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Esteri Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from Trump
Author: 0 Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from Trump

National Intelligence Director Daniel Coats said in a Senate committee hearing on Wednesday that he has never felt pressure to intervene with intelligence matters, appearing to at least partially refute a report that President Donald Trump requested him to ask former FBI Director James Comey to stop the Russian Federation investigation.

Author: 0 Britain's May seeks deal with N.Ireland party to cling to power

According to the statement, the "details will be put forward for discussion and agreement at a Cabinet meeting on Monday". Some senior Tories have made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for continuing to support May, who has vowed to remain prime minister despite the Conservatives' losing their overall majority in Parliament.

Author: 0 Trump accuses ex-FBI director Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

In the event that they don't, Trump could likely clear the air and take some pressure off by simply saying so, and offering even a modest explanation, or an apology for suggesting they did. Richman confirmed to multiple news outlets Thursday that he was the "friend" whom Comey enlisted to leak the memo to the press. "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication.

Author: 0 DUP leader Arlene Foster to hold talks at No10 with Theresa May

May's office said Saturday principles of an agreement had been reached, but the two sides later clarified that they are still talking. Before the 1998 peace deal, Northern Ireland was plagued by violence over Britain's control of the province.

Author: 0 Apple announces new 10.5-inch iPad Pro, refreshes 12.9-inch model

The top end 21.5 inch version also gets the same option. Apple's stable of iPads, which already includes models with displays measuring 7.9 inches, 9.7 inches and 12.9 inches, now includes the all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro (to clarify, the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro is replacing the 9.7-inch iPad Pro).

Esteri Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with the DUP
Author: 0 Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with the DUP

Mrs May needs to shore up her position in Parliament because the Queen's Speech setting out the Government's programme is due on June 19, with a highly significant vote on its content expected after a few days' debate. They quit Saturday after becoming a focus of blame for the Conservatives' election disaster. But the ballot-box humiliation has seriously - and possibly mortally - wounded her leadership just as Britain is about to begin complex exit talks with the European Union.

Esteri New images of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi released
Author: 0 New images of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi released

Twenty-one people have been arrested so far in connection with the Greater Manchester Police investigation into the attack. Jackson said the investigation will continue "as we work to understand the full extent of the involvement of anyone else".

Esteri MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan might end fast today
Author: 0 MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan might end fast today

Farmers do not have any say in fixing of the price of their crops and the government is not listening to their demands, Natarajan alleged. The curfew will remain in Pipliamandi police station area which is 15 kms from Mandsaur district headquarters and where five farmers were killed in separate police firings during the agitation.

Esteri UK gov't agrees outline deal with DUP for support - PA
Author: 0 UK gov't agrees outline deal with DUP for support - PA

It means the DUP's 10 elected MPs would back the Government on confidence votes and budget or supply votes, preventing the governing party from being brought down by motions of no confidence, but could potentially lead to other issues being decided on a vote-by-vote basis.

Author: 0 Germany prepared for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

British voters failed to deliver a widely expected parliamentary majority for the Conservative party in Thursday's general election, dealing a major blow to Prime Minister Theresa May just days ahead of hard Brexit talks with the EU. Some parliamentarians in both the Conservative and Labour parties want to remain in the EU. His reference to the March 2019 deadline, when Britain will be out of the European Union with or without an agreed deal to avoid legal limbo for people and businesses, ...

Esteri Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government
Author: 0 Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government

With just 10 members of Parliament, the DUP doesn't wield much power on its own - but those seats, if they vote with May's party, have the power to push the Conservatives over the threshold to a functioning government. May called the early election in April, when opinion polls suggested she was set for a sweeping win. "Ted Heath lost and tried to form another government and tried to get another majority in Parliament".

Author: 0 Tick-tock: European Union says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

Angela Merkel has said she assumes Britain will stick to its Brexit negotiation plan after the shock election result. Some EU officials and members of the European Parliament took aim at British Prime Minister Theresa May - who called the UK's snap election in an attempt to strengthen her hand in the Brexit talks - and the wider Conservative Party.

Esteri Giants break out of offensive funk with 13-8 win over Twins
Author: 0 Giants break out of offensive funk with 13-8 win over Twins

After Max Kepler walked, Giants starter Matt Moore got two outs before pitching around Jason Castro, walking the hot-hitting catcher to bring Santana to the plate with the bases loaded. Moore left the game in the sixth after surrendering all four of the Twins runs on seven hits and three walks. Samardjiza issued just his second walk in eight starts in the fifth, giving Robbie Grossman a hall pass to first right after Dozier's home run, giving him a 65-to-2 K/BB ratio since May 3.

Author: 0 Scottish secessionist dreams of swift independence vote dashed

The Scottish National Party went into this general election with losses predicted from their record 56-seat haul in 2015, but even the nationalists' fiercest critics could not have envisaged such a hard night for Nicola Sturgeon's party.

Esteri Diego Costa says he isn't wanted at Chelsea anymore
Author: 0 Diego Costa says he isn't wanted at Chelsea anymore

The message was leaked by Diego Costa himself, at the conclusion of the 2-2 draw between Spain and Colombia on Wednesday evening . Antonio Conte was given a reminder of his tumultuous relationship with Diego Costa this weekend amid speculation the forward is set to move on from Chelsea in the summer transfer window.

Author: 0 Merkel says European Union is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

Speaking during a visit to Mexico City , Merkel said Germany was ready for the Brexit talks, which May said would begin on June 19 as scheduled - although she now risks more opposition to her European Union departure plans from inside and outside her party.

Author: 0 Qatar says no expulsions of nationals from countries that cut ties

Last Monday, Egypt , Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain , Yemen, and Libya's eastern-based government, in addition to Maldives, cut their ties with the State of Qatar. An Iranian diplomat in Doha said three cargo planes from Iran were landing in Qatar each day, bringing mostly fruit and vegetables. Qatar's official overseer of charities denied on Sunday that philanthropic groups in the country backed terrorism, saying it deplored the accusation.

Esteri Theresa May to form government with help of Democratic Unionist party
Author: 0 Theresa May to form government with help of Democratic Unionist party

Earlier however, senior DUP figures made clear they were looking at a "confidence and supply" arrangement - in which they would back the Government on the budget and in any vote of confidence - rather than a more formal pact or coalition. I believe this is a bad mistake with lasting consequences and not just for the very valid reasons raised by Ruth Davidson, leader of the Scottish Tories, about the DUP's attitudes to LGBTI rights .

Esteri Qatari blacklist not an 'escalation' of crisis, UAE official says
Author: 0 Qatari blacklist not an 'escalation' of crisis, UAE official says

Qatar said it will honor its agreements with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) regarding the transport of liquefied natural gas (LNG), despite the fact that the UAE severed diplomatic ties with the Gulf state on Monday. Turkey, meanwhile, has approved a bill allowing more troops to be based in Qatar. Al-Jubeir said it was "with great pain" that the measures against Qatar were taken.

Author: 0 Egypt condemns IS-claimed Iran attacks

On Saturday, the authorities also announced the arrests of eight people in Alborz province, north of Tehran, who allegedly provided logistical support to the attackers. Alavi told state TV that authorities had found and raided the home where the pre-attack IS video was filmed. IS has threatened to step up recruitment within Iran, releasing its first Persian-language video in March in which it threatened to "conquer Iran and restore it to the Sunni Muslim nation as it was before".

Author: 0 Philippine marines killed in fighting with militants

The fighting began when the terrorists repelled a government operation to capture the leader of the Abu Sayyaf, another extremist group. President Rodrigo Duterte said the militant attack was part of a wider plot by IS to establish a base in the southern region of Mindanao, and declared martial law there to quell the threat.

Author: 0 New UK election only alternative to deal with DUP: senior Conservative lawmaker

Corbyn said he expected there would be another election before the end of the year. "We have a programme, we have support and we're ready to fight another election campaign as soon as may be, because we want to be able to serve the people of this country on the agenda we put forward, which is transformative and has gained unbelievable levels of support".

Author: 0 Three men arrested in London on terror charges

Of the 48 people injured in the attack, 29 are still in hospital, with 10 in a critical condition. Security had become a battleground issue ahead of Thursday's general election following the Manchester bombing last month, in which 22 people were killed as they left an Ariana Grande concert.

Esteri FedEx St. Jude Classic: Daniel Berger repeats as champion in Memphis
Author: 0 FedEx St. Jude Classic: Daniel Berger repeats as champion in Memphis

Jude Classic in Memphis. Reavie's round of 65, consisting of three birdies and an eagle, surged him up the leaderboard, while Schwartzel would have been sole leader had he not bogeyed his penultimate hole. He started Saturday five shots back of the leaders, but charged up the leaderboard with five birdies and only one bogey. Schwartzel shot a 66 and Kim shot a 67 to finish in second.

Author: 0 Britain's May seeks deal to cling to power

And, politicians on the continent appear convinced that Prime Minister Theresa May's weakened position after the election means she will be forced to change direction on Brexit . In a phone call on Sunday, Kenny told May that forming a minority government reliant on the support of the hardline DUP could pose a "challenge" to the 1998 Good Friday peace accords.

Esteri Iran sends warships to Oman amid Gulf tensions
Author: 0 Iran sends warships to Oman amid Gulf tensions

The Tasnim news agency reported that the two ships, an Alborz destroyer and a Bushehr logistics warship, will depart from the port city of Bandar Abbas on Sunday for an overseas mission to Oman and then on to global waters. In recent years, Iran's Navy has increased its presence in the global waters, conducting patrols in the Gulf of Aden since November 2008 as part of worldwide anti-piracy efforts, thus safeguarding merchant containers and oil tankers owned by Iran or other countries.

Author: 0 'Dead woman walking': UK's Theresa May clings to power

The former mayor of London has often strayed from the diplomatic line, such as the "Prosecco" affair when he told Italy's economic development minister that the country should support Britain's access to the European single market if it wants to keep selling its bubbly.

Author: 0 Warriors set NBA playoffs record, even in defeat, during Game 4

Another breakdown: A first quarter miscommunication between Klay Thompson and Draymond Green . "No, I feel this is the game we've got to get", he said, "or it's over". Can you try doing something different in Game 5? When asked by reporters about his third quarter ejection in Game 4 of the NBA Finals that actually wasn't because of a mishap between the referees and the scorer's table, Green took aim.

Author: 0 Across the US, marches and rallies in support of LGBT rights

Trump's campaign promise to be a friend to the LGBT community is proving to ring hollow. "And some day I believe that will be proven out big league". "All of this chicken-littling has turned the self-styled "Resistance" into little more than a hollow cliche". 'The gay community needs more balance, ' he says.

Author: 0 Qatar Airways profits reach $540 mn before Gulf crisis

Despite the unprecedented sanctions, Qatar says that its crucial exports of liquefied gas have not been interrupted. "Qatar Petroleum, and its subsidiaries, wishes to affirm that it is conducting business as usual throughout all its upstream, midstream and downstream businesses and operations, and in all activities across all of QP's world-class facilities", the statement read.

Esteri Missouri man freed after 17 years in prison for robbery
Author: 0 Missouri man freed after 17 years in prison for robbery

Jones is now assimilating to life after jail and says he's happy to be back with his children. While Jones said: " When I saw the picture of my double it all made sense to me ". But the victim and another witness identified him as the robber and the jury found him guilty of aggravated robbery. Jones had unsuccessfully appealed his case several times.

Esteri Hate group rallies against Islamic law in dozens of USA cities
Author: 0 Hate group rallies against Islamic law in dozens of USA cities

Mike Lacey of Harrisburg protested the anti-Sharia march, although he wasn't dressed in black like most other participants. Two far-right groups, the Oath Keepers and the Three Percenters, are to provide security at some of the anti-Shariah demonstrations, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center , which monitors hate groups.

Esteri Trump lawyer refuses to rule out firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller
Author: 0 Trump lawyer refuses to rule out firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller

He added, 'I'm not going to speculate on what he will or will not do'. I mean these are people that, frankly, look - look to me like they're - they're setting up to go after Trump . "Comey is clearly extraordinarily hostile to Trump ". Reed, who yesterday said that he felt it was clear that Trump had put the screws to Comey in order to get him to drop the investigation into former security advisor Michael Flynn , wasn't pulling any punches.

Author: 0 Qatar, in regional crisis, hires former US attorney general

In a wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani repeatedly denied that his country funded extremists and he rejected the idea of shutting down its Al-Jazeera satellite news network.