• Energy experts give support to Finkel review
Energy experts give support to Finkel review

Dr Finkel's report, which calls for a clean energy target, is being reviewed by the Turnbull government in the hope of bringing an end to a decade of energy policy uncertainty in Australia. Senator Leyonhjelm said a clean energy target still counted as a tax on coal and that the future of fossil fuels depended on the emissions intensity baseline be...

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  • I'm going to get us out of this mess: UK PM
I'm going to get us out of this mess: UK PM

Mr Barwell has replaced Mrs May's key aides Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill who both stepped down after facing furious criticism from party MPs and officials who said they played a significant role in the party's poor performance at the General Election.

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  • Days after Stoops' retirement, 4-star recruit flips from Texas to Oklahoma
Days after Stoops' retirement, 4-star recruit flips from Texas to Oklahoma

Tatum is ranked as the No. 2 overall player in his class in the state of Oklahoma, the No. 4 strong-side defensive end in the country and the No. 86 overall recruit in the nation, according to 247Sports. Oklahoma now has nine commitments for the 2018 class (10 if you include Dillon Faamatau , who actually plans to enroll for 2017). He is Oklahoma'...

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  • Author eats his book on live TV after incorrect United Kingdom poll prediction
Author eats his book on live TV after incorrect United Kingdom poll prediction

I'm saying this out loud. Prime Minister Theresa May and her Conservative Party 's representation in Parliament fell to 318 MPs - eight seats shy of keeping an outright majority in the Parliament - while Corbyn's Labour Party brought their representation to 262 MPs.

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  • Gatland expected to shuffle Lions side against Blues
Gatland expected to shuffle Lions side against Blues

Gatland said he doesn't worry too much about those perceptions, but his apparent frustration suggested otherwise. Nor does he enjoy defending his coaching methods. "It's nice and it feels we are very welcome here in New Zealand". Down 3-0 to a Sexton penalty goal, a Gatland bomb was left to bounce by Lions fullback Stuart Hogg and fell back ...

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  • Former FBI director Comey testifying before Senate committee
Former FBI director Comey testifying before Senate committee

Former FBI director James Comey accused the Trump administration Thursday of spreading " lies, plain and simple " about him and the FBI in the aftermath of his abrupt firing, in dramatic testimony that threatened to undermine Donald Trump's presidency.

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  • Democratic Senator: I Don't Think Trump Ordered Comey To Nix FBI Investigation
Democratic Senator: I Don't Think Trump Ordered Comey To Nix FBI Investigation

In an interview with ABC News, Conway appeared to indicate that the president would allow Comey to testify, saying, "We'll be watching with the rest of the world when Director Comey testifies". This is the letter President Trump sent to FBI Director James Comey regarding his dismissal on May 9, 2017. Controversy erupted again this week afte...

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  • Secret Service says they don't have Trump tapes
Secret Service says they don't have Trump tapes

We recently asked you to support our journalism. "Be fair, Jon", he said. You and I are friends. So far there is no evidence that tapes of Comey and Trump's conversations actually exist outside of the White House, creating an air of mystery around the idea and distracting from the many already damning allegations around the Trump administrati...

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  • Britain's May fights for survival
Britain's May fights for survival

She needs 18 more seats, with only 17 more seats left to declare. The results confounded those who said the opposition Labour Party's left-wing leader, Jeremy Corbyn , was electorally toxic. The Labour Party was projected to win 266, up from 229. Oettinger said that "time for Brexit negotiations is getting tight" and added that "they must ...

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  • US Lawmakers Await Sessions' Testimony
US Lawmakers Await Sessions' Testimony

Comey told the Senate intelligence committee in closed session that Sessions may have had a third, unreported meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak, according to USA media reports. Shelby chairs the Senate appropriations subcommittee. The Justice Department has denied that, saying Sessions stressed to Comey the need to be careful abou...

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  • Sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447M sold in California
Sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447M sold in California

The almost half-a-billion dollar jackpot is the seventh largest in Powerball history, and reportedly the tenth largest in USA lottery history. The winning numbers were 20-26-32-38-58, with a Powerball number 3. According to HuffPost.com: The grand prize in the multi-state US lottery soared to its highest in months after 19 straight drawings fai...

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  • GOP Senator: Trump 'Clearly Does Not Fully Understand or Appreciate the Boundaries'
GOP Senator: Trump 'Clearly Does Not Fully Understand or Appreciate the Boundaries'

Taking to Twitter, Mr Trump questioned whether Mr Comey's leaking of information to a journalist was illegal. At 6:54 a.m. Friday, Trump gave a nod to one of his favorite Fox News shows: "Great reporting by @foxandfriends and so many others".

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  • Attorney general to testify at open Senate hearing
Attorney general to testify at open Senate hearing

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Sunday invited President Donald Trump to testify before the Senate about his interactions with former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) James Comey . Sessions also did not mention the meetings on a national security form. "Two meetings, one very brief after a speech", Sessio...

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  • Trump lawyer rejects Comey testimony, hints at prosecution
Trump lawyer rejects Comey testimony, hints at prosecution

For Trump's most ardent supporters, Comey's testimony exonerated the president. U.S. President Donald Trump (C) shakes hands with James Comey , director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ), during an Inaugural Law Enforcement Officers and First Responders Reception in the Blue Room of the White House on January 22, 2017 in Washin...

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  • Rafael Nadal: 'It has been a flawless French Open'
Rafael Nadal: 'It has been a flawless French Open'

He demolished 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka , 6-2, 6-3, 6-1. "You were too good", Wawrinka told Nadal during the prize presentation after losing in a Grand Slam final for the first time in four appearances. Wawrinka lost his serve thrice as Nadal comfortably won the set 6-1 in just 35 minutes. Nadal, who has now closed back to within th...

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  • British Police Recover Body Of 8th Confirmed Victim In London Bridge Attack
British Police Recover Body Of 8th Confirmed Victim In London Bridge Attack

Met Police said Marine Police Unit specialist officers recovered the body Tuesday night near Limehouse, about 2 miles away from London Bridge. Ms Delcros was seriously injured by the van, although her condition in hospital has stabilised, her family said.

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  • Feinstein: I Believe Comey Over Trump
Feinstein: I Believe Comey Over Trump

And she said, just call it a matter . And he either intentionally or inadvertently confused the investigations of Clinton's email server and of alleged Russian collusion with Trump's campaign before the November election. "... I don't know whether it was intentional or not but it gave the impression that the attorney general was looking to align...

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  • UK's May Says She Will Form Gov't, Press Ahead With Brexit
UK's May Says She Will Form Gov't, Press Ahead With Brexit

Mr Corbyn's party is now six points ahead following a disastrous election for the Prime Minister. This means no checkpoints or intrusive enforcement. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn urged her to resign, but she said her party would "ensure" stability in the UK. For decades it was led by its founder Rev Ian Paisley, a man who embodied hardline un...

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  • There's No Clear Winner in the UK Election. Here's What Happens Next
There's No Clear Winner in the UK Election. Here's What Happens Next

May is seeking permission from Queen Elizabeth II to form a government despite losing the majority. With almost two-thirds of the seats counted, the results appeared to be generally bearing out an exit poll that predicted the Conservatives would get 314 of the 650 seats in Parliament, down from 330, while the Labour Party was projected to win 2...

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  • Corbyn could yet form a minority government, top Momentum official says
Corbyn could yet form a minority government, top Momentum official says

May can no longer win an outright majority, based on calculations of news organizations including the British Broadcasting Corporation. With almost two-thirds of the seats counted, the results appeared to be generally bearing out an exit poll that predicted the Conservatives would get 314 of the 650 seats in Parliament, down from 330, while the...

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