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Conservative leadership: 10 rivals face first ballot of Tory MPs

Of the other 10 candidates in the first round, Jeremy Hunt , now foreign minister, garnered 43 votes; Michael Gove , now environment minister, garnered 37 votes and Dominic Raab , former Brexit minister, won 27 votes. Under the Brexit withdrawal agreement agreed previous year between outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May and her fellow EU leaders, Britain would owe the union approximately 39 billion (around 44 billion euros).

Kim Jong-Un's Slain Half Brother Was Reportedly a CIA Informant

In his final years, Kim Jong Nam reportedly lived a playboy lifestyle and developed a passion for gambling that was fueled by the many casinos in his adopted home of Macau, known as "Asia's Las Vegas". Blocker, a longtime CIA operative and now an ABC News contributor. Kim Jong Un met US President Donald Trump for a historic first summit in Singapore last year but their second meeting in Hanoi in February this year collapsed when they failed to agree a deal on denuclearisation.

Sport

Ronaldo at centre stage but Portugal's stars ready to shine

Witnesses said they saw fans throwing glass bottles in the centre of Porto during an outdoor screening of the Portugal vs Switzerland Nations League semi-final. Ronaldo took a break from worldwide football after the World Cup and only returned for Portugal's first two Euro 2020 qualifiers in March. The talent of Bernardo Silva , Joao Felix , Ruben Neven and Bruno Fernandes among others promises much, but Ronaldo remains Portugal's X-factor.

Sci-tech

4 dead as Hurricane Florence drenches the Carolinas

ET. More than 500,000 homes and businesses are without electricity in North and SC . Along the coast, floodwaters have been hitting inland towns near rivers that normally discharge into the ocean. There's still a threat from rising tides, Risty-Davis says . Preparing for the worst, about 9,700 National Guard troops and civilians were deployed with high-water vehicles, helicopters and boats that could be used to pluck people from the floodwaters.