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Aug 03 2016

Obama: No one's given more than Gold Star families

Without specifically mentioning the dispute between Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the Khan family, Obama went out of his way to talk about Gold Star ...

Aug 03 2016

Blunt joins criticism of Trump comments about Army captain

Trump last year questioned whether McCain, a former Navy pilot who spent five-and-half years as a North Vietnamese prisoner, was indeed a war hero. McCain has backed Tr...

Aug 03 2016

US authorities subpoena Goldman in 1MDB probe

It isn't just USA authorities looking into the matter. He accused critics of fear-mongering and said last week that the terrorism threat was real and growing. The fund wa...

Aug 03 2016

Tesla buying SolarCity in all-stock deal worth about $2.6B

As per the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the Merger Agreement, at the effective time of the Merger, each share of SolarCity common stock, par value $0....

Aug 03 2016

Thailand start as favourites at AFF championship

V. Sundramoorthy's side are in Group A, based in Philippines. The War Elephants are the reigning champions and are ranked top in the region, while Philippines are ranke...

Aug 03 2016

Regardless of vote, Americans see division ahead

Clinton has 46 percent support among voters nationwide while Trump, her GOP counterpart, has 39 percent support, according to the poll . Clinton received only a modest...

Aug 03 2016

Home ownership in UK falls to lowest level in 30 years

Back then, the average first time buyer could get a home for £30,000, a sum that these days would barely cover a deposit. In England house ownership rates have fallen 7...

Aug 02 2016

Yanks deal Beltran to Rangers for former 1st-round pick

Beltran, a free agent after this season gives Texas a bat that can help them win now. 304 with an. 890 OPS, 21 doubles and 22 homers in 99 games for NY. He will be eligib...

Aug 02 2016

Amnesty warns on new Malaysia security law

The National Security Council Act, which was enacted on Monday, gives sweeping powers to a council led by embattled Prime Minister Najib Razak , who faces pressure to re...

Aug 02 2016

Dread grew as messages to those on balloon went unanswered

Federal Aviation Administration officials said it caught fire before crashing. Alan Lirette identified Nichols as his best friend, roommate and boss. Sumwalt said inves...

Aug 02 2016

Trump backtracks on Russian Federation hack appeal as sarcasm

Trump's comment about Crimea and Russian sanctions, says Kramer, sent "terrible signals and will be interpreted not only as a betrayal by the United States of our alli...

Aug 02 2016

Clinton keeps up anti-Trump push; he critiques her speech

Clinton led Trump 50 percent to 41 percent, with 8 percent undecided in a Suffolk University poll released Thursday of likely general-election voters. But Trump Jr. doe...

Aug 02 2016

Police on high alert after Duterte calls off ceasefire

He disputed the description by some quarters from the Left that Duterte had tried to impose on the Left his whimsical approach to the peace process, ignoring the deeper, ...

Aug 02 2016

Videos show flaming wreckage of Russian chopper

Meanwhile some twitter users also questioned the Russian Defence Ministry's version of the situation, pointing out that the crashed helicopter was equipped with rocket po...

Aug 02 2016

Burglar dies after being caught and tied to tree by Alabama homeowner

Johnson then used clothesline and electrical wire to tie Gully to a tree and covered the man's mouth with tape, according to WALA . Johnson jumped on him and tied his ha...

Aug 02 2016

FBI Investigating Potential Hack of Some Clinton Campaign Computers

Merrill said a review conducted by outside cyber security experts has found "no evidence" that the campaign's "internal systems have been compromised". federal law enforc...

Aug 02 2016

Jeremy Corbyn wants mandatory collective bargaining for larger firms

Other ideas included attending a constituency meeting at the Riverside Centre, Newport, 7.30pm Wednesday 10 August, to vote for Mr Corbyn as IW Labour's preferred candida...

Aug 02 2016

Child dies a day after being named honorary Marine

The disorder mainly affects the brain, the immune system and the skin and causes secondary medical problems such as leukodystrophy, seizures, type 1 diabetes, cerebral pa...

Aug 01 2016

Save the Children maternity hospital in Syria bombarded

Speaking from the charity's office in London, spokeswoman Emma Pomfret said: "The bomb hit the entrance of the hospital, which sees 1,300 women monthly and carries out ov...

Aug 01 2016

Khizr Kahn: Showing Copy of Constitution at DNC was not Planned

On Thursday at the DNC, Khan spoke of his son, U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, who was killed by a vehicle bomb in 2004 while guarding the gates of his base in Iraq, savi...