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The Brexit secretary Dominic Raab resigns in protest over May's deal

THE BREXIT SECRETARY DOMINIC RAAB RESIGNS IN PROTEST OVER MAY'S DEAL

LONDON - Brexit secretary Dominic Raab has resigned in a dramatic blow to Theresa May's authority after saying he cannot "in good conscience"...

Live: Theresa May hit by multiple resignations as her Brexit deal falls apart

LIVE: THERESA MAY HIT BY MULTIPLE RESIGNATIONS AS HER BREXIT DEAL FALLS APART

This is Business Insider's politics live-blog charting the latest developments as May's Brexit deal continues to unravel. LONDON -...

 
 
 
UBS: A UK recession and pound-dollar parity are on the horizon, and Brexit risks are rising 'literally' by the minute

UBS: A UK RECESSION AND POUND-DOLLAR PARITY ARE ON THE HORIZON, AND BREXIT RISKS ARE RISING 'LITERALLY' BY THE MINUTE

Swiss bank UBS warns that the rising likelihood of a no-deal Brexit as Prime Minister Theresa May's deal unravels could see the UK...

Human rights court rules arrests of Russian opposition leader as political

HUMAN RIGHTS COURT RULES ARRESTS OF RUSSIAN OPPOSITION LEADER AS POLITICAL

STRASBOURG, France - The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Russian authorities' arrests of opposition leader Alexei Navalny...

 
 
 
A Trump aide is officially out after rebukes from Melania Trump's office

A TRUMP AIDE IS OFFICIALLY OUT AFTER REBUKES FROM MELANIA TRUMP'S OFFICE

Deputy national-security adviser Mira Ricardel has been removed from her position, the White House press office announced on Wednesday. The...

Michelle Obama Says She And Barack Are 'Finding Each Other Again' In Post-White House Romance

MICHELLE OBAMA SAYS SHE AND BARACK ARE 'FINDING EACH OTHER AGAIN' IN POST-WHITE HOUSE ROMANCE

The former first lady opened up about her marriage.

 
 
 
National Security Aide Fired 1 Day After Melania Trump Called For Her Dismissal

NATIONAL SECURITY AIDE FIRED 1 DAY AFTER MELANIA TRUMP CALLED FOR HER DISMISSAL

Mira Ricardel reportedly tangled with the first lady over seating on a plane and the proper use of National Security Council resources.

Jeff Flake Says He'll Oppose Trump Judicial Nominees Over Robert Mueller Protection Bill

JEFF FLAKE SAYS HE'LL OPPOSE TRUMP JUDICIAL NOMINEES OVER ROBERT MUELLER PROTECTION BILL

He made the announcement shortly after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell objected to Flake's request to hold a vote on a bill...

 
 
 
When Will Georgia's Governor Election Be Decided? There's A Deadline

WHEN WILL GEORGIA'S GOVERNOR ELECTION BE DECIDED? THERE'S A DEADLINE

It's been more than a week since the Nov. 6 midterm elections, but there are some races that remain unsettled. One in particular that...

White House says it has ‘broad discretion' on press access

WHITE HOUSE SAYS IT HAS ‘BROAD DISCRETION' ON PRESS ACCESS

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's administration contends it has “broad discretion” to regulate press access to the White House...

 
 
 
Justice legal opinion backs Whitaker's naming as acting AG

JUSTICE LEGAL OPINION BACKS WHITAKER'S NAMING AS ACTING AG

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department on Wednesday released an internal legal opinion supporting the legality of Matthew Whitaker's appointment...

New York City's mayor hopes Amazon coming to town will help his waterfront streetcar dream finally become a reality

NEW YORK CITY'S MAYOR HOPES AMAZON COMING TO TOWN WILL HELP HIS WATERFRONT STREETCAR DREAM FINALLY BECOME A REALITY

One of New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio 's favorite transit proposal is a waterfront streetcar connecting Brooklyn to Queens. He...

 
 
 
First lady flexes rare political muscle, calls for firing of White House national security advisor

FIRST LADY FLEXES RARE POLITICAL MUSCLE, CALLS FOR FIRING OF WHITE HOUSE NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR

The office of first lady Melania Trump is calling for the ouster of deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel, amid reports of...

The world's biggest shipping company has proof that Trump's China tariffs are battering global trade

THE WORLD'S BIGGEST SHIPPING COMPANY HAS PROOF THAT TRUMP'S CHINA TARIFFS ARE BATTERING GLOBAL TRADE

AP Moller-Maersk, the world's biggest operator of container ships, is once again sounding the alarm on President Donald Trump's trade...

 
 
 
Pence says Myanmar's handling of Rohingya ‘without excuse'

PENCE SAYS MYANMAR'S HANDLING OF ROHINGYA ‘WITHOUT EXCUSE'

SINGAPORE - Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi has rebuffed criticism over her government's treatment of its ethnic Rohingya Muslims....

AP sources: Trump mulling a wide-ranging shakeup

AP SOURCES: TRUMP MULLING A WIDE-RANGING SHAKEUP

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is weighing an administration-wide shakeup as he looks to prepare his White House for divided government,...

 
 
 
Melania Trump Calls For Deputy National Security Adviser's Firing

MELANIA TRUMP CALLS FOR DEPUTY NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER'S FIRING

The remark is uncharacteristically harsh for the first lady.

John Bolton's Deputy Fired, Escorted From White House After Melania Trump Called For Her Ouster

JOHN BOLTON'S DEPUTY FIRED, ESCORTED FROM WHITE HOUSE AFTER MELANIA TRUMP CALLED FOR HER OUSTER

Earlier Tuesday, First Lady Melania Trump issued a stunning statement that apparently called for the ouster of deputy national security...

 
 
 
U.S. Hate Crimes Up 17 Percent In 2017: FBI Report

U.S. HATE CRIMES UP 17 PERCENT IN 2017: FBI REPORT

Two-thirds of the year's victims were targeted for their race, ethnicity or ancestry, the report shows.

Judge Delays Georgia Election Results To Protect Provisional Ballots

JUDGE DELAYS GEORGIA ELECTION RESULTS TO PROTECT PROVISIONAL BALLOTS

Election results - including those of the gubernatorial battle between Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp - can't be certified until at least...