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Funding questions hang over Labour's Bradford manifesto launch

McCluskey, the general secretary of Unite - the U.K.'s biggest trade union - said it would be "extraordinary" if Labour won and admitted part of the problem was the party leader's public image, which he blamed on "media bias". If Labour held 200 seats, the result would probably give May a working majority of more than 80 MPs, up from 17. Eric Shaw, University of Stirling: We should also bear in mind the drip drip effects of the Tory (Conservative) press on moulding readers' reception of ...


White House says President Trump Didn't Know Where Information Came From

White House says President Trump Didn't Know Where Information Came From

It looks like such fears were well-founded: During a White House meeting with the Russian ambassador and foreign minister last week, President Trump shared highly classified information that was given to the United States by a key USA ally - who did not give our government permission to share it with Putin's regime - according to reports from the Washington Post, BuzzFeed News, and the New York Times .



Fit-again Rohit, Shami in Champions Trophy squad

India have made it a point, under new coach Anil Kumble, to test their injured players in domestic cricket before picking them for internationals. Mohammad Shami who played last in the semi final of world cup 2015 proved his fitness by participating in the Match.


US Supreme Court denies stay of execution

US Supreme Court denies stay of execution

J.W. Ledford, 45, has spent about a quarter century on death row after being convicted of the 1992 robbery and murder of a doctor who lived near him. Georgia has carried out its first execution of the year, putting to death a man who fatally stabbed his neighbor 25 years ago.


Bon Jovi Surprises Students Fairleigh Dickinson Graduation

Bon Jovi Surprises Students Fairleigh Dickinson Graduation

On Tuesday morning, MTVU announced the victor on Twitter, noting "Fairleigh Dickinson rocked the #JBJReunionContest". The rock band put on an impromptu performance during the ceremony at Met Life stadium in East Rutherford today. That composition, which Jon Bon Jovi quipped had only been sung "for the chancellor in the back dressing room" prior to its public debut, has since been recorded; it appears on Bon Jovi's most recent studio effort, This House Is Not for Sale.



Donald Trump 'asked ex-FBI director to drop Flynn probe'

A day after Comey was sacked, the Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenaed Flynn for documents pretaining to his communications with Russian officials. "The Democrats will cry obstruction of justice, which is a crime, and the fascinating thing will be to see if the Republicans join in". The Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel has opined in the past that the president can not be indicted or prosecuted at all, "because it would impermissibly interfere with the President's ability to ...