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by | June 28, 2017 | 02:23

Trump also invited the Taoiseach to attend the annual St Patrick's Day events in Washington next March. During the 15-minute conversation, Trump and Varadkar, who were speaking for the first time, also delved into topics like Brexit and climate change (let's hope he convinced Trump of its existence).

by | June 28, 2017 | 02:19

Her Scottish National Party (SNP) lost 21 seats in the United Kingdom general election earlier this month. Sturgeon added that she reserved the right to bring back her proposed bill to stage that vote in autumn 2018, a time when she said the terms of the UK's Brexit deal with the European Union would become clear.

by | June 28, 2017 | 02:15

Horgan quizzed Premier Christy Clark during question period about why she won't simply agree to hold a confidence vote immediately Monday, rather than waiting until legislature rules dictate on Thursday. In just one day, outgoing Premier Christy Clark has single-handedly destroyed the BC Liberal Party brand that took 16 years in office to build. Speaking to reporters at the B.C.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:01

The spokesman also said Israel protested to the United Nations agency that oversees a 1974 cease-fire between the two countries because the projectiles were an " unacceptable violation of Israeli sovereignty ". Israel, he said, had "no intention of accepting challenges to our sovereignty and threats to our security, even if they are caused by "spillover" from Syrian infighting.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:00

The rest centre is at Swiss Cottage library, she said, adding: "People are on the ground now talking to residents, working with them to move them to the rest centre". London Mayor Sadiq Khan says there was a "particular set of circumstances on this estate that make this necessary". Premier Inn said Friday it had "concerns" about the material on some of its buildings, though it is different to the type used on Grenfell.

by | June 22, 2017 | 08:15

He wrote on Twitter: "On behalf of our farmers, I request @ PMOIndia to consider the acute drought & waive farmer loans from commercial banks ". "Various bonus priced we give on top of Minimum Support Price (MSP) when we intervene in the market, the government steps in and Karnataka is one of the very few states which gives very liberal bonus price over and above the MSP", he added.

by | June 21, 2017 | 01:51

The Israeli Electricity Corporation said power "supply will effectively be reduced on two lines out of ten every day, until the reduction applies to all ten lines". The PA said that it will only pay 70% of Gaza's electricity bill, which could lead to an outbreak of violence and a humanitarian crisis. The Palestinians want an independent state in the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem.

by | June 21, 2017 | 01:49

On June 16, a jury found former Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty for charges related to shooting and killing 32-year-old Philando Castile almost a year earlier. Kaepernick had earlier tweeted: 'My heart aches for Philando's family'. Kaepernick, who famously protested police brutality by refusing to stand during the national anthem last season, tweeted an image over the weekend of a police badge beside a fugitive slave patrol.

by | June 21, 2017 | 01:51

A wave of public protests after the fatal gang rape of a woman on a Delhi bus in December 2012 hit global headlines and forced the government to enact stiffer penalties on gender crimes. According to police, they found out about the incident from a passerby. "We are investigating the case to identify and arrest the accused", said SSP Love Kumar.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:04

The dual role of managing communications and handling briefings since the departure of former White House Communications Director Mike Dubke has left Spicer feeling "overtaxed", according to Bloomberg. The pre-Trump practice of airing daily press briefings at the U.S. State Department used to be held up as an example of American transparency and the briefings were watched closely by leaders around the globe.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:10

Police said one person was arrested and that "a number of casualties [were] being worked on at the scene". British police have sealed off the road outside Finsbury Park tube station in north-east London, after reports a van has driven into people in the area.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:42

Central Command, which includes a state-of-the-art air base the U.S. depends on to target "Islamic State". Defense analyst Nicholas A. Heras of the Center for a New American Security said the agreement falls under the category of "long-running deals that need to be cleared after review by different elements of the USA government".

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:44

ABC notes that, at this point, Rosenstein has "privately acknowledged" that he might eventually be called at a witness in the investigation, largely because he penned the memo that led to former FBI Director James Comey's firing. Citing a memo from the general counsel's office of Trump's transition team, the Times said members were given the order on Thursday for any information involving Russian Federation or Ukraine in the latest sign of the investigation's expanding reach.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:31

Trump called because "I have been very clear" about Mueller and the lawyers he's hired amounting to a "rigged game", Gingrich said . Ruddy told CNN on Tuesday that Mueller and Trump "had a private conversation" and suggested it was "unethical" before the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director was named special counsel.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:23

Under the present circumstances, however, and not without regret, I believe that the same ethics rules the attorney general cited in his Tuesday testimony counsel against Mueller's continuing to serve in the role assigned to him. In Mueller's case, Trump would have to ask Rosenstein to do the firing. The speaker listed the policy issues that congressional Republicans were focused on like a bill on the House floor this week to improve accountability for veterans' health care, telling ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:24

OR has officially become the first state to add a gender-neutral option to driver's licenses. Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles officials say they received little opposition to the change , which they first announced plans to carry out last summer.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:13

Authorities also charged four other men - two Americans and two Canadians - for their roles in the chaotic skirmish. Police said they have been working closely over the past several weeks with the U.S. The daytime brawl outside the Turkish ambassador's residence in the city on May 16 left nine protesters injured and strained U.S. "The police did the best they could under the circumstances", Newsham said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:11

Matt Mika , director of government relations for Tyson Foods , is one of several injured by an IL gunman. Several congressmen came to visit Mika at George Washington University Hospital several hours after the shooting, The Washington Post reported .

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:15

Hearing that the USGA had cut down the fescue on four holes - fourth, 12th, 14th and 18th - McIlroy responded incredulously: "Really?" Easy to get overlooked when you hail from the same nation as Sergio Garcia and Jon Rahm but the likeable Spaniard has the tools to pose a threat.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:11

In the meantime, deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brig. Simultaneously, the Saudi foreign minister tweeted, "Iran must be punished for its interference, support for terrorism in region". "The claim of forming a coalition against Daesh is a lie; of course, Americans are against 'an uncontained Daesh, ' but if anyone would want to truly destroy Daesh, they [Americans] will counter them", he said, using an Arabic acronym for the group.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:48

Beaten candidate Mark Durkan apologised to Mr Hume in an emotional speech but insisted the party still had a future. Emma Little Pengelly looked likely to take the South Belfast seat from Alasdair McDonnell of the nationalist SDLP. The SDLP was in danger of losing all its seats at Westminster, including Margaret Ritchie in South Down, where Sinn Féin's Chris Hazard has mounted a very serious challenge.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:49

Hawaii Sen. J. Kalani English introduced SB 559 , and said in the release that the signing of these two bills allows the state "legal basis" to stay in line with the Paris accord "despite the Federal government's withdrawal". Trump announced the United States' departure from the Paris climate change accord June 1 . And although Trump has said he would "be honored" to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Trump has also sent out some critical tweets about North Korea's recent ballistic ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:02

In the field, the candidate who came nearest to glowing in victory was Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party , whose positive campaign and strength of character came shining through. The Times of London said in an editorial that "the election appears to have been, among other things, a rejection of the vague but harshly worded prospectus for Brexit for which Mrs.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:51

Police arrested 1,500 people nationwide, including more than 1,000 in Moscow, and a handful are being prosecuted for attacking police. Although city authorities had agreed to a location for the Moscow protest, Navalny called for it to be moved to one of Moscow's main thoroughfares.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:48

Also, Puerto Ricans living on the US mainland, who outnumber those on the island, tend to be more in favor of independence but could not cast ballots in the referendum. Opponents of the vote back keeping the status quo. However, the results of these referendums were hardly reliable due to fact that most results favor whichever party was in power.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:19

Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain all cut off diplomatic contact with Qatar on Monday morning, after officially accusing it of "sponsoring terrorism". "We believe that common sense and logic and will convince Qatar to take the right steps", Adel al-Jubeir told reporters in Paris. The worldwide agency Standard and Poors announced Wednesday that it lowered its rating on Qatar's long-term debt to AA-minus because of the country's dispute with its neighbors.

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:38

ISIS extremists have been fighting back against the advancing forces with snipers as well as drones armed with explosives, according to the SDF. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said the SDF now controlled around two-thirds of Al-Meshleb and was some 400 metres (yards) from the neighbouring Al-Senaa district.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:26

Kuwaiti emir Sheikh Sabah al Ahmad al Sabah has said that he has initiated mediation efforts to seek a solution to the regional crisis but the minister said that his country had not yet received any request. Qatar rejected the allegations as baseless and unjustified. "So when the Qatari foreign minister says "listen, we need to engage in dialogue", we have done that for many years - that's just a statement for western consumption".

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:26

Victor charged with leaking US governmen. She has been jailed in neighboring Lincoln County since her arrest, according to a booking report released by the sheriff. The criminal complaint against victor did not link the charge against her with the story, but a senior federal official confirmed to NBC News that victor is the accused leaker of the document published by The Intercept .

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:33

The fraudulent email came through as a gmail.com account, and VR Systems told elections officials that emails from the company "will never come from an '@gmail.com' email address". "I think the important thing for the public is that the story is not directed toward our ability to cast and count ballots". But she cautioned that the attempted hack, while hitting close to home, did not have any impact on the ballot counting or vote tabulating.