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by | November 07, 2016 | 01:44

FBI Director James Comey says that agents have "reviewed all of the communications that were to or from Hillary Clinton" that were part of newly discovered emails. The Clinton quickly commended Comey's call. Red hot rage: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump points to the media as he addresses the crowd during a campaign stop at the Minneapolis International Airport on Sunday.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:45

Speaking after the High Court ruled she could not trigger talks to leave the European Union without Westminster's approval, the Prime Minister said Remain-supporting MPs and peers "need to accept what the people decided". Party unity suffered a blow with the resignation of lawmaker Stephen Phillips, who said he was leaving office because of differences with May's approach.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:44

The most recent incident was in 2004, when an anonymous Democratic elector in Minnesota voted for John Kerry's running mate John Edwards, presumably by accident. This year that will be December 19.The electors meet by state and cast their votes for president and vice president. Pennsylvania is not one of those states.The laws vary in their severity.The Virginia law merely says electors "shall be expected" to vote for the victor of the popular vote.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:44

It was an echo of Friday night, when Clinton packed an auditorium with 10,000 fans who wanted to see her - plus Queen Bey and Jay Z. Chris said he feels confident in his vote on Tuesday. "I love the message", Hillary said of the song. "Because this is what America is, my fiends". And President Barack Obama planned to rally in Ann Arbor, Michigan, on Monday before joining Clinton for a rally in Philadelphia that evening.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:38

IS drove out the rebels in January 2014 and five months later declared its self-styled Islamic "caliphate" in Syria and Iraq. It is also where the militants are believed to have plotted attacks on Western nations, including last year's assault on Paris.

by | November 06, 2016 | 05:56

It's true that for them it's a big challenge to beat us and for us it's a very good challenge to try to win at the Emirates. Pochettino added: "It would not be a risk to play him. It's a must-win game against the Bundesliga side in Group E, followed by the north London derby at Arsenal on Sunday. Tottenham go into this game having scored just twice in their last five games and without a win in six in all competitions but it would be wrong of Arsenal to underestimate them - especially ...

by | November 05, 2016 | 06:29

With the clock ticking down on the presidential campaign, MI and its 16 electoral votes are in the spotlight. While polls have shown the race for MI getting tighter, Clinton and the Democrats still have the edge - no Republican presidential nominee has won the state since George H.W.

by | November 05, 2016 | 06:32

Neighborhood block parties, haunted houses and trick-or-treating bring people of all walks of life together to have a ghoulishly good time. Halloween isn't just a holiday for kids, and this year plenty of adults will be getting in on the action.

by | November 05, 2016 | 06:30

Sniper fire repeatedly stalled the advance, as commanders called in airstrikes or artillery support after coming under fire. A US military official says Islamic State (IS) group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is losing control of his troops as Iraqi forces try to recapture the IS-held city of Mosul .

by | November 04, 2016 | 06:22

Clinton stuck to the traditional script as she took the dais second. But Trump did deliver a few jokes that got some laughs, especially from his opponent. - "Everyone knows, of course, Hillary's belief that, 'It takes a village, ' which only makes sense, after all, in places like Haiti, where she's taken a number of them".

by | November 03, 2016 | 07:03

The U.S. box office just had a " seriously meltdown " with " Inferno " only earning $15 million, but the worldwide box office is fired up for Marvel's latest, with " Doctor Strange " opening to an impressive $86 million. Doctor Strange stars Benedict Cumberbatch as the eponymous neurologist who seeks mystical healing from an ancient being when a life changing auto accident robs him of the use of his hands.

by | November 03, 2016 | 07:02

A phone message left for Coleman's mother, Clarise Coleman , was not returned. He told his parents he didn't want to run anymore. "I started walking that direction, and I'm screaming his name out: 'Keep going, Chase!'" Coleman told The Washington Post .

by | November 03, 2016 | 07:02

The answer is "yes" in some states , but not in Vermont. Donald Trump is hoping some people who already voted for Hillary Clinton want to take it back. "You only get to vote once". NY voters can do that right up until Monday, Nov. 7, Conklin said. At that point, a voter has a chance to reconsider his or her vote.

by | November 03, 2016 | 06:58

The investigation probed accusations that Zuma allowed a wealthy Indian business family to influence some cabinet post selections to benefit its own business interests. Jay Jacobs, 40, a protester outside the court who works in the security industry, said: "We will not leave Pretoria until Zuma goes". "The Zuma presidency has been a blight on South Africa - only his resignation can help fix the damage he has caused".

by | November 03, 2016 | 07:01

Iraqi government forces, backed by al-Hashd al-Shaabi forces, Kurdish Peshmerga troops and US-led worldwide air forces, are proceeding with an all-out battle to free Mosul , the Islamic State's last bastion in Iraq. Meanwhile, hundreds of civilians streamed out of the adjacent neighborhood of al-Samah, some holding white flags. The Shia forces, Iran-backed troops known as the Popular Mobilisation Units, are not supposed to enter Mosul , given concerns that the battle for the Sunni-majority ...

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:44

Smoke from reported opposition fire rises in a designated humanitarian corridor in eastern Aleppo . Meanwhile the opposition has accused the Assad regime and Moscow of indiscriminately targeting civilians and civilian infrastructure to take over rebel-held eastern Aleppo .

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:43

Brands, Inc. ( NYSE :YUM) sits at 20.90%. Brands on Sep 23, 2016 to " Outperform", Price Target of the shares are set at $97. Brands and Yum China businesses on a stand-alone basis and the intended future plans and expectations for Yum! Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:46

The key players for the team are Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq, and Azhar Ali and all these have to fire. Pakistan are eyeing a series whitewash after winning the first Test in Dubai by 56 runs and the second in Abu Dhabi by 133. Kraigg Brathwaite will spend a night in the nervous nineties after leading West Indies' fightback against Pakistan in the third Test in Sharjah on Monday.

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:43

The Special Investigation found that UNMISS did not respond effectively to the violence due to an overall lack of leadership , preparedness and integration among the various components of the mission. The investigation found that the peacekeeping force, composed of troops from China, Ethiopia, Nepal and India, did not operate under a unified command.

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:41

The case was heard by a five-judge Supreme Court bench comprising Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, Justice Amir Hani Muslim, Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed and Justice Ijazul Hassan, reports the Dawn . The PTI had earlier declared a rally in Islamabad to force PM Nawaz Sharif to resign in order for a fair probe to happen. On the docket is a set of petitions asking for the appointment of a judicial commission to investigate the investment made by Prime Minister ...

by | November 01, 2016 | 04:23

The South Korea defense minister stressed that North Korea "has been advancing its nuclear missile capabilities, publicly threatening the ROK and the US, as well as the global community as a whole". USA secretary of state John Kerry has said that Washington would deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) anti-missile system in South Korea "as soon as possible".

by | November 01, 2016 | 04:17

Past year was awful enough, with an estimated 5,000 Afghan forces killed and another 15,000 wounded, primarily by the Taliban. Taliban militants have fought pitched battles with Afghan security forces recently in Nangarhar province. Officials have voiced concern over the casualty rate, attributing it to more Taliban successes on the battlefield. It said the USA military in Afghanistan had "acknowledged that the Afghan government was unable to sustain the roads that had been transferred ...

by | November 01, 2016 | 04:16

Never mentioning Trump by name, Clinton said that Hillary Clinton , as opposed to Trump, is not divisive and believes strongly in her campaign theme, "Stronger Together". I'm about to say something shocking. "Do not greet them with the anger they often display toward us". Before Clinton arrived, Cumberland County Commissioner Jeannette Council, Sheriff Moose Butler and Fayetteville Mayor Pro Tem Mitch Colvin addressed the audience.

by | November 01, 2016 | 04:15

Counties across the state are now seeing record breaking requests for absentee ballots. With the shifting rules on voting, many people around the country are confused, even now with the fast-approaching presidential election. For Kari Madore, voting this election has never been so easy. It is the fifth day of the early voting period across Maryland, and it appears then number of people who have voted early has exceeded the number who have voted early four years ago.

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:25

Italy's strongest natural disaster in decades rocked central parts of the country early Sunday, toppling buildings and forcing closure of the subway system in Rome more than 100 miles away. He said authorities were responding with helicopters as many roads were blocked from rockslides. He said people were still trapped in Norcia's main square, anxious about more buildings crumbling should they try to flee by road.

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:27

President Barack Obama has delivered passionate speeches supporting Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and denouncing her Republican opponent Donald Trump . Monday night to tee off on Donald Trump , whose campaign has gone off the rails in recent weeks and into a fever swamp of sexual assault allegations and increasingly risky anti-democratic rhetoric.

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:25

Meanwhile, a senior officer with India's Border Security Force, Arun Kumar, told reporters in Jammu city that border guards have killed 15 Pakistani soldiers in "retaliatory firing and shelling" since last week. Further deployment of forces must stop immediately, with plans to reduce the number of forces' personnel in Kashmir and start the process of demilitarization, it said, adding, the people of Kashmir must be allowed to exercise their right to self-determination as per the United Nations ...

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:22

Protecting Lithuania from Russian Federation is to be Germany's responsibility, according to the new North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defense plans that emerged at this week's summit in Brussels . "We are responding in a measured and responsible way because we are not seeking a new Cold War". Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said the USA contingent will include a headquarters element, Stryker armored vehicles, an artillery battery, anti-tank capabilities, explosive ordnance disposal and ...

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:24

Turkey's official gazette said earlier Sunday that the authorities had fired 10,131 additional government employees, mainly from the education, justice and health ministries as part of its post-coup clampdown. Speaking to reporters at a reception marking Republic Day in Ankara, Erdogan said the information he received had not confirmed such movement. "Our government will take this [proposal on capital punishment] to parliament", he said in a speech in Ankara .

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:22

The missile was launched from the western city of Kusong. In their joint statement the same day, the two ministers would only say they had agreed to examine additional measures to strengthen extended deterrence with the 2+2 (Foreign and Defense Ministers') Extended Deterrence Strategy and Consultation Group (EDSCG) framework to eliminate any doubts from Pyongyang on the alliance's resolve.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:42

J Street, the progressive pro-Israel lobbying group, said the resolution "outrageously seeks to rewrite history". Essentially denying that the Temple Mount was the site of Judaism's two ancient temples is an old Yasser Arafat tactic. The atmosphere before the vote on Tuesday was soured further by threats received by telephone and on social media last week following a vote on the draft resolution, a UNESCO official said.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:39

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said late Tuesday night that UNESCO's second vote on the matter within a few days showed the organization remains a "theater of the absurd". Education Minister Naftali Bennett said Israel "will not cooperate with an organization denying the Jewish People's connection to Jerusalem ". The resolution criticized Israel for refusing to allow UNESCO experts to visit the site to determine its conservation state.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:39

Protesters gathered in Aleppo's Al-Shear neighborhood, waving banners and shouting slogans - in Arabic and English - expressing their opposition to the move and their insistence on remaining in the city. The U.N. human rights chief, meanwhile, said the Syrian city of Aleppo is "a slaughterhouse" and urged the Human Rights Council to set aside "political disagreements" to focus on suffering civilians.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:41

The raid targeted a house in the Al Salw district, the sources said, an area of Taiz where Houthi rebels and government forces backed by the coalition are fighting for control. There was no immediate comment from the coalition, which launched a military campaign against the Iran-backed Houthi fighters and their allies in March previous year to support President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's government.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:38

After the arrest police said: "Farhat was part of the espionage ring run by Pakistan high commission staffer Mehmood Akhtar who has since returned to his country". The decision to expel Surjeet Singh had come a few hours after India chose to expel a Pakistani high commission staff member, Mehmood Akhtar, for alleged "espionage activities".

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:38

While Pakistani troops pounded BoPs and hamlets along IB in Kathua, Hiranagar sectors (Kathua), R S Pura and Arnia sectors ( Jammu ) and Samba sector, they also targeted forward Indian posts and villages along LOC in Krishnagati, Balakote and Mankote sectors (Poonch) and Sunderbani sector (Rajouri) yesterday.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:37

While speaking to the crowd, Hillary sang FLOTUS' praises before introducing her to speak, and among the many achievements and initiatives Michelle has been apart of while being First Lady, Clinton made sure to give a shout-out to her dancing skills, too.

by | October 30, 2016 | 11:34

A top US military commander has stated that Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters will be a part of the operation targeting ISIS in Raqqa , Reuters reported . The PKK and the PYD are both listed as terrorist groups by Turkey , while the USA and the European Union only regard the PKK as a terrorist organization.

by | October 29, 2016 | 11:07

This follows an arrest which on Thursday October 28, of a Pakistani official who Delhi police believed was leading a spy ring tasked with collecting sensitive information about Indian security operations along its border. At a press conference, Delhi police's joint commissioner (crime) Ravindra Yadav said that they recovered defence maps, BSF and army deployments along the border areas of Gujarat and Sir Creek, and a list of BSF and army personnel who have been transferred or have retired.

by | October 29, 2016 | 11:11

Putin said "The idea that Russian Federation favors a particular candidate in the USA election is an invention of Hillary Clinton supporters", claiming "They took Russian Federation, spread the message that it is America's enemy and claimed that Russian Federation favors Donald Trump".

by | October 28, 2016 | 14:03

The Department of Justice is responsible for deterring election fraud and discrimination at the polls. Across the nation , the electorate is passionate. More than 58,000 residents voted in Dallas County . In an election, the only powerless people are the people who do not vote . Channel 9 found that in North Carolina , 47 percent of early voting ballots cast have been from democrats, compared to just 29 percent of Republicans.

by | October 28, 2016 | 13:46

He was referring to visiting USA troops, who presence in five Philippine military camps was established under a security deal signed during Duterte's predecessor as a counterbalance to China's military assertiveness. Duterte has announced cancelling planned joint military exercises with the United States, and preparatory meetings for next year's joint combat exercises between American and Filipino forces in the Philippines have been shrouded in uncertainty.

by | October 28, 2016 | 13:40

Duterte's efforts to engage China, months after a tribunal in the Hague ruled that Beijing did not have historic rights to the South China Sea in a case brought by the previous administration in Manila , marks a reversal in foreign policy since the former mayor took office on June 30.

by | October 28, 2016 | 13:41

Rebel media in Yemen said on Friday the missile targeted an worldwide airport in Jeddah, though Saudi Arabia said it was "intercepted and destroyed" overnight 65km from Mecca, which is home to the cube-shaped Kaaba the world's Muslims pray towards five times a day.

by | October 28, 2016 | 13:42

SYDNEY (AP) — The families of some of the people killed at a theme park when their ride malfunctioned pleaded for answers into their loved ones' deaths on Friday, as the park's managers defended themselves from criticism over their handling of the tragedy.

by | October 28, 2016 | 13:43

Despite the heavy casualties, the jihadists still think they can retain control over Mosul, Votel said, because "some of their fighters don't understand what is taking place around them". "It's not episodic or sporadic", he said. It exploded when Iraqi soldiers picked it up for examination, killing or wounding them, Townsend said. He outlined a phased approach to spoiling the plots, starting with "trying to head it off" by using airstrikes against targets around Raqqa.

by | October 28, 2016 | 13:36

It also means the end of the last "core", Jiang Zemin. "The core designation puts him on a path toward granting him ideological arbiter status", Johnson said by e-mail. State broadcaster CCTV aired over the past week an eight-episode documentary, co-produced with the party's discipline-inspection commission, that tracked the corruption cases of more than 40 officials and showed their often-tearful confessions.

by | October 27, 2016 | 21:23

Jenner kept her composure through almost an hour of testimony about McKenzie and said that even after he was arrested, she was 'literally traumatized'. She explained that she came home and found McKenzie sitting in front of her driveway, with his head tucked between his knees. A jury has begun deliberations in the case of a man charged with stalking model and reality television star Kendall Jenner.

by | October 27, 2016 | 21:17

Kirkuk was recaptured, and Iraqi ground troops, backed by a U.S. B-52 bomber, were pushing them back in Rutba, officials said. But he acknowledged that there was still a "small Daesh presence" in two Rutba neighborhoods, using the Arabic acronym for the Islamic State.

by | October 27, 2016 | 21:15

Calling Japan a "long-standing friend and ally", he also called for Japanese investment in infrastructure, agriculture and other sectors. Explaining his policy, Philippine Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay, also in Tokyo, said Duterte respects all bilateral security agreements with the US and that he has no intention to renege or breach them, but the exercises are not helpful in fostering Manila's friendly relations with Beijing.