Stormont power-sharing talks going down to the wire – BBC News

June 28, 2017

… stand-alone Irish Language Act and rights for the LGBT (gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender) community. BBC News NI political correspondent Gareth Gordon said there was little sign of a deal being close on Tuesday, with “rancour replacing whatever hope existed”. Sinn Fin chairman Declan Kearney said there must be a free-standing Irish Language Act for there to be progress. “The DUP have not moved on any of the substantive issues which sit at the heart of this crisis,” he …

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Off-Duty Officer Chokes Black Teen For Being On His Lawn

June 28, 2017

… it only as 15-year-old Aaron. Warning: The video below is graphic and contains explicit language. In the video, which lasts a minute and a half, the off-duty officer tells Brunson that he is trying to figure out whats going on and you guys are acting stupid. Why are you doing this to me then? Brunson asked, to which the man replies, Because your friend is being a fucking idiot, apparently referring to Aaron, who is filming them. Brunson told Chicago News station WGN-TV that he was …

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‘Turn The Cameras On, Sean’: Spicer Is Taunted At Press Briefing

June 27, 2017

… correspondent for One America News Network, asked: Can we get this out of the way? Can we address the cameras issue? We believe strongly that Americans should be able to watch and listen to senior government officials face questions from an independent News media, association President Jeff Masonwrote in a memo Friday. Related Coverage George Orwell On Sean Spicer Sean Spicer Gets A Ride On The Nope Mobile More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsCredi Respone Agency …

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Chaffetz: Justice watchdog also looking at Lynch’s role in FBI’s Clinton email probe

June 26, 2017

Utah GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz, chairman of House oversight committee, said Saturday that the Justice Departments inspector generals office, in addition to a Senate panel, is looking into whether former Attorney General Loretta Lynch tried to squash the FBIs Hillary Clinton email investigation. This is really a pivotal moment, said Chaffetz on Fox News Fox & Friends,” amid three probes into whether President Trumps presidential team colluded with Russia during the 2016 White House race …

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China landslide: Desperate search for survivors continues

June 25, 2017

(CNN)Thousands of rescuers are searching through rubble to find 109 people missing after a landslide devastated their village in Sichuan province, southwestern China. The missing range from an 80-year-old man to a girl aged just two and a half, according to a list released by Aba Prefecture’s government, state-run Xinhua News agency reported. …

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‘I kept my daughter’s body at home for three weeks’ – BBC News

June 24, 2017

… touch with Arka Original Funerals – a Brighton company that is part of a movement in the UK to re-personalise and de-industrialise death, dying and funerals. Image copyright Gilli Davidson Image caption Niamh and her twin brother Zach aged five – a year before her diagnosis Niamh would remain at home for nearly three weeks, with her eyes closed. “We try and slow things down for loved ones, to give time to digest the News of a death. We don’t have a prescribed way …

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Convicted Oklahoma child molester moves next door to victim

June 23, 2017

… victim’s mother told the station. She shouldnt have to. Very heartbreaking. Oklahoma law prohibits sex offenders from living near schools or public grounds, but it does not stop convicts from living next door to their victims, according to News On 6. The victim’s family is hoping to work with lawmakers to get the law changed. Its adding one word in there where it talks, where they can and cant live, just adding victim right there along with schools and playgrounds, the victim said. …

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