Fireworks as Republicans call on Schiff to resign

Adam Schiff as chairman, accusing him of peddling falsehoods about President Donald Trump and collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 election. Adam Schiff to resign from his position as Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. ... More..

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Brazil says Russian troops should leave Venezuela if propping up Maduro
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

Brazil says Russian troops should leave Venezuela if propping up Maduro

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido , who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, speaks during a meeting regarding the condition of the water and electricity systems in Car...More..

Brexit indicative votes: What will MPs vote on in Parliament today?
by | Thursday, March 28, 2019

Brexit indicative votes: What will MPs vote on in Parliament today?

Tusk explained the leaders' thinking to May and secured her acceptance for the plans, officials said. Legislator Anna Soubry, of the breakaway Independent Group, described it as the "most dishonest and divisi...More..

British ministers demand May's leaving from Downing Street: media reports
by | Thursday, March 28, 2019

British ministers demand May's leaving from Downing Street: media reports

That one garnered 4,150,262 total signatures. But Theresa May has ruled out cancelling the Brexit countdown despite the petition soaring past 2.5 million signatures. "Twenty million signatures would be ...More..

Industry must ensure new aircraft meet regulations, says FAA's acting chief
by | Thursday, March 28, 2019

Industry must ensure new aircraft meet regulations, says FAA's acting chief

In the simulations run over the weekend with the current MCAS software, the test pilots used existing procedures to disable the system, while test flights using the new software required less intervention fro...More..

Turkey Considers Illegitimate Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights
by | Thursday, March 28, 2019

Turkey Considers Illegitimate Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights

The decision of US President Donald Trump to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights drew reactions from several countries, amid warnings that his annoucement could threaten stability and peac...More..

Rep. Omar says it is about one Benjamin: Netanyahu
by | Thursday, March 28, 2019

Rep. Omar says it is about one Benjamin: Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke via satellite on the last day of AIPAC's annual convention in Washington , DC, closing out a three-day pro-Israel festival marked by partisan jabs between oppos...More..

Europe’s controversial new copyright law unsettles USA tech giants
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Europe’s controversial new copyright law unsettles USA tech giants

Google , the YouTuber KSI, and the Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales were among those who bemoaned the legislation's passing. The process of updating the bloc's copyright laws began in the European Commission two...More..

Brexit deal finds new friends as Parliament takes over
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Brexit deal finds new friends as Parliament takes over

Come Wednesday , lawmakers could vote on as many as seven different options - which might include a second referendum, crashing out with no deal, and a Norway-style deal with the EU, giving the United Kingdom ...More..

Airbus secures mammoth China deal in fresh blow to Boeing
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Airbus secures mammoth China deal in fresh blow to Boeing

The leaders of China, France , Germany and the European Union were set to meet in Paris on Tuesday (26 March) for "unprecedented" talks on how to improve ties, despite growing jitters over Beijing's massive ...More..

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 experienced an engine emergency
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 experienced an engine emergency

The FAA is not expected to allow dozens of 737 MAX planes it grounded to fly again until it learns more about the causes of the Ethiopian Air crash, the source said. Baird analyst Peter Arment wrote in a note t...More..

House vote to stop Trump's border wall plan likely to fail
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

House vote to stop Trump's border wall plan likely to fail

A veto override would have required a two-thirds majority of both the House and Senate to reverse Trump's decision. Just 14 Republicans sided with Democrats to try to overturn the veto Tuesday - about the...More..

Thaksin says junta 'rigged' Thai election to retain power
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Thaksin says junta 'rigged' Thai election to retain power

The partial results showed the military-backed Palang Pracharath party won the most popular votes nationwide. Future Forward, a popular party among young voters, won almost 5.3 million votes. The commission w...More..

Mueller probe doesn't totally exonerate Trump
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Mueller probe doesn't totally exonerate Trump

Well, it's here. And if you were waiting for footage of Federal Bureau of Investigation agents busting down the doors of the White House , you're going to be waiting some more. "Given Mr. Barr's public record ...More..

Trump administration warns Russian Federation against troop buildup in Venezuela
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Trump administration warns Russian Federation against troop buildup in Venezuela

It comes after two Russian air force planes landed at the South American country's main airport on Saturday carrying a defense official and almost 100 troops, according to media reports . Blackouts have alwa...More..

Donald Trump hints at payback for 'evil' enemies over Mueller report
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Donald Trump hints at payback for 'evil' enemies over Mueller report

The report concluded the Trump campaign did not collude with Russian Federation in the 2016 election, though it did not exonerate the president of obstruction of justice . "It's one of those hard realities tha...More..

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket hits house
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket hits house

The two leaders left for their meeting after which Netanyahu will return to Israel to oversee the continued Israeli response. Hamas' radio station says an Israeli airstrike demolished the offices of Haniy...More..

Michael Avenatti Was Arrested & Charged With Multiple Crimes in Multiple States
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Michael Avenatti Was Arrested & Charged With Multiple Crimes in Multiple States

It isn't yet clear what the court process will be for Avenatti, as he faces charges in two states for different crimes and is now under arrest in NY. Less than an hour after, the Department of Justice announc...More..

Golan Heights: Trump signs order recognising occupied area as Israeli
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Golan Heights: Trump signs order recognising occupied area as Israeli

The Syrian foreign minister said U.S. recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights will lead to its isolation. "We, however, had never been such a connection between the Israeli Prime Minister ...More..

Man arrested in subway attack says woman threatened him
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Man arrested in subway attack says woman threatened him

NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea wrote about the apprehension on Twitter , adding that the victim is "getting the care, advocacy & support needed". The woman attempts to hold her arm up to protect herse...More..

Flight cancellations mount as FAA keeps Boeing 737 Max planes grounded
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Flight cancellations mount as FAA keeps Boeing 737 Max planes grounded

The airline has already temporarily deployed a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to operate daily flights between Dublin airport and New York Stewart airport. Problems for Boeing have intensified in recent days, with r...More..

Royal Commission of Inquiry into Christchurch terror attack
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Royal Commission of Inquiry into Christchurch terror attack

Fifty people were killed in the March 15 attack on Christchurch's Masjid al Noor and Linwood Masjid when a lone gunman opened fire during Friday prayers. "I gave it very little thought, it was so obvious to m...More..

China chemical plant explosion kills six in Yancheng
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

China chemical plant explosion kills six in Yancheng

Workers at a factory nearly 2 miles away said its roof collapsed and windows and doors were blown out from the blast. " Witnesses said many workers were seen running out of the factory covered in blood after ...More..

Besieged May pleads with European Union to help save her Brexit plan
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Besieged May pleads with European Union to help save her Brexit plan

May said she planned to ask parliament to vote a third time on her departure deal, which lawmakers have voted down twice. But Lib Dem leader Vince Cable said Mr Corbyn's refusal to attend on the grounds tha...More..

Mozambique says death toll rises to 446 after cyclone
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Mozambique says death toll rises to 446 after cyclone

Think your friends would be interested? More than two million people have been affected in Mozambique , Zimbabwe and Malawi where the storm started as a tropical depression causing flooding which killed 60...More..