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F1 Spanish GP: Vettel explains 'common passion' shared with Hamilton

He added: "I don't think it's impossible to catch the leaders at some point, maybe it will take a little longer than we had hoped but we will get there". The Russian GP victor did an excellent job of slowing up Vettel, furiously defending his position to allow Hamilton to sneak up to Vettel. Vettel was the first driver to stop for a slight issue with his front tyre delaying him only fractionally.


Israel dismisses US concern over embassy move to Jerusalem

Israel dismisses US concern over embassy move to Jerusalem

Trump would need to sign the waiver by June 1 to preserve the status quo. The visit will come at a time when Israel will be in a celebratory mood - one day after the president arrives, Israel will mark the 50th anniversary of its victory in the 1967 Six-Day War and the unification of Jerusalem .



Read Jason Chaffetz's Letter to the FBI Requesting Trump-Comey Documents

Media reports of the Comey memo prompted members of Congress to renew calls for an independent investigation into the Trump campaign's possible connections to Russian Federation and for Comey to testify before Congress. We need to hear testimony immediately from Director Comey - in public. Comey intends to "go public" with the memos from his interactions with Trump, according to NBC's Ken Dilanian.



Tehran's mayor drops out of Iran election to back hard-liner

Rouhani has campaigned on his economic record, and especially his government's achievement in bringing down inflation from above 30 percent in the later Ahmadinejad years to about 9 percent now. Rouhani has been redoubling efforts this week in order to appeal to "grey" voters, the estimated 20 million Iranians who do not usually vote. The polls show he is seen as far more capable than his challengers both to improve Iran's foreign relations (55 percent for Rouhani, 22 percent Ghalibaf, ...



Warren Buffett talks about Wells Fargo and IBM

Berkshire Hathaway Inc Chairman Warren Buffett fumed Saturday that health care costs are eating away at the US economy like "tapeworm" and said the Republican approach to overhaul Obamacare is a tax cut for the rich. At the end of year 2016, Berkshire Hathaway owned 81 million shares of IBM and the company has sold almost 35 percent of its holding during year 2017.



Voters in Canada's British Columbia head to polls in dead-heat race

We'd like to hear from you about this or any other stories you think we should know about. "I've had a good relationship in working with Dr. Weaver in the past", she said. The NDP has promised to ban the donations, while the Liberals have said they'll convene a panel to review them. A spokesperson said the party's two key demands would be a move to proportional representation and a ban on big money in politics.