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UK facing ‘national emergency’ as Brexit no-deal fears rise

Britain to face a 'national' emergency' as the risk of a no-deal Brexit arises, opines the Bank of England which could significantly effect spending by businesses.

Pelosi urges support for resolution to block border wall emergency

Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro vows to introduce a resolution to terminate the president's move, backed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

US House Democrats move to block Trump’s emergency declaration on border

The US president declared a national emergency last week in order to take money Congress had appropriated for other activities and use it to build a wall on the US-Mexico border.

16 US states sue Trump over border wall emergency

The lawsuit says the president's order is contrary to the Presentment Clause that outlines legislative procedures and the Appropriations Clause.

France to consider state of emergency to prevent riots recurring, says...

When asked about imposing a state of emergency, Griveaux said it would be among the options considered on Sunday.

Trump says US to start cutting aid as migrant caravan rolls...

The migrants are generally fleeing poverty and insecurity in Honduras, where powerful street gangs rule their turf with brutal violence.

Trump administration to send US cellphones a test alert on Thursday

The messages will bear the headline "Presidential Alert", the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said in a statement this week.