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Factbox: Who has submitted letters of no confidence in UK PM May?

15 hours 59 min ago
Some lawmakers in Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party have said they have submitted letters of no confidence in the British leader.

Top UK court says to consider government appeal in Brexit reversal case

15 hours 59 min ago
Britain's Supreme Court said on Friday it would consider whether to hear an appeal from the British government which wants to stop Europe's top court from examining a case seeking to determine whether the country can unilaterally reverse Brexit.

Business has got behind draft divorce deal with EU: UK PM May's spokeswoman

15 hours 59 min ago
A Brexit divorce deal brokered by Prime Minister Theresa May has received strong support from Britain's business community, her spokeswoman said on Friday.

UK's Fox says a deal is better than no-deal Brexit

15 hours 59 min ago
A Brexit deal is better than no-deal for Britain and voters should take a rational and balanced view of Prime Minister Theresa May's draft Brexit agreement, trade minister Liam Fox said on Friday, according to the BBC.

North Korea's Kim inspects newly developed 'tactical' weapon, releases U.S. prisoner

16 hours 13 min ago
North Korea's leader publicly inspected a new weapon for the first time in nearly a year, state media reported on Friday, while it also decided to release a U.S. prisoner, sending conflicting signals at a time of sensitive negotiations.

Trump's summit no-show draws Asian nations closer together

16 hours 20 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump didn't make it to this week's summit of Asian nations in Singapore, but his influence was still keenly felt among the leaders who gathered in the city.

T-Mobile says Sprint deal may close as early as first-quarter next year

16 hours 44 min ago
T-Mobile US Inc's Chief Financial Officer said there is a possibility that its $26 billion acquisition deal of Sprint Corp will close as early as the first quarter of 2019.

Wildfire that destroyed California town leaves 63 dead and 630 missing

16 hours 51 min ago
Rescue workers searched on Friday for 630 people reported missing in a northern California town reduced to ashes by the deadliest wildfire in state history.

UK's Gove says he has confidence in PM May

17 hours 1 min ago
Senior Eurosceptic minister Michael Gove said on Friday he had confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May and was focused on working for a good deal for Britain as it leaves the European Union.

Tally of missing in California's deadliest blaze surpasses 600

17 hours 4 min ago
A search for victims of a catastrophic blaze that reduced a northern California town to ashes intensified on Thursday, as authorities expanded to 630 the number of those reported missing in the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in state history.

Germany preparing for all possible Brexit scenarios: ministry

17 hours 6 min ago
Germany is preparing for all possible Brexit scenarios, an Economy Ministry spokeswoman said on Friday, adding that the ministry was closely examining a draft agreement on Britain's departure from the European Union.

U.S. to oppose U.N. Golan resolution, wins Israeli praise

17 hours 19 min ago
The United States said it would oppose on Friday for the first time an annual resolution at the United Nations calling on Israel to rescind its authority in the occupied Golan Heights, drawing praise from Israeli officials.

PG&E shares surge 40 percent on report regulator wants to avoid bankruptcy from wildfire

17 hours 26 min ago
PG&E Corp shares soared 40 percent in after-hours trade on Thursday following a report that a regulatory official told investors the agency does not want the utility to go into bankruptcy should it be found responsible for this month's deadly wildfire in northern California.

UK PM May will face no confidence vote next week: Telegraph reporter

17 hours 37 min ago
Prime Minister Theresa May will face a no confidence vote next week with Conservative lawmakers expected to submit the 48 letters required to trigger a leadership contest on Friday, a reporter at the Daily Telegraph said.

U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide

18 hours 2 sec ago
A U.N.-backed court found two leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge guilty of genocide on Friday, almost four decades after the ultra-Maoist regime which oversaw the "Killing Fields" was overthrown.

UK's Gove won't resign over PM May's Brexit plan: reports

18 hours 23 min ago
Prominent Brexiteer Michael Gove will not quit Prime Minister Theresa May's government but remain as environment minister, British media reported on Friday, after speculation about his future following the resignation of other senior figures.

North Korea to deport U.S. citizen held since October: state media

18 hours 43 min ago
North Korea will deport a U.S. citizen detained since October after he entered illegally from China and told his captors he was manipulated by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), the North Korean state news agency reported on Friday.

Enough letters to trigger vote of no confidence in PM May: BrexitCentral editor

19 hours 7 min ago
The 48 letters from Conservative lawmakers required to trigger a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May have been submitted, the editor of BrexitCentral said on Friday, citing a single source who he said was always previously reliable.

Crews search for California fire victims as list of missing grows

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 5:54pm
The search for victims of a catastrophic blaze that reduced a northern California town to ashes intensified on Thursday as authorities posted an expanded list of nearly 300 people reported missing in the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history.

PG&E shares up 37 percent on report regulator does not want bankruptcy

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 5:54pm
PG&E Corp shares soared 37 percent in after-hours trade on Thursday after a report that a California regulatory official told investors that the agency does not want the utility to go into bankruptcy.