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Aug 30 2016

Urban Meyer is upset that Ohio State suspended one of his players

HC Urban Meyer is at odds with the decision, saying, "It was not from the football program or the athletic department". The returning starter, junior Sean Nuernberger, ...

Aug 30 2016

Five held over Brussels institute fire

The Brussels prosecutor dismissed reports that a bomb exploded saying it was actually an arson attack created to destroy criminal evidence. State broadcaster RTBF repor...

Aug 29 2016

2 dead, dozens hurt in St. John Parish bus accident

As crews were looking to close the roadway to help first responders on the scene, a west-bound charter bus lost control for unknown reasons and struck a fire engine on sc...

Aug 28 2016

United States will work with Turkey on extraditing preacher Gulen - Biden

The July 15 coup attempt was ultimately unsuccessful and left 265 people killed. "I understand the intense feeling your government and the people of Turkey have about h...

Aug 28 2016

Zuma bids to tighten grip as S. Africa police target Gordhan

Stung by his ruling party's worst electoral performance since the end of apartheid, South African President Jacob Zuma is going for broke in a battle to maintain his gr...

Aug 28 2016

Southern California wildfire evacuees allowed to return home

The fire has burned 27,546 acres and was 35 percent contained as of Sunday evening. The state Department of Natural Resources says a blaze just west of Spokane near t...

Aug 28 2016

Ariya Jutanugarn falters late, has 2-shot lead in Canada

So I'm using my length to my advantage and I feel like the way I'm striking it and putts are going in, I have a good shot at it. "Tomorrow I really want to have fun and I...

Aug 27 2016

Five drown at British beach with no lifeguard

Five men died and a sixth person is thought to be missing in another seaside tragedy as Britons basked in the sun on the hottest day of the year. The first three men ...

Aug 27 2016

Hillary Clinton seeks to connect Donald Trump's campaign to 'Alt-Right' politics

Clinton offered specific examples. She described the story as "all smoke, no fire". At another, to gasps from the crowd at a Reno college, she read out four incendiary ...

Aug 26 2016

Russian Federation says 'deeply concerned' at Turkish operation against Kurds in Syria

The tanks joined those which crossed the frontier on Wednesday in the so-called Operation Euphrates Shield, which Turkey says aims at ridding the northern Syrian border a...

Aug 25 2016

Overnight subway service in London to serve 50000 a weekend

Mayor Sadiq Khan, who was on board the first Victoria line service in the early hours of Saturday morning, said you could feel "the buzz" and excitement as he met passeng...

Aug 25 2016

Turkey launches new artillery strikes at IS in Syria

It is thought Turkish-backed Syrian rebels are preparing to launch an attack to seize the border town from Islamic State. Two mortar rounds reportedly hit the southeast...

Aug 25 2016

Yellowstone tourists face detour for fire but landmarks open

Highway 26 threatened. Officials in Las Vegas are blaming poor air quality and a smoky haze in southern Nevada on wildfires in coastal and mountain areas of California....

Aug 25 2016

Turkey Seeks to Repair Relations With Egypt

The United States has used the Incirlik base in the southern province of Adana as a highly convenient launch pad for bombing raids against Islamic State (IS) jihadists in...

Aug 24 2016

Clinton charity donors make the case for wind-down

Hillary Clinton's latest stop on the campaign trail was a sit-down with Jimmy Kimmel on Monday night, where.well, I guess you could say everything started out fine. Law...

Aug 24 2016

South Korea War Games Begin Despite Threats From North Korea

Although they are largely computer-simulated, the training drills still involve 25,000 USA troops and 50,000 South Korean soldiers. In a statement , USA and South Kor...

Aug 24 2016

Trump campaign rent rising at Trump Tower

Trump made national headlines at UNC-Wilmington August 9 with a Second Amendment comment about Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. " Trump's continued di...

Aug 24 2016

Opposition legislators evicted from Uttar Pradesh assembly

Varanasi, Aug 21 Accusing the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) of "using the Dalits as a votebank", state BJP chief Keshav...

Aug 23 2016

France's Sarkozy to run for 2017 presidential election

He added: "I've felt I had the force to wage this battle at a so tormented time of history". Mr Sarkozy wrote: "The five years that come will be full of danger, but als...

Aug 23 2016

Child bomber in Turkey not the only violent use of children

At least four Iraqis were injured on Sunday in a suicide bombing that targeted a Hussainiya in Kirkuk city in northern Iraq. His detention followed two suicide bombings...