Boris Johnson to make Brexit statement

That said, the opposition Labour party has been "less and less enthusiastic" about such a prospect, given "they're not doing very well in the opinion polls", said Travers. Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer said it could be Parliament's "last chanc... More..

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Bahamas
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Bahamas "at war" with Hurricane Dorian, says PM

Strong gusts and top surf have been already being reported alongside Florida's east coast because the typhoon was once about 105 miles (170 km) from West Palm Beach, the NHC stated. This is in addition to For...More..

South Africa killings: Enough is enough, FG declares
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

South Africa killings: Enough is enough, FG declares

Describing the attacks as sickening, Nigeria's foreign affairs minister Geoffrey Onyeama said South African police protection for Nigerian businesses has been "ineffective". According to the official, the loc...More..

Australia intercepts Sri Lankan boat with 13 asylum seekers
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Australia intercepts Sri Lankan boat with 13 asylum seekers

Thousands of other folks throughout Australia protested on the weekend towards the verdict however Prime Minister Scott Morrison stated on Monday permitting the Tamil circle of relatives to stick would inspir...More..

Police say no explanation yet for Texas shooting frenzy
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Police say no explanation yet for Texas shooting frenzy

Police shot and killed Ator after a shooting rampage in a 15-mile stretch between the sister cities of Midland and Odessa when they tried to pull him over for a driving violation. The wounded 17-month-old was a...More..

Dorian Now Cat 5, Threat to Florida Increases
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Dorian Now Cat 5, Threat to Florida Increases

That proximity would bring tropical-storm-force winds to the broad stroke of the area and potentially hurricane-force winds along the coast. Hurricane Dorian had been threatening to strike the USA mainland, ...More..

Red Cross: Hurricane Dorian Destroys 13,000 Homes in Bahamas
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Red Cross: Hurricane Dorian Destroys 13,000 Homes in Bahamas

In some parts of Abaco, "you can not tell the difference as to the beginning of the street versus where the ocean begins", Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said . Low-lying island communities are believed to hav...More..

2nd LD Writethru: 9 dead in plane crash in Philippines
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

2nd LD Writethru: 9 dead in plane crash in Philippines

According to New Zealand news sources, the patient killed in the crash was from the Philippines and his name was Tom. Police stated two folks on the bottom have been injured within the crash and rushed to...More..

Disney Cruise staff shelters in Bahamas as Dorian rolls over
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Disney Cruise staff shelters in Bahamas as Dorian rolls over

Green has since deleted her Twitter account. Disney said that its staff on the Bahamas' Castaway Cay are safe as Hurricane Dorian pummeled the island chain. The woman then asked her: "Why risk the lives...More..

Hong Kong protesters block roads near airport
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Hong Kong protesters block roads near airport

The European Union's diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini said the developments were "extremely worrying", while US President Donald Trump said his economic pressure on China was forcing Beijing to take a mo...More..

Knife attack kills 1, injures 9 near Lyon; suspect detained
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Knife attack kills 1, injures 9 near Lyon; suspect detained

A suspect has been taken into custody. Final Might, a parcel bomb in entrance of a baker's store in central Lyon left 14 individuals barely injured. Three people remained in critical condition after the att...More..

USA special envoy shares peace deal draft with Afghan president
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

USA special envoy shares peace deal draft with Afghan president

The discussions are significant because the Afghan government has been largely sidelined from talks until now, though any eventual deal would require the Taliban to talk to Ghani, whom they view as a U.S. The T...More..

Poland Marks 80th Anniversary of Most Devastating War in Human History
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Poland Marks 80th Anniversary of Most Devastating War in Human History

Polish president Andrzej Duda and German president Frank-Walter Steinmeier, alongside local officials and residents, including survivors of the bombings, observed a minute of silence in memory of an estimated 2...More..

Anti Merkel far-right AfD surges in east German state polls
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Anti Merkel far-right AfD surges in east German state polls

The results represent a blow to Merkel's ruling coalition with the SPD, and will be viewed as a victory for the AfD, which took 27.5% of votes in Saxony and 23.5% in Brandenburg - a significant increase on stat...More..

Five killed, around 21 injured in Texas shooting
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Five killed, around 21 injured in Texas shooting

Odessa and Midland police and sheriff's deputies surround the area behind Cinergy in Odessa, Texas , Saturday , Aug. 31, 2019, after reports of shootings . The gunman then fired at police, wounding two ...More..

by | Monday, September 02, 2019

United States cyberattack hurt Iranian capability to target oil tankers in Persian Gulf

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday the United States must observe the 2015 nuclear deal and stop engaging in " economic terrorism " against the Iranian people if Washington w...More..

Trump defends sharing failed Iran rocket launch photo
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Trump defends sharing failed Iran rocket launch photo

He also tweeted a high-resolution picture of the location, with annotations pointing to damaged vehicles and the launch gantry. The United States has criticized Iran's space program as a cover for ballistic...More..

Saudi-led coalition bombs Yemen prison, scores killed
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Saudi-led coalition bombs Yemen prison, scores killed

It sent medical teams and hundreds of body bags to Dhamar. "We have seen now under the ruble that there are still many, many dead bodies that its very, very hard to extract", said Rauchenstein. "The explosion...More..

New Texas laws loosening gun control draw outrage after Odessa shooting
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

New Texas laws loosening gun control draw outrage after Odessa shooting

HB 177 prevents people from being charged for carrying a handgun without a license while evacuating from or returning to an area during a disaster and gives disaster shelters the option to accommodate evacuees ...More..

Woman Who Drowned Called 911 for Help, Got Scolded
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Woman Who Drowned Called 911 for Help, Got Scolded

She wept and asked when help would arrive. Baker believes that even though the incident is being investigated , Reneau would've likely been able to keep her job. Stevens screamed. She said couldn't breath...More..

Heightened security in Boston for Straight Pride Parade
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Heightened security in Boston for Straight Pride Parade

Police in Boston were gearing up for possible clashes Saturday between " Straight Pride Parade " demonstrators supportive of President Donald Trump and counter-protesters who accuse them of being homophobic a...More..

Hong Kong protesters target airport but planes are running
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Hong Kong protesters target airport but planes are running

Monday's strike name comes with the town nonetheless recovering from a weekend of clashes that noticed not less than a dozen flights cancelled Sunday after protesters blocked routes to the airport. Airport au...More..

USA blacklists Iranian oil tanker accused of skirting sanctions on Syria
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

USA blacklists Iranian oil tanker accused of skirting sanctions on Syria

Experts note the crew of a vessel can input any destination in the AIS system and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters in Norway during a trip to Oslo that the vessel is actually headed towa...More..

Trump attacks Fox News, but the network remains silent
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Trump attacks Fox News, but the network remains silent

President Donald Trump said in a message on Twitter that Fox News has let people down by giving the Democrats a platform to promote themselves and that his supporters should look for a new news outlet. Fox ...More..

Maha: Death toll in chemical unit explosion mounts to 13
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Maha: Death toll in chemical unit explosion mounts to 13

The cause of the explosion was not immediately known. The magnitude of the explosion was so intense that buildings in surrounding villages shook. The condition of four injured workers was serious. "Saddened to ...More..

Pope says got stuck in Vatican lift, freed by fireman
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Pope says got stuck in Vatican lift, freed by fireman

Pope Francis swings a thurible of incense as he celebrates the Palm Sunday mass on April 14, 2019 at St. Peter's square in the Vatican. "I was trapped in a lift for 25 minutes, there was a power outtage but t...More..

Teen Climate Activist Thunberg Leads Rally at UN
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Teen Climate Activist Thunberg Leads Rally at UN

Thunberg's lonely protest outside the Swedish parliament building last August, and her persistent activism in the months since, sparked a wave of youth-led climate demonstrations across the world and inspired t...More..

Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5 million for the relief of Amazon fires
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5 million for the relief of Amazon fires

Mr Macron had questioned the Brazilian President's trustworthiness and commitment to environmental safeguards in a sharply personal dispute between the two leaders. Also Thursday, Bolivia said it will ask for m...More..

Iran's Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Iran's Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

Satellite images picked up evidence that a launchpad in Iran's space centre had been charred by an explosion. Reuters quoted an Iranian official as saying on condition of anonymity the same day that the i...More..

Yemeni separatists arrest dozens of government loyalists in Aden
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Yemeni separatists arrest dozens of government loyalists in Aden

Yemen's Defense Ministry said that more than 300 people were killed and wounded by UAE air strikes on Aden and Abyan Province. Clashes between members of the Southern Transitional Council (STC) and governmen...More..

Juul announces strict age-verification system to combat teen vaping
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Juul announces strict age-verification system to combat teen vaping

Juul also backs federal legislation to raise the minimum age to purchase all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, to 21 nationwide. Juul also announced this week that it will be investing over $100 million...More..

DOJ Inspector General: Comey Set
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

DOJ Inspector General: Comey Set "Dangerous Example" With Memo to Friend

Comey is relying on the fact that his memos were not found to have contained classified or sensitive information until after he gave the information to the New York Times . The report concluded "that ...More..

Protests staged as PM's Brexit plan faces mounting opposition
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Protests staged as PM's Brexit plan faces mounting opposition

If the prorogation happens as expected, Parliament will be closed for 23 working days. Mr Johnson, the face of Brexit for many Britons, has staked his political future on taking Britain out of the European Un...More..

French cops detain man after knife attack kills 1, injures 9
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

French cops detain man after knife attack kills 1, injures 9

The reasons for the attack were still not clear. Of the eight people wounded in the attack, three were in a critical condition, said the prosecutor's office. The official told The Associated Press that poli...More..

Georgia theme park offers free admission to Hurricane Dorian evacuees
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Georgia theme park offers free admission to Hurricane Dorian evacuees

Powerful winds will lash the Florida coast as early as Sunday night and could blow fiercely up the east-coast of the state well into Wednesday morning. While the track has shifted, the Florida governor is con...More..