Suicide bombers kill six people in Lebanese village: Al-Manar
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A number of suicide bombers killed six people and wounded 13 in an attack in a village in eastern Lebanon on Monday, Hezbollah's al-Manar TV reported. The attack targeted the village of Qaa, a few kilometers from the border with Syria. Al-Manar had earlier reported it was carried out by two suicide bombers, but later said there were more than two. (Writing by Tom Perry; Editing by Paul Tait)
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:36:57 -0400
Oil prices fall as Brexit lingers, refined products glut looms
Oil prices dropped on Monday, extending sharp declines after Britain's vote to leave the European Union sparked a sharp selloff in global markets on Friday. Global financial markets plunged on Friday as results from a referendum defied bookmakers' odds to show a 52 percent to 48 percent victory for the campaign to leave a bloc Britain joined more than 40 years ago. Oil prices were under pressure as the British pound fell anew on Monday, with investors still at a loss as to what happens next now that the country has voted to leave the European Union.
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:33:21 -0400
Chile stun Argentina to win Copa America Centenario
Holders Chile stunned Argentina to win the Copa America Centenario in a penalty shoot-out as Lionel Messi's title curse struck again. Messi on Sunday blazed a penalty over the bar in the shoot-out before Lucas Biglia missed to leave Chile's Francisco Silva with the task of stroking home the winning spot-kick at the MetLife Stadium. It was a carbon copy of last year's Copa America final, also won by Chile on penalties after a goalless draw.
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:33:06 -0400
US parades celebrate Gay Pride, honor Orlando victims
Hundreds of thousands of people from New York to San Francisco marched to celebrate gay pride, honor those killed in the Florida gay nightclub massacre, and promote tolerance. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, buoyed by a double digit poll lead over Republican Donald Trump in the race for the White House, joined the tail end of the parade in New York. In San Francisco, the crowd cheered and electronic music blared from floats, a group carried placards with photos of the Florida victims, and men in leather bondage walked the route under bright sunshine.
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:30:33 -0400
British political turmoil deepens after EU referendum
LONDON (AP) Britain's shocking decision to remove itself from the European Union brought more political turmoil Sunday as Scotland's leader threatened to block the move and the opposition Labour Party's leader faced a coup attempt from his own legislators.
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:26:30 -0400
Stunner at US Olympic swim trials: Lochte beaten in 400 IM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Ryan Lochte powered out to a big lead in the event he won four years ago at the London Olympics, his powerful arms churning through the water, looking very much like a lock for another trip to the games.
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:24:30 -0400
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