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

The loss of majority has forced the Conservatives to seek support from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to form the government, bringing into focus a right-wing party that had been given typically little attention nationally.

Author: 0 Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

Entekhab News listed the alleged surnames and graphic images of the dead bodies of some of the terrorists. At a ceremony held in parliament, attended by newly re-elected moderate President Hassan Rouhani , speaker Ali Larijani also attacked the United States and Saudi Arabia .

Global Media Sean Spicer Says President Trump Considers His Tweets 'Official' White House Statements
Author: 0 Sean Spicer Says President Trump Considers His Tweets 'Official' White House Statements

Unimportant? A misplaced media obsession? He rebuked them for not pursuing his original executive order banning Muslims from certain countries from entering the US and instead throwing their legal weight behind a "watered down" version. Trump mostly has brushed them off, although he has intermittently stuck to anodyne pronouncements about policy or feel-good meetings with foreign leaders, as he did during his nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe.

Author: 0 As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror

Qatar has vowed to ride out the isolation imposed on it by fellow Arab states and said it would not compromise its sovereignty over foreign policy to resolve the region's biggest diplomatic crisis in years". "There are humanitarian consequences to this blockade". He said families were being separated, children removed from school and Qataris forced to deal with food shortages.

Global Media London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck
Author: 0 London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

Three Islamist militants rammed a hired van into pedestrians on London Bridge last Saturday before going on the rampage through the bustling Borough Market area, where they slit throats and stabbed people. On June 3, the van crossed London Bridge heading south. "Where might the attackers have bought them from?" he asked through a news release that included photos of one of the knives used by the terrorists.

Author: 0 Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after UK vote

Asked about U.S. President Donald Trump's push for a more isolationist policy, Merkel said such an approach could bring short-term gains, but Argentina's example showed that it was not fruitful in the longer term. Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, said he was also ready to start talks and hoped the United Kingdom general election would not have an impact.

Global Media Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee
Author: 0 Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Sessions wrote the chairmen that Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein will take his place before both the House and Senate subcommittees to testify about the Justice Department's budget. Jeff Sessions , a longtime senator until President Donald Trump picked him as United States attorney general, heads to Congress this coming week when he will face a grilling about his Russian interactions.

Author: 0 Pelosi: Trump's decision on Paris accord 'doesn't have factual basis'

It is predicted by prudent experts that by 2050, the world will see a great chunk of 200 million people displaced by climate change. Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg is also working to rally city mayors, 30 of whom have reportedly agreed to join the so far unnamed group, along with 100 businesses and the USCA.

Author: 0 Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

Infrastructure: The White House may have focused on the issue this week. Donald Trump's legislative agenda is stalled on Capitol Hill , collateral damage to a mix of swirling controversies - including the firing of FBI Director James Comey and Russian Federation investigation - and the President's off-the-cuff style that has Republican lawmakers constantly responding to the crisis du jour.

Global Media Iran arrests 7 suspects for supporting Tehran attacks
Author: 0 Iran arrests 7 suspects for supporting Tehran attacks

Seven people were arrested in Iran's northern province of Alborz in connection with the twin terrorist attacks that killed 17 on Wednesday, a judicial official was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency. Several terrorist groups have tried in recent years to infiltrate the country and they were given crushing response in the border regions or they were detected and arrested inside the cities, Ashtari noted.

Global Media Trump accuses Qatar of funding terror 'at a very high level'
Author: 0 Trump accuses Qatar of funding terror 'at a very high level'

Sudan says it will not take sides in the diplomatic crisis in the Gulf amid calls from Sudanese lawmakers to back Qatar, its oil-rich ally, against Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries. The downgrade came as Qatar's currency fell to an 11-year low and its stock market tumbled, a BBC report said. It did not say who might have carried out the hack.

Author: 0 Powerball numbers drawn for 10th largest US lottery prize

Saturday's jackpot, the eighth largest in Powerball history, falls just short of the $435.3 million won by a ticket buyer in IN in a February 22 drawing. Miller said the estimated jackpot prize is based on a victor choosing an annuity, which pays off over 29 years. The cash value lump sum is an estimated $273.1 million.

Author: 0 Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

Here are the top five takeaways from Wednesday's hearing. The only silver lining for the Trump White House may be the formal focus of the hearing: re-authorization of legislation that allows for surveillance of foreign officials, an issue at the center of Trump's own tweets against the Russian Federation investigations.

Author: 0 Qatari blacklist not an 'escalation' of crisis, UAE official says

On Tuesday, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir called on Qatar to cut ties with Palestinian Islamist group Hamas in the occupied territories, and the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, if it wanted to end its isolation. On Monday, five Arab states - Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the UAE, Bahrain and Yemen - abruptly cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of supporting terrorism.

Author: 0 Two Afghan soldiers killed in US airstrike

Meanwhile, a blast in a mosque in Herat killed at least seven people and wounded 15 others on June 6, local officials said. In recent months, the Taliban have captured several districts in Helmand and put provincial capital Lashkar Gah under pressure.

Author: 0 Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks

It was the first attack in Iran claimed by IS, which had threatened to step up its campaign in the country in recent months. Iran is one of the powers leading the fight against IS militants in neighbouring Iraq and, beyond that, Syria.

Global Media Stephen Colbert Grills James Comey at Mock Hearing
Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Grills James Comey at Mock Hearing

Chairman, can I jump in here?" I'd like to thank my colleagues for allowing me to be in here. Of course that didn't stop the comedian from planting himself there during a " Late Show " segment following the hearing. Colbert also took on the real, non-enhanced testimony. Earlier in the day, former FBI Director James Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee about a series of meetings he had with President Trump in the lead-up to his surprise May 9th firing.