Buses replace trains between Corby and Kettering after bridge collapse

If you are travelling to/from Nottingham you will need to change onto a London route train to connect with the replacement bus service to/from East Midlands Parkway. This will affect journeys on the London St Pancras/Nottingham/Leicester and the Leic... More..

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Political shakeup looms as South Africa elects town councils
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

Political shakeup looms as South Africa elects town councils

The ruling African National Congress-a party that contains a broad spectrum of political philosophies from free-market liberalism to communism-has successfully weathered many political storms during its 22 year...More..

Tropical Storm Earl to become hurricane, hit Belize, Honduras in 24 hours
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

Tropical Storm Earl to become hurricane, hit Belize, Honduras in 24 hours

Earl, the fifth named storm of the Atlantic season, is expected to become a hurricane before landfall as it neared Belize on a track that may take it into the oil-rich Bay of Campeche by the end of the week. Fi...More..

Teens found dead behind Roswell Publix; Suspects sought
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Teens found dead behind Roswell Publix; Suspects sought

As two families and two school communities grieved, Roswell police continued the investigation Tuesday into the deaths of two 17-year-olds killed behind a shopping center. The Fulton County School System Mond...More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Turkey's economy recovering quickly after coup attempt - Erdogan

Fetullah Gulen, a 75-year-old Erdogan rival who has lived in self-imposed exile in the United States for almost two decades, has denied any connection to the uprising. European officials have expressed concern ...More..

After Dayashankar spews venom on Mayawati, family faces trauma
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

After Dayashankar spews venom on Mayawati, family faces trauma

This was after his wife Swati Singh apprehended threat to her and family members life . The FIR was lodged at the Hazratganj police station by Singh's mother Tetra Devi who was accompanied by Singh's wife Sw...More..

Hanna: 'I will vote for Clinton'
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Hanna: 'I will vote for Clinton'

Trump's campaign has reserved $0.00. "This is unheard of for Republicans, $35.8 million", Trump said during a rally in Ohio Monday. Richard Hanna, R-New York announced he would be putting his country before...More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

ACLU 'extremely disturbed' by police shooting

Officials responded Thursday to a video of an unarmed man lying down with his hands up who was shot by a police officer moments later. Mobile phone footage shows Mr Kinsey on the ground with his arms in the a...More..

Clinton opens 9-point lead on Trump in new national poll
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Clinton opens 9-point lead on Trump in new national poll

Clinton", Hanna wrote. What Clinton has is a growing list of billionaires who support her - despite the fact that she's a Democrat who has called for tougher laws regulating Wall Street and higher taxes on th...More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Turkey sends 2nd document to US seeking cleric's arrest

On Sunday, Turkey fired around 1,400 military personnel suspected of having links with US-based opposition cleric Fethullah Gulen , whom Ankara blames for the recent failed coup in the country. Many convicti...More..

by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Republican nominee Donald Trump rescued from a stranded elevator during campaign visit

In particular, Trump said during the rally that he believed that fire marshal was "probably a Democrat" who didn't want the world to see how many dedicated fans he has. "I'll tell you where Bernie blew it". C...More..

by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Matt Damon: 'The sky's the limit for Alicia Vikander'

Although it features the weakest story of the five movies (including Jeremy Renner's " The Bourne Legacy "), " Jason Bourne " delivers all the awesome and intense hand-to-hand and vehicle-to-vehicle action ...More..

California boy, 8, dies day after becoming Honorary Marine
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

California boy, 8, dies day after becoming Honorary Marine

When he was only 4, he was diagnosed with Aicardi-Goutierres Syndrome Type 1-(Trex 1 mutation.) A rare condition causing problems like seizures and kidney failure. we plan to take Wyatt on a drive in the truck ...More..

Syrian Families Leaving Eastern Aleppo
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Syrian Families Leaving Eastern Aleppo

The UN called on Russian Federation yesterday to leave the creation of humanitarian corridors in Aleppo to the global organisation. Some residents fear the proposed corridors are meant to restore government...More..

Taliban capture important district in Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Taliban capture important district in Afghanistan

Atal said troops had been deployed to retake the district, but it would be a hard task "because the Taliban have destroyed all the checkpoints". Atal's deputy Abdul Majeed Akhonzada earlier said that the Tali...More..

Russian helicopter shot down in Syria kills five
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Russian helicopter shot down in Syria kills five

The area where the chopper was shot down is held by the rebels, while the Vladimir Putin government is supporting the Syrian regime. "From what we know from information provided by the Defense Ministry, all t...More..

Philippines, rebels want peace talks despite feud over truce
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Philippines, rebels want peace talks despite feud over truce

The CPP, however, advised President Rodrigo Duterte to "exercise a little more prudence and display more measured temperament as a way of appreciating the situation from a broader historical perspective in orde...More..

Southampton political group backs Jeremy Corbyn for Labour leader
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Southampton political group backs Jeremy Corbyn for Labour leader

Responding to reports in the Daily Telegraph that dissenting MPs are preparing to elect their own leader and launch a legal challenge for the party's name and assets if Owen Smith fails to win the battle ...More..

Hong Kong flights cancelled as typhoon Nida approaches
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Hong Kong flights cancelled as typhoon Nida approaches

Shenzhen has issued a yellow one - the third most severe. CNOOC Limited, China's state-controlled offshore oil and gas producer, suspended some production operations. At least 124 flights scheduled on Monday ...More..

Unilateral ceasefire with Reds cancelled
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Unilateral ceasefire with Reds cancelled

But the ceasefire was short-lived after communist rebels in the southern province of Davao del Norte killed Wednesday one government militia member and wounded four others. The newly elected Duterte had initial...More..

by | Saturday, July 30, 2016

Turkish 'unity' rally condemns coup amid torture claims

Turkey's President Erdogan ordered the closing of thousands of charities, private schools and other institutions as his first decree since calling a state of emergency to the country. "I can not overstate the...More..

Wasserman Schultz could face legal complaint related to email leak
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Wasserman Schultz could face legal complaint related to email leak

In a statement , DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz said the best way for the party to accomplish its goal of putting Clinton in the White House was for her to step aside after the convention. Sanders d...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Kerry backs Philippine response to ruling on maritime dispute vs China

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday urged China and the Philippines to exercise restraint and reduce tensions over their maritime dispute in the South China Sea . China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi sa...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Corbyn re-selection comments 'driving wedge between different parts of Labour'

Mr Corbyn's critics fear that, the longer he remains leader, the more influence his supporters will gain in the Labour Party organisation and local branches. Ms Eagle said a "permissive" environment had been al...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Police seize newspapers amid Kashmir unrest

About 36 people have been killed and 3,100 wounded, majority by police fire, in the worst outbreak of violence in six years in the disputed territory also claimed by India's archrival Pakistan. Syed Ali Gilani ...More..

Embattled Wasserman Schultz Won't Speak at Convention
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Embattled Wasserman Schultz Won't Speak at Convention

Lingering bitterness from the heated primary campaign between Clinton and rival Bernie Sanders erupted after more than 19,000 leaked Democratic National Committee emails seemed to confirm Sanders' frequent ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Turkey shuts down media, fires more troops

The president and his supporters have blamed Gulen, who lives in self-imposed exile in the United States, for orchestrating the coup, which saw more than 200 people killed. Missing some content? Care to comment...More..

Tim Kaine becomes Trump's newest nickname victim
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Tim Kaine becomes Trump's newest nickname victim

Representing Virginia, Kaine has taken some positions in the past that that are not in accordance with the current Democratic Party platform. Tim Kaine, to a Miami audience Saturday as " a progressive who lik...More..

Ivanka Trump's RNC Dress Isn't Available Yet
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Ivanka Trump's RNC Dress Isn't Available Yet

Ivanka Trump, daughter of Republican Presidential Nominee Donald J. Trump, speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland , Thursday, July 21, 2016 . "This woman I've been ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Turkey seizes schools, charities in post-coup crackdown

Erdogan has extended the maximum period of detention for suspects from four days to 30, a move Amnesty said increased the risk of torture or other maltreatment of detainees. The Turkish leader has said the stat...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Promise of peace and justice 'squandered' in South Sudan

The move follows the decision of a faction of the SPLM-IO to elect Gai as acting First Vice President of South Sudan , replacing Riek Machar , whose whereabouts are unknown. "The influx is putting serious str...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Zika testing of blood in South Florida requested by FDA

Steamy, warm places like Florida - which have large numbers of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, Zika's most common carrier - were the most likely ground zeroes. "And despite this hurdle, we have not seen a spread ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Merkel defends Germany's refugee policy after attacks

Merkel announced a nine-point plan which included lowering the hurdles for the expulsion of asylum seekers , adopting an early warning system for radicalization among refugees, and joint exercises of the polic...More..

Corbyn launches leadership bid with promise to tackle discrimination
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Corbyn launches leadership bid with promise to tackle discrimination

After announcing her leadership challenge, Ms Eagle faced a backlash from Mr Corbyn's supporters and moves for deselection by her constituency party. Although most Labour MPs supported a " no confidence " mot...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Merkel refuses to change migrant policy despite attacks

The most deadly involved a July 22 shooting spree by an 18-year-old born and raised in Munich who opened fire at a shopping center in the city, gunning down nine before killing himself. Merkel warned that Islam...More..

Hacked emails complicate Democratic National Convention, Debbie Wasserman Schultz steps down
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Hacked emails complicate Democratic National Convention, Debbie Wasserman Schultz steps down

Clinton released a comment thanking her "longtime friend" Wasserman Schultz and announcing that the Florida congresswoman will serve as the honorary chair of her 50-state program to get Democrats elected. Whi...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Corbyn launches bid to remain UK Labour leader

The former shadow business secretary has faced unrest among activists in the Wallasey Constituency Labour Party since she indicated that she could challenge Mr Corbyn. Labour MPs have been calling on Corbyn to ...More..

China asks US to back renewal of talks with Philippines
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

China asks US to back renewal of talks with Philippines

Ahead of the Asean Foreign Minister's Meeting, during which many believed a joint-Asean statement on the South China Sea would be developed, Prime Minister Hun Sen announced that Cambodia would receive nearly ...More..

Turkey Targets The Media In Latest Post-Coup Attempt Crackdown
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Turkey Targets The Media In Latest Post-Coup Attempt Crackdown

With its key geostrategic position, lively economy and the strong military , it is a key member of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, a crucial ally in the global anti-terrorist effort and important partner f...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Angela Merkel stays the course on migrant policy despite terror attacks

The Guardian quotes Merkel, saying the attackers "wanted to undermine our sense of community, our openness and our willingness to help people in need". "I am deeply convinced that we can not let our way of life...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

At least 120 cases of sexual violence in S.Sudan capital

Everyone was seeing it", the witness told AP. The aid agencies - CARE, International Rescue Committee, Mercy Corps, Oxfam, Christian Aid, Danish Refugee Council, Global Communities, Internews, Jesuit Refugee ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Indonesia rebuffs UN, EU appeals to halt looming executions

Indonesia on Thursday rejected mounting worldwide pressure and desperate pleas from relatives to halt the execution of 14 drug convicts it sentenced to death by firing squad. "The executions are only aimed at...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Obama to Stress Hillary Clinton's Foreign-Policy Experience in Democratic Convention Speech

After winning that election to become America's first black president, he appointed her his secretary of state. In one of the most anticipated speeches of convention season, outgoing president Barack Obama ...More..

Russia to US, Trump: Sort out your own pre-election hacking scandal
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Russia to US, Trump: Sort out your own pre-election hacking scandal

Trump and his associates goes beyond emulation, and is starting to look like subservience". Accepting Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea would be a radical departure from US policy. Trump's campaign has d...More..

Man City players ordered off pizza in Guardiola fitness kick
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Man City players ordered off pizza in Guardiola fitness kick

I know Fabregas is a good man, a good boy and is not a player to have this type of situation. He's been a player also which makes a big difference. "I think it was the first time we cancelled a game so maybe ...More..

Powerball's estimated jackpot hits $478 million; $1M ticket sold in Allegheny County
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Powerball's estimated jackpot hits $478 million; $1M ticket sold in Allegheny County

Not only was Wednesday's drawing unable to produce a victor but last Saturday's drawing did not see anyone hit the jackpot or hit even five numbers to claim the second place prize of $1 million. Somebody could ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Merkel: German Chancellor says believes she acted responsibly after attacks

The attacks in Germany have led to accusations from Merkel foes and even some allies that her open-door refugee policy is to blame after over a million migrants entered the country in the past year, many fleein...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Fighting in Syrian city yields trove of IS intelligence

American-backed Syrian Kurdish and Arab militias have seized more than 10,000 documents and 4.5 terabytes of digital data in recent weeks while fighting insurgents in Manbij in northern Syria, near the Turkis...More..

Keshia Knight Pulliam Wants The House, Her 'Cosby' Money, More in Divorce
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Keshia Knight Pulliam Wants The House, Her 'Cosby' Money, More in Divorce

It also comes days after a rep for Hartwell, 38, said he wanted a paternity test for the baby girl. A source told People Hartwell wants a paternity test because Pulliam got pregnant during "a very dark spot...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Turkish military faces overhaul after failed coup

Turkey has detained more than 13,000 people in the military, judiciary and other institutions in purges since the uprising and suspended tens of thousands of other state employees. The military council meeting...More..