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EU’s Tusk Slams U.K. Brexit Position as Based on ‘Pure Illusion’

EU’s Tusk Slams U.K. Brexit Position as Based on ‘Pure Illusion’

The U.K.’s vision for Brexit is not based on reality, European Union President Donald Tusk said, delivering a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May less than 24 hours after her cabinet agreed the main
Mnuchin Says New Sanctions Against Russia Coming Soon

Mnuchin Says New Sanctions Against Russia Coming Soon

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks at a news conference in Washington about the Trump administration's new sanctions against North Korea and potential new sanctions against Russia. (Source:
Trump Admits He Tries 'Like Hell' to Hide His Bald Spot

Trump Admits He Tries 'Like Hell' to Hide His Bald Spot

President Donald Trump admits he does try to hide the bald spot on his head during his remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland. (Source: Bloomberg)
Choose Your Top Tech Monopolist: Fully Charged

Choose Your Top Tech Monopolist: Fully Charged

In the 1990's, the U.S. only had one purported monopolist to worry about, Microsoft Corp. Now we have at least three, Alphabet Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Facebook Inc.
U.S. Adds Conspiracy, Lying Counts Against Gates in New Filing

U.S. Adds Conspiracy, Lying Counts Against Gates in New Filing

Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed conspiracy and false-statement counts against former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates, adding a third set of charges just as a person familiar with the matter said
Trump or Berlusconi? Who Said It?

Trump or Berlusconi? Who Said It?

The populist leaders often sound strikingly similar. Can you tell them apart?
Mnuchin Says New Sanctions Against Russia Are Coming in ‘Weeks’

Mnuchin Says New Sanctions Against Russia Are Coming in ‘Weeks’

The U.S. will impose new sanctions on Russia within weeks, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.
Trump’s Disbelief of Women Cited in Lawsuit Over University Rules

Trump’s Disbelief of Women Cited in Lawsuit Over University Rules

President Donald Trump’s handling of spousal abuse claims against a former top White House aide has been cited as evidence of the administration’s disregard for gender-based violence in a lawsuit over
Trump Says Time To Make Schools 'Harder Target for Attackers'

Trump Says Time To Make Schools 'Harder Target for Attackers'

President Donald Trump calls for improvements to mental health screening and enhanced safety measures to address U.S. school shootings. He speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in
May Proposes Blurring Her Brexit Red Line on ECJ

May Proposes Blurring Her Brexit Red Line on ECJ

Prime Minister Theresa May is drafting plans to sign British businesses up to a clutch of regulators that will be overseen by the European Court of Justice.
Mueller Files More Charges Against Former Trump Aide Gates

Mueller Files More Charges Against Former Trump Aide Gates

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed conspiracy and false-statement counts against former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates as a person familiar with the matter said he is poised to plead guilty.
Nazi Video Sparks Suspension for Polish Ruling Party Lawmaker

Nazi Video Sparks Suspension for Polish Ruling Party Lawmaker

Poland’s ruling Law & Justice party suspended one of its senators after he shared a Nazi propaganda film on social media.
Trump Says He Goes to Great Lengths to Hide His Bald Spot

Trump Says He Goes to Great Lengths to Hide His Bald Spot

President Donald Trump says he goes to great lengths to hide the bald spot revealed in a recent photo.
Violence Poses Threat to Tanzania’s ‘Democratic Values,’ EU Says

Violence Poses Threat to Tanzania’s ‘Democratic Values,’ EU Says

The European Union said a wave of violence in Tanzania that included the death of a student and the attempted murder of a lawmaker pose a threat to democratic values in East Africa’s second-largest
Trump Jr. Retreats as Planned Indian Policy Speech Draws Critics

Trump Jr. Retreats as Planned Indian Policy Speech Draws Critics

Donald Trump Jr. dodged controversy during a speech in New Delhi alongside India’s prime minister by switching his topic from what was originally touted as a foreign policy address to less contentious
Trump Appointee Labor ‘Conflict’ Triggers Call For Hearings

Trump Appointee Labor ‘Conflict’ Triggers Call For Hearings

A top House Democrat wants Congress to review whether a Trump labor-board appointee should have recused himself before casting the deciding vote to overturn a hot-button ruling making it easier for
South Africa's Prosecutor Receives Recommendation on Zuma Case

South Africa's Prosecutor Receives Recommendation on Zuma Case

South Africa’s chief prosecutor has received a recommendation from his office’s investigators on whether to pursue corruption charges against former President Jacob Zuma.
Delta and United Join Companies Dumping the NRA

Delta and United Join Companies Dumping the NRA

Car rentals, banks, movers, and security firms cut ties with the gun advocacy group following the Parkland high school massacre.
Shadowy Far-Right Fraternities ‘Infiltrating’ Austrian State, Ex-Chancellor Says

Shadowy Far-Right Fraternities ‘Infiltrating’ Austrian State, Ex-Chancellor Says

Austria’s new government is allowing secretive groups with links to the far right to exert control over powerful positions in the state, according to former Chancellor Christian Kern.
Trump Calls Deputy a ‘Coward’ for Not Engaging Florida Shooter

Trump Calls Deputy a ‘Coward’ for Not Engaging Florida Shooter

President Donald Trump disparaged an armed sheriff’s deputy who was present during a massacre at a Florida high school last week but stayed outside the building, calling him a coward.