Thursday June 22-nd, 2017

Councillors back Owen Smith in Labour leadership race Councillors back Owen Smith in Labour leadership race

What I want to do is achieve a world where we don't need to go to war, where there is no need for it. "That would be the job of Britain in the event of a fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member being invaded, obviously" - while stressing it ...

Gawker Will Shut Down Next Week

Univision was bidding against the internet company Ziff Davis in a bankruptcy auction. Years later, Thiel insisted that his role in Bollea's lawsuit was meant to stop a "singularly bad bully", even as critics raised concerns that the lawsuit cou...

Clinton Foundation to stop accepting foreign donations if Hillary wins

Updated | Donald Trump's campaign and others are questioning why the Clinton Foundation waited until this week to announce its plans to stop accepting foreign donations, including from corporations, non-profits and governments, if Hillary Clint...

Rising Cost of Potentially Life-Saving EpiPen Puts Pinch on Families

Because of aggressive marketing and branding campaigns, and lobbying for legislation that requires the product to be stocked in schools, they have a brand dominance equal to that of Kleenex, doctors say . Parents who have high deductibles have to pa...

Trump bids for black vote in United States election Trump bids for black vote in United States election

They've fought and died in every war since the Revolution. Trump painting the entire community as living in poverty with no jobs continues to show he is completely out of touch with the African American community. "I just love him", said Forney, ...

Chinese president wants to ensure 'correct direction' of Myanmar ties Chinese president wants to ensure 'correct direction' of Myanmar ties

Echoing Xi's remarks, Suu Kyi said Myanmar values the deep "pauk phaw" - "fraternal" in the Myanmar language - friendship between the two countries, and thanked China for its support for Myanmar's economic and social development. This is Suu Kyi's fi...

Judge orders Clinton to answer questions on email use

Earlier this month, while speaking before a convention of black and Latino journalists, Clinton said she "short circuited" a response in a Fox News interview by appearing to suggest that FBI Director James B. State Department, the Clinton Foundation...

Park Returns to Her Best to Win in Golf's Olympic Return Park Returns to Her Best to Win in Golf's Olympic Return

And to anyone who questioned her place in women's golf. Not long before moving onto the LPGA Tour, Piller said that when she was a little girl, "I always wanted to be a professional athlete". "When I finished five under after the first nine I was o...

Third French beach town bans Muslim burkini swimsuit

A French court in Nice upheld the ban on Saturday. "Swimwear displaying religious affiliation in an ostentatious way, while France and its religious sites are now the target of terrorist attacks, could create risks of trouble to public order".

Turkish Parliament Approves Israel Reconciliation Deal Turkish Parliament Approves Israel Reconciliation Deal

According to the new agreement, Israel will pay 20 million USA dollars in 25 days as a compensation for lost lives during Mavi Marmara flottila raid and Turkey will drop all cases against the incident. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had pr...

None of ISIS leaders are safe: Obama None of ISIS leaders are safe: Obama

Echoing months of assessments from senior terrorism officials, as well as the cascading Isis-inspired terrorist attacks worldwide, Obama warned that Isis will answer the loss of its Iraq and Syria caliphate with escalating, low-level terrorism, par...

Calcium supplements and dementia: we need to wait for better evidence Calcium supplements and dementia: we need to wait for better evidence

The women were given tests of memory and thinking skills and their progress was followed for five years. The findings, however, don't definitively prove that the calcium supplements directly cause dementia , Kern added. But are calcium supplements...

Japanese Emperor Akihito addresses abdication speculation Japanese Emperor Akihito addresses abdication speculation

Akihito said the more than yearlong period of mourning and funeral events after an emperor's death also places a heavy strain on those involved, in particular the imperial family. But it could take years for Akihito to actually abdicate the throne. ...

Was an Egyptian sent home for refusing to shake Israeli's hand? Was an Egyptian sent home for refusing to shake Israeli's hand?

After the following incident, the International Olympic Committee opened a disciplinary commission saying that "the Olympic spirit should be about building bridges, never about erecting walls". "It happens between friends and he's not my friend. But ...

China sweeps table tennis gold _ for 3rd straight Olympics China sweeps table tennis gold _ for 3rd straight Olympics

South Korean Greco-Roman wrestler Ryu Han-su stays on the mat after losing to Rasul Chunayev of Azerbaijan in the men's 66kg bronze medal match at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on August 16, 2016. Four of the five matches went to five games and while...

Syria report progress in government siege of Aleppo

The media arm of Lebanon's Hezbollah movement, whose fighters support Syrian government troops, acknowledged the rebels' advance, adding that air strikes had levelled one of the military colleges after forces withdrew. Families in the western dis...

Mom Asks for Help Replacing Her Autistic Daughter's T-Shirt, Gets Overwhelming Response Mom Asks for Help Replacing Her Autistic Daughter's T-Shirt, Gets Overwhelming Response

The response to Skouson's post was far greater that she ever expected. So you can imagine Grimshaw Skouson's panic when she attempted to find the next size of Cami's favorite shirt only to discover that it's not made anymore, and her eBay sources h...

French president visits pope after Islamic attacks French president visits pope after Islamic attacks

French President Fran├žois Hollande met with Pope Francis on Wednesday to discuss the death of elderly French priest Jacques Hamel at the hands of Islamist militants. The attack, the first committed in the name of IS against a church in the West, came...

Jeremy Corbyn: Tom Watson is talking nonsense - and he knows it

In an ambitious move, Corbyn will unveil plans to give councils more control over bus routes and renationalize the railways; promising fare savings of up to 10 percent for passengers under his government. The Labour leader was filmed among 20 other ...

Dolly Parton - Pure & Simple review: 'breezy country tunes' Dolly Parton - Pure & Simple review: 'breezy country tunes'

Parton says this album is really special to her because she's taking her fans back to her roots - with songs that have a pure, tender side. Dolly explains, "To me, I pictured this like friends with benefits. "I'll never find anybody" but she did fi...

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