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Italy Gives Xi, and China’s Vast Infrastructure Project, a Royal Welcome

ROME — A cavalry escort usually reserved for royals. A tour of the Coliseum and a visit to the ancient Capitoline Hill. A performance by Andrea Bocelli in a presidential palace that once housed popes. The warm welcome President Xi [...]

Prince Philip Gives Up Driver’s License

Prince Philip is putting down the car keys at age 97. Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, gave up his driver’s license, according to a statement released on behalf of the royal family on Saturday, a month after a collision on a rural [...]

Fed Gives Green Light to Bond Equivalents

Bryan Perry Last week’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting came and went as most Fed watchers had expected, with the exception of one caveat. While it had been almost universally understood the Fed would leave short-term interest rates [...]

Alex Azar says prescription drug rebate plan gives savings to patients

The Trump administration on Thursday said it wants prescription-drug rebates that are extended to obscure middlemen in the supply chain to be passed directly to patients instead. The Health and Human Services Department says its proposed shakeup [...]

‘I Have to Stay Alive’: Gay Brazilian Lawmaker Gives Up Seat Amid Threats

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — An openly gay federal lawmaker in Brazil who has frequently clashed with the country’s new far-right president said on Thursday that he was giving up his seat because of death threats. The lawmaker, Jean Wyllys, [...]

U.S.-China Trade Truce Gives Both Sides Political Breathing Room

The agreement reached by President Trump and President Xi Jinping of China to effectively pause their trade war and work toward a pact appears to be aimed at giving the two leaders some political breathing room after an escalating fight [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Trump tells Chris Wallace he gives himself an A+

Presented by */ ]]> “I’m loving what I’m doing, I did well in France, I did have a problem where I wasn’t able to go to a cemetery because the Secret Service would not let me do it,” said President Donald Trump. [...]

Florida recount gives Bondi a new shot at Trump’s inner circle

The chances of Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s being appointed U.S. attorney general, people familiar with President Donald Trump’s thinking said, remain slim. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images White House The state attorney general, [...]

Ethics watchdog gives New Mexico low marks

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – A watchdog group on ethics in government is giving the state of New Mexico low marks for safeguards designed to discourage corruption. The Washington, D.C.-based Coalition for Integrity on Thursday ranked New Mexico [...]

Sen. Feinstein gives investigators info she got on Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON (AP) – Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the SenateJudiciary Committee, said she has notified federal investigators about information she received – and won’t disclose publicly – concerning Supreme Court [...]