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People Warwick and Leamington MP will vote against
Author: 0 Warwick and Leamington MP will vote against "catastrophic" no deal Brexit

He then told Radio 5 Live that Theresa May has not allowed discussion of "alternative compromises" and "never been allowed to debate and vote on anything other than her deal". Under the no deal plan revealed this morning, 87 per cent of products would be subject to zero tariffs in an effort to stop price spikes and kick-start trade with Britain from across the world.

People Ethiopian Airlines crash: 8 Americans among 157 killed
Author: 0 Ethiopian Airlines crash: 8 Americans among 157 killed

Ethiopian Airlines did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment. The FAA has refused to ground the Boeing 737 Max 8, leaving the USA in an increasingly small minority, the BBC reports. The new variant of the world's most-sold modern passenger aircraft was viewed as the likely workhorse for airlines for decades. "We don't yet know the exact cause of the accident, and speculation is not helpful in either way", Mr GebreMariam said, "but I think there are questions without ...

People Nancy Pelosi Says She Won't Bail Out Republicans On Emergency Disapproval Vote
Author: 0 Nancy Pelosi Says She Won't Bail Out Republicans On Emergency Disapproval Vote

Reality check: "There's really no way out of this", one GOP senator, skeptical of the talks between the White House and Republican senators, told CNN on Tuesday night. But approval of the resolution would highlight a clash in which Trump was being forced to protect his signature campaign promise by vetoing legislation sent to him by a Republican-led Senate.

People Jerusalem Police to reopen Temple Mount to worshipers on Wednesday
Author: 0 Jerusalem Police to reopen Temple Mount to worshipers on Wednesday

Riots between Palestinians and Israeli police broke out as worshipers already at the site were escorted out. Jordan , the custodian of the site, condemned its closure as "unacceptable". Bassem Abu Labda, an official from the Jerusalem Islamic Waqf which administers the site at the behest of the Jordanian monarchy, told The Times of Israel that mosque authorities "did not see any Molotov cocktail thrown at the police".

People Trump campaign ex-chief Manafort faces second sentencing
Author: 0 Trump campaign ex-chief Manafort faces second sentencing

Manafort, 69, had not showed any remorse at his sentencing in his other case last Thursday. Manafort appeared in a Washington, DC courtroom in a wheelchair on Wednesday, asking the judge for leniency. The prosecutor said Manafort took steps to hide his foreign lobbying work, laundered millions of dollars to fund a lavish lifestyle and then, while on house arrest, coached other witnesses to lie on his behalf.

People No-deal Brexit: Hard border in Ireland would still be inevitable
Author: 0 No-deal Brexit: Hard border in Ireland would still be inevitable

They have been created to ensure the politically sensitive border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland remains as porous as possible. Alongside these documents was a "unilateral declaration by the UK" which sets out "sovereign action" by which Britain could seek to have the backstop removed if talks break down.

People Iran's President Rouhani to make first official visit to Iraq
Author: 0 Iran's President Rouhani to make first official visit to Iraq

The United States "always seeks to create division", Rouhani said from the Iranian capital, Tehran, before his departure, the Tasnim news agency reported. Iran has accused Saudi Arabia, Israel and the U.S. for helping fund terrorist violence against them. "Without Iran and Iraq, the region won't be safe and stable, ' he added".

People Building collapses in Lagos, pupils trap in rubbles
Author: 0 Building collapses in Lagos, pupils trap in rubbles

Footage from the scene in Lagos shows at least one dust-covered boy being carried out of the rubble. Sani Datti, a spokesman with Nigeria's National Emergency Management Agency, told The Associated Press that officials from the agency and other emergency services were at the site.

People California Governor Newsom places moratorium on executions
Author: 0 California Governor Newsom places moratorium on executions

Newsom, who has been a vocal opponent of the death penalty, said that the system is a "failure" that "has discriminated against defendants who are mentally ill, black and brown, or can't afford legal representation". Newsom himself acknowledged before being elected governor that the voters have made a decision on the issue, and he said he would respect that. Butin order to have lasting impact, the reprieve should be used to find a more permanent solution, Durham says.

People New York Attorney General Opens Investigation into Major Trump Organization Projects
Author: 0 New York Attorney General Opens Investigation into Major Trump Organization Projects

During his testimony in Washington, Cohen produced documents to back up some of his claims - including an alleged hush-money check signed by Trump and a financial statement that Cohen said was fraudulent. Cohen provided lawmakers with copies of statements that were submitted to Deutsche Bank. Trump could theoretically face criminal bank fraud charges if prosecutors could prove Trump meant to deceive with financial statements and that the bank relied on those figures, said John Coffee, a law ...

People George Pell sentenced to 6 years jail
Author: 0 George Pell sentenced to 6 years jail

But the judge said Pell was "not to be made a scapegoat for any failings or perceived failings of the Catholic Church". An Australian judge has sentenced the most senior Catholic to be convicted of child sex abuse to 6 years in prison for molesting two choirboys in a Melbourne cathedral more than 20 years ago.

People Backed fighters make slow advance into Isis pocket in Syria
Author: 0 Backed fighters make slow advance into Isis pocket in Syria

Islamic State's final enclave in eastern Syria was pounded with air strikes and artillery on Monday in a US -backed assault aimed at wiping out the last shred of its territorial rule that once spanned a third of Syria and Iraq. Included in those fleeing the area are Yazidi men and women who have been held hostage by the militant group for years. It was not clear on Sunday how many fighters and civilians remained in the half-mile-square pocket under IS control in Baghouz.

People Statement by Lima Group on power outage in Venezuela
Author: 0 Statement by Lima Group on power outage in Venezuela

The overheating, say engineers, was likely caused by a forest fire. Although Caracas and the states of Miranda and Vargas - home to the country's worldwide airport and main port - had intermittent power, the western regions of Barinas, Tachira and Zulia remained without electricity.

People At Age 30, World Wide Web Is 'Not the Web We Wanted'
Author: 0 At Age 30, World Wide Web Is 'Not the Web We Wanted'

Berners-Lee believes users had found the web "not so pretty" recently. The World Wide Web is celebrating its 30 years of existence and enabling people to connect better on the internet. The Contract, which has been backed by companies like Google, Microsoft and Facebook, outlines a set of principles to which governments, companies and citizens should commit to, including free, affordable access to the internet and respect for consumers' privacy and personal data.

People White House defends Trump's claim that Cohen asked him for a pardon
Author: 0 White House defends Trump's claim that Cohen asked him for a pardon

When Sanders tried calling on another reporter, Acosta kept firing questions away, reminding the press secretary of when Trump said there were "fine people on both sides" following the Charlottesville protest where a white supremacist domestic terrorist plowed his vehicle into a crowd of people, killing one woman.

People 9-year-old Los Angeles area girl found in duffel bag ID’d
Author: 0 9-year-old Los Angeles area girl found in duffel bag ID’d

Officials said they detained two unidentified people as persons of interest in the girl's death. "She was so nice", Jones" sister Myumi told KTLA on Sunday. "I just want justice". Fighting back tears, he said although witnessing the scene was excruciating, her face appeared peaceful, as though she was sleeping.

People Guaidó pleads for foreign help to solve Venezuela power crisis
Author: 0 Guaidó pleads for foreign help to solve Venezuela power crisis

The country has been beset by a major power outage in recent days, and drivers wait in line for hours at the few gas stations that are still operational, NPR's Philip Reeves has reported . Pompeo wrote on Twitter on Monday. US citizens and government personnel have been advised to avoid areas of demonstrations and large gatherings, which have taken place throughout Venezuela for weeks as President Nicolás Maduro faces pressure from a USA -backed coalition to step down.

People Plane forced to turn around after Mother forgets baby at Airport
Author: 0 Plane forced to turn around after Mother forgets baby at Airport

The Saudi Arabian Airlines flight had to return at the Jeddah's King Abdulaziz International Airport after the Saudi mother boarded the flight leaving behind her baby at the airport. When the mother realized the pair hadn't made the flight, she insisted the plane turn round, Al Barrak claimed. "Due to language barrier, she used the word "FORGOT" when she was actually referring to "LEFT BEHIND" because she can't describe the situation at the moment as she was in panic", Camille Alexis ...

People US Threatens Germany With Halt to Intel Sharing Over Huawei Tech Use
Author: 0 US Threatens Germany With Halt to Intel Sharing Over Huawei Tech Use

But he said the use of untrusted vendors in allies' networks could raise questions about the integrity and confidentiality of sensitive communications within a country, and between that country and its allies. Last week Germany said it would not ban Huawei from its forthcoming 5G networks despite pressure from the US. The legal amendments are still being finalized within Germany's ruling coalition, a ministry spokesman said.

People Algeria's president bows to public pressure, won't seek 5th term
Author: 0 Algeria's president bows to public pressure, won't seek 5th term

Political sources said the military would nearly certainly play a leading role in the transition process, and was assessing three or four civilians who could be eligible to become leaders. The president has said the demonstrations could plunge the country into "chaos". The statement by Le Drian - who is now accompanying French President Emmanuel Macron on a visit to Djibouti - also hailed Bouteflika's decision to "take measures to renew Algeria's political system".

Author: 0 After India, Iran piles pressure on Pakistan | iran

The statement said the two leaders acknowledged the need to strengthen bilateral relations and to that end, "both sides look forward to the visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Iran in the near future", Pakistani Newspaper Dawn reported on its website.

People Theresa May in last-minute bid for Brexit breakthrough
Author: 0 Theresa May in last-minute bid for Brexit breakthrough

Facing the deadlock, Health Minister Matt Hancock also warned that the country will face "total uncertainty" if lawmakers reject May's Brexit deal, adding that he did not think a defeat was inevitable. Tory former minister Nick Boles said: "I am sure that the prime minister will honour these three commitments". Mr Walker confirmed the meaningful vote will take place on Tuesday, and said it was "incumbent" on MPs to take the opportunity to "deliver on the will of the British people and to ...

People Sarah Sanders deflects when asked about Trump calling Democrats 'anti-Jewish'
Author: 0 Sarah Sanders deflects when asked about Trump calling Democrats 'anti-Jewish'

Again Sanders tried to sidestep the question, saying she wasn't going to comment on "a potentially leaked item" and continuing to insist Democrats are anti-Semitic. According to Axios , citing three unnamed sources who attended the meeting, Trump also launched an assault on the Democrats, alleging that the party "hates Jewish people".

People May claims to secure last-minute changes to her Brexit deal
Author: 0 May claims to secure last-minute changes to her Brexit deal

The two sides also agreed that the United Kingdom would set out its own interpretation of the deal, which would state that the United Kingdom believes it has the option to bring the customs union arrangement to an end. Late Monday, Cabinet Office Minister David Lidington announced in the House of Commons that the two sides had agreed on "legally binding changes " to a portion of the deal relating to the Irish border.

People Pelosi on impeachment: ‘He’s just not worth it’ (Update: Steyer responds)
Author: 0 Pelosi on impeachment: ‘He’s just not worth it’ (Update: Steyer responds)

By saying impeachment needs to be "bipartisan", she hinders any Democratic arguments that a particular act or crime, past or future, warrants impeachment. Other lawmakers who have called for impeachment looked at Pelosi's comments more practically. "And regarding Trump's anti-NATO sentiments, the former vice president said they "[feed] this notion on the part of our allies overseas, especially in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, that we're not long for that continued relationship, ...

People Jaguar that attacked selfie-taking United States woman won't be put down
Author: 0 Jaguar that attacked selfie-taking United States woman won't be put down

Now, the zoo is assuring the public that nothing will happen to the jaguar after the attack. A jaguar that attacked a woman who posed outside its zoo enclosure in Arizona will not be put down, zoo officials said . Another zoo visitor reportedly managed to divert the jaguar's attention by jamming a water bottle into the cage, allowing the woman to pull her hand away.

People Parliamentary elections kick off in North Korea
Author: 0 Parliamentary elections kick off in North Korea

Located on the outskirts of Pyongyang , the Samundong facility was built in 2012 to support development of long-range missiles and space-launch vehicles. Lee Do-hoon, South Korea's special representative for Korean Peninsula peace and security affairs, met with Stephen Biegun, the U.S. special representative for North Korea, in Washington Wednesday to assess the second North-U.S.

People Death of missing climbers confirmed
Author: 0 Death of missing climbers confirmed

The bodies of Tom Ballard and Daniele Nardi, climbers from Britain and Italy , who went missing during their attempt to scale Nanga Parbat, have been found almost two weeks after the pair went missing, the Italian ambassador announced on Saturday.

People Trump defends 'Tim Apple' comment, says he was saving time
Author: 0 Trump defends 'Tim Apple' comment, says he was saving time

If you watched the video showing what transpired, you might have thought that the executive didn't even hear what Trump called him. President Trump sought to set the record straight on his latest gaffe, where he referred to Apple CEO Tim Cook as "Tim Apple ".

People Senior Conservative MPs Urge May to Delay Tuesday Vote on Brexit Deal
Author: 0 Senior Conservative MPs Urge May to Delay Tuesday Vote on Brexit Deal

This week is a turning point for Britain and Brexit. "We really want to be over with it now". "You know, people wanted or either wanted to stay and people voted to leave". This is despite concerns from the Royal College of Radiologists that hospitals will have to begin prioritising between cancer patients in the event of no deal, and that there are likely to be delays in cancer tests.

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