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Zimbabwe police fire tear gas, beat
Yahoo NewsZimbabwe police fire tear gas, beat anti-Mugabe marchers: AFPYahoo NewsHarare (AFP) - Riot police in Zimbabwe fired tear gas, beat up several people and blocked off the site of an opposition demonstration on Friday, an AFP correspondent said, the latest in a string of protests to hit the country. The rally -- which was ...Zimbabwe police battle anti-government protesters in capitalWashington PostZimbabwe Opposition Converges on Harare Demanding Electoral ReformsNewsweekZimbabwe anti-Mugabe protest: Police fire tear gasBBC NewsBloomberg -ITV News -Reuters UK -The Conversation UKall 257 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:27 am
Prosecutors in Oscar Pistorius Case Lose Bid
New York TimesProsecutors in Oscar Pistorius Case Lose Bid to Appeal 6-Year SentenceNew York TimesJudge Thokozile Matilda Masipa at the High Court in Pretoria on Friday. Last month, she gave Mr. Pistorius a six-year term, far shorter than the 15-year minimum sought by prosecutors. Credit Pool photo by Themba Hadebe. A judge in South Africa refused ...South African judge denies appeal for harsher Oscar Pistorius sentenceUSA TODAYPistorius prosecutors lose appeal for harsher sentenceCNNOscar Pistorius: Bid to challenge six-year jail term failsBBC NewsReuters -International Business Times -Yahoo Sports -Daily Mailall 88 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:21 am
Italy earthquake: Rescuer describes joy of
CNNItaly earthquake: Rescuer describes joy of pulling girl alive from rubbleCNNAre you in Italy? Are you affected by the earthquake? If it's safe for you to do so, WhatsApp us on +44 7435 939 154 to share your photos, experiences and video. Please tag #CNNiReport in your message. Amatrice, Italy (CNN) A firefighter who pulled an ...Italy quake death toll hits 267, state funeral plannedYahoo NewsAP News in Brief at 6:04 am EDTWashington PostItaly quake: Those who lost their livesBBC NewsWall Street Journal -NBCNews.com -ABC News -Quartzall 430 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:14 am
Saudi Arabia Seen Undeterred by Potential
BloombergSaudi Arabia Seen Undeterred by Potential Fed Hike to Sell BondBloombergSaudi Arabia will probably push ahead with the sale of at least $10 billion of bonds even if the U.S. raises interest rates next month, spurred on by demand for emerging-market assets that may leave enough room for other Gulf states to follow. The ...Why US, Britain are key to ending Yemen horrorCNNKerry Calls for a Unity Government in Yemen to End FightingWall Street JournalKerry: More 'work to do' in avoiding civilian casualties in YemenThe HillVoice of America -Business Insider -Fox News -The National Interest Onlineall 193 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:52 am
Philippine rebels agree to indefinite
Washington PostPhilippine rebels agree to indefinite cease-fireWashington PostOSLO, Norway — Philippine communist rebels announced an indefinite cease-fire Friday in peace talks aimed at ending one of Asia's longest-running insurgencies. The Maoist rebels announced their agreement to put down their arms in a joint statement ...Philippine government, communist rebels sign 'indefinite truce' in Norwaygulfnews.comPhilippine government, communist rebels sign ceasefire dealReuters UKPH, NDF to resume talks, silence ...RapplerBusiness Standard -Metro.us -Minda News -Newsdayall 53 news articles »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:12 am
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Behind university's 'trigger warning' letter
The University of Chicago's dean says the firestorm over a letter to freshmen was somewhat the point.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:47 am
French court initially rules to suspend
The Conseil d'Etat gave the ruling after a human rights group said the ban contravenes with civil liberties.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:21 am
Obama race relations legacy seen as mixed
As the presidential candidates attack each other over racial politics, black leaders say Obama's record looks mixed.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:07 am
Dangerous humanitarian mission in Iraq
A team made up mostly of Kurdish civilians is tasked with clearing explosive devices before displaced Iraqi residents can return to their homes.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 2:00 am
Controversial rape case judge requests
Aaron Persky, criticized for a lenient sentence for a former Stanford swimmer, will no longer hear criminal matters.
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 9:09 pm
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What are teens vaping? Some experts are
E-cigarette flavors may appeal to teens more than nicotine, researchers say. Health officials warn that electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices are poisoning kids with nicotine. But new research suggests that most teens aren’t vaping nicotine at ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:43 am
Italy Earthquake: Death Toll Climbs to 267
The first funerals for victims of Italy's disastrous earthquake were held Friday as rescuers continued to pick through rubble in hope of finding survivors. More than 900 aftershocks have followed Wednesday's powerful temblor, sending up clouds of dust and ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:42 am
Judge in Stanford sex assault case to stop
The California judge who faced public scrutiny and a recall effort over his decision to hand down a six-month sentence to a Stanford University swimmer in a highly publicized sexual assault case has opted out of presiding over criminal cases. Santa Clara ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:41 am
Parents of ISIS hostage: Obama never donated
Despite promising the parents of Islamic State hostage victim Kayla Mueller he would donate to a foundation set up in her name, President Obama still has not contributed to the group – 17 months later. ABC News first reported on the president’s ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:39 am
Suspect in 1983 murders may be living as a
A man suspected of killing his male and female lovers in 1983 may be living as a woman in Los Angeles, Michigan investigators said Thursday. John Kelly Gentry Jr. has not been heard from since May 1983, when he sent postcards from Southern California to a ...
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 1:38 am
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Evacuation of Syrian city Darayya begins
The rebel-held city of Darayya is being evacuated by government forces after the last rebel fighters agreed to hand over their weapons and leave.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:35 am
No hiding
During her year of breast cancer, Sydney woman Alison Habbal occupied hours of nausea and exhaustion by planning for her post-sickness rebirth.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:34 am
France burkini: Highest court suspends ban
France's highest administrative court suspends a ban on controversial full-body "burkini" swimsuits in a town on the Mediterranean coast.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:29 am
Ultra marathon runner's reunion with stray
Their story had already captured hearts across the world - the marathon runner and the stray dog that stuck by his side through a gruelling desert race in China.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:26 am
Sarah Palin warns Donald Trump on
Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin warns Republican Donald Trump of "massive disappointment" if he backs down on his plan to deport undocumented immigrants.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:01 am
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Clinton aims to reframe 2016 debate
The speech that Hillary Clinton delivered on Thursday was the one that many Democrats had been waiting for.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:31 am
Trump to Anderson Cooper: 'Bad dudes' are
In an exclusive interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper, Donald Trump talked about his plan to build a wall and said he will remove all of "the bad dudes" when he takes office.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:26 am
French court suspends burkini bans
French mayors do not have the right to ban burkinis, the French Council of State ruled Friday, suspending the bans already in place in a number of French cities and towns.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:46 am
Yellen says Fed rate hike odds are stronger
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled in a speech in Jackson, Wyoming, that an interest rate increase could be on the horizon.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:14 am
Uber is bleeding money
Uber may be the most valuable privately held company in the world, but that doesn't mean it's making money.
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 12:13 pm
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Teen finds fortune, heartbreak in sneakers
Dominick Ruiz capitalizes on the sneakerheads trend, today's baseball card market.       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 5:52 am
Theologian finds silver lining in election
The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission held its annual conference in Nashville.       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:28 am
Hillary Clinton defends Clinton Foundation,
“My work as secretary of State was not influenced by any outside forces," Clinton said.       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:23 am
7 smart gadgets to make your dog a connected
Technology: unleashed       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 4:23 am
FDA recommends screening all blood donations
The Food and Drug Administration Friday recommended expanding the screening process for all blood donations in the U.S.       
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 3:50 am
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The Plain-Jane Hamptons
The boldface, gilt-edge Hamptons are to the east of the Shinnecock Canal. But some buyers are refusing to cross over.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:23 am
Police in Zimbabwe Hit Protesters With
Despite a last-minute court order allowing a demonstration, the police used violent means to disperse hundreds protesting against President Robert Mugabe.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:46 am
Yellen Sees Stronger Case for Interest Rate
The Federal Reserve chief, in a speech, pointed to gains in the job market and economic outlook. But the Fed is not expected to act before December.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:38 am
Resignations at the Bronx Museum, Protesting
Two top executives, along with other board members, are leaving, saying projects with Cuba betray the institution’s local mission.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:37 am
Court Suspends ‘Burkini’ Ban in French
The court ruled that the prohibition in Villeneuve-Loubet violated civil liberties, in a warning that could affect other communities that have banned the swimwear.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:58 am
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Fed's Yellen says case for interest rate
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - The case for a U.S. interest rate hike has strengthened in recent months because of improvements in the labor market and expectations for solid economic growth, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Friday.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:08 am
Italy quake death toll hits 268, state
PESCARA DEL TRONTO, Italy (Reuters) - Hopes of finding more survivors from Italy's powerful earthquake faded on Friday, with the death toll rising to 268 and the rescue operation in some of the stricken areas called off.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:06 am
Turkey signals no quick end to Syria
ISTANBUL/KARKAMIS, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkish forces will remain in Syria for as long as it takes to cleanse the border of Islamic State and other militants, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Friday, after a truck bombing by Kurdish insurgents killed at least 11 police officers.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:47 am
Bolivian miners lift roadblock after
LA PAZ (Reuters) - Bolivian miners lifted the roadblock where violent protests had taken place this week, a day after a government deputy minister was beaten to death, with President Evo Morales calling Friday a day of "deep pain" for the country.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:21 am
Obama's judges leave liberal imprint on U.S.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When President Barack Obama entered the White House in 2009, the federal appeals court based in Virginia was known as one of the most conservative benches in the country.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:15 am
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‘So senseless’: Nuns found murdered in
Two Catholic nuns who worked as nurses helping the poor in rural Mississippi were stabbed to death in their home. While authorities suspect robbery, the community is devastated by the loss. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:42 am
‘Terminators’ will be built by our
The future of war will involve autonomous robots instead of humans, according to Air Force General and Vice Chair of the Joint of Chiefs of Staff Paul Selva, who warned enemies could build “Terminator”-like machines to fight in battlefields. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:20 am
British bacon hogged by China as pork
Pork prices are soaring because China is taking advantage of the weak post-Brexit pound to buy up tons of British bacon. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:19 am
10 injured after Orlando mall shoppers
Ten people were injured at a mall in Orlando, Florida, after shoppers mistook the sound of popping balloons for gunshots. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:11 am
Grindr scandal prompts Irish priest school
Stricter rules are being introduced for trainee priests in Ireland, including mandatory evening prayers and supervised meals, after it emerged a number of priests were hooking up through gay dating app Grindr. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:08 am
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Syria: Aid convoys enter Daraya after deal
First buses of evacuees leave besieged Damascus suburb, as rebels prepare to cede control of area to government forces.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:50 am
Turkey coup attempt: Human rights v
Does the West deem only itself worthy of values, or is it stuck in the racist class society of Athenian democracy?
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:47 am
Top French court temporarily suspends
Suspension of 'illegal ban' is temporary until court takes more time to issue definitive ruling.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:30 am
Deadly bomb attack hits police HQ in
Eleven police officers killed and scores wounded in the town of Cizre close to the Syrian border, officials say.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:16 am
Zimbabwe police teargas anti-Mugabe
Zimbabwe police beat up protesters and block off the site of an opposition rally in Harare, despite high court backing.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:12 am
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Parent burned in school blast
BREAKING: A woman has been taken to hospital with burns after a barbecue mishap led to reports of an explosion at a school on the NSW Central Coast.
Posted on 31 March 2016 | 7:43 pm
World’s major cities on high alert
NEW York, London, Paris and other major world capitals are on high alert and security has been ramped up big time in the wake of the attacks.
Posted on 22 March 2016 | 12:57 pm
Five dead in ambush-style massacre
POLICE are hunting two suspects after gunmen allegedly opened fire at a Pittsburgh backyard party, killing five and injuring several others.
Posted on 9 March 2016 | 9:41 pm
Rats in the ranks, chasing the PM's tail?
A DAY after announcing police will investigate a leak of classified defence documents, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull watched a game of rats and rabbits.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
SA woman charged after corruption probe
AN investigation by South Australia's corruption watchdog has led to the arrest of an Adelaide woman charged with deception offences.
Posted on 2 March 2016 | 5:21 pm
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Burkini ban ruled illegal in France -
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:58 am
Everything you need to know about London's
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:56 am
FTSE 100 rises as Janet Yellen says case for
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:54 am
When is X Factor 2016, who are the judges
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:54 am
Everything you need to know about the 2016
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 8:43 am
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Myanmar earthquake: Japan, China and UN
The UN, along with Japan and China, have offered to help restore dozens of damaged structures in Myanmar following Wednesday large earthquake.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:32 am
Ride-hailing firm Uber reportedly records
Ride-hailing giant Uber lost more than 1.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 7:28 am
Burkini ban suspended by top French court
A ban on full-body burkini swimsuits that has outraged Muslims was suspended by France’s highest administrative court on Friday, pending a definitive ruling.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:39 am
US: EpiPen costs to be slashed for some
Under mounting pressure, pharmaceutical company Mylan says it will slash the costs of emergency EpiPens for some patients in the US.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:36 am
Al-Shabaab kill ten in Mogadishu restaurant
Al-Shabaab militants have killed ten people in a car bomb attack in Somalia.
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 6:28 am
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British Gas owner posts huge profits
British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Warsi cleared of expenses fiddle
The Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 6:12 am
Bo's wife charged with murder of British
The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:49 am
Olympics kicks off with flag gaffe
Olympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:11 am
Police numbers drop to lowest level in 9
The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:03 am