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Brexit : Britain, EU to begin negotiations on Monday

Adams' claim comes after former Conservative Prime Minister John Major voiced his serious reservations about a deal between the Tories and the DUP to prop up the Conservative government . The La...

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Sen. King says Trump firing Mueller would be a 'huge mistake'

Technically, it's up to the attorney general to decide what to do with the special counsel. Sanders declined to say whether Trump had confidence in Mueller. Press secretary Sean Spicer pushed back...

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Theresa May 'confident' she will get Queen's Speech through Commons

The delay comes as the United Kingdom grapples with political uncertainty after last week's inconclusive election cast doubt on Prime Minister Theresa May's ability to stay in office or govern effec...

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EU impatient for Brexit talks amid UK post-election chaos

The London fire, which claimed at least 17 lives , forced the cancellation of the City of London's Mansion House dinner, where May's finance minister, Philip Hammond, had the chance to revive calls fo...

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Taoiseach Holds Meeting With DUP Leader

Also on the cabinet's agenda were the talks to secure an alliance where the DUP backs the Conservatives on a vote-by-vote basis in parliament, rather than a formal coalition government . Mrs May'...

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Brexit talks will begin on Monday despite Britain's political chaos

Spokesman Alexander Winterstein said: "We are fully prepared and ready for negotiations to start". The Brexit discussions are due to begin on Monday when the British minister in charge of the proces...

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Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets

President Donald Trump is touting his social media following, saying he can deliver his message directly to voters instead of going through the "fake news media". For Sandra Younger, a 50-year-old f...

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Lesbian Police Officer Hailed a Hero After Virginia Shooting

Thursday night's Congressional Baseball game was full of heartfelt moments, a day after a gunman opened fire on a GOP practice field in Arlington, Va. Special Agent David Bailey , who was also in...

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US Senate passes new Russia sanctions

The Senate vote on the bill was 97 to 2. In early January, before Trump was sworn in, a bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill created to go beyond the punishments already levied against Russi...

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Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path

Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path

The wounded Capitol Police officers were identified as David Bailey, who was treated for a minor injury, and Crystal Griner, who was shot in the ankle. Almost 25,000 tickets were sold for the game and...

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Officer who shot Philando Castile found not guilty

A jury on Friday found a Minnesota police officer not guilty of manslaughter in the death of a black motorist. "Yes, I am", his mother Valerie told a gathering of reporters. The city of St. Anthon...

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May inches toward deal to stay in power

Prompted by her poor election showing, particularly among pro-EU young people who fear losses of jobs and opportunity for Brexit , some of her most senior ministers and two former Conservative prime ...

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'Pray for me': Final messages emerge from people trapped in Grenfell Tower

In the past she has photographed series based around black hair , and a raucous night at the infamous, now-closed London cabaret bar Madame Jojo's . Her friend Asyia Assani said: " The lifts were no...

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Northern Ireland politics hits PM May's coalition talks

The source said talks with the small Northern Irish party were progressing well as meetings in Downing Street with all of the British province s main political leaders were taking place. Prime Ministe...

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Upbeat EU calls Britain to order in Brexit talks

Like many on the continent, he has long criticised Britain's entitlement, negotiated by Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the 1980s, to get about half its European Union budget contributions back as...

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Northern Ireland's DUP wants "sensible Brexit", talks with May to continue

The former Northern Ireland First Minister said her meeting with Mr Varadkar was very good and that she was looking forward to a very positive relationship with the Irish premier. Mrs May has confir...

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Bat-Signal to shine over Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

If you're in the L.A. area on Thursday, June 15, and would like to pay tribute to West, hit up City Hall with your old chums in your best Batman accessories. Tonight, something pretty cool is goin...

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Bernie Sanders 'Delighted' by Jeremy Corbyn's Results in Election Vote

Bernie Sanders 'Delighted' by Jeremy Corbyn's Results in Election Vote

Ruth Davidson, the Conservative leader in Scotland, said she had asked May for assurances that there would be no attack on gay rights after a deal with the DUP. He said May was chosen by the Conserv...

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Doctor: Congressman Scalise hit by single rifle wound, remains critical condition

The 66-year-old of Belleville, Illionis, opened fire early Wednesday morning at an Alexandria, Virginia, baseball field where GOP lawmakers were practicing for an upcoming charity baseball game. Luc...

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Has Islamic State's brutal leader finally been killed?

The ministry said Friday that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a Russian strike in late May along with other senior group commanders. It said the IS leaders were discussing the group's withdra...

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United Kingdom political turmoil continues

While a deal with the DUP would help May stay in power to open Brexit talks that are due to begin next week, it would also risk destabilizing the political balance in Northern Ireland by increasing ...

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Congressman in critical condition after shooting at baseball practice

His injuries were extensive, and he was in critical condition Wednesday night, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said in a statement . Alabama Congressman Mo Brooks told CNN he realized Rep....

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Donald Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russia probe

The President's tweet sparked immediate speculation about the future of the official, Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a memo recommending Comey be ousted and also later approved the appointment of a sp...

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APNewsBreak: About 4000 more US troops to go to Afghanistan

APNewsBreak: About 4000 more US troops to go to Afghanistan

The latest is posed by Islamic State extremists, evidenced in a rash of deadly attacks in the capital city of Kabul, which have only fueled calls for a stronger USA presence. Mattis said. "But the que...

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Korea says it freed U.S. student over humanitarian reasons

They were told - but did not believe - that shortly after the trial Otto Warmbier contracted botulism and was given a sleeping pill, and that he had never recovered. "Our son is coming home", hi...

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Trump considering firing special prosecutor

Trump considering firing special prosecutor

Rosenstein said that, under the special counsel regulations, he is the only department official with the authority to get rid of Mueller . However, according to a source, Sessions is expected to cl...

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Iran vows measures against new USA sanctions

Iran vows measures against new USA sanctions

Senate's move is unquestionably in breach of both the spirit and the letter of the nuclear deal ", said Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior adviser to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. "The Iranian reg...

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Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business

The president will also unveil a series of "very specific benchmarks" in a speech in Miami on Friday that Cuban President Raul Castro needs to meet in order to negotiate with the US, according to Wh...

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Britain says no European Union exit deal unless future relationship taken into account

Mrs Foster said: "We've had some very good discussions today and those discussions are continuing this afternoon". Never miss a story again - sign up to our Telegram channel and we'll keep you up ...

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White House denies Trump wants to oust Mueller

But he could order the Justice Department to do so. The CEO of the right-wing website Newsmax , a close friend of Trump's, has been making the media rounds saying President Trump is considering f...

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Brussels left waiting as May attempts to seal power deal

Following London talks with the DUP, May will head to Paris to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron who has just won an impressive victory in parliamentary elections. "The current uncertai...

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Trump expresses more frustration over Russia investigation

Trump expresses more frustration over Russia investigation

Although, that changed shortly after Comey was terminated from his services! The Washington Post , citing five people briefed on the requests who spoke on condition of anonymity, said Dan Coats, ...

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Germany expects no delay in Brexit negotiations

But a deadly fire at a tower block in London delayed the announcement of any deal. Sinn Fein's Stormont leader Michelle O'Neill said: "I will be making it very clear that any deal between the To...

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Philip Hammond: UK must be pragmatic in Brexit talks

Philip Hammond , Britain's finance minister, says protecting the British economy should be the main goal of upcoming negotiations over the country's exit from the European Union. U.K. Chancellor of th...

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London inferno toll now 30, set to rise even further

London inferno toll now 30, set to rise even further

A specialist fire investigation team has identified what is believed to have been the flat where the fire began. In a related development, facing increasing criticism for not meeting with locals s...

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Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

It seems to refer to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who populated headlines after writing a letter highlighting Comey's supposed flaws. The Russia issue has cast a shadow over Trump'...

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European Central Bank removes rate-cut guidance but euro softer on only baby steps

The ECB Governing Council met in Tallinn, Estonia, yesterday, where it formally dropped its guidance that interest rates might fall further, saying only that it now expects borrowing costs to stay a...

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Mueller's investigators to speak to intel officials

Mueller's investigators to speak to intel officials

President Donald Trump complained on social media about the wide-ranging investigation of Russian interference in the USA election as Robert Mueller appeared to widen his probe to include whether ...

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9th Circuit Court of Appeals upholds injunction on Trump's travel ban

9th Circuit Court of Appeals upholds injunction on Trump's travel ban

An executive order can not be divorced from its intent, and if the motivation behind it wasn't sufficiently clear before, Mr. Trump's recent tweetstorm of complaints about the "politically correct" ve...

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Trump to clamp down on Cuba travel, business ties

Trump to clamp down on Cuba travel, business ties

He added, "Individual Americans can travel to #Cuba under Support for the Cuban people category but must use privately owned lodging like AirBnB". As part of Trump's move, the U.S. "Now, the Cuban...

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