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Thousands of refugees rescued from the Mediterranean over the weekend

Thousands of refugees rescued from the Mediterranean over the weekend

Migrants from sub-Saharan Africa fleeing war and poverty have created an opportunity for smugglers, who calculate migrants will be picked up by rescue boats after entering worldwide waters 12 nautical miles off Libya's coast. "In 2017, the sea continues to be a graveyard", it said. Christopher Catrambone, the group's founder, said: "Nobody has ever seen anything like what we are witnessing this weekend.


PM may take part in Question Time-style TV session with voters

PM may take part in Question Time-style TV session with voters

But there was deep division over the issues which should decide the election's outcome, with Mrs May casting the poll as an opportunity to secure "strong and stable leadership" for Britain as it forges a new position outside the European Union, while Mr Corbyn said voters should take the chance to make their judgment on the Conservative record on austerity and public service cuts.


North Korea warns against United States 'hysteria'

North Korea warns against United States 'hysteria'

North Korea, still technically at war with the South after their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce but not a treaty, has on occasion conducted missile or nuclear tests to coincide with big political events and often threatens the United States, South Korea and Japan.



Edmonton MP glad of opportunity to fight Tories

She said Brexit only highlighted deeper ideological differences between the anti-globalization, pro-Brexit working class bloc and the pro-EU, pro-immigration urban voters. "I want a Labour government that ensures that carers are properly supported when they are caring for loved ones". This morning he is due to set out his vision for a Labour government, ...


Bill O'Reilly out at Fox after harassment allegations

Bill O'Reilly out at Fox after harassment allegations

She also said that NY state authorities should continue to investigate Fox News no matter what happened with O'Reilly. This story has been corrected to show that the downfall of O'Reilly began with an April 1, not April 2 report in The New York Times .


Reasons the Browns should draft Mitchell Trubisky with No. 1 pick

Reasons the Browns should draft Mitchell Trubisky with No. 1 pick

The Bears' decision to waive veteran cornerback Tracy Porter last week came as a bit of a surprise to analysts and fans who expected former first-round pick, Kyle Fuller, to find himself on the chopping block before the start of the regular season.