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European Union criminals facing deportation and United Kingdom ban for up to 10 years

A £140m "Controlling Migration Fund" will ease the pressures on communities and reduce illegal immigration, announced the Home Secretary. In her first major address since being appointed to the post, Ms Rudd also revealed proposals to overhaul the ...

Wenger open to England job only after Arsenal 'love affair' ends

Asked what he still had left to achieve after 20 years in charge at Arsenal, he said: "I want to win absolutely everything and play the flawless game in every single game, that is my dream - g et people to enjoy what they see, and the players to enjo...

Supreme Court rejects to reopen Gov. Walker investigation

Walker, who won re-election in 2014 and is up for a third term in 2018, declined immediate comment Monday through his spokesman Joe Fadness. The investigation was conducted under the state's John Doe law, which at the time allowed prosecutors to ...

Pope Francis makes surprise visit to quake zone

Putting aside his prepared text, he invited the thousands of Italians and pilgrims present to join him in praying the rosary for the earthquake's many victims. But there were also many lighter moments as he smiled broadly for selfies with local you...

European Parliament backs India's surgical strikes in PoK

Last week India launched what it termed "surgical strikes" across the LOC. Amid confusion prevailing over the details of yesterday's terror attack at Army-BSF camp in Baramulla, Union minister Hansraj Ahir today said it would be improper to say t...

Philippine drills open in uncertainty: Are they the last?

It was not clear what he meant by "break up". During three tangential and fiercely worded speeches in Manila , Duterte said the United States did not want to sell missiles and other weapons, but Russian Federation and China had told him they cou...

IMF says global growth to stay weak, warns of populist fallout

According to the IMF World Economic Outlook (WEO) released on Tuesday in Washington, the fund projects that the current economic recession will outlast 2016, with a gross domestic product (GDP) contraction of 1.7 percent. The IMF expects global growt...

Hurricane watch issued for Florida coast

Mrs. Obama plans to campaign in Raleigh on Thursday afternoon. But Clinton's campaign said the event had been postponed. While Obama is still set to campaign for his preferred successor more than any sitting president in recent history, the White H...

Ex-Liverpool and Manchester City striker scores spectacular victor for new club

Since then Balotelli has struggled to find his best form in hard spells with AC Milan and Liverpool - the 26-year-old having scored only four times in all competitions across the 2014-15 and 2015-16 campaigns. "This confirms that there is confu...

German prosecutors drop probe into comic over Erdogan poem

On Tuesday, the public prosecutor in Mainz said that an investigation had found "no sufficient evidence" that Bohmermann or anyone else involved in the poem's creation or broadcast, was guilty of an offense under the law. Prosecutors said the right t...

Trump tax revelation punctuates week of political challenges

In response to the exclusive New York Times report, Mr Trump's campaign team claimed the income tax document had been illegally obtained and that the newspaper was working to help rival Democratic nominee Hilary Clinton. And really folks, reall...

US suspends contacts with Russia on Syria

In a day of high tensions, President Vladimir Putin earlier suspended a deal with the U.S. on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium. "This is not a decision that was taken lightly", State Department spokesman John Kirby said, accusing Russian Fed...

We fully support PM on surgical strike: Arvind Kejriwal

As India's claims of conducting " surgical strikes " over Pakistani soil has largely met with rebuttal and has been declared "grotesque" by experts, suspicion over India's official version is growing across the border as well. Soon after Kejriwal's m...

CT Revenue Department Denies Trump's Leaked Tax Return Came From Them

It shows he was able to preserve his enterprise, and then he was able to build it". Without admitting fault, Trump's top allies praised their candidate's business acumen following a bombshell report in The New York Times focusing the real estat...

Bronx Blast Kills 'Rising Star' Fire Battalion Chief

Officials say a suspected drug lab exploded, and an FDNY battalion chief was killed by falling debris. FDNY Battalion Chief Michael Fahy was stuck by flying debris and killed. "I want to thank everyone here at The Allen Pavilion for all they did ...

Hurricane Matthew remains powerful Category 4 storm; sustained winds at 145 miles per hour

At 5 p.m. Sunday, Matthew was about 320 miles south-southwest of Port Au Prince, moving to the northwest at 5 mph, the National Hurricane Center said . After passing Jamaica and Haiti, Matthew is expected to reach Cuba on Tuesday, potentially making...

Colombia's FARC rebels will forfeit assets for victim reparations

They voted 50.23 percent to 49.76 percent against the accord, with more than 99 percent of the votes counted, according to official results published online by electoral authorities. Earlier on Sunday (2 October) the rebels said they would give up al...

Philippines' Duterte compares himself to Hitler, calls for slaughter of drug addicts

Now, there are three million drug addicts. Duterte later insisted the insult wasn't "personal" when Obama canceled a meeting between the two in Laos. On Friday, reacting to critical comments on his war on drugs by U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy an...

Obama to attend Shimon Peres funeral in Jerusalem

Threats are ever present. And U.S. President Barack Obama , who was also in attendance, delivered a 20-minute eulogy in which he directly mentioned the stalled state of peace talks between Israel and Palestine. Obama is speaking at the Friday fune...

Salman Khan: Pakistani actors are not terrorists

Welcoming his stand, Azmi said, "Our fight is against Pakistan and we are proud of our soldiers for going into the Pakistan-occupied territory and killing the terrorists". "Cine stars or those from the Indian film industry, their lips should be perma...

Aleppo hospital hit as Syria army presses assault

The Syrian government and its ally Russian Federation "bear special responsibility for ending the fighting in Syria", the two leaders agreed, strongly condemning the strikes in eastern Aleppo, an area they said is "populated with hundreds of thousa...

Trump defends calling former Miss Universe 'Miss Piggy,' 'Miss Housekeeping'

Hillary explained how Donald previously called Alicia " Miss Piggy " and "Mrs. Housekeeping" because she was Latina. Mr Trump is seen in 1990s footage saying Machado "weighed 118 pounds or 117 pounds (53kg) and she went up to 160 or 170 (72.5 or...

Mosul offensive to start soon, says French defense minister

The United States is sending about 600 extra troops to Iraq to train local forces for an assault, Defence Secretary Ashton Carter said Wednesday. They will join 4,600 military personnel already in Iraq. Since 2014, Mosul has been IS stronghold. U...

Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed Nobel Peace Prize victor Shimon Peres as a "great man of the world" on Friday as he eulogised the man who was once his political rival at his funeral. Obama led world leaders in paying tribute to Per...

Iraq says US will send more troops for Mosul battle

The shell from the September 20 rocket launch didn't kill any troops but it was the first time US forces were exposed to a chemical attack in Iraq. Last week, ISIS fighters fired an artillery shell near USA troops at the Qayyarah West airfield, abo...

India, Afghanistan call for end to all support of militants

Prime Minister Modi conveyed to President Ghani that India would continue to engage with the worldwide community to assist the Afghan President in all possible ways. Both leaders also discussed trade and transit issues and chose to implement the tril...

How Congress Can Override President Obama's Veto of the 9/11 Bill

Foreign countries now have immunity from lawsuits in the U.S. Saudi Arabia, a key USA ally, strongly objected to the bill. Cornyn, who has criticized the president for delaying the veto , called it "disappointing". Obama's move escalates the fight...

Bosnia Serbs vote to keep disputed national holiday

A Bosnian Serb woman waves as she listens to the speech of Milorad Dodik , President of the Bosnian Serb region of Republic of Srpska, during celebrations after the result of the referendum in the Bosnian town of Pale, Bosnia, on. The Russian am...

Spain's regional elections strengthen PP, deal blow to Socialists

With 45.5 percent of the votes counted in Galicia, the People's Party (PP) was expected to win 41 out of 75 seats in the regional parliament, according to exit polls. National leaders have campaigned hard in the two northern regions in recent weeks b...

India backs off after frenzied war rhetoric

He said , while countries in Asia are working to make the 21st century Asia's era, Pakistan is engaged in a conspiracy of causing bloodshed across the continent by sponsoring terrorism and killing innocents. "There have been 17 fidayeen attempts by...

Will the presidential debate be both educational and entertaining?

Mike Pence says he's spending "a little bit of time " preparing for next week's vice presidential debate. Trump must use the first debate to demonstrate he has the knowledge and steadiness to make him a plausible president, and must do so in the fac...

Tests reveal fractured leg for Casemiro

The Brazil global was substituted in the first half of Los Blancos' 2-0 win over Periquitos, having taken a kick to his leg as he blocked a shot. Dortmund's Signal Iduna Park has particularly bad memories for Madrid , who have lost on their last t...

India calls Pakistan 'terrorist state' at United Nations debate

He listed action taken by the Pakistani government to combat terrorism such as the National Action Plan and the Zarb-e-Azb anti-terrorism campaign. "He ( Nawaz Sharif ) ignored the Uri terror attack naturally because he could not have mentioned it"...

Pipeline developer buys ranch near North Dakota protest camp

Many members within the tribe plan on continuing their protest through the winter, if it's necessary. "I am here because oil companies are causing the deliberate destruction of our sacred places and burials", said Archambault. The protest was non-c...

Jets' Brandon Marshall turned off 'disgusting' Pats - Texans game

Garoppolo started the first two games in the place of Brady as he serves out his four-game suspension tied to Deflategate. PASS DEFENSE: A - Just a few days after left disappointed and seemingly embarrassed by their second-half performance against ...

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S.Korea to announce joint military drill plan with United States before April

The simple Sino-Russian proposal, firmly rejected by Washington, seeks a simultaneous suspension of both nuclear tests by Pyongyang and the large-scale military exercises by Wa...

McConnell: Trump Should Back Romney for Senate

Those close to Romney say as senator he is less interested in direct combat with President Donald Trump than he once was and more interested in promoting Utah - though the ma...

Political experts rate Donald Trump worst president in United States history

He has a ways to go to catch Abe Lincoln, however, who finished at No. 1. In the ranking of the most successful American leaders, U.S. President Donald trump took the last plac...

Israeli Army Fires at Gaza Target After Device Explodes Near Border

These specific military targets belonging to the Hamas organization were attacked, Xinhua quoted a statement issued by the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF). Saturday's incident comes...

Auburn vs SC basketball

Auburn sophomore forward Anfernee McLemore will miss the rest of the season after suffering a serious injury to his left leg during Saturday's loss against SC . Freshman forward...

'Oxfam's next actions will be critical' says MP

Oxfam has said it will set up a commission to investigate past and present allegations of exploitation by staff. More than 1,000 direct debits to the charity were cancelled ove...

Ramaphosa to outline anti-corruption plans in SONA

FILE: Ramaphosa is congratulated by members of opposition parties. Ramaphosa thanked South Africans for their "patience and forbearance" in allowing the governing African Nat...

Mitt Romney Announces Utah Senate Run

Romney is the former governor of MA and was the Republican candidate for the 2012 presidential election. Orrin Hatch considered retirement, speculation grew that Romney - who re...

Korea fall to Sweden amid more unity displays

He said he was confident the sides would eventually get to the negotiating table, but if Kim wanted to talk "he's got to tell me he wants to talk". His administration's 2019 bu...

USA urges help for Iraq, extends $3 billion credit line

Non-governmental organisations on Monday pledged $330mn but the main commitments are expected to be made by about 70 countries on the final day of the conference today. Araji said ...

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NY bomber sentenced to life in prison

NY bomber sentenced to life in prison

In addition to the bombs in Manhattan, Rahimi was accused of planting a bomb on the route of a charity running race in New Jersey, which exploded without injuring anyone, and shoot...

NEC will finalise Zuma transition on Monday- Ramaphosa

NEC will finalise Zuma transition on Monday- Ramaphosa

On Sunday, the ANC marked the commemoration of Mandela from prison in Cape Town. It said the leaders, who have participated in discussions on Zuma's exit, dropped out because of ...

Internet Pioneer John Perry Barlow Dead at 70

Internet Pioneer John Perry Barlow Dead at 70

The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir has paid tribute to Barlow on Twitter, writing: "This life is fleeting, as we all know - the Muse we serve is not". "With a broken heart I have to...

Colts Owner Jim Irsay Will Pay for Funeral of Edwin Jackson

Colts Owner Jim Irsay Will Pay for Funeral of Edwin Jackson

Jackson and the driver of his ride-share auto Jeffrey Monroe were killed Sunday morning after a black Ford F-150 pickup driven by a 37-year-old undocumented immigrant man struck...

US Senate leaders reach $300 billion federal spending deal

Under Congress' arcane ways, a broad-brush agreement to increase legally binding spending "caps" - which would otherwise keep the budgets for the military and domestic agencies ess...