• Trump gives $10 million after slowing campaign contributions
Trump gives $10 million after slowing campaign contributions

These perennial bellwethers typically go to the victor. OH has favored the next president all but twice since 1896 . He is slightly ahead in OH, but the race is tight enough that he was holding three campaign events in the state on Thursday.

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  • Shi'ite militias launch attack near Mosul
Shi'ite militias launch attack near Mosul

Iraqi Federal Police, meanwhile, has raised on Saturday the country's flag at an ISIS southern hub in southern Mosul. The U.S. -led coalition - which has been assisting federal forces and Kurdish peshmerga with air strikes, training and advisers for two years - said Friday that Iraqi forces were observing a pause in the two-week-old offensive.

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  • No immediate reports of deaths from Italy quake
No immediate reports of deaths from Italy quake

The quake's epicenter was about 40 miles southwest of Perugia near the town of Norcia , which was already trying to recover from a previous series of large quakes. There are too many quakes now, we can't bear it any more. The monks of Norcia confirmed the collapse of the St. Benedict cathedral in a letter launching an immediate fundraising c...

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  • Philippine leader affirms US alliance but wants troops out
Philippine leader affirms US alliance but wants troops out

The remarks, made during a high-profile visit to Japan , follow a series of anti-American tirades by the firebrand leader. Japan also has a sea dispute with China. "This recent string of comments that do not reflect the warmth, breadth and depth of the US-Philippines partnership". In Washington, a State Department spokeswoman said the United Sta...

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"Cancel the Election" and Just Give it to Me

Clinton has the most to lose among voters who still could change their minds, Rasmussen said. As he paid his second visit to Florida in as many weeks, Obama rattled through a list of fellow Democrats he pleaded with voters to support: Rep.

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  • Obama, Biden to campaign for Clinton in N Carolina next week
Obama, Biden to campaign for Clinton in N Carolina next week

Once again, Michelle criticised the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump, and asked the voters not to get swayed by his strategy. "Young people, let me say this", Obama told the crowd of about 9,000 at CFE Arena. A new Associated Press- GfK poll released on Wednesday found Clinton on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory, fuelled ...

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  • Bill Clinton returning to Ohio for Hillary Clinton campaign
Bill Clinton returning to Ohio for Hillary Clinton campaign

Blair and neighboring counties have drawn campaign representatives in recent weeks, with Republican candidate Donald Trump appearing at a Johnstown rally last Friday and Democratic vice presidential hopeful Tim Kaine stopping in State College last weekend.

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  • Calais Migrant Camp Set On Fire During Evacuations
Calais Migrant Camp Set On Fire During Evacuations

Migrants and officials alike said the fires that blazed through the camp overnight and early Wednesday were set deliberately, while exploding gas cylinders caused them to spread. He said London had committed to reviewing all other cases where it was "in the child's interest" to settle across the Channel. British Interior Minister Amber Rudd on Mo...

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  • Clinton rallies with Mrs. Obama as Trump alleges corruption
Clinton rallies with Mrs. Obama as Trump alleges corruption

What's more, many African Americans view his candidacy as a repudiation of the progress on racial relations the Obamas had hoped to achieve. She then dropped in on a homecoming pep rally at nearby North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, where she was greeted by a DJ blasting hip-hop, a dance troupe, a marching band and deafening...

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  • Obama to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote
Obama to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote

Reporter: And in a sign of just how confident the Clinton campaign is feeling, politico is reporting this morning that vice president Joe Biden is on a short list of possible secretary of state picks if she is elected, George. While she was first lady, Mrs Clinton had an office in the West Wing and made a doomed attempt to overhaul U.S. healthcare....

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  • Former Alberta premier Jim Prentice killed in plane crash
Former Alberta premier Jim Prentice killed in plane crash

There were many lessons one could take from the ice and apply to the corridors of power and to personal life, he noted. Reports indicate former Alberta premier Jim Prentice has died in a plane crash in British Columbia. He toiled in a coal mine to put himself through law school. It was in 2006, when Harper won a minority government, that Pren...

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  • Sharif sacks Pak min over news report on rift with army
Sharif sacks Pak min over news report on rift with army

The story drew an outpour of criticism with the military stating that it was fed to the reporter and demanded investigations into it. Musadiq Malik, the spokesman for the Prime Minister has said that Pervaiz Rasheed is responsible for the Newsgate.

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  • Unknown attackers kill five at Majlis
Unknown attackers kill five at Majlis

Eyewitnesses report that no police official was deployed for the security of the majlis , and that the police arrived 40 minutes after the attack had been carried out. The shooting occured despite security agencies and law enforcement agencies being on high alert during the month of Muharram. The Chief Minister of Sindh, Murad Ali Shah has taken...

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  • Democrats ask judge to sanction Republicans over Trump
Democrats ask judge to sanction Republicans over Trump

Trump also emphasized a promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the signature domestic accomplishment of President Barack Obama. King said he will vote for the speaker again and says he's the best person to lead the party on Capitol Hill after the internal warfare inside the GOP in recent months.

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  • Pirate Party aims for gains as Icelanders choose new government
Pirate Party aims for gains as Icelanders choose new government

Reason has previously noted Pirate Party parliamentarian Birgitta Jónsdóttir trying to help Edward Snowden get asylum in Iceland before he ended up pretty much trapped in Russian Federation. "It is fundamental to a free society that people should be able to express themselves without fear of punishment, whether from the authorities or from ot...

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  • Spain's Rajoy Secures Votes to Form Minority Government
Spain's Rajoy Secures Votes to Form Minority Government

The economy is improving but Rajoy must find a way to shrink Spain's budget deficit to meet a 2017 target agreed with Brussels, a task which may require 5 billion euros of spending cuts or extra revenues. Rajoy and his conservative Popular Party will now head a minority government in Spain's parliament. Former Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez resig...

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  • UN has reports IS using 1000s as 'human shields' in Mosul
UN has reports IS using 1000s as 'human shields' in Mosul

Those targeted in mass killings have especially included civilians who refuse relocation orders and people who previously worked for the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), Shamdasani said. Joseph Votel, said the jihadis were suffering heavy losses. Other Iraqi forces aided by US -led airstrikes and heavy artillery meanwhile drove IS from the town of Sh...

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  • Man accused of Moorooka bus driver murder 'numb' in court
Man accused of Moorooka bus driver murder 'numb' in court

In a horrific incident, a 29-year-old Indian-origin bus driver was burned to death on Friday when a man poured flammable liquid on him in front of several shocked passengers in Brisbane , Australia , police said. A bus driver has died after being set alight by a passenger in the Brisbane suburb of Marooka, 7km from the CBD. "The police says the...

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  • Extremists plotting attacks on West from Raqqa
Extremists plotting attacks on West from Raqqa

There are now up to 300 USA special operations forces working with Syrian rebel forces. Fighting to liberate Raqqa in Syria will require a different strategy than the combat operations in Mosul, where the Iraqi army is involved in the frontlines with support from the Kurdish Peshmerga forces and US-led global coalition, including North Atlantic ...

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  • Russia voted off UN Human Rights Council
Russia voted off UN Human Rights Council

Some 250,000 civilians in east Aleppo have been living under siege since July and food rations are expected to run out soon, the United Nations has warned. The 193 member-states voted to fill 14 seats at the Geneva-based council. Human rights advocates, however, did lose their campaign to stop Saudi Arabia from being re-elected.

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