Britain's May in tough talks on forging governing alliance

She said: "I think there is a unity of objective among people in the United Kingdom". The DUP leader said: "There's been a lot of commentary around the issues that we are talking about and it won't surprise anyone that we are talking about matters that pertain, of course, to the nation generally".

DUP and Conservatives hold talks

The Northern Ireland party has come to May's aid after last week's general election left the prime minister eight seats short of the 326 seats needed in the House of Commons to command an overall majority. May, who ahead of the June referendum supported remaining in the European Union, has promised to start the formal Brexit talks next week, but opponents of a sharp break with the European Union took her woes as a chance to push back against her strategy.

Gunman Opens Fire At Members Of Congress As They Practice Baseball

Gunman Opens Fire At Members Of Congress As They Practice Baseball

Media outlets are reporting that law enforcement is examining his supposed anti-Trump posts online. The team of Republican congressman and staff members were practicing for a charity baseball game scheduled for later this week against a Democratic team.

Shooting Highlights Role Of Capitol Police

The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex in Alexandria, Virginia, where Republican lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice about 7 a.m. "We didn't exactly know where the shots were coming from, but it was loud, it was constant". The congressman is also known as a staunch supporter of gun rights and the 2nd Amendment, as well as an outspoken opponent of the Affordable Care Act who drove the House's efforts to repeal and replace it in his role as ...

Qatar Airways says majority of network unaffected by airspace restrictions

Nasredin Ali, from the Ethiopian-based Eritrean opposition group Red Sea Afar Democratic Organization, said Eritrean troops have now taken control of a mountainous border crossing area that Qatar had patrolled since 2008. Turkey s parliament last week approved deploying troops to a Turkish base in Qatar in what was seen as a show of support for its embattled ally. However, the carrier said services were largely unaffected by the decision in a statement Wednesday.