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by | June 05, 2017 | 01:43

Both Boris Johnson and Sir Michel Fallon both ruled out tax increases when asked. Some news outlets argued that the controversy had cost May 5 percentage points off her lead. But Wells said such attempts to encourage tactical voting would have little impact because of the collapse in support for smaller parties such as the Liberal Democrats, with most seats a straight race between Conservatives and Labour .

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:14

Police officers stand outside a property in East Ham which has been raided by police, June 4, 2017 in London , England. Police were called at around 10.08pm on Saturday night to reports of a vehicle striking pedestrians on London Bridge.

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:41

In his first public comments on President Donald Trump's move, Tillerson called it a policy decision by the president. Not the first time the United States has walked out of a climate agreement , it helped craft. In hard talks leading up to the December 2015 accord, other countries often yielded to USA positions so that the world's biggest economy wouldn't walk away, as it did from the previous climate deal, the Kyoto Protocol.

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:14

Trump's associates colluded with the Russians. Trump's plan looks to make good on a campaign promise, but is also a clear attempt to offer a distraction - albeit a less controversial one - to what Comey is expected to say when he testifies in an open Senate hearing on Thursday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:32

That means it could take another three-and-half years for the U.S.to formally withdraw, though Trump promised to stop implementation immediately. But he was also breaking from many of America's staunchest allies, who have expressed alarm about the decision.

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:40

The Lions will now face the Blues on Wednesday in Auckland, as the New Zealand tour cranks through the levels - but Laidlaw has insisted Warren Gatland's side can quickly hit their stride after a poor start. Lions captain Sam Warburton admitted the Barbarians had exposed areas the Lions needed to address in the countdown to the first Test against the All Blacks on June 21.

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:11

Jordan's King Abdallah II stands at right. Trump's Riyadh visit kicks off his first presidential trip overseas, with Saudi Arabia the first stop on a nine-day journey through the Middle East and Europe. - He focused on the financing of extremist groups, and announced plans for a US-Gulf agreement to "prevent the financing of terrorism called the Terrorist Financing Targeting Center, co-chaired by the United States and Saudi Arabia ".

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:17

Rowley said police were making significant progress in identifying the three attackers, but gave no details. Authorities on Sunday morning made a dozen arrests in connection with the bloodshed in a Barking, east London raid, Metropolitan police said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:54

Both America's Cup Challenger Playoffs semi-finals will be decided by a first to five points race format, with the winners of each Semi-Final then facing each other in the finals of the Challenger Playoffs. Spithill said he didn't even know if he'd make it to the start line after the rudder mishap. "We know we are vulnerable in the very light winds but it is forecast to get more dramatic and anything can happen".

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:01

However, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed that a Canadian is among the dead. The assault ended when police officers shot them dead a few hundred yards from where it started. Khan also stated that London would not be cowered by terrorism , telling the city that the threat level remains at severe. The attack had harrowing echoes of the one on London's Westminster Bridge in March, when British Muslim convert Khalid Masood rammed his auto into pedestrians before crashing into ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:37

In an interview with NBC News' Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly , a preview of which was released to media, Putin said U.S. hackers could have made it look like Russian Federation was responsible for political reasons. Putin repeated calls for bolstering the country's business climate and cleaning up the judiciary, but critics say the Kremlin leader has failed to make good in the past on pledges to make serious changes.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:56

Police believe all the attackers have been killed, but say the investigation is ongoing. The London Ambulance Service said 48 people had been taken to five hospitals across the capital and a number of others had been treated at the scene for minor injuries.

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:08

But India were triumphant at Edgbaston on the way to winning the last edition in 2013, beating Pakistan by eight wickets in a rain-affected match. "It is a good pitch and won't change much". Under this 11 Players Set up for Today Match at Edgbaston, Birmingham for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Match 4.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:58

President Trump added. "We grieve with you". "If we truly want to give meaning to the sacrifice of those who gave all on our behalf, each of us will leave here today determined to find, in some small way, a method of serving our nation and our communities in their honor", he said .

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:05

Ariana Grande is scheduled to take the stage again Sunday in Manchester, England, for a star-studded benefit concert to help victims of a suicide bombing that struck her last concert and killed 22 people . Greater Manchester Police Chief Superintendent Stuart Ellison said there would be a "significant number of officers" at the venue and had encouraged people to leave bags at home.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:47

India's Prime Minister and the new French President have said they will co-operate in the fight against climate change , after meeting for the first time in Russian Federation. "France will stand by India in the fight against terrorism". France is also a key partner in India's development initiatives in areas like defence, space, nuclear and renewable energy, urban development and railways.

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:14

He reiterated Pakistan's stance that terrorism is a global menace and as a common challenge it needs to be tackled with collective effort and cooperation. "There is - to be frank - far too much tolerance of extremism in our country", she said after chairing a meeting of the Cobra emergency committee. Trump was presumably responding to a statement issued by the mayor earlier on Sunday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:24

Former business secretary Sir Vince Cable, who is standing in Twickenham, said: "Public sector workers are facing a double blow at the hands of this Conservative government, with years of pitiful increases to pay combined with a Brexit squeeze caused by soaring inflation".

by | June 05, 2017 | 02:01

He emphasized that these changes would have "destructive impacts" on developing countries, especially in West Asia, including excessive rise in temperature, vast economic and social damage, drought, dust storm, newly-emerging diseases, displacement and immigration.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:49

Mrs May was first up for a grilling, being forced to defend her record as Home Secretary and Prime Minister after being accused by voter Abigail Eatock of "broken promises and backtracking" - over deciding to call an early election and her social care plans - within minutes of the show starting.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:26

Some suffered life-threatening injuries. Ariana Grande is scheduled to return to the stage Sunday in Manchester, England, for a concert to raise money for victims of a suicide bombing that struck at the end of her last show almost two weeks ago.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:08

He said May and Corbyn "will both say they are not playing politics with this, but they both are". A photo posted by a Twitter user named Brad Myers shows bystanders staring down the bridge at the aftermath of the attack, and what appears to be injured people can be seen laying on the ground in the background.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:17

The term pariah state given by the Irish ex-president and former United Nations special envoy for climate change , Mary Robinson, summarizes in a great extent the world condemnation of the USA government " s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change .

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:09

British Prime Minister Theresa May said: "It's time to say enough is enough". The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the Manchester bombing, but there was no immediate claim of responsibility for the London attack , which the prime minister linked to Islamic extremism.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:49

The US president also used the London attacks to promote and urge for support to his proposed travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries. Hedge was one of two Australian victims to be " directly affected " when three men attacked bystanders apparently at random with a transit van and then with knives.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:51

A van plowed into pedestrians on London Bridge and two people were stabbed at a nearby cafe Saturday night, in what London police called "terrorist incidents". The Prime Minister paid a private visit to King's College Hospital in south London - which has been caring for 14 patients - to meet some of the victims and staff who have been treating them.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:21

In a picture he took, a man wearing combat pants, with a shaved head and what looked like a belt with canisters attached to it could be seen on the ground with two more bodies behind him. Police officers yelled at people to run from the area, and blasts were heard as officers performed a series of controlled explosions. "Searches of a number of addresses in Barking are continuing", the statement said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:08

The general election will go ahead as planned on Thursday. NHS England has said 21 people are in a critical condition following Saturday night's terror attack in Central London . The area around the bridge is now blocked off, and the London Bridge Tube station is closed. A witness on the bridge told CNN the van mowed down pedestrians as it sped south across the bridge, leaving bodies lying in the roadway.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:45

The lead of May's Conservative Party was down from seven percentage points in the last comparable YouGov poll published on May 27. According to the poll, carried out online between May 31 and June 2 among 2,038 people, the Tories are now up one point on 47 percent and Labour , also up one point, on 35 percent.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:43

Petersburg , Russia . He blamed the Democrats for the failure to acknowledge their mistakes in the campaign, and "taking internal United States political squabbles into the global arena". "It's easier to say we are not guilty, the Russians are guilty..." He even tried to calm an inquisitive Kelly by asking: "Isn't there a pill they can give you?" Russian President Vladimir Putin says it is possible that American hackers were responsible for interference with the 2016 US presidential ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:13

Carlos' wife knew upon seeing closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage broadcast in the news, but was afraid to contact the police, police said. "It's not the soldiers of khilafah [caliphate] because they don't want to be foolish in the media briefing earlier this morning [Friday, June 2]".

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:26

Modi said, "India and France enjoy deep-rooted ties". The US president's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord has drawn angry reactions from inside and outside the United States. On his part, Macron said he wants to restate France's full commitment to the fight against climate warming. The Indian PM added that two talks were aimed at boost a wide range of relations in terms of technology, innovation and investment and energy.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:58

May indicated to the American president that "the United Kingdom remained committed to the Paris agreement , as she set out recently at the G7". Countries will meet next year for the first time since the pact was signed to review the overall impact of their efforts on the 2 C target.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:37

Tuesday, they received a report that there was an armed man at the airport. Authorities said earlier that no shots had been fired. Orlando International Airport first released information of the incident at 8:21 p.m. This video from a passenger shows police officers taking cover inside the airport. A crisis negotiator spent almost 3 hours talking to the man, identified as 26 year old Michael Wayne Pettigrew, before he surrendered to police without incident.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:14

A British Transport Police officer and an off-duty Met Police official were among those seriously hurt, according to the Met Police statement, but are expected to survive. and then I froze and I didn't know what to do". Bartender Alex Martinez said he hid in a garbage bin for a half hour when a man stormed the restaurant where he worked, which was almost full.