• Boris Johnson and dodgy use of statistics: A wake-up call?
Boris Johnson and dodgy use of statistics: A wake-up call?

Mr Johnson revisited the £350m claim in a 4,000-word article for the Daily Telegraph setting out the direction he wants Brexit to take. Meanwhile, a Downing Street spokeswoman said the question of Britain paying for access to the European markets was a matter for negotiations.

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  • President Trump Coming to AL to Support Strange
President Trump Coming to AL to Support Strange

Shelby says Luther Strange ..."not only understands the complex issues facing our nation, but he is also poised to help continue Alabama's growth and economic development". The endorsement of unusual was not the only political win for odd over the weekend. "What's changed?" Moore asks in the video below, as first reported by The Hill .

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  • Verdict expected today in the trial of Irishman Ibrahim Halawa
Verdict expected today in the trial of Irishman Ibrahim Halawa

Fifty-four people were acquitted, including Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa. Mr Halawa was just 17 when he was arrested. Nearly 500 people were charged with crimes over the violence which erupted following the removal of President Mohammed Morsi in 2013.

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  • Snapchat takes down Al Jazeera's channel in Saudi Arabia
Snapchat takes down Al Jazeera's channel in Saudi Arabia

Al Jazeera condemned the blocking as an assault on freedom of expression. Social media app Snapchat has blocked access to Al Jazeera articles and videos on the platform in Saudi Arabia, following a request from Saudi authorities. Al Jazeera articles remain open to Snapchat users in 14 other countries in the Middle East. Last August, the Semi au...

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  • Alec Baldwin:
Alec Baldwin: "At Long Last, Here, Mr. President, Is Your Emmy"

One of the biggest questions headed into Sunday night's Emmys was whether or not the TV industry would use its platform to lambast USA president Donald Trump . Actress, Comedy Series: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, " Veep ". But I like to think if I had written it, it wouldn't be so on the nose? The actor said the Saturday Night Live role has allowed ...

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  • Tight Security, High Expectations — Trump at UN
Tight Security, High Expectations — Trump at UN

This may seem a low bar to set, but against the backdrop of Trump's anti-UN rhetoric and his espoused policy of "America First," his visit to the world's most visible multilateral organization could indeed be interpreted as an albeit small, but important step.

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  • DEVELOPING: 3 Dead, More Injured in NY Bus Collision
DEVELOPING: 3 Dead, More Injured in NY Bus Collision

A passenger on the city bus and the charter bus driver also were killed. "Just shocking - you see the scene over there", de Blasio said. An MTA bus was traveling on Main Street and proceeded to make a right turn eastbound on Northern Boulevard when it was struck by the tour bus, Holmes said.

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  • Conservative 'View' Host Jedediah Bila Announces Her Last Day On The Show
Conservative 'View' Host Jedediah Bila Announces Her Last Day On The Show

Although she was seen by many as a conservative because of her strong defense of the Second Amendment on the show, Bila is registered as an independent. "This has been a really great experience. You put up with me and I appreciate all of you". ABC is considering former Fox News contributor Meghan McCain to replace Bila, according to The Ho...

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  • Police Say Dad Scared Daughter, Results In Gunshot Fired
Police Say Dad Scared Daughter, Results In Gunshot Fired

And so Santiago took his gun and fired it toward the yard of the building next door to scare off the would-be attacker. "However, J.B. ran into the back bedroom of the apartment". When the child ran into the apartment, she asked the family living there if she could stay there because a clown was chasing her, the report said. His family defended h...

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  • United States retains Iran deal sanctions relief - for now
United States retains Iran deal sanctions relief - for now

In New York, President Rouhani said "whether the United States is happy or worried", the JCPOA is to stay in political history as a sign of how complex worldwide issues can be resolved via dialog. In addition, Shamkani said that researchers in the military centers have been working on conventional weapons, particularly missiles, as part of Iran's...

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  • Georgia Tech Police Officer Shoots, Kills Student
Georgia Tech Police Officer Shoots, Kills Student

Officers were responding to a call about a man carrying a gun and a knife, CBS News correspondent Mark Strassmann reports. VP of Student Life And Dean of Students John M. Stewart said he doesn't believe Scout was attempting "suicide by cop". After the shooting, Georgia Tech President G.P. "Bud" Peterson sent an email to the school community p...

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  • Trump and the United Nations
Trump and the United Nations

The president has a packed scheduled for the four-day event in NY, including his hotly anticipated speech to the assembled delegations Tuesday. His tone today was thus seen as an indication of the need for global support against North Korea after its latest round of nuclear tests.

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  • More Florida Keys residents return home to survey Irma's destruction
More Florida Keys residents return home to survey Irma's destruction

Rick Scott and other leaders. Hurricane Irma killed at least 33 people in the U.S. and flooded major cities including Jacksonville, Florida and Charleston, South Carolina. "She said, 'It's very hot in here, ' and the staff said, 'Yes, it is, '" Dean said. The deaths of seven others are being looked into as well: 78-year-old Carolyn Eatherly; ...

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  • GOP Health Care Push Puts Short Term Fix In Peril, Dems Say
GOP Health Care Push Puts Short Term Fix In Peril, Dems Say

Trump's signature. Republicans have just 52 Senate seats, and no Democrats or independents are expected to vote for the bill. Top Democrats including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., wrote to the budget office Monday asking that its analysis be "comprehensive", including showing the n...

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  • Union Strikes At Chevrolet Equinox Assembly Plant
Union Strikes At Chevrolet Equinox Assembly Plant

The Equinox is the second-best-selling vehicle at GM behind the Chevy Silverado large pickup and 10th-best-selling vehicle in the USA, auto or truck. Dias has emerged as the face for labor during renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement, pushing for higher working standards in both the USA and Mexico.

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  • Why is Maryam Nawaz unhappy despite winning NA-120 by-election? See video
Why is Maryam Nawaz unhappy despite winning NA-120 by-election? See video

This position also lent weight to the PMLN accusation that thousands of its voters were turned away from the polling stations if their identity as PMLN supporters became known. "Nawaz Sharif and his children will not appear before the accountability court tomorrow", a PML leader told PTI today. Not all exchanges on Sunday were as friendly, howe...

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  • AAA: Gas prices trending cheaper
AAA: Gas prices trending cheaper

Last week, gasoline hit the highest price in three years, the club said. Gas in Champaign is costing drivers $2.44 per gallon this week, a 10 cent drop from last week's $2.55 rate. Jenkins said he expects prices to drop about 30 cents, but it will take a while because prices drop much more slowly than they rise. Plus, the threat of any new stor...

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  • Cowboys jump to No. 6, OU drops in AP Poll
Cowboys jump to No. 6, OU drops in AP Poll

Penn State moved up a spot to No. 4, flip-flopping with No. 5 Southern California. In the Big 12, Oklahoma state rose three spots to No. 6 after a 59-21 victory at Pittsburgh. 23, a 12-position drop, as a result of the trouncing they endured in their SEC opener at Mississippi State. Oklahoma State 7. Washington 8. No. 12 LSU imploded at Missi...

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  • Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event
Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event

The group of protesters took over the scheduled press conference where Pelosi, along with Reps. Now, some of them are concerned that they will be granted new protections in a deal that harms other undocumented immigrants, potentially including their parents.

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  • Hurricane Maria Forms in Atlantic
Hurricane Maria Forms in Atlantic

Maria is a minimal category 1 hurricane, with maximum sustained winds of 75 miles per hour. Warm waters are fueling the storm, which is expected to attain hurricane status by late Monday, forecasters said . Maria has maximum sustained winds of 65 miles per hour. Jose was moving north at around 9 miles per hour. Tropical storm warnings and...

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