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|A question of trust: British pollsters battle to call looming election
British pollsters have a big problem to solve as the country heads towards an election: Brexit has scrambled traditional political allegiances and they say it is harder than ever to know whether voters are telling them the truth.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:37 AM
|Brexit talks continue with routine exchange of texts: British source
Brexit talks between the United Kingdom and the European Union continued until late on Monday and will begin again on Tuesday morning but that is routine and nothing to get excited about, a British source close to the negotiations said.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:36 AM
|U.S. demands Syria ceasefire, slaps sanctions on Turkey over incursion
President Donald Trump imposed sanctions on Turkey on Monday and demanded the NATO ally stop a military incursion in northeast Syria that is rapidly reshaping the battlefield of the world's deadliest ongoing war.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:32 AM
|Scrambling to limit damage, Trump tells Turkey to stop its Syria invasion
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday demanded Turkey stop its military incursion in Syria and imposed new sanctions on the NATO ally as Trump scrambled to limit the damage from his much-criticized decision to clear U.S. troops from Turkey's path.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:32 AM
|China urges Turkey to halt military action in Syria-foreign ministry
China's foreign ministry urged Turkey on Tuesday to stop military action in Syria and "come back to the right track". Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang made the comments at a daily briefing in Beijing.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:31 AM
|Exclusive: No choice but to invest in oil, Shell CEO says
Royal Dutch Shell still sees abundant opportunity to make money from oil and gas in coming decades even as investors and governments increase pressure on energy companies over climate change, its chief executive said.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:30 AM
|Brexit deal 'more and more difficult' this week, EU summit to discuss delay
Agreeing a Brexit divorce deal has become "more and more difficult" this week but was still possible, the bloc's Brexit negotiator said on Tuesday, while Finland's EU minister said the bloc's leaders would discuss another delay.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:19 AM
|Germany 'not quite sure' Brexit deal is close
Germany's EU minister said on Tuesday he was "not quite sure" that a Brexit deal was close.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:18 AM
|Exclusive: Deutsche Bank took years to flag suspect Danske money flows - source
Deutsche Bank did not disclose more than one million suspect money transfers with Danske Bank until February, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said, about five years after a whistleblower flagged suspicious transactions at Danske.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:13 AM
|Trump ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill testifies in impeachment inquiry
Donald Trump's former Russia adviser testified for more than nine hours on Monday behind closed doors, the latest witness summoned in the impeachment inquiry against the U.S. president over his request that Ukraine investigate a political rival.
POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2019 3:08 AM