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Theresa May to form minority United Kingdom government

They couldn't possibly vote for Jeremy Corbyn , the quasi-Marxist, left-wing Labour Party leader who campaigned on high taxes for the rich, heavy spending and deep skepticism toward Britain's traditional defence and foreign policies. The DUP, whose 10 seats would allow the government to get measures through Parliament, is a socially conservative pro-British Protestant group that opposes abortion and same-sex marriage and once appointed an environment minister who believes human-driven ... Lire la suite »

Can you commit manslaughter by sending texts? We're about to find out

Roy in Mattapoisett and Ms. Carter in Plainville. "Sam his death is my fault like honestly I could have stopped him I was on the phone with him and he got out of the vehicle because it was working and he got scared and I (expletive) told him to get back in", Carter texted her friend, Samantha Boardman, on September 14, 2014. Lire la suite »

London Bridge attack: What we know about the attackers

Police said a formal identification of the body had not yet taken place, however Thomas' next of kin had been informed of the development. Nobody has been detained at that location. Butt featured in a Channel 4 documentary previous year about Islamist extremists with links to the jailed preacher Anjem Choudary. During his time in Britain, Butt once worked for Transport of London as a customer service clerk but failed his probation after a few months on the job. Lire la suite »

Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of Kushner's outreach to Russian Federation

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Other news outlets also reported on Kushner's alleged attempt to establish a back-channel line to the Kremlin. "Any way that you can communicate with people, particularly organisations that are maybe not particularly friendly to us, is a good thing and, again, it comes back to whatever the communication is, comes back into the government and shared across the government", he said . Lire la suite »

Gulf diplomatic crisis, Trump vs. Comey [International Edition]

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement Friday that he expects the nations now involved in a blockade against Qatar to deescalate the situation. " President Trump is right to support the Arab-led effort to change Qatar's behavior once and for all". A picture on Facebook showed a supermarket displaying food from Turkey including milk, eggs and chicken. Lire la suite »

Amazon Sees Apple's Siri Talking With Alexa Virtual Assistant, Report Says

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Google recently launched Google Assistant for iPhone, which we put head-to-head with Siri . Apple has made it clear the HomePod is being positioned as a piece of audio gear first and foremost, with everything from seven horn-loaded tweeters, a six-microphone array for listening, and some room calculation tech created to tweak the acoustics depending on room size all jammed into a relatively small package. Lire la suite »

Theresa May's co-chiefs of staff quit after election

Mr Timothy said: "I take responsibility for my part in this election campaign, which was the oversight of our policy programme". He said he regretted not including a pledge to cap social care costs in the party's widely criticised manifesto. Lire la suite »

Veterans Affairs to revamp how it stores veterans' health information

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Employees would not be paid while they appeal, as they are now. "You have got to believe those companies are looking hard at their options", said a former VA tech staffer who spoke with FCW . "So, this one is going to be different". The largest union of federal workers, the American Federation of Government Employees, is against the legislation. Lire la suite »

London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck

Counter-terrorism have at times been overwhelmed by the numbers of individuals on the radar, and British officials are now looking at ways to improve their management of risks. Bound with black tape, the 12-inch weapons which helped kill and maim revellers last Saturday were ceramic, possibly so the murderers could avoid metal detectors, police believe. Lire la suite »

Queen Mary 2 liner involved in mid-Atlantic yacht rescue

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The military said conditions in the mid-Atlantic remain hard, with 10-15 meter (32-49 feet) seas and 50-70 knot (58-81 mph) winds. The Canadian coastguard in Halifax immediately reacted to the situation sending ships and air support to all the boats in distress. Lire la suite »

Apple Spotlights Siri in Swipe at Rival Amazon's Alexa

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Apple Music is going head to head with Amazon's Echo and Google's Home in the home speaker market with its new voice-controlled HomePod system. He claimed this year's WWDC is the largest of the kind for the technology company. With the HomePod , it'll be "Hey Siri". The HomePod will use its internal microphones to pick up voice commands and uses the same processor chip as the iPhone to pump out "spatially aware" sound, Apple said. Lire la suite »

Donald Trump Uses Democratic Playbook In Pushing For Health Care Reform

Later in the day, Comey's opening statement for his Thursday appearance before the committee was released, dominating news coverage. Under Trump's proposal, the federal government would commit just $200 billion . Trump is also talking up his controversial decision to pull the US out of what he dismissively referred to as the "so-called" Paris climate accord. Lire la suite »

Moment terrorists storm Iran parliament caught on CCTV (EXTREMELY GRAPHIC)

Khamenei added that Iran, which is helping Syrian President Bashar Assad fight rebels that include Islamic State fighters, had prevented worse attacks through its foreign policy. "Iranian people reject such U.S. claims of friendship", Zarif said on Twitter . IRGC statements have repeatedly promised to retaliate against the USA and the Saudis for this attack, suggesting that the regime will focus on escalating the regional war rather than pulling back from any of the activities in ... Lire la suite »

Police raid sees 20th arrest made in London Bridge attack probe

Metropolitan Police distributed this photo of Youssef Zaghba , who they have named as the third London Bridge attacker . Eight people are confirmed to have died and forty-eight were hospitalised in the attack. He wasn't charged and was about to be released from bail because of insufficient evidence, the police said . Butt drove the van into pedestrians on the iconic bridge. Lire la suite »

Conservatives' chief whip in North for DUP talks

May said she could rely in parliament on the support of her "friends" in Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party after her governing Conservatives failed to emerge as clear winners. Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce chief executive Sara Williams said: "The immediate priority is the formation of a workable administration that can sure-up business confidence around economic management". Lire la suite »

What WWDC 2017 Has in Store

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The new 10.5-inch model reduces the borders by almost 40 percent to fit into an incredibly compact package that still weighs just one pound. Capable of offering HDR video playback, the new screen is also enhanced by new ProMotion technology which, among other improvements, also reduces latency for Apple Pencil users to a mere 20 milliseconds. Lire la suite »

Amazon Prime Video Is Officially Coming to Apple TV

Apple has announced at their Worldwide Developer Conference that Amazon Prime Video is coming to the Apple TV. The introductory news about Amazon was the only Apple TV-specific announcement made today, which was a disappointment as it was widely expected that Apple would introduce the next major version of tvOS alongside revisions to its other software platforms. Lire la suite »

Apple's iOS 11 To Feature 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Mode

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Apple has brought in NFC tags reading capabilities to the iPhone through their latest iOS 11 . Often, users find it hard in typing while performing different tasks, like holding coffee. It may also be a safety risk to block all communications for someone while they are driving, particularly in the case of a medical emergency or another problem that requires immediate assistance from specialized emergency service personnel, without being able to stop at that time to notify them. Lire la suite »

Britain's May to form new government with Northern Irish party

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Prime Minister Theresa May says she's forming an alliance with the Democratic Unionist Party to stay in power. After a night of high drama across the country, May insisted her party was still in pole position to lead, despite falling short by eight seats and having to turn to Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party for backing. Lire la suite »

Trump administration defends Jared Kushner

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Kelly said the leaks were "outrageous". "Any way that you can communicate with people, particularly organizations that are maybe not particularly friendly to us, is a good thing and, again, it comes back to whatever the communication is, comes back into the government and shared across the government", he said. Lire la suite »