• Brexit deal: Spanish PM says he’ll vote against draft agreement over Gibraltar
Brexit deal: Spanish PM says he’ll vote against draft agreement over Gibraltar

Spain's Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez announced on November 20 that he would vote against the draft Brexit agreement if the text concerning the status of Gibraltar is not amended. Jeremy Corbyn said it would not have the backing of Labour, meaning May lacks enough Parliamentary backers to get the deal through. Later, it played do...

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  • Trump wanted to order Justice Dept to prosecute Clinton, Comey
Trump wanted to order Justice Dept to prosecute Clinton, Comey

They're all in presidential records". Gonzales called that report "a very, very serious situation". It was not clear what laws Trump believes Clinton or Comey allegedly broke. McGahn told Trump that even requesting a DOJ investigation, something within his power, would likely draw howls of protest and accusations that he was abusing his power, ...

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  • American killed by Sentinelese tribe in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
American killed by Sentinelese tribe in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

In this undated photo released by the Anthropological Survey of India , Sentinelese tribe men row their canoe in India's Andaman and Nicobar archipelago. Shiv Viswanathan, a social scientist at the Jindal Global Law School, said the island is a protected area and not open to tourist. In 2006, the Sentinelese killed two fishermen when their boa...

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  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez didn't come to Washington to play nice
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez didn't come to Washington to play nice

A conservative journalist posted an image of Ocasio-Cortez's outfit, commenting "that jacket and coat doesn't look like a girl who struggles". Even after she won, Ocasio-Cortez has proven even more relatable, admitting that she now can't afford to move to D.C.

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  • Airbnb removes listings for Israeli settlements in occupied West Bank
Airbnb removes listings for Israeli settlements in occupied West Bank

Airbnb did not say when the listings would be removed. But we still need to pay for editing, photography, translation, web design and servers, legal services, and more. Israel denounced Airbnb's decision on Monday. In the past, Airbnb has been criticised by activists for allowing such listings and Palestinians have welcomed the move and Israel has...

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  • North Korea tests new weapon amid stalled nuclear diplomacy
North Korea tests new weapon amid stalled nuclear diplomacy

South Korea and the DPRK were originally scheduled to conduct a joint field survey of the DPRK railway from late October, but it was delayed amid the US insistence that inter-Korean cooperation go in tandem with the progress in denuclearization talks between the DPRK and the United States.

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  • Why early elections are off the table for now in Israel
Why early elections are off the table for now in Israel

Hitting back at criticism of his decision to accept a ceasefire with Gaza's rulers Hamas , Netanyahu dropped heavy hints about a future Israeli military offensive. I know what to do and when to do it. He told its members that he had already met in his new position as defense minister with the Israeli army's chief of staff, Lt.

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  • Chilling quotes from alleged Khashoggi murder audio tape revealed
Chilling quotes from alleged Khashoggi murder audio tape revealed

USA intelligence officials have concluded that the crown prince personally ordered the killing, and experts say such an operation is unlikely to have occurred without the knowledge of the crown prince, who controls all major levers of power in the kingdom.

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  • Massive Protests Set Off against Gaza Ceasefire in Tel Aviv
Massive Protests Set Off against Gaza Ceasefire in Tel Aviv

Netanyahu's right-wing coalition government was rocked by Lieberman's resignation in protest at a ceasefire reached between Israel and the Islamist group Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Kahlon said that it is impossible to stabilize the government in the present situation, and "therefore the most responsible move is to establish a new, strong and stable g...

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  • APNewsBreak: Abrams preparing new challenge in Georgia race
APNewsBreak: Abrams preparing new challenge in Georgia race

One is Secretary of State candidate (and former congressman) John Barrow, and it might offer some vindication to Abrams and her supporters if Barrow were to end the GOP's stranglehold over election administration. "I don't want to hold public office if I have to scheme my way into the post because the title of governor isn't almost as important a...

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  • Why the US-China Trade Deficit Keeps Growing Despite Trump's Tariffs
Why the US-China Trade Deficit Keeps Growing Despite Trump's Tariffs

Trump , who has made the U.S. economic relationship with China a centerpiece of his presidency, reiterated that he wants a deal both sides can be happy with. Trump and China's President Xi Jinping are scheduled to meet over dinner later this month at the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires. It responded to United States tariffs with its own prote...

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  • Governor says Trump 'got our back' in wildfires
Governor says Trump 'got our back' in wildfires

While the number of people unaccounted for has grown to more than 1 ,000, Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea acknowledged that the list was "dynamic" and could easily contain duplicate names and unreliable spellings of names. "Like we've done it on objective". PG&E Corp PCG.N has said it could face liability that exceeds its insurance coverage if i...

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  • Wikileaks founder Julian Assange charged in USA, court document accidentally reveals
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange charged in USA, court document accidentally reveals

Interested in WikiLeaks? Add WikiLeaks as an interest to stay up to date on the latest WikiLeaks news, video, and analysis from ABC News. One of Mr Assange's lawyers told the Guardian newspaper that charging someone for publishing accurate information was a "dangerous path for a democracy to take" .

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  • Judge orders White House to return Acosta pass
Judge orders White House to return Acosta pass

The president's press secretary Sarah Sanders took aim at him for " placing his hands on a young woman just trying to do her job as a White House intern". The next steps remain to be seen. If granted, however, Acosta will permanently be given his White House credentials back. The decision is a total win for CNN and other news organizations f...

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  • Democrat leads in last undecided House race
Democrat leads in last undecided House race

McCarthy's supporters see him as an effective strategist and fundraiser. Porter, a 44-year-old law professor at UC Irvine, defeated two-term Rep. Mimi Walters (R), 56, a former investment banker who served in House Republican leadership.

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  • Hillary Will Run Again, Returning to Her Old Self
Hillary Will Run Again, Returning to Her Old Self

GenForward is a survey conducted by the Black Youth Project at the University of Chicago with the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. The piece goes on to argue that rising stars in the Democratic Party "revealed themselves to be bungling amateurs in the Brett Kavanaugh nomination fight, with their laughable Spartacus moment...

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  • Coalition, Yemen Rebels Agree on Informal Truce
Coalition, Yemen Rebels Agree on Informal Truce

Burnt out cars were seen on the streets of the city, whose port serves as a key lifeline to the impoverished country. The US, Britain and France are leading the calls to halt hostilities in Yemen , where the US has for years provided military support to and shared intelligence with Saudi Arabia (which, in turn, has landed on a United Nations bla...

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  • General in the room: Trump names Abizaid ambassador to Saudi Arabia
General in the room: Trump names Abizaid ambassador to Saudi Arabia

The pro-government newspaper Sabah published several X-ray scans of the suitcases of the 15-member Saudi team who left Istanbul on two planes at 6:20 pm and 10:46 pm on the day of the killing. "You listened to these recordings before anyone else". He stressed he had not heard the recordings himself. "There was an exchange of information in ...

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  • Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty for 5 in Khashoggi killing
Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty for 5 in Khashoggi killing

He added that Khashoggi's body was dismembered and then transferred outside the Saudi consulate building. It also shared details of the journalist's murder, saying Khashoggi was killed following "a fight and a quarrel" at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

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  • Trump cancels WW1 memorial at cemetery in France due to rain
Trump cancels WW1 memorial at cemetery in France due to rain

General John Kelly , White House Chief of staff, and General Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attended the Aisle-Marne cemetery in the President's place. "The President and First Lady's trip to Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial has been canceled due to scheduling and logistical difficulties caused by the weather ", th...

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