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Amid turmoil, Queen Elizabeth says Britain sombre but steadfast

Addressing the British people on her official birthday, Queen Elizabeth wrote of a "very sombre national mood" following a "succession of bad tragedies " that have befallen the British people over the last number of months. On Friday June 16 the Queen, alongside Prince William, met survivors of the Grenfell Tower blaze as they visited a refugee centre in West London . Consulte Mais Informação

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GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'

Now it's the Senate's turn to improve that bill. "This is the least offensive way to raise that revenue", said Delegate John Shott, a Bluefield Republican. "And we're told that we're going to vote on it in a matter of days, without a CBO score, and without any revelation of what's included in that". He is hoping to get the measure through the Senate before the Fourth of July recess, though it's unclear that will happen because of divisions among GOP lawmakers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fleury among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft

The Golden Knights, who begin play next season as the NHL's 31st team, will pick one player from each of the 30 teams. The club traded popular winger Jannik Hansen knowing it would have difficulty protecting him from the Golden Knights. I don't think the Oilers will surprise anyone with the names on their protected list, but that remains to be seen. On the defensive side, Carl Gunnarsson has been a productive player, and one with a reasonable salary that could fit the mold for Vegas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tornado Warning Ended for London, Woodstock

Tornado Warning Ended for London, Woodstock

Environment Canada has ended all tornado warnings in the province including those for Barrie, Collingwood and Orillia. Damaging wind gusts, hail, and torrential downpours giving rainfall totals in excess of 50 mm are possible. The announcement comes on the heels of a series of extreme weather warnings for southern Ontario on Saturday, which were lifted after severe thunderstorms drenched much of the region. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Kingdom finance minister Hammond seeks 'pragmatic' Brexit

The prospect of Brexit has sent a wave of concern through Britain's business sector. Having lost her majority, British prime minister Theresa May can not afford to alienate either "soft" or "hard" Brexiteers in her party. European Union officials see the start of Brexit talks on Monday as a sign Theresa May is accepting their format for negotiations but they expect no quick deals and are wary the prime minister may try to break with Brussels protocol. Consulte Mais Informação

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May admits London fire response 'not good enough'

May admits London fire response 'not good enough'

She also claimed that the rescue centres maintained no formal records of those that had attended, and even said one hospital told her they were unable to say whether Mr Alhajali was there for confidentiality reasons. May also said that she has set a deadline of three weeks for all the survivors of the Grenfell fire to be placed in new housing. Grenfell residents said after the meeting at Downing Street that they had spoken to the PM about their demands and what they expected. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nawaz Sharif's brother Shehbaz Sharif appears before Panama Papers probe panel

Nawaz Sharif's brother Shehbaz Sharif appears before Panama Papers probe panel

Imran referred to Shahbaz Sharif as the "Mujrim-e-Aala" and said that there was no chance of a conspiracy against the Sharif family since this issue was exposed in the Panama Papers scandal. He said that his family had served the goal of rule of law in the country by appearing before the JIT. The honourable court and other departments are working on the JIT matter of Panama Leaks and they are carrying out their duties without any fear or influence, he said in a statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners

Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners

Reuters, sourcing a spokesman at the Security Ministry, reported that the resort came under attack by gunmen. 'The situation is under control'. French troops and a 10,000-strong United Nations peacekeeping force have battled to stabilise the former French colony and strikes on Malian and Western targets have spread further south and far beyond traditional militant strongholds. Consulte Mais Informação

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Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

The current global force in Afghanistan numbers about 13,000, about 8,400 of them are American, mostly tasked with training and advising the Afghan forces. The Advisor said that Islamabad is convinced that a peaceful, stable and prosperous Afghanistan is in the best interest of Pakistan. Earlier this year, a top USA commander warned of a "stalemate" in the fight against the Taliban unless more foreign troops were committed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Le Pen vai estrear-se como deputada

Le Pen vai estrear-se como deputada

Confirmando as previsões, o partido A República em Marcha , do presidente Emmanuel Macron , foi o grande vendedor das eleição legislativa frances neste domingo (18), com 355 lugares dos 577 que compõem a Assembleia Nacional da França. O partido conservador Os Republicanos , segundo apontam as projeções, terá a segunda maior bancada, ao obter entre 95 e 133 cadeiras. Na primeira volta das legislativas, o REM liderou os resultados com 32,3 por cento dos votos, à frente da direita (21,5 por ... Consulte Mais Informação

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