UK is confusing the EU over Brexit, says Corbyn after meeting Barnier

Labour leader says he told chief EU negotiator step-by-step how he would reboot talks as PM in 80-minute meetingEuropean leaders are bemused and confused by Britains attitude towards the Brexit negotiations, according to Jeremy Corbyn, who met Michel Barnier and three continental prime ministers on his visit to Brussels. The

Typhoon Lan Poses a $35 Billion Threat to Japan in Worst Case

Typhoon Lan, which is forecast to strike near Tokyo early Monday morning, may cause an estimated $25 billion to $35 billion in damage, said Chuck Watson, a disaster modeler with Enki Research in Georgia.Lan is about 1,169 miles (1,881 kilometers) south of Tokyo with top winds of almost 150 miles per

Afghan official: Suicide bombing at Kabul mosque kills 30

KABUL, Afghanistan –  An Afghan official at the Interior Ministry says suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in western Kabul has killed at least 30 people and wounded 45. Maj. Gen. Alimast Momand says the attacker was on foot and walked into to the Imam Zaman Mosque on Friday in

Bruno Tonioli to miss Strictly shows

Skip Twitter post by @bbcstrictly NEWS: @BrunoTonioli won't be on the #Strictly judging panel this week, due to a busy work schedule. Hurry back for Halloween Bruno!— BBC Strictly✨ (@bbcstrictly) October 20, 2017 Report End of Twitter post by @BrunoTonioli

Wonderstruck review – gooey and indulgent YA fantasy fails to inspire awe

Carol director Todd Haynes latest, set in both 1920s and 1970s New York, has nice details but suffers from a glib tone and some preposterous plottingDisappointmentstruck and even rather boredomstruck are reasonable descriptions of my emotional state, having sat through this contrived, self-conscious and twee YA fantasy from director his

6-year-old completes triathlon after 3 open-heart surgeries

(CNN)When 6-year-old Jack Foley crossed the finish line last month at the Long Beach Kids Triathlon, it was more than an athletic achievement. His completion marked a remarkable recovery from a rare heart condition. At a routine 20-week sonogram, doctors told parents-to-be Rob Foley and Lauren Kiefer-Foley of Long

Dollar Gains, Treasuries Fall on U.S. Tax Hopes: Markets Wrap

Treasuries fell and the dollar climbed after the latest developments in Washington raised the chances for American tax cuts. Stocks in Asia halted a rally after global equities reached records during the week.The U.S. Senate adopted a fiscal 2018 budget resolution on Thursday that House GOP leaders agreed to accept.

Senate investigators spoke with Russians present at Trump Tower meeting with Trump Jr.

Washington (CNN)Senate intelligence committee investigators have spoken with several Russians who attended a June 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Donald Trump Jr., a sign that the matter remains a significant focus for lawmakers looking into potential coordination between Trump associates and Kremlin-linked operatives during the presidential campaign.The intelligence committee has