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Karen Bradley is new Northern Ireland Secretary

Karen Bradley is new Northern Ireland Secretary

Mr Brokenshire, who has worked to try to end the stalemate, said: "My earnest wish for everyone in Northern Ireland is to see devolved government restored as quickly as possible". The Shadow of State for Northern Ireland, Owen Smith, said he was very sorry to hear Mr Brokenshire has left the cabinet and wished him a speedy recovery.


Iran says it might reconsider cooperation with United Nations nuclear watchdog

Iran says it might reconsider cooperation with United Nations nuclear watchdog

Iranian Vice President Ali Akbar Salehi warned that the country may reconsider its cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) over USA refusal to implement the Iranian nuclear deal, local media reported on Monday. "Our region will not become a safer region without the JCPOA", he stressed. He added that any grave mistake by the United States will lead to Washington's regret.


Author Wolff revels in White House criticism of tell-all book

Author Wolff revels in White House criticism of tell-all book

Trump's tweets came following the release of author Michael Wolff's explosive new book about the inner workings of the White House, " Fire & Fury: Inside the Trump White House ". Michael Wolff brushed off criticism by Donald Trump as he defended " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House " on the " Today " show. After his tweets Saturday morning, Trump told reporters at Camp David that Wolff is a "fraud" who doesn't know him.


Deputy in Washington dies after being shot by burglary suspects

Deputy in Washington dies after being shot by burglary suspects

It was not immediately known who shot one of the suspects, or whether the deputy managed to return fire. He was taken to a hospital in Tacoma and died, the sheriff's office said. Police said a manhunt was under way for the second suspect. "This man lived a life of duty and obligation and sacrifice", said Pierce County Sheriff Paul Pastor.


Thiem withdraws from Qatar Open semifinal due to fever

Thiem withdraws from Qatar Open semifinal due to fever

So I'm just very happy and very proud. "It is highly regrettable that I won't be able to play the semi-final match against Gael", said Thiem. "But we'll see what happens". He then helped himself to another break, in the seventh game, which he won at love, before going a set up, winning 11 points under just five shots.


Democrat donor to pump $30 million into winning House of Representatives

Democrat donor to pump $30 million into winning House of Representatives

And it keeps the crowded gubernatorial primary field in the state static for now. The billionaire, who plunged into politics in 2013 when he founded NextGen Climate to advocate for Democrats, had been discussed as a 2016 candidate for Senate and seen by some 2018 gubernatorial candidates as a dark horse who could jump in late.