Attacks in Iraqi capital kill at least 16 civilians

A total of 1,003 people were killed in violence across Iraq last month, according to the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI). A medical official confirmed casualty figures. Backed by US -led coalition airstrikes, the Iraqi government is prepari... More..

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Vatican-French Priest story
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Vatican-French Priest story

Pope Francis has agreed to speed up the path to sainthood for French Catholic priest Jacques Hamel, murdered by two teenaged jihadists in July, Vatican sources said Sunday. AFP reported that a local imam had c...More..

by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

U.S. suspends contacts with Russian Federation on Syria

He cited USA sanctions on Moscow over its annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine and NATO's deployment of forces near Russian borders. U.S. military and civilian personnel that were sent to Geneva, Switze...More..

Supreme Court rejects NCAA appeal of O'Bannon case
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Supreme Court rejects NCAA appeal of O'Bannon case

The high court remains one justice short following Antonin Scalia's February death. "While we are disappointed with this decision not to review this case, we remain pleased that the Ninth Circuit agreed with ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

With no Trump tax returns, it's fair to make assumptions

And Trump interjected at that moment, "That makes me smart". Donald Trump declared a loss of more than £700 million in 1995 and may have avoided paying tax for 18 years as a result, it has been reported . ...More..

UK Labour leader addresses claims of anti-Semitism in party
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

UK Labour leader addresses claims of anti-Semitism in party

Saying Labour would prepare for a General Election next year Mr Corbyn said: "Let's do it in the spirit of the great Scots-born Liverpool football manager Bill Shankly who said "the socialism I believe in is ev...More..

Pope Francis urges US Catholics to pray before voting for president
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Pope Francis urges US Catholics to pray before voting for president

Despite the Vatican's assertion that a so-called sex-change surgery does not alter the sex of a person, Pope Francis has nevertheless chosen to refer to a woman who underwent a sex-change operation as a "man"...More..

by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Aleppo Airstrikes, Syrian Offensive Kill Hopes of Ceasefire

At least seven civilians were killed during overnight airstrikes, a monitoring group said on Friday. Yasser Ibrahim al-Youssef, a political representative for Nour al-Dine al-Zinki, one of the rebel groups fi...More..

by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Talk of sex tapes take presidential campaign on sordid turn

The Saturday before the debate, he threatened to bring Gennifer Flowers as a guest to the debate, and after Monday's event, he told CNN's Dana Bash he was "happy" he was able to refrain from mentioning "the i...More..

NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count

These results have changed little since August. 7% of participants were undecided, while none of the third party candidates register support in the double digits. "That may be the only thing that they can agree...More..

Students Killed in Shooting Near North Carolina A&T State University
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Students Killed in Shooting Near North Carolina A&T State University

Police located Dieudonne and Campbell shot inside the residence sometime after 2 a.m. Sunday. Two students were hit by the gunfire. He says another fight started outside, and he heard three shots fired. "I'm st...More..

by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Russia warns against US attack on Syrian forces

Russian Federation also cautioned the USA against counter-attacking Syrian government troops, stating such assaults would result in "terrible, tectonic consequences" across the Middle East, according to the As...More..

by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Fatal police shooting in Los Angeles sparks small protest

One of them, an African-American man who police described as being in his early 20s, was shot and killed, local news radio KNX reported from the scene. When speaking with CNN affiliate KABC, Morgan claimed that...More..

Colts' Antonio Cromartie brings anthem protest to London showcase game
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Colts' Antonio Cromartie brings anthem protest to London showcase game

Today's Indianapolis Colts vs Jacksonville Jaguars football game in London, England has a start time schedule of 9:30pm eastern time and will air on on TV channel CBS in most markets. Vinatieri nailed a 53-yard...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Tim Burton slammed for comments on new movie's diversity

The director said that when he was a child he remembers watching show's like The Brady Bunch and how they slowly attempted to become politically correct. . And as dramatised by the gothic imagination of directo...More..

States file urgent lawsuit to stop Obama's handover of the Internet
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

States file urgent lawsuit to stop Obama's handover of the Internet

A governmental advisory committee, which includes the United States, will continue to update ICANN "on issues of public policy, and especially where there may be an interaction between ICANN's activities or p...More..

75000 could starve to death in Nigeria after Boko Haram
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

75000 could starve to death in Nigeria after Boko Haram

The northeastern portion of Nigeria has suffered tremendous drought and has been under political control of Boko Haram, threatening the lives of 75,000 children unless someone intervenes, a report from UNICE...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Congress Signals Regret After Overriding Veto of Saudi 9/11 Bill

The US legislation passed by the Congress on Wednesday would allow families of victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia for damages. "What's true in elementary school is true in the United ...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Spain's Socialists vote in leadership battle

Spain's parliament has until October 31 to produce a government or new elections will be called in December - the third in a year. Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to b...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

President Obama: If You Don't Vote, That's A Vote For Donald Trump

Within minutes of taking the stage at La Salle University in Philadelphia to an ecstatic, diverse and, largely, young audience of people at or near voting age, Obama moved from laughing with the crowd and...More..