GOP source: Diplomat’s testimony ‘points to quid pro quo’

SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Secretary of State Mike Pompeo brushed off a question about whether the impeachment inquiry had damaged his image and leadership at the State Department, suggesting it was “noise” and again accused Congress of unprofessional behavior.  “I don’t think about that stuff. I work hard. I do the right thing as… Read More »

What these rare 19th-century photos reveal

Written by Elizabeth Wallace, CNN This article contains images that readers may find disturbing. Even in its grainy, black-and-white nascence nearly 200 years ago, it was clear that photography would be a game-changing invention. For the first time, a medium could capture people and places in real time — images that not only documented the… Read More »

Brexit: Boris Johnson to try for 12 December election

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe PM says an early poll would create a “credible” deadline for passing a Brexit deal Boris Johnson has said he will give MPs more time to debate his Brexit deal, but only if they agree to a 12 December general election. The prime minister told the… Read More »

Supercuts calls in administrators risking 1200 jobs

Image copyright Getty Images Regis UK, the owner of the Supercuts hairdressing chain, has appointed administrators, putting 1,200 jobs at risk. Accountants Deloitte have been called in to look for options for the 220 salon chain. The Supercuts locations will remain open as it looks for a possible buyer. Regis UK’s collapse follows its attempt… Read More »