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‘Brexit 50-50’ if Theresa May’s deal rejected: UK minister

‘Brexit 50-50’ if Theresa May’s deal rejected: UK minister

The vote on the Brexit deal is set for the week of January 14, May has said , without giving a precise date. He also said Britain should get its act together. After the move, May promised to secure "legal and political" assurances that the backstop - which would keeping the United Kingdom in a customs union with the EU to avoid a hard Irish border - would only betemporary, should it need to be triggered. Consulte Mais Informação

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Another big nation moving embassy to Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says it is only a matter of when not if Brazil moves its embassy to Jerusalem. "President Bolsonaro and I decided that in the coming months several delegations will visit here to map out the full breadth of cooperation between Brazil and Israel on security, defense, agriculture, water and all the other industries", Netanyahu told a group of Jewish leaders in Rio, according to a statement from his office. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple iPhone XS Max allegedly catches fire in owner’s trousers

Josh Hillard from Columbus, Ohio reported that he felt "large amount of heat" and "strange smell" coming from his iPhone XS Max. Moments later, Hillard claims green and yellow colored smoke began billowing from the iPhone. Shares in Apple's Asian suppliers and assemblers slid in November after several component makers forecast weaker-than-expected sales, leading some market watchers to call the peak for iPhones in several key markets. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel's Jewish Home party splits ahead of April election

Israel's Jewish Home party splits ahead of April election

Education Minister Naftali Bennett and Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked said they were quitting the far-right Jewish Home party to found the New Right party. The new party would be based on "full partnership" between Orthodox and secular Israelis, the two said, explaining that while Jewish Home had become a "significant force" in government over the past six years, their influence had waned as Prime Minister Netanyahu came to feel their base of Orthodox Zionists were "in his pocket". Consulte Mais Informação

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Putin tells President Trump he’s open to meeting in New Year’s letter

The letter to Trump comes after the president canceled a meeting with Putin in November following Russian Federation opening fire on Ukranian Navy ships and seizing the crews and the boats. Putin also sent messages to other heads of state including Britain's Theresa May and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. In 2018, relations between London and Moscow were badly damaged by the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia on United Kingdom soil. Consulte Mais Informação

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Frugal Washington Man Leaves $11 Million Fortune to Local Charities

Frugal Washington Man Leaves $11 Million Fortune to Local Charities

He repaired his old, battered shoes with duct tape. Thrilled when he finally qualified for senior discounts, Naiman bought his clothes from the grocery store. He left $2.5 million to the Pediatric Interim Care Center, a private organization in Washington state that cares for babies born to mothers who abused drugs and helps the children wean off their dependence. Consulte Mais Informação

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France's 'yellow vest' protests rumble on in quieter mood

France's 'yellow vest' protests rumble on in quieter mood

The protests led to violent clashes with police in the French capital in early December, with looting, torched cars and damage to shops, restaurants and property. According to AFP, the demonstration in Bordeaux held in a relatively calm atmosphere, a few incidents took place only in their beginning, when the police arrested people who had confiscated items, which could be used as weapons or to protect from tear gas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ex-Afghanistan Commander Warns of Troop Withdrawal Plan

Ex-Afghanistan Commander Warns of Troop Withdrawal Plan

In an interview on ABC News's "This Week", McChrystal told host Martha Raddatz of Trump, "I don't think he tells the truth". "I would ask [potential candidates] to look in the mirror and ask them if they can get comfortable enough with President Trump's approach to governance, how he conducts himself with his values and with his worldview to be truly loyal to him as a commander in chief and going forward", McChrystal said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung rolls out Android Pie to Galaxy S9 devices

Samsung rolls out Android Pie to Galaxy S9 devices

Sam Mobile said it approached Bixby to check for another product refresh, to empower Dolby Atmos, and to demonstrate YouTube memberships, all of which it neglected to pull off (apparently, these work on Bixby 1.0). The update is ready for all users - both the Beta users and the normal one. The One UI is based on Android 9 Pie , and Samsung has made quite a few changes to the UI to make it more visually appealing than it's the previous UI. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump blames Dems for deaths of migrant children on the border

The president said that a wall would help send the message to potential migrants that they were not welcome. " Border Patrol needs the Wall and it will all end", Trump said. "It's been over a decade since we've had a child die anywhere in our processes", McAleenan said. She spoke with AP journalists at the family's home in the remote Guatemalan village of Yalambojoch, her stepdaughter Catarina Gomez translating her indigenous language Chuj into Spanish. Consulte Mais Informação

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Defeat for May would leave Brexit at '50-50', warns Liam Fox

Defeat for May would leave Brexit at '50-50', warns Liam Fox

The leading Brexiteer backs Mays deal and told the Sunday Times newspaper that rejection "would shatter the bond of trust between the electorate and Parliament". Fox said he would like to see more European Union concessions on the so-called Irish backstop, language in the deal meant to avoid the creation of a hard border between Ireland, which remains in the bloc, and Northern Ireland. Consulte Mais Informação

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