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Brexit: April retail sales beat expectations as United Kingdom consumer spending remains resilient

Brexit: April retail sales beat expectations as United Kingdom consumer spending remains resilient Sterling jumped another 0.4 per cent against the dollar to move above $1.3 for the first time since last September during Thursday morning trading. On a three month on three month basis there was a 0.3 per cent increase in volumes, following a decline in March. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu's office denies rumors the prime minister opposes moving US Embassy

Trump will embark on his first global trip since taking office on Friday and begin with visits to Saudi Arabia, Israel and the West Bank and Italy. Lerman said in a conference call hosted by The Israel Project, which publishes The Tower, that Trump's approach to the peace process would mark a return to the stance adopted by former Secretary of State James Baker, who said, "we cannot want pe... [Full Article...]

India supports united, sovereign Palestine: PM Modi

India supports united, sovereign Palestine: PM Modi India also called for "early resumption of talks between Palestinian and Israeli sides to move towards finding a comprehensive resolution". At the same time, India has continued the Nehruvian policy of support to the Palestinian cause. peace efforts. India is helping Palestine with a Techno Park project in Birzeit University, Ramallah. The two countries today inked five Memorandum of Understan... [Full Article...]

The mechanics of the Trump Russia special counsel

But Rep. Peter King of NY is expressing concern over the wide purview special prosecutors have. NBC News reported Wednesday evening that there are now multiple grand jury subpoenas relating to Michael Flynn, Trump's former National Security Advisor, and Paul Manafort, Trump's ex-campaign manager. [Full Article...]

Oil prices rise after Russian-Saudi agreement to cap outflow

In a joint statement the two countries said an extension to March 31, 2018 was needed "to ensure market stability, predictability and sustainable development". He said "rising USA production and record inventories have kept upside limited and a nine-month extension at this stage is unlikely to break that."Goldman Sachs said output would increase from OPEC members that were exempt from the cuts". [Full Article...]

Video of officer using stun gun on handcuffed man leaked

Video of officer using stun gun on handcuffed man leaked The officer was reprimanded over the 2016 incident in Texas that's now been leaked publically. The body cam footage was mailed anonymously to local Fox affiliate KDFW and the station published the clip on Tuesday. "Better watch it, Marco", an officer can be heard saying. Officers began removing Stephenson's backpack, and Stephenson mentioned spitting out a toothpick. [Full Article...]

Trump presses Turkey's Erdogan to release jailed US pastor

Trump presses Turkey's Erdogan to release jailed US pastor In the meeting held between the two increasingly scandal-prone heads of state, Trump remarked, "We've had a great relationship and we will make it even better". It was not immediately clear whether officials associated with Erdogan were involved. The biggest dispute between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies in recent days has been the US plans to arm Kurdish Syrian militants to h... [Full Article...]

South Korean president 'may visit Pyongyang'

South Korean president 'may visit Pyongyang' In their first phone conversation, the two leaders "agreed that denuclearising the Korean peninsula is the two countries' common goal", Moon's spokesman Yoon Young-Chan told reporters. For his part, Moon said South Korea attaches great importance to its relations with China, and is willing to work with the Chinese side to develop bilateral ties and push forward their strategic cooperative partners... [Full Article...]

Tillerson signs global declaration recognizing climate change

Tillerson signs global declaration recognizing climate change Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signed on Thursday a declaration acknowledging the threat posed by climate change to the Arctic and indicating the need for action to curb its impact on the region. Environmental groups praised the inclusion of best practices to reduce carbon emissions, but took issue with the single mention of the Paris climate accord, an global agreement to begin reducing carbon ... [Full Article...]

Republican Oversight Chairman ready to Subpoena Trump-Comey FBI Memos

Republican Oversight Chairman ready to Subpoena Trump-Comey FBI Memos The White House said a memo written by Comey after he met with Trump in February was not an accurate portrayal of the conversation. According to a White House official, a "conversation of that nature" did not happen. Take the Comey memo. A day barely passes without some new report about the president and his team. Meanwhile, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and White House National Economic Counci... [Full Article...]

White House rejects allegations that Trump asked Comey to end Flynn probe

Flynn previously denied that he had spoken with the Russian ambassador to the U.S., Kislyak, in December about sanctions that Obama had imposed on Russia for its suspected interference in the 2016 presidential election. "I think it's reaching a point where it's of Watergate-size and scale, and a couple of other scandals that you and I have seen". "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie Rose said Wed... [Full Article...]

White House cites rumor, innuendo in criticizing Sally Yates

White House cites rumor, innuendo in criticizing Sally Yates One of them was former acting U.S. Attorney General Sally Yates owning Sen. On Monday, former acting Attorney General Sally Yates told Congress that, just days into the Trump presidency, she warned the White House that Flynn had lied to hide private meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. [Full Article...]

What we know about the Russia-Trump investigation

That's when, Comey later wrote, the president had asked him to ease off Flynn. They asked him to testify on the "circumstances of your termination" and his interactions with President Donald Trump's administration about the FBI's investigation into Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

'Cancel all future press briefings' Trump suggests in Twitter rant

'Cancel all future press briefings' Trump suggests in Twitter rant Also in the NBC interview , Trump trampled on the White House narrative about why Comey was sacked, insisting that he would've fired Comey regardless of the recommendation he received from the Department of Justice and saying the FBI's investigation into whether Trump campaign associates colluded with Russian officials factored into his decision. [Full Article...]

Flynn blocked military move Turkey opposed

Turkey has long opposed US forces working with Kurdish forces. Trump appointed Flynn as his national security adviser despite the revelation, but Flynn resigned less than a month into the job after it became known he had talked about sanctions with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and misled Vice President Mike Pence about it. [Full Article...]

David Friedman arrives in Israel to take up ambassador position

David Friedman arrives in Israel to take up ambassador position In his remarks, Friedman said he aimed to "strengthen the bond between our two countries and advance the cause of peace within the region, and look forward to doing this from the U.S. During the ceremony Tuesday morning, Rivlin identified himself as a seventh-generation Jerusalemite and noted."Next week, we will celebrate 50 years since Jerusalem was united, and the Jewish people were able to on... [Full Article...]

Does Trump Have Tapes of His Comey Conversations?

Second-ranking Senate Democrat Dick Durbin told reporters: "Each day as this unfolds, this pattern of obstruction of justice grows". "No politician in history, and I say this with great surety, has been treated worse or more unfairly". [Full Article...]

Electing Macron, France chooses not to yield to fear, but remains fractured

Electing Macron, France chooses not to yield to fear, but remains fractured Macron's movement announced Monday that it was rebranding itself with a new name, "Republic on the Move". Le Pen's father Jean-Marie Le Pen ran in the French presidential elections in 1974, 1988, 1995, 2002, and 2007 and scored his highest vote at 16.9 percent in 2002, dropping to 10 percent in 2000. [Full Article...]

If Britain limited EU immigration, this would have its price - Merkel

The visit to Berlin continued a tradition of French presidents making their first foreign trip to Germany. Mr Macron sought to bat away German fears on debt, saying he was opposed to mutualising "old debt" between euro-zone countries. There, the 39-year-old leader urged a "historic reconstruction" of Europe to battle populism sweeping the continent, following his defeat of far-right leader Marin... [Full Article...]

Terriers need Mooy firing to seal Premier League place, says manager

Terriers need Mooy firing to seal Premier League place, says manager Suddenly though, both Wednesday and Huddersfield find themselves within touching distance of the Premier League and all the riches and prestige that comes with it. This has to be the best atmosphere in 45 years and then we have to make sure we take this energy and transform it into energy on the grass. This saw both teams go into the break with neither managing to muster a shot on target, ... [Full Article...]


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