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In this handout photo provided by the House of Commons, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks in Parliament in London, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019. British lawmakers returned to the House of Commons on Wednesday, venting their pent-up anger over Prime Minister Boris Johnson's failed attempt to suspend Parliament and warning that democracy itself is under threat from the government. (House of Commons via AP)
The Associated Press
September 25, 2019 - 3:52 pm
LONDON (AP) — An unrepentant Prime Minister Boris Johnson brushed off cries of "Resign!" and dared his foes to try to topple him Wednesday at a raucous session of Parliament, a day after Britain's highest court ruled he acted illegally in suspending the body ahead of the Brexit deadline. Amid...
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September 25, 2019 - 3:12 pm
(MYKONOS, Greece) -- A 65-year-old Lebanese man, who was arrested last week in connection with a deadly hijacking, was released by authorities after it was determined that he had been wrongfully accused. The man was arrested last Thursday in connection with the 1985 hijacking of a Trans World...
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September 25, 2019 - 2:03 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Included in the released transcript of President Donald Trump’s phone call with Volodymyr Zelenskiy was the Ukrainian president's comment that his country was ready "to buy more Javelins from the United States for defense purposes." What exactly is a Javelin? And why does Ukraine want...
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September 25, 2019 - 10:07 am
(MOSCOW) — In the first round of its presidential election on Sunday, Ukrainian voters will have a choice between its current president, a former prime minister and an unlikely third candidate -- a comedian best known for a TV show where he plays a man who accidentally becomes president. It is the...
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September 25, 2019 - 5:09 am
(NEW YORK) -- The world's oceans are increasingly taking the heat from climate change, threatening marine life, islands and coastal communities, a new United Nations report says. The new report, compiled by a U.N. panel of more than 100 climate change experts and released Wednesday, warns the...
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September 25, 2019 - 5:02 am
(NEW YORK) -- The threat of ISIS fighters breaking out of the massive prison camps where they're being held in Syria and Iraq is growing, according to a new report and a senior U.S. official. While President Donald Trump has also warned of the urgency, he took the issue a step further in recent...
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September 25, 2019 - 5:00 am
(CAPE TOWN, South Africa) -- Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor stole the show Wednesday in his first appearance with his parents in South Africa. The nearly 5-month-old son of Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, accompanied his parents to meet Desmond Tutu and his daughter...
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September 24, 2019 - 5:43 pm
(NEW YORK) -- When a famed French chef found out his world-renowned restaurant would lose one of its highly coveted Michelin stars reportedly over a soufflé review, he was deflated but whipped up a plan to try and earn it back. La Maison des Bois (The House in the Woods), chef Marc Veyrat's...
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Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead
September 24, 2019 - 12:13 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump ordered that aid to Ukraine be frozen ahead of his call with that country's president, a senior administration official confirmed to ABC News on Tuesday, while Trump acknowledged he raised the question of investigating Vice President Joe Biden and his son,...
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson gestures as he departs from Hudson Yards, in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. In a major blow to Johnson, Britain's highest court ruled Tuesday that his decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks in the crucial countdown to the country's Brexit deadline was illegal. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
The Associated Press
September 24, 2019 - 11:58 am
LONDON (AP) — In a decision that badly undermines Boris Johnson's authority, Britain's highest court ruled unanimously Tuesday that the prime minister broke the law by suspending Parliament in a way that squelched legitimate scrutiny of his Brexit plan. The historic move by Britain's Supreme Court...
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