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EU Negotiator: Brexit Transition Period Not Guaranteed if Differences Remain

EU Negotiator: Brexit Transition Period Not Guaranteed if Differences Remain

The Brexit transition is aimed at giving citizens, businesses and public services time to get used to the impact of Britain leaving, and to allow more space for talks on an eventual EU-UK trade deal. Under the plans released by the European Commission, Brussels would be able to "suspend certain benefits" of the internal market for the United Kingdom without the United Kingdom retaining any right of appeal.


Pakistani Taliban Leader Killed In US Drone Strike

Pakistani Taliban Leader Killed In US Drone Strike

Media reports suggest that the killed TTP leader has been identified as Sajna Mehsud, naib amir of the banned terrorist organistation, while two others belong to Haqqani Network . Hizb Ullah previously worked for Shaykh Aminullah as an improvised explosive device (IED) expert in Kunar Province, Afghanistan, where he deployed IEDs targeting Afghan and Coalition forces.


Mike Pence seeks to reassure allies on North Korean nuclear threat

Mike Pence seeks to reassure allies on North Korean nuclear threat

Northern Command at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage, Alaska. During the meeting, Moon is expected to express gratitude for the U.S.' support for the successful hosting of the Olympics and reaffirm close cooperation between the two allies in efforts to improve inter-Korean relations and resolve the North Korean nuclear issue.


Kruse says he won't step down over groping allegations

Kruse says he won't step down over groping allegations

Kruse did not deny the majority of allegations, according to the report, but instead stated he had no recollection of the incidents. The report is set to be considered by the Senate Conduct Committee during a public hearing on the investigation on February 22.


West Midlands Weather: Cloudy and dry followed by rain

West Midlands Weather: Cloudy and dry followed by rain

A slight frost is possible for a time tonight , but temperatures will rise during the night, however rain will extend nationwide overnight . It's not out of the question that a couple spots across these northern areas could see a coating to an inch of snow perhaps making for some slippery travel conditions.


Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces stated killed after thwarted assault

Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces stated killed after thwarted assault

A picture taken on February 7, 2018 shows smoke plumes rising following a reported regime air strike in the rebel-held town of Arbin, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus . It said more than 30 schools supported by Save the Children and its partners in the area have had to close temporarily due to security fears.