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May Tells Her Tories to Get Real in Key Brexit Speech

May Tells Her Tories to Get Real in Key Brexit Speech

Prime Minister Theresa May’s landmark Brexit speech sent a message to the warring factions in her Conservative Party: the U.K. won’t get everything it wants in the negotiations and she’s prepared to
Prime Minister Theresa May Lays Out Her Brexit Vision: Text

Prime Minister Theresa May Lays Out Her Brexit Vision: Text

(Following is the text of Theresa May’s speech on Brexit at the Mansion House in London.)
U.S. Stocks Lose Ground Each Time Trump Justifies Tariffs

U.S. Stocks Lose Ground Each Time Trump Justifies Tariffs

U.S. equities traded lower ahead of the open as investors continued to digest news about impending steel and aluminum tariffs. President Donald Trump took to Twitter Friday morning to justify his
Italian Hot Mic Shows Berlusconi’s Allies Fear Five Star Surge

Italian Hot Mic Shows Berlusconi’s Allies Fear Five Star Surge

Silvio Berlusconi’s center-right allies were caught on camera confiding their worries that the populist Five Star Movement could sweep through Italy’s south in Sunday’s election.
Poland Must Acknowledge Anti-Semitism, Wiesenthal Center’s Founder Says

Poland Must Acknowledge Anti-Semitism, Wiesenthal Center’s Founder Says

Poland’s government must acknowledge that anti-Semitism was widespread during and after World War II, the founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center said.
Lloyds Reaches Last Leg of Crisis-Era Clash Over HBOS Takeover

Lloyds Reaches Last Leg of Crisis-Era Clash Over HBOS Takeover

Lloyds Banking Group Plc has entered the final stretch of a months-long court battle with shareholders over its fateful purchase of failing HBOS at the height of the financial crisis. But both sides
Russians Eager to Name New Doomsday Weapons

Russians Eager to Name New Doomsday Weapons

Russians are showering the Defense Ministry with proposed names for new nuclear weapons, relishing the online contest announced by President Vladimir Putin in his state-of-the-nation address.
Trump Tweets About ‘Trade Wars’ as May Gets Ready to Talk About Trade

Trump Tweets About ‘Trade Wars’ as May Gets Ready to Talk About Trade

President Donald Trump’s warning that “trade wars are good and easy to win” comes at an awkward time for the U.K., where Theresa May on Friday laid out her vision for life outside the European Union.
Top Bank CEO Votes for Stability in Hungarian Election

Top Bank CEO Votes for Stability in Hungarian Election

Hungary’s government remaining in power after April’s parliamentary election would help the banking sector continue to operate in a supportive environment, according to Sandor Csanyi, Chairman and
Trump Attacks Alec Baldwin on Twitter

Trump Attacks Alec Baldwin on Twitter

President Donald Trump isn't pleased with Alec Baldwin's latest comment that impersonating the president is “agony,” and is suggesting Saturday Night Live replace the comedian.
Trump’s Steel and Aluminum Trade Threat Hangs Over Nafta Talks

Trump’s Steel and Aluminum Trade Threat Hangs Over Nafta Talks

President Donald Trump’s latest trade salvo over steel and aluminum landed squarely in the middle of Nafta talks, overshadowing efforts by his own negotiators.
Israeli Police Question Netanyahu in Corruption Investigation

Israeli Police Question Netanyahu in Corruption Investigation

Israeli police questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as part of a broad corruption investigation.
Venezuelans Are Paying a 100% Premium for Cash

Venezuelans Are Paying a 100% Premium for Cash

It’s yet another infuriating inconvenience of living in an imploding economy.
A Higher Gas Tax Won’t Fix America’s Highways

A Higher Gas Tax Won’t Fix America’s Highways

With greater fuel efficiency and electric cars, another source of revenue is needed.
Slovaks to Rally Across Country in Honor of Slain Journalist

Slovaks to Rally Across Country in Honor of Slain Journalist

Slovaks are planning a national rally to honor an investigative journalist shot dead last week along with his partner.
Trump Tariffs Needle Allies More than China

Trump Tariffs Needle Allies More than China

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White House Sees Globalist vs. Nationalist Trade Fight

White House Sees Globalist vs. Nationalist Trade Fight

Bloomberg’s Kevin Cirilli discusses the Trump administration and who is for and against potential U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
Ethiopia’s Ruling Party to Choose New Leader as Protests Rage

Ethiopia’s Ruling Party to Choose New Leader as Protests Rage

Ethiopia’s ruling party will soon meet to elect a new leader, two weeks after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned amid the worst anti-government protests in a quarter century.
Gunmen Attack French Embassy in Burkina Faso's Capital

Gunmen Attack French Embassy in Burkina Faso's Capital

Gunmen attacked the French embassy in the capital of Burkina Faso on Friday and targeted the nation’s military headquarters, leaving at least eight members of the security forces dead.