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Donald Trump elected US President, Clinton concedes

WASHINGTON:Donald Trump will become the 45th US president after a stunning victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton.Trump has won 278 electoral votes he needed 270 out of 538 for victory.

60 killed in suicide attacks at police training college in Quetta

QUETTA:Heavily-armed militants wearing suicide vests stormed a police academy in Quetta, killing at least 60 people and wounding dozens more.A major security operation lasted for hours and all attackers were killed.

Saudi prince executed for murdering a compatriot

RIYADH:A Saudi Arabian prince has been executed for shooting dead a man during a brawl three years ago in the capital Riyadh, the interior ministry has said.Prince Turki bin Saud al-Kabir was put to death in the capital. No details were given as to how he was executed - most condemned people are beheaded.The prince is the 134th person to be put to death this year, according to a list compiled by the AFP news agency.

Attack on mourners in Yemen kills more than 140

SANAA:(REUTERS)Saudi-led warplanes struck a funeral at a community hall in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, the country's Houthi-run administration said, but the coalition denied any role in the attack. More than 140 mourners were killed, according to local health officials cited by the United Nations, in an attack that prompted a strong rebuke from Washington, a key Saudi ally.

Congress rejects Obama veto, Saudi September 11 bill becomes law

WASHINGTON(REUTERS):Congress overwhelmingly rejected President Barack Obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia, the first veto override of his presidency, just four months before it ends.The House of Representatives voted 348-77 against the veto, hours after the Senate rejected it 97-1, meaning the "Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act" will become law.The vote was a blow to Obama as well as to Saudi Arabia, one

World War Two spy's row with wife 'almost ruined D-Day'

LONDON(BBC):A row between a spy and his wife almost compromised World War Two D-Day operations, secret MI5 files show.Juan Pujol, who was codenamed Agent Garbo, had helped to convince the Nazis the landings would not take place in Normandy but in the Pas-de-Calais.But after being confined to their London house to protect his identity, his wife threatened to go to the Spanish embassy in a row in June 1943.She said she would tell all unless she was allowed to visit her mother.

Four Women dead in shooting at mall in Washington

WASHINGTON: Four women have been shot dead and a man critically injured at a shopping centre in Burlington. Police have released a picture of the suspected gunman, who fled the scene armed with a rifle.The motive for the attack is not clear.

New York bombing suspect captured in police shootout

NEW YORK:An "armed and dangerous" Afghan-born suspect wanted in the weekend bomb attacks in New York and New Jersey was wounded  in a shootout with police and taken into custody.

At least 25 wounded in New York City blast

NEW YORK:At least 25 people have been injured in an explosion in New York City. The cause of the explosion is unclear. It comes just hours after a pipe bomb exploded in a New Jersey town. Witnesses described seeing people run in all directions following the "incredibly loud" blast.

Obama cancels meeting with Philippines' Duterte after insult

VIENTIANE(Laos)-(REUTERS)U.S. President Barack Obama canceled what would have been his first meeting with Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte, a White House spokesman said, after Duterte described Obama as a "son of a bitch". Duterte, a plain-spoken populist known for his colorful remarks and his campaign against illegal drugs in which thousands of people have died, used the term in front of reporters, a day ahead of the planned meeting in Laos, where Southeast Asian leaders are meeti