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Theresa May re-appoints minister she had fired

The snap general election , which was called by May only two months ago, was expected to secure the Conservatives place as the sole party in Government and therefore guarantee the prime minister's plans for a "hard" Brexit . Her performance was roundly praised by Conservative MPs . Mrs Foster would not go into great detail about the talks but said government stability, Brexit, counter-terrorism and doing what's right for Northern Ireland economically were high on the agenda.



Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denies improper Russian Federation contacts

Ron Wyden , D-Ore., pressed Sessions on why the attorney general actually recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation. He also declined to say if Trump opposed Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation probe in March, and whether Justice Department officials discussed possible presidential pardons of individuals being looked at in the probe.



Bradley: Arena has restored USA identity

The game at Dick's Sporting Goods Park is at about 5,200 feet, which will prepare the Americans for Sunday night's qualifier at Mexico City's Azteca Stadium, which is around 7,820 feet above sea level. US coach Bruce Arena changed seven of 11 starters and employed a five-man defense to overcome the 7,820-foot altitude and short recovery time . When David Beckham played for the Galaxy, he said Arena was one of the best coaches he had ever worked with in terms of managing people and ...



US Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous Russia allegations'

In closely-watched congressional testimony , Sessions angrily denounced allegations he acted improperly during meetings with Russian officials - or that he knew of any attempt at collusion by members of the Trump campaign team. and it was my best judgment that a fresh start at the Federal Bureau of Investigation was the appropriate thing to do and when asked I said that to the president".


Ex-NBA player Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday

Ex-NBA player Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday

Suzanne DiMaggio , a director and senior fellow at the New America think tank who had been involved in unofficial talks with North Korea, tweeted that she believes there may be some contact between Rodman and the Trump administration, given that the President lauded the retired basketball player's previous trip to the country in 2013.


European Union tells May 'no time to lose' on Brexit talks

European Union tells May 'no time to lose' on Brexit talks

The U.K.is once again in uncharted territory a year after voting to leave the EU. Markus Ferber, a German Conservative said: "At the most untimely point". European Union leaders question how any British government could persuade voters to accept such an outcome and so would be wary of starting down the path of negotiating it for fear of ending up without a deal that both sides could ratify in 2019.