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Labour gains eight points in new poll, narrowing Conservative lead

Jeremy Corbyn's party are up eight points from last month to 34% with the Conservatives unchanged on 49%. Labour said it could finance its programme to increase spending on education, health and other public services through raising an additional £48 billion a year in taxes.


Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev's party

Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev's party

The competition marked the second year in which the voting system has been made up of two parts, the jury vote - where each of the 42 voting countries gave out 1-12 points based on the opinions of a selected jury - and the public vote, which added up votes from the general viewing public.


Church in Wales pays tribute to former First Minister Rhodir Morgan

Church in Wales pays tribute to former First Minister Rhodir Morgan

In very many ways Rhodri wasn't like other politicians, and that is why people warmed to him, trusted him and felt like they knew him so well. 'I worked closely with him as secretary of state for Wales to agree the basis for the full law-making powers the Assembly now has.



Trump asked Comey when he would dispel investigation rumors

The FBI has been investigating potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. The President also described Comey as "very unpopular with most people", and said he was surprised that there wasn't bipartisan support for Comey's ouster.


Texas policeman charged with murder of 15-year-old boy

Texas policeman charged with murder of 15-year-old boy

Edwards was the only person killed when officers responded to a call at a party in the 12300 block of Baron Drive in Balch Springs Saturday night. The prosecutor's office investigating the death of a black teenager who was shot by a Dallas-area police officer had once filed a complaint over that officer's aggressive behavior, according to records obtained Thursday by The Associated Press.