World Media

Author: 0 China welcomes talks to ease tensions, says Ramos

The Philippines and China have discussed setting up a "two-track" system that would allow them to cooperate in some areas while separately handling "contentious issues" such as their South China Sea territorial dispute, officials in Manila said.

Author: 0 Trump reveals few details on "extreme vetting" of immigrants

By most measures, the Democratic Party's left flank has had a banner year. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump smiles at the audience's applause Monday as he arrives to speak in Youngstown, . "And you notice I haven't said much about her opponent. And I'm OK with that, because I'm talking territory instead of Muslim". "It depends . I don't think I can give a full yes or no".

Author: 0 Trump blasts nation-building but wants Iraq oil

He panned the long, expensive Iraq War started under Republican President George W. Bush, as well as Obama's calls for new leadership in some Middle East countries during the pro-democracy Arab Spring uprisings. "Only those who we expect to flourish in our country and to embrace a tolerant American society should be issued visas", he said. He did say that implementing the policy overhaul would require a temporary halt in immigration from "the most risky and volatile regions of the world ...

Author: 0 Syrian army launches intense air attacks after rebels 'break' Aleppo siege

The militants claimed they had achieved their goal while state media denied that the blockade has been breached. A little more than a week later, Fatah Al Sham's fighters have significantly contributed to ending the siege on eastern Aleppo, where rebel forces were looking increasingly desperate and ineffectual against government troops and Russian and Syrian air strikes and with support from their friends in the global community dwindling.

Author: 0 After hack, more data on Democrats hits the web

The hacker also gives a message in which he wrote: "it is time for the new revolutions now". "As you see the US presidential elections are becoming a farce, a big political performance where the voters are far from playing the leading role", a note attached to the new documents read.

World Media Kennedy pitches Royals past Tigers 3-1; Cabrera hurt
Author: 0 Kennedy pitches Royals past Tigers 3-1; Cabrera hurt

The only time in the last 14 appearances that Duffy allowed more than three earned runs came at Detroit on July 16, when he was reached for four runs and six hits over 6 1/3 innings of a victory.Verlander has been just as sharp as Duffy of late, allowing two or fewer earned runs in each of his last eight starts.

World Media Kashmir unrest: Four protestors killed in Budgam, death toll reaches 64
Author: 0 Kashmir unrest: Four protestors killed in Budgam, death toll reaches 64

Three of the injured were in critical condition, police said. Two other youths sustained bullet injuries in the incident. In all, about 6,000 civilians and over 3,500 security personnel have been injured in the clashes. Reports said that though the situation remained under control across the Srinagar but clashes erupted between youths and retreating government forces men in the evening.

Author: 0 Corsican Town Becomes Third in France to Ban the 'Burkini'

And today Sisco mayor Pierre-Ange Vivoni said burqinis would be banned on the island from tomorrow. The fight started after three families of North African origin objected to tourists taking pictures of women bathing in the suits, witnesses said.

Author: 0 One person shot in Milwaukee protest but no repeat of riots

The men fled the auto and the officers followed, shooting Smith in the arm and chest when he failed to put his gun down, Barrett said. Only an investigation will vindicate the shooting; "supports" is a more accurate term, I believe. Barrett spoke about his own time living in Sherman Park and the strong roots many families have in the neighborhood. He said the officer had told Smith to drop the gun and he did not do so.

Author: 0 Trump to propose political tests for immigrants

Trump said, "The rise of ISIS is the direct result of policy decisions made by President Obama.", "The group of what would become ISIS was close to being extinguished, but decisions made by the Obama-Clinton group has been absolutely disastrous".

World Media 70th Happy Independence Day 2016 | Quotes | Greetings Images
Author: 0 70th Happy Independence Day 2016 | Quotes | Greetings Images

The then chief of Indian National Congress, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, presided over as the first Prime Minister of the nation. President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory cable to Shri Pranab Mukherjee, President of India, on the occasion of his country's Independence Day.

World Media Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints
Author: 0 Zambia's president leads in election results amid complaints

He said the party was confident the Constitutional Court would declare the election result invalid. But student Harrison Simenda, 24, who supports Hichilema, popularly known as HH, said: "They have stolen this election from HH but they will not enjoy it because I see very tough times ahead for our economy".

Author: 0 Thai police probing bombing link to southern violence

He did not elaborate, but said police were gathering evidence and that global militant groups were not believed to be behind the attacks. The attacks came only days after the junta won a referendum vote on a controversial new charter it drafted.

World Media Pakistan President: Quetta massacre will be avenged
Author: 0 Pakistan President: Quetta massacre will be avenged

President said terrorists through their nefarious designs can not weaken nation's resolve to fight terrorism. While addressing the ceremony, President Mamnoon Hussain said that the nation would exact revenge for every single drop of blood of people killed by terrorists.

Author: 0 The Lawyers Mourning Slain Colleagues in Pakistan

Lawyers across Pakistan went on strike yesterday in protest at at a bomb blast reported to have been aimed at the profession. It was added to the United States' list of global terrorists last week. JuA claimed responsibility for an Easter attack in the second largest Pakistani city of Lahore in March in which more than 70 people were killed.

Author: 0 Trump under pressure after Clinton releases 2015 tax returns

Indiana Governor Mike Pence, Trump's running mate, has also not released tax returns. The Clintons' relatively high effective federal tax rate is because a majority of their income comes from work, not investments. Romney is now among those questioning Trump's decision to withhold his taxes. Clinton's advisers say they see little benefit in her going toe-to-toe with Trump over every personal accusation, generating sound bites that would dominate cable news broadcasts.

World Media Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo hit hospital, market, kill 18
Author: 0 Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo hit hospital, market, kill 18

Rebels broke a three-week government siege of Aleppo's east on Saturday, opening a new route for goods through the southern outskirts. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist collective, said outdoor Friday prayers were called off in Idlib because of the intensity of the airstrikes.

World Media Let the games begin: Olympians are giving Tinder a huge activity boost
Author: 0 Let the games begin: Olympians are giving Tinder a huge activity boost

Profiles from athletes of almost every sport can be found on Tinder with updates like "Got plenty of time to kill", or, "Looking for fun in Rio!" It appears such activities weren't totally unexpected. You might say that the village has becoming something of a Tinder . hotbed. "'A lot of the athletes here are using this app, ' said Nyman, 25". These Summer Games may be a flawless environment for hookups.

Author: 0 Cano, Cruz homer, Mariners beat A's for 7th win in 8 games

Butler, whose three-hit game was his fourth of the season, has at least two hits in each of his last four starts against right-handed pitching. "That's why I'm trying to get him in there against as many righties as I can". The A's don't have great shortstop depth for the most part, and Semien has started 115 of the 52-64 A's 116 games. Vidal Nuno pitched two scoreless innings, which lowered his ERA to 2.86...

World Media Killed, 6 Injured in Fresh Attack in Assam
Author: 0 Killed, 6 Injured in Fresh Attack in Assam

He said that ULFA (Independent) may be behind the incident. They have also complained that the police were aware of a probable attack by the militants in the area but did not deploy adequate forces. Police say the faction have lost support in recent times, with group members leaning towards terrorism. Suspected ULFA-I terrorists yesterday exploded an improvised explosive devise (IED) in a drain near a tea garden in Philobari but none was injured.

Author: 0 Boko Haram: Some abducted Chibok girls killed in air strikes

Sunday Aug. 14, 2016. 276 girls were taken from their school in the northern town of Chibok , Borno state in April 2014. The mother of one of the. Nigeria's information minister Lai Mohammed released a statement assuring the public that negotiations regarding the missing Chibok girls are ongoing.

World Media Funeral Friday for boy killed in water park accident
Author: 0 Funeral Friday for boy killed in water park accident

Park officials said in a statement that Schlitterbahn Kansas City would remain closed at least until Wednesday, while the slide would be shut down during the course of the investigation. Two northwest Kansas women injured in an accident at Schlitterbahn water park in Kansas City, Kan ., are back home awaiting more medical appointments.

Author: 0 Cannes burkini ban is a freaky response to attacks

Citing fears of a similar attack, Lisnard has deemed the modest swimsuit a " symbol of Islamic extremism ", potentially causing public unrest. Anyone caught breaking the new rule could face a fine of €38 (£33). The burkini, which covers the body but does not hide the face, is thus a totally legal garment'. The local branch of the Human Rights League warned that Cannes' burkini ban could further alienate French Muslims.

Author: 0 Ohio fugitive arrested in killing of New Mexico officer

A bulletin sent out three days later by the Ross County Sheriff's Office in OH said both Hanes and another suspect, James Nelson, were believed to have fled the state and were armed and extremely unsafe. His body has been escorted to Albuquerque, where the medical examiner will conduct an autopsy Monday. One motorist driving a red Chevy Cruze was approached by the man in the red shirt and was reportedly told to hand over his keys and go with the man, the statement said.

World Media Rio Olympics 2016: Ibtihaj Muhammad, USA fencers win bronze in team event
Author: 0 Rio Olympics 2016: Ibtihaj Muhammad, USA fencers win bronze in team event

Ibtihaj Muhammad makes history but is unable to advance to the quarterfinals. Muhammad took home the bronze medal with Team USA during the women's team saber fencing event on Saturday. The top ranked fencer in the world Sofya Velikaya earned six-straight touches against Wozniak to retake the lead for Russian Federation, 40-35, and went on to defeat the Americans, 45-42.

Author: 0 #Milwaukee: Milwaukee Erupts In Protests After Cops Shoot & Kill Man

A deadly shooting of an armed man by Milwaukee police has stirred anger, fear and disbelief as authorities restore calm in the city after a night of violent protest. During the investigation, the officer, who is one year older that the man he shot, and has six years of service with the Milwaukee Police Department (half the time as an officer) will be put on administrative duty.

World Media If Clinton wins Pennsylvania, she cheated
Author: 0 If Clinton wins Pennsylvania, she cheated

Because if you do that, and I know you're all voting. "So we want to prevail, but we also want to make sure we don't leave any stone unturned". The road to 270 electoral votes - the threshold to clinch the presidency - increasingly looks to be a series of uphill climbs and dead ends for Trump in the usual collection of most competitive states.

Author: 0 Tom Daley: I'll win Olympic gold for my late dad

Goodfellow, 19, moved into Daley's London apartment two months ago so they could train together, live out of each other's pockets and reinforce the wavelengths required to hit the water in ideal synchronicity at 34mph. I've not told him the truth the last few days - we've been cutting corn. China's Chen Aisen and Lin Yue won gold in the event, and David Boudia and Steele Johnson won silver for the United States.

Author: 0 South Africa's ruling party suffering biggest electoral blow

A report by the electoral commission in Cape Town said that with 95 per cent of ballots counted, the Democratic Alliance (DA) emerged as a rising power against the ANC in several districts. DA's first black leader Mmusi Maimane on Saturday claimed victory on the national executive capital of Tshwane (Pretoria). The opposition Democratic Alliance party edged out the ANC in Tshwane, though it did not win a majority, raising the likelihood of a coalition government.

World Media Obama touts progress against Islamic State
Author: 0 Obama touts progress against Islamic State

The president held an hours-long meeting with military leaders at the Pentagon about the fight against Islamic State. "More than 14,000 strikes so far". "I'm not confident that we can trust the Russians and Vladimir Putin, which is why we have to test whether we can get an actual cessation of hostilities", Mr Obama said.

Author: 0 Thaksin Shinawatra denies Red Shirts involved in Thailand bombings

It was not clear who was behind the attacks, but police said the violence was not linked to Islamic terrorism. Half an hour later, heading back to his hotel, he saw "a good few people injured and the whole area just panicking. No group has claimed responsibility, though suspicion could fall on insurgents from Muslim-majority provinces in southern Thailand. Ethnic Malay militants fighting for greater autonomy in Thailand's far south have launched attacks there almost every day for a more than ...

Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan pivots to Putin as tensions rise with the West

Putin, for his part, was one of the first to contact Erdogan after the failed coup, despite the still-lingering fallout between Russia and Turkey over a Russian fighter jet downed over Turkish airspace a year ago. "Currently Turkey can not enter Syria, it can not do anything in Syria because the Russian forces are there", Erhan Ersan, a Russian affairs specialist at Istanbul's Marmara University, told Al Jazeera.