PM's Brexit breakthrough angers backbench hardliners as ministers review draft agreement

LONDON - UK and European Union negotiating teams have agreed on a Brexit withdrawal deal which Prime Minister Theresa May will present to her Cabinet on Wednesday. Brexit will pitch the world's fifth largest economy into the unknown and many fear ... More..

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CNN Sues Trump For Revoking Jim Acosta's White House Press Credentials
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

CNN Sues Trump For Revoking Jim Acosta's White House Press Credentials

Mr Trump's latest attacks on the media came after his free-wheeling and contentious news conference two days earlier, and followed demands by several journalists and organisations - including the American Socie...More..

Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Australian police arrest woman for putting needles in strawberries

The first discovery of contaminated strawberries was first announced by Queensland police in early September, and triggered a spate of copycat incidents across the country . The crisis spread not only to ot...More..

Fly Jamaica overshoots runway in Guyana
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Fly Jamaica overshoots runway in Guyana

Images posted on the airport's Facebook page and various sites showed the Fly Jamaica Airways plane appearing to have gone through a chainlink fence, with one of its engines tilted upward and resting on the fen...More..

Philippine court orders arrest of ex-first lady Imelda Marcos for graft
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Philippine court orders arrest of ex-first lady Imelda Marcos for graft

Imelda Marcos . Marcos faces arrest after the Sandiganbayan found her guilty of 7 counts of graft related to private organizations created in Switzerland while she was a government official from 1968 to 1986....More..

Saudi king hosts Abu Dhabi crown prince amid Yemen offensive
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Saudi king hosts Abu Dhabi crown prince amid Yemen offensive

Saudi Arabia , in a statement released by its embassy in Washington, said it had made a decision to request an end to USA aerial refueling for its operations in Yemen because it could now handle it by itself. H...More..

In a bar in California the shooting happened, has died
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

In a bar in California the shooting happened, has died

He is survived by a wife and son. Several people from inside the bar told TV stations that a tall man wearing all black with a hood and his face partly covered first shot at a person working the door, then op...More..

Dead In California Wildfire, Hollywood Celebs Evacuated
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Dead In California Wildfire, Hollywood Celebs Evacuated

Also burning farther west in Ventura County was the Hill Fire , which fire officials said burned almost 4,050 hectares by Thursday night. Less Sun and more rain should normally see any potential blazes put...More..

Pompeo to meet Kim aide over nuclearization
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Pompeo to meet Kim aide over nuclearization

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. The U.S. on Wednesday denied that it plans to reduce its military presence in South Korea after remarks from its top military...More..

Countdown to possible recount in Florida races
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Countdown to possible recount in Florida races

With the prospect of vote recounts looming, two of the high profile US midterm races - for State governor and a Senator from the State - continue to stay in focus even after the voting day. Before leaving for...More..

President Trump Turned the Midterms Into a Referendum on Himself
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

President Trump Turned the Midterms Into a Referendum on Himself

Contributor Stephanie Ruhle said Trump's tax loopholes are immoral and below the office of the presidency, but said Trump likes to suggest it's "clever" how he games the system. The elections also resulted in...More..

Local rallies planned to protest Trump's attorney general decision
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Local rallies planned to protest Trump's attorney general decision

Eric Swalwell said Thursday. Separately, House Judiciary Democrats called on Whitaker in a letter https://bit.ly/2PPqJ4q to recuse himself and keep the Mueller investigation under the supervision of Deput...More..

Women, and Especially Women of Color, Made History Last Night
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Women, and Especially Women of Color, Made History Last Night

We've been talking about the good and the bad of yesterday's election , and there sure is a lot of both, but one great thing we can't stop celebrating is the incredible number of women elected to office. Ayann...More..

CNN's Acosta owes Trump White House staffer an apology
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

CNN's Acosta owes Trump White House staffer an apology

Acosta , in a statement , denied Sanders' statement and said he and CNN "won't back down" after the ban. "It's a group of migrants moving up from Central America towards the border with the United States". De...More..

Boeing warns pilots about 'angle of attack' sensors after 737 MAX crash
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Boeing warns pilots about 'angle of attack' sensors after 737 MAX crash

They were all moved to a second plane on Wednesday night, which eventually brought them to their destination, Jakarta , with a four-hour delay. All of this appears to have transpired in just 12 minutes, meanin...More..

What we know about the California mass shooting
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

What we know about the California mass shooting

Police identified 28-year-old Ian David Long as the suspect in the shooting at a Thousand Oaks, Calif ., bar that left at least 13 dead, including the suspected gunman . The highway patrolman cleared the ...More..

Protests to protect Robert Mueller planned nationwide after Jeff Sessions firing
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Protests to protect Robert Mueller planned nationwide after Jeff Sessions firing

By forcing Attorney General Jeff Session to resign and appointing Matthew Whitaker-a hostile critic of Mueller's probe into election meddling-progressive organizers say the emergency nationwide #ProtectMue...More..

Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns at the behest of President Trump
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns at the behest of President Trump

He also announced that Mr Sessions' chief of staff, Matthew Whitaker , will be acting attorney general until a permanent replacement is nominated. "So why aren't the Committees and investigators, and of ...More..

Chris Watts: Dad admits to killing family to avoid death penalty
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Chris Watts: Dad admits to killing family to avoid death penalty

Watts initially told police he strangled his wife in a rage because, after the couple had argued, she killed their two girls. Shanann Watts was 15 weeks pregnant at the time. While Rourke denied the initial p...More..

Relatives demand answers over plane crash
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Relatives demand answers over plane crash

Boeing has delivered 219 Max planes - the latest and most advanced 737 jets - since the models made their commercial debut past year with a Lion Air subsidiary. Aboulafia, the vice president of analysis at the...More..