Sun, 24 Jul 2016 03:47:00 GMT
DNC chair won't speak at Dem convention following Wikileaks fallout
(CNN) The head of the Democratic National Committee will not speak at the party's convention next week, a decision reached by party officials Saturday after emails surfaced that raised questions about the committee's impartiality during the Democratic ...
Democrats grapple with intraparty divisions two days before convention opens
Protesters prepare to flood Philadelphia for convention
The casual viewer's guide to the Democratic convention
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 04:31:27 GMT
Munich shooting: Attacker researched rampage killings, police say
(CNN) The teenager who shot dead nine people in Munich on Friday was a mentally troubled man who had extensively researched rampage killings and had no apparent links to ISIS, German police said. Authorities said the 18-year-old lone attacker -- who ...
Munich killer had planned his attack for a year, investigators reveal
Munich attack: Calls in Germany for tighter gun laws
The Latest: Shooter received inpatient psychiatric care
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:23:03 GMT
21 killed in Baghdad suicide blast, weeks after deadliest in years
Abu Dhabi (CNN) Terror once again struck the streets of Iraq's capital Sunday, after a suicide bombing killed at least 21 people in a residential neighborhood in northern Baghdad. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack on the predominantly Shiite ...
Iraq: Suicide Attack in Baghdad Kills at Least 14 People
Baghdad bomb blast: 'Islamic State behind attack' that kills 20
Suicide bomber kills at least 14, including police officers, in Baghdad
Fire near Santa Clarita continues to burn out of control, explodes to more than 20000 acres - Los Angeles Times
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 02:20:00 GMT
Los Angeles Times
Fire near Santa Clarita continues to burn out of control, explodes to more than 20000 acres
Los Angeles Times
A wildfire in the Santa Clarita Valley area has grown to more than 20,000 acres, prompting new evacuations Saturday for hundreds of homes in canyon areas, authorities said. The evacuation order was issued about 3:15 p.m. for residents in Sand and ...
California fires threaten thousands of homes; 1 body found
Man Found Dead in Area of 20000-Acre Sand Fire; Structures Destroyed
California Wildfire: Body Found as Blaze Nearly Doubles in Size
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:36:00 GMT
Asia Pacific|No ASEAN Consensus on S. China Sea Despite Rounds of Talks
New York Times
VIENTIANE, Laos — Southeast Asia's main grouping apparently failed to reach a consensus on how to deal with China's territorial expansion in the South China Sea, intensifying a diplomatic stalemate despite three rounds of formal and informal talks Sunday.
Asean Looks for Wiggle Room to Skirt South China Sea Impasse
ASEAN split on how to deal with China in South China Sea row
SE Asia Deadlocked as South China Sea Split Deepens
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 04:03:43 GMT
Turkey enforces decree to close Gulen-linked institutions
ANKARA, Turkey -- The Turkish government's decision to shut down and seize the assets of organizations linked to the alleged mastermind of last week's failed coup has come into force, and ministers continued to reassure foreign leaders and investors ...
How a stockpile of America's nuclear weapons got tangled up in a Middle East crisis
Failed coup in Turkey an end times marker?
Commentary: The Maine-Turkey connection
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:28:19 GMT
Pope Francis heads to Poland this week
When a senior Polish cabinet minister was asked by the FT whether the government had been more preoccupied with this month's visit of US President Barack Obama or that of Pope Francis, he replied without hesitation: “The Pope, of course." Warsaw has ...
Pope issues rules to help contemplative women be beacons for the world
The Argentine pontiff has chosen a theme of mercy for the 2016 edition of the faith extravaganza
Pope Francis tightens the reins on "listless" nuns
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:32:00 GMT
New York Daily News
Three adults and a child found shot to death at Texas apartment
New York Daily News
A shooter suspected of killing four people — including a child — was found among the dead at a Texas apartment complex on Saturday, cops said. Police found the child, two women and a man with fatal gunshot wounds and another child who survived the ...
Shooting at Texas Apartment Complex Kills 4
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