Welcomed Shorten's statement on reaching "common ground" on key issues with the government, Turnbull said his granddaughter was on his lap when he took Shorten's call and he was "deeply, deeply touched" by the moment. The opposition Australian Labor Party won 69 seats, and the remaining five went to smaller parties or independent candidates. That means even if Turnbull gets contentious legislation passed by the House, he would still have to try and strike deals with the opposition or a ...
He announced his resignation after Britain voted to leave the 28-member European Union in a referendum on June 23. May, the former interior minister who succeeds David Cameron after seeing off several rivals for leader of the Conservative Party, becomes Britain's second female leader after Margaret Thatcher.
Comey says he did not hold Hillary Clinton to a different standard when he recommended no charges over her use of a private email server while she was secretary of state. "It takes mishandling it and criminal intent", Mr. Comey said. By contrast, Petraeus, who resigned in disgrace from the CIA in 2012, knowingly shared classified information ― war strategies, intelligence capabilities, conversations with President Barack Obama ― with Paula Broadwell, his lover and biographer.
Australia's ruling conservatives finally secured a parliamentary majority following a protracted election vote count, projections showed on Monday. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull now has the authority pass company tax cuts, superannuation reforms and "stop the union takeover of the CFA in Victoria" after claiming victory for the Coalition.
Clinton said that in recent weeks she has worked with Sanders on plans "so future students won't have to borrow a dime to attend public colleges or universities" and on "expanding Social Security to match today's realities, not cut or privatize it".
The officers were killed last week by a sniper at the end of a demonstration over the police shooting deaths of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota , the latest in a line of such incidents. Meanwhile, Obama has criticized by others for going to Dallas before visiting Louisiana or Minnesota, a sign that he is aligning with police over protesters.