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Jun 12 2017

Trump offers 'support' to May after polls setback

May failed to get the 326 seats her Conservative party needs for an outright majority. "Now, of course, if she's [May] got to be constantly making deals throughout th...

Jun 12 2017

Preds leaning on Rinne to force Penguins back to Pittsburgh

NASHVILLE , Tenn. (AP) - Pekka Rinne is a friendly, polite man off the ice. “Were going to approach it like were going to have to be the team thats playing for its li...

Jun 12 2017

Russia's Lavrov calls for talks to ease Qatar stand-off

Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , Egypt and the United Arab Emirates broke off relations with Qatar and suspended all land, air and sea traffic with the tiny monarchy. Three ...

Jun 12 2017

Trump Offers 'Warm Support' to Theresa May After Poll Setback

Here's a brief explanation of how the U.K.'s system works, and why May's win, was really a loss. Unlike the Senate, however, members of the House of Lords are not elect...

Jun 12 2017

Pakistan PM to appear before anti-graft probe team

JIT chief Wajid Zia, in a letter dated Saturday, asked the prime minister to appear before the six-member probe team at 11.00 am on 15 June with all documents relevant to...

Jun 12 2017

Trump, Christie center stage in race they're not part of

She gained a reputation as the administration's ambassador to the business world. Christie remained neutral during the campaign but said Tuesday that he voted for Guad...

Jun 12 2017

UK's Boris Johnson says PM May is best person to deliver Brexit

Speaking to Andrew Marr, Sir Michael also distanced himself from the DUP's conservative stance on social issues. One of the main Leave campaigners during the UK's 2016 ...

Jun 12 2017

Iran makes more arrests in connection with deadly Tehran attacks

The Daesh Takfiri terrorist group claimed responsibility for the assaults. He noted that the extremist had fled the country following the ensuing security operations af...

Jun 12 2017

Iran attacks 'reinforce hatred' for US, Saudi: leader

Saudi Arabia has denied involvement, Reuters reports . The country's supreme leader said the attacks will add to the hatred Iranians harbor toward the United States ...

Jun 12 2017

May's top aides resign after United Kingdom election fiasco

She said talks with Britain on its withdrawal from what will now be the 27-member European Union would start "in the coming days". The fallout from Thursday's snap gen...

Jun 12 2017

Shiite Muslim sentenced to death in Pakistan for blasphemy

Prakash Kumar, a 34-year-old Hindu man, was arrested in the town of Hub, southwest Balochistan Province, accused of sharing blasphemous content on WhatsApp. Pakistan's bl...

Jun 12 2017

Melania Trump finally moves to White House with Barron

Some missteps include President Donald Trump all but ignoring First Lady Melania - left clambering out of a limo in a sumptuous, light blue designer dress - as he bound...

Jun 12 2017

Qatar Airways profits hit $540 million before Gulf crisis

Qatar has hired the law firm of a former attorney general under USA president George W Bush to potentially lobby American government officials on its behalf over its link...

Jun 11 2017

Scottish independence dealt a blow after nationalists suffer losses

In Perth and Perthshire North, a seat the SNP has held since 1997, Pete Wishart held on by just 21 votes. Speaking as she gathered with the new Scottish Tory MPs in S...

Jun 11 2017

Oldest Trump son fires off 80-plus tweets in support of dad

For many Americans, including myself, United States President Donald Trump is like a pimple on social media that can not be squashed. Fifty-one percent of voters say...

Jun 11 2017

Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

We will defend the interests of the 27 member states, and Britain will defend its own interests", she told a press conference. "We have to see that the political soluti...

Jun 11 2017

Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

Comey believes he was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation, and he accused the White House of defaming him and the FBI - and of lying "plain and simple"...

Jun 11 2017

Trump won't say if tapes of Comey conversations exist

But legal experts say it's impossible to find any obvious violation in Comey's behavior, arguing instead that Kasowitz's threat is more likely a meritless attempt to bull...

Jun 11 2017

Trump says US is committed to mutual support of NATO allies

That's why people were so excited to see what Comey had to say about his private meetings with Trump, and he didn't disappoint. "Yesterday showed no collusion, no obstruc...

Jun 11 2017

Brexit talks can start 'when United Kingdom is ready', says European Union chief negotiator

Oettinger, who is Germany's European Union commissioner, added that the European Union "stands ready" for Brexit talks, "but the next few hours or days will indicate if...