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Southern Baptist Convention Votes To Condemn White Supremacy

The heated debate on Tuesday night prompted the convention to draw up a new resolution , which was voted in on Wednesday afternoon. Duke on Wednesday apologized personally to McKissic for the way the resolution was handled. "While the alt right term may be new, the idea is not", said Cornerstone's executive pastor Darrell Sneed. Meanwhile, McKissic was incensed. The convention is home to prominent evangelical supporters of Trump, but some leaders within the denomination have ...


Queen's Speech is delayed until 21 June

Queen's Speech is delayed until 21 June

That speech by the monarch is typically part of a state opening of parliament, marking the formal start of the legislative year as the government sets out its agenda. The listing of four policy areas where the parties are in agreement suggests a final deal may go further than a basic confidence and supply arrangement, which would see the DUP guarantee its support only on financial measures and no-confidence votes.



Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Mueller

Mr Trump told a television reporter that one of the reasons he had fired the 56-year-old, was because of the ongoing probe into possible collusion with Russian Federation, something the President said was nothing more than "fake news" being generated by those angry about his election victory.



Turkey asks USA envoy to oppose arrest warrants

Turkey's foreign ministry said the decision to charge the agents was "wrong, biased and lacks legal basis" and the melee was the fault of U.S. police, who failed to take necessary security steps. A video posted online showed men in dark suits chasing protesters and punching and kicking them as Washington police struggled to intervene. One was charged with aggravated assault and the other was charged with assaulting an officer.



Nationalist govt seek talks on "least bad Brexit" for Scotland

Once again, making a clear stand on LGBT issues is entirely in accordance with Davidson's principles and does no harm to her personal standing. Running on a pro-Union ticket, the Scottish Tories galvanised support among Unionists who are fed-up with Sturgeon's calls for another independence referendum.


In UK Early Election Ends With Hung Parliament

In UK Early Election Ends With Hung Parliament

Leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn was victorious in a close race against May, giving the left-leaning party the majority in the British Parliament. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street on her way to Buckingham Palace after Britain's election in London June 9, 2017. One of the lead European Union negotiators, Guy Verhofstadt, criticized May on Twitter, writing: "Yet another own goal, after Cameron now May, will make already complex negotiations even more ...