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In Dallas remarks, Obama will aim to make sense of shootings

While in Spain on Sunday, Obama condemned citizens who attack police officers, saying they are performing a "disservice to the cause" of criminal justice reform, CNN said. Obama made the remarks follo...

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Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel remembered at private service

Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel remembered at private service

In this September 12, 2012, photo Elie Wiesel is photographed in his office in NY. His death was announced Saturday, June 2, 2016, by Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial. It began in the mid-1950...

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Texas woman shot while protecting son says she'd march again

Texas woman shot while protecting son says she'd march again

Taylor was in downtown Dallas with her four boys to join a peaceful protest against police brutality, wanting meaningful dialogue and change. Taylor was one of two civilians wounded in the attack, whi...

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Local MSP's respond to findings of Chilcott Inquiry

That was the message from former prime minister Tony Blair during an over two-hour mea culpa on live television soon after the Chilcot report was released on Wednesday, piling more flak on his legac...

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Norah Jones Gives Birth to Her Second Child!

Norah Jones Gives Birth to Her Second Child!

The 37-year-old singer recently welcomed her second child with her musician boyfriend - whom she has not publicly identified - Norah's rep confirmed to Us Weekly on Wednesday, July 6. She did, how...

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Australian leader claims election win, but questions remain

It's still unclear whether Turnbull will lead a majority government or one that needs the support of smaller parties and independents. Despite the election loss it is believed that Shorten has the s...

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Trevor Noah Addresses Police Shootings on The Daily Show

Trevor Noah Addresses Police Shootings on The Daily Show

In his statement, Noah reminded viewers it is possible to be both pro-Black and pro-cop at once. "Two videos in two days of police fatally shooting two black men who, when you watch the video, did not...

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The Daily Show and The Nightly Show dissect this week's tragic events

The Daily Show and The Nightly Show dissect this week's tragic events

Because don't worry if you missed it. After seeing so much death, many people are expressing anger and pain for those they may not have a direct connection with, other than the color of their skin. ...

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Pokemon GO global launch halted due to server issues

On Friday, Pokemon said in a statement , "The enthusiastic response to the launch of Pokémon GO has been tremendous and inspiring". Many players out of permitted countries may want to download ...

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Ted Cruz to speak at the Republican National Convention

Trump met with more than 215 House Republicans and many from the Senate in separate gatherings, followed by a private meeting with Cruz, according to a statement from the senator's office. While...

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Malaysia: Gunmen kidnap three Indonesians

Malaysia: Gunmen kidnap three Indonesians

Seven Indonesian crew members are still being held hostage since they were kidnapped last month in two separate abductions from the same tugboat in waters around Tawi Tawi. Indonesia's Foreign Affairs...

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Erdogan Criticizes Group Behind 2010 Gaza Flotilla

The incident led to deterioration of the diplomatic relations between the two countries. Trend: An agreement on the normalization of relation signed on June 28 between Turkey and Israel will favor s...

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Demand for NVIDIA Corporation's GeForce GTX 1080 Continues to Outstrip Supply

Demand for NVIDIA Corporation's GeForce GTX 1080 Continues to Outstrip Supply

AMD's version is the Radeon RX 480 and it's priced at $199, a low price that AMD hoped would help it to gain ground on NVDA, which is now estimated to power almost three quarters of gaming PCs ...

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Leader of UK opposition party urges challenger to 'think'

Leader of UK opposition party urges challenger to 'think'

When Corbyn was elected leader, he secured 59.5% of the vote in the first round. Opinion polls of Labour's membership suggest the 67-year-old Mr. "We have got to rebuild hope together and I thin...

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Tony Blair is unrepentant despite a damning verdict on the Iraq war

The former prime minister was revealed to have told then US President George W Bush "I will be with you whatever", eight months before British troops were sent into the troubled country in 2003. Newsp...

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Labour rebels admit defeat after Jeremy Corbyn refuses to quit

In his article , Corbyn called for "leadership and a clear strategy" from Labour to protect the interests of working people as Britain negotiates its exit from the EU. "I have made clear I am ready t...

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Amarnath Yatra suspended for third consecutive day; thousands stranded

Amarnath Yatra suspended for third consecutive day; thousands stranded

Amid an on-going unrest in Kashmir valley post the killing of Hizbul Commander Burhan Wani, Amarnath Yatra has remained suspended for the third day in a row on Monday. Following curfew in Srinagar, al...

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Government lawmaker tells Irish PM to step down by September

Government lawmaker tells Irish PM to step down by September

The claim was rejected on Morning Ireland this morning by junior health minister Finian McGrath. A Fine Gael TD hinted this morning that he is considering a No Confidence motion in Enda Kenny as dem...

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Canada commits cash to Afghanistan as allies keep troops on the ground

Without mentoring, logistical and intelligence support and the air power the United States and its allies bring to bear as enablers, the Afghan security forces can not be expected to stand up to the i...

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President Obama to visit Dallas on Tuesday

President Obama to visit Dallas on Tuesday

U.S. President Barack Obama has praised America's relationship with Spain as a "bond of friendship" with "shared economic and security interests" and warned that the two nations must be inclusive in a...

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May supporters question Leadsom's suitability to be PM amid motherhood row

May supporters question Leadsom's suitability to be PM amid motherhood row

Mrs Leadsom's comments in the interview caused a huge backlash, including criticism from senior Conservatives Ruth Davidson and Sir Alan Duncan. Andrea Leadsom , a candidate to succeed David Camer...

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Kristen Bell blasts Trump over 'Frozen' tweet: 'Zip it Don'

Kristen Bell blasts Trump over 'Frozen' tweet: 'Zip it Don'

He tweeted Wednesday night a picture of a Disney book that had a six-pointed star as part of its cover design as part of his defense. "Y'know they took the star down", Trump added . This fol...

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United States defense chief arrives in Baghdad on unannounced visit

United States defense chief arrives in Baghdad on unannounced visit

The Qayyarah airbase, which Abadi announced Saturday had been recaptured, is located 60 kilometers (35 miles) south of Mosul and can serve as a launchpad for future operations to recapture the city. I...

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Mom risks her life to protect son during Dallas sniper attack

Mom risks her life to protect son during Dallas sniper attack

Taylor said that she chose to bring her children to the protest after speaking about the police shooting deaths of two black men, Alton Sterling in Louisiana and Philando Castile in Minnesota. In one ...

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Egypt Foreign Minister to Talk Mideast Peace in Rare Visit to Israel

The Israeli premier said that he would meet twice with Shoukry, whom he said was coming as Sisi's emissary, once in the afternoon, and again in the evening. Shoukry's trip to Israel comes after he vis...

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Chilcot report delivers damning verdict on Britain's role in Iraq War

Former Australian prime minister John Howard speaks during a press conference in Sydney, Australia, July 7, 2016. The former prime minister, who ignored the will of millions of British people to wag...

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Israel okays new settler homes in West Bank, East Jerusalem

Israel okays new settler homes in West Bank, East Jerusalem

Under the new approval granted by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman, planning for 560 new Jewish homes in the large Maale Adumim settlement east of Jerusalem w...

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Demonstrators rally in Baton Rouge over black man's death

Several such protests were taking place across the country after the deaths of two black men last week in violent encounters with the police. After a sniper killed five police officers during a demo...

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Tributes pour in from Qatar after death of renowned Pakistani 'saint'

Equally important, women were not allowed to enter the National Stadium to pay their last respects. It's a short look at the Edhi Foundation , the philanthropic organisation he founded and ran, and a...

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Brexit Champion Nigel Farage Steps Down as Ukip Leader

Brexit Champion Nigel Farage Steps Down as Ukip Leader

I have never been and I have never wanted to be a career politician. " I now feel that I've done my bit, that I couldn't possibly achieve more ", the 52-year-old added. "But it has come at a cost to...

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Philadelphia-area transit woes projected through Labor Day

Philadelphia-area transit woes projected through Labor Day

Over the holiday weekend, SEPTA revealed that it had taken a third of its passenger rail cars out of service due to "structural defects". Knueppel said that further changes were in the works to re...

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South African police arrest four terrorism suspects bound for Syria

South African police arrest four terrorism suspects bound for Syria

The US embassy said up-market shopping areas and malls in the Johannesburg commercial hub and in Cape Town, widely regarded as South Africa's tourism capital, were the main target areas in the suspect...

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Typhoon Nepartak batters China's coast, killing at least 2

Typhoon Nepartak batters China's coast, killing at least 2

It had weakened into a tropical storm by the time it made landfall in Fujian province on Saturday, but still wreaked havoc, with pictures showing cars upended, buildings ripped apart and towns left wa...

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Companies bail out on GOP convention after facing pressure

Cruz backing Trump could go a long way. But, in Trump's mind, he must be thinking, "I've gotten this far being myself". "I'm truly honored to be able to represent Pennsylvania on the rules committee...

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Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey's TWTR Account Gets Hacked

Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey's TWTR Account Gets Hacked

An individual claiming to be a member of OurMine was adamant that what the group had was the truth, saying all its Vine files were taken directly from Dorsey's Dropbox account, including the control...

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N.Korea military threatens physical response against US THAAD deployment

Almost 30,000 USA troops are permanently stationed across the South - a legacy of the 1950-53 Korean War that ended with a ceasefire instead of a peace treaty. However, they still considered it an adv...

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Japanese media exit polls: Ruling coalition heads to victory

The Japanese ruling camp led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to win a majority in Sunday's upper house elections, according to exit polls by local media. The opposition leadership will like...

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'The Secret Life of Pets' fetches huge box office weekend

The studio's " The BFG " fell a giant 60 percent in its second weekend. The R-rated comedy " Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates " also premiered Friday, landing in second place with an estimated $6.6 ...

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After WhatsApp, Facebook Rolls Out 'Secret Conversation' With End-to-End Encryption!

The US government this year locked horns in a legal battle with Apple, seeking to compel the iPhone maker to help decrypt a device used by one of the attackers in the San Bernardino shooting rampage. ...

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Facebook Messenger To Offer Encryption For 'Secret Conversations'

Facebook Messenger To Offer Encryption For 'Secret Conversations'

Facebook on the other hand is taking a different approach: secret conversations will be optional, as pointed out by 9To5Mac. Whatsapp , which is owned by Facebook , started using end-to-end e...

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