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US briefing: Democrat tensions, Suleimani killing and heat islands

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Baghdad airport attack: Iran general Qassem Suleimani killed amid US tensions Drone strike in Iraq kills man regarded as the second most powerful person in IranThe powerful Iranian general Qassem Suleimani has been killed in a ...
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US briefing: Sondland backtracks, Democrat wins and Boeing's woes Wednesday’s top story: Trump’s EU ambassador ‘now recalls’ Ukraine quid pro quo. Plus, the surprising rise of the single positivity movementGood morn...
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Pompeo: European response to Suleimani killing 'not helpful enough' US secretary of state unfavourably compares European reaction with ‘partners in the region’Mike Pompeo has expressed disappointment with European rea...
20:36, 2020-01-04

Protests and prayers after the killing of Qassem Suleimani - in pictures Iran has vowed revenge for a US airstrike at Baghdad international airport that killed Gen Qassem Suleimani, the head of the elite Quds force and arc...
19:56, 2020-01-03

Mike Pompeo defends Suleimani killing: 'We got it right' – video The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, staunchly defended the targeted killing last week of Iran's top general Qassem Suleimani, telling reporters: ...
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US briefing: border patrol chief quits, Democrat debates and Mueller Wednesday’s top story: Acting CBP head resigns amid outcry over child detainees. Plus, Paul McCartney on his wife Linda’s best photographsSubscribe n...
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Iran attacks two US airbases in Iraq in wake of Suleimani killing Iran says it has launched missile attacks on al-Asad and Erbil airbases ‘in the name of martyr General Qassem Suleimani’Iran crisis – latest updatesI...
08:32, 2020-01-08

Husband of Zaghari-Ratcliffe criticises Trump over Suleimani killing Richard Ratcliffe, whose wife is in Tehran jail, says US ‘playing fast and loose’ with lawSuleimani killing: Trump defends threat to target cultural ...
14:40, 2020-01-06

Nato chief holds back from endorsing US killing of Suleimani Jens Stoltenberg condemns Iran but stresses drone attack decision was not made by NatoThe Nato secretary general, Jens Stoltenberg, had said it is im...
19:52, 2020-01-06

Jane Fonda and Daniel Ellsberg to protest against killing of Suleimani Activist and Pentagon Papers whistleblower to join coalition of protest groups alarmed by US-Iranian tensions on SaturdayThe actor and activist Jane ...
17:48, 2020-01-04

'A defining moment in the Middle East': the killing of Qassem Suleimani An attack on the Iranian general had been unthinkable until recent activities put him in the US’s sightsWarning: this article contains a graphic imag...
19:56, 2020-01-03

Jane Fonda and Daniel Ellsberg protest against killing of Suleimani Activist and Pentagon Papers whistleblower joined protest groups alarmed by US-Iranian tensions in Washington on SaturdayThe actor and activist Jane ...
20:36, 2020-01-04

Iran vows revenge for US killing of top general Qassem Suleimani Fears of conflict spread as Trump appears to taunt Iran, saying it has never won a warThe Iran crisis – live updatesIran has vowed to take revenge fo...
16:52, 2020-01-03

Trump defends killing of Suleimani: 'We did not take action to start a war' – live President makes first public statement since assassination of Iran’s top general and says he will take ‘whatever action is necessary’ – follow liveAn...
21:40, 2020-01-03

US briefing: Hurricane death toll rises, Johnson cornered and Democrat debate Thursday’s top story: 20 people confirmed dead as Hurricane Dorian nears US. Plus, UK government suffers defeat over Brexit as election talk ramps up...
12:28, 2019-09-05

Trump vows to hit 52 sites 'very hard' if Iran retaliates for Suleimani killing As the general’s body is returned to his home country, president says targets represent the 52 US hostages taken by Iran in 1979 Donald Trump has thr...
08:40, 2020-01-05

Trump vows to hit 52 sites 'very hard' if Iran retaliates over Suleimani killing As general’s body is returned to Iran, president says targets represent the 52 US hostages taken by Iran in 1979 Donald Trump has threatened to hit 5...
17:40, 2020-01-05

Suleimani killing the latest in a long, grim line of US assassination efforts There has been no shortage of US attempts to remove foreign adversaries through highly dubious legal or ethical means The US government is no strange...
07:40, 2020-01-04

Pompeo says killing of Suleimani is part of 'bigger strategy' to deter US foes Comments by US secretary of state – which also apply to Russia and China – contradict earlier assertion that the general posed imminent threat to UST...
03:56, 2020-01-14

Why did Trump order the killing of Iran's Qassem Suleimani? – video explainer Qassem Suleimani, who was killed in a US drone strike in Baghdad, was widely considered to be the most powerful man in Iran after the supreme leader,...
11:52, 2020-01-10

US briefing: Harris tops second debate, G20 tensions and supreme court Friday’s top story: Kamala Harris takes Biden to task over race in key debate exchange. Plus, the Guatemalan pastors helping smuggle people to the US...
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US briefing: China trade war, Iran tensions and Philippine election Monday’s top story: markets dip as investors brace for China’s retaliation to US tariffs. Plus, a farewell to Veep, the funniest, sweariest show on T...
15:44, 2019-05-13

Iraq attack: Iran launches missiles at two US airbases in wake of Suleimani killing Iran says it has launched missile attacks on al-Asad and Erbil airbases ‘in the name of martyr General Qassem Suleimani’Iran crisis – latest updatesI...
09:16, 2020-01-08

Donald Trump vows to hit 52 sites 'very hard' if Iran retaliates for Suleimani killing President says the targets include important cultural sites and represent the 52 US hostages taken by Iran in 1979 Donald Trump has threatened to hit...
03:48, 2020-01-05

Suleimani killing: Donald Trump defends threat to hit cultural sites in Iran US president a vows ‘major retaliation’ if Tehran takes revenge over US killing of General Qassem SuleimaniDonald Trump has defended his threat to ta...
05:08, 2020-01-06

Iran ends nuclear deal commitments as fallout of Suleimani killing spreads Iraqi parliament votes to expel US-led troops, while hundreds of thousands march in IranIran has announced it will no longer abide by any of the limi...
20:52, 2020-01-05

Iran ends nuclear deal commitments as fallout from Suleimani killing spreads Iraqi parliament votes to expel US-led troops, while hundreds of thousands march in IranIran has announced that it will no longer abide by any of the...
21:32, 2020-01-05

US briefing: Trump's taxes, China razes mosques and Arctic tensions Tuesday’s top story: Treasury denies ‘unprecedented’ congressional request for president’s tax returns. Plus, how beef changed AmericaSubscribe now t...
12:40, 2019-05-07

US briefing: Iran tensions, racist chants and Kyoto Animation fire Friday’s top story: Tehran denies that US shot down its drone in strait of Hormuz. Plus, the Cats movie trailer is trending for all the wrong reasons...
13:56, 2019-07-19

By killing Qassem Suleimani, Trump has achieved the impossible: uniting Iran | Dina Esfandiary The national hero’s assassination has brought together Iran’s divided government and its exhausted and desperate publicFor Iranians, the assassinatio...
19:52, 2020-01-07

Suleimani killing: Donald Trump defends threat to target cultural sites in Iran US president vows ‘major retaliation’ if Tehran takes revenge over US killing of General Qassem SuleimaniDonald Trump has defended his threat to targ...
08:40, 2020-01-06

'Heat islands': racist housing policies in US linked to deadly heatwave exposure Deadly ‘heat islands’ which have fewer green spaces and tree canopy linked to racist policies in urban neighborhoods, study findsRacist housing polic...
20:08, 2020-01-13

Goldman Sachs says 'gold is a better hedge than oil' as Trump-Iran tensions heat up REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann Goldman Sachs says gold is the better investment compared with oil in times of geopolitical strife. Oil price "risks are skewed...
12:16, 2020-01-06

US briefing: UK election results, Pete Buttigieg and Khashoggi killing Friday’s top story: Tories win big on promise to ‘get Brexit done’. Plus, how extremists infiltrated US police forcesGood morning, I’m Tim Walker wit...
13:44, 2019-12-13

Democrats trash and Republicans praise classified briefing on Soleimani killing Democrats said Trump administration officials failed to provide a justification for the killing of Iranian Quds Force Commander Qassem Soleimani, whi...
00:16, 2020-01-09

Trump tried to calm Iran tensions, then a day later bragged about killing Soleimani to cheering supporters at a rally President Donald Trump at a rally in Toledo, Ohio, Thursday claimed that the assassination of Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani was an act of "Ameri...
15:00, 2020-01-10

This map shows where US-Iran tensions have flared in Iraq, which culminated in the strike killing Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani Skye Gould/Business Insider Tensions have been escalating between the US and Iran in recent days, starting with a rocket attack on December 27 that r...
19:40, 2020-01-03

Falls, heat and murder: What's really killing people at the Grand Canyon About 12 people die each year within Grand Canyon National Park. The causes of death include plane crashes, drownings, falls and murder.   ...
14:24, 2019-04-12

US defence secretary denies plans for forces to leave Iraq amid Iran tensions after Qasem Soleimani killing The US defence secretary has denied claims that the US is planning to pull troops from Iraq amid mounting tensions with Iran....
22:36, 2020-01-06

A new lawsuit says Jeffrey Epstein trafficked and sexually abused dozens of young girls on one of his private islands in the Caribbean. Here's an inside look at the islands. Rick Friedman Photography via Getty; Marco Bello/Reuters In July, New York Magazine reported that Jeffrey Epstein owned two neighboring private islan...
23:04, 2020-01-16

GOP Sen. Mike Lee furious after an 'insulting' Senate briefing on Trump's Iran strike: 'The worst briefing on a military issue I've seen in 9 years' Associated Press Republican Sen. Mike Lee of Utah was furious on Wednesday after a Senate briefing on President Donald Trump's decision to order an a...
23:04, 2020-01-08

Europe prepares for 2nd major heat wave as Canada, U.S. swelter under heat dome June has already been marked as the hottest ever recorded globally, and many climate analysts are warning July could be just as hot....
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21:12, 2019-08-20

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Making of a martyr: how Qassem Suleimani was hunted down The drone strike on Iran’s enforcer could radically transform the Middle EastFor Qassem Suleimani, the 62-year-old head of Iran’s Quds Force, and one...
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Who is Qassem Suleimani? Farm boy who became Iran's second most powerful man Quds leader was extraordinarily successful in reshaping the region in wake of Iraq war and Syrian revolutionUS kills Iranian general in Baghdad drone...
11:40, 2020-01-03

US allies distance themselves from Trump decision to assassinate Suleimani Netanyahu tells security cabinet meeting they ‘should not be dragged into it’ as Saudi minister urges restraint in WashingtonUS allies have distanced...
21:48, 2020-01-06

Impeachment: Warren accuses Trump of 'wag the dog' strike on Suleimani Democratic presidential candidate says US on ‘edge of war’Anti-Isis coalition suspended as Iraqi MPs vote to expel USElizabeth Warren has suggested D...
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Who is Qassem Suleimani? Iran farm boy who became more powerful than a president Quds leader was extraordinarily successful in reshaping the region in wake of Iraq war and Syrian revolutionUS kills Iranian general in Baghdad drone...
10:28, 2020-01-03

Trump claims Suleimani was 'saying bad things' about US before deadly strike President, in audio obtained by CNN from Republican event at Mar-a-Lago, gives account of drone strike that killed Iranian general Addressing Republi...
19:48, 2020-01-18

Oil prices top $70 a barrel amid fears over Suleimani retaliation Rise in cost of crude after US attack on Iranian general could affect petrol priceOil prices have climbed above $70 a barrel for the first time in fo...
19:00, 2020-01-06

Tears mix with vows of vengeance at Suleimani funeral march Mourners weep and beat chests as coffins of those killed in US drone strike pass through Baghdad’s streetsIn a wide street shaded by tall eucalyptus ...
16:44, 2020-01-04

Qassem Suleimani: tears mix with vows of vengeance at funeral Mourners weep and beat chests as coffins of those killed in US drone strike pass through BaghdadIn a wide Baghdad street shaded by tall eucalyptus tr...
18:48, 2020-01-04

Fears grow of bloody reprisal after Qassem Suleimani assassination Rockets crash close to US embassy compound in Baghdad while huge crowds mourn Iranian generalHuge crowds joined funeral processions for Qassem Suleim...
20:36, 2020-01-04

The strike on Suleimani was wildly reckless. Blowback will come | Michael H Fuchs The attack will embolden Iran’s hardliners, further destabilize the region, and put American lives across the world at riskThat explosive national se...
21:20, 2020-01-03

After Suleimani, Iran will hit back hard – possibly on multiple fronts Iran has military, covert and diplomatic options. And this new phase of the confrontation could quickly get out of handOn the outskirts of Tehran, va...
16:12, 2020-01-04

Trump says strike against 'monster' Suleimani was retaliation – live updates US president also claimed strike was carried out due to an imminent threat, echoing senior officials Help us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consi...
21:48, 2020-01-07

‘After Suleimani, Iran will hit back hard – possibly on multiple fronts’ Iran has military, covert and diplomatic options. And this new phase of the confrontation could quickly get out of handOn the outskirts of Tehran, va...
12:28, 2020-01-04

Qassem Suleimani: chants of 'death to America' at Baghdad funeral Thousands of mourners attend funeral procession for Iranian general killed in US airstrikeA defining moment in the Middle EastThousands of mourners h...
11:36, 2020-01-04

Nikki Haley claims Democrats the ‘only ones mourning loss’ of Suleimani ‘You don’t see anyone standing up for Iran,’ says ex-ambassador to UN, amid speculation she could replace Vice-President Mike PenceNikki Haley, forme...
15:16, 2020-01-07

Colin Kaepernick attacks US 'imperialism' in wake of Suleimani strike Former NFL star has been long-term critic of US policiesKareem Abdul-Jabbar: Kaepernick is America’s black GrinchColin Kaepernick, the NFL quarterbac...
17:12, 2020-01-05

The Suleimani assassination goes against Trump’s policy – but not his character | Jonathan Freedland Although the US president says he wants to avoid military entanglements, he can’t resist the macho appeal of actionIs there any point looking for log...
21:20, 2020-01-03

Iran crisis: Trump says Suleimani 'should have been taken out years ago' – live updates World reacts to news of US drone strike ordered by Donald Trump on Iranian general Qassem Suleimani in BaghdadUS and allies on high alert as Iran thr...
15:48, 2020-01-03

Qassem Suleimani: tears mix with vows of vengeance at Iranian general's funeral Mourners weep and beat chests as coffins of those killed in US drone strike pass through BaghdadIn a wide Baghdad street shaded by tall eucalyptus tr...
19:36, 2020-01-04

Doubts grow over US case for Suleimani assassination as Iran urges revenge Rockets crash close to US embassy compound in Baghdad while huge crowds mourn Iranian generalHuge crowds joined funeral processions for Qassem Suleim...
23:32, 2020-01-04

Iran mourns Suleimani as fallout intensifies over US strike - live updates Follow the latest developments as huge crowds pack streets of Tehran in memory of Iranian general 11.54am GMT Downing Street has insisted Britain’s s...
13:12, 2020-01-06

Huge crowds led by weeping supreme leader mourn Suleimani in Iran Tensions rise as thousands take to streets of Tehran for funeral of general killed in drone strikeIran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has ...
12:04, 2020-01-06

Qassem Suleimani: 'Death to America' chants at Baghdad funeral procession Thousands gather to mourn general killed in US airstrike as Tehran vows ‘harsh revenge’A defining moment in the Middle EastThousands of people have g...
16:12, 2020-01-04

US kills Iran general Qassem Suleimani in strike ordered by Trump Tehran vows revenge after drone in Iraq used to assassinate top military leaderUS kills Iranian general in Baghdad drone strike – live updatesDonald ...
12:04, 2020-01-03

Dozens dead in stampede at Suleimani burial procession – Iran state TV Local TV reports say 35 killed in crush as huge number of mourners turn out for burial of generalDozens of people have been killed in a stampede in t...
11:16, 2020-01-07

Iran: dozens dead in stampede at Suleimani burial procession – state TV Local TV reports say 35 killed in crush as huge number of mourners turn out for burial of generalDozens of people have been killed in a stampede in t...
11:32, 2020-01-07

Donald Trump’s assassination of Qassem Suleimani will come back to haunt him | Mohammad Ali Shabani The Quds force leader had the status of national hero even among secular Iranians. His death could act as a rallying cryThe US has assassinated Qasse...
15:16, 2020-01-03

Iran: Suleimani funeral crush death toll rises to more than 50 - latest updates Mourners are crushed in city of Kerman during procession for general killed by US drone strikeFull report: dozens dead in crush at Suleimani processi...
17:32, 2020-01-07

Iran: Suleimani funeral crush death toll rises to 50 - latest updates Mourners are crushed in city of Kerman during procession for general killed by US drone strikeFull report: dozens dead in crush at Suleimani processi...
16:52, 2020-01-07

Aftermath of US airstrike that killed top Iranian general Qassem Suleimani – video report The White House said Donald Trump ordered an airstrike that killed the powerful Iranian general Qassem Soleimani and Iraqi militia leader Abu Mahdi a...
15:16, 2020-01-07

Iran raises death toll from Suleimani funeral crush to 40 - latest updates Mourners are crushed in city of Kerman during procession for general killed by US drone strikeFull report: dozens dead in crush at Suleimani processi...
13:12, 2020-01-07

Qassem Suleimani: tears mix with vows of vengeance at Iran general's funeral march Mourners weep and beat chests as coffins of those killed in US drone strike pass through Baghdad’s streetsIn a wide street shaded by tall eucalyptus ...
17:00, 2020-01-04

Trump ordered US drone strike that killed Iran general Qassem Suleimani Supreme leader vows ‘severe revenge’ after US president orders Baghdad airport strike as part of ‘decisive defensive action’ US kills Iranian general...
11:04, 2020-01-03

Trump says Iran will never have a nuclear weapon as Tehran mourns Suleimani – live updates Follow the latest developments as huge crowds pack streets of Tehran in memory of Iranian general 3.10pm GMT Hundreds of Yemenis have taken part in a...
16:20, 2020-01-06

Qassem Suleimani's death threatens to open grisly new chapter in Middle East Killing of powerful Iranian general will have far-reaching consequences for TrumpUS kills Iranian general in Baghdad drone strike – live updatesIn hi...
10:28, 2020-01-03

Iran general Qassem Suleimani killed in Baghdad drone strike ordered by Trump White House says ‘decisive defensive action’ taken by president to kill Quds force leader in Baghdad airport attack The White House said Donald Trump...
05:04, 2020-01-03

Footage shows aftermath of US airstrike that killed top Iranian general Qassem Suleimani – video The White House said Donald Trump ordered an airstrike that killed the powerful Iranian general Qassem Soleimani and Iraqi militia leader Abu Mahdi a...
16:08, 2020-01-03

US kills Iranian general Qassem Suleimani in Baghdad drone strike – live updates World reacts to dramatic news of US drone strike in Baghdad, as American citizens are urged to depart Iraq immediatelyFull report: Qassem Suleimani k...
10:28, 2020-01-03

US airstrike on Iranian general Qassem Suleimani 'saved American lives', claims Pompeo – live updates World reacts to news of US drone strike ordered by Donald Trump on Iranian general Qassem Suleimani in BaghdadUS and allies on high alert as Iran thr...
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20:36, 2020-01-04

NHC says 60% chance of cyclone near Windward Islands A low pressure system located about 1,100 miles (1,770 km) east-southeast of the Windward Islands has a 60% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in ...
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What to see and do on Vancouver Island and surrounding islands Exploring coast-to-coast treasures, like B.C.'s Indigenous cultures and exquisite wildlife       ...
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U.S. NHC says 40% chance of cyclone off Windward Islands A tropical wave located several hundred miles east of the Windward Islands has a 40% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. Nati...
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10 best breweries and distilleries across the Hawaiian Islands Make room for these boozy pit stops on your itinerary       ...
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11:48, 2019-09-18

A Mother Journeys Through Grief Across Finland’s Many Islands The beauty and calm of the Aland archipelago is deceptive. Isolation encourages contemplation — but can it offer respite as well?...
22:28, 2019-11-12

NHC says 50% chance of cyclone near northern Leeward Islands A broad area of low pressure located about 450 miles east-northeast of the northern Leeward Islands has a 50% chance of becoming a cyclone in the nex...
07:36, 2019-11-18

Wildfire prompts evacuations in Canary Islands A wildfire in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of a small town in Gran Canaria island on Saturday, and officials said the blaze had a "great ...
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Why the Faroe Islands will close to tourists in 2020 Managing a popular tourist attraction can be kind of like throwing a party -- everyone wants to come and have fun, but nobody wants to help clean up ...
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15:24, 2019-10-04

Dive into culinary bliss in the Cayman Islands Known for their crystal-clear waters, the isles are fast becoming the food capital of the Caribbean Ailis Brennan enjoys a feast...
13:48, 2020-01-24

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NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near northern Leeward Islands A broad area of low pressure centered a little more than 200 miles (322 km) east-northeast of the northern Leeward Islands has a 70% chance of becomi...
07:40, 2019-11-19

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600 gallons of oil spilled in waters off Galapagos Islands Emergency teams in the Galapagos Islands are working to contain a 600-gallon oil spill after a cargo vessel overturned while being loaded with contai...
16:56, 2019-12-23

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16:40, 2019-07-25

How students are learning about 9/11 at Sky Islands High School TUCSON – Wednesday morning, Sky Islands Public High School held a presentation for students to learn more about the history of the September 11...
14:44, 2019-09-12

Russia is finding new islands in the Arctic, while the US is still trying to figure out how to get up there Associated Press Russian explorers recently mapped five new Arctic islands that have appeared as ice recedes and interest grows in expanded shipping,...
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Rising sea levels swallow up 2 Indonesian islands Indonesian scientists claimed that the capital's airport would be flooded with water by 2035....
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22:12, 2019-05-02

US may dump 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands A US government agency is proposing using 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Islands, located 3...
23:00, 2019-07-08

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21:44, 2019-05-22

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06:36, 2019-07-27

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23:08, 2019-06-17

Over 9,000 evacuated as fires rage in Spain's Canary Islands Over 9,000 people have been evacuated as wildfires rage on Spain's Canary Islands off the northwest coast of Africa, officials said....
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2019 Caribbean travel warnings: What islands are safe? The U.S. has issued travel warnings across the Caribbean citing crime, even at exclusive resorts. But at least 12 islands are considered safe.  ...
02:28, 2019-07-24

Denmark plans new windfarm islands that could power 10m homes Country produced 41% of its energy from wind power in 2018, the highest level in EuropeDenmark is actively pursuing plans to build one or more artifi...
14:12, 2019-12-11

Japan protests Chinese activity near disputed islands TOKYO (AP) — Japan is protesting what is says was an unauthorized Chinese maritime survey within its economic waters near disputed East China Sea isl...
13:48, 2019-06-17

Magnitude 6.3 quake strikes off Solomon Islands: EMSC An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck off the coast of the Solomon Islands, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said http://bit.ly...
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Culinary bliss in the Caymans: a foodie guide to the islands Known for their crystal-clear waters, the isles are fast becoming the food capital of the Caribbean. Ailis Brennan enjoys a feast...
14:28, 2020-01-24

Thousands try to flee hurricane-devastated Bahamas islands Hundreds of people fled the Bahamas island of Great Abaco by boat on Friday and thousands more tried to get on a cruise ship leaving neighboring Gran...
03:52, 2019-09-07

Denmark plans to build artificial islands for windfarms Energy park of one or more islands would be able to supply up to 10 million householdsDenmark is pursuing plans to build one or more artificial islan...
15:16, 2019-12-11

The waters of the Galapagos Islands are being invaded by alien species 53 non-native organisms have been spotted in the protected marine environment of the Galapagos. Ships may be to blame – and worse species could be on...
10:42, 2019-04-09

North Carolina's islands: the beauty of the Outer Banks The remote, pristine islands of North Carolina are rich with dunes, wildlife – and the ghost of BlackbeardThere is no horizon: only the odd hint indi...
12:40, 2019-07-28

Greenland is off the market – but which other islands or towns could Donald Trump buy? From Chilean isles to whole Italian villages, it is possible to purchase a lot of property in a hurry, even for non-billionairesIt’s been a while sin...
09:08, 2019-08-22

At least eight killed and 60 injured after earthquake strikes tourist islands A POWERFUL 5.9 magnitude jolt has left at least eight people dead and scores injured in the Philipines....
08:12, 2019-07-27

Pesticide poisoned French paradise islands in Caribbean France has a pollution crisis in the Caribbean caused by toxic chlordecone sprayed on banana crops....
12:48, 2019-10-25

Lost 'Darwinia' islands could be origin of species in the Galapagos Millions of years before the Galapagos existed, another island chain may have shaped the evolution of the unusual wildlife that later inspired Charle...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Barge With 600 Gallons of Diesel Sinks Off Galápagos Islands The spill, which occurred after a crane toppled onto a barge, forced an emergency cleanup in one of the world’s most revered natural destinations....
17:16, 2019-12-23

Storm Dorian likely to strengthen as it churns toward Caribbean islands Tropical Storm Dorian was likely to strengthen into a hurricane during the next two days as it churned westward in the Caribbean Sea, putting Puerto ...
22:00, 2019-08-25

Ramos sets record in Spain’s win over Faeroe Islands TORSHAVN, Faeroe Islands (AP) — The Spanish soccer federation says Sergio Ramos has become the player with most wins with a national team after Spain...
00:48, 2019-06-08

Chagos Islands: UN expected to call for end of British control UK faces overwhelming vote to uphold international court’s opinion and declare archipelago an ‘integral part’ of Mauritius The UK is facing a diploma...
07:32, 2019-05-21

Flycatchers and fantails: new songbirds discovered on tiny islands Five species and five subspecies found in Indonesia in the largest discovery of its kind in more than a centuryTen new songbird species and subspecie...
20:16, 2020-01-09

Solomon Islands: bay hit by oil spill suffers second contamination crisis An estimated 5,000 tonnes of bauxite has spilled into Kangava Bay, where a tanker ran aground in FebruaryA second major spill has hit the pristine So...
07:00, 2019-07-05

Solomon Islands establishes diplomatic ties with China Solomon Islands says the decision to switch diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China was based on "national needs." The development leaves Taiwan ...
18:08, 2019-09-21

5 Mediterranean Islands the Tourist Mobs Haven't Invaded Yet Attention: Summer-vacation procrastinators. We’ve identified five Mediterranean islands that offer fabulous food, accommodations and seascapes but re...
15:20, 2019-07-05

Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4,000 as wildfire spreads A wildfire sweeping across Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of 4,000 people on Sunday and officials warned tackling the blaze...
18:44, 2019-08-18

UK defies UN deadline to return Chagos Islands to Mauritius The UK has defied a United Nationals deadline to return control of an overseas territory to Mauritius....
11:52, 2019-11-22

Chagos islands: The fight over Africa’s last British colony A piece of Britain lies between Madagascar, Sri Lanka and Indonesia. To date the Chagos Islands are still under British control and their inhabitants...
18:56, 2019-11-22

Bahamas sends 900 security personnel to hurricane-hit islands Government acts to avert profiteering in wake of disasterOfficials still trying to reach areas cut off by floods and debrisThe government of the Baha...
19:52, 2019-09-08

When China came calling: inside the Solomon Islands switch The Pacific nation’s decision to sever ties with Taiwan reverberated around the world and has had far-reaching consequences inside the countryThe mar...
01:12, 2019-12-08

'One day we'll disappear': Tuvalu's sinking islands | Eleanor Ainge Roy Rising seas are on the verge of swallowing two of the tiny archipelago’s nine islands, and the encroaching waves haunt locals’ dreams On the hottest ...
11:36, 2019-05-16

Solomon Islands switches recognition from Taiwan to China The decision is a major win for China as it seeks to turn a dwindling number of countries that recognize Taiwan. The loss leaves Taiwan recognized by...
05:36, 2019-09-17

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas Abaco Islands 'decimated' At least seven people have been killed in the Bahamas and officials expect the number to rise. The hurricane battered the region for more than 30 hou...
06:08, 2019-09-04

Early Humans Migrated to Greek Islands 200,000 Years Ago Scientists have proven early humans migrated through the Mediterranean much earlier than currently believed....
20:08, 2019-10-17

World War I battlecruiser wreck discovered near the Falkland Islands The wreck of a World War I German battlecruiser has been discovered off the Falkland Islands....
15:40, 2019-12-05

House Hunting in the Canary Islands: A Villa Near the Ocean On the island of Tenerife, the housing market hit bottom about a decade ago. Now tourism and development are bringing it back — but it’s a slow proce...
18:04, 2019-12-04

U.S. NHC says 90% chance of cyclone formation near Cabo Verde Islands A large low pressure system located less than 300 miles southeast of Cabo Verde Islands has a 90% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, ...
20:32, 2019-10-14

Sustainable tourism: why the Faroe Islands closed for maintenance When the north Atlantic islands shut for a weekend to all but ‘voluntourists’ doing conservation projects, it was a win-win for locals and visitorsTh...
08:32, 2019-05-08

Corbyn condemns May's defiance of Chagos Islands ruling Exclusive: Labour leader accuses PM of disregarding international lawJeremy Corbyn has written to the prime minister condemning her decision to defy ...
19:32, 2019-05-01

UN demands Britain end rule of Chagos Islands in 6 months UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly to demand that Britain end its “colonial administration” of the ...
21:36, 2019-05-22

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces 8,000 people to evacuate An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands forced emergency workers to evacuate more than 8,000 people.     ...
17:56, 2019-08-19

One of the most remote settled islands is plagued by plastic waste Enlarge / Plastic water bottles washed up on a beach. (credit: Water Alternatives / Flickr) Roughly halfway between Argentina and South Africa, in th...
22:28, 2019-10-03

‘We can’t wait’: Maldives desperately seeks help as islands risk going under The tropical Maldives may lose entire islands unless it can quickly access cheap financing to fight the impact of climate change, its foreign ministe...
19:16, 2020-01-17

Three tourists drown during Turks and Caicos Islands vacation Three Texas tourists, including a married couple, drowned during a vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands, authorities and reports said Tuesday. Th...
03:48, 2019-08-07

'We can't wait': Maldives desperate for funds as islands risk going under The tropical Maldives may lose entire islands unless it can quickly access cheap financing to fight the impact of climate change, its foreign ministe...
12:04, 2020-01-17

US tourists drown during Turks and Caicos Islands vacation Three Texas tourists, including a married couple, drowned during a vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands, authorities and reports said Tuesday. Th...
06:52, 2019-08-07

UK suffers crushing defeat in UN vote on Chagos Islands General assembly strongly condemns British occupation of Indian Ocean territoryThe United Nations general assembly has overwhelmingly backed a motion...
22:00, 2019-05-22

Wildfires prompt 4,000 to evacuate on Spain’s Canary Islands By Sunday afternoon, the fire had taken two different directions, burning more than 1,700 hectares as it continued advancing....
23:28, 2019-08-18

Alleged migrant smugglers arrested on Greek islands Greek police have arrested 15 people suspected of facilitating migrant smuggling on two Greek islands. There are reports they charged up to €6,000 to...
22:04, 2019-07-18

2020 Democrat: ‘We are well on our way to losing this election’ Presidential hopeful Steve Bullock said that infighting among the more than 20 Democratic contenders threatens to hand the 2020 election to President...
00:16, 2019-08-09

Cory Booker may be the next Democrat to bow out: memo The historically huge Democratic presidential field is on the brink of getting a whole lot smaller, says Sen. Cory Booker’s campaign manager. “...
18:52, 2019-09-21

Long Pentagon briefing drought about to end RED-LETTER DAY: The last time a U.S. defense secretary took the podium in the Pentagon briefing room alongside the joint chiefs chairman to face the ...
14:32, 2019-08-28

How to watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 briefing Want to watch Microsoft's Xbox E3 press conference? You should click right here to see it all for yourself live from Los Angeles.Read More...
21:48, 2019-06-09

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Your morning briefing: What you should know for Wednesday, September 4 The 21 senior Tories who last night rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
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07:44, 2019-10-31

How to watch Bethesda’s E3 media briefing Bethesda E3 2019 media briefing is live, and you can watch by clicking play right here. Catch the latest from Doom Eternal, Wolfenstein, and more.Rea...
02:08, 2019-06-10

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07:48, 2019-11-08

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07:20, 2020-01-17

Your morning briefing: What you should know for Thursday, September 19 John Major is to tell the UK's highest court that Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament was motivated by the Prime Minister's "political in...
06:36, 2019-09-19

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12:52, 2019-05-01

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06:20, 2020-01-24

Your morning briefing: What you should know for Tuesday, September 24 Boris Johnson has hinted that he would refuse to resign if the Supreme Court today rules that he abused his powers as prime minister by proroguing Pa...
06:32, 2019-09-24

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06:48, 2019-12-19

Tropical Storm Lorenzo forms near Cabo Verde Islands: U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Thirteen has strengthened into Storm Lorenzo over the Atlantic and is expected to become a hurricane by Wednesday, the National H...
18:52, 2019-09-23

Pacific Islands leaders agree on climate plan with loopholes Pacific Islands leaders failed to agree on tough new climate change commitments at an annual summit on Thursday, agreeing instead to endorse a plan t...
16:48, 2019-08-15

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, p...
18:24, 2019-08-22

England should consider Pacific Islands tour, says coach Scott Wisemantel • Attack coach says tier-one nations must do more to help• ‘No reason England can’t go there’ says WisemantelWhen England’s attack coach, Scott Wisem...
23:20, 2019-09-17

'Truly astounding': inside the Farallon Islands' battle against a plague of mice With more than a thousand mice per acre, an ecosystem is under threat. But poison could make things even worseThe Farallon Islands of northern Califo...
12:40, 2019-11-28

Australia waters down Pacific Islands plea on climate crisis Forum’s chair describes leaders’ 12 hours of talks as ‘very, very tough struggle’Australia stands in opposition to other Pacific Islands nations afte...
21:20, 2019-08-15

Are artificial islands the answer to Hong Kong’s housing crisis? Will a $60bn development to house 1.1 million people help to ease the world’s most unaffordable property market or is it simply ‘pouring money into t...
07:24, 2019-07-12

South Korea starts drills at Japan-claimed islands South Korea's navy has launched a drill around a group of small islands claimed by both Tokyo and Seoul as the feud between the two countries escalat...
10:44, 2019-08-25

Hawaii’s islands are under threat from rising sea levels, experts warn HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's iconic Waikiki Beach could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by climate change overtake its white sand beaches ...
14:48, 2019-04-23

The Caribbean's best secret beaches, from Turks and Caicos Islands to St. Lucia Seek out these less-crowded spots during your Caribbean getaway.       ...
13:44, 2019-11-24

Thousand Islands Association increasingly frustrated with IJC’s Plan 2014 Thousand Island Association members are demanding changes to the International Commission's Plan 2014, which they believe has contributed to the incr...
03:08, 2019-10-06

Quake of magnitude 6.4 strikes off Kermadec islands in Pacific: USGS A 6.4 magnitude quake struck off the Kermadec islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of...
13:44, 2019-06-27

Women on the Solomon Islands are protecting critically endangered sea turtles On the Solomon Islands, rats and poachers are the two major threats to critically endangered sea turtles. A group of local women have joined forces t...
14:36, 2020-01-22

'Please come and visit:' Unscathed Bahamas islands need visitors to aid hurricane recovery The most important thing the world can do to help the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian is pay the island nation a visit.      ...
14:52, 2019-10-03

Hurricane Lorenzo barrels towards Azores Islands as Category 2 storm The Category 2 Hurricane Lorenzo is expected to hit the Portuguese islands Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. Waves up to 22 meters high and hurric...
19:24, 2019-10-01

Jeffrey Epstein an ‘evil genius’ for filing will in the Virgin Islands Jeffrey Epstein is still making trouble for his alleged victims from the grave. By filing his will in the US Virgin Islands, the pedophile added anot...
05:04, 2019-08-21

Storm Dorian declared a hurricane as it ploughs towards the US Virgin Islands Tropical Storm Dorian has now become a hurricane, experts said as it ploughed towards the US Virgin Islands....
21:40, 2019-08-28

Balearic islands' bill to clamp down on alcohol-fuelled holidays Law bans happy hours, free bars and makes it illegal to advertise pub crawlsThe regional government in the Balearic islands has passed a bill aimed a...
15:56, 2020-01-17

Southwest to begin running $29 flights between Hawaiian islands in January In mid-January, Southwest will offer four flights a day between Hilo on Hawaii island to Honolulu and from Lihue on Kauai to Honolulu.   &...
15:08, 2019-08-19

Canary Islands wildfire prompts 9,000 evacuations; reaches park An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9,000 the number of people evacuated fro...
21:08, 2019-08-19

Artificial Scottish islands are thousands of years older than thought Ancient inhabitants of Scotland built islands in the country’s lochs, with most thought to be about 2800 years old – but several actually date back 5...
13:56, 2019-06-12

From remote Australian islands to the Mediterranean Sea: Plastic pollution is easy to see “The plastic on Cocos (Keeling) was largely single-use consumer items such as bottle caps and straws, as well as a large number of shoes."...
20:00, 2019-05-22

Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes northeast of Solomon Islands: USGS A magnitude 6.4 quake struck northeast of the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
10:24, 2019-05-03

Solomon Islands poised to switch allegiance from Taiwan to China Pacific nation is one of the few countries that recognise Taiwan, but this may soon changeThe Solomon Islands intends to sever diplomatic ties with T...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Raging Canary Islands wildfire sparks mass evacuation Hundreds of people have been evacuated as firefighters on the island of Gran Canaria try to bring a huge wildfire under control. Police have detained...
00:24, 2019-08-12

Nebraska, Washington State highlight Cayman Islands field GEORGETOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — New coach Fred Hoiberg and the Nebraska Cornhuskers headline the field for next season’s Cayman Islands Class...
23:48, 2019-05-07

Denmark plans new wind farm islands that could power 10m homes Country produced 41% of its energy from wind power in 2018, the highest level in EuropeDenmark is actively pursuing plans to build one or more artifi...
14:00, 2019-12-11

BREAKING: At least seven killed and 60 injured after earthquake strikes tourist islands A POWERFUL 5.9 magnitude jolt has left at least six people dead and multiple injured in the Philipines....
06:00, 2019-07-27

Climbing and diving on Kalymnos: an Aegean islands adventure continues Kalymnos, second hop on our tour of lesser-known islands, has many rock-climbing highlights – and some sweet spots for scuba diving• Read part 1 of K...
08:20, 2019-08-04

Fascinating Artifacts from the Battle of the Egadi Islands are Pulled from the Depths Underwater archaeologists have recovered a treasure trove of artifacts off the coast of Sicily from the site of the first ancient naval battle ever d...
21:04, 2019-08-01

Will Germany's vanishing Hallig islands survive rising seas? Those who live on Germany's tiny Hallig islands have to share their land with the sea which regularly floods it. Some residents of Hooge talk about l...
10:52, 2020-01-03

Thousand Islands resident files human rights claim against the IJC A man who lives in the Thousand Islands has filed a human rights complaint against the International Joint Commission, claiming they are responsible ...
04:32, 2019-10-25

Yamaha was hindered by "internal islands" before 2019 MotoGP season Yamaha MotoGP boss Lin Jarvis believes the manufacturer has addressed an "internal islands" problem that had hampered its premier-class form in the p...
17:08, 2019-12-30

Boat carrying 600 gallons of diesel capsizes off Galapagos Islands The islands are home to a "melting pot" of marine species, with everything from giant tortoises to sea lions to mockingbirds and finches....
19:20, 2019-12-23

Wild swimming, art walks and islands: five car-free day trips from Sydney Contrary to popular belief, some of the best bits of the city’s surrounds are accessible by public transport With the Hawkesbury River to the north, ...
06:32, 2019-10-28

Cargo vessel accident dumps 600 gallons of oil in Galapagos Islands A devastating 600-gallon oil spill has occurred in the Galapagos Islands — a UNESCO World Heritage site that is home to one of the most fragile...
18:56, 2019-12-23

Moment barge carrying 600 gallons of oil sinks in Galapagos Islands A crane has collapsed onto a barge carrying 600 gallons of diesel in the Galapagos Islands, causing an environmental scare in one of the most fragile...
15:16, 2019-12-23

The Windswept Scottish Islands Producing Beautiful Artisanal Goods One London gallery is determined to continue the tradition embraced for centuries by the Orkney chain....
12:36, 2019-09-09

Australia coal use is 'existential threat' to Pacific islands, says Fiji PM Frank Bainimarama appeals to larger neighbour to ‘more fully appreciate’ climate risks and reduce carbon emissionsThe prime minister of Fiji has warn...
07:44, 2019-08-12

Trove of New Bird Species Found on Remote Indonesian Islands Researchers found 10 new species and subspecies of songbirds off the coast of Sulawesi, with distinct songs and genetics from known birds....
20:48, 2020-01-09

Want to help the Bahamas recover from Hurricane Dorian? Visit its popular islands The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is urging people to help the group of islands recover as a whole by continuing to visit the other islands....
22:28, 2019-09-11

Scuba diving and stand up paddleboarding in Japan’s Kerama Islands In a tiny archipelago that includes Zamami Island, sea turtles, solitude and Nemos galore....
13:52, 2019-05-03

California Democrat says ‘sound conclusion’ possible on impeachment Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) believes Congress can make “a sound conclusion” on President Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry after the Intelligence Co...
17:44, 2019-12-08

Top Democrat calls on FDA head to ban e-cigarettes or resign Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin called on Ned Sharpless, the acting head of the Food and Drug Administration, to resign if he does not ban most e-...
00:24, 2019-09-07

Key Democrat says USMCA negotiation process 'not over yet,' could go into 2020 Connecticut Democrat Rosa DeLauro said Wednesday that the negotiations for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade are "not over yet" and numerous ...
00:16, 2019-09-05

Jo Swinson confirms Liberal Democrat leadership bid Jo Swinson has confirmed she will stand to replace Vince Cable as leader of the Liberal Democrats....
02:44, 2019-05-31

Michael Bloomberg’s gal pal re-registered as Democrat last year Mike Bloomberg’s longtime girlfriend, Diana Taylor, re-registered as a Democrat last year as he first considered a 2020 White House bid, The Post has...
03:24, 2019-11-16

Democrat Pete Buttigieg says he raised $24M in 2nd quarter SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg (BOO’-tuh-juhj) says he raised nearly $25 million in the second quarter,...
13:44, 2019-07-01

Trump slammed over attack on Democrat congresswomen The US president told female Democrat representatives of color to go back to where they came from. Three of the women he targeted were born and raise...
05:20, 2019-07-15

NYPD Democrat running for Queens DA as Republican Republicans’ hopes for winning the Queens district attorney race are riding on a former NYPD cop and amateur boxer — who happens to be a registered D...
04:40, 2019-11-04

Democrat who’s against impeachment meets with Trump: source An administration official confirmed that Rep. Jeff Van Drew met with Trump in the White House on Friday....
23:04, 2019-12-14

Democrat cautions about Trump’s July 4th extravaganza WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic senator says he fears President Donald Trump’s planned July Fourth extravaganza on the National Mall could turn ...
21:36, 2019-05-22

Sen. Michael Bennet becomes latest Democrat to run for president Sen. Michael Bennet became the latest Democrat to announce he will run for president in 2020. The Colorado lawmaker announced his bid on “CBS T...
15:44, 2019-05-02

California Democrat: No reason for whistleblower to testify Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) on Sunday didn’t budge: The whistleblower who called attention to President Donald Trump’s Ukraine call and spurred an ...
16:20, 2019-11-10

Joe Sestak becomes the 25th Democrat running for president Then there were 25. Joe Sestak, a former congressman from Pennsylvania and Navy admiral, became the latest Democrat to join the crowd of 2020 preside...
22:32, 2019-06-23

Democrat Says Bevin Needs More Votes For Pension Plan FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Kentucky Democrat is questioning whether Gov. Matt Bevin has enough votes to pass his pension reform plan. Just las...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Here are all the states where you have to register as a Democrat to vote in the primaries Associated Press The first primary contests of the 2020 election are just under three months away, and the deadlines to register to vote are coming u...
16:44, 2019-11-18

Fox & Friends Has a Little Meltdown About a Democrat Getting Applause on Fox News Fox & Friends host Brian Kilmeade suffered some sort of break from reality on Monday morning after Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg received (checks ...
15:40, 2019-05-20

Taylor Swift: 'You’re a Democrat? Sick. Get in the Car. We’re Going to the Mall' Long have we waited for the day that Taylor Swift declare herself a politics wonk, and today is that day....
18:36, 2019-09-18

Russia maps 5 new Arctic islands discovered by eagle-eyed student Russia has mapped five new Arctic islands that were first spotted by a student using satellite imagery....
03:48, 2019-08-31

China extends influence in Pacific as Solomon Islands break with Taiwan Blow for Taipei as largest remaining ally in region switches relations to Beijing The Solomon Islands’ government has voted to sever its longstanding...
15:04, 2019-09-16

Precious escargot … mission to return tiny snails to Pacific islands British zoologists are part of a global project to release 15,000 highly-endangered partula species vital to French PolynesiaThey are some of the sma...
13:20, 2019-09-28

Pacific islands seek $500m to make ocean's shipping zero carbon Coalition of six nations aims to raise funds and achieve full decarbonisation by 2050A coalition of Pacific island nations wants to raise $500m (£400...
16:52, 2019-09-24

Precious escargot: the mission to return tiny snails to Pacific islands British zoologists part of global project to release 15,000 endangered partula species vital to French PolynesiaThey are some of the smallest animals...
14:24, 2019-09-28

Residents prepare as Tropical Storm Dorian heads for Caribbean Islands Dorian was expected to turn toward the west-northwest on Monday and continue on that path through Tuesday night, the NHC said....
19:08, 2019-08-26

Hurricane Jerry likely to pass north of Leeward Islands, Puerto Rico: NHC Hurricane Jerry is expected to move north of the northern Leeward Islands later on Friday and pass well north of Puerto Rico on Saturday, the U.S. Na...
14:40, 2019-09-20

In Abaco Islands, lives shattered by Hurricane Dorian’s devastation to the Bahamas MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas — About a week after Hurricane Dorian ravaged the Abaco Islands as the strongest hurricane to hit the Bahamas on record, those...
01:24, 2019-09-09

Bahamas suffers ‘catastrophic damage’ as Dorian pounds islands: offical Bahamian officials said Monday they’re anticipating multiple fatalities in the archipelago, where Hurricane Dorian’s 165-mph winds and 23...
20:12, 2019-09-02

Coral cover around popular Great Barrier Reef islands has almost halved Scientists shocked by data showing loss of hard corals at 100 locations across Whitsundays, Magnetic Island, Keppel Islands and Palm IslandsCoral cov...
20:00, 2019-10-24

Hurricane Dorian raises concerns about coastal erosion in Magdalen Islands The storm season has not yet begun along the Gulf of St. Lawrence and residents fear the worst as fall approaches....
20:36, 2019-09-09

Former Tuvalu PM says he was 'stunned' by Scott Morrison's behaviour at Pacific Islands Forum Enele Sopoaga says he was also ‘insulted and deeply angry’ at comments made by Australian deputy prime minister Michael McCormackThe former prime min...
10:14, 2019-10-23

Seal of approval: Farne Islands population boom gathers pace National Trust rangers predict another bumper year as they begin their count of grey seal pupsThey are one of the world’s rarest seal species, offici...
18:04, 2019-10-23

Seas rise, hope sinks: Tuvalu's vanishing islands – in pictures One of the world’s most climate-vulnerable countries is already suffering floods, droughts and coral bleachingAll photographs by Sean Gallagher Conti...
09:12, 2019-05-27

Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands in path of Tropical Storm Karen A tropical storm watch was posted on Sunday for Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and British Virgin Islands....
01:04, 2019-09-23

Jeffrey Epstein victim seeks damages from his Virgin Islands estate The Queens woman who says she was raped by Jeffrey Epstein as a teen is asking a Virgin Islands judge to ensure she can recoup damages in her New Yor...
03:04, 2019-10-17

Abaco Islands, at a Remove From the Bahamas’ Resorts, Feel Hurricane’s Wrath The small islands, sparsely populated by fishermen, manual laborers and migrants from Haiti, reportedly had thousands of homes damaged or destroyed b...
08:40, 2019-09-03

Kentucky woman Lucy Schuhmann missing for four days in US Virgin Islands A Kentucky woman has been missing in the US Virgin Islands for four days — and authorities are desperately searching for leads before Tropical ...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Abaco Islands, at a Remove From the Bahamas’ Resorts, Feel Dorian’s Wrath The small islands, sparsely populated by fishermen, manual laborers and migrants from Haiti, reportedly had thousands of homes damaged or destroyed b...
19:36, 2019-09-03

The plan to build mega wind farms and artificial islands in North Sea A radical plan to build artificial islands in the North Sea that act as hubs for mega wind farms has received a boost after an analysis said it was f...
19:28, 2019-07-15

Mass graves found on Scottish islands may be ancient tsunami victims A rare tsunami may have struck the islands of Shetland and Orkney off the UK’s north coast 5500 years ago, killing dozens of people who had to be has...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's sh...
19:28, 2019-08-15

Cruise line private islands: What's new at Royal Caribbean, MSC, Norwegian getaways Three cruise line leaders have created recent stand-out experiences on their private islands: Royal Caribbean, Norwegian and MSC.    &...
13:12, 2020-01-28

Virgin Islands AG says Jeffrey Epstein estate executors have a conflict of interest The attorney general for the US Virgin Islands said she does not trust the two executors of Jeffrey Epstein’s estate to handle the case because...
02:36, 2020-01-28

Cenobio de Valeron: 350 Small Caves Create Confusion in the Canary Islands The strange appearance of the cavities that comprise the immense Cenobio de Valeron archaeological site in the Canary Islands caused confusion for Sp...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Hermit crabs killed after becoming trapped in plastic rubbish on two remote islands More than half a million hermit crabs have died after becoming trapped in plastic rubbish on two remote islands, researchers said....
12:00, 2019-12-05

Australia removes climate 'crisis' from Pacific islands draft declaration Sources say Canberra has softened language, getting rid of all but one reference to coalAustralia has succeeded in removing all but one reference to ...
02:32, 2019-08-15

The Caribbean is the place to be on New Year's Eve if you're a billionaire with a superyacht. Here's a look at the islands that currently have the most docked yachts. Sean Pavone/Shutterstock St. Barts has long been a preferred holiday spot for the rich and famous, and a number of billionaires just arrived on the r...
20:08, 2019-12-31

Balearic islands pass bill targeting boozy Brits abroad Law bans happy hours, free bars and makes it illegal to advertise pub crawlsThe regional government in the Balearic islands has passed a bill aimed a...
16:24, 2020-01-17

Bahamas suffer ‘catastrophic damage’ as Dorian pounds islands: offical Bahamian officials said Monday they’re anticipating multiple fatalities in the archipelago where Hurricane Dorian’s 165 mph winds and 23-...
19:56, 2019-09-02

Farne Islands seabirds in danger as heavy rain kills chicks National Trust says species decline apparent as climate crisis brings more frequent destructive storms in summerSeabirds nesting on the remote Farne ...
15:00, 2019-06-27

US may dump over 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands to halt invasive rodents A U.S. government agency is proposing the deployment of 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Isla...
00:16, 2019-07-08

The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom Explosion in number of boats carrying cocaine and meth from Latin America to Australia is causing havoc for islands on the wayIt is the drug route yo...
22:32, 2019-06-23

9,000 forced to evacuate as fire in Spain’s Canary Islands burns out of control The blaze -- described by the local fire department as "a monster'' -- was racing across parched woodlands into Tamadaba Natural Park....
19:48, 2019-08-19

Newborn baby found dead on migrant boat near Canary Islands A newborn baby has been found dead on a boat carrying migrants as the vessel headed towards Spain's Canary Islands, maritime authorities have confirm...
17:24, 2020-01-08

Radiation levels in Marshall Islands still exceed Fukushima, Chernobyl: study Radiation levels across the Marshall Islands in the central Pacific Ocean, where the United States conducted more than 65 nuclear tests during the Co...
02:32, 2019-07-16

UK defies United Nations deadline to return Chagos Islands to Mauritius The UK has defied a United Nationals deadline to return control of an overseas territory to Mauritius....
09:40, 2019-11-22

Pacific Islands Forum: Tuvalu children welcome leaders with a climate plea Climate crisis is more than a meeting agenda item in a host country that could be left uninhabitable by rising sea levelsAs the leaders of Pacific co...
11:08, 2019-08-11

Congressional leaders set for classified briefing on Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders are receiving a classified briefing on Iran as members of both parties demand more information on the White H...
19:12, 2019-05-16

Your morning briefing: What you should know for Monday, December 16th Listen to your Morning Bulletin on Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa smart speakers or via Noa from 7am every weekday...
08:56, 2019-12-16

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07:36, 2019-12-23

U.S. senators to get government briefing on coronavirus: aide U.S. senators have been invited to a closed door briefing Friday on the coronavirus with senior U.S. government officials....
01:32, 2020-01-24

US briefing: impeachment trial, coronavirus and gun violence Tuesday’s top story: Senate prepares to hear opening arguments in Trump’s impeachment trial. Plus, why it’s time for a celebrity influencer detoxGood...
12:52, 2020-01-21

US briefing: Trump condemned and Instagram murder Wednesday’s top story: House denounces president’s attack on congresswomen. Plus, why moon landing shots are artistic masterpieces.Subscribe now to r...
13:20, 2019-07-17

Battletoads gameplay revealed at Microsoft’s E3 briefing After announcing a new Battletoads at last year's Electronic Entertainment Expo, Microsoft has given us a better look at the game at its event this y...
22:44, 2019-06-09

Cat filter appears during Pakistani official’s briefing PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — It was a mistake that had some people in Pakistan scratching their whiskers. A regional minister was giving a briefing that...
17:00, 2019-06-17

Democrat subpoenas U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to appear before panel The chairman of a top House committee on Thursday subpoenaed the U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to testify before lawmakers next week after the S...
00:08, 2019-09-13

Democrat Michael Bloomberg says he’s spending his fortune ‘to get rid of Trump’ After entering the race late and missing the first six Democratic debates, Bloomberg generally sits fifth in national public opinion polls behind Joe...
05:56, 2020-01-13

Biden in his element in Iowa – is he still the Democrat most likely to beat Trump? The former vice-president’s folksy charm went down well at the state fair – but critics say the party needs a bolder 2020 candidateJoe Biden hardly s...
08:12, 2019-08-10

Democrat Booker unveils plan for Americans to age at home Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker was set to unveil a plan on Monday to greatly increase funding for elderly Americans needing long-term ...
12:52, 2019-07-15

N.Y. Democrat: Scandal ‘a matter of urgent national interest’ Rep. Hakeem Jeffries said Sunday that the Trump-Ukraine scandal is “a matter of urgent national concern" but dismissed White House calls for a formal...
16:28, 2019-10-06

What each Democrat running for president thinks the US should do about climate change Chris Carlson/AP On Thursday, the Democratic presidential candidates discussed their plans to tackle climate change during the sixth Democratic prima...
00:56, 2019-12-21

Big Oil launches campaign to fend off U.S. Democrat drilling ban threat The U.S. oil and gas industry on Tuesday unveiled a public relations campaign to tout its importance to the economy and role in cutting carbon emissi...
19:40, 2020-01-07

Cardi B fears Trump will win in 2020: 'Nobody's saying they love a Democrat' Rapper praises Bernie Sanders as ‘really passionate … a person that cares’ but says Trump’s base will tip scales in his favorBefore the Democratic de...
18:44, 2019-10-16

House Democrat subpoenas six years of Trump tax returns Committee chair Richard Neal says treasury secretary and IRS commissioner must provide documents by 17 MayA top House Democrat on Friday issued subpo...
03:16, 2019-05-11

House Democrat defends Obama's Iran strategy Rep. Ro Khanna said Tuesday that he disagreed with the idea that the Obama administration could have done more to curb Iranian aggression in the Midd...
23:08, 2020-01-07

Latina Border Patrol officer dubbed ‘Ice Bae’ is a Democrat A Latina Border Patrol officer who went viral as #IceBae after being photographed on-duty is a registered Democrat from Texas, records show. Kiara Ce...
17:00, 2019-07-16

Elijah Cummings, leading Democrat and Trump foe, has died Elijah Cummings, one of the most influential Democrats in Congress and a key figure in the impeachment investigation into Donald Trump, has died. Hou...
19:04, 2019-10-17

Democrat Buttigieg looks to Trump counties in New Hampshire as key to victory Pete Buttigieg began making his final case in New Hampshire over the weekend for why he is better placed to win over voters who backed President Dona...
20:08, 2020-01-06

Joe Biden's Views on Abortion Are Unacceptable for a 2020 Democrat Joe Biden's support for the anti-choice Hyde Amendment is an unacceptable position on abortion rights for 2020 Democrats....
22:40, 2019-06-05

Key Senate Democrat warns of Barr’s expanded powers WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee is sounding the alarm about the new powers that President Donald Trump has gr...
23:00, 2019-05-28

New poll says Biden is the only Democrat with a comfortable lead against Trump Evan Vucci/AP, NurPhoto via Getty Images Former Vice President Joe Biden is the only Democratic contender for the 2020 Election who holds a comforta...
23:16, 2019-07-07

A Challenger Appears for the Title of Worst Democrat in Congress It is hard to beat Illinois congressman Dan Lipinski for the coveted title of Worst Democrat in Congress, given his positions on abortion and healthc...
19:36, 2019-05-08

San Francisco Democrat under fire for use of N-word in committee meeting A civil rights attorney, local Democratic Party official and former San Francisco city supervisor is in hot water after repeatedly using the N-word d...
08:24, 2019-05-10

GOP candidate for Queens DA says he may not challenge Democrat Tiffany Cabán The Republican candidate for Queens District Attorney, who is expected to take on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez-backed leftwing Democrat Tiffany Cabán in ...
21:00, 2019-06-26

House Democrat issues subpoenas for Trump tax returns WASHINGTON (AP) — A top House Democrat has issued subpoenas for six years of President Donald Trump’s tax returns, giving Treasury Secretary St...
23:32, 2019-05-10

Biden remains the Democrat to beat despite Iowa fumble Biden's rivals remain confident that his fumbles, like the one in Iowa this week, eventually will catch up to him, undermining his electability argum...
16:08, 2019-08-10

Sanders nearly took Iowa in 2016. Can the radical Democrat win it in 2020? He needs the state to position himself as the defining alternative to frontrunner Biden. But with new concerns about Sanders’ age and health, some su...
07:12, 2019-10-27

Second moderate 2020 Democrat booed at California convention SAN FRANCISCO — John Delaney's address at the California Democratic Convention Sunday was drowned out by jeers after he criticized "Medicare for All....
22:28, 2019-06-02

North Carolina Democrat in House race not for impeachment RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Democrat running for a still-vacant U.S. House election he seemed to lose last year before signs of ballot fraud were uneart...
20:44, 2019-05-23

Anti-Abortion Democrat Has Big Fancy Fundraiser Cancelled A fundraiser for the anti-abortion Democrat Rep. Daniel Lipinski has been cancelled by Rep. Cheri Bustos, who heads the Democratic Congressional Camp...
01:28, 2019-05-23

Stacey Abrams: Georgia Democrat will not run for president in 2020 Former lawmaker who ran for governor in 2018 says she will instead focus on voting rights initiativeStacey Abrams, the former Georgia lawmaker who en...
02:48, 2019-08-14

Republicans blast Democrat impeachment managers for ‘hypocrisy’ How do you say hypocrisy in Ukrainian? Republicans are crying foul as the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump grinds on, calling out House im...
22:40, 2020-01-25

Senate Democrat super PAC raises record $61M in 2019 Senate Majority PAC, the super PAC aligned with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, raised $61 million in 2019, a record sum that will boost Democr...
15:08, 2020-01-28

Trump says Jews who vote Democrat are uninformed or disloyal Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes....
07:56, 2019-08-21

Which Democrat has the best climate crisis plan? Compare their scores Environmental groups rate Democrats’ plans and records ahead of CNN’s town hall focusing on the climate crisisDemocrats will pit their climate plans ...
22:52, 2019-09-04

No. 3 House Democrat says he believes Trump will eventually be impeached House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn said Sunday he believes President Donald Trump will eventually be impeached, but cautioned that Democrats need to fir...
18:16, 2019-06-02

White House whistleblower is a registered Democrat: report The whistleblower who filed the complaint alleging President Trump improperly pressured Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden is a registered Democrat, a ...
07:28, 2019-10-04

Embattled Democrat Katie Hill resigns from Congress "It is with a broken heart that today I announce my resignation from Congress," Hill said in a tweet on Sunday....
00:52, 2019-10-28

Mueller 'wants to testify in private' to Congress, Democrat says – live Jerry Nadler, the House judiciary committee chair, told Rachel Maddow the special counsel doesn’t want a public hearing on his inquirySign up for the...
15:28, 2019-05-24

Joe Biden used to be a progressive Democrat. What happened? | Bhaskar Sunkara Social security and Medicare are the two most popular programs ever developed by the Democratic party. But Biden joined Republicans to try to cripple...
12:44, 2020-01-22

Democrat Running for President Gets Booed For a Solid Minute When Democrat presidential hopeful John Delaney came out against Medicare for All, the crowd turned on him fast....
23:44, 2019-06-02

2020 Democrat Jay Inslee pledges to cut oil and gas subsidies and to 'end' fracking Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee introduced a plan Monday to end all federal government subsidies for fossil fuel companies and stop prod...
14:12, 2019-06-24

Paradise islands of Pacific increasingly vulnerable to climate change, as UN boosts resilience A seeming paradise, life on the Pacific islands is threatened by climate change and extreme weather, frustrated by remoteness and a lack of education...
21:16, 2019-05-10

Radiation levels in Marshall Islands higher than Fukushima, Chernobyl, study finds Radiation levels across the Marshall Islands in the central Pacific Ocean, where the United States conducted more than 65 nuclear tests during the Co...
07:04, 2019-07-16

Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein illegally building Virgin Islands compound Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has gotten himself into a new tangle with the law — running afoul of Virgin Islands environmental regulations w...
01:56, 2019-05-10

Pacific islands will survive climate crisis because they 'pick our fruit', Australia's deputy PM says Exclusive: Michael McCormack says island nations want Australia to shut down industry ‘so they can survive’Pacific island nations affected by the cli...
10:56, 2019-08-16

‘We may be small islands, but no man is an island’, Papua New Guinea youth tells world leaders “All of us from small islands can relate to the word’s perception of us, as small islands”, but rather than treating them as distant vessels, imagine...
21:48, 2019-09-27

The islands of the Indian Ocean aren’t known for their food. A new cookbook aims to change that. The culinary scene of Mauritius and its neighbors is influenced by India, China, France, Africa, Sri Lanka and more....
15:48, 2019-08-26

Epstein lawsuit involving 15-year-old seeks millions from Virgin Islands estate At one point, the suit alleges Epstein and associates organized a search party to catch a 15-year-old victim trying to swim away....
01:20, 2020-01-16

Virgin Islands alleges Epstein used private island to abuse and traffic girls Lawsuit filed by Virgin Islands attorney general cites new evidence Jeffrey Epstein ‘held captive underage girls’ as recently as 2018Disgraced financ...
22:56, 2020-01-15

414 million pieces of trash found on remote islands near Australia, study finds Even remote, mostly uninhabited islands are still covered in trash, a new study has found....
01:48, 2019-05-17

American flags lowered to half-staff on Jeffrey Epstein’s private islands The American flags on Jeffrey Epstein’s private Caribbean island have been lowered to half-staff in the wake of his apparent suicide behind bars, acc...
15:20, 2019-08-15

US Virgin Islands alleges Epstein used private island to abuse and traffic girls Lawsuit filed by US Virgin Islands attorney general cites new evidence Jeffrey Epstein ‘held captive underage girls’ as recently as 2018Disgraced fin...
11:36, 2020-01-16

The US government hydrogen-bombed a chain of islands in the 1950s, and we’re only now getting clues about the radiation effects Bettmann / Getty Images The Marshall Islands were the site of the US's largest-ever nuclear bombings, a series of 67 tests completed between 1946 and...
21:48, 2019-10-23

Magnitude 7.4 earthquake strikes Kermadec Islands in South Pacific: warning center A 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck on Sunday in the Kermadec Islands region of the South Pacific, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said....
03:16, 2019-06-16

Plastic pollution kills half a million hermit crabs on remote islands Experts fear species decline after huge number of deaths on Henderson and CocosMore than half a million hermit crabs have been killed after becoming ...
01:12, 2019-12-05

Virgin Islands alleges Epstein used private island to abuse and traffick girls Lawsuit filed by Virgin Islands attorney general cites new evidence Jeffrey Epstein ‘held captive underage girls’ as recently as 2018Disgraced financ...
22:20, 2020-01-15

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May wins re-election in Saanich-Gulf Islands May won her third straight victory over a Conservative in the traditionally right-leaning riding, beating David Busch handsomely....
05:20, 2019-10-22

‘Save the world’ from climate change; UN chief echoes Pacific Islands’ ‘rallying cry'  Further inaction on climate change is “simply not an option”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said on Wednesday in an opinion piece...
22:52, 2019-05-29

US briefing: Trump's UK visit, Tiananmen at 30 and Purdue lawsuits Tuesday’s top story: Thousands plan to protest president’s state visit in London on Tuesday. Plus, why Bay Area gun homicides dropped so dramatically...
12:56, 2019-06-04

Schiff joins Pelosi at weekly news briefing Rep. Adam Schiff, who as the head of the House Intelligence Committee has become the public face of the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, will at...
16:56, 2019-10-02

Schiff to join Pelosi at weekly news briefing Rep. Adam Schiff, who as the head of the House Intelligence Committee has become the public face of the Democrats impeachment inquiry, will attend Ho...
15:44, 2019-10-02

US briefing: Ukraine, China's missiles and Facebook's backdoor Friday’s top story: US diplomats told Zelenskiy White House visit dependent on Biden investigationSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by em...
14:08, 2019-10-04

US briefing: Mexico tariffs, 'heartbeat' bills and LA homelessness Wednesday’s top story: Trump clashes with Republican senators over tariff threat. Plus, how McDonald’s became the heart of the US’s forgotten townsSu...
13:52, 2019-06-05

Schumer: Senate briefing coming soon on election interference All 100 senators will soon receive a briefing on election interference from intelligence and law enforcement officials, according to Senate Minority ...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Investigators plans briefing on Manhattan chopper crash NEW YORK (AP) — Investigators are working to determine what caused a helicopter to crash into the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper. The Nationa...
18:56, 2019-06-11

Mouse causes chaos in White House briefing room WASHINGTON — This is more action than the White House briefing room has seen in months. Reporters were sent scrambling Tuesday after a mouse dr...
02:08, 2019-10-02

EU accuses UK of playing 'stupid blame game' after No 10 briefing Donald Tusk responds to claims by No 10 source that EU is willing to ‘torpedo the Good Friday agreement’Latest Brexit news - live updatesBoris Johnso...
15:44, 2019-10-08

US briefing: Acosta row, Trump slams 'foolish' May and RIP Rip Torn Wednesday’s top story: Trump ‘feels badly’ for labor secretary amid calls to quit over Epstein case. Plus, why so many people think the moon landings...
12:32, 2019-07-10

US briefing: Trump whistlebower, Bolivia election and Don Jr gets triggered Monday’s top story: source who sparked impeachment inquiry will not testify in public. Plus, how Eva Longoria became a Hollywood force to be reckoned...
13:56, 2019-11-11

Brexit weekly briefing: snap election looks increasingly likely MPs plot to thwart a no-deal exit as the do-or-die rhetoric from Boris Johnson hardensWelcome to the Guardian’s weekly Brexit briefing. If you would ...
09:04, 2019-08-13

US briefing: Impeachment, Harvey Weinstein and Goldman Sachs Monday’s top story: Democrats protest as Senate Republicans promise Trump’s swift acquittal. Plus, the Guardian’s most popular stories of 2019Good mo...
12:24, 2019-12-16