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Jun 16 2017

MI native Matt Mika upgraded to serious condition after Virginia shooting

Arkansas-based Tyson Foods Inc. says one of its employees was among those shot at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday. His family released a statement followi...

Jun 15 2017

SCO Summit: Modi Talks About Terrorism In Pak, China's Presence

Asserting that the SCO expansion is taking place at an opportune time, Sharif said that Pakistan is diligently implementing the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) ...

Jun 15 2017

Apple limiting how many review pop-ups apps can show

Putting aside the fact that there are dozens of free alternatives (and Apple plans to add QR code scanning to its camera in iOS 11 ), a free trial doesn't sound so b...

Jun 15 2017

Huge fire engulfs tower block in west London

Police confirmed six people died, but the number is expected rise after the fire started on the fourth floor and quickly spread. NHS England said 74 people are being ...

Jun 15 2017

Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies during a US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington , DC, June 13, 2017 . Trump could de...

Jun 14 2017

Microsoft Just Made All Your Minecraft Dreams Come True

To signify the decision to unify the many versions of Minecraft , the console versions of the game will be renamed. Microsoft's aspirin will come this summer, though, ...

Jun 14 2017

Tropical Storm Calvin forms off southern Mexico in Pacific

Tropical storm warnings are in effect along the southeastern Mexican coast. Tropical Depression Three-E is expected to move slowly northwestward and move inland along ...

Jun 13 2017

Battle for IS 'Capital' Raqqa Begins

The U.S. -led coalition said the fight for Raqqa would be "long and difficult" but would deliver a " decisive blow to the idea of ISIS as a physical caliphate", using an...

Jun 12 2017

N.Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with PM May's Conservatives

But the ballot-box humiliation has seriously - and possibly mortally - wounded her leadership just as Britain is about to begin complex exit talks with the European Unio...

Jun 12 2017

Michelle Carter text message

Prosecutors accuse Michelle Carter , then 17, of playing a "sick game" with boyfriend Conrad Roy's life, as they released transcripts of texts sent between the pair....

Jun 11 2017

Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title

Ostapenko also recovered from a break behind in the third set and finished the contest with a flashing backhand victor to become the first unseeded player to win the tit...

Jun 11 2017

Tehran attackers were Iranians, committed terror attacks in Raqqa, Mosul

Terrorist group ISIL has claimed responsibility for both attacks. Foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called the White House comments "repugnant" and accused the USA of...

Jun 11 2017

May strikes deal with DUP following shock result

The 10 DUP MPs could prove crucial in supporting the Conservatives on key votes after Thursday's election saw Mrs May lose control of the Commons. May wanted to win e...

Jun 10 2017

I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

Trump also indirectly accused Comey of perjury when he adamantly denied the fired FBI director's claim that the President asked him to end the FBI's investigation into ...

Jun 10 2017

Breaking Twitter Silence, Trump Sees Lies, Vindication in 'Leaker' Comey's Testimony

One was that he thinks of President Donald Trump as a liar, and anxious about his propensity to lie. Trump had fired Comey on May 9, in a move suspected by many a...

Jun 09 2017

Afghanistan bombing: 10 killed in blast outside Herat mosque

The president also used the opportunity to lash out at Pakistan and accused it of unleashing an "undeclared war of aggression" against Afghanistan. "And today we are dema...

Jun 09 2017

Project CARS 2 gets new 4K trailer, confirmation of release date

In fact, you'll have nine racing disciplines to choose from in Project CARS 2 , when it revs up for release on Xbox One , PlayStation 4 and PC worldwide on 22nd Sep...

Jun 08 2017

OECD forecasts global economic growth of 3.5% in 2017, 3.6% in 2018

The OECD also forecasted the global growth rate for 2017 at 3.5 percent; its projection for 2018 was 3.6 percent. The OECD forecast US growth of 2.1 percent this year a...

Jun 08 2017

Notre Dame attacker pledged support to Islamic State

Witnesses said he shouted "This is for Syria!" as he launched the attack, while police searching his student flat discovered a video claiming responsibility for the attac...

Jun 08 2017

Hawaii enacts law to align goals with Paris climate accord

Failure to step up action against global warming would be "disastrous", California Governor Jerry Brown warned on Tuesday as he seeks to fill the USA leadership vacuum on...