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Jeremy Corbyn To Campaign In Scottish Marginals Over Summer

Jeremy Corbyn To Campaign In Scottish Marginals Over Summer

Mr Corbyn has set out plans for a summer campaign in nearly 100 target seats, including Telford, along with a "social media blitz" as Labour seeks to keep up its momentum from the general election. In a plea to SNP voters, Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale said only Labour can topple the Conservatives. The CFS describes its aims as "promoting Labour as a party committed to socialism on the basis of common ownership of the means of production, distribution and exchange".


Takata airbag recalls affecting Australian consumers

Takata airbag recalls affecting Australian consumers

About 12.45pm on Thursday, July 13, emergency services were called to the intersection of Mallee and Church streets after reports of a crash involving a Honda CRV and a Toyota Celica at the intersection. About 650,000 new airbags have since been refitted. NSW Police are now urging owners and drivers of affected cars to act as soon as possible. About 2.1 million cars in Australia could be affected by the recall, including Toyota, Mazda, BMW, Subaru, Nissan, Honda, Mitsubishi, Chrysler, ...


Swede Henrik Stenson has his clothes for Open stolen

Swede Henrik Stenson has his clothes for Open stolen

His coach, the Englishman Pete Cowen, revealed his client's emotions. "Actually they missed my carry-on (case) so they didn't get the full jackpot but they got obviously a lot of valuables, watches and other things". " I am extremely grateful that my family were not in the house at the time ", said Stenson, 41, the defending Open champion, in a statement released by his management company, IMG.


Unemployment, number of jobs increase in IL in June

Unemployment, number of jobs increase in IL in June

Education and health services reported the largest job loss over the month with 1,600 jobs, followed by the leisure and hospitality sector with a loss of 1,200 jobs. Napa County has the fifth lowest unemployment rate in the state. Among Marin municipalities, Corte Madera had the lowest jobless rate: 2.1 percent.


Judge who ordered Kim Davis to violate faith gives ACLU cash bonanza

Judge who ordered Kim Davis to violate faith gives ACLU cash bonanza

Judge Dunning's full 50-page ruling is available to download here . In the days after the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage, Davis, the Rowan County clerk, announced that she would no longer issue marriage licenses to any couple because same-sex marriage conflicted with her Apostolic Christian beliefs.


United States friendly fire kills at least eight Afghan policemen in Helmand

United States friendly fire kills at least eight Afghan policemen in Helmand

Provincial Governor Hayatullah Hayat told VOA Afghan that USA forces were bombing insurgent positions in the district when a newly restored outpost in the Sarband area was hit. He said another 20 members of a local police force were missing following Friday's firefight. The area in which the fighting occurred is tucked inside a mountainous region where access is restricted and even telephone contact is erratic.