• Blair's Former Deputy PM Says Invasion of Iraq Was Illegal
Blair's Former Deputy PM Says Invasion of Iraq Was Illegal

But he insisted no lies were told and that he believed the right move had been made. Labour leader Mr Corbyn, a long-standing opponent of the Iraq War, signalled he is set to support Mr Davis' motion if it reaches the floor of the House next week.

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  • Critics, media flay Tony Blair's 'apology' after Chilcot report
Critics, media flay Tony Blair's 'apology' after Chilcot report

Blair's role in the invasion. It took seven years for the Iraq Inquiry Committee to compile the Chilcot report, and its release on Wednesday renewed discussion of the war and reopened some old wounds. Insisting that the "world was and is better off without Saddam", Mr Blair argued that the Iraqi dictator would have "once again threatened world ...

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  • Australia's prime minister claims victory in close election
Australia's prime minister claims victory in close election

Throughout the election campaign, Turnbull was insistent the "strong, stable" government he pitched would come with a front bench Australians were already familiar with, but, of course, the vote didn't quite go as he had planned. Mr Turnbull's ruling Liberal/National coalition is now expected to secure 74 seats, and potentially two more, in the 1...

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  • Pokemon Go: Developers promise to address issue of Google account security risk
Pokemon Go: Developers promise to address issue of Google account security risk

The company said the permission request was added "erroneously", and that the game only accesses basic information like a user ID and email address. Unfortunately, if a player is signing in through their Google account through iOS , they may be putting their account's security at risk. In a post on his Tumblr blog, Reeve explains that there ...

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  • Trump expects more violence, friction between police, blacks
Trump expects more violence, friction between police, blacks

What's more, the poll found college-educated Republicans split on whether they'd prefer Trump to remain as their party's nominee, with 43% saying they would and 42% saying they wish the GOP would put forth someone else. Asked about union objections, Trump said he has "been dealing with unions all my life". "If you're the outsider candidate, the...

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  • Spieth out of Olympics, latest golfer to withdraw
Spieth out of Olympics, latest golfer to withdraw

Jason Day , Dustin Johnson , Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth have all chose to sit out golf's return to the Olympics for the first time since 1904. Three days before the 145th Open Championship at Royal Troon, the IGF was forced to play defence in its news conference, called to reveal the fields for the men's and women's tournaments in Rio....

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  • Feisty Sanders to endorse Clinton's presidential drive
Feisty Sanders to endorse Clinton's presidential drive

In June, Sanders stopped short of offering a full co-sign to the Clinton campaign but said he will offer her his vote in November. "She will be the Democratic nominee for president, and I intend to do everything I can to make certain that she will be the next president of the United States", Sanders said, adding that he would make why she should be...

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  • New trial for Adnan Syed, convicted killer in 'Serial'
New trial for Adnan Syed, convicted killer in 'Serial'

He is now serving a life sentence plus 30 years. Chaudry brought his case to the attention of Sarah Koenig , the host of the "Serial" podcast . The cell phone tower data was a subject of controversy on Serial-show creators even put together a map detailing its inconsistencies .

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  • 'Outlander' Season 3 Spoilers: Claire and Jamie To Travel In Ships?
'Outlander' Season 3 Spoilers: Claire and Jamie To Travel In Ships?

It marked Claire's first trip back there since the '40s. We at ET have already seen the heartbreakingly wonderful finale three times (subtle brag totally intended!), and we can confirm that you'll definitely need a bottle handy. Only, Claire and Jamie kill him instead. In 1968, she's still Gillian Edgars, a curious woman set to change Scottis...

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  • Night after Falls show, Joe Perry collapses during Hollywood Vampires concert
Night after Falls show, Joe Perry collapses during Hollywood Vampires concert

Oh no! Joe Perry was performing in Coney Island with the Hollywood Vampires on July 10 when he collapsed to the floor in the middle of the show. Fans at the concert watched Perry , 65, struggle to finish a song before managing to make it off stage.

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  • Mercedes withdraws Rosberg appeal
Mercedes withdraws Rosberg appeal

Mercedes have lodged a notice with the FIA of their intention to appeal. "A great job and thank you so much guys for your efforts back at the factory", Hamilton said on his victory lap. For the 130,000 spectators crowded in around the Silverstone circuit, an eventful but unspectacular race fizzed along without ever quite going bang.

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  • Ghostbusters Reboot Toys Already On Clearance; Called Man-Hater Movie
Ghostbusters Reboot Toys Already On Clearance; Called Man-Hater Movie

Obviously, audiences don't always see eye-to-eye with critics, but now there is hope that the reboot will be considered a solid entry in the beloved franchise. "I watched the first film and it just came to me like that". Paul Feig's movies have a history of arriving on Blu-Ray in extended and unrated editions, and it looks like Ghostbuster...

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  • Dallas Shooter Had Plans for Larger Attack, Says Police Chief
Dallas Shooter Had Plans for Larger Attack, Says Police Chief

Johnson, a USA military veteran discharged over sexual harassment accusations, killed five officers and wounded seven cops and two civilians , in a sniper assault late Thursday night. The standoff ended early Friday morning when the police detonated a bomb robot, killing the suspect. Some have questioned the ethical decision Chief Brown made t...

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  • Renewed fighting erupts in South Sudan as fears of civil war mount
Renewed fighting erupts in South Sudan as fears of civil war mount

Machar, who is now the country's first vice president under a fragile peace deal, also said he was still in South Sudan but would not elaborate. The U.N. Some 35 of Machar's bodyguards were killed in the latest clashes, said opposition military spokesman William Gatjiath. South Sudan's government has said at least 272 have been killed, includin...

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  • Iraq's interior minister offers to resign after massive Baghdad bombing
Iraq's interior minister offers to resign after massive Baghdad bombing

Many of the Karada victims were Shiites, but many Sunnis and Christians were also among the dead. "The security failures will be repeated if the political overlaps persist, the responsibilities of operations commands and the army must be outside the cities and internal security must be under the umbrella of the interior ministry", said Ghabban.

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  • Trump and RNC raise $51M in June
Trump and RNC raise $51M in June

Trump lent his campaign nearly $50 million during the primary and said he will forgive those loans and convert them to a personal campaign contribution. By the end of June, Clinton had raised about $288 million directly for her campaign and had more than $44 million in the bank. Trump invited Cruz to speak at the Republican National Convention,...

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  • Spurs' Stalwart Tim Duncan Calls Time on Career
Spurs' Stalwart Tim Duncan Calls Time on Career

Duncan's personal achievements as Spurs superstar player include Rookie of the Year (1998), two-time NBA MVP (2002 and 2003), and three-time NBA Finals MVP (1999, 2003 and 2005). The towering figure was selected first overall in the 1997 NBA Draft and went on to turn the Spurs franchise into one of the best in North American sports for...

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  • The New Ghostbusters Ad-Libbed A Scene To Address Its Haters
The New Ghostbusters Ad-Libbed A Scene To Address Its Haters

Wiig said " I feel like the part was in already, but we changed what was said ", with McCarthy adding " we did something on the day that slightly tweaked it ." . The stars of Ghostbusters brushed off critics who complained about the new all-female line-up as they walked the red carpet at the film's world premiere.

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  • Amazon offers big deals during second Prime Day
Amazon offers big deals during second Prime Day

The day has attracted a similar level of attention to Black Friday among shoppers and it's been called the sixth biggest shopping day in the UK. There are plenty of new offers added every hour so that customers do not miss out on some of the best deals.

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  • Cop's lawyer blames Castile's gun, not his race
Cop's lawyer blames Castile's gun, not his race

Castile's girlfriend, who streamed the shooting's aftermath live on Facebook, says Castile was permitted to carry the gun. Kelly went on to say that the officer, who was placed on administrative leave after the event, is distraught and saddened.

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