Trump camp highlights second Wade tweet amid controversy - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:44:59 GMT
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump's campaign manager defended the Republican presidential candidate's exclamatory tweet about the murder of a Chicago Bulls player's cousin, saying it was a sign that Trump will be "taking his message to communities of ...
Turkish army thrusts deeper into Syria, monitor says 35 villagers killed - Reuters Avatar
Reuters Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:01:35 GMT
KARKAMIS, Turkey Turkey's army and its allies thrust deeper into Syria on Sunday, seizing territory controlled by Kurdish-aligned forces on the fifth day of a cross-border campaign that a monitoring group said had killed at least 35 villagers. Turkish ...
Reynolds, Cruz weigh-in on Kaepernick (0:43) - ESPN Avatar
ESPN Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:14:49 GMT
Former Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds, who now plays for the Ravens, and Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz each give their take on Colin Kaepernick deciding to sit during the national anthem. (0:43). Facebook · Twitter; Pinterest · Email; comment.
Trump and advisers remain split on how far to move toward the middle - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Sat, 27 Aug 2016 00:27:28 GMT
Ten days after he appointed new campaign leadership, Donald Trump and many of his closest aides and allies remain divided on whether to adopt more mainstream stances or stick with the hard-line conservative positions at the core of his candidacy, ...
Tropical depression forms near Carolinas; other system threatens Gulf Coast - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:03:53 GMT
A tropical depression formed Sunday off the East Coast and could hit the Outer Banks as a tropical storm by Tuesday, while a separate system threatens parts of the flood-ravaged Gulf Coast this week. Tropical Depression 8 could develop into Tropical ...
U.S. Election So Nuts I Just Might Win, Libertarian Johnson Says - Bloomberg Avatar
Bloomberg Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:27:16 GMT
Libertarian Gary Johnson's plan for capturing the White House hinges on voters following through on polls suggesting they dislike the Republican and Democratic presidential nominees more than in any election year in history. “You know how crazy this ...
Southwest flight makes emergency landing after engine fails - CNN Avatar
CNN Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:07:55 GMT
(CNN) A Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Orlando was forced to make an emergency landing when one of the engines failed, the airline said. A woman who was on the plane with her husband and three children told CNN affiliate KOCO that the ...
ISIS-inspired attacker's bid to bomb Indonesian church fizzles out — literally - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:08:51 GMT
A man armed with a bomb and an ax intended to wreak havoc during a packed Sunday Mass celebration in Indonesia, but his bomb burst into flames rather than explode. Police told local media that the man was carrying items marked with an Islamic State ...
Italy Probes Whether Negligence Played Role in Quake Toll - New York Times Avatar
New York Times Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:10:00 GMT
AMATRICE, Italy — Italian authorities are vowing to investigate whether negligence or fraud in adhering to building codes played a role in the high death toll in last week's earthquake in Italy. They also called for efforts to ensure organized crime ...
2 United Airlines Pilots Arrested in Scotland on Alcohol Charges Before Flight to NJ - NBCNews.com Avatar
NBCNews.com Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:26:57 GMT
Two pilots preparing to fly from Scotland to New Jersey on Saturday were arrested before the flight for allegedly being under the influence of alcohol, according to police. The two men, who are 35 and 45 years old, were arrested ahead of a United ...
Germany's Gabriel says poorly handled Brexit would see Europe go down the ... - Reuters Avatar
Reuters Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:51:00 GMT
A British flag and an EU flag are seen in front of a monitor displaying a graph of the Japanese yen's exchange rate against the U.S. dollar at a foreign exchange trading company in Tokyo, Japan, June 27, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai. BERLIN German ...
Ithaca College student fatally stabbed during Cornell fight - New York Daily News Avatar
New York Daily News Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:55:00 GMT
An Ithaca College student from Brooklyn was fatally stabbed after a large fight on the Cornell campus early Sunday morning, police said. Anthony Nazaire, 19, died at a hospital from stab wounds sustained in the fight, his cousin told Ithaca Voice ...
Central Bankers Spurn Call for Radical Approach at Jackson Hole - Bloomberg Avatar
Bloomberg Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:29:40 GMT
Central bankers aren't retreating from the fight against low inflation, although they're wary of launching a fresh assault on any daring new fronts. Start your day with what's moving markets. Get our markets daily newsletter. Sign Up. Business. Your ...
Daily news summary - Radio Prague Avatar
Radio Prague Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:28:00 GMT
Former senior Communists such as one-time party general secretary Milouš Jakeš and prime minister Lubomír Štrougal are among 67 Czechs and Slovaks who have been charged over the deaths of five German citizens who were killed trying to cross the ...
WGNO Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:47:04 GMT
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — New Orleans police say a plane with three people on board crashed into Lake Pontchartrian. They say it happened a little before 9:00 on Saturday night, August 27 near Lakefront Airport. According to police, the plane was a ...and more »
Syria barrel bomb attack: At least 16 killed at wake in Aleppo - CNN Avatar
CNN Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:48:54 GMT
(CNN) A helicopter dropped two barrel bombs on a funeral wake for children in the Syrian city of Aleppo, killing at least 16 people, Syrian monitoring groups said. The wake was being held Saturday in the rebel-controlled neighborhood of Bab al-Nayrab ...
Filipino Militants Free 8 Comrades, 15 Others in Jail Attack - New York Times Avatar
New York Times Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:23:21 GMT
CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines — Muslim extremists supporting the Islamic State group freed eight fellow militants in a daring attack that also allowed 15 other inmates to escape from a provincial jail in the southern Philippines, police said Sunday ...
Nigeria: Boko Haram - Despite Chibok Girls, Nigerian Soldiers Deserve Commendation - Spokesperson - AllAfrica.com Avatar
AllAfrica.com Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:39:58 GMT
The Nigerian military has said despite its inability to free the Chibok girls, troops fighting Boko Haram terrorists deserve commendation and encouragement, having recorded major gains including "daily rescue of human beings." In a telephone chat with ...
Kim Jong Un Attends Celebration of N. Korea Youth League - New York Times Avatar
New York Times Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:42:16 GMT
PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attended a giant celebration of the country's main youth league on Sunday night, capping the organization's first gathering in more than 23 years. The Kim Il Sung Socialist Youth League plays a ...
Dallas Police Squelch Critics, Questions About Sniper Attack - ABC News Avatar
ABC News Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:47:19 GMT
FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, file photo, Dominique Alexander poses for a photo at his apartment in Dallas. Alexander, a leader of the protest where a sniper killed multiple law enforcement officers in Dallas was ordered to prison Friday, Aug ...and more »
Juppé reaches out to French Muslims - Financial Times Avatar
Financial Times Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:02:00 GMT
Alain Juppé, the frontrunner for France's presidency, has called for the country to embrace rather than stigmatise its Muslim population, in an attempt to wrest the initiative from his main political rival at a time of intense debate about Islam's ...
Panthers cut WR Stephen Hill, 10 others before deadline - Charlotte Observer Avatar
Charlotte Observer Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:26:19 GMT
The Panthers cut the former second-round pick Sunday afternoon, and the wide receiver was among 11 players who were cut before Tuesday afternoon's deadline. Carolina Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman, right, pats wide receiver Stephen Hill, ...and more »
Weekend Box Office: 'Don't Breathe' Terrorizes Rivals With Winning $26.1M Debut - Hollywood Reporter Avatar
Hollywood Reporter Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:11:35 GMT
Elsewhere, Obama date movie 'Southside With You' opens to mediocre numbers overall, but knocks out boxing drama 'Hands of Stone'; 'Jason Bourne' a hit in China. Score another win for the horror genre. Don't Breathe scared away the dog days of August ...
Up to 300000 refugees to come to Germany this year - migration office hea... - Reuters Avatar
Reuters Sun, 28 Aug 2016 02:49:27 GMT
Syrian refugees arrive at the camp for refugees and migrants in Friedland, Germany April 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/Files. BERLIN The head of Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) told a German newspaper that he expected ...
1 Turkish Soldier Killed, 8 Wounded in Southeastern Turkey - New York Times Avatar
New York Times Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:03:06 GMT
ISTANBUL — Two separate blasts in the Turkey's Kurdish-dominated southeast killed one Turkish soldier and wounded eight others, and Kurdish militants launched a rocket-propelled grenade at a civilian airport, officials and the state-run news agency said.
Iran Confirms Arrest of Member of Negotiation Team - New York Times Avatar
New York Times Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:02:35 GMT
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's judiciary on Sunday confirmed the brief detention of a member of Iran's negotiation team with world powers on suspicion of "infiltration," the official IRNA news agency reported. On Wednesday, hard-line news outlets said ...
Britney Spears' Most Memorable MTV Moments of All Time: VMAs, TRL and More - E! Online Avatar
E! Online Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:04:14 GMT
We always look forward to the MTV Video Music Awards, but this year is especially exciting for us as one very, very important person is making her return to the stage... Britney Spears!!!! Yes, the Princess of Pop is making her way back to the VMA ...
Iraq asks Saudi Arabia to replace envoy who riled Shi'ite militias - Reuters Avatar
Reuters Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:15:00 GMT
BAGHDAD Iraq asked Saudi Arabia on Sunday to replace its ambassador in Baghdad after his comments about Iranian involvement in Iraqi affairs and the alleged persecution of Sunni Muslims angered local Shi'ite Muslim politicians and militia leaders.
QuickTake Q&A: Palestinians Grapple With a Succession Problem - Bloomberg Avatar
Bloomberg Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:43:37 GMT
The Palestinian people have had just two leaders since they achieved a degree of autonomy from Israel in 1994. The current one, Mahmoud Abbas, is 81 and has repeatedly threatened to quit the job. Who the next one might be, and to what extent he could ...
Is Ann Coulter the Most Hated Woman in the World? She Was at Last Night's Rob Lowe Roast - E! Online Avatar
E! Online Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:25:52 GMT
Rob Lowe had to smile and laugh through a lot of harsh insults during last night's taping of his Comedy Central Roast. But it was nothing compared to what Ann Coulter had to face. "Ann is one of the most repugnant, hateful, hatchet-face bitches alive ...