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Author: 0 EU's Brexit negotiator says talks when United Kingdom ready

May asked Britain's Queen Elizabeth for permission to form a new government on Friday after an election debacle that saw her Conservative Party lose its parliamentary majority days before talks on Britain's European Union departure are due to begin.

Author: 0 French Open 2017: Women's Final Winner, Score and Twitter Reaction

And yes, she was trying to become the first woman in almost four decades to make a Grand Slam title the first tour-level triumph of her career. Hurts a lot, and I need time just to - I don't know. What let the youngster down was her first serve, and she hit the target with just 48 per cent of them in the opening set, according to the tournament's official website .

Global Media No charges for passenger in DC crash that hurt 3
Author: 0 No charges for passenger in DC crash that hurt 3

Taylor initially was charged with possession of an unregistered firearm . The driver then proceeded down the street until his truck crashed into a parked sanitation vehicle. "I feel frightful. Thankfully nobody else was injured, but I have two of my officers in there, unnecessarily in the hospital". A D.C. Department Of Transportation worker was also hit and injured in the crash.

Author: 0 Pound dives as United Kingdom plunges into new period of uncertainty

But she owes it to everybody who voted for Brexit to cling on, at least for the next few months, so that the talks with the rest of the European Union can get underway. Prime Minister Theresa May appears to have lost her gamble in calling a "snap" election to strengthen her grip on power. Their priority will be to get the best deal for Northern Ireland.

Global Media Russia's Lavrov calls for talks to ease Qatar stand-off
Author: 0 Russia's Lavrov calls for talks to ease Qatar stand-off

The United States, France and Russian Federation have called for dialogue while Turkey has defended Qatar and said it would further "develop" ties with Doha . With the modern glass and steel buildings of the skyline in Doha , Qatar, serving as the backdrop, a traditional wooden fishing dhow is seen in port in February.

Author: 0 More terrorists detained by Intelligence Ministry

Iran's intelligence ministry said on Thursday five of the attackers who died in the assault had been identified as Iranians who had joined the hardline Sunni Muslim militants of Islamic State on its main battlegrounds in Iraq and Syria.

Global Media Iran denounces Trump's
Author: 0 Iran denounces Trump's "repugnant" reaction to Tehran attacks

Authorities have raised the death toll in a pair of Islamic State group attacks on Iran's parliament and the tomb of its revolutionary leader to 17 people killed. Police officers stand guard as vehicles drive past Iran's parliament building in Tehran , Iran, Thursday, May 8, 2017. The relative told him the attackers appeared to be Arab, Algerian and Tunisian, not Iranian.

Author: 0 Britain: May to form government with DUP

But the election result meant it was unclear whether her plan to take Britain out of the bloc's single market and customs union could still be pursued.British politicians, including within May's own party, differ widely on what they want from the Brexit negotiating process.If she is to succeed in delivering the end of Britain's EU membership which 52 percent of the British public demanded a year ago, she must find a way to recapture the full support of her party because she will need their ...

Global Media Cosby Lawyer Challenges Accuser's Credibility In Sexual Assault Trial
Author: 0 Cosby Lawyer Challenges Accuser's Credibility In Sexual Assault Trial

She said they spoke on the phone dozens of times afterward because they were discussing the women's basketball program at Temple University, where he was a powerful trustee and she served as director of team operations. Jurors are expected to get the case next week. All were made from Constand's Temple-issued cellphone. "I don't really remember how dim the lights were, but I did have to eat my dinner", she replied.

Global Media Buffett charity lunch sold to highest bidder for over $2.6M
Author: 0 Buffett charity lunch sold to highest bidder for over $2.6M

Buffett has held 18 annual auctions for Glide, raising about $26.3m. Buffett's first wife, Susan , volunteered for the organization and died in 2004. Back in 2006, Buffett vowed to give more than 99 percent of his state to philanthropic causes. He used stock picks and acquisitions to build Berkshire from a failing textiles maker into a $419 billion company with holdings in energy, insurance, retail and manufacturing.

Author: 0 Trump's hard-line approach clashes with Tillerson on Qatar

Tillerson sat a few feet away from Trump in the Rose Garden as the president put the blame squarely on Qatar. "The nation of Qatar, unfortunately, has been a funder of terrorism at a very high level". A separate SPA report on Saturday acknowledged Tillerson's call for Qatar to curtail support for terrorism, but did not mention his remarks that the crisis was hurting ordinary Qataris, impairing business dealings and harming the US fight against the Islamic State militant group.

Author: 0 Donald Trump breaks Twitter silence after Comey testimony, declares 'total vindication'

Trump: Well, I didn't say that. He further denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed allegations in his sworn testimony. Comey also bluntly accused the Trump White House of lying, asserted that Trump asked him to back off an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, and contended that Trump fired him in an effort to change the course of the Russian Federation investigation.

Author: 0 India opposition leader Gandhi arrested amid farmers protest

After being denied entry into the curfew hit area on safety grounds, the delegation comprising Sanjay Singh, Bhagwant Mann, Somnath Bharti, Ashutosh and the party's Madhya Pradesh unit convener Alok Aggarwal staged a dharna in the Dhodhar area of Ratlam district.

Author: 0 Tory-DUP deal 'would be bad news for women'

An online petition in objection to the Tories and DUP forming a minority government has gathered more than 300,000 signatures. "She wanted a mandate", he said, "well the mandate she has got is lost Conservative seats, lost votes, lost support and lost confidence".

Global Media O'Neill tells Republic players to follow Keane's example
Author: 0 O'Neill tells Republic players to follow Keane's example

O'Neill is demanding that his players be on the front foot from the first whistle. "We beat Austria in the away game and if we get another 1-0 win now, we will be in great shape to qualify for the World Cup", Aldo tells us. We will reassess tomorrow but there is a long way to go to the World Cup". That is not certain, although he is pretty much a sure thing to start while the manager referred to Cyrus Christie deputising for Seamus Coleman when pointing out that the visitors are not ...

Global Media Iraqi civilians face great hardships in Mosul
Author: 0 Iraqi civilians face great hardships in Mosul

Iraqi forces seized the eastern portion of Mosul in January, but the western portion half has proven to be a much more hard fight, and one that does not appear to be coming to an end any time soon. All three neighbourhoods are located north of the Old City, a warren of closely spaced buildings and narrow streets that has posed significant challenges to Iraqi forces seeking to oust IS.

Author: 0 Iran's Supreme Leader: Attacks Will Increase Hatred of US, Saudis

Many are already speculating that the decision by the government of President Moon Jae-in would severely undermine America's plans to launch the system in the country. Officials said they had detained 41 suspects in the capital and the country's western Kurdish provinces in raids on suspected safe houses . During the funeral, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani called the USA the " international " version of the Islamic State group and said Washington had exchanged democracy for money, a ...

Global Media Trump says he would testify under oath that Comey lied
Author: 0 Trump says he would testify under oath that Comey lied

Mr Comey also claimed he took memos of his meetings with the president as he was concerned Mr Trump may lie about what was discussed. During his testimony Thursday, Comey told lawmakers that Trump was not a target in the bureau's investigation into Russian Federation.

Global Media Trump declares 'total vindication' in tweet on Comey
Author: 0 Trump declares 'total vindication' in tweet on Comey

He further denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed sworn testimony about a private dinner the two men had in the White House. Comey delivered a scathing indictment of his former boss, accusing him of trying to block an investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn and saying the White House defamed him and the FBI in trying to explain his dismissal.

Author: 0 United States urges Saudi allies to ease Qatar blockade

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement Friday that he expects the nations now involved in a blockade against Qatar to deescalate the situation. "We are not ready to surrender, and will never be ready to surrender, the independence of our foreign policy", Thani said, according to Al Jazeera .

Author: 0 Two US Soldiers Killed By Afghan Soldier, Official Says

Afghanistan has suffered a string of violent attacks in recent weeks after the Taliban launched their spring offensive, including attacks in the capital city of Kabul that killed and wounded hundreds. Approximately 8,000 USA troops are deployed to Afghanistan as part of two separate operations. In April, two Army Rangers were killed in the same district during a three-hour firefight with ISIS in the eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

Author: 0 Putin dismisses U.S. claims about Trump, Russia and elections

United States intelligence agencies concluded in January that Moscow tried to tilt the election campaign in Trump's favour, including by hacking into the emails of senior Democrats, a charge the Kremlin denies. President Trump will apparently not try to cite executive privilege in an attempt to block the Russian Federation investigation-related testimony of fired FBI director James Comey, according to two senior Trump administration officials who spoke with the New York Times .

Author: 0 Theresa May pays the price for reckless election decision

In a statement at Downing Street, after returning from Buckingham Palace, where she received the Queen's permission to form a government , May shrugged off a growing backlash in the Conservative party, and said she would provide the "certainty" the country needed, reports the Guardian .

Global Media Trump says '100 percent' willing to respond to Comey under oath
Author: 0 Trump says '100 percent' willing to respond to Comey under oath

This is arguably the most moonwalking-ass administration ever in the history of president-ing, so I don't believe anything that the president says. The House intelligence committee sent a letter Friday asking White House counsel Don McGahn whether any tape recordings or memos of Comey's conversations with the president exist now or had existed in the past.

Global Media President Trump And His Secretary Of State, On Qatar
Author: 0 President Trump And His Secretary Of State, On Qatar

Trump's comments came after his top diplomat Rex Tillerson appealed to Saudi Arabia and its regional allies to ease their blockade of Qatar, saying it is hindering U.S. The designations are a direct response to the Government of Qatar's consistent refusal to take meaningful steps to disrupt the activities of terrorist support networks operating within its borders.

Author: 0 Theresa May's top advisers resign after United Kingdom election shock

Timothy announced his resignation through Conservative Home, a centre-right political blog in the United Kingdom, saying: "I take responsibility for my part in this election campaign, which was the oversight of our policy programme. Writing in the Times, she said: "What I could never work out was whether Mrs May condoned their behaviour and turned a blind eye or didn't understand how destructive they both were".

Author: 0 Iran attackers fought for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq - ministry

In offering condolences to the people of Iran after the attacks, Trump warned that "states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote ". "They are too small to affect the will of the Iranian nation and its officials", he said. The forces serving in the Intelligence Ministry and other Iranian security and military organizations would very soon teach an unforgettable lesson to the "mercenary terrorists and their sponsors", Alawi said in a message on Wednesday, after ...

Author: 0 Dramatic video shows moment police shoot dead 3 London attackers

Six people are now in police custody after Metropolitan Police confirmed arresting a 27-year-old man in Ilford, East London on Friday night.The man, whose name has not been released, was detained on suspicion of preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism under Section 41 of the Terrorism Act.

Author: 0 Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

The following is an edited transcript of their conversation. While the main agenda of Brexit is to stop free flow of Europeans through the border into United Kingdom and to prevent Brussels from taking shots in London , this soft sightedness of Brexit would now put India in a fix.

Author: 0 Anti-DUP protesters gather in London to pressure Conservative leader Theresa May

Peter Robinson himself came in for severe criticism for saying he "wouldn't trust Muslims devoted to Sharia Law, but I would trust them to go to the shops for me", and for backing a pastor who labelled Islam " satanic ". May's Conservatives failed to secure an absolute majority in a parliamentary election on Thursday and need the DUP's 10 seats to be sure of being able to form a government.

Author: 0 Afghan soldier kills 2 US soldiers

The strike occurred in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province early on Saturday. "The Afghan army soldier was killed in return fire". A spokesman for the US military command in Kabul said they were aware of the report but could not yet confirm any details.

Global Media Shock UK exit poll suggests Britain's May fails to win majority
Author: 0 Shock UK exit poll suggests Britain's May fails to win majority

The loss left the Conservatives eight MPs short of a majority in parliament, plunging negotiations into uncertainty. No, Dunt said , but May's vision of a so-called " hard Brexit " - in which the United Kingdom would most likely leave the single European Union market, take full control over its borders, strike new trade deals and apply laws within its own borders - has been rejected.

Author: 0 Modi meets Xi, calls for respecting each others core concerns

Recruitment of terrorists and even financing of terrorist groups is a major issue which needs to be tackled, said Modi. Top leaders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member countries said Friday that political and diplomatic means are the "only choice" to settle regional conflicts.

Author: 0 May's top aides resign after UK election fiasco

Several MPs have said they were against several key points in the Conservatives' manifesto, the document that outlined the party's agenda. Mr Timothy acknowledged that one of his regrets was the way Mrs May's social care policy - dubbed the "dementia tax" - by critics had been handled.

Global Media Qatar seeks allies as Gulf crisis grows
Author: 0 Qatar seeks allies as Gulf crisis grows

Qatar, which has developed an assertive foreign policy over the past decade, denies that it supports militants and says it is helping to reduce the threat of terrorism by backing groups that fight poverty and seek political reform. Qatar, a major player in the global gas industry and host to the biggest US military base in the Middle East, has crafted an independently-minded foreign policy, attracting criticism for engaging with groups from Hezbollah to Hamas .

Author: 0 Cosby lawyers accuse Andrea Constand of lying to police

The defense spent much of its cross-examination Wednesday morning trying to sow doubt about Constand's account of the attack she claimed took place and her relationship with Cosby. Defense attorney Brian McMonagle said during opening statements that Constand had a romantic encounter with Cosby at his Foxwoods Resort Casino hotel room in CT before the alleged assault.

Global Media Britain's snap election backfires on Prime Minister Theresa May
Author: 0 Britain's snap election backfires on Prime Minister Theresa May

With 649 of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats and Labour 261. A resurgent Labour party defied expectations, increasing the party's number of seats. Several of May's party colleagues also suggested May consider stepping down. "This is a very bad moment for the Conservative Party, and we need to take stock", Conservative lawmaker Anna Soubry said.

Author: 0 Theresa May to form government with help of Democratic Unionist party

With complex talks on Britain's divorce from the European Union due to start in 10 days, it was unclear what the direction of Brexit would be. During the Northern Irish peace process, they stood their ground against British prime ministers, Irish taoisigh (prime ministers) and USA presidents.

Author: 0 "He's just new to this": Paul Ryan defends Trump's behavior around Comey

But Paul Ryan, the Republican speaker of the House of Representatives, said Trump's interactions with Comey may have reflected his lack of political experience rather than an effort to pressure the Federal Bureau of Investigation director. But the self-imposed silence didn't last. Rubio asked Comey why he did not directly tell Trump that he thought the president was making inappropriate requests of him.

Author: 0 USA urges Arab nations to ease blockade of Qatar

Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesperson, said in a statement . The dispute escalated on Friday when Saudi Arabia issued a list of 59 individuals it accused of sponsoring terrorism, including members of the Qatari royal family. To worsen matters, Qatar does not seem to have read the handwriting on the wall even after Mighty America had declared Hamas , a "terrorist organisation".

Author: 0 SNP manifesto pledges to fight NHS privatisation in England

Launching the manifesto in Perth on May 30th, party leader Nicola Sturgeon also emphasised the supposed importance to Scotland of the EU Single Market, which entails allowing unlimited and effectively unvetted immigration for EU passport and ID card holders.

Author: 0 Trump speaks to Qatar Emir; offers to mediate Gulf crisis

Egypt and Bahrain increases pressure on Qatar over allegations that it interferes in the affairs of its neighbors by supporting and financing Islamist groups. "But you have to be able to tell your friend or your brother when they are doing the right thing and when they are doing the wrong thing". When Gazans took to the streets to protest Hamas's handling of an electricity crisis last winter, Qatar sent $12 million to Gaza for needed fuel, effectively bailing out Hamas.

Author: 0 Comey hearing DOES reveal election interference … by Obama admin.

Republican members of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, from left, Sen. Comey was testifying Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee on the government's investigation into Russian meddling in the United States election and his firing by President Donald Trump .

Author: 0 Former Employee At Orlando Business Fatally Shoots 5 People

A store manager told detectives that he had fired Williams "for making racial, sexual orientation and derogatory remarks", toward Brown, according to a report. Police identified the other four victims as Brenda Montanez-Crespo, 44; Kevin Clark , 53; Jeffrey Roberts , 57; and Kevin Lawson , 46. Kevin Clark was a "wonderful man and an absolutely incredible, supportive and wonderful father" to his 14-year-old daughter and 18-year-old son, the local Pop Warner league said Tuesday in its ...

Author: 0 North Korea Has Successful 'Ground-to-sea Cruise Rocket' Launch

North Korea's weapons tests are meant to build a nuclear and missile program that can stand up to what it sees as us and South Korean hostility, but they are also considered by outside analysts as ways to make its political demands clear to leaders in Washington and Seoul .

Global Media Dnevnik says UK election humiliating pyrrhic victory for May
Author: 0 Dnevnik says UK election humiliating pyrrhic victory for May

The DUP said only that it would enter talks. However, the Democratic Unionist leader and first minister of Northern Ireland , Arlene Foster, said she wants to "bring stability to our nation" by backing Theresa May and the Conservatives to continue in power the Guardian reported.

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