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China says it considers ruling 'null and void'

An angry China on Tuesday rejected as "null and void" the verdict of a UN-backed worldwide tribunal which struck down its claims over the South China Sea saying Beijing has no "historic rights" in the disputed area. He said in a statement that "Japan strongly expects that the parties' compliance with this award will eventually lead to the peaceful settlement of disputes in the South China Sea".


3 killed in attack on Eid gathering in Bangladesh

3 killed in attack on Eid gathering in Bangladesh

Authorities said two policemen and a civilian were killed in explosions and gunfire near a prayer ground in the northern Kishoreganj district. Officials believe that the online consumption of propaganda is radicalizing young Bangladeshis, leading them to carry out deadly attacks against authorities and minorities for jihadi groups.


Lin-Manuel Miranda takes final bow as 'Hamilton'

Lin-Manuel Miranda takes final bow as 'Hamilton'

Miranda, who refers to himself as a West Wing acolyte, took his traditional bows with the cast, which you can see via the archived Facebook livestream above. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry , Jennifer Lopez , Spike Lee , Jane Fonda , Rosie O'Donnell, Charlie Rose and Mariska Hargitay were among those in attendance at Miranda's final show.



Two arson suspects arrested in Colorado wildfire

A BLM statement mourns the deaths and injury and says the agency's thoughts and prayers are with the firefighters' families. Jimmy Suggs, 28, and Zackary Kuykendall, 26, of Vinemont, Ala., were arrested Sunday on suspicion of fourth-degree arson, a Class 4 felony.


Jeremy Corbyn leadership row may end up in court

Jeremy Corbyn leadership row may end up in court

The launch of the Wallasey MP's leadership bid was completely overshadowed by a bigger shock announcement by Andrea Leadsom - midway through Angela Eagle's speech. The leader of Britain's Labour Party urged a lawmaker challenging him for the job to "think for a moment" about her decision as turmoil roils the opposition party in the wake of the country's decision to leave the European Union.


Pokemon Go mania drives players into wild outdoors

Pokemon Go mania drives players into wild outdoors

In the original games and TV show, in which Pokemon Go is based, there were 150 of these creatures that you could catch, level up and battle with. A player was also injured after falling off a skateboard while using the app. When you activate the app, a warning comes up warning players to be alert and aware of their surroundings.