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World Norfolk MP persuaded not rebel on Brexit by prime minister
Author: 0 Norfolk MP persuaded not rebel on Brexit by prime minister

Lee's resignation came as May's fragile minority government scrambled to shore up support among lawmakers before two days of debate and votes in the House of Commons on its flagship Brexit bill. The Lords passed an amendment stating that Brexit can not go ahead until a minister has presented a report setting out what the United Kingdom has done to try to negotiate continued customs union membership.

World Primary Results: Trump’s Hold on the GOP Is Showing
Author: 0 Primary Results: Trump’s Hold on the GOP Is Showing

Smith has served in the state Legislature for 22 years. A second incumbent Republican congressman has lost his seat in a primary featuring intense divisions among the GOP in the Trump era. "We have had it with career politicians". "I strongly endorse Adam Laxalt for Governor of Nevada ", he tweeted . The district, which includes Charleston and the southern coast, has not elected a Democrat since 1978.

World Pope Francis Accepts Resignation Of Bishop Juan Barros Over Chilean Abuse Scandal
Author: 0 Pope Francis Accepts Resignation Of Bishop Juan Barros Over Chilean Abuse Scandal

Taking over as in Barros' stead is Bishop Jorge Enrique Conchua Cayuqueo, O.F.M., auxiliary bishop of Santiago , who will serve as apostolic administrator for the Diocese of Osorno. "Today begins a new day for the Catholic Church in Chile and hopefully the world", Juan Carlos Cruz, the key witness in the abuse case, wrote on Twitter .

World Pilot rescued after US F-15 crashes off Okinawa, Japan
Author: 0 Pilot rescued after US F-15 crashes off Okinawa, Japan

Japan's public broadcaster NHK said he had a broken leg. The pilot is not in a life-threatening condition. The Kadena Air Base in Okinawa is the largest and most active US Air Force base outside the country's borders. In December 2017, two alleged incidents of parts falling from helicopters onto civilian territory occurred. Kadena has temporarily paused F-15 training while the 18th Wing reviews "operational, maintenance and safety procedures with unit personal", the statement added.

World Donald Trump talks about G7 post Singapore summit
Author: 0 Donald Trump talks about G7 post Singapore summit

Trump said a photograph released by German Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman that went viral captured a friendlier mood than what the snapshot conveyed to many analysts. But speaking to the Commons this afternoon, Theresa May said she still believed the forum played an important role, telling MPs "it is only through continued dialogue that we can find ways to work together to resolve the challenges we face".

World Trump's trade adviser apologises for comments on Trudeau
Author: 0 Trump's trade adviser apologises for comments on Trudeau

But he also said that critical comments from Justin Trudeau would cost Canada "a lot of money". The president's surrogates also piled on during Sunday U.S. I have a good relationship with Justin Trudeau . The president said he was annoyed by Trudeau's comments about not letting Canada get pushed around.

World Greece and Macedonia reach deal to end decades-old name dispute
Author: 0 Greece and Macedonia reach deal to end decades-old name dispute

Macedonia agreed to change its name to the Republic of Northern Macedonia after reaching a historic deal with Greece on their decades-old dispute over the ex-Yugoslav republic's name, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said on Tuesday. Stoltenberg said: "This will set Skopje on its path to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership". "By solving the name question, we are becoming a member of NATO ", Zaev added.

World Reminding Russia About Its Lost Seat at the G7 Table
Author: 0 Reminding Russia About Its Lost Seat at the G7 Table

Relations with Russian Federation also became an issue at the summit after Trump on Friday said the country should be allowed to again attend meetings with the G7, an idea that did not gain much traction at the meeting and was not formally raised.

World Police officer rescues young boy running on busy highway
Author: 0 Police officer rescues young boy running on busy highway

Dash cam from Sergeant Anthony Mannino's patrol auto shows him plucking a toddler from harm's way in Naperville , Illinois last month. Mannino stopped his squad auto in the right lane, keeping the lane clear of traffic, and then ran up to the child while shouting at him to stop and "come here".

World Kim summit: Interpreters have massive role to play in talks like these
Author: 0 Kim summit: Interpreters have massive role to play in talks like these

Trump said that Kim and his aides "loved" watching it, and hoped they would make it a reality . Trump on Monday forecast a "nice" outcome, while Kim spent the day out of view. Trump had the video made for Kim and personally showed it to him on an iPad when the two met. The summit - the first ever between a sitting American president and North Korea's leader - was to kick off at 9 a.m., the White House said.

World Pundits Lament Poor Results of U.S.-N.Korea Summit
Author: 0 Pundits Lament Poor Results of U.S.-N.Korea Summit

Rodman says he tried to deliver the message to Obama, but was met with rejection. "It feels like there is a big change coming with this", she said. The VFW sent President Trump a letter before the summit urging him to take up the issue of American remains with Kim. Mr Rodman arrived in Singapore wearing a T-shirt promoting PotCoin, which has sponsored his travel to North Korea in the past.

World Nevada Democrats Look for Sweep of Top State Offices
Author: 0 Nevada Democrats Look for Sweep of Top State Offices

Republican state Attorney General Adam Laxalt has defeated more than half a dozen opponents to become the GOP nominee for Nevada governor. All 79 polling locations are closed. Trump are beginning to see that he wasn't such a bad choice, pointing to this week's summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as one positive sign.

Author: 0 Raccoon scales high-rise in downtown St. Paul

With no balconies or windows that open, office workers inside the building were left to watch anxiously as the raccoon continued its climb. Finally, the good news - we hope - came at 2:45 a.m.: The little raccoon that could had done it. By Wednesday morning it had made it to the roof of the building, easing fears that it would plummet to its death. The UBS Plaza building is 25 stories tall.

Author: 0 May wins Brexit vote, avoids rebellion

Pro-Brexit members of the government want to be able to play the "no deal" card, but the House of Commons , where pro-EU voices are stronger, would nearly certainly reject the idea. '(It's) too soon to make a decision on that, but we'll have to consider it in the months ahead'. Fellow Tory Remainers Anna Soubry and Ken Clarke were not convinced by ministers' concession and voted against the government by backing the Lords amendment on a "meaningful vote".

World What Really Sparked Trump's Outrage Over Trudeau's Statement?
Author: 0 What Really Sparked Trump's Outrage Over Trudeau's Statement?

And it concludes with a direct shot at Trump, calling on the House to "reject disparaging and ad hominem statements by US officials which do a disservice to bilateral relations and work against efforts to resolve this trade dispute". Addressing reporters in Singapore ahead of Trump's summit Tuesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Pompeo said he was "unconcerned" that Trump's treatment of Canada - a close ally - boded poorly for his ability to forge peace with a longtime USA adversary.

World Missing US air force officer found after 35 years
Author: 0 Missing US air force officer found after 35 years

Department of State's Diplomatic Security Service as part of a passport fraud investigation. While working at his permanent duty station at Kirtland AFB, New Mexico, the Air Force assigned Hughes to a temporary duty station in the Netherlands in July 1983.

World The Trump administration will stop granting asylum to domestic abuse victims
Author: 0 The Trump administration will stop granting asylum to domestic abuse victims

Monday's decision marks Sessions' latest effort to greatly restrict immigration. That's defined as someone who is "unable or unwilling to return to his or her home country, and can not obtain protection in that country, due to past persecution or a well-founded fear of being persecuted in the future 'on account of race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion, '" by the United Nations 1951 Convention and 1967 Protocol.

World Kenilworth doctor made CBE in Queen's birthday honours list
Author: 0 Kenilworth doctor made CBE in Queen's birthday honours list

Malcolm Richardson, a magistrate in North Avon and then South Gloucestershire for more than 25 years, and former national chairman of the Magistrates" Association, has been recognised in the honours list for "services to the administration of justice'.

World Singapore to restrict airspace during US-North Korea summit
Author: 0 Singapore to restrict airspace during US-North Korea summit

According to President Trump it likely won't be the last. There was initially much uncertainty over whether the summit would go ahead at all, and it was briefly called off last month by Trump after a dispute with the North Koreans over the key issue of denuclearisation.

World Supreme Court Upholds Ohio Rules for Canceling Voter Registration
Author: 0 Supreme Court Upholds Ohio Rules for Canceling Voter Registration

If they do not respond and do not vote over the following four years, they are purged. The court of appeals that struck down Ohio's voter purge process answered this question by looking to how OH determined which voters should be eligible for a purge in the first place.

World 'Fool Trade': Trump continues to rip G7 in tweetstorm
Author: 0 'Fool Trade': Trump continues to rip G7 in tweetstorm

President Donald Trump and his surrogates as the famously polite nation simmered over the weekend broadsides by its U.S. ally. Trump is now feuding with Trudeau and other close allies of the United States over trade just one day after leaving the G7 Summit in Canada where he met with world leaders.

World Britain says hopes United States will honour G7 commitments on trade
Author: 0 Britain says hopes United States will honour G7 commitments on trade

He said unleashing retaliatory measures "is not something I relish doing" but that he wouldn't hesitate to do so because "I will always protect Canadian workers and Canadian interests". The German chancellor also said she is not ready to " give up on G7 " but would seek dialogue with Russian Federation and try to " work very closely " with Japan, Canada, India and China.

World Donald Trump Arrives in Singapore For Historic US-North Korea Summit
Author: 0 Donald Trump Arrives in Singapore For Historic US-North Korea Summit

The two are due to meet on Tuesday on the resort island of Sentosa for their high-stakes summit, the first-ever talks between a USA and North Korean leader and the culmination of a head-spinning diplomatic dance. The first came early in the day, showing a glimpse of his morning briefing with Ambassador Sung Kim, the South Korean-born American diplomat who is the U.S.

Author: 0 Tennessee children caught on camera traveling in pet kennels, woman arrested

Video surfaced after a concerned citizen who saw the unfolding incident took it upon themselves to film the children getting out of the kennels for evidence in case police didn't show up in time. "I don't think she knew because she loves her grandkids", Cowan told Fox 13 . Cowan recently bought two German Shepard puppies, neighbors told WREG .

World Trump and Kim Arrive in Singapore Ahead of Historic Summit
Author: 0 Trump and Kim Arrive in Singapore Ahead of Historic Summit

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro blasted Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in a Fox News interview Sunday, saying there was a "special place in hell" for Trudeau and any foreign leader who engaged in "bad-faith diplomacy" with U.S.

World Trump, Pompeo Positive Ahead of NKorean Summit; Officials Meet to Close Differences
Author: 0 Trump, Pompeo Positive Ahead of NKorean Summit; Officials Meet to Close Differences

Another possibility from the summit is a deal to end the Korean War, which North Korea has long demanded, presumably, in part, to get US troops off the Korean Peninsula and eventually pave the way for a North Korean-led unified Korea. He credits his administration's "maximum pressure" campaign with getting Kim to the table. He implied to White House reporters last month during a background briefing that reinstating the summit after Trump canceled it would have been almost impossible.

World Spanish PM lets migrant boat dock at Valencia
Author: 0 Spanish PM lets migrant boat dock at Valencia

Malta is accusing Italy of violating global norms by instructing a migrant rescue ship with 629 people aboard to stay at sea while a diplomatic standoff plays out over where it can dock. The Maltese prime minister also expressed concern over the Italian authorities' directions given to the Acquarius vessel, adding that such policies contradicted worldwide norms, and might lead to risky developments.