The board governing the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says it will retain the services of the accounting firm responsible for the embarrassing Oscars Best Picture snafu at this year’s ceremony. Last month, PricewaterhouseCoopers...Show More Summary
Germany's governing parties have agreed on new rules to ensure that most marriages involving under-18s aren't legally recognized in the country. The issue arose following the influx of migrants to … Click to Continue »
London to outline immediate plans towards leaving the European Union as EU reacts to the triggering of Article 50.
DURHAM, N.C. ? North Carolina has been in an almost constant state of protest for the last year. It started in March 2016, when former Gov. Pat McCrory (R) signed HB 2, a measure preventing local governments from passing anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people, into law. Show More Summary
In the wake of Trumpcare’s spectacular demise last week, Republicans are having a difficult time sticking to a coherent story about what went wrong, what comes next, and why they’ll succeed. President Donald Trump appeared determined...Show More Summary
Airports across New York can apply for $20 million in new state funding for safety improvements and modernization. The government grant money can be used to improve runways, taxiways, hangars … Click to Continue »
Ivanka Trump takes a controversial U-turn to become a government employee. The businesswoman has officially become an official government employee and has joined her husband Jared Kushner as a special advisor to her father at the White...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Drought conditions associated with an El Nino weather pattern are likely to reoccur in a few months time, the South African government said on Thursday.
Republican voters elected legislators on the basis of their refusal to compromise and a president who promised to cut deals. It’s no wonder they’re having trouble governing.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's government has proposed issuing a decree to govern the domestic tobacco industry, a move that could sharply raise cigarette output in the world's fourth-most populous nation, after a bill outlining the changes was opposed by the health ministry and anti-smoking groups.
(Thad Allton/Topeka Capital-Journal via AP) Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, right, along with Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer participates in a humanitarian award ceremony Thursday, March 9, 2017, at the statehouse in Topeka, Kansas. K ansas Governor Sam Brownback can’t seem to take a hint. Show More Summary
Britain's chief negotiator in the country's divorce from the European Union is rejecting the suggestion that the government has threatened to end security cooperation unless it gets the trade deal … Click to Continue »
The law requires transgender people to use restrooms in schools and government buildings that correspond to the sex on their birth certificate.
The ACT Government has today introduced legislation that will restrict the use of lever action shotguns in the ACT in line with a national agreement reached in December last year partly in response to increased prevalence of Adler A110 weapons in Australia. The Firearms Amendment Bill 2017 will re-categorise lever action shotguns from Category A […]
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's ruling party on Thursday urged Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government to consider acquiring the capability to hit enemy bases and to beef up missile defense, as North Korea defies U.N. sanctions with its nuclear and missile development.
Government publishes White Paper on the Great Repeal Bill. Bill will allow ministers to make sweeping changes to EU laws. An estimated 1,000 changes could be made to laws without approval of MPs. Davis insists laws need to be "put right." LONDON...Show More Summary
Jon Hamm and Jack McBrayer Leak All T... 2:31 As all Americans prepare for a world without internet privacy, comedian and all around nice guy Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) has decided to get in front of the scandals that are soon to plague him. Show More Summary
Louis Christopher, SQM Research, says he expects some form of government intervention in the property market, especially when it comes to Sydney and Melbourne.
Fighting inside Syria continues with grave implications for its population. The Arab League summit opened Wednesday in Jordan. Heads of government and state of 22 countries in West Asia and North Africa have assembled in the Dead Sea, a fitting name for a body that has struggled to be relevant in the conflicts that bedevil the region. Show More Summary