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USA urges Arab nations to ease blockade of Qatar
- June 11, 2017

The ostensible complaint about Qatar's financing of extremists is grounded in truth about that financing but is an unpersuasive instance of the pot calling the kettle black, given the Saudis' own record in furnishing such support to radicals. (more...)
Donald Trump still standing, but damaged by James Comey's testimony
- June 09, 2017

He added that this was why he wrote memos about his interactions with Trump. That was the case when Comey talked about Trump's discussion with him about former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . Once dismissed by Trump as "Little Marco, " Rubio even homed in on the one issue that has most animated the president: leaks of information damaging to him. (more...)
Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout
- June 06, 2017

It was the first time he coached the Warriors since April 19. The Warriors won their 14th consecutive playoff game, an National Basketball Association record, and seized a 2-0 lead over the Cavaliers in the best-of-seven championship series, which continues Wednesday and Friday in Cleveland . (more...)
Timeline: How events unfolded in London's latest attack Timeline: How events unfolded in London's latest attack
- June 05, 2017

She later added: "The last thing we need is people overreacting or beginning to take out their frustrations on other people in other communities or in their own communities". Mr Khan had said: "Londoners will see increased police presence today and over the course of the next few days". Saturday night's attack came just days ahead of the election. (more...)
Trump criticizes London mayor after latest attack on city Trump criticizes London mayor after latest attack on city
- June 05, 2017

Police officers, including the Police Federation, have previously warned that cuts to budgets are making terror policing harder. "As the officers confronted the terrorists - and were shot - a member of the public also suffered gunshot wounds". (more...)
London Bridge van collision, nearby stabbings declared 'terrorist incidents' by police London Bridge van collision, nearby stabbings declared 'terrorist incidents' by police
- June 04, 2017

Parliament. "Tonight is the second attack Great Britain has suffered in just two weeks". "We express our deepest condolences to the families of the victims, and wish the injured a speedy recovery". help to Britain in response to reports of three violent incidents including a vehicle mowing down pedestrians on London Bridge . At least 48 people were taken to hospitals, London Ambulance tweeted . (more...)