Juncker stands by Ireland and 'vital' backstop

The changes center on replacing a measure known as the backstop, created to keep an open border between the United Kingdom's Northern Ireland and European Union member state Ireland. Mrs May has previously insisted that "alternative arrangement... More..

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Iraqi president hits back at Trump over U.S. army presence
by | Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Iraqi president hits back at Trump over U.S. army presence

When asked by Brennan if he trusted the intelligence given to him, Trump said that he would disagree with reports if they claimed Iran was a "wonderful kindergarten". Shortly after announcing the pullout,...More..

Freezing rain warning issued for Wednesday
by | Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Freezing rain warning issued for Wednesday

Watch out for icy spots on untreated surfaces. The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory through 10 am Sunday. Snow or rain mixed with snow will fall at low elevations of the Pacific No...More..

United Kingdom and other European countries recognise Guaidó as Venezuela's leader
by | Tuesday, February 05, 2019

United Kingdom and other European countries recognise Guaidó as Venezuela's leader

The 14-nation so-called Lima Group, which includes Canada and Latin American countries such as Brazil and Mexico but not the United States , met in Ottawa to discuss the way forward on Venezuela. Maduro is fac...More..

Nissan confirms X-Trail production move from Sunderland to Japan
by | Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Nissan confirms X-Trail production move from Sunderland to Japan

Nissan said Sunderland will, however, continue to manufacture several Nissan models. The alarm has been sounded before and since the referendum by Labour MPs in Sunderland, whose constituents work at a plan...More..

Surfers Paradise incident believed to be linked to Brisbane Airport arrest
by | Monday, February 04, 2019

Surfers Paradise incident believed to be linked to Brisbane Airport arrest

Queensland Police Commissioner Ian Stewart praised the courage of officers and partner agencies who dealt with a "highly volatile" situation that safely ended with the 50-year-old man's arrest. Brisbane Airport...More..

Two dead after small plane crashes in USA suburb, setting homes ablaze
by | Monday, February 04, 2019

Two dead after small plane crashes in USA suburb, setting homes ablaze

Debris was scattered over four blocks, Simpson said. Those killed in the home were two males and two females, Orange County officials said at a news conference. It's believed the twin-engine Cessna 414A took ...More..

Manhunt Underway for Escaped MMA Fighter Wanted for 3 Murders
by | Monday, February 04, 2019

Manhunt Underway for Escaped MMA Fighter Wanted for 3 Murders

Marks escaped from the private prison transport van during a stop at a McDonald's in Conroe, about 65 kilometres north of Houston, police lieutenant Dorcy McGinnis said. 264th District Court Judge Paul LePak ...More..

'Good Chance,' Says Trump, I'll Declare National Emergency Declaration to Build Wall
by | Monday, February 04, 2019

'Good Chance,' Says Trump, I'll Declare National Emergency Declaration to Build Wall

Trump has said he has to have a wall for border security. Declining to confirm whether he would declare a national emergency to acquire money to build the wall, he said, "I've set the table". "The decision...More..

Fake university used as sting to catch phony foreign students
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Fake university used as sting to catch phony foreign students

The university in Detroit's Farmington Hills was part of an undercover operation by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) created to expose immigration fraud, according to federal prosecutors who announced ...More..

Groundhog Day 2019: Shadow or no shadow?
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Groundhog Day 2019: Shadow or no shadow?

Staten Island Chuck is getting all the attention for his early spring forecast, but the furry creature's new congressman had the most to say Saturday morning during the borough's annual Groundhog Day cerem...More..

Senate defies Trump in vote against 'precipitous' pullout in Syria, Afghanistan
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Senate defies Trump in vote against 'precipitous' pullout in Syria, Afghanistan

This type of measure is not legally binding because it is not presented to the president for his signature. Trump's hand-picked intelligence chiefs earlier this week told a Senate committee that the Islami...More..

USA suspends compliance on landmark weapons treaty with Russian Federation
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

USA suspends compliance on landmark weapons treaty with Russian Federation

Washington sees the allegation as an effort by Moscow to distract from its own cheating, the Journal reported. Some members of Congress have come out and applauded the Trump administration's decision. At the...More..

Will it snow tomorrow? Latest Met Office weather warnings this weekend
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Will it snow tomorrow? Latest Met Office weather warnings this weekend

Transport for London also advised passengers to check their service status before setting off. Aer Lingus said it plans to operate a full service to the United Kingdom, however there may be some delays due to...More..

Cory Booker Announces 2020 Presidential Run
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Cory Booker Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Further, in his announcement video , Booker invoked the fight against slavery, while touting the importance of immigration. In the announcement video, Booker detailed how his family had difficulty being able...More..

Pelosi Declines to Negotiate on Wall Money Even With Government Reopened
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Pelosi Declines to Negotiate on Wall Money Even With Government Reopened

At a Friday press conference, he offered a mild jab at his political opponent. " Democrats should be ashamed of themselves". Pelosi has said she was open to other kinds of barriers along the border, but ...More..

Purported hackers stole evidence to tarnish Mueller probe
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Purported hackers stole evidence to tarnish Mueller probe

Russian Federation denies interfering in the USA election, and Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova on January 31 called the latest allegations "a little absurd". Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin, ...More..

Huawei's CFO appears in court, Canada considers US extradition
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Huawei's CFO appears in court, Canada considers US extradition

The charges came just before Canada received the official USA extradition request for Meng , who has been detained in Vancouver since December at the request of us authorities. Department of Justice unveil...More..

Man arrested after alleged assault at yellow vest protest in Hamilton
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Man arrested after alleged assault at yellow vest protest in Hamilton

When we declare our protests, we get tear-gassed. "We also reject the threats and constant verbal abuse [suffered by non-Yellow Vests]", they said in their joint manifesto. A 25-year-old man was charged with as...More..

National Politics Acting AG says Mueller's probe is 'close to being completed'
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

National Politics Acting AG says Mueller's probe is 'close to being completed'

But it is the latest reflection of the deep partisan tension surrounding Barr's nomination, most of which centers on Democrats' desire to protect Mueller's probe from being unduly constrained. The Justice Depar...More..