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US Attorney Generals to sue Trump over foreign payments to Trump hotels

US Attorney Generals to sue Trump over foreign payments to Trump hotels

The White House did not immediately respond to requests for comment on Monday. "He adds the two officials are seeking to serve as a "check and balance" against the president". In a 70-page brief Friday, the Justice Department asked a judge to dismiss the case filed by CREW, arguing that the emoluments clause doesn't apply to "fair-market commercial transactions" such as those paid to stay at Trump hotels or play at Trump golf clubs, Bloomberg reported .



Philippines' Duterte says didn't seek US support in city siege

Duterte said on Sunday he had not expected the battle to be as serious as it became, adding it had now emerged "that Baghdadi himself , the leader of "IS", has specifically ordered terroristic activities here in the Philippines". Philippine military officials say the violence has left at least 138 militants and 58 government troops dead. Since fighting began, the army has taken back 90 per cent of the city.


Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker

Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker

This afternoon Scotland Yard released the name of the "third" London attacker , Youssef Zaghba , after releasing names of the other two yesterday. Redouane was 30 years old and had claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. At any one time there are about 500 active counter-terrorism investigations concerning 3000 people of interest.



New election only alternative to deal with DUP - senior Conservative MP

We need a Brexiteer. She also promised to push towards a Brexit deal which will enable Britain to permanently exit the European Union . It is very possible that her conservative party could lose its majority in Parliament , and there is mounting pressure for her to resign.


Violent death probed after torso found in a bag in the mountains

Violent death probed after torso found in a bag in the mountains

An investigation is under way following the discovery of human remains in Enniskerry, Co Wicklow. Officers have begun a trawl of missing persons files, however it is understood they believe the victim may have been murdered recently. St Fergal's parish priest, Reverend Larry Behan, said the local community was "deeply in shock", adding his prayers were with "anyone who would lose their lives" in such circumstances.



DUP deal threatens Northern Ireland peace, says former negotiator

She will "reflect on what we need to do in the future to take the party forward" after the result, she added.The UK voted for a hung parliament after shock losses for the Conservatives in the 2017 general election . SEVERAL HUNDRED protesters have gathered in central London to voice their anger at Theresa May's government and her alliance with the Democratic Unionist Party .