Saturday December 14-th, 2019

Labour leader Corbyn to ask UK PM about progress in Brexit talks Labour leader Corbyn to ask UK PM about progress in Brexit talks

Mr Barclay called for the meeting with Peter Kyle and Phil Wilson at Downing Street, where the trio spoke in depth for at least 45 minutes, The Observer reported. Negotiations were continuing "at all levels" before Tuesday's vote. While he accept...

Irish woman with links to Islamic State reportedly detained in Syria Irish woman with links to Islamic State reportedly detained in Syria

The woman, who held the rank of private, left the Defence Forces around eight years ago and was subsequently radicalised. It is also understood she has an infant child. A woman, believed to be a former member of the Irish Defence Forces, has been d...

Sanders Dodges Question On Dems Hating Jews, Snaps At Reporter Sanders Dodges Question On Dems Hating Jews, Snaps At Reporter

Asked if Trump will steer clear of this kind of overheated rhetoric he used in his 2016 campaign, and in the White House, Huckabee Sanders called it a "shame" that Dems "are comfortable ripping babies from their mother's womb and killing a baby after...

Ontario Continues to Support Students with Autism Ontario Continues to Support Students with Autism

The $12,300 is an average - and equal to the per-pupil amount alloted to each Ontario student for an entire school year - but in this case will be spent over three months, between this April and June. The government has faced criticism from parents a...

Trump says he'd be fine with permanent daylight saving time Trump says he'd be fine with permanent daylight saving time

Rick Scott signed a law to make Daylight Saving Time permanent in the Sunshine State, but the act has yet to be signed off by Congress - putting Florida's switch on hold . The law was repealed after the war ended, but was re-established by Congres...

With budget, Trump throws opening jab in next funding fight with Congress With budget, Trump throws opening jab in next funding fight with Congress

Kudlow says Trump's budget "points a steady glide path" toward lower federal spending and federal borrowing as a share of the nation's economy. If Congress and Mr Trump fail to broker a budget package by the end of September, a series of governme...

$77 million of cocaine seized at New York-area port $77 million of cocaine seized at New York-area port

Authorities said the source of the cocaine remains under investigation, while officials with the U.S. Customs Border Protection on Monday acknowledged the cooperation of the United Kingdom's National Crime Agency for their assistance. Border Patrol a...

Nancy Pelosi Says It's 'Not Worth It' to Impeach President Trump Nancy Pelosi Says It's 'Not Worth It' to Impeach President Trump

Ms Pelosi's comments are her first public stance against impeachment and come amid debate within the Democrats about how to handle Mr Trump's scandals. Rashida Tlaib used a vulgarity in calling for Trump's impeachment the day she was sworn in. Wh...

Taliban founder Mullah Omar lived three miles away from US Afghan base Taliban founder Mullah Omar lived three miles away from US Afghan base

According to the book, Omar listened to the BBC´s Pashto-language news broadcasts in the evenings, but even when he learned about the death of al Qaeda supremo Osama Bin Laden rarely commented on developments in the outside world. He dared not move a...

Work harder, Kim tells hungry North Koreans Work harder, Kim tells hungry North Koreans

Some even asked if it was "a joke". A former Unification Ministry official here said , "It is a confession of the difficulty caused by a failure to get the U.S.to ease sanctions during the Hanoi summit". The source described Bolton as "playing a...

Hezbollah leader urges financial support Hezbollah leader urges financial support

Hezbollah is believed to possess between 100,000 and 150,000 rockets and Israel has warned it is working to develop precision missiles with Iranian assistance. Hezbollah Chief called on the Islamic Resistance Support Association to intensify its acti...

Heart breaking list of passengers who died in Ethiopian plane crash

The crash shattered more than two years of relative calm in African skies, where travel had always been chaotic. A Lion Air model of the same plane crashed in Indonesia in October, killing 189 people. Both Addis Ababa and Nairobi are major hubs...

Woman Attacked by Jaguar Apologizes to Arizona Zoo Woman Attacked by Jaguar Apologizes to Arizona Zoo

Gilleland said the woman, who was not publicly identified, was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. Officials told AZFamily.com the unnamed woman had jumped the first of two barriers to the cat's enclosure while "attemp...

Mother accused of stabbing daughter to death Mother accused of stabbing daughter to death

Police told the Orlando Sentinel that Rivera was "argumentative" and produced a knife, the newspaper reported. Hospital staff began to assist Rivera and realized that her daughter was dead, the affidavit said . Rivera had cuts near her wrist and...

9-year-old Los Angeles area girl found in duffel bag identified 9-year-old Los Angeles area girl found in duffel bag identified

She was 9-year-old Trinity Love Jones , the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said in a statement that described her as a Los Angeles County resident. " Words can't explain what I'm feeling right now , " he said, according to KTLA ". 'I ju...

Passenger chokes driver for singing Christmas songs in March Passenger chokes driver for singing Christmas songs in March

The victim was driving Clayton Lucas, 25, from a halfway house to a treatment class, along Route 28, on March 4 when the assault took place. The driver told authorities that Lucas allegedly began to choke him in an effort to make him stop singing C...

Algerian president reportedly home amid mass protests Algerian president reportedly home amid mass protests

The decision to run for a new term in the April 18 election angered large swathes of Algerian society. Bouteflika , who rarely has been seen in public since he suffered a stroke in 2013, arrived at a military airport near Boufarik, about 20 miles ...

Palestinian officials: Abbas picks ally for new premier Palestinian officials: Abbas picks ally for new premier

He is a former peace negotiator and strong proponent of a two-state solution with Israel. Hamas and Fatah signed a reconciliation deal in November 2017 calling for Abbas' West Bank-based Palestinian Authority (PA) to resume governing in Gaza and ta...

GOP Rep 'Very Surprised' By Tucker Carlson's Vulgar Remarks GOP Rep 'Very Surprised' By Tucker Carlson's Vulgar Remarks

The audio included clips of Carlson criticizing high profile women in politics, media and popular culture. He responded to widespread backlash Sunday night by telling people to watch his show if they want to know what he thinks. Warren Jeffs is now...

Bolton: Trump would be 'pretty disappointed' at Kim test

South Korea's military said it is carefully monitoring North Korean nuclear and missile facilities after the country's spy agency told lawmakers that new activity was detected at a research center where the North is believed to build long-range mi...

2 tornadoes touch down in central Arkansas 2 tornadoes touch down in central Arkansas

Emergency Management Director Tom Lindsey, for the region's Tippah County, said the area that was hit was very rural. National Weather Service meteorologist Marlene Mickelson, based in Memphis, Tennessee, says there were no reports of deaths or i...

Roads Near British Parliament Briefly Closed Over Security Alert Roads Near British Parliament Briefly Closed Over Security Alert

Officers from the Metropolitan Police were at the scene after being called at 3.15pm today. Some exits at Westminster Tube station were temporarily shut, while Transport for London reported delays for drivers in the area. In another tweet posted ...

Family Identifies Deceased Girl Found in Duffel Bag in Hacienda Heights

Her head and upper body had been protruding from the partially zipped roll-away black duffel bag. Two people have since been detained as persons of interest in the case, according to authorities. The girl stuffed into the bag was between 7 and 10 y...

Parents of young British woman missing in Guatemala ‘desperately worried’ Parents of young British woman missing in Guatemala ‘desperately worried’

People searching for Ms Shaw said the missing traveller left Hotel Mayachik twice, at 01:37, before returning and then leaving again at 05:23 in the direction of Lake Atitlan on 5 March. She has been travelling since September 2018 and had previously...

British foreign secretary: Brexit could be lost if May's deal is rejected British foreign secretary: Brexit could be lost if May's deal is rejected

Hunt said Tuesday's vote would definitely go ahead, and that it was too soon to say that negotiations with the European Union had "run into the sands". The DUP was equally unimpressed, with Nigel Dodds, its deputy leader, calling the proposal "neithe...

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