Archive for May, 2018

Bloomberg – President Donald Trump has reserved his sharpest criticism on trade for China. Now some of America’s closest allies are getting swept up in the...

Giuseppe Conte is to lead a populist coalition, ending months of political wrangling. Read the whole story at BBC News

Fox News – Fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe wrote a secret memo on circumstances leading up to the firing of his former boss James Comey. The...

Thailand’s military has been called in to tackle garlic smuggling after local prices plunged. Read more at Sky News

Harper’s Bazaar – Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are reportedly returning $9.3 million (£7 million) in wedding gifts because palace aides want to prevent people and...

CNN – Rudy Giuliani said he doesn’t think President Donald Trump will fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions before special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation concludes. “There’s...

Huff Post – A grand jury voted Wednesday to indict disgraced studio executive Harvey Weinstein on all three counts brought against him last week by the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office....

President Donald Trump announced unexpectedly Thursday that he was granting a full pardon to Dinesh D’Souza, the conservative author and filmmaker who pleaded guilty to...

President Donald Trump announced unexpectedly Thursday that he was granting a full pardon to Dinesh D’Souza, the conservative author and filmmaker who pleaded guilty to...

CNN – Japan’s Softbank is pouring more money into the future of American cars. Softbank will invest $2.25 billion in General Motors’ autonomous vehicle efforts, months...

The Daily Beast – The president likes a deal, and this is a moment for Republicans, who are beginning to show some spine, to make one....

Toronto Star – The Canadian government is preparing options including trade retaliation against the United States as high-level talks to resolve a NAFTA logjam and a...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities appealed for the public’s help Thursday in finding a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Tennessee sheriff’s deputy....

VOA – Christians in western Europe are less accepting of immigrants and non-Christians than people without religious affiliations, a study published Tuesday that was based on...

Bloomberg – Insurers are limiting how much coverage energy companies can buy to protect themselves against a major attack by hackers, potentially leaving investors, customers and...

BBC – The Roseanne comeback was all going so well – until Roseanne Barr’s now infamous tweet about former Obama aide Valerie Jarrett led it to be...

Reuters –  Lithuania and Romania hosted secret CIA prisons a decade ago and their authorities were aware that detainees were held there illegally, the European Court...