Month: December 2018

Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ) hold a news conference on the death of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi and the humanitarian crisis in Yemen on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., December 12, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said President Donald Trump reassured him about his plan to
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Emergency personnel work at the site of collapsed apartment building after a suspected gas blast in Magnitogorsk, Russia December 31, 2018. Minister of Civil Defence, Emergencies and Disaster Relief/Handout via REUTERS. MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian rescuers were on Monday searching for people still trapped under the rubble of a city apartment block that partly collapsed
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Sunday that he was optimistic that Republicans, Democrats and President Donald Trump could reach a deal to end a government shutdown that includes border wall funding and legal status for some undocumented immigrants. Capitol Hill is seen as a partial U.S. government shutdown continues in Washington,
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FILE PHOTO: Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond leaves 11 Downing Steet in London, Britain, December 17, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville (Reuters) – Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has been accused by his colleagues in the cabinet of failing to release the necessary funding required to prepare Britain for a no-deal Brexit, the Telegraph newspaper
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced the dismissal of coach Dirk Koetter after Sunday’s season-ending loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Dec 30, 2018; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter looks on during the first quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Koetter went 19-29
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(Reuters) – A lion at a North Carolina private wildlife sanctuary fatally mauled a 22-year-old worker on Sunday before being shot and killed by local law enforcement, officials said. The sheriff’s office in Caswell County, North Carolina, said Alexandra Black, who started her job as an intern at the facility two weeks ago, was part
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FILE PHOTO: Documents can be seen at the conference as Ireland’s Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney, host a ‘Getting Ireland Brexit Ready’ workshop at the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne DUBLIN (Reuters) – The number of British citizens applying for Irish passports rose
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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – “Aquaman” easily retained its reign in North America for the second weekend in a row, dominating box office charts with $51.5 million from 4,125 locations. Cast members Jason Momoa, Nicole Kidman and Amber Heard pose at the premiere for “Aquaman” in Los Angeles, California, U.S., December 12, 2018. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni That
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Apple’s new iPhone XS and XS Max are displayed after it went on sale at the Apple Store in Tokyo’s Omotesando shopping district, Japan, September 21, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato (Reuters) – Citi Research on Friday slashed its first-quarter production estimates for Apple Inc’s iPhones and nearly halved expectations on the costliest iPhone XS Max, joining
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