Miss Swinson misplaced her East Dunbartonshire seat to the SNP's Amy Callaghan by simply 149 votes, sparking an on-air outburst from the Scottish First Minister who raised each of her fists within the air and shouted for pleasure. Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon could be seen visibly celebrating before a live appearance on Sky News television. "I'm proud that the Liberal Democrats have been the unapologetic voice of Remain in this election, giving people the chance to choose ...
A winter storm watch is in effect from Sunday to Tuesday when a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain is expected. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Monday - Snow before 2 p.m., followed by rain and snow between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Rainfall totals between 0.5"-1" will be the norm when all is said and done.
Joe Biden , Elizabeth Warren , Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg , Andrew Yang , Amy Klobuchar and Tom Steyer announced on Friday that they would pull out of the December 19 Democratic debate in Los Angeles if a local labor union dispute can't get resolved.
USA peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad has held several days of meetings with Taliban representatives in Qatar since December 7. He announced last month they would start up again, insisting on the need for a ceasefire. Asif Ghafoor said in a tweet without offering any further details. However, Suhail Shaheen, Taliban's Qatar office spokesman, said on Twitter the pause was agreed upon in a meeting between the two sides in "cordial and positive atmosphere".
The police have formally identified four more victims in the Whakaari/White Island eruption, including tour guide Tipene Maangi and a 15-year-old girl. Australians made up the majority of the tourists visiting the island at the time of the explosion and those recovered on Friday. The recovery operation is now focused on a ravine that carries water off the island.
The vast majority of today's hearing , in my view, was mostly political theater. Horowitz himself tried to strike a balance. "If you open up a counterintelligence investigation on a presidential campaign in the future, there needs to be more checks and balances".