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UK Official Opposition Supports A Second Brexit Referendum

UK Official Opposition Supports A Second Brexit Referendum Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay, who voted against the Government motion requesting an Article 50 extension, indicated he would prefer a no-deal departure from the bloc to a long delay. The move in Brussels may help Prime Minister Theresa May as she seeks to win support for her Brexit deal. "The legal default is that we leave on March 29 and all we have to do is hold out until then and... [Full Article...]

New Zealand mosque shooting: 'pray for God's peace'

New Zealand mosque shooting: 'pray for God's peace' Police said a man in his 20s is in custody and has been charged with murder . He confirmed media reports that the gunman, who identified himself as Brenton Tarrant and mowed down worshippers in two mosques in the southern New Zealand city of Christchurch, was an Australian-born citizen. [Full Article...]

British MPs vote to seek extension for Brexit

British MPs vote to seek extension for Brexit Any delay in the Brexit process would require the unanimous approval of all 27 remaining European Union member states - and leaders in the bloc are exasperated at the events in London . Lidington said the delay could end up being more than a year, if no deal is agreed in the next few days. But we won't really know for sure until we get a formal statement from the government about forthcomin... [Full Article...]

Barrasso: Republicans Against Trump Order Want Border Security

Barrasso: Republicans Against Trump Order Want Border Security President Donald Trump returns to the Oval Office after speaking in the Rose Garden at the White House, on February 15. But for those who broke from party ranks to vote for the termination resolution, the president said they were "doing what they have to do", adding that he did not pressure them for their vote. [Full Article...]

Young Alabamians push for action on climate change

Young Alabamians push for action on climate change The Youth Climate Strike will take place in more than 130 cities in the USA, and in 90 countries. The strikes have gained prominence and visibility in recent months across Europe, culminating with Thunberg's nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize earlier this week. [Full Article...]

Boeing promised software fix last year, but airlines are still waiting

Boeing promised software fix last year, but airlines are still waiting One Rwandan national, Jackson Musoni, who works with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees in Darfur, Sudan, was aboard the ill-fated plane and also perished in the accident. The 737 was the best-selling model in the aviation industry and was the top earner for Boeing . "Currently, we are working with our airline partners to store aircraft here at YYC", said Fiest. [Full Article...]

Brexit chaos: UK MPs reject Theresa May’s deal AGAIN

Brexit chaos: UK MPs reject Theresa May’s deal AGAIN Today (12 March), UK parliament will vote on whether to accept May's Brexit deal or not. If the backstop comes into force and talks on the future relationship break down, May said the unilateral declaration would make clear there was nothing to stop London from moving to leave the backstop. [Full Article...]

Pelosi says Trump is 'just not worth' impeaching

Pelosi says Trump is 'just not worth' impeaching Former President Bill Clinton signed in to law what was considered a major welfare reform in The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996. Green said he's just acting as his conscience dictates, telling Fox News' Neil Cavuto , "We should not allow political expediency--wait until the next election--to trump the moral imperative to act when there is harm being caus... [Full Article...]

Israeli police assault worshippers in Al-Aqsa

Israeli police assault worshippers in Al-Aqsa Tensions in the holy compound in Jerusalem , part of the eastern sector of the city captured by Israel in a 1967 war, have risen in recent weeks after the site's Muslim administrators reopened a mosque sealed by Israel during a Palestinian uprising in 2003. [Full Article...]

Gunned down Gambino crime boss 'lured outside by fake vehicle accident'

Gunned down Gambino crime boss 'lured outside by fake vehicle accident' Police are now investigating the matter and have yet to arrest anyone in connection. According to NBC New York , federal prosecutors in Brooklyn had described him as the underboss of the Gambino crime syndicate and was related through marriage to the Inzerillo family in Sicily. [Full Article...]

Boeing prepares for MAX 737 jets sitting outside factory as deliveries halted

Boeing prepares for MAX 737 jets sitting outside factory as deliveries halted All Boeing 737 Max-8 and 9 planes will continue to be grounded until May after the catastrophic Ethiopian Airlines crash, the US Federal Aviation Administration said. "Big families, a lot of people and the full Israeli nation is waiting for these remains, and we will not go out of Ethiopia until we find the remains to bury them", Biton said. [Full Article...]

Senate Expected to Disapprove Trump’s National Emergency Declaration

Senate Expected to Disapprove Trump’s National Emergency Declaration Barring a last-minute deal on some other face-saving measure, up to a dozen Republicans could join all Senate Democrats in voting to send the disapproval resolution to Trump's desk, setting up the first veto of his presidency. The bill would also give Congress the power to limit or amend the scope of any emergency declaration, and require the president to report how exactly his emergency powers ar... [Full Article...]

Highland MP renews calls for a People's Vote on European Union membership

Highland MP renews calls for a People's Vote on European Union membership The EU said no deal plans were "more important than ever" after the defeat. Under a temporary scheme 87% of imports by value would be eligible for zero-tariff access - up from 80% at present. THE future of Brexit was thrown into deeper uncertainty as Theresa May suffered another crushing defeat in the Commons last night. Some of her colleagues around the Cabinet table think it shows she has... [Full Article...]

Pell's 6-Year Prison Sentence Criticised By Abuse Survivors And Advocates

Pell's 6-Year Prison Sentence Criticised By Abuse Survivors And Advocates The top Catholic was convicted in December, but the verdict was suppressed from being made public by a court order until February 26, when further child sex offence charges against Pell dating back to the 1970s were dropped. Pell described the allegations at the time as "vile and disgusting conduct" that went against everything he believed in. But prosecutors dropped the second set of charges a ... [Full Article...]

Collapsed building:12 killed, 42 in hospital as rescue operation continues

Collapsed building:12 killed, 42 in hospital as rescue operation continues Ambode, who got to the scene of the incident at about 2:42pm, described the incident as unfortunate, however, appealing to residents to allow rescue operators the space to carry out their operations without any hindrance, so as to rescue more children still trapped under the rubbles. [Full Article...]

Paul Manafort Indicted in New York After Federal Sentencing

Paul Manafort Indicted in New York After Federal Sentencing Donald Trump's former campaign chief Paul Manafort has been jailed for 43 more months on charges stemming from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation. She gave him credit for the nine months he has already spent in prison, reducing the term facing him to 81 months - a little under seven years. Jackson could have given Manafort up to 10 years in prison in the Washin... [Full Article...]

Pelosi is right: Dems can't impeach Trump. She should explain that honestly

Pelosi is right: Dems can't impeach Trump. She should explain that honestly Curiosity-wise unfit", the California congresswoman spent a lot of time discussing how little time she actually spends thinking about him. But Ms Pelosi also said that she does not believe Mr Trump is up to the job of running the country. [Full Article...]

USA to Germany: We’ll cut intelligence sharing over Chinese 5G help

USA to Germany: We’ll cut intelligence sharing over Chinese 5G help The threat was made by Richard Grenell, the United States ambassador to Germany, writing to economics minister Peter Altmaier, according to the Wall Street Journal . "The Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy has indeed received a letter", German embassy in DC spokesman Matthias Wehler told CNN . The U.S. [Full Article...]

Korea Remain, Kim’s Economic Development Goals May Recede

Korea Remain, Kim’s Economic Development Goals May Recede Other satellite images show increased vehicle activities at a separate North Korean facility used to manufacture missiles, and rockets for satellite launches. But his insistence that the USA would not lift sanctions until complete denuclearisation was achieved was greeted with scepticism by the Washington audience, which pressed him repeatedly with questions on whether the Trump administration... [Full Article...]

State Sen. continues push to have Daylight Saving Time permanent

State Sen. continues push to have Daylight Saving Time permanent Why do we celebrate Daylight Savings Time? . In the USA, where it is practised everywhere except in Hawaii and most of Arizona, it starts this year on March 10 and ends on November 3, when clocks will be set back to the original times . [Full Article...]


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