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Poll dive hits British PM's election battle

The new constituency-by-constituency modelling by the pollster YouGov - commisioned by The Times newspaper - showed on Tuesday that the Conservative party cou...


Anthony Mason to Be Interim Anchor of 'CBS Evening News'

As widely speculated last night, and denied by CBS, Scott Pelley is out as anchor of "The CBS Evening News ". Stories (like this one from Page Six ) have ...


Putin urges end to 'harmful chatter' over Russian meddling

He concluded that Russian Federation will continue to study what agreement the USA hopes to strike, because "ultimately if the US says no, there ought to be oth...


Philippine police seek casino attacker's identity

At least 34 people died and about 50 others were injured, mainly due to smoke inhalation, the ministry said in a statement. However, ISIS has not released nam...


Russian President Vladimir Putin hails Donald Trump as 'straightforward person'

The Russian leader also denied the Kremlin had ever engaged in hacking, but acknowledged some "patriotic" individuals may have carried out cyberattacks. Moscow'...


Strong, swift UN reaction to Trump on climate

Only two nations - Syria and Nicaragua - oppose the climate accord. A dozen large groups including the oil major BP, agrochemical giant DuPont, Google, Intel an...


Trump Set To Pull U.S. Out Of Paris Climate Deal

Following a number of reports in U.S. media about the move, Mr Trump tweeted that he would be announcing "my decision on the Paris Accord over the next ...


The Note: The White House staff shakeup begins

According to many media reports, this could be part of a larger shake up on Donald's Trump communications team, since the President came back from his trip ...


Blues shock win a 'great result for Origin series'

Tedesco may be looking for a confidence boost coming from the struggling Wests Tigers into a star-studded NSW Origin team but confidence doesn't look to be...


Poll Shows British PM Could Lose Control of Parliament

When he first ran for the Labour leadership in 2015, when he survived last summer's attempted coup by moderates in the Parliamentary Labour Party, and, most rec...


Christians Killed as Jihadists Aim to Transform Mindanao into Islamic State

Duterte told soldiers in Iligan, a city near Marawi , that he had long feared that "contamination by ISIS" loomed in the country's future, using the acronym fo...


Putin: Russian state has never been involved in hacking

India and Russian Federation today signed the much-awaited agreement on setting up of two more units of a nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu and made a decision...


UAE and Saudi Arabia to donate $100m to Ivanka Trump fund

But addressing the leaders of 55 Muslim-majority countries, Trump said the meeting marked a "new chapter" that would bring lasting benefits for citizens of ...


Jewish groups praise Trump call for Muslim nations to confront Islamist extremism

The announcement came from the World Bank President Jim Yong Kim as the Trump family visited Saudi Arabia . But on Sunday, standing before dozens of regional...


Carrie Fisher would have led next 'Star Wars' before her sudden death

Judging from the character photo, DJ's a pretty sleazy guy, even by Star Wars standards, looking like he's spent the night in a Mos Eisley dumpster sleeping o...


Former nurse pleads guilty to 8 murder charges in Canada

Wettlaufer has agreed that, in the eight first-degree murder and four attempted murder charges, she meant to kill all victims by injecting insulin. A Canadian...


Zoran Zaev wins confidence vote to form goverment

New Prime Minister Zoran Zaev promised economic growth, an end to corruption and integration with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the EU. The breakth...


IS seals off area of symbolic mosque in Mosul's Old City

Abadi also hailed the advance of the Hashd Shaabi units to the border with Syria and their liberation of many towns and villages, including villages of Yazidi...


In Iraq, IS seals off area around symbolic mosque in Mosul

IS was using "explosives-rigged vehicles and snipers and suicide bombers" to target Iraqi forces, he said. The Joint Operations Command on May 27 said securit...


Trump is pulling U.S. out of Paris climate change deal, reports say

Global leaders responded by reaffirming their commitment to the agreement, even if the USA backs away. If we continue to pump greenhouse gases into the atmosp...


Trump to announce decision on climate change Thursday

On Wednesday, Exxon shareholders voted to require the company to produce an annual report examining how the oil and gas giant will be impacted by efforts to r...


What's behind the German trade surplus angering Trump?

The Chancellor returned to Germany from a G7 summit in Sicily which concluded without the countries agreeing a deal between the U.S. and the other six major adv...


Al Gore Blasts Trump for Exiting Paris Climate Deal

That's according to multiple congressional officials and others briefed by the White House on the decision. Business leaders argue that the Paris deal, also...


Man threatens to blow up outbound Melbourne plane

Mr Marks, in Australia on a student visa, had been released from a psychological facility on Wednesday and bought his plane ticket hours later. During a press...


Erdogan Bodyguards Fight Protesters Outside Embassy

They could see the protestors and their placards- and chose to "disperse them". Washington Police Chief Peter Newsham said at a news conference on Wednesday...