Death Toll In Nairobi Hotel Complex Attack Rises To 21

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The death toll from an extremist attack on a luxury hotel and shopping complex in Nairobi climbed to 21, plus the five militants killed, police said Wednesday in the aftermath of the brazen overnight siege by al-Shabab gunmen. Two people accused of facilitating the attack were arrested.The number of those killed…

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Theresa May Survives No-Confidence Vote In Her Government

Theresa May has survived a no-confidence vote in her government and fended off Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s attempt to force a general election.MPs voted by a slim margin of 19 votes to express their confidence in the prime minister’s government despite her historic defeat on her Brexit deal a day earlier. The result was expected after…

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Last Year’s Central American Caravan Dwindles, New One Forms

Associated Press TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — The migrant caravan that was seized upon by U.S. President Donald Trump in the run-up to the 2018 midterm election has quietly dwindled, with many having gone home to Central America or put down roots in Mexico.Despite the hard-line immigration rhetoric by the Trump administration, however, many others —…

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Theresa May Suffers Massive Brexit Defeat As MPs Vote To Reject Her EU Deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government was hanging by a thread on Tuesday night after members of Parliament rejected her Brexit plan by a massive majority.In a shattering personal defeat for the prime minister, the House of Commons voted by 432 to 202 to throw out her proposals for the UK to quit the European Union. It…

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May Faces No Confidence Vote

Jeremy Corbyn has taken up Theresa May’s offer to call a no confidence vote in the government in an effort to trigger a general election, after the prime minister suffered an historic defeat on her Brexit deal.May pre-empted Labour by offering a vote on Wednesday if the Labour leader wanted one after her deal was…

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