• Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan
Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan

Merkel mused over Brexit: "When Great Britain is ready, we are ready to negotiate. Time for everyone to regroup". May, who became prime minister after Britain's June 2016 referendum on leaving the European Union, called the election three years early in a bid to strengthen her hand in the looming Brexit negotiations.

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  • London attack death toll rises to eight
London attack death toll rises to eight

Zaghba's mother lives in the northern Italian city of Bologna and he had broken off relations with his Moroccan father, the source said, confirming a report on the website of newspaper Corriere della Sera . The so-called Islamic State (IS) group has said its "fighters" carried out the attack. Thomas, 45, was walking with his girlfriend over the ...

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  • What Exactly Is A Hung Parliament?
What Exactly Is A Hung Parliament?

Following David Cameron's Brexit debacle on June 23, 2016, this marks the second time in less than a year that an over-confident, Conservative Party leader has been wrongly convinced of the British electorate's readiness to support his or her political mandate.

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  • Trump's lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey
Trump's lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey

Earlier, Trump fired off an early morning tweet in which he said he had been "vindicated" by the James Comey hearing, adding that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director was a "leaker". Trump said his team emerged "very happy" after Comey's testimony, while also offering a blunt assessment of Comey's testimony before the Senate ...

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  • US Attorney General to testify publicly before Congress over contacts with Russian Federation
US Attorney General to testify publicly before Congress over contacts with Russian Federation

During his nomination hearing in January, the former senator told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he had no contacts with Russian officials as part of the Trump campaign. The White House has already acknowledged that Sessions will not hesitate to invoke executive privilege, which may limit knowledge-sharing quite a bit.

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  • Theresa May 'promises to get Tories out of the mess she created'
Theresa May 'promises to get Tories out of the mess she created'

However, the Labour leader will need to get support from Theresa May's own party if he wants to get enough backing for his plan. A more conciliatory approach would of course, potentially help spur Indian appetite for trade talks with Britain , at the same time that the European Union , bolstered by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recen...

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  • UK PM May said wants broader consensus on Brexit plan -lawmaker
UK PM May said wants broader consensus on Brexit plan -lawmaker

Founded in the early 1970s by evangelical Protestant minister and loyalist Ian Paisley, in 1977 it launched the "Save Ulster from Sodomy" campaign, which sought to prevent the decriminalisation of homosexuality in Northern Ireland. Sparring between the two sides is in full force ahead of the scheduled start of complex negotiations with Brussels nex...

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  • Putin critic Alexei Navalny among 200 held over anti-Kremlin protests
Putin critic Alexei Navalny among 200 held over anti-Kremlin protests

RUSSIA'S opposition leader Alexei Navalny was arrested yesterday before he could join thousands of demonstrators protesting against president Vladimir Putin . He was detained at his home in Moscow earlier on Monday, ahead of anti-corruption demonstrations in Russian Federation. An Associated Press reporter has counted more than 200 peo...

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  • Moscow protest location changed, raising fear of arrests
Moscow protest location changed, raising fear of arrests

Riot police in St. Petersburg have begun detaining demonstrators in an unsanctioned opposition rally in the center of the city. Navalny, a staunch Kremlin critic and anti-corruption campaigner, has always been the most visible opposition figure to Putin's rule.

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  • Half of United Kingdom employers unprepared for Brexit immigration changes
Half of United Kingdom employers unprepared for Brexit immigration changes

After calling a snap election in a bid to strengthen her hand in the talks, Prime Minister Theresa May now faces heading to Brussels with a weaker mandate and with her own position under threat. But in a catastrophic setback, the bet failed and she lost her overall majority. "We want to negotiate quickly, we want to stick to the time plan, and ...

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  • Trump's legal team to file complaint on Comey
Trump's legal team to file complaint on Comey

Trump . Instead, it turned out to be one of Trump's longest periods away from Twitter, relying instead on his surrogates and communications staff to respond to Comey's allegations. Did Comey believe the president was trying to obstruct justice with that comment? He said it wasn't for him to say. Trump abruptly fired Comey last month.

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  • Qatar launches new shipping routes to Oman amid food shortage fears
Qatar launches new shipping routes to Oman amid food shortage fears

The three Gulf countries and Egypt have accused Qatar of supporting terrorism and. JEDDAH: Qatar Airways' chief executive officer slammed the U.S. Çavuşoğlu's meeting with Saudi envoy Walid Bin Abdul Karim El Khereiji, UAE envoy Khalifa Shaheen Al-Marar and Bahraini charge d'affaires Komail Ahmed came ahead of the regular cabinet meeting on M...

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  • Oregon State meets Fullerton in College World Series opener
Oregon State meets Fullerton in College World Series opener

CST, live on ESPN. Saturday's action starts with #1 seed Oregon State battling Cal State Fullerton at 2pm. Saturday's second game features No. 4 national seed LSU (48-17) against Florida St. 6 seed TCU (47-16) at 6 p.m.in the second game on Sunday night. The College World Series Finals will see the winners of the two brackets playing in a b...

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions says travel ban needed for security
Attorney General Jeff Sessions says travel ban needed for security

Chin added that the U.S. Supreme Court will likely be receptive to the 9th Circuit's decision, given that it wasn't based on constitutional grounds. The one before the Seattle-based 9th Circuit was the case of Hawaii v. Trump - the first lawsuit filed by a state against the revised travel ban.

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  • May to head minority government with DUP support
May to head minority government with DUP support

Instead, the result has sown confusion and division in British ranks, just days before negotiations are due to start on June 19. "It was no surprise last night when I saw the exit poll, absolutely no surprise, in fact it was just surprising that it wasn't worse than it was really", she said by the town's modern shopping centre.

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  • Woman accused of leak ordered to remain jailed pending trial
Woman accused of leak ordered to remain jailed pending trial

The Intercept's report described new details about Russian efforts to hack voting systems in the United States a week prior to the 2016 presidential election. And there was a notation in one notebook, Solari said in which victor purportedly wrote, "I want to burn the White House down". "I think they're going to try to make an example out of her ...

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  • A hung Parliament - 5 things to know
A hung Parliament - 5 things to know

Dogus is willing to credit Corbyn. "We've got a new dawn for social democracy. and I will carry on fighting". The Conservatives won 318 House of Commons seats in the election, eight short of an outright majority. DUP leader Arlene Foster confirmed that she had spoken to May and would be talking with the Conservatives about "how it may it be pos...

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  • Trump accuses Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'
Trump accuses Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, imagined warning Trump , "You may be the first president in history to go down because you can't stop inappropriately talking about an investigation that, if you just were quiet, would clear you". Nielsen's estimates include people watching on 10 US broadcast and cable television networks, but not those who stre...

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  • Ivanka Trump says she didn't expect the 'viciousness' in Washington
Ivanka Trump says she didn't expect the 'viciousness' in Washington

President Trump's daughter Ivanka has criticised "the level of viciousness" her father has been subjected to. Trump said she understood the work would not be easy and was instead focused on advancing her father's jobs agenda. "At the end of the day, we are all focused on the work". Critics immediately pointed out that Trump himself was ...

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  • US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord
US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord

The Prime Minister's Office has made a request for a correction to the article, but they have not sought to clarify Trudeau's remarks to Merkel, saying she knows where he stands on the matter. "The United States has always been a world leader when it comes to environmental stewardship", Pruitt said in a statement. Grass covers the round table...

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  • Kathy Griffin: Trump, First Family 'Personally Trying to Ruin My Life Forever'
Kathy Griffin: Trump, First Family 'Personally Trying to Ruin My Life Forever'

Her comments come after President Trump tweeted the image was upsetting his children, specifically his 11-year-old son Barron . Comedian Kathy Griffin (C) cries during a news conference in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 2, 2017 .

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  • Qatar Airways CEO: US adding 'fuel to the fire' in Gulf rift
Qatar Airways CEO: US adding 'fuel to the fire' in Gulf rift

Mutlaq al Qahtani said the decision to sever ties by Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Bahrain and Egypt as well as others, over Qatar's alleged funding of extremist groups would not prove successful. For violating the ILO Convention 111 against workplace discrimination signed by Qatar in 1976, the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) and...

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  • US Special Forces Join Fight Against ISIS in Southern Philippines
US Special Forces Join Fight Against ISIS in Southern Philippines

American special forces have joined the battle to crush extremist militants in a southern Philippines town, as government forces struggled to make headway and 13 marines were killed in intense urban fighting. Edgard Arevalo said, according to The Associated Press . 'It instead primed up our determination to continue our prudent advances to n...

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  • Quake of 6.3 magnitude strikes near coast of Western Turkey
Quake of 6.3 magnitude strikes near coast of Western Turkey

Authorities in Lesbos said dozens of homes were damaged in parts of the island and some roads were closed. A Turkish government agency says an earth. Speaking to local media, both the governor of Izmir and the mayor of that city confirmed that there were moments of panic in the areas most affected by the quake, but no victims are reported.

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  • Widow praises victim in workplace shooting
Widow praises victim in workplace shooting

An FBI squad was pictured at the scene - but there is not believed to be a terror link. Sheriff Jerry L. Demings told reporters that deputies arrived at Fiamma Inc ., a business that makes awnings for recreational vehicles, on Monday after receiving a call about a shooting.

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  • London Urges Qatar, Gulf States to De-Escalate Situation
London Urges Qatar, Gulf States to De-Escalate Situation

Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdulrahman al-Thani told a news conference in France that Qatar "still had no clue" why the nations cut ties. US President Donald Trump has endorsed Saudi Arabia's decision, along with the UAE and Bahrain, to sever ties with Qatar against the backdrop of accusations of supporting terrorism.

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  • Qatar Airways CEO: US 'fueling' the fire of Gulf crisis
Qatar Airways CEO: US 'fueling' the fire of Gulf crisis

Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker said the results "reflect the success of our expansion and growth strategy" that has seen it grow from "a small regional airline into an aviation powerhouse over two decades". Doha has said the severing of trade and transport ties are hurting the country's inhabitants. Qatar said the allegations ar...

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  • Two HM militants killed in north Kashmir encounter
Two HM militants killed in north Kashmir encounter

There is increasingly a trend of hero-worship after the slaying of prominent militants. "In jail, he applied for some distance learning courses in Kashmir University and was selected for the LLB course". In this incident, eight people were killed and several injured. "Two militants were killed in the encounter", he added. The spokesman said Aij...

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  • Security services to review terror operations amid questions on London attackers
Security services to review terror operations amid questions on London attackers

Butt, a British citizen born in Pakistan was also already known to police and Britain's domestic spy agency MI5, the police said. "We have always been checking his friendships and verifying that he was not trusting the wrong people, but he had the internet and from there he got everything", Valeria Khadija Collina told L'Espresso in Bologna.

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  • Pittsburgh and Paris mayors to Trump: 'We have our own climate deal'
Pittsburgh and Paris mayors to Trump: 'We have our own climate deal'

The United States is the nation most responsible for global warming , and now we're leaving other countries to clean up our mess or suffer our consequences. "Whoever chooses to blindly follow the Trump administration overpowered by its bravado should be fully aware that the judgment of history shall take them all as one", the statement said.

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  • Another US appeals court keeps Trump's travel ban blocked
Another US appeals court keeps Trump's travel ban blocked

The Secret Service, which protects the president and his family, maintained a secret taping system for the White House in the eras of John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon . Administration staffers still haven't answered the question. Sessions recused himself from the inquiry in March after media reports that he had been in two previously undisclo...

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  • United Kingdom elections 2017: In Hung House, Theresa May will lead minority government
United Kingdom elections 2017: In Hung House, Theresa May will lead minority government

But we'll put up our demands and our message and we'll assert those. May's room for maneuver has been eroded by the election drubbing which saw the Conservatives lose their majority in Parliament, and she has kept many ministers in their jobs.

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  • EU hints that Brexit talks may not start on time
EU hints that Brexit talks may not start on time

Sources who attended the meeting said Mrs May apologised several times over the Tory MPs who lost their seats following the June 8 election. Theresa May has reportedly promised to get the Tories "out of the mess she created". "We can not continue like this", he said, predicting that even a loose alliance between the Conservatives and ...

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  • Trump Not Expected To Block Comey's Senate Testimony
Trump Not Expected To Block Comey's Senate Testimony

Earlier Friday, Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president, said on ABC's Good Morning America that " the president will make that decision ". If questioned again in Congress next week about whether the President tried to obstruct the investigation of Trump campaign operative Gen.

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  • Donald Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile
Donald Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile

Mr Abe continued that he would consider a specific response to North Korea with the USA, and he would stay in close contact with South Korea. US President Donald Trump was also briefed on the North's provocation, a White House official said.

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