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Brexit vote: Lawmakers reject Theresa May’s EU exit plan

Crowds hold pro-Brexit signs and Union Jack flags near former UKIP Leader Nigel Farage outside Britain's Parliament in London on Jan. 15, 2019. (Photo: Dan Kitwood, Getty Images) LONDON – British lawmakers on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's plan to take the nation out of the European Union, an outcome that could delay or…

UK parliament rejects May’s Brexit deal

Members of the UK parliament voted against Theresa May's Brexit agreement on Tuesday, complicating UK's departure from the European Union on March 29. Parliament members voted 432 to 202 to reject the deal, giving May a crushing defeat with a 230 margin. "The House has spoken, and the government will listen," May said following the…

The White House is reportedly considering former Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi to head the...

The White House is reportedly considering Indra Nooyi, the former CEO of PepsiCo, to be the next president of the World Bank, The New York Times reported on Tuesday. Nooyi, who stepped down from Pepsi in August after a 12-year stint, has been "courted as an administration ally by Ivanka Trump," The Times wrote. Trump…

ABC’s old Extreme Makeover: Home Edition picked up by HGTV

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition has a new address. The unscripted show that used to provide new homes for the less fortunate on ABC has been picked up by HGTV. It’s considered TV’s highest-rated home renovation series of all time, after airing for nine successful seasons from 2003 to 2012. HGTV plans to produce 10 new…

FA Cup third-round replays – in-play clips, text & radio

FA Cup: Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United, Luton Town v Sheffield Wednesday & Stoke City v Shrewsbury Town - Live - BBC Sport Summary In-play clips from Blackburn v Newcastle (UK users only) Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United (19:45 GMT) - BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, BBC Radio Lancashire & BBC Newcastle Winner plays…

Former MLB All-Star pitcher John Wetteland arrested for child sex abuse

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Former MLB All-Star pitcher John Wetteland arrested for child sex abuse Texas Rangers Hall of Famer John Wetteland was arrested and charged with child sex abuse. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address.…

Earnings season is kicking into high gear. Here are the most important things investors...

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Earnings season is heating up this week, with 34 S&P 500 companies scheduled to report their quarterly results, according to FactSet. Analysts are expecting earnings growth to slow. Strategists across Wall Street are looking for what kind of impact slowing global growth and the US-China trade war are having on results. Notably, on…

Adam McKay reacts to Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump walking out of Vice screening

Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump might not have been entertained by Adam McKay’s trenchant Dick Cheney biopic Vice, but the filmmaker himself was certainly tickled by a recent report that the husband-and-wife advisers to President Trump abruptly walked out of a screening last month. “Someone told me that, yeah,” McKay said, laughing, on the latest episode…

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California politicians take Trump to task for threatening to withhold federal...

CLOSE Cal Fire Chief 'Every year it seems to get worse' AP Nov 9, 2018; Paradise, CA, USA; Bakersfield, California-based firefighter Jason Kingsley, 30, stands amidst smoke and steam as he sprays down a destroyed home with water to prevent it from sparking any more fires in Paradise, California, following the Camp Fire devastation on…

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