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DUP MP denies £100000 holiday claim

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This week Mr Paisley tweeted a picture with Amari Wijewardene in Westminster and said: 'With Sri Lanka high commissioner to discuss NI-Sri Lanka trade deal after Brexit'. "He has now referred this matter, and a full explanation, to the parliamentary commissioner for standards". The 2013 trips were paid for by the Sri Lankans, who he is now helping with a post-Brexit trade deal, it is alleged. Lire la suite »

Theresa May: 'Geoffrey Boycott has still got my Tupperware'

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Guests traditionally bring cakes to Test Match Special , and after an initial chat about Irma - which May called "absolutely devastating" - the prime minister said she had baked chocolate brownies herself at Downing Street. "Any election campaign, particularly one that has gone like that, you have to look back and say 'What should we have done?" What did we not do?' "I don't think I'm in the least robotic ". Lire la suite »

Saudi Arabia rejects prospects for dialogue with Qatar

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Trump immediately expressed staunch support for Saudi Arabia after the Arab states announced sanctions against Qatar , but some other USA officials including Secretary of State Rex Tillerson adopted a more measured tone. military base. During the conversation, the two leaders discussed the latest development related to the Gulf crisis through Kuwait's mediation. But underscoring the impasse, the quartet of Arab nations boycotting Doha issued a strongly worded statement early Friday ... Lire la suite »

RED reveals more about its holographic smartphone display

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Camera-maker Red had teased its upcoming Hydrogen One smartphone device earlier this year and now the company has confirmed some details about its "holographic" display as they're partnering with Leia Inc to manufacture the disruptive Lightfiled Holographic Smartphone . Lire la suite »

Prosecutors want Shkreli's bail revoked for Hillary Clinton threat

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But prosecutors note that Shkreli's apparent animus towards Clinton includes standing outside her daughter Chelsea's home when Clinton was reportedly there recuperating after falling sick. The Secret Service requested an interview with Shkreli, but he declined, according to the letter. Except this time, the United States Attorney is taking him on headfirst. Lire la suite »

The first 'Destiny 2' expansion will reintroduce players to Osiris

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It will be called Curse of Osiris as rumours suggested last week. The DLC includes additional story missions and quests, which take place on Mercury , in a location called the Infinite Forest. With how impressive Destiny 2 has been so far, hopefully the first DLC will be received better than the Dark Below from Destiny 1 . Share your opinion with us in the comment section below. Lire la suite »

Facebook is testing Tinder-like Meet-up Feature on Messenger

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In recent times, Facebook has revealed several new features that are clones of other social media apps, like Stories from Snapchat . As of now, it is not known whether Messenger users will have an option to opt out of it. Motherboard reports that a new feature is bringing some Tinder-like functionality to Messenger, allowing users to connect if they both indicate that they're interested in hanging out. Lire la suite »

USA calls for United Nations vote Monday on fresh Pyongyang sanctions

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Diplomatic sources said Russian Federation and China opposed the measures as a whole, except for the ban on textiles, during a meeting Friday of experts from the 15 Security Council members. The official said the danger of war is rising, and the USA is also concerned about North Korea exporting its nuclear technology to other nations or to terrorist groups. Lire la suite »

Hurricane Irma update from SC Gov.

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The governor asked South Carolinians to avoid using the interstates if possible to help cut down on traffic. Weather officials said a storm surge of 4-6 feet is expected along the southern coast of SC, and there will likely be trees and powerlines taken down by wind gusts of up to 30 miles per hour. Lire la suite »

Irma destroys Maho Beach famed for low-flying planes

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An fantastic video of a plane performing an extremely low landing on the Caribbean Island of St Maarten. That beach a popular spot for both tourists and aviation enthusiasts, who flock to the location for pictures of larger airlines landing overhead as Maho Beach looms in the background. Lire la suite »

Nissan set to start LEAF production in Sunderland

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Fumiaki Matsumoto, executive vice president of Nissan Motor Co Ltd, manufacturing supply chain management, said: "We're proud to continue manufacturing the Nissan LEAF at three plants globally". Both rivals can offer more than 200 miles of driving range and this shows how far behind the Leaf is. That battery sends power to an electric motor that generates 147 horsepower and 236 pound-feet of torque. Lire la suite »

Washington couple married 75 years named Harvey and Irma

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Harvey and Irma Schluter have been married for 75 years . "I don't know how they've done that, to have a Harvey and Irma", Irma told The New York Times . Irma said the odd coincidence bothers her, and she's had a hard time watching news of the ongoing devastation. When asked why the couple took in so many children, Irma said, "I don't know, we just did. Lire la suite »

How North Korea's Nuclear Tests Could Get Even More Terrifying

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At the United Nations , diplomats say the USA wants to target oil, tourism and North Korean labourers sent overseas in a new set of Security Council sanctions - which would be the eighth imposed on the country. The White House said at the time that their relationship was "extremely close" and "will hopefully lead to a peaceful resolution of the North Korea problem". Lire la suite »

Judge rules Dallas can take down Robert E. Lee statue

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A crane to hoist the statue off its podium was already in place when Judge Fitzwater issued his restraining order halting the work. "The event on September 16th at the Lee Monument IS NOT CANCELED", the group said in a Facebook post Wednesday. Lire la suite »

Hurricane Irma: Donald Trump Approves SC Disaster Declaration

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The 30 counties listed in Trump's declaration are: Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Bryan, Bulloch, Burke, Camden, Candler, Charlton, Chatham, Clinch, Coffee, Echols, Effingham, Emanuel, Evans, Glynn, Jenkins, Jeff Davis, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Pierce, Screven, Tattnall, Toombs, Treutlen, Wayne, and Ware. Lire la suite »

One arrested after shooting at Columbus high school, police say

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The tweet read, "SWAT made an arrest, gun taken, no injuries". School leaders in Columbus say student and staff are safe. The entire incident was over within minutes, however, thanks to the actions of a school employee, police said. School officials transported students to a another facility. First call@8:33AM. Arrest@8:58 AM. Students and staff safe following incident this morning at Cols Scioto 6-12. Lire la suite »

'Good brother' Pakistan has 'done its best' to counter terrorism, says China

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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with his Pakistani counterpart Khawaja Asif in Beijing on Friday, and they spoke highly of the bilateral relations at the press conference that followed . China has a lot of strategic and security concerns at stake in Pakistan. About 71,000 Chinese reported to have visited Pakistan a year ago. China had repeatedly blamed ETIM for carrying out attacks in its far western region of Xinjiang. Lire la suite »

Delta flight braves Irma for quick stop in Puerto Rico

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Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera has been keeping close tabs on Hurricane Irma , which left his family members without power in Puerto Rico and could affect the team's travel plans returning from San Francisco. She also manages properties in the Dominican Republic's Punta Cana beach resort and said some properties had minor damages from water entering the lower level unit properties and some terrace covers and pergolas were damaged, but nothing major. Lire la suite »

Hurricane Katia expected to strengthen as it nears Mexico

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On the contrary, however, AL.com has reported that the storm could slam into Mexico's coast having reach category three status, which would put its winds at somewhere in 111mph to 130mph range. Forecasters don't expect Katia to move much Thursday - it was stationary as of 10 a.m. CDT. That's 140 miles (220 km) north-northeast of Veracruz , Mexico . Lire la suite »

Grandmother accused of locking nine-year-old girl in kennel

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Gale D. Lalonde, 46, and Dale Deavers, 48, are facing felony charges by the Racine County District Attorney's Office of causing mental harm to a child, false imprisonment, and other felony charges, according to a press release by the Racine County Sheriff's Department . Lire la suite »

Corée Nord: Moscou juge prématuré un vote dès lundi sur des sanctions

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La Corée du Nord a organisé des cérémonies massives en hommage aux scientifiques qui ont réalisé le plus puissant test nucléaire jamais mené par le pays, avec des feux d'artifice et un énorme rassemblement à Pyongyang. Une action militaire " n'est certainement pas notre premier choix ", a assuré Donald Trump . "Mais nous allons voir ce qui va se passer", a-t-il aussitôt ajouté, pour ne pas exclure totalement cette option alors que son ministre de la Défense Jim Mattis a lui redit à la ... Lire la suite »

A Athènes, la carte postale européenne d'Emmanuel Macron

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Pour assurer de sa "détermination absolue" sur la réforme du droit du travail, il a ajouté qu'il ne cèdera rien "ni aux fainéants, ni aux cyniques, ni aux extrêmes". Le président français a résumé ensuite ironiquement ce qu'il pensait des discussions les plus techniques sur l'avenir de la Grèce: "collectivement nous ne devons épuiser ni nos ministres ni nos fonctionnaires dans des nuits et des semaines de discussion pour savoir quel est le taux de croissance à la décimale près dans 20 ou 25 ... Lire la suite »

Raids aériens israéliens en Syrie

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Le gouvernement syrien dément toute implication dans cette attaque et prétend qu'il ne possède plus d'armes chimiques depuis un accord de 2013 dans le cadre duquel il avait promis de rendre son arsenal chimique. Deuxièmement, Israël entend renforcer ses lignes rouges malgré le fait que les grandes puissances les ignorent. "Toutes les preuves disponibles conduisent la commission à conclure qu'il existe des motifs raisonnables de croire que les forces syriennes ont largué une bombe aérienne ... Lire la suite »