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by | June 13, 2018 | 11:51

Honoured with a British Empire Medal were John Metcalfe, from Mickleton, for services to the village; and Cathleen Anne Milwood, of Welford-on-Avon, for services to Stratford-upon-Avon. Liz, a board member of Radius Housing received the award for services to the social and affordable housing sector in NI. "The only sadness", she said was "that our wonderful mother died a few weeks ago and so she won't be able to see us get our awards - but I'm sure she's looking down and smiling with ...

by | June 13, 2018 | 09:06

North Korea's state-run media is framing the agreements reached at the Singapore summit as a "step-by-step" process meant to bring USA rewards in exchange for gradual moves by Pyongyang to dismantle its nuclear program. Speaking in an interview with ABC's George Stephanopoulos after a sit-down with Kim, Trump said you could see "the fervor" felt by people in North Korea for Kim.

by | June 13, 2018 | 08:17

The 35-year-old was detained on June 1 while delivering food to the U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn. The Legal Aid Society said the emergency stay was based on a habeas corpus petition filed Saturday morning, and that the stay will allow him to pursue relief from removal.

by | June 13, 2018 | 08:14

Trump may be credited with creating a positive atmosphere around the talks in Singapore , where a day of bonhomie in front of the cameras contrasted sharply with last year's exchange of insults and threats with Kim that raised fears of war.

by | June 13, 2018 | 08:01

It was not clear from the outset whether the leaders would get on well when they met, with Trump issuing a stark warning to Kim ahead of the meeting that this was a one-time shot for North Korea to engage in talks. local time Tuesday - 9 p.m. Monday in NY - marking the first face-to-face encounter between a sitting USA president and a North Korean leader. After shaking hands again with Kim in front of the cameras, Trump gave a thumbs-up before starting the first meeting between an ...

by | June 13, 2018 | 07:43

Crying on the screen while wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat, the NBA Hall-of-Fame star couldn't stop celebrating the moment. It's a great day for everybody - Tokyo, China ... "I said to everybody, I said, 'The door will open, '" he said. But I kept my head up high. "I was the only one". "Why do I feel like I just ran a marathon backwards?" another fan said.

by | June 13, 2018 | 06:05

At one point, a large truck can be seen passing within a few feet of the child at a high rate of speed. The boy runs away from the sergeant, prompting the officer to sprint after the boy south along Route 59. As a thanks for his heroism, Sgt. Mannino received a life saving service award from the department. The child was out for only a matter of minutes before Mannino spotted him.

by | June 13, 2018 | 06:08

And he called for financial aid for workers hurt by the USA tariffs. (We certainly pray for a full and quick recovery.) Kudlow didn't go quite as far as Navarro did in consigning Trudeau to the nether regions, but his remarks were sharply personal in attacking Trudeau, especially in describing his remarks as personal betrayals of Trump.

by | June 13, 2018 | 03:35

Noting that Russian Federation and other members of the Eurasian Economic Union "also have disputes and do not unanimously sign everything at the same time", he played down the furor over Trump's undiplomatic diplomacy: "We can see that there are internal problems there".

by | June 13, 2018 | 03:33

Ivanka Trump reported Dollars 3.9 million from her stake in the Trump International Hotel in Washington , as well as more than USD 2 million in severance pay from the Trump Organization , the Washington Post said, citing financial disclosure forms released today.

by | June 13, 2018 | 02:50

He will be a great Governor . Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., does not have a primary challenger, and Sen. There are primaries Tuesday night in three of those seats. In the swing state of Nevada , Democratic Representative Jacky Rosen is expected to sail to the nomination to face vulnerable Republican Senator Dean Heller.

by | June 13, 2018 | 01:20

The North Korean autocrat's every move will be followed by 3,000 journalists up until he shakes hands with Trump . Trump will also speak with reporters in Singapore before departing for home. "He said Singapore is clean and handsome and every building is stylish as he heard of in the past, adding he is going to learn a lot from the good knowledge and experience of Singapore in various fields in the future", KCNA reported.

by | June 13, 2018 | 01:15

The presidential office said the measures were particularly needed at a time "when a variety of serious dialogues have been held between the North and the US for the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and the establishment of relations".

by | June 13, 2018 | 01:10

If and when agreement can be reached, the new amendment will be introduced in the House of Lords, when the bill returns there in the next stage of its passage through parliament. The Daily Express featured the British flag as its front page with the headline: "Ignore the will of the people at your peril". It also attacked the unelected nature of the House of Lords (which traditionally scrutinizes laws passed to it by the elected lower chamber), linking it to a perceived attempt to frustrate ...

by | June 13, 2018 | 01:02

Berlin , Germany―World Trade Organization chief Roberto Azevedo warned Monday against a damaging "escalation" of trade tensions between the United States and other major economies, following a divisive G7 summit. Merkel's March 2017 visit to the White House was marked by Trump either not hearing or ignoring her offer to shake hands in the Oval Office. Mr Trump had already threatened to divide the G7, made up of the US, France, UK, Italy, Germany , Japan and Canada, when he suggested Russian ...

by | June 13, 2018 | 01:02

Trump and Kim planned to meet one on one, joined only by translators, for up to two hours before admitting their respective advisers, a US official said. Shortly after arriving in Singapore in the afternoon, Mr Kim, who is Chairman of the State Affairs Commission in North Korea, the nation's highest decision-making body, met Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong for the first time.

by | June 13, 2018 | 00:35

On Monday night's The Ingraham Angle , Wallace said that it's "almost surreal" to see Trump and Kim, "who just months ago were launching verbal ICBMs at each other", standing together and shaking hands. Shanmugam said that four people have been turned away at Singapore's immigration checkpoints in the lead-up to the summit. Trump said after a meeting with North Korean envoy Kim Yong-chul at the Whitehouse.

by | June 11, 2018 | 16:59

The Taliban on Saturday announced its first ceasefire in Afghanistan since the 2001 US invasion, with a three-day halt in hostilities against the country's security forces that was greeted with relief by war-weary Afghans. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today praised Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani's bold initiatives towards peace and expressed hope that it will be respected by all parties, referring to a ceasefire announced by the Afghan leader for Eid.

by | June 11, 2018 | 16:16

Aside from making petulant complaints about Trudeau, Trump tweeted polemics against some of Washington's closest North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over issues loosely connected to the United States trade deficit, following a confusing G7 meeting in Canada.

by | June 11, 2018 | 15:22

Its route north will take it past Malta , and an official said that Salvini had written to the government of the small island state asking it to let The Aquarius dock there. Despite the claim by Mayor Orlando that the government stands in opposition to worldwide law by closing the ports to migrant smuggling operations, a distinguished expert on global maritime law Admiral Paolo Caffio has given his verdict, stating that not only is it legal, but there is also precedent, reports Il ...