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Manchester bomber 'travelled to Syria and had IS links', French minister says

Manchester bomber 'travelled to Syria and had IS links', French minister says

The Home Secretary said on Wednesday morning it was "irritating" that information, including the name of the attacker, Salman Abedi , was obtained by U.S. Information about the death toll, the nature of the attack and Abedi's identity were all reported by United States media before being confirmed by United Kingdom police or other authorities.



Palestinian stabs Israeli officer, is shot

Speaking alongside Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , Trump offered his condolences and condemned the "wicked ideology" that led to the attack. Israel and the Palestinians have not held direct talks for more than three years and Trump acknowledged it was "one of the toughest deals of all".



Ryan says Trump budget favors taxpayers

The budget proposal, which is for the fiscal year 2018, features cuts in nearly all areas except defense, veterans affairs and border security . "The budget will not pass in its current state, but people will keep an eye on any sort of indication of corporate tax reform as well as infrastructure spending", said Nadia Lovell, U.S.


The harsh budget Americans voted for

The harsh budget Americans voted for

Democrats and Republicans say the budget, which calls for deep cuts to Medicaid and food and housing programs, is dead on arrival. The proposal projects that this year's federal deficit will rise to $603 billion, up from the actual deficit of $585 billion last year.


With flash flood watch still in effect, when will this rain end?

With flash flood watch still in effect, when will this rain end?

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. More heavy rains are in the forecast for Monday and Tuesday in central and southern Louisiana. That is why a Flash Flood Watch has been posted for our SC counties through Thursday morning. "Some strong to isolated severe thunderstorms will be possible with damaging winds, hail, and heavy rainfall being the primary threats".



Trump asked 2 USA intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Trump had also asked Comey to end the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe against Michael Flynn, his first national security adviser he fired for lying about his contacts with Russians. The Washington Post subsequently reported that President Barack Obama's defense secretary and director of national intelligence had recommended that Rogers be removed as head of the NSA.