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by | June 15, 2017 | 02:23

The European commission has launched a legal case against Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic for refusing to take in refugees, intensifying a bitter feud within the bloc about how to deal with migration. Three months before the September 2017 deadline, fewer than 21,000 people have been relocated. The action is expected to be taken against Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland for their refusal to accept migrants from other European Union member states under an European Union ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:21

Chris Coons said Wednesday morning. "[He was] clearly from the record disinterested in the details of Russia's attack on our democracy in our last election". The exchange became more heated, with Sessions later telling Wyden: "I am not stonewalling". A report in The New York Times said the president had indeed weighed the possibility, was dissuaded by staff, and has since landed on the idea of simply pressuring Mueller by letting him know he could be fired.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:19

He produced a letter, in cooperation with Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein, that recommended Comey be canned for fumbling an investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails. It was like, if you can not answer my questions, I have no words for you. And then he didn't answer my question. "I know nothing but what I've read in the paper".

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:15

Mattis said there will be no immediate change in the U.S. troop level in Afghanistan, which now stands at 8400. "I would refer you to Secretary Mattis at this point", White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters. Mattis said that it is best for the USA and the "international community that our economy depends" to see terror groups beaten back and the Afghan government arrive at a position of strength.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:11

The police officers injured in the shooting were identified as David Bailey and Krystal Griner. "Melania and I are grateful for their heroism and praying for the swift recovery of all victims". "We had three members of Congress take shelter in our apartment", he said on a live stream, as sounds of emergency vehicles could be heard. The shooting, which took place during a baseball practice session, left five members of Congress injured and the suspected gunman dead.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:11

That 90-day period was about to expire, with some challengers of the ban using the lapsing timetable to reason that the executive order was now moot. Trump has previously said he would be willing to take the matter to the US Supreme Court in order to get the travel ban passed, a measure his administration argues is necessary of national security.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:03

Retaking the key cities of Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq will be major defeats for ISIS and its self-declared caliphate, though the coalition warned "there will still be a lot of hard fighting ahead ". By Tuesday morning, the Arab-Kurdish alliance was attacking the city from the north, west and east, Sello said. It said they were likely carried out by the US -led coalition.

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:51

But Major, who was leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister between 1990 and 1997, said he was "wary" and "dubious" of any deal with the DUP at a time where talks are about to resume on the state of the devolved government in the province.

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:45

She said: "This suggestion that every single person who's a homosexual wants to change the definition of marriage is actually wrong". The talks later continued at Westminster without Theresa May after she left for Paris for a pre-arranged meeting with newly-elected French president Emmanuel Macron .

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:43

Al Franken, D-Minn., about an alleged "continuing exchange of information during the campaign between Trump's surrogates and intermediaries for the Russian government", and that is why he claimed wrongly that he had not met with Russians.

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:44

Over 1,900 asylum seekers who were held, or are now being held, at the government's offshore detention centre on the island filed a class action suit claiming that the government did not deliver on its duty of care by housing them in. Lead plaintiff in the asylum seekers' case, Iranian Majid Kamasaee, welcomed the settlement as overdue acknowledgement of the suffering he and others endured.

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:41

Kent State freshman OL Tyler Heintz passed away after collapsing following conditioning drills. Tyler was recruited as a rising star on our offensive line. An autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday, but the final results might not be available for several weeks. Heintz was a 2-star recruit, according to 247Sports.com, and signed with Kent State on February 1.

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:38

Throughout the general election campaign the Liberal Democrat leader was dogged by questions about his attitude to gay sex after he previously appeared to state the practice was a sin. That recovery was never inevitable but we have seen the doubling of our party membership, growth in council elections, our first parliamentary by-election win for more than a decade, and most recently our growth at the 2017 general election .

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:35

Mr Varadkar was appointed with the support of 58 TDs including Fine Gael , the Independent Alliance, two Independent Ministers and Independent TD Michael Lowry. Varadkar isn't new to Ireland's political scene, despite now being the youngest prime minister. However, he asked those who feel let down to stay the course because the party will have a bright future.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:09

Since last March, the USA had been pressing North Korea to let Swedish officials see the four Americans, the senior State Department official told CNN . The family explained that they were informed by North Korean officials via American envoys that Warmbier initially fell ill from the food poisoning after his trial in March 2016.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:08

Richard Burr (R-N.C) or the Senate Intelligence Committee to honor it, Comey to honor it, or a court order restraining Comey from testifying. In one memo written after a February get-together, Comey recounted how the president suggested the FBI should drop its investigation of Lt.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:07

Part of that is that Sessions , obviously, was not in the room in Comey's one-on-one meetings with the president, where Comey said Trump directed him to back off the FBI's investigation into fired national security adviser Michael Flynn .

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:02

To confirm the news, Counselor Kellyanne Conway told Fox: "What I will say is that he has expressed his desire to leave the White House and made very clear that he would see through the President's worldwide trip". At 12:06 a.m. on May 31st, Donald Trump tweeted, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". It didn't help that Trump, seemingly aware of his typo, goaded the masses to figure out what "covfefe" meant.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:00

Hundreds of tourists were kept inside the cathedral as armed police responded - and one picture showed visitors with their hands in the air. She said police had sectioned off an area around the cathedral and down the street. 26 Jul 2016 - Two attackers slits the throat of a priest at his church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, in Normandy. They were later released one at a time after being searched by police.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:59

There were also reports that some people were being treated for smoke inhalation. The enormous residential tower block is home to hundreds of people - two of whom are being treated for illness from smoke inhalation. Police said an evacuation of the 120-unit tower was under way. Police officers, the London Fire Brigade and the London Ambulance Service are now at the scene.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:52

The retailer said it had expected to able to borrow $175 million, but now expects to borrow only about $109 million. Since 2014, Sears Canada has reported recurring operating losses and negative cash flows and the trend continues in 2017.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:53

Speaking in Tokyo last week, Cayetano told the Nikkei Asian Review that global cooperation was needed to end the siege in Marawi . Fifty-eight soldiers had been killed and more than 200 wounded in the fighting. "The Philippines is open to assistance from other countries if they offer it", presidential spokesman Ernie Abella said Sunday. The country has maintained military personnel in Mindanao since 2002 to train local troops in counterterrorism operations.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:49

Sessions was testifying before the Senate intelligence committee, becoming the latest official to go before the panel as it investigates Russian meddling in the USA election and potential coordination between the Trump presidential campaign and Russia .

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:47

The result saw 35 seats secured by the SNP , 13 for the Tories, seven for Labour and four for the Liberal Democrats , which meant the SNP lost almost half a million votes compared with 2015, while the Tories won an additional 300,000-plus.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:46

The Madhya Pradesh government, which had earlier hiked the compensation to Rs 1 crore for the next of the kin of those killed in police firing, promised to soon come out with a solution for farm loan waiver . However, the CM remain unmoved and said that he will only end his fast after situation gets backs to normal in the state. Similarly, Rs4,400 crore went as crop insurance compensation sum a year ago.