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Theresa May Announces Early Elections on June 8

Even if the motion fails, May can still engineer an early election by contriving a vote of no confidence in her own government, although that process would be more lengthy as the law requires parliament to attempt to form an alternative government before triggering an election.


Flint mayor wants to keep Detroit water after lead crisis

Flint mayor wants to keep Detroit water after lead crisis

Weaver also said as a GLWA customer Flint will have access to a low-income assistance program to help residents with their water and sewer bills. Read the latest on Donald Trump's first 100 days in office. "Together, in collaboration with the state of MI, the Genesee County Drain Commissioner's Office (GCDC) and the Karegnondi Water Authority (KWA), Flint residents can be assured that they will continue to receive water of unquestionable quality, at a significant cost savings", the GLWA ...


United States wants more trade with Japan through bilateral pact: Ross

United States wants more trade with Japan through bilateral pact: Ross

It remains unclear whether a "TPP-lite" agreement without the United States would be of much use or interest to countries such as Malaysia and Vietnam. Malaysia and Vietnam may be more reluctant to proceed as they joined and made concessions under the assumption that the United States would be involved.


Manchester United v Chelsea: Premium League

Manchester United v Chelsea: Premium League

The danger is everyone says, 'You're safe.' It's very hard. They also face a home game against local rivals Arsenal and while Gooners won't be able to celebrate St Totteringham's Day this year for the first time in 22 seasons, nothing would give them greater pleasure than to derail their neighbours' bid for another season of Champions League football.



A look at the early vote — Georgia special election

Republicans say they can beat Ossoff in a one-on-one contest, when the party will be able to unite around a single candidate. Ossoff raised a stunning $8.3 million in the first three months of 2017, forcing Republicans to spend heavily against him.



U.S. looks to "reform" free trade deal with South Korea: Pence

North Korea will continue to test missiles, a senior official has told the BBC in Pyongyang, despite worldwide condemnation and growing military tensions with the US. US Vice-President Mike Pence will meet Japanese Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso on Tuesday, kicking off talks in Tokyo the White House hopes will open doors for US-made products and attract Japanese infrastructure investment in the United States.