• Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead
Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead

Cain says two people had been detained in another town called Addis, which is near Baton Rouge, and called them "persons of interests". Initially authorities believed two other shooters might be at large. Witness Brady Vancel told CBS television affiliate WAFB that he saw what may have been gang members shooting at each other before police arri...

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  • Qandeel Baloch's brother 'her videos and scandals had become unbearable'
Qandeel Baloch's brother 'her videos and scandals had become unbearable'

Baloch , whose real name was Fauzia Azeem , was known for being a social media celebrity who challenged conservative norms. Despite the horrid comments she got as a reply to her videos and posts, Qandeel Baloch went on. He said that there are chances of reconciliation over the murder and the suspect might get saved from the punishment, so th...

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  • Cleveland Police Detective: How the Hell Did We Become the Bad Guys?
Cleveland Police Detective: How the Hell Did We Become the Bad Guys?

The suspected gunman was killed at the scene. A witness tells WAFB-TV (http://www.wafb.com/) that he saw a masked man in black shorts and shirt running from the scene where three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers were shot and killed.

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  • Three Baton Rouge officers feared dead in shooting
Three Baton Rouge officers feared dead in shooting

Thousands of people have protested Sterling's death, and Baton Rouge police arrested more than 200 demonstrators. According to media accounts, the shooting began shortly before 9 a.m., not far from police headquarters in Baton Rouge and amid heightened tensions between the police department and its black communities.

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  • The Pence pick: The time Trump didn't go with his gut
The Pence pick: The time Trump didn't go with his gut

In the updated insignia, the "T" in Trump passes through the "P" in Pence as part of a flag illustration. Trump's and Pence's names are stacked above the slogan, "Make America Great Again". [Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images] Though criticized by opponents and supporters alike, Trump's logo is far from the first to spark controversy. Others hi...

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  • Qandeel Baloch, Social Media Celebrity, Strangled by Brother in 'Honor' Killing
Qandeel Baloch, Social Media Celebrity, Strangled by Brother in 'Honor' Killing

He has already confessed to her murder, according to The Dawn newspaper admitting he drugged poor Qandeel and strangled her for "dishonoring the Baloch name". Over the last few weeks she stirred up a minor scandal by posting an Instagram photo of herself next to a senior Muslim cleric, Mufti Abdul Qavi , who was subsequently suspended from his p...

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  • Donald Trump and Mike Pence campaign logo changed after widespread ridicule
Donald Trump and Mike Pence campaign logo changed after widespread ridicule

Pence said that he wrote the essay "a long time ago". Speaking on "Fox News Sunday", Reince Priebus discounted the notion that Trump's selection of conservative Indiana Gov. "We're different people, I understand that", Trump said in a preview of a "60 Minutes" interview that the pair did together. Back home, Pence thanked individual members...

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  • Army commanders detained after Turkey foils coup attempt
Army commanders detained after Turkey foils coup attempt

Former chief of staff Ilker Basbug told Dogan news agency that Turkey should make a distinction between the coup planners and young soldiers "of 20 years old who may have been mistaken". Image copyright EPA Image caption Jubilant supporters of President Erdogan took to the streets again on Saturday evening Media captionJeremy Bowen examines wheth...

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  • Local delegates prepare for contentious GOP convention
Local delegates prepare for contentious GOP convention

When Donald Trump - finally - announced the lineup of speakers for this week's Republican National Convention , the list affirmed something that we've known for quite some time: This convention isn't really about the Republican Party or conservatism.

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  • Asif Zardari condemns Qandeel Baloch's murder
Asif Zardari condemns Qandeel Baloch's murder

She had also received warnings and threats from her six brothers, who told her to stop modeling and posting on social media . He had made a decision to kill her months ago after his sister posted videos of herself with Pakistani religious scholar Mufti Abdul Qavi , but was "waiting for the best moment".

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  • Obama condemns attack on Baton Rouge officers
Obama condemns attack on Baton Rouge officers

That week five Dallas police officers were shot and killed, seven more were wounded, and two civilians were injured during a protest there by a black Army reservist who said he was seeking revenge. This month, after Dallas but before Baton Rouge, at least three countries - Baharain, the United Arab Emirates and the Bahamas - issued travel advisorie...

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  • Bishop praises Boris Johnson for appointment
Bishop praises Boris Johnson for appointment

The former London mayor is popular in Britain and well-known overseas, not least for a colorful use of language regularly directed at foreign leaders. Tom Brake, the Liberal Democrat MP for Carshalton and Wallington, also poked fun at Mr Johnson's appointment. During Brexit campaigning, Johnson said that the European Union tried to unify Euro...

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  • French police arrested 3 people in Nice raid after the truck attack
French police arrested 3 people in Nice raid after the truck attack

French officials did not dispute the claim but they have not provided concrete evidence of a connection. French President Francois Hollande met his defence and security chiefs and cabinet ministers as political and media criticism mounted over security failings after the third major attack in France in 18 months.

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  • Cleveland police union urges governor to suspend 'open carry' gun law
Cleveland police union urges governor to suspend 'open carry' gun law

Paul, where many police officers donned riot gear and in some cases arrested protesters en masse. Trump wrote in a Facebook post. "We demand law and order", he said . He acknowledged Ohio's open-carry gun law in assuring his force is committed to public safety, and said scenarios like the recent slayings of five Dallas police officers had already ...

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  • Erdogan vows purge of 'virus' from state bodies after coup bid
Erdogan vows purge of 'virus' from state bodies after coup bid

Umit Dundar said at least 104 "coup plotters" had died. Erdogan blamed the coup on a "parallel structure", a term used by the government to reference followers of U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen. He said 2,839 soldiers were arrested. "Our commander of air staff, naval staff and the second chief of general staff were saved from the Akin...

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  • China president congratulates Duterte, eyes better ties with PH
China president congratulates Duterte, eyes better ties with PH

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday thanked former President Fidel V. Ramos for being the first person to travel to Davao City just to convince him to run for president in the last May 9 elections. As of now though, Duterte is keeping his cards close to his chest, as he also does not want to antagonize the United States with regard to the South C...

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  • Clinton Condemns Nice Attacks in Live News Calls
Clinton Condemns Nice Attacks in Live News Calls

Late Thursday, a truck drive onto the sidewalk and plowed through a crowd of revelers who'd been gathered to watch Bastille Day fireworks in Nice, France. And the statement would be we know they're in Raqqah. "And Hillary Clinton wants to allow a 550 percent more in than even Obama, and he is letting them in by thousands".

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  • Rebels Launch Attack in Syria's Aleppo
Rebels Launch Attack in Syria's Aleppo

A 72-hour ceasefire was announced by the Syrian army on Wednesday, but rebels and the Observatory said there had been little let-up in the violence. A child was among at least 15 civilians killed in air strikes on an Al-Qaeda-held town in northwestern Syria on Friday, a monitoring group said. The UN called on all parties in the Syrian confl...

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  • Pakistan's Social Media Star Qandeel Baloch Murdered by Brother Over Raunchy Pics
Pakistan's Social Media Star Qandeel Baloch Murdered by Brother Over Raunchy Pics

Wasim says he slipped Baloch a "tablet" of some sort to sedate her, then strangled her in their family's home in Multan. Baloch was often criticized for her Facebook posts and videos by a certain section of the population who thought she was spreading immorality while others thought she was breaking social taboos.

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  • David Davis: Who is Britain's Mr Brexit?
David Davis: Who is Britain's Mr Brexit?

He later attended a Bastille Day party at the French ambassador's residence in London, to "reassure everybody about Brexit". But his appointment as foreign secretary caused some consternation around the world. The United States congratulated May and said it was confident in her ability to steer Britain through the Brexit negotiations. Earlier, ...

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