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British Parliament backs PM's call for June general election over 'Brexit'

British Parliament backs PM's call for June general election over 'Brexit'

European Union officials say Britain's surprise election will not interrupt the bloc's preparations for Brexit talks " though they will slightly delay the start of negotiations. Addressing a rowdy parliament, she said moving the election would avoid a clash of priorities in the most sensitive final stages of the two-year talks, ignoring criticism from opposition politicians that she was opportunistic and untrustworthy.


Pence sends warning to N. Korea aboard USS Ronald Reagan in Japan

Pence sends warning to N. Korea aboard USS Ronald Reagan in Japan

Both Japan and South Korea are home to tens of thousands of USA troops. Trump said on Twitter, recounting what he told Xi while hosting him this month at his Palm Beach, Florida, resort. "I really can't comment on the electronic and technical capabilities of our military, but we certainly would recognize that that was a failed missile test, it failed nearly immediately", he said.


North Korea threatens United States with nuclear weapons

North Korea threatens United States with nuclear weapons

Several KN-08 missiles were rolled out on trucks at the parade. He said the North may have a handful of plutonium-based warheads it can mount on medium-range ballistic missiles capable of reaching South Korea and Japan. North Korea has been facing pressure from the United States to curtail its programs related to the development of nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities.


Senators take commanding lead over Bruins in series

Senators take commanding lead over Bruins in series

The game remained scoreless until 5:49 into the third, when Erik Karlsson's shot deflected off Rask to his stick side. "The poise, especially under pressure - he's skating backwards with guys coming at him". "We'll show up, show some character", Rask said. "It's just a matter of trying to gain it back and maybe that's one of the small things we can progress at a bit - when we lose that momentum, trying to get it back as quick as possible".



Did Democrats win a moral victory in Kansas?

But only once did the winning candidate in the special election get a higher percentage of the vote than their party's candidate in the preceding November election. Jon Ossoff, the leading Democratic contender, has harnessed the activists' anger with early fundraising appeals like "Make Trump Furious". Karen Handel, Georgia's former secretary of state, has led the Republican field but the race has turned nasty, with GOP rivals accusing her of being a political opportunist and the ...


US considers shooting North Korea test missiles out of the sky

US considers shooting North Korea test missiles out of the sky

Asked whether he had ruled out the possibility of launching a military strike against North Korea, Trump said he did not wish to reveal his plans. Vice President Mike Pence sent another clear warning to North Korea on Wednesday, telling personnel aboard a Japan-based USA aircraft carrier that " all options are on the table" when dealing with the Stalinist regime.