Islamic State says its 'soldier' behind Nice truck attack

The man responsible for turning a night of celebration into one of carnage in the seaside city of Nice was a petty criminal who hadn't been on the radar of French intelligence services before the attack. Neighbours said the couple had three children,... More..

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Nice attacker called volatile, showed no jihadist links

A large truck mowed through revelers gathered for Bastille Day fireworks in Nice , killing dozens of people and sending thers fleeing into the sea as it bore down for more than a mile along the Riviera city'...More..

'Don't underestimate me': A look back at Bernie 2016
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

'Don't underestimate me': A look back at Bernie 2016

The Sanders camp replied to the sell-out remark with a post of its own , dismissing Trump's comment as "big talk" from someone who'd dodged a more direct confrontation. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., who battled C...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

U.S. slams Israel's planned new settler homes after attacks

Members of the Israeli security forces fire a tear gas canister from the top of Isreal's controversial separation barrier during clashes with Palestinians demonstrators in the village of Bilin, near the West...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

North Korea arrests defector who 'worked as South Korea agent'

Residents fear the THAAD radar could bring harmful economic and environmental effects to their town of 45,000 people, where 60 per cent are involved in watermelon farming. Officials say residents living nearb...More..

Clinton says together with Sanders she will beat Trump
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Clinton says together with Sanders she will beat Trump

The Democratic hopeful for the White House, Hillary Clinton, said Tuesday that together with former rival Bernie Sanders, she will beat Republican candidate Donald Trump and will build a new future for the Uni...More..

Boris Johnson is the new British Foreign Secretary
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Boris Johnson is the new British Foreign Secretary

Mr Holland said reuniting her party is likely to be top of May's list . Britain's new foreign minister and leading Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson says he had had a "very, very busy" first day on the job, ...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Auschwitz asks 'Pokemon Go' to keep monsters out of death camp

The Holocaust Memorial Museum and Arlington National Cemetery in the Washington, D.C., area have made it clear they don't want Pokemon Go players on their premises. New York magazine reported that playing th...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Pokemon No: Players not welcome at Holocaust Museum, Arlington

If it wasn't bad enough that people were playing Pokemon Go at Holocaust museums, the gaming craze has now required a prohibition by the most infamous death camp of Nazi Germany. The museum at Auschwitz is not ...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

HBO, FX And Netflix Among Winners Following Emmy Nominations

In 2015, it garnered 126 overall nominations but this year's score is dented by FX's " Fargo " and "The People v. O.M. Simpson: American Crime Story ". Next year, do even better. In its debut story, the TV s...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Britain's new PM May to appoint more cabinet members

European Union leaders, still reeling from Britain's decision to become the first country to leave the bloc in its 60-year history, pressed May for a quick divorce. The former home secretary is well-known in ...More..

David Cameron's legacy is out of his control
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

David Cameron's legacy is out of his control

He also posted a picture of a contented looking Larry, enjoying a prime seat in his Number 10 home. As soon as Cameron departed from the palace a spokesman for the Queen issued a formal statement stating that...More..

IN governor to meet Trump amid vp speculation
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

IN governor to meet Trump amid vp speculation

Hillary Clinton is putting a premium on diversity as she searches for a No. 2. Corker, 63, offers Trump deep foreign policy experience as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and, like Tru...More..

Corbyn backer switches allegiance to challenger Owen Smith
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Corbyn backer switches allegiance to challenger Owen Smith

The contest was triggered earlier this week when lawmaker Angela Eagle challenged Corbyn's leadership. Corbyn's victory previous year was attributed to a surge of new party members who signed up for £3 ...More..

Top US Navy admiral to visit China, discuss South China Sea
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Top US Navy admiral to visit China, discuss South China Sea

The Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs earlier said Yasay will discuss during the ASEM "the need for parties to respect the recent decision of the arbitral tribunal". "In the meantime we urge all parties ...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Dear Boris Johnson, Time for Fewer Gaffes and Better Diplomacy?

Philip Hammond became chancellor, Amber Rudd is home secretary, and Eurosceptic David Davis is new Brexit secretary. While Michael Fallon marked the only status quo Cabinet move by retaining the defence secre...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Turkish president says he's in control, coup faltering

Facebook did not provide a statement on the reported blocks. Media reports said ambulances were seen in front of the Turkish military headquarters. It looks like some army officers had made the arrests, in...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Nice killer's father says son had a nervous breakdown

The assault on revelers in the southern French city rocked a nation still dealing with the aftermath of two attacks in Paris previous year that killed 147 people and were claimed by the Islamic State extremis...More..

Islamic State warns of more attacks in Bangladesh
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Islamic State warns of more attacks in Bangladesh

The Bangladesh High Commission in Islamabad issued a statement which quoted Rizvi as saying, "The statement issued by the Indian media was "utter nonsense" and that I have never issued any statement or spoken...More..

Theresa May appointed Prime Minister
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Theresa May appointed Prime Minister

Johnson had been at the forefront of the so-called Leave campaign, but after its triumph abruptly pulled out of the contest to succeed Prime Minister David Cameron, who left office earlier Wednesday. A majori...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Clinton Receives Sanders Endorsement Ahead of NYC 'Hamilton' Fundraiser

By Justin Saglio, with Michael Mathes in IndianapolisAfter months of bitter campaigning, Bernie Sanders on Tuesday offered his long-awaited endorsement of Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, saying...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Nice truck attack: Isis claims responsibility for deadly Bastille day terror attack

Video shot by terrified civilians shows crowds fleeing in panic on the famous waterfront Promenade des Anglais, leaping off the elevated pavement on to the beach below before police finally surrounded the stati...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

EU Chief Blasts New British Prime Minister's Cabinet Picks

Mr Letwin was appointed by David Cameron to be the architect of the UK's negotiations with the European Union before being axed as part of Mrs May's Cabinet shake-up. After filling half a dozen of the top jobs ...More..

Leaving EU 'does not mean leaving Europe', says Boris Johnson
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Leaving EU 'does not mean leaving Europe', says Boris Johnson

Johnson has apologized many times for a string of insensitive comments dating back to his early days in journalism, and he seems likely to do so again - he said after his surprise appointment that "the Unit...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Australian PM declares narrow election victory

The need for Mr Turnbull to court the support of those outside his party led him to stress that he valued every parliamentarian's contribution, even though he had earlier warned Australians not to vote for mi...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Theresa May: Prime Minister promises to build better Britain

Theresa May has become Britain's new prime minister Wednesday after meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. And she is the UK's second female Prime Minister , after Margaret Thatcher. "Brexit ...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

May pledges 'bold, new, positive' United Kingdom role outside EU

EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker warned that the split was "not an amicable divorce" but noted it was never "a tight love affair anyway". European Parliament President Martin Schulz said the EU would "...More..

Erdogan calls Turkish coup attempt a
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Erdogan calls Turkish coup attempt a "gift from Allah" in Istanbul

An official in the president's office says at least 60 people have been killed in the attempted coup. After his Instanbul speech, many commentators suggest that Turkish coup attempt was "staged", as the Pre...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Why Does My "Pokemon Go" Freeze? Here's How to Fix It

It is available on the App store as a free download allowing gamers in Bath to go on the hunt for the likes of Pikachu, Pidgey, Zapdos and others. The hacker can now gain access to your account details, passwor...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Egypt's Foreign Minister Calls for Renewal of Palestine-Israel Peace Talks

Following Sunday's visit to Jerusalem by Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry - the first such visit by an Egyptian FM in nearly 10 years - Israel's Channel 2 reported that attempts were now underway to or...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Angry residents throw eggs and water bottles at South Korean prime minister

Mr Hwang, accompanied by Defence Minister Han Min Koo and others, visited Seongju to try to explain the decision to deploy the Thaad anti-ballistic missile (ABM) system there but was immediately disrupted by je...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Trump campaign adviser: Mike Pence still VP pick

He recently announced a $1 billion investment in state programs to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship. Pence's one term as governor has drawn mixed reaction, and he has managed to alienate moderate Rep...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Theresa appoints Hammond, Boris Johnson to key Cabinet posts

Former Defence Secretary Dr Liam Fox , meanwhile, was given control of a new-look trade department, while David Davis, former Shadow Home Secretary and once Tory leadership candidate, was charged with head...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

France extends state of emergency following Nice attack

President Francois Hollande said about 50 people were in a critical condition after the attack and local media said 50 children were among those taken to hospital. Neighbours in the residential neighbourhood ...More..

Appointing Boris Johnson shows new British PM committed to Brexit: Steinmeier
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Appointing Boris Johnson shows new British PM committed to Brexit: Steinmeier

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters earlier on Thursday that Moscow thinks newly-appointed UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will adopt a more diplomatic rhetoric in the future in comparison with ...More..

'Monstrous' Boris Johnson Named Foreign Secretary in Brexit Cabinet
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

'Monstrous' Boris Johnson Named Foreign Secretary in Brexit Cabinet

During the campaign leading up to the Brexit vote, Johnson "had lied a lot". He said Johnson must first apologize to Obama for referring to his "part-Kenyan" ancestry and then apologize to European Union leader...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Britain's Johnson to meet EU foreign policy chief on Sunday

And that seems to be the way that she and David Davis are leaning at the moment. Others took a more conciliatory view with the belief that Johnson as foreign secretary would be more temperate than his previou...More..

Owen Smith cancels Labour leadership launch after Nice attack
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Owen Smith cancels Labour leadership launch after Nice attack

The rules are created to stop "entryism" by short-term Labour supporters whose sole aim is to return Jeremy Corbyn to power. After the NEC decision, the Opposition leader said: "I'm sure Labour MPs will und...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Johnson says Britain can have greater Europe role post-Brexit

Cameron's successor, Theresa May , named the former mayor of London and one-time EU-bashing Brussels journalist as her foreign secretary late on Wednesday, and put another veteran Eurosceptic, David Davis, i...More..

Turkish military says seized control, people take to streets
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Turkish military says seized control, people take to streets

Tanks pulled into the entrance of Istanbul's Ataturk airport ― the largest in the country ― according to Turkish television news reports. A dozen tanks were seen moving toward a palace used by the prime minis...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Leave trio given key roles in May cabinet

Veteran right-wingers David Davis and Liam Fox - both ardent campaigners for Brexit - have been named, respectively, as Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union and head of a new worldwide trade depa...More..

Claire Perry resigns as rail minister as Southern chaos continues
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Claire Perry resigns as rail minister as Southern chaos continues

The Department for Transport gave no reason for her resignation, which she reportedly turned in on Thursday evening, though earlier in the week she admitted in the Commons that she is "often ashamed to be the r...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Theresa May takes over as 2nd female British Prime Minister

Cameron, 49, resigned after voters rejected his advice and made a decision to leave the European Union. THERESA May has been officially appointed Prime Minister of the UK. "As I once said, I was the futu...More..

Hickenlooper among Dems visiting Clinton ahead of VP pick
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Hickenlooper among Dems visiting Clinton ahead of VP pick

Elizabeth Warren. Clinton campaigned with Kaine in Virginia on Thursday. Hillary Clinton summoned contenders to become her running mate to her Washington home on Friday as she closes in on a pick for vice pre...More..

Owen Smith cancels Labour leadership campaign launch after Nice terror attack
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Owen Smith cancels Labour leadership campaign launch after Nice terror attack

Corbyn continues to have strong support among Labour supporters, who took to the streets in thousands after the attempted coup in the party following the Brexit vote. Smith has thrown his hat into the ring a...More..

by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn participates in Obama town hall event

At the end of his statements, Obama said he would gladly send Patrick the statement he made "in case [he] missed it". Police Chief Terrence Cunningham of Wellesley, Massachusetts, assured media afterward, "What...More..

Theresa May becomes UK prime minister
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

Theresa May becomes UK prime minister

Mr Cameron made the statement while addressing a crowd outside 10 Downing Street, before heading to Buckingham Palace to tender his resignation to the Queen. George Osborne, Mr. Cameron's closest ally and chanc...More..

New UK Prime Minister Theresa May Vows to 'Build a Better Britain'
by | Saturday, July 16, 2016

New UK Prime Minister Theresa May Vows to 'Build a Better Britain'

British legal scholars continue to debate whether the prime minister has the legal authority to trigger Article 50, the portion of the Lisbon treaty on European union that covers countries breaking away. Camero...More..

Owen Smith launches bid to be next Labour leader
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Owen Smith launches bid to be next Labour leader

Anyone who joined after then will have to pay £25 to become a "registered supporter". Mr Corbyn posed for selfies with supporters as he emerged from the tense negotiations that lasted more than six hours. T...More..

Owen Smith to run for the Labour Party leadership
by | Friday, July 15, 2016

Owen Smith to run for the Labour Party leadership

The National Executive Committee ruled on Thursday morning that Labour supporters will not be able to participate in the forthcoming leadership contest by joining an affiliated trade union, according to the ...More..