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World News Brits reject May’s Brexit plan, some turn to Boris and far right
Author: 0 Brits reject May’s Brexit plan, some turn to Boris and far right

Johnson, to a chorus of "hear, hear" that required the Speaker to issue a warning, said the Northern Ireland border issue had become "so politically charged as to dominate the debate". "In a resignation letter, Davis said the "'common rule book' policy hands control of large swathes of our economy to the European Union and is certainly not returning control of our laws in any real sense".

World News Brexit minister says European Union payoff dead without trade deal
Author: 0 Brexit minister says European Union payoff dead without trade deal

In a withering assessment of Mrs May's plan on Friday, Barnier ripped up her proposals on customs arrangements, including collecting tariffs and resolving the issue of the Irish border. However, during her visit to Belfast, Mrs May will reiterate that a hard border is not acceptable. Turning to Brexit , Mrs May reiterated her commitment to ensuring there was no hard border.

World News Trump tweets his campaign was spied on illegally and Federal Bureau of Investigation misled courts
Author: 0 Trump tweets his campaign was spied on illegally and Federal Bureau of Investigation misled courts

The heavily redacted documents show an initial application in October 2016 and three renewal applications indicating that the Federal Bureau of Investigation believed Page was "an agent of a foreign power". Earlier this month the Justice Department charged 12 Russian intelligence offers with acts related to Russia's hacking of the DNC's emails and targeting of state election systems.

World News Cyber crooks hit Singapore's health database
Author: 0 Cyber crooks hit Singapore's health database

Mr Lee, who has been Singapore's prime minister since 2004, has been treated for intermediate-grade malignant lymphoma and prostate cancer. In his Facebook post about the attack , Lee warned that "those trying to break into our data systems are extremely skilled and determined".

World News Hungarian PM Orban on Israeli visit
Author: 0 Hungarian PM Orban on Israeli visit

Meanwhile, later in the day, dozens of protesters prevented Orban's auto from moving for several minutes following a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial and Museum. "I can assure the prime minister that Hungary has a policy of zero tolerance towards anti-Semitism", Orban said during remarks alongside Netanyahu ahead of their talks.

Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani warns USA "war with Iran mother of all wars"

Iran and the USA have seen their relationship deteriorate after Trump in May withdrew from an worldwide deal struck in 2015 over the country's nuclear program. But it has since somewhat eased its stance, saying that it may grant sanction waivers to some allies that are particularly reliant on Iranian supplies.

World News Fox News Parts Ways With 'The Five' Co-Host Kimberly Guilfoyle
Author: 0 Fox News Parts Ways With 'The Five' Co-Host Kimberly Guilfoyle

A spokesperson for Trump Jr. tweeted that Guilfoyle jumping aboard the Trump train "is a win for the entire GOP". ABC News and Vanity Fair reporters say Guilfoyle will work with America First, a super PAC that supports Trump. Guilfoyle told the San Jose Mercury News previously she was in talks with the Trump administration about joining the White House's communications team .

World News Iran's Supreme Leader Warns of Closing Strait of Hormuz
Author: 0 Iran's Supreme Leader Warns of Closing Strait of Hormuz

Addressing Iranian diplomats, Mr Rouhani said: "America should know that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace, and war with Iran is the mother of all wars". Trump withdrew from the worldwide agreement and is restoring USA sanctions. Proposals by European Union nations for economic "guarantees" to Iran have so far been judged "insufficient" by Tehran .

World News Israel evacuates hundreds of Syria's White Helmets to Jordan
Author: 0 Israel evacuates hundreds of Syria's White Helmets to Jordan

Despite the intervention, the IDF said that "Israel continues to maintain a non-intervention policy regarding the Syrian conflict". However, Jordan's government confirmed it had "authorised the United Nations to organise the passage of 800 Syrian citizens through Jordan to be resettled in Western countries".

World News Macron aide who struck protester to be fired
Author: 0 Macron aide who struck protester to be fired

Prosecutors in Paris opened an investigation on Thursday into possible charges of violence by a public official, of pretending to be a police officer and of the illegal use of police insignia. Macron has fallen in the polls recently and has an approval rating in the mid-30s, according to one survey, though analysts said he might benefit from the feelgood factor after France's World Cup victory last weekend.

World News Iran's Rouhani warns Trump about 'mother of all wars'
Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani warns Trump about 'mother of all wars'

The same threat was earlier voiced by President Hassan Rouhani. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said that no country in the region will export oil if Iran's exports are stopped. "As I have previously said, we can not trust in the words of the United States and even in their signature, so negotiations with the United States are useless", Khamenei told a gathering of Iranian diplomats in Tehran .

Author: 0 Prince George Turns Five, Palace Celebrates With Adorable Snapshot

The portrait was released by Kensington Palace on late Saturday, ahead of the young royal's actual birthday on Sunday. "There'll be a time and a place to bring George up and understand how he fits in, in the world", the future King said in a previous interview.

World News The Latest Gun Violence Victim Was a Father of Two Parkland Survivors
Author: 0 The Latest Gun Violence Victim Was a Father of Two Parkland Survivors

Fields faces one count of murder while engaged in a certain felony offense and robbery with a firearm. He said it was just a week ago that he told Ali to be careful when working by himself at the store, saying he shouldn't trust anyone. Two of Mr Ali's four children attended the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, where 17 people were gunned down in February by a former student.

World News Trump attorneys waive privilege on Cohen's secret recordings
Author: 0 Trump attorneys waive privilege on Cohen's secret recordings

But in a further twist to the story, Giuliani tells NBC reporter Kelly O'Donnell on Saturday that the president has waived attorney-client privilege related to the tape. The former model, Karen McDougal , said she began an almost yearlong affair with Mr Trump in 2006 shortly after his wife, Melania, gave birth to their son, Barron, the Times said.

World News Homeland's Nielsen: No Doubt Russia Tried to Interfere
Author: 0 Homeland's Nielsen: No Doubt Russia Tried to Interfere

Asked by a different reporter in the audience to clarify whether he was aware of the White House's invitation to Putin to Washington this fall, Coats said frankly, "I think based on my reaction I wasn't aware of that". He added that it "could be other people also". Nielsen then said the effort to attack was directed against certain parties more than others. "Because he talked about bringing the US-Russia relationship back to normal".

World News National GOP reluctant to weigh in on Trump's Russia swirl
Author: 0 National GOP reluctant to weigh in on Trump's Russia swirl

The president is facing criticism for the closed-door meeting with the Russian president, which came just two days after the announcement of indictments against 12 Russian military officers for hacking the emails of the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign chief.

Author: 0 FBI releases documents on former Trump adviser surveillance

The materials include an October 2016 application to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to wiretap Page as well as several renewal applications, the Times reported . undermine and influence the outcome of the 2016 USA presidential election in violation of US criminal law". Republicans have denounced the FISA documents as evidence of abuse by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department targeting the Trump campaign.

World News No role for politics in response to foreign threats: Rosenstein
Author: 0 No role for politics in response to foreign threats: Rosenstein

That contradicted the conclusion of U.S. intelligence agencies and prompted a rare public dissent from the United States director of national intelligence, Dan Coats. The new task force for the first time spelled out five types of threats covered under foreign influence operations. That theme surfaced again in February, when Mueller indicted 13 Russian citizens for using social media and other online outlets to polarize voters, spread false information and sow discord among voters before a ...

World News Fight over parking spot leads to deadly Florida shooting near Clearwater
Author: 0 Fight over parking spot leads to deadly Florida shooting near Clearwater

Drejka frequently visited the store and was angry over her use of the parking spot without a legal permit, Gualtieri said. The surveillance video continues to show the altercation when McGlockton pushed Drejka. Sheriff Gualtieri said that Drejka appeared to act out of fear for his safety within the bounds of the law, but that the case would be handed over to prosecutors for a final determination.

World News Trump denies wrongdoing, says lawyer's tape 'perhaps illegal'
Author: 0 Trump denies wrongdoing, says lawyer's tape 'perhaps illegal'

Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani says the payment was never made. This is a developing story. This gives the FBI access to the recording as part of the U.S. The discussed payment to AMI ultimately never happened, according to Giuliani. Mr. Cohen, an attorney, received a monthly retainer, not from the campaign and having nothing to do with the campaign, from which he entered into, through reimbursement, a private contract between two parties, known as a non-disclosure agreement, or NDA.

World News PM to say Brexit plan will deliver for Northern Ireland
Author: 0 PM to say Brexit plan will deliver for Northern Ireland

THERESA May has lashed out at internal Conservative critics of her plans for the Irish border, accusing them of being ready to "betray" the people of Northern Ireland and the Republic. Following a meeting with Barnier, new UK Brexit secretary Dominic Raab rejected suggestions the UK's position "hangs by a thread", and said "we're getting ready at home for the domestic preparations that we're making".

World News Russian warship 'holding $176 billion in gold' found
Author: 0 Russian warship 'holding $176 billion in gold' found

Owner Phil Nuytten said his team found the ship 500 metres below the surface on Tuesday, just two days after they began to search a site off the island of Ulleungdo identified by South Korean, British and Canadian researchers. People signing up for the exchange will receive virtual currency dubbed Shinil Gold Coins, with additional "Coins" given to those who attract additional members.

World News Suspect Barricaded In Silver Lake Trader Joe’s After Police Pursuit
Author: 0 Suspect Barricaded In Silver Lake Trader Joe’s After Police Pursuit

The incident started around 3.30pm local time and prompted a major police response. No officers were injured. Customers ran out of the store, he added. Police were still trying to determine whether there are any hostages inside the store. Aerial video shot from a helicopter showed an armored vehicle parked outside the front doors to the store, armed officers carrying shields and a man walking out with his hands up.

World News Israel's 'Jewish Nation' Law Raises Fears of Further Oppression of Arabs
Author: 0 Israel's 'Jewish Nation' Law Raises Fears of Further Oppression of Arabs

Jewish Voice for Peace is a national, grassroots organization inspired by Jewish tradition to work for a just and lasting peace according to principles of human rights, equality, and global law for all the people of Israel and Palestine. The bill also declares the Hebrew calendar as the official calendar of the state, recognizes Independence day, days of remembrance and Jewish holidays.

World News Trump threatens tariffs on all $505bn of Chinese imports
Author: 0 Trump threatens tariffs on all $505bn of Chinese imports

On Friday morning, Trump for a second day also criticized the Federal Reserve , breaking with a long-standing tradition at the White House of avoiding any influence, real or perceived, on the independence of the USA central bank. But in the CNBC interview, the president said he was seeking to do only what's fair. "Instead of making their exports better, they make them cheaper", The Balance says.

World News Miscommunication Reigns After Trump's Meeting with Putin
Author: 0 Miscommunication Reigns After Trump's Meeting with Putin

But Coat's remarks at the came amid reported Russian claims that the two leaders reached unspecified agreements in their meeting. Pressed by reporters on how she viewed her relationship with Trump in light of his repeated criticism of Germany's asylum policies, defence spending and trade surpluses, a diplomatic Merkel stressed the importance of transatlantic cooperation.

World News Spanish judge drops extradition requests for 6 Catalans
Author: 0 Spanish judge drops extradition requests for 6 Catalans

Former Catalan minister Clara Ponsati's lawyer welcomed a Spanish court's decision to withdraw European Arrest Warrants against Catalan politicians, but said it was unclear whether they would be allowed back. "Withdrawing the European arrest warrants demonstrates the enormous weakness of this case", Puigdemont tweeted. Puigdemont initially traveled to Belgium where the prospect of charges being restricted led Spain to drop an arrest warrant in December.