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World Commons plot to seize control from Theresa May ahead of Brexit vote
Author: 0 Commons plot to seize control from Theresa May ahead of Brexit vote

And he warned of a "growing risk" that Parliament could frustrate Brexit, following reports of a plot to change Commons rules to enable backbench motions to take precedence over Government business if Mrs May's deal falls. Mrs May also came under pressure from her former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab who told MPs to vote against her deal to show Brussels that the United Kingdom would "not be bullied".

World Video shows bus driver rescuing baby wandering alone near road
Author: 0 Video shows bus driver rescuing baby wandering alone near road

This is the dramatic moment a bus driver rescues a baby girl that she spotted wandering alone on a street with no shoes or pants on. An alert Milwaukee bus driver came to the rescue of a toddler found wandering barefoot on a freeway overpass in frigid temperatures.

World Monster snowstorm to blanket more than half of United States
Author: 0 Monster snowstorm to blanket more than half of United States

Southwest Virginia could see 2 to 4 inches (5 to 10 centimeters) of snow. Sally Johnson, a meteorologist in St. Louis, says the storm has the potential to drop the most snow in five or six years. Gov. Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency Saturday night to help the state of Virginia prepare. "There's snow time like Showtime", the Chiefs said on Twitter , sharing video of the team's quarterback Patrick Mahomes arriving at the stadium in the snow.

World Chris Johnson's Forecast | Rain and snow chances continue for the weekend
Author: 0 Chris Johnson's Forecast | Rain and snow chances continue for the weekend

There could be a few passing showers for most of us. The storm coming through the area is a two-part storm system! Steadier and more widespread snow arrives Saturday evening and continues into Sunday morning. Lows near 30 in the Triad to near 32 south of Asheboro. Plan on a couple inches of snow on the ground by the time you're waking up on Saturday. This also extends south into Randolph and all of Davidson counties.

World #SaveRahaf: Activists' lightning campaign made Saudi teen's flight a global cause
Author: 0 #SaveRahaf: Activists' lightning campaign made Saudi teen's flight a global cause

This handout picture taken and released by the Thai Immigration Bureau shows Qunun (right) being escorted by a United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees ( UNHCR) official at Suvarnabhumi worldwide airport in Bangkok . The father said he wants his daughter back but respects her decision. Since Australia has expressed concern in the past about women's rights in Saudi Arabia , it should "come forward and offer protection for this young woman", Pearson said.

World Drip, Drip, Drip: Ex-Sanders Staffer Accuses Top Aide Of Sexual Assault
Author: 0 Drip, Drip, Drip: Ex-Sanders Staffer Accuses Top Aide Of Sexual Assault

Politico had previously reported "that a 20-something female staffer said she was forcibly kissed by a top Sanders adviser at a bar in Philadelphia on the final night of the Democratic National Convention". The New York Times has also reported on multiple claims of mistreatment against female Sanders campaign aides by senior male officials. CNN reported on Wednesday that Jeff Weaver, the longtime Sanders confidant and 2016 campaign manager, will not return to the role he held in 2016 ...

World First photo of Jayme Closs released since she was found
Author: 0 First photo of Jayme Closs released since she was found

On Thursday, Jayme escaped the home in Douglas County - about an hour north of Barron - where she was being held. Minutes later, police arrested the man she identified as her captor, Jake Thomas Patterson, and have charged him with abducting Closs and fatally shooting her parents.

World Police release driver in fatal Ottawa bus crash without charges
Author: 0 Police release driver in fatal Ottawa bus crash without charges

The crash took place west of downtown at 3:50 p.m., at the beginning of rush hour, just as dusk was beginning to settle on the coldest day of the winter so far in the capital. The Ottawa Hospital said seven of its patients are in critical condition, and nine are in stable condition, across both campuses. "We're taking every necessary step to establish all of the facts and will co-operate fully with any investigation", said John Manconi, the general manager of Ottawa's transit service, OC ...

World Some seals stranded in Newfoundland town have been removed, officials say
Author: 0 Some seals stranded in Newfoundland town have been removed, officials say

Now that the seals are there, the town and the DFO have to decide what to do about them, and whether or not they should be - or can be - moved. The disoriented seals, Stenson said, just keep on keeping on, hoping for the best. Wonder where's DFO. Those seals been there for a few weeks. - By Holly McKenzie-Sutter in St. John's, N.L. Some of the seals have been removed according to DFO, and they say they will continue to do so where possible, while ensuring the safety of residents, the ...

World Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign paid $1,500 fine to NY state
Author: 0 Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign paid $1,500 fine to NY state

Melissa Stewart, a state Workers Compensation Board spokeswoman, told the Daily News that the Ocasio-Cortez campaign coverage lasted from March 31 to April 30 previous year and it already paid the fine. Ocasio-Cortez's plan would start applying the 70 per cent rate after the first $10 million. The New York democratic socialist would be a thorn in the side of Wall Street, which has seen its regulatory burden lowered since Donald Trump became president.

World President Trump,
Author: 0 President Trump, "There was no collusion, Matt Whitaker is right".

The FBI in May 2017 opened an inquiry into whether Donald Trump was working on behalf of Russia , The New York Times reports. The inquiry forced counterintelligence investigators to evaluate whether Trump was a potential threat to national security, and they also sought to determine whether Trump was deliberately working for Russian Federation or had unintentionally been influenced by Moscow.

Author: 0 Trump promises citizenship path for skilled workers

Trump tweeted . The Republican president has often said he wanted an immigration system that favoured educated or highly skilled people. In the first two years of Trump's presidency, the administration had made it hard for H-1B visa holders over the extension and issuing of new ones.

World Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen to testify publicly before Congress
Author: 0 Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen to testify publicly before Congress

Cohen is a pivotal figure in investigations by special counsel Robert Mueller into potential co-ordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign and by federal prosecutors in NY into campaign finance violations related to payments to buy the silence of a porn actress and a former Playboy Playmate who say they had sex with Trump.

World Senate Democrats block pro-Israel, anti-BDS bill
Author: 0 Senate Democrats block pro-Israel, anti-BDS bill

Under Senate rules, the majority leader was required to change his vote to "no" in order to move to reconsider the failed motion at a later date. First and foremost, it's a great messaging opportunity to highlight the differences between Democratic and Republican governing strategies.

World Unborn baby decapitated in botched-up delivery, nurse leaves head inside
Author: 0 Unborn baby decapitated in botched-up delivery, nurse leaves head inside

He said he realised something was horribly wrong while attempting to take out the placenta. The Rajasthan Police have filed a case against two employees of a government hospital in Jaisalmer's Ramgarh after a newborn's body split into two during delivery, the Hindustan Times reported on Thursday.

Author: 0 Bus driver rescues young child

Irena Ivic, a driver for the Milwaukee County Transit System, was stunned when she saw a young child running barefoot down a highway overpass on the morning of December 22. Ivic sat talking to the coat-swaddled baby, stroking her hair. According to authorities, the toddler was discovered to be less than a year old and it's believed the mother, who may have been suffering from mental health issues, may have left the boy outside.

World Chicago area expected to see snow Saturday, with accumulation south of city
Author: 0 Chicago area expected to see snow Saturday, with accumulation south of city

With highs in the mid 30s, wind chills will be in the 20s thanks to a north wind that could gust as high as 20 miles per hour. A heavy, wet snow will likely occur late Friday into early Saturday morning along the I-70 corridor through IL. Winter Storm Watches & Warnings are lined up just south & southwest of our viewing area. "While an additional 1" maybe 2" is possible we're still going to be dealing with the bulk of the snow from this storm system occurring before sunrise.

World US official says troop withdrawal from Syria has started
Author: 0 US official says troop withdrawal from Syria has started

Turkish and United States troops are operating in Syria without the consent of Damascus, but U.S. forces will leave the country once Daesh is defeated and Kurdish fighters are assured protection, USA national security adviser John Bolton announced on Sunday.

World Trump Threatens National Emergency If He Doesn't Get His Border Wall
Author: 0 Trump Threatens National Emergency If He Doesn't Get His Border Wall

Declaring a national emergency , the president explained, frees up a "tremendous" amount of funds. President Trump indicated Thursday he will likely declare a national emergency if Congress doesn't reach an agreement to fund his border wall - a move that is sure to set off challenges in the courts if he goes ahead with it.

World Missing Wisconsin 13-year-old found alive after almost 3 months
Author: 0 Missing Wisconsin 13-year-old found alive after almost 3 months

Previously, Jayme's relatives told CBS News the front door to the home was shot in . The place where she was found is a little more than an hour's drive to the north. Jayme went missing on October 15 after police discovered someone had broken into the family's home outside Barron and fatally shot her parents, James and Denise Closs.

World Jaguar-Land Rover to cut 4,500 jobs worldwide
Author: 0 Jaguar-Land Rover to cut 4,500 jobs worldwide

The British company, which employs 44,000 in the United Kingdom and cut 1,000 temporary contract workers at its plant in Solihull previous year, has been hit by poor sales in China and a drop in demand for diesel cars. Britain's business minister Greg Clark said on Thursday it is clear why a no-deal Brexit would add to the problems with further costs and disruption.

World Mike Pompeo blames Obama's 'misjudged' foreign policy for chaos in Middle East
Author: 0 Mike Pompeo blames Obama's 'misjudged' foreign policy for chaos in Middle East

Bolton's comments were widely seen as backtracking on Trump's announcement. "It did come as a surprise to many", he said . In Jerusalem on Monday, Bolton listed pre-withdrawal "objectives" - including the final defeat of Islamic State and protection of Kurdish allies - that went well beyond Trump's simple assertion that U.S.