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Pakistani-Origin British Man Among Two Attackers Identified In London Attack

Police said there would be "increased physical measures on London's bridges to keep the public safe". Scotland Yard said formal identification had not yet taken place, but Mr Thomas' next of kin had been informed. London Mayor, Sadiq Khan, said it was "a deliberate and cowardly attack on innocent Londoners", but the capital remained the "safest global city" and Londoners would not be cowed by terrorism.

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Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan

We have completed the guidelines, the framework", Merkel said Friday in Mexico City. Within the two years of talks, Britain wants to not only agree on the terms of its exit but also negotiate a new relationship on things like trade and security.

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Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama

The Tottenham star was given the armband by Gareth Southgate and the north London hero looked like enjoying a dream day with a one-goal lead going into the final minutes. Sometimes you just have to say well done". Southgate was non-committal about whether Hart was to blame for Saturday's goals. Midway through the first half, England midfielder Jake Livermore chose to pass to Hart, from the halfway line.

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EasyJet flight bound for London diverted to Cologne after 'suspicious' conversation

An easyJet plane stands at Cologne-Bonn airport, in Cologne Germany , after a conversation during a flight to London prompted the pilot to make an unscheduled stop. easyJet said they would be able to continue their journey to London on Sunday morning. Another was traveling with a backpack full of charging cables and power outlet adapters, which a bomb squad detonated as a precaution.

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UK PM Theresa May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

The potential deal with the DUP came after May sent her Chief Whip Gavin Williamson to Belfast for talks after the election left the Tories eight seats short of the 326 required for an outright majority. "The talks so far have been positive". While the to-and-fro between Downing Street and the DUP was unfolding, several British newspapers were reporting that some prominent Conservatives, including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis , were being urged by ...

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United Kingdom confirms Brexit talks will go ahead as planned

Others, too, called on UK Prime Minister Theresa May to hurry up and resolve the issue. The loss left the Conservatives eight MPs short of a majority in parliament, plunging negotiations into uncertainty. There is no sense among officials here in Brussels or among politicians in capitals around the continent that the election result has somehow made Brexit less likely.

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Uber sacks over 20 workers after sexual harassment probe

She claims her subsequent complaint hurt her career prospects at the company. Based on Perkins Coie's report , action has been initiated in 58 cases, and further investigations are underway. Uber, which by now is no stranger to controversy and questionable business practices , is in the midst of a widespread internal investigation into what many have derided as an aggressive , unhealthy, sexist, and generally toxic work culture.

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How global newspapers reacted to the General Election hung parliament

May's bet that she could strengthen her hand by crushing what was thought of as a weak Labour Party backfired on Thursday as voters stripped her Conservative Party of a parliamentary majority. "Do your best to avoid a "no deal" as result of "no negotiations", Donald Tusk, leader of the EU's ruling council, wrote in a tweet. With 649 of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats.

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The battle of the home speaker AI assistant is coming to Canada

But the Cupertino, California company is likely to stick to its tested method of focusing on a small amount of features and trying to ideal them, rather than casting as wide a net as possible, according to engineers and artificial intelligence industry insiders.

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EU ready to start Brexit talks, says Angela Merkel

Standing outside 10 Downing St. today, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May tried to put a fearless face on the disastrous results of Thursday's vote. He said: "At the most untimely point. Instead of strong and stable leadership we witness chaos and uncertainty". In the wake of last year's Brexit referendum, called and lost by Prime Minister David Cameron, Britain's Conservative party took a long time to reorganize itself before it finally triggered the Brexit negotiations on March 29.

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What The Election And Theresa May's Deal Mean For The UK

May, however, insisted her party was still in pole position to lead, despite falling short by eight seats, CNN reports . Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May waits for the result of the vote in her constituency at the count center for the general election in Maidenhead on June 9, 2017.

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United States calls on Arab nations to ease blockade against Qatar

Taking what appeared to be a different position to Trump's hard line, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made clear on Friday he expected all parties to end the crisis. But at the Pentagon , a spokesman, Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, said only long-term military planning was affected. "Qatar remains critical for coalition air operations in the fight against ISIS and around the region".

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French Open Day 10: Three things to watch out for today

Mladenovic has been one of the form players of the year and arrived in Paris high on the list of favourites to lift the trophy, despite only having reached the quarter-finals of a grand slam once. How right those folks were. Muguruza, who broke into tears at the postgame press conference, said she felt a little uncomfortable with how crowds behaved in the match, as she waved her forefinger when she left the court.

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Oppenheimer Holdings Brokers Cut Earnings Estimates for Emerson Electric Co. (EMR)

It has outperformed by 8.52% the S&P500. On average, equities research analysts expect that Emerson Electric Co. will post $2.59 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 12th were issued a dividend of $0.48 per share. Capstone Asset Mngmt Company accumulated 10,654 shares or 0.01% of the stock.

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Qatar dismisses terrorism list as 'baseless'

Despite calling for an ease to the blockade, Tillerson said Qatar needs to do more to address terrorism financing. Those tweets raised questions about how isolation would affect the US military base in Qatar, as well as how the diplomatic stress will affect American priorities and goals in the region.

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Theresa May's joint chiefs of staff resign after botched Conservative election gamble

Her Downing Street office initially announced on Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP, only for the smaller party to contradict that account hours later. Its eurosceptic wing has always been a thorn in the side of Conservative prime ministers. It is due to present its platform for the next session in the Queen's Speech at the State Opening of Parliament on June 19.

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Theresa May to seek to form United Kingdom government

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she assumed Britain still wanted to leave the European Union and that talks must start quickly. And former chancellor George Osborne , sacked from the Cabinet by Mrs May and now editor of the Evening Standard, told ITV: "Clearly if she's got a worse result than two years ago and is nearly unable to form a government then she I doubt will survive in the long term as Conservative party leader".

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE:BDN)

Vanguard Grp Incorporated stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC). Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Digital Realty Trust by 0.7% in the first quarter. This is built on a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. Acadia Realty Trust has a dividend payout ratio of 69.8% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings.

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Qatar, in regional crisis, hires former US attorney general

The UAE issued a statement welcoming Trump's "leadership in challenging Qatar's troubling support for extremism". But the states did not respond to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's warning of humanitarian consequences. But it was the differences that resonated: another example, it seemed, of Trump forging a path at variance with that of his top officials. Saudi Arabia, however, is locked in a regional power struggle with Iran .

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Has Pakistan deployed troops in Qatar? Islamabad calls reports fabricated and baseless

Limitations imposed on travel and transit to Qatar by Saudi Arabia could impact USA nationals and businesses, and US nationals and businesses operating in the kingdom may face pressure to limit or curtail their contacts with Qatar as the dispute continues.

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UK Election Could Delay Brexit Negotiations; Impact on Travel Unclear

Yvette Cooper, a former government minister and lawmaker with the opposition Labour Party, said May was fundamentally weakened "after losing what was basically a referendum on herself". Theresa May did not have to call this election. To make matters worse, she saw her majority evaporate. Farage warned that in the event that May can not form a government and Labor creates a coalition "then I think Brexit is in some trouble".

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'British Airways defends policy of outsourcing of IT services'

British Airways (BA) cancelled eight flights from Ireland's biggest airport as a result of the IT failure that forced it to ground hundreds of services over the weekend. The GMB union has claimed the problems were down to BA cutting "hundreds of dedicated and loyal" IT staff and contracting the work out to India to save money.

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Britain's May seeks deal with Northern Ireland party to cling to power

May's Conservatives lost their parliamentary majority in Thursday's vote and need the support of the 10 MPs from Northern Ireland's DUP to have a majority. Former treasury chief George Osborne - who was sacked by May past year - called her a "dead woman walking", and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said he was ready to contest another election at any time .

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Search underway for small aircraft missing in BC Interior

If Simons and Robillard, both 21, are not found by the end of the day, the search will continue Saturday with additional air support, Menzies said. A private four-seater airplane travelling from Lethbridge to Kamloops has gone missing with a man and woman onboard, according to a release from Cranbrook RCMP.

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ICC Champions Trophy: AB de Villiers' nightmarish time out in England

Shikhar Dhawan's 78 and Kohli's 76 were the key contributions as India chased down 192 with 12 overs to spare. Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli gave due respect to the main strike bowling duo of Kagiso Rabada and Morne Morkel, before opening up against Chris Morris and Andile Phehlukwayo.

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Election gamble leaves "strong and stable" British PM anything but

That's what we will deliver. "I'm sorry for all those colleagues who lost their seats and didn't deserve to lose and of course I'll reflect on what happened", May, her voice quavering, said earlier in a pooled interview to broadcasters. Then came the suicide bombing at a Manchester concert on May 22, which killed 22 people including seven children, followed by Saturday's knife and van attack in London , which left eight dead.

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Qatar says Gulf citizens can stay despite crisis

Referring to Mr Tillerson's comments on the blockade of Qatar, Mr Erdogan said in a speech at a Ramadan fast-breaking dinner in Istanbul: "I say it should be lifted completely". Qatar Petroleum has said in a statement that it is "business as usual" despite a worsening diplomatic crisis involving Qatar and its Gulf neighbours.

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Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with the DUP

It would mean the DUP backing the Government on its Budget and prevent it being brought down by motions of no confidence, but could potentially lead to other issues being decided on a vote-by-vote basis. May's gamble in calling an early election backfired spectacularly, as her Conservative Party lost its majority in Parliament. And it surely secures investment of billions of pounds into Northern Ireland.

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Bronfman EL Rothschild LP Increases Position in Range Resources Corp. (RRC)

VENTURA JEFFREY L also sold $1.58 million worth of Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April 24th. Antero Resources Corporation (AR ) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 08 AMC, whereas, 23 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.05.

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Qatar tells Gulf residents they are free to stay

Only an hour later, Mr Tillerson sat in the front row in the Rose Garden as Mr Trump enthusiastically embraced the move by Saudi Arabia, Egypt and others to punish Qatar. Trump, in contrast, was much more explicit in condemnation. But Trump said that he, Tillerson and military leaders had decided during Trump's trip to Saudi Arabia last month that a public rebuke was needed.

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EU Ready For Brexit Negotiations

Now that it made a decision to jump ship, it seems it can't get its act together to actually leave. Financial markets dislike uncertainty but were handed a hugely clouded outlook Friday after the Conservative party of Prime Minister Theresa May lost its parliamentary majority in Britain´s snap general election .

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Cavs' Irving 'looking forward' to Game 4 challenge

As the final seconds ticked off, Cleveland fans chanted " Cavs in 7". "So we made enough plays tonight to still win the ballgame, but they made a couple more ", added James, via ESPN . Thompson and Curry sank back-to-back 3-pointers late in the second quarter to boost the Warriors lead, but Irving's inside bank shot pulled Cleveland within 67-61 at half-time.

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Theresa May finalises cabinet amid minority government talks

Speaking on the steps of No 10 after an audience with the Queen, the prime minister said the parties had a "strong relationship" and that she meant to form a government which could "provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this critical time for our country".

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

Thursday's United Kingdom general election saw the Conservatives lose more seats than expected in Parliament, while the Labour gained more seats than expected. The DUP's 10 lawmakers would give May a working majority after her own party failed to win enough seats to govern by itself. Others have also said a Conservative-DUP deal could endanger Northern Ireland's peace settlement, which relies on the British government being a neutral arbiter between those who want the province to ...

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Lower US Oil Inventories Spur A Small Rally In Crude Prices (USO)

The price of Brent Crude fell 4.1% to $48.06 a barrel, its lowest level since November while West Texan Intermediate declined 5.1% to $45.72 a barrel. That's up from 9.96 million barrels projected in May. The split between Qatar and four other Gulf countries could make OPEC's goal of rebalancing the crude market even more hard.


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