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Jul 12 2017

Taylor Review recommends additional protections for gig economy workers

There had been a hope among workers and unions that the report might end the practice of some employers relying on people being flexible enough to turn up in the hope of ...

Jul 11 2017

Charlie Gard case heads to UK court in light of new evidence

The mother , Connie Yates , told the Press Association that doctors at Great Ormond Street wanted to turn off Charlie's life-support on Monday but decided not to after ...

Jul 10 2017

Iraq says forces are 'tens of meters' from retaking Mosul

Iraq's Joint Command also stated Saturday that with these areas under their control, "the Federal Police have concluded their missions assigned to them in Old Mosul an...

Jul 08 2017

Manchester Police Arrest Man As Part Of Concert Bombing Inquiry

Greater Manchester Police also said that they approached Salman's brother Hashem to get more information about the attack. He said officers were "engaged" with the au...

Jul 08 2017

Government issues official apology, confirms settlement payout to Omar Khadr

His lawyers and Canadian officials negotiated the settlement last month based on a 2010 Supreme Court of Canada ruling that Canadian officials violated Khadr's rights at ...

Jul 07 2017

Man, four young children found dead inside Georgia home, woman detained

A fifth child was hospitalized with serious injuries, Fox News added. Michele Pihera said. "It's safe to say she's the wife and mother of the people who resided inside ...

Jul 07 2017

European Union chief Brexit negotiator says financial services can not "opt-in" to

Amid talks in British media that United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May would be ready to walk out of talks on the financial settlement - the money the United Kingdo...

Jul 07 2017

Activist Mommy Rallies Prayers For Baby Charlie Gard

London's Great Ormond Street Hospital, which earlier turned down the parents' plea to move Charlie to the US, has now refused a Vatican hospital's request to transfer th...

Jul 06 2017

Women in WH Earn 80 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Men

Across the country, women earn 82 cents for every dollar men take home, according to the Labor Department. But then, Ivanka is not paid a White House salary, nor is h...

Jul 05 2017

China's Xi warns Trump of 'negative factors' in USA relations

U.S. -China relations appeared to be on an upswing after Trump said he and Xi had enjoyed "great chemistry" at a meeting in Florida in April. The two leaders discussed ...

Jul 04 2017

The skinny on NC and Trump's request for election data

A number of other states are also refusing to hand over voter information. Powell said of a Washington Post article that listed Arkansas among states that would "part...

Jul 04 2017

Nitish Kumar denies rumours of tension in the Mahagathbandhan

Earlier, JD (U ) has decided that it would not participate in the rally as a party. Nitish also said that it was because of the Congress that they could not have an ...

Jul 03 2017

NJ governor orders partial shutdown of state government

State Park Police are turning people away from Island Beach State Park on the Saturday of Fourth of July weekend. Road construction projects were required to wind down an...

Jul 03 2017

Trump again attacks 'Morning Joe' hosts on Twitter

The hosts, who also published a column on the Washington Post website on Friday, said they had known Mr Trump for more than a decade and had "fond memories" of their ...

Jul 03 2017

At Least 18 Dead in Car Bombings in Damascus

As they closed in on the third vehicle near the city's Al-Tahrir Square, the suicide bomber on board detonated it. Read the full BBC article . A suicide attacker ble...

Jul 01 2017

Trump says he is sending federal help to quell Chicago violence

Chicago Police officials say the strike force will be a specialized team of city cops, federal agents and IL state troopers who will work exclusively on stemming the flow...

Jul 01 2017

Texas Supreme Court blocks marriage benefits for married same-sex couples

Gay spouses may not be entitled to government-subsidized workplace benefits, the Texas Supreme Court ruled Friday in a unanimous decision that was quickly condemned by ...

Jul 01 2017

House passes immigration bills stemming from Cal Poly grad Kate

Like the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act , the Davis-Oliver Act cracks down on unsafe sanctuary city jurisdictions by clarifying ICE detainer authority, withholding fed...

Jun 30 2017

For Chicago Bulls, Blockbuster Trade Blows Franchise Into A Different Direction

The 27-year-old Marquette graduate was the 14th-rated player in league last season, according to John Hollinger's Player Efficiency Rating (a stat that encapsulates every...

Jun 30 2017

Kremlin says no progress in preparing Putin-Trump meeting yet

McMaster said Putin would be among the "many world leaders" meeting the U.S. president during the summit, taking place on July 7 and 8. In addition to Putin, White Hous...