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Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom prime minister makes Cabinet appointments

Mrs May yesterday caved into senior Tory demands and jettisoned her Joint Chiefs of Staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill. He says Labour will seek to vote down May's Queen'...

Jun 12 2017

Conservatives' chief whip in North for DUP talks

May is preparing to name the rest of her cabinet, after revealing Friday that her five most senior ministers would stay in their posts. While May's top team has been le...

Jun 12 2017

Ireland wants Brexit talks to start, to safeguard peace process

May's party won 318 seats, 12 fewer than it had before May called a snap election, and eight short of the 326 needed for an outright majority. Labour could also becom...

Jun 12 2017

Macron headed for large parliamentary majority

But turnout was low, around 49%, which analysts said reflected a sense of resignation among Mr Macron's opponents. Final results released early Monday showed Macron's L...

Jun 12 2017

Xbox Project Scorpio Expectations? I Have a Few

Microsoft is close to revealing the official price for their upcoming new console codenamed Xbox Scorpio. The game itself looked stunning. Bioware's brand new game Ant...

Jun 12 2017

Microsoft E3 2017: Xbox One PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds and Conan Exiles reveals?

It will also feature 12GB GDDR5 of graphic memory and a 6 Teraflop GPU and 326 GB/sec memory bandwidth. The Xbox One X is set for release on November 7th, priced $499...

Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

The vote at the end of this debate is considered an important symbolic test of the ability of a government to command the confidence of the House of Commons. "May sought ...

Jun 12 2017

U.S. urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

Enter: the next big crisis in the Middle East . I decided. the time had come to call on Qatar to end its funding'. The nations withdrew their ambassadors from Qatar and ...

Jun 12 2017

Penguins win Stanley Cup after controversial early whistle cancels out Predators goal

It went off the back side of the net, where forward Patric Hornqvist was able to tip it in between Rinne and the post with 1:35 remaining. An empty-net goal by Carl H...

Jun 12 2017

Jaguar Land Rover invested $25 million in ridesharing service Lyft

Hanno Kirner, executive director of corporate and strategy at JLR, said: "This is a strategic investment for both parties as we focus on innovating new mobility solutions...

Jun 12 2017

'Dead woman walking' May races to form a government

German EU budget commissioner Günther Oettinger said the voter rebellion against the Tories might make it possible to "talk about closer contacts between Britain and the ...

Jun 12 2017

Crude Tumbles More Than 1% To Settle Below $48

Commodity markets were absorbing news the United States would withdraw from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, a move that fulfilled a major camp...

Jun 12 2017

Donald Trump Slams 'Very Cowardly' Comey for 'Totally Illegal' Leak

Donald Trump Jr. appeared to confirm on Saturday that his father indeed suggested that former FBI Director James Comey should shut down the FBI's investigation of f...

Jun 12 2017

May's deal to work with DUP causes anger among political rivals

Their 10 lawmakers give her a working majority after her own party failed to win enough seats to govern by itself. The protest began from outside the House of Commons a...

Jun 12 2017

Watch Patric Hornqvist's Stanley Cup-winning goal

Colton Sissons saw it and poked the rebound in, but the goal was disallowed for the intent to blow the whistle. A whistle could be heard blown before the puck entered th...

Jun 12 2017

Kevin Spacey jokes about sexuality rumours with Tony Awards number

Heading into the event at Radio City Music Hall, none of the shows competing in the closely watched category of best musical loomed as large as " Hamilton " did a yea...

Jun 12 2017

Boris Johnson Denies Plot to Topple UK PM May

Theresa May has sent her chief whip Gavin Williamson to Belfast for formal talks with the DUP , following the Conservatives' costly election gamble that left them s...

Jun 12 2017

Gareth Southgate: England Under-20 glory has 'raised the bar for everybody'

The penalty award stood but Woodman's strong palm kept out Penaranda's spot-kick, despite diving the wrong way. 'We are starting to see some real progress in how we wor...

Jun 12 2017

Kevin Spacey kicks off Tony Awards with gentle humor

ET. Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet Of 1812 leads the field with 12 nods, while Hello, Dolly , starring Midler, has 10 nominations, and Dear Evan Hansen has nine...

Jun 12 2017

Labour is ready for another election, Jeremy Corbyn says

May had called the snap election with a view to increasing the narrow majority she had inherited from her predecessor DavidCameron. Gavin Barwell was named new chief ...