‘My deal is right’: May defends Brexit divorce plan despite MP rebellion and cabinet resignations

Amid a string of resignations and huge backlash from rebel MPs, Prime Minister Theresa May still believes her draft Brexit deal with the EU will help secure British jobs, protect borders, and smooth the UK’s exit from the bloc. In a combative piece for the Sun on Sunday, May insisted that the preliminary agreement she […]

Trump calls Saudi Arabia a ‘spectacular ally,’ despite CIA report blaming the crown prince for Jamal Khashoggi’s death

Reuters/Yuri Gripas President Donald Trump said Saturday that a CIA assessment blaming Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was “very premature.” Trump said he would receive the complete CIA report on Tuesday, and that it was “possible” Crown Prince Mohammed ordered the killing. Trump made the remarks […]

Wayne Rooney RULES OUT England retirement U-turn despite Gary Neville call

Rooney came on as a second-half substitute to earn his 120th and final cap for England. The former Manchester United and Everton star had not played for England for two years – but this match was something of a testimonial with proceeds going to the Wayne Rooney Foundation. Gary Neville had claimed ahead of the […]

Ivanka Trump wins 16 Chinese trademarks despite shutting down her business

Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Lord & Taylor Ivanka Trump’s brand won a slew of new Chinese trademarks in October despite its doors being closed in July. The trademarks were filed for everything from umbrellas to sausages. Critics warn that the trademarks raise questions of continued conflicts of interest. Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s daughter and […]

Olympic champion Zagitova leads Helsinki Grand Prix despite flub

Olympic champion Alina Zagitova took the lead after the women's short program in the Helsinki stage of the Grand Prix figure skating series on Friday despite a failure in her opening jump combination. The Russian skater had intended a triple lutz-triple loop, but turned the second jump into a single. She recovered her flair and […]

Saudi-led forces conduct mass strikes on Yemeni capital & beyond, despite US ‘calls for ceasefire’

The Saudi-led coalition has carried out a series of airstrikes against “legitimate military targets” in Sanaa and elsewhere across Yemen, several days after senior US officials somewhat hypocritically called for a ceasefire. “Coalition aircraft targeted legitimate military positions at al-Dailami Air Base, northeast of the capital, Sanaa,” the coalition leadership said in a statement, referring […]

Djokovic halts match to help unwell fan despite whistles from Paris crowd (VIDEO)

Novak Djokovic called a halt in play during his second-round Paris Masters match against Joao Sousa to attend to a distressed tennis fan who had apparently fainted in the row behind him as the Serb was preparing to serve. Djokovic was cruising at 5-1 against Portugal’s Sousa in the second set on Tuesday, having taken […]

The Central American caravan has swelled to an estimated 7,000 migrants. Despite Trump’s threats, it’s heading north toward the US border.

Associated Press/Moises Castillo The migrant caravan that trekked through the Northern Triangle and reached Mexico this weekend has swelled to an estimated 7,000 people, and is largely heading to the United States. President Donald Trump has raged against the caravan, pinning blame in turn on Central American governments, US asylum laws, and congressional Democrats. Despite […]