Crushing loss for Labour points to big Tory majority in Commons

The Liberal Democrats were having a mixed election, failing to breakthrough against the Tories in the south-west England battleground. After results were declared for some 2,000 council seats across England, Scotland and Wales by early afternoon, the Conservatives had gained 230 seats, while its biggest rival, Labour, had lost about 110.

Kawhi Leonard will play in Game 1 vs

Leonard is averaging 27.8 points on 52.4 percent shooting, 7.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists during the postseason. Season series: Spurs , 2-1. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said Leonard was a full participant in practice on Saturday and confirmed he will be in the starting lineup for the afternoon game in Oakland.

North Korea Launches Missile, Trump Speculates On Russia Response

The launch was also aimed at "maximising the North's political leverage" ahead of possible negotiations with the U.S., as Pyongyang and Washington both recently signalled they were open to talks, he added. "We strongly protest against North Korea", he said. Multiple sets of United Nations and USA sanctions against North Korea have done little to deter it from pursuing its nuclear and missile ambitions.

Senate Panel Subpoenas Former Trump Aide Michael Flynn for Russia-Related Documents

Senate Panel Subpoenas Former Trump Aide Michael Flynn for Russia-Related Documents

The Flynn investigation centers around his possible mishandling of disclosures about payments from clients with relationships to foreign governments, including Russian Federation and Turkey, sources told CNN . In summer 2015, Flynn met Trump for the first time after being invited to do so by his team. The prosecutors issued grand jury subpoenas to persons with ties to Flynn in order to obtain business records, CNN reported on Tuesday .