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The Guardian view on the SNP manifesto: a step back for Sturgeon

Polls appear to show that while the SNP will easily win the election in Scotland, the Conservatives will take some seats from them by sticking to practically one policy - opposing independence. She said the Tories planned another £9bn of social security cuts in the next four years, and while Labour would reverse less than a quarter, SNP MPs would oppose them all.


Portland stabbing victim's mother calls on Trump 'to take action'

Portland stabbing victim's mother calls on Trump 'to take action'

And he denied he was a racist, posting: "I will generally knock out a person that calls me a racist". Christian was being held on suspicion of aggravated murder, attempted murder, intimidation and being a felon in possession of a weapon. And in Gresham, another eastern suburb, prosecutors charged a man with a hate crime after police said he chased down a black teenager with his auto after a fight and struck him, killing him.



UN Chief Urges Trump Administration to Stay in Paris Climate Deal

In his speech, Guterres did not mention Trump by name. The decision would be a significant foreign policy break with almost every other nation on earth and a major reversal of the Obama administration's efforts on climate change. He argued that climate action was a sound security policy, warning of mass displacement from natural disasters or from refugees whose lands become unlivable.



TPP trade deal members seek to move ahead without United States

Japan and New Zealand in recent weeks lobbied for the idea of pushing ahead with the TPP agreement without the U.S. The initiative comes as China, which hasn't been involved with the TPP, is pushing its own Asia-based free-trade pact, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership.


Man found shot dead in Dublin city centre vehicle park

Man found shot dead in Dublin city centre vehicle park

He was discovered at Sheridan Court, Dorset St Upper, Dublin 1 at around 9.50am. The victim was found at 9:50am in the underground auto park of the complex having suffered gunshot wounds. Earlier , at approximately 7.30am, a vehicle was found on fire at Clonliffe Avenue, a short distance away. Cops are now hunting the gunman - and the victim has not been formally identified.