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World Theresa May says she'll remain PM despite calls to go
Author: 0 Theresa May says she'll remain PM despite calls to go

Speaking after the result, Mr White congratulated Julie Cooper on her win saying it has been a "clean and fairly fought campaign". The outcome was a significant political embarrassment for May, who called for an early election in April based on polls that showed the Conservatives would increase their majority and give her more clout in hard talks with the European Union on terms for exiting the political and economic alliance.

World British PM says she takes responsibility for election result
Author: 0 British PM says she takes responsibility for election result

As Mrs Foster met her MPs in Westminster, she said: "The future's bright", prompting Ian Paisley junior to respond: "The future's orange". Where did she go wrong? After the election results came in, the pound fell to its seven-week low. Foster tweeted afterward that "discussions are going well with the government and we hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion".

World What is the ongoing anti-government protests in Russian Federation all about
Author: 0 What is the ongoing anti-government protests in Russian Federation all about

Navalny has become the most prominent figure in an opposition that has been troubled by factional disputes. White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters on Monday that the United States "strongly condemns the detention of hundreds of peaceful protesters" which he described as an "affront to core democratic values".

World EU to launch action against 3 countries over refugee plan
Author: 0 EU to launch action against 3 countries over refugee plan

The bloc has fought two years of these bitter migration battles but the two southern states, backed by rich countries like Germany and Sweden that are the final destinations for many refugees and migrants arriving in the European Union , have failed to force Warsaw and Budapest to change their policies.

World Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee
Author: 0 Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee

In the gaggle on Air Force One on Tuesday, White House deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders said the President wasn't able to watch "much of it", but from "what he did see and what he heard, he thought that attorney general Sessions did a very good job and in particular was very strong on the point that there was no collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign".

World Mattis vows not to 'repeat mistakes of the past' in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Mattis vows not to 'repeat mistakes of the past' in Afghanistan

Secretary of Defense James Mattis blamed former President Barack Obama for the ongoing disaster in Afghanistan when speaking to a Senate Appropriations subcommittee Wednesday. The move could lead to a deployment of thousands more troops as commanders decide the way forward in the now 15-year-old war. That decision, however, has been stalled by the administration's Afghan review and a push for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to contribute more troops.

Author: 0 London fire could delay Theresa May-DUP deal

Foster's rivals in Northern Ireland , such as Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams, have objected. The draft agreement could indicate potential sticking points in the anticipated "confidence and supply" arrangement between the parties, stating that DUP MPs will vote with the Government on all matters - except devolved issues, matters relating only to Northern Ireland and, crucially, welfare reforms.

Author: 0 Rep. Steve Scalise and others shot at congressional baseball practice

Law enforcement officials are still investigating the motive behind the shooting . The 2006 case was dismissed after the alleged victim didn't show up for the court hearing. The shooter has died from his injuries, President Donald Trump said in a press conference Wednesday. "Our thoughts and prayers are with him", Trump tweeted .

World Heinrich: Sessions' testimony shows 'concerted effort' to obstruct investigation
Author: 0 Heinrich: Sessions' testimony shows 'concerted effort' to obstruct investigation

During Sessions' confirmation process before the Senate Judiciary Committee in January, both Leahy and U.S. Sen. "Will you let me qualify it?" "Because you're invoking executive privilege", Heinrich interjected. Angus King , I-Maine, that he has not read the consensus report from USA intelligence agencies on Russian meddling and has not sought any briefings.

World Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle
Author: 0 Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle

He says the president was within his lawful authority to enact the temporary ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority nations. To back up its assertion, the court specifically mentioned Trump's June 5, 2017 tweet, posted at 6:20 p.m., in which Trump stated "That's right, we need a TRAVEL BAN for certain unsafe countries, not some politically correct term that won't help us protect our people!" A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S.

World Selena Gomez Becomes A Kid, Mom, & Principal In
Author: 0 Selena Gomez Becomes A Kid, Mom, & Principal In "Bad Liar"

But, just in case you've ever wondered what the singer might look like with a lighter color, you can appease your sense of curiosity when you check out her latest music video. Gomez took a two year break between the release of Revival (2015) and her freshman solo album, Stars Dance (2013). "It's hard because I don't know if it's necessarily that I believe in religion as much as I believe in faith and a relationship with God", she said.

Author: 0 Backed SDF announces start of Raqqah operation

The coalition began its air campaign against IS in Iraq in Aug 2014, expanding its operations to Syria the following month. The battle to capture the Islamic State group's Syrian bastion Raqa started two days ago, Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said, according to the state-run news agency Anadolu today.

Author: 0 Jeff Sessions Knocked 'Hysteria' Out of Kamala Harris, Former Trump Adviser Says

In Round One, when her turn came to speak, and with only six minutes of time allotted, Harris aggressively pursued Rosenstein , asking him if he would give unlimited authority to Robert S. "My opinion on that, I think she was hysterical ". "I don't think that Senator Wyden was really trying to get to the bottom of answers either". POWERS: But he wasn't hysterical and she was.

World UK leader holding alliance talks with NIreland party chief
Author: 0 UK leader holding alliance talks with NIreland party chief

May has been left with the prospect of propping up her Conservative government with a controversial deal with the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ). The Telegraph calculates that although the number of MPs supporting remaining in the European Union or a "soft Brexit" (342) still outnumbers those supporting a "hard Brexit" (297), the margin is far slimmer since the triggering three months ago of the Article 50 legislation to begin the European Union negotiations.

Author: 0 Gordon Brown Successor Lesley Laird Given Shadow Cabinet Post In Labour Reshuffle

Lesley Laird was named to Mr Corbyn's front bench team less than a week after winning the Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath constituency last week. Ms Laird was born in Greenock and is a former deputy leader of Fife Council. "I am therefore appointing Ian Lavery to the additional role of Labour Party chair to strengthen our campaigning and party organisation". It followed a mass resignations of shadow ministers in protest of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership.

World Asylum-seekers in Australia win multimillion dollar payout
Author: 0 Asylum-seekers in Australia win multimillion dollar payout

About 1,905 asylum seekers who were held, or are now being held, at the Australian government's offshore detention center on Manus Island filed a class action suit claiming the government did not deliver on its duty of care by housing them in, and exposing them to, conditions which were not up to Australian standards between 2012 and 2016.

World DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well
Author: 0 DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well

About two hours after the talks began, May emerged from 10 Downing Street without saying anything and left in a auto. Mrs May made a fatal mistake in the General Election when she adopted a persona that was aloof, cold and arrogant. Ms May faces a hard balancing act: Divisions over Europe helped sink the premierships of Margaret Thatcher, John Major and David Cameron, and many of her politicians and party membership support a sharp break with the EU.

Author: 0 Freshman football player dies after morning workout

Prayers for Heintz family", while Eric Spicer sent a heartfelt message to his former classmate: " Tyler Heintz was one hell of a kid. Such a great guy. In addition, strength coaches and trainers are typically on hand for those workouts. Heintz and other student-athletes were reportedly cleared to begin practicing on June 11.

Author: 0 United Kingdom police release brother of Manchester attacker Ismail Abedi without charges

ISIS has claimed that "a soldier of the caliphate" carried out the Manchester attack, which killed 22 people , including children, after an Ariana Grande concert May 22. The man, arrested on May 23, has been released without charge. He says "the fact that the person that did this is related to us by blood is something that's going to stay with me for the rest of my life".

Author: 0 Trump Cheerleaders Turn on Special Counsel Mueller

Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) whether Sessions "lingered" because he knew he wasn't supposed to leave Comey alone with Trump , Sessions ducked: "What I did recall is I did depart", Sessions said, "and Director Comey was sitting in front of the president's desk and they were talking".

Author: 0 China's Prez Xi Jinping Snubs Pakistani PM Sharif, Know Why

While Modi during his speech has specifically stressed on the need of a united approach to combat terrorism , Modi said, "it was impossible to reach a solution till all countries made concerted efforts to fight radicalization, terrorist recruitment, training and financing".

World Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review

But Trump undercut that version May 11 , telling NBC News that the firing was in response to Comey's handling of the Russian Federation investigation. From the day he was sworn in on February 9th until his March 2 recusal, Sessions said he was, "never briefed on any investigative details, did not access information about the investigation".

Author: 0 Trump's attorney general Sessions to face Russian Federation questions

Further, I have no knowledge of any such conversations by anyone connected to the Trump campaign. Sessions, a close Trump adviser during the battle for the presidency, said in his opening statement that it was a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest he was aware of or participated in any collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign.

Author: 0 Qatar withdraws peacekeepers from Djibouti-Eritrea border

As reported by Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany's worldwide broadcaster, an embargo also cut off food, transport and other links between the four countries and Qatar, which typically imports around 80% of its food from its neighbours. During the meeting both sides discussed developments in the regional countries such as Qatar and Syria, IRNA news agency reported. Saudi Arabia gained, boosted by banks, on expectations for a rate hike in the United States.