Impeachment, Harvey Weinstein, U.K. Election: Your Thursday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering today’s impeachment debate in the House Judiciary Committee, a tentative deal between Harvey Weinstein and his accusers, and the British election. House panel is set to vote on impeachment A two-day meeting of the Judiciary Committee is expected to end today […]

Algeria holds presidential vote despite push for boycott | Elections 2018 News

Algiers, Algeria – Polls opened on Thursday in a controversial presidential election with critics saying all candidates should be purged because of their ties to the unpopular former government. It was the first vote since former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika was forced out after a two-decade-long rule in April in the wake of nationwide peaceful protests. […]

Activists Say US Is The Villain

The US is using this year’s global climate summit to try to ensure it will never have to pay for the damage climate change is doing to poorer countries, according to participants at the meeting now underway in Madrid. The Madrid meeting, the 25th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25), is working on an update […]

Second Federal Judge Blocks Plan To Use Pentagon Funds For Border Wall : NPR

President Trump talks with reporters after touring a section of the southern border wall in September in Otay Mesa, Calif. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption toggle caption Evan Vucci/AP A federal judge in California ruled Wednesday that the Trump administration may not divert $3.6 billion in Defense Department funds for construction of the wall on the […]

Carlo Ancelotti’s CV is ‘ridiculous’ but he hasn’t taken on a ‘challenge’ like Arsenal, says Matt Upson

Carlo Ancelotti remains the bookmakers’ favourite to succeed Unai Emery as Arsenal manager, but one of their former players feel the Italian would have to change tact to take on the challenge. Standard Sport first revealed the Gunners’ interest in Ancelotti back in January 2018, when breaking the news Arsene Wenger was likely to leave […]