Saturday December 14-th, 2019

Germany: Brexit divorce deal is a compromise Germany: Brexit divorce deal is a compromise

There are plans in place for the Royal Family if things get dicey with unrest and riots in London next month when the United Kingdom leaves the European Union if there is a "no deal" Brexit . On Sunday, Mrs May also stated she is "determined" to...

Attack on paramilitary base kills 1, wounds 5 Attack on paramilitary base kills 1, wounds 5

It took place as the Islamic Republic celebrates the 40 anniversary of the 1979 revolution for ten days. The Basij force is a paramilitary arm of the powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps. On January 29, a double bombing in Zahedan, the provi...

LEAKED: Trump's day is 60 percent unstructured

Last year, CNN reported that the President - whose day begins at 5:30 a.m. - would often spend most of his mornings in the Yellow Oval Room in the White House residence where he skimmed the headlines of The New York Times, The Washington Post and th...

Pentagon sending another 3,750 troops to Southwest border Pentagon sending another 3,750 troops to Southwest border

Besides that, a mobile surveillance capability will be positioned at the border and around 150 miles (241 kilometers) of concertina wire will be pulled between the ports of entry before the end of September. Trump initially deployed the troops befo...

Venezuela's Guaido courts Russian Federation; powers divided on Maduro Venezuela's Guaido courts Russian Federation; powers divided on Maduro

Guaido argues that Maduro was re-elected in a sham election past year, and is invoking two articles of Venezuela's constitution that he says allow him as the leader of the national assembly to assume the presidency and call elections when the cur...

Thai court to hear Bahraini soccer player's extradition case Thai court to hear Bahraini soccer player's extradition case

They have until April 5 to file the written objection and both sides will present their evidence in court on April 22. The semi-professional footballer, who was granted refugee status in Australia two years ago, was arrested in Thailand in December...

White House reveals title, themes of Trump's State of the Union White House reveals title, themes of Trump's State of the Union

The aide described the address, in length and tone, as in line with traditional State of the Union speeches from Trump. He will also address illegal immigration and the importance of respect for human life. Trump will also tout last year's succ...

Trump says talks on wall are a 'waste of time'

Bizarre. But for all the fireworks, what seemed clear was that President Trump has realized that he's lost the budget stand off with Nancy Pelosi and will try to create a narrative in which the defeat is actually a victory. "I think the Democrats d...

UK PM May will seek 'pragmatic' solution to Brexit deal in Brussels UK PM May will seek 'pragmatic' solution to Brexit deal in Brussels

At the World Economic Forun in Davos last month, Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England, said there was only a "limited amount" that businesses could do to prepare for a hard Brexit as manufacturing companies "can't stack things all over ...

US court delays litmus test on abortion US court delays litmus test on abortion

The state of Louisiana has acknowledged its law is identical to a Texas law struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court in a 5-3 decision in June 2016, the challengers to the Louisiana law write in their emergency petition . The law, originally enacted ...

Dead, 2 Hospitalized After Small Plane Crashes Into Backyard in Yorba Linda Dead, 2 Hospitalized After Small Plane Crashes Into Backyard in Yorba Linda

The wounded were taken to the hospital with burn injuries. The plane came to a stop on a backyard downhill from the burned house. Two people were confirmed dead, the Orange County Fire Authority reported . Authorities say a small plane has crash...

Baby dies after reportedly being left in hot auto Baby dies after reportedly being left in hot auto

The distraught mother was being assisted by police when an older woman, believed to be the boy's grandmother, was wheeled out of the Chester Hill home on an ambulance stretcher. The Daily Telegraph reports the boy was left in the auto for several hou...

Brooklyn prisoners left in dark with little heat in cold weather Brooklyn prisoners left in dark with little heat in cold weather

And forcefully pushes past her. The banging noise is them protesting for all of us to hear. This is in BROOKLYN. Velazquez said she was not allowed to speak to the inmates during a Friday visit, but got access to common areas and showers.

Harrowing moment dam collapse unleashes deadly wave of waste Harrowing moment dam collapse unleashes deadly wave of waste

A priest also gave a brief Mass in front of a tall pink cross that had been planted in the mud. Five arrests have been made, and prosecutors in Brazil revealed three of those arrested were Vale officials. Search operations to retrieve bodies were sti...

Had enough snow? 'Freezing drizzle' could be up next Had enough snow? 'Freezing drizzle' could be up next

We expect to see about a quarter to a half an inch of rainfall once this system moves out of our area Monday night. Untreated surfaces may become ice covered and slippery. The high temperature for today is expected to be around -7 C, but the wind c...

Wiarton Willie predicts early spring; Shubenacadie Sam, 6 more weeks of winter Wiarton Willie predicts early spring; Shubenacadie Sam, 6 more weeks of winter

Wiarton received 70 cm of snow this week, so there was an appetite for winter to end early. "Unfortunately, Arctic air doesn't look at the calendar". This year, Wiarton Willie did not see his shadow. Last year, Sam predicted a quicker onset of wa...

How About a Safe and Sane Super Bowl Celebration? How About a Safe and Sane Super Bowl Celebration?

Peel Regional Police will be conducting Super Bowl weekend RIDE spot checks this weekend, February 2 and 3. "Millions of people will be watching the Super Bowl at parties and bars across the country", Sgt. The patrol asks those planning to host Sup...

MMA fighter facing 'pending murder charges' escapes during stop at McDonald's MMA fighter facing 'pending murder charges' escapes during stop at McDonald's

Marks had been extradited from MI after he was accused of breaking into the Temple, Tex., home of Jenna Scott, his ex-girlfriend, according to KCEN. Police in Bloomington, Minnesota, say Marks remains a person of interest in the 2009 disappearance ...

Trump weighs U.S. military intervention in Venezuela: Sending troops is 'an option' Trump weighs U.S. military intervention in Venezuela: Sending troops is 'an option'

U.S. President Donald Trump holds a news conference to mark six months since the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, in the White House East Room in Washington, U.S., June 29, 2018. The current deployment in Afghanistan, Trump argued, was not eco...

Eastern Australia hit by once-in-a-century floods Eastern Australia hit by once-in-a-century floods

Another 20,000 homes are likely to be affected in the next 24 hours, a significant proportion of the 90,000 homes that are in the city, and Townsville Mayor Jenny Hill urged people to "self-evacuate" and not leave it too late. Locals have been warned...

Palestinians, IDF troops clash in West Bank, Gaza Palestinians, IDF troops clash in West Bank, Gaza

President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy, Jason Greenblatt, said on Friday the aid was cut at the request of the Palestinian Authority. A U.S. official claims the measure has come at the request of the Palestinian Authority. "Palestinians are too...

California beach taken over by elephant seals and their 35 pups California beach taken over by elephant seals and their 35 pups

The 35-day shutdown led to limited access to Point Reyes National Seashore because of human waste and safety concerns. The new residents waddled their way onto Drakes Beach at Point Reyes National Seashore just in time for pup season, CBS San Fran...

Japan Economic Partnership Agreement enters into force Japan Economic Partnership Agreement enters into force

EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said: " This agreement has it all: it scraps tariffs and contributes to the global rulebook, whilst at the same time demonstrating to the world that we both remain convinced by the benefits of open trade".

After 252 Days Lebanon Gets New Cabinet After 252 Days Lebanon Gets New Cabinet

Since the election, Hariri's last government, appointed in late 2016, has continued in a caretaker capacity. The ministers affiliated with Hezbollah and its allies are: Mohammad Fneish as youth and sports minister, Mahmoud Qamati as state ministe...

White House says Trump's State of the Union address will be White House says Trump's State of the Union address will be "traditional"

President Trump will take a bipartisan approach in his State of the Union address on Tuesday, the White House said, even as another possible government shutdown looms and he threatens to use an emergency declaration to build a border wall.

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