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Threat of civil war returns to South Sudan

Threat of civil war returns to South Sudan Violence in the 5-year-old nation resumed on Thursday, after forces affiliated with President Salva Kiir and first Vice President Riek Machar engaged in a deadly clash at a checkpoint in the capital, Juba. A peace agreement signed in August saw Machar rejoin the goverment and his forces re-enter Juba as the first step towards integration into a national army. [Full Article...]

Russia has 'never' discussed transition with me: Syria's Assad

Any deal between the great power rivals would be controversial, since for many - including critics of US President Barack Obama in Washington - it would amount to a tacit acceptance of Putin's efforts to shore up Assad. "This is defeat", Tabler said. "I'll give you all a sense of where we are", he added . The US reportedly seeks to create a joint headquarters with Russian Federation to sh... [Full Article...]

England's Woakes double rocks Pakistan in first Test

England's Woakes double rocks Pakistan in first Test The Pakistani pace bowler served three months in jail and was and banned for five years after being accused of bowling two no balls in a spot-fixing scam during the fourth Test at Lord's in August 2010, which England won by and innings and 225 runs. [Full Article...]

US in front of queue for Britain, says new foreign minister Johnson

White House spokesman Josh Earnest says Obama isn't seeking an apology from Johnson. The job of Foreign Secretary is the first in government for Johnson, whose tenure as London Mayor from 2008 until May this year included overseeing the 2012 Olympic Games. [Full Article...]

Sen. Franken Wants Answers on Pokemon Go Security

Nintendo owns 32% of the company, with the other portion owned by two companies, Game Freak and Creatures, associated with the originator of the Pokemon concept. Pokemon Go has everyone trying to "catch 'em all". "With Pokemon GO , you are seeing it as bypassing a lot of digital (marketing) channels that the brick and mortar shops have been relying on for the past few years". [Full Article...]

China protest over Aust comment on ruling

China protest over Aust comment on ruling Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin, Xinhua , while talking at a press briefing at the Information Office of the State Council, has said , "The ADIZ is not a Chinese invention , but rather that of some big powers". He said the tribunal had been "unlawful" and the ruling would "not have any effect on China's existing policy". China has vowed to ignore the ruling . [Full Article...]

Pac-12 partners with Twitter to live stream events

Pac-12 partners with Twitter to live stream events The company is also reportedly in talks with the NBA, MLS and cable giant Turner. Pac-12 Networks President Lydia Murphy-Stephans said via Pac-12.com , "The Pac-12 Networks' collaboration with Twitter reflects our ongoing commitment to increasing exposure for Pac-12 universities and their live, school-produced events". [Full Article...]

Pac-12 Networks to Offer Live Streams Via Twitter

Pac-12 Networks to Offer Live Streams Via Twitter SAN FRANCISCO-Twitter continues to grow its stable of live streaming content, as Pac-12 Networks has announced that the social media site will be its streaming partner for Pac-12 Plus, a broadband network of live events produced by the conference's 12 universities. [Full Article...]

Russia's Putin, John Kerry to discuss Syria and Ukraine on Thursday

But the White House is facing major resistance to the idea from the USA military and those in the intelligence community who are working with local Syrian opposition forces-the very government officials who would carry out such a plan. Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Maria Zakharova declined to comment on the USA proposal, though she said enhanced cooperation in Syria has always been a matt... [Full Article...]

UK's prime minister race down to 2 women

UK's prime minister race down to 2 women She said: "My commiserations to Michael [Gove] but I'm absolutely delighted with the results". "I think the country requires fresh leadership to take it in this direction", Cameron said upon resigning. The race to become then next leader of Britain's Conservative Party and the next Prime Minister will be a showdown over one cabinet minister who backed Brexit and one who didn't. [Full Article...]

Gingrich: Trump down to me, Pence for vice president

Mike Pence , knocking out other contenders like New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Alabama Sen. Sessions is en route to Indianapolis. "But in my own mind, I probably am thinking about two", he told Fox's Bret Baier. Yet Gingrich remains in the running, and his appeal centers on his political experience, sharp national profile and bruising debating skills. Trump had said Tuesday night at the camp... [Full Article...]

New British PM May rounds out Brexit Cabinet

The former Conservative interior minister, 59, on Wednesday said after being appointed by Queen Elizabeth that she would champion social justice and carve out a bright new future for Britain after last month's shock referendum vote to quit the EU. [Full Article...]

New minister to oversee media industry as Whittingdale axed

New minister to oversee media industry as Whittingdale axed Gove - a prominent "Leave" campaigner in the European Union referendum - ran against May in the leadership contest but failed to get past the second round, coming third in a vote by Conservative party MPs. She used to be the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Sacked ministers put a fearless face on their departures in public statements. [Full Article...]

Law enforcement, activists to meet with President Obama at White House

President Barack Hussein Obama referred to himself 45 times over the course of the speech he delivered Tuesday at the memorial service for the five police officers killed in Dallas last week. "We're in a much better place than we were when I was a young man here, but we have much work to do, particularly in our own profession", he said. Mr Mckesson was released from jail on Sunday. [Full Article...]

Seeking peace in Syria, US offering new deal with Russia

Kerry won't go as far as to suggest joint U.S. The board says it promotes democracy worldwide by overseeing broadcasts in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and, in Cuba, through Radio and TV Marti. The political analyst also added that Russian Federation has no opportunity to coordinate targets with the United States for its airstrikes, as Washington perceives it as an attempt to obtain informatio... [Full Article...]

NRA will comment on Philando Castile's death following investigation

NRA will comment on Philando Castile's death following investigation Anthony Police Department. She added that she wasn't even told that Castile had died until 3 a.m. KARE has not been able to independently verify the audio with the St. He thanked Diamond Reynolds the woman who posted video of the shooting aftermath live on Facebook that set off the worldwide reaction. Following a grand jury's decision to not indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wils... [Full Article...]

Boris Johnson appointed United Kingdom foreign secretary by new PM Theresa May

A new post of secretary of state for exiting the European Union will be filled by David Davis, and Liam Fox assumes the role of worldwide trade secretary. Hammond was the first cabinet member to be announced by May, naming him as her next door neighbor at 11 Downing Street. After formally being invited to form a government in a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II, May arrived at her new Downing St... [Full Article...]

South Sudan: Renewed clashes put civilians at risk

South Sudan: Renewed clashes put civilians at risk Government forces also attacked a United Nations peacekeeping base and camp for civilians who fled the violence. According to officials, Sunday's fighting also hit a United Nations camp for displaced people affected by the violence and aid workers have reported hearing heavy artillery as well as small-arms fire around Juba. [Full Article...]

Jordan Rodgers: "Me and Aaron really don't have much of a relationship"

Jordan: "Like I said , I have a great relationship with my [older] brother Luke ". "Me and Aaron don't really have that much of a relationship", Jordan , 27, acknowledged to this season's bachelorette , JoJo Fletcher . The two are allegedly estranged and "don't really have that much of a relationship". Uh oh. "Yeah, Aaron", Jordan said , looking a bit nervous. Wait, Jordan , are ... [Full Article...]

Possible Trump VP Pick On Abortion: Women Must Have 'Right Of Choice'

Possible Trump VP Pick On Abortion: Women Must Have 'Right Of Choice' Perhaps most significantly, Flynn has advocated for longer-term U.S.-led multinational interventions, including elements of nation building, in the Middle East. "The direction of this county is going into the wrong direction", Flynn said on Sunday, adding: "I vote for leaders". I like the concept of the generals. [Full Article...]


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