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Theresa May's fury at Boris Johnson for NHS cash call

Theresa May's fury at Boris Johnson for NHS cash call

For the third time, the foreign secretary is believed to be plotting to quit the cabinet, this time over a row about Brexit and the National Health Service ( NHS ). The anonymous reports were viewed by some commentators as an attempt by the highly ambitious politician to raise his public profile - and went down badly with May and other ministers at the meeting.


Gunmen attack Save the Children office in Afghanistan; two dead

Gunmen attack Save the Children office in Afghanistan; two dead

In July 2017, MSF in Afghanistan reopened a small medical clinic in another area of northern Kunduz to provide outpatient treatment of minor and chronic wounds. Monica Zanarelli, the International Committee of the Red Cross' head of delegation in Afghanistan, said that an attack against an organization that helps children is "outrageous".


Trump declares GOP victor after government shutdown - but the fight isn't over

Trump declares GOP victor after government shutdown - but the fight isn't over

Senate Democrats say they will not support a funding resolution that does not include protections for immigrants brought to the U.S.as children under the DACA program and spending for disaster relief. It came down to a lot of behind the scenes scrambling, a late night vote and harsh words from both senate leaders. One suggested option to reopen the government is to fund it through the start of February, with a promise to vote on DACA before then.


Letter Suggests Alcatraz Escapees May Have Survived 1962 Jailbreak

Letter Suggests Alcatraz Escapees May Have Survived 1962 Jailbreak

The debate has once again been reignited with the recent discovery of a letter purported to have been written by one of the Anglin brothers. The running hypothesis about their destiny is that they kicked the bucket not long after venturing foot into the chilly waters that isolated the jail and San Francisco.


How Oklahoma's win over Kansas sounded on the radio

How Oklahoma's win over Kansas sounded on the radio

On a night when Young arrived determined to get back to playing unselfishly, how fitting he won the game with a pair of assists. "The system he is in is flawless for how he plays and the freedom his coach gives him", Kansas senior guard Devonte' Graham said.


Trial ruling to decide ex-president Lula's fate

Trial ruling to decide ex-president Lula's fate

Supporters hold signs at a Brazilian Movement of Landless Rural Workers (MST) temporary campsite ahead of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's appeal hearing in Porto Alegre , Brazil , on January 23, 2018. Da Silva's wife, Marisa Leticia, who died a year ago, acknowledged visiting the Solaris a couple of times, but da Silva's lawyers said that proves nothing.