• Britain and European Union launch Brexit talks in Brussels
Britain and European Union launch Brexit talks in Brussels

May, bruised by an election this month that cost her Conservatives their parliamentary majority, will make her case for a quick agreement on residency for EU nationals and employment rights at a summit of European leaders in the Belgian capital later this week.

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  • 'Nobody has been able to show any proof' on Russian Federation
'Nobody has been able to show any proof' on Russian Federation

Mr Rosenstein played a part in the dismissal of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey who was sacked by Mr Trump in May. However, it is likely that he was tweeting about Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , or Mueller who is examining whether the president obstructed justice by firing ex-FBI Director James Co...

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  • Senate Democrat: Any White House Tapes Due Friday
Senate Democrat: Any White House Tapes Due Friday

The Washington Post says he is , and their evidence seems pretty strong. When the host noted that Sekulow had just twice said the president is under investigation, the attorney insisted otherwise. "They're essentially engaging in a scorched-earth litigation strategy that is beginning with trying to discredit the prosecutor". Turley says that...

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  • David Davis 'positive' about Brexit negotiations
David Davis 'positive' about Brexit negotiations

A top German business lobby is urging negotiators for Britain and the European Union to quickly come to an agreement over how Britain's departure from the EU will affect cross-border trade - and avoid a "hard Brexit ". This morning the Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson , also signalled an upbeat shift in the government's tone of voice about th...

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  • Reality Winner, Alleged NSA Leaker, Will Plead Not Guilty, Lawyer Says
Reality Winner, Alleged NSA Leaker, Will Plead Not Guilty, Lawyer Says

Winner's mother, Billie Winner-Davis, told The Associated Press in an interview Wednesday she fears prosecutors will try to make an example of her daughter to show that they're not "going to tolerate leakers". "She volunteers. She does whatever she can to make the community, and the world better", said Winner-Davis. "I don't know how to explain...

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  • BC Liberals to promise major policy changes in upcoming throne speech
BC Liberals to promise major policy changes in upcoming throne speech

Wilkinson said the Liberals are calling on the Greens and the NDP to support the ban in the legislature so the new law can be implemented quickly. He said the sudden reversal of the government's stance on donations is a result of what candidates heard during the election campaign.

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  • United Kingdom sees 'happy' Brexit outcome for both sides
United Kingdom sees 'happy' Brexit outcome for both sides

After the first day of the negotiations, which could shape the UK's economic and political future for a generation, it was agreed that working groups of officials would aim to make progress on the issues of citizens' rights , the UK's financial settlement, the so-called divorce bill, and other issues to do with separation.

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  • Despite Tweets That Say Otherwise, Lawyers Insist Trump Is Not Under Investigation
Despite Tweets That Say Otherwise, Lawyers Insist Trump Is Not Under Investigation

When Wallace pointed out the apparent contradiction, Sekulow retreated to his talking points: "We have not received nor are we aware of any investigation of the president of the United States, period". The two were formerly law partners at Washington firm WilmerHale. Mueller's probe is in its earliest stages and the idea he had narrowed the inv...

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  • Trump's son-in-law being investigated for Russian interference in USA elections
Trump's son-in-law being investigated for Russian interference in USA elections

In a special hearing, last week, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee he believes Trump fired him because he resisted presidential requests to drop the Russian Federation investigation, especially as it pertained to Flynn, the former national security adviser.

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  • Inside Grenfell Tower: UK police relase images of aftermath of deadly fire
Inside Grenfell Tower: UK police relase images of aftermath of deadly fire

The rescue dogs along with London Fire Brigade's canine units were sent into the building on Friday along with the MET's urban search and rescue dogs. 'As of this morning, I'm afraid to say there are now 79 people that we believe are either dead or missing and I sadly have to presume are dead, ' police commander Stuart Cundy told reporters.

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  • Dems gum up Senate to protest GOP health care bill secrecy
Dems gum up Senate to protest GOP health care bill secrecy

Those conversations between senators and the CBO - common for lawmakers working on major, complex pieces of legislation - sometimes prompt members to press through and other times to change course. Murkowski has been frank about her frustration with how the Senate is crafting their health care bill. "I expect us to vote on it next week", Sen.

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  • What can we expect as the Article 50 talks begin? - podcast
What can we expect as the Article 50 talks begin? - podcast

Barnier said after welcoming Davis that it was important to tackle uncertainties caused by Brexit . "There is more that unites us than divides us", he said, adding that Britain was looking for a " positive and constructive tone" in the talks.

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  • Rep. Scalise reported in critical condition with severe bleeding after third surgery
Rep. Scalise reported in critical condition with severe bleeding after third surgery

Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican , arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding, Sava said. The bullet caused massive bleeding, and damaged bones and internal organs. Congressman Cedric Richmond, a Democrat from Louisiana and the team's star pitcher, visited Scalise twice on Wednesday and will do so again be...

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  • Democrats stall Senate work to protest healthcare secrecy
Democrats stall Senate work to protest healthcare secrecy

Professor Ross Baker of Rutgers University deemed the GOP process of drafting the health care bill in closed meetings and keeping its details a secret from colleagues unprecedented. They wrote that Democrats, by comparison, held about 100 hearings and meetings, accepted more than 150 amendments sponsored or cosponsored by GOP senators and spent...

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  • Special prosecutor Mueller boosts his team for US Russian investigation
Special prosecutor Mueller boosts his team for US Russian investigation

In his latest tweet , the president seemed to confirm he is under investigation for possible obstruction of justice. President Donald Trump says it's "sad" that seven months of investigations and hearings into possible links between his campaign and Russian Federation have been fruitless.

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  • Spicer Doesn't Quite Say that Trump Has Confidence in Rosenstein
Spicer Doesn't Quite Say that Trump Has Confidence in Rosenstein

That follows the line of thinking by Trump's personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, who said on a number of Sunday news shows that Trump wasn't under investigation. Rosenstein of course is responsible for appointing Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate the Russian Federation collusion charges. The White House used a memo he wrote to justify ...

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  • Ireland - Theresa May's latest Brexit blunder
Ireland - Theresa May's latest Brexit blunder

Ireland's new Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said today he had been reassured by Theresa May that her planned deal with the DUP would not undermine the Good Friday Agreement. "Continued refusal by the DUP and British government to accept these fundamental positions will create only one outcome: a future of permanent political instability", he said.

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  • Twins die after getting locked inside abandoned vehicle
Twins die after getting locked inside abandoned vehicle

Police officials say that they are investigating the matter and so far, there were no indications of foul play. Harsha and Harishita were rushed to a private hospital after they were found unconscious in an old Hyundai auto but they were declared brought dead.

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  • Britain, European Union To Start Historic Brexit Talks
Britain, European Union To Start Historic Brexit Talks

Britain and the EU have agreed on the priorities and timetable for Brexit negotiations after the first session of talks on Monday, EU pointman Michel Barnier said . This uncompromising stance is "not about punishment" or "revenge", but simply a effect of Britain's decision to exit, he said. She even threatened to walk away from Europe witho...

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  • Woman gang-raped, thrown out of car in Greater Noida
Woman gang-raped, thrown out of car in Greater Noida

The woman was noticed lying on the road near the hospital by a passerby Tuesday morning, who then informed the police. India brought in more stringent laws against sexual offenders after the fatal gang-rape of a student in Delhi in December 2012, but they have failed to stem the tide of violence against women across the country.

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