French President Emmanuel Macron's party is on course for an overwhelming parliamentary majority after Sunday's first round of voting for the National Assembly that left traditional parties in disarray. Marine Le Pen ran against Macron in the May 7 election with the far-right National Front Party. Mr. Macron's party has largely avoided controversy but one of his ministers who is running for re-election in Brittany, Richard Ferrand, is being probed over a property deal involving his ...
He said: "I'm sure we all look forward to welcoming the Queen's Speech just as soon as the coalition of chaos has been negotiated". Arlene Foster and DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds entered Downing Street at around 12:40 p.m. The talks with the DUP follow May's apology to Conservative rank-and-file lawmakers in a meeting Monday which signaled she would be more open to consultation, particularly with business leaders demanding answers about the details on Britain's departure from the European ...
Photographs and video footage uploaded on social media shortly afterward showed a number of people - some covered in blood - lying in the street outside the kindergarten. Last month, six Chinese children and six South Koreans, all aged between three and seven, died after their kindergarten bus driver lit a fire on his bus, police said.
Deomcratic Sen. Dick Durbin said Friday that President Donald Trump will put the country at the "brink of a constitutional crisis" if he fires special counsel Robert Mueller . Mr Rosenstein has said privately he may need to recuse himself from matters relating to the Russian Federation probe because he could become a witness in the investigation , ABC News reported on Friday.
The presumed dead includes 30 people authorities previously confirmed perished in the Wednesday morning blaze at the public housing complex. British Prime Minister Theresa May, facing criticism for the government's handling of the Grenfell Tower fire disaster, has met with 15 survivors and community leaders at her official residence at 10 Downing Street in London .
If Mueller is fired by Trump, Schiff said, Congress will simply re-establish the independent counsel law and put Mueller in the position. And the Daily Caller reported on Tuesday that included an interview with Mueller. for a special counsel". Ruddy, who is chief executive of Newsmax Media and a member of Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida, confirmed his view in a text message to The Washington Post , but he did not elaborate.
The USS Fitzgerald collided early Saturday with the merchant vessel ACX Crystal - a ship about four times the size of the destroyer. The statement continues: "The families are being notified and being provided the support they need during this hard time".
And we managed to elect pro-Europeans in many vital seats, from Gower to Enfield and from Eastbourne to Bristol. "People were turned off by the Conservative's negative campaign around Jeremy Corbyn - for every person who told me they couldn't vote for me because of Corbyn there were two who said they would because of his integrity and honesty".
Also, it was Rosenstein who appointed Robert S. Mueller III as the special counsel to lead that investigation after Comey was sacked. Moreover, the Senate intelligence committee has already grilled several high-ranking officials - including Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and Attorney General Jeff Sessions - about whether Trump sought to interfere with the Russian Federation investigation and the criminal probe into ...
The doctors said Warmbier's severe brain injury was most likely - given his young age - to have been caused by cardiopulmonary arrest cutting the blood supply to the brain. Asked what he would say if he could speak directly to North Korean regime, Fred Warmbier replied: "I would say I'm so proud of Otto, my son, who has been in a pariah regime for the last 18 months, brutalised and terrorised, and he's now home with his family".
Gen. Jeff Sessions rightly recused himself from any investigation connected with the election. Comey declined to elaborate in an open setting. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who named Mueller to lead the investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation, testified there was no reason to dismiss him, and said that he alone has the authority to do so.
The 2004 encounter at Cosby's suburban Philadelphia estate was the only one to result in criminal charges. Jurors deliberated for a fifth day Friday, a day after telling the judge they were deadlocked and being instructed to keep trying to reach a verdict.
Cosby remains free on one-million-dollar bail. The judge at Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is bristling at repeated defense requests for a mistrial as the jury asks to rehear yet more testimony on its fifth day of deliberations. The judge gave the standard order to keep trying, but they were ultimately unable to break the deadlock. On Saturday, they came back and told Mr O'Neill they were hopelessly deadlocked .
A policewoman was critically injured and succumbed to her wounds at the hospital. Israel had eased restrictions on the entrance of Palestinians from the West Bank for Ramadan. All three were from Deir Abu Mashal, a village near Ramallah, and had been arrested for or involved in " popular terror activity ", a Shin Bet statement read.
Other US Navy vessels and Japanese Coast Guard cutters are at the scene southwest of Yokosuka searching for the missing sailors. A collision between the guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald and the ACX Crystal , a 29,000-ton container ship , off the coast of Japan has resulted in seven sailors going missing.
The militants who ambushed a police party at Achabal in Anantnag district of South Kashmir disfigured the faces of the six cops slain in the attack before walking away with their weapons. Police had laid a cordon around a house in Malik Mohalla in Arwani village at 8 am on Friday following an intelligence tip off about the presence of three militants there.
The underlying bill imposed new sanctions on Iran for its ballistic missile program and support for worldwide terrorism. The Senate voted 98-2 Thursday to pass a bill that would enact new sanctions against Russian Federation and require the White House to secure congressional approval before lifting any current sanctions, Reuters reported Thursday .
Ryan, a Washington-based lawyer from the law firm McDermott, Will & Emery who has experience prosecuting criminal cases as an assistant US attorney. Ryan, Cohen's newly-hired attorney, is the head of government strategies at McDermott, Will and Emery.
Having lost a majority in parliament, May needs the DUP's 10 lawmakers to win any kind of vote, including on the pieces of legislation needed to enact Britain's divorce from the EU. "And as we go into that negotiation, my clear view and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain is we should prioritise protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiation and taking them forward".
He was shot in the hip in the Wednesday morning incident and the bullet fractured bones and injured internal organs, causing severe bleeding. He said that he would estimate there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's body, and that he did not forsee any attempts to locate and remove them all.
Donald Trump in Miami announcing his new policy on Cuba . "It's hard to think of a policy that makes less sense than the prior administration's awful and misguided deal", said Trump. "Any strategy aimed at changing the political, economic and social system in Cuba - whether by pressure or imposition or through more subtle means - is destined to fail", it said.
Richard Cullen , who was hired by Pence to assist in responding to inquiries by special counsel Robert Mueller , served as Virginia attorney general and us attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia before rising to the top of one of the most prominent law firms in the state.
Yet island officials say they remain willing to continue "respectful dialogue" on topics of mutual interest. Responding to President Donald Trump's announcement Friday that he is reversing the Obama administration's steps to normalize relations with Cuba , the Castro government said the U.S.
After Mueller was appointed last month, Trump tweeted: "This is the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history". The FBI's special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election has turned its attention to President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner , according to a report in The Washington Post .
Trump's tweet Friday morning came after a series of angry tweets Wednesday in which he also complained about a "witch hunt" and criticized the investigation into ties between his campaign and Russia as "a phony collusion with the Russians story".
The source spoke on condition of anonymity. One White House official says his tweet appearing to confirm obstruction probe came out of nowhere. In March, CNN reported Kushner had "relationship meetings" with Russia's ambassador Sergey Kislyak and with Russian banker Sergey Gorkov to discuss issues like sanctions.
Most recently, police spoke with Hodgkinson in March after receiving complaints of a man firing 50 shots in the woods near several homes. Let's listen to a clip of what she said. The YMCA said that Hodgkinson had canceled his membership on Tuesday, and said he was moving. We know that he had a criminal record. He was arrested for domestic battery and discharge of a firearm.
District Attorney Kevin Steele says he's disappointed jurors didn't reach a unanimous decision, but says he'll retry Cosby. He will remain free on bail. Bill Cosby is back in court for the sixth day of jury deliberations in his sexual assault trial. Drugging and sexually violating a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.
Numerous dozens of women who say Cosby abused them will never have their day in court because the alleged crimes happened outside the statute of limitations. Count 1 alleges that Cosby didn't have consent when he penetrated Constand's genitals with his fingers. Cosby's lawyers have said he and Andrea Constand were lovers sharing a consensual sexual encounter.
Government spokesman Christophe Castaner said the 49 percent turnout - the lowest for six decades in such a vote - was "a failure of this election", acknowledging that the Macron team would need to reach out to those who stayed away. Macron, who won the presidency on his platform of being a pro-European centrist, is hoping to carry out far-reaching reforms in order to overhaul the country's political system and economy.
Authorities said there have been threats of attacks in Bogota by the so-called Gulf Clan, a group of former right-wing paramilitary fighters who traffic drugs. Still, the Andino shopping center would seem a hard target. A peace accord signed a year ago with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), the country's biggest guerrilla group, raised confidence bomb attacks might cease, but in February the second largest insurgent group, the National Liberation Army, or ELN, exploded a ...
Two crew members, including the ship's captain, Commander Bryce Benson, were evacuated by helicopter to a United States naval hospital in Yokosuka. The U.S. "Of course we're nervous and scared and just praying", Rita Schrimsher said by telephone from Athens, Alabama. The Philippine-flagged container ship was berthed at Tokyo's Oi wharf, where officials began questioning crew members about the cause of the nighttime crash.
The former First Minister became the first political leader to meet Leo Varadkar in Government Buildings, in a 45-minute meeting. In a phone call with Mrs May, the outgoing Irish prime minister, Enda Kenny, indicated his concern that her deal with the DUP would "put the Good Friday Agreement at risk", a spokesman for Mr Kenny said.
The new " Wonder Woman " had quite a few obstacles to contend with-and that's not even counting the many Nazis the heroine vanquishes in the film. In its opening weekend alone, the film has grossed approximately 103.1 million dollars in North American alone.
Israeli security officials did not respond immediately to requests for comment on what the SITE intelligence monitoring group described as the first time Islamic State had claimed responsibility for an attack in Israeli-controlled territory, nor on the attackers' affiliation.