Scottish leader calls for 'new conversation' on independence

It comes after Scotland voted largely in favour of remaining in the European Union, while much of England and Wales voted to leave. However, the SNP leader must take note of a recent YouGov poll for The Times. ANOTHER indy referendum is exactly what we don't need. For the Conservatives, Sturgeon said, the Government was "accidentally" triggering Brexit without a proper plan of what to do next.

Overnight bombing, fighting in Kabul kills 24, hostage situation ongoing

The violence comes more than a week after 16 people were killed when militants stormed the American University in Kabul , in a almost 10-hour raid that prompted anguished pleas for help from trapped students. The twin bombings come as Taliban fighters intensify their nationwide offensive against the US-backed government in Kabul . Two security force generals were among those killed in the attack, which was claimed by the Taliban.

Kaine Compares Trump's Encouragement of Russian Hacking to Watergate Break

Kaine Compares Trump's Encouragement of Russian Hacking to Watergate Break

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine greets supporters during a campaign stop on Thursday in Dover, N.H. The Virginia senator, who said he deals often with classified information as a member of the Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees, said that such information could be hard to identify, especially when it is not properly marked, Politico reported.

Israeli police: Palestinian vehicle attacker shot dead

Some 208 Palestinians have been killed in that time, majority identified as attackers by Israel. The incident occurred around 2 the the Shuafat Refugee Camp in northern Jerusalem. The wounded suspect, a 25-year-old man, sustained an injury to his thigh and was taken in light-to-moderate condition to Hadassah Mount Scopus hospital.

University of Vermont axes North Carolina game over LGBT law

In an 83-page order Friday, District Judge Thomas D. Schroeder issued the temporary order against House Bill 2 until a final determination is made in the matter. Under H.B. 2, people are legally required to use public restrooms that correspond to the biological sex on their birth certificates, rather than their gender identity.

Minister to visit Calais as anti-migrant tension rises

Minister to visit Calais as anti-migrant tension rises

Calais mayor Natacha Bouchart has pledged to turn out in support of the protesters on Monday. Despite this, authorities say about that the population of the camp has risen sharply in recent months to about 7,000 people. Since last October, more than 5,000 asylum seekers have left the northern French town for 161 special centers set up around France. His visit came three days before local businesses, dockers, truckers and farmers block a major highway to demand that the camp now holding ...