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Jeremy Corbyn says Labour's 'message is getting through' to voters

The Conservatives won the fundraising battle during the first week of the election campaign, raising £4.1 million from donors while Labour remains nearly totally reliant on trade unions. "Society should not be setting the future of our young against security for the old". Labour highlighted analysis by living standards think tank the Resolution Foundation which suggested that the winter fuel payment plans look set to restrict the benefit to the very poorest two million pensioners, taking ...


Sheriff David Clarke reportedly plagiarized parts of his master's thesis

Sheriff David Clarke reportedly plagiarized parts of his master's thesis

Raw Story reported that among the sources that Sheriff Clarke allegedly plagiarized from was a 2011 ACLU report on the need to overhaul secrecy laws, and an ACLU report from 2007 on 'fusion centers. Among the almost four dozen instances cited by the news network are those involving sources from the American Civil Liberties Union, the 9/11 Commission Report and the Pew Research Center.



Rouhani says Iran wants interaction with the world

Reporting from Tehran , Euronews' Javad Montazeri said: "Rouhani's outstanding number of votes are a show of firm support for him and his future government, to follow the route that's been started". "Precisely that", she told Peter. Sensing an effort by the hardliners, supporters of President Rouhani who back his promises to steer the country toward moderation came out in big numbers too.


Andre Iguodala, Zaza Pachulia questionable for Game 3 vs Spurs

Andre Iguodala, Zaza Pachulia questionable for Game 3 vs Spurs

Reports revealed Kawhi Leonard's status for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals. Leonard missed Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals against Houston after spraining his left ankle in the fourth quarter of Game 5. But Golden State blitzed Aldridge from all angles in Game 2 and the Spurs are scrambling to find their identity with both Leonard and Parker out with injuries.



Rosenstein: Trump was firing Comey anyway, but I stand by my memo

Trump abruptly fired former FBI chief James Comey last week in the middle of the agency's probe into Russia's involvement in the U.S. elections and the Kremlin's links with the mogul's presidential campaign. He's not going to go looking for dresses and scandalous things. At one point during the press conference when asked by a reporter if he urged Mr Comey to drop an investigation into Russian ties with last year's election he said, "no, no".



Turkey's Erdogan says USA visit to herald new beginning in relationship

The announcement is a snub to Turkey, which doesn't want the Syrian Kurdish-led force to take the city, offering its own troops instead. There is plenty of evidence that the YPG has many fighters from the Turkish PKK and other Kurdish factions and that among the group's military aims has been an attempt to control the Turkish-Syrian border and form a contiguous area with Iraqi Kurdistan and the Kurdish regions of Turkey.