European Union leaders granted UK Prime Minister Theresa May's request for a delay of the Brexit, but only for a fraction of the time she sought.

Howdy Australia!! - After alienating Parliament, UK's May seeks a helping hand from Brussels - Labor and Management agree, the no-deal Brexit's a bad idea - The latest coup attempt in Venezuela could be sputtering out - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

The UK's top police official in charge of deradicalisation is urging Australia to get serious about taking on right-wing terrorism, after the deaths of 50 people in two mosques in New Zealand last week.

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced upcoming legislation to ban assault rifles and semi-automatic weapons in reaction to last week's massacre of 50 people at two mosques in Christchurch.

Hello Australia!! - May spreads the Brexit blame as MPs fume - Chaos in the cockpit preceded a deadly crash - Miracle rescue in the desert - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

A senior member of Italy's far-right League party who once once declared a compulsory vaccination law as "Stalinist" has been diagnosed with chickenpox.

One of Thailand's wealthiest men has been sentenced to 16 months in jail after being convicted on three poaching charges.

Hello Australia!! - Europe's collective furrowed brow over the UK's Brexit chaos - Cyclone Idai appears to be one of the worst - Did Facebook do enough to stop live video of the Christchurch Massacre? - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Westpac is quitting its money-losing financial advice business, which could result in a loss of 900 full-time positions.

The Government is developing a plan to make Australia a global leader in Blockchain technology, although there are questions about whether the initial investment of $100,000 is enough.

Hello Australia!! - Three are killed as the Netherlands fear terrorism - Cops caught looting during a violent protest - Bercow throws May's Brexit plan into "dis-ordehhhhhhhrrrrrr" - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

A young whale that washed up on a beach in the Philippines starved to death because it had eaten so much plastic in the ocean that it could no longer ingest enough of its regular food.

A new study suggests that eating mushrooms more than twice a week could prevent that sort of memory and language problems that occur in people older than 60 years.

The European Union this week is expected to smack Google with a third antitrust fine related to its AdSense advertising service, although the sanction will likely be smaller than the previous fines.

Hello Australia!! - Social media struggles to scrape off a terrorist's pride - More similarities between the 737 MAX 8 crashes - Banks plan London evacuations in case of a hard Brexit - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Hello Australia!! - She testified agaisnt the prime minister, and now she's dead - Anning's analysis gets him a censure - The rise of #EggBoy - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Hello Australia!! - The Christchurch massacre suspect goes to court - Trump seems oblivious to his "influence" on the shooting in NZ - north Korea threatens to quit nuclear talks - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Volkswagen chief executive Herbert Diess is apologizing for an incredibly stupid gaffe in which he evoked Holocaust imagery to described the importance of corporate profits.

Good Morning Australia!! - How long could Europe and the UK put off the Brexit? - Families are disappointed in the charges stemming from the Bloody Massacre - Bolsonaro has some connections to a political assassination - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed an executive order stopping the execution of death row prisoners in state penitentiaries. 

The freight rail operator Aurizon is suing five environmental activist with the group the group Frontline Action on Coal Incorporated (Flac Inc) over a series of recent protests that stopped coal trains.