• Lynch Dodges Republicans' Questions About Email Probe During Tense Hearing
Lynch Dodges Republicans' Questions About Email Probe During Tense Hearing

Clinton has said she did not send or receive emails marked classified when she sent them, claims that FBI Director James Comey contradicted last week. At one point Goodlatte interrupted the hearing to admonish Lynch for refusing to answer, accusing her of an "abdication of your responsibility". She simply said she accepted the recommendation of...

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  • New Prime Minister for the UK today
New Prime Minister for the UK today

In a major surprise, May named Johnson, a leading eurosceptic who had until recently been seen as her main rival for the prime minister's job, to take over as foreign secretary. "And as we leave for the last time, my only wish is continued success for this great country that I love so very much". "What was said in the Eurogroup and the Commission a...

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  • Need an attack dog as running mate
Need an attack dog as running mate

The presumptive GOP presidential nominee, his adult children and key staffers huddled with prospects earlier in the day. But until an offer is made and accepted, nothing is certain in this very fluid situation. Pence , Chris Christie and Newt Gingrich were said to be the final contenders for vice presidential candidate on the Republican ticke...

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  • Theresa May Is Britain's New Prime Minister
Theresa May Is Britain's New Prime Minister

Like her former boss, May opposed the Brexit referendum in which a majority of British citizens elected to sever membership to the EU. Theresa May, pictured as home secretary on June 30, 2016, succeeded David Cameron as United Kingdom prime minister and leader of the Conservative party leader on Wednesday.

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  • European leaders confident of EU-China Strategic Partnership
European leaders confident of EU-China Strategic Partnership

The European Union will strive for "more and better" trade with China and other countries, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Monday. The EC president's warning was welcomed by Gareth Stace, director of industry body UK Steel. These steps include trade remedy probes into alleged "dumping" and calling upon China to improve its subsi...

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  • Amid Deepening Investigation, A Clearer Picture Of Dallas Shooter Emerges 03:35
Amid Deepening Investigation, A Clearer Picture Of Dallas Shooter Emerges 03:35

Johnson, a black USA military veteran of the Afghan war, said he wanted to "kill white people" following the fatal shootings of two black men by police in Louisiana and Minnesota, officials said. Obama on Monday emphasised his commitment to enhancing public safety and reducing tensions between officers and the communities they serve, the White Ho...

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  • David Cameron heads to Buckingham Palace to resign as prime minister
David Cameron heads to Buckingham Palace to resign as prime minister

Speaking in a packed parliament, with lawmakers, media, aides and spectators jammed into every corner of the ornate debating chamber, Cameron answered questions with the air of a man looking forward to an afternoon off. Larry, the resident Downing Street cat, will remain in place, having cemented his position at No. 10 despite widespread doubts abo...

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  • South Sudan evacuations continue; some locals turned back
South Sudan evacuations continue; some locals turned back

Some South Sudanese, even those with dual US citizenship, are not being allowed to leave the country, even as the United States, India and other countries continued Thursday to evacuate their citizens while a fragile cease-fire appeared to hold.

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  • Russian Support for Syria Tipped Scales in War Against Terrorists - Assad
Russian Support for Syria Tipped Scales in War Against Terrorists - Assad

Other officials argue it is naïve to think that because the Russians say they, too, are seeking a negotiated end to Syria's civil war - which, according to the United Nations, has claimed some 400,000 lives - Moscow's goal is compatible with that of the United States and its Arab and European allies.

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  • NBA stars open ESPYs urging end to profiling, gun violence
NBA stars open ESPYs urging end to profiling, gun violence

I am grateful for that. Now as athletes it's on us to challenge each other to do even more than we already do in our cow communities. "This has to change". Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, and Chris Paul took the stage at ESPY Awards to address racial injustice and police violence. And most importantly, go back to our communities, in...

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  • Why Cree, Inc. (CREE) Stock Is Soaring Today
Why Cree, Inc. (CREE) Stock Is Soaring Today

This includes the related core competencies in wafer substrate manufacturing for SiC, as well as for SiC with a monocrystalline GaN layer for RF power applications. Cree said past year that it planned to list Wolfspeed separately but changed tack after several potential buyers made approaches, the USA company said.

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  • Wahab Riaz insists no one 'ruder' than a Pakistani
Wahab Riaz insists no one 'ruder' than a Pakistani

However, it was last season when, by his own admission, he began to believe he could play at the highest level. "It's the big story about this Test match, but I thought the way both sides played in the UAE (in 2015) that the spirit between us was different to in the past, and I hope we can carry that on and talk about the cricket".

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  • US offering Russia military pact in Syria
US offering Russia military pact in Syria

His treatment is consistent with his name being on a blacklist of individuals Russian Federation has chose to block, though Moscow has shrugged off accusations that USA officials in Russian Federation were facing increased harassment. Much of Washington is wary about working too closely with Russian Federation. The White House has a stated goal...

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  • Misbah-ul-Haq set to finally realise Lord's dream
Misbah-ul-Haq set to finally realise Lord's dream

Woakes (2-18), on first change, was the one to provide the breakthrough for England on a flat pitch which Pakistan opted to make first use of after winning the toss, getting Masood (7) edging behind to Jonny Bairstow . "I think he can still be the best bowler in the world", he said. Debutant Ball had given the left-handed Masood a thorough exa...

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  • Italy rail crash: Andria station master 'let crash train go'
Italy rail crash: Andria station master 'let crash train go'

Piccarreta, who has been suspended along with the Corato station master, has worked for Italy's Bari Nord train network for 24 years. Delayed rail improvements and the antiquated telephone alert system will be considered as part of the investigation into the violent head-on train crash in southern Italy that killed almost two dozen people, offici...

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  • Fear Factor: Americans Scared Of Their Presidential Options
Fear Factor: Americans Scared Of Their Presidential Options

But 11 percent of registered Wisconsin voters said they will vote for neither candidate - a decrease from 17 percent since June. He said his focus is on helping Clinton win. Only 27 percent of Americans would be proud of that choice, and 26 percent would be excited at her election. Priebus did not address the rebellion directly, but he said t...

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  • McCain supports president's revised strategy in Afghanistan
McCain supports president's revised strategy in Afghanistan

The current level of troops in Afghanistan is 9,800. President Obama, flanked by Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. The remaining personnel have been focused on training Afghan forces and supporting their counter-terrorism operations. 'The Taliban remains a threat.

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  • Us Election 2016: Trump To Announce Running Mate On Friday
Us Election 2016: Trump To Announce Running Mate On Friday

If Trump chooses another candidate, local political experts say that's not necessarily bad for Pence. For Pence, the decision came just in time. IN law stipulated he had to decide by Friday whether he wanted to run for governor or for vice president, as he can not run for both.

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  • Trump nears VP decision, candidates on standby for decision
Trump nears VP decision, candidates on standby for decision

And Gingrich and Trump are meeting in Indianapolis - at the request of the former speaker. Tom Cotton of Arkansas are also scheduled to speak. But Trump's "gut" could be the wild card, and one source says: "Trump's gut is Christie". "High quality person", Trump said about Pence, who now appears high on Trump's VP shortlist. "He does it because he...

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  • Haters gonna hate: GOP platform calls for end to marriage equality
Haters gonna hate: GOP platform calls for end to marriage equality

Other changes to the platform include emphasis on "trade agreements that put America first", which seems familiar. Both said they're not anxious about fights on the committee, despite Trump splitting with the GOP's past platforms on key areas.

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