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Jun 23 2017

'Imagine' if Britain stays in EU? Discord at EU summit

Not for dreams and uncertainty", the Belgian premier tweeted in response to Tusk. His Belgian neighbour Charles Michel , who has long voiced concern that British ambiv...

Jun 23 2017

Two Iranian airlines plan to buy 73 Airbus jets

Airbus said on Thursday that Iran Airtour and Zagros Airlines had committed to buying 73 planes from the European aircraft manufacturer, as part of their plans to upgrad...

Jun 22 2017

Senate Republicans' Obamacare Repeal Bill

Departing from the House-approved version of the legislation - which President Donald Trump privately called "mean" last week - the Senate plan would drop the Hous...

Jun 22 2017

Civilians flee as BIFF attacks North Cotabato town

Police Chief Inspector Realan Mamon tells The Associated Press by telephone that gunmen belonging to the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters raided the village of Mal...

Jun 22 2017

Senate GOP health bill seeks to hobble Obama law

After the bill was released on Thursday, protesters gathered outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office. It's going to be really hard to explain to your ...

Jun 22 2017

Trump Terminates DAPA Program Leaving 5 Milion Undocummented Inmigrants Without Protection

DAPA affected certain undocumented immigrants who are the parents of children who are US citizens or legal residents. A federal judge in Texas blocked the move after 26 ...

Jun 22 2017

Queen's Speech unveils Brexit-heavy agenda at troubled time

Damian Green , the first secretary of state and in effect May's deputy, said yesterday: " There's still the possibility, there's every possibility of a DUP deal ". While ...

Jun 22 2017

Jared Kushner delivers remarks after tech meeting

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg could not attend due to a scheduling conflict , but Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner did make his first public speech s...

Jun 22 2017

3 teen police cadets suspected of stealing patrol SUVs, impersonating officers

Beck added that the cadets may have impersonated police officers when they had the cruisers in their possession, and advises people to call the LAPD if they believed ...

Jun 22 2017

Cosby team triumphant, but sex crime retrial, lawsuits loom

In late 2014, dozens of women went public with accusations that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted them over the course of his lengthy comedic career and in July 2015, ...

Jun 22 2017

Sergey Kovalev to appeal Andre Ward stoppage over low blows

Sergey Kovalev 2 Saturday June 17 at 9 PM ET/6 PM PT on HBO Pay-Per-View. The American hurt Kovalev with a big right hand in the eighth round, but the Russian compla...

Jun 22 2017

Queen's speech: Government will deliver eight separate bills on Brexit

The speech also referred to issues and problems linked to the digital age. There was no mention of May's hugely controversial invitation to US President Donald Trump ...

Jun 22 2017

US Ethics Office Releases Trump Financial Disclosure Forms

Since President Trump voluntarily submitted a 98-page financial disclosure on Friday to the Office of Government Ethics , the first picture of the Trump Organization's ...

Jun 22 2017

Chelsea Clinton: Steve Bannon of 'fat shamed' Spicer in text

Fox News reported this week Spicer is about to be promoted to a position that would oversee both the press and communications teams at the White House, a move that would...

Jun 22 2017

Humbled Theresa May sets out plans with DUP support in doubt

The Tories and the DUP remain "miles apart" on key elements of a deal to shore up Theresa May's minority government a DUP source has said, even as the new Parliamen...

Jun 22 2017

Palestinian militant factions deny Islamic State claim of Jerusalem shooting incident

But Israel's Shin Bet and Palestinian militant group Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip and has fought three wars with Israel since 2008, said the attackers were me...

Jun 22 2017

In Iowa, the president channels his inner candidate Trump

He then joked it would mean Mexico "will have to pay much less money" to build it. Trump claimed as a candidate that Mexico would fully fund his impenetrable border wal...

Jun 22 2017

UK PM May's party confident of sensible deal with NIrish DUP-minister

A DUP source said officials within the Northern Ireland Office are urging caution on a deal because of concerns that the Government could compromise its status as an hone...

Jun 22 2017

Church of England Head Says It 'Colluded With' Sex Abuse

It lays bare the "circle of purple " who protected him - and in the light of specific criticism of the former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey, the current Archbisho...

Jun 22 2017

U.S. fails to intercept missile in overnight test

Wednesday's test included the launch of a medium-range ballistic missile from a base in Hawaii at 7:20 p.m. local time, the MDA said in a release . "Upon acquiring and...