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Companies Are Scrambling to Explain Their Ties to Cohen-Linked Firm

Companies Are Scrambling to Explain Their Ties to Cohen-Linked Firm

Companies are scrambling to explain how they came to deposit money in the account of President Donald Trump’s lawyer.
South Africa's North West Premier to Temporarily Vacate Post

South Africa's North West Premier to Temporarily Vacate Post

Supra Mahumapelo, the embattled premier of South Africa’s North West province, will temporarily vacate his post following a spate of violent protests against his leadership.
Trump Accuser Rachel Crooks Advances in Ohio Legislative Campaign

Trump Accuser Rachel Crooks Advances in Ohio Legislative Campaign

Toledo, Ohio (AP) -- A woman who during the 2016 presidential election accused Republican candidate Donald Trump of sexually harassing her more than a decade ago has advanced her state legislative bid
Death Toll in Kenyan Floods Hits 132 as Thousands Flee Homes

Death Toll in Kenyan Floods Hits 132 as Thousands Flee Homes

The number of people killed in floods in Kenya over the past two weeks rose to 132, the government said, amid warnings that further rainfall would add to the tens of thousands already forced from
EU Asks: Why Not Treat Northern Ireland Like Hong Kong?

EU Asks: Why Not Treat Northern Ireland Like Hong Kong?

The search for an answer to Brexit’s most intractable problem -- what to do about the Irish border -- has thrown up a radical idea.
U.K. Says Onus on Trump to Come Up With Alternative Iran Deal

U.K. Says Onus on Trump to Come Up With Alternative Iran Deal

Fresh from his failure to persuade President Donald Trump to stick with the Iran nuclear agreement, U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the responsibility is on the U.S to come up with an
Netanyahu Warns Putin That Iran Wants to Destroy 6 Million Jews

Netanyahu Warns Putin That Iran Wants to Destroy 6 Million Jews

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told President Vladimir Putin that Iran is out to destroy his country, pressing his appeal for Russian help to keep Tehran from using Syria as a launching pad
Trump Says Three Detainees in North Korea Are Returning to U.S.

Trump Says Three Detainees in North Korea Are Returning to U.S.

North Korea released three U.S. citizens who had been detained for as long as two years.
Erdogan Cabinet to Bypass Parliament to Expand His Powers

Erdogan Cabinet to Bypass Parliament to Expand His Powers

Recep Tayyip Erdogan is taking action to expand his presidential powers by decree, before a new parliament is elected next month.
Iran's Rouhani Explores Options as Trump Exits Nuclear Deal

Iran's Rouhani Explores Options as Trump Exits Nuclear Deal

Following U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that the United States will leave the Iran nuclear deal, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said he will push to make the deal work with the
Trump’s Ambassador to Germany Stokes Furor Over Iran Just One Day Into Job

Trump’s Ambassador to Germany Stokes Furor Over Iran Just One Day Into Job

President Donald Trump’s ambassador in Berlin is fueling trans-Atlantic tension less than 24 hours into the job after telling German companies to get out of Iran.
Ramaphosa Foe Clings On as South African Province Head

Ramaphosa Foe Clings On as South African Province Head

Supra Mahumapelo is considering rescinding his decision to quit as premier of South Africa’s North West province after coming under pressure from his allies within the ruling African National Congress
Barbs, Flag Burning and Despair: Iran Reacts to U.S. Deal Exit

Barbs, Flag Burning and Despair: Iran Reacts to U.S. Deal Exit

Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the 2015 nuclear deal provoked a wide range of reactions on Wednesday, underscoring the deep uncertainty the Islamic Republic now faces.
Picking Up the Pieces in Iran

Picking Up the Pieces in Iran

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Italy's President Gives Populists 24 Hours to Seek Coalition

Italy's President Gives Populists 24 Hours to Seek Coalition

Italy’s populists made a last-ditch effort to form a government together, asking President Sergio Mattarella to delay by 24 hours his plan to appoint a non-partisan premier.
Here's What Oil at $70 Means for the World Economy

Here's What Oil at $70 Means for the World Economy

Rising oil prices are a double-edged sword for the world economy.
Iran Extends Its Reach Just as Trump Tries to Isolate It

Iran Extends Its Reach Just as Trump Tries to Isolate It

Hezbollah’s advance in Lebanon shows how groups backed by Tehran are gaining ground in the Arab world.
Companies That Rushed Into Iran Now Prepare to Rush Back Out

Companies That Rushed Into Iran Now Prepare to Rush Back Out

In boardrooms and corner offices across Europe, executives are assessing the fallout of U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to scrap the Iran nuclear deal, which threatens to choke off an
How Companies Use Math to Make the Gender Pay Gap Vanish

How Companies Use Math to Make the Gender Pay Gap Vanish

Bloomberg’s newest podcast, The Pay Check, analyzes the human toll of getting paid less for the same work.
Kinder Morgan Pipeline Won't Get Built, Vancouver Mayor Says

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Won't Get Built, Vancouver Mayor Says

Kinder Morgan Inc.’s proposed expansion of an oil pipeline to Canada’s Pacific Coast will never happen, according to the mayor of Vancouver.