Britain faced calls on Saturday from some European and Asian countries to move more quickly toward leaving the European Union, but the United States said the process was too sensitive to be rushed. At the first meeting of leading economies...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - France's decision to extend a state of emergency for six months undermines human rights and the rule of law, Human Rights Watch said on Friday, joining the country's top magistrate union in criticizing the legislat...
Russian military journalist Vitaly Karyukov recalls the Soviet Union's fantastical Cold War plans to create a series missile bases on artificial islands off the coast of the United States, effectively encircling America in a nuclear ring.
The state of emergency in Turkey following a failed military coup is distancing the country from principles important to the European Union and moving it in an autocratic direction, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault told guests at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC.
Irish native Capt. James Haggerty of the 69th New York State Militia was one of the first officers to die 155 years ago today, July 21, at First Manassas. A hero of the day, it wasn’t until 1992 that a memorial stone was placed at his grave.
The last time anyone used the phrase “Triple X” outside of the adult film context, the year was 2005. Revolution Studios launched a spy sequel called XXX: State of the Union about a convict turned secret agent that tries to stop Secretary of Defense Willem Dafoe from launching a coup d’etat of the United States government […]
It's been 14 years since Vin Diesel portrayed the extreme sports spy Xander Cage in "xXx" (and 11 since the failed Ice Cube-led sequel "xXx: State of the Union"), and now that Diesel has been flying high in the action genre with theShow More Summary
Permanent representatives of the EU member states will discuss later on Wednesday, which country will take on the presidency of the Council of the European Union next year instead of the United Kingdom, a spokesman for European Council President Donald Tusk said.
The European Union may bring member states before the European Court of Justice for protecting freedom of expression too vigorously, reports Jacob Mchangama. “Even historic defenders of speech like Denmark and the United Kingdom areShow More Summary
Following the announcement that the service is now available in France, Apple Pay in the United States has also expanded to a handful of new banks and credit unions. According to Apple’s support document, the service is now supported by an additional handful of locations across the country. more… Filed under: Apple
If elected President of the United States, Donald Trump would be the only leader in the industrialized world who openly denies the existence of climate change. Not only could a Trump presidency be a disaster for the environment, butShow More Summary
US Secretary of State John Kerry held a press conference Tuesday with newly appointed UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson. Johnson, a former journalist who led the campaign for the UK to leave the European Union, has a record of false...Show More Summary
Simeon Djankov at PIIE: European Red Tape Is a Bogus Justification for Brexit: Did the European Union’s ship of state run aground on misleading anecdotes? It would appear so. Red tape is frequently mentioned as one of the main reasons...
Ankara’s possible reinstatement of capital punishment in Turkey would be a very backward move which will isolate the country and ruin its chances of joining the European Union, UK Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Alan Duncan said Tuesday.
The U.K. and other European Union member states are allowed to impose data-retention rules on telecommunications companies for the purpose of fighting serious crime, a top adviser to the European Court of Justice said.
Workers in the state of Georgia are less likely to be union members than workers in almost any other state. After watching an encounter between three union organizers and a pair of cops in the state last month, it’s easy to understand...Show More Summary
News from Cleveland: The head of Cleveland’s largest police union is calling on Ohio Gov. John Kasich to temporarily restrict the state’s gun laws during this week’s Republican National Convention following Sunday’s shooting in Louisiana that killed three officers and wounded at least three others. “We are sending a letter to Gov. Kasich requesting assistance […]
Today's State of the Union with Jake Tapper first contained a tough interview conducted by Tapper where he grilled Secretary of State Kerry regarding the successes (contrived by MSM, not the facts of Orlando, Florida or Nice, France attacks) made by the terrorist group lately. Show More Summary
The head of a Cleveland police union is calling on Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich to temporarily restrict the state's open carry gun laws during this week's Republican National Convention. "We are sending a letter to Gov. Kasich requesting assistance from him. Show More Summary
Ohio Governor John Kasich lacks the power to suspend a state law allowing citizens to openly carry guns, his office said on Sunday, after a police union official called for a suspension ahead of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. “Ohio governors do not have the power to...