Saturday July 11-th, 2020

Britain's Johnson pushes for last-ditch Brexit deal Britain's Johnson pushes for last-ditch Brexit deal

Johnson rose to power in July on a promise not to extend Brexit for a third time - even for a few weeks. Wales' Brexit minister has warned any deal brokered by the United Kingdom government could threaten economic, social and environmental righ...

The Meaning Of Indigenous Peoples' Day The Meaning Of Indigenous Peoples' Day

This means the legislation will require congressional approval within 225 days to become permanent. To take effect, Mayor Muriel Bowser needs to sign off on it or Columbus Day would remain. "I fully support the establishment of Indigenous Peo...

Author's speech cancelled after Georgia students burn book Author's speech cancelled after Georgia students burn book

The book, Keisner said , gives her students, half of whom are minorities and most of whom are the first in their family to attend college, the opportunity to read a piece of work by someone they can relate to. But that wasn't the end of the conflict....

Shep Smith, Fox News Veteran, to Leave Network

I suppose this shouldn't be that surprising considering how uncomfortable Smith seemingly has to be at the network. "We're going into an election that promises to be the most chaotic one we've ever seen". "After requesting that I stay, they graciousl...

"Serial stowaway" arrested at Chicago airport for 2nd time

Police said Saturday afternoon she was attempting to pass through airport security without a boarding pass or identification, and she was denied entry. The year prior, she was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport after successfully sneaking...

James Mattis says Trump's troop pullout has led to 'disarray' in Syria James Mattis says Trump's troop pullout has led to 'disarray' in Syria

Despite Turkey's assurances that they were acting in self-defence and hadn't fired on the Americans, one army officer who spoke about the sensitive issue on condition of anonymity, said that multiple rounds of 155 mm fire were launched from Turkey'...

Harry Dunn crash: Parents 'hopeful' about USA meeting Harry Dunn crash: Parents 'hopeful' about USA meeting

Radd Seiger, who is representing Dunn's family, told ITV News he had spoken to Sacoolas's legal team "very briefly" over the phone after arriving in the United States on Saturday. She added, "No loss compares to the death of a child and Anne extend...

Pakistanis form human chain in solidarity with Kashmir Pakistanis form human chain in solidarity with Kashmir

Pakistan has been crying foul over Indian's decision to abrogate Article 370, which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcation of the state into two Union Territories - Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. PM Imran further added that the Indi...

Senator Ted Cruz calls HK leader weak after cancelled meeting Senator Ted Cruz calls HK leader weak after cancelled meeting

The protests have plunged the city into its worst crisis since Britain handed it back to China in 1997 and is the biggest popular challenge to Chinese President Xi Jinping since he came to power in 2012. Several U.S. senators have called for ha...

Louisianans head to polls to elect governor Louisianans head to polls to elect governor

Edwards will compete in the November 16 runoff against one of two Republican contenders: U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham or businessman Eddie Rispone, who were vying for second place. Beyond Abraham and Rispone, three other lesser-known contenders peeled off...

Johnson 'urges' Erdogan to end Turkish operation in Syria during call

On Saturday the United States appeared to also release funds for minorities in eastern Syria , at the same time that the USA continued to permit airstrikes on its own SDF partners and in areas where minority Christians and others live. Turkish fight...

Fort Worth Police Officer Fatally Shoots Woman Inside Home Fort Worth Police Officer Fatally Shoots Woman Inside Home

The officer, who joined the department in April of previous year, has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation. When officers arrived, they searched the perimeter of the house and saw a person standing inside the...

Trump defends Giuliani in tweet after report of federal probe Trump defends Giuliani in tweet after report of federal probe

Mr Giuliani has accused Ms Yovanovitch of blocking efforts to persuade Ukraine to investigate the Bidens. On Thursday, two Florida businessmen - Ukraine-born Lev Parnas and Belarus-born Igor Fruman - who had helped Giuliani as he investigat...

Ecuadorean Indigenous group Conaie says will continue protests after curfew imposed Ecuadorean Indigenous group Conaie says will continue protests after curfew imposed

The indigenous leaders have distanced themselves from the violent gangs, calling them instigators unconnected to the native groups' cause. The Teleamazonas TV channel interrupted its regular broadcast to air images of broken windows, a burned veh...

Trump questions protections for whistleblower whose complaint prompted impeachment inquiry

Trump allegedly pressured new Ukrainian President Volodymr Zelensky to open a corruption probe of Biden and his son. There has been no evidence of wrongdoing by either Joe Biden or Hunter Biden. Arriving here on the eve of the gubernatorial electio...

Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry

Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken about the controversy surrounding data from a Moscow anti-doping laboratory, stating that Russia has been "actively cooperating" with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). Russia's Athletics Federation has...

Jeremy Corbyn and I would resign if Labour lose election - John McDonnell Jeremy Corbyn and I would resign if Labour lose election - John McDonnell

I think it is the same for my own personal position, I can't see so. The Conservative Party is ahead in the polls, but we've got some very momentous days ahead of us, with regards to the whole Brexit situation. Corbyn "was not aware" of it in advan...

Memory card depicting woman's murder found on street; suspect arrested Memory card depicting woman's murder found on street; suspect arrested

So far, the woman in the video has not been identified by the Medical Examiner's office, nor have authorities released the cause of death for her. This week, Brian Smith, 48, was charged with first-degree murder in the case, the Anchorage Police...

In a First, One State Requires On-Campus Medical Abortions In a First, One State Requires On-Campus Medical Abortions

California will be the first state to ban the sale and manufacture of new fur products and the third to bar most animals from circus performances under a pair of bills signed Saturday by Gov. The process requires taking two pills. The first pill, tak...

ANIMAL MAGNETISM: Man allegedly threatened farmers who denied him livestock love ANIMAL MAGNETISM: Man allegedly threatened farmers who denied him livestock love

Peter Conforti in Newton. Richard Decker, 31, started sending messages and emails to farms and horse stables in Sussex County, Unique Jersey in 2018, asking if he may maybe additionally have intercourse with their livestock, it's alleged.

Four killed in shooting at illegal gambling club in Brooklyn Four killed in shooting at illegal gambling club in Brooklyn

The shooting inside the small, nondescript club started just before 7 a.m.as around 15 people were gambling with dice and cards, police said. "We have some individuals back at the 77th Precinct and we're trying to piece together exactly what transp...

Dutch FM urges Turkey to stop military offensive in northern Syria Dutch FM urges Turkey to stop military offensive in northern Syria

But a Kurdish-led group and Syrian activists claimed that despite the heavy barrage, Turkish troops had not made much progress on several fronts they had opened over the past hours. Turkey said it intends to create a " safe zone " that would push ...

EU, Britain agree to intensify Brexit talks EU, Britain agree to intensify Brexit talks

This would have the twin benefit of preventing a border on the island of Ireland and enabling the U.K.to strike trade deals around the world. As the negotiators reviewed their options, the president of the European Council and host of next week's B...

Putin doubts Turkey to be able to contain ISIS in Syria Putin doubts Turkey to be able to contain ISIS in Syria

Russian Federation emerged a leading power broker in Syria after it launched a military intervention there in 2015, turning the tide of the war in favour of its ally in Damascus, President Bashar al-Assad. Trump has always been frustrated at the refu...

Gunman opens fire at church wedding ceremony, 2 people shot Gunman opens fire at church wedding ceremony, 2 people shot

Two victims with gunshot wounds, one male and one female, were transported to an area hospital by the Pelham Fire Department, Roark said. Guests at the ceremony had subdued the alleged attacker by the time law enforcement arrived, and the suspect was...

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