Pope: not right to talk about a 'violent, terrorist' Islam

We have them". A day before he left, an elderly Catholic priest was killed in Northern France during Mass, in an attack that the Islamic State claimed responsibility. Pope Francis in Rome , March 14, 2013. " Terrorism is everywhere. You think ... More..

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Didi to merge with Uber China operations in $35 billion deal
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Didi to merge with Uber China operations in $35 billion deal

Uber's shareholders will receive a 20% stake in the combined company that is reportedly worth $38 billion, with UberChina's valuation coming in at $8 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal . The two co...More..

Republicans declare support for Khans in spat with Trump
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Republicans declare support for Khans in spat with Trump

Donald Trump's escalating rhetorical war with the parents of a Muslim American soldier killed in Iraq has drawn sharp denunciations from top Republicans nationally. Trump's dispute with the Khans has dominate...More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Happ shuts down Orioles as Jays move into first

I like Tillman to bounce back here, and given the pitching matchup I like the under, though anything could happen. "Everything's about pitching here at this level", Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. Jose...More..

by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

UN Syria envoy tells Russia: Leave Aleppo corridors 'to us'

Forcing millions of civilians to live in inhumane conditions in Aleppo and other regions of Syria should be stopped immediately and the safety of people in those regions and access to humanitarian aid should ...More..

Taliban capture district in Helmand
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Taliban capture district in Helmand

Heavy fighting in the Helmand district of Afghanistan has resulted with shifting control to Taliban. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack but there were no immediate reports of casualties. The ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Texas balloon pilot had been arrested for DWI in 2000

NTSB member Robert Sumwalt says ground crew members will be interviewed starting today. Sumwalt said investigators found the basket carrying the 16 people three-quarters of a mile from the balloon itself, ind...More..

Syrian rebels shoot down Russian helicopter
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Syrian rebels shoot down Russian helicopter

Around 40 km north-east of the crash site, opposition groups are staging an offensive to break a regime siege on opposition-held parts of eastern Aleppo city. Right now, according to Fox News , there are abo...More..

Grand jury could decide charges after man dies tied to tree
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Grand jury could decide charges after man dies tied to tree

When Johnson refrained from opening the door, the person then headed to his back door and broke the lock, breaking into the mobile home. Johnson tied the burglar's hands, placed duct tape over his mouth, and th...More..

Philippines' Duterte says nation can survive without mining companies
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Philippines' Duterte says nation can survive without mining companies

This was announced in a press statement on Sunday by Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza, who said, "The leadership of the CPP-NPA-NDF announced through the media its belated but still strategic and awaited...More..

Boy with rare illness made honorary Marine, dies the next day
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Boy with rare illness made honorary Marine, dies the next day

Gillette received his Eagle, Globe and Anchor as well as a smart salute Saturday at Camp Pendleton, California. Gillette's father, Jeremiah Gillette, who is a Marine drill instructor at nearby Camp Pendleton,...More..

Union activists expected to give their backing to Jeremy Corbyn
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Union activists expected to give their backing to Jeremy Corbyn

Washington and Sunderland West MP joined the growing revolt against Mr Corbyn after resigning from her position as Labour's Shadow Minister for Children earlier this month. Over the weekend the race descended i...More..

Supreme Court fiat on accommodation of former CMs of Uttar Pradesh
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Supreme Court fiat on accommodation of former CMs of Uttar Pradesh

They argued that the practice of allotting houses to former chief ministers and other "ineligible" parties started in Uttar Pradesh and was later adopted by other states. A dead line of two months has been issu...More..

China issues storm warning as Nida typhoon approaches - Meteorological Center
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

China issues storm warning as Nida typhoon approaches - Meteorological Center

It is the second-highest level on the country's four-tier weather warning system. The affected flights were to places including Manila, Bangkok, Taipei, Dhaka and Beijing , the South China Morning Post (SCMP...More..

Bipartisan backlash for Trump after questioning Khan family
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Bipartisan backlash for Trump after questioning Khan family

In her acceptance speech, Clinton said, "We've reached a milestone in our nation's march toward a more flawless union", emphasizing the significance of having been nominated as the first female presidential can...More..

Rudd to learn United Nations fate from Turnbull
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Rudd to learn United Nations fate from Turnbull

She has since said Mr Rudd is "qualified" to be a candidate, given he is a former prime minister. "No one is asking Turnbull to go out with the pom-poms but any Australian candidate for any global position ov...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

In Epic Rant, Trump Explains How Cruz 'Dishonorably' Doctored His Speech

Trump presented a bleak view of America under siege from illegal immigrants, threatened by Islamic State militants, hindered by crumbling infrastructure and weakened by unfair trade deals and race-related viole...More..

After Vote, UK Economy Shrinking At Fastest Pace Since '09
by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

After Vote, UK Economy Shrinking At Fastest Pace Since '09

A reading below 50 signifies a contraction. The data is collected based on survey information from directors at 650 of the UK's largest companies. Williamson said the PMI findings - manifesting themselves i...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Tim Tebow Will Not Speak at GOP National Convention Despite Earlier Reports

Michael Garrison has always been active in Republican politics, from going to statewide conventions to serving as the get-out-the-vote vice chairman for the Riverside County GOP. "This is nothing but an assau...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Turkey can hold suspects up to 30 days without charge

Muhammed Sait Gulen is the first one of his relatives who has been apprehended in the current crackdown. He also said Gulen should not be allowed to flee to another country in the meantime. The schools and a...More..