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Theresa May accused of bribing DUP with £1bn deal despite claiming 'there is no magic money tree' - The Independent

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:02:44 GMT

Theresa May stands accused of using at least £1bn of public money to seal a “grubby deal” with Northern Irish unionists that lets her cling on to power. The cash – branded a “bribe” – helps save Ms May's premiership following her botched election ...

Senate Health Bill Reels as CBO Predicts 22 Million More Uninsured - New York Times

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 01:37:21 GMT

WASHINGTON — The Senate bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act was edging toward collapse on Monday after the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said it would increase the number of people without health insurance by 22 million by 2026.

Grenfell tower: The beginning of the end for the Tory austerity regime - The Independent

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 21:27:18 GMT

Grenfell is a manifestation of the violence waged silently every day against the lives of the poor – an entirely avoidable tragedy generated by the housing crisis, austerity, deregulation and outsourcing. Youssef El-Gingihy explains. Youssef El-Gingihy ...

Refugee advocacy groups slam 'Muslim Ban' ruling - Aljazeera.com

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 02:20:32 GMT

The US Supreme Court partially reinstates temporary travel restrictions on refugees and six Muslim-majority countries. Creede Newton 27 Jun 2017 02:22 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker.

White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty - Washington Post

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 02:48:45 GMT

The White House issued an ominous warning to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday night, pledging that his regime would pay a "heavy price" if it carried out another chemical attack this year. In a statement, White House press secretary Sean ...

Did Corbyn Inspire Glasto 2017 To Be The Wokest Festival Ever? - The Debrief

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:55:40 GMT

At 4 pm on Saturday, Jeremy and Michael Eavis, the founding father of Glasto, took to the Pyramid stage in front of one of the biggest crowds the festival has ever seen. The number of fans that flocked to hear Corbyn's speech has been estimated to have ...and more »

HMS Queen Elizabeth could be vulnerable to cyber-attack - The Guardian

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:01:00 GMT

HMS Queen Elizabeth is the biggest and most powerful vessel ever built for the Royal Navy. Photograph: Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images. Cybercrime. HMS Queen Elizabeth could be vulnerable to cyber-attack. Royal Navy £3.5bn carrier appears to be ...

EU citizens 'bitterly disappointed' with post-Brexit rights offer - The Guardian

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:40:04 GMT

Hundreds of pro-EU supporters gather in London on the first anniversary of the referendum to protest against Brexit and Theresa May's vision of it. Photograph: Wiktor Szymanowicz/Barcroft. EU referendum and Brexit ...

Camilla still haunted by Princess Diana every day as Prince Charles' wife nears 70 - Scottish Daily Record

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:34:03 GMT

The Duchess of Cornwall has already been married to Prince Charles for longer than Princess Diana was but she's still haunted by Prince William and Prince Harry's mum. Share. ByChristopher Wilson. 07:32, 26 JUN 2017; Updated 07:33, 26 JUN 2017.

President Michel Temer of Brazil Is Charged With Corruption - New York Times

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 01:52:00 GMT

President Michel Temer of Brazil was accused of receiving a $152,000 bribe, and his future is now in the hands of the country's Congress. Credit Evaristo Sa/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. RIO DE JANEIRO — President Michel Temer was charged ...