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by | June 17, 2017 | 05:55

Her mother, movie star Debbie Reynolds , died of a stroke the following day. Fisher had a buildup of fat in the walls of her arteries, Los Angeles coroner's officials said in a news release. At 13, she smoked pot. "She was treated with electroconvulsive therapy and medication". The coroner also said Fisher suffered from atherosclerotic heart disease and "drug use", but no specifics were given.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:54

Ministers have already said that the Queen's Speech may have to be set back from its scheduled date of next Monday June 19, because of the ongoing negotiations. "She wanted an entirely controlled situation in which she didn't use her humanity". Theresa May on election night. A YouGov poll on Thursday found that the prime minister's favourability rating has plunged since the election from +10 in April to -34 today.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:50

May has said the divorce talks, likely to be the most complex in Europe since World War Two, would begin as planned next week and her Brexit minister, David Davis, said London's negotiating position was unchanged. May spent Thursday in talks with each of the five main political parties from Northern Ireland, including the DUP, aimed at getting a power-sharing executive running in the province before a June 29 deadline.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:51

But with so much at stake for Britain and its $2.5 trillion economy, pressure was mounting on May from within and without her party to heed other voices. The Conservative source said this meant the party was "confident" it had enough votes for the programme to be approved, after May suffered a disastrous setback in snap elections a week ago that saw her lose her majority in the 650-seat House of Commons, just ahead of crucial Brexit negotiations with Brussels .

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:52

Another Iraqi intelligence official said the Russians had not shared any information with Iraqi authorities to indicate Baghdadi was killed. On Friday, the Russian Defense Ministry said that its May 28 strike on ISIS-held Raqqa may have killed al-Baghdadi, Sputnik , Russia's government-run news agency, first reported Friday.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:51

According to a report from The New York Times , Amazon has bought the grocery chain Whole Foods for more than $ 13 billion . The high-end American grocer is planning to operate its network of stores under the same brand, and maintain its current executive team.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:45

Hodgkinson died from his injuries in a shootout with police. Page said Hodgkinson used to call him with information on home inspection projects, but Page didn't even know he had left town. Brooks was standing not far from the 3 base line awaiting his turn at bat as the shooter started his attack only a few yards away, in the 3 base dugout.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:07

This story has been corrected to show that Otto Warmbier was presented to media for his confession in North Korea in 2016, not 2015, and on February 29, not in March. Later reporting revealed that Warmbier was in a coma and being medevaced from North Korea, and had been in that condition since his public trial in the country more than a year ago.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:05

The Russian leader said if Comey faced any consequences for his leaking of conversations, then "we are ready to offer political asylum in Russia to him as well". He added, "By the way, if he faces any kind of prosecution in this regard, we will provide political asylum in Russian Federation for him as well".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:06

Evanko said there was nothing that stood out to him to indicate Hodgkinson would do something like Wednesday's shooting, but that he did seem like a bit of a "misanthrope" and "not terribly personable", and had an attitude of "this is how I do things and I should be able to do them my way".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:06

The gunman 66-year-old James Hodgkinson of IL was shot and died from his injuries. "Everyone on that field is a public servant", Trump said, his tone somber, America's acrimonious politics set aside for the moment. In addition to Scalise, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump visited Griner and her wife in the hospital on Wednesday night. According to his Facebook page, Hodgkinson was a fervent supporter of Sanders, the feisty independent who battled Hillary Clinton for the ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:03

To win his first championship, Durant had to go through the game's greatest player in Cavaliers forward LeBron James , who he defended for most of the five games. "Like I said, teams and franchises are going to be trying to figure out ways that they can put personnel together, the right group of guys together to be able to hopefully compete against this team".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:05

The Fire Brigades Union, which represents most of Britain's firefighters, earlier said the firefighters and other emergency personnel were "doing a particularly hard job". One focus of the investigation is expected to be the building's rain-screen cladding that was installed for better insulation during the almost 10-million-pound refurbishment work carried out on the building past year.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:58

Almost one in every two elderly people faced abuse in public spaces across India and Delhi was among the least abusive cities, a report by HelpAge India has claimed. Like many forms of abuse, it's often up to the person to realise that they need help and the best approach is to show support without pressure. "I am proud that my administration stands united against elder abuse and is working tirelessly to ensure seniors are protected and supported across the commonwealth".

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:56

Two people died at the scene, and another five died later in hospital. How numerous dead or injured were children is now unclear. One video showed an injured woman with scorched clothing staggering unsteadily, while others sat on a floor holding crying children in their arms.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:55

The US-led occupying force officially announced to end its combat operations against the Taliban in the country at the end of 2014, and its current mission is to "train, advise, and assist" Afghan troops. The Taliban were driven from the country's major population centers and a new government led by Hamid Karzai was installed with US support. Although Trump has delegated authority for USA troop numbers in Afghanistan, the responsibility for America's wars and the men and women who fight ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:48

The president said he would be willing to tell that to the newly appointed special counsel in the Russian Federation investigation, Robert Mueller. Trump also accused Comey of lying to Congess during his testimony on Thursday to the Senate Intelligence Committee - an offense that can land a person in prison for up to five years .

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:46

Washington in recent years has been marred by acrimony and partisanship. However, only about 15 members of Congress were there.along with a few Senators and about a dozen staff members. -The game hasn't happened every year. For a while, it was occurring biennially, and sometimes leaders complained it was getting in the way of legislative business.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:46

She enrolled in a fashion school and plans to launch her own collection. "Much worse things happen to people", she said. The woman raped by Roman Polanski as a child appealed in court yesterday to end the case that has overshadowed both of their lives.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:44

The cost of onshore wind will fall 47% in the same period, on top of the 30% drop of the past eight years , thanks to cheaper, more efficient turbines and streamlined operating and maintenance procedures. BNEF expects global carbon dioxide emissions to peak in 2026, with the growth largely driven by developing economies. "Beyond the term of a president, Donald Trump can't change the structure of the global energy sector single-handedly", Seb Henbest , lead author of the BNEF report, ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:33

It is not clear whether the White House could use executive privilege to try to block them from speaking to the investigators. Experts point out that the Supreme Court ruled during the Watergate scandal that officials can not use privilege to withhold evidence in criminal prosecutions.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:28

Earlier today, Warmbier's father Fred said the North Koreans brutalized his son and implied the regime is lying about the cause of his son's coma . On Thursday, they described 22-year-old Otto Warmbier (WORM'-birz) as in a state of "unresponsiveness wakefulness". Warmbier says Otto was taken hostage...

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:33

Trump, in a series of morning tweets , reverted back to the tone that won him the White House, slamming the investigation a day after he called for unity in the wake of a shooting at a Republican congressional baseball practice that injured several people, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:30

This is not the first time that a renowned footballer is being held accused with tax frauds. The football world has been hit by a major controversy in recent weeks after it was speculated that Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has followed the path of his rival Lionel Messi as he was accused of defrauding the tax department of Spain .

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:28

You could have got 50/1 about Labour achieving over 40% of the GB vote when the election was called, so it's hard to understate just how well Corbyn did; they are now in a far stronger position to win any future election. In a sign of the parliamentary guerilla warfare that will face Mrs May as she attempts to run a minority government, a Labour source said: "In Parliament we will be using every opportunity to halt the Tory programme which doesn't have a mandate and use every mechanism ...