Wednesday December 11-th, 2019

Brexit secretary doesn't see need for long extension Brexit secretary doesn't see need for long extension

As she arrived at the European summit, Theresa May said she wanted to agree an extension with a break clause if, and when, a deal is agreed. "The UK should have left the European Union by now and I greatly regret the fact that the UK parliament has...

U.S. man to be extradited after body found gagged on Sydney road U.S. man to be extradited after body found gagged on Sydney road

His body was found bound, gagged, wrapped in plastic and covered in a mattress protector on the side of Homebush Bay Drive on June 6. The warrant says Dion is to be extradited to Australia on Friday. An autopsy determined Phetmang, a decade-long le...

NJ principal dead after donating bone marrow NJ principal dead after donating bone marrow

He meant to donate his stem cells through bone marrow, but doctors scrapped the idea because he had developed sleep apnea during his time in the Army Reserve. We hold him and his family in our hearts as we grieve this loss together and I know you joi...

Warren releases 2018 tax return, reveals $900,000 in income Warren releases 2018 tax return, reveals $900,000 in income

Kirsten Gillibrand , D-N.Y., and Amy Klobuchar , D-Minn., in disclosing her tax returns. Warren, who previously posted a decade's worth of tax returns online, has proposed legislation that mandates the public disclosure of tax returns for presid...

Trump Made A Typically Trump Visit To Mount Vernon Trump Made A Typically Trump Visit To Mount Vernon

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron and Brigitte Macron pose in front of Mount Vernon, on April 23, 2018. Before becoming President, Trump the real estate mogul would regularly brand his buil...

May prepares to plead for short Brexit delay

The government and Labour have been engaged in talks to find a compromise deal which could win the support of the Commons, but nearly a week of talks have yet to produce an agreement. Ahead of the summit, European Council President Donald Tusk urge...

Former CBS News Reporter Lara Logan Will Join Sinclair Former CBS News Reporter Lara Logan Will Join Sinclair

She embedded with the Taliban in Afghanistan; she reported from the streets of Mogadishu on the wreckage of the "Black Hawk Down" helicopter; she suffered personally at the hands of violent Muslims protesting over Hosni Mubarak in Tahrir Square in Ca...

Japan Confirms F-35A Fighter Crashed Japan Confirms F-35A Fighter Crashed

Last September, an F-35B (vertical landing variant) crashed near Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort in SC. "China does have deep-sea recovery submarines". A Royal Air Force F-35A Lightning from 617 Sqn taking-off. CNN is quoting former Australian Ai...

The Vice President SLAMS Maduro's UN Ambassador to His Face — PENCE UNLEASHED

Britain also has recognized Guaido, and the Bank of England holds about 31 tons of Venezuelan gold reserves worth $1.3 billion, which Maduro has been trying for several months to repatriate. "There can be no bystanders to this history", Pence said. ...

Vexed Mnuchin Tells Waters He Wants to Leave Hearing Vexed Mnuchin Tells Waters He Wants to Leave Hearing

Mnuchin said he personally has had no conversations with anyone in the White House about the request, and was not briefed on the contents of the prior conversations between Treasury and White House lawyers. 'If this is the way you will treat me, I wi...

New Zealand votes to amend gun laws after Christchurch attack New Zealand votes to amend gun laws after Christchurch attack

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden recounted in parliament on Wednesday her experiences visiting the Christchurch victims, highlighting that "none of them had just one gunshot wound". The only dissenting voice was from the libertarian ACT Party...

Airbnb reverses on delisting Israeli settlements, won't profit off West Bank Airbnb reverses on delisting Israeli settlements, won't profit off West Bank

The statement refers to the " entire " West Bank, meaning Palestinian Airbnb listings are included despite not having anything to do with the controversial settlements. ".@Airbnb's policy was discrimination against Israelis", tweeted the American Isr...

Turkey to look for alternatives if US doesn't deliver F-35s Turkey to look for alternatives if US doesn't deliver F-35s

On Tuesday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned the Erdogan administration that Ankara won't be eligible for the F-35 manufacture and purchase program following the deployment of Russian S-400 missile systems. Cavusoglu said: "If F-35s are not d...

Julian Assange being spied on in Ecuadorean embassy Julian Assange being spied on in Ecuadorean embassy

He claimed that, as a credible pretext to extradite Assange, the government is selling the idea that Assange has hacked President Moreno's phone, despite Assange's lack of internet access and with no evidence to substantiate the allegations, and no v...

Report of bomb in Barrow nuclear submarine shipyard Report of bomb in Barrow nuclear submarine shipyard

Devonshire Dock Hall is where the United Kingdom defense and security firm is constructing the final three attack submarines of Britain's newest fleet. Astute-class submarines are latest generation of Britain's nuclear powered attack submarines in se...

Canada may regulate social media firms ahead of elections - minister Canada may regulate social media firms ahead of elections - minister

Canada's Communications Security Establishment says that half of all advanced democracies holding national elections previous year were targeted by cyberthreat activity. The report points to deep fakes as a new threat for the first time. CSE said i...

Barnier - EU ready for Brexit delay, length depends on British argument Barnier - EU ready for Brexit delay, length depends on British argument

The Fine Gael leader was speaking yesterday in the Dáil before joining fellow European Union leaders in Brussels as they consider Theresa May's request for an extension beyond April 12. He added: "Should no deal arise, it will be a shared challenge...

Fire at Bangkok shopping mall kills 3; 8 others hurt Fire at Bangkok shopping mall kills 3; 8 others hurt

Earlier, authorities had said three people were killed. Bangkok Governor Assawin Kwanmuang told local media that one person had died at the scene and two others at local hospital. "I was in the mail and there was a burning smell and smoke started...

Khashoggi's children deny settlement discussions over his murder: Statement Khashoggi's children deny settlement discussions over his murder: Statement

The Washington Post , where Khashoggi was a columnist, reported last week that the children were given million-dollar houses and monthly five-figure payments as compensation. "Acts of generosity and humanity come from the high moral grounds they p...

Angela Merkel calls for Brexit delay of 'several months' Angela Merkel calls for Brexit delay of 'several months'

A press conference with Mrs May is likely to be held after the summit, and the PM is expected to update MPs on Thursday. The German chancellor told her country's lower parliament that she hoped the European Union would back a plan that would see ...

Two bodies found in the Caribbean believed to be missing NYC couple

Investigators said they confirmed the couple had checked out of the Grand Bahia Principe Cayacoa hotel in Samana on March 27. Turner previously said it was unlike her brother to "just run off on a hiatus ... Duran said the man's body was found decomp...

Ohio man due in federal court on false claim about child Ohio man due in federal court on false claim about child

According to an affidavit filed in federal court, Rini said his name was Timmothy Pitzen , he'd been abducted when he was 6 years old and he just wanted to go home. The Pitzen family said they were "very cautiously" optimistic last week when a man...

‘Deeply regret’ Jallianwala Bagh massacre, Theresa May tells British Parliament ‘Deeply regret’ Jallianwala Bagh massacre, Theresa May tells British Parliament

And the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy was not just shameful but an outright massacre in which hundreds were killed and thousands were injured. The massacre took place in Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar on Baisakhi in April 1919 when the British Indian Army...

Blizzard warnings issued for Denver, northeastern Colorado ahead of incoming spring snowstorm Blizzard warnings issued for Denver, northeastern Colorado ahead of incoming spring snowstorm

This means heavy, wet snow for some, while that always tricky rain/snow line will fall somewhere in our area. Communities elsewhere in Minnesota and Wisconsin are bracing for much deeper snow starting as soon as Wednesday. "Wind will likely be qu...

Oregon deputies raid bathroom with guns drawn, find trapped Roomba Oregon deputies raid bathroom with guns drawn, find trapped Roomba

Deputies then opened the bathroom door with guns drawn and discovered the automatic vacuum cleaner. Deputies in OR were prepared with guns drawn when a woman said someone was in her bathroom - but what they found was nothing of the sort.

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