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Hungary migrant referendum expected to be ruled invalid

Following its worst refugees crisis since World War II past year and the U.K.'s vote to leave the bloc, the European Union is now facing calls by Orban and his Polish ally Jaroslaw Kaczynski - who've both sparred with the bloc's leaders over democrat...

10 hurt in bomb attack near Istanbul police station

Initial reports suggested that five people were injured in the blast with one in a serious condition. Authorities initially suspected a vehicle bomb caused the explosion, but the city's mayor, Vasip ┼×ahin, said on Twitter the blast was caused by ...

Campaign Focus Shifts to Next Clinton-Trump Debate

Tuesday's 90-minute face-off between Pence, governor of IN, and Kaine, a US senator from Virginia, was the only debate between the vice presidential contenders before the election next month. "You guys love Russia", Kaine said in Tuesday's debate. ...

LA sheriff's sergeant killed answering burglary call

The deputy chased the gunman, who ran to Owen's radio auto, got in and tried to steal it. A Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant was shot and killed Wednesday while answering a burglary report and the suspected gunman was arrested after commandeer...

Polish government backs away from total abortion ban bid after mass demo

Women's rights in Poland are to be discussed by the European Parliament at its session on Wednesday, following a motion by the Socialists and Democrats group. Numerous demonstrations were also held in other towns. Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykow...

Blast at Syrian Wedding Hall Kills 14

A bombing attack tore through a high-profile wedding in the Kurdish-dominated city of Hasakeh, in northeastern Syria today, killing at least 22 people, and wounding as many as 90 others . The bomb completely destroyed the hospital's emergency ward ...

Diane James quits as UKIP leader after 18 days

But he said tonight that he would not return for "ten million dollars". A Ukip spokesman refused to confirm or deny whether Mrs James had stood down, but a senior source told MailOnline rumours of the resignation were "true". James resigned for per...

Trump losses may mean he didn't pay taxes for years

Democrats said Trump's almost $916 million loss in one year pokes holes in his claim to be a champion for working, tax-paying Americans. The filings showed a net loss of $915,729,293 in federal taxable income for the year - losses of a magnitude ...

Arsene Wenger Not Obsessed With Winning Send Off At Arsenal

The 2004 season was exceptional because you had everything. Pires still trains with the Arsenal first team every morning and has been made an ambassador for the club, so that he can keep the club's stature flying high. "I'm a little bit of a dreamer....

Islamic State laid mines kill 21 Syrian rebels

On 24 August, Turkey launched the Euphrates Shield operation with the main aim to prevent the Syrian Kurds from uniting their canton administrations into one federal zone. Airstrikes by the US-led coalition purportedly targeting the Takfiri terrori...

Defense Secretary Ash Carter: US to 'sharpen military edge' in Asia

Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines, in particular, are focused on the potential for ISIS fighters, squeezed by opposition forces in Iraq and Syria, to return home to the region. "It is very high on their agenda when they speak to us", the offici...

Tennessee stuns Georgia on final play

The last time the Volunteers were 5-0? Georgia out-gained Tennessee 186-yards to 165-yards, UGA picked up 13-first downs to UT's 9. on third down the Dawgs ran wild picking up 3-of-7 and went for it on fourth down once picking up the first.

India strikes: Pakistani cabinet reviews LoC situation

According to one of them, India could try to dissuade worldwide companies from conducting business in Pakistan. Local media reports from India suggest Pakistan-operated drones have been spotted near the border along with the movement of troops.

EU Nations Approve Ratification of Climate Change Pact

Environment Ministers of the bloc's 28 Member States reached an agreement earlier this afternoon, with the approval set to be forwarded to the European Parliament for its formal consent next week. "I warmly congratulate India for its climate leadersh...

At last Rahul Gandhi has something nice to say about Narendra Modi

Pakistan has done what no one else could do! Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Friday appreciated Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to launch surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads along Line of Control (LoC). Two Pakistani soldiers ...

Tennessee Guidance Counselor Talks Teen Out of School Shooting

The teen was taken into custody and charged with carrying and possession of a weapon on school property and communicating a threat concerning a school employee. "Sycamore Middle has been my home for nearly 19 years, and the safety of our school is a ...

Supreme Court says it will hear special education case

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in a case centering on what level of educational benefit public schools must provide children with disabilities under the IDEA. "The decision to impose a higher standard belongs to the legislatures", the s...

Everything You Need To Know About The Alfred Olango Case

Police in El Cajon, Calif., provided this image, which they say is a still from a bystander's cellphone video of the shooting of an unarmed black man on Tuesday. Davis urged residents to remain calm. At publication time, police had not been able to...

To Send 600 More Troops to Iraq

Although the Americans are not to participate directly in combat, they may in some cases move forward with Iraqi combat forces and could face IS attacks. Whether DAESH makes a final stand in Mosul or slips away to fight another day remains in questio...

US military in Afghanistan 'reviewing' claims its bomb killed 13 civilians

The media reported that United States military has aknoledged the allegations on civilian deaths. Hazrat Hussain Mashreqiwal, spokesman for the provincial police chief, said the airstrike had targeted Islamic State group loyalists. More than a do...

Health of former Israeli president Shimon Peres 'deteriorating'

However, a source close to Peres told AFP that the Israeli icon was now "fighting for his life", adding: "His health position is very, very hard". "His health position is very, very hard. There had been signs of improvement last week. The implant was...

Brissett steps in to help Patriots start 3-0

Brandon Marshall couldn't bear to watch the Patriots' 27-0 thrashing of the Texans on Thursday night through to the end. Brissett completed 11 of 19 passes for 103 yards, and rushed eight times for 48 yards and a touchdown without turning the ball ov...

United Nations says South Sudanese forces demanding bribes from those fleeing country

He added that his country isn't "a dumping place" for peacekeepers "who can't really help". Participants urged the Transitional Government of National Unity to cooperate fully and without further delay with the deployment of the UNMISS Regional Pro...

Republican Senators Push Changes in $38B Israel Aid Package

While the venue sounds casual, the agenda is not. The personal relationship between US President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is described as one of mutual loathing and yet, the disagreement over the Iran nuclear dea...

Forces Push Deeper Into Key IS-Held Northern Town

The official downplayed the seriousness of the incident, saying the shell would have been "militarily ineffective". Another US defence officials said the agent had "low purity" and was "poorly weaponised", according to CNN. "We train and equip for ...

GOP-led House panel finds former Clinton aide in contempt

Pagliano was uniquely qualified to provide testimony to help the committee better understand Secretary Clinton's use of a private email server". In blasting Pagliano for his decision not to comply with the committee's subpoena, Chaffetz suggested t...

Nigerian leader asks UN to help free abducted Chibok Girls

Some of the girls had escaped while 215 remain missing. He said the United Nations recognised the achievements of Buhari's administration against Boko Haram and urged that "human rights be upheld always to prevent a repeat of the scenario being w...

Walmart will give $2 million worth of bonuses to Maryland workers

The bonuses, which were based on stores' performances from May through July of this year, are part of an incentive plan created to reward workers, known as "associates", whose stores have met their performance and customer service goals. This year in...

Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around

Local and federal investigations are underway to determine whether criminal charges are warranted in the shooting or if Crutcher's civil rights were violated. Tulsa Police Sgt. Shane Tuell tells The Associated Press that officer Betty Shelby was...

Mall attacker was recent college student, security guard

Cloud area. Adan was a Somali refugee who moved to the United States when he was 3 months old, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune . Dahir Adan's family moved to the US 15 years ago and he lived in Fargo at one point. The man accused o...

Crude Oil Up on September 21 Due to Drop in Inventory Levels

Crude stockpiles decreased 6.2 million barrels last week, according to the Energy Information Administration . Analysts polled by Reuters had expected a build of 3.4 million barrels. U.S. crude imports rose last week by 77,000 barrels per day, altho...

UEFA presidential election: Michel Platini says "conscience is clear"

There have been widespread complaints about the changes to the Champions League policies agreed to by UEFA and the European Club Association. Platini was suspended over his dealings with former FIFA boss Sepp Blatter during the scandal which rock...

Draw leaves Real Madrid 1 win short of Liga win record

Real already lead both of those teams by three and four points, respectively, but will very disappointed if they can't extend the gap to at least one of those teams today. Ronaldo was unable to apply the final touch to Carvajal's unsafe ball across t...

Turkey's Erdogan Urges World To Act Against US-Based Gulen

Turkey has fired nearly 28,000 teachers and suspended more than 9,000 others for suspected links to the failed July coup and Kurdish militants, deputy Prime Minister Nurettin Canikli said Monday. "We have been patient". Turkey is said to be among...

Donald Trump Proposes Nationwide Use of Stop-And-Frisk

Betts, a distributor of hair products, said he is registered to vote as an independent and that he attended the town hall because he was curious about what Trump would say to try to win over black voters. When an audience member asked Trump for his...

Syria Conflict: US 'Outraged' Over Aid Convoy Attack

General Assembly. Getting aid to areas cut off by fighting has been a growing concern for humanitarian agencies - with trucks destined for eastern Aleppo, where an estimated 250,000 civilians have been short of food, medicine and water, prevented f...

Amal Clooney discusses effort to legally fight Islamic State

The woman, 23-year-old Nadia Murad , says she was raped and she prayed for death while in captivity. In August 2014, Murad was living with her family in northern Iraq as a student and aspiring history teacher when ISIS fighters entered their town,...

State of emergency declared for Pawnee County

Four companies have 55 percent of the quake insurance market in the state, the agency said earlier this year. The quake, which struck 14 km (9 miles) northwest of Pawnee in north-central Oklahoma at 7:02 a.m. Since the initial quake at approxim...

No Injuries in Seaside Park; Device Was Reportedly Pipe Bomb - Probe Underway

Cops cleared thousands from the surrounding area and used dogs on the boardwalk and beach area to make sure it was safe. The third annual Semper Five race, the proceeds from which go to help US Marines, was slotted to start at 9:00am on Saturday,...

EU chief says start of Brexit talks "likely" early next year

The Council President stated that when he recently met with UK Prime Minister Theresa May, she told him that it was "almost impossible" for her country to trigger Article 50 this year. "You can't just pick out the best items that suit you", he said...

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Trump challenges Secretary of State to IQ test after 'moron' dig

Tuesday afternoon, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump's comment was simply a joke. Defense Secretary James Mattis and Chief of Staff John Kelly were reported ...

Panamagate: Nawaz Sharif to be indicted on Oct 13

On the previous hearing the court had issued non-bailable arrest warrants against them yet they skipped the hearing on Monday. An Accountability Court in Islamabad will announc...

EPA head will sign rule to roll back CPP

When reports of the EPA's planned move began to be reported over the weekend, Environmental Defense Fund President Fred Krupp said repealing the plan without replacing it wit...

Myanmar crisis: Rohingya militants say unilateral truce to end on October 9

Asked for comments, a government spokesperson said: "We have no policy to negotiate with terrorists". The refugee crisis erupted after ARSA raids on Myanmar police posts on Augus...

Several people hurt after vehicle mounts pavement outside London's National History Museum

Most people caught up in the crash were treated for leg and head injuries, the London Ambulance Service said. A man has been arrested after a vehicle ploughed into pedestria...

Turkish troops prepare to enter Idlib province, Syria

The Turkish president said the major offensive was the follow-up of the so-called Euphrates Shield Operation in northern Syria, which was launched in August a year ago without gra...

Russian airstrikes kill 120 IS militants, 60 mercenaries in Syria

The US military base in al-Tanf protected by a "human shield" consisting of Syrian refugees has turned into a "black hole" on the Syrian-Jordanian state border from where mobile ...

TV Journalist Says Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her

According to Sivan, the incident took place at Cafe Socialista , a Cuban-themed club and restaurant that Weinstein had invested in at the time . In response to that article,...

Pakistan FM: US claims against Pakistan 'hollow allegations'

His meeting with the United States (US) Vice President Mark Pence, who indicated the desire to remain engaged with Pakistan, also signifies a sort of climb-down by US from the posi...

Andres Iniesta: Barcelona captain signs lifetime contract

Iniesta's Barca and Spain team-mate Gerard Pique has been a controversial figure of late, with the defender attracting jeers from supporters at a recent global training session fo...

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Five injured in suspected terrorism in Edmonton

Five injured in suspected terrorism in Edmonton

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responded to the attacks with an official statement . "I didn't do anything, and I drove", she said. "While the investigation continues, early re...

Mark Kelly on Politicizing Las Vegas Shooting: 'If Not Now, When?'

Mark Kelly on Politicizing Las Vegas Shooting: 'If Not Now, When?'

Republicans familiar with the bill's prospects in the House said the legislation was already facing unease from moderate Republicans, and Sunday's violence only made its quick pass...

Many speak out on gun violence following Las Vegas shooting

Many speak out on gun violence following Las Vegas shooting

He urged Congress to create a committee to investigate gun violence, draft bipartisan legislation requiring background checks for all gun sales and to further regulate sales of ass...

Mehbooba expresses anguish over killing of children in Pak shelling

Mehbooba expresses anguish over killing of children in Pak shelling

It is also undeniable that the past 70 years have proven that bilateral India-Pakistan negotiations to resolve Kashmir conflict are simply charades that achieve nothing but more st...

Amiens stadium barrier collapses, 29 remain in hospital

Amiens stadium barrier collapses, 29 remain in hospital

Lille had opened the scoring in the 15th minute and fans behind the goal had surged forward to celebrate when the fence collapsed under the pressure, spilling fans onto the field ...