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Brexit negotiations to go ahead on Monday, Government confirms

Brexit negotiations to go ahead on Monday, Government confirms

Because this is not about the Tories leaving the EU. Demanding a swift start to Brexit negotiations under Article 50 of the European Union treaties, the former Belgian prime minister compared Britain's position to the heroine of Lewis Carroll's Alice In Wonderland , who found herself in a room with many doors and no idea what lay behind them.



Brussels left waiting as May tries to clinch deal

Days after Mrs May lost her parliamentary majority in a failed electoral gamble, the premier welcomed the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party to Downing Street in a bid to gain the support of its 10 MPs. Mr Bruton said there was a danger that Brexit negotiations - which he likened to a bitter divorce - would take precendence over power-sharing negotiations in Northern Ireland .


Champions Chelsea to host Burnley in EPL season opener

Champions Chelsea to host Burnley in EPL season opener

Atos has been responsible for compiling Premier League fixtures since its inception in 1992 and is now responsible for scheduling the 2,036 Premier League and EFL matches that comprise the 2017-18 season. Following the return from the worldwide break in October, their fixture against Manchester United is one the fans can look forward to. Among the notable fixtures are the London derby clash against Tottenham on 19 August - Spurs' first match at their temporary home at Wembley - and home ...


Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate

Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate

Roger Williams , one of the team's coaches, said one of his staff members, legislative correspondent Zack Barth, was shot during the incident and is receiving medical attention. One said, "Trump is Guilty & Should Go to Prison for Treason". As we previously reported, Rep. Scalise and four others were rushed to the hospital after a shooter opened fire at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia.


President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe

President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe

The Post suggests Mr Comey's "carefully worded comments" could mean the investigation into Mr Trump began soon after Mr Comey was sacked. Mueller was seeking to question Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , head of the National Security Agency Michael Rogers and former NSA deputy director Richard Ledgett , the report said.



Athletics: Schippers wins, disqualified and then reinstated

In the men's 400m hurdles race, national record holder LJ van Zyl got off to a good start, running against the boards in the outside lane, but he lost his rhythm down the back straight and was unable to recover. However, one hour later, the Diamond League organisers tweeted: "Confirmation: Dafne Schippers reinstated as victor in the 200m with a time of 22.31".