• Young's agent tweets that Riders waive former Texas star quarterback
Young's agent tweets that Riders waive former Texas star quarterback

The Roughriders' experiment with Vince Young seems to have come to an end. The 34-year-old Young, who signed with the Roughriders back in March , is expected to be sidelined four to six weeks. During a star-crossed National Football League career as a first-round draft pick of the Tennessee Titans, Young dealt with bouts of immaturity. The cut...

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  • Israeli policewoman stabbed to death in Jerusalem
Israeli policewoman stabbed to death in Jerusalem

A total of three Palestinian attackers, including the one who stabbed Malka, were shot dead by police during the two attacks. According to police reports, two of the attackers opened fire on police while a third stabbed the policewoman.

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  • Finsbury Park attack suspect named as Darren Osborne
Finsbury Park attack suspect named as Darren Osborne

Osborne is believed to have moved to the area from Weston-super- Mare around 10 years ago with his partner and four children. A man, who had earlier suffered a heart attack, died at the scene but it was not clear if his death was connected to the van attack.

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  • NI parties asked to respond on key talks issues
NI parties asked to respond on key talks issues

The British Prime Minister's comments came as she met Leo Varadkar at Downing Street for talks on Brexit and its impact on Ireland . We are talking about a confidence and supply agreement with them. "In the north of Ireland, Sinn Fein is enmeshed in institutional politics and their tie-up with EU funding, while in the south it wants to appea...

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  • UK, EU kick off 'positive' Brexit talks
UK, EU kick off 'positive' Brexit talks

But he said that Monday morning's terror attack in London and the devastating fires in Portugal reminded him that "there is more that unites us than divides us". Brexit secretary David Davis met with European Union leaders for the official beginning of Brexit negotiations on Monday, with uncertainty remaining following the loss of the Co...

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  • UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges
UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

Eight people were taken to the hospital, with many of them in serious condition. - The van appears to be a vehicle rented from a company in Wales. Police said the driver was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism , including murder and attempted murder.

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  • Talks to strike deal with DUP 'ongoing', says Downing Street
Talks to strike deal with DUP 'ongoing', says Downing Street

With May still hammering out the details of a post-election deal to stay in power with the support of a small Northern Irish party, there are fears of a disorderly exit that would weaken the West, imperil Britain's $2.5 trillion economy and undermine London's position as the only financial centre to rival NY.

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  • Jared Kushner Speaks at White House Tech Summit
Jared Kushner Speaks at White House Tech Summit

Jared Kushner , President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, made some of his first public remarks since joining the administration when he spoke Monday at an event for the American Technology Council. Kushner has denied any improper contacts with Russian Federation. Kushner has said through his private attorney that he will cooperate with a...

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  • Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning
Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

Sunday's assault marked an extremely rare direct attack from the Islamic Republic amid its support for embattled Syrian president Bashar Assad . The downing of the warplane - the first time in the conflict that the US has shot down a Syrian jet - came as Iran fired several ballistic missiles at IS positions in eastern Syria in retaliation ...

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  • Turkey to provide Qatar with food
Turkey to provide Qatar with food

Speaking after hosting his Qatari counterpart on Friday, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel called for the "sea and air blockades" to be lifted. "We had a decision to make, do we take the easy road or do we finally take a hard but necessary action". Bahrain and Egypt severed relations with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of supporting...

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  • Finsbury Park terror attack: Theresa May condemns 'sickening' assault on Muslims
Finsbury Park terror attack: Theresa May condemns 'sickening' assault on Muslims

I've seen the guy being held on the floor", Ibn Oman told Reuters at the scene. "If I ever needed anything he would come". 'My son is no terrorist - he's just a man with problems and I don't know how to cope with all this. Sadly he was pronounced dead at the scene at 01:04hrs. Osborne was arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation o...

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  • Bombardier secures £895 rail and maintenance contract
Bombardier secures £895 rail and maintenance contract

Mick Cash, general secretary of the Rail , Maritime and Transport union, said: "There is an agreement in place on South West Trains that there will be no extension of driver-only operation and no threat to guards' jobs or roles, and that agreement transfers with the undertaking to the First MTR South Western franchise".

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  • Theresa May: support for Grenfell fire victims was 'not good enough'
Theresa May: support for Grenfell fire victims was 'not good enough'

It came as police said the death toll had risen to 79 . Residents who survived the tower blaze lost everything and have no idea where they are going to live, or how they will get back on their feet. For police, fire and emergency crews inside the tower, "it is incredibly emotional working in there", Cundy said. She said it was "difficult to esca...

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  • This GOP Leader's Comment on the Congressional Shooting Angered Democrats and Republicans
This GOP Leader's Comment on the Congressional Shooting Angered Democrats and Republicans

Georgia's 6th Congressional District had been solidly red for years, flipping from Democrat to Republican in 1978, with the election of Rep. Newt Gingrich , who later went on to be House speaker. "I had a lot of guilt about the election and Trump winning", said Amanda Kelly , a stay-at-home mom who campaigned for Ossoff before the general elect...

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  • Minute of silence for London blaze victims
Minute of silence for London blaze victims

London police have begun releasing images of the burnt-out tower's interior. Cundy became visibly upset as he described conditions in the charred Grenfell Tower, where a search and recovery operation is expected to last weeks. Two British officials said Sunday that new exterior cladding used in a renovation of Grenfell Tower may have been banne...

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  • UK Caves In On First Day Of Brexit Talks
UK Caves In On First Day Of Brexit Talks

The two chief negotiators, Michel Barnier of the European Union and David Davis from Britain , immediately set off to find common ground in their working relationship, an important touchstone to see how amicable the biggest political divorce in decades will become.

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  • Brexit risks to UK economy in focus as Hammond, Carney speak
Brexit risks to UK economy in focus as Hammond, Carney speak

Mr Barnier said a "fair deal" was possible "and far better than no deal" and promised to work with, not against, the UK. But his political opponents argued that it was clear Brussels had won the first round in the Brexit talks. While denying they want to punish their neighbour, European Union officials have warned Britain against trying to "che...

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  • Brexit risks to UK economy in focus
Brexit risks to UK economy in focus

Davis and Barnier have one key issue over the first weeks of talks: building trust after months of haggling over leaks and figures over the final bill that Britain would have to pay for leaving. The top European Union negotiator, Michel Barnier , a former foreign minister of France, gave Davis a walking stick from his home region in the Alps.

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  • Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks
Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks

After Iran launched missiles into Syria, an advisor to the Iranian foreign minister, Sheikh Hussein al-Islam, said that Israel "is the main enemy" of Iran and that Israel should be anxious. The Guard warned Islamic State militants and their "regional and worldwide supporters" that similar retaliatory attacks would target them as well if another ass...

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  • Brexit talks set to begin today
Brexit talks set to begin today

Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz said: "If we don't succeed both sides will lose". Senior Cabinet figures have refused to say how long they expect the Prime Minister to remain in No 10 amid claims that successors are being lined up in readiness for a swift leadership campaign.

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