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WTO Meeting Ends in Buenos Aires Without Substantial Agreements

WTO Meeting Ends in Buenos Aires Without Substantial Agreements

No substantial deals were reached at a World Trade Organization meeting in Buenos Aires after three days of negotiations, highlighting how multilateral trade relations are growing increasingly
Erdogan Forges Accord to Name East Jerusalem Palestinian Capital

Erdogan Forges Accord to Name East Jerusalem Palestinian Capital

The world’s largest bloc of Muslim countries declared East Jerusalem the capital of a future Palestinian state at a meeting convened by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, solidifying opposition
Fox's Workaround for Troubled Sky Takeover? Get Disney to Buy It

Fox's Workaround for Troubled Sky Takeover? Get Disney to Buy It

21st Century Fox Inc. appears to have found a workaround for its troubled takeover of Sky Plc: have Disney buy the European broadcaster instead.
Sen. Grassley on Bipartisanship, Taxes, Judiciary

Sen. Grassley on Bipartisanship, Taxes, Judiciary

Senator Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee and a Republican from Iowa, talks about the GOP Senate majority after the Alabama special election, progress on tax legislation, and
U.S. Finds Allies to Challenge China’s Trade Tactics

U.S. Finds Allies to Challenge China’s Trade Tactics

The U.S. finds itself isolated in its efforts to temper support for globalization. It’s having greater success rallying rich countries to rein in a common rival: China.
Brexit Won't Soften Financial Crime Fight, Prosecutor Says

Brexit Won't Soften Financial Crime Fight, Prosecutor Says

The U.K. is likely to keep up its strengthened approach to fighting financial crime after leaving the European Union, according to the departing top prosecutor.
Puerto Rico’s Mass Migration Is Reshaping Florida

Puerto Rico’s Mass Migration Is Reshaping Florida

After Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, Luis Cruz got a generator connection from the bakery next door to run lights and fans in his Humacao martial-arts studio. But last month, only about a third
Moore’s Loss Spells Trouble for Republicans

Moore’s Loss Spells Trouble for Republicans

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Court Blasts Zuma, Orders ‘State Capture’ Inquiry to Proceed

Court Blasts Zuma, Orders ‘State Capture’ Inquiry to Proceed

South Africa’s High Court ruled that a commission of inquiry into allegations that President Jacob Zuma allowed the Gupta family to influence state decisions be set up within 180 days, as the graft
The Last of the Cold Warriors Are Oiling Their Weapons in Colombia

The Last of the Cold Warriors Are Oiling Their Weapons in Colombia

South America’s biggest guerrilla army has made peace, but its smaller rival is still fighting.
A U.S. Station Switched From Bluegrass to Radio Sputnik—and Got Threats From the Feds

A U.S. Station Switched From Bluegrass to Radio Sputnik—and Got Threats From the Feds

A broadcaster of the Russian-sponsored news and opinion channel was made to register as a foreign agent.
As U.S. Unwinds Web Rules, Industry's Voice Echoes the Loudest

As U.S. Unwinds Web Rules, Industry's Voice Echoes the Loudest

Republican regulators moving to kill Obama-era open internet regulations say one big reason for their action is that the rules have depressed investment in broadband.
Rosenstein Says He Sees No Cause to Fire Special Counsel Mueller

Rosenstein Says He Sees No Cause to Fire Special Counsel Mueller

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein stood by Robert Mueller in the face of Republican demands to fire him as special counsel or name a second one to investigate what they portrayed as a deep
Here’s How Much Tax You’d Pay in Congress’s Two Bills

Here’s How Much Tax You’d Pay in Congress’s Two Bills

While Congress irons out the differences between the tax bills proposed by the House and Senate, taxpayers have been living in limbo, and putting year-end tax planning on hold.
Here’s Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right Now

Here’s Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right Now

Congressional leaders worked quickly to finalize compromise legislation for floor votes next week in an effort to provide themselves and President Donald Trump with a major policy victory before the
May Heads For Showdown in Tight Parliament Vote: Brexit Update

May Heads For Showdown in Tight Parliament Vote: Brexit Update

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s flagship Brexit bill is in the House of Commons Wednesday for a vote that could be the first the government loses.
Brexit Bulletin: Retreat or Defeat

Brexit Bulletin: Retreat or Defeat

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Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith to Fill Franken’s Senate Seat

Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith to Fill Franken’s Senate Seat

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton appointed lieutenant Tina Smith on Wednesday to replace Senator Al Franken until a special election in November.
Moore’s Defeat in Alabama Deals Trump a Rebuke Ahead of 2018 Races

Moore’s Defeat in Alabama Deals Trump a Rebuke Ahead of 2018 Races

The defeat of Republican Roy Moore in Alabama’s U.S. Senate race by Democrat Doug Jones was a stunning rebuke to the GOP’s anti-establishment wing led by Steve Bannon and a major political
Senator-Elect Jones: Alabama Took the 'Right Road'

Senator-Elect Jones: Alabama Took the 'Right Road'

Democrat Doug Jones delivers victory speech after defeating Republican Roy Moore in the U.S. Senate race in Alabama. Jones' win is considered a stunning upset in deep-red Alabama. (Source: Bloomberg)