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UK PM Theresa May faces vote of no confidence over Brexit

 

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May defended her leadership outside 10 Downing Street just before 9 a.m. Wednesday, revealing that her Conservative Party had demanded a vote of confidence in her premiership amid the tumult of Britain exiting the EU. Interested in Brexit? Add Brexit as an interest to stay up to date on the latest…

Fast-expanding seafood giant that brings in billions in revenue joins Irvings, McCains as New Brunswick business royalty

 

FREDERICTON — For the Irvings, it was Bouctouche. For the McCains, Florenceville.Now, in tiny Black’s Harbour, in between an Irving gas bar and the local Freshmart, is a small, two-storey brick building that is head office for New Brunswick’s newest family-owned multinational.Cooke Aquaculture Inc. is the world’s largest independent seafood company, with billions of dollars…

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake shakes Tennessee, Georgia

 

CLOSE Geologist, Dr. Bob Hatcher explains the frequency of regional earthquakes and how they differ from those along West Coast faultlines. According to Atlanta TV station WXIA, the earthquake was felt as far as northern Georgia.Some light and weak shaking was felt as far as Nashville and Murfreesboro to the west and even north into…

‘A true tragedy’: University of Richmond football player Augustus ‘Gus’ Lee dies

 

confirmed in a news release that Augustus “Gus” Lee, a redshirt freshman defensive back from Fairfax, Virginia, died but did not disclose the cause of death.The Virginia Department of Health’s Central District Office of the Chief Medical Examiner did not immediately reply to an email from USA TODAY Sports early Wednesday morning.The Washington Post reported that…

If Beale Street Could Talk leads snubs, Emily Blunt leads surprises at SAG nominations

 

Tragic musical love story A Star is Born dominated the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards nominations on Wednesday, earning four nods including Best Ensemble. It will compete for the coveted prize alongside Marvel’s superhero blockbuster Black Panther, Spike Lee’s searing BlacKkKlansman, Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody and the vibrant rom-com Crazy Rich Asians. As actors comprise…

See Christian Bale, Amy Adams, and the stars of Vice at the film’s premiere

 

1 of 16 Steve Cohn/REX/Shutterstock Amy Adams, Adam McKay, Sam Rockwell, Steve Carell, and Christian Bale Advertisement 2 of 16 Broadimage/REX/Shutterstock Christian Bale and wife Sibi Blazic 3 of 16 Steve Granitz/WireImage Christian Bale and wife Sibi Blazic Advertisement 4 of 16 Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic Amy Adams  Advertisement 5 of 16 Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic Amy Adams and husband Darren…

Michael Cohen says he felt it was his ‘duty’ to ‘cover up’ Trump’s ‘dirty deeds,’ is sentenced to 3 years in prison

 

Michael Cohen was sentenced to 36 months in prison Wednesday by US District Judge William H. Pauley III for an array of crimes he committed while employed by President Donald Trump. Cohen apologized for his actions, stating he felt he had a “duty” to “cover up” Trump’s “dirty deeds.” “Recently the president tweeted a statement…

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