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Delhi air: Choking smog draws protests ahead of Diwali

BBC News - November 6, 2018 - 5:03pm
Concerns about a rise in smog levels around Diwali have lead to protests over the city's air quality.
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U.S. says to issue chemical weapons-related sanctions against Russia

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 4:54pm
The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday it would impose additional sanctions on Russia after Moscow failed to give reasonable assurances it would not use chemical weapons after a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in England.
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U.S. intends more sanctions on Russia over chemical weapons: spokeswoman

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 4:52pm
The U.S. State Department intends to impose more sanctions on Russia for failing to meet conditions under an international chemical weapons law after a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in Britain in March, a spokeswoman said on Tuesday.
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U.S. voters targeted with limited 'misinformation' on social media: DHS

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 4:43pm
The U.S. government has received reports of limited "misinformation" targeting American voters in social media posts on Tuesday, a Homeland Security Department official said as citizens cast ballots in hotly contested congressional elections.
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U.S. voters targeted with limited 'misinformation': security official

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 3:49pm
The U.S. government has received reports of limited "misinformation" targeting American voters on social media, a Homeland Security Department official said on Tuesday as citizens cast ballots in U.S. congressional elections.
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A dozen U.S. states see problems with voting machines: rights groups

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 2:42pm
Problems with voting machines were preventing some Americans from casting ballots in a dozen states in Tuesday's congressional elections, U.S. rights advocates said, following complaints about registration problems, faulty equipment and intimidation they have received throughout early balloting.
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Key governor races will shape future U.S. political landscape

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 2:38pm
Hotly-contested battles in Georgia and Florida pitting liberal black Democrats against white Republicans supported by President Donald Trump headline the three dozen governors' races being contested in Tuesday's U.S. elections.
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Trump agenda at stake as voters decide control of U.S. Congress

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 2:35pm
Americans voted on Tuesday to decide whether Donald Trump's Republicans maintain their grip on the U.S. Congress, or if Democrats can slow the president's agenda after a divisive campaign marked by clashes over race, immigration and trade.
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No signs of breaches in U.S. election infrastructure: DHS chief

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 2:34pm
There have so far been no signs of breaches in U.S. election infrastructure during voting in Tuesday's congressional elections, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said.
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Reports of voting tech failure in elections 'sparse': U.S. official

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 1:49pm
There were "sparse" reports of voting technology failures in Tuesday's U.S. congressional elections and appeared so far to have had no significant impact in preventing people from voting, a U.S. Department of Homeland Security official said in a conference call with reporters.
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DUP leader Foster says Dublin rhetoric could lead to no-deal

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 1:31pm
The leader of the Northern Irish party propping up British Prime Minister Theresa May's government says the rhetoric surrounding the current Brexit negotiations suggests "we're heading toward a no-deal".
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U.S. mail bomb suspect agrees to be held without bail

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 1:13pm
The Florida man accused of mailing bombs to prominent Democrats and other critics of U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to be held without bail on Tuesday during his first appearance in federal court in New York.
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Kavanaugh in focus as U.S. high court weighs death case

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 12:50pm
Conservative new U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Tuesday joined liberal colleagues in raising concerns about Missouri's plan to use lethal injection to execute a murderer with a rare medical condition.
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Democrat O'Rourke takes on big challenge: turning Texas

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 12:38pm
In one of the biggest challenges for his party in Tuesday's elections, Beto O'Rourke hoped to oust Republican Ted Cruz and become the first Democrat elected to the U.S. Senate from the deeply conservative state of Texas in three decades.
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Barnier insists on 'all-weather' Irish backstop

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 12:02pm
A "backstop" arrangement for avoiding a hard border on the island of Ireland whatever happens after Brexit is a condition for any EU withdrawal agreement with Britain, EU negotiator Michel Barnier said on Tuesday.
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No deal yet as Irish border holds up Brexit, EU and UK say

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 11:38am
A Brexit deal is close but not yet done due to differences over the Irish border, Britain and the European Union said on Tuesday as sterling see-sawed on contrasting perceptions of how hard it will be for Prime Minister Theresa May to clinch an agreement.
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Motel 6 to pay $7.6 million for giving guest lists to U.S. immigration

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 11:24am
Motel 6 will pay up to $7.6 million to Hispanic guests to settle a proposed class-action lawsuit claiming that it violated their privacy by regularly providing guest lists to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents.
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Britain says no special Brexit cabinet meeting scheduled yet

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 11:17am
British Prime Minister Theresa May has not scheduled an additional cabinet meeting for this week, her spokesman said on Tuesday, but senior ministers would meet again when the time is right to approve a Brexit withdrawal agreement.
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HSBC discloses customer accounts hacked at its U.S. bank

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 11:05am
Hackers breached some HSBC customers' accounts in the United States in October and accessed their information, the bank said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday.
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U.S. voters give verdict on Trump as control of Congress at stake

Reuters News - November 6, 2018 - 10:54am
After a divisive campaign marked by fierce clashes over race, immigration and other cultural issues, Americans voted on Tuesday to determine the balance of power in the U.S. Congress and shape the future of Donald Trump's presidency.
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