Spain 'will vote no' to Brexit deal unless changes made

If the documents do not change before Sunday, "Spain will vote no", Pedro Sanchez has warned on Tuesday during a business forum organised by The Economist in Madrid. "Until we know what the political declaration says on the future relationship, we ca... More..

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Trump expected to give troops authority to protect border agents
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Trump expected to give troops authority to protect border agents

The port was reopened later in the day on Monday. "Now that things are set down here, we don't need as many troops to actually build a base camp and things like that, because the base camps are built", the li...More..

Israeli Leaders Rebuke Airbnb for Removing Listings in West Bank Settlements
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Israeli Leaders Rebuke Airbnb for Removing Listings in West Bank Settlements

She criticized Airbnb's decision. The area, captured by Israel in a 1967 war, has always been the subject of disputes between Israeli and Palestinians, who see Israeli settlements there as obstacles to their ...More..

Saudi King Salman praises beleaguered Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Saudi King Salman praises beleaguered Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Mr Trump parried suggestions that Prince Mohammed lay behind the killing but Republican senators led calls for further sanctions amid reports that the Central Intelligence Agency had concluded that he was inv...More..

Democratic senators file suit to block Matt Whitaker's appointment
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Democratic senators file suit to block Matt Whitaker's appointment

Sens. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), who filed the lawsuit , are being represented by the groups Protect Democracy and the Constitutional Accounta...More..

Sixteen House Democrats oppose Pelosi, offer no rival
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Sixteen House Democrats oppose Pelosi, offer no rival

Here is how it works: Democrats opposing Pelosi symbolically could vote against her in the caucus but turn around and support her (or abstain from voting) on the House floor - signaling their lack of support fo...More..

Chris Watts sentenced to life for murders of pregnant wife, daughters
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Chris Watts sentenced to life for murders of pregnant wife, daughters

Christopher Watts, 33, pleaded guilty to the heinous slayings of Shanann Watts, 34, and the couple's daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste, earlier this month in exchange for prosecutors sparing ...More..

Reports Of A Shooting At Mercy Hospital In Chicago
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Reports Of A Shooting At Mercy Hospital In Chicago

Police did not immediately say how many people were injured and to what extent they were injured. There were "Reports of multiple victims" in the attack, Guglielmi said in a tweet . One employee of the hos...More..

Notre Dame graduate, fiancé killed while driving to their wedding
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Notre Dame graduate, fiancé killed while driving to their wedding

That crash caused a fiery chain reaction ultimately involving the couple's vehicle, which caught on fire, and five tractor-trailers, the Reading Eagle reports. The bride, who was born and raised in New Jersey...More..

Why the right is so obsessed with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Why the right is so obsessed with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

On Wednesday, she wrote that people on Capitol Hill were repeatedly mistaking her for an intern, or thinking she was the spouse of a member of Congress, rather than a lawmaker-elect. The outfit, which Intervi...More..

White House Plans to Pull Jim Acosta's Hard Pass Again
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

White House Plans to Pull Jim Acosta's Hard Pass Again

Kelly ruled in CNN's favor and criticized the White House's decision to arbitrarily suspend Acosta's press pass. These actions threaten all journalists and news organizations. The initial revocation of Acosta's...More..

They don't do a damn thing for us: Trump to Pakistan
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

They don't do a damn thing for us: Trump to Pakistan

A Pakistani minister accused Donald Trump of convenient amnesia after the USA president launched another tirade accusing the country of duplicity and hiding Osama bin Laden . Trump also has been criticised b...More..

Israel avoids early elections as coalition is kept intact
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Israel avoids early elections as coalition is kept intact

The enemies are the same, Bennett said, and "the security situation today is not more risky than what it was a few months ago, when the prime minister sought to bring down his government for political reasons, ...More..

Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day

In an interview with The Associated Press in October, Trump employed a similar excuse regarding visiting Arlington National Cemetery on Veterans Day, claiming he's " been very busy ". Trump has been attentive t...More..

by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Trump’s comment about raking to prevent wildfires gets lambasted by Finns

An army of Finns posted photographs showing how they spent their weekends, rake in hand, working to prevent forest fires. Two electric utilities companies said they had problems with equipment close to wher...More..

Bourke Street 'Trolley Man' granted bail over burglary charges
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Bourke Street 'Trolley Man' granted bail over burglary charges

Just days after being dubbed the "trolleyman hero" for trying to stop Shire Ali, Rogers learned from media reports that he was wanted by police for a series of previous offences, and turned himself in to author...More..

British PM busy seeking support for her Brexit deal
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

British PM busy seeking support for her Brexit deal

By Sunday afternoon, a total of 25 MPs had revealed they had sent no-confidence letters to the chairman of the party's 1922 Committee, Sir Graham Brady. The summit is the moment for the European Union to endors...More..

APEC Fails to Reach Consensus as U.S.-China Divide Deepens
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

APEC Fails to Reach Consensus as U.S.-China Divide Deepens

One source familiar with negotiations told the ABC that China and the USA had both taken an uncompromising approach to the language, and it was "impossible" for other countries to hammer out a compromise. The w...More..

3 killed, 10 injured in alleged grenade attack on gurdwara in Amritsar
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

3 killed, 10 injured in alleged grenade attack on gurdwara in Amritsar

Meanwhile, the Punjab police has shared the initial details of the incident with central security and intelligence agencies which confirmed that the attack was carried out by two motorcycle-borne youths who tar...More..

Argentina locates missing submarine one year later
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Argentina locates missing submarine one year later

Jorge Villarreal, father of a crew member on the submarine, Fernando Villarreal, told the Todo Noticias news channel, "The important thing is that it was found". Speaking Thursday, on the anniversary of the dis...More..

Theresa May: Brexit won't be easier if I'm ousted
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Theresa May: Brexit won't be easier if I'm ousted

Leave-supporting Barclay's job will be limited to the domestic delivery of European Union withdrawal, preparations for Brexit either with or without a deal and shepherding legislation through Parliament . ...More..

Moderate Republican Lindsey Graham to take over Senate Judiciary Committee
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Moderate Republican Lindsey Graham to take over Senate Judiciary Committee

Iowa's senior senator Chuck Grassley will trade his position of Senate Judiciary Committee chairman to lead the Senate Finance Committee. He later tweeted, "If I am fortunate enough to be selected by my colleag...More..

Theresa May tells plotters that plans would not resolve problems
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Theresa May tells plotters that plans would not resolve problems

Politicians, officials and diplomats in London openly questioned how long May had left as speculation swirled that a leadership challenge could come soon. Corbyn confirmed Labour would vote against the deal. ...More..

CBK in the Maldives for oath taking of new President
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

CBK in the Maldives for oath taking of new President

He also sat between the two former presidents throughout, and when the ceremony ended, President Solih also hugged PM Modi. He added that pension funds will be provided to the Haj pilgrims. However, Mohamed Nas...More..

US to vote
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

US to vote "No" for first time on UN Golan resolution

But the U.S. envoy to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, announced on Thursday that the country would vote against the general assembly resolution, which is a non-binding motion voted on every year that is still ...More..

Trump administration says no final conclusion on Jamal Khashoggi murder
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Trump administration says no final conclusion on Jamal Khashoggi murder

Khashoggi died in the office of the Saudi consul general, who can be heard expressing his displeasure that Khashoggi's body now needed to be disposed of and the facility cleaned of evidence, according to peo...More..

Amber Rudd back in cabinet as work and pensions secretary
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Amber Rudd back in cabinet as work and pensions secretary

She left from the Cabinet after she "inadvertently misled" the Home Affairs Select Committee over targets for the removal of illegal immigrants. Michael Gove, the British environment secretary, said he "absol...More..

Elvis returns to the White House in Trump ceremony
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Elvis returns to the White House in Trump ceremony

The president said he once saw Elvis Presley , who died in 1977, perform in Las Vegas. Trump also bestowed the honor on six other individuals - the late Elvis Presley , former Dallas Cowboys star Roger S...More..

Finnish president says he briefed Trump on forest monitoring
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Finnish president says he briefed Trump on forest monitoring

Northern California's Camp Fire has destroyed almost 10,000 homes and torched 233 square miles. More than 1 ,000 people are reported to be missing, although officials say that figure could fluctuate. Tha...More..

Netanyahu battles to save weakened ruling coalition
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Netanyahu battles to save weakened ruling coalition

Many believe Netanyahu will not do well in the coming election, especially since a number of Israelis believe he capitulated to terrorists by agreeing to a ceasefire with Hamas. The departure of Lieberman and h...More..