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by | June 10, 2017 | 10:41

The tweet from Trump about Comey claiming total vindication was a milestone for the president in one way: It ended Trump's second-longest tweet drought since he became a presidential candidate, falling just three minutes shy of the all-time mark .

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:36

Dubai: Bahrain Thursday followed the United Arab Emirates in announcing that expressing sympathy for Qatar over sanctions imposed by its Gulf neighbors was an offense punishable by a lengthy jail term. Chiradeep Ghosh, banking analyst at SICO Bahrain, estimated the Saudi banking sector's total exposure to Qatar, including loans and customer and interbank deposits, totalled up to $30 billion.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:38

A weak pound can make shares of multinational companies listed on the FTSE 100 more attractive, as it can help boost their sales by easing selling prices. "We noted that maximum chaos would be if the Conservatives are only able to get somewhere between 290 to 325 seats; it's the grey area where it's not enough for a Conservative majority, but also potentially not enough to see a stable Labour-led coalition being formed quickly".

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:38

The court's decision is key to deciding the political future of Brazil where the prospect of having a second president ousted in one year has generated uncertainty and weakened the Brazilian currency, stocks and bonds in recent days. Cunha succeeded him, serving until May 2016 when Brazil's Supreme Court forced him out of the post on allegations he obstructed a corruption investigation.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:36

Australian media reported that she was from Loxton in southern Australia. Identities of the London Bridge attack victims have continued to emerge, as police recovered a body from the Thames while searching for a French tourist missing since Saturday night.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:36

Turkey signed a troop deployment deal with Qatar in April 2016 and now Parliament has given approval for immediate deployment of Turkish troops inside Qatari soil. "The sides are becoming clear in the region". Lawmakers and the State Department were swift to verbally condemn Turkey , but the nation's embassy blamed the incident on the protesters, whom it claimed were "aggressively provoking" Turkish-American citizens who had gathered to greet Erdogan as he arrived.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:27

But, arriving at Roland Garros high on confidence after having beaten Agnieszka Radwanska and Dominika Cibulkova on clay this year, she held her nerve to close out the match in a final game that featured five deuce points. "I won for the second time, if I can say". "The motivation that I had today was awesome, and I really didn't want to lose". Kerber's strokes were off against Makarova, who has reached two major semifinals but never been past the fourth round in Paris .

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:23

In a sign of support for Doha , Turkey's parliament on Wednesday approved an agreement to expand the number of troops deployed to a Turkish base in Qatar . "Taliban representation here is done in coordination with the Americans", he told AFP . "The aim as I see it is to straighten an evil that has targeted the region", Anwar Gargash, United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs, tweeted.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:15

I will fast to bring about peace", he said. Several Indian states, including Madhya Pradesh , are adopting a model land leasing law aimed at giving tenant farmers greater access to benefits such as credit, but the move is opposed by landowners who say it jeopardises their rights.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:15

Big Brother then told Tom that he had to give both housemates the reasons why they had not been saved. The posh blonde hugged everyone before she left, leaving daughter Charlotte in floods of tears. Emma asks Mandy about her sex tape and Mandy reveals she was happy that it came out as she now won't be seen as a typical housemate and that "people write women off after a certain age".

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:09

Eight people were killed and 48 others injured after they drove a van into crowds on London Bridge and then attacked people at random in bars and restaurants in Borough Market armed with 12-inch knives. Two men were arrested in Ireland yesterday in connection with one of the attackers , Rachid Redouane , who lived in the Rathmines area of Dublin for a period in 2012.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:07

Kuwait's emir is working to mediate the Gulf crisis around Qatar , which is home to a major US military base and the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. "We are willing to sit and talk", he said on Tuesday in an interview with CNN , adding that the "progressive and modern" country believes in diplomacy and promoting peace in the Middle East.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:04

Norges Bank acquired a new stake in Kinder Morgan during the fourth quarter worth approximately $365,669,000. Finally, Parsons Capital Management Inc. 05/15/2017 - Kinder Morgan, Inc. had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Wells Fargo. KMI has been the topic of several research analyst reports.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:04

May called the snap election because she was hoping to increase the Conservative Party's margin in Parliament before heading into Brexit talks with the European Union . "I would have thought that's enough to go." - main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn . Former UK Independence Party (Ukip) leader Nigel Farage has voiced alarm that the process is "in jeopardy".

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:03

Sheikh Mohammed said the blockade of Qatar broke global law and described the severing of land, air and sea links to his country as "collective punishment". Gregory Gause, a professor at Texas A&M and an expert on the Gulf region, spoke to NPR on Tuesday about the diplomatic rift. He admitted that the Emir of Qatar needs to do more to limit terrorist funding but said he has made progress.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:05

Security forces said the attacker managed to hid the explosive under her full-body veil. ISIS is about to lose Mosul , the de-facto capital of the terrorist organization in Iraq , to a US-backed Iraqi offensive launched eight months ago.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:56

Trump and Merkel "get along very well", Spicer said . He has a lot of respect for her. "I think the relationship that the president has had with Merkel, he would describe as fairly unbelievable", Spicer said when asked about the relationship between the US and Germany.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:55

A Malaysian Airlines plane was forced to return to Melbourne after a man attempted to break into the cockpit, claiming he had a bomb . The passengers and crew managed to tie the man's hands with seatbelts and subdue him until the plane landed back in Melbourne .

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:57

Though the woman, who Khayre had lured to the address by booking her services through an escort agency, was threatened and held against her will, Mr Ashton said police were investigating the possibility that the gunman's real target was the police he shot at.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:52

A 27-year-old was arrested on suspicion of the preparation of terrorist acts and a 33-year-old was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply controlled drugs, police said. The first 999 call to police was at 10.08pm, with police having shot them dead eight minutes later. A total of 17 people have been arrested as part of the investigation.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:52

Allen said she couldn't see May hanging on for "more than six months". The DUP declined to comment. A hung parliament occurs when no party manages to secure the 326-seat majority needed to form a government. Samuel Tombs, analyst at Pantheon Macroeconomics, says the pound could drop further, to $1.2600, where it was trading before May announced the election in April.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:50

Varadkar said he was "aware of the enormous challenges ahead". He beat his rival, housing minister Simon Coveney, with 60% of the votes, and will take over from former Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny in the coming weeks. Mr Varadkar had already received the publicly declared support of nearly two-thirds of the parliamentary party, who account for 65 percent of the vote, meaning his defeat among ordinary members was unlikely to change the expected outcome.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:49

Eric Soufer , the director of communications for Schneiderman, said, "I can confirm that our office is looking into issues at the Eric Trump Foundation raised by the Forbes report". Charities can not legally funnel tax-free donations to benefit for-profit companies. "During the past decade, the Eric Trump Foundation has raised over $16.3 million for St.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:46

President Donald Trump said fired FBI Director James Comey lied in his Senate testimony and that he would be willing to testify under oath that he didn't demand a pledge of personal loyalty from Comey . Trump wrote at 6:10 a.m. Media captionWho is behind the projections on the Trump Hotel? Comey's one-on-one discussions with Trump were the focal point of his testimony Thursday before the U.S.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:46

What can not easily be delayed, however, is the date of Britain's departure from the European Union, which is due to take place exactly two years after the triggering of the Article 50 Brexit process on March 29 2019, whether or not a withdrawal deal has been reached.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:45

Trump was quick to slam Clinton for her comments. "The overriding issue that affected the election that I had any control over-because I had no control over the Russians-was the way of the use of my email account was turned into the greatest scandal since Lord knows when", she said .

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:35

The second use of the F-word came right thereafter: "Fundamentally, if we are not helping people, we should go the fuck home". Gillibrand was first elected to the Senate in 2010 to replace Hillary Clinton when the latter became secretary of state.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:34

Qatar hosts the largest US military base in the entire Middle East, housing 11,000 American troops. Tillerson, who has been tapped by President Donald Trump to help mediate the crisis, also faulted Qatar for allowing funds to flow to extremist groups, echoing the complaint that Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , Egypt and the United Arab Emirates have cited in cutting off ties to Qatar.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:29

It may well be able to form a minority government in the coming days and weeks, but the prime minister's ability to cling to the keys of Number 10 Downing Street is very much in doubt, and her stated goal of unifying the country behind her ahead of the upcoming Brexit negotiations with European Union leaders is utterly out of reach.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:30

Lack of a majority can inhibit the government from passing legislation, and the party with the most seats often has to cobble a coalition to enact laws. Before the election the Conservatives had 330 seats and Labour 229. If she has failed, she could face pressure to resign. But, in order to avoid delays, it is widely expected the Conservatives will look to the Democratic Unionist Party to establish an informal coalition.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:23

Daniel Kawczynski: Well, I wouldn't describe it as " weak and wobbly ". May also promised that her government will "keep our nation safe and secure", after recent attacks in London and Manchester, by "cracking down on the ideology of Islamist extremism and all those who support it and giving the police and the authorities the powers they need to keep our country safe".

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:22

Trump's tweet read: "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication ... and WOW, Comey is a leaker". Trump's defense, from both his lawyer and fellow Republicans, amounted to making him out to be some kind of Greek-letter organization pledge, who was "naive" but also crushing on a dictator like, so hard.

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:23

Asked if he would make that denial under oath, he said: "100 percent". Comey said he was aware the president tweeted Comey "had better hope" there were no tapes of his conversations with Comey. John Malcolm, a deputy assistant attorney general during the George W. Bush presidency, said there could be an argument that Trump's actions, as described by Comey, were an "implied threat".

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:20

The parents of 25-year-old Reality Winner fear prosecutors will use the case to send a tough message from the Trump administration. A USA intelligence contractor pleaded not guilty on Thursday to a charge of leaking a classified report on Russian election interference to a media outlet, CNN reported .

by | June 10, 2017 | 09:15

A judge has denied a request for a not-guilty verdict by an attorney for a MA woman charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly convincing her boyfriend to kill himself through a series of text messages. But she told him to get back into the vehicle, documents show. Roy: I still haven't left yet, ha ha Carter: Why? I heard moaning. I stayed on the phone for like 20 minutes and that's all I heard.