'Two dead, 19 injured in Gabon crackdown'

The result extends for another seven years the Bongo family's half-century grip on power in a country where oil accounts for about 60 per cent GDP. Bongo, 57, has ruled the oil-producing central African nation since 2009, when he succeeded his fath... More..

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Pakistan bat against England in 4th ODI
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Pakistan bat against England in 4th ODI

England have an unassailable 3-0 Royal London Series lead, with the first of two remaining matches at Headingley on Thursday, and are unbeaten in all nine white-ball matches to date this summer. "It was an ex...More..

Clinton Unpopularity at New High
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Clinton Unpopularity at New High

Interestingly, voters age 65 and older were much more closely divided, with 47 percent saying they trusted Clinton and 44 percent trusting Trump. The Republican fundraiser and Hewlett Packard executive is one o...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Hurricane weakens as it brushes Hawaii's Big Island

Hawaiian Airlines said customers holding tickets to or from Hawaii's Big Island from August 31 to September 1 would be allowed a one-time reservation change without a fee. Madeline, about 200 miles east of Hilo...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Apple says several billion dollars set aside for US taxes

We paid $400 million in taxes in Ireland in 2014-considerably more than the commission's figure suggests . "We actually went into Ireland in 1980". He blasted the assertion by a top European Union regulator ...More..

Obama to visit far-flung Midway Atoll in conservation push
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Obama to visit far-flung Midway Atoll in conservation push

Bush. It is vital that we take steps like President Obama did in Hawaii to prevent future expansion of industrial fisheries, but we also need to look at areas closer to our population centers. Bishop called...More..

Clinton, Trump most unfavorable candidates ever
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Clinton, Trump most unfavorable candidates ever

And it's not just women. That figure dropped 8 points, to 38 percent, in the latest survey , with almost 6 in 10 (59 percent) holding an unfavorable opinion of the former secretary of state, an increase of 7...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Clinton subject of new Trump campaign apparel

Weeks before the first early voting, Trump faces the urgent task of revamping his image to win over those skeptical of his candidacy. Meanwhile, Trump has castigated Clinton for her support of the Iraq War (f...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Canada working to resolve canola trade dispute with China - trade minister

Canadian officials said the goal of Trudeau's visit is to "restart the relationship" with China. Well-placed sources said last month there were divisions inside Ottawa as to how much Canada should open its ma...More..

Si rovescia addosso l'acqua bollente, ustionato bimbo di 2 anni
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Si rovescia addosso l'acqua bollente, ustionato bimbo di 2 anni

Secondo quanto riporta Il Mattino, il bimbo stava giocando quando si è rovesciato addosso un pentolone d'acqua bollente che era sui fornelli. Il liquido si e' riversato sul bambino. More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Kaine slams Trump for not disclosing taxes, foreign ties

Except for one recent poll that had Republican Donald Trump within three percentage points, Democrat Hillary Clinton has enjoyed a comfortable Pennsylvania lead in recent voter surveys. "She is one tough lady...More..

'Guccifer' Hacker Who Targeted Bush Family Gets 4-Year Sentence
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

'Guccifer' Hacker Who Targeted Bush Family Gets 4-Year Sentence

Lazar did not address the court at the hearing, but his sentence was in-line with the prosecutors request. The case is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. He hacked the email account of Dorothy Bush Koch, daught...More..

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at opposition leaders
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at opposition leaders

Earlier this week, Zimbabwe's police used teargas and a water cannon to break up a march by MDC youth supporters. The United States says "it is deeply troubled" by the economic policies and financial stra...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Who exactly is voting for Jeremy Corbyn to be Labour leader?

A YouGov poll published earlier this month found levels of support for a Labour splinter party at about 14%, regardless of whether it supported Corbyn or Smith. It's staggeringly hypocritical for the Labour...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

German EU commissioner 'wouldn't bet big money on Brexit'

She told colleagues today that there would be no attempt to stay in the European Union "by the back door ". May is expected to trigger the EU's "Article 50" exit mechanism sometime early in 2017, beginning a...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Indians test positive for Zika virus in Singapore

It said the source of infection "is suspected to occur in Singapore since the patient had started experiencing signs of Zika infection on the same day with her daughter in Singapore ". The Zika virus , whic...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

ME lawmakers to meet on embattled governor's future

Last week, after Gattine was critical of racially-charged comments LePage made about Maine's drug problem, the governor retorted with an obscene voicemail and suggestion that he would like to dual the Democrati...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Casualties mount, with 17 still unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japan

A total of 85 residents there and staff members escaped to the third floor and were airlifted to safety. 11 people killed so far and 21 people missing in Japan in the wake of typhoon Lionrock and caused sever...More..

Japanese Olympic Committee clears Tokyo bid leaders of illegal activity
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Japanese Olympic Committee clears Tokyo bid leaders of illegal activity

The next Summer Olympics in 2020 will be held in Tokyo, Japan. In 2013 two payments amounting to (USD) $2 million were made to the firm linked to Papa Massata Diack for consulting services that were later rep...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Donald Trump a 'Diplomatic Embarrassment,' Dem VP Candidate Tim Kaine Says

The Republican White House candidate earlier met Mexico's president and said they had not discussed who would pay for the massive wall that has been at the centre of his campaign. Trump has spent much of his c...More..