British Prime Minister Theresa May's government wants to get her thrice-defeated Brexit deal approved by parliament before the new European parliament opens in July, her de-facto deputy, David Lidington, said on Thursday. Government insiders say the Prime Minister has given up hope of cancelling United Kingdom participation in the European Parliament poll by securing Commons approval for her withdrawal deal within the next three weeks.
But the pair have since fallen out, with LaPierre telling NRA board members in his letter that North was seeking to humiliate him, discredit the NRA , and "raise appearances of impropriety that hurt our members and the Second Amendment" which gives Americans the right to keep and bear firearms.
Butina maintained that she acted alone. Russian citizen Maria Butina , 29, was arrested in the United States on suspicion of being engaged in conspiracy against the USA and acting as an unregistered Russian agent. In Moscow, Russia's foreign ministry called Butina's sentence "politically motivated", saying in a statement: "Our countrywoman was sentenced only because she is a citizen of Russia".
Lycoming County coroner Charles Kiessling Jr . confirmed the woman's death in a phone interview with ABC News late Tuesday. "She died inside the moving parts of the machine..." Authorities say Jill Greninger was operating the machine at Economy Locker Storage Co around 11.40am when she somehow fell into the grinder.
A semi driver is expected to be charged with multiple counts of vehicular homicide after allegedly causing a pileup with several fatalities near Denver on Thursday. The local coroner was still working to identify the four confirmed victims, each of whom had been the sole occupant of their vehicles, Countryman said.
Storm Hannah is making its way across the Atlantic and is expected to hit southwest coast of the country this afternoon with winds gusting as high as 130km/h. "Southerly winds will veer northwesterly and reach mean speeds of 50-65km/h with gusts of 90 to 110 km/h", Met Eireann said. "Yellow wind warnings are in force from 9pm Friday to 3pm on Saturday ".