Britain's Brexit talks with European Union on verge of collapse

The unnamed offer claimed she had told Boris Johnson that Northern Eire would favor to live contained within the EU's customs union if he wanted a deal . While Berlin had not given up hope, she said the chances of a no-deal exit were rising agai... More..

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Two people killed in shooting in eastern Germany; police arrest one suspect
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Two people killed in shooting in eastern Germany; police arrest one suspect

The Bild and Mitteldeutsche Zeitung newspapers reported that the shooting took place near a synagogue. The police warned residents to stay in their homes as the attacker was still on the run. Police said ...More..

Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy and obliterate’ Turkey’s economy over Syria
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy and obliterate’ Turkey’s economy over Syria

For Turkey, which views Kurdish YPG fighters in northeast Syria as terrorists due to their ties to militants waging an insurgency inside Turkey, an influx of non-Kurdish Syrians would help it secure a buffer ag...More..

International Monetary Fund and World Bank's New Leaders Warn of Deteriorating Global Outlook
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

International Monetary Fund and World Bank's New Leaders Warn of Deteriorating Global Outlook

The research takes into account the US's planned tariffs on Chinese imports. "Global trade voice has arrive to a advance standstill", she warned. "In 2019, we expect slower growth in almost 90 percent of th...More..

Boris Johnson to seek Supreme Court ruling on no-deal Brexit
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Boris Johnson to seek Supreme Court ruling on no-deal Brexit

It comes as talks between London and Brussels are breaking down, with Downing Street sources saying a deal is essentially impossible. "At stake is the future of Europe and the United Kingdom as well as the ...More..

Pilots sue Boeing over 737 MAX grounding
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Pilots sue Boeing over 737 MAX grounding

Before the crashes, the plane accounted for almost 70% of Boeing's overall commercial aircraft deliveries, and 30% of its total operating profit. According to SWAPA, the lawsuit says "that SWAPA pilots ag...More..

Police arrest climate action protesters blocking Bloor Viaduct
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Police arrest climate action protesters blocking Bloor Viaduct

Julie Hotchkiss, a senior NHS worker from Appley Bridge, was taken into custody by police in Westminster on Tuesday morning. He also warned young people who planned to be arrested that doing so could compro...More..

F-16 jet crashes over western Germany
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

F-16 jet crashes over western Germany

Base spokeswoman Angela Watson confirmed the plane crashed around 3pm local time on Tuesday and the pilot, who was taken to hospital with minor injuries, was safe. "The pilot ejected safely and has been recover...More..

Crackdown announced after Alec Baldwin falls for tour ‘scam’
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Crackdown announced after Alec Baldwin falls for tour ‘scam’

The "Tours R Us" ticket shown on the 61-year-old actor's social media says a free shuttle bus is offered to Liberty Park, New Jersey, and Baldwin's not happy about it. After all the misdirection, Baldwin's fami...More..

Korean Fishermen After Boat Collision
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Korean Fishermen After Boat Collision

The collision occurred in waters some 350 kilometres northwest of Noto peninsula in Ishikawa prefecture in central Japan , Nohara said. Taku Eto, Japan's minister of agriculture, said the North Korean boat...More..

Arrested, 2 Other Suspects Identified in Shooting Death of Joshua Brown
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Arrested, 2 Other Suspects Identified in Shooting Death of Joshua Brown

Jean, a 26-year-old accountant, was killed when Guyger said she mistakenly walked into his apartment, one floor above her unit, and mistook him for a burglar. One of the suspects took Brown's backpack and gun...More..

Physics Nobel awarded for exoplanet and cosmological discoveries
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Physics Nobel awarded for exoplanet and cosmological discoveries

He discovered key aspects of how cells sense and adapt to changing oxygen levels through his studies of a protein that is impaired in the hereditary cancer, von Hippel-Lindau ( VHL ) disease . "I was not...More..

Carrie Lam Teases Chinese Takeover of Hong Kong Protests
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Carrie Lam Teases Chinese Takeover of Hong Kong Protests

Hong Kong was virtually locked down over the three-day holiday weekend, with the majority of subway stops closed. Lam refused to comment on rumors that she might use her new emergency powers to shut down Int...More..

Vaping linked to 19 deaths in the United States
by | Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Vaping linked to 19 deaths in the United States

Schuchat did acknowledge that in two states - IL and Wisconsin - most of the individuals with vaping associated injuries had reportedly "gotten their THC-containing products from informal sources off the street...More..

U.S. blacklists 8 Chinese tech companies over human rights issues
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

U.S. blacklists 8 Chinese tech companies over human rights issues

These entities have been involved "in the implementation of China's campaign of repression, mass arbitrary detention, and high-technology surveillance", the Commerce Department said.The move was announced j...More..

Americans Kaelin and Semenza, Briton Ratcliffe win 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Americans Kaelin and Semenza, Briton Ratcliffe win 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine

Using theoretical tools and calculations, Peebles was able to interpret trace radiation from the infancy of the universe and so discover new physical processes, the academy said. "When I started working in this...More..

Rudy Giuliani invited to testify about Ukraine
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Rudy Giuliani invited to testify about Ukraine

Giuliani has drawn massive scrutiny over his media tours in defense of the president, the latest of which, he used to proclaim Trump has "every right" to ask foreign powers to investigate Biden. Giuliani ...More..

China says it supports Pakistan in safeguarding its independent sovereignty
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

China says it supports Pakistan in safeguarding its independent sovereignty

Khan is now on an official visit to China where he addressed the Council for Promotion of International Trade. Reacting to the write-up, the government official said the report carried "baseless self-create...More..

Elephant Calf Falls Over a Waterfall, Rescue Turns Tragic
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Elephant Calf Falls Over a Waterfall, Rescue Turns Tragic

Another five elephant carcasses have been discovered downstream from a waterfall where the bodies of six others were found on the weekend. It is thought the animals may have been trying to save a baby elephan...More..

Article image US detained nearly one million migrants in 12 months
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Article image US detained nearly one million migrants in 12 months

Acting Customs and Border Patrol Commissioner Mark Morgan said the United States must rely on Congress, and not other nations, to develop "durable, meaningful solutions" to stop migrants from entering the U.S. ...More..

'Miracle' dog rescued from rubble in Bahamas month after Hurricane Dorian
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

'Miracle' dog rescued from rubble in Bahamas month after Hurricane Dorian

Then, the drone operated by Florida-based shelter Big Dog Ranch Rescue sensed heat. Kraus said that while giving Miracle his well-earned name was a "joint effort", it was Big Dog Ranch Rescue's founder ...More..

WashPost: House Dems Discuss Remote Location for Whistleblower Testimony
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

WashPost: House Dems Discuss Remote Location for Whistleblower Testimony

Members may also be censured. During that conversation, Trump asked Zelensky whether officials could look into why a Ukranian prosecutor was sacked while they were investigating an energy company upon which ...More..

Lam says in control of Hong Kong, but no options ruled out
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Lam says in control of Hong Kong, but no options ruled out

She appealed to property developers and landlords to offer relief to retailers whose businesses had been hit. Hong Kong's government says the number of such visitors between October 1 and 6 - holidays for t...More..

Most memorable moments from the 2019 Canadian Leader's Debate
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Most memorable moments from the 2019 Canadian Leader's Debate

While the other leaders and moderators kept calling Singh "Mr. Scheer" many Canadians continued to wonder how the mistake could happen a few times. Singh seems to have mentioned health care the most compared to...More..

U.S. blacklists 28 Chinese entities over
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

U.S. blacklists 28 Chinese entities over "brutal" Xinjiang abuses

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced the move Monday, restricting U.S. companies from exporting products to the blacklisted entities - which include Hikvision, one of the world's largest suppliers of vid...More..

Harry Dunn: PM calls for return of USA diplomat's wife to UK
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Harry Dunn: PM calls for return of USA diplomat's wife to UK

It is believed to have been driven by Ms Sacoolas who left the country soon after. Now, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has asked the U.S.to reconsider the diplomatic immunity of Anne Sacoolas, 42. "...More..

Trio win medicine Nobel for work on how cells adapt to oxygen
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Trio win medicine Nobel for work on how cells adapt to oxygen

Sir Peter Ratcliffe is based at the Francis Crick Institute in the UK, William Kaelin , at Harvard in the U.S. and Gregg Semenza at John Hopkins University in the US. So far, 25 Africans have won the Nobel...More..

President Trump Signs Trade Deal with Japan at White House
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

President Trump Signs Trade Deal with Japan at White House

US President Donald Trump on Monday hailed a banner day for American farmers, announcing two trade agreements with Japan that he said would deepen economic ties in agriculture and digital commerce. Trade Repr...More..

Arcuri Refuses to Say If She Had Intimate Relations With Johnson
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Arcuri Refuses to Say If She Had Intimate Relations With Johnson

Ms Arcuri was reportedly given £126,000 in public money and privileged access to three foreign trade missions led by Mr Johnson while he was in City Hall. "And categorically more important, Boris never ever gav...More..

Families learn importance of fire safety at Port Colborne station
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Families learn importance of fire safety at Port Colborne station

We strongly encourage children, teens, adults and seniors to learn important fire safety tips and find ways to incorporate fire prevention into their daily routines to ensure that they have the knowledge and to...More..

Ukraine president denies being pressured by Trump to probe Biden
by | Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Ukraine president denies being pressured by Trump to probe Biden

In an op-ed article in The Washington Post , Biden said Trump was "frantically pushing flat-out lies, debunked conspiracy theories and smears against me and my family, no doubt hoping to undermine my candida...More..

Pennsylvania groom charged with sexually assaulting bridesmaid before wedding
by | Monday, October 07, 2019

Pennsylvania groom charged with sexually assaulting bridesmaid before wedding

After police reviewed the video, Carney changed his story, admitting he'd grabbed the woman by the arms and pulled her into the locker room. The bride walked in on this, officers said. We never did do it but wo...More..

Scottish court rejects order to force British PM to seek Brexit extension
by | Monday, October 07, 2019

Scottish court rejects order to force British PM to seek Brexit extension

The UK's proposal leaves it up to a joint EU-UK committee to work out how to avoid customs checks and infrastructure near the Irish border once there are two customs territories and sets of rules on the islan...More..

Paris attacker showed signs of radicalisation
by | Monday, October 07, 2019

Paris attacker showed signs of radicalisation

The knife attack unfolded just after midday on Thursday when the attacker, on the first floor of the police headquarters, used a kitchen knife to stab three male police officers, before taking the stairs down...More..

Taliban releases 3 Indian nationals abducted in Afghanistan previous year
by | Monday, October 07, 2019

Taliban releases 3 Indian nationals abducted in Afghanistan previous year

Among the Taliban figures freed were the group's shadow governors for northeastern Kunar province and southwestern Nimroz province, Sheikh Abdul Rahim and Maulvi Rashid, the officials said. One of them was rele...More..