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May struggles to sell at home Brexit deal emerging with EU

May struggles to sell at home Brexit deal emerging with EU The paper said the government and energy regulator Ofgem were working with interconnector operators "to ensure new access rules are approved in Great Britain and are providing support to interconnectors engaging with EU Member State authorities". [Full Article...]

Pope compares abortion to hiring a hit man to solve problems

Pope compares abortion to hiring a hit man to solve problems Peter's Square in the Vatican City . "Getting rid of a human being is like resorting to a contract killer to solve a problem", he said. He went on to tell the audience that "it is not right" to take a human life, no matter how small. [Full Article...]

Snowstorm kills nine climbers on Nepal peak

Snowstorm kills nine climbers on Nepal peak The bodies of eight climbers - four South Koreans and four Nepali guides - were spotted near the wreckage of their camp by a rescue team Saturday morning, but strong winds were hampering the search effort. The area lies about 216 km (135 miles) northwest of Nepal's capital, Kathmandu . According to the Himalayan Database, no-one has stood on Gurja's summit since 1996. [Full Article...]

Bodies Of 11 Infants Found In Ceiling Of Former Detroit Funeral Home

Bodies Of 11 Infants Found In Ceiling Of Former Detroit Funeral Home The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs received an anonymous letter tipping them off where the bodies were hidden, leading tio the search. Michigan State Police were called to the scene and continue to investigate. The bodies had been reportedly decomposing for months. The funeral home was shut down by state inspectors in April for racking up several violations including "deplorable ... [Full Article...]

Israel halts fuel deliveries into Gaza amid deadly clashes with Palestinian protesters

Israel halts fuel deliveries into Gaza amid deadly clashes with Palestinian protesters A 48-year-old Palestinian woman was killed and her husband was moderately wounded after being attacked by Israeli extremist settler gangs near Za'tara military checkpoint south of Nablus. It says its troops have used "riot dispersal means" and have fired "in accordance with standard operating procedures". At least 204 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire in Gaza since March 30, when Pal... [Full Article...]

Australia mulls banning some immigrants from biggest cities

Australia mulls banning some immigrants from biggest cities He then outlined four ways in which the coalition is planning to tackle the congestion and population issues, which are; boosting spending on infrastructure to build major intra-city roads and rail networks; improve local congestion "pinch points"; ease the population pressure off the three big cities and grow the smaller states and regions. [Full Article...]

Pope accepts Cardinal Wuerl's resignation as archbishop of Washington

Pope accepts Cardinal Wuerl's resignation as archbishop of Washington The Pope has asked Wuerl to remain an Apostolic Administrator until his successor is appointed. "However, your nobility has led you not to choose this way of defence". Cardinal Wuerl's books, homilies, and articles are rich resources which assist the faithful to understand better the teachings of the Church and embrace the faith we proudly profess. [Full Article...]

Bangladesh breaks into UN Human Rights Council

Bangladesh breaks into UN Human Rights Council For the first time since the council was created in 2006, each voting region agreed in advance on 18 candidates to be in the running for 18 seats - removing any competition. The government said the allegations were unfounded and one-sided. India's position on Kashmir, the Rohingya, Non Registered Citizens of Assam, or many other groups aside, this election places the country next to a group of b... [Full Article...]

Brexit: PM's compromises a 'concern' for cabinet ministers

The agreement will also see Northern Ireland remain within the single market in a bid to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland , should both sides fail to secure a trade deal after the transition period. The Northern Irish party that British Prime Minister Theresa May's government relies on for support said on Thursday it would consider supporting a vote of no-confidence if May agrees to ... [Full Article...]

McConnell Shepherds Through 15 More Judges, Senate Packs Up Until Midterms

McConnell Shepherds Through 15 More Judges, Senate Packs Up Until Midterms She may be the most vulnerable Democrat running. Hosts asked the president about a increased lead for Sen. "I really think they have it naturally", said Trump. There are 25 Republican-held districts that Hillary Clinton won in the 2016 presidential election, and 12 Democratic-held districts that then-candidate Donald Trump carried. [Full Article...]

State court says death penalty violates state's constitution

State court says death penalty violates state's constitution The Supreme Court of Washington in a Thursday ruling declared the state's capital punishment regime incompatible with its constitution. Gov. Jay Inslee , a one-time supporter of capital punishment, imposed the 2014 moratorium. Supreme Court can not overturn it. The UW report said race didn't appear to influence whether prosecutors sought the death penalty, but it was a factor in whether j... [Full Article...]

Georgia Man Harassed and Stalked by White Woman for #BabysittingWhileBlack

Georgia Man Harassed and Stalked by White Woman for #BabysittingWhileBlack She then followed him to his mother's house, where a police officer questioned him and the children. "I see this black gentleman with two little white kids and I had a amusing feeling", the caller said. Lewis' encounter is the latest in a number of high-profile incidents of alleged racial profiling, often when police are called to investigate as a black person is doing everyday activities. [Full Article...]

Hillary Clinton Supports Some Sexual Assaults

Hillary Clinton Supports Some Sexual Assaults Sitting there opining on this just after she and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, announced a paid, 13-city North American speaking tour beginning before Thanksgiving, Hillary Clinton actually declared, "You can not be civil with a political party that wants to destroy what you stand for, what you care about". [Full Article...]

Indigenous ranger attacked and taken by crocodile in Northern Territory

Indigenous ranger attacked and taken by crocodile in Northern Territory Initial reports from St John Ambulance indicated the woman was attacked by a saltwater crocodile some time this morning. "They heard some splashing [and] the bucket that she was carrying was found nearby". The woman was an employee of the Laynhapuy Homelands Aboriginal Corporation, which supports indigenous communities across the East Arnhem region and runs the Yirralka Rangers program. [Full Article...]

Turkey says heavy arms pullout completed in Syria's Idlib

Turkey says heavy arms pullout completed in Syria's Idlib He said the removal of weapons and Turkey's fortification of its observation posts in Idlib will provide many benefits to the people of the region. "Following the successful measures taken by Iran, Russia and Turkey in settling the Syrian issue, their [US and regional states] concerns only continued to grow, but Iran and Turkey, with their strong historical roots, will not be shaken in the fac... [Full Article...]

Met Office issues upgraded amber alert for Cardigan area

Met Office issues upgraded amber alert for Cardigan area A zone of heavy rain associated with an intense weather system affecting western parts of the United Kingdom will become slow moving for a time, bringing prolonged rainfall and the potential for surface water flooding . A video from the Met Office has shown the impact that Storm Callum will have on the United Kingdom as a whole and when it will head east. Natural Resources Wales' (NRW) have sai... [Full Article...]

Soyuz Space Crew Makes Emergency Landing After Terrifying Booster Failure

Soyuz Space Crew Makes Emergency Landing After Terrifying Booster Failure The duo had lifted off from the Russian-operated Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan . The incident came as the rocket was travelling about 7,563km/h, just 119 seconds into the voyage, according to NASA . The cosmonauts safely escaped in that accident as well. The Soviet-designed Soyuz rocket is now the world's only lifeline to the International Space Station and the accident is expected t... [Full Article...]

Pope accepts resignation of Cardinal Wuerl amid abuse cover-up scandal

Pope accepts resignation of Cardinal Wuerl amid abuse cover-up scandal Another one tweeted, "Catholic priests who can't keep their hands off children is what is dividing the Catholic Church". "In response to your unjust and unjustified attack, dear Vigano, I conclude that your accusation is a political setup without any real foundation that could incriminate the pope, and I repeat that it has profoundly wounded the communion of the church", Ouellet wrote. [Full Article...]

Destigmatise mental health in Jamaica - Tufton | Lead Stories

Destigmatise mental health in Jamaica - Tufton | Lead Stories Over a third of respondents (35 per cent) identify themselves as suffering or having suffered from SAD - a type of depression that becomes more severe in winter. In an article published on The Guardian this week, the 32-year-old co-writes about the devastating number of people who take their own lives each year, and asks for global change in how mental health is viewed, treated and funded . [Full Article...]

Air India flight with 136 on board hits airport wall (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Air India flight with 136 on board hits airport wall (PHOTOS, VIDEOS) However, airline officials said they do not have much information on which part of the aircraft had hit the antenna on ground or the damage to the aircraft. Though the pilot in command "reported that the aircraft systems were operating normally, " there was a decision to divert the jet to Mumbai as a "precautionary measure". [Full Article...]


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