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UK PM eyes deal to prop up minority government

Prime Minister May wants to negotiate the divorce and the future trading relationship with the European Union before Britain leaves in March 2019, followed by what she calls a phased implementation process to give business time to prepare for the impact of Brexit .

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AG Jeff Sessions Wants To Block Laws Protecting Marijuana Users

In a May letter that became public Monday, Sessions asked congressional leaders to remove from legislation any language that would prevent the Justice Department from using its funds or authority to preclude states "from implementing their own state laws that authorize the use, distribution, possession or cultivation of medical marijuana ".

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Deputy AG Rosenstein sends out an odd warning about "anonymous" press leaks

As The Post's Philip Bump explains , Trump can end this " witch hunt " one of three ways. Rosenstein in a memo to Trump had raised concerns over FBI Director James Comey's performance. Rosenstein testified before the Senate Appropriations Committee on June 13. "The message the President is sending through his tweets is that he believes the rule of law doesn't apply to him and that anyone who thinks otherwise will be fired", she added.

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No drama this time: DJ bids an early farewell at US Open

Jason Day made two triple bogeys and closed with a birdie to avoid the indignity of shooting 80. The runner-up finish, along with a $1 million check, moved him into the top 50 and secured his spot in the Masters and U.S. "But I d rather be remembered for something that s done on Sunday ". The 44 sub-par rounds broke the first-round mark of 39 at Medinah in 1990. "All in all, I ve got to be happy", Els said.

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Doctors: Scalise remains critical, but 'excellent recovery' possible

Both teams prayed at second base, where Rep. Scalise was positioned at the time he was shot Wednesday. 3 House Republican, has shown improvement after being shot by a gunman who opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a baseball practice earlier in the week, his lead surgeon says.

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Terri Sewell votes against bill aimed at reversing Dodd-Frank financial regulations

His bill would target the heart of the law's restrictions on banks by offering a trade-off: Banks could qualify for most of the regulatory relief in the bill so long as they meet a strict requirement for building capital to cover unexpected big losses.

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London Tower Fire: Death Toll Rises as Anger Takes Hold

Early reports say the fire started on the second level , and quickly spread through all 22 floors on top of of it. "Today we are holding assemblies for all our students to explain the support the school has made available for them and how they can access it".

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Missing: The desperate hunt for lost relatives after London tower block fire

The communities secretary, Sajid Javid, attempted to reassure residents and locals from north Kensington and the wider public when he announced on Friday that the interim findings of investigations by fire officers could be ready soon. "We tried the door but it was too hot", she said. Heckled by residents, who were demanding to know how many people were unaccounted for, Cundy released some details from the inquiry.

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Vermonters March in Support of Climate Agreement

Even the far-right can't be especially satisfied with Trump's position given that he has offered to either renegotiate the agreement or pursue an "entirely new transaction on terms that are fair to the United States". South Africa's government calls the US pullout "an abdication of global responsibility". China has emerged as Europe's unlikely partner in this and other areas - underlining Trump's isolation on many issues.

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United States sailors unaccounted for after Navy destroyer collides with ship off Japan

The Navy's 7th Fleet said flooding was stabilized and sailors from the USS Dewey came aboard to assist in damage control. Friday, the USS Fitzgerald collided with a merchant ship 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka, Japan . Schuster said the larger size of the container ship compared to the USA destroyer left the smaller ship vulnerable in the collision . "We are coordinating with the relevant authorities including the governments of the USA and Japan to determine exactly the ...

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Pakistan 'turnaround' impresses Indian captain Kohli

There is no reason for you (Sarfraz) to be so happy. "I don't think we need to look too far away from what we are doing as a group, focus on our skills and our abilities and believe in ourselves on that particular day". In these editions of the tournament which determines the champions in the continent, India decimated Bangladesh but went on to lose their next games to either Pakistan or Sri Lanka - in group stages or even in the finals.

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Number of Britons seeking German citizenship quadruples

It said 2,865 Britons took German citizenship in 2016 - a 365 per cent increase. The largest group of people taking up German citizenship came from Turkey, although the total of 16,290 was down 17.3% from previous year. Under current rules, Britons can maintain dual citizenship even after Britain's scheduled exit from the European Union in 2019. At 16,290, Turkish citizens remained the largest group seeking a Germany passport, although applications dropped by almost 17 percent.

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Trump Calls The Health Care Bill He's Been Praising 'Mean'

They are asking so they can tell Americans, the senators' constituents, what is in a bill that will affect their lives. Trump's remarks were a surprising slap at a Republican-written House measure that was shepherded by Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., and whose passage the president lobbied for and praised.

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GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'

Price said the budget proposed by the Trump administration calls for continuing the billions of dollars in CSR payments to insurers - but noted that the funding would continue until a lawsuit by House Republicans over the subsidies is resolved.

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FIFA targets gay slurs by Chile, Mexico fans in Russia

The decade-long construction of the 68,000-seat venue was plagued with delays, corruption allegations and reports of human rights violations. However, addressing the media in St Petersburg on Friday, the local organising committee's chief executive Alexey Sorokin claimed the results of internal inspections did not tally with HRW's findings.

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Why you should replace coconut oil with healthier fats

Even though coconut oil may increase LDL cholesterol per the AHA report , you do not necessarily have to avoid it. The AHA also say there's no solid evidence that backs up people's claims that coconut oil has health benefits. Sinatra further concludes that since high cholesterol doesn't cause heart disease , the millions of Americans taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs don't need them, which cause bad side-effects like leg cramps and brain fog.

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Horizon Pharma PLC (HZNP) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14

Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 4,064,995 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $60,081,000 after buying an additional 525,486 shares during the period. The Firm is focused on identifying, developing, acquiring and commercializing differentiated and accessible medicines that address unmet medical needs.

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USA pulling out of Paris climate accord 'shocking' Rajnath

He said India would get billions of dollars for meeting its commitment under the Paris agreement and it - along with China - would double its coal-fired power plants in the years to come, gaining a financial advantage over the US. "Wind has created over 100,000 American jobs, and we now make parts for turbines in 500 factories across 41 states", says Kiernan. Trump said the deal "disadvantages the U.S.

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Light winds cancellation a blow for Team NZ

Victory for Emirates Team New Zealand, their second during Friday's racing, put them ahead of the USA defending champions in the qualifying races. Oracle Team USA leads with six points, followed by Emirates Team New Zealand with five and Land Rover BAR with four.

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Ford Announces 2018 F-150, Expedition Power Figures

The new naturally aspirated 3.3-liter V-6 base engine in the F-150 makes 290 hp at 6,500 rpm and 265 lb-ft of torque at 2,750 rpm - that's 8 hp and 12 lb-ft more than the 2017 model's base 3.7-liter V-6 engine. Ford announced Thursday that when the Expedition finally arrives this fall, it will be available with an off-road-focused FX4 package for the XLT trim level that adds skid plates, off-road shocks, an electronic limited-slip rear differential, and beefier tires wrapped around 18-inch ...

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May says Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority

She has since said the timetable will remain unchanged but there is growing pressure on her to moderate the government's approach and favour maintaining close ties with the European single market . An election in March saw the Protestant, pro-British DUP finish narrowly ahead of Catholic socialists Sinn Fein . Sinn Fein and the Democratic Unionists both agree a deal to restore a powersharing administration in Northern Ireland can be done by the end of the month.

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Greek stocks hit 2-year high after new deal

The money will be targeted towards Greece's next loan repayments as well as the country's current financial needs. Getting the money was becoming increasingly urgent as Greece has a big repayment hump next month. Some debt repayments could be delayed by 15 years. As part of the deal, Greece committed to producing budget surpluses until 2060, when not counting debt repayment costs.

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Brexit: UK and European Union negotiations to start on Monday

SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood said: "The Prime Minister will have to do a lot more, however, to convince us that the DUP tail isn't wagging the Tory dog". Although elections for the assembly took place in a March, it can only meet if the two leading parties, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) and the pro-republican Sinn Fein, agree to work together by appointing a first minister and deputy first minister.

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Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

When both teams went to second base - the symbolic spot where Rep. Steve Scalise was wounded in the attack at the Alexandria practice field - to kneel and pray, some mocked the prayer too. President Trump delivered a videotaped statement , saying, "we will not be intimidated. the game will go on". The mood at the Capitol remained somber Thursday, as members learned more about Scalise's condition and signed giant "get well" posters for him and others injured.

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Britain's May urges Northern Irish government deal by June 29

A conclusion on the deal was expected on Wednesday, but the decision may now be delayed to next week, after the DUP said it would be inappropriate to conclude talks and announce a deal on the same day as a fire consumed a tower block in west London , killing 12 people.

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Is Broccoli The New Superfood for Diabetes?

To keep you blood sugar levels within limits, it is beneficial to start eating foods that are high in fibre and vitamins. The findings of the study published in the journal Science Translational Medicine found that this compound can reverse the expression of the gene in type 2 diabetic patient.

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FDA Asks Drug Company To Take Opioid Off Market

On Tuesday, the agency announced a two-day public meeting that will focus on whether the agency has "the right information to determine whether these products are having their intended impact on limiting abuse and helping to curb the epidemic", according to an accompanying statement by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb.

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European Union raises pressure on United Kingdom, demands clarity ahead of Brexit talks

During May's visit to Paris on Tuesday, French President Emmanuel Macron also said the "door is open" for a return, but warned that it would be much harder to achieve once negotiations have started. If the parties can not agree a deal, then devolution will be suspended and the Northern Irish assembly's powers returned to the United Kingdom government.

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Toyota Just Set an All-Time Lap Record at Le Mans

Twenty minutes prior to Toyota's lap, the No. 33 Eurasia Motorsport LMP2 auto had crashed, which resulted in a red flag. His average speed of 156.52 miles per hour eclipsed the 156.47mph lap that Hans Stuck posted in 1985 on a track configuration that didn't even include the Mulsanne Straight chicane, nor the Dunlop chicane.

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E-cigarettes may be as harmful as smoking

Advocates state that vaping devices draw people away from traditional cigarettes and thus avoid the various ill-health associated diseases (such as lung cancer) linked with tobacco products. In April 2017 in the journal Chemical Research in Toxicology published an article in which it was reported that vapors from electronic cigarettes activated in the pulmonary tissues, genes related to oxidative stress.

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Britain And EU Agree To Begin Brexit Negotiations On Monday

The announcement followed speculation that talks may have to be delayed because of the inconclusive outcome of last week's General Election, which has already forced the State Opening of Parliament to be put back from June 19 to 21. Prime Minister Theresa May had announced that Britain would be prepared to leave Europe without a deal if necessary, with her now famous message "no deal is better than a bad deal".

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Scalise's condition 'more difficult' than first thought

Aguilar plays outfield for the Democratic team; before the shooting, Scalise was slated to play second base for the Republicans. "The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding", the MedStar Washington Hospital Center said in a statement on Wednesday evening.

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Congress in Karnataka suffers jolt as move to unseat Council chairman flops

Now one seat is vacant following the death of BJP MLC Vimala Gowda. The result of Thursday's no-confidence motion to oust Chairman of the Legislative Council D H Shankaramurthy brought to the fore an interesting development in Janata Dal (Secular): state unit president H D Kumaraswamy taking a call on backing the BJP though his father and patriarch H D Deve Gowda chose to stick to the policy of staying equi-distant from both national parties.

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Monterey Library's summer reading program keeps kids engaged

Librarian Kathy Mojica was pleased with the turnout for this year's Summer Reading program that had about 10 children Wednesday and 31 Tuesday. Rubberband helicopters, batik making, antigravity nebula bottles, the Supper Silly Bazillion Bubble Circus, Gravitational Bull Juggling and Comedy Hour and oodles of other fun things-We're gearing up for an action-packed Summer Reading Program at the Hamilton Public Library! The Jersey Shore Public Library will kick off a summer full of ...

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BJP may announce presidential candidate on June 23

Opposition heavyweights like West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee have said their preference would be for the government to name a candidate who is acceptable across party lines, which would make an election unnecessary. Meanwhile, disgruntled BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha on Thursday yet again backed party veteran L.K. Advani as the most deserving candidate for the post of President, saying he was physically fit and has the ability to "understand the complexity of the Constitution".