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by | May 31, 2017 | 18:59

The veteran left-winger's decision to attend reflects a growing confidence in the Labour camp, buoyed by the latest YouGov poll that suggested the United Kingdom could be heading for a hung parliament on 9 June, with the Tories falling short of an overall majority.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:55

Both leaders declared they would secure a good deal, without going into specifics on issues that the European Union has already taken a position on. "He is not prepared to take a single hard decision for the good of our economy". "We will make sure there is a deal". And when he was challenged over why some of his "core beliefs" - such as nationalising banks - did not feature in the Labour manifesto, he said: "I'm not a dictator who writes things to tell people what to do".

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:15

Authorities say officers acted on a tip about 1:50 a.m. and saw the weapon in plain view in the vehicle, which had been turned in to a hotel valet by the driver. A hotel spokeswoman identified the person arrested as a guest who was "behaving suspiciously". It is unknown at this time if Moles was planning any sort of violent act, though police did say that Moles made threatening remarks.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:33

The report , citing a single unnamed source, says that a December meeting between Kushner and Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak - a meeting that Kushner didn't disclose on his security clearance application - "focused on Syria". Trump semi-regularly retweets items from FOX News and promotes shows from the network. "It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media", he tweeted .

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:32

A simulated attack intercontinental ballistic missile was sacked from a tiny island in the Pacific. The United States has 26 interceptors based at Fort Greely in Alaska and four at Vandenberg Air Force Base. ambassador to the United Nations said the Trump administration believed Beijing was using back channels with North Korea in an attempt to get it to stop missile and nuclear tests.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:36

President Emmanuel Macron has warned that France would respond immediately to any use of chemical weapons in Syria. After describing dialogue with Russia as essential to solving a number of problems, Macron also said that he had been frank about the need for Putin to stop the brutal treatment of members of the LGBT community in the Russian republic of Chechnya.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:23

In confirming his early departure, Dubke told Politico the reasons were "personal", but showered praise on his fellow White House staffers and his time working for Trump. He is reportedly preparing to bring in new aides to the White House , and has entertained formally bringing back his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, and former deputy campaign manager, David Bossie.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:47

The Republican president returned on Saturday to the White House after a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe to face more questions about alleged communications between Jared Kushner and Russia's ambassador to Washington . Spicer responded: "I'm not going to get into it". We should point out that this back channel communication never actually was set up, but the conversation about it raises a lot of questions.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:13

Police said 23 people were injured, including an 18-year-old from MI who died. "Multiple people injured. Notify everyone". In previous arrests, he told authorities he believed he was being harassed and followed, one of the police officials said .

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:10

Visit Official Website of Bihar Board BSEB . The toppers' scam previous year blew the lid off the rampant racket and the board had to cancel the affiliations of 200 Intermediate colleges/schools out of the 212 educational institutions that came under the scanner.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:32

The Democratic Bay State senator called it "absolutely critical" to take "whatever steps that the Department of Homeland Security recommends in order to protect us on planes". The move was made based on intelligence suggesting ISIL is plotting to down passenger aircraft using bombs concealed in electronic devices. Later reports said an Israeli intelligence asset embedded in the terrorist group had provided the tip-off about the planned attack, and that Trump's information-sharing possibly ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:12

The Pentagon insists the long-planned test of its ground-based interceptor system is not exclusively about North Korea , and the test is aimed at being able to challenge any threatening ICBM, including possibly from Iran in the future. John McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said in an interview Sunday that it would not be acceptable for North Korea to acquire an intercontinental ballistic missile, saying the U.S.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:24

With just over a week to go until the General Election on June 8 , Theresa May appears to have resorted to imagery in an attempt to win votes. In the only only televised appearance of the election campaign involving the two main party leaders, Labour leader Corbyn, faced tough questioning over his past alliances, with questions over his meetings with Hamas officials and his refusal to condemn the IRA cropping up.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:29

It tweeted: "There has been a shooting at Kingdom School in Riyadh, shooter still at school". Meanwhile, the US mission in Saudi Arabia in its official Twitter account warned its citizens to avoid the area around the Kingdom School in Riyadh.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:59

A ground-based interceptor missile fired from Vandenberg Air Force Base in southern California smashed into and destroyed a target launched from the Marshall Islands , the Missile Defense Agency announced today. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed action along with other nations to deter Pyongyang's repeated provocations. During the May 9 presidential election, Moon postured as a critic of the THAAD installation but stopped short of pledging to remove it.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:21

At first, details were scant. The Portland , Ore., man accused of killing two men after they stood up to him as he shouted anti-Muslim hate speech was arraigned today, and he took the occasion to protest the proceedings in court today.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:57

The Speaker reiterated that unless Congress seeks to revoke the President's declaration of martial law, there is no need for the House and the Senate to hold a joint session. The last president to declare martial law was Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who did so in Maguindanao province on December 4, 2009 in the aftermath of the Ampatuan massacre.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:30

The interceptor was launched from a silo at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California and hit the test missile fired from Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific, the Defense Missile Agency said. "That's the reason we conduct them", said Pentagon spokesman Captain Jeff Davis to Reuters . It came a day after North Korea test-fired yet another ballistic missile, the latest in a series of launches that have ratcheted up tensions over Pyongyang's quest to develop weapons capable of hitting the United ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:23

The G-7 statement said the U.S. Citing a senior White House official, ABC said the administration is working on how to roll out the decision. The move, if confirmed, comes despite the urging of European leaders at the G-7 summit last week in meetings with Trump not to abandon the accord.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:30

British Prime Minister Theresa May raised concerns with Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, telling him intelligence shared between their two countries had to remain secure, in a rare public show of dissatisfaction with Britain's closest security ally.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:47

The bomb was detonated near Zanbaq Square outside the Green Zone, according to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission, which adds that Afghan security forces kept the vehicle bomb from entering the Green Zone, "but the explosion caused civilian casualties in the vicinity".

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:38

The interviewer wrote that Christian became loud and animated when talking about what he believed to be the suppression of free speech. If you want to know what hate looks like, Portland police said look no further than the face of the suspect in Friday's deadly train attack .

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:13

Trump's tweet showed the deterioration of links with a key North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, yet his timing also highlighted Germany's web of relations with worldwide partners who broadly share Merkel's free-trade outlook and conviction on combating climate change.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:30

And on Thursday evening, the Democratic National Committee called for Kushner's security clearance to be suspended. But Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, a Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, said Kushner should not be in possession of security clearance while the investigation was underway.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:32

Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director, as well as rollout plans for policy and other initiatives. Dubke was the rare Trump newcomer in a White House in which personal relationships and proximity to the president is the currency.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:56

Donald Trump continued to distance himself from fellow world leaders over climate change at the G-7 summit, and said he'll determine next week whether to pull the US out of the landmark Paris climate accord. Under Trump, who once called climate change a "hoax", Washington has resisted intense pressure from its partners to commit to respecting the global accord.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:17

Among those said to be in line for White House jobs are Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie, political veterans who worked as senior officials during Trump's campaign but did not join the administration. Spicer referenced comments by Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster , who said having a backchannel with other countries is not necessarily inappropriate.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:19

This means working in friendship with the USA, the United Kingdom and neighborly relations with Russian Federation and other partners'". "We Europeans must really take our destiny into our own hands", she said. "He said his dad is from Germany". "And above all else, we must not submit to Trump's arms-race logic". "The short-sighted policies of the American government stand against the interests of the European Union ", German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said in Berlin , adding, " ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:05

A police spokesman told the news agency that it was a vehicle bombing incident, but some reports suggested that the blast was caused by explosives concealed in a water tanker. "We are constantly in touch with Afghan Health Ministry and Health Ministry there to know the status of injured people", said Krishna Hari Pushkar, Minister (Economic) in the Embassy.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:35

Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into the southe. Snipers fired on Friday afternoon at about 100 troops who were marching single-file uphill through one district of Marawi that the militants had previously controlled, according to journalists accompanying the soldiers.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:05

All of the buildings and offices were broken, the windows were blown out. - June 20: Fourteen Nepalese security guards employed by Western embassies are killed on the outskirts of Kabul , in a Taliban assault. At least 80 people have been killed in a huge blast in the highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul . Kawasi said the wounded were admitted to different Kabul hospitals.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:35

Some viewers said the 13 new episodes were striking a nerve rather than providing light relief. Did it sometimes feel like reality is getting too insane for even "House of Cards"? Unfortunately for " House of Cards ", it chose to carry its election through most of the new season - its first without creator Beau Willimon - requiring its audience to wade through yet another exhausting and wholly convoluted contest for the presidency.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:26

Trade was a big topic, with Cohn saying the United States' guiding principle will be "we will treat you the way you treat us", suggesting that retaliatory tariffs could be imposed. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that numerous leaks from the White House were "fake news", following reports his son-in-law tried to set up a secret channel of communications with Moscow before Trump took office.

by | May 31, 2017 | 16:57

Troopers also investigated two boating fatalities, compared with zero boating fatalities for the previous year's holiday period. That's up from the six people who were killed in five crashes in 2016. Cpl. Jess Thornton says three drivers and one passenger were killed on roads in Baldwin, Conecuh, Jefferson and Tuscaloosa counties. Troopers say all three were wearing seat belts.

by | May 31, 2017 | 17:10

Police say the shooting happened at the Nissan of Greenville dealership off of I-30 around 7:20 p.m. According to reports from the dealership, two men came into the dealership identifying themselves as Federal agents. Kathy Lucas with the Greenville PD says no officers were involved in the shooting or were injured. Three men have been found shot to death at an East Texas vehicle dealership.