Wednesday October 27-th, 2021

UK's May to meet Merkel in Berlin on Tuesday for Brexit talks UK's May to meet Merkel in Berlin on Tuesday for Brexit talks

Remaining in a customs union with the EU is a nightmare scenario for many as it would leave the United Kingdom unable to negotiate independent trade deals and leave the country at the mercy of EU regulations and third country trade agreements with no...

UK Lords approve Brexit law forcing May to consult parliament on delay

Having failed three times to get her withdrawal deal through parliament, May has been locked in talks with Labour to find a modified plan that could command a majority, causing anger within her own party. But with Mr Macron leading a campaign of pres...

Man inspired by IS planned truck attack near DC Man inspired by IS planned truck attack near DC

Prosecutors detailed the terrorism-related accusations Monday in a detention memo and argued that Henry should remain in jail pending trial. Mr Henry had "walked off his job in Germantown, Maryland , in the middle of the day, determined to walk do...

Chicago police: Getting limited cooperation in shooting of 6

The girl, who was hit in the shin, and the boy, hit in the back and chest, were in critical but stable condition at Comer's Children's Hospital. They were taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where the woman was in critical condition, and the ...

Did the Secret Service Catch a Chinese Spy in Mar-a-Lago? Did the Secret Service Catch a Chinese Spy in Mar-a-Lago?

Zhang will remain in Palm Beach County jail, at least through Monday. Zhang first underwent a physical screening from a Secret Service agent and then was referred to Mar-a-Lago security. She's charged with lying to a federal agent and illegal enter...

Timelapse of final flights at Istanbul's Ataturk airport Timelapse of final flights at Istanbul's Ataturk airport

The Istanbul Airport started serving global and domestic flights on Saturday after its mega move. Worldwide carriers plan to start flights from the new airport by midnight Saturday. Security personnel of Ataturk International Airport, in Istanb...

UK PM May considering offering lawmakers a vote on second Brexit referendum

Having failed three times to get her withdrawal deal through parliament, May has been locked in talks with Labour to find a modified plan that could command a majority, causing anger within her own party. Former British foreign secretary Boris Johns...

Tattooed man arrested for 2001 cold case murder in Tampa area Tattooed man arrested for 2001 cold case murder in Tampa area

Sam Clark, 41, was found dead after suffering blunt force trauma. Petersilge, from New Port Richey, was identified as a suspect when the crime occurred, but several witnesses did not cooperate with the police so it was hard to build a case, reporte...

Alleged Mar-A-Lago Malware Courier Loses US Visa

According to prosecutors, she was carrying four cell phones, a laptop computer, an external hard drive and a thumb drive containing what investigators described as "malicious malware". She has not been charged with any offenses that nod to global sp...

Who is Kirstjen Nielsen? Why has the chief of Homeland Security QUIT? Who is Kirstjen Nielsen? Why has the chief of Homeland Security QUIT?

Her previous posts include being a Special Assistant to the President and a senior director for Prevention, Preparedness and Response (PPR) within Homeland Security. Citizenship and Immigration Services under Democratic President Barack Obama, said M...

Three US troops, one contractor killed in Afghanistan explosion Three US troops, one contractor killed in Afghanistan explosion

The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack and described it as a suicide auto bombing. The US has about 14,000 troops in Afghanistan, where they primarily advise Afghan forces battling the Taliban and the local ISIS affiliate.

Secret Service Director Randolph ‘Tex’ Alles to leave Trump administration Secret Service Director Randolph ‘Tex’ Alles to leave Trump administration

A law enforcement official told Fox News that, inside the agency, the news of Alles' departure came as a surprise. The Republican president had repeatedly accused Ms Nielsen of not being tough enough on border security. "Very happy with them". One ...

Facebook Are 'Morally Bankrupt Pathological Liars' Says New Zealand's Privacy Commissioner Facebook Are 'Morally Bankrupt Pathological Liars' Says New Zealand's Privacy Commissioner

According to a report in New Zealand Herald , Edwards lashed out at Zuckerberg after the Facebook CEO, during an interview at America's ABC TV network, "poured cold water on even a slight delay for Facebook Live, saying it would "break" the servic...

More than 40 zoo animals evacuated from Gaza Strip More than 40 zoo animals evacuated from Gaza Strip

He stressed that the rescues weren't about outsiders parachuting in to take beloved animals away, but a collaborative process in which all parties - Four Paws, the local community and the zookeepers - get a chance to pull together to do something goo...

TowerPostNews: Police Speaks Out on How Abducted American Tourist, Driver Were Rescued TowerPostNews: Police Speaks Out on How Abducted American Tourist, Driver Were Rescued

Police had said the kidnappers used Endicott's mobile telephone to demand a ransom of $500,000 (445,000 euros) for the release of the pair. The New York Times reported on Sunday that the ransom was paid by World Frontiers, a safari company.

American extends cancellations through June because of 737 Max groundings American extends cancellations through June because of 737 Max groundings

Cowen analysts said in a note that, to deliver even 500 MAX jets this year, Boeing would have to ramp up deliveries to foreign airlines swiftly in the second half. "By proactively canceling these flights, we are able to provide better service to our ...

European nationalists form alliance for elections European nationalists form alliance for elections

Salvini also said the new group, if it wins a European parliamentary majority, would cancel for good the process of inviting Turkey, a Muslim majority nation, to become a member of the European Union. He has also previously called for right-wing nati...

Cory Booker Behind Other Candidates in Money Raised Cory Booker Behind Other Candidates in Money Raised

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California raised $12 million in the first three months of 2019 while Pete Buttigieg , the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, who recently saw a bump in opinion polls but is still considered a long-shot, announced Monday t...

Erdogan's party to demand total recount of Istanbul ballots Erdogan's party to demand total recount of Istanbul ballots

Local elections last week emboldened the opposition CHP, which won the capital Ankara for the first time in nearly a quarter of a century, and challenged President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's grip on power. He gave no example of an election re-run in th...

Sudanese troops deploy around army HQ Sudanese troops deploy around army HQ

The gas was felt by residents in a neighbourhood about five kilometres away from the army complex. A few hours later security personnel again fired tear gas at the demonstrators, witnesses said. TUKO.co.ke has since learnt the protests were trigger...

Watch again: Merkel pledges 'major efforts' to avoid hard Brexit Watch again: Merkel pledges 'major efforts' to avoid hard Brexit

European Union leaders will meet in Brussels next Wednesday to decide whether to grant the United Kingdom another Brexit extension. He said he had asked for their "patience and solidarity". Ireland is most concerned about the possible return of a ...

Iranian airline launches Tehran-Caracas direct route

A non-stop flight between Tehran and Caracas takes about 16 hours. The United States imposed sanctions on the company in 2011, saying it provided financial and other support to Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards (IRGC). The US and about 50 other...

Sudan protesters rally outside army headquarters for 2nd day Sudan protesters rally outside army headquarters for 2nd day

Bashir out of power. Security forces have used tear gas , stun grenades and live ammunition to disperse protests, witnesses have said . Chanting "Sudan is rising, the army is rising", crowds massed on Sunday outside the complex, which also hous...

British woman Laleh Sharavesh faces jail in Dubai over 'horse' insult

But Ms Shahravesh received divorce papers a few months later before noticing photographs on Facebook saying her husband had remarried. A British single mother faces up to two years in jail and a fine of £50,000 (€58,000) in Dubai after being detain...

United Kingdom authorities already issuing new non-European Union passports United Kingdom authorities already issuing new non-European Union passports

The deal May negotiated with the European Union has been voted down in Parliament three times and faces strong opposition - from outside her party and from within. The travel documents had dark blue covers from 1921, but Britain switched to burgundy ...

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