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WikiLeaks blasts Kerry after Assange can't log on

Julian Assange's internet link has been intentionally severed by a state party. "The Ecuador government respects the principle of non-intervention in other co...


Girls held by Boko Haram need support to rebuild shattered lives

The BBC had been told by a security official that several captive militants were released in exchange for the girls, but the Nigerian government has since den...


Obama tells Trump: Stop 'whining' and trying to discredit the election

He said he has been "surprised and troubled" by Republican lawmakers who he said are echoing their presidential nominee's positions. "One way of weakening A...


Saudi Arabia executes prince in a rare royal death sentence

For illustration goal onlyIn a rare case involving a royal family member of the extensive House of Saud, Saudi Arabia has confirmed that they have executed one ...


Charges Dropped Against Amy Goodman for Covering DAPL

She added, "We will continue to report on this epic struggle of Native Americans and their non-Native allies taking on the fossil fuel industry and an increas...


Russia Announces Temporary Halt of Aleppo Bombing

Syrian President Bashar Assad says in a Swiss television interview that a photo of a 5-year-old boy covered in dust and blood inside an ambulance that drew worl...


Michelle Obama shines in Versace at White House dinner

Renzi, the Italian prime minister and the most prominent critic of the European Union's emphasis on fiscal rigour over efforts to foster jobs and growth, is d...


U.S. expects Daesh to use chemical weapons in Mosul

On Tuesday afternoon, the troops arrived at the southwestern edge of Hamdaniyah and shelled IS positions inside the town in preparation for a battle to recaptur...


Putin to Kremlin journalists: US is watching you

Apparently, the Central Intelligence Agency gave various options of clandestine cyber operations to attack the Kremlin leadership to the White House, with the i...


Las Vegas Raiders? Not so fast

Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval, who views the $1.9 billion stadium as a way to ensure Las Vegas' continued dominance in tourism, is expected to sign the deal Mo...


'I could see myself' meeting with Putin before I'm president

Following the show's official endorsement of Clinton, which saw Homer finally place his vote with the Democratic candidate, the animated show's newest clip sees...


Oakbay, Guptas to Refute Gordhan Allegations in S. African Court

According to the Guptas' statement , Gordhan's application to the court is "fundamentally flawed". It also pointed out that all of the 72 transactions had be...


Fire in private hospital in eastern India kills 14

Earlier, a local legislator, Vijay Mohanti, said the fire broke out late Monday and spread to the intensive care unit at the private Sum Hospital in Bhubneswar....


Inmates beheaded in Brazil prison riots

The fighting was then quelled and the hostages released. In a separate incident in September, some 200 inmates rioted and escaped from the overpopulated Jardi...


Amnesty: Australia using Nauru as 'open-air prison'

For four years the remote island has been part of Australia's renewed scheme to deter people from arriving in the country illegally by boat. Australian govern...


Religious leaders slam Clinton campaign over emails

Palmieri, Halpin and campaign chairman John Podesta, whose emails were hacked, are all Catholic. Campaign manager Robby Mook said he realized canceling the ...


Diplomats forge new track to end Syria violence but no truce

The meeting was also attended by foreign affairs ministers from Iran, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan and Egypt. Russian Federation said all participants in talks in Laus...


Space station launches back in Virginia, 2 years after blast

At the time, the company was Orbital Sciences Corporation and its ISS cargo missions were designated "Orb". The storm could interfere with a necessary tracking ...


More women accuse Donald Trump of sexual misconduct

At a campaign rally in North Carolina on Friday, Trump sought to discredit his accusers. She said she pushed the hand away, turned around and recognized Tru...


ISIS Crushes Rebellion Plot In Mosul As Army Closes In

The Islamic State has used surveillance drones on the battlefield for some time , but the attacks - all targeting Iraqi troops - have highlighted its success ...


Justices Raise Doubts About $399M Judgment Against Samsung

This was the first design patent case before the nation's highest court since the 1800s. Samsung's position is that damages should be based on only the part of ...


Allegations of sexual assault emerge against Trump

One of the women , Jessica Leeds, appeared on camera on the New York Times' website to recount how Trump grabbed her breasts and tried to put his hand up h...


Wind, rain wallop Pacific Northwest; tornado reported

Overall, Friday was seen as a preview, with pockets of frightening intensity that included a tornado in an OR beach town. "The Saturday storm is not only almo...


Airstrikes hit rebel-held neighborhoods of Syria's Aleppo

At least four children died when shells landed near a school in government-held western Aleppo, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said. The ensuing ...


London Zoo: Escaped gorilla back in enclosure; no one hurt

Witness Brad Evans told BBC Radio that he was drinking coffee in the zoo cafeteria when zoo workers told visitors they were locked in and couldn't leave becau...