Who Are the 11 U.K. Lawmakers in the Independent Group?
Four MPs – three Conservative and one Labour – have joined the seven lawmakers who resigned from Labour on Monday.While the opposition party politicians quit in protest at its position on Brexit and allegations of antisemitism, the former CoPublisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
Venezuela crisis: Former UN rapporteur says US sanctions are killing citizens
The first UN rapporteur to visit Venezuela for 21 years has told The Independent the US sanctions on the country are illegal and could amount to “crimes against humanity” under international law.Former special rapporteur Alfred de Zayas, who finiPublisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 1 Month, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Afghan presidential election delayed until July 20
Afghanistan's presidential election will be postponed until July 20, an official said Sunday, as US-led efforts to end the 17-year war with the Taliban gather steam.The three-month delay, announced by the Independent Election Commission (IEC), comesPublisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 3 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Couple crashes car into tree while having sex on highway with baby in back seat
The man was drunk and the woman was sitting on top of him, engaging in sexual activity, while they navigated a local highway, State Trooper Brooke Bova told The Independent.The man failed to negotiate the curves in the road, Ms Bova said, and struckPublisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 1 Year, 3 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 20 Minutes ago
At Last, Lisa Murkowski Is Acting Like The Independent Many Alaskans Wanted
ANCHORAGE, Alaska ― At 74, Carroll Knutson has seen Alaska go through a lot of changes.Publisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 1 Year, 6 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Chicago agency reopens investigation into 2014 police shooting
A Chicago agency that examines police misconduct will reopen an investigation into the fatal 2014 police shooting of a black teenager that led to demonstrations and a lawsuit, the group said on Thursday.The Independent Police Review Authority determiPublisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 1 Year, 7 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Former A.G. Holder defends Mueller as White House reportedly sharpens the knives
As President Trump’s White House reportedly gears up to attack the team recruited by Robert Mueller, the special counsel in charge of the Russia probe, former Attorney General Eric Holder defended the integrity of the independent investigation andPublisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 1 Year, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 19 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
2 US soldiers killed fighting Isis in Afghanistan region hit by 'mother of all bombs'
Pentagon spokesman Captain Jeff Davis said that the US personnel were killed overnight in the Nangarhar province, on the border with Pakistan.Pentagon spokesman Adam Stump confirmed to The Independentthat the soldiers were killed while fighting Isis-Publisher: news.yahoo.com Last Update: 1 Year, 10 Months, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 8 Hours, 12 Minutes ago