May 3, 2017 3:35 AM 'Comey was the best thing that ever happened to Hillary': Trump responds to Clinton's blame game, claiming FBI director gave her a 'free pass for many bad deeds'
Donald Trump has hit out at Hillary Clinton saying FBI director James Comey was the 'best thing that ever happened to her' after the former Democratic presidential candidate listed him among the reasons for her election loss. The president fired off a series of tweets on Tuesday night in retaliation to Clinton's blame game earlier in the day. 'FBI Director 45
May 3, 2017 2:35 AM 'Hand-to-hand combat!' Le Pen & Macron set for BRUTAL final TV debate DAYS from election
MARINE Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron are set to clash during the final televised debate tonight – just days before France goes to the polls on Sunday. Opinion polls have consistently put the 39-year-old centrist ahead of the former Front National leader by around 20 points, despite only finishing three points ahead of Ms Le Pen in the first round 44
April 29, 2017 7:27 PM My ten point plan to keep the Tories toxic
1 Local election lift off. All the opinion polls and local by-elections point to a landslide for the SNP on Friday's local elections. Labour are expected to lose four councils including its last bastion, Glasgow. Theresa May called on Scots to use the locals to “send a message” that they don't want an independence referendum. If so the message is going 81 41
April 27, 2017 1:46 AM Does Le Pen have a chance of winning French presidency?
The opinion polls say no, and conventional wisdom says she hasn't a hope. Centrist Emmanuel Macron is a long way ahead in the polls - so is there any way far-right leader Marine Le Pen could still pull off a shock victory in France's presidential election on 7 May? Since his impressive first-round victory on Sunday, Mr Macron is still at least 20 points 37
April 24, 2017 7:42 PM Read Barack Obama's First Public Remarks Since Leaving Office
Thank you. Hey! Thank you. Everybody have a seat. Have a seat. So what's been going on while I've been gone? It is wonderful to be home. It is wonderful to be at the University of Chicago. It is wonderful to be on the south side of Chicago. And it is wonderful to be with these young people here. And what I want to do is just maybe speak very briefly 37
April 21, 2017 5:37 PM The Suspense Is Almost Too Much for the French
The reaction of the two leading candidates could not have been more different. Ms. Le Pen blamed government “laxity” and “naïveté” toward terrorists, while Emmanuel Macron, an independent centrist, said the terrorist threat “will be a fact of daily life in the coming years.” It is impossible to know how the attack will affect the election because so many people 40
April 21, 2017 3:12 PM Theresa May insists she will KEEP controversial target on foreign aid spending as she goes home to Maidenhead on latest campaign stop
Theresa May has said she will she will keep the controversial target for minimum spending of billions on foreign aid at her latest campaign stop today. The Prime Minister said it was important to ensure the money - equivalent to 0.7 per cent of national income and more than £13billion last year - is spent properly. But as she returned home to Maidenhead 37
April 19, 2017 9:26 AM Facing parliament vote, May says early election will boost her in EU talks
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday an early election would strengthen her at the "most crucial point" in Britain's divorce talks with the EU, as she prepared to ask parliament to approve a vote in just seven weeks' time. May surprised allies and opponents on Tuesday when she announced her plan to bring forward an election that was not due until 32
April 19, 2017 9:12 AM Theresa May criticised for ruling out live TV debates
Lib Dems say they are "disappointed" in the Prime Minister, while a Labour MP claims Mrs May is afraid of facing Jeremy Corbyn. John McDonnell told Sky News that live debates during the Labour leadership contest had helped transform Mr Corbyn into "a candidate who could win" - and claimed the Prime Minister was worried about history repeating itself 35
April 19, 2017 5:59 AM General election: Labour 'needs clear punchy messages'
Jeremy Corbyn should have "nice clear punchy messages" in Labour's general election campaign, former first minister Rhodri Morgan has said. Mr Morgan said the Labour leader should "hammer" messages on public services in England while Theresa May talks about Brexit. But Glyn Davies, Tory MP for Montgomeryshire, said his party could win any argument over public 43