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Iran kills man behind deadly Tehran terror attacks

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Authorities said Saturday that they identified and arrested an IS-affiliated cell of some 60 members in the suburb of Tehran , Iran's IRNA news agency reported . Khomeini's successor and the current Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, as well as the speaker of Iran's parliament, Ali Larijani, both tried to downplay the seriousness of the attacks. Read More »

Longest active win streaks on line when Beavers, Tigers meet

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Oregon State hasn't lost since April 29, when it dropped a 7-5 decision at home to Southern California. And Busby struck out for the first time in the game on a 2-ball, 2-strike breaking ball that froze him. "When I grew up, and I've seen some insane things, but I never saw a guy score from first base on a strikeout". He would not enter the game until the seventh, with LSU trailing 4-3, after Lange put the leadoff batter aboard on a hit by pitch. Read More »

White House Reportedly Working With House GOP to Weaken Russian Sanctions

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Lawmakers who backed the measure also cited Russia's aggression in Syria and Ukraine . And then we have an expedited process where we could reject the president's decision to give relief. The bill also included a suite of sanctions against Iran. Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia, the top Democrat on the intelligence committee, said it cost Russian Federation very little to cause chaos by meddling in the elections of other countries, including the United States, France and the Netherlands. Read More »

Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener

Russia's Fedor Smolov celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Russia and New Zealand , at the St. Smolov's goal was rightly ruled out for offside, but dominant Russian Federation were not to be denied, taking the lead on 31 minutes. "Obviously in the first game of the tournament we wanted to get a better result than we did", New Zealand manager Anthony Hudson said. Read More »

Amir spell destroys India

Left-arm fast bowler Amir, whose career was nearly ended on the other side of London's River Thames by a ban and jail term he received for his part in a spot-fixing scam during a 2010 Test against England at Lord's, was superb. Amir bowled a wide yorker to Dhawan, who nicked it to Sarfraz behind the wicket. Apart from him, Hasan Ali picked up three wickets for 16 runs and Shadab Khan had two wickets for 60. Read More »

Brooks Koepka sets pace in US Open finale

They fearlessly attacked the pins and nobody was more ruthless than Thomas, who ripped apart the links-style layout carding nine birdies and two bogeys before capping his record-smashing effort by coolly rolling in an eight-foot putt for eagle at the par-five 18th. Read More »

E3 2017: Xbox One X Is "Like A High-End PC", Developer Says

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Microsoft's reasoning seems to be that any gamer who'd want the Xbox One X probably already has a pretty beefy gaming machine - which costs a lot of money. Soon after Microsoft announced that Minecraft would support cross-network play across all platforms (all but the PlayStation 4), Eurogamer released a statement they'd received from Sony which just left fans even more annoyed than before. Read More »

Jusqu'à 468 sièges pour Macron — Législatives

Ce score reste cependant nettement en deçà de la barre des 400 évoqué à l'issue du premier tour, le 11 juin. Il n'y a jamais eu autant de circonscriptions en jeu car seulement quatre députés ont été élus dès le premier tour. Le renouvellement de l'Assemblée sera en conséquence d'une ampleur inédite. Un nombre record de femmes vont être élues. A quoi s'ajoute les effets du "dégagisme" qui a gagné un grand nombre d'électeurs français dans un pays où la défiance envers la classe politique ... Read More »

Rep. Scalise's Condition Upgraded from Critical to Serious

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Doctors immediately performed surgery, but additional operations will be required, the hospital said in the late-night statement. The person says investigators aren't sure of the significance of the names and it's not clear whether this was a list of people the attacker was targeting. Read More »

Mexico says sugar exports to United States to remain duty

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Mexican officials want any renegotiation of NAFTA done this year so it doesn't get caught up in their elections next year. "The two sides have come together in quite meaningful ways, but there remain a few technical details to work out", Ross said in a statement. Read More »

North Korea: US officials seized diplomatic package at JFK

A spokesman for North Korea's Foreign Ministry characterized the confiscation as a "an illegal and heinous act of provocation", adding that his country's diplomats were "literally mugged" upon entering the United States. The diplomats were in possession of a valid diplomatic courier certificate, KCNA said. Only three days before the incident at JFK Airport, a 22-year-old student was returned to the USA in a state of "severe neurological injury" after 15 months in detention in North Korea. Read More »

Warriors celebrate NBA title with street parade

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These super teams pull those fans away from a team right as the going gets rough, and they miss everything special about a successful team. What's the point of watching a game between the Celtics and Pacers, or the Spurs and Rockets, in December, January or February when you know it won't matter come June? The result of that super team was a loss in the NBA Finals to the Detroit Pistons . Read More »

Trump's Russian Federation imbroglio - a red herring?

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On Friday, the President tweeted he was under "investigation", which he called a "witch hunt" in another tweet. That statement came just after reports that special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner's Russian business dealings. Read More »

Qatar Petroleum CEO says gas won't be cut to UAE

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In their apparent bid to secure U.S. support and that of Israel, Riyadh , Manama, Cairo and Abu Dhabi suspended all land, air and sea traffic with Qatar , expelled its diplomats and ordered Qatari citizens to leave their countries. Erdogan added that he had previously raised the possibility of a Turkish base in Saudi Arabia and said the Saudi king agreed to consider the offer. There is now tension between Qatar and its immediate neighbours, led by Saudi Arabia, who say Qatar is turning ... Read More »

My agenda is moving ahead despite distraction of 'Witch Hunt'

Some of his ire is aimed at Rod Rosenstein, the USA deputy attorney general and investigative special counsel Robert Mueller, both of whom the president believes are biased against him, associates say. Trump often uses the term " witch hunt " to describe the investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential election and possible collusion between his campaign and Moscow. Read More »

See How The Political World Celebrated Father's Day

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The real Donald Trump Jr., on the other hand, drew a storm of reaction by retweeting a 2013 tweet from his father, which read, " Happy Father's Day to all, even the haters and losers!" "Jay and I are also fools for our daughters", he said. Read More »

President Trump Setting Up to Sack Robert Mueller

Rosenstein is considering recusing himself", Heck said Friday. She was sworn-in little more than a month ago. Rosenstein is at the center of Comey's departure: His memo to Attorney General Jeff Sessions is the basis that White House officials and Trump himself have used to defend Comey's dismissal, despite the FBI's ongoing investigation into the 2016 campaign and Russia's attempts to help Trump win. Read More »

Fakhar, Amir sparkle as Pakistan stun India

Fakhar capitalised on a lucky escape to strike a superb 114 and lift Pakistan to a commanding total of 338 for four. Hardik Pandya hit a go-for-broke 76 off 43 balls, including six sixes, but his career-best slog was stopped when he was run out by teammate Ravindra Jadeja . Read More »

France's Macron Wins Strong Parliamentary Majority: Estimates

Projections showed the conservative Republicans and their allies to be the largest opposition group with 97-133 seats while the Socialist Party and its partners will secure 29-49 seats. If the steamroller effect continues for Macron's party, half of whose candidates are women and the other half new to politics, France will have a chamber of representatives like few others, fulfilling the president's wish to renew a political class dominated by career politicians, peppered with corruption and ... Read More »

Macron's party on course for historic gains in French parliamentary election

The Republicans got about 15.8 percent of the vote, and Macron's presidential rival Marine Le Pen's National Front party garnered 13.2 percent. President Emmanuel Macron's new party is set for a landslide victory in the latest round of the French election, allowing him to govern the country nearly unopposed for the next five years. Read More »

L'armée américaine confirme avoir abattu un avion syrien

Any copying, republication or redistribution of Reuters content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Thomson Reuters. Selon l'Observatoire syrien des droits de l'Homme (OSDH), des affrontements se déroulaient tard en soirée dans deux villages à une quarantaine de km au sud de la ville de Raqa, peu après que la coalition internationale dirigée par Washington a abattu un avion du régime syrien dans la zone. Read More »

Rocket League announced for Switch with cross-network play

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So with that in mind, here are the top 10 E3 2017 games you should be excited about getting for your Nintendo Switch . Developer Psyonix has confirmed that the Switch version will have a cross-play feature included which enables players to compete against PC and Xbox One players. Read More »