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Police officers watch as anti-Brexit protestors carry effigies of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, right, and his top advisor Dominic Cummings, left, during a march in London, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. In a major blow to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, U.K. lawmakers voted Saturday to postpone a decision on whether to back his Brexit deal with the European Union, throwing a wrench into government plans to leave the bloc at the end of this month. (AP Photo/Vudi Xhymshiti)
UK's Johnson asks for a Brexit delay that he doesn't wantPrime Minister Boris Johnson is pressing ahead with plans to try to win parliamentary backing for his new Brexit deal as the European Union considers his grudging request for an extension to the looming Oct. 31 Brexit deadline
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2015 file photo, two Qantas planes taxi on the runway at Sydney Airport in Sydney, Australia. Australia's Qantas has completed the first non-stop commercial flight from New York to Sydney Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, which was used to run a series of tests to assess the effects of ultra-long-haul flights on crew fatigue and passenger jetlag. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
Qantas completes longest non-stop New York-Sydney flightAustralia's Qantas completes the first non-stop commercial flight from New York to Sydney, which was used to run a series of tests to assess the effects of ultra long-haul flights
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - This June 2, 2017, file image made from video shows the Trump National Doral in Doral, Fla. President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, he is reversing his plan to hold the next Group of Seven world leaders' meeting at his Doral, Florida, golf resort. (AP Photo/Alex Sanz, File)
Trump drops plan to host G-7 at DoralTrump drops plan to hold next Group of Seven meeting at his Doral golf resort after scathing criticism
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Britain's opposition Liberal Democrat party leader Jo Swinson speaks during the Brexit debate inside the House of Commons parliament in London Saturday Oct. 19, 2019. At the rare weekend sitting of Parliament, Prime Minister Boris Johnson implored legislators to ratify the Brexit deal he struck this week with the other 27 EU leaders. Lawmakers voted Saturday in favour of the 'Letwin Amendment', which seeks to avoid a no-deal Brexit on October 31. (Stephen Pike/House of Commons via AP)
The Latest: Johnson sends EU request for Brexit delayThe Latest: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson sends EU request for Brexit delay, but also letter arguing against extension.
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a working lunch with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Cabinet Room of the White House with Energy Secretary Rick Perry. Long after more flamboyant Cabinet colleagues fell out of Trump’s favor amid ethics scandals, low-profile Perry, the folksy former Texas governor, survived in part by steering clear of controversy as energy secretary.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Impeachment inquiry puts spotlight on Perry, who shunned itEnergy Secretary Rick Perry was one of the survivors in President Donald Trump's Cabinet, avoiding scandals that have taken out higher-profile figures
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Striking Chicago Teachers Union members and their supporters rally outside Chicago Public Schools headquarters before marching through the Loop, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, in Chicago. Striking teachers went on strike after their union and city officials failed to reach a contract deal in the nation's third-largest school district. (Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
Chicago strike means day off for some, emergency for othersChicago parents are leaning on family, friends and community groups with teachers in the nation's third-largest school district went on strike
The Associated Press12 hours ago
International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva speaks during a news conference after the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) meeting, at the World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings in Washington, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Finance officials pledge to combat global economic slowdownGlobal finance officials have wrapped up their fall meetings in Washington with a pledge to "employ all appropriate tools" to combat the weakest global growth in a decade
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2016, file photo, Kate Evans, a lead scientist at Washington State University's Tree Fruit Research & Extension Center in Wenatchee, Wash., tastes a slice of a Cosmic Crisp apple, a new trademarked and focus group-tested apple variety developed by the WSU lab over the last 20 years. The Cosmic Crisp, the first-ever bred in Washington state, will be available beginning Dec. 1 and is expected to be a game changer in the apple industry. Already, growers have planted 12 million Cosmic Crisp apple trees, a sign of confidence in the new variety. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Move over, Honeycrisp: New apple to debut at grocery storesA new variety of apple called the Cosmic Crisp is coming to grocery stores Dec. 1.
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Andy Sansom walks on his property as he talks about a proposed new natural gas pipeline that would pass through his ranch in the Texas Hill Country near Stonewall, Texas Friday, Aug. 2, 2019. A proposed pipeline is a 430-mile, $2 billion natural gas expressway that pipeline giant Kinder Morgan has mapped from the booming West Texas oil patch to Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Unlikely alliance fighting pipeline in Texas Hill CountryOpposition to one of the nation's longest proposed new natural gas pipelines in the U.S. has grounded an unlikely alliance determined to stop the current project.
The Associated Press17 hours ago
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