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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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Children forced to fight alongside Islamic State — Philippine military

Fighting has also claimed the lives of 45 civilians. Seized Maute Group firearms are placed at 461 and rescued civilians at 1,723. Joint Task Force Marawi Spokesperson Lt. The De...

412 people charged over U.S. health fraud schemes worth £1 billion

In the last week alone, more than a dozen people - including several doctors - have been charged with health care fraud crimes in federal court in Detroit involving more than $...

Military plane crash in MS 'heartbreaking'

The KC-130 transport aircraft crashed into a field in rural MS , killing at least 16 people aboard and spreading debris for miles, officials said . -Small arms ammunition and we...

Alabama Shooter Kills Three, Manhunt Underway

Court records show his trial in York County Court was scheduled for September 11. At approximately 8 a.m. Wednesday, Gardendale police responded to a call of shots fired in th...

'Greatest aviation disaster in history' averted at last minute - RT America

Federal Aviation Administration is now investigating an incident where Air Canada flight 759 was diverted from landing on a taxiway - filled with four other planes fully loaded w...

Majority of Republicans believe colleges have a negative impact

A majority of Republicans and GOP-leaning respondents to the poll - 58 percent - "say that colleges and universities have a negative effect on the country, up from 45% a year...

Not the end of the road for Turkish opposition chief

Kemal Kilicdaroglu , the leader of the secular Republican People's Party (CHP), on July 8 said he helped organize the trek to bring to light "grave injustices and illegalities" i...

George Pell Returns To Australia To Face Historical Sex Abuse Charges

The cardinal, a top adviser to Pope Francis, has taken a leave of absence as the Vatican's financial chief to fight the charges. He will face a Melbourne court on the 26th of July ...

Gender-Reveal Party Interrupted By Fatal Shooting In Ohio

According to police, people at the party were watching a movie when two people walked in and began shooting. Both suspected shooters, donning hooded sweatshirts, fled the sc...

Top striker says goodbye to Chelsea squad ahead of summer move

Costa is on the lookout for a new team after being told by manager Antonio Conte that he is not in his plans at Chelsea , despite scoring 20 goals to help fire the Blues to the ...

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Rex Tillerson floats no-fly zones for Syria, if Russian Federation agrees

Rex Tillerson floats no-fly zones for Syria, if Russian Federation agrees

Officials previously told the Associated Press that both Jordan and Israel are also party to the agreement. The two countries are critical USA allies who have voiced concerns ...

Four Arab Nations Say Qatar Not Serious In Dealing With Their Demands

Four Arab Nations Say Qatar Not Serious In Dealing With Their Demands

His Saudi counterpart, Adel Al-Jubeir, said the alliance would weigh additional measures against Qatar and that it reserved the right to take action when appropriate. Saudi Arabi...

Officials suspect home fireworks caused 2 New Haven fires

Officials suspect home fireworks caused 2 New Haven fires

All Tuesday tree fires were being attributed to Fourth of July fireworks, the department tweeted. A fire that damaged a home in Scarborough started with fireworks, according to...

White House gender pay gap worse than national average, report says

White House gender pay gap worse than national average, report says

The average salary for men in the White House is around $104,000, while for women it's around $83,000, according to CNN's look at the White House's annual report to Congress. "...

President Trump Travels To Poland

President Trump Travels To Poland

Trump will also walk a fine line when he meets Friday with Putin. Indeed Mr Trump's election caused some worry in Poland given expectations at the time that he could strike a g...