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Uruguay Trump Tower Has Issues, Least of Which Is Trump

Uruguay Trump Tower Has Issues, Least of Which Is Trump

The developer behind the only Trump-branded project still under construction in Latin America says he’ll barely eek out a profit on the luxury tower he’s building in Punta del Este, Uruguay.
Italy Wants EU to Set Up Migrant Centers South of Libya

Italy Wants EU to Set Up Migrant Centers South of Libya

Italy will urge European Union leaders to push for setting up centers to process would-be migrants south of Libya’s border, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini Monday said during a visit to the north
Trump’s Immigration Rhetoric Roils Political Outlook for GOP

Trump’s Immigration Rhetoric Roils Political Outlook for GOP

Donald Trump’s family separation policy is continuing to create havoc for his administration, and ramped-up rhetoric from the president won’t help.
Mnuchin Suffers Setback in U.S. Plan to Limit China Investments

Mnuchin Suffers Setback in U.S. Plan to Limit China Investments

The Trump administration’s plan to deploy some of the most restrictive investment limits in its economic arsenal against China marks a setback for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s effort to take a
Immigrant Children Forcibly Medicated While in U.S. Custody, Lawyers Say

Immigrant Children Forcibly Medicated While in U.S. Custody, Lawyers Say

Children who allege they’re being detained for crossing the U.S. border without any court oversight and forcibly medicated will have to wait another month for a judge to consider whether the
<span>The Brexit Short: How Hedge Funds Used Private Polls to Make Millions</span>

<span>The Brexit Short: How Hedge Funds Used Private Polls to Make Millions</span>

Private polls—and a timely ‘concession’ from the face of Leave—allowed the funds to make millions off the pound’s collapse.
U.S. Prosecutors Cancel Stormy Daniels Meeting in Cohen Probe

U.S. Prosecutors Cancel Stormy Daniels Meeting in Cohen Probe

(AP) -- Stormy Daniels' planned meeting with investigators Monday in the federal probe of President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney was abruptly canceled just hours before it was to start
Stormy Daniels Wants Collusion Lawsuit Sent Back to State Court

Stormy Daniels Wants Collusion Lawsuit Sent Back to State Court

Stephanie Clifford, the adult-movie star professionally known as Stormy Daniels, wants the lawsuit alleging her former lawyer colluded with Donald Trump’s long-term attorney Michael Cohen sent back to
Pence to Lead U.S.-Brazil Talks on Rocket Launch Site, Sources Say

Pence to Lead U.S.-Brazil Talks on Rocket Launch Site, Sources Say

Talks over U.S. commercial use of a rocket launch site in Brazil are advancing and will take center stage during Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Brasilia next week, according to three people
Mueller Seeks to Bar `Vindictive' Defense at Manafort Trial

Mueller Seeks to Bar `Vindictive' Defense at Manafort Trial

Special Counsel Robert Mueller asked a judge to bar Paul Manafort from arguing at his upcoming criminal trial that the government’s investigation into his business activities was selective or
Immigration Gambit Backfires With Fresh Risks for GOP Moderates

Immigration Gambit Backfires With Fresh Risks for GOP Moderates

The collapse of an immigration gambit engineered by moderate Republicans in the House has exposed them to attacks from the right and the left just as they’re facing already tough re-election bids that
Rep. Marshall Says Nafta Needs to Be Done Sooner Than Later

Rep. Marshall Says Nafta Needs to Be Done Sooner Than Later

Representative Roger Marshall, a member of the House Agriculture Committee and a Republican from Kansas, discusses the impact of trade tariffs on Kansas farmers, immigration legislation, and House
<span>Two Years After the Brexit Vote, No Regrets</span>

<span>Two Years After the Brexit Vote, No Regrets</span>

Britain’s most depressed regions don’t want Europe’s help.
Trump Border Policy Plunges Into Confusion Following New Order

Trump Border Policy Plunges Into Confusion Following New Order

President Donald Trump’s new policy on illegal border crossings entered its third day with confusion surrounding how authorities will handle enforcement and reunite families.
EU Warns of ‘Severe Disruption’ as Trump Threatens Car Tariffs

EU Warns of ‘Severe Disruption’ as Trump Threatens Car Tariffs

The introduction of U.S. tariffs on European Union automobiles and car parts could affect $300 billion in trade and damage nearly all of the bloc’s 28 member states, according to an EU report.
Manafort Judge Rejects Bid to Toss Money-Laundering Charge

Manafort Judge Rejects Bid to Toss Money-Laundering Charge

A Washington federal judge rejected Paul Manafort’s request to dismiss a money-laundering charge he faces at a pending trial.
Trump Threatens to Impose 20% Tariff on European Car Imports

Trump Threatens to Impose 20% Tariff on European Car Imports

President Donald Trump said he plans to impose a 20 percent tariff on all cars imported from the European Union unless the trade bloc “soon” removes import duties and other barriers to U.S. goods,
U.S. Supreme Court Bolsters Mobile-Phone Privacy Rights

U.S. Supreme Court Bolsters Mobile-Phone Privacy Rights

Law enforcement officials generally need a warrant to get mobile-phone tower records that show someone’s location over an extended period, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a decision that bolsters
Salvini Tells Germany the Next Year Will Determine Future of EU

Salvini Tells Germany the Next Year Will Determine Future of EU

Italy’s Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said that whether a united European Union “still exists or not” will be decided within a year, adding he is aware his stand on migration could topple German
After U.S., Israel Also Backs Away From UN Human Rights Body

After U.S., Israel Also Backs Away From UN Human Rights Body

Diplomats said Friday that Israel has temporarily reduced its participation with the U.N.'s main human rights body, days after the United States pulled out largely over its allegation that the Human