Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

See Melania Trump's speech during the Republican National Convention See Melania Trump's speech during the Republican National Convention

Convention delegates were moving towards approving a rules package, and when the convention chair declared the rules approved after a tense and loud voice vote, the Never Trump movement rose up in a chorus of boos. "We can't afford four more ye...

China not in agreement with USA comments over SCS arbitration award China not in agreement with USA comments over SCS arbitration award

Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines , Taiwan and Vietnam have rival claims. Such a move would require the nations whose territory is affected to force its aircraft to identify itself to a foreign country before flying through domestic air or face mili...

Pakistani model's brother says he killed her for 'honour'

Her brother, Waseem Azeem , was arrested Sunday. He confessed to the murder and stated that he had killed her for "honour". Reuters was not immediately able to reach the family. Her real name was Fouzia Azeem but she chose Qandeel Baloch as he...

Anti-Trump forces make-last ditch effort Anti-Trump forces make-last ditch effort

He says national party leaders "made a mockery of the rules" by not allowing a roll-call vote . Seeking a roll call vote in Cleveland then is about more than changing the party's nominee. "That is one reason I fell in love with him to begin with...

Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, with a hitch Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, with a hitch

The force had said it was concerned that the app could provide another online avenue for criminals to exploit. You'd need to manually uninstall PI Network, which should appear in your application manager. The game's safety was earlier questioned ...

Keep it cool, keep to law: Turkey warned

Kerry and Mogherini spoke after a meeting in Brussels that also included the bloc's 28 foreign ministers, and after a weekend when Turkey's government responded to the coup attempt by rounding up some 6,000 people, including hundreds of judges and ...

Baton Rouge shooter Gavin Long's manifesto before killing 3 cops

Colonel Mike Edmonson said: "His movements, his direction, his attention was on police officers". Three other officers were wounded, one critically. "His prey was those police officers or any police officers in the area". Reuters said that docume...

US cautions Turkey against going too far in search for coup plotters

More than 290 people were killed in the military coup attempt in Turkey, spokespeople for the Turkish Foreign Ministry said. Gulen has denied any involvement. The men, who havesought asylum in Greece, arrived by military helicopter yesterday after ...

If elected, would declare war against ISIS: Donald Trump

It would have been nice to have a one-on-one interview with Mike Pence because I did learn a lot about Mike Pence . However, with 22 percent of voters expressing no opinion on Pence's qualifications, there is room for change on this front as t...

Victory for Corbyn as Labour's NEC puts him on the ballot

Most Labour MPs have deserted the left-wing leader but he remains confident of grassroots membership support. The NEC on Tuesday agreed that Mr Corbyn will automatically appear on the leadership ballot but introduced restrictions on who will be a...

Newspapers fail to hit stands in Kashmir for third day

Curfew remained in force in Kashmir and normal life paralysed for the ninth day today. Local newspapers in curfew-bound Kashmir failed to hit the stands Monday for the third consecutive day after the government's clampdown on the media in the after...

'Intentionally Assassinated': Baton Rouge Police Hold Presser, Show Images of Gunman 'Intentionally Assassinated': Baton Rouge Police Hold Presser, Show Images of Gunman

WATCH: Can Obama Stop Gun Violence? It has been an emotionally charged few days across the country because of the protests stemming from the Sterling shooting and the shooting by police of Philando Castile in Minnesota , plus the ambush on Da...

Turkey coup attempt: Police search key nuclear base used by US troops Turkey coup attempt: Police search key nuclear base used by US troops

At nightfall, thousands of flag-waving people rallied in Istanbul's Taksim Square, Ankara's Kizilay Square and elsewhere. Bishop noted the country had a very complex society made up of Islamists, Kurd, secularists. Turkey defense minister told...

Republican convention off to raucous start

No roll call votes were taken - a process that would have been lengthy. Leading candidates include Virginia Sen. In Pennsylvania, they were directly elected during the primary by the voters. Everyone was still talking about how the "Never Trump" ...

OurMine says it hacked Pokemon Go servers OurMine says it hacked Pokemon Go servers

With the game using Global Positioning System and location data much like Niantic's last game, Ingress, you're probably wondering how much data is consumed when you play Pokemon Go . The augmented reality mobile game is now available in Austria, Bel...

2 hacker groups claim responsibility for attacks on Pokemon Go servers 2 hacker groups claim responsibility for attacks on Pokemon Go servers

Though the game is not officially available in many countries, users are finding different ways to have the game installed on their phones. In the server crash of Pokemon Go on Sunday, Hacking collective OurMine may have also played a part.

Millions Approved for New, Illegal West Bank Settlements

Netanyahu announced in Jerusalem earlier in the day. El-Sissi recently made a high-profile speech calling for a resumption of efforts to bring peace between Israel and the Palestinians and also others in the region. Palestinian leaders say years ...

All parties in a mood to take good decisions: Modi

Sensing trouble, the Modi government scheduled an all-party meet on Sunday requesting all th eparties to support the GST and not indulge in things that are of lesser importance than the GST. "We are still awaiting a concrete response from the governm...

May becomes Britain's PM, makes Johnson foreign minister

May, 59, the second female prime minister after Margaret Thatcher (1979-1990), served as home secretary in the administration of David Cameron, whose premiership is the latest casualty in the political turmoil unravelling in the United Kingdom over t...

China's air force conducts combat air patrol in South China Sea China's air force conducts combat air patrol in South China Sea

The maritime administration of Hainan province said Monday that an area southeast of the island would be closed until Thursday but gave no details about the nature of the exercises. As expected, China rejected the ruling. "It has not, whether in the ...

European Union partnership 'unbreakable', John Kerry says in Brussels

Secretary of State John Kerry , Reuters reports. Recalling a weekend visit to a World War Two US military cemetery in Luxembourg and the US contribution to liberating Europe, he said cooperation was as intense now as it has ever been and that all ...

Responses to Qandeel's murder

Her real name was Fouzia Azeem but she chose Qandeel Baloch as her pseudonym after stepping into modelling. The model shared hundreds of photos and videos of her dancing with her 123,000 Instagram followers. After Baloch's death, many Pakista...

Turkish Police to Down Helicopters, F-16s to Patrol the Skies Turkish Police to Down Helicopters, F-16s to Patrol the Skies

There's no gunfire, no sonic booms, but there's also a somberness, a sadness, prayers for the people who died on Friday after the festivities last night, the celebrations of safeguarding democracy. "There is no excuse for any steps that takes the cou...

Michael Gove: I 'reluctantly' chose to run for party leader Michael Gove: I 'reluctantly' chose to run for party leader

The Justice Secretary had been widely expected to throw his weight behind fellow Leave campaigner Boris. Casting himself as a reluctant candidate, Gove declared that "I did nearly everything I could not to be a candidate for leadership of this part...

Uncle says Nice attacker recruited by Algerian IS member

Officials in Nice, which included Prime Minister Manuel Valls, were greeted with whistles and jeers from the crowd, along with some shouted insults accusing them of incompetence and politicking after the attack. But I do not want unnecessary controve...

Fox suspends Newt Gingrich's contract amid vice president buzz

Washington Free Beacon editor Matthew Continetti discussed on Tuesday possible running mates for Hillary Clinton (D.) and Donald Trump (R.) in an appearance on Fox News . A number of other high-profile Republicans have already taken their names o...

United States lifts ban on Turkish Airlines flights -CNN Turk United States lifts ban on Turkish Airlines flights -CNN Turk

Ekin Calisir, a freelance journalist spoke to WION and detailed how the situation was at ground zero, as the military swarmed the streets of Ankara and the tanks were rolled out. The channel showed a live shot of its empty red and white studio. The...

Kim Kardashian tries to prove Taylor Swift lied Kim Kardashian tries to prove Taylor Swift lied

West says Swift gave her the okay to his recording the song. After Kim Kardashian posted video of a call between West and Taylor Swift that seems to suggest she knew about the infamous line in his "Famous" song, Swift takes to Instagram to ...

Owen Smith to stand for labour leadership

We should be proud of the Labour movement and what we have achieved. This is why I am Labour right to my fingertips. The anti-Corbyn vote will surely be split between Ms Eagle and Mr Smith, making the incumbent leader the favourite to win again...

Slain Baton Rouge Officer Had Called For Healing Slain Baton Rouge Officer Had Called For Healing

Police did not identify the suspect, but a USA government official told Reuters he was Gavin Long, of Kansas City, Missouri . In a Monday morning Facebook post, Louisiana State Police said they needed to withhold official confirmation of his name ...

Turkey's EU Talks to Cease if Death Penalty Reintroduced Turkey's EU Talks to Cease if Death Penalty Reintroduced

The Foreign Ministry raised the death toll stemming from the coup attempt to more than 290, including over 100 rebels, and said 1,400 people were hurt. "A country that has the death penalty can not be an European Union member". President Erdogan ...

UK Parliament to vote on nuclear weapons arsenal

Barrow and Furness MP John Woodcock claimed that his party's official policy is to back the renewal of trident. "I recognise people are going to take some time to get into that position [unilateralism], but I ask them to look at the world as it is"...

Two more arrests in Nice truck attack; 49 dead still not ID'd

A man standing nearby said "Never here". One witness told detectives that during a discussion about portrayals of Islamic State decapitations online, Lahouaiej-Bouhlel had replied: "I am used to that", Molins said. In March, he received a suspend...

Turkey detains 103 generals, admirals after coup

Pictures on social media showed detained soldiers stripped from the waist up, some wearing only their underpants, handcuffed and lying packed together on the floor of a sports hall where they were being held in Ankara. Belgian Foreign Minister Didier...

6000 detained in Turkey purge, Erdogan hints at bringing back death penalty

The same official said the situation in Konya was "under control" after coup backers there also resisted arrest. Turkey widened a crackdown on suspected supporters of a failed military coup on Sunday, taking the number of people rounded up in the...

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