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Activists say airstrikes in northern Syria kill more than 20

Activists say airstrikes in northern Syria kill more than 20

Instead of a three-day " regime of calm" - the term the Syrian military uses to denote a temporary truce the downing of arms did not even last one day into the holiday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. It said the rebels were trying to regain control of the farms. The Britain-based Observatory had no immediate word on who carried out the strikes but said it was likely to have been either the Syrian government or its ally Russian Federation, rather than the US-led coalition. Read More

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Source Says of Wounded Ballwin Officer, 'It's Not Good'

Authorities say the wounded police officer is hospitalized didn't offer any immediate word about the officer's medical status. St. Louis County officials say a weapon was recovered. "While going back to his vehicle with his back turned to the motorist, the driver came out of the vehicle, advanced quickly on the officer from the back, and fired three shots", said Scott. Read More

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Attack on Shiite shrine kills 37, wounds 62

Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr ordered his militia, the Peace Brigade, to deploy around the mausoleum near Balad, about 93 kilometers (58 miles) north of Baghdad. A medical official from Balad hospital, who declined to be named because he was not authorized to give the information to the press, said 35 were killed and 65 injured. Read More

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NKorea: US sanctions tantamount to act of war

NKorea: US sanctions tantamount to act of war

Dujarric said that Ban, who is now visiting China, "believes that discussion of human rights concerns allows for a more comprehensive assessment and action when addressing security and stability concerns on the Korean Peninsula". It had to address the role of Kim Jong Un, and designate for sanctions anyone found responsible for human rights violations. "Considering the sanctions name Kim Jong Un, the reaction from Pyongyang will be epic". Read More

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Italian victims tortured in Bangladesh attack, autopsies show

Italian victims tortured in Bangladesh attack, autopsies show

One of them said they would not stop until establishing Shariah law all over the world. Deadly attacks in four countries linked to Islamic State show the limitations of US-led efforts to loosen the group's grip in Syria and Iraq, and the challenge of stopping attacks that are not only globally dispersed but very different in their choice of targets, current and former USA officials said. Read More

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Bangladesh police may have shot hostage

A Bangladeshi soldier controls local residents as they pour in to pay their respects to the victims of the attack on Holey Artisan Bakery, at a stadium in Dhaka , Bangladesh, Monday, July 4, 2016. It was not clear if all five were suspects, or if they were being held and questioned simply because authorities thought they might offer information in tracing the origins of the attack. Read More

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Spain's San Fermin bull-running week kicks off without gorings

Spain's San Fermin bull-running week kicks off without gorings

The bulls from the Fuente Ymbro breeder raced through the streets for two minutes and 28 seconds. Since officials started keeping records on the festival in 1924, 15 runners have been killed. Once the bulls arrive at the ring, they face off against matadors. The festival became famous after Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel The Sun Also Rises drew worldwide interest to the event. Read More

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Turkish authorities detain 3 more over airport attack

Turkish authorities detain 3 more over airport attack

They embarked on a journey unaware, and came face to face with death. In addition, a computer that had been destroyed was been found in a trash bin near the apartment where the suicide bombers were staying. Turkish officials also were not able to confirm Chatayev's possible role in the deadly attack. Numerous victims killed in the attacks were foreign nationals of Saudi, Iraq, Tunisia, China, Iran, Ukrain, Jordan and Uzbekistan. Read More

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San Diego police link 4th attack on homeless to same suspect

Just after 5 a.m. Wednesday, July 6th, witnesses reported seeing a person "crouched over what they initially thought was a flaming pile of clothing", but instead it was a man. Jones also said that due to the recent events, he's now sleeping with a weapon on his person. "We're working through all these cases again". Earlier this year, two brothers and a female teenager were accused of fatally beating a homeless man in El Cajon after one of the brothers allegedly got into a fight with some other ... Read More

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Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in prison for murder of girlfriend

Masipa's original verdict of manslaughter was overruled by the Supreme Court last year, and Masipa must now sentence the 29-year-old Pistorius again, this time for the crime of murder. But Pistorius' father Henke has expressed his concerns the judge will be bullied into giving his son an "unfair" harsher sentence. Nel also criticised Pistorius for filming a television interview, despite claiming to be too unwell to give evidence in court. Read More

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Lewandowski on Trump tweet criticism: 'Political correctness run amok'

Lewandowski on Trump tweet criticism: 'Political correctness run amok'

The board, /pol/ (short for "Politically Incorrect"), used the Clinton-bashing image almost two weeks before Trump tweeted it to his 9.4 million followers. Lewandowski said it's "the same star that sheriff's departments all over the place" use for their badges. The bottom line is, there are so many hypotheticals and possibilities and unknown factors that we won't know until we know. Read More

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan texted stunned Tuchel 'I'm joining Man Utd'

Henrikh Mkhitaryan texted stunned Tuchel 'I'm joining Man Utd'

Ibrahimovic is also represented by Raiola, who has endured lengthy talks with United regarding both Mkhitaryan and Ibrahimovic and has also held discussions with the club over the future of Paul Pogba, as revealed by The Independent. United's players will begin pre-season officially on July 7th, although those at Euro 2016 in France will have extended holidays. The Red Devils finished fifth in the Premier League and won the FA Cup under Van Gaal last term. Read More

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Defying GOP orthodoxy, Trump trashes trade deals and advocates tariffs

Defying GOP orthodoxy, Trump trashes trade deals and advocates tariffs

But the pro-business US Chamber of Commerce says NAFTA has helped create 5 million American jobs by allowing US firms to become more competitive and nab global business they might not otherwise have gotten. Trump , meanwhile, spent part of Wednesday fighting against the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Association of Manufacturers, two key business groups that have funneled millions into Republican campaigns in recent years. Read More

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Adnan Syed of Serial podcast has new trial

The engineer, Abraham Waranowitz, said he was not shown a crucial disclaimer about cell tower data that would have affected his testimony in the murder trial. Syed's brother, Yusuf, told The Baltimore Sun that the family was "feeling great" after the conviction was vacated. Lee's body was found buried in a Baltimore park. Read More

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Naked Man Dances on Times Square TKTS Booth

Naked Man Dances on Times Square TKTS Booth

The model is reported to be in stable condition now, with minor injuries. Police captured a naked man seen dancing and flailing his arms around New York's Times Square Thursday morning, making it to the top of the plaza's red staircase. "My style is inspired by experiences and interests including: sneakerhead culture, extensive travel through Asia, urban street-wear, art, hip-hop, and modeling", he wrote on the website . Read More

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'Move on' from Benghazi? Republicans say it's unlikely

The final report did not contain a "smoking gun" or new revelations into the attack, but refueled the debate on whether Clinton and her staff could have done more to protect Americans. The Democrats have slammed that the Republican-led investigation, which costs more than 7 million US dollars, was meant to undermine Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. Read More

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Clinton IT Official Takes the Fifth on Email Scandal

Last August, Clinton certified under "penalty of perjury", that she turned over all emails at clintonemail.com, "that were or potentially were federal records be provided to the Department of State". "So it was never set up". Clinton campaign spokesman Nick Merrill said Thursday night that the multiple discrepancies between her State Department calendar and her planning schedules "simply reflect a more detailed version in one version as compared to another, all maintained by her ... Read More

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