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Generals Are Back in Israel’s Political Vanguard

The Likud bolstered its ranks with Yoav Galant, another former southern commander who moved over from a smaller party. More often than not, retired generals and security chiefs have been a moderating force in Israeli politics. Perhaps [...]

Political lines gave slight edge to GOP in state House races

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – An Associated Press analysis of Utah state House elections using a statistical method for calculating partisan advantage found that Republicans won about three more seats than would be expected based on the party’s [...]

Canada’s Top Public Servant Is Fourth Official to Resign in Political Scandal

OTTAWA — Canada’s top public servant, who was accused of improperly pressing the former attorney general to settle a corruption case involving a major corporation, resigned on Monday as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried to put [...]

EU welcomes Azerbaijan’s amnesty for 400 political activists

BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) – The European Union has welcomed Azerbaijan’s decision to give amnesty to a number of political activists and journalists. European Commission spokeswoman Maja Kocijancic said the amnesty for over 400 people included [...]

Justin Trudeau Breaks Silence on Political Crisis Rattling Canada

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada on Thursday spoke directly about the political controversy that has consumed the country for the past month, saying that there had been a breakdown in trust and communication but that he [...]

Justin Trudeau Cites ‘Erosion of Trust’ Over Case That Became Political Crisis

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada said on Thursday that a dispute with his former justice minister that has ballooned into a political crisis came from a breakdown in trust and communication. “I was not aware of that [...]

2nd Trudeau Minister Resigns as Canada’s Political Crisis Swells

OTTAWA — Another minister in the cabinet of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada quit in protest on Monday over accusations that he and his aides tried to influence a criminal case against a multinational Canadian company accused [...]

Trudeau’s Political Woes Mount With Demands for More Inquiries

On Thursday, Mr. Trudeau rejected Ms. Wilson-Raybould’s assertion that government officials’ talks with her were improper “political interference” delivered with “veiled threats.” “Canadians expect their government to look [...]

Market Rally Moves Upward and Onward Amid Global Political Events

The market rally moves upward and onward, despite global politics becoming a double-edged sword about to cut three or four different ways, depending on whose moral code can crumble the quickest. Heading into the new week when the stock market [...]

Donald Trump MAGA hat powerful political symbol

Behold the MAGA hat. Whether proof of hate or provoker of fury, it reigns as the most powerful political symbol in America. A cap emblazoned with President Trump’s campaign slogan “Make America Great Again” has been at the center of angry [...]