BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened what promised to be marathon coalition talks on Friday, hoping to bring three opposing political camps into a stable government despite signs there would be less money to paper over differences.
Melissa S. Kearney: [How Should Governments Address Inequality?](https://www.foreignaffairs.com/reviews/review-essay/2017-10-16/how-should-governments-address-inequality): "In 2014, an unusual book topped bestseller lists around the world: _Capital in the Twenty-first Century_... Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton made $48 million on Bill Clinton’s speeches to foreign governments/entities while she was Secretary of State. Although this news isn’t anything new to people who have been paying attention, new reports about their involvement...Show More Summary
October 1942. "Health measures for low indoor temperatures. Planning to spend a winter evening at home? Better dress for it the way these attractive government workers do, for homes will be kept to 65 degrees this year due to Federal fuel oil limitation orders. Show More Summary
First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them from checked luggage on international flights, citing the risk of … Click to Continue »
Undocumented immigrants face “insurmountable barriers” when it comes to accessing abortion care. The post Teenage Immigrant Forced by Government to Remain Pregnant appeared first on Rewire.
Iraqi forces clashed with Kurdish fighters Friday as the central government said it had wrested back control of the last area of disputed Kirkuk province in the latest stage of a sweeping operation after a controversial independence vote. Show More Summary
A husband and wife in Houston who recently received federal aid after Hurricane Harvey appear to disagree about how the American government should treat victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. In an interview with The Washington Post, Mary and Fred Maddox offered vastly differing opinions on how...
A U.S. appeals court on Friday prevented a pregnant teen detained by the government as an illegal immigrant from immediately obtaining an abortion while leaving open the possibility that she could undergo the procedure within days. The decision by a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals...
WASHINGTON (AP) — First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them from checked luggage on international flights, citing the risk of potentially catastrophic fires. The Federal Aviation Administration recently recommended that the U.N. Show More Summary
There are international standards for disaster relief. The government isn't meeting them.
The Washington Post reports: This week, a government journal in the former Soviet republic of Tajikistan announced that the country’s interior ministry had compiled a registry of “proven” gays and lesbians. The list named 319 men and...Show More Summary
The federal government is threatening to cut off funding for patient care at the state mental hospital in western Kansas, saying the facility is not complying with federal rules. The … Click to Continue »
The 17-year-old received permission from judge to make her own decision. But the government won't let her carry it out.
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz finally agrees with President Donald Trump on something: the U.S. government's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was a 10. Read more...
The latest wave of Taliban attacks calls into question both US strategy and the Afghan government's capabilities.
The court wants the government to release her to an adult sponsor
Citizens and businesses are proving more capable in relief efforts than the Federal Emergency Management Agency or local government.
European soccer's governing body charges Everton with "aggressions by supporters against players" after man holding child gets involved in a brawl.
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - The number killed in twin bombings in the Somali capital Mogadishu last weekend has risen to 358, the government said late on Friday.