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PM begins two-day visit to NI in Belleek, Fermanagh

PM begins two-day visit to NI in Belleek, Fermanagh

Instead, May said the European Union must engage with her " white paper " released earlier this month, which proposes negotiating the closest possible links for trade in goods to protect businesses and to fulfill a commitment to avoid having infrastructure on the border.


Israel's 'Jewish Nation' Law Raises Fears of Further Oppression of Arabs

Israel's 'Jewish Nation' Law Raises Fears of Further Oppression of Arabs

Arab citizens account for some 17.5 percent of Israel s more than eight million population. A number of Arab lawmakers ripped up copies of the bill as the law was passed, and they were removed from the chamber as a result. The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) has called for more "positive investment" in Palestine at its recently held general convention. Some Diaspora Jewish leaders have voiced their disapproval of the bill in recent weeks, as they claim that one of the ...


Suspected gunman 'holding hostages' inside Los Angeles supermarket

Suspected gunman 'holding hostages' inside Los Angeles supermarket

A suspect being pursued by police crashed his vehicle, got out and ran into the store on Hyperion Avenue around 3:30 p.m., LAPD Officer Mike Lopez told CNN. Police were still trying to determine whether there are any hostages inside the store. Details were still unclear, but the LAPD confirmed there was an "active barricaded suspect" inside the store.


Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote Democratic

Ex-FBI head James Comey urges public to vote Democratic

Comey said on Twitter that the "Republican Congress has proven incapable of fulfilling the Founders" design that "Ambition must. counteract ambition."' That refers to the need for Congress to provide checks and balances to presidential power.


Pompeo, Haley call out China, Russia for oil transfers to North Korea

Pompeo, Haley call out China, Russia for oil transfers to North Korea

The secretary of state said he and President Donald Trump were "upbeat" about the prospects of North Korea fulfilling its promise. On July 12, Haley's office submitted a report to the U.N. Ms Haley complained that China and Russian Federation had blocked a USA move this week to halt all additional shipments of refined petroleum products to North Korea.


Trump reacts to Cohen tape:

Trump reacts to Cohen tape: "Your favorite president did nothing wrong!"

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday denied any wrongdoing a day after reports that his onetime attorney Michael Cohen had recorded them both discussing buying the rights to a story by a woman who said she had an affair with Trump. "We have no knowledge of any of this", Hope Hicks, the campaign spokeswoman, said at the time, adding that McDougal's claim of an affair was "totally untrue".