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Security Experts Ask U.K. to Reconsider Brexit. May Says No

Security Experts Ask U.K. to Reconsider Brexit. May Says No

Theresa May got a polite reception for her speech to the Munich Security Conference on cooperation after Britain leaves the European Union. The audience reserved its warmth for the suggestion that

South Korea's Moon Sees Hard Road to Summit Even After Gestures

Achieving a summit between the two Koreas will be difficult even after positive gestures made by the north during the Winter Olympic Games, according to South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
May Wants Total Alignment With EU Data Rules After Brexit

May Wants Total Alignment With EU Data Rules After Brexit

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May proposed keeping Britain in total alignment with the European Union’s data-sharing rules after Brexit, something that would allow both intelligence agencies and
Mueller Deflates Trump's Claim That Russia Meddling Was Hoax

Mueller Deflates Trump's Claim That Russia Meddling Was Hoax

Donald Trump has insisted for more than a year that Russians didn’t try to get him elected. Special Counsel Robert Mueller put an end to those claims on Friday, declaring definitively that they did.
Turnbull, Joyce Meet in Sydney Amid Fallout Over Sex Scandal

Turnbull, Joyce Meet in Sydney Amid Fallout Over Sex Scandal

Australia’s two most senior lawmakers met on Saturday in a bid to avoid fracturing the nation’s coalition government amid the fallout from Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce’s extramarital affair
Jack Ma to Partner With Duterte to Improve Philippines’ Technology

Jack Ma to Partner With Duterte to Improve Philippines’ Technology

The Philippines has invited Jack Ma and his Alibaba Group to partner with President Rodrigo Duterte in helping to improve technology for governance and to assist in building an inclusive financial
Philippines in Talks With China for Joint Sea Exploration

Philippines in Talks With China for Joint Sea Exploration

The Philippines and China are in talks to jointly pursue oil and gas exploration in disputed waters of the South China Sea, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said Friday.
Mueller Opposes Manafort Request to Change Bail, Citing Fraud

Mueller Opposes Manafort Request to Change Bail, Citing Fraud

The U.S. special counsel rejected Paul Manafort’s proposed new bail package, in part because of alleged additional criminal conduct that the U.S. has learned since the initial terms were set.
IOC Says It Will Support North Korea for 2020 Tokyo Games: Kyodo

IOC Says It Will Support North Korea for 2020 Tokyo Games: Kyodo

The International Olympic Committee will support North Korea’s participation in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach told Kyodo News in an interview.
Next Nafta Talks Scheduled to Start With Auto Content Rules

Next Nafta Talks Scheduled to Start With Auto Content Rules

Rules for automotive content, one of the most contentious issues in Nafta, will be among the first tackled at the upcoming seventh round of talks in Mexico City.
Trump Visits Emergency Workers Who Responded to School Shooting

Trump Visits Emergency Workers Who Responded to School Shooting

President Donald Trump visited medical staff and patients at a Florida hospital on Friday to thank them for assisting victims of the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida.
Business Elites Ignore Obrador Despite His Lead in Polls

Business Elites Ignore Obrador Despite His Lead in Polls

Bloomberg's Nacha Cattan reports on Mexico’s presidential campaign on "What'd You Miss?" (Source: Bloomberg)
May Proposes Post-Brexit Security Treaty With Eye on Trade Deal

May Proposes Post-Brexit Security Treaty With Eye on Trade Deal

A year after she first linked British security cooperation with Europe to a Brexit trade deal, Prime Minister Theresa May will do it again.
Russia Meddling Probe Nabs Californian for Selling Fake IDs

Russia Meddling Probe Nabs Californian for Selling Fake IDs

A California man who ran a business trafficking in stolen identities and bank accounts pleaded guilty in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential
Trump Must Weigh Retaliation Risk in Deciding Tariffs on Steel

Trump Must Weigh Retaliation Risk in Deciding Tariffs on Steel

The U.S. sounds confident that proposed tariffs on steel and aluminum won’t break global trade rules, despite warnings from other countries that such a move could trigger a flurry of retaliation. It’s
Mueller Shows How Russians Sowed Discord With Dirty Tricks

Mueller Shows How Russians Sowed Discord With Dirty Tricks

The sweeping conspiracy detailed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller exposes the sophistication of Russian efforts to undermine U.S. democracy using social media -- and how vulnerable the U.S. remains
White House Chief of Staff Orders Security Clearance Overhaul

White House Chief of Staff Orders Security Clearance Overhaul

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly ordered an overhaul of the clearance process for staffers in the West Wing amid a storm of controversy.
Rep. Denny Heck Says Indictment Sends Message to the Russians

Rep. Denny Heck Says Indictment Sends Message to the Russians

Democratic Congressman Denny Heck of Washington, a member of the House Intelligence Committee, discusses the indictments of Russian nationals in a widespread and coordinated campaign to meddle in the
Mueller Indictment Lays Out Sweeping Conspiracy Plan by Russians

Mueller Indictment Lays Out Sweeping Conspiracy Plan by Russians

Bloomberg's Greg Farrell discusses the indictments of Russian nationals in a coordinated campaign to meddle in the U.S. presidential election. He speaks with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman, Scarlet Fu and
This Coal Miner Shows Limits of Trump's Bid to Rescue Industry

This Coal Miner Shows Limits of Trump's Bid to Rescue Industry

To understand the big challenge facing U.S. coal miners, look no further than Cloud Peak Energy Inc.