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Maduro Regime Strips Opposition Leader Guaido of Immunity

Maduro Regime Strips Opposition Leader Guaido of Immunity

President Nicolas Maduro’s Constituent Assembly, stacked with socialist-party loyalists, stripped opposition leader Juan Guaido of his immunity from prosecution Tuesday, as the government ratchets up
Chicago Makes History by Electing First Black, Female Mayor

Chicago Makes History by Electing First Black, Female Mayor

Chicago made history Tuesday, electing former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot its first black, female mayor as the city struggles with gun violence on its streets and looming fiscal woes.
Najib's First 1MDB Trial Starts in Key Test for Malaysia

Najib's First 1MDB Trial Starts in Key Test for Malaysia

The first of many trials for Malaysia’s former premier Najib Razak will serve as a key test of the nation’s readiness to get to the bottom of the 1MDB scandal.
Faulty 737 Sensor in Lion Air Crash Linked to U.S. Repairer

Faulty 737 Sensor in Lion Air Crash Linked to U.S. Repairer

A faulty sensor on a Lion Air 737 Max that’s been linked to the jetliner’s deadly crash last October and a harrowing ride the previous day was repaired in a U.S. aircraft maintenance facility before
Trudeau Boots Former AG From Caucus After Secret Recording

Trudeau Boots Former AG From Caucus After Secret Recording

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has expelled his former attorney general from the Liberal caucus -- a risky bid to cauterize a scandal that has hammered the party’s popularity for the past two months.
Sandwiches, Wine, and No Phones: Inside May's Day-Long Brexit Cabinet

Sandwiches, Wine, and No Phones: Inside May's Day-Long Brexit Cabinet

Theresa May’s cabinet had to hand in their mobile phones as they walked into their day-long Brexit discussions Tuesday morning. Historically, the reason for this move has been to prevent agents of
Ousted by Protests, Bouteflika Was Once Algeria's Savior

Ousted by Protests, Bouteflika Was Once Algeria's Savior

Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who led Algeria out of civil war to become its longest-serving president, has resigned after throngs of protesters and even his military allies told the ailing president he’d
Chinese Woman Arrested for Unauthorized Entry at Mar-a-Lago

Chinese Woman Arrested for Unauthorized Entry at Mar-a-Lago

A woman carrying two Chinese passports illegally entered President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, Saturday and lied to a Secret Service agent, according to U.S. authorities.
Fact Check: Trump Wrong on Total Hurricane Aid Puerto Rico Has Gotten

Fact Check: Trump Wrong on Total Hurricane Aid Puerto Rico Has Gotten

President Donald Trump is distorting reality when it comes to disaster aid for hurricane-stricken Puerto Rico.
U.K.’s May Seeks Deal With Labour to Break Brexit ‘Logjam’

U.K.’s May Seeks Deal With Labour to Break Brexit ‘Logjam’

Shortly after midday Wednesday, Theresa May will have a good idea whether her attempt to save her Brexit deal has any chance of success.
House Panel Authorizes Subpoena on White House Security Clearances

House Panel Authorizes Subpoena on White House Security Clearances

A House committee authorized a subpoena aimed at forcing a former official in the White House Personnel Security Office to testify after a woman who works there said top-secret clearances for senior
Big Oil Faces New Blow in Norway as Labor Wobbles on Lofoten

Big Oil Faces New Blow in Norway as Labor Wobbles on Lofoten

Norway’s oil industry, already under increasing pressure from opponents of drilling, is in for a tense week.
Italy's League May Seek Revised Coalition Pact After EU Vote

Italy's League May Seek Revised Coalition Pact After EU Vote

Italy’s League may seek to rewrite its government “contract” with coalition partner the Five Star Movement if it scores strongly in next month’s European parliamentary elections, a senior party
Australia’s Windfall Surplus Buys Morrison Election Ammunition

Australia’s Windfall Surplus Buys Morrison Election Ammunition

Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s government pledged sweeping tax cuts and forecast Australia’s first surplus in more than a decade in a budget aimed at engineering a come-from-behind election victory.
Michael Brown’s Mother Seeks Ferguson City Council Seat

Michael Brown’s Mother Seeks Ferguson City Council Seat

Michael Brown's mother could soon have oversight over the police department connected to her son's death, if voters in Ferguson, Missouri, elect her to the City Council.
Pelosi Says Biden Should Stop Being Touchy-Feely With Women

Pelosi Says Biden Should Stop Being Touchy-Feely With Women

As former Vice President Joe Biden's camp scrambles to contain any political damage over his past behavior with women, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has some words of advice: Keep your distance.
California’s Train Troubles Cast a Pall on U.S. High-Speed Rail

California’s Train Troubles Cast a Pall on U.S. High-Speed Rail

The Green New Deal faces some major infrastructure challenges.
Stocks, Rupee Fall as India Jets Attack Terror Camps in Pakistan

Stocks, Rupee Fall as India Jets Attack Terror Camps in Pakistan

India said its fighter jets destroyed a major terrorist camp in Pakistan in the worst escalation between the nuclear-armed rivals since 2001, in an incident that Islamabad has described as a "grave
Brexit Bulletin: Exit, Interrupted

Brexit Bulletin: Exit, Interrupted

Today in Brexit: Theresa May is set for her biggest U-turn yet, one that could mean Brexit is postponed or even scuppered.Theresa May is considering delaying Brexit. Faced with the prospect of being
Brussels Edition: The Politics of Prosecution

Brussels Edition: The Politics of Prosecution

Welcome to the Brussels Edition, Bloomberg’s daily briefing on what matters most in the heart of the European Union. Sign up here to get it in your inbox every weekday morning.
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