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Trump criticizes London mayor, political correctness on London attack

The Metropolitan Police have declared the incidents at the London Bridge and Borough Market to be acts of terrorism. Three attackers were shot dead at the scene by armed police officers just eight minutes after the first emergency call, and 12 people were arrested on Sunday in Barking, east London, in connection with the attack.


Lib Dems plan £100-a-week living expenses fund for business start-ups

Lib Dems plan £100-a-week living expenses fund for business start-ups

Jack Haines , 18, from Hull, was urged to shave " Lib Dem " into the sides of his haircut by friends, weeks before the General Election on June 8. But an undeterred Mr Farron urged Britons to follow the lead of French voters who rejected the "two exhausted old parties" to choose Emmanuel Macron as their new president.


United States evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

United States evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

Trump formally announced his decision to leave the historic global agreement after months of teasing the action. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The president also argued that while coal jobs in the USA would suffer, other nations like India and China, the other two major global carbon polluters, would have a free hand.


World must unite, foil Trump blow to planet

World must unite, foil Trump blow to planet

The U.S. mayors are joined by dozens of worldwide mayors who have made their own commitments to the climate agreement meant to limit the rise of global average temperatures to 2.0 degrees Celsius. "Now that U.S. President Trump has announced that the U.S. will be withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement , it is expected that the U.S.


In Brexit heartlands, May's election gamble could depend on turnout

In Brexit heartlands, May's election gamble could depend on turnout

Comres found the Conservative Party's lead stood at 12 percentage points, unchanged from a week ago but far below the 21-point lead it recorded just before she called the election on April 18. Labour has eaten into the Tories' poll lead once again as Britain prepares to vote this week. Asked if he would use them in retaliation, he answered: "The weapon is there and I would say no first use" he added explaining that their use would be "disastrous for the whole planet".



Police confirm 12 people arrested in connection with London Bridge attack

Counterterrorism officers raided several addresses in Barking, an east London suburb, and arrested 12 people there Sunday, police said. A statement explains that searches are ongoing in the Barking area while suggestions from Sky News are that one of the residences belonged to one of the attackers in question.