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Uber CEO may step aside — SEXUAL HARASSMENT

At the Sunday meeting, the company's board adopted a series of recommendations from the law firm of former US Attorney General Eric Holder following a sprawling, multi-month investigation into Uber's culture and practices, according to a board representative. Read More »

Russian Federation win Confederation Cup opener

Participants in the 2017 Confederations Cup are hosts Russian Federation, 2014 FIFA World Cup Champions Germany, 2015 Copa America Champions Chile, 2015 AFC Asian Cup Champion Australia, 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup winners Mexico, 2016 UEFA Euro Cup champs Portugal , OFC (Oceania Football Confederation) Nations Cup victors New Zealand and 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations Champion Cameroon. Read More »

Four guests killed in Mali resort attack

Special forces killed four of the assailants and arrested three suspects, Baba Cisse, a spokesman for the ministry, said by phone on Monday. The Defence Forces say all its members have been located in Mali, following a terrorist attack there . Read More »

Kushner lawyer pointed out potential conflict


Mueller, the special counsel named by the Justice Department to probe the Russia matter, is investigating whether anyone associated with Trump or his campaign had any illegal dealings with Russian officials or others with ties to the Kremlin. Read More »

UK sees 'happy' Brexit outcome for both sides


Mr Barnier made clear that Brussels intends to stick to its timetable of dealing with the terms of Britain's withdrawal before moving on to discussing future trade relations. Europe's leaders are equally resolute that Britain can not enjoy the benefits of European Union membership from outside the bloc. "The best way we can spend this week is to rebuild trust", rather than tackle the big hard issues right at the start, a European source said. Read More »

EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier hopes for 'constructive' Brexit talks


However, Mr Davis said a deal on Ireland would be linked to a future trade deal and customs arrangements. While the United Kingdom has said repeatedly that it wants out of the EU's single market and customs union - which offers tariff-free access to the EU, but requires countries to cede power to make their own trade deals - the DUP's manifesto says it wants a customs agreement and "arrangements to facilitate ease of movement of people, goods and services". Read More »

PM: Details of agreement with DUP will be made public

But Stormont parties have a June 29 deadline to end the impasse and reach consensus on re-establishing a devolved administration in the region. The anticipated arrangement has forced the United Kingdom government to reject suggestions its commitment to act with impartiality in Northern Ireland - as set out in the 1998 Good Friday Agreement - will be fatally undermined by any pact with the DUP. Read More »

Brexit talks begin with hopes of constructive deal


Britain insists that it must regain the right to control immigration and end free movement from other European Union countries into Britain . Barnier said: "Today, we are launching the negotiations and orderly withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU". Read More »

Two US Soldiers Killed By Afghan Soldier, Official Says

The statement provided no further details of the incident but said it was under investigation. Two U.S. soldiers were killed in the Achin district in late April by possible friendly fire after an intense raid by Army Rangers on ISIS's Afghan affiliate's headquarters. Read More »

Britain starts formal talks to leave European Union on Monday


Despite this, Mrs Leadsom, who stood against Mrs May during the Conservative Party leadership contest past year, supported her boss and said she is extremely optimistic a free trade deal can be reached by March 2019. Such conversations mark a shift from the pre-election talk of a "hard Brexit " and May's one-time warning she would walk away from the talks if disappointed. Read More »

State of Origin: NSW to target Billy Slater's suspect shoulder

There are fears south of the border the Maroons will strangle the Blues out of the game at ANZ Stadium in a bid to send the series to a decider in Brisbane. Walters swung the axe following their game one loss with veterans Nate Myles and Sam Thaiday making way for Queensland's new breed. "We are still in the ball game, we are confident we will put in a good performance that will keep us alive". Read More »

KEAM Engineering Rank List 2017 Expected to Released Today @ cee


The score of the engineering entrance examination was declared on the official website of CEE on May 18 and the board had also asked all students to upload their mark in qualifying examination online to prepare the rank chart. The candidates need to submit the necessary documents if any corrections are to be done. The candidates who qualify in this exam are eligible to get admission to professional degree courses in various fields such as Engineering, Medical, Architecture, Agriculture, ... Read More »

Trump's attorney says he is not under investigation

The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee says the panel is looking forward to getting a response from the White House this week as to whether President Donald Trump has tapes of private conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey . Read More »

Trump's attorney contradicts himself on investigation denial


Jay Sekulow , the Jewish-born lawyer who has spent his career advocating for the Christian right and recently joined President Trump's legal defense team , hit the cable news circuit hard on Sunday. "If you were a target, if you were being investigated, you would be told really quickly into the investigation". "Sir, you've just said two times that he's being investigated", Wallace said. Read More »

London Grenfell Tower fire death toll hits 79


British Chancellor Phillip Hammond has told the BBC the reportedly cheap, flammable cladding fitted to London's Grenfell tower is banned in the United Kingdom, as authorities continue to investigate whether it contributed to the speed and spread of Wednesday's deadly blaze. Read More »

United Kingdom sees 'happy' Brexit outcome for both sides

Speaking alongside EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier as they arrived for talks at the European Commission , Mr Davis said he expected "challenging times ahead" in talks expected to stretch for around 16-18 months ahead of the UK's withdrawal from the EU in 2019. Read More »

Russian Federation football fan leader barred from Confederations Cup

In the tournament's opening game at Saint Petersburg Stadium and with President Vladimir Putin , FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and football legend Pele all in attendance, Russian Federation made the winning start to the tournament that was widely expected of them against a lower-ranked New Zealand team. Read More »

Pakistan demolish India to win maiden Champions Trophy title

Dhawan and Hasan had won the Golden Bat and Golden Ball trophies for finishing as the most successful batsman and bowler, respectively, while Tamim was selected after driving Bangladesh to their maiden semi-finals in a major International Cricket Council (ICC) event. Read More »

How a Referendum on Trump Became the Most Expensive House Race Ever

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution newspaper reported that Ossoff's Republican opponent, Karen Handel , also condemned the ad. The latest example in Georgia, in a district that Trump carried and that Republicans have controlled for decades, shows that the GOP is deeply concerned about losing what should be a guaranteed win for them. Read More »

Davis calls for special partnership with Brussels as Brexit talks begin

At stake in hugely complex talks that are expected to conclude by March 2019 is not just Britain's future but a western political order that would be badly shaken by a failure to reach a deal. While the European Union negotiating team led by Michel Barnier has been ready for months, Britain stalled even after it triggered the two-year process on March 29. Read More »

NEET 2017 result likely to be declared by the CBSE today


Consequently, the CBSE released the OMR sheets of the students on June 13 and the official Answer Keys on June 15. The exams, conducted in 10 languages at 1921 Exam Centres in 103 cities, were held for UG admissions to 95,000 seats - 65,000 MBBS and 25,000 BDS, in all Government Medical Colleges, Private Medical Colleges and Deemed Universities across the country. Read More »

Abu Salem, others convicted in 1993 Mumbai blast case


The trial resumed in 2012 and concluded this year in March. As per the prosecution, in order to retaliate the demolition of Babri Masjid, the members of the crime syndicate under the fugitive don Dawood Ibrahim along with other absconding accused Tiger Memon, Mohammed Dossa and Mustafa Dossa shaded a conspiracy to commit terrorist acts in India. Read More »

Still no comment from Trump on London attack


London Mayor Sadiq Khan, the first Muslim to serve in that position, urged residents to focus on their shared values and to stand together during this an unprecedented period in the capital's history. "I just hope they did". May attempted to counter that feeling in her speech, declaring that police arrived at the scene within one minute, and that a terror attack was declared in eight minutes. Read More »

Death toll in London fire rises to 58, may still go higher


They are warning the death toll may rise further. Residents who survived said they warned the building's manager about fire hazards for years but were ignored. It quoted an unnamed representative as saying that the group had spoken about their "demands and what we expect". The management organization said it was aware of the complaints made by residents, but that it was "too early to speculate what caused the fire and contributed to its spread". Read More »

Field wide open for Triple Crown finale

It was an up-and-down season for Tapwrit , too - well, more like a down-and-up season. The win came one year after Ortiz finished last in the Belmont on longshot Forever d'Oro while his brother Irad won the race on Creator . The loss of Always Dreaming gave Pletcher a clear conscience to not only run Tapwrit but get behind him with both hands. "We felt like with the five weeks in between, and with the way this horse had trained, that he had a legitimate chance", trainer Todd ... Read More »