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Back to the ballot box: UK lawmakers approve June 8 election

During the debate, held on Wednesday afternoon in the House of Commons, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn reminded the prime minister that she had previously stated emphatically that there wouldn't be a general election until 2020. But back in 2005, the Lib Dems were under 1,000 votes behind Labour in the constituency. Meanwhile, in Scotland, the leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP) First Minister Nicola Sturgeon assured reporters that May's decision would place Scotland in an ...



Pope Francis Calls for Divine Support for Good Seekers in Lat Am

At least 126 people , including 68 children, were killed in a bomb attack Saturday near Aleppo when a vehicle loaded with explosives hit buses transporting evacuees from mostly government-held towns. The church's first pontiff from Latin America voiced concern over the "political and social tensions" in the world as well as the "scourge of corruption" on his home continent.



Fresno police investigating 3 random killings as hate crimes, not terrorism

A 39-year-old shooter shot and killed 3 in Fresno, California. Mark Greer said he and 58-year-old David Jackson stopped at the Catholic Charities building after running a bank errand because Greer needed to use the restroom. The slain men are believed to have had no connection to Muhammad. The ShotSpotter gunfire detection system, which uses a network of sensors to "listen" for shots being fired, immediately alerted police to the shooting.


MOAB drop ordered by U.S. general, Trump approval not needed, officials say

MOAB drop ordered by U.S. general, Trump approval not needed, officials say

Forces - Afghanistan conducted a strike on an ISIS-K tunnel complex in Achin district, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, as part of ongoing efforts to defeat ISIS-K in Afghanistan in 2017", U.S. U.S. and Afghan officials have said their goal is to "eliminate" the Islamic State from Afghanistan this year, but the Trump administration has not yet said if it plans to commit more troops to the fight.


Melania's Nudge Saves Donald From Certain Hand-Over-Heart Burn

Melania's Nudge Saves Donald From Certain Hand-Over-Heart Burn

The President typically says a few words, moderates the egg roll, and reads a book, all while flanked by an Easter Bunny, who may or may not be Sean Spicer. There was, however, some speculation about whether the Trumps would be able to pull off a successful "egg-stravaganza". The White House may have just witnessed the weirdest Easter Egg Roll annual celebration ever under Donald Trump's rule.



WRAPUP 5-U.S.-Russia relations at another low after Syria attacks

With tensions rising over Syria and other issues, President Donald Trump said Wednesday that USA relations with Russian Federation "may be at an all-time low" as he moved ever further away from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow.