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Author: 0 Another Stunning Election In France As Macron's Party Sweeps

The low turnout rate in the first round suggests a sharp drop-off in interest among voters since the May election of President Macron. Runner-up in France's presidential election, Le Pen urged "patriotic" voters to turn out en masse in the second round June 18 and boost her party's small presence in the National Assembly .

Author: 0 Duchess of Cambridge visits London Bridge attack victims

The perpetrators - identified by police as Khuram Butt, Rachid Redouane, and Youssef Zaghba - were all killed in a hail of police bullets, but not before they were able to kill and wound dozens using a van and knives. He also privately visited the Manchester Royal Infirmary to meet some of the young survivors of the terrorist attack . Reece Coker, UK chief instructor at Combat Academy, which has seen a 70 percent application increase since the London attacks in March, said many people ...

Author: 0 American Otto Warmbier Has Been Released From A North Korean Prison

Warmbier initially was detained in January 2016, accused of trying to steal a propaganda banner at his Pyongyang hotel. He was charged with "hostile acts against the state", and after an hour-long trial in March the same year, sentenced to 15 years in prison with hard labour.

People Israel, New Zealand restore ties after settlements row
Author: 0 Israel, New Zealand restore ties after settlements row

Netanyahu was angry at New Zealand's involvement in the UN resolution, which passed with 14 yes votes and the abstention of the United States. The Jerusalem Post has reported Prime Minister Bill English wrote a letter saying that he regretted "the damage done to Israel-New Zealand relations as a result of New Zealand proposing Resolution 2334 at the Security Council".

Author: 0 Senior UK Conservative lawmaker in Belfast for talks with DUP -PA

As Britain reeled from the shock election result which saw the Conservatives lose their majority, attention turned to the party prepared to prop them up in the House of Commons. Northern Ireland's people voted in favor of remaining inside the European Union in the June 23 referendum a year ago, going against the national trend in favor of Brexit .

People Hostage-taker in Australia had been acquitted of terror plot
Author: 0 Hostage-taker in Australia had been acquitted of terror plot

Khayre once spent 16 months on remand before being acquitted of a 2009 terror plot to attack the Holsworthy army barracks in Sydney . Victoria Police is treating the attack as a terrorist incident and AAP photos show an evidence bag containing a "hardcover book with Arabic writing" was taken from the apartment.

Author: 0 United Kingdom poll: After result, media allies turn on PM May

She took a tough line against Brussels on the campaign trail, describing herself as a "bloody hard woman" and warning she was willing to walk away from the talks if she could not get a good deal. After a night of high drama across the country, May insisted her party was still in pole position to lead, despite falling short by eight seats and having to turn to Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party for backing.

Author: 0 UK's Theresa May holds talks to seal government alliance

May is due to hold a meeting at Downing Street Tuesday with DUP leader Arlene Foster to discuss the working relationship between the two parties. DUP has won 10 seats in these elections. Mrs Foster said: "We've had some very good discussions today and those discussions are continuing this afternoon".

Author: 0 Trump willing to testify, won't say if tapes of Comey talks exist

He said that he'd carefully documented his interactions with Trump because he anxious Trump would misrepresent them, and accused the administration of spreading " lies , plain and simple" about the reasons for his firing. The president said he was "Very, very happy, and, frankly, James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said, and some of the things that he said just weren't true".

People 2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36
Author: 0 2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36

Harris ran a tattoo shop inside the Ghost Ship . Emails and correspondence between tenants and the Ngs showed early knowledge of the haphazard electrical system, and sources told this newspaper that the fire was sparked by an overburdened electrical system.

People Coalition MPs aren't happy with Turnbull's clean energy plan
Author: 0 Coalition MPs aren't happy with Turnbull's clean energy plan

Even so, this is unlikely to placate all the backbench rebels and also runs the risk of Labor withdrawing its offer of bipartisan support because it can not accept a policy that designates coal as a clean emissions source. Support from the likes of Senator Cormann and Mr Joyce will be vital over coming weeks if Mr Turnbull is to prevail. The debate over climate change is a proxy, in some sections of the Coalition, for concerns about Mr Turnbull's leadership just as it was back in 2009 when ...

Author: 0 After Senseless Tragedy at Weis Markets, A Vigil For Victims

Shortly before he allegedly opened fire and killed three people inside the Weis Market early Thursday, Randy Stair left a chilling final tweet. Nederostek said investigators are following " many, many leads " but declined to comment on a potential motive.

People UVA issues statement student held by NKorea
Author: 0 UVA issues statement student held by NKorea

He had not been seen in public since his detention, and Swedish diplomats representing USA interests - the US has no diplomatic relations with North Korea - were denied access to Warmbier . Yun's trip was the highest-level US visit since then-Director of National Intelligence James Clapper travelled to North Korea in 2014 to secure the release of two Americans, Kenneth Bae and Matthew Todd Miller, who had been sentenced to hard labour.

People Brokenshire not keen on Stormont mediator move amid DUP deal criticism
Author: 0 Brokenshire not keen on Stormont mediator move amid DUP deal criticism

May is under pressure to take on a more cross-party approach to the negotiations surrounding Brexit. "They are obliged to be so in the wording of the Good Friday and other agreements but unless an Irish government is keeping them to that responsibility, they will behave as they have behaved for as long as I have lived and longer than that".

Author: 0 Scottish Conservatives want emphasis off immigration and on economy

Mr Osborne, who was outed from the cabinet by Theresa May, was full of praise for Ms Davidson , and said she was "flexing her muscles". Speaking yesterday, Davidson - who has been tipped as a future party leader in some quarters - insisted that free trade was more important than immigration as she called for an "open Brexit".

Author: 0 Trump's lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey, report says

Trump agreed he would speak with special counsel Robert Mueller , above, who is investigating whether Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 presidential election and whether members of the Trump campaign team co-ordinated efforts with officials from Moscow.

Author: 0 Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

Gingrich said Comey represented the deep state "permanent opposition" to the president, who would stop at nothing to "keep their influence" and harm Trump's presidency. In his testimony , Comey said that after he was sacked and Trump's May 12 tweet, he gave the memos to Richman with the intent that they be leaked to the media.

People Russia's election hacking reached 39 U.S. states, says report
Author: 0 Russia's election hacking reached 39 U.S. states, says report

Russia's attempts to hack the United States 2016 presidential election were more extensive than previously thought, a new report reveals. In Illinois, investigators discovered proof that attackers tried to delete or alter voter data. This failed because Mitch McConnell didn't care about Russian hacking. That suggested more than a mere spying mission and potentially a test run for a disruptive attack , according to the people familiar with the continuing USA counterintelligence inquiry.

Author: 0 Two US soldiers, 2 others wounded in Afghan solider attack, official says

An Afghan soldier has killed two U.S. troops and injured another two in an insider attack. The White House press office said President Donald Trump had been briefed on the incident. Afghanistan has been hit by numerous violent attacks in recent weeks with the launch of the Taliban's spring offensive, including a massive bomb attack in the capital, Kabul , that killed more than 150 people.

Author: 0 Russian Federation protests: Hundreds detained at opposition rallies

FILE - In this Monday June 12, 2017 file photo, a protestor is pulled down from a lamppost during a demonstration in downtown Moscow , Russia , Monday, June 12, 2017. But the 41-year-old lawyer turned political street campaigner hopes anger over corruption may boost his support. "For those who want a future for Russia, wellbeing for the country and its citizens and a peaceful sky over their heads, there is only one candidate - Vladimir Putin ", he told the Russian website Life.

Author: 0 Donald Trump '100%' willing to testify under oath on James Comey

Trump's comments are referring to Comey's admission that he had leaked the written notes he'd kept during meetings with the President. The Senate judiciary committee , meanwhile, sent a request to Columbia University law professor Daniel Richman for Comey's memos.

People Players walk out to sound of Oasis song for France-England
Author: 0 Players walk out to sound of Oasis song for France-England

In the space of 90 minutes we saw the things we are very good at, with the ball we caused a lot of problems and looked a threat and created good openings and took our first goal very well. The match should be one of the best this week, with both teams eager to get the victory for bragging rights in a historic rivalry. Southgate has been keen to reconnect with previous generations, bringing Glenn Hoddle in to mark Michael Keane's debut and inviting Terry Butcher to mark Gary Cahill's 50th ...

Author: 0 Warriors capture their second National Basketball Association title in three years

I think if we look at it, in Game 3, LeBron [James ] and Curry had an outstanding game. "To be back here and bring gold Larry [O'Brien] back home, I'm just excited to be a part of this group and accomplish something special". Two courtside seats reportedly went for $133 000 on the resale market while other pairs of seats went for $82 000 and $90 000. West, Thompson and J.R.

Author: 0 UK's May holds alliance talks with NIreland party chief

The 1998 peace accord, which provides the template for powersharing at Stormont, commits the United Kingdom and Irish governments to demonstrate "rigorous impartiality" when it comes to the differing political traditions in Northern Ireland.