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How Trump’s move to put a loyalist over Mueller is already backfiring

The new constraints on acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker represent a harsh reality check for a White House that helped kick-start his promotion. | Charlie Neibergall, File/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> [...]

Trump’s new move to limit asylum challenged in court

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump has issued a proclamation to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, tightening the border as caravans of Central Americans slowly approach the United States. The plan was immediately [...]

A Store Had to Move Thousands of Books. So a Human Chain Was Formed.

LONDON — The plea went out a few weeks ago from the bookstore in a port city in southern England: “Care to lend a hand?” Volunteers were needed for “heavy manual work” in shifts. It was “essential” that they be able to [...]

What Happens to a Hub of Renaissance Florence When the Friars Move Out?

A hotel branch of the business association Confindustria has offered to adopt the building, giving rise to rumors of an umpteenth hotel in downtown Florence. Giancarlo Carniani, president of the Confindustria branch in Florence, denied [...]

Europe and Asia Move to Bolster Global Systems That Trump Has Attacked

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Sometimes working with unlikely partners, they have undertaken a flurry of efforts to preserve a rules-based order on trade and security that the United States once championed. Source: NYT > [...]
Italy’s Populists Move Closer to Power, With Little-Known Pick for Prime Minister
ROME — In a significant step toward forming an anti-establishment government in the European Union’s fourth largest economy, the leaders of Italy’s populist parties asked the country’s president on Monday to accept a little-known [...]
In sudden move, Tillerson out, Pompeo to be new secretary of state
A spokesman for Tillerson said he had not been planning to leave and wasn’t sure why he was being ousted now. By LOUIS NELSON and NAHAL TOOSI 03/13/2018 [...]
U.S. Will Move Embassy to Jerusalem in May, Marking Israel’s 70th Birthday
“You know, every president campaigned on, ‘We’re going to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel,’ everybody, for many presidents, you’ve been reading it, and then they never pulled it off, and I now know why,” Mr. Trump [...]
Hillary Clinton Needs to Move On
It’s tough to lose an election for student council, let alone for president. So it made sense that, after November 2016, Hillary Clinton would have spent some time wallowing in the past, howling at the universe with a side of Chardonnay. [...]
Trump prepared to move on Middle East peace plan without Palestinians: report
While Palestinian leaders have made it clear that they don’t want to consider Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan, the administration is reportedly still pushing forward.  According to a new Axios report, the White House [...]