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The Memo: Trump seeks to put his stamp on nation

The Hill - 2 hours ago
This week has already proven vital to President Trump's hopes of putting his imprint on the nation — and the stakes are about to get higher. The Supreme Court on Monday allowed parts of the...

Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
BEIRUT — The Syrian government on Tuesday dismissed White House allegations that it was preparing a new chemical weapons attack, as activists reported an airstrike on an Islamic State-run jail in...

Google hit with record EU fine over Shopping service

BBC News - 2 hours ago
Google has been fined 2.42bn euros ($2.7bn; £2.1bn) by the European Commission after it ruled the company had abused its power by promoting its own shopping comparison service at the top of search...

Senate Health Bill Reels as CBO Predicts 22 Million More Uninsured

New York Times - 11 hours ago
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...

Trump takes another swipe at CNN following resignations

Washington Post - 42 minutes ago
NEW YORK — President Donald Trump used the resignations of three CNN journalists involved in a retracted Russia-related story to resume his attack on the network's credibility Tuesday. The...

Global view of US worsens under Trump, Pew says

CNN - 1 hour ago
(CNN) The world has little confidence in US President Donald Trump compared to his predecessor Barack Obama, according to a new report by Pew Research. Surveys of residents in 37 nations across the...

There is now a dramatic generational divide over white evangelical attitudes on gay marriage

Washington Post - 1 hour ago
A new survey shows a dramatic shift in attitudes toward favoring gay marriage among a younger generation of white evangelicals, a group considered to be one of the most conservative on the issue....

Trump Meets India's Leader, a Fellow Nationalist Battling China for His Favor

New York Times - 11 hours ago
President Trump, Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India and Mr. Trump's wife, Melania, outside the White House on Monday. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — President Trump and...

Russell Westbrook caps historic season with MVP award

ESPN - 8 hours ago
NEW YORK -- The final chapter of Russell Westbrook's historic season was written Monday at the NBA's inaugural awards show, as the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard was named the 2016-17 Most...

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Google hit with record EU fine over Shopping service

BBC News - 2 hours ago
Google has been fined 2.42bn euros ($2.7bn; £2.1bn) by the European Commission after it ruled the company had abused its power by promoting its own shopping comparison service at the top of search...

Cladding tests in seven tower blocks by Swansea Council

BBC News - 3 hours ago
Cladding on seven of Swansea's 11 tower blocks are being tested as a safety precaution in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire. UK ministers have ordered social landlords in England to test tower...

Man gets hit by bus, gets up and walks casually into pub

Metro - 31 minutes ago
A man was caught on CCTV this weekend being hit by an out of control bus – and then heading to the pub. Simon Smith was walking beside a bus stop in Reading, Berkshire, on Saturday when he was hit...

Queen Elizabeth to get £6m pay rise from public funds

The Independent - 3 hours ago
queen-eliabeth-ii.jpg The Queen receives a percentage of the Crown Estate profits for her official expenditure under the taxpayer funded Sovereign Grant Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images. The Queen is...

Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack

CTV News - 52 minutes ago
BEIRUT -- The Syrian government on Tuesday dismissed White House allegations that it was preparing a new chemical weapons attack, as activists reported an airstrike on an Islamic State-run jail in...

Scottish independence: Nicola Sturgeon to make indyref2 statement

BBC News - 3 hours ago
Nicola Sturgeon is to make an announcement later today on the "way forward for Scotland" following the general election result. Ms Sturgeon had called for an independence referendum to be...

Michael Fallon defends £1bn DUP deal amid backlash

The Guardian - 4 hours ago
Michael Fallon said: 'The DUP is not getting this money. The money is going to invest in the people of Northern Ireland.' Photograph: Ben Stevens/PA. Michael Fallon. Michael Fallon defends...

Donald Trump's presidency causing global confidence in US to plummet, new survey shows

The Independent - 3 hours ago
The image of the United States has deteriorated sharply across the globe under President Donald Trump and an overwhelming majority of people in other countries have no confidence in his ability to...

Bank of England takes action over bad loans

BBC News - 2 hours ago
The Bank of England has forced banks to find a further £11.4bn in the next 18 months to beef up their finances against the risk of bad loans. Banks will have to set aside £5.7bn in the next six...

CNN trio resign over retracted Trump associate story

Belfast Telegraph - 7 hours ago
Three CNN journalists have resigned, following a retracted story about a supposed investigation into a meeting between an associate of US president Donald Trump and the head of a Russian investment...

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