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Deal with Sinn Fein 'very much doable', says DUP's Arlene Foster


She said she assumed that the talks would proceed despite the setback for Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives in the June 8 parliamentary election, in which her party lost its governing majority. But Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain's main opposition, said his Labour Party would not support May's Queen's Speech in the lower house of parliament to try to force her out of power through a vote of no confidence. Read More »

US Baseball Attack Elevates Partisan Politics to National Security Threat

Pence, a former House leader, visited his former colleague just a day after a gunman opened fire at the Virginia field where Republicans were practicing baseball in advance of the annual congressional game. under President Donald Trump . "Steve in his own way may have brought some unity to our long-divided country", Mr Trump added. But at a news conference, Pelosi bristled at comments made by a few Republicans and conservative activists in the aftermath of the shooting who ... Read More »

Clarksville Residents Remember Pulse Nightclub Victims On Anniversary


Monday marked the anniversary of the shooting on June 12, 2016. She plans to build a memorial at the site of the nightclub, which has been closed since the tragedy. What started as a fun night of dancing turned into a unthinkable nightmare, when gunman Omar Mateen entered the gay night club- pledged allegiance to ISIS- and opened fire. Read More »

GOP Lawmaker Scalise Still Critical Though Doctors `Encouraged'

Jack Sava said Friday. James Hodgkinson , who has been identified as the shooter of Steve Scalise , protests outside of the United States Post Office in Belleville, Illinois, in this April 2012 image. Another Capitol Police officer, David Bailey , who was hit by shrapnel, and a congressional aide, Zach Barth, who was shot, were previously treated and released from a hospital. Read More »

Republicans, Democrats battle as one: Team Scalise

According to the hospital, he sustained a single shot to his left hip, with the bullet traveling across his pelvis causing bone fractures, internal organ injury and severe bleeding. He said it is now hard to predict how long Scalise will need to remain in the hospital but they should have a better idea of that in the coming days. Read More »

Brexit negotiations to start amid ongoing minority gov't talks

Theresa May is "confident" of getting the Queen's Speech through the House of Commons whether or not a deal is reached with the Democratic Unionist Party by the time of the State Opening of Parliament on June 21. "We will go into speak with Sinn Féin again on Monday morning to try and get that set up as quickly as possible, because devolution works and works for everybody in Northern Ireland ". Read More »

Gingrich says presidents can't obstruct justice - but accused Bill


His reputation is impeccable for honesty and integrity. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Friday that it's impossible for President Donald Trump to obstruct justice because of the fact that he's president. That was 19 years ago, to be sure. Folks like Gingrich, McCain, Hatch, Ryan, and many others are willing to roll over and lie constantly on behalf of Trump in a gamble that doing so will get them what they want. Read More »

Taoiseach to meet DUP, Sinn Féin delegations separately in Dublin


Divisions over Europe helped sink the premierships of Margaret Thatcher, Major and Cameron, and many of her lawmakers and party membership support a sharp break with the EU. It is not yet clear whether the European Union withdrawal talks will go ahead on that day, although Brexit Secretary David Davis has said they will start "next week". Read More »

US banned cladding that was used on Grenfell Tower

London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton said her crews had identified a "number" of those killed, "but we know there will be more". "We as the police , we investigate criminal offences - I am not sitting here and saying there are criminal offences that have been committed, that's why you do an investigation, to establish it". Read More »

Grenfell Tower: Late meals for Ramadan saved lives

Police have said they fear the blaze was so devastating that some victims may never be identified. "There is still a number of people who are receiving treatment in hospital". Khadija Saye, a 24-year-old artist, was also confirmed to have died. "Mohammed undertook a risky journey to flee war and death in Syria, only to meet it here in the United Kingdom, in his own home", the Syrian Solidarity Campaign said in a statement . Read More »

Doctor: Scalise improving, came in at 'imminent risk of death'

Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, but his vital signs have "stabilized" two days after being shot during a congressional baseball practice on Wednesday, hospital officials announced Friday. Predicting when the congressman would be released from the hospital was hard, the doctor said, adding that "he will require a period of healing and of rehabilitation". Read More »

London High-Rise Fire: UK opens criminal probe, death toll 30

The Telegraph collected some of the known names of the dead with pictures, mostly from the accounts of people searching for lost friends and family members. Despite its location in the posh inner-London borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Grenfell Tower was comprised of social housing apartments that housed mostly working-class residents and families - tenants who now say that they had voiced concerns about the building's infrastructure long ago , only to have their fears dismissed by ... Read More »

Rajasthan Man Thrashed For Stopping Officials From Clicking Defecating Women, Dies


According to reports, few officials from Pratapgarh municipal corporation, who were in the area to create awareness about Swacchta Abhiyan, saw the women defecating in the open and tried to take photo of them from their mobile phones. "Anyway, we are investigating the case and a case has been registered against four accused named in First Information Report, based on the police complaint filed by the victim's brother", Pratapgarh's police chief Shivraj Meena told the media. Read More »

Trump 'confirms' he's under probe

If Trump was instead referring to Mueller , that would also raise questions , since the tweet indicated that "the man" is someone who told the president to fire Comey, and there have been no reports that Mueller was involved in that decision. Read More »

Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) Price Target Cut to GBX 185

AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) now has an average analyst recommendation of 2.00 according to analysts. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Bernstein given on Monday, August 17. Honeywell Incorporated invested in 266,800 shares. It has no change, as 54 investors sold HFC shares while 121 reduced holdings. only 71 funds opened positions while 118 raised stakes. Read More »

U.S. congressman Scalise still in critical condition - hospital

Scott Applewhite, File). Scalise and four other victims were rushed to area hospitals. "We have controlled the internal bleeding and his vital signs have stabilized", said Dr. The practice was being held ahead of the annual Congressional Baseball Game , which raises money for charity. House Republican and Democratic leaders called for unity, while President Donald Trump said in an address from the White House that the prayers of the nation and world are with Scalise. Read More »

Brexit talks to start on time, next Monday

May's botched election gamble cost her Conservative Party its majority in the 650-seat parliament last week, weakening her hand just days before talks with the European Union on a divorce that has to be agreed before an exit due in March 2019, Reuters reported. Read More »

Mattis brands North Korea a 'clear and present danger'

Mattis responded that "like it or not, we are part of the world". "What a crummy world if we all retreat inside our borders". Since his election, Trump has insisted that China rein in its neighbour, insisting that all options were on the table if its missile development programs weren't shut down. Read More »

AG Jeff Sessions Agrees To Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee


The New York City federal prosecutor who expected to remain on the job when Trump took office but ended up being fired said he was made uncomfortable by one-on-one interactions with the president - just like Comey was. Sessions, among the earliest high-profile backers of Trump's election campaign, failed to disclose meetings with Russian officials during his January confirmation hearing. Read More »