Category: World

Nov 19 2018

Theresa May: 'The Next Seven Days Are Critical'

Supported by Theresa May: ‘The Next 7 Days Are Critical’ for Brexit Deal ImageTheresa May has weathered crisis after crisis as prime minister. Her days could be numbered.CreditCreditWill Oliver/EPA, via Shutterstock By Stephen Castle Nov. 18, 2018 LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday that she would hold more talks in Brussels this […]

Nov 19 2018

UK has intense week of Brexit negotiations ahead – May

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain has an intense week of Brexit negotiations ahead in which it expects to finalize the details of its outline future relationship with the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May will say on Monday. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street via the back exit in London, Britain, November 16, […]

Nov 18 2018

RPT-REFILE-UPDATE 5-APEC fails to reach consensus as US-China divide deepens

(Repeats story published late on Sunday, no change to text) * Leaders fail to agree on communique for first time in APEC history * Meeting marked by competing visions from U.S., China * U.S.-led plan for PNG seen as alternative to China energy proposal By Philip Wen, Jonathan Barrett and Tom Westbrook PORT MORESBY, Nov […]

Nov 18 2018

Some migrants are considering job offers in Mexico after the caravan is stalled at the US border

MEXICALI, Mexico (Reuters) – Hundreds of migrants from a caravan of Central Americans were stalled at the US-Mexico border on Saturday, where a handful said they welcomed recent Mexican offers of employment in the face of a hostile US reception. The Mexican government last week reiterated job offers to the migrants, saying that those who […]

Nov 18 2018

Tijuana protesters chant 'Out!' at migrants camped in city

Demonstrators stand under an indigenous statue of Aztec ruler Cuauhtemoc as they protest the presence of thousands of Central American migrants in Tijuana, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. Protesters accused the migrants of being messy, ungrateful and a danger to Tijuana; complained about how the caravan forced its way into Mexico, calling it an “invasion,” […]

Nov 18 2018

Stalemate at APEC Forum Over US-China Trade Dispute: 'Entire World Is Worried'

Supported by Stalemate at APEC Forum Over U.S.-China Trade Dispute: ‘Entire World Is Worried’ Image“The entire world is worried,” said Prime Minister Peter O’Neill, center, of Papua New Guinea, about the lack of a joint APEC statement at the annual summit meeting. He gathered with other leaders for a “family photo” on Sunday.CreditCreditSaeed Khan/Agence France-Presse […]

Nov 18 2018

Trump suggests special ops commander McRaven should have found bin Laden faster

President Donald Trump derided retired Adm. William H. McRaven as a “Hillary Clinton fan” and an “Obama backer” and suggested that the former head of U.S. Special Operations Command should have apprehended Osama bin Laden faster. The comments, which the president made in an interview with Chris Wallace on “Fox News Sunday,” represent the latest […]

Nov 18 2018

Architect of bin Laden raid: Trump 'threatens the Constitution' when he attacks the media

“I did not back Hillary Clinton or anyone else,” McRaven, who oversaw the operation that killed Osama bin Laden, told CNN. “I am a fan of President Obama and President George W. Bush, both of whom I worked for. I admire all presidents, regardless of their political party, who uphold the dignity of the office […]

Nov 18 2018

'Entire world is worried' after rancorous Asia-Pacific trade summit

John Bacon USA TODAY Published 3:49 PM EST Nov 18, 2018 World leaders meeting for Asia-Pacific trade talks in Papua New Guinea wrapped up a divisive, two-day summit Sunday after failing to agree on a group statement amid a widening rift in U.S.-China relations. Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill said he will release a […]

Nov 18 2018

Donald Trump dropped a big 'Schitt' after dismissing a US hero's military service

The name is Schiff. SCHIFF. With two Fs.Image: Chelsea Lauren/Variety/REX/Shutterstock By Adam Rosenberg2018-11-18 22:02:34 UTC It’s the afternoon of a day ending with “y,” so you know Donald Trump has offended someone already. Look no further than Trump’s Fox News interview with Chris Wallace. A clip from that interview went viral earlier on Sunday when […]