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Aug 07 2016

Penalties possible for campers in massive Big Sur blaze

A deadly wildfire that has been spreading for two weeks near California's Big Sur was started by an illegal camp fire. It prompted the evacuation of an RV and tent camp...

Aug 07 2016

Syria: Chemical attack reported, Russian Federation denies involvement

Aleppo , Syria's largest province and once a thriving economic metropolis, has witnessed intensified violent battles lately as the Syrian army advances against the rebels...

Aug 07 2016

German officials vow more checking of migrants after attacks

He was also known because of a previous drug misdemeanor, a police spokeswoman said. Three of the people injured were reported in serious condition. She said authorit...

Aug 07 2016

Police arrest teenage friend of Munich gunman

However, the police has not yet named the shooter who had dual German and Iranian nationality. The Afghan youth reportedly went to police voluntarily on Friday after th...

Aug 07 2016

United Nations asked to investigate North Korea missile tests

North Korea on Wednesday fired a ballistic missile into the sea off northern Japan, drawing an outraged response from Tokyo and ramping up already elevated tensions wi...

Aug 07 2016

Morrisey agrees with US Supreme Court on transgender bathroom ruling

Circuit Court of Appeals to overturn the three-judge panel's ruling , praised the stay in an email statement Wednesday. The Supreme Court's order Wednesday means...

Aug 07 2016

Modi To Launch PMO App At Mygov Anniversary Event

He said public opinion created through social media has played a huge role in the passage of key GST Bill in Pariament. The event will culminate with a Town Hall event ...

Aug 06 2016

Brain game could reduce dementia risk

Wouldn't it be great if years could go by with enduring benefits to the brain - most notably reduced rate of dementia - from having previously spent hours clicking a butt...

Aug 06 2016

2 babies born with Zika-related defects in California

Pregnant women are among almost four dozen cases of the Zika virus reported in Illinois, the Illinois Department of Public Health said Thursday. "The mosquito that sp...

Aug 06 2016

Pence brushes off question about GOP candidate endorsements

Trump's rebuke of Ryan put him at odds with vice presidential candidate Mike Pence, who told the Fox News Channel on Wednesday that he had a long friendship with Ryan and...

Aug 06 2016

Obama questions Russian commitment to peace in Syria

What started with peaceful protests has led to a shattering of an entire pretty advanced society", Obama said. It was delivered to Iran on pallets aboard an unmarked plan...

Aug 06 2016

Turkey issue warrant for US-based cleric, report says

Turkey is demanding that the United States return the self-exiled cleric Fethullah Gulen to Turkey to face trial. He is the first head of state to visit Turkey since the ...

Aug 06 2016

Deputies: Man accused in church shooting assaulted

It was there that Dylan Roof was assaulted in the shower by Dwayne Stafford . Stafford, a black inmate, initiated the attack on Roof at approximately 7:45 a.m., accor...

Aug 06 2016

Trump claims unity in his campaign

I said at our convention, I said, you know we nominated someone larger than life, known for charisma. "We need very strong leadership". "We need loyal people in this co...

Aug 06 2016

Pence Tries To Win Over Conservatives Despite Trump Gaffes

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has surged in every major public opinion poll since the Republican and Democratic conventions concluded. Concerned con...

Aug 06 2016

Trump acknowledges that footage he saw was not from Iran

It was a rare reversal for Trump, who has stood by inaccurate or unproven claims previously - insisting he'd seen videos of Muslim-Americans in New Jersey cheering the Se...

Aug 06 2016

Donald Trump admits mistake over Iran video

Immediately people began to wonder what he was talking about. "Right? It's a military tape; it's a tape that was a ideal angle, nice and steady, nobody getting nervous be...

Aug 06 2016

Hanna becomes first GOP congressman to say he's voting for Clinton

On financing infrastructure, "everyone agrees we need to do it", said Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo, a Democrat, during a panel last week held on the sidelines of the ...

Aug 06 2016

Ryan: My Trump Endorsement Is Not a 'Blank Check'

Matched up one-on-one, Clinton's lead grows to 17 points, 51% to 34%. Clinton's unfavorable ratings have also dropped, from 58 percent to 45 percent, with a correspondi...

Aug 06 2016

Pence breaks with Trump, endorses Ryan

If he gave me his endorsement, I'd be flattered by it. Trump and Ryan's opponent, Wisconsin businessman Paul Nehlen, have exchanged praise of each other. "I haven't ask...