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People Boris Johnson faces probe for alleged links to U.S. businesswoman
Author: 0 Boris Johnson faces probe for alleged links to U.S. businesswoman

The revelation in The Sunday Times of London intensifies the scandal hanging over Mr Johnson as he tries to navigate an impasse in Parliament over his Brexit plans. The latest allegations of infidelity follow a string of well-publicised stories involving twice-married Mr Johnson's private life. Ms Arcuri was 27 and finishing a graduate programme in business in London .

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Author: 0 "I've been a model of restraint": UK PM Johnson

A Johnson spokesman denied the claim . Asked if he would resign to avoid having to ask for a Brexit delay, Johnson said: "No, I have undertaken to lead the party and my country at a hard time and I am going to continue to do that. "I think that we should concentrate on delivering on what we are in politics for, which in my view is to serve the citizens of this country". Ex-cabinet minister Justine Greening has said a claim about Boris Johnson's personal behaviour is "deeply ...

People Al-Qaeda-Linked Group Attacks US Military Base In Somalia
Author: 0 Al-Qaeda-Linked Group Attacks US Military Base In Somalia

A Somali official says a suicide auto bomber detonated a vehicle packed with explosives at the gate of a military airstrip which is a base for US and Somali forces. A United States military base used to launch drones and a European military convoy have been hit in separate attacks in Somalia. "A vehicle loaded with explosive was rammed onto one of the convoy vehicles and there are casualties", Somali security officer Omar Abikar said.

People Jacques Chirac dies, Macron calls him
Author: 0 Jacques Chirac dies, Macron calls him "great Frenchman"

Mourners are signing memory books, flags are lowered and French politicians from across the spectrum are paying tributes to late President Jacques Chirac . The former President, it said, "played an important role in strengthening bilateral relations between Pakistan and France". He will reportedly be buried near his daughter, who died in 2016, at the Montparnasse cemetery in Paris.

People Saudi crown prince denies ordering Jamal Khashoggi’s murder
Author: 0 Saudi crown prince denies ordering Jamal Khashoggi’s murder

But he said he preferred a peaceful resolution because a war between Saudi Arabia and Iran would collapse the global economy. The Turkish President also made clear that the country's efforts were not an attack on Saudi Arabia or the Saudi government but rather the perpetrators of the murder.

People Former US special envoy to Ukraine to testify over Trump scandal
Author: 0 Former US special envoy to Ukraine to testify over Trump scandal

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Trump's legal team. They're not going to allow this president to have due process. On Sunday morning, he sent more than 20 tweets and retweets slamming Fox News Channel host Ed Henry's performance during a segment with conservative commentator Mark Levin.

People Hurricane Lorenzo reaches Cat 5 strength, unsafe waves sent to Florida
Author: 0 Hurricane Lorenzo reaches Cat 5 strength, unsafe waves sent to Florida

Phil Klotzbach. The purple hurricane symbols mark where storms were recorded with Category 5 intensity. The hurricane is now some 3,200km away from the island of Ireland, near to the Azores. While churning over abnormally warm waters on Saturday evening, Lorenzo defied forecasts and strengthened even further. "Lorenzo is a large and powerful hurricane, and its hurricane-and tropical-storm-force wind fields are expected to expand further during the next few days", the hurricane center ...

People 120 people die due to flooding in India
Author: 0 120 people die due to flooding in India

A wall collapse caused four people to die at Hanuman Ghat in Barari while two others died in Khanjarpur. The Indian Meterological Department has predicted more rain in the next 24 hours, saying some districts of Bihar are expected to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall on Monday.

People F**k 'Em, F**k 'Em
Author: 0 F**k 'Em, F**k 'Em

De Niro did not seem particularly affected by the criticism. "F**k em, f**k em", De Niro said on CNN's " Reliable Sources ". "And when you say that, folks on Fox come after you", said host Brian Stelter . Ayumi Spender wrote on Twitter: "So if Trump is bad, what am I supposed to think of De Niro?" "I think he's insane in a way", de Niro said. The day after he was elected, I said, well, give him a chance.

People Trump to veto Congress, again, over border wall 'emergency'
Author: 0 Trump to veto Congress, again, over border wall 'emergency'

He said Amodei's position was similar to that of many Democrats, including Himes, who support the inquiry but have stopped short of backing impeachment . "The process is what will give us something that we can make an informed judgment on", Amodei said. "Have a nice weekend". The resolution passed on a 236-174 vote in the Democratic-controlled House with support from 11 Republicans and one independent voter.

People Aides say Donald Trump the true 'whistleblower' in Ukraine scandal
Author: 0 Aides say Donald Trump the true 'whistleblower' in Ukraine scandal

President?" US President Donald Trump said on Sunday he wants and deserves to meet the anonymous whistleblower at the centre of the fast-moving scandal that has triggered an impeachment probe against him. The allegations detailed by the whistleblower is based off accounts told to them by colleagues in the White House. Trump has sought to implicate Biden and his son Hunter Biden in the kind of corruption that has long plagued Ukraine.

People NYPD officer from Yorktown Heights shot, killed in the Bronx
Author: 0 NYPD officer from Yorktown Heights shot, killed in the Bronx

Dhaliwal had stopped a man for a traffic violation and was walking back to his patrol vehicle Friday afternoon when he was shot twice, including at least once in the back of the head, authorities said. Mulkeen served with the NYPD for six-and-a-half years. A NY city police officer on anti-gang duty and a suspect he was trying to arrest were both killed during an exchange of gunfire in the Bronx early Sunday, police said.

People Schiff Says Whistleblower's Testimony Will Be Held 'Very Soon'
Author: 0 Schiff Says Whistleblower's Testimony Will Be Held 'Very Soon'

Schiff, Rep. Eliot Engel, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and Rep. Elijah Cummings, chairman of the House Oversight Committee, announced the first round of subpoenas in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump following a whislteblower complaint over his phone with Zelenskiy.

People Voting opens in Austria with Sebastian Kurz likely to regain power
Author: 0 Voting opens in Austria with Sebastian Kurz likely to regain power

If opinion polls are accurate, Kurz will have to choose whether his conservative People's Party will form a fresh coalition with a chastened Freedom Party or team up with the center-left Social Democrats. His two most likely choices are to ally with the FPO again or else with the Greens, possibly in a three-way tie-up with the liberal Neos. Both were running neck-and-neck ahead of the vote.

People Greta Thunberg marches in Montreal for global climate protests
Author: 0 Greta Thunberg marches in Montreal for global climate protests

The Swedish teenager, who hit the headlines a year ago with her "climate strike" outside her country's Parliament demanding stronger action against climate change, earlier this week accused world leaders attending the UN Climate Action Summit 2019 in New York City, of stealing the childhood of the future generations by not doing enough to prevent climate change.

People Hong Kong Police Arrest Protesters at Wan Chai Protest
Author: 0 Hong Kong Police Arrest Protesters at Wan Chai Protest

A police helicopter was hovering above. Running battles in the Causeway Bay shopping district, Wan Chai bar area and the Admiralty district of central government offices followed a night of showdowns with police in the Chinese-ruled city after a peaceful pro-democracy rally turned ugly on the streets outside.

People Houthis claim attacking Saudi border frontline, capture troops
Author: 0 Houthis claim attacking Saudi border frontline, capture troops

Yemen's Houthi rebels said on Saturday that they had launched an attack near the border with Saudi Arabia and captured several army officers, however there was no immediate confirmation from the kingdom. "This is the largest operation since aggression started on our country", Sarie said. Even so, both Riyadh and Washington blame the attacks on Iran, which has denied any involvement.

People Boris Johnson no-confidence vote 'next week', says SNP MP Stewart Hosie
Author: 0 Boris Johnson no-confidence vote 'next week', says SNP MP Stewart Hosie

Earlier this week, the UK Supreme Court decreed that Boris Johnson's move to suspend the British Parliament was "unlawful". Swinson has previously said she would not put Corbyn in Downing Street, even for a short period. "We have got to get Brexit done . Whether people like it or not, the temporary prime minister has to be Corbyn ". It began at the end of August with the new Prime Minister seemingly calling his opponents bluff by persuading Queen Elizabeth II to suspend Parliament for ...

People Saudi king's personal bodyguard killed in 'dispute'
Author: 0 Saudi king's personal bodyguard killed in 'dispute'

Al Faghem, who had often been seen pictured with King Salman and the late King Abdullah , was widely described as "the kings' walking stick". 'The conversation between Fagham and Ali escalated. The state TV report on Sunday said Maj. It added that Fagham died in hospital from his injuries and that an investigation had been launched. The general, close to the king, was well known among Saudis.

People Canada teen killers
Author: 0 Canada teen killers "cold and remorseless"

Their bodies were found near the Alaska Highway on 15 July, about 300 miles from where that of Mr Dyck's was discovered four days later. 18-year-old Bryer Schmegelsky and 19-year-old Kam McLeod who killed themselves after killing three innocent people.

People Tanker docks in Dubai after release by Iran
Author: 0 Tanker docks in Dubai after release by Iran

The spokesman for Iran's UN mission, Alireza Miryousefi, told Reuters that Iran's UN Ambassador Majid Takht Ravanchi was receiving cancer treatments in a hospital in the Upper East Side neighborhood of Manhattan. Lewis added that because Iran had also chosen "to not comply with some aspects of the deal ... the European Union has to admonish Iran and perhaps more severely than it does the United States as Tehran is actively producing more nuclear material".

People HK protesters rebuild 'Lennon Walls' ahead of China National Day
Author: 0 HK protesters rebuild 'Lennon Walls' ahead of China National Day

A series of pro- and anti-Beijing protests is planned ahead of the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China on Tuesday, including at the consulate of former colonial power Britain. Some Lennon Walls of graffiti were torn down by pro-Beijing activists last weekend. The participants protested that Hong Kong's autonomy under the "one country, two systems" framework has been eroding.

People Mugabe finally laid to rest in rural Zimbabwe village
Author: 0 Mugabe finally laid to rest in rural Zimbabwe village

The Mugabe family made a decision to bury Zimbabwe's founding father in Kutama after weeks of wrangling with the government, who wanted the body to rest at the National Heroes Acre in Harare. All will remember that the Zanu Pf politburo declared the former President a National Hero soon after his death. What we did today was his wish. He is being buried in the courtyard of his home in Kutama, about 90km (55 miles) west of the capital Harare.

People ‘Emotional’ Prince Harry treads in Diana’s footsteps in Angola
Author: 0 ‘Emotional’ Prince Harry treads in Diana’s footsteps in Angola

She was campaigning to rid the world of this weapon of war, but never lived to see her success, dying just months before an global treaty banned landmines in December 1997. Having previously pledged to continue the work of his mother, Harry called for an worldwide effort to clear remaining landmines from the Okavango watershed in the Angolan highlands - a legacy of the country's civil war that ended in 2002.

People McCain Institute head Kurt Volker steps down as USA diplomat
Author: 0 McCain Institute head Kurt Volker steps down as USA diplomat

Earlier on Friday, the Democratic minority in the United States congress summoned Volker to testify about the contacts between Trump and Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky , supposed to take place on October 3. Volker's name was mentioned in the recent whistleblower complaint, which has sparked an impeachment inquiry for Trump. The State Press quoted a university spokesperson as saying that Volker had quit his Ukraine position.

People US bars Cuba's Raul Castro and family
Author: 0 US bars Cuba's Raul Castro and family

Pompeo said he also made the legal designation due to Raul Castro's support for Venezuela's leftist leader Nicolas Maduro , who presides over a crumbling economy. Earlier this year, the United States and dozens of other countries recognized opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela's legitimate president, accusing Maduro of rigging the country's last election.

People Hurricane Jerry 2019: Path looks better for Leeward Islands, but not Bermuda
Author: 0 Hurricane Jerry 2019: Path looks better for Leeward Islands, but not Bermuda

Jerry is moving west-northwest at 16 miles per hour. The Category 3 storm is still sending unsafe surf and rip currents to North Carolina and SC. Caines said non-emergency medical services would be closed until Thursday. Water topped the banks of an arroyo and swamped some homes in the port city of Manzanillo, where 21 people sought refuge at a temporary shelter at a school, state Gov.

People Whistleblower allegations against Trump released as intel chief grilled
Author: 0 Whistleblower allegations against Trump released as intel chief grilled

The president's right to withhold information on the basis of executive privilege has been a sticking point between Congress and the White House since the intelligence whistleblower law first took effect in 1998. "There are no buffers here", Wyden added. Sasse referred reporters back to comments from Wednesday in which he cautioned against a rush to either impeach Trump or to "circle the wagons" behind the president.

People Met Éireann extend the weather warning to 14 counties
Author: 0 Met Éireann extend the weather warning to 14 counties

The warning is valid from 5pm on Saturday to 7am on Sunday. Heavy, persistent rain is predicted across Wales on Saturday evening, with 20 to 30mm of rain set to fall in many parts. Highest temperatures of 14C to 16C with moderate southwest winds. The rain will become lighter and more showery during the night and will clear from the western half of the country by morning.

People Thousands expected to gather in Ottawa for global climate strike protest
Author: 0 Thousands expected to gather in Ottawa for global climate strike protest

But most of the messages were positive: "The world is proud of you , Greta.Please never give up". "Just listen to the science", she said. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who is in NY at the climate summit, on Thursday announced that she had support from four other countries for a proposed new trade agreement to combat climate change.

People Boeing CEO to testify before Congress about grounded 737 MAX
Author: 0 Boeing CEO to testify before Congress about grounded 737 MAX

In each incident, failing automated anti-stall systems miscalculated the position of the plane's nose, causing the planes to plunge from the sky. The US National Transportation Safety Board has issued seven recommendations after finding the assumptions used by Boeing to certify the Boeing 737 MAX underestimated the real-world experiences of pilots involved in the crashes.

People Powerful 6.5-magnitude natural disaster rocks Seram island in Indonesia
Author: 0 Powerful 6.5-magnitude natural disaster rocks Seram island in Indonesia

Television footage showed hundreds of people gathered outdoors as aftershocks rocked the Maluku island chain where the quake was mostly strongly felt. Multiple aftershocks have rippled across the area, he added. A spokesman for the agency said it was possible buildings in the area could be damaged.

People Pompeo says Syria government used chlorine in May chemical weapon attack
Author: 0 Pompeo says Syria government used chlorine in May chemical weapon attack

In May, Washington said it had received reports that of chemical exposure after an attack in northwest Syria, but drew no conclusions as to whether the Syrian government used chemical weapons, according to Reuters. "This is different in some sense because it was chlorine... but know that President Trump has been pretty vigorous in protecting the world from the use of chemical weapons", Pompeo said.

People Honduras signs migrant deal with US
Author: 0 Honduras signs migrant deal with US

He also defended an agreement allowing the United States to send back asylum seekers who cross the Central American country while journeying north, arguing it was part of his effort to combat irregular migration. "Violent crime, such as homicide and armed robbery, is common", the advisory reads. It said that there were reports "arbitrary and unlawful killings", complaints of torture, arbitrary arrests and detentions and "harsh and life-threatening prison conditions".

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