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by | June 19, 2017 | 05:33

She has 10 days to come up with a strategy that will satisfy enough supporters of hard and soft Brexit alike or she will face a leadership challenge, a former minister told The Sunday Times. She promised residents would be rehoused within three weeks, and rejected accusations that the government failed to act on recommendations to tighten fire regulations after a fatal block fire in London in 2009.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:25

Many new jobs, high business enthusiasm, . Trump also crowed about the latest Rasmussen Reports' daily presidential poll , which puts his approval at 50 percent - although competing polls put his disapproval rating at an all-time high.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:17

He accused former FBI Director of manipulating the Russian Federation probe in order to effectuate the appointment of a special counsel, and he called on Congress to dismiss the special counsel altogether. Initially, Comey was the subject of much of their derision. But if he tries to sack the special counsel, he will be making a bet that the country is too weak and disoriented to stand together behind its constitutional structure of law - which, really, would be the saddest outcome of all.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:14

The crew fought to keep the vessel from foundering or sinking so they could make it back to base. These parts of the ship were flooded, said the leadership of the fleet. It was carrying 1,080 containers from the port of Nagoya to Tokyo. The 29,000-ton Philippine ship is 222 meters long, while the 8,315-ton Navy destroyer is 154 meters long.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:13

Having begun the campaign as underdog, but by then already front-runner for the presidency, he was repeatedly asked on morning radio shows how he could possibly govern without a party and a parliament majority. At the end of the afternoon, turnout stood at only 35 percent - below last week's record low. Just months ago, Macron was given little chance of becoming president, never mind dominating parliament, but he and the movement he founded 16 months ago have tapped into widespread desire ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:13

FILE - In this Sunday, June 11, 2017 file photo, people walk in a polling station before casting their ballots in the first round of parliamentary elections, in Lyon, central France. The Socialist party was the biggest loser, expecting to shed more than 200 seats and hold only around 34 seats - again, better than forecast, but still a drubbing.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:06

The former prime minister is credited with playing a key role in the successful campaign to keep Scotland in the Union in 2014 as the author of "the vow" - a commitment that Scotland would get more powers if it rejected independence that was signed by the leaders of the three main unionist parties.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:02

Mr Trump was not under investigation before Mr Comey's firing , but reportedly is now facing scrutiny for obstruction of justice over the circumstances surrounding the ex-FBI chief's sacking, according to USA media. "That's undemocratic on its face and a blatant violation of the president's oath of office". Under oath before Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey admitted he himself leaked the memo to the press through friend and Columbia University law professor Daniel Richman ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:04

Conte is also yet to sign a contract extension until 2021 - a deal which will make him the highest-paid manager in the Blues' history. The Italian believes that Chelsea will need to significantly strengthen if they are to defend their league title and, more importantly, challenge in the Champions League.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:03

The Trump International Hotel which opened a year ago generated almost $20 million in revenue for President Donald Trump according to his latest financial disclosure, released by the U.S. While his initial report showed royalties totaling, at a maximum, just more than $165,000, that maximum total increased to more than $6.16 million in last year's filing and more than $7.06 million in Friday's edition.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:01

Grenfell Tower was home to around 600 people and whole families remain missing after the fire , which forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children to safety. One woman told me she had escaped in only her top and underwear. Mr Khan also said an inquiry should be properly resourced so it can get the full truth about the fire as quickly as possible.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:00

The Senate passed by a vote of 97-2 a measure to toughen sanctions on Russian Federation, a rare bipartisan move meant to respond to various aggressions by Russian Federation against the U.S. - Allow broad new sanctions on key sectors of Russia's economy, including mining, metals, shipping and railways . The Senate voted 98 to 2, today, to pass the underlying Iran sanctions legislation as amended.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:57

Reports said at least five militants of both Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen appeared in the funeral of slain district commander Junaid Mattoo in Khudwani village and offered a gun salute. All shops, business establishments, petrol pumps and educational institutions in Srinagar and other parts of the Valley remained closed while public transport was off the roads in response to the shutdown called by separatist leaders against killing of civilians by security personnel.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:00

The European Parliament representative increased the pressure on the United Kingdom government to make clear their stance on the Brexit issue before commencing the negotiations over its exit from the European Union. May faces a hard balancing act. He wouldn't be drawn on whether he supported Britain's continued membership in the single market and said May's minority government will negotiate in a "pragmatic" manner, striving for a solution that works for both sides.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:54

Russia's president was in the $750 million new stadium in his native St. Petersburg to see forward Fyodor Smolov's 69th minute goal add to an own goal by New Zealand defender Michael Boxall in the 31st. In the only match played Saturday, Smolov took his chance to shine. The FIFA president will attend the official opening ceremony, which is scheduled to begin at 16:00 local time (1 p.m.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:54

Earlier the police figured the death toll at 30. He asked anyone who was in the tower and survived to contact police immediately. "People raised these concerns, people were expressing issues regarding the safety and risky living conditions", says Lancaster West Residents Association chairwoman Olesea Matcovschi.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:50

The officials said investigators don't know what the list of names means, but members of Congress have been briefed. Investigators have not determined the goal of the list and they are still trying to determine its meaning. Hodgkinson was very anti-Republican and anti-President Donald Trump. "If he would have gave us some kind of indication that he was mental, that he was out there target practicing for some other reason, we would have looked further", says Sheriff Rick Watson with the ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:48

More than 300 people, including 59 soldiers and policemen, have been killed since the fightings broke out nearly four weeks ago, according to the military. "There is the vice president who will take over". He declared martial law in the southern region of Mindanao to boost the offensive against the militants.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:41

The accusation comes in the wake of Otto Warmbier , a USA citizen, being freed from North Korea after being held captive for over a year. The spokesperson even made a push to get the United Nations to consider moving its headquarters from NY, saying, "The global community needs to seriously reconsider whether or not NY, where such an outrageous mugging is rampant, is fit to serve as the venue for worldwide meetings".

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:33

As many as 500 gathered at the building, forcing May to run to her auto under police guard as she left the building, with echoes of " coward " being hurled in her direction. Choucair told Reuters residents had concerns about the safety of the building and she was angry about what has happened. On Saturday afternoon 58 people were confirmed to be missing, presumed dead.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:31

Then on the stroke of half-time, Vargas thought he had given Chile the lead when he scored but the goal was ruled out by the video assistant referee (VAR) for offside. Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez has missed the starting XI for Chile's first game of their Confederations Cup campaign after suffering an ankle injury in training.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:33

Local authorities have warned that the death toll is certain to rise and that some of the victims may never be identified. He asked anyone who was in the tower and survived to contact police immediately. The tragedy has provoked a huge response from nearby communities. British officials have ordered a review of other buildings that have had similar renovations.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:28

The firearms recovered after a gunman opened fire on a Republican congressional baseball practice and injured five people in Alexandria, Virginia, appear to have been purchased legally, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other authorities said Thursday.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:30

The fire , which started just before 1:00am on Wednesday, surprised many as they slept and the speed with which it spread shocked fire experts. Hundreds of people marched from Kensington town hall toward the gutted tower on Friday evening, some brandishing Socialist Worker Party placards emblazoned with slogans including "Defy Tory Rule" and "no justice, no peace".

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:28

Jurors have started testing the patience of the judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial. A sliver of Gianna Constand's testimony that the jury had just heard. And, please, to the supporters, stay calm. The case has already helped demolish his image as America's Dad, cultivated during his eight-year run as kindly Dr.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:27

The fire at the 24-story public housing project broke out early Wednesday. There is simmering anger in the multi-ethnic Kensington area hit by the blaze, and public fury has been directed at senior government figures, including Prime Minister Theresa May , when they visited the stricken area.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:26

A video on YouTube that purports to be the fight shows Hague lying still on his back on the canvas after taking a punch to his head from Braidwood. We'll continue to update the story as concrete details are released. He was then immediately rushed to a nearby hospital and required emergency surgery to relieve pressure from a brain bleed. "He was surrounded by family, listening to his favorite songs.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:22

In a Sunday tweet, Trump mischaracterized Khan's remarks by suggesting the mayor had said there was " no reason to be alarmed " about the attack itself. Prime Minister Theresa May has faced criticism from Labour and from within her own ranks about her early visit to Washington to meet with the President just days after his inauguration in January, and her invitation of a state visit.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:23

She lauded him for winning a "clear parliamentary majority" in elections Sunday, government spokesman Steffen Seibert said. Ms Le Pen was easily defeated by Mr Macron in the May 7 presidential vote. Polls before the vote showed Macron on course to win the biggest parliamentary majority since de Gaulle's own conservatives in 1968. As of late Sunday evening there were 156 women lawmakers elected to France's National Assembly , already more than ever before, and with 148 seats as yet ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:21

Portugal will play Mexico in the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match scheduled for Sunda. Portugal is making its debut in the Confederations Cup, while Mexico is playing in the intercontinental competition for the seventh time.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:22

Avocado prices have surged in recent months , owing to a diminished avocado crop in California and Mexico and increased demand for avocados worldwide. However, they believe the three suspects had been selling the avocados at around $20-$30 a box, way below the market price. Those who bought the avocados "thought they were paying Mission Produce for the fruit", county detectives told the Star.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:16

G7 environment chiefs met in Italy yesterday for talks set to be dominated by the rift caused by the United States' withdrawal from the Paris climate change accord. "International agreements aside, we remain committed to creating a better environment". He left the G7 environment ministers meeting after only a few hours, said Ms.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:15

Two other top figures, Islamic State spokesman Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, and Abu Ali al-Anbari, the extremist group's leading finance official, were killed in 2016. It said the IS leaders were discussing the group's withdrawal from Raqqa, with the military planning the airstrike after hearing that the leadership would be meeting.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:13

He added that no such reason now exists. ( Trump has "no intention" of firing Mueller, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said last night). During his confirmation hearing in January, Sessions said he had not met with any Russians during the campaign. The topic of both hearings is the Justice Department's budget.

by | June 19, 2017 | 04:16

In his latest tweets this morning, the president called the investigation a "witch hunt" and appeared to call out Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Since Rosenstein recommended the firing, he could be a witness in the case and ethically obligated to recuse himself . And although he later casually revealed that he meant to terminate Comey anyway, the memo's existence at least functioned as a semi-plausible explanation for the firing other than "He was investigating Russian ...