Wall - Mexico Begs To Differ

In the long-awaited speech in Phoenix, Arizona, amid accusations he was softening his hardline stance on the subject, Trump said that America's current immigration system "serves the needs of wealthy donors, po...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

President says people hurt by Trump comments

The hourlong meeting was the Republican's first formal worldwide trip as the party's nominee. He and Mr Peña Nieto avoided direct confrontation in front of the cameras, airing their differences on immigration...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

N Korean VP who slouched in parliament executed

Kim Yong Jin, second from left, a vice premier on education affairs in North Korea's cabinet pictured with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. "He was branded as an "anti-party, anti-revolutionary element" and a "...More..

Trump outlines hardline position on illegal immigration in speech
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Trump outlines hardline position on illegal immigration in speech

In Donald Trump?s immigration speech on Wednesday night, he again said Mexico would pay for the wall he wants to build on the southern border. Trump didn't say Mexico would pay for the wall during his vis...More..

Trudeau begins first visit to China to boost bilateral ties
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Trudeau begins first visit to China to boost bilateral ties

But he said most officials feel Canada made a mistake by not joining the bank previous year. Similarly, he considered joining the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a multilateral non-profit financi...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Merkel aide: We'll do everything to conclude U.S. trade deal

Although Germany's chancellor Angela Merkel is in favour of the deal, the country's minister of economy and vice chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said at a press conference on Sunday the negotiations had essentially...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

David Luiz back at Chelsea, Leicester splash the cash as records tumble

Tottenham also signed France under-21 winger Georges-Kevin Nkoudou from Marseille for pound sterling11 million, with Cameroon forward Clinton Njie going the other way on a season's loan. It will pay Chelsea...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Tropical Storm Hermine forecast for north Florida landfall as hurricane

It also warned of risky storm surge and flooding along the Gulf Coast that could be life threatening from Aripeka to Indian Pass, which is located in central Florida about 50 miles north of Tampa. The National ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Mexico President blasts Donald Trump's policies as "huge threat" after meeting

The 72-minute speech largely reinforced the hard-line position Trump has staked out from the beginning of his campaign. He promised to create a "deportation task force" within ICE, but said the force would fo...More..