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UK Election: Turnout Surge Boosts Labour Party in Britain's Surprise-Filled Vote

The fact May was unable to convincingly beat Corbyn, widely considered in her party to be unelectable, will mean she is forever tainted, and barring a political resurrection, may find her position increasingly unstable. "We may well be looking down the barrel of a second referendum", he said . A couple walk past a polling station in central London on Thursday as the country votes in an election to decide which party will hold the most seats in parliament.


US Crude Oil Inventories Post Surprise Gain Last Week

US Crude Oil Inventories Post Surprise Gain Last Week

Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Tuesday. The report also revealed a shock increase in diesel and petrol inventories after the EIA estimated USA demand fell by 1 million barrels a day last week. US oil fell 5 pct to under $46 a barrel after the nation's stocks unexpectedly increased. This was a surprised development because of expectations of greater demand due to the start of the USA summer driving season following the long Memorial Day holiday week-end.



Trump calls ex-FBI director Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

Republican Senator Marco Rubio asked Comey whether he perceived the president's request to let the Flynn matter go as an order given Trump's position as president, the setting and the circumstances surrounding the conversation. But the speaker of the House refused to denounce Trump's decisions or conversations with Comey by citing the president's lack of experience in governance as justification.



Qatar dismisses terrorism list as 'baseless'

On Friday, Qatar's foreign minister described the blockade as a violation of worldwide law and said there was an attempt to mobilise global opinion against the Gulf emirate. "Indeed, our position on countering terrorism is stronger than numerous signatories of the joint statement - a fact that has been conveniently ignored by the authors".



Apple will likely expand NFC features beyond Apple Pay with iOS 11

The change in how iOS makes use of NFC is detailed in a documentation webpage for the beta version of iOS 11 , and it was reported by Engadget earlier today. In addition to support for FLAC, Apple is introducing a ton of new features that could kickstart the transformation of iOS from simply a mobile operating system to a legitimate hybrid platform with desktop functionalities.