Is the United Kingdom facing new elections after no confidence call? Euronews Answers

The prime minister's Brexit "divorce" deal is so unpopular she canceled last week's parliamentary vote and now is aiming to bring it up the week of January 14, in hopes that legislators will have had a change of heart over the holidays. But remarkabl... More..

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ANOTHER TERM: Venezuela's Socialist President Sworn-in for SECOND Six-Year Term
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

ANOTHER TERM: Venezuela's Socialist President Sworn-in for SECOND Six-Year Term

An estimated 2.3 million Venezuelans have fled their nation's hyperinflation , food and medical shortages over the last two years, according to the United Nations. He blames an "economic war" led by the Unit...More..

World Bank to name new president by mid-April
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

World Bank to name new president by mid-April

President Donald Trump's daughter and senior advisor, Ivanka Trump , is reportedly being considered to serve as president of The World Bank, which was established after World War II to help fund economic-dev...More..

Five Israeli soldiers held in alleged revenge beating of Palestinian suspects
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Five Israeli soldiers held in alleged revenge beating of Palestinian suspects

Many segregated roads are in the West Bank, but none divided along its entire length by a wall. The opening ceremony was reportedly attended by Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Leon, Transport Minister Yisrael Katz and ...More..

by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Trump Refutes Reports About Hiding Details of Talks With Putin

The big move: He reportedly took the notes of his interpreter after meeting with Putin in Helsinki and ordered the linguist not to tell other White House officials what transpired. Mr Trump rejected the Time...More..

Merkel says Germany recognises responsibility for Nazi crimes in Greece
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Merkel says Germany recognises responsibility for Nazi crimes in Greece

The demands of Greece regarding the reparations for crimes of the "inhuman" Nazi invasion of Greece and the occupational loan issue are "legal" and "legally enforceable", Pavlopoulos told reporters. German ...More..

USA shutdown bites as federal workers miss payday
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

USA shutdown bites as federal workers miss payday

But if he follows through on a threat to declare a national emergency in order to build a border wall, experts say he's going to have to rely on facts and legal arguments - and the evidence is not on his side...More..

Huawei sacks employee arrested in Poland on spying charges
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Huawei sacks employee arrested in Poland on spying charges

The Huawei logo is displayed at a store in Beijing on December 6, 2018. Poland's Internal Security Agency has charged a Chinese manager at Huawei in Poland and one of its own former officers with espionage ag...More..

Female Police Officer Investigating Traffic Collision Shot, Critically Injured in Davis
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Female Police Officer Investigating Traffic Collision Shot, Critically Injured in Davis

Paul Doroshov. "You can't prevent every tragedy, unfortunately", O'Brien said. "There are a limited number of police officers but mutual aid has been called in". "The department did a big donation drive with ...More..

Myanmar court rejects appeal by jailed Reuters reporters
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Myanmar court rejects appeal by jailed Reuters reporters

Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were detained on December 12, 2017 while working on an investigation into the killing of 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys in a village in Myanmar's Rakhine stat...More..

Commons plot to seize control from Theresa May ahead of Brexit vote
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Commons plot to seize control from Theresa May ahead of Brexit vote

In what she described as the "biggest and most important decision that any MP of our generation will be asked to make", the Prime Minister said it was time for politicians to "deliver" for the people. On Monday...More..

Five dead as heavy snow hits parts of the US
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Five dead as heavy snow hits parts of the US

St. Louis recorded 10.4 inches of snow by 1:30 p.m. ET, with higher accumulations in other parts of Missouri. "We have a strong snowstorm that's stretching 1,400 miles from Kansas to the East Coast", CNN me...More..

Winter Storm Warning Continues, Heaviest Snow Tracking North
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Winter Storm Warning Continues, Heaviest Snow Tracking North

While that suggests higher snow accumulations, chances were also increasing that some sleet could fall in some areas, which would act to reduce precipitation totals, instead. As temperatures drop into the upper...More..

Former Obama Cabinet Member Julián Castro Announces 2020 Presidential Bid
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Former Obama Cabinet Member Julián Castro Announces 2020 Presidential Bid

Joaquin Castro, chairman of the Hispanic congressional caucus and a frequent Trump critic. He spent some time as a city councilman and then mayor in San Antonio , but he was more of a "local news" phenomenon...More..

Quick-thinking Milwaukee bus driver saves wandering baby, dramatic video shows
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Quick-thinking Milwaukee bus driver saves wandering baby, dramatic video shows

The child, who was less than one year old at the time of the incident, was barefoot and wearing only a onesie and diaper, CBS News reported. Ivic can be seen in the video stopping her bus, running across a st...More..

‘There is no going back:’ Elizabeth Smart offers advice to Jayme Closs
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

‘There is no going back:’ Elizabeth Smart offers advice to Jayme Closs

Jayme Closs, 13, has told authorities since her escape on Thursday that she was held captive at that same remote woodland cabin after her abduction in October from her family home in Barron. The few neighbour...More..

Embattled Florida Sheriff Scott Israel Suspended for Response to Deadly Parkland Shooting
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Embattled Florida Sheriff Scott Israel Suspended for Response to Deadly Parkland Shooting

Ryan Petty, father of Alaina Petty, said the failure of Israel's deputies to confront the shooter reflects deficient leadership in the sheriff's office. According to the panel, that created confusion and led ...More..

Bernie Sanders apologizes again to female staffers on his 2016 presidential campaign
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Bernie Sanders apologizes again to female staffers on his 2016 presidential campaign

Robert Becker - who oversaw Sanders' campaign in Iowa and, as deputy national field director, subsequently lead the senator's efforts in California, Michigan and NY - allegedly approached the 20-year-old femal...More..

Triple-Amputee Veteran Says He Will Refund GoFundMe Wall Donations
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Triple-Amputee Veteran Says He Will Refund GoFundMe Wall Donations

A triple-amputee veteran was on the mission to make President Donald Trump's campaign promise of building a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border come true as he gained over $20 million on his "We The People Wi...More..

Macedonian Opposition Leader Urges Parl't Dissolution After Name Change Approval
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Macedonian Opposition Leader Urges Parl't Dissolution After Name Change Approval

Greece has repeatedly blocked its neighbour's aspirations to join the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation over the use of "Macedonia", which Athens says implies territorial claims over the Gre...More..

Syria files United Nations complaint after alleged Israeli airstrikes near Damascus airport
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Syria files United Nations complaint after alleged Israeli airstrikes near Damascus airport

A warehouse in the vicinity of Damascus International Airport was damaged in the apparent Israeli air raid, a military source told SANA, claiming that the jets fired " several missiles " from the direction of n...More..

Seals Overrun Town After Bay Waters Freeze, Block Them from the Ocean
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Seals Overrun Town After Bay Waters Freeze, Block Them from the Ocean

The seals have blocked traffic and people from getting inside businesses and their homes. Stenson said both seals were stuck by cars, something Fitzgerald said happened after several days of hearing about near ...More..

Italy's far-right Salvini calls for populist 'European spring'
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Italy's far-right Salvini calls for populist 'European spring'

He said the deal would only encourage human traffickers to launch more unseaworthy boats across the Mediterranean, reiterating his longstanding opposition to accepting any more new arrivals. However, Polish aut...More..

Police investigate after United States woman in coma gives birth at nursing home
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Police investigate after United States woman in coma gives birth at nursing home

The case has drawn outcry from the governor to the San Carlos Apache tribe in southeastern Arizona, of which the 29-year-old victim is an enrolled member, and put the spotlight on the safety of group homes and ...More..

‘Several people injured’ in Paris bakery explosion
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

‘Several people injured’ in Paris bakery explosion

The force of the blast shattered nearby storefronts and rocked buildings hundreds of metres away, witnesses said. A loud explosion struck central Paris on Saturday, causing injuries, according to initial re...More..

Ruth Bader Ginsburg shows ‘no evidence of remaining disease,’ Supreme Court says
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg shows ‘no evidence of remaining disease,’ Supreme Court says

Roberts Jr. Ginsburg, 85, had surgery on December 21 to remove two cancerous nodules from her left lung. "Post-surgery evaluation indicates no evidence of remaining disease, and no further treatment is required...More..

UN asks Australia to consider Saudi teen for 'refugee resettlement'
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

UN asks Australia to consider Saudi teen for 'refugee resettlement'

Some Saudi female runaways fleeing abuse by their families have been caught trying to seek asylum overseas in recent years. The UN's refugee agency said on Tuesday it was investigating the case of the t...More..

Double-decker bus crash in Ottawa kills 3, injures at least 20
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Double-decker bus crash in Ottawa kills 3, injures at least 20

The third had been standing on the station platform, Watson said. OC Transpo says it is working with emergency crews and will provide more information when it becomes available. He told CTV News Channel that hi...More..

FBI investigated how Trump's actions seemed to benefit Russian Federation
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

FBI investigated how Trump's actions seemed to benefit Russian Federation

President Donald said in a TV interview Sunday he would not intervene if Matthew Whitaker, his acting US AG, moved to curtail Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016...More..

Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Says She’s Running for President
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Says She’s Running for President

Gabbard first sparked rumors of a 2020 run in December , when she toured Iowa and New Hampshire, the first two states to host nationwide party primary elections. Gabbard didn't use any names, but the descripti...More..