• Labour issues contempt threat over Brexit impact papers
Labour issues contempt threat over Brexit impact papers

Time is running out for David Davis to hand over secret Government assessments of how Brexit will affect the economy - or risk being in contempt of Parliament. But officials said they had carefully taken out any market sensitive information or details that could weaken Theresa May's hand in her crunch talks with European Union leaders.

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  • Trump Renewing His Complaint About Kneeling NFL Players
Trump Renewing His Complaint About Kneeling NFL Players

He has kneeled during the national anthem since early on in the NFL season. According to Pro Football Reference, the NFL's attendance numbers are down in comparison to past year, if marginally: A total of 544,109 fans attended the league's 16 Week 12 games this weekend, as opposed to 552,483 fans for 16 Week 12 games in 2016.

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  • Colored trees stolen from Henderberg Christmas Trees in Rome
Colored trees stolen from Henderberg Christmas Trees in Rome

There's nothing quite like the smell of a real Christmas tree. The shortage will have more of an impact on southern states that rely on Christmas tree shipments from Michigan, Oregon, Pennsylvania and elsewhere. FOX43's Grace Griffaton will have more on the story on FOX43 News First at 4. "The active ingredient in Greenbug is cedar", says Co-...

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  • Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Upgraded to
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Upgraded to "Outperform" by Raymond James Financial, Inc

Lowe's Companies Inc. has $100.0 highest and $66 lowest target. Shares of Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) opened at $79.83 on Monday. The price of Lowe's Companies, Inc. Robert W. Baird maintained it with "Buy" rating and $87.0 target in Thursday, September 28 report. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 22 by Nomura.

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  • Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer pull out of meeting with Trump
Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer pull out of meeting with Trump

Says Trump: "I don't see a deal!" Democratic leaders pulled out of a meeting scheduled with President Trump on Tuesday after the president tweeted that he didn't see any possibility of striking a deal with them on immigration or other issues.

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  • Inmate with skull face tattoo missing from San Joaquin County work crew
Inmate with skull face tattoo missing from San Joaquin County work crew

Hughes was convicted of a weapons-related charge and was being held at Honor Farm. He was expected to be released next February. Sheriffs are working to get him back to the facility. The Honor Farm houses pretrial and sentenced male and female inmates. Officials said Hughes has blonde hair and a skull tattoo on his face that appears to be homem...

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  • Trump defends Melania after 'salacious' report: She 'truly loves' being first lady
Trump defends Melania after 'salacious' report: She 'truly loves' being first lady

The report goes on to claim that Melania believed that being First Lady is "not my thing", but according to Roger Stone, she was the force behind Donald Trump that pushed him to finally run for president. Her theme of "Time-Honored Traditions" is meant to pay homage to "200 years of holiday traditions", says HouseBeautiful . The decorations incl...

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  • Senate Republicans to make changes to tax bill
Senate Republicans to make changes to tax bill

Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer break down the latest details. The president has called on Republicans to deliver a tax bill to his desk before Christmas. The Senate plans to hold its own vote later this week, which would be followed by a bicameral conference to reconcile the two versions. As a result, Corke...

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  • Annual Toys for Tots drive underway
Annual Toys for Tots drive underway

According to those heading the event, there are around 9 thousand kids that they hope to be able to help this year through this drive. "Christmas is all about giving". The procession hauled toys several miles from Ballston Spa to the parking lot of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, where the toys were off-loaded and packed in large cardboard b...

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  • Renewed bombing of Syria's Eastern Ghouta kills 14
Renewed bombing of Syria's Eastern Ghouta kills 14

Sunday's deaths come despite Eastern Ghouta falling within a so-called "de-escalation zone" that was put in place by a deal brokered between Assad's allies Russian Federation and Iran as well as rebel-backer Turkey. On Monday, 13 shells hit government-held Damascus and its surrounding areas, Syrian state media SANA reported. Syria's Foreign Minis...

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  • Missing Florida teen believed to be with soccer coach
Missing Florida teen believed to be with soccer coach

The pair could be in a red Mercury Sable, according to police. . Frisina was last spotted in St. Marys on Sunday, where she got $200 cash at an ATM. "We want you to let someone know that you're OK", she said. "We want you to let us know that you're OK". We want to hear your voice, baby girl. 'Depending on the outcome of this investigation the...

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  • Court: Military must take transgender service members by January 1
Court: Military must take transgender service members by January 1

According to the poll, 61 percent of white evangelical Protestants say the USA has "gone too far" when it comes to accepting transgender people. The ruling on Monday by U.S. Garbis ruled in a similar vein against the Trump administration on its transgender military ban . In her ruling in October, Kollar-Kotelly said the ban of transgender ...

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  • Pakistan capital tense as military silent on protests
Pakistan capital tense as military silent on protests

While the country's military had been ruling Pakistan for nearly half of its 70-year history, no official military response or armored vehicles had been deployed in the streets till Saturday. There had been roughly 2,000 as the operation began, but AFP reporters said dozens more were arriving throughout the day. According to a report in Dawn, I...

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  • Rep. Luis Gutierrez may not seek re-election, reports say
Rep. Luis Gutierrez may not seek re-election, reports say

The Near Northwest Side Democrat has been one of the more high-profile Latino politicians in the country, advocating forcefully for immigrant rights, since he became a US representative 25 years ago. A Puerto Rican, he has been a lead proponent in recent weeks of providing federal aid to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico. The Illinois congressman labeled O...

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  • Crocodile Lunges At British Tourist Standing By River In Australia
Crocodile Lunges At British Tourist Standing By River In Australia

A Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service spokeswoman confirmed the woman was transported to Mossman Hospital for treatment of the bite mark, and discharged this morning. "The site will be assessed today by wildlife officers", the department said in a statement . 'In Zone E (where the attack happened), crocodiles displaying unsafe be...

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  • Xi Jinping plans to revolutionise China's toilets to boost tourism
Xi Jinping plans to revolutionise China's toilets to boost tourism

Over the past few years, China has upgraded restrooms at tourist sites, where many visitors from developed countries have been put off by the dirty conditions and pit toilets that are level to the ground. " In rural areas, some toilets were little more than makeshift shelters surrounded by bunches of corn stalks, and some were open pits next to p...

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  • Ireland narrowly avoids snap election
Ireland narrowly avoids snap election

Opposition leaders accuse a previous government, in which Fitzgerald was justice minister, of failing to defend a whistleblower exposing corruption in Ireland's police force. Irish broadcaster RTE and other outlets say she will quit, heading off a vote that the minority government would likely have lost. He must tell fellow European Union leaders w...

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  • Powerful explosion & fire in southern Tel Aviv
Powerful explosion & fire in southern Tel Aviv

The injured were evacuated to hospital, and several others were treated for shock. Local television reported that screams could be heard from within the collapsed building, which was reported to have been a building supplies store. While the exact cause of the blast has yet to be determined, terrorism was ruled out. Initial reports from emergen...

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  • German pro-refugee mayor Andreas Hollstein stabbed
German pro-refugee mayor Andreas Hollstein stabbed

He then stabbed 57-year-old Hollstein in the neck with a blade, local police say , causing a 15cm-long gash. Hollstein is a CDU (Christian Democratic Union of Germany) politician the same as Merkel and had previously received hate mail for his stance on refugees.

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  • Coronation Street star Bruno Langley pleads guilty in court
Coronation Street star Bruno Langley pleads guilty in court

Reporting live from the court, the Manchester Evening News has said he admitted to touching two different women without their consent at Band on the Wall nightclub on October 1. Prosecutor Karen Saffman said Langley had been "clearly intoxicated" when he approached the first woman, who was out with her husband. The prosecutor said: "As she walk...

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  • Some NYC Ferry vessels sidelined for repairs
Some NYC Ferry vessels sidelined for repairs

It's not clear if anyone was injured. The NYPD video shows passengers and crew of the MV Zelinsky being rescued during rush hour. (L.E. Miller) Passengers are rescued from the MV Zelinsky, a New York City ferry, which ran aground shortly after departing Pier 11 in the East River at Wall Street on November 27, 2017.

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  • USA aircraft experiences 'violent turbulence' after Russian fighter jet turns on afterburners
USA aircraft experiences 'violent turbulence' after Russian fighter jet turns on afterburners

According to a report in June by Fox News , two U.S officials said that an armed Russian jet buzzed a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane over the Baltic Sea on June 19. Last year, a Russian fighter barrel-rolled over the top of an Air Force RC-135 flying in global airspace, in a maneuver that the military said put the USA crew at risk.

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  • Chinese military official kills himself amid corruption probe
Chinese military official kills himself amid corruption probe

Zhang Yang hanged himself at his home here on November 23, reports Xinhua news agency. Zhang allegedly had ties with Guo Boxiong, who in July 2016 received a life sentence for graft, and with Xu Caihou, a former vice chairman of the commission who died of cancer in March 2015 while on trial.

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  • Nawaz, Maryam, Safdar to appear in accountability court today
Nawaz, Maryam, Safdar to appear in accountability court today

Sharif along with his daughter Maryam Nawaz appeared in the court where Judge Mohammad Bashir conducted the hearing. However, NAB's Deputy Prosecutor General Muzaffar Abbasi opposed the plea saying the IHC could take months to deliver its judgment.

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  • Gold trader's trial strains USA and Turkey relations
Gold trader's trial strains USA and Turkey relations

NBC News, Bloomberg News, and other US media have reported that Zarrab, 34, is cooperating with USA prosecutors. A Turkish gold trader will not go on trial this weekon charges of conspiring to evade U.S. Zarrab is accused of orchestrating the scheme. The scheme, which allegedly occurred between 2010 and 2015, violated US prohibitions against Ir...

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