UK's Labour pledges new Brexit strategy if it wins election

Speaking to the BBC on Tuesday night, Lord Mandelson said Labour is not "differentiating their position and their policy sufficiently from the government" on Brexit and has had an "equivocal and fence-sitting approach" so far. It's what mandate does she claim, on Brexit and on the health service and all the other things. Voters will go to the polls on June 8 in the most important general election Britain has faced in 60 years, Theresa May insisted as she took the campaign fight to ...

Macron Names Surprise Choice as New Prime Minister

It would also make good on Macron's campaign promises to repopulate French politics with new faces. Philippe has been the mayor of Le Havre , a port city in the Normandy region of northern France, since 2010 and became a member of parliament for the region two years later.

FBI chief's unceremonious ouster boomerangs on president

The newspaper cited a memo Mr Comey wrote shortly after the conversation. 'He is a good guy, ' according to Comey's retelling of the meeting. "And in fact when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said 'you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won, '" Trump told Holt.

Stephen Curry, Warriors rout Spurs for 2-0 series lead

Referring to Golden State forward Draymond Green , Rose said: "Draymond talked a lot after the game how basically he was gassed at halftime because the team had been off multiple days and the Spurs were just coming off a series and seemed the team more in shape to perform at the beginning of the game".

Japan Princess to Wed, Sparking Debate on Shrinking Royal Family

Japan Princess to Wed, Sparking Debate on Shrinking Royal Family

Women can't ascend the Japanese throne and once the princess marries next year, she will immediately lose her princess status - despite being the granddaughter of the current emperor - and according to Japanese tradition, would be obliged to leave the Imperial family.

Trump threatens to cancel all future news briefings

Comey, however, has indicated that he would publicly testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee if the panel agrees to arrange one. But Comey felt he had little choice in the matter. Many Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, suggested that only a special prosecutor could guarantee a fully independent inquiry in light of pressure from the White House.