May sticks to Brexit deal, challenge looms

British Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed to stick to her draft European Union divorce deal as dissenting MPs in her own party tried to trigger a leadership challenge.

Thousands flee as Guatemala volcano erupts

Nearly 4000 people have been evacuated from areas around Guatemala’s Fuego volcano, which began violently erupting overnight, the country’s disaster agency Conred says.

Grim search for dead in California fires

Emergency services have stepped up their efforts to find remains of victims of California’s deadliest wildfire as nearly 1000 people remained unaccounted for.

Houthis halt missile attacks on Saudi bloc

Houthi rebels in Yemen say they are halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and their Yemeni allies, responding to a demand from the United Nations.

Putin to retaliate if US quits nuke treaty

Russian President Vladimir Putin says the Kremlin would retaliate if the United States withdrew from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, Russian news agencies reported.

White House vows to yank CNN access again

CNN has called on a federal court to hold emergency proceedings after the White House said it would again revoke press access to correspondent Jim Acosta despite a temporary restraining order to reinstate him.