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Imran Khan Takes Oath in Pakistan, a Nation Divided and in Debt

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The new prime minister will have to overcome deep political divisions to pursue economic reforms as the country’s debt payments come due. Source: NYT > World
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Kathleen Manafort takes front-row seat in husband’s fraud trial

Kathleen Manafort has stood by her husband every day in court, listening in silence as her name pops up while prosecutors present allegations of bank fraud and tax evasion against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. Her name has been [...]
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‘It’s a significant shift in our thinking’: Business takes fresh look at Democrats

3 weeks ago | 0 comment
Business groups, at war with President Donald Trump over trade and immigration, say they’re taking steps to rebuild the political center — including taking fresh looks at moderate Democrats. The American Bankers Association [...]
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Trump takes his hard sell to the heartland

4 weeks ago | 0 comment
DUBUQUE, Iowa — Donald Trump traveled to the American heartland to greet workers Thursday, but he never left familiar territory — portraying another policy climb-down as a victory. Trump touched down here amid rising concerns over the [...]
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PHOTOS: Trump takes on Europe

1 month ago | 0 comment
In just one week, President Donald Trump will have sent America’s allies into a tizzy, shared tea with Queen Elizabeth II and squeezed in a tete-a-tete with Vladimir Putin. POLITICO looks at the president’s seventh foreign trip [...]
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Challenging Poland’s Leaders, Top Supreme Court Justice Takes a Defiant Stand

2 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] Malgorzata Gersdorf showed up for work despite being barred by new rules giving the government more control of the judiciary. Hundreds of demonstrators cheered her on. Source: NYT > World
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‘I’d like to kill ‘em’: GOP takes on Trump tariffs

2 months ago | 0 comment
Republican senators are at their breaking point with Donald Trump’s protectionist trade blitz. Not a party meeting goes by these days where multiple Republicans don’t vent that the president isn’t listening to them — and [...]
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After Taunting Mexico, Trump Takes Action With Tariffs. But Do Mexicans Still Care?

3 months ago | 0 comment
The decision by the Trump administration was explained as a national security measure, a move that summoned sharp rebukes from all nations affected, including Mexico. The administration also said it was conducting a similar investigation [...]
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Emmanuel Macron’s Bromance With Trump Takes Its Toll at Home

3 months ago | 0 comment
PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron’s warm embrace of the American president, replete with hand-holding, hugs and dandruff dusting, has come back to haunt the young French leader and open him to searing criticism from political opponents [...]
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E.U. Official Takes Donald Trump to Task: ‘With Friends Like That’ …

3 months ago | 0 comment
“With friends like that, who needs enemies.” That was how Donald Tusk, one of the European Union’s top officials, took President Trump to task on Wednesday, offering the latest look at how the Continent’s leaders are trying [...]