European Macroeconomics & Governance

Israel Will Be Perfectly Happy With President Biden

10 minutes ago   |   NY Times

It's the best we can do - for a Democrat.
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Second Lebanese minister resigns, as Beirut protests rage following devastating port blast

Second Lebanese minister resigns, as Beirut protests rage following devastating port blast

34 minutes ago   |   RT

Lebanon's Environment Minister Damianos Kattar has resigned amid huge anti-government protests. Kattar is the second minister to quit, with protesters calling for change...
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U.S., U.K., Canada, Others Express ‘Deep Concern' Over Hong Kong

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

The governments of the U.S., U.K., Australia, Canada and New Zealand said they are “gravely concerned” by the Hong Kong government's decision to postpone legislative elections...
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Israeli parliament to vote on bill that could end Netanyahu's political career

Israeli parliament to vote on bill that could end Netanyahu's political career

1 hour ago   |   RT

Israel's parliament will vote on a bill that would ban an indicted prime minister from forming a government. If passed, the law could put an end to the political career of...
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Thailand protests heat up as economy worsens amid pandemic

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

Protesters in Thailand say the arrest of two leaders will not stop their campaign to force the government out.
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UK urges Hong Kong govt to reinstate candidates, hold elections

1 hour ago   |   National Post

LONDON - Britain called on the Hong Kong government on Sunday to reinstate disqualified candidates and hold legislative council elections as soon as possible, in a joint...
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UK government could target the OBESE for lockdown in case of 2nd Covid-19 wave, report suggests

UK government could target the OBESE for lockdown in case of 2nd Covid-19 wave, report suggests

1 hour ago   |   RT

Britain's obese population may be told to stay at home if another wave of coronavirus hits the UK, according to a report. The shocking scale of the country's weight problem...
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WATCH military vehicles deployed near Minsk on Belarusian presidential election day after authorities warned of ‘provocations'

WATCH military vehicles deployed near Minsk on Belarusian presidential election day after authorities warned of ‘provocations'

1 hour ago   |   RT

Army jeeps were filmed standing on guard near the Belarusian capital on presidential election day. The country's longtime leader Alexander Lukashenko earlier warned foreign...
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Lebanese Officials Resign as Protests Grow After the Massive Beirut Explosion

2 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Lebanon's information minister resigned on Sunday as the country grapples with the aftermath of the devastating blast that ripped through the capital and raised public anger to...
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Biden Needs Fed's Powell on Board to Fix Racial Wealth Gap

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Joe Biden's promise to bridge the racial economic gap needs buy-in from one powerful person - Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell - and he doesn't sound convinced.
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Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

Remains of Marines, sailor recovered from amphibious vehicle sunk off...

Remains of Marines, sailor recovered from amphibious vehicle sunk off California coast

The remains of seven Marines and a sailor were recovered Friday from an amphibious assault vehicle that had sunk on July 30 off the coast of California's San Clemente Island. Read more ...

Biden continues to lead in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, polls indicate

Biden continues to lead in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, polls indicate

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden continues to lead President Donald Trump in the battleground states of Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, according to CBS News Background... Read more ...

Gunfire erupts at Washington D.C. party, killing one and injuring at least nine

Gunfire erupts at Washington D.C. party, killing one and injuring at least nine

One person was killed and at least nine others were injured at a birthday party early Sunday in Washington D.C. when gunfire broke out in a residential neighborhood, according... Read more ...

5 men shot, one seriously wounded, outside Mass. house party, police say

5 men shot, one seriously wounded, outside Mass. house party, police say

It was a crowded, chaotic scene, as one of WCVB's media partners reports that one victim was grazed in the head by a bullet. Read more ...

Pelosi calls Trump's emergency COVID-19 executive orders ‘unconstitutional slop'

Pelosi calls Trump's emergency COVID-19 executive orders ‘unconstitutional slop'

Trump said he took the executive actions to protect Americans after weeks of negotiation between the White House, Democrats and Republicans hit a wall. Read more ...

Formula 1 live race updates, results, highlights for F1 70th Anniversary...

Formula 1 live race updates, results, highlights for F1 70th Anniversary Grand Prix

Silverstone plays host to the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix, the second race on the circuit in as many weeks. Sporting News will have live updates and highlights, from lights out... Read more ...

Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Some people filled pool noodles with nails and placed them in the road, causing significant damage to a patrol vehicle, police said. Read more ...

PGA Championship 2020 purse, payouts: How much prize money does the winner make?

PGA Championship 2020 purse, payouts: How much prize money does the winner make?

Here is a full breakdown of the 2020 PGA Championship purse and payouts, the most lucrative of golf's four major tournaments. Read more ...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened in 43 states

"If you don't know where your onions are from, don't eat, serve, or sell them or any food prepared with them," the CDC said Friday. Read more ...