European Union warns United Kingdom of the consequences of delaying Brexit talks

Fighting for her political survival, May has been trying to strike a deal with a small Northern Irish Protestant party to avoid a second election that could delay Brexit talks and damage the $2.5 trillion economy . "We never put timescales on when we expect a deal to be done and I'm not going to start now". "We want to see a Brexit that works for everybody, not just in Northern Ireland from my perspective but in the Republic of Ireland as well, so it is about a sensible Brexit", DUP leader ...

Grenfell Tower recovery efforts ongoing with death toll expected to rise steeply

Barwell had told lawmakers that the government meant to review fire safety standards following a deadly blaze at the Lakanal House high-rise building in south London in 2009, in which three women and three children died. There are a lot of fearless firefighters and police and ambulance workers. The firefighters "were in fear of their own lives" as they went into the building, Ms Cotton added.

Japan, other nations face difficulties changing US Paris accord decision

Japan, other nations face difficulties changing US Paris accord decision

Canadian Environment Minister Catherine McKenna echoed that Monday and pledged to move ahead with USA governors, mayors and executives who still support the accord. The latest environment statement cemented Washington's new position as a lone wolf in a group of seven economies. Hundreds of students marched through Bologna to protest the presence of the G-7 ministers in the ancient university city, a long-standing bastion of progressive activism.

Palestinian attackers killed after stabbing Israeli officer

One of the terrorists held a Carl Gustav M/45 submachine gun and luckily, the gun jammed, which prevented a much more serious incident from occurring. Inside the Old City shops were open but the atmosphere was subdued and numbers of people much lower than normal. Israel identified majority as attackers.

Trump releases his 2016 financial disclosure

A report signed by Trump on May 16, 2016, shows nearly $29.8 million in income from Mar-a-Lago and between $50,000 and $100,000 in revenue from " The Art of the Deal " royalties. The disclosure also noted Trump took home more than $37.2 million in "resort-related revenue" from Mar-a-Lago in 2016, along with $19.7 million in "golf related revenue" from Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, CBS reported.