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Chile Businesses Await Return of Billionaire With Midas Touch

Chile Businesses Await Return of Billionaire With Midas Touch

Chile’s business community is holding its breath.
These Unruly GOP Tax Factions Could Upend Senate Proposal

These Unruly GOP Tax Factions Could Upend Senate Proposal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is about to face a legacy-defining test of whether he can keep his unruly caucus in line to deliver President Donald Trump’s coveted goal of “massive tax cuts”
Trump Is Shattering His Own Tweet Records

Trump Is Shattering His Own Tweet Records

President Donald Trump is tweeting more than ever.
On the Campaign Trail With Roy Moore and His Supporters

On the Campaign Trail With Roy Moore and His Supporters

Support for the Republican Senate candidate in Alabama hasn’t collapsed, but it has weakened.
Here’s Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right Now

Here’s Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right Now

The Senate tax-writing committee began hammering out the details of its tax cut proposal on Monday. The House may vote on its bill as soon as Thursday. Here are the latest developments, updated
Merkel Faces Make-or-Break Week in Talks to Form Government

Merkel Faces Make-or-Break Week in Talks to Form Government

German Chancellor Angela Merkel entered the final stretch of preliminary talks to form a new government on Monday as factions in the complex multi-party negotiations remain far apart on issues
Pound Slides as Pressure on May's Leadership Adds to Brexit Woes

Pound Slides as Pressure on May's Leadership Adds to Brexit Woes

The pound slumped as much as 1 percent as political developments in the U.K. cast a shadow on Prime Minister Theresa May’s ability to push for the Brexit deal she aims for.
A Czech Billionaire Suffers From Some Trump-Like Problems

A Czech Billionaire Suffers From Some Trump-Like Problems

A guide to Andrej Babis’s post-election struggles.
Yemen Rebels Vow Escalation as Saudis Look to Relax Blockade

Yemen Rebels Vow Escalation as Saudis Look to Relax Blockade

Saudi Arabia announced Monday that the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen will begin reopening airports and seaports in the Arab world's poorest country, days after closing them over
Breakaway Somaliland Holds Elections

Breakaway Somaliland Holds Elections

A breakaway region of Somalia chooses a new president Monday for the territory that’s experienced relative peace as authorities in the south battle a deadly al-Qaeda-backed insurgency.
Why It's Not Over in Catalonia

Why It's Not Over in Catalonia

The plan to restore permanent stability to the rebel region now hinges on a knife-edge election.
Cold War at UN Pits Haley Against Russian Newcomer Nebenzia

Cold War at UN Pits Haley Against Russian Newcomer Nebenzia

The chemical weapons attack in Syria that sparked President Donald Trump’s first major use of military power is ratcheting up U.S.-Russia tensions at the UN, putting Moscow’s new envoy to the global
Brexit’s Critical Five Weeks: The Key Dates as the Clock Ticks

Brexit’s Critical Five Weeks: The Key Dates as the Clock Ticks

The U.K. wants the European Union to allow negotiations to start on their post-Brexit relationship by the end of the year. After a summit in October ended in failure, hopes are now pinned on a
Netanyahu Rival Avi Gabbay Makes an $18 Billion Case for Peace

Netanyahu Rival Avi Gabbay Makes an $18 Billion Case for Peace

Much like U.S. President Donald Trump, Israel’s Labor leader Avi Gabbay wants to use his business acumen to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Trump Bonds With Duterte Over Their Dislike of Obama, Avoids Human Rights

Trump Bonds With Duterte Over Their Dislike of Obama, Avoids Human Rights

U.S. President Donald Trump bonded with Rodrigo Duterte over a common dislike for Barack Obama, whose criticism of the Philippine leader’s deadly war on drugs last year spurred a rift between the
Euro Economy Is Heading Towards a Golden Period

Euro Economy Is Heading Towards a Golden Period

Europe is no longer the sick man of the world economy.
Catalan's Push for Independence Sparked a Company Exodus

Catalan's Push for Independence Sparked a Company Exodus

A month after ousted leader Carles Puigdemont first flirted with declaring a Catalan Republic, close to 2,400 companies have left the region because of uncertainty.
U.K. Labour Makes Brexit Offer to May as Future in Balance

U.K. Labour Makes Brexit Offer to May as Future in Balance

The U.K. Labour Party accused Theresa May of lacking the support within her Conservative Party to deliver a Brexit that will protect jobs, offering her a cross-party deal that will only add to
Security Agency Targets Zuma Accuser in New South Africa Scandal

Security Agency Targets Zuma Accuser in New South Africa Scandal

When Jacques Pauw published a new book accusing South African President Jacob Zuma of failing to declare all his income and a spy unit of squandering taxpayer money, the State Security Agency moved
‘Time Warp’ North Korea Must Send Sign for Change, Seoul Says

‘Time Warp’ North Korea Must Send Sign for Change, Seoul Says

North Korea, an impoverished country in a “time warp” that feeds paranoia at home with propaganda about a hostile world, should secure its future by laying the groundwork for talks on its nuclear