With Mugabe under military control, the ‘now what’ questions for Zimbabwe mount

In this April 7,  2016 file photo Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe attends a meeting with the country's war veterans in Harare.  Mugabe seemed almost untouchable for much of his nearly four-decade rule. Shrewd and ruthless, he managed to stay in power despite advancing age, growing opposition, international sanctions and the dissolving economy of a once-prosperous African nation. Now, the apparent abrupt end of the Mugabe era is launching Zimbabwe into the unknown. It's a humbling close to the career of a man who crushed dissent or sidelined opponents after leading Zimbabwe since 1980.

For the many Zimbabweans who had long dreamt of it, but had given up hope of ever seeing it, the apparent fall from power of President Robert Mugabe after nearly four decades of autocratic rule must come as an enormous shock, writes CBC’s Margaret Evans. CBC | World News  More...

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BREXIT BREAKTHROUGH! Theresa May smashes opposition in latest vote on EU Withdrawal Bill

THE Government has successfully seen off the latest raft of amendments to the EU Withdrawal Bill in what has been a tense second day in the House of Commons. Daily Express :: News Feed  More...

'Any encroachment on the freedom of Russian media abroad is not and won’t be left without a strong condemnation and tit-for-tat response of Moscow,' said Demitry Pescov, the Kremlin’s senior spokesman.
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Journalist or spy? New Russian law set to brand some media as ‘foreign agents’

Legislation passed Wednesday by Russia’s parliament would give the country’s justice department the power to designate non-Russian media outlets in the country as ‘foreign More...

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Liam Hemsworth Posts Throwback Photo Of His Parents For Mom’s Birthday And Proves He And Chris Look Like Dad

In honor of his mother’s birthday, Liam Hemsworth posted a throwback picture of his parents on Instagram. In the post, the actor wished his “beautiful mum” a happy birthday, while also questioning More...

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NFL Power Rankings 2017: Week 11 List Features Eagles & Patriots At Top While Jaguars Reach Top 10

The NFL power rankings for 2017 in Week 11 are now out with the Carolina Panthers having just won their Monday Night Football game. The Panthers managed to remain in the Top 10, but are barely holding onto that More...

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Armed police descend on Middlesbrough pub in ‘major incident’

ARMED police descended on a pub in Middlesbrough closing roads in the centre of the town, reports claim. Daily Express :: News Feed  More...

President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as he boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. Legal experts huddled together at a recent conference to ponder a question that could go from being a distant hypothetical to one that dominates Canada-U.S.-Mexico relations: can an American president unilaterally cancel a trade deal? The reason it's suddenly relevant, of course, is President Donald Trump's repeated threats to scrap NAFTA, and it came up at a Duke University conference on exiting international agreements, where one session was dedicated specifically to trade.
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American lawyers gather to ponder Trump’s NAFTA options: Can he cancel it alone?

Legal experts huddled together at a recent conference to ponder a question that could go from being a distant hypothetical to one that dominates Canada-U.S.-Mexico relations: can an American More...

Participants march against sexual assault and harassment at the #MeToo March in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017.
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#MeToo, Take Back the Workplace marches draw hundreds in LA

Harvey Weinstein accuser Lauren Sivan and Oscar-winning producer Cathy Schulman were among the hundreds of women, men and children who gathered in the heart of Hollywood on Sunday afternoon More...

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Aaron Hernandez Had ‘Worse Case OF CTE’ On Record For Someone His Age

Aaron Hernandez had the worst case of chronic traumatic encephalopathy ever for a person his age, and all the severe head trauma may have played a role in his impulse control. The 27-year-old former NFL star committed More...

Demonstrators gather during a protest calling for the release of Catalan jailed politicians, in Barcelona, Spain, on Saturday, Nov 11, 2017. Eight members of the now-defunct Catalan government remain jailed in an alleged case of rebellion. Banners read in Catalan:
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Hundreds of thousands take to Barcelona streets demanding release of Catalan leaders

Hundreds of thousands of people backing Catalonia’s bid to secede from Spain packed the streets in downtown Barcelona Saturday to demand the release of jailed separatist leaders. CBC More...