• Van rams Muslim worshippers in London
Van rams Muslim worshippers in London

The police statement does not mention Osborne by name. It is understood Osborne grew up in Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, before moving to Wales with his partner and their kids, who are aged between five and 16. "We have worked very hard over decades to build a peaceful and tolerant community here in Finsbury Park and we totally condemn any act...

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  • Supreme Court takes up major gerrymandering case
Supreme Court takes up major gerrymandering case

The Supreme Court has viewed political gerrymandering as distasteful but not illegal. "Prior to the last decennial redistricting in 2010, voters approved an independent redistricting commission that was tasked with applying specific redistricting criteria that excluded consideration of incumbency and moreover prohibited drawing districts to fav...

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  • Seattle police shoot, kill woman who reported burglary
Seattle police shoot, kill woman who reported burglary

Police said they sent two officers to respond to Lyles' burglary report because they her and were concerned for the officers' safety. They could have taken her down. " My thoughts are with the many people impacted, including three children and the responding officers ", he said. Lyles was dealing with mental health issues, according to fa...

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  • Spicer: Trump may address potential Comey tapes this week
Spicer: Trump may address potential Comey tapes this week

Sekulow sidestepped Cuomo's charge, returning to his claim that the president's reasons for firing Comey could not be investigated given that the Federal Bureau of Investigation director serves at the pleasure of the president. Mueller was later appointed as special counselor. "I can not read the mind of the special prosecutor ", Sekulow said. ...

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  • Sessions to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday
Sessions to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday

One of the "overlooked" details from Thursday, Rather said, is that "Attorney General Sessions is now a marked man" because Comey revealed yet another undisclosed meeting between Sessions and Russian ambassador to the USA and purported spymaster Sergey Kislyak .

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  • Supreme Court to review partisan redistricting
Supreme Court to review partisan redistricting

Gerrymandering , a old political art form "as old as the United States itself", King says, is the idea of drawing district lines by structuring them geographically so that they benefit one party or another. Redistricting commonly takes place after the once-a-decade census is conducted. Michigan's state Senate has 27 Republicans, 11 Democrats. B...

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  • Cousin says woman shot by police wasn't violent
Cousin says woman shot by police wasn't violent

She tells them that she thinks there may have been a break-in. Seattle police said the officers immediately performed first aid, but medics arrived and determined she had died. Lyles was several months pregnant and according to family members was struggling with mental-health issues for a year. The Seattle Fire Department came on scene mom...

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  • Dems say they'll slow Senate work over health care bill
Dems say they'll slow Senate work over health care bill

McConnell is using closed-door meetings among Republicans to write the bill. Schumer argued, in a speech on the Senate floor, that even though Republicans criticized Democrats for passing Obamacare without a single Republican vote in the Senate - they had gone through the hearing process and voted on amendments.

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  • Steve Scalise celebrates Father's Day in wake of shooting
Steve Scalise celebrates Father's Day in wake of shooting

Scalise "sustained a single rifle wound that entered in the area of the left hip", Sava said, adding that the round fragmented and did "substantial damage to bones, internal organs and blood vessels". "I am absolutely convinced that the overwhelming - not overwhelming, virtually all - people associated with our political movement understand you hav...

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  • Sunny, high near 93 degrees in Oklahoma City Tuesday
Sunny, high near 93 degrees in Oklahoma City Tuesday

Wednesday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. TODAY: Mostly cloudy skies and scattered rain showers continue for early today , with rain tapering off this afternoon as high temperatures top out at 80 degrees. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Skies over Madison should be mostly cloudy Thursday , mostly sunny Friday and Saturday , a...

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  • Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delays
Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delays

The difference between his private negotiations and how Republicans are trying to move their bill through the Senate now is that the details of the entire Democratic bill and the language he was seeking were well-known to the public, Stupak said Monday.

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  • Supreme Court holds up on redrawing WI districts
Supreme Court holds up on redrawing WI districts

The court ordered a redrawing of political districts be in place by November 1 of this year, in time for the next state election in Wisconsin in 2018. He will be a key vote in the Wisconsin case. In that case and again in 2006, Kennedy didn't find one. He could be the swing vote in the Wisconsin case.

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  • Trump Responds to Warmbier Death
Trump Responds to Warmbier Death

However, the Pyongyang regime has not responded to the request, government officials told Yonhap news agency. But at least we got him home to be with his parents. With Warmbier's release, North Korea holds three USA citizens, all of Korean origin. Trump and First Lady Melania offered their condolences to Warmbier's family on his untimely pa...

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  • Amazon Is Reportedly Planning to Cut Jobs at Whole Foods
Amazon Is Reportedly Planning to Cut Jobs at Whole Foods

Walmart , which has the largest share of the US food market, has already been pushing harder into e-commerce to build on strength in its stores and groceries. This includes getting serious about customer experience and advertising models. Last month, Whole Foods replaced almost half its board of directors and hired a new chief financial officer...

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  • Jared Kushner Welcomes Top Tech Executives to White House
Jared Kushner Welcomes Top Tech Executives to White House

Palantir CEO Alex Karp said he had offered his support in private sessions, earlier in the day, about ways to tap big data in order to spot fraudulent federal spending. Silicon Valley and Donald Trump have disagreed on many issues , most notably Trump's recent decision to pull the US out of the Paris climate accord and issues surrounding immig...

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  • Supreme Court Set to Hear Accusations of Wisconsin Gerrymandering
Supreme Court Set to Hear Accusations of Wisconsin Gerrymandering

In a second order , the Supreme Court on a 5-4 vote granted a request from Schimel to block a requirement that Wisconsin draw new maps by November 1. The justices should correct the lower court's "flawed analysis before it spreads to other jurisdictions and interferes with the states' fundamental political responsibilities", Texas Solicitor Gene...

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  • United Kingdom mosque attack suspect cursed Muslims day before incident
United Kingdom mosque attack suspect cursed Muslims day before incident

The man later died, though it is not yet clear whether his death was linked to the attack, said Neil Basu, the police senior national counter-terror coordinator. He has also yet to offer public comments on the deaths of seven USA sailors, who were killed during a collision between their USA navy destroyer and a Philippine-flagged cargo ship.

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  • Scalise more responsive, speaking with family after Saturday surgery
Scalise more responsive, speaking with family after Saturday surgery

Hodgkinson, from IL, who had lashed out against USA president Donald Trump and other Republicans over social media, was killed by Mr Scalise's security detail and other police officers. He has undergone several surgeries and has more ahead. Saturday's update said Scalise is now in "serious condition". Scalise "sustained a single rifle wound that ...

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  • Steve Scalise's Twitter Account Posts Touching Father's Day Tribute
Steve Scalise's Twitter Account Posts Touching Father's Day Tribute

Rep. Steve Scalise's condition was upgraded to serious from critical Saturday, according to a statement from MedStar Washington Hospital Center. "The positive thoughts, prayers and words of encouragement from across the nation have meant the world to Matt and to all of us", Mika's family said in the statement.

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  • Jared Kushner speaks at tech event
Jared Kushner speaks at tech event

Jared Kushner , husband of Ivanka Trump and senior advisor to President Trump , is usually seen rather than heard. "So far, I've found exactly the opposite". The Washington Post reported last week that Mueller is investigating Kushner's business dealings as part of his investigation of Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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