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One person remains in custody in wake of Westminster attack

One person remains in custody in wake of Westminster attack

BIRMINGHAM, England Before he killed at least four people in Britain's deadliest attack since the 2005 London bombings, Khalid Masood was considered by intelligence officers to be a criminal who posed little serious threat. A white Ford Ka, a silver BMW estate auto and a red Renault Kangoo were recovered from the scene on Friday afternoon (24 March), shortly after police officers emerged from the property carrying a plastic box.


Jeremy Corbyn asks the country not to count out a Labour victory

Jeremy Corbyn asks the country not to count out a Labour victory

In a statement, however, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn greeted the announcement with optimism. A female prime minister calls an election when the Opposition is divided, squabbling over policies and led by an unpopular socialist who's prompted some lawmakers to jump ship.


China Warns of War Risk as Trump Rattles Saber at North Korea

China Warns of War Risk as Trump Rattles Saber at North Korea

Japan's Foreign Ministry and the Prime Minister's office released nearly identical statements late Sunday, citing the US announcement about North Korea's failed ballistic missile launch from its east coast. Pence will discuss the US response when he visits South Korea and Japan as part of his Asian tour. The North Koreans use Sinpo shipyard for their submarine activity, and United States satellites have observed increased activity there in April, a U.S.


Spanish leader to testify in party-related corruption trial

Spanish leader to testify in party-related corruption trial

The daily "El Pais" newspaper, however, has reported that the public prosecutor considered testimony from Rajoy to be irrelevant to the case. The only comparable events since Spain's transition to democracy following dictator Francisco Franco's 1975 death, he added, were the court appearances of two former prime ministers.


Trump's Executive Order Targeting the H-1B Visa Program Is Pure Theater

Trump's Executive Order Targeting the H-1B Visa Program Is Pure Theater

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order for tightening the rules of the H-1B visa programme to stop its "abuse" and ensure that the visas are given to the "most-skilled or highest paid" petitioners, giving a major blow to Indian IT industry and professionals.


US backtracks on 'armada' sailing towards N. Korea

US backtracks on 'armada' sailing towards N. Korea

It only makes matters worse when his press secretary adds, "That's a fact, it happened. I'm trying to figure that out", Spicer said. Reuters and other news outlets reported on April 11 that the movement would take more than a week. "Very powerful, we have submarines, very powerful, far more powerful than the aircraft carrier, that I can tell you ", he told the program. Given the timing, it hardly needed to: Mr Trump had just wrapped up a two-day summit with Mr Xi at his Palm Beach club, ...