A former Conservative Party Cabinet minister says giving the party a majority in next month's election would be "disastrous" because it would allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to take the U.K. out of the European Union without a deal.
Israeli airstrikes killed more Islamic Jihad militants in Gaza on Wednesday as rocket fire toward Israel resumed after a brief overnight lull, raising the death toll in the strip to 18 Palestinians in the heaviest round of fighting in months.
Forced to flee their country a decade ago to escape allegedly state-sponsored killer squads, Sri Lankan journalists living in exile doubt they'll be able to return home soon or see justice served to their tormentors — whose alleged ringleader could come to power in this weekend's presidential election.
TV cameras are in place in a House office building just south of the U.S. Capitol as impeachment hearings for President Donald Trump make their public debut. Until Wednesday morning's session of the House intelligence committee, witnesses have appeared behind closed doors. Democrats are calling two witnesses on Wednesday, another Friday, and eight more next week. All are providing evidence about Trump's efforts to tie U.S. aid to Ukraine to investigations of his political opponents.
Luis Andres Henao and Carlos Valdez, Associated Press | PostedNov 12th - 10:03pm
Bolivians have new uncertainty to grapple with now that opposition Sen. Jeanine Añez declared herself interim president of the crisis-torn Andean country just hours after Evo Morales flew off to self-exile in Mexico.