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Disgruntled worker shoots dead 5 in US

Sheriff Jerry Demings said 45-year-old John Robert Neumann Jr. spared the life of a woman who started working at the Fiamma factory after he was sacked there in April, and for that reason, the sheriff says, he was probably targeting former co-workers.



Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block James Comey testimony

Trump later fired Comey, prompting the appointment of Robert Mueller, Comey's predecessor as FBI director, as a special counsel to investigate the extent of Russia's interference in the USA election, whether there was collusion with the Trump campaign and whether Trump attempted to obstruct the investigation.



Trump accuses London Mayor of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

Now, Khan himself is calling for a public retaliation against Trump. Trump Jr. wrote "You have got to be kidding me?!" above a link to an article reporting comments Khan had made months earlier. Mr Khan previously said that Mr Trump was wrong about " many things" and that his state visit should not go ahead. "It is a reality I'm afraid that London , New York, other major cities around the world have got to be prepared for these sorts of things", he said .


USA shoots down mock warhead over Pacific

USA shoots down mock warhead over Pacific

Vice Admiral Jim Syring , MDA director, said of the test: "The intercept of a complex, threat-representative ICBM target is an incredible accomplishment for the GMD system and a critical milestone for this program". Coyle from the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation remarked. This is a statement of considerable significance given that North Korea has repeatedly tested missiles and issued warnings about a military strike that will have the capability to destroy a major portion of ...


Trump attacks London Mayor Sadiq Khan over misconstrued statement - again

Trump attacks London Mayor Sadiq Khan over misconstrued statement - again

A spokesman for Mr Khan said he had more important things to be doing than responding to Mr Trump's "ill-informed" tweet - but yesterday the USA leader posted a fresh attack to his 31.5 million Twitter followers. "The invitation has been issued and accepted but I see no reason to change that", he said. Khan has received widespread support in recent days, including from the 2016 US Democratic presidential nominee, Hilary Clinton, and Mayor Bill de Blasio of NY.