• British Open: Jordan Spieth continues to lead, Rory McIlroy fades away
British Open: Jordan Spieth continues to lead, Rory McIlroy fades away

Following the resumption of the second round, the two-time major victor got himself back in to the groove, collecting back-to-back birdies at the 11th and 12th before an eagle at the 15th, either side of two further bogeys. Matt Kuchar could turn this final round into a mano-a-mano battle to rival Watson-Nicklaus and Stenson-Mickelson. Spieth laun...

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  • Jerusalem: Metal detectors at holy site 'could be removed'
Jerusalem: Metal detectors at holy site 'could be removed'

Israeli police also made a decision to prevent Palestinian men below the age of 50 to enter the Old City. Amid the intensifying battles surrounding the Temple Mount , the Catholic Church expressed its concerns in terms that placed the blame entirely on Israel while referring to the site exclusively by its Muslim name.

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  • McCain at home after brain cancer diagnosis
McCain at home after brain cancer diagnosis

Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., said Thursday during an interview with an IN radio station. "The medical reality of [McCain's] diagnosis is grim", she said in one statement , posted on her website, arguing "Arizona deserves to be represented by someone who can focus" on Senate work.

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  • British Open 2017 highlights and results: Jordan Spieth wins
British Open 2017 highlights and results: Jordan Spieth wins

Only Jack Nicklaus has won three before his 24th birthday. Spieth is striving to join Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Nicklaus and Woods as the elite five to have won all four of the game's big titles at some stage in their career. Matt Kuchar moved into a tie for the lead in the British Open - but only for the briefest of moments. As Ku...

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  • One killed in violent incident near Israeli embassy in Jordan
One killed in violent incident near Israeli embassy in Jordan

Jordanian security forces deployed in the streets around the embassy, an AFP correspondent said. The second Jordanian was wounded in the shooting, the police said in a statement. In downtown Amman, protesters in the capital marched from Al Hussein Square to denounce the Israeli measures at Al Aqsa, while in Zarqa, 22km east of Amman, activists an...

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  • The Open, Jordan Spieth Has An Electric Day 3
The Open, Jordan Spieth Has An Electric Day 3

He recovered and shot a bogey before catching fire the rest of the way. Spieth, who won the U.S Masters and U.S. Open in 2015, is bidding to join Jack Nicklaus as the only players to win three legs of the grand slam before turning 24. He was three behind leader Jordan Spieth . He played in last month's U.S. Open , but did not enjoy the expe...

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  • Jerusalem's Old City on high alert over anticipated riots by Muslim worshippers
Jerusalem's Old City on high alert over anticipated riots by Muslim worshippers

The measures angered the Palestinians, who accuse Israel of trying to take control over a sacred place. "I urge the global community to immediately take action to remove practices that restrict freedom of worship at Haram Al-Sharif", he said.

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  • Senator McCain's daughter says went for hike with father
Senator McCain's daughter says went for hike with father

Kelli Ward, who ran against him in last year's GOP primary, to give him advise on stepping down. 'As a doctor, I've counseled people in similar situations and these end-of-life choices are never easy, ' Ward said. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, R, will have to appoint someone from the same party to fill the vacancy until the 2018 general election. Sh...

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  • Erdogan calls for swift end to Gulf dispute
Erdogan calls for swift end to Gulf dispute

He accused "enemies" of seeking to "fire up tensions between brothers" in the region. Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani said in his first public comments on the dispute late Friday that Qatar is prepared to engage in dialogue, but that any resolution to the crisis must respect its sovereignty and that any terms can not be dictated from outside...

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  • Trump Asserts His 'Complete Power' To Pardon
Trump Asserts His 'Complete Power' To Pardon

The Post on Friday cited anonymous US officials who described USA intelligence intercepts of Ambassador Sergey Kislyak's descriptions of his meetings with Sessions. and Manafort about possibly turning over documents. "My son Donald openly gave his e-mails to the media & authorities whereas Crooked Hillary Clinton deleted (& acid washed) her 3...

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  • Anthony Scaramucci apologises for describing Donald Trump as hack politician
Anthony Scaramucci apologises for describing Donald Trump as hack politician

Scaramucci would eventually go on to support Trump during the general election, but his public statements during much of the primary campaign were critical of Trump's candidacy. In six months in power, the Trump White House has been bedevilled by leaks. He said things are going to be different in the Communications Department, adding the entire R...

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  • Trump says he wants voter fraud commission to have open mind
Trump says he wants voter fraud commission to have open mind

There always is". Kobach also said that Democrats' concern that the commission is merely an attempt to suppress the vote is a "ludicrous argument". Three percent of Clinton's ex-supporters, on the other hand, said they would vote for Trump instead.

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  • Marawi siege could herald new era of extremism in Asia, report says
Marawi siege could herald new era of extremism in Asia, report says

Dr Jones said: "Indonesia and Malaysia will face new threats in the form of returning fighters from Mindanao, and the Philippines will have a host of smaller dispersed cells with the capacity for both violence and indoctrination". Despite the ISIS support, most of the militants' money likely came from local donations, and its recruiting was also mo...

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  • Grace, Johnson shoot up Open leaderboard in chase of Spieth
Grace, Johnson shoot up Open leaderboard in chase of Spieth

On the 18th, Grace calmly two-putted for par to secure the first 62 in major history. And you thought Branden Grace becoming the first man to break through the 63 barrier at the majors was history enough for one week! The round also broke Jodie Mudd´s course record of 63, set in the final round of the Open in 1991.

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  • Trump's Staffers Are Contradicting Each Other On The Pardon Question
Trump's Staffers Are Contradicting Each Other On The Pardon Question

US President Donald Trump on Saturday appeared to demand for investigations into Hillary Clinton and James Comey . Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort have both agreed to negotiate with the Senate Judiciary Committee to provide documents "and be interviewed...

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  • Dems: Anti-abortion provisions in health bill in jeopardy
Dems: Anti-abortion provisions in health bill in jeopardy

On the wonky side of the ledger, the big blow is the exclusion of a provision called the " Six-Month Lock Out ", a measure imposing a waiting period for people applying for initial individual insurance policies. Real health care reform is both a sham and a shame. John McCain in Arizona dealing with brain cancer. Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) is ...

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  • Starbucks Customer Fights Off Masked Robber Caught On Tape
Starbucks Customer Fights Off Masked Robber Caught On Tape

Passersby noticed him bloodied and called police for help. The video shows Florez entering the store wearing a mask from the Transformers franchise and approaching the counter with a handgun, which police have noted was a replica. Florez got away and later told police he was himself a victim of a robbery. Police investigators say the man in ...

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  • London protest urges Israel to end Al-Aqsa aggression
London protest urges Israel to end Al-Aqsa aggression

The head of the United Nations said he was concerned by the unfolding violence in the city and urged both sides to refrain from actions that could further escalate the situation. Abbas urged unity effort of Palestinian businessmen and other national institutions, as well as the Arab and Islamic funds related to Jerusalem towards the goal.

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  • Parts of Senate GOP Health Care Bill Break Rules, Parliamentarian Says
Parts of Senate GOP Health Care Bill Break Rules, Parliamentarian Says

It is the result of what is called the " Byrd Bath ", a process in which the parliamentarian hears arguments from Democrats and Republicans and then advises on which provisions comply with the Byrd Rule . Some of the provisions that didn't pass muster with MacDonough were key to getting the bill through the House. "In the interim, Republicans ha...

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  • Iran announces missile production line 'Sayyad 3 missile'
Iran announces missile production line 'Sayyad 3 missile'

The official said at a ceremony that the missile could target different types of aircraft such as fighter planes and helicopters, as well as cruise missiles, Reuters reported . Most popular: Quora: Is Nike Partnering with Amazon the End of Big Brands? It was the second time Trump has certified Iranian compliance with the agreement since he to...

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  • Taywara district center also falls to Taliban control in Ghor province
Taywara district center also falls to Taliban control in Ghor province

Afghan police on Sunday launched a search and rescue operation two days after at least 70 villagers were kidnapped by suspected Taliban militants in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar. Bigzad said another 20 members of a local police force were missing following Friday's firefight. It's believed all the dead are military or police personnel, ...

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  • Young mother killed her newborn baby and buried it in the garden
Young mother killed her newborn baby and buried it in the garden

Evidence suggested the baby could have been a stillborn, but further investigation showed that the baby was alive, Warren County Prosecutor David P. Fornshell wrote. Her arraignment at Franklin Municipal Court is set for Friday, July 21 at 12 PM. She attended Carlisle High School where she was on the cheerleading team and had just graduated this ...

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  • Kislyak Ends Term As Russia's Ambassador To Washington
Kislyak Ends Term As Russia's Ambassador To Washington

Kislyak's successor has not been announced, although it is widely expected to be Anatoly Antonov, a deputy foreign minister and former deputy defense minister seen as a hardliner regarding the United States. Lawmakers announced a bipartisan deal Saturday to sanction Russian Federation for its meddling in the election. Sessions has repeatedly de...

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  • Adorable! New photo of Prince George released in honor of 4th birthday
Adorable! New photo of Prince George released in honor of 4th birthday

The young royal family returned to England on Friday following a week-long tour of Poland and Germany . The following message accompanies the publication already very widely "likée": "The duke and duchess are delighted to share a new official portrait of Prince George , to mark its fourth anniversary tomorrow".

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  • Irish Coast Guard rescues two young rowers in Atlantic
Irish Coast Guard rescues two young rowers in Atlantic

A crushing defeat in the battle of man versus nature was witnessed on Friday when two rowers, who were set to break four world records in their voyage across the North Atlantic had to be rescued off the coast of Mizen Head. For the past 23 days, the two lads have been taking turns rowing both day and night since leaving St John's, Newfoundland, Can...

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  • US Attorney Sessions brushes off Trump criticism
US Attorney Sessions brushes off Trump criticism

So, he's like an anti-mentor. Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, which has been treating Charlie since October, obtained a court order in April allowing doctors to take the boy off a ventilator because they don't think the proposed treatment will help and could cause him additional pain and distress.

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  • US Navy commissions 1st Ford-class carrier
US Navy commissions 1st Ford-class carrier

Ford in commission", Trump said after delivering a speech in which he praised the US military and the American labor that went into building the 100,000-ton, $12.9 billion warship. "You going to goddamned steam, the digital costs hundreds of millions of dollars more money and it's no good", Trump said. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Ar...

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  • Will oust BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha election: Mamata Banerjee
Will oust BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha election: Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee said contrary to its high hopes, the next general elections in 2019 would not be a cakewalk for the BJP . Ms Banerjee's Trinamool has been a prominent part of the effort to unite opposition parties to field joint candidates for the presidential and vice presidential elections, seen as testing the ground for an anti-BJP front in the 2019...

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  • Imran Khan fails to prove money trail
Imran Khan fails to prove money trail

Khan asserted that his money trail is authentic and complete. However, as an example, the contract of cricketer Mushtaq Ahmed was attached, indicating what other lesser-known cricketers were paid along with the perks available to them. Coming down hard on Sharif family, Khan said: "Sharif family owns five flats in the posh areas of London". The...

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  • 6 dead as Israel shrine tension turns violent
6 dead as Israel shrine tension turns violent

As a response to the clashes resulting from the installation of metal detectors at the Temple Mount compound, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas suspended all official Palestinian authority communications with Israeli officials. But Palestinians alleged Israel was trying to expand its control at the Muslim-administered site and have launched...

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  • Aleksandar Kolarov exits Manchester City for Roma
Aleksandar Kolarov exits Manchester City for Roma

Serbian global defender Aleksandar Kolarov became the fourth full-back to leave Manchester City this summer when he completed a permanent switch to Italian Serie A side AS Roma on Saturday. "For me it was a great pleasure to play for this shirt". In every part of the Club we have improved not 100 per cent but 200 per cent. Kolarov played in...

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  • N leaders reportedly fail to convince Chaudhry Nisar to not quit
N leaders reportedly fail to convince Chaudhry Nisar to not quit

CM Sharif assured to remove his reservations and complaints at the earliest. Chaudhry Nisar has been recommended complete bed rest, and the press conference has been rescheduled for Monday at 5pm, according to his spokesperson. Nisar advised the premier not to address the nation and appear before the Panama case Joint Investigation Team (JIT), cl...

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  • Trump Seeking New Ideas On Afghanistan From Service Members
Trump Seeking New Ideas On Afghanistan From Service Members

The meeting did not focus on troop levels in Afghanistan , but a broader view of the region and the USA strategy regarding Pakistan, which has provided a haven for the Taliban, the Post reported. Earlier this year, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders also agreed to send additional forces into the country, the Times reported. NATO Secretary-...

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  • Ambassador 'discussed campaign with Sessions'
Ambassador 'discussed campaign with Sessions'

During Trump's election campaign, the topic of Clinton's email use was a frequent one, with his supporters frequently chanting, " lock her up " when he referred to his Democrat rival. Attorney General Jeff Sessions while Sessions was still a senator . Sessions recused himself after it was disclosed that he had, in fact, met the ambassa...

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  • Spicer on Resignation: I Didn't Want 'Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen'
Spicer on Resignation: I Didn't Want 'Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen'

McCarthy is the actress whose satirical impersonations of Spicer on Saturday Night Live generated great fanfare earlier this year. He did not divulge too much from their conversation, though he felt it noteworthy that Spicer "did seem to take a strong interest in how I manage to juggle my many platforms: radio, television, print, and public spe...

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