United Kingdom to stockpile food in the event of no deal Brexit

UK-EU negotiations over the terms of the UK's withdrawal are about striking a deal that preserves access to each other's markets for trade, with one of the disagreements being over whose rules should govern that deal. He let slip details of the new a... More..

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Pakistan elections 2018: Deadly blast hits Quetta city
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Pakistan elections 2018: Deadly blast hits Quetta city

There were more than 19 million new potential voters, including millions of women and young people. At least 24 people have been killed, including two policemen, in a bomb blast near a polling station in the ...More..

by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Series of deadly IS attacks kill 150 in Syria

The four attacks killed dozens of people and injured dozens more, local media say, in a region where the government has been fighting ISIS militants. The co-ordinated attacks were the deadliest to hit governm...More..

'Unhappily' married woman denied a divorce by UK Supreme Court
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

'Unhappily' married woman denied a divorce by UK Supreme Court

Owens", her lawyer, Simon Beccle told reporters. Mrs Owens's solicitor Simon Beccle, a partner at London firm Payne Hicks Beach, said his client is "devastated" by today's decision "which means that she can n...More..

Family of Justine Damond to file civil rights lawsuit Monday
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Family of Justine Damond to file civil rights lawsuit Monday

Damond Ruszczyk, 40, was dressed in her pyjamas just before midnight on July 15 a year ago at her Minneapolis home when she called police after hearing what she feared was a woman being raped. Mr Noor has refus...More..

Kremlin aide says Putin, Trump may meet at G20 summit
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Kremlin aide says Putin, Trump may meet at G20 summit

Asked about Trump's tweet, McConnell said he believed it was clear that Russian Federation had interfered in the election - and the unpopular senator had a stark warning for Moscow . "President Putin says it...More..

Woman arrested for the murder of 6-month-old
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Woman arrested for the murder of 6-month-old

The mother says she did not know the people she says maced her before she reported that her baby was missing. She said the men sprayed her with a substance believed to have been pepper spray, and she fled t...More..

by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

President Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed

The man later turned himself in at Beverly Hills police headquarters and was turned over to Los Angeles police. James Lambert Otis took a sledgehammer to the star in October 2016, when Trump was a preside...More..

Sen. Sasse: U.S. needs more trade, not 'bellicose threatening'
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Sen. Sasse: U.S. needs more trade, not 'bellicose threatening'

Trading partners like China, Canada and the European Union are imposing stiff tariffs on Midwest farm products to retaliate for Trump tariffs on their countries. "The $12 billion in farm aid announced today wil...More..

Carter Page FISA docs released: Flashback ... Levin says 'abolish the FISA court'
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Carter Page FISA docs released: Flashback ... Levin says 'abolish the FISA court'

The investigation was initiated in July 2016, the same month Page went to Russia , where the FBI says he met "with at least two Russian officials during this trip". First, the Foreign Intelligence Surveil...More..

by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Trump says he’s ‘very concerned’ Russian Federation will interfere in 2018

And if he says that, I would accept that. The expression of concern about Russian meddling is a change in tone for the president, who has repeatedly expressed doubts about Russia's role in interfering in th...More..

Secret audio tape between Trump and Michael Cohen released
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Secret audio tape between Trump and Michael Cohen released

The notion that Mr. Cohen would have spoken to Mr. Weisselberg about a proposition he had yet to even make to the president does not ring true. As she noted in her most recent Vanity Fair report , however,...More..

Democrats furious over congressman's Ocasio-Cortez diss
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Democrats furious over congressman's Ocasio-Cortez diss

The problem is, of course, that right-wing media have already sought to undermine and misrepresent Ocasio-Cortez by pushing cynically edited clips from the Firing Line interview in a bid to trigger outrage ...More..

Laos dam collapse: 17 bodies recovered, 6000 affected
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Laos dam collapse: 17 bodies recovered, 6000 affected

There would be no opportunity to confirm these numbers officially until the rescue of survivors is complete, an official from the office said. Others boarded rickety wooden boats or stood on the roofs of partia...More..

Scenes from Toronto Danforth shooting vigil
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Scenes from Toronto Danforth shooting vigil

The attack killed two people, a recent high school graduate Reese Fallon and 10-year-old girl who has not been named. Eight women and seven men, ranging in ages 10 to 59, were wounded during the shooting , acc...More..

CNN obtains secret Trump-Cohen tape
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

CNN obtains secret Trump-Cohen tape

Davis claims Trump wanted to use cash to pay for McDougal's story. When previously questioned about Ms McDougal, President Trump had denied the affair and said he had no knowledge of any payment. Commentator ...More..

Erdogan says Israel is the world's 'most fascist, racist' state
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Erdogan says Israel is the world's 'most fascist, racist' state

The legislation, adopted after a tumultuous Knesset session, makes Hebrew the national language and defines the establishment of Jewish communities as a vital part of the national interest. The EU's foreign aff...More..

But Putin said otherwise: #Resistance embraces Russian president to counter Trump
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

But Putin said otherwise: #Resistance embraces Russian president to counter Trump

Even with control now, Republicans have had difficulty approving Trump's legislative agenda and likely would have even more trouble should Democrats take over one or both houses. The President caused cons...More..

UK PM May says she will lead Brexit talks from now on
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

UK PM May says she will lead Brexit talks from now on

Interior minister Sajid Javid will travel to Spain and Business Secretary Greg Clark will go to Italy. He said: 'Article 50 requires, as we negotiate the withdrawal agreement, that there's a future framework ...More..

Former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page denies being Russian ‘agent’
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page denies being Russian ‘agent’

In his Opening Monologue, Sean Hannity said the fact the unverified Russian Federation dossier produced by a former MI6 agent made up a large part of the FISA application to surveil former Trump advis...More..

Amber health warnings issued, 35°C on the way
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Amber health warnings issued, 35°C on the way

Britain braces itself for the "Mediterranean melt", but will it hit Leeds? Phil Garner, forecaster at Weatherquest, said the heat wave was far from over. An amber "heat health watch" warning has been issued f...More..

Thailand cave rescue boys to be ordained Buddhist monks and novices
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Thailand cave rescue boys to be ordained Buddhist monks and novices

British expat Vern Unsworth, who was living in Thailand and had experience of the caves where the boys became stuck, was also part of the rescue operation and met the PM. The team and coach were released from a...More..

Faisal Hussain identified as Toronto Danforth shooting gunman
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Faisal Hussain identified as Toronto Danforth shooting gunman

Authorities would not say whether Hussain was killed by police or by a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Jody Steinhauer told CBC News she was at a neighborhood restaurant with her family when she heard what ...More..

Russia Will Support Democrats in US Congressional Elections
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Russia Will Support Democrats in US Congressional Elections

Referring to an economic forum in St Petersburg Trump had attended with 500 other businesspeople, Putin said: "Do you think that we try to collect compromising material on each and every single one of them? B...More..

Kuwait Instagram star Sondos Al Qattan slammed for Filipino maid video
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Kuwait Instagram star Sondos Al Qattan slammed for Filipino maid video

Alqattan was reacting to a new law signed in May as part of an agreement between the Philippines and Kuwait to protect the estimated 260,000 Filipino workers in the Gulf state. The group is calling on the socia...More..

12 audio files sent to prosecutors in Michael Cohen probe
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

12 audio files sent to prosecutors in Michael Cohen probe

Investigators are looking into whether Cohen violated campaign-finance laws, engaged in illegal lobbying or committed bank fraud or wire fraud. The following day, Jones ordered that 12 of those files be relea...More..

Proof dogs really do want to be man's best friend
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Proof dogs really do want to be man's best friend

The findings were published today (July 24) in the journal Learning and Behavior . The experiment involved 34 pet dogs of various breeds and sizes and their owners. The researchers quantified this via the ...More..

Section of Yosemite park to close as crews battle blaze
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Section of Yosemite park to close as crews battle blaze

Park visitors are being allowed to stay Tuesday night, but park officials are encouraging everyone to leave by Wednesday morning. 'Some facilities and services are closed or diminished'. One firefighter was kil...More..

Ryan: Trump 'Just Trolling People' With Threat To Revoke Security Clearances
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Ryan: Trump 'Just Trolling People' With Threat To Revoke Security Clearances

That's something that the executive branch deals with. Ryan says, "It's not really in our purview". "I don't think that ex-CIA agents of any stripe who are now talking heads should continue to get classified ...More..

Laos hydroelectric dam collapse leaves multiple dead and hundreds missing
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Laos hydroelectric dam collapse leaves multiple dead and hundreds missing

The floodings have reportedly killed at least 70 people, while over 200 are still listed as missing and over 6,600 people have lost their houses, according to the Office of Vietnam's National Committee for Inci...More..