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Royal Mail wins legal injunction to block strike

Royal Mail wins legal injunction to block strike

Royal Mail said: "We are very committed to working closely with the CWU in order to reach agreement as a matter of priority". The High Court in London ruled that dispute resolution procedures must be followed before any industrial action, Royal Mail said in a statement, adding it would contact the CWU as a matter of urgency to begin the process of external mediation, which could take until Christmas or beyond.


Trump targets First Amendment, NBC: Darcy cartoon

Trump targets First Amendment, NBC: Darcy cartoon

Trump said that if Tillerson had really called him a moron, the two could take an I.Q. test, and there would be no doubt who would win. Moments later Trump retweeted another O'Reilly message, this time explicitly addressing his threat to revoke the "license" of what he perceives to be corrupt, politically motivated media outlets.



Sen. Collins to announce this morning whether she will run for governor

Prior to her announcement on Friday, Collins, 64, seemed genuinely conflicted about a gubernatorial bid. Collins grew up in Caribou, in far northern Maine. Paul LePage, who can not run again because of term limits, and her decision will likely free more gubernatorial candidates who have been waiting on the sidelines to enter the race.


Embattled DA defends not prosecuting Weinstein, Trumps over the years

Embattled DA defends not prosecuting Weinstein, Trumps over the years

Once the recording was obtained by police, sources close to the investigation told the New Yorker that they supposedly had enough evidence to prosecute Weinstein. "While the recording is horrifying to listen to, what emerged from the audio was insufficient to prove a crime under NY law, which requires prosecutors to establish criminal intent", Friedman said in a statement released on Tuesday afternoon.


SC bars deportation of Rohingya Muslims until case hearing

SC bars deportation of Rohingya Muslims until case hearing

Senior Advocate, Prashant Bhushan, appearing for the petitioner, said the court has ordered the government not to deport any Rohingya Muslims till it decides on the matter. Another Rohingya refugee then filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court denying the Indian government's claims that the Muslim community from Myanmar has terror links with Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and the Islamic State.



Uber files appeal against London ban

The first hearing on the issue is expected on December 11. Uber will continue to operate in London throughout the whole appeal process, which could take up to a year or more. "As our new CEO has said, we are determined to make things right". Uber has been used by 3.5 million Londoners, developing a loyal fan base by offering convenience and lower prices than traditional "Black Cabs".