Trump, Clinton draw laughs, boos at Al Smith dinner
NEW YORK â The 2016 presidential campaign has come with its fair share of punchlines, but for the first time Thursday the candidates asked for the laughs. They didn't always get them, when even an event with a tradition of levity and lightheartedness ...
Trump vs. Clinton at the Al Smith Dinner: The best jokes and jabs
ISIS attacks Iraqi city of Kirkuk
(CNN) ISIS militants attacked several security buildings in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk, officials said, even as Iraqi and Kurdish forces battle the terror group for control of the second-largest city of Mosul. Dozens of militants targeted four police ...
Does ISIS Need Territory to Survive?
Iraqi Troops Stoke Sectarian Tensions in Mosul Fight
IS militants attack Iraqi city of Kirkuk as Mosul offensive continues
Duterte dumps the US: What could be lost?
(CNN) The Philippines has long been the United States' staunchest ally in Asia. But for how much longer? Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, on his first state visit to China, announced that he would be cutting "military, not maybe social, but ...
Duterte didn't really mean 'separation' from US, Philippine officials say
China Visit Helps Duterte Reap Funding Deals Worth $24 Billion
The many times Duterte has resorted to profanity and calls to violence
New York Times
British American Tobacco Offers to Buy Reynolds American
New York Times
Reynolds American holds the rights to the Natural American Spirit brand of cigarettes in the United States. Credit Andrew Burton/Getty Images. LONDON â British American Tobacco said on Friday that it had made a nonbinding offer to buy the remaining 57 ...
British American Tobacco Offers to Buy Remaining Reynolds Stake for $47 Billion
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct. 21
BAT Offers to Buy Rest of Reynolds American for $47 Billion
South Africa to withdraw from war crimes court
South Africa has formally begun the process of withdrawing from the International Criminal Court (ICC), notifying the UN of its decision. South Africa did not want to execute ICC arrest warrants which would lead to "regime change", a minister said ...
South Africa plans to withdraw from the International Criminal Court
South Africa to Withdraw From International Criminal Court
South Africa to quit war crimes court: justice minister