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Parties ‘were close to Brexit agreement’, says Foster – BBC News

The Labour leader said “all bombing is wrong”, as he was repeatedly asked to condemn the IRA alone for its role in the Troubles. Mrs Foster denounced those comments as “beyond the political pale”. Snap election The talks aimed at restoring the power-sharing executive were put on hold on 27 April until the general election is over. Secretary of State James Brokenshire extended the talks deadline until 29 June. At…

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GOP Lawmaker: Lynch Anyone Who Takes Down Confederate Monuments

On Saturday,Karl Oliverdescribed the destruction of Confederate monuments in Louisiana as heinous and horrific and compared leaders in that state to Nazis. The message drew likes from two of Olivers fellow Republican lawmakers, Rep. John Readand Rep. Doug McLeod, the Jackson Free Press reported. Although no state Republican leaders have condemned Olivers comments, Democrats in the state blasted Olivers call for the violent murder of people he disagrees with,Mississippi Today…

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Roger Stone On Trump’s Saudi Award: ‘Makes Me Want To Puke’

Stone, like many other conservative Trump backers, believes the president may be softening his hardline stand against Islamic terrorism. Candidly, this makes me want to puke, Stone tweeted. Trump was among conservatives whoblasted Barack Obama for appearing to bow to then-Saudi King Abdullah during a visit to the country. Stone also said that Trump should have demanded that the Saudis pay for the 9/11 attack on the United States.Fifteen of…

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WATCH: Rock’s Biggest Acts Honor Chris Cornell With Moving Tributes

U2 played Black Hole Sun through the PA system before taking the stage at the Rose Bowl on Saturday, then dedicated the song Running To Stand Still to Cornell during the concert: Aerosmith showed a large portrait of Cornell on the screen as Black Hole Sun played over the PA system before the first encore during a performance in the nation of Georgia on Saturday. When the band emerged from…

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Cher Makes Us ‘Believe’ At The Billboard Music Awards

Shortly after Celine Dionsang her 1997 hitMy Heart Will Go On, Cher killed it onstage with her 1998 No. 1 song Believe. She then turned back time to 1989, performing If I Could Turn Back Time, in a similar outfit to the one she wore in herlegendary music video filmed aboard the USS Missouri. Everyone was taken with Chers performance, even Dion: After her two powerhouse performances, Cher was presented…

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The struggles of war babies fathered by black GIs – BBC News

Image copyright Weymouth Reference Library Image caption GIs at work in Weymouth harbour Seventy-two-year-old John Stockley, another child of an African-American GI stationed further down the Dorset coast in Weymouth, does remember the racial abuse in striking detail. John was called names to such an extent that at the age of seven he decided he would try to turn his skin pale to be like his classmates. “I worked out…

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Could you last a whole gig without using your phone? – BBC News

But many concertgoers find the practice irrating, and now some performers are starting to object too. “No mobile phones, cameras or recording devices will be allowed at Chris Rock’s Total Blackout Tour,” read a message posted on ticketing websites when the comedian’s new UK dates went on sale this month. Image copyright Yondr Image caption Audience members keep the locked pouches with them throughout the evening Rock’s use of Yondr…

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Has the North East forgotten Margaret Thatcher? – BBC News

The name doesn’t seem to mean much to them. It would have been a different story 36 years ago, when the Thatcher government closed Consett’s steel works, with the loss of 3,700 jobs. The devastation inflicted on this remote town high on the edge of the Pennines, where unemployment soared to 36%, made the national news and became a symbol of the harsh medicine the Thatcher government thought it had…

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Watch Toby Keith Play An All-Male Show In Saudi Arabia During Trump’s Visit

Keith,author of a song parenthetically titled The Angry American, performed the free show alongside Saudi singer Rabeh Saqer in the nations capital, Riyadh, on a stage lined with red, white and blue lights and American flags. Keith played some of his own material, including the song Shouldve Been A Cowboy, in addition to some instrumental music with Saqer. Another epic moment @rabehsaqer playing oud (Arabian lute) on @officialtobykeith song #history…

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Spy author Anthony Horowitz ‘warned off’ creating black character – BBC News

Horowitz, who has written 10 novels featuring teenage spy Alex Rider, said there was a “chain of thought” in America that it was “inappropriate” for white writers to try to create black characters, something which he described as “dangerous territory”. He said it was considered “artificial and possibly patronising” to do so because “it is actually not our experience”. “Therefore I was warned off doing it. Which was, I thought,…

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Another White Supremacist Monument Comes Down. At Least 700 More To Go.

Its the fourth and final Confederate monument the city hadslated to take down, and its removal marks the end of one of Americas more successful and publicized campaigns to expel symbols of white supremacy from public property. This cult had one goal, he explained, through monuments and through other means, to rewrite history to hide the truth, which is that the Confederacy was on the wrong side of humanity. The…

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Man Arrested After Allegedly To Breach Cockpit During American Airlines Flight

A spokesperson for the airline confirmed to HuffPost that crew members on American Airlines Flight 31, which departed from Los Angeles, requested law enforcement to meet the aircraft at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport due to a disturbance. In response to the crew members disturbance report, U.S. Pacific Command deployed two F-22 Raptors from the Hawaii Air National Guard to escort flight AA31 into the Honolulu airport, Cmdr. Dave…

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Watch The Russians Laugh At Us In This Video Clip

The clip shows Lavrov and aides sitting down at a table for a meeting with Thorbjorn Jagland, secretary general of the Council of Europe. As a photographer snaps photos at the start of their talk on Thursday, Jagland jokes: These pictures wont cause any problems for you? The photo jab referred to the fact that the only photographer allowed in the meeting was one from the Russian government-run Tass news…

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Southern California D.A. Admits Jailhouse Snitches Are ‘Probably’ Liars

The interview comes from a preview of a 60 Minutes segment that will airSunday on CBS about the countys unfolding jail informant scandal, which HuffPost has been reporting on since it began to explode in 2014.In the segment, 60 Minutes correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi interviews longtime Orange County informant Mark Cleveland about the ways he has helped Rackauckas and his office. Cleveland claims in the interview that he worked directly with…

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Interior Secretary Claims He’s Made No Decision On Bears Ears. His Comments Raise Some Doubts.

E&E News reported Friday that San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman told the publication Zinke disclosed his plans during a meeting with the commission earlier this month. Like We got a chance to visit with [Zinke]in his office, and our message was that wed like to see Bears Ears National Monument rescinded, Lyman reportedly told E&E. He said, Well, let me tell you what Im thinking: Not only should that…

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Church of Scotland expected to back same-sex marriage – BBC News

Moderator Designate the Reverend Dr Derek Browning said: “On Thursday afternoon the theological forum will be bringing a report to the General Assembly, and this year what they’re asking to do is for the assembly, first of all, to consider making an apology to the gay community for things that have have been said in the past and the assembly will have to make up its mind on that. Image…

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‘Major’ rail disruption over Bedfordshire signal fault – BBC News

Roger Perkins from Thameslink said that while the problem, which started just before 02:00 BST, has been mended, disruption will continue. “Network Rail have now got the signalling up and running again and we will soon, we hope, be able to start running our trains again, but they really are very much backed up and completely in the wrong place. “It’s such a busy service it takes a really long…

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Leaders’ debate: Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn absent from five-way clash – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWatch highlights from the debate The leaders of five political parties have taken part in a live TV election debate – but Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn sat it out. There was little disagreement between the leaders of the Lib Dems, Green Party, Plaid Cymru and the SNP as they repeatedly clashed with UKIP’s Paul Nuttall. Brexit was a dominant theme, and…

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Man charged with raping child in Rochdale amid CSE probe – BBC News

A man from Rochdale has been charged with raping a child, police have said. Osman Ali, 24, of Corbett Street, has been charged with six counts of raping a child under 13. His arrest came after a report of child sexual exploitation was made on Tuesday, Greater Manchester Police said. Mr Ali has been remanded into police custody and is due to appear before Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court later.

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Donald Trump Says Special Counsel Appointment ‘Hurts Our Country Terribly’

I believe it hurts our country terribly because it shows were a divided, mixed-up, not-unified country, Trumpsaidin his first public remarks about the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller to probe the Russian controversy. And we have very important things to be doing right now, whether its trade deals, whether its military, whether its stopping nuclear all of the things that we discussed today. And I think this shows…

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Biden Reportedly Slams Hillary: ‘I Never Thought She Was The Correct Candidate’

I never thought she was the correct candidate, Biden said at the SALT conference in Las Vegas, according to Fusion reporter Hamilton Nolan.I thought I was the correct candidate. No man or woman should announce for the presidency unless they genuinely believe that for that moment in the nations history they are the most qualified person to deal with the issues facing the country, TheStreet quoted him as saying. I…

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Wild oysters introduced to Scottish waters for first time in over 100 years – BBC News

The oysters perform a valuable function in marine life by filtering the water that passes through them. Dr Bill Sanderson is one of the scientists working on the scheme, which is believed to be the only one of its kind in the UK. He says restoring the mollusc population will take time. Marine life Dr Sanderson said: “The aim is about four hectares of oyster reef at a density of…

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