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United States men once again grab gold in hoops

Nemanja Nedovic paced Serbia with 14 points. Sunday's 96-66 victory capped off the most successful coaching career in men's Olympic basketball history, wit...


Brazil police seize passports in Olympic ticket scam

IOC and European Olympic Chairman Pat Hickey was arrested last week after fellow Dublin native Kevin Mallon, an executive of THG a ticket firm Hickey has had ...


Mohan Bhagwat should produce 10 kids himself before provoking Hindus: Arvind Kejriwal

He made the statement on the issue of declining Hindu population, when asked by a participant. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat speaks at a five-day teachers confere...


FIVE now dead at Camber Sands

The poll by the controversial writer and broadcaster from Exeter asked followers to complete the sentence "5 dead at Camber Sands were." with a series of nega...


Rice has 'no recollection' of Clinton-Powell email conversation

State Department lawyers confirmed to a federal judge on Monday that the FBI had uncovered almost 15,000 documents during its investigation into her email pra...


Toronto police charge 4 in child-porn probe

Another female arrested with the pair, Dylan Anne McEwen , is facing charges of bestiality along with sexual assault and the creation and distribution of child...


Brexit an anti-establishment victory, Nigel Farage tells Trump supporters

Crafting the story to be analogous to the USA election, Farage recalled reaching out to those " let down by modern global corporatism ", which drew large cheers...


Myanmar: Magnitude-6.8 quake strikes, damaging famed Bagan temples, police say

Deep quakes typically cause less damage than shallow ones. Its tremors were felt as far away as Thailand, India and Bangladesh. At least 94 brick pagodas in...


Assam CM Sonowal appeals ULFA to release abducted boy

The ULFA-I had in a recent release admitted to have abducted Kuldeep. "I have been kidnapped by the ULFA". Informing that Ulfa (I) rebels came to know about...


Can't misuse defamation law, public figures must face criticism: SC reprimands Jayalalithaa

The court observed that defamation can't be slapped all the time, public figures must face criticism and "this is not the way healthy democracy functions". The ...


Government hopes Urjit Patel will 'rise to occasion', curb inflation

During his time as deputy governor , Patel had headed a panel that recommended landmark changes to monetary policy in India, including a switch to inflation-ta...


Turkey Launches Airstrikes, Artillery Fire In Cross-Border Incursion Into Syria

Pictures distributed by Agence France-Presse showed tanks rolling near the border Wednesday west of Jarablus. Jarabulus is located 5 kilometers (3 miles) from...


Florida: 5 new Zika cases including 1 in the Tampa Bay area

Killingsworth said it is still important to be careful with mosquito season still taking place, especially with the recent rain. And Scott needs to accept res...


London weather: Health alert issued as capital bakes in 30C heatwave

The east of England was hit by a heatwave today, and soaring temperatures are now forecast for the south east and the capital. The Met Office declared a Level...


The Witness is coming to Xbox One in September

Regardless, the Xbox One release is a good start, and it's a good thing that The Witness can now reach a wider audience, because it's a superbly crafted video...


Kerry commends Sultan for promoting religious tolerance

The United State Secretary of State, John Kerry John Kerry, on Tuesday in Sokoto, lauded the efforts of the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar, for promoti...


Egypt's Sisi says Putin willing to host Palestinian-Israeli peace talks

Shoukry's July trip to Israel was the first by an Egyptian Foreign Minister since then-Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit's visit in 2007. "There is nothing tha...


President Obama to Visit Louisiana on Tuesday After Devastating Floods

During Trump's visit, one woman in the crowd told him she was glad he was not somewhere else, playing golf. There has been criticism of the national news cove...


Italy brings German, French heads to EU symbolic birthplace

The leaders of Italy, France and Germany headed Monday to one of the birthpla. Italy, the main entry point for Africans but rarely their planned destinati...


Indian forces seal roads in Kashmir to stop protest march

The Indian army has apologised for the death in custody of Shabir Ahmad Mangoo, a 30-year-old college lecturer. He believed, "The army claims to be a discipli...


Brazil hope gold medal can boost faltering senior team

Nigeria No. 1 Online Portal. Brazil goalkeeper Weverton of Brazil makes the decisive save from Nils Petersen of Germany in the penalty shoot-out of the fi...


Obama like 'drug dealer-in-chief' after Iran payment, says Republican senator

The majority of Monday's 78-minute White House press briefing explored the semantics around the State Department's use of the word " leverage " when describing ...


Anti-Trump Republicans are pro-Clinton, says Pauken

This coming Monday, you're going to see a vision for confronting radical Islamic terrorism ". Trump said he wasn't anxious Republicans would cut him off - an...


Trump says GOP must improve its outreach to black voters

The joint committees can use higher contribution limits; contributions are distributed among the campaign and national and state Democratic committees. "They wi...


Rio Ready to Wrap: Final Day of 2016 Summer Olympics

Biles has had company celebrating - she says that in Rio, she had around 40 family members cheering her on. Biles took to Twitter to share the news with her a...


Ukraine releases details of alleged payments to Trump's aide

It was the first major speech by Trump since his campaign announced the addition of Breitbart News Executive Chairman Stephen Bannon as campaign CEO and pollste...


PM Modi's Balochistan Remark Not A Shift In Policy: External Affairs Ministry

Deeply concerned with the situation in Kashmir and regretting the unwillingness of Indian and Pakistani authorities to allow the United Nations Human Rights Off...


France Strongly Condemns Attack in Turkey

He also said 69 people had been wounded and that 17 were in critical condition. A destroyed suicide vest was found at the blast site, officials said. "For a l...


Trump to call for new ideological test for admission to US

The Republican Presidential candidate also said he will call on an global conference to work with our friends in the Middle East, including Israel, to develop a...


Clashes between Kurds and Syrian troops force scores to flee

Syrian President Bashar Assad, backed by Russian Federation and Iran, has focused mostly on fighting Sunni Arab rebels who have been battling to oust him in wes...


Chance for weekend storms

Highs will reach the 80s and lower 90s. With high precipitable water values, where storms do form they will drop lots of rain in a short amount of time, much li...


Wal-Mart Posts Another Gain in Comp Sales

But a spokesman for the supermarket said there were no plans to close stores. While Target sees a broader retail slump, Wal-Mart says consumer sentiment is ...


Obama warns Democrats against overconfidence about Clinton victory

The president acted prudently in officially declaring a disaster for the flooded part of the state, a key step in advancing federal aid. The president called ...


Trade of the Day: Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC)

The company has a market capitalization of $11.23 billion and a PE ratio of 43.58. Further, it is possible that the company may register per share earnings of $...


USA anxious over Russia's use of base in Iran

Russia's military also responded forcefully to US criticism, saying that the State Department had misinterpreted the resolution. "We have good cooperation wit...