Storms sweep in as temperatures cool

The Met Office said 34.7C was recorded in Tibenham, Norfolk, on Friday but the early development of thunderstorms had suppressed temperatures and kept them below Thursday’s high of 35.3C. A Met Office yellow warning for thunderstorms remains in place for the east of England until 02:00 BST and the east…

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Heat brings five-hour Channel Tunnel delays

Temperatures in east Kent are currently at 29C, according to BBC weather forecaster. One driver said they had recorded 44.1C in a car. Report End of Twitter post by @IanDubbleU Image copyright @Hampton Image caption People have been delayed for more than three hours People waiting in the Folkestone boarding…

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Ivanka Trump’s Chinese-Made Products Conveniently Spared From Dad’s Tariffs

While Trump rails at Harley-Davidson motorcycles for moving some production to Europe to dodge EU tariffs, the first daughter and senior White House adviser has never manufactured a single product for her Ivanka Trump brand on American soil. That means Chengdu Kameido Shoes in Sichuan province can continue to supply…

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Trump looking into revoking security clearances for Brennan, other top Obama officials

Video White House may yank security clearances from Trump critics Press secretary Sarah Sanders accused former CIA Director John Brennan, former FBI Director James Comey, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, former CIA Director Michael Hayden, former National Security Adviser Susan Rice and former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe…

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Vote Leave campaign broke electoral law

Parliament Live: MPs debate post-Brexit trade plans Leave.EU fined £70,000 over Brexit spending Call for ‘clarity’ on referendum cash rules Brexit: All you need to know The result of the referendum was 51.9% for Leave and 48.1% for Remain. The UK is due to officially leave the European Union at…

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Ivanka Trump’s Chinese-Made Products Conveniently Spared From Dad’s Tariffs

While Trump rails at Harley-Davidson motorcycles for moving some production to Europe to dodge EU tariffs, the first daughter and senior White House adviser has never manufactured a single product for her Ivanka Trump brand on American soil. That means Chengdu Kameido Shoes in Sichuan province can continue to supply…

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Holyrood refuses consent for Brexit bill

Image caption Brexit Secretary Mike Russell told MSPs that the UK government’s proposal was “unprecedented, unequal and unacceptable” The Scottish Parliament has refused to give its consent to the UK’s main piece of Brexit legislation. The Scottish and UK governments are at odds over the EU Withdrawal Bill and what…

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