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German minister praises Macron's Europe speech

German minister praises Macron's Europe speech

Macron offered a sweeping vision for Europe's future in a speech on Tuesday, calling for the European Union to cooperate more closely on defense, immigration, tax and social policy, and for the single currency bloc to have its own budget.


France's Macron seeks joint defence force under European Union reforms

France's Macron seeks joint defence force under European Union reforms

And in Asia the USA unit extended its gains towards 113 yen ahead of the long-awaited release of details on Trump's tax plan, which he said would cut the burden "not just a little bit, but tremendously" for the middle class. - Greens co-leader Cem Özedmir has said that trying to help struggling southern European economies by imposing austerity measures alone does not work in Europe.


Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Abu Dhabi Test begins tomorrow

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Abu Dhabi Test begins tomorrow

We had a good chat with the boys this morning. The Asian side will play in the longest format for the first time since the duo retired from worldwide cricket in May when Pakistan take on Sri Lanka in a two-match Test series starting Abu Dhabi on Thursday.


Visitors abandon vacations as Maria churns near Carolinas

Visitors abandon vacations as Maria churns near Carolinas

Winds and storm surge from Tropical Storm Maria are lashing North Carolina's Outer Banks as the storm moves by well off-shore. Pearson said no injuries had been reported. Category 3 hurricanes and above are denoted as "Major Hurricanes" which makes Lee the fifth of the season. Millions of people in the Caribbean are still reeling from Hurricane Maria's devastation.


Merkel strikes reserved tone ahead of Macron's Europe speech

Merkel strikes reserved tone ahead of Macron's Europe speech

The President of France on Tuesday proposed the creation of a European force to be used for military interventions which would be ready to act by the start of next decade. At a news conference after a German election that has forced her to consider a new coalition with the liberal Free Democrats (FDP), a party critical of Macron's ideas on Europe, Merkel said her conservative CDU/CSU bloc would support sensible measures but also wanted to see countries become more competitive.


Cops: Mom's Affair With Son-in-Law Ends Badly

Cops: Mom's Affair With Son-in-Law Ends Badly

Davis allegedly then got into her vehicle and started driving at him. While the police report obtained by the New York Post says that the man, 33, is the ex-boyfriend of the suspect's daughter, the Palm Beach Post reports that court documents show the couple was married and are now divorcing.