Tuesday September 29-th, 2020

Obama endorses Trudeau for reelection ahead of Canadian vote Obama endorses Trudeau for reelection ahead of Canadian vote

He said former US President Theodore Roosevelt, who was president from 1901 to 1909, visited Toronto in 1917 when Canada was having an election about conscription and spoke in favour of it. In August, Trudeau was also found to have violated an ethics...

At debate, Biden defends his son - and himself - over Trump's Ukraine claims At debate, Biden defends his son - and himself - over Trump's Ukraine claims

Biden then doubled down by insisting, "I never discussed a single thing with my son about anything having to do with Ukraine ". "The fact is that it is outrageous", he said . Hunter has vowed not to serve on the boards of foreign-owned companie...

Trump says Pompeo, Pence to head to Turkey on Wednesday Trump says Pompeo, Pence to head to Turkey on Wednesday

The United States is not aware of any "major" escape of Islamic State extremists since Turkey launched its assault on Syrian Kurdish fighters holding the prisoners, an official said Tuesday. Turkey invaded northern Syria aiming to create a zone of co...

The blob is real: Paris zoo showcases self-healing organism with 720 sexes The blob is real: Paris zoo showcases self-healing organism with 720 sexes

Though it has no mouth, no stomach and no eyes, the "blob" can still detect and digest its food. At least one netizen noted, however, that this trait is "actually super common" when it comes to slime molds and fungi. "The "blob" is a living bein...

Doomsday farm family were speaking in 'fantasy language' when rescued Doomsday farm family were speaking in 'fantasy language' when rescued

While the six people on the farm and the man who raised the alarm say they are all from the same family - a father and six siblings all now young adults - police say they are still investigating their exact relationship as none of the siblings ap...

Boris Johnson says Brexit 'deal' reached with EU Boris Johnson says Brexit 'deal' reached with EU

The last time this happened, UK PM Theresa May failed to get her deal approved three times by the House of Commons before resigning. Just two weeks before the latest deadline for the United Kingdom's departure from the world's largest trading bloc,...

‘Tough love’ with Turkey got Syria ceasefire done ‘Tough love’ with Turkey got Syria ceasefire done

The bill targets Turkey's energy sector and military, prohibiting USA military assistance, sanctions against any foreign person who sells or provides financial, material or technological support or who knowingly conducts business dealings with the Tu...

Trump, Pelosi clash in heated White House meeting on Syria Trump, Pelosi clash in heated White House meeting on Syria

Schumer said the dramatic moment unfolded after Trump referred to Pelosi as a "third-rate politician". The meeting included the congressional leaders of both parties as well as the chairmen and ranking members of key committees with oversight of fo...

United Kingdom tourist family detained over US-Canada border row arrive home United Kingdom tourist family detained over US-Canada border row arrive home

Mr. Connors, 30, was dropped off at the Tacoma Northwest Detention Center, while she and her son were taken to a Red Roof Inn in Seattle. "This has been a nightmare, especially for the baby", the Connors wrote in an email to BBC Washington correspo...

Protest against separatists' sentencing sets Barcelona streets ablaze Protest against separatists' sentencing sets Barcelona streets ablaze

Catalan separatists were back out on the streets again Thursday, with students rallying as they kicked-off a two-day strike and thousands more pressing on with a long cross-country march towards Barcelona . As the situation worsened, emergency servi...

'See you at the polls': Trump and Pelosi have it out 'See you at the polls': Trump and Pelosi have it out

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that a photo of her appearing to upbraid President Donald Trump was taken as she told him his recent actions are benefiting Russian Federation. The person called Trump's opening a lengthy, bombastic mono...

Brexit talks go down to the wire ahead of European Union summit Brexit talks go down to the wire ahead of European Union summit

TAOISEACH LEO Varadkar has voiced his concerns over a controversial ruling by a Belfast court which says all those born in Northern Ireland are British, not Irish, unless they renounce their United Kingdom citizenship. Johnson has long made it clea...

British political parties, European leaders react to Brexit deal British political parties, European leaders react to Brexit deal

It now needs to be approved by the United Kingdom and European parliaments. Nevertheless, sterling surged more than 1% and British share prices rallied after the announcement that an agreement had been reached. The latest agreement needs to be appr...

Mysterious alien-like living being with no brain and 720 sexes unveiled Mysterious alien-like living being with no brain and 720 sexes unveiled

The blob was named after a 1958 science-fiction horror B-movie, starring a young Steve McQueen, in which an alien life form, The Blob , consumes everything in its path in a small Pennsylvania town. Cut into pieces, the blob will self-heal in two ...

PM will ask for Brexit extension if no deal agreed PM will ask for Brexit extension if no deal agreed

But after Johnson's predecessor as prime minister, Theresa May, lost the Conservative Party's majority in Parliament in a 2017 election , she signed a deal with the DUP to prop up her minority government. Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, in a press con...

Trump to host next G-7 summit at his National Doral resort Trump to host next G-7 summit at his National Doral resort

Acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said the meeting will take place at the Trump National Doral golf resort near Miami. He said the president "will not be profiting here". Mr Mulvaney said he had initially been sceptical and "aware of the politica...

‘Panama Papers’ law firm sues Netflix over film based on scandal ‘Panama Papers’ law firm sues Netflix over film based on scandal

Panamanian lawyers Jürgen Mossack and Ramón Fonseca filed a defamation lawsuit and request for a temporary restraining order Wednesday in federal court in CT. "This is especially true where the cat is named "Laundromat" and the charges would includ...

Gordon Sondland’s testimony: The key takeaways Gordon Sondland’s testimony: The key takeaways

This is a developing story and will be updated. Earlier this week, Fiona Hill, a former senior director for Russian and Eurasian affairs talked about Giuliani's perceived influence over Trump Cabinet members on Ukraine. The three had just retur...

Donald Trump On Pence-Erdogan Syria Talks Donald Trump On Pence-Erdogan Syria Talks

President Trump was very clear with our ally Turkey about American opposition to Turkish military forces entering Syria". Pence said US forces in the region had already begun to facilitate a safe disengagement of YPG units. "Let's work out a good...

Trump golf course to host next G7 summit

The summit will take place between June 10th and 12th in 2020. He said the administration selected Mr Trump's resort after initially looking at about 12 potential locations in various other U.S. 'Donald Trump's brand is probably strong enough as i...

Rep. Elijah Cummings passes away at age 68 Rep. Elijah Cummings passes away at age 68

Cummings was an early supporter of Barack Obama's presidential bid in 2008. Trump tweeted that Cummings had possibly stolen federal aid directed to his city of Baltimore , writing , "Why is so much money sent to the Elijah Cummings district ...

Presidents Trump and Mattarella meet at the White House - Italianmedia Presidents Trump and Mattarella meet at the White House - Italianmedia

But now it's a very tough situation for them because I can remedy the situation very easily. "We're talking to the president about that as it pertains to Italy", Trump said. Mattarella called on the two sides to meet and try to work out their diffe...

The DoJ takes down the dark web's largest child pornography site The DoJ takes down the dark web's largest child pornography site

Law enforcement officials were able to identify the site administrator and the server's South Korea location by tracing the bitcoin transactions, which involved following the flow of funds on the blockchain. Son, now serving an 18-month sentence in S...

Two Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested outside Buckingham Palace gates Two Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested outside Buckingham Palace gates

Five arrests were made by Gardaí on Thursday night after they had secured themselves to the gates of the Dail with bike locks. A spokesperson added: 'The right to protest peacefully is a long-standing tradition in this country and a vital foundatio...

Rick Perry says Trump directed him to Giuliani about allege Ukraine corruption Rick Perry says Trump directed him to Giuliani about allege Ukraine corruption

Sondland, a businessman who was appointed ambassador after donating $1 million to Trump's inauguration festivities, sought to distance himself from the political storm enveloping the White House as Trump faces possible impeachment. "Whenever you woul...

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