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Worldwide Ireland will not accept checks on Irish goods at European Union ports - minister
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Speaking alongside French president Emmanuel Macron in Paris, Varadkar said there was still sufficient time for May to present "credible" solutions. Struggling to find majority support for her Brexit deal, May said on Tuesday she would ask the European Union for a further delay to Brexit beyond April 12 in a fresh attempt to end the deadlock.

Author: 0 Woman with Chinese passports, malware arrested at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort

According to the complaint, Zhang changed her reason for being on the premises, and falsely told the Secret Service she was a Mar-a-Lago club member. Zhang was detained, and later told agents that a "Chinese friend" had told her to travel to Mar-a-Lago and speak with a member of Trump's family about U.S.

Worldwide Trump administration heightens effort to return asylum seekers to Mexico
Author: 0 Trump administration heightens effort to return asylum seekers to Mexico

On Saturday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that, at the president's direction, the State Department was ending its foreign assistance programs for the three Central American countries for 2017 and 2018. Congressional aides and USA officials said they were trying to establish what money would be eliminated, and even some of Trump's fellow Republicans questioned the wisdom of curbing the aid, much of which aims to reduce violence, gang activity and the illicit drug trade - all ...

Worldwide Whistleblower: White House reversed security clearance denials
Author: 0 Whistleblower: White House reversed security clearance denials

For instance, she was concerned that Kline had approved President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner's top-secret clearance after it was rejected by two career White House security specialists. The ranking Republican on the Oversight and Reform Committee, Rep. Jim Jordan of OH, said in a statement that "Cummings' investigation is not about restoring integrity to the security clearance process, it is an excuse to go fishing through the personal files of dedicated public ...

Worldwide Mueller Report Has Changed Few Minds on Trump
Author: 0 Mueller Report Has Changed Few Minds on Trump

The decision comes after Barr said Friday that he would provide a redacted version of the almost 400-page report to Congress in mid-April, "if not sooner", rejecting a Tuesday deadline set by the Democrats. "[Barr] is scrubbing a 300 to 400-page report in order to make sure it does not have Grand Jury material that should not be released, and classified information that should not be released", said McCarthy.

Worldwide After Inspiring Obamacare, Mitt Romney Is Pitching In On Its Replacement
Author: 0 After Inspiring Obamacare, Mitt Romney Is Pitching In On Its Replacement

And Trump just promised to kill it. Bates said he agreed with states challenging the rule that the Department of Labor stretched the definition of the "employer". "Guarantee health care to all people as a right". Mr. Sanders also said he planned to reintroduce his "Medicare for All" bill in the Senate in the next few weeks, a proposal gaining popularity among Democratic presidential candidates.

Worldwide Could allegations of inappropriate behavior impact Joe Biden's 2020 decision?
Author: 0 Could allegations of inappropriate behavior impact Joe Biden's 2020 decision?

But it was never my intention. "I will fight to build on the work I've done in my career to end violence against women and ensure women are treated with the equality they deserve". Senate, as well, for their trust and confidence". Former Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter (L) is kissed by his wife Stephanie at the end of his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee, on February 4, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Worldwide Migrant arrests surge at U.S.-Mexico border
Author: 0 Migrant arrests surge at U.S.-Mexico border

Trump administration officials say a system that allows asylum seekers to remain in the country for years while waiting for their cases to move through a backlogged immigration court system encourages illegal immigration. Judd said the real number, however, is even more troubling. BREAKING: President Trump considering CLOSING The Southern Border... Senator Bernie Sanders, a hopeful Democratic presidential candidate for the 2020 election, has called for immigration reform in the wake of a ...

Worldwide Ethiopia crash investigation zeros in on automated anti-stall system
Author: 0 Ethiopia crash investigation zeros in on automated anti-stall system

Ethiopia will release a preliminary report on Monday into the cause of an Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people last month and led to the worldwide grounding of United States planemaker Boeing's top-selling 737 MAX jet. Boeing is working on an update to the MCAS software so it's less aggressive about pointing the nose down and easier for pilots to override it. The stakes are high, with Boeing trying to hold on to almost 5,000 MAX 737 orders; air safety regulators facing ...

Worldwide Govt would consider 'will of Parliament' on Brexit
Author: 0 Govt would consider 'will of Parliament' on Brexit

Speaker John Bercow is set to announce which motions will be voted upon today. He added some Brexiteers espousing the benefits of Global Britain striking new trade deals with countries like America are "getting carried away". Instead, we are entering yet another week of stalemate in British politics. Proposes leaving the European Union on April 12 without any kind of deal.

Worldwide British PM May mulls fourth try on Brexit deal
Author: 0 British PM May mulls fourth try on Brexit deal

She said the implications of the vote were "grave", adding: "I fear we are reaching the limits of this process in this House". And if it doesn't pass at this fourth attempt, well then we are into mega crisis territory because at that juncture the PM would be mandated by MPs to negotiate with the EU a customs-union-based Brexit .

Worldwide SNL's Hysterical Take on the Mueller Report
Author: 0 SNL's Hysterical Take on the Mueller Report

The news trickled downhill from Mueller's 300-plus page report to Barr's "almost four page" summary to Trump's tweets - of course. "I think there were some people that tried to actually be fair", Trump Jr. "We're going to black out everything except the words "no" and 'collusion, '" said Baldwin's Trump. Ultimately, Baldwin's Trump took a victory lap, declaring, "If you shoot at the devil, you best not miss".

Author: 0 Juan Guaido Gets Rock Star Greeting As Rival Factions Rally in Venezuela

Guaido quiet". "This is a crucial step forward in expanding humanitarian services in Venezuela , with a specific focus on health, saving more lives, and alleviating the suffering of vulnerable people who are facing a dire situation". The Kremlin, insisted, however, that they posed no threat to regional stability. "We call on the Venezuelan military to uphold its constitutional duty to protect the citizens of Venezuela".

Worldwide Cease-fire talks continue ahead of Gaza anniversary rally
Author: 0 Cease-fire talks continue ahead of Gaza anniversary rally

The commissioners concluded that, while demonstrations were " at times violent , " 187 of those killings were unlawful cases in which protesters didn't pose an imminent threat to life or where force was " neither necessary nor proportional " and that Israeli forces may have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity.

Worldwide Brunei to punish adultery with death by stoning
Author: 0 Brunei to punish adultery with death by stoning

In 2014, Brunei began to implement stricter laws on homosexuality after the country announced the introduction of the Islamic Criminal Law. The country adopted Sharia law late a year ago and said that it would begin to enforce many harsh punishments, including stoning and amputation, for certain offences.

Worldwide UK's May under pressure to rule out long Brexit delay
Author: 0 UK's May under pressure to rule out long Brexit delay

Later in the evening there was a small stand-off between Robinson supporters and police, as around 100 supporters protested outside May's office shouting "We want Brexit! ". The BBC said government officials had not ruled out the possibility of a run-off vote in parliament between the most popular option proposed by lawmakers and May's deal.

Worldwide Linda McMahon to Leave Trump Administration for Campaign
Author: 0 Linda McMahon to Leave Trump Administration for Campaign

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham also commented on McMahon's departure, expressing his disappointment and praising her work. Sources told the website, however, that she plans to play a big role in Trump's 2020 re-election campaign.

Worldwide Thousands attend remembrance service for Christchurch mosque attacks
Author: 0 Thousands attend remembrance service for Christchurch mosque attacks

What words express the grief of a city that already known so much pain? "And I think that is a very, very powerful message", he told reporters on Friday. Main image: Members of the Christchurch Muslim community read the names of the dead during a national remembrance service for the victims of the March 15 terror attacks.

Worldwide New Puerto Rico statehood bill faces long odds in Congress
Author: 0 New Puerto Rico statehood bill faces long odds in Congress

The Puerto Rico Admission Act of 2019 , which was introduced by Rep. Darren Soto, D-Florida, and Puerto Rico Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González-Colón, a Republican who represents the island in the House, would grant Puerto Rico equal civil rights and full statehood within 90 days of passage.