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An Overloaded Ferry Flipped and Drowned Hundreds of Schoolchildren. Could It Happen Again?

What We Found Improved Inspections. Ignored Recommendations. In the wake of the Sewol disaster, it became clear that South Korea faced two major problems with inspectors. One was a glaring conflict of interest: Inspectors were paid by [...]

Robert Mueller could be subpoenaed in the next two weeks

On Wednesday, House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler told reporters he was “confident” Robert Mueller will appear before his panel, and that he would issue a subpoena “if we have to.” | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Share on Facebook [...]

Inside the Beltway: D-Day anniversary prompts many to ponder whether America could win another World

The 75th anniversary of D-Day has prompted many to ponder patriotism, national security and other matters. Then comes the big question. “America and its allies won D-Day. Could they do it again?” asks Linley Sanders, a data analyst for [...]

Social Democrats could come back to power as Denmark votes

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) – Voters lined up at polling stations across Denmark Wednesday in a general election to renew the 179-seat Folketing at the end of its four-year term. Unlike in other European countries, far-right populists don’t [...]

In China, Public Talk of Sex Is Rare. Could a ‘Pleasure Community’ Change That?

BEIJING — In a room with soft lighting, decorated with fuzzy blankets and turquoise balloons, a group of 30 or so strangers gathered on a recent afternoon in Beijing to discuss a subject that is largely taboo in China: how to satisfy [...]

DATA: Farage and Brexit Party Could Win MASSIVE Majority At UK General Election

Tweet reddit Whatsapp Email Share Share Print Following Farage’s massive win at the European Election, an analyst has shown how Brexit Party could go on to sweep a general election. Chris Hanretty, Professor of politics at Royal [...]

How Trump’s Mexico tariffs could scare Democrats away from his trade deal

Rep. Ron Kind told POLITICO that he feels U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer is out of the loop in terms of President Donald Trump’s trade intentions. | Charles Dharapak/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

GOP senators warn Trump’s Mexico tariffs could blow up trade deal

Senate Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley urged President Donald Trump, who recently threatened new tariffs on Mexico, to take a different approach to addressing illegal immigration. | Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Trade By DOUG PALMER 05/31/2019 [...]

Democratic donnybrook could jeopardize must-win Senate seat

An early candidate in the Colorado primary race was Andrew Romanoff, who joined the swarm of Democratic candidates looking to oust Sen. Cory Gardner in 2020. | Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> DENVER [...]

IRS could be forced to release Trump’s taxes in the heat of 2020

House Democrats are now preparing to go to court to enforce a subpoena for six years’ worth of President Donald Trump’s personal returns and from some of his businesses. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images finance & tax The [...]