The collapse of a Brazilian dam controlled by miner Vale a week ago likely happened because parts of the sand and dried-mud structure dissolved into liquid, a state regulator said in an interview, similar to what caused another deadly mining disaster less than four years ago.
Official: Deadly Brazil dam burst likely had same cause as previous one
President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia was suspending its participation in a key Cold War-era missile treaty in a mirror response to a US move the day before.
Russia suspends nuclear missile treaty after US move
Britain would permanently regret leaving the European Union without a deal, and parliament needs to reach a decision to stop this in the next two weeks, Business Minister Greg Clark said in a newspaper interview on Saturday.
UK would regret no-deal Brexit 'forever': Business minister
The United States said Friday that it would exit a landmark Cold War nuclear missile treaty due to purported violations by Russia, which has warned of a new arms race in retaliation.
US bolts Cold War missile treaty as Russia warns of arms race
Nearly a third of UK firms may shift their operations abroad because of Britain’s pending departure from the European Union, a survey of 1,200 company directors suggested Friday, as the political stalemate over a Brexit deal heightened jitters among businesses.
Fears grow: 1/3 of UK firms consider move abroad over Brexit
Jailed Catalan politician Raul Romeva hopes the upcoming trial of separatist leaders at the Supreme Court in Madrid will refocus attention on the region’s push for independence from Spain.
Catalan separatist leaders moved to Madrid for trial on rebellion charges
Brutally cold temperatures gripped the US Midwest on Thursday, freezing water mains, causing power outages, canceling flights and straining natural gas supplies.
US Midwest gripped by bitter cold but relief ahead
Alleged Perth, Western Australia (WA), meth dealers were stripped of close to $11.6 million in illicit profits police said, after two separate drug busts this week netted 10 kilograms of meth, almost $1.6 million cash and two guns.
WA police seize 10kg meth, $1.5m cash in separate Perth drug raids

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