Philippines: End of fight with Islamic State is 'almost there'

More than a hundred residents of Marawi , on the southern island of Mindanao, have died and 70,000 have fled the town of 200,000 since fighters from the Maute Islamist militant group entered the city and clashed with military and police.

Portland stabbing survivor: Intervening was 'the right thing to do'

Portland stabbing survivor: Intervening was 'the right thing to do'

As a judge listed his charges-two for aggravated murder , intimidation in the second degree, attempted murder and being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon-Christian called the crime an act of patriotism. news outlets. His next court appearance will be June 7. Christian then stabs both men, according to the affidavit, who died of their wounds. His girlfriend, Miranda Helm, told The Oregonian/OregonLive that he was recovering his strength in the hospital.Authorities say Meche and ...

UN rights boss says end of Israeli occupation would benefit both sides

Israel reiterated its 1950s statement that the closure of the Straits of Tiran for its ships would be a casus belli (case of war). Arab casualties were far heavier than those of Israel: Fewer than a thousand Israelis had been killed compared to over 20,000 from the Arab forces.

Here Are Some Of The New Features In iOS 11

Apple has made the privacy of users a big deal encrypting all your communication. The HomePod will be available starting in December, initially in Australia, the United Kingdom and the US. It will not block the ads themselves, though. Apple nodded to several up-and-coming technology trends, unveiling a new "smart" home speaker and device features touching on virtual reality, online privacy and a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning .

United Kingdom poll: Hung Parliament forecast hits pound

United Kingdom poll: Hung Parliament forecast hits pound

Support for the Liberal Democrats was unchanged at 7 percent, according to the poll taken between May 26 and June 1. A total of seven polls carried out since the May 22 Manchester attack have shown May's lead over the opposition Labour Party narrowing, with some suggesting she might not win the landslide predicted just a month ago.

China slams remarks from U.S. and Japan

China would respect freedom of navigation, Hua said, but "opposes a certain country's show of force in the South China Sea under the pretext of navigation and overflight freedom, challenging and threatening China's sovereignty and security".