• United Kingdom top diplomat warns no Brexit deal 'now a very real risk'
United Kingdom top diplomat warns no Brexit deal 'now a very real risk'

Speaking to the BBC , Raab refused to deny reports the government is planning to stockpile food or use a section of motorway in England as a lorry park to deal with increased border checks if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal.

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  • UK top diplomat warns no Brexit deal ‘now a very real risk’
UK top diplomat warns no Brexit deal ‘now a very real risk’

He said the United Kingdom outline of its future relationship with the bloc after Brexit offered a basis for discussion in some areas, while raising questions in others. The chief executive of the Civil Service, John Manzoni, told the Commons Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee: "We will be ready for a no-deal Brexit".

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  • Trump considering revoking 6 ex-Obama officials' clearance
Trump considering revoking 6 ex-Obama officials' clearance

Asked if Mr. Trump was punishing those for using free speech to speak out against the president, Sanders said "no", adding, "the president doesn't like the fact that people are politicizing agencies and departments that are specifically meant to not be political and meant to not be monetized off of security clearances".

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  • Federal prosecutors received 12 audio tapes seized from Cohen
Federal prosecutors received 12 audio tapes seized from Cohen

It appears likely that that recording is one of the 12 audio files that have been released to the government. "We had a conversation, I thought it was very fruitful", Avenatti said . Avenatti to the detriment of President Donald Trump ". There's a host of other ways I could have obtained that information. "Nothing in that conversation suggests ...

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  • Netanyahu to hold talks with Lavrov and Gerasimov
Netanyahu to hold talks with Lavrov and Gerasimov

While stating that Israel's long-term goal is to oust Iran from Syria permanently, Israel said it would pursue a "short-term" goal of keeping Iranian forces at least 100 kilometers away from the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights. When Israeli sensors realised they would land on the Syrian side, David's Sling was given an abort order for the interceptor...

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  • Julian Assange Could Be Turned Over To U.K. Authorities Soon
Julian Assange Could Be Turned Over To U.K. Authorities Soon

Wikileaks' founder Julian Assange will be "immediately" forced out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London , according to a new report from close Assange ally Glenn Greenwald . But in March Mr Assange's internet was cut off and restrictions were placed on who could visit him. The Trump administration, though, has no such concerns, noted Greenwald.

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  • Stormy Daniels is getting divorced amid allegations of cheating
Stormy Daniels is getting divorced amid allegations of cheating

Her attorney, Michael Avenatti , further confirmed the news in a tweet on Monday. Avenatti added that Daniels was asking for privacy "for the sake of her family". Their daughter is believed to have been born in 2011. Daniels was recently arrested for allegedly touching three undercover detectives at the club, in violation of laws that had not ...

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  • Pompeo, Haley step up pressure to support Trump's talks on North Korea
Pompeo, Haley step up pressure to support Trump's talks on North Korea

However, Russia's Deputy U.N. Ambassador Dmitry Polyanskiy said there was no reason for Haley to reproach Russia. Both Trump and his secretary of state, Mike Pompeo , have been urging patience since Trump held an historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore last month .

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  • Ethiopia and Eritrea to play friendly football match
Ethiopia and Eritrea to play friendly football match

By doing so, he would lend the weight of his office to a recent peace deal ending the war between Ethiopia and its neighbor Eritrea . On Thursday, Ethiopia named Redwan Hussien, formerly Ethiopian ambassador to Ireland, to become Addis Ababa's representative in Asmara .

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  • Trump Threatens Iran in Late-night All-caps Tweet
Trump Threatens Iran in Late-night All-caps Tweet

He's also throwing Trump's warning to "BE CAUTIOUS" right back at him. Iranian officials have said the USA measures equal an "economic war" on Iran. Washington initially planned to totally shut Iran out of global oil markets after Mr Trump abandoned the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, demanding all other countries to stop buying its crude by No...

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  • Jordan to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany
Jordan to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany

Praising the White Helmets as "courageous volunteers" who risk their lives to help fellow Syrians targeted by senseless violence, Freeland said "Canada will continue to provide significant humanitarian assistance to the people affected by this conflict in Syria ".

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  • Trump Threatens Rohani, Iran With Historic 'Consequences'
Trump Threatens Rohani, Iran With Historic 'Consequences'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned Trump about pursuing hardline policies against Tehran, saying "America should know... war with Iran is the mother of all wars ", according to a Reuters report. Sanders said Trump is not trying to change the conversation from his much-criticized Helsinki summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin last...

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  • Trump says 'very happy' with progress on NKorea talks
Trump says 'very happy' with progress on NKorea talks

As per diplomats and negotiators, Pyongyang has cared little to honour follow-up meetings and maintain basic communications and sought more funds when it comes to the USA while they carried out their engagements perfectly well with the Chinese and South Koreans, the Post report said .

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  • Man was feuding with grandmother before standoff
Man was feuding with grandmother before standoff

He appeared to be handcuffed when he walked out. The Fire Department took six people to hospitals for non-life threatening conditions or injuries , police said . LOS ANGELES The woman killed in a gun battle at a Los Angeles Trader Joe's Saturday was the store's manager, a law enforcement source said. 'Employees snuck out through back emergen...

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  • US judge agrees to delay Manafort trial until next week
US judge agrees to delay Manafort trial until next week

Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller has charged Manafort with alleged tax fraud and money laundering connected to the work he once did for clients in Ukraine. The documents come from a firm that handled Manafort's bookkeeping and the electronic devices of Rick Gates, his longtime business associate. It will instead begin on Tuesda...

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  • I gave up 'nothing' in Russia summit
I gave up 'nothing' in Russia summit

Monday's firestorm erupted when Trump, standing side-by-side with Putin in Helsinki, refused to say he believed that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election, or to publicly condemn it. On both questions, those who say they "strongly disapprove" of Trump's performance outnumber those who say they "strongly approve" by better than 2 to 1.

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  • 2 dead, 13 injured, gunman killed in Toronto shooting
2 dead, 13 injured, gunman killed in Toronto shooting

A "young girl" is among those wounded and is now in critical condition, police said . Global News quoted an unnamed source as saying that the gunman had shot at police before shooting himself but this has not been confirmed by police. The site of the shooting is in Toronto's east end, where several popular restaurants, cafes, and shops are l...

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  • Bell chimes 17 times at memorial for Branson victims
Bell chimes 17 times at memorial for Branson victims

Investigators will also review video taken by passengers in a nearby vessel. The most recent was in February. Because duck boats carry tourists on both water and land, they're regulated by two separated agencies - the Coast Guard for when the boat is on water, and the Department of Transportation when the vehicle is on land.

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  • Rubio on Trump's Russian Federation messaging:
Rubio on Trump's Russian Federation messaging: "Not a good moment for the administration"

Speaking to Howard Kurtz on Fox News' "Media Buzz" on Sunday, Spicer said that Trump had admitted to fumbling his words when he appeared to side with Putin and cast doubts on USA intelligence conclusions about Russian meddling, but added that Trump in the past had spoken very clearly about Russian hacking.

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  • Rouhani says conflict with Iran would be 'mother of all wars'
Rouhani says conflict with Iran would be 'mother of all wars'

He called the religious leaders of Iran "hypocritical holy men" who amassed vast sums of wealth while allowing their people to suffer, part of a highly critical broadside issued as the republic approached the 40th anniversary of its Islamic revolution and the USA prepared to reimpose the economic sanctions.

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