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Gabon: EU Challenges Ali Bongo's Upheld Victory

Government spokesman Alain-Claude Bilie-By-Nze said Bongo wanted to install "a unity government by this week or the start of next week". Taking place against a backdrop of tension, the swearing-in ceremony is set to take place at the seafront presi...

Donald Trump bombs on the ultimate reality TV show

Slamming the Iran deal as "the worst ever signed", Trump referenced his meeting on Sunday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, saying that the Israeli premier is "not a happy camper". The highly-anticipated clash between Secretary Hilla...

Suspects, victims in California killings were 'furries'

Overall, three bodies were recovered in the Fullerton city home and police subsequently arrested a teenaged-girl and two men in connection with the triple murders. "People looked up to her", he said. 'One of the Most Devastating Cases'Neighbors d...

Bosnian Serbs vote in referendum banned by top court

The justification given by the court for the ban is that the celebration takes place on the same date as a Serbian Orthodox Christian holiday and so discriminates against Muslims and Catholic Croats living in the Republika Srpska . The date has huge...

Iraqi Prime Minister optimistic about Mosul liberation

Iraqi military leaders have promised that the combined military operation against Mosul will start by October 15, but the central, unified command structure has yet to be seen. Islamic State fighters in Mosul are digging trenches and can be seen...

Spain: Political wrangling continues after regional votes

With nationalist groups like the Basques and Catalans holding onto another handful of seats, no one has been able to form a majority, even after a repeat vote on June 26. National leaders have campaigned hard in the two northern regions in recent wee...

Clinton Releases New Medical Information After Pneumonia Diagnosis

Bardack said "She is recovering well with antibiotics and rest ". In Wednesday's letter, Bardack writes that outside of a few infections during the past year, Clinton is in solid health. After Clinton stopped by her daughter's apartment - and told...

5 shot, 1 killed, after argument at Illinois party

Earlier in the day, Sergeant Rickey W. Bell of the University of Illinois Police Department did not confirm or deny any shootings, but added that the crime scene will be closed until at least 6am local time. Here is the video she shot on her Snapchat...

Warplanes mount new strikes on rebel-held Aleppo

Nor do we tell our partners there is a cessation when there isn't. "The planes are not leaving the sky, helicopters, barrel bombs, warplanes". Prospects of getting the truce back on course seemed dim. At this point, the city is divided roughly in h...

India claims diplomatic victory over Pakistan in UN

On the question of the dossier that Sharif handed over to United Nations secretary general Ban ki-Moon, Swarup said, "As far as the so called dossier Nawaz Sharif spoke of in his speech, we find no mention of it in United Nations". Sharif had glori...

USA lifts Myanmar trade sanctions

President Barack Obama and Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi shake hands as they speak to media at the conclusion of a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington , Wednesday, Sept. "Lifting restrictions before the new government's r...

USA to lift sanctions on Burma as leader Suu Kyi visits

But "any sanctions brand the country as being a risky place", Mr Sean Turnell, an economic adviser to the Myanmar government, said. She said the transport and energy sectors were suffering from decades of neglect, and support was needed to build the ...

Hundreds of migrants feared dead after boat capsizes in waters off Egypt

A survivor whose comments appeared in a video posted online said the migrants had been told that about 200 people would be on board but the smugglers had added another 50, causing the boat to founder. Thousands of people have made the risky sea v...

In Rare Move, Clinton Courts Disability Vote

She also touted plans to help those with autism in particular succeed at work and said she would prioritize improving accessibility at colleges and universities as well as ratifying the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabil...

When will the Labour leader be announced?

The proposals, first suggested by a joint statement between Dugdale and UK leader Jeremy Corbyn past year, are expected to be ratified at the UK Labour conference in Liverpool, which starts this weekend. Mr Miliband also criticised Mr Corbyn's domest...

Crude oil futures decline on weak Asian leads

Also supporting crude prices was speculation that OPEC and oil producers will agree to some sort of a production-freeze deal in talks in Algeria next week, and that the Federal Reserve will not hike U.S. Members of the Organization of the Petroleum...

Donald Trump Jr. likens Syrian refugees to poisoned Skittles

That's why Winters believes Wrigley's wisely direct remark that it would "respectfully refrain from further comment, as that could be misinterpreted as marketing" - indeed, a company spokeswoman declined to comment when sent questions for this stor...

Rex Ryan trying to steady ship after Buffalo Bills' 0-2 start

We just kind of took a step back, we didn't play well. Jets legend Joe Namath got the last laugh over fellow Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly, as the Jets ran roughshod over the Buffalo Bills, Thursday night, but not all is right with Gang Green....

Barack Obama Reaffirms America's 'Unbreakable' Commitment to Israel

Netanyahu said the Jewish state has "no greater friend than the United States of America". That could come in the form of a major speech or a USA -backed U.N. The Obama administration, meanwhile, has been dismayed by periodic comments by the Israel...

ISIS used mustard gas on USA troops

No US troops portrayed symptoms of exposure to mustard gas or were hurt in the attack. When the fragment was found, it showed a tar-like residue that is often associated with mustard agent, officials said. Isis is suspected of launching a mustard g...

Skittles responds to Donald Trump Jr. comment on Syrian refugees

And the other day, Donald Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr ., said something about his father's immigration platform that gave all of us some serious pause...and it involved Skittles? He added: "Speaking the truth might upset those who would rather ...

United States officials blame Russian Federation for airstrike on UN convoy in Syria

Following Monday's attack, there were reports of intensified clashes across Syria. The Syrian Civil Defense, the volunteer first responder group also known as the White Helmets, confirmed that casualty figure. According to the International Federatio...

Trump's chief surrogate, fast-food fetcher Chris Christie knew about 'Bridgegate'; report

According to Baroni's attorney, Baldassare, the "evidence will show" that Wildstein is known as: "A vicious guy. They were talking to each other". His relationship with the governor, which extends back to high school, is a central issue in the case, ...

Snowden hits back at House report terming him 'disgruntled employee'

He added: 'What I will say about the candidates is that I'm disappointed we're not hearing much about the constitution in this election cycle. Edward Snowden addressed specific claims of the report by the House Intel Committee, which accused him ...

Titans rally to beat Lions 16-15 on Mariota's 2nd TD pass

The Colts had their way through the air with, admittedly, a very good passing game. Mariota was 25 of 33 for 238 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. By the end of the game he'd rushed for 31 yards. Matthew Stafford was 22 of 40 for 2...

Down 20-0, Ravens rally to stun Browns

The Browns , however, have gone through eight head coaches since their rebirth in 1999. As he assessed that group Friday during his weekly press conference, Horton doled out measured praise to the four rookies. An official review of the play uphel...

CU Buffs to contemplate national anthem actions

The anthem protest is a personal moment in which an individual decides whether to peacefully demonstrate disapproval of social injustice. San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick brings his protest against racial inequality to ...

Explosion rattles New Jersey beach town

No injuries were reported in the blast in Seaside Park, which occurred around 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Authorities immediately evacuated the boardwalk and beach area and it's not clear when it will reopen. Meanwhile, residents in Seaside Park hoped thin...

Royal Visit For Harlow School

Kate refused to let the bad weather dampen her fashion choices as she stepped out in a playful polka dot dress for the occasion. If you're ever in need of a knight in shining armor, here's proof Prince William is your man. "By encouraging children ...

On stump for Clinton, Sanders will try to rally young voters

In an interview Friday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" , Sanders acknowledged that he has always been a third party candidate, and had no negative words for Johnson or Stein. "What every American - Democrat, Republican, independent - has got to ask themsel...

Global oil glut set to last until '17

The International Energy Agency slashed its consumption growth forecast for this year by 100,000 barrels per day and sees an even weaker expansion in 2017. OPEC said oil markets would remain heavily oversupplied next year if the group maintains i...

Brazilian ex-President Silva charged in corruption probe

The former Brazilian president and his wife were also charged with receiving a luxury apartment at a seaside resort in Sao Paulo from a major construction company involved in the Petrobras corruption scandal. The two-year-old Operation Carwash inve...

New note from doctor says Trump's health is excellent

This was perhaps an acknowledgment that Trump's "manliness" has come up before, particularly when the candidate defended the size of his hands , among other things, during a primary debate in March. The two-page letter by Dr. Lisa Bardack notes the ...

Snowden not a whistleblower, congressional report says

The programs collected the telephone metadata records of millions of Americans and examined emails from overseas. He then fled to Russian Federation via Hong Kong . Snowden was charged by USA federal prosecutors in 2013 with theft of government pro...

13-year-old with BB gun killed by police in Columbus, Ohio

The incident began just before 8 p.m. EDT when police responded to reports of an armed robbery. This morning, Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs gave the officer's name, adding "Officers at the scene were very disturbed about the fact that here we ...

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Trump plans return trip to the Middle East with President of Egypt

Trump met today with President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt to build on their recent engagements and continue efforts to strengthen the United States-Egypt strategic partnership. ...

Central Intelligence Agency hunts for traitor after American spies are executed by Chinese

The breach was considered particularly damaging, with the number of assets lost rivalling those in the Soviet Union and Russian Federation who died after the betrayals of spies Al...

Troops Kill 13 Boko Haram Terrorists, Arrest 10 In Lake Chad

Meanwhile witnesses said four civilians out hunting for food near a displacement camp in the northeast were beheaded by suspected Boko Haram militants. "Our joy is never complete u...

Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn before inauguration

Why did it then take 18 days for Flynn to be fired - a step that only took place when The Washington Post reported he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about his calls with R...

Syrian negotiator calls USA strike 'terrorism' and a 'massacre'

As long as the US keeps backing anti-regime insurgents in Syria and is willing to attack pro-regime forces as part of that support , there will be a danger that an incident l...

U.K. Minor Parties Slam 'Extreme' Brexit in Debate May Avoided

The two-hour debate, staged by ITV at its studios in Salford, began with a clash on Brexit, then covered the NHS, social care, living standards, education and university tuition ...

Mexican journalist shot dead in Sinaloa state

He was walking near the Rio Doce offices in the state capital, Culiacan, when he was killed by a group of people riding in a red auto , according to multiple Mexican news outlet...

China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

Hours before the summit opened, North Korea launched another ballistic missile, further testing the patience of China, its chief ally. New Delhi , which had been non-committal a...

Tillerson Says Russia Meddled In US Election, No 'Clean Slate' With Moscow

The secretary of State during the interview also addressed the Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, noting the US isn't trying to start "with a clean state"...

Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race

He is now facing five rivals, but some could withdraw in favor of more prominent candidates. His close association with the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei would attract t...

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Hostages freed from mosque in Central African Republic

Hostages freed from mosque in Central African Republic

Many residents say they are locked in their homes as the anti-Balaka forces control the city. It said the attackers were members of a wide coalition including the mainly Christia...

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

At the time, he was on the run from USA authorities after he leaked documents about US government surveillance. "The government's decision to reject our clients' claims is co...

Severe Weather Outbreak to Eye Central US

Severe Weather Outbreak to Eye Central US

Forecast surface weather map for today. A possible severe thunderstorm watch will need to be issued if they hold together. The risk of severe weather for Tuesday evening is shown...

Ruling Fatah party has weak showing in Palestinian election

Ruling Fatah party has weak showing in Palestinian election

The vote provided Palestinians a rare chance to cast ballots after over a decade without presidential or legislative elections, and Saturday's election was seen as a test for Abbas...

TN woman facing reckless endangerment charge; accused of following congressman, his aide

TN woman facing reckless endangerment charge; accused of following congressman, his aide

When they pulled into the driveway of someone they know, Wright reportedly ran to the vehicle and screamed while banging on the auto and reaching in. Police say Wright's conduct ...