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U.K. Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Reject Theresa May's Brexit E.U. Divorce Deal – TIME

U.K. Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Reject Theresa May's Brexit E.U. Divorce Deal – TIME

(LONDON) — British lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s divorce deal with the European Union on Tuesday, plunging the Brexit process into chaos and triggering a no-confidence vote that could topple her government. The defeat was widely expected, but the scale of the House of Commons’ vote — 432 votes against the government and […]

UK SNOW: Arctic weather system sparks HEAVY SNOW today as Britain set for COLDEST weekend – Express.co.uk

UK SNOW: Arctic weather system sparks HEAVY SNOW today as Britain set for COLDEST weekend – Express.co.uk

BRITAIN is wrapping up for the coldest weekend for a year with sub-zero winds and snow set to sweep in today. PUBLISHED: 08:28, Tue, Jan 15, 2019 | UPDATED: 08:37, Tue, Jan 15, 2019 ‘);$(‘.gig-button-container’,commentIco).append($(‘#spotCommentCounter .spot-im-replies-count’).clone(!0));$(‘#componentDiv .gig-share-bar-container > table > tbody > tr’).append(commentIco)},onShareButtonClicked:function(e){ExpressApp.GoogleAnalytics.TrackEvent(‘social’,’intent’,’https://www.express.co.uk/news/weather/1072030/weather-snow-UK-latest-forecast-coldest-cold-January-2019-Met-Office’);(window.utag_add_event||function(){})({“call_type”:”event”,”events”:{“category”:”Social”,”action”:”Intent”,”event”:”socialIntent”},social:{“platform”:e.shareItem.provider}});if(e.shareItem.provider==’comments’){$(‘html, body’).animate({scrollTop:$(‘#gigyacomments’).offset().top},’slow’,’easeOutExpo’)}}};gigya.socialize.showShareBarUI(showShareBarUI_params) Thermometers will widely nosedive from Wednesday amid warnings the UK will […]

Brexit news – live: Theresa May admits she has failed to secure legally-binding time limit on backstop from EU, just a day before pivotal vote in parliament – The Independent

Brexit news – live: Theresa May admits she has failed to secure legally-binding time limit on backstop from EU, just a day before pivotal vote in parliament – The Independent

Theresa May has warned that parliament could block Brexit, as she admitted having failed to secure a legally-binding time limit on the backstop ahead of tomorrow’s “meaningful vote” on her deal. Speaking at a factory in Stoke, the prime minister claimed some in Westminster will use “every device available to them” to “delay or even stop Brexit”. She […]

Manslaughter trial of Hillsborough police chief begins – The Guardian

Manslaughter trial of Hillsborough police chief begins – The Guardian

Almost 30 years after 96 people were killed at the FA Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest at Sheffield Wednesday’s Hillsborough football ground, the police officer who was in command of the match, David Duckenfield, will on Monday stand trial on a criminal charge of gross negligence manslaughter. Duckenfield was newly promoted by South […]

Man held after boy, 11, dies in Manchester hit-and-run – BBC News

Man held after boy, 11, dies in Manchester hit-and-run – BBC News

Image copyright PA Police are questioning a 31-year-old man after a boy was killed in a hit-and-run collision. The 11-year-old died in hospital after he was treated at the scene of the crash in Beswick, Manchester. A grey Volkswagen Golf was believed to have been involved in the collision on Albert Street shortly after 18:10 […]

How is Dublin preparing for a possible no-deal Brexit? – BBC News

How is Dublin preparing for a possible no-deal Brexit? – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Standing on top of the roof of the Dublin Port Company’s headquarters, you can see lots of building work amidst all the docked ships at the River Liffey’s mouth. And while that construction is not entirely Brexit-related, management at the port says it has to be prepared for the possibility of […]

UK weather: Will DEADLY BIG FREEZE reach UK after snow kills 17 in Europe? – Express.co.uk

UK weather: Will DEADLY BIG FREEZE reach UK after snow kills 17 in Europe? – Express.co.uk

Snow could blast the UK before the end of the month, according to the Met Office’s long-range forecast. Most of the UK will see temperatures plummet to freezing conditions. But Scotland and Northern Ireland will be hit the hardest by the adverse conditions. This weekend has been forecast to be warmer than some parts of […]

'UK's worst troll' claimed London school was centre of baby-eating satanic cult – The Telegraph

'UK's worst troll' claimed London school was centre of baby-eating satanic cult – The Telegraph

An “evil” troll who claimed a primary school in Hampstead, north London, was at the centre of a satanic cult that cooked babies and ate them has been jailed for nine years. Sabine McNeill’s actions forced innocent children to change their names, carry tracking devices and practise panic drills, a court heard. The 74-year-old, described as one […]

World War 3: China angry at UK ‘FLEXING MUSCLES’ in Asia to ‘TARGET’ Beijing claims expert – Express.co.uk

World War 3: China angry at UK ‘FLEXING MUSCLES’ in Asia to ‘TARGET’ Beijing claims expert – Express.co.uk

The UK has announced plans to establish a new Asian naval base. The base will likely be in Brunei or Singapore. It is a move Taiwan has welcomed but China is likely to lament. Responding to news of the plan, Xu Liping, a professor at the Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies under the Chinese Academy of […]

Climate change: Which are the best vegan milks? – BBC News

Climate change: Which are the best vegan milks? – BBC News

The popularity of vegan foods continues to grow, with January seen as a traditional time to consider giving them a try. Milk alternatives, such as oat, soy, almond or coconut, are one area of interest, with sales rising in the UK. A scientific study suggests the greenhouse gas emissions used in the production of plant-based […]

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