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Melania Trump and son Barron move into the White House

The suit , filed in Maryland federal court, said Trump is violating the Constitution's Emoluments Clause, which prohibits the president from accepting payments from foreign governments without the consent from Congress. The attorneys general aren't the first to sue Trump over emoluments. "Never before has a president acted with such disregard for this constitutional prescription", the suit said.

How Trump co-opted his kid's cancer charity to line his own pockets

According to sources involved in the event, while the Trump Organization initially covered the expenses, it was Donald Trump himself who ordered his for-profit organization to begin charging his son's foundation for the event. In a devastating investigation, Forbes reporter Dan Alexander unveils an intricate, multi-year blueprint of the Trump family's actions in using an annual golf charity event where the proceeds were expected to go to the St.

DUI suspect charged with vehicular homicide in death of Port Richmond mother

Thirty-nine-year-old Ryan McHugh has been charged with two counts of vehicular homicide, aggravated assault while driving under the influence, involuntary manslaughter and causing an accident involving death. "I wish I could bring my daughter back. I know I can't". As of Monday morning, police said the boy is in stable condition after suffering a broken leg and bruising.

Theresa May Could Be Gone Within Days

Stepping in to defend the prime minister, Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said Osborne - who was sacked by May and has since resigned as a lawmaker to edit The London Evening Standard - was "enjoying his job as commentator rather than a player on the pitch".

Motsoeneng to hear fate following SABC disciplinary hearing

The ruling by the chairperson of the disciplinary hearing, Advocate Nazeer Cassim, was confirmed to the news website by a reliable source close to the hearing. Zola Majavu expressed shock at the decision and said they haven't seen a copy of the disciplinary report. During the conference, Motsoeneng lashed out at the SABC's interim board members over plans to scrap his controversial 90 percent local music policy .

Enda Kenny 'concerned' at proposed United Kingdom deal with the DUP

Members of the party have taken controversial stances on everything from climate change to evolution, with one assembly member being unaware that heterosexual people can contract HIV. "We can also expect to see Conservative pro-remain MPs who have felt ignored and bullied over the previous year to suddenly start to flex their muscles".

Philippine flag raised on Independence Day in war-torn city

All military camps and government agencies will fly their flags at half-mast on Tuesday in honor of the troops killed in Marawi , said military spokesman Col. Malacañang announced a "high-noon salute" for soldiers and civilians killed in fighting between government forces and terrorists in Marawi City . U.S.

What's next for 'Wonder Woman': Here's what we know about the sequel

For Dingwell, and many fans like her, Wonder Woman is one of the few superheroes they can relate to. That makes the superhero film starring Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins the biggest opening ever for a female director. To celebrate the successful release of Wonder Woman this month, Warner Bros . and DC have revealed a new store where you can buy lots of cool merchandise from the movie itself.

UK Labour Party to seek to form govt

Jeremy Corbyn said he will oppose the government all the way, telling the Sunday Mirror he can "still be prime minister". Speaking to Sky News, Foster said her party had "very good" negotiations with the Conservatives and said the DUP would seek to "bring stability to the nation".

European Union ready to start Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

That was also the broadly desired outcome in Brussels, where leaders believed that a stronger May would be better able to cut compromise deals with the European Union and resist pressure from hardline pro-Brexit factions in her party to walk out without a deal.

Russia's Alexei Navalny 'detained' before Moscow protest

Medvedev, a close Putin ally, flatly denies wrongdoing."I'm not afraid if I get detained", Dima said .The Interior Ministry said the turnout at the Moscow protest was about 4,500 - significantly fewer than the numbers estimated by Reuters reporters, who put the turnout in the low tens of thousands.

No Pressure To Intervene In Investigations — Intelligence Officials

According to some key senators, Coats may reveal more about his interactions with Trump, including when the President reportedly urged the former IN senator to rebut the notion there was any collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials.

General Election 2017: How long can Theresa May survive?

British media said moves were afoot in Mrs May's Conservative Party to dislodge her, while opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , who exceeded expectations in the election, insisted she could be ousted and he could replace her. Ruth Davidson, the Conservative leader in Scotland, said she had asked May for assurances that there would be no attack on gay rights after a deal with the DUP.

Saudi official says security officer killed, 2 wounded

Gen. Mansour al-Turki described the incident as a "terror attack", which occurred late Sunday night in the Masoura neighborhood. The ministry identified the killed officer as Major Tariq Bin Abdul Lateef Al Allaqi, adding that the two other officers were in stable condition.

Tottering May names new Cabinet as critics circle

In a night of high drama across the United Kingdom, her party shed seats to Jeremy Corbyn's Labour , which surpassed expectations. The Tories are eight short of a majority on 318, with Mrs May hoping to thrash out a "confidence and supply" pact with Northern Ireland's socially hardline Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) and its 10 MPs.

British PM May's statement in Downing Street

In a defiant speech on the steps of Downing Street, the Prime Minister made clear she would now rely on support from the Democratic Unionist Party to prop up her administration and push legislation through the House of Commons. DUP Leader Arlene Foster recently denied the party was homophobic. The UK and Irish governments are now trying to mediate between the DUP and Irish nationalists to restore the Northern Irish government.

What Is The DUP? The Democratic Unionist Party Explained

With just 10 members of Parliament, the DUP doesn't wield much power on its own - but those seats, if they vote with May's party, have the power to push the Conservatives over the threshold to a functioning government. He called on negotiations to be conducted in "the best possible spirit" that causes the "least disruptive outcome for our citizens" following Brexit.

Theresa May to 'get on with job' after ignoring calls for resignation

The Prime Minister said she had a busy schedule ahead, with a cabinet meeting on Monday and talks with French President Emmanuel Macron the following day. One senior backbencher said: "Yes she did alright, but she is toast". "She spoke very well". Two of May's closest advisers, Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy, resigned as part of the reshuffle, with former party leadership candidate and prominent Brexit campaigner Michael Gove unexpectedly brought back to the cabinet, where he replaced Andrea ...

The rocky road of minority government

The Prime Minister was forced to perform an unprecedented U-turn within days of the publication of the Tory manifesto by announcing that there would be a cap on social care costs, something that had been absent in the original policy document.

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained ahead of protests

As a result, once again, numerous arrests were made Monday. Opposition leader Aleksey Navalny was detained before the beginning of the anticorruption action in Moscow . Though police prevented some from entering the area, demonstrators in the crowd mixed with others, including families with children, out enjoying the warm weather and re-enactments of events from Russia's past.

What now for the United States under 'lying' Trump?

Trump may be trying to drag the country into the gutter with his insulting, bullying and sexist behavior, but the bar has not been lowered so far as to obviate the criminal nature of attempting to manipulate the justice system. It's not often that congressional hearings hark back to medieval times , but then again this was not a normal hearing. He left rebuttals to his son, Donald Trump , Jr., who defended Trump on Twitter , and to his outside lawyer, Marc Kasowitz , who denied the ...

Hard Brexit not backed by most MPs, remain campaigners say

That explains why in public senior figures and potential contenders such as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson have rallied to her side as a fresh battle emerges over who will negotiate Brexit , with May only nominally in charge. The DUP's social conservatism on issues such as gay marriage and abortion has been in the spotlight in Great Britain since its role as parliamentary kingmaker became clear.

Israeli intelligence discovered IS plans for laptop ban

Israeli hackers were successful several months ago in penetrating a small cell of Islamic terrorist bomb experts operating out of Syria , the report says. Apparently, the intelligence led to a ban imposed earlier this year on taking laptop computers on USA -bound flights from ten airports in Muslim countries.

How would the Tories trigger a leadership contest against Theresa May?

It comes amid confusion over whether the Queen's Speech will be delayed amid continuing talks with the DUP. Theresa May has apologised to Tory MPs for the party's election performance, telling them "I got us into this mess I'll get us out of it".

Merkel congratulates Macron on 'great success' in parliamentary elections

Macron selected Philippe from the mainstream Republican Party. In France's last legislative elections , in 2012, turnout in the first round stood at 57.22 percent. The radical-left France Insoumise ( France Unbowed) party of Jean-Luc Melenchon who finished fourth in the presidential race also fell short of expectations.

11 dead, over 900 escape in another prison break in DR Congo

The Kangbayi prison is the largest in the northern region of the North Kivu province. "Only the army and the police have the right to circulate to bring under control the enemy, who started to flee at 3:30pm (local time)", Reuters quoted Paluku as saying.

Bette Midler orders Tony Awards orchestra to stop playing during speech

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play: Cynthia Nixon , "Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes ". It was also incredible to win right next to Rebecca Taichman for 'Indecent .' I'm just so glad for her - she's such a major director and artist.

UK PM May's Brexit plan has not changed, her spokesman says

Labour , the main opposition party, won 262. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he could still be prime minister, although his party has no obvious way to build a majority coalition. The Conservatives are now trying to secure the support of Northern Ireland's 10 Democratic Unionist Party lawmakers to assure passage of May's program.

May's 'pawns' resign after election fiasco

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a slew of criticism after a failed election campaign left her short of a parliamentary majority and fighting for survival as the clock ticks down to the start of Brexit talks. May put on a courageous face after Thursday's vote, expressing sorrow for the MPs who lost their seats but refusing to acknowledge how her election gamble backfired.

Gareth Southgate challenge for England Under-20 side

Everton's Calvert-Lewin scored the game's only goal after 35 minutes while a second-half penalty save from Newcastle goalkeeper Woodman preserved England's 1-0 lead and ensured they became world champions. "I would have cheered for South Korea if they had made it to the finals but today, I'm happy whoever wins", said 25-year-old Lee Jun-Woo. Calvert-Lewin broke the deadlock 10 minutes before the break in Suwon , the forward converting at the second attempt to put Paul Simpson's side ...

Northern Ireland pact bad for peace and UK voters

Graham Brady, a key lawmaker and a member of the Conservative Party told the BBC: " I think what I'm hearing mostly from colleagues is that there is no appetite for plunging the government and country into a period of turmoil, that we really do want to try to offer some continuity ".

Britain's May does not have majority for leaving single market - Conservative lawmaker

May is due to meet with Conservative lawmakers in parliament. The change was unlikely to significantly quell unrest within the party. He told the Sunday Mirror: "I can still be prime minister. Within an hour, Downing Street issued a second statement saying that talks are ongoing and that the details would emerge "as and when" they were finalised.

Deal to keep Tories in power not done yet

The fallout from Thursday's snap general election , which left her Conservative Party bereft of their majority , also prompted her to seek out a relatively tiny ally that could have vast sway over what happens next in the United Kingdom .

UK PM's Brexit plan has not changed, her spokesman says

May's party fell eight seats short of retaining its parliamentary majority, and is now in talks with Northern Ireland's ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) which won 10 seats to forge an informal alliance. "It is quite possible there will be an election later this year or early next year and that might be a good thing because we can not go on with a period of great instability", he told the BBC .

General Election results 2017

But May vowed to " fulfil the promise of Brexit ", in a statement outside her Downing Street office after seeking permission from the head of state Queen Elizabeth II to form a new government. Some say her failure means the government must now take a more flexible approach to the divorce. The Conservatives sought, as they have done this time , a "who governs Britain?" mandate.

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