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Tributes to police officer killed in Wargrave collision

Tributes to police officer killed in Wargrave collision

Thames Valley police said PC James Dixon died in the incident on Bath Road near Hare Hatch, at about 1.50pm on Tuesday. Thames Valley Police Chief Constable Francis Habgood said: "My officers, staff and I were devastated to hear the very sad news about our colleague PC James Dixon, aged 39 and the 91-year-old woman who died as a result of a road collision yesterday (5/12)".


Democratic US Senator Franken to address calls to resign

Democratic US Senator Franken to address calls to resign

Popular in his home state, influential in Washington, D.C., and endowed with national name recognition, Franken could very well have become the first Jewish person to occupy the Oval Office. Franken struck a defiant tone during his remarks on the Senate floor. President Trump, himself the target of multiple allegations of sexual assault, has enthusiastically endorsed Moore, and the Republican Party is once again pouring money into the race after initially pulling back.


Jadhav to meet mother, wife on Dec 25 after Pakistan grants visa

Jadhav to meet mother, wife on Dec 25 after Pakistan grants visa

Earlier, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted that she had informed Avantika Jadhav, the mother , about Pakistan's decision to grant her and his wife visa. "FGCM [Field General Court Martial] found Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav guilty of all the charges", the Pakistani military had said in a statement then. Kumar said Pakistan's decision was a "positive development" as far as access part is concerned.


Email Bares Offer of Hacked WikiLeaks Docs to Trump Campaign

Email Bares Offer of Hacked WikiLeaks Docs to Trump Campaign

He made headlines past year for releasing his own emails that led up to his Trump Tower meeting with Russians. The email also came two months after emails from the Democratic National Committee were made public, and one month prior to WikiLeaks releasing thousands of emails from Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman John Podesta .


Mystery Salvator Mundi buyer was a Saudi prince

Mystery Salvator Mundi buyer was a Saudi prince

During last month's auction , Salvator Mundi or Savior of the World was described by Alan Wintermute, a spokesperson for Christie's auction house, as the greatest art discovery of the 21 century. Buyers from the Middle East and Asia have been snapping up masterpieces to fill regional museums - and pushing prices ever higher. The sale more than doubled the previous record of $179.4 million paid for Pablo Picasso's "The Women of Algiers (Version O)" in 2015, also in NY.


Pelosi says Democrats will not back short-term funding bill on Thursday

Pelosi says Democrats will not back short-term funding bill on Thursday

Republicans and Democrats will have to intensify negotiations on a series of contentious issues in order to come up with the next government funding bill that would stave off partial shutdowns on December 23. Democrats don't disagree with Republicans that military spending should go up. Meadows and fellow Freedom Caucus leader Rep. That would give bargainers time to work through their disagreements, but they will need Democratic votes to succeed.