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June 23, 2017 2:47 AM 'Don't do it... I don't want you to jump': Police bodycam captures the dramatic moment cops stop a suicidal man from jumping on to the freeway

This is the heart-stopping moment two police officers raced to stop a man from committing suicide by jumping from a highway overpass. Body camera footage from one of the Grass Valley officers in northern California starts by showing a man leaning against the wire fence of an overpass on Tuesday afternoon. One of the cops is heard at the start of the video 4

June 22, 2017 9:58 PM No tapes after all: Trump says he didn't record Comey talks

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump declared Thursday he never made and doesn't have recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey, ending a month-long guessing game that he started with a cryptic tweet and that ensnared his administration in yet more controversy. "With all of the recently reported electronic 9

June 22, 2017 9:40 AM When Ladies Day goes WRONG: Booze, bums, boobs and VERY short skirts at the races

LADIES Day may be about the class and fashion – but sometimes antics at the races can get a little out off hand. Royal Ascot will welcome the stunners and the Queen for one of the most glamorous days on the horse racing calendar. Ladies’ Days take over race courses across the country throughout year and often end in drunken scenes of total chaos 5

June 22, 2017 12:07 AM Australia says to resume air strikes in Syria after Russia threat

SYDNEY, June 22 (Reuters) - Australia said on Thursday it would resume air strikes into Syria, ending a two-day suspension implemented after the downing of a Syrian military aircraft triggered a Russian threat against Washington-led coalition planes. Russia said on Monday it would treat U.S.-led coalition aircraft flying west of the River Euphrates in Syria 3

June 21, 2017 8:00 PM After another bitter loss, can Democrats ever top Trump?

On Tuesday Democrat Jon Ossoff came close to beating Republican Karen Handel in a Georgia congressional district that has been historically conservative but trending left. In the words of the immortal Ricky Bobby of Talladega Nights, however, "If you're not first, you're last". There have been four congressional special elections this year where Democrats 17

June 19, 2017 6:48 AM Brexit talks are due to begin today but Theresa May is urged to slam on the brakes

There are claims the PM will suffer from a lack of mandate The formal negotiation of Britain’s exit from the European Union will begin today but senior Welsh figures have urged Theresa May to apply the brakes, suspend the process before lasting harm is done to the economy. The Prime Minister has been accused of insulting the electorate by “acting as if nothing 31

June 16, 2017 11:35 AM General election 2017: What caused Labour's youth vote surge?

A boosted youth vote is believed to have contributed to Labour's shock election result, but what made young people turn out to vote? Polling traditionally shows that a majority of young people vote Labour. This year, the proportion has jumped to 63% for 18-29-year-olds, according to YouGov. Sam Jeffers, co-founder of Who Targets Me, which monitored the use of social

June 15, 2017 4:55 PM 'No deadline' for DUP-Tory deal says Nigel Dodds

There is no deadline for a deal between the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) and the Conservative Party despite a date being set for the Queen's Speech, the DUP's deputy leader has said. Nigel Dodds said that the speech was "not relevant" to their negotiations. His comments came after Northern Ireland's main parties held talks with Theresa May. The DUP, Sinn Féin, the Ulster 2

June 14, 2017 7:05 PM Clean-up on aisle three! Woman who had no idea she was pregnant gives birth to a son in a GROCERY STORE

One woman's unexpected delivery in a grocery store bathroom has an adorable ending in the form of a supermarket-themed newborn photo shoot. Ashleigh Miller-Cross of Halifax, Nova Scotia was at Atlantic Superstore - a Canadian chain supermarket - when she felt something was amiss. Miller-Cross headed for the bathroom, where she soon realized she was giving 7

June 14, 2017 3:00 PM New economists' poll suggests chances of 'hard Brexit' receding

Reuters' survey of City experts finds majority opining that a 'hard Brexit' option might be off the table. The likelihood of the UK exiting the European Union single market at the conclusion of Brexit talks, loosely dubbed as a 'hard Brexit', is receding, according to a new survey of City economists. May and her Conservative party ended up with 318 members 15