Tory feuding continues despite Theresa May’s ballot victory

Now would be a good time to stop. "The prime minister has lost her majority in parliament, her government is in chaos and she is unable to deliver a Brexit deal that works for the country and puts jobs and the economy first". Mr Rees-Mogg led the... More..

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Cohen says Trump knew payments were wrong
by | Sunday, December 16, 2018

Cohen says Trump knew payments were wrong

He also said that Trump "doesn't tell the truth, and it is sad that I should take responsibility for his dirty deeds". " "I will spend the rest of my life in order to fix the mistake that I made." ". "I kne...More..

EU urges Turkey to refrain from 'unilateral' Syria move
by | Sunday, December 16, 2018

EU urges Turkey to refrain from 'unilateral' Syria move

Since September 10, SDF fighters backed by US -led coalition airstrikes have killed 922 ISIS jihadis in and around the group's last enclave, the Observatory notes. Turkish President Erdogan has signaled a third...More..

Ryan Zinke out as Interior Secretary
by | Sunday, December 16, 2018

Ryan Zinke out as Interior Secretary

He says a new interior secretary would be appointed next week. The departure follows Trump's announcement on December 8 that Chief of Staff John Kelly would be leaving at the end of this year, as well, adding...More..

Bolton slams China, Russia over 'predatory practices' in Africa
by | Sunday, December 16, 2018

Bolton slams China, Russia over 'predatory practices' in Africa

Bolton said the strategy would lead to a series of bilateral trade agreements targeting nations that are both friendly and strategically important to the United States and will give partner nations the ...More..

Lavrov: Russia's Maria Butina under Harsh Conditions, Tortured by US Authorities
by | Sunday, December 16, 2018

Lavrov: Russia's Maria Butina under Harsh Conditions, Tortured by US Authorities

Her sentencing date will be decided in February. Driscoll said accommodations had been made since that filing to allow her out of her cell more often and that Butina "is doing well mentally". She was jailed aft...More..

Democrat Pelosi agrees to term limits, smoothing road to be House speaker
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Democrat Pelosi agrees to term limits, smoothing road to be House speaker

The wall remains the main sticking point in talks. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, walks past reporters at the Capitol after a classified briefing by CIA Director Gina Haspel to the Hous...More..

May's next move: PM heads to Brussels to plead for Brexit concessions
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

May's next move: PM heads to Brussels to plead for Brexit concessions

She came to Brussels wounded by a confidence vote on Wednesday night, which she won but in which 117 MPs - more than one-third of her Conservative party - voted to oust her. He added: "It's a bad result for the...More..

Border Patrol Agents Rescued 4300 Migrants from Life-Threatening Situations in 2018
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Border Patrol Agents Rescued 4300 Migrants from Life-Threatening Situations in 2018

She had "not eaten or consumed water for several days", said a CBP statement to the Post . It is unknown what happened to the girl during the eight hours before she started having seizures and was flown to...More..

Chandler business among locations across country to receive email threats
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Chandler business among locations across country to receive email threats

The police department says the emails are in broken English and have been received by businesses in other parts of the country, and the police department says that they have found no evidence that "the emails ...More..

Pentagon warns Turkey against unilateral military action in Syria
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Pentagon warns Turkey against unilateral military action in Syria

Previous cross-border clashes caused the Syrian Democratic Forces to suspend their hard-fought offensive against the ISIS-held town of Hajin, the terror group's last remaining redoubt east of the Euphrates Ri...More..

Labour talks cancelled in growing row over no-confidence vote
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Labour talks cancelled in growing row over no-confidence vote

May called it off amid a near-universal assumption she would lose heavily, before embarking on a round of European Union diplomacy to try to secure some concessions on the Northern Irish backstop plan. "Can she...More..

Trump's Chief of Staff Candidates Trimmed Down to Five
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Trump's Chief of Staff Candidates Trimmed Down to Five

I'm not sure I heard such a definitive statement in that answer about being a private citizen merely enjoying the First Lady's Christmas decorations, as opposed to advising the president on an important personn...More..

Real Life Black Widow Maria Butina Pleads Guilty
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Real Life Black Widow Maria Butina Pleads Guilty

Maria Butina , 30, agreed to plead guilty to a conspiracy charge on Thursday (Friday NZ time) as part of a deal with federal prosecutors. The case has no connection with the Mueller inquiry into allegations...More..

Journalists named as Time 'Person of the Year'
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Journalists named as Time 'Person of the Year'

This year's shortlist included previous victor Donald Trump , Russian president Vladimir Putin , families separated at the United States border, special prosecutor Robert Mueller , and " Black Panther " dire...More..

Brexit: Leo Varadkar 'happy to offer assurances' to UK
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Brexit: Leo Varadkar 'happy to offer assurances' to UK

May's victory, "means she can not be challenged for another year, closing the route to a no deal outcome via Brexiteer victory in a Conservative party leadership election and a change in government policy". T...More..

Strasbourg gunman cried 'Allahu Akbar' during attack, has 27 convictions
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Strasbourg gunman cried 'Allahu Akbar' during attack, has 27 convictions

Three years after groups of extremists gunned down and blew up 130 people in Paris on Nov 13, 2015, French counterterror officials say their focus has shifted. Six other victims suffered minor injuries, Strasbo...More..

Senate starts debate on United States role in Yemen
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Senate starts debate on United States role in Yemen

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that the Senate could vote as soon as Wednesday on a resolution calling on the U.S.to pull assistance from the Saudi-led war in Yemen, a measure that gained momentu...More..

'I can't breathe' - Jamal Khashoggi's last words revealed
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

'I can't breathe' - Jamal Khashoggi's last words revealed

Turkish surveillance video records the 15-man hit team arriving at the consulate shortly before Khashoggi , and departing a few hours later. "Let me put it this way - I want to be very blunt with you: If it...More..

Pence aide out of running to be Trump's next chief of staff
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Pence aide out of running to be Trump's next chief of staff

Nick Ayers , the 36-year-old chief of staff to Mike Pence , the United States vice president, was widely considered the front-runner to replace Mr Kelly. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Sund...More..

High school football player arrested over death of pregnant classmate
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

High school football player arrested over death of pregnant classmate

An autopsy showed that Rouhselang died from multiple stab wounds and that her scarf had been wrapped so tightly around her neck that it was already strangling her before she died. 9, and booked into the St. Jos...More..

Shivraj Chouhan steps down; decks cleared for Congress govt in Madhya Pradesh
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Shivraj Chouhan steps down; decks cleared for Congress govt in Madhya Pradesh

In Rajasthan the Congress Party was headed for victory in 103 of the 190 seats contested, against 71 for the BJP . Congress matriarch Sonia Gandhi told reporters that the results were an outcome of the...More..

GCC summit holds closing session in Saudi capital Riyadh
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

GCC summit holds closing session in Saudi capital Riyadh

The sheikh had attended last year's GCC meeting in Kuwait, where nations boycotting Qatar sent lower-level representatives. "The main success of the council is in its economic aspects and the creation of a Gu...More..

May to address parliament on Brexit: oppn
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

May to address parliament on Brexit: oppn

The pound also saw its position against the euro eroded further, with it falling to €1.1074 - representing its lower level since September. Although May has so far ruled out taking the question back to the peop...More..

Lawmakers trigger confidence vote in UK PM May's leadership
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Lawmakers trigger confidence vote in UK PM May's leadership

However, her motives are derived from her desire to stop Brexit. One senior minister told The Herald that if his party leader won the vote, which he expected her to do handsomely, then she should immediately ...More..