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Police Called to Boris Johnson Home After Report of Altercation

Police Called to Boris Johnson Home After Report of Altercation

Police were called early Friday morning to the London apartment that Boris Johnson, the favorite to succeed Theresa May as British prime minister, shares with his partner Carrie Symonds, after a
Mnuchin Says Guidelines Move Crypto Firms From ‘Dark Shadows’

Mnuchin Says Guidelines Move Crypto Firms From ‘Dark Shadows’

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin voiced his support for new global regulatory standards to combat illicit financing by criminals, terrorists and rogue nations that will have major implications in the
Police Called to Home of UK Leadership Hopeful Boris Johnson

Police Called to Home of UK Leadership Hopeful Boris Johnson

London (AP) -- British police were called to the London home of prime ministerial contender Boris Johnson after a neighbor reported an altercation.
Trump’s Iran Indecision Sets Congress, and GOP, on Edge

Trump’s Iran Indecision Sets Congress, and GOP, on Edge

President Donald Trump’s last-minute decision to cancel a planned military strike on Iran has exposed a deep-running rift in the Republican Party between foreign policy hawks and those hewing to the
After Trump Says He'd Like to Meet, AMLO Eyes Date in September

After Trump Says He'd Like to Meet, AMLO Eyes Date in September

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he’d be willing to have his first meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in September after the U.S. leader said he was interested in such an
As Johnson Prepares for Power, Tories Plot Against No-Deal Brexit

As Johnson Prepares for Power, Tories Plot Against No-Deal Brexit

In the coffee shops and bars of Britain’s Parliament, the political conversation has already turned to the question that will define the country’s immediate future: Can Boris Johnson be stopped from
N.J. Budget Unsustainable Without Millionaire's Tax, Murphy Says

N.J. Budget Unsustainable Without Millionaire's Tax, Murphy Says

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy said a $38.7 billion budget approved by lawmakers is unsustainable without his millionaire’s tax.
House Has the Votes to Pass USMCA, Rep. Scalise Says

House Has the Votes to Pass USMCA, Rep. Scalise Says

Rep. Steve Scalise, a Louisiana Republican, discusses the prospects for a new North American trade deal. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Civil-Rights Icon John Lewis Defends Biden’s Segregationist Comments

Civil-Rights Icon John Lewis Defends Biden’s Segregationist Comments

Civil rights icon John Lewis weighed in to defend Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden, who is mired in a controversy involving comments he made about working cooperatively with
If PG&E Wants Newsom's Fire Aid, Here's What It Has to Do

If PG&E Wants Newsom's Fire Aid, Here's What It Has to Do

It’s no secret that California Governor Gavin Newsom wants to create a fund that the state’s electric utilities can tap to cover the costs of catastrophic wildfires.
Former Defense Sec. Ash Carter Concerned About 'Unintentional' Conflict With Iran

Former Defense Sec. Ash Carter Concerned About 'Unintentional' Conflict With Iran

Former U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, author of "Inside the Five-Sided Box," comments on President Donald Trump calling off military strikes against Iran. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin
Billionaire Steyer Says Trump Has Met the Criteria for Impeachment

Billionaire Steyer Says Trump Has Met the Criteria for Impeachment

Billionaire Tom Steyer, founder of NextGen America, explains why he thinks President Donald Trump needs to be impeached. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Balance of Power." (Source:
Pence to Delay China Human-Rights Speech Ahead of Trump-Xi Talks

Pence to Delay China Human-Rights Speech Ahead of Trump-Xi Talks

Vice President Mike Pence has postponed a speech planned for Monday criticizing China’s human rights record as a result of progress in conversations over trade between President Donald Trump and
UN’s Bachelet Tells Venezuela to Free Political Prisoners

UN’s Bachelet Tells Venezuela to Free Political Prisoners

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet called on the Venezuelan government to release political prisoners.
Comey Says Threat From Huawei Is Something He and Trump Agree On

Comey Says Threat From Huawei Is Something He and Trump Agree On

Former FBI Director James Comey said the Trump’s administration’s actions against Huawei Technologies Co. stem from “a fact-based intelligence concern,” and aren’t just part of a trade war with China.
Iran Anti Money-Laundering Effort Gets New Scrutiny, Group Says

Iran Anti Money-Laundering Effort Gets New Scrutiny, Group Says

A multi-government group plans to boost oversight of Iran’s efforts to prevent money laundering as the U.S. said the Islamic Republic has shown a “willful failure” to stop illicit money flows and
Italy’s Salvini Vows to Widen Flat Tax Plan for Small Companies

Italy’s Salvini Vows to Widen Flat Tax Plan for Small Companies

Italy’s Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini, who’s vowed to bring “Trump-like” tax cuts to jump start the economy, committed to expand the beneficiaries of a lower rate in a step to fulfill a key electoral
Supreme Court Overturns Precedent, Backs Property-Rights Suits

Supreme Court Overturns Precedent, Backs Property-Rights Suits

A divided U.S. Supreme Court made it easier for landowners to sue for compensation when a government regulation reduces the value of their property, overturning a decades-old precedent that had
Elizabeth Warren’s Pledge to End Private Prisons Sends Shares Reeling

Elizabeth Warren’s Pledge to End Private Prisons Sends Shares Reeling

Shares of private prisons GEO Group Inc. and CoreCivic Inc. took a hit Friday morning after presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren tweeted about about her plan to terminate them.
Trump Blacklists More China Tech Companies Days Before Xi Summit

Trump Blacklists More China Tech Companies Days Before Xi Summit

The U.S. put five more Chinese tech entities on a trade blacklist just days ahead of a high-stakes summit between President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping even as it offered a quiet olive