Republicans managed to bring the U.S. House Democrats’ impeachment investigation to a halt on Wednesday as around two dozen Republican House members stormed into a closed-door deposition with a Defence Department official. Democrats said the move compromised national security as some of them brought electronic devices into a secure room.Read More →

The centre-left Socialist Party collected the most votes in Portugal’s general election Sunday, leaving it poised to continue leading the government for another four years. With 208 seats in the 230-seat parliament awarded in the official count, the Socialists reached 99 seats, compared with 74 for the second-place Social DemocraticRead More →

A Brexit deal is possible, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Thursday, adding that if the Irish border backstop which the British government wants removed could be replaced with alternatives, it would not be needed. “I think we can have a deal,” Juncker said in an interview with Sky News, adding that he didn’tRead More →