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Recall UK parliament to tackle Brexit crisis, opposition Labour Party says
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:59:24 -0400
Britain's parliament needs to be recalled immediately to discuss Brexit, the opposition Labour Party's finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Monday, after leaked official documents forecast possible food, fuel, and medicine shortages.

EU says ready for no-deal Brexit, 'British would be the biggest losers'
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:59:24 -0400
The European Commission said on Monday that the EU was ready for a no-deal Brexit and that Britain would suffer most under such a scenario.

UK Labour's Corbyn: we want parliament recalled
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:58:23 -0400
British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday he supported recalling parliament to deal with the Brexit crisis but sidestepped a question about whether he would step down as leader.

UK PM Johnson to deliver Brexit message to Macron, Merkel
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:57:07 -0400
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will deliver his message on Brexit to French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during visits this week, a government spokeswoman said on Monday.

Schools deserted in Indian Kashmir as parents fear more unrest
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:49:40 -0400
Schools reopened in Indian Kashmir's main city on Monday but most classrooms were empty as parents kept their children home, fearing unrest over the government's decision two weeks ago to revoke the region's autonomy.

Afghanistan blasts wound dozens on Independence Day
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:42:27 -0400
A series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 66 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary of its independence.

Stimulus hopes support stocks, ease pressure on bonds
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:37:38 -0400
Global equity markets rose on Monday on signs that major economies would look to prop up stalling growth with fresh stimulus measures, easing pressure on bonds and dampening demand for perceived safe-havens such as gold.

Afghanistan blasts wound dozens on Independence Day
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:37:25 -0400
A series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 66 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary of its independence.

British minister Gove nearly drops Brexit documents
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:35:26 -0400
Michael Gove, the British minister in charge of coordinating no-deal Brexit planning, almost dropped his official government documents on the floor when his briefcase unexpectedly opened as he left home on Monday, Reuters pictures showed.

Explainer: How Reuters/Ipsos measured the shift in the way Americans see race
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:17:58 -0400
Americans have spent the past three years debating what impact President Donald Trump's racially charged remarks have had on society.

For Trump, appeals to white fears about race may be a tougher sell in 2020: Reuters/Ipsos poll
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:17:58 -0400
U.S. President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric and focus on the grievances of white voters helped him win the 2016 election. But a Reuters analysis of public opinion over the last four years suggests that Trump's brand of white identity politics may be less effective in the 2020 election campaign.

Exclusive: Fearing data privacy issues, Google cuts some Android phone data for wireless carriers
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:10:39 -0400
Alphabet Inc's Google has shut down a service it provided to wireless carriers globally that showed them weak spots in their network coverage, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, because of Google's concerns that sharing data from users of its Android phone system might attract the scrutiny of users and regulators.

U.S. whiskey exporters struggle after year of EU tariffs
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:47:28 -0400
When Europe's tariffs on U.S. whiskey hit in June 2018, craft distillery Mountain Laurel Spirits LLC lost 10% of its sales overnight as its European distributor simply stopped buying its award-winning Dad's Hat Pennsylvania Rye Whiskey.

Britain's Prince Andrew denies any involvement in Epstein sex scandal
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:44:49 -0400
Britain's Prince Andrew rejected any suggestion that he participated in the alleged sex crimes which U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein was accused of, Buckingham Palace said in a statement.

Iran tanker heads to Greece after release, Iran warns U.S against seizure attempt
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:39:14 -0400
An Iranian tanker sailed through the Mediterranean toward Greece on Monday after it was released from detention off Gibraltar, and Tehran said that any at U.S. move to seize the vessel again would have "heavy consequences".

Hong Kong readies for further protests after huge, peaceful rally
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:29:28 -0400
Hong Kong is gearing up for further protests this week after hundreds of thousands of anti-government demonstrators braved heavy rain to rally peacefully on Sunday, marking a change to what have often been violent clashes.

Not your father's Peronists: Why Macri flopped with young Argentines
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:19:47 -0400
For Luis Joaquin Caro, who was about 2 years old when Argentina last defaulted on its debt in 2001, casting his vote for left-leaning Peronist candidate Alberto Fernandez in the country's recent primary election was a no-brainer.

Trump 'not ready' for China trade deal, dismisses recession fears
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:08:25 -0400
U.S. President Donald Trump and top White House officials dismissed concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying on Sunday they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States.

U.S. President Trump does not want to do business with China's Huawei
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:01:53 -0400
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday said he did not want the United States to do business with China's Huawei even as the administration weighs whether to extend a grace period for the company.

Macron to discuss Brexit with PM Johnson on Thursday
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:50:20 -0400
French President Emmanuel Macron will meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Aug. 22 to discuss Brexit as well as the crises in Iran and Syria, an official from Macron's office said on Monday.

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