Here’s a look at some of today’s greatest headlines.
In less than a week, all that was achieved — and sacrificed — in the battle against ISIS has come undone.
Queen’s speech: A new session of parliament begins Monday, with the Queen’s Speech — which will set out the government’s legislative agenda. Longest parliamentary session: Usually the speech happens once a year, but the one hasn’t been held since 2017 in an attempt to pass a Brexit deal.
‘Soldiers of an enemy army’: French politicians call for football match against Turkey to be canceled
Several leading French politicians have called for France’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Turkey in Paris to be called off after Turkish players enacted a military salute in Friday’s victory over Albania.
By Lauren Said-Moorhouse and Fernando Alfonso III, CNN Updated 8:58 a.m. ET, October 14, 2019 The latest: President Trump has come to the defense of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani whose finances and political ties have come under scrutiny.
A trio of economists were awarded the Nobel Prize on Monday for their work to alleviate global poverty.
Chinese President Xi Jinping warned adversaries on Sunday that any attempt to split China will “end in crushed bodies and shattered bones” according to state-media, as anti-government protesters in Hong Kong returned to the streets for a 19th consecutive weekend.
Residents of a (CNN) – Sydney suburb have been warned to be on the lookout for a massive snake, after a “freshly shed” skin from the reptile was found in the town.
An eight-year-old boy reeled in a 314-kilogram (692-pound) tiger shark on a fishing trip with his dad in Australia — possibly setting a new world record.
For months, gadget blogs and even Google itself have teased so many photos and videos and details about the Pixel 4 that one prominent tech publication called it “the most-leaked phone ever.”
BEIRUT/ANKARA (Reuters) – Russia-backed Syrian forces wasted no time in taking advantage of an abrupt U.S. retreat from Syria on Monday, deploying deep inside Kurdish-held territory south of the Turkish frontier less than 24 hours after Washington announced a full withdrawal.
Peter Wehner said there’s a reason why many of President Donald Trump ‘s most loyal supporters won’t turn on him. “It is almost like a hermetically sealed world,” he said on CNN ‘s “Reliable Sources.” “Facts are like BBs, they’re just bouncing off of a brick wall. They just don’t penetrate.”
STOCKHOLM (AP) – The 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences has been awarded Monday to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.” Banerjee and Duflo are both at Massachusetts Institute of Technology while Kremer is at Harvard University.
Jennifer Aniston is no friend of Marvel movies. “The Morning Show” star’s suggestion that the superhero brand is degrading cinema stirred fans of the comic-book films, who fought back through the weekend. In an interview with Variety last week, the actress recounted how the quality of streaming service original works brought her back to TV.
Twitter has removed a Donald Trump campaign video from the president’s account after Queen complained about unauthorized use of the band’s song “We Will Rock You.” The entire song played in the background of the video, which showed clips of the president at rallies, and was tweeted by Trump Wednesday.
Porsche launched its cheapest Taycan yet – though at $103,800, that still doesn’t make it cheap for most people. The Taycan 4S is a slightly less powerful car than the high-end Taycan Turbo and Turbo S, which still means it has plenty of power and range.
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I’m not gonna lie: this is a weird, weird trailer. Our first look at Dolittle, a blockbuster take on the doctor who can talk to the animals, is filled with CG creatures, sweeping shots, and a strangely epic cover of Louis Armstrong’s “What a Wonderful World” that is at one point set to the rhythmic patter of cannon fire.
Tesla hopes to get better about putting a car in the hands of anyone who wants (and can afford) by redefining what a car dealership can be. The company reportedly plans to open a series of “Tesla Centers” – retail locations that will focus on the sale of energy, but provide the bonus of easy car purchasing.