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Confederations Cup Report: Portugal 2 - 2 Mexico

Javier Hernandez levelled for Mexico shortly before half-time although Cedric Soares looked to have earned Portugal victory four minutes from time . They are also the more offensive teams and the ones likely to score plenty of goals, so there is tremendous interest for this fixture. It was the first use of the VAR system at the Confederations Cup . Read More »

DUP will support Conservative's Queen's Speech

Asked about the political rollercoaster which has seen her removed from office as first minister then become the Kingmaker at Westminster, Mrs Foster said she had been kept going by the support of ordinary people. The DUP are a far-right Christian party founded by Protestant preacher Ian Paisley in 1971. Theresa May called a snap election in April , however a shock result on June 8 left he party without the majority. Read More »

German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit, with conditions

They will hold more than seven hours of official talks. The first day of formal Brexit negotiations follows "talks about talks" between Commission officials and British civil servants last week. With May still hammering out the details of a post-election deal to stay in power with the support of a small Northern Irish party, there are fears of a disorderly exit that would weaken the West, imperil Britain's $2.5 trillion economy and undermine London's position as the only financial ... Read More »

Afghanistan should improve security instead of blaming Pakistan: Lodhi

As the doctors tried to dress wounds of patients recovering from a awful bomb blast, an anti-government protest raged outside the surgical center in Kabul's diplomatic zone. He listed acceptance of the Constitution, continuity of reforms for educating and advancing the rights of women and a renunciation of violence as the preconditions for negotiations with the Taliban. Read More »

Dems best GOP in annual charity ballgame in wake of shooting rampage


Scott Applewhite, File). Lewis led a House floor Democratic sit-in past year when Republicans refused to consider gun control legislation. The game was dedicated to Scalise and the other victims of the shooting . He added that Scalise "will be able to walk and, hopefully, run". The surgeon on Friday said he was "a lot more confident and optimistic" about Scalise's recovery than he was two days ago. Read More »

Trump confirms he is 'being investigated' for Comey firing

The newspaper said the information came from officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly. ABC was the first to report the news . "The way the director handled the conclusion of the email investigation was wrong", Rosenstein wrote , failing to acknowledge the fact Trump cheered Comey's inquiry of Clinton on during the 2016 campaign. Read More »

Pakistan smash 338 vs India in Champions Trophy final

With the bat in hand, India found themselves under early pressure after losing both Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma for just 6 runs. He shared a fluent century opening partnership with Azhar Ali (59), the pair unleashing a barrage of crisp attacking strokes all around a sun-kissed ground. Read More »

Senate Passes Russia Sanctions Amendment


Bernie Sanders. Sanders says he's anxious the legislation , which also includes sanctions against Iran, could hurt the Iranian nuclear deal. If passed, the new Russian Federation provisions would make it more hard for Trump to relax sanctions against the country. Read More »

CT 2017: Pakistan Thrash India To Become Champions


As the pressure rose, the skipper, Sarfraz Ahmed, played an inspirational innings to put his team through to the semi-final stage. After a 120-run loss to India at Edgbaston in the qualifying round, they went on to beat Sri Lanka, South Africa, England and then India in the final. Read More »

Infantino: Not time to think about future of Confed Cup

On the 21st minute there was a historic event in the history of football - the main referee Nestor Supply canceled goal Pepe , after consultation with videoassistance. He scored the goal, which was largely down to Ronaldo, but his cool head made the chance exceptionally easy. Fernando Santos does count with a very talented squad with the attack being the focal point of the team. Read More »

American Brooks Koepka wins US Open

Henderson won twice a year ago, taking the KPMG Women's PGA Championship for her first major, and successfully defending her title in the Cambia Portland Classic. Erin Hills made its debut as a U.S. Open course Thursday with a most gracious welcome for Rickie Fowler , who matched the record to par in the opening round with a 7-under 65 on the longest course in major championship history. Read More »

United Kingdom government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire


Anger swelled, meanwhile, as survivors and others pressed for answers on whether inadequate safety systems or substandard construction material could have contributed to the blaze. "We owe that to the families". "The package of support I'm announcing today is to give the victims the immediate support they need to care for themselves and for loved ones". Read More »

After The Amazon Deal: What Will Shopping At Whole Foods Feel Like?

Excluding debt, the deal is valued at $13.39 billion. Whole Foods , a pioneer in natural and organic products, has 456 stores, which young, high-end shoppers flock to. fell 4.7 percent to $75.24, and Target shares dropped 5.1 percent to $52.61, signaling fears that Amazon could reduce Whole Foods' prices and broaden its product mix. Read More »

Minute's silence announced over Grenfell Tower disaster

Earlier, Queen Elizabeth II visited a relief center for victims, and spoke to residents and members of the emergency services. "This should not be happening in the United Kingdom, this should never happen". Many wept openly as candles illuminated the road outside the Latymer Christian Centre, yards from the site of the blaze. He says it may be necessary for numerous outmoded tower blocks built in the 1970s to be demolished because of safety concerns. Read More »

Sarah Sanders: Donald Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Robert Mueller

Legal experts say the president still has authority to fire Mueller , who was appointed to investigate Russia's meddling in last year's presidential election , even though the special-counsel statute that existed when the Watergate cover-up was being investigated was changed after the long investigation of the Clinton presidency. Read More »

Trump attorney: President not 'under investigation for obstruction'

And while Sekulow and others, understandably, want to keep the focus on narrow legal questions, the greatest danger for Trump lies not in the realm of the courts, but in the world of politics. Testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee last Tuesday, Sessions said that while "it appears " that Russian officials sought to influence the USA electoral process, his knowledge of the matter was confined to "what I read in the paper". Read More »

London fire: Protests held as fire anger increases

Police say the harrowing search for remains had been paused Friday because of safety concerns at the blacked tower but has resumed. British Labour MP David Lammy called for arrests to be made over what he labelled " corporate manslaughter ", lambasting Britain's public housing crisis which he says has left towers like Grenfell in appalling condition. Read More »

Death toll from London inferno rises to 58

Late Sunday, the Metropolitan Police released three photos from inside Grenfell Tower , which showed in close detail how the fire charred the 24-story building that once housed up to 600 people in 120 apartments. The 91-year-old monarch said it is "difficult to escape a very somber mood" on what is normally a day of celebration. "We are here today because you must look at that building with tears streaming down your face", one woman told the group as they neared the foot of the tower. Read More »

London towering inferno toll set to rise

The fire forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children from the 120-apartment building. They made images public to give people an idea of the scale of the challenge they are facing as they now try to identify victims. They paid their respects before the start of the annual Trooping the Color procession that marks the observance of the queen's birthday. Read More »

UK govt scrambles to limit fallout from London blaze


May has faced a barrage of criticism for the government's initial response to the tragedy that authorities had initially said left at least 30 dead. Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a judge-led public inquiry into the disaster. "During recent visits in Manchester and London , I have been profoundly struck by the immediate inclination of people throughout the country to offer comfort and support to those in desperate need", the queen said in a statement . Read More »

Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road

A VAN has reportedly mown down pedestrians near London Mosque. Authorities say one person has been arrested in the Finsbury Park area of north London , and the city's Ambulance Service said a "number of resources" had been sent to Seven Sister Road. Read More »

Scalise upgraded to serious condition; shooter had list of names, source says


It is one of the most anticipated events of summer at the Capitol, with Democrats and Republicans splitting the 79 games that have been played over the years 39-39, with one tie. A spokesman for George Washington University Hospital said that Matt Mika , a lobbyist wounded in the attack, was improving, and that as of Thursday night his condition had been upgraded from critical to serious. Read More »

Xbox has signed exclusives, won't be ready for 2-3 years


Forza Motorsport 7; Image source: Microsoft . We look forward to seeing what games are announced . "We'll have more to share about this program when it launches later, this year". For some context, Synthesio also says that 80% of all posts about E3 2017 are coming from males, with the majority of posters being between 18-25 years old. Read More »

Protesters March To Downing Street After London Fire


In a statement released on their website, the force also announced they believe more than 58 people are dead after the disaster. All the rest are homeless. Mike Adamson, chief executive of the British Red Cross, said: "The people living in Grenfell Tower have suffered an unimaginable tragedy". Two nearby Underground subway lines were partially shut down Saturday in the fire area to make sure that debris from the tower did not land on the tracks. Read More »

National Hockey League expansion: A few teams squeeze in deals before roster freeze

So there are definitely some great goalies available. As there's a number of top defensemen exposed such as Anaheim's Sami Vatanen and Ottawa's Marc Methot . The Vegas Golden Knights expansion draft will be Wednesday, and many high-profile National Hockey League players are up for grabs. McPhee said he believes he "can accomplish two things" during the expansion process after selecting players and making trades with other clubs. Read More »

Pakistan defeat India by runs to lift Champions Trophy title

India needed to harness the full power of their batting machinery to eclipse Pakistan's mammoth score. India will feel aggrieved for a long time as Fakhar, when he was on the individual score of 3, was caught by wicketkeeper Mahehdra Singh Dhoni off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball and the 27-year-old left-hander took full advantage to reach his first global century. Read More »

Trump Representative Claims He is Not Under Investigation

Humayun Khan. "The FBI doesn't sit around all day and read tweets ". On CNN's State of the Union , Mr Sekulow sought to account for any confusion over Mr Trump's apparently precise words by saying the president could not "in a tweet, include all that is there". Read More »

Trump called House health care bill 'mean'


The Senate appears to have President Donald Trump's blessing, as he told Senators this week that the House's AHCA was " mean ", urging them to create a " more generous" bill. A Cruz confidant, House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows, R-N.C., said it is a hard choice. He would also remove some of the state waiver authority on coverage and pre-existing conditions that was added to win House support from its most conservative members. Read More »

G-7 Talks Leave Pruitt and USA as Climate Change 'Footnote'

On Monday, Trudeau was pressed on his alleged comments by NDP leader Tom Mulcair. "He (Trudeau) suggested simply limiting the statement to energy issues, something that Trump would likely support as well", said the report . "Let's be clear: the bigger than one administration", she said. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt attended the G7 meeting but left the summit one day early on Saturday, after other countries bashed Trump's decision to leave the Paris accord. Read More »