Wednesday, February 26, 2020

MixedTimes - Oliver JJ Lane

Six Dead, Suspect Arrested in Germany Shooting

Six Dead, Suspect Arrested in Germany Shooting

Six people were killed in a shooting in a small 5,200-resident southern German town Friday, with police arresting a German citizen suspect at the scene.

Watch: Boris Johnson Mixes Up Baking Shows and Brexit in Christmas Viral Vid

Watch: Boris Johnson Mixes Up Baking Shows and Brexit in Christmas Viral Vid

Focus groups at Conservative Campaign Headquarters appear to have been working overtime, having figured out that the British voting public strongly like baking shows and Brexit, managing to combine the two for a Christmas themed viral video with the Prime Minister.

Nigel Farage's Gamble Pays Off: Corbyn's Labour Destroyed

Nigel Farage's Gamble Pays Off: Corbyn's Labour Destroyed

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage was attacked both by elements within his own party and by Conservatives during the general election campaign when he declared a "unilateral leave alliance", but his gamble has paid off as the hard-left Labour party were crushed at the polls.

Two Killed, One Arrested in Shooting at German Synagogue

Two Killed, One Arrested in Shooting at German Synagogue

Two people were killed outside a synagogue in the eastern German city of Halle as firearms were discharged and, according to reports, a grenade detonated in the building's cemetery Wednesday morning.

Trump Hails Post-Brexit Trade Deal in United Nations Address

Trump Hails Post-Brexit Trade Deal in United Nations Address

Addressing the United Nations in New York Tuesday in a speech which included wide-ranging comments on growing global trade, U.S. President Donald Trump hailed the "exceptional" new trade deal he was looking forward to concluding with the United Kingdom after it leaves the European Union.

Boris Johnson Suspended Parliament Unlawfully, UK Supreme Court Finds

Boris Johnson Suspended Parliament Unlawfully, UK Supreme Court Finds

The United Kingdom Supreme Court has ruled that Prime Minister Boris Johnson was acting unlawfully when he suspended Parliament in August for five weeks, a move which anti-Brexit campaigners claimed was intended to thwart their attempts to prevent Britain leaving the European Union.

Boris Johnson Will Meet EU Leaders Next Week for Brexit Talks

Boris Johnson Will Meet EU Leaders Next Week for Brexit Talks

Boris Johnson is due to meet with European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker and European Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier Monday, as he seeks to extract himself from his Brexit bind by arranging a new deal with the bloc for the October 31st departure date.

'What a Disgrace!': Labour Rebel Scorches Corbyn in Brexit Parliament Debate

'What a Disgrace!': Labour Rebel Scorches Corbyn in Brexit Parliament Debate

A former Labour member who quit his own party over the anti-Semitism scandals surrounding leader Jeremy Corbyn unexpectedly turned Monday's Brexit debate around, roasting the Labour leader for failing to uphold the same standards he accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson over.

UK Parliament Will be Suspended Tonight, Activist Speaker Bercow to Resign

UK Parliament Will be Suspended Tonight, Activist Speaker Bercow to Resign

John Bercow will resign his position before the end of next month, as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson puts himself on a collision course with the nation's predominantly anti-Brexit Parliament, as he prepared to end the longest Parliamentary session in modern history Monday.