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Islamic State claims suicide bombing at
Hindustan TimesIslamic State claims suicide bombing at Iraqi weddingReutersBAGHDAD Islamic State has claimed a suicide bombing that killed at least 15 people and injured 16 at a wedding party near the holy Shi'ite city of Kerbala late on Sunday. Five assailants including the suicide bomber attacked the celebration in Ain al ...Suicide attack kills 18 in Iraq oasis townYahoo NewsSuicide Bomber Strikes Wedding in Iraq, Kills 15New York TimesMonday morning roundupAsbury Park PressWall Street Journal -Voice of America -WPTZ -Aljazeera.comall 41 news articles »
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:49 am
Suicide Attack Kills Scores of Military
New York TimesSuicide Attack Kills Scores of Military Recruits in Aden, YemenNew York TimesThe scene of the car bombing in Aden, Yemen, on Monday. The Islamic State called the attack a “martyrdom operation,” and it said that “around 60 people” had been killed. Credit Fawaz Salman/Reuters. CAIRO — A powerful car bomb rocked the southern ...54 Dead in Yemen Suicide BombDaily BeastSuicide bomber kills 54 in Yemen attack: health ministryReutersSuicide Bombing In Yemen Kills At Least 45; Attack Claimed By Islamic StateNPRWashington Post -CNN -BBC Newsall 95 news articles »
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:33 am
Prosecutors: Brussels Attack Probably Arson,
CBC.caProsecutors: Brussels Attack Probably Arson, Not a BombNew York TimesBRUSSELS — The Brussels prosecutor is dismissing reports that a bomb exploded early Monday outside Belgium's criminal institute, describing the incident as more likely an arson attack designed to destroy criminal evidence. Officials told a news ...Five people detained over fire at Brussels criminology instituteReutersBrussels Criminology Institute Struck by ArsonWall Street JournalFire at Brussels Crime Lab Likely Carried Out to Destroy Evidence: PoliceNewsweekBusiness Insider -Breitbart News -Daily Mail -Financial Timesall 120 news articles »
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:16 am
Lightning strike kills 323 wild reindeer in
Fox NewsLightning strike kills 323 wild reindeer in NorwayFox NewsMore than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lighting in central Norway in what wildlife officials are calling an unusually large natural disaster. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie images showing a jumble of reindeer carcasses ...Lightning strike kills 323 reindeer in NorwayThe VergeFreak lighting bolts kill 300 reindeer in reindeer killed by lightning strikes in NorwayRTE.ieBelfast Telegraph -The Straits Times -WSYM-TV -Scottish Daily Recordall 21 news articles »
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:15 am
Indonesian church attacker 'obsessed with IS
Yahoo NewsIndonesian church attacker 'obsessed with IS leader'Yahoo NewsMedan (Indonesia) (AFP) - An Indonesian teenager who stabbed a priest in a church and tried to set off a homemade bomb was obsessed with the Islamic State (IS) group leader, a minister said Monday. The 17-year-old attempted Sunday to set off the crude, ...Indonesian church attacker 'obsessed' with Islamic State leader - senior m...ReutersISIS-inspired attacker's bid to bomb Indonesian church fizzles out — literallyWashington PostA Suicide Bomber Tried to Attack a Church in Indonesia, but His Vest Failed to DetonateTIMEThe Boston Globe -New York Post -Fox News -Belfast Telegraphall 85 news articles »
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:51 am
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White House objects to QB's anthem views
Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit during the national anthem is objectionable but within his rights, the White House says.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:55 pm
Facebook makes changes after accusations
The social media giant revamps its popular "Trending" section to lessen the influence of humans.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:10 pm
Gary Johnson: I will qualify for a debate
The Libertarian presidential candidate needs to reach at least 15 percent in an average of five national polls.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:51 pm
Traffic deaths take an uncharacteristic
More than 35,000 people died in U.S. crashes last year, a 7 percent increase that runs counter to a five-decade trend of declining fatalities.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:25 pm
Giuliani on Beyoncé VMA routine: 'It’s a
The ex-NYC mayor rips the singer again, this time for her visual composition about gun violence against black people.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 11:41 am
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Gene Wilder Dies at 83; Star of ‘Willy
Gene Wilder, who established himself as one of America’s foremost comic actors with his delightfully neurotic performances in three films directed by Mel Brooks, his eccentric star turn in the family classic “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory ...
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 8:56 am
SF police union rips Kaeperinick, citing
The San Francisco police officers’ union on Monday ripped Colin Kaepernick’s statements about police brutality, saying the Niners quarterback’s comments on race and policing after he declined to stand for the national anthem showed not just “an ...
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 8:56 am
2 slain nuns remembered for helping the
DURANT, Miss. (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a cathedral in Mississippi's capital city on Monday to remember two nuns who spent decades helping the needy and were found stabbed to death last week in their home in one of the poorest counties of the state.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 8:54 am
Two Chicago Brothers On Parole Charged In
Chicago police on Sunday said they have arrested two brothers and charged them with the fatal shooting of basketball star Dwyane Wade’s cousin as she pushed a baby in a stroller, a murder that has stunned a city plagued by a surge in gang-related violence.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 8:52 am
BIAS ALERT: CNN scrubs 'Crooked' from Trump
CNN ensured a Sunday night Donald Trump statement about Hillary Clinton wasn’t “crooked” – but that might be the entire problem for the news network. A tweet from the Republican presidential candidate appeared to be edited and scrubbed of the word ...
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 8:50 am
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Apple facing record bill for Irish tax
Apple could be ordered to pay billions of euros in back taxes in the Republic of Ireland under a European Union ruling expected on Tuesday.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:50 pm
Thousands of migrants rescued off Libya
About 6,500 migrants are rescued in a series of 40 co-ordinated operations off the coast of Libya, the Italian coast guard says.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:18 pm
A look back at actor Gene Wilder's life
The BBC's Nick Higham looks back at the career of actor Gene Wilder, who has died at the age of 83.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:16 pm
Wayne Rooney stays as England captain under
New England manager Sam Allardyce says retaining Manchester United's Wayne Rooney as captain was an "easy decision" to make.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:03 pm
Joe Hart: Man City keeper to have Torino
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart leaves England training to have a medical at Torino with a loan move edging closer.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:56 pm
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India's tourist advice: Don't wear skirts
India's tourism minister is furiously backpedaling after suggesting that women who visit India shouldn't wear skirts for their own safety.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:36 pm
Turkish warplanes wallop Syria, Iraq targets
Turkish warplanes extended the country's cross-border military operations on Monday, slamming ISIS strongholds in Syria and pounding Kurdish militants in Iraq, state-run Anadolu Agency reported.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:31 pm
Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka,' dead at
Gene Wilder, who brought a wild-eyed desperation to a series of memorable and iconic comedy roles in the 1970s and 1980s, has died, his lawyer, Eric Weissmann, said.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:58 pm
Weiner and Abedin separating after new
Former Rep. Anthony Weiner, who torpedoed his own political career five years ago with a sexting scandal and whose wife is Hillary Clinton's closest adviser, has deleted his Twitter account after allegedly sending sexually suggestive photos again.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:14 pm
Wilder: I love acting, hate show business
In an interview with Larry King in 2002, Gene Wilder explained that as much as he loves acting and art, he hates show business.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:13 pm
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Mylan offers generic EpiPen: What's the
When it comes to taking medication, many people walk into their doctor’s office with a brand of medication in mind.       
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 5:02 am
Huma Abedin says she's leaving Anthony
Top Clinton aide announced she will be separating from her husband after another sexting scandal.       
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 4:39 am
More than 300 reindeer killed by lightning
Reindeer often huddle together during bad weather, which is likely why so many were killed during the storm, according to the Norwegian Envi...       
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:29 am
Tropical depressions take aim at East, Gulf
Two separate tropical systems threaten both the East and Gulf Coasts as Labor Day weekend nears.       
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:34 am
Rahm Emanuel dismisses Trump comments on
Mayor says Trump is not interested in Chicago       
Posted on 28 August 2016 | 11:48 pm
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Take a Number: Stuck in Traffic, Polluting
According to a study, pollution levels in vehicles at red lights or in traffic jams are up to 40 percent higher than when traffic is moving.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:15 pm
Once a Qaeda Recruiter, Now a Voice Against
In a new effort to counter the lure of terrorism, a former American jihadist is moving into the public sphere to research the ideology he once spread.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:04 pm
Gene Wilder Dies at 83; Star of ‘Willy
Mr. Wilder’s neurotic comic persona added a special edge to numerous hits, like “Blazing Saddles,” “Stir Crazy” and “The Producers.”
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:15 pm
Israel Joins Bikini Fray, Ordering Concert
In a twist on the French debate over the full-body burkini worn by some Muslim women, Israel is insisting on modest dress by performers at government-sponsored events.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:41 pm
Anthony Weiner’s Latest Sexting Scandal:
The wife of the former congressman from New York announced their separation in the wake of reports he had exchanged sexual messages with a woman last year
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:21 pm
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Oreo cookie maker Mondelez abandons bid for
(Reuters) - Mondelez International Inc said it was "no longer pursuing" the acquisition of Hershey Co , a month after the Pennsylvania Attorney General's office unveiled the terms of a reform deal with the trust that controls Hershey.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:36 pm
Mylan to launch generic EpiPen at half the
(Reuters) - Mylan NV said it would launch the first generic version of its allergy auto-injector EpiPen for $300, half the price of the branded product, the drugmaker's second step in less than a week to counter the backlash over the product's steep price.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:39 pm
Exclusive: Six senators urge Obama to
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Six U.S. senators have urged President Barack Obama to prioritize cyber crime at a this weekend's G20 summit in China in the wake of the $81-million heist from Bangladesh's central bank, according to a letter obtained by Reuters.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:43 pm
Libyan forces say Islamic State beaten back
SIRTE, Libya (Reuters) - Libyan forces said they captured a residential neighborhood in central Sirte from Islamic State on Monday, leaving just one district of the city still occupied by the militants.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:18 pm
Turkish forces deepen push into Syria, draw
BEIRUT/KARKAMIS, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkish-backed forces pushed deeper into northern Syria on Monday and drew a rebuke from NATO ally the United States, which said it was concerned the battle for territory had shifted away from targeting Islamic State.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:10 pm
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Pharma company Insys marketed opioid drug at
In a lawsuit filed by the state of Illinois, Insys Therapeutics Inc. has been accused of deceptive marketing practices involving a cancer drug and using "sham" speaking events to target doctors known to frequently prescribe opioid drugs. Read Full Article at
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:57 pm
German police probe vandalism & hatred
Unknown vandals have bricked up a door leading to a mosque in a small town in northeastern Germany, also putting up stickers bearing racist messages on the makeshift wall. Read Full Article at
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 3:44 pm
Butterfingers contractor shuts down 911
The US capital went without reliable access to emergency first responders for two hours, leaving many fearing a nefarious hack from abroad. It was a false alarm though – it turned out that a contractor had simply pushed the wrong button. Read Full Article at
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:45 pm
Russian Paralympics team to miss 2018 games
The Russian Paralympics team will miss the 2018 Games in South Korea’s Pyeongchang due to a ban on athletes implemented prior to the Rio Olympics and the suspension of the country’s membership of the International Paralympics Committee (IPC) Read Full Article at
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:08 pm
Dramatic viral combat photo from eastern
A recent combat picture, supposedly taken in Ukraine’s war-ravaged east by a Ministry of Defense adviser, who was recently dismissed from his duties, has been unveiled as “fake” following a public outcry. A prominent Ukrainian war photographer explains why. Read Full Article at
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:06 pm
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Scores killed in ISIL-claimed suicide
Gathering of new recruits in northern Aden targeted by ISIL attacker, with at least 54 reportedly killed.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:48 pm
Turkish-backed Syrian rebels advance towards
FSA fighters head towards northern Syrian city recently captured by the YPG, as the US tells all sides to stand down.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:09 pm
Indian minister advises tourists to 'not
After heavy criticism, tourism minister backtracks on earlier remarks, saying he was referring only to religious sites.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 2:03 pm
French minister summons Muslim leaders to
France to set up educational projects to reach out to young Muslims and build mosques with French speaking preachers.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:41 pm
Philippine soldiers killed in clashes with
Twelve soldiers were killed in fierce clashes with the armed group on the southern island of Jolo.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:41 pm
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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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Around 6,500 migrants rescued off Libya
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 4:16 pm
Gene Wilder dies age 83 - reaction and
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 4:15 pm
August set to become hottest on record as
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 4:11 pm
Deloitte payouts to partners rise as
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 4:01 pm
Bafta boss attacks 'tsunami of TV nostalgia'
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 4:01 pm
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'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dies aged 83
Actor Gene Wilder – best known for his role in the film “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” – has died, aged 83, according to a family statement.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:20 pm
Philippines police turn to puppets in the
Police in the Philippines have turned to puppets in a bid to warn school children about the dangers of drug use.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:17 pm
Tunisia's new PM says economy and fighting
Tunisia’s new prime minister Youssef Chahed says boosting the economy and fighting terrorism are his priorities, as the country’s unity government officially takes…
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 1:16 pm
Former LA Dodgers owner to buy Olympique de
French first division side Marseille is set to be taken over by a new owner.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:36 pm
Death toll from Italy's earthquake tops 290
Almost a week after a devastating earthquake hit central Italy, emergency workers continue to recover the dead.
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 12:06 pm
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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