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Brexit negotiations get off to good start

Mr Barnier said: "There is a very, very sensitive political dimension to this". In addition to the one-day talks, British Prime Minister Theresa May will be in Brussels later in the week for an EU Council summit. According to The Times , Labour is planning an alternative "workers Brexit" amendment to the speech, which is nearly certain to fail. "It is not fair to say we have set it aside, far from it", said Barnier, reassuring journalists that him and Davis have spent a lot of time ...


Mastermind Behind ISIS Attack in Tehran Has Been Killed, Iran Says

Mastermind Behind ISIS Attack in Tehran Has Been Killed, Iran Says

Summary⎙ Print Iranian authorities linked the Islamic State attackers to a larger cell whose leader was killed by security forces past year. In the midst of the unfolding attacks, the intelligence ministry said a third team had been stopped before the attacks started, but no further details have since been given.


Red Sox pitching continues to lead the way, bats have been spotty

Red Sox pitching continues to lead the way, bats have been spotty

Arroyo allowed five runs and seven hits in three innings Sunday as the Reds lost 8-7 to the Dodgers. The fortunes of Jason Hammel and the Kansas City Royals have taken similar turns this season. Hammel (4-6) allowed two runs, seven hits and no walks with four strikeouts in seven innings. Royals: C Salvador Perez got the night off from the starting lineup, though he entered late when the Royals ran for Butera.


Tropical Storm Bret forms; Cindy may be brewing

Tropical Storm Bret forms; Cindy may be brewing

A tropical storm warning is in effect for parts of Texas , and residents from Texas to Florida should prepare for strong storms, flooding, and heavy rip currents, according to AccuWeather . The northern Gulf Coast will see heavy rain from Cindy Tuesday through Thursday. In coastal Louisiana's Terrebonne Parish, Kim Chauvin said the shrimp processing businesses she and her husband run helped put out the word Monday that shrimpers should return to port and unload their catch before ...



Suspect shot after Brussels station explosion

The man lay still for several hours while a bomb squad checked whether he was armed with more explosives. The station and adjacent historic downtown area, including the baroque Grand Place city square, were packed with tourists and locals on a hot summer evening.


Republican Karen Handel wins most expensive House election ever

Republican Karen Handel wins most expensive House election ever

The young Jon Ossoff , in particular, captured their attention, and he was immediately christened the district's progressive "anti-Trump". A defeat for Republican candidate Karen Handel will be crushing blow for the president - losing a Republican seat in an overwhelmingly Republican state.