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May vows to see Brexit through, despite wave of resignations and party acrimony - Washington Post
LONDON — Following an early-morning volley of devastating resignations from her cabinet over her Brexit plans, Prime Minister Theresa May told Parliament on Thursday afternoon that Britain will leave the European Union in March, deal or no deal.
US sanctions 17 Saudi nationals over Jamal Khashoggi's killing - USA TODAY
The United States sanctioned 17 Saudi Arabian nationals Thursday in connection with the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The announcement came hours after Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor said he will seek the death penalty for five suspects ...
Pentagon: Number of troops at border has 'pretty much peaked' at 5800 - The Hill
The number of active-duty U.S. military personnel at the southern border has “pretty much peaked” at roughly 5,800 troops, a top Pentagon official said Thursday. President Trump · Donald John TrumpMeet the lawyer Democrats call when it's recount time ...
USTR says next tranche of US tariffs on imports from China on hold: FT - Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has told some industry executives that another round of tariffs on Chinese imports has been put on hold as the two nations pursue talks, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, citing ...
Macron shoots back at Trump: 'I do not do policy' on Twitter - The Hill
French President Emmanuel Macron responded to President Trump · Donald John TrumpMeet the lawyer Democrats call when it's recount time Avenatti denies domestic violence allegations: 'I have never struck a woman' Trump names handbag designer as ...
Oxford Dictionaries' Word Of The Year Is A Tragically Apt Summary Of 2018 - HuffPost
There is a noxious air about Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year 2018 ― “toxic.” The British publisher, in announcing the choice, revealed “a 45 percent rise in the number of times” the word — which it defines as “poisonous” — was searched for in ...
Netanyahu faces snap election calls after defense minister quits - Reuters
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced calls on Thursday from his coalition partners to hold an early election, a day after the defense minister's resignation left the government with a razor-thin majority. FILE PHOTO ...
Pence, Putin And Bolton Have 'Informal Conversation' At Asian Summit In Singapore - NPR
Vice President Pence and Russian President Vladimir Putin sat next to each other and chatted briefly Thursday at the East Asia Summit in Singapore, in a conversation that also included national security adviser John Bolton. Pence and Putin "discussed ...
Monkey snatches 12-day-old baby from mother's arms, fatally bites him - Fox News
A 12-day-old baby in India was snatched from his mother's arms and killed by a monkey in search of food, the latest attack in what's becoming an increasing primate problem in certain areas of the country. The newborn baby was reportedly in his mother's ...