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Brexit Talks Put on Hold as Stalemate Deepens

Brexit Talks Put on Hold as Stalemate Deepens

Brexit talks were put on hold as the stalemate deepened, ramping up the chances of another diplomatic disaster for Prime Minister Theresa May with a critical deadline appearing to slip out of reach.

One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

Hurricane Michael claimed its first life after roaring ashore in Florida on Wednesday, flooding homes and streets and toppling trees and power lines in the Gulf of Mexico beachfront area where it made landfall as a raging Category 4 storm.

One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

Hurricane Michael claimed its first life after roaring ashore in Florida on Wednesday, flooding homes and streets and toppling trees and power lines in the Gulf of Mexico beachfront area where it made landfall as a raging Category 4 storm.

TRAIN CRIME: As another train burns in Cape Town, MPs ask: What are Prasa’s plans for today?

TRAIN CRIME: As another train burns in Cape Town, MPs ask: What are Prasa’s plans for today?

After the burning of several Metrorail trains in Cape Town, the embattled Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa laid out plans at Parliament on Tuesday to stabilise the institution. While Prasa addressed the parliamentary portfolio committee on transport, another train was ablaze at Cape Town station. MPs questioned the lack of urgency — Prasa’s immediate plans to fix commuter problems will only take place over the next 12 months.