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Sep 25 2016

Gabon Opposition Candidate Decries High Court Ruling

President Bongo says he is now seeking to form a new government. "I have to say that it is rare that the choice of reversal (of the vote results) is used", she said, wi...

Sep 24 2016

Model Gigi Hadid lifted off ground by celebrity prankster

Earlier in the week, Gigi was spotted in London with her sister Bella, 19, and girlfriends Hailey Baldwin, 19, and Stella Maxwell, 25. Supermodel Gigi Hadid has been ...

Sep 24 2016

Bill Clinton: Suggesting Chelsea Would Act As Foundation 'Conduit' Is 'Bull'

Bill Clinton wrote on the foundation's website in August that, if Hillary Clinton is elected president, it will "accept contributions only from USA citizens, permanent...

Sep 24 2016

United Nations ready to resume aid convoys to Syria

Rescue workers move an injured man from the rubble after airstrike in the Al-Ansari district of Aleppo . He described the meeting as "intense". "The question now is wh...

Sep 23 2016

Police chief will show family video of police shooting

Putney, the police chief, was angered by the stories on social media, especially a profanity-laced, hourlong video on Facebook, where a woman identifying herself as Scott...

Sep 23 2016

Clinton, Trump meet world leaders for very different reasons

General Assembly including Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. He added that Egypt's parliament has now assumed legislative powers and ismonitoring the executi...

Sep 23 2016

United Kingdom faces 'uncertainty and adjustment' after Brexit vote, warns Bank of England

The Bank of England may need to revise up its growth forecasts after double-counting some of the costs of economic uncertainty linked to the country's Brexit vote, policy...

Sep 23 2016

Donald Trump Thinks Black Communities Have Never Been Worse Off

And, in this 2016 election cycle, when the only other option seems to be a racist, xenophobic, homophobic, everyone else-phobic bigot, the party has continued to rest on ...

Sep 23 2016

South African police battle stone-throwing students

Skirmishes broke out after police stopped Witwatersrand University students from marching to other institutions of higher learning in the city where they hoped to mobiliz...

Sep 23 2016

Jeff Daniels posts epic tweet following Lions last minute win over Colts

In a game that had a little of everything, the Colts ultimately came away with nothing. "Defensively we played like (expletive) and we have to play better". Hilton has a ...

Sep 23 2016

Forces push deeper into key IS-held northern town

But the official stressed there had not been such attacks against the US forces in Iraq, who number at least 4,400. The new deployment, if approved by the White House, ...

Sep 23 2016

Hillary Clinton Appears on "Between Two Ferns" for a Hilariously Awkward Interview

She said instead, she would fight to save America from demise. Clinton gives a straight answer , which Galifianakis follows up by asking about being the first white ...

Sep 23 2016

Mylan CEO Bresch grilled by Congress over EpiPen

Rep. Elijah Cummings, the ranking Democrat on the committee, questioned whether Mylan would genuinely reform its price strategies. "They did not do that", TheStreet's J...

Sep 22 2016

Air strike in Syria hits medics responding to earlier bombing

And he declared Syria's conflict, as well as that of Iraq, Libya and other instable nations, the "direct consequence" of foreign military interventions in the region. T...

Sep 22 2016

Three Nova Scotia campuses, PEI schools evacuated over 'potential threat'

The province of Prince Edward Island is off Canada's Atlantic coast. The bomb threat apparently was faxed to school authorities. A Nova Scotia Community College campu...

Sep 22 2016

Attack on Syrian medical facility kills 4 staff

Both militaries use Su-24 fighter jets. "Somebody is trying to tell us humanitarian workers are not welcome in Syria , that we are a target, that we will be killed", h...

Sep 22 2016

Paris Climate Change agreement passes key threshold

At the U.N. General Assembly on Wednesday, 31 countries formally agreed to the deal, including oil-rich Brazil, Mexico, the United Arab Emirates, as well as Kiribati an...

Sep 21 2016

Arizona could be a spoiler on the road to 270

Two friends, Matthew Joseph and Jamie Collins, seemed less interested in Johnson's liberal social views and more in his conservative fiscal policies. As a third-party can...

Sep 21 2016

George HW Bush said to be voting for Clinton

US Republican ex-President George HW Bush plans to vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton in November. On Monday, Townsend posted on her personal Facebook page a photo of ...

Sep 21 2016

Jean-Claude Juncker seeks European Union defence headquarters

If a paid for Wi-Fi network already exists in a public space, then any new Wi-Fi networks won't receive an European Union subsidy. The proposals, echoing a plan put f...