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Obama slams Donald Trump's 'flattery' of Vladimir Putin

Along with skirmishes in Syria, Mr Johnson said Biden's vow of cyber war retaliation shows the U.S. and its allies are "deliberately provoking Russia". "We ha...


Advance On Mosul Continues As Aid Groups Brace For Civilian Casualties

There was reportedly no indication about the number of military or civilian casualties in the Iraqi or Kurdish statements. Iraq's second largest city is still h...


Australia refugee camp 'amounts to torture': Amnesty

Refugees and asylum-seekers on Nauru have become the target of abuse by some of the local population, including by people in positions of authority. The report...


18 inmates killed in uprisings at two Brazilian prisons

About 100 relatives of prison inmates were taken hostage during the riot, according to Brazil's Secretary of State for Justice and Citizenship, or SECJUC. The P...


Religious leaders slam Clinton campaign over emails

The campaign has blamed the Russian government for the hacks, a view shared by the United States government, and accused the anti-secrecy website of seeking to ...


More women accuse Donald Trump of sexual misconduct

I was informed that he could not have lunch, but that he would like to meet me in his office. His claims were echoed by running mate Mike Pence, who said Mr T...


Military Spokesman: ISIS Now Putting IEDs on Drones

The jihadists are also using women for conducting raids at the houses of the local residents to ensure the women in the families are not involved in rebel activ...


Family walk out of Hughes inquest

Hughes, 25, died two days after the rising delivery hit him in the neck during a domestic Sheffield Shield match between New South Wales and South Australia in ...


Airstrikes hit rebel-held neighborhoods of Syria's Aleppo

This will be the first peace negotiations between the two nations since a cease-fire last month was abandoned after about a week. Russian Federation would wel...


Dueling protests as Brexit battle goes to UK's High Court

Oct 13 Sterling was near a record low in trade-weighted terms on Thursday as focus turned to the High Court which will hear a legal bid to force the British gov...


Escaped gorilla incident at London zoo 'concluded'

A police spokesman told the Standard officers were called at 5:20pm and have been sent "to support zoo staff dealing with the gorilla in question". Witness Br...


Chibok girls release was not prisoner swap, Nigeria says

The girls are now in the care of Nigeria's Department of State Services. He said they would later be relocated to Abuja where they will be examined by psychol...


Trump lashes out at 'disloyal' Republicans

The GOP has been gripped by infighting since a 2005 video surfaced last week showing Trump describing women in vulgar and sexually aggressive terms. "Peop...


War not an option, says Pakistan's envoy to US

Police sources said the soldier was injured in unprovoked shelling and firing by the Pakistani side in Mendhar sector of Jammu region. General (Retd.) V P Mal...


Clinton on US advisers in Iraq

He added that Turkey have evidence and testimony, which they will publish in the coming hours. Iraq's federal court has ruled against a series of reforms in t...


Israel demolishes home of Palestinian attack accomplice

Palestinians inspect the house of Amjad Aliwi after it was demolished by the Israeli army in the West Bank city of Nablus, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. Highways an...


Browns QB situation more muddled after rookie Kessler hurt

Kessler is recovering from a painful injury to his chest and ribs when he was drilled by linebacker Dont'a Hightower in the first quarter. After hearing a cla...


Chargers' McCoy says his focus is on Broncos, not job status

I know a lot happens in a football game. Rivers threw TD strikes to four different players. He rushed for 29 yards on nine carries and caught five passes for 29...


Can Donald Trump Show He's Sorry?

Now, many party stalwarts have abandoned their own candidate. Trump also called the footage of his comments a "distraction" from bigger issues at stake in...


Russian resolution on Syria defeated in UN Security Council

Since the collapse of a US-Russia-brokered ceasefire last month, ties between Moscow and Washington have grown even more strained. Russia, China, Egypt and Ve...


Rihanna appears to throw shade at exes with Instagram post

The couple seemed to prolonged love but for some time, many rumors say that there would be water in the gas between the stars. I was introduced to her. "She's a...


Damaged but defiant, Trump limps toward debate with Clinton

Trump did not answer questions from the media following the press conference with Paula Jones, Kathy Shelton , Juanita Broaddrick , and Kathleen Wiley. The re...


RC Bishops: Abolish death penalty

On its part, Avocats Sans Frontières France/Lawyers Without Borders France, has renewed its call to the government to put in place an official moratorium on the...


Kerry: US on verge of ending Syria talks with Russia

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has allowed government forces to continue military offensives targeting the terrorist groups Al Nusra and Islamic State, as wel...


Crisis-plagued Trump apologizes for lewd talk about women

In a videotaped midnight apology, Donald Trump declared "I was wrong and I apologise" after being caught on tape making shockingly vulgar and sexually charged...


1 killed, 8 hurt in shootings at party in Grand Rapids

Police say the man in his 20s died of an apparent gunshot wound. Dixon says four men between the ages of 20 and 34 and four women between the ages of 19 and 3...


Bill Clinton campaigns for wife in Greenfield

But it has been nearly a non-issue between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on the presidential campaign trail, as more Americans gained health insurance cove...


Wrong-way driver hits eight cars, kills five on I-89

Bourgoin then traveled northbound in the southbound lane back towards the original crash scene, striking seven vehicles. Police say five people died in the firs...


Watch Obama wait impatiently for Bill Clinton on Air Force One

Peres's son Chemi told visiting mourners that since his father's passing "we are submerged in deep grief, and feel that this grief is not only ours but all of ...


Downgraded To Category 2 As It Pushes North Into Georgia, South Carolina

Amtrak suspended train service between Miami and NY, and cruise lines rerouted ships to avoid the storm, which in some cases will mean more days at sea. Matthew...