UK’s May delays Brexit bill, faces showdown on resignation

In this image made available by UK Parliament, Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons, London, Wednesday, May 22, 2019. British Prime Minister Theresa May dug in Wednesday against a growing push by both rivals and former allies to remove her from office as her attempts to […]

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3 dead, state capital battered as storms rake Missouri

The Gathering Place near the Arkansas river on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. Authorities on Wednesday encouraged people living along the Arkansas River in the Tulsa suburb of Bixby and low-lying areas near creeks both north and south of Okmulgee, about 35 miles (56 kilometers) south of Tulsa. to leave their homes. (Tom Gilbert/Tulsa World via […]

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Report: British Prime Minister Theresa May to resign this week

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May grimaces during her speech in London, Tuesday, May 21, 2019. The British government is discussing how to tweak its proposed European Union divorce terms in a last-ditch attempt to get Parliament’s backing for Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal with the bloc. Kirsty Wigglesworth, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — Is […]

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Pentagon proposing troop reinforcements in Mideast

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives at a classified briefing for members of Congress on Iran, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Patrick Semansky Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, center, and Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan, second from left, arrive to speak to members of the media after a […]

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US charges WikiLeaks founder with publishing classified info

FILE – In this May 1, 2019, file photo, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange puts his fist up as he is taken from court in London. The Justice Department has charged Assange with receiving and publishing classified information. The charges are contained in a new, 18-count indictment announced May 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File) Matt […]

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American who joined the Taliban is released from prison

FILE – American John Walker Lindh is seen in this undated file photo obtained Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, from a religious school where he studied for five months in Bannu, 304 kilometers (190 miles) southwest of Islamabad, Pakistan. Lindh, the young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. […]

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Britain’s May delays Brexit bill but resists calls to resign

In this image made available by UK Parliament, Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons, London, Wednesday, May 22, 2019. British Prime Minister Theresa May dug in Wednesday against a growing push by both rivals and former allies to remove her from office as her attempts to […]

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Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting, to some anger

FILE – In this March 3, 2013 file photo elephants drink water in the Chobe National Park in Botswana. Botswana’s government says it has lifted its ban on elephant hunting, a decision that is likely to bring protests from wildlife protection groups. Charmaine Noronha, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG — Botswana has lifted its ban on elephant […]

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Britain’s May hunkers down as premiership enters final stage

In this image made available by UK Parliament, Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons, London, Wednesday, May 22, 2019. British Prime Minister Theresa May dug in Wednesday against a growing push by both rivals and former allies to remove her from office as her attempts to […]

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