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June 23, 2018 5:27 AM Trump advises GOP: Quit wasting time on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) - Just when House Republicans needed Donald Trump's backing the most - on their big immigration overhaul - he dashed off a presidential tweet saying they should quit wasting their time on it. The Friday tweet is hardly the first time the president has abandoned his allies in a moment of need. Over and over again, Trump has proven to be a saboteur 6

June 23, 2018 3:00 AM Recognition for York’s local heroes

THERE is now just one month left to nominate your local heroes for the 2018 York Community Pride awards. The annual prizegiving aims to celebrate residents who go the extra mile to help and inspire their community. The awards are run by The Press in partnership with City of York Council, which is sponsoring the Public Sector Hero category again this year. This award 5

June 22, 2018 7:42 PM Record crowds expected at Royal International Air Tattoo

ORGANISERS of next month’s Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford are expecting record crowds, with Saturday already sold out. Last year 160,000 people went through the gates, but this year the capacity on the Friday has been increased to meet demand as the nation gears up to celebrate the RAF centenary. Among the highlights at the three-day 6

June 22, 2018 6:57 PM National rig count falls by 7 to 1,052; Louisiana loses 4

HOUSTON (AP) - The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by seven this week to 1,052. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes reported Friday that 862 rigs drilled for oil this week and 188 for gas. Two were listed as miscellaneous. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Alaska gained two rigs and Wyoming added 9

June 22, 2018 4:11 PM Trump threatens 20 per cent tariffs on cars built in the European Union fuming 'build them here!' in latest trade war threat against an ally

President Donald Trump fired another shot in his trade war with European allies, threatening to impose a 20 per cent tariff on European autos. Trump blasted steep European Union import duties on U.S. cars, a month after his administration began an investigation of whether European duties on cars posed a threat to U.S. national security. Trump leveled 1

June 22, 2018 2:28 PM Donald Trump threatens 20% tariff on all European cars

The US president reacts to new EU tariffs on imports of US jeans, motorbikes, bourbon, cranberries and other products. His threat - which if carried out would represent a serious escalation of the burgeoning trade war - comes hours after new EU tariffs on goods imported from the US came into force. In response to Mr Trump's tariffs on European steel 6

June 22, 2018 4:12 AM Where pot is now legal, no-longer-criminals seek forgiveness

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Despite its name, hippie reputation and liberal spirit, Vermont hasn't always been kind to pot smokers. Now, as the state moves to legalize weed beyond medical use, those punished in the past for marijuana misdemeanors are seeking forgiveness. On July 1, Vermont will become the ninth state, along with Washington, D.C., to legalize 2

June 21, 2018 11:31 PM Disposable 'fast fashion' in the spotlight

The making and disposing of clothing can both have severe effects on our environment, according to a committee of MPs. The Environmental Audit Committee will investigate the social and environment impact of this type of short-lived clothing and the wider industry. Among the things being looked at are the carbon, resource use and water footprint of clothing 4

June 21, 2018 10:09 PM Peter Stringfellow funeral: GMB's Piers Morgan pays tribute to legendary nightclub owner

PETER STRINGFELLOW's friends and family said goodbye to the star at a private funeral yesterday, before many of his friends celebrated his life at his club, Stringfellows. Following the event, Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan paid tribute to the late businessman on Twitter. Peter Stringfellow’s celebrity friends mourned his death today, as the legendary 6

June 21, 2018 7:01 PM Straight people 'care more about animal rights than gay equality'

A survey by Pride London has revealed huge divides between LGBT+ and straight people when it comes to equality and tolerance. A poll issued by the organisers of London Pride revealed a huge gap between the priorities of LGBT+ people and those of their heterosexual counterparts. Of those straight people who are not trans who were surveyed, only 3% said they were concerned 6