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11 minutes ago // BBC

world Coalition locked in terror aim talks

Negotiations between Conservatives and Lib Dems are to continue ahead of the unveiling of a new plan to tackle the threat of Islamic extremists.

12 minutes ago // BBC

world Storey wins second Road World gold

Dame Sarah Storey and Lora Turnham and Corrine Hall win golds for GB at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships.

15 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Pakistani protesters storm state TV building

Hundreds of opposition activists calling for resignation of prime minister take over state broadcaster in Islamabad.

17 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Placido Domingo closing act at London festival

LONDON Placido Domingo will be the closing act at this year's iTunes Festival in London.The famed Spanish tenor will perform Sept. 30 at the Roundhouse the last performance of a month-long, starry line-up, festival organizers announced.Deadmau5 kicks off the concerts on Monday night, followed by headline sets from pop names like Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, Calvin Harris, The Script and Ed Sheeran.Kylie Minogue, Kasabian, Mary J. Blige, Blondie, Maroon 5 and Ro

21 minutes ago // Sky News

world Captured IS Suicide Bomber Reveals Threat

The first Islamic State suicide bomber caught in Iraq tells Sky News there are more foreign fighters like him, including Britons.

21 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Russian foreign minister calls for immediate ceasefire in Ukraine

Lavrov says talks should focus on a truce and Ukraine forces must retreat from positions where they can harm civilians Continue reading...

27 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Pakistani protesters threaten prime minister's house in Islamabad

Police fire teargas at protesters closing in on prime minister Nawaz Sharif's official residence as TV stations forced off air Continue reading...

29 minutes ago // Fox News

world US doctor takes on Ebola with faith, American tech

A doctor warily makes his way the swarm spilling out of beds and onto the floor of the nations two jam-packed Ebola treatment units, knowing that one slip could cause a rip in his protective gear and expose him to the deadly virus that has much of Africa in its grip.

32 minutes ago // Reuters

world Pakistani protesters push closer to PM house, force TV off the air

ISLAMABAD Reuters - Pakistani protesters pushed closer to the prime minister's house in central Islamabad on Monday in their bid to force his removal and closed down national television after clashes turned violent over the weekend.

34 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Modi visit draws pledges of support from Japan

TOKYO Japanese government and business leaders pledged support Monday for visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's effort to modernize his country's economy.Modi is visiting Japan with a delegation of more than a dozen Indian tycoons, seeking to take still relatively low-key ties between the countries to a "new level."Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took the rare step of traveling to the ancient city of Kyoto over the weekend to host and dine with Modi. The two leaders, who

38 minutes ago // CBS

world Tony Stewart's return to track ends quickly

NASCAR racer crashed twice in first competition since incident that resulted in death of a fellow driver

38 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Tony Stewart Silent After Rough NASCAR Comeback

Having missed the last three races due to the Kevin Ward Jr. tragedy, Tony Stewart finished 41st on Sunday night in the Oral-B USA 500 in Atlanta.

39 minutes ago // Reuters

world Pakistani protesters push closer to PM house, force TV off the air

ISLAMABAD Reuters - Pakistani protesters pushed closer to the prime minister's house in central Islamabad on Monday in their bid to force his removal and forced national television off the air after clashes turned violent over the weekend.

40 minutes ago // Sky News

world Russia Warns Ukraine Troops To Pull Back

Moscow says talks should focus on agreeing an immediate ceasefire, after Russian separatists attack a Ukrainian vessel at sea.

40 minutes ago // New York Times

world Sinosphere Blog: Ukraine Conflict Has Been a Lift for China, Scholars Say

As the United States and the European Union have imposed sanctions on Russia over the unrest in eastern Ukraine, China has been able to stand apart and gain concrete advantages, experts on foreign policy say.

41 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Thailand Inflation Continues to Ease

Thailand's consumer prices eased further for the third consecutive month in August, leading some economists to predict that the country's central bank will keep its interest rate unchanged at least for the rest of the year.

41 minutes ago // ABC

world AP PHOTOS: Editor Selections From Asia

AP PHOTOS: A selection of our favorite images from Asia

44 minutes ago // The Telegraph

world Ashya King's family defend parents' actions as couple await court ruling in Spain

The brother and grandmother of five-year-old brain cancer patient Ashya King, whose parents took him out of hospital without doctors' consent, have criticised police for arresting the couple in Spain

48 minutes ago // Fox News

world Pakistani protesters, police clash as demonstrators try to push into government complex

Anti-government protesters and Pakistani police have clashed once again as the demonstrators pushed into a sprawling government complex in the country's capital in an effort to try to reach the prime minister's official residence.

48 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Pakistani police, protesters clash anew in capital

ISLAMABAD Anti-government protesters and Pakistani police have clashed once again as the demonstrators pushed into a sprawling government complex in the country's capital in an effort to try to reach the prime minister's official residence.Pakistani television showed images of the protesters and police clashing on Monday in Islamabad. The protesters could be seen hurling rocks at policemen.

49 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Pakistani police, protesters clash anew in capital

ISLAMABAD Anti-government protesters and Pakistani police have clashed once again as the demonstrators pushed into a sprawling government complex in the country's capital in an effort to try to reach the prime minister's official residence.Pakistani television showed images of the protesters and police clashing on Monday in Islamabad. The protesters could be seen hurling rocks at policemen.

50 minutes ago // Fox News

world Aide to Germany's Merkel seeks to downplay anti-euro party's success in state election

A top aide to German Chancellor Angela Merkel is downplaying a new anti-euro party's strong showing in a state election, arguing that it's too early to say its long-term success is assured.

50 minutes ago // The Independent

world Obama warned Isis terrorists 'will target US cities and kill with abandon'

President Obama needs to take action to stop Islamic State Isis militants from targeting cities in America and Western Europe, two senators have warned.

55 minutes ago // BBC

world Protesters storm Pakistan state TV

Pakistan's national television channel is taken off air after anti-government protesters storm the state broadcaster's offices.

55 minutes ago // BBC

world Jennifer Lawrence nude photos leaked

Naked pictures of celebrities including Rihanna, Ariana Grande and Victoria Justice are posted online, but some stars claim the photos are fake.

55 minutes ago // VOA

world Indian PM Modi to Set Up Team for Japan to Enhance Business Ties

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi September 1 sought Japan's help for clean energy, skill development and announced setting up a special management team in his office to facilitate trade between the two countries. Modi, on his first major foreign visit since a landslide election win in May, arrived on August 30 for a five-day trip aimed at capitalizing on a personal affinity with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to bolster security and business ties in the face of an assertive China. Ad

57 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Hong Kong police disperse pro-democracy group

Chinese official visiting financial hub heckled by pro-democracy lawmakers and activists who demand full democracy.

59 minutes ago // BBC

world Man held over New Zealand killings

Police in New Zealand detain a man suspected of shooting two people dead and injuring a third at an unemployment office.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Russia urges Ukraine ceasefire talks

An "immediate ceasefire" in Ukraine must be the priority for key negotiations taking place on Monday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says.

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

world Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

BAGHDAD The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a military checkpoint outside of an Iraqi town not realizing he's fired it backward at his leader.The "Looney Tunes"-style cartoon targeting the Islamic State group comes after its militants have swept across large swaths of Syria and Iraq, declaring their own self-styled caliphate while conducting mass shootings of their prisoners. The group cheers i

1 hour ago // Al Jazeera

world Iraq breaks Islamic State siege of Amerli

Government forces mainly composed of peshmerga fighters enter northern town where thousands of civilians were trapped.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

world Australia to Step Up Russia Sanctions

Australia will ratchet up economic sanctions against Russia in response to its military action in Ukraine, with Prime Minister Tony Abbott saying Moscow risked becoming an "international pariah."

1 hour ago // BBC

world 6.7m historic garden restoration bid

Experts aim to unearth the original landscape on the historic site of the National Botanic Garden of Wales in Carmarthenshire in a 6.7m project.

1 hour ago // NPR

world Tony Stewart's Return To Racing After Fatal Incident Ends Early

In his first event since his sprint car struck and killed a fellow driver, Stewart slammed the wall twice and settled for a dismal 41st-place finish at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday.

1 hour ago // Reuters

world Dozens of Turkish police detained over 'anti-government plot': media

ISTANBUL Reuters - Dozens of Turkish police officers, including a former chief of a police financial unit, were detained on Monday in a fresh wave of arrests over allegations that officers were involved in plotting against the government, local media said.

1 hour ago // Reuters

world Pakistani protesters push closer to PM House amid clashes

ISLAMABAD Reuters - Pakistani protesters wielding sticks and throwing stones marched on government buildings in the capital Islamabad on Monday after weeks of demonstrations demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation turned violent over the weekend.