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Palestinian Leader Mahmoud Abbas Was KGB Spy in 1980s: Israeli Researchers

The claim emerged in a report by Israel's Channel 1 News on Wednesday night citing two Israeli researchers who were studying the so-called Mitrokhin papers stor...


Duterte, Obama shake hands and chat after rift over insult

Duterte declared a "state of lawlessness" after a recent attack at a market left 14 dead, and further responded by allowing military personnel to enforce police...


Duterte clarifies: Attack not on Obama

Duterte sent his Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay to lead the Filipino delegation in ASEAN's meetings with India and the United States and in the East Asia Summ...


Israeli and Palestinian Leaders Agree 'In Principle' for Talks in Moscow

Negotiations are under way to set a date for the meeting in Moscow between Mahmoud Abbas, the Palestinian president, and Binyamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime...


Iran critical of Saudi hajj management

Saudi Arabia has failed to utilize lessons from previous disasters to reduce or eliminate future consequences. This escalated into a violent clash, followed by ...


Another free pass for Djokovic at US Open when Tsonga stops

The World No.1 will face another Frenchman Gael Monfils, who beat compatriot Lucas Pouille 6-4, 6-3, 6-3. Monfils beat his opponent 6-4 6-3 6-3. For all t...


US Will Help Bring Turkey Coup Plotters to Justice: Obama

The pair had a lot to discuss, given Turkey's strategic importance to the U.S.as the location of an air base from which the USA conducts strikes against Islamic...


Oil minister: Iran backs OPEC moves geared toward stability

A source familiar with Gulf thinking said if no compromise with Iranwere found before the meeting in Algeria, there would be time to secure one ahead of OPEC's ...


Pope Francis proclaims Mother Teresa a saint

In honour of Mother Teresa's devotion to charity, the church pledged to donate to Caritas International, a Catholic relief organization headed by Cardinal Tagle...


Pinal under flood watch as Newton nears

National Hurricane Center said. There were no reports of injuries and only one street under a freeway bridge was flooded. At least two people are confirmed...


Russia-Saudi Oil Deal: Harbinger of New Alliance to Challenge OPEC?

However, the cooperation between Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation encouraged some market watchers that the countries are more serious about taking action t...


EU observers report 'clear anomaly' in Gabon vote results

Election monitors have focused on the southeastern Haut-Ogooue province, a Bongo stronghold where official figures showed he won 95.46 percent of the vote on a ...


Russia's Putin says unsure he will run for president again

Hinting that they do, as they did in the Washington Post story is disingenuous at best and making the best use of outright lies like Hillary Clinton does, at wo...


North Korea fires three ballistic missiles as G20 leaders meet in China

So did North Korea launch the missiles just to get attention while the world's attention was drawn to China , its neighbor, for the G20 summit? This is s...


Louisiana-Lafayette assistant fired after loss in opener

Second-string offense and defense players saw their share of snaps late in the game as Boise State's starting squad took a breather from the already oppressive ...


G20 Summit: Modi Urges Refinement Of Global Economy, Finance Governance

The Prime Minister said India appreciates the G20's initiative on combating the financing of terrorism and asserted that all countries should meet the Financial...


Duterte Tells Obama Not to Question Him About Killings

Mr Duterte won the presidency in May as he promised to suppress crime and wipe out drugs and drug dealers, and a wave of extrajudicial killings has followed. "D...


Couple wanted in woman's killing, kids' kidnapping arrested

A couple wanted for the kidnapping of three children and for questioning in the death of a woman found in Gorman have been arrested in Colorado, officials said....


Turkey's president says Kurds have not withdrawn as US says

He spoke on the condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk about the Turkish troops. Russian Federation has voiced concern over the actions ...


Alex Noren Wins European Masters in Playoff

Runner up: Scott Hend lost a playoff in the European Masters to come in second. Fitzpatrick was seven over par for his first 14 holes on Thursday and eventual...


Clinton says could not recall all briefings due to concussion- FBI report

The report indicates the FBI investigation found 13 total mobile devices associated with her two known phone numbers that were potentially used to send emai...


Green's Stein, Libertarian Johnson make New Hampshire ballot

Stein, who has been campaigning as the most liberal candidate in the race, has been working to win over supporters of Sen. Pizzas were delivered to supporters...


Japan Abe: Putin talks opened way for progress on isles dispute

Putin was critical of both Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, who Russian Federation has been accused of favoring, however. A comput...


Clinton raises a combined $143 million in August

Clinton has a 4.9-point lead over Trump, 46.8 percent to 41.9 percent, the Real Clear Politics average of polls showed. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton...


Federal Bureau of Investigation warns of cyber threats to state election systems

Officials and cyber security experts say recent breaches at the Democratic National Committee and elsewhere in the Democratic Party were likely carried out by...