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Aug 14 2016

Smith: 'Futile' to serve in Corbyn shadow cabinet

Mr Smith told him "I would absolutely want you to be in the shadow cabinet if I was leader". "You could not fulfil the task of working with your colleagues". Mr Smith w...

Aug 14 2016

Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey has his conviction overturned

U.S. Magistrate William Duffin overturned Brendan Dassey's conviction and ordered him freed within 90 days unless prosecutors decide to retry him. Stachowski heard news...

Aug 14 2016

Muslim imam killed, second man wounded in NY shooting

Police said the lone gunman wasn't captured but pointed to robbery as the preliminary motivation for the shooting, NBC 4 reports. After the shooting a crowd of angry ...

Aug 14 2016

Five injured in apparent lightning strike in Poughkeepsie

City of Poughkeepsie Police, City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department, Fairview Fire District, Arlington Fire District and Mobile Life Support Services responded to the scene...

Aug 13 2016

Thailand Resort Bombings Related to Insurgency in Country's South

The explosions were reported close to the clock tower in the centre. Thai police have blamed local sabotage for the series of bomb and arson attacks in five southern pr...

Aug 13 2016

Donald Trump: I meant that Obama founded ISIS, literally

The problem is, he repeated the claim numerous times , and even clarified his position, rejecting an offer by radio host Hugh Hewitt to dial back his comments. "ISIS gai...

Aug 13 2016

Fiji wins rugby sevens for nation's first Olympic gold

Dan Norton scored the lone try for Great Britain. A group of burly Fijian rugby players gather in a circle, eyes shut tight, heads thrown back and tears streaming down ...

Aug 13 2016

Protests in Ferguson on Anniversary of Brown's Death

A witness claimed that the shots were targeting the white vehicle that hit the young man. As Brown fled the scene, Wilson fired 12 shots at him. Though, much in keepi...

Aug 13 2016

Irish brothers share winning strategy for Olympic final

It's the first medal for team Ireland at the Rio Games, and our first ever Olympic medal in the rowing event. They came sixth in a competitive lightweight double sculls...

Aug 13 2016

All-party meeting on Kashmir a strong message to Pakistan

Journalist Muneeb Ul Haq, who published a popular community newspaper Varmul Post in north Kashmir, said the Pakistani flag being hoisted is no news now, as it has beco...

Aug 13 2016

Lynch meets with police after vigil for 3 slain officers

On the day we lost him, his last message to his wife was, "I love you.' His last gift to this city was the gift of his bravery and compassion, as he thought only of other...

Aug 13 2016

Eli Manning won't play tonight in Giants' preseason opener

Behind Manning on the depth chart, Nassib has played in five games over his first three seasons, completing nine of his 10 pass attempts. Most of the others are sitting s...

Aug 13 2016

What Clinton and Trump would do for parents

In a speech at a MI manufacturing plant on Thursday, the Democratic presidential nominee sought to draw a stark contrast between her plans for the economy, which she ar...

Aug 13 2016

US seeks to ease Chinese anger over missile defense plans

Ms Power said the United States agreement with South Korea to deploy the missile defence system, known as Terminal High Altitude Area Defence or Thaad, was "purely defe...

Aug 13 2016

Backups Lead Jets to 17-13 win as Bortles, Jags Start Fast

Unfortunately, they had some failures, as well as some "work in progress moments". Lee didn't start on defense, but he replaced Erin Henderson in the first quarter and ...

Aug 13 2016

Alberta dad of terror suspect speaks about his son

The Canadian police worked frantically to find out who was behind it after they were given a clue from the Federal Bureau of Investigation. In tiny Strathroy, a neighbo...

Aug 13 2016

Wild fires spread in southern France, four firemen injured

In southern France , more than 1,000 people were evacuated in several towns, notably Vitrolles , about 25 kilometres (15 miles) north of Marseille where some homes we...

Aug 13 2016

Garoppolo Solid in Preseason Opener

Saints running back Mark Ingram had an early fumble, but also had two 1-yard touchdown runs in an extended night that saw him play most of the first half. - A.J. Derby,...

Aug 13 2016

Fox gets bronze in K1 canoe slalom

Fox and the Australian team had the chance to protest the decision - based on the fact she made contact with the penultimate gate on the course. When she crossed the li...

Aug 13 2016

Rebels 'Take City Of Manbij From IS In Syria'

The Syria Democratic Forces, with air support from a USA -led coalition, said last week they had taken nearly complete control of Manbij , where a small number of Daesh ...