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Rugby MP confirms plan to stand in general election

At the event, May criticised her opponents the Labour Party, the Scottish National Party and the Liberal Democrats as, she said, they "want to do everything to stop us from being able to take Britain forward" and frustrate Brexit. Both May and the European Commission have said that negotiations will only start in earnest after the poll. She also said Britain was leaving the European Union and "there can be no turning back".


A look at extremist attacks in France in the past few years

A look at extremist attacks in France in the past few years

Even before French President Francois Hollande said he was convinced the Paris attack was "terrorist related" it had impacted on the effort to find his replacement. They were attacked with a Kalashnikov-wielding gunman just three days before the French presidential election . The attacker had been flagged as an extremist, according to two police officials, speaking on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to publicly discuss the investigation.



BP struggles to contain a natural gas leak in Alaska

By Sunday responders had managed to close a valve that stopped the spray of oil. The authorities have not established yet, what prompted the well to discharge oil and gas. North Slope production rose to 565,000 barrels a day in March, its highest level since December 2013. "Responders determined that the well had 'jacked up, ' or risen, approximately 3 - 4 feet; this vertical movement of the well caused the pressure gauge to break off and prevented operations from pumping into the well to ...



The White House Is Preparing For A Government Shutdown Next Week

Under normal circumstances there wouldn't be a single Democratic vote coming for this idea, but the White House may be planning some sweeteners to bring a few of them around. They've warned that including funding for it, or defunding Planned Parenthood, would be "poison pills" in any budget legislation. In addition to the prospect of a government shutdown, the White House is pressing Republican lawmakers to pass a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare before Trump reaches 100 days in office ...


Surge in bets for Jeremy Corbyn to be the next prime minister

Surge in bets for Jeremy Corbyn to be the next prime minister

Prime Minister Theresa May formally began Britain's divorce from the European Union last month, declaring there was no turning back, ushering in a tortuous exit process that will test the bloc's cohesion and pitch her country into the unknown.