• Sung Hyun Park takes early clubhouse lead at US Women's Open
Sung Hyun Park takes early clubhouse lead at US Women's Open

But Lee birdied five of her final seven holes, while Kerr had three birdies and a bogey down the stretch as a gap opened between the two. Lydia Ko, of New Zealand, hits from the sixth fairway during the second round of the U.S. She hit eight of 14 fairways on Thursday and was ranked 120th in the 156-player field. "So score, it's not bad, but not ...

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  • Tory leadership contest: All-male bloodbath leaves two strong women standing
Tory leadership contest: All-male bloodbath leaves two strong women standing

Do I not have a stake in the future of the country? Now there are only two, with the 150,000 members of the Conservative Party set to choose between the remaining candidates, who will campaign for their votes over the summer. But that hasn't stopped her amassing a team of passionate supporters within the party, some of whom marched on Parliamen...

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  • Who were they: Details emerge about slain Dallas police officers
Who were they: Details emerge about slain Dallas police officers

Early Friday morning, dozens of officers filled the corridor of the emergency room at Baylor Medical Center, where other wounded officers were taken. "The thoughts and prayers of the people of the City of Detroit are with the families and loves ones of the police officers in Dallas who were killed for injured", Duggan said.

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  • 'Hope' the word that describes India's success: Modi
'Hope' the word that describes India's success: Modi

India and South Africa, President Zuma said, play an instrumental role in shaping the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) into a vibrant organisation. Earlier, both sides also signed four agreements, including two on information and communication technology and tourism. In the evening, he visited the Nelson Mandela Foundation and participated in ...

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  • ISIS suspects held at Istanbul airport days after attack
ISIS suspects held at Istanbul airport days after attack

A Live Facebook video from the airport showed a table laid with red roses and photographs of a number of people killed in the attack . Thirteen suspects , including 10 Turks, were charged on Sunday in the Istanbul airport suicide bombings, the deadliest of several attacks to strike Turkey's biggest city this year, the Dogan news agency ...

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  • China
China "strongly dissatisfied" with THAAD deployment

Earlier on Friday, South Korea's ministry of national defense said that Seoul and Washington had agreed to deploy THAAD missile defense systems in the south of the Korean Peninsula . General Thomas Vandal is the chief of staff for U.S. Forces in Korea. North Korea on June 23 said it had succeeded in test-firing a surface-to-surface strategic ...

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  • Why Netanyahu is Taking Israel Back to Africa
Why Netanyahu is Taking Israel Back to Africa

He said Kenyatta told him that African leaders would work to restore Israel as an observer to the 54-state African Union. "I'm in Africa because it is a continent on the rise, and because it hasn't always gotten the attention it deserves, at least not from Israel".

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  • Authorities: Micah Johnson Was the Only Dallas Shooter
Authorities: Micah Johnson Was the Only Dallas Shooter

Not wanting to risk the lives of any more of his officers, Dallas Police Chief David Brown said he then ordered the deployment of a specially-equipped robot to deliver the controlled explosive that ultimately killed Johnson. It also was not clear how one person could have shot so many officers, though video of the attack taken by a witn...

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  • How Dallas police shootings could affect RNC security: I-Team
How Dallas police shootings could affect RNC security: I-Team

Cleveland police officers have taken special precautions in light of sniper attacks in Dallas on Thursday that left five police officers dead. Before the Dallas attack, Cleveland law enforcement officials had said they were prepared to protect the convention and its attendees.

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  • (Euro 2016) France count on lucky seven to spoil Ronaldo show
(Euro 2016) France count on lucky seven to spoil Ronaldo show

With a tournament-leading six goals so far, Antoine Griezmann is clearly France's main threat in attack. France - playing with an unchanged team for the first time in Euros history - came close early on when Griezmann weaved through the Germany defence and forced Neuer into an important low save.

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  • IS-affiliated jihadist group in Gaza claims rocket fire into Israel
IS-affiliated jihadist group in Gaza claims rocket fire into Israel

The report criticizes the glorification of Palestinians who commit "terrorist attacks" and calls on Palestinians to "act decisively" to stop incitement to violence and to clearly condemn "all acts of terrorism". When Israel uprooted every settlement in Gaza , it did not get peace. In a statement released with the report, the Quartet invited Isra...

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  • UEFA picks referee Mark Clattenburg for France-Portugal final
UEFA picks referee Mark Clattenburg for France-Portugal final

The Sporting Lisbon midfielder struggled to believe his side had reached the final when the referee blew the whistle for full-time in Portugal's 2-0 win over Chris Coleman's men, but Mario admitted coach Fernando Santos always had faith in the team.

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  • UN Chief Slams Israel as Netanyahu Approves West Bank Settlement Extension
UN Chief Slams Israel as Netanyahu Approves West Bank Settlement Extension

Lt. Col. Peter Lerner, an Israeli military spokesman, said the attacker got past a fence surrounding the West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba and quickly made his way to Hallel's home. Most of the Palestinians killed were carrying out knife, gun or car-ramming attacks, Israeli authorities say. The assailants in the December attack were shot an...

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  • How a Brexit could affect the gold price
How a Brexit could affect the gold price

The 10-year US Treasury note yield has declined to record low level of 1.367%, whereas the US crude oil has declined by 4.9% to $46.60 a barrel. "Britain is not going to be playing a lesser role in the world", Cameron said as he arrived for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Warsaw dominated by concerns over Britain's post-EU future...

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  • Local Law Enforcement React to Dallas Shooting
Local Law Enforcement React to Dallas Shooting

Duggan expressed sympathy for both police and the men who were killed in shootings earlier this week. Dallas Police Officer Lorne Ahrens was killed in Thursday's shootings in downtown Dallas , according to the Washington Post and local media reports.

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  • Local vigil for families of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile
Local vigil for families of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile

The mother of the son of a man killed by Louisiana police has denounced the killings of five police officers in Dallas during a protest over police shootings, including the one in which Alton Sterling died in Baton Rouge . Muflahi told reporters he walked out the door and saw the officers speaking to Sterling. The local community quickly took ...

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  • Deluded Blair refuses to admit disaster of Iraq war
Deluded Blair refuses to admit disaster of Iraq war

Milngavie and Bearsden MSP's have responded to the long awaited findings of the the Chilcot Inquiry into the Iraq War. "It is a sign of a robust and open democracy that such a report has been produced, but it is imperative that we learn the lessons from this episode and ensure that our checks and balances remain forceful".

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  • Suspected Dallas gunman was Army reservist, served in Afghanistan
Suspected Dallas gunman was Army reservist, served in Afghanistan

Johnson told authorities that he was upset about the recent shootings of black men by police and wanted to kill whites, "especially white officers", according to Dallas Police Chief David Brown. "We're determining how big that crime scene is", the mayor said. The day earlier, police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, shot dead Sterling, 37, while r...

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  • Reuters/Ipsos poll: Clinton expands lead over Trump to 13 points
Reuters/Ipsos poll: Clinton expands lead over Trump to 13 points

The Trump campaign didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. By their analysis, the Clinton campaign and its sidekick superPAC, Priorities USA Action, have spent $45 million on TV and radio ads. In response to attacks that called out the tweet as anti-Semitic, Trump said in a speech they were "false attacks by Hillary Clinton try...

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  • Kevin Durant-Draymond Green Friendship Irked Thunder
Kevin Durant-Draymond Green Friendship Irked Thunder

It was organic. It was authentic. I wanted to see if he really would embrace me as a player and as a person, and I had no doubts that he would. The Warriors hope to follow the blueprint of the Miami Heat, who won two championships after signing LeBron James as a free agent to create a Big Three with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh.

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