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WATCH: Lyra McKee’s funeral congregation stands in applause as priest asks why it’s taken her death for political leaders to come together

Fr. Martin Magill asked: “Why in God’s name does it take the death of a 29-year-old woman, with her whole life ahead of her, to get to this point?”

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Mass shooting in Las Vegas: ‘Not the time’ for gun control debate, says White House

The White House press secretary has said that now is not the time for a debate on U.S. gun control, following the Las Vegas massacre Sunday night.

In an emotional press briefing which saw President Trump’s spokeswoman choking over her words at times, she said such a conversation was “premature”, citing a lack of facts at the time. Continue reading Mass shooting in Las Vegas: ‘Not the time’ for gun control debate, says White House

UK and US ready to strike bilateral free trade deal ‘as soon as possible’

The United States is ready to strike a new bilateral trade agreement with Britain, according to the U.S. Speaker of the House. Continue reading UK and US ready to strike bilateral free trade deal ‘as soon as possible’