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Nicola Sturgeon admits SNP is 'not perfect' after 10 years in power

Nicola Sturgeon admits SNP is 'not perfect' after 10 years in power

She explained: "Because we as the Scottish government, the SNP, are not in charge of the Brexit process right now we don't know exactly what that is going to be like, how that is going to unfold". Sturgeon labelled the EU's Common Fisheries Policy "no longer fit for purpose" during the interview. The first minister's suggestion that the question of which currency Scotland would use was still the subject of some confusion was met with fierce criticism.


Drayton Manor death: Theme park victim Evha Jannath died from chest injuries

Drayton Manor death: Theme park victim Evha Jannath died from chest injuries

The South Staffordshire Coroner's office released the cause of Evha Jannath's death as "blunt force chest trauma" and said an inquest into her death would open next Tuesday. "We would like to also thank fellow schools in Leicester and Leicester City Council for providing practical help, including counselling for our pupils and staff".



Duke Energy told to detail costs, prospects for nuke plant

The North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) has given Duke 60 days to respond to a raft of questions on the project for which Duke has already spent an estimated $531 million, according to a filing with state regulators in SC. Toshiba-owned Westinghouse said in March that it had financing to maintain its operations and continue work on four nuclear reactors it is helping to build in SC and Georgia.


Chelsea Manning: Wikileaks source freed from military prison

Chelsea Manning: Wikileaks source freed from military prison

And the seven years that had already been served was seen as enough by the Obama White House. The 29-year-old served seven years in jail over what is believed to have been the biggest breach of classified information in United States military history.



Netanyahu: Trump Visit Will 'Strengthen Our Great Alliance'

Trump said at a news conference with Netanyahu in February that his administration was looking at moving the embassy "with great care". In her Senate confirmation hearing, Haley she "absolutely" supports such a move. "That sounds like a policy decision ", McMaster responded. Israeli officials appear to be increasingly concerned over Trump visit, during which he is expected to attempt to revive the peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.