• Theresa May hold talks with DUP to form government
Theresa May hold talks with DUP to form government

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party resumed talks on a deal to prop up her minority government yesterday as she faced a battle over her Brexit strategy just days before European Union divorce talks are due to begin.

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  • Rivals `all Team Scalise´ as political baseball clash honours shot Republican
Rivals `all Team Scalise´ as political baseball clash honours shot Republican

Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old man from IL, in the months and weeks before Wednesday morning's shooting . Staff at MedStar Washington Medical Center updated the press and, frankly, concerned citizens across the country, on Rep. The wounded Capitol Police officers were identified as David Bailey , who was treated for a minor injury, and Crystal ...

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  • Britain should stress jobs, prosperity in Brexit talks - Hammond
Britain should stress jobs, prosperity in Brexit talks - Hammond

However, putting the pro-British unionist DUP in a position of influence in London could also undermine the British government's ability, enshrined in a 1998 peace agreement, to function as an impartial broker between Northern Ireland's unionists and its Catholic Irish nationalists.

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  • Dems Win Ballgame of Unity, Give Trophy to Scalise
Dems Win Ballgame of Unity, Give Trophy to Scalise

Scalise, a veteran Louisiana politician, was reported by CNN to be clinging to life after surgery. The gunman, 66-year-old James Hodgkinson , was shot multiple times and later died. McSally, a Republican in her second term, forwarded the messages to US Capitol police, resulting in federal charges against an Arizona man. "One of the things ...

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  • Cosby jury deliberations, now longer than trial, stretch into Saturday
Cosby jury deliberations, now longer than trial, stretch into Saturday

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP ) — Bill Cosby's lawyer repeatedly demanded a mistrial in his sex assault trial as five days of deliberations on the fate of the man once known as America's Dad pushed into Father's Day weekend, but the judge said there was no precedent to shut down the jury's talks.

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  • 58 missing, presumed dead in London inferno
58 missing, presumed dead in London inferno

Two protests were called in reaction to the Grenfell Tower fire on Wednesday with many calling for an independent inquest into the event. The group outside Number 10 on Saturday. "Based on what we know there is nothing to suggest that the fire was started deliberately ", Cundy said. This relies on dental records, fingerprints and DNA when po...

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  • Congressional baseball game goes on as planned - with renewed importance after shooting
Congressional baseball game goes on as planned - with renewed importance after shooting

Scalise's hideaway office in the U.S. Capitol is mostly decorated with art and artifacts of Abraham Lincoln, who used the space during his own brief stint in Congress. "Morality's just gone, morals have flown out the window and we deserve so much better than this as a country". Capitol Police have increased their presence at the stadium where the...

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  • Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russian Federation probe
Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russian Federation probe

From the tweet , it sounds like Trump is blaming Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein . "Nice", Trump wrote on Twitter, later repeating his accusation that the probe was a " witch hunt ". President Trump acknowledged publicly for the first time today that he was under investigation in the expanding inquiry into Russian influence in the el...

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  • Special Counsel Has Hired 13 Lawyers, 'With Several More In The Pipeline'
Special Counsel Has Hired 13 Lawyers, 'With Several More In The Pipeline'

The former director of the Department of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, is scheduled to appear June 21 in an open session before the House of Representatives' intelligence committee, which is looking into Russian activity during the 2016 US election campaign.

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  • Trump says those driving Russia investigation are 'very bad and conflicted people'
Trump says those driving Russia investigation are 'very bad and conflicted people'

Trump's tweet Friday reflected the first official confirmation that he is being investigated by the special counsel for the reasons he fired Comey last month. After all, Trump fired him from his role as FBI Director on May 9, a little less than four years into his 10-year term. The move ordered Thursday by the transition's general counsel cast ...

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  • Trump tweetstorm slams Russian Federation investigation
Trump tweetstorm slams Russian Federation investigation

Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations. Trump on Thursday fired of a series of tweets describing the Russian Federation investigation as a "witch hunt" and he inquired to as to why Hillary Clinton's alleged dealings with Russian Federation were not being investigated.

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  • [Newsmaker] Trump decries being target of Russian Federation probe
[Newsmaker] Trump decries being target of Russian Federation probe

The president tweeted Friday, "After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians, ' nobody has been able to show any proof". Last month, news surfaced that Kushner may have discussed creating a secret communications channel between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin with Kislyak.

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  • Australian Kirsty Boden confirmed dead in London terror attack
Australian Kirsty Boden confirmed dead in London terror attack

He said in part, "It is truly humbling that bright, hard-working people like Kirsty were courageous enough to run towards danger in aid of victims lying helpless on the bridge following such a barbaric attack". "I appeal to all those who have news of #Xavier #Thomas who is missing". "We are heartbroken by these bad crimes and by this awful loss...

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  • Officer hurt in GOP practice shooting throws first pitch at Congressional game
Officer hurt in GOP practice shooting throws first pitch at Congressional game

Scott Applewhite). Unlikely. About three hours before the baseball game was to begin, Trump was at it with tweets. The House lurched back to business in a somber mood as law enforcement tracked the path the shooter traveled to his ballfield carnage.

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  • The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year
The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year

Democratic Representative Tim Ryan, who described himself as a strong supporter of gun rights, told reporters that "does not mean we should not have universal background checks " to gauge gun buyers' mental health and to check on whether they are on terrorism watch lists.

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  • Trump Is Letting America Get Pushed Around by Saudi Arabia
Trump Is Letting America Get Pushed Around by Saudi Arabia

President Trump's dubbing of his visit to Saudi Arabia as "historic", and the description of the understanding document between him and King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud as "unprecedented", according to Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir at a press conference with his American counterpart Rex Tillerson in Riyadh on May 20, emanate from a p...

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  • London fire: Queen, not PM May, taps into national mood
London fire: Queen, not PM May, taps into national mood

A massive fire raced through the 24-story high-rise apartment building in west Lo. The Communities Secretary also told the programme he was working with the local authority to ensure people who lived in Grenfell Tower were "rehoused properly, immediately in the local area".

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  • Trump acknowledges he's under investigation
Trump acknowledges he's under investigation

Trump expressed frustration Thursday at the prospect of that review, again taking to Twitter to denounce the probe as a "witch hunt", and complaining that Hillary Clinton should be the subject of a Russia-related investigation , not him.

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  • President Trump Is Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice
President Trump Is Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice

Examining such possible charges will allow investigators to interview key people within the administration including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Rosenstein and possibly Trump, the source said . and adviser Newt Gingrich - have deemed Mueller biased and worthy of dismissal. Even if Mueller's probe finds evidence Trump tried to obstruct just...

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  • Firing Mueller would be a stupid, reckless act even for Trump
Firing Mueller would be a stupid, reckless act even for Trump

Ruddy appeared to be basing his remarks, at least in part, on comments from Jay Sekulow, a member of Trump's legal team, who told ABC in an interview Sunday that he was "not going to speculate" on whether Trump might at some point order deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein to fire Mueller.

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