The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives, under
mounting pressure to advance gun-control legislation, will
vote next week on a measure to keep guns out of the hands of
people on government terrorism watch lists.
Republican Donald Trump has accused Bill Clinton and Attorney
General Loretta Lynch of showing bad judgment by meeting at a
time when the former president's wife, Democratic
presidential candidate Hillary, is under federal
Former London mayor Boris Johnson has abruptly pulled out of
the race to become Britain's prime minister that he was once
favoured to win, upending the contest less than a week after
he led a campaign to take the country out of the EU.
More than 100 Nobel laureates have called on international
environmental group Greenpeace to end its opposition to
genetically modified crops, saying there is a scientific
consensus they are safe and can benefit society.