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Boris Johnson increases pressure on May with fresh Brexit intervention

Boris Johnson increases pressure on May with fresh Brexit intervention

The claims came as Mr Johnson caused fresh speculation about his leadership ambitions by reopening Cabinet divisions over Brexit . He said there can be "no monkeying around" about withdrawal from the EU. Johnson spoke about the minimum wage to the newspaper, he said he supports May's initiative for workers to be given a pay rise however, May is raising the minimum wage to £9 per hour in 2020, Johnson said it is "not enough".


Trump Physically Mocks McCain And McConnell In Private

Trump Physically Mocks McCain And McConnell In Private

At the private dinner he also called McConnell "weak" for his failure to repeal Obamacare and for not changing the Senate filibuster rule that would only require 51 votes to pass bills. Though Trump later made a half-hearted effort to apologize , O'Reilly said McCain was not one to let a comment like that go. "If we can do a great healthcare bill, bipartisan, I'm okay with that".


Pedestrians Struck by Van Outside Penn Station, FDNY Says

Pedestrians Struck by Van Outside Penn Station, FDNY Says

The three injured pedestrians, two women and one man, were taken to Bellevue Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Emergency services scrambled to the area as dramatic pictures emerged showing scenes of chaos. Authorities said it appeared to be an accident and the driver remained on the scene. "He's cooperating with the police from the get-go", Hyland said of the driver, who was taken to the Midtown South precinct.



North Korea Says Trump's Threat Has Increased Army Volunteers

President Donald Trump exchange personal insults and threats of war with no sign of a diplomatic solution. Xi said cooperation is the "only correct choice" and they should "properly manage their differences and sensitive issues through dialogue and consultation", according to China's official broadcaster CCTV.


Puerto Rico: Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor

Puerto Rico: Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the composer and playwright who wrote the Broadway hit " Hamilton ", slammed President Donald Trump on Twitter Saturday morning after Trump criticized the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico , in the wake of Hurricane Maria.


North Korea says 'millions' ready to fight US

North Korea says 'millions' ready to fight US

China's 19th Communist Party Congress will start on October 18. The Trump administration says it has a plan for getting North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons. "For example, in a 2014 visit to USA troops stationed in South Korea , then-president Barack Obama said, "[The United States] will not hesitate to use our military might to defend our allies and our way of life" from a North Korean attack.