• Donald Trump might apologise for retweeting Britain First
Donald Trump might apologise for retweeting Britain First

He also said the United States and UK were "joined at the hip" on military matters, while May said they stood "shoulder to shoulder" in facing shared threats. Donald Trump Jr., left, Piers Morgan , second left, Donald Trump , Ivanka Trump , right are shown during the finale of "The Celebrity Apprentice ".

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  • Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne on PC Ontario leader Patrick Brown stepping down
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne on PC Ontario leader Patrick Brown stepping down

The Progressive Conservative caucus at Queen's Park has chosen Vic Fedeli , the Tory MPP from Nipissing, to lead them into the next election. So, there were lots of things that were percolating that a lot of people heard, " she said. Harris, meanwhile, said he's just stunned at how quickly a political party's course can be altered. The poll al...

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  • United Kingdom economy exceeds fourth-quarter forecasts as economists warn of slowdown
United Kingdom economy exceeds fourth-quarter forecasts as economists warn of slowdown

The sequential growth also exceeded the Bank of England's projection of 0.4 percent. Manufacturing growth contributed to a 0.6 per cent rise for production industries over the quarter, but that was partly offset by a "significant" fall in oil and gas extraction following the temporary shuttering of the North Sea Forties pipeline over the bulk of ...

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  • Dutch intel may have shared with US evidence Russia hacked DNC
Dutch intel may have shared with US evidence Russia hacked DNC

De Volkskrant reports that the Dutch access to Russian hackers Cozy Bear provided investigators with "crucial evidence" of the Russian involvement in hacking into the Democratic Party, according to American and Dutch sources who wished to remain anonymous.

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  • Trump Reportedly Requested Performing FBI Director Andrew McCabe Who He Voted For
Trump Reportedly Requested Performing FBI Director Andrew McCabe Who He Voted For

President Trump didn't intend anything by asking the then-acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe for whom he voted in the 2016 election, according to Ronna Romney McDaniel. FBI Director Chris Wray threatened to resign as Attorney General Jeff Sessions called on him to fire his outgoing deputy, Axios reported Monday.

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  • Writer claims to be survivor of legendary Alcatraz prison break
Writer claims to be survivor of legendary Alcatraz prison break

The astonishing letter was sent in 2013 but only unveiled to the public this week, reports KPIX . Sent to a San Francisco Police Department in 2013, but made public in January 2018, the letter reads:"My name is John Anglin". The heads were made of plaster, paper mache, paint and real human hair. In a statement to CBS San Francisco, the US Mars...

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  • There's a New Health Secretary. What Will He Mean for Women's Health?
There's a New Health Secretary. What Will He Mean for Women's Health?

At his confirmation hearing in early January, Senate Democrats probed Azar about his time at Eli Lilly , criticizing the nominee for drug price hikes that took place while he was working there. Azar would likely get a near-unanimous vote", Sen. "He will be a star for better health care and lower drug prices", Trump said of Azar in November...

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  • Community members hold vigils after Marshall County school shooting
Community members hold vigils after Marshall County school shooting

His update said a total of 16 people were wounded Tuesday by gunfire, two of them fatally, at Marshall County High School in rural western Kentucky . 23 , 2018. The shooting left the community shocked and praying for the families of 15-year-old Preston Cope and 15-year-old Bailey Holt, who were both killed in the shooting.

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  • Chair of Michigan State's Athletic Council resigns after school president steps down
Chair of Michigan State's Athletic Council resigns after school president steps down

But they also say more should be done to make the campus a safe and welcoming place. Lou Anna Simon , the Michigan State University president since 2005, submitted her resignation letter late Wednesday following Nassar's court sentencing after more than 150 female victims, many gymnasts, testified against him.

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  • Top Haqqani commander, 2 others killed in U.S. drone strike in Pak
Top Haqqani commander, 2 others killed in U.S. drone strike in Pak

Following the freeze, the Pakistani military said US Central Command had assured them Washington "is not contemplating any unilateral action" inside Pakistan. According to Zaman and the Taliban sources, another Haqqani commander was injured in the strike in Biland Khel village. There has been a significant decrease in drone strikes on Pakistani...

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  • Kansas Gov. Brownback Steps Down For Trump Administration Position
Kansas Gov. Brownback Steps Down For Trump Administration Position

President Trump originally nominated Brownback for the ambassador post a year ago, but the Senate did not vote on the nomination before the end of December. Brownback won the following two regular elections for Senate, serving until 2011. "Thank you to the people of Kansas for this opportunity to serve, and may God bless our great state and nati...

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  • Iron Maiden called it. It really IS two minutes to midnight
Iron Maiden called it. It really IS two minutes to midnight

The minute hand on the Doomsday Clock is a metaphor for how vulnerable to catastrophe the world is deemed to be. Each year, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists , a non-profit group that sets the clock, decides whether the events of the previous year pushed humanity closer or farther from destruction.

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  • Hickenlooper orders flags lowered to half-staff after deputy fatally shot
Hickenlooper orders flags lowered to half-staff after deputy fatally shot

It's not been confirmed Dearing is the suspect in this shooting, but the Thornton incident is the only death of a peace officer 9NEWS is aware of at this time. Anyone with information should immediately call deputies at 720-322-1313. They are considered armed and unsafe. Two groups of outfitted deputies tactically checking parked cars in the area...

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  • France will shut all coal-fired power stations by 2021
France will shut all coal-fired power stations by 2021

He will visit Monday a Toyota plant in northern France before heading to the evening business event at the chateau of Versailles. Emmanuel Macron speaks at LeWeb in 2014. He underscored the importance of visibility as critical to guaranteeing predictability, and thus stability. Now, however, with his reform agenda under way, "France is back -...

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  • Vaping is safer than smoking-but long-term concerns remain, report finds
Vaping is safer than smoking-but long-term concerns remain, report finds

The report by the US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is based on more than 800 peer-reviewed scientific studies on the health effects of electronic cigarettes. In one of its most troubling findings, the report demonstrates that youth e-cigarette use is a serious problem that can not be ignored. "Our plan takes new step...

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  • Are Work Requirements for Medicaid Doomed?
Are Work Requirements for Medicaid Doomed?

An analysis by consulting firm Avalere Health of healthcare spending for people covered through the ACA's Medicaid expansion showed that claims costs increased over a two-and-a-half year period. The voters have spoken: Measure 101 will soon become law. And it would also stop a 1.5 percent tax on health insurance contracts. On the other hand, ...

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  • Female journalists protest separation at Western Wall for Pence visit
Female journalists protest separation at Western Wall for Pence visit

He considered it a great tribute to the Jewish people that someone like Vice-President Pence would turn to a Jewish source for guidance on such matters'. Abdullah said: "We can not have a peace process or peace solution without the role of the United States". Trump said instead of forestalling peace talks, the Jerusalem decision in fact makes t...

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  • White House proposes path to citizenship for 1.8 million people
White House proposes path to citizenship for 1.8 million people

He told reporters the deal would be contingent on border wall funding. "We are going to morph into it", Trump told reporters about the citizenship provision. There's a quote from Mark Twain that if you don't like the weather in New England, just wait five minutes. In the meantime, current immigration law should be enforced, and that includes re...

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"Super Blue Blood Moon" to be visible Wednesday morning

The moon's orbit is tilted by about 5 degrees relative to the Earth's orbit. "It's about 14-percent bigger than normal". But twice in each lunar cycle, the moon does cross into our planet's orbital plane. The best time to view the eclipse will be around 6:15 a.m. The long-term forecast for January 30 and 31 is partially sunny with a few showers. ...

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  • Tests show Basel mummy was ancestor of British foreign minister
Tests show Basel mummy was ancestor of British foreign minister

While there was no gravestone to identify her, and her coffin was unmarked, she was buried in front of the altar, which is a symbol of great importance, and was wearing good quality clothes. Researchers then set out to discover the genealogical tree of the woman. Bischoff's relationship to the Johnson family was confirmed by records of births, de...

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