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Prince's yellow guitar sold at auction

<b>(CNN) —</b> A bright yellow electric guitar owned by the late singer Prince has sold at an auction in Los Angeles.<p>The "Yellow Cloud" guitar fetched $137,500 on Saturday, according to seller Heritage Auctions.<p>"This guitar, like everything about the enigmatic virtuoso, is uniquely Prince," Heritage …

British bracing for world economy to punish UK for 'Brexit'

LONDON (AP) — The British were warned for weeks that a vote to leave the European Union would result in economic pain. Now they'll find out whether …

Economy

Isil are a gang of cowardly 'repressed Nazis,' says France's leading philosopher as he urges Britain to back Peshmerga forces

The Islamic State rose to power so quickly because the Arab world falsely believed it had escaped the influence of the Nazis, France’s leading philosopher has claimed.<p>Bernard-Henri Levy, whose documentary about Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers battling Isil will soon be screened in Britain, said he …

New poll demonstrates once again that Republican voter base is racist, xenophobic, and paranoid

[W]hile 72 percent of Republicans believe that discrimination against whites has become as bad as discrimination against blacks and other minority …

Gudni Johannesson claims victory in Iceland’s presidential election

History professor running as independent got 37.7% of votes with 27% of ballots counted, according to broadcaster RUV<p>Political newcomer and history professor Gudni Johannesson claimed victory in Saturday’s presidential election in Iceland, after early results showed him garnering 37.8% of …

The US Has Screwed Up in the Muslim World for 36 Years

Beginning with the Carter Doctrine, the US has aggressively injected itself into the Muslim world but with little to show for it besides a record of …

The Brexit Will Hit Tourism Hardest in These 6 European Countries

The EU’s remaining 27 members will have to weigh their own potential losses after the U.K voted for Brexit, with a few countries in particular facing …

Texplainer: If Brexit Can Happen, Can Texit?

Hey, Texplainer: Britain voted to leave the European Union. Can Texas secede from the United States?<p><b>Hey, Texplainer: Britain voted to leave the</b> …

United States

Republican delegate sues to avoid voting for Donald Trump at convention

Carroll Correll Jr of Virginia seeks judgment of behalf of both major parties’ delegates, arguing state laws force him to vote against his conscience<p>One of Virginia’s delegates to the Republican National Convention has filed a federal lawsuit in an effort to avoid voting for presumptive nominee …

The Colombia Farc Ceasefire Marks a Spectacular Turnaround

When talking South America travel, I hear raves about Colombia, often as the South America favorite. Colombia has varied historical and cultural …

Warren, Biden endorse Clinton, call Trump 'racist'

Top Democrats launch a rip-roaring attack on the Republican presidential nominee.<p>Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Elizabeth Warren both ripped into Donald Trump as a “racist” on Thursday — but not before Biden tipped his hand for his official endorsement, saying “God willing,” Hillary Clinton will …