Democrats see rural gains bolstering fight for White House in 2020

From Reuters Top News:   WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats made dramatic gains in this month’s U.S. congressional elections despite getting little love from white, rural, working-class voters who two years ago backed President Donald Trump. FILE PHOTO: Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer reacts with her daughters, Sydney (L) and Sherry

Labour's McDonnell says UK in disarray but parliament will block no-deal Brexit

From Reuters Top News:   LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government is in disarray over Brexit but there is no majority in parliament for damaging the economy by leaving the EU without a deal, the opposition Labour Party’s finance minister-in-waiting said on Wednesday. Britain’s Shadow Chancellor of

‘Swarming’ sit-down protests disrupt London traffic: Climate activists have blocked traffic at four points around London, as they escalated their environmental protests by trying to bring the city to a standstill during morning rush-hour.

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/madazzahatter [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: ‘Swarming’ sit-down protests disrupt London traffic: Climate activists have blocked traffic at four points around London, as they escalated their environmental protests by trying to bring the city to a standstill during morning

British lawmakers won't vote for no-deal Brexit, UK minister says

From Reuters Top News:   Britain’s Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Amber Rudd arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain, November 20, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s parliament will not support a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, work and pensions minister Amber Rudd said on Wednesday, also playing down the

U.S. prosecutors investigate Hyundai, Kia vehicle recalls: source

From Reuters Top News:   SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors are investigating if Hyundai Motor (005380.KS) and affiliate Kia Motors’ (000270.KS) vehicle recalls over engine defects were conducted properly, according to a person with knowledge of the matter and documents reviewed by Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Hyundai Motor

French Finance Minister spoke to Renault executives, to have briefing on Wednesday

From Reuters Top News:   French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire speaks during a news conference about the situation with Renault, at the Bercy Finance Ministry in Paris, France, November 21, 2018. At R, Renault interim chairman Philippe Lagayette. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann PARIS (Reuters) – French finance minister Bruno Le Maire

Interpol, Under Pressure From West, Rejects Russian Who Sought to Lead It

From The New York Times:   BRUSSELS — Interpol elected a South Korean police veteran as its next president on Wednesday, in the face of pressure from Western diplomats who said choosing the Russian candidate who had been considered the front-runner could jeopardize the independence of the world’s largest international

US tourist illegally enters tribal area in Andaman island, to preach Christianity, killed. The Sentinelese people violently reject outside contact, and cannot be persecuted under Indian Law.

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/__TheChicChug__ [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: US tourist illegally enters tribal area in Andaman island, to preach Christianity, killed. The Sentinelese people violently reject outside contact, and cannot be persecuted under Indian Law.

Australia Muslim leaders boycott PM meeting over 'terror' remarks

From Al Jazeera:   Morrison has accused those behind the boycott of ‘continuing down a path of denial’ [File: David Moir/Pool via Reuters] Muslim leaders in Australia have boycotted a meeting with Prime Minister Scott Morrison after the latter asked the community to be “proactive” in dealing with deadly attacks. Morrison