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Britain starts sharing intelligence with the U.S. again

Britain starts sharing intelligence with the U.S. again

Britain has named the suspected suicide bomber who killed 22 people in an attack on a Manchester concert Monday as Salman Abedi , who was born in Britain of Libyan origin. Although the Times did not reveal the source of the images, it is all but certain they were passed to the newspaper by USA officials, who have access to British evidence files under a long-standing intelligence sharing pact.


Landslide buries California's Pacific Coast Highway

Landslide buries California's Pacific Coast Highway

A portion of the Pacific Coast Highway, considered by some as one of the most scenic drives in the US, was buried in dirt and stones by a massive landslide, the California Department of Transportation said. For now, 50 miles of Highway 1 from Big Sur in the north to Ragged Point in the south is pretty much off limits. Gafill said repairing this landslide is not as critical for business as the re-opening of Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge, a span on Highway 1 that was damaged from heavy rain in ...


Langer leads halfway through Senior PGA on Trump course

Langer leads halfway through Senior PGA on Trump course

The 59-year-old German could break Jack Nicklaus' record of eight senior majors with a win at Trump National . As one of many golfers still on the course when inclement weather compelled tournament officials to suspend the first round of the Senior PGA Championship , Vijay Singh had to play his final seven holes early Friday morning before moving on to his next 18.


'Discrimination Sunday': Texas Lawmakers Advance Anti-LGBT Bills

'Discrimination Sunday': Texas Lawmakers Advance Anti-LGBT Bills

Joe Moody, D-El Paso, of the transgender bathroom amendment. State lawmakers passed the bill on Sunday that allows adoption agencies to turn away clients on religious grounds. Celia Israel, a leader in opposing the bill said. The measure heads back to the Senate for consideration of changes made since it was in that chamber.



Trump's budget contains some glaringly simple math errors

But the aging baby boomer population means this rate has been slowing and dampening growth relative to the levels enjoyed in the several decades after World War II, when growth averaged close to 3 percent . DeVos says school choice gives parents and children education opportunities regardless of their income, zip code and race. Levi Russell, spokesman for Americans for Prosperity, the conservative group backed by billionaire Charles Koch, applauded Trump's call to balance the budget within ...


G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks: French source

G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks: French source

The bloc gathers annually to discuss issues including global economy, security and energy and this year's talks are touted to be "robust" and "challenging" after president Trump dressed down North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders for not spending enough on defence.