Syria air strikes: Issue 'above party
BBC NewsSyria air strikes: Issue 'above party politics', says McDonnellBBC NewsMPs should be able to follow their "own judgement" on possible air strikes over Syria, the shadow chancellor has said. About a possible Commons vote to decide the issue, John McDonnell said: "There are some issues like going to war that should be above ...Labour's rift over Syria risks turning into a battle for the party's soulThe GuardianBritish Labour MPs in secret bid to oust Jeremy CorbynThe Australian (blog)Jeremy Corbyn leadership crisis: how can Labour MPs get rid of him?Telegraph.co.ukDaily Mailall 1,747 news articles »
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 6:59 pm
See Queen Elizabeth Enjoying Life on Malta
People MagazineSee Queen Elizabeth Enjoying Life on Malta in Early Married LifePeople MagazineWith a broad smile and in the arms of her naval officer husband Prince Philip, the then Princess Elizabeth was having the time of her (married) life. Dancing together at the Union Club Sliema, Malta on a night in December 1950, Elizabeth, 24, looked ...CHOGM: Patricia Scotland is first Commonwealth secretary-generalThe AustralianTurnbull urges strong CHOGM climate actionSky News AustraliaSharif, Cameron to work together for security, prosperityDAWN.comThe Nation -Daily Mail -Daily Timesall 1,292 news articles »
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 6:37 pm
Baroness Scotland is new Commonwealth
Mirror.co.ukBaroness Scotland is new Commonwealth Secretary GeneralNYSE PostBritain's former attorney general, Baroness Patricia Scotland, was elected Secretary General of the Commonwealth yesterday, replacing the outgoing Indian former foreign affairs minister Kamlesh Sharma. Scotland had eventually secured unanimous support ...'Baroness Shameless' selected as new leader of British CommonwealthCaribbean News Now (press release) (blog)Commonwealth choses first female secretary-generalYahoo NewsBaroness Scotland New Commonwealth SecretaryHuewire NewsBangladesh News 24 hoursall 96 news articles »
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 6:02 pm
Turkey's Erdogan warns Russia not to 'play
ReutersTurkey's Erdogan warns Russia not to 'play with fire'ReutersISTANBUL/MOSCOW Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan warned Russia on Friday not to "play with fire", citing reports Turkish businessmen had been detained in Russia, while Moscow said it would suspend visa-free travel with Turkey. Relations between the ...Putin Snubs Overtures from Erdogan Over Downed WarplaneWall Street JournalRussia cool to Turkish olive branches after downed planeThe Seattle TimesTurkey seeks to ease tensions over shooting down of Russian jetThe Boston Globeall 16,151 news articles »
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 5:11 pm
In Uganda, Pope Honors Christian Martyrs,
Wall Street JournalIn Uganda, Pope Honors Christian Martyrs, Meets YouthNew York TimesKAMPALA, Uganda — Pope Francis is paying his respects to 19th century Ugandan Christians who were burnt alive rather than renounce their faith, the latest group of martyrs from around the world honored by Francis in hopes of giving today's faithful ...In Uganda, Pope Francis reiterates call for peaceWashington PostThe Latest: Pope Francis cites martyrs' example in UgandaSTLtoday.comLIVE: Day 2 of Pope Francis in UgandaNew VisionThe Starall 3,979 news articles »
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 4:56 pm
What we know about alleged gunman identified
While investigators continue to search for clues to Robert L. Dear's motive, reporters have started digging into his past.
Posted on 28 November 2015 | 10:31 am
Garrett Swasey, cop, pastor, ice skater,
Vigils will be held Saturday to honor the victims of a shootout at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs that killed three people and injured nine others.
Posted on 28 November 2015 | 8:10 am
Suspect in custody after deadly attack at
One police officer and two civilians were killed and nine people wounded, police say.
Posted on 28 November 2015 | 11:11 am
Nearly 1,000 'security risks' denied entry
Nearly 1,000 people thought to pose security risks have been denied entry into France since stepped-up border controls were imposed ahead of the COP21 climate talks on November 13, just hours before the Paris attacks, the interior minister said Saturday. The aim of the boosted controls is to enable the authorities to reinforce security as the COP21 climate talks officially get under way in Paris on Monday and also to confront the high terrorist threat level facing the country, Cazeneuve said, adding that they would make any necessary arrests.
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 4:21 pm
Hollande, activists gear up for critical
PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande met with environmental groups Saturday, pushing for an ambitious global deal to reduce man-made emissions blamed for global warming — with emphasis on helping developing countries adapt to a changing world.
Posted on 28 November 2015 | 10:14 am