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Five US Special Operators wounded fighting ISIS in Afghanistan

President Barack Obama in January gave US commanders broader authority to target Islamic State fighters in Afghanistan. Earlier this year, President Obama gave US commanders more leeway to strike terrorist targets in support of Afghan troops.

Medical marijuana could be available in Florida next week

Trulieve is looking forward to begin in-store sales at a Tallahassee dispensary on Tuesday. Florida's medical cannabis law dates back two years ago when the state legislature passed the measure and Governor Rick Scott signed it. Patients who wish to obtain an order for the low-THC cannabis or higher THC medical cannabis products may do so by contacting their physician who can issue an order for these products in accordance with Florida law.

The trailer for the first female superhero movie 'Wonder Woman' is here

The movie is scheduled for release in February next year. An exclusive report from Entertainment Weekly has revealed several new photos of the upcoming " Wonder Woman " movie . Gadot and Pine star with Connie Nielsen , Robin Wright , David Thewlis , Danny Huston , Elena Anaya , Ewen Bremner , and Saïd Taghmaoui . The superhero flick hits theaters June 2, 2017 .

Assange: 'A lot more material' coming on election

Be it Russian Federation or a different source, the foreign mischief-makers who embarrassed the DNC have not just queered the pitch for Ms Clinton but also resurrected fundamental misgivings about democracy in America. Also, as the word goes around that Russians would much rather prefer Donald Trump to Hillary Clinton, because Trump has praised Vladimir Putin, calling him a better president than Obama, and has suggested that United States might not defend North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ...

Blast in northern Syria kills at least 44

ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack through its propaganda agency Amaq , which said over 100 persons had been killed in the truck bombing attack on the headquarters of "Kurdish units". The town of Qamishli faced a deadly explosion with a follow-up on Wednesday, initial reports explain how the truck blew up and minutes after an explosive motorcycle followed the event.

State of emergency declared in Turkey after parliament votes in favour

TURKEY COUP AFTERMATHEmergency to last three months; law allows suspension of individual rights, freedomsISTANBUL Turkish lawmakers are expected on Thursday to endorse sweeping new powers for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan allowing him to expand a crackdown in the wake of last week's failed coup.

Turkey detains prominent journalist in probe over coup

The country accuses USA -based preacher Fetullah Gulen and his Gulenist Terror Organization or Parallel State Structure (FETO/PDY) of being behind the failed coup and has called for his extradition to Turkey to face trial. "We will work together to prepare the infrastructure for this (system)", Yildirim said. Other wanted journalists include Erkan Acar, news editor of the Ozgur Dusunce , and news show host Erkan Akkus of the Can Erzincan TV station, according to the pro-government Sabah ...

Police Detain Friend Of Munich Gunman

Sonboly received both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric treatment previous year to help him deal with "fears of contact with others", Steinkraus-Koch added. Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann said: "The fifth anniversary of the Breivik massacre ought to be considered as a motivation". His parents were in shock and haven't yet been interviewed by police.

Eric Holcomb Chosen as GOP Nominee for Indiana Gubernatorial Race

IN has never had a female governor. 22 state and district party leaders will choose from among Lieutenant Governor Eric Holcomb, U-S Representatives Susan Brooks and Todd Rokita, and Wadesville State Senator Jim Tomes. The two members of Congress who unsuccessfully sought to replace Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on the November ballot say they will now seek re-election to their current positions.

Owen Smith to run for the Labour Party leadership

In turn, they might find themselves having to stand against Welsh Labour candidates at a future General Election. Corbyn was elected leader in September 2015 after an election prompted by the resignation of Ed Miliband when Labour lost the May 2015 general election.

Kerry urges Southeast Asia unity on South China Sea disputes

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry greets Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay as he arrives at a meeting on the sidelines of the ASEAN foreign ministers in Vientiane, Laos July 25, 2016. "Both China and ASEAN believe this page should have been turned and temperature lowered", he said. But ASEAN operates on a tradition of consensus diplomacy, meaning a single nation can have an effective veto if it disagrees.

Joe Biden touches down in Auckland

Vice President Joe Biden made a refueling stopover in Pago Pago while en route from Hawaii to Australia and New Zealand. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R, front) shakes hands with Premier of Australia's Victoria Daniel Andrews (L, front) as he arrives in Melbourne, Australia, July 16, 2016.

Hillary Clinton Picks Tim Kaine as Running Mate

However, Hilary Clinton's and now Kaine's opposition and influence could stop the vote from occurring. Kaine criticized Trump's recent suggestion he might not honor USA security commitments to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in Europe, and the real estate mogul's history of casino bankruptcies and founding the failed Trump University.

Kashmiris, not Swaraj, will decide their future

Swaraj had told Pakistan that its dream of Kashmir will not be realised "till end of eternity". He also met delegations and some entrepreneurs who appealed him to initiate dialogue with all stakeholders in the state, restoration of mobile and internet services, and constitution of a review committee on use of pellet guns for restoring peace in the Valley.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz to resign at end of DNC 2016

Wasserman Schultz has been a lightning rod throughout the presidential campaign for criticism from the party's more liberal wing, with Sanders repeatedly accusing the national party of favouring Clinton despite officially being neutral. The anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks released almost 20,000 hacked emails exposing the corrupt establishment in the Democratic Party. Debbie Wasserman Schultz , to step down immediately.

Republicans Reject Last-Ditch Attempt To Stop Trump Securing Nomination

He said state party rules require delegates to vote for the candidate who won their state primary. That measure failed, 87-21. "I think that we would love to have him, don't get me wrong", Spicer said. "And then the other part was vote your conscience", Mr. Manafort said. Ted Cruz , for instance, has said that " time will tell " whether he'll endorse Trump, so I'm predicting that the RNC will be that time .

Owen Smith joins Labour leadership race

However, he remains popular with Labour members who will be able to vote in the contest, making him favourite to win for the second time . Corbyn was elected leader in September 2015 after an election prompted by the resignation of Ed Miliband when Labour lost the May 2015 general election.

Some Missouri GOP delegates upset, disappointed by Cruz

Trump infamously attacked Cruz's wife's looks and said Senior Cruz was with JFK's assassin before the incident. She says Cruz should have endorsed the ticket as he pledged to do as a candidate in the GOP primary. One day after accepting the Republican presidential nomination, Trump said Friday he did not want Cruz's endorsement at this point and then returned to the earlier controversy that had led Cruz to call the billionaire "amoral" and a "pathological liar".

New plunder case being readied against Arroyo 'more oppressive, cruel,' lawyer says

Arroyo, 69, did not appear before throngs of journalists who have waited for her release. Then-Philippines President Gloria Arroyo scuba diving in 2008 when her health was better. Despite her detention, she was re-elected to Congress in May. She won regular elections in 2004 but her presidency was rocked by a series of corruption and vote-rigging scandals, including wiretapped conversations with an election official where some alleged she discussed ensuring her vote lead.

Kejriwal meets Gujarat Dalit victims

He warned that the BJP government will be "taught a lesson" by members of all communities if it does not end its "oppression". "We also sought financial help describing the poor conditions of our family for education of our children so that in future they can have a standing of their own", he said.