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Nicola Sturgeon speaks at legacy event for murdered MP Jo Cox Nicola Sturgeon speaks at legacy event for murdered MP Jo Cox
- Июня 18, 2017

There was also an event held at Rushcliffe Labour Party Women's Forum where a Big Tea Afternoon was launched in her memory. He added: "We hope these events give us all a moment - as Jo talked about in her maiden speech - to focus on the things we have in common ". (more...)
Officials Urge to Stay Cool as Heat Wave Envelops SoCal Officials Urge to Stay Cool as Heat Wave Envelops SoCal
- Июня 18, 2017

The official excessive heat warning is in effect from noon Sunday to 8 p.m. Tuesday . An excessive heat warning is in effect for Oklahoma County through 9 p.m. Phoenix will also be within reach of tying the record for consecutive days of high temperatures greater than 115 degrees, which is four days set in 1990. (more...)
PM congratulates Leo Varadkar on assuming office as Taoiseach of Ireland
- Июня 18, 2017

He added, "The government that I lead will not be one of left or right because those old divisions don't comprehend the political challenges of today". "It is striking that the strong support which this record won him in his parliamentary party was not reflected in the much broader membership of Fine Gael." "I don't think we could get the former Taoiseach to stretch that far", he said. (more...)
Taylor Swift returns to Spotify as Katy Perry releases new album
- Июня 18, 2017

Well it seems as if Taylor Swift has changed her mind as her music will be back to Spotify and other streaming services later this month. Swift wrote an opinion piece for The Wall Street Journal where she defended her decision, saying that streaming services , like Spotify, don't do a good enough job paying artists. (more...)
DUP head arrives for talks with UK leader May
- Июня 18, 2017

Britain's prime minister has begun talks with a Northern Ireland-based party Tuesday to see if they can create an alliance to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left her short of a majority in Parliament. (more...)
Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday
- Июня 18, 2017

May will head to Paris later on Tuesday to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron, who has just won an impressive victory in the first round of parliamentary elections. May gambled that a strong election win, as forecast by some pollsters, would boost her majority in the House of Commons in time for the Brexit talks, but instead, her party surrendered 13 seats in the lower chamber. (more...)
Trump thrusts US, Cuba back toward hostile relations
- Июня 17, 2017

The measures have been part of US government policy since Barack Obama was president. Obama announced in December 2014 that he and Cuban leader Raul Castro were restoring diplomatic ties between their countries, arguing that a new approach was needed because the policy the USA had pursued for decades had failed to democratize the island. (more...)
US accuses Chinese company of money-laundering for North Korea
- Июня 17, 2017

AP said that a complaint released Thursday in Washington accused Mingzheng International Trading Limited of conducting transactions for North Korea's state-owned Foreign Trade Bank which is the country's main foreign exchange bank . (more...)
17 dead, public investigation sought in London tower fire
- Июня 17, 2017

London mayor Sadiq Khan was heckled by angry crowds as he visited Grenfell Tower on Thursday, including by a seven-year-old boy who asked: "How many children died?" The former leader lives a few minutes' walk away in Notting Hill, famed for its charming houses with multicolored facades, its annual carnival and a Hollywood film featuring Hugh Grant. (more...)
Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice
- Июня 17, 2017

But on Friday, Trump said he is being investigation for firing Comey . Trump's comments came as lawyers for his presidential transition ordered former staffers to preserve all physical and electronic documents in order to comply with ongoing Russian Federation investigations. (more...)
UK PM May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll UK PM May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll
- Июня 17, 2017

Both Question Time specials will be presented by regular host David Dimbleby. "I do a lot of group hugs with lots of people", Corbyn told a crowd of supporters in Basildon, east of London, yesterday. Corbyn was challenged about his attitude towards the nuclear deterrent and May was asked about her plans for a post-Brexit deal with Europe. The tone was set from the get-go, when Mrs May was asked whether the public should trust anything she says given her "track record of broken promises ... (more...)
US President Donald Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe
- Июня 17, 2017

Now, the president has said through his aides he does not plan, at this time , to try and fire the special counsel Bob Mueller , but there's one person recommending he does just that. In another tweet, Mr Trump said: "After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians, ' nobody has been able to show any proof". (more...)
Brexit negotiations to start on June 19
- Июня 17, 2017

A Conservative Party source said it was time for the government to get on with its business. Speaking on behalf of the Hampshire Pride committee, co-chair Moira Smyth said: "In light of the pending coalition between the Conservative Party and the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) of Northern Ireland, we at Hampshire Pride would like to register our grave concerns that the DUP will have a negative influence on Government decisions affecting the lives of not only LGBT+ people, but all who ... (more...)
Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May
- Июня 17, 2017

After calling a snap election in April in anticipation of a landslide, she ended up with an electoral train wreck, in which her Conservative Party actually lost its parliamentary majority. In the Conservative Party, recriminations were immediate and stinging. "Imagine she survives until autumn of next year", he told Reuters. The pound hit an eight-week low against the dollar and its lowest levels in seven months versus the euro before recovering slightly after May said she would form a ... (more...)
UK Government Defends DUP Deal Amid Accusations Of Bias
- Июня 17, 2017

The Conservative source said talks with the small Northern Irish party were progressing well as meetings in Downing Street with all of the British province's main political leaders got underway. Sinn Fein, the SDLP and Alliance have all made clear Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing process to restore powersharing at Stormont due to their perception he has a conflict of interest. (more...)
Confirmed death toll in London fire rises to 30
- Июня 17, 2017

Grenfell Tower is a public housing block owned by the local government council and managed by a non-profit organisation known as the Kensington and Chelsea Tenants Management Organization. Her government is also due to launch hard Brexit talks with the European Union on Monday. Mr Khan replied: "The bad news, I'm afraid, is lots of people died in the fire". (more...)
Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction
- Июня 17, 2017

CNN is suing the Justice Department for copies of fired FBI Director James Comey's personal memos on his interactions with President Donald Trump . The interest in Kushner's activities by the special counsel's office is no more extensive than the FBI's interest in his multiple roles on both the Trump campaign and transition team, which CNN reported last month. (more...)
Michelle Carter found guilty of texting her boyfriend to kill himself Michelle Carter found guilty of texting her boyfriend to kill himself
- Июня 17, 2017

At the time, Carter was 17 years old, and she sent hundreds of chilling text messages that encouraged (and later, demanded for) Roy to kill himself. Yet Ms. Carter has now been convicted of manslaughter, based on the prosecution's theory that, as a 17-year-old girl, she literally killed Mr. Roy with her words. (more...)
China Steps Up Security at Education Facilities After Deadly Kindergarten Blast China Steps Up Security at Education Facilities After Deadly Kindergarten Blast
- Июня 17, 2017

He had dropped out of school but was employed. Police have not yet provided a motive for the attack. The woman, who was holding a baby during the interview as she sat on her bed, said she blacked out and only woke up while being treated. (more...)
Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought
- Июня 17, 2017

Richmond, who plays for the Democratic team , said he had visited the hospital multiple times . "And because of him, and the tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring - he's having a hard time, far worse than anybody thought - our country will perhaps become closer, more unified". (more...)

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