Ivanka Trump used a private email account to discuss government business

Ivanka Trump used a private email account to discuss government business 2018-11-20 05:32:00 Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to send “hundreds” of emails discussing government business in 2017, The Washington Post reported Monday, citing people familiar with a White House review of her emails. Peter Mirijanian, spokesman for Ivanka Trump’s ethics counsel Abbe […]

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British PM May says changing leadership will delay Brexit 

British PM May says changing leadership will delay Brexit  2018-11-18 16:10:00 Last week, May said she had obtained enough support from her senior ministers for her draft Brexit deal to move forward. This came after she also received support from officials at the EU earlier in the week. But her government came under pressure when […]

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Democrats won the House — now the hard part is deciding what to do with their new power

Democrats won the House — now the hard part is deciding what to do with their new power 2018-11-18 03:32:00 They also appear set to launch various investigations into the president and his Cabinet. And although a handful of House Democrats such as Waters have pushed for Trump’s impeachment, Pelosi and other leaders of the […]

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'Many British politicians have been liars' on Brexit, French finance minister says

‘Many British politicians have been liars’ on Brexit, French finance minister says 2018-11-15 15:06:00 French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire slammed pro-Brexit politicians in the U.K., claiming they lied to the public in the run-up to the 2016 referendum. Speaking to CNBC’s Karen Tso at the Women’s Forum in Paris on Thursday, Le Maire said […]

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Japan's prime minister calls for public works spending plan to help lift the economy

Japan’s prime minister calls for public works spending plan to help lift the economy 2018-11-12 09:19:00 Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called on Monday for a new public works spending program to stimulate the economy amid growing concerns about global risks. The spending, which is expected in the first half of next fiscal year starting […]

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Investor advisory firm ISS supports Third Point in battle for Campbell board seats

Investor advisory firm ISS supports Third Point in battle for Campbell board seats 2018-11-15 08:40:00 In a blow to Campbell, investor advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services came out in support Wednesday night of activist firm Third Point’s efforts to put five of its nominees on the soup company board. In the ruling, ISS criticized the […]

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EU efforts to bypass US sanctions on Iran may be ineffective: John Bolton

EU efforts to bypass US sanctions on Iran may be ineffective: John Bolton 2018-11-13 14:52:00 A European initiative aimed at bypassing U.S. sanctions on Iran is unlikely to meaningfully help the Islamic Republic, according to White House National Security Advisor John Bolton. “We think the government is under real pressure and it’s our intention to […]

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'OPEC is not effective,' says Malaysia's prime minister

‘OPEC is not effective,’ says Malaysia’s prime minister 2018-11-13 03:48:00 The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries hasn’t been effective in stabilizing oil prices, which have been more dependent on U.S. shale production than the actions of the intergovernmental group, said MalaysianPrime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. “OPEC is not effective. They are always at loggerheads with […]

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The organization helping veterans get jobs by teaching them how to re-adjust to civilian life 

The organization helping veterans get jobs by teaching them how to re-adjust to civilian life  2018-11-12 01:30:00 Finding a job often means economic security. But for one military veteran, it also meant saving his life. While serving as a recruiting officer in New York City, Marine Corps veteran Michael Abrams had the chance to meet […]

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Amazon and ASOS quizzed by lawmakers over 'fast fashion' sustainability

Amazon and ASOS quizzed by lawmakers over ‘fast fashion’ sustainability 2018-11-09 19:20:00 Lawmakers in the U.K. have questioned online “fast fashion” retailers about the impact of their production processes on workers and the environment. Mary Creagh, chair of the U.K. government’s Environmental Audit Committee, wrote to five online-only fashion retailers — including global firms Amazon […]

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