'Multiple deaths' in Maryland shooting

Media playback is unsupported on your device There were “multiple fatalities” in a shooting at a pharmacy distribution centre in the US state of Maryland, local officials say. The shooting happened on Thursday morning in the Perryman area, Harford County, about 40km (25 miles) north-east of Baltimore. There were also “multiple More...

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By SLPundit On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Schiff: Republicans Want Kavanaugh Accuser to 'Go Away'

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., said Thursday that Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee want the woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault to “go away.” Schiff said More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Tom Watson mocks Corbyn aide Andrew Murray over 'deep state' claims

Labour’s deputy leader has dismissed a suggestion by one of Jeremy Corbyn’s advisers that the “deep state” is working to undermine him. Andrew Murray has claimed someone “being paid More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Brexit: EU leaders warn time is running out for a deal

Time is running out for a Brexit deal, leaders of European countries have warned ahead of more talks in Salzburg. There is still no agreement on issues including how to avoid new checks on the Northern Irish border. More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Issa Gets Nod to Head Trade Agency

Retiring Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif. — an ardent advocate of President Donald Trump's hard-line trade policies — will get the nod to head the U.S. Trade and Development Agency. The White House More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Labour calls for ban on gambling ads during live events

Labour is calling for a ban on gambling advertising during live sporting events in a bid to tackle problem gambling. It also said it would stop people using credit cards to pay for bets and introduce a levy More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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New York inmate's golf drawings lead to exoneration in murder

A US convict whose talent for art caught the eye of a prison warden, ultimately leading to a review of his case, has been exonerated of murder. Valentino Dixon’s colour pencil drawings of golf courses were More...

By SLPundit On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Ian Paisley: DUP MP keeps seat after recall petition

Ian Paisley has retained his seat as an MP after fewer than 10% of his constituents signed a petition that would have forced a by-election. It was triggered after the DUP MP was suspended from Westminster for More...

By SLPundit On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Brexit: May urges EU leaders to consider 'serious' UK plans

Theresa May has urged EU leaders to focus their minds on getting a Brexit deal in the next two months, saying negotiations will not be extended. At a dinner in Salzburg, she told her 27 counterparts her priorities More...

By SLPundit On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Calif. Rep. Eshoo on Kavanaugh Accuser: Told Her 'I Believed Her'

Democratic Rep. Anna Eshoo told Christine Blasey Ford that she believed her claim that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were teens, The Mercury News reports. Eshoo, of California, More...