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Puerto Rico mulls political status in new referendum

Puerto Rico mulls political status in new referendum

The attacks included a lunchtime blast in 1975 that killed four people at historic Fraunces Tavern in Lower Manhattan, less than a mile from the new World Trade Center. The statehood option received 502,616 votes, or 97.18 percent of the votes cast. "The federal government can not ignore the results of this plebiscite and the will of our people".


No DUP deal with Theresa May after statement made 'in error'

No DUP deal with Theresa May after statement made 'in error'

But, unlike during the election campaign, when she repeatedly referred to the talks starting on June 19th, she was not specific about the date, suggesting it might move. The Good Friday Agreement was a major development in the peace process of the 1990s that brought peace to the region after decades of conflict. The DUP , although it wants to leave the European Union, will insist on keeping the single market that allows the free flow of goods across the UK's border with Ireland.



UK Election: Shock in Britain as Conservatives lose majority

May's aides, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, announced on Saturday that they had quit following sustained criticism of the campaign within the party. Foster told Sky News her party had had "very good discussions" with the Conservatives on Saturday and these would continue while refusing to say what she will demand from any deal.



May Links With DUP To Govern, Will Press Ahead With Brexit

The Labour leader, who survived an attempt to oust him by his own MPs before the election, now expects that he will be able to attract some of the party's biggest names to serve on his front bench. Although the PM is working on the reshuffle of her ministerial team, further appointments are not expected to be made on Saturday, with the Government's focus on talks with DUP .


2 civilians martyred by Indian unprovoked firing along LoC: ISPR

2 civilians martyred by Indian unprovoked firing along LoC: ISPR

In the another incident earlier in the day, the Army retaliated to a ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Bhimber Gali sector in Rajouri district at 9:45 am. A defence spokesman said on Thursday multiple attempts made by the Pakistan Army to push armed infiltrators across the LoC were foiled by troops resulting in the killing of seven militants.


Comey testimony: What was that reference to 'meddlesome priest'?

Comey testimony: What was that reference to 'meddlesome priest'?

James Lankford (R. -Okla.) asked Comey questions about what he assumed when Trump said to "hold back" on Flynn. During fired FBI Director James Comey's testimony, senator Angus King referred to British King Henry II's famous exclamation about Archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Becket , "Will no one rid me of this meddlesome priest? ".