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Jun 15 2017

'Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority'

Speaking ahead of the visit, Mrs May said the two leaders were determined that the internet could not be used as a "safe space" for terrorists. That should fortify Macr...

Jun 15 2017

White House: Trump won't sack special counsel Robert Mueller

Sessions frustrated some committee members by refusing to answer questions about the president: Had Trump complained about his recusing himself , as reported in the pres...

Jun 15 2017

Republican House Whip Scalise Was Shot In The Hip This Morning

A staffer with Rep. He was not shot by the gunman. In all, five people were taken to area hospitals , including the suspect, Alexandria police said. Then "a burst of g...

Jun 15 2017

London fire: baby caught after being dropped from 10th floor

She said at least 200 firefighters are battling the blaze, and evacuating residents from the building. Newham Council has said it is carrying out extra checks on its t...

Jun 15 2017

BC Liberal cabinet sworn in but defeat looms for minority government

Environment Minister Jordan Sturdy. It was Finance Minister Mike de Jong's seventh swearing-in over his career in politics. NDP leader John Horgan says the rental ...

Jun 15 2017

President Trump pleased with Sessions testimony

But in the rat-a-tat-tat of follow-up questions, Sessions slowly pried that door open again, by increasingly hedging his answers. "It would be premature to me to deny the...

Jun 15 2017

Firefighters battling massive blaze at London high-rise apartment building

Eyewitnesses described people trapped in the burning Grenfell Tower , in north Kensington, screaming for help and yelling for their children to be saved. The people who ...

Jun 15 2017

US Congressman shot at baseball practice

Capitol Police said officers who were part of Scalise's security detail returned fire and wounded the shooter, who was taken into custody. Mr Scalise was shot in t...

Jun 15 2017

The future of women's tennis is now: French Open victor Jelena Ostapenko

Ostapenko was unseeded and a massive outsider for the event at Roland Garros but she defied all the odds with a 4-6 6-4 6-3 victory over Romanian Simona Halep in the fi...

Jun 15 2017

Trump '100 percent' Willing To Respond To Comey Under Oath

According to Comey, Trump told him, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go". In his first press conference since Comey testified bef...

Jun 15 2017

Theresa May 'will not resign' despite Tory election disaster

The opposition party had been down in the dumps, with dismal polling and a general disdain for whether leader Jeremy Corbyn was "prime ministerial". EU Brexit negotiato...

Jun 15 2017

Sessions talked, Comey talked ... now what?

SHAPIRO: To help us understand the principle that allows Sessions to avoid answering these questions, we're joined by Steve Vladeck. "Thank you for saying that, Sen". S...

Jun 15 2017

Election 2017: Parties push to meet Scottish voters

Ms Sturgeon also said it was important to have organisations like the European Union to help deal with global problems such as climate change and said no single country...

Jun 15 2017

British PM May to meet Sinn Fein Northern Ireland leader on Thursday

Theresa May appeared contrite, Conservative MPs at the meeting said. Davis, who said that some policies in the government's programme would now be pruned back, was o...

Jun 15 2017

Britain's Theresa May in tough talks on forging governing alliance

May faced Conservative party lawmakers at a meeting of its 1922 Committee. The major problem with the Brexit stance of the United Kingdom government prior to the e...

Jun 15 2017

Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaig

Bernie Sanders said the gunman had been among the many volunteers on his presidential campaign. "Sanders said he was 'sickened by this despicable act" and condemned ...

Jun 15 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise among several shot at Virginia park during baseball game

We started giving him some liquids. "But for the Capitol police and the heroism they showed, it could very well have been a large-scale massacre ". While the top lawma...

Jun 15 2017

London fire: Grenfell Tower residents had warned of fire safety issues

Another woman said she saw the fire at about 2am but did not realise it was so serious until a few hours later. Tamara, one witness, told the BBC: "There's people, like...

Jun 15 2017

Gunman Opens Fire As Members Of Congress Practice Baseball

President Trump tweeted: "Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, a true friend and patriot, was badly injured but will fully recover". Palmer said he and Kelly then took cove...

Jun 15 2017

Trump being investigated by special counsel for possible obstruction of justice

The NSA said in statement that it will "fully cooperate with the special counsel", and declined to comment further. Rosenstein, who has been on the job for six weeks,...