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Is The Threat From Theresa May’s Brexit Hardliners Over?

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For now, the DUP says it will back her as long as she renegotiates the backstop - even if European Union leaders have warned this will not happen. She has seen off a threat tonight but it is only one battle in the Brexit war. Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey said: "I will be supporting Theresa May to continue as leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister in today's vote". Read More »

Brexit Secretary: Crunch commons vote to go ahead amid criticism and protests

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Steve Baker, one of the leaders of the Conservative hard Brexit European Research Group, said the postponement was "essentially a defeat" of May's Brexit deal. Whichever option she chooses, analysts say May's government is weakened - perhaps fatally. The main sticking point is a "backstop" provision in the Brexit agreement that aims to guarantee an open border between European Union member Ireland and the U.K.'s Northern Ireland post-Brexit. Read More »

British PM May to face vote of no confidence

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A simple majority of all lawmakers could also topple her government with a vote of no confidence, with some opposition MPs calling for such a move in parliament Monday. If several candidates come forward, a secret vote is held among Conservative MPs to whittle down the field. Rutte has said repeatedly that the 27 European Union member states are united in their approach to Brexit and reiterated last month, after the deal was signed by European Union ministers that it is the "best we can ... Read More »

Paris police fire tear gas on protesters

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For the fourth weekend in a row, protesters gathered along the iconic Champs-Elysees boulevard, with some hurling projectiles at police who responded with tear gas, water cannons and stun grenades. "The troublemakers can only be effective when they disguise themselves as yellow vests". The Élysée Palace has now said Macron will speak to the French on Monday night. Read More »

Rep. Mark Meadows Under Consideration for Trump Chief of Staff

Ayers, Axios reported , will run Trump's outside group, America First, after leaving the administration. Trump is reportedly set to decide on a replacement by the end of the year, which corresponds to Kelly's scheduled departure. Trump says in a tweet that he'll be making a decision "soon". In a November interview with Fox News , Trump said he and Kelly "get along well", but didn't promise that he would remain in his current position through 2020, as he had said in July. Read More »

China summons Canada envoy over detention of Huawei exec Meng Wanzhou

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In this courtroom sketch, CFO Meng Wanzhou of Huawei Technologies, in green, sits beside a translator during Friday's bail hearing at the provincial British Columbia Supreme Court in Vancouver. Should a judge agree to extradite Meng, she would have multiple chances to appeal the decision. The allegation against Meng came in a packed Vancouver courtroom during a hearing on whether she should be released on bail before an extradition process. Read More »

Comey set for closed-door interview with House Republicans

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NY congressman Jerrold Nadler, the top Democrat on the judiciary panel, said as he walked into the Comey interview that he will end this investigation when Democrats take the House majority in January. Comey added: "Let's have a hearing and invite everyone to see". Comey was on the Hill after backing down in his effort to fight a subpoena to force him to testify. Read More »

Documents Show Facebook Using User Data as Leverage

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By sending all internet use by apps on users' iPhones via Facebook's servers the company was able to identify popular apps, the UK Guardian newspaper reported . Britain's Damian Collins signs an agreed declaration of principles on disinformation and fake news at the beginning of a press conference in London , November 27, 2018. Read More »

Rudy Giuliani's Twitter typo gives rise to anti-Trump site

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The G-20 reference inadvertently created a URL , which was promptly purchased and redirected to a site that says: " Donald J. Trump is a traitor to our country ". His "evidence" for this was the fact that the second time in that same tweet where he made the same "no space after a period" typo - creating "Helsinki.Either" - it did not turn into a link. Read More »

Mark Fitzpatrick: Iran missile test not a 'violation' of UNSCR 2231

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The US pulled out of the deal in May this year, accusing Iran of violating the terms of the deal by continuing its missile development and of threatening regional stability. Iran says its missile program is purely defensive but has threatened to disrupt oil shipments through the Strait of Hormuz in the Gulf, if the United States tries to strangle Iranian oil exports. Read More »

Brian Mulroney remembers George HW Bush as 'a great friend of Canada'

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Bush and give thanks for his great long life of service, love and friendship". Only one other US president, John Adams, had a son who also became president. Instead of joining his father in banking upon graduation from Yale University, Bush headed to bleak west Texas to break into the rough-and-tumble oil business. Read More »

White officer indicted for murder in killing of black man

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Guyger was initially charged with manslaughter in the days after the September 6 shooting. When asked by reporters why the jury chose to indict Guyger for murder instead of manslaughter, Johnson said that her prosecutors had presented all the evidence based on more than 300 interviews with witnesses and fully explained the law to the jurors. Read More »

Angela Merkel's Plane in Emergency Landing after Technical Glitch

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A back-up government plane was meanwhile being sent to Argentina for Merkel's return flight. The aircraft still had the majority of its fuel so it was heavier than normal when it landed, causing the brakes to overheat. It was met on the tarmac by fire engines, DPA said, adding that the captain told the passengers the plane would have to turn back as a technical problem was disrupting several electrical systems. Read More »

Senate defies Trump, showing anger with Saudis for Khashoggi

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Human Rights Watch accuses the prince of war crimes in Yemen and responsibility for the gruesome slaying of newspaper columnist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last month. And Lindsey Graham, the South Carolina Republican who is often strongly allied with Trump, voted to move forward with the resolution and said he would insist on a briefing from Haspel. Read More »

G20 Summit Opens In Argentina Amid Ukraine Crisis

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The target was clear, as Trump - who canceled a planned meeting with Putin in Buenos Aires - tears up the stability promoted by the G20 powers when they first convened in November 2008 in the grip of financial crisis. In the G20 summit , an issue like the global economy, sustainable development, fugitive economic offenders and climate change will be discussed. Read More »

Kremlin Says Putin, Trump Will Meet on Sidelines of G-20

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Kiev is banking on its Western allies to provide military support to contain Russian Federation, which it says is preparing to invade its territory by land. "Witch hunt" is the term the president routinely uses to denigrate Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 campaign and whether or not there was coordination with Trump's campaign, which the president has repeatedly denied. Read More »

Residential neighborhoods of Aleppo fired chemical weapons, more than 100 injured

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Around 100 Syrians have been hospitalised with breathing difficulties in Aleppo, state media and a monitor said Sunday, after allegations rebels fired "toxic gas" on the regime-held city the previous day. The Syrian regime and its Russian ally are threatening an offensive to retake the northwestern province of Idlib, Syria's last rebel bastion. "We cannot know the kinds of gases but we suspected chlorine and treated patients on this basis because of the symptoms", said Zaher Batal, head of ... Read More »

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition

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Irineo Mujica, who has accompanied the migrants for weeks as part of the aid group Pueblo Sin Fronteras, said the aim of Sunday's march toward the Mexico-US border was to make the migrants' plight more visible to both governments. ports of entry, the Post report said. "If for any reason it becomes necessary, we will CLOSE our Southern Border", Trump posted. On Friday, Tijuana's mayor, Juan Manuel Gastlum, declared a humanitarian crisis in his city of 1.6 million, which he said was ... Read More »

Man shoots woman to death in Ocala Walmart, still at large

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The woman screamed during the apparently physical altercation and employees called 911 and tried to intervene. The suspect rode away from the store on a bike wearing an orange vest and brown shorts, the Ocala StarBanner reports. Ballard told the newspaper that the pair had been arguing all day Saturday because he wanted to get back together and she did not. The man is in custody and suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Read More »

3 people shot at Galleria in Hoover, gunman dead

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Our news partner AL.com reports that multiple people were injured in a shooting at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover on Thanksgiving night. Joiner said she heard six or seven shots and was ordered, along with some other shoppers, into a supply closet for cover. Read More »

Latest Colorado Weather Forecast: Two Storms Heading For Colorado

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AccuWeather is predicting a low of 15 and a high of 24 in Boston on Thanksgiving Day . 'A stronger wave of low pressure will likely impact the area later tonight into Tuesday with accumulating snow across northern MA. After the snow Tuesday and Wednesday , the weather service said the rest of the holiday week is looking like it will be dry and cold. Strong winds gust to near 40 miles per hour most of the day meaning any amount of snow will cause issue with visibility and road conditions. Read More »

Netanyahu says ‘unnecessary and wrong’ to call snap Israeli polls

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Minutes before Netanyahu addressed the nation on prime time television, Jewish Home leader an Education Minister Naftali Bennett and his deputy, Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked, said they would be holding a press conference at 10 a.m. Aumann told Bennett to forget about game theory and that "the country's security is above all". "We are in the middle of a military campaign, and you don't abandon a campaign to play politics", Netanyahu said. Read More »