Labour's Emily Thornberry quits over Rochester tweet - Sky News
(Reuters) - Emily Thornberry, UK Labour party's spokeswoman on judicial affairs, has resigned from the shadow cabinet over a tweet she sent during a special election in the southeast English constituency of Rochester and Strood, according to Sky News.
Senate to vote on two controversial Obama ‘ambassadonors’ Dec. 1
The Senate will vote Dec. 1 on whether to confirm a pair of big-time donors to President Barack Obama's reelection campaign as ambassadors to Argentina and Hungary. It could be Noah Bryson Mamet's and Colleen Bell's last chance — their odds become vanishingly small when the GOP takes over in January.
Danish man shot and wounded in Saudi capital
RIYADH (Reuters) - A Danish man was shot and wounded in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Saturday by an unknown assailant as he left work in his car, state news agency SPA said.
Four husbands, four deaths for 'Black Widow'
Police in Japan are questioning a wealthy widow about the mysterious deaths of her past partners.
Flooding concerns grow as northeast snow melts
The record levels of snowfall in Buffalo, New York will present another challenge for residents there. Rain and rising temperatures will cause some of the seven feet of snow to melt, which is expected to create record flooding. Jericka Duncan reports from Buffalo.
Obama Defends Immigration Action - Voice of America
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U.S. President Barack Obama says with his executive action on immigration, enforcement resources will be focused on "felons, not families; criminals, not children." The president said Saturday in his weekly address that his immigration plan will "bring more ...
Republicans want to oppose Obama on immigration, but how?
Bureaucratic nightmare on immigration
Obama's immigration plan may give him the upper hand for now (+video)