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May fighting to hang on after gamble fails

However, the Conservative Party were only 287 votes from forming a majority government and could have done so by winning four seats. Ms May said she called the crucial general election in order to strengthen her hand in the Brexit negotiations but her party lost seats and failed to reach a majority.



Man tasered by armed police at Westminster after "knife" shouts

Police said they did not believe the incident to be terror-related. London police say a man with a knife has been arrested near the House of Commons in London. The young, bearded man, in his 30s, is said to have been tasered by police. "The guy was on the ground on his front on the pavement alongside Parliament Square".


Rodrigo Duterte : Philippine President takes a rest as Philippine city burns

Rodrigo Duterte : Philippine President takes a rest as Philippine city burns

The Palace official said Duterte is in MalacaƱang but did not disclose how he is spending his private time. Before 6 p.m. on Thursday, the Palace released a photo of the President doing paperwork on a desk at his Bahay Pangarap residence in the MalacaƱang complex, and another with his aide, Christopher "Bong" Go.



Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice

Mr Comey , who had been leading one of several Russian Federation inquiries, testified to Congress last week that Mr Trump had pressured him to drop the inquiry into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . But he refused to discuss the reports "because I know nothing about the investigation". The aide spoke on condition of anonymity because the meeting was private.


Britain's May urges Northern Irish government deal by June 29

Britain's May urges Northern Irish government deal by June 29

A deal between British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party and the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ) of Northern Ireland could be delayed until next week after a massive fire engulfed the Grenfell Towers in London early on Wednesday killing at least six people and injuring 74 others, DUP sources said.



Special counsel Robert Mueller meets with Senate leaders

Donald Trump is considering firing former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating if Russian Federation colluded in last year's bitter election campaign, a friend of the USA president said Monday.