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Johnson tells supporters after win "we did it!"

Johnson tells supporters after win "we did it!"

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party won a majority in Britain's Parliament. He says the victory gives him a mandate to navigate Britain's exit from the European Union.
Associated Press
2mins
House panel delays historic Trump impeachment vote

House panel delays historic Trump impeachment vote

The House Judiciary Committee abruptly postponed a historic vote late Thursday on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, shutting down a nearly 14-hour session. Republicans said Democrats just wanted to be on TV.
Associated Press
2mins
UK Conservatives win big, Johnson claims mandate

UK Conservatives win big, Johnson claims mandate

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party won a thumping majority in Britain's Parliament - a decisive outcome to a Brexit-dominated election that should allow Johnson to fulfill his plan to take the U.K. out of the E.U. next month.
Associated Press
3mins
Germany: Living with antisemitism

Germany: Living with antisemitism

Berlin has a large and thriving Jewish community. But many Jews in the German capital are concerned about the recent rise in antisemitism, including the recent synagogue attack in Halle.
Deutsche Welle
Lithuania battles cybercrime

Lithuania battles cybercrime

A group of Lithuanian volunteers called the "elves" have teamed up to fight fake news and other disinformation spread by Russian cyber-trolls.
Deutsche Welle
Turkey: the garbage-truck library

Turkey: the garbage-truck library

Some garbagemen in Ankara were upset about people throwing away books, so they started putting them aside -- and now they've set up their own library.
Deutsche Welle
Bloomberg talks climate in Calif. campaign trip

Bloomberg talks climate in Calif. campaign trip

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is making his first trip to California as a Democratic presidential candidate. At a stop in San Francisco, he talked about the environment and climate change to a convention of scientists.
Associated Press
1min
Trump on impeachment: 'There are no crimes'

Trump on impeachment: 'There are no crimes'

President Donald Trump, at a rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania said Democrats approving the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement because they are embarrassed over impeachment.
Associated Press
2mins
Hong Kong journalist seeks justice after losing right eye

Hong Kong journalist seeks justice after losing right eye

Hit by a projectile fired by Hong Kong police while covering an anti-government protest nearly two months ago, Indonesian journalist Veby Mega Indah was blinded in one eye, but that has not blotted out the traumatic flashbacks filling her mind.
Reuters
2mins
Anywhere but Westminster | Scotland: fear and Lothian on the campaign trail

Anywhere but Westminster | Scotland: fear and Lothian on the campaign trail

As election day nears, John Harris and John Domokos head for a SNP/Labour marginal and talk to people whose lives have been turned upside down by universal credit, a policy imposed by the Tories in Westminster.
The Guardian
14mins
WE ARE STILL READY TO TAKE OVER TSHWANE

WE ARE STILL READY TO TAKE OVER TSHWANE

UNDER THE UMBRELLA with Julius Malema, hosted by Simon Nare
24.com
Warren: Voters ready for female ticket

Warren: Voters ready for female ticket

Elizabeth Warren says she believes Americans are ready for a presidential ticket with two women at the top, rejecting concerns from some Democrats that a woman cannot beat President Donald Trump.
Associated Press
2mins
France: Militant vegans

France: Militant vegans

Attacks on butcher shops, restaurants, and cheese shops are increasing - especially in France where food is a culture in and of itself. Radical vegans are behind the acts of vandalism.
Deutsche Welle
Andrew Yang: Trump is not cause of our problems

Andrew Yang: Trump is not cause of our problems

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang tells the AP his "21st century" modern campaign is reaching voters through podcasts and and outreach. He also says Donald Trump is not the cause of our problems.
Associated Press
1min
Support for Elizabeth Warren drops to lowest since August in White House race - poll

Support for Elizabeth Warren drops to lowest since August in White House race - poll

Support for U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren dropped nationally to its lowest level in four months, and nearly one in three potential Democratic primary voters say they don't know which candidate to pick with the first nominati
Reuters
1min
Pelosi OKs drafting of impeachment articles

Pelosi OKs drafting of impeachment articles

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. "Our democracy is what is at stake," Pelosi said. "The president leaves us no choice but to act."
Associated Press
3mins
France's Moulin Rouge Lives from its Myths

France's Moulin Rouge Lives from its Myths

The Moulin Rouge in Paris became notorious for its provocative can-can dance. One-hundred and thirty years on, it still attracts visitors in search of glitz and glamour.
Deutsche Welle
Over 100 Bombings Rock Sweden

Over 100 Bombings Rock Sweden

There have been more than 100 bombings in Sweden this year - more than twice as many as in 2018. Experts blame the violence on feuding criminal gangs. And the police seem powerless to act.
Deutsche Welle
Uzbek Grandma Turns DJ in Moscow

Uzbek Grandma Turns DJ in Moscow

A teacher from Uzbekistan had been cleaning for years in Moscow when she stumbled onto the club scene. Although there's increasing xenophobia in Russia, she's respected despite her ethnicity, age, and career as a cleaner.
Deutsche Welle
Yang sprays supporters with whipped cream

Yang sprays supporters with whipped cream

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang was caught on camera in a candid moment with supporters Tuesday night while opening a new campaign office in Manchester, New Hampshire.
Associated Press
17secs
The last divided capital in Europe: 'Do they want us to believe we should be separated?'

The last divided capital in Europe: 'Do they want us to believe we should be separated?'

It is 45 years since the Turkish army came to blows with the Greek and Cypriot armies, and the island remains physically and politically divided - not least by a wall that cuts through the capital, Nicosia.
The Guardian
14mins
What is the Green New Deal?

What is the Green New Deal?

The climate crisis is the biggest global threat that humanity faces.
The Guardian
6mins
DA rejects new Deputy Public Protector candidate

DA rejects new Deputy Public Protector candidate

Glynnis Breytenbach says although Kholeka Gcaleka meets the criteria she is not the right person for the job.
eNews Channel Africa
2mins
Is a winter election bad for everyone?

Is a winter election bad for everyone?

The Guardian's Kate Proctor dispels some winter election myths.
The Guardian
5mins
Senate bids farewell to Johnny Isakson

Senate bids farewell to Johnny Isakson

Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson made a plea for bipartisanship in his farewell speech Tuesday afternoon as the U.S. Senate bid farewell to the lawmaker from Georgia.
Associated Press
2mins
The Queen hosts Melania and Donald Trump at Buckingham Palace

The Queen hosts Melania and Donald Trump at Buckingham Palace

The Queen has held a reception for leaders of the 29 member states of Nato at Buckingham Palace.
Press Association
1min
NATO summit toasts 70 years. But is it waving or drowning?

NATO summit toasts 70 years. But is it waving or drowning?

NATO summit toasts 70 years. But is it waving or drowning?
Euronews
Buttigieg, black pastor discuss racism, poverty

Buttigieg, black pastor discuss racism, poverty

As he labors to win over black voters, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg found a receptive host on Sunday in the Rev. William Barber, who is calling for a racially diverse national campaign against poverty.
Associated Press
1min
White House refuses to take part in impeachment hearing

White House refuses to take part in impeachment hearing

The White House told Democratic lawmakers on Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump and his lawyers would not participate in a congressional impeachment hearing this week, citing a lack of "fundamental fairness." Eve Johnson reports.
Reuters
2mins
Trump makes secret Afghanistan trip

Trump makes secret Afghanistan trip

U.S. President Donald Trump made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan on Thursday and said he believed Taliban insurgents would agree to a ceasefire in America's longest war.
Reuters
2mins
Bosnia: refugee drama in the Bihac region

Bosnia: refugee drama in the Bihac region

In a camp at the border between Bosnia and EU member Croatia, refugees are currently living in catastrophic conditions. Local authorities refuse to deal with the situation and demand that new camps be set up in other parts of the country.
Deutsche Welle
Germany: The Search for dead Soldiers

Germany: The Search for dead Soldiers

Just outside Berlin, the remains of thousands of soldiers who fell in the Second World War are buried. The "Association for the Recovery of the Fallen in Eastern Europe" searches for the dead and has made a surprising discovery--74 years after the...
Deutsche Welle
Trump talks about impeachment, Ukraine call

Trump talks about impeachment, Ukraine call

President Donald Trump said he did not put any pressure on Ukraine to investigate Democrats - the issue at the heart of the impeachment probe. The President spoke at a rally in Sunrise, Florida.
Associated Press
2mins
Sen. Kamala Harris rolls out mental health plan

Sen. Kamala Harris rolls out mental health plan

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris rolled out a mental health policy proposal on Monday in South Carolina. The senator from California wants to double the number of mental health treatment beds available across the country.
Associated Press
1min
UNDER THE UMBREALLA: VAVI, WORKERS ARE DOOMED

UNDER THE UMBREALLA: VAVI, WORKERS ARE DOOMED

UNDER THE UMBRELLA with Zwelinzima Vavi, hosted by Simon Nare
24.com
Michael Bloomberg launches presidential bid

Michael Bloomberg launches presidential bid

Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the world's richest men, has formally launched a Democratic bid for president.
Associated Press
1min
Can Venice be saved?

Can Venice be saved?

Flooding in Venice has heavily damaged St. Mark's Basilica and several palaces. Local residents are upset that a hugely-expensive flood-control system that was begun 17 years ago is still not complete.
Deutsche Welle
Turkey: the amateur astronomer of Diyarbakir

Turkey: the amateur astronomer of Diyarbakir

For nearly 30 years, a former baker has studied the night sky over his home town of Diyarbakir. He managed to prove that Galileo's calculations on the moon's orbit were wrong.
Deutsche Welle
Church asylum program under pressure in Germany

Church asylum program under pressure in Germany

German authorities have cut down on asylum permits for refugees who've been housed at churches and monasteries. In 2016, 80 percent got permits; 2019 it was just 1.4 percent. We'll talk to some refugees who are staying at a monastery in Bavaria.
Deutsche Welle
AP Analysis: Democratic debate in Atlanta

AP Analysis: Democratic debate in Atlanta

Democrats debated in Atlanta on Wednesday night, with the top issues including health care and who can defeat Donald Trump in 2020.
Associated Press
3mins
Democrats spar at debate over how to beat Trump

Democrats spar at debate over how to beat Trump

Democratic presidential candidates clashed Wednesday in a debate over the future of health care in America, racial inequality and their ability to build a winning coalition to take on President Donald Trump.
Associated Press
1min
Official: Ukraine asked about aid on July 25th

Official: Ukraine asked about aid on July 25th

A Defense Department official is testifying that the Ukrainian embassy was asking questions about U.S. military assistance as far back as July 25, the day President Donald Trump asked Ukraine’s president to investigate Democrats.
Associated Press
2mins
Trump's notes to himself caught on camera: 'I want nothing'

Trump's notes to himself caught on camera: 'I want nothing'

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday read a segment of a witness's impeachment testimony to push back on the assertion he sought a 'quid pro quo' from the Ukrainian government.
Reuters
2mins
Buttigieg visits Morehouse to build black support

Buttigieg visits Morehouse to build black support

Pete Buttigieg spoke Monday at historically black Morehouse College in Atlanta as he tries to expand his appeal among black voters, who are critical to winning the Democratic presidential primary.
Associated Press
1min
Klobuchar: Health care driving up poll numbers

Klobuchar: Health care driving up poll numbers

Senator Amy Klobuchar says she's climbing in the presidential polls in Iowa. She says a big reason is her support for the Affordable Care Act and opposition to Medicare For All.
Associated Press
1min
Impeachment inquiry: Why Sondland's testimony is so highly anticipated

Impeachment inquiry: Why Sondland's testimony is so highly anticipated

As the impeachment hearings enter their second week, one of the most highly anticipated testimonies will be Wednesday’s appearance from Gordon Sondland, the US ambassador to the EU.
Reuters
3mins
Klobuchar, Buttigieg mock Trump's resorts, golfing

Klobuchar, Buttigieg mock Trump's resorts, golfing

Senator Amy Klobuchar and Mayor Pete Buttigieg mocked President Trump's resorts and golfing during a Nevada Democratic party fundraiser in Las Vegas.
Associated Press
1min
Biden: 'Donald Trump knows that I'll beat him'

Biden: 'Donald Trump knows that I'll beat him'

Former Vice President Joe Biden he'll beat Donald Trump and Trump knows it. Biden, in Las Vegas, pointed out the impeachment inquiry and said Trump is trying to bribe foreign leaders to lie about him.
Associated Press
1min