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The Brexit Plan Just Failed Again in Parliament: What Happened, and What’s Next?

• Britain’s Parliament on Tuesday soundly defeated Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to exit the European Union, a 391 to 242 vote that is likely to delay Brexit and could derail it entirely. It is a devastating blow to Mrs. May [...]

Failed Hanoi Meeting Has U.S. Allies in Region Asking: What’s Next?

SEOUL, South Korea — The abrupt breakdown of summit talks between President Trump and North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, has confounded America’s two largest allies in Asia, but for different reasons. In South Korea, President [...]

Trump and Kim Jong-un Meet Again: Here’s What’s at Stake

SEOUL, South Korea — President Trump arrived in Vietnam on Tuesday to discuss denuclearization with Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, capping off months of threats and weapons tests, recriminations and rapprochements. As the [...]

Republicans and Democrats dispute what’s in the border funding deal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the funds in the deal would pay for “new border barriers“ when touting the agreement on the Senate floor Tuesday. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Republicans [...]

Back to Basics: What’s Driving General Electric?

Eagle Daily Investor By Hilary Kramer It has been a challenging couple of years for General Electric (NYSE:GE) shareholders, as they have collectively lost $ 200 billion since the stock hit $ 33 on July 20, 2016. Full disclosure: I never [...]

The Interpreter: A Short, Simple Primer on What’s Happening in Venezuela

If you are wondering why Venezuela is back on the front pages, why the Trump administration is making such a big fuss about it, and why observers seem so anxious about the country’s political crisis, then this primer is for you. Why [...]

What’s Next for Fleeing Saudi Woman?

BANGKOK — Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, the 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family and avoided deportation from Thailand by barricading herself in an airport hotel room and posting about her plight on social media, spent her first [...]

Fragile Cease-Fire Takes Effect in Yemen. Why Now and What’s Next?

CAIRO — An internationally backed cease-fire in the key Yemen port of Hudaydah got off to a shaky start on Tuesday when fighting erupted moments after it took effect at midnight. The clashes died down hours later, and by late Tuesday [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Knowing the next chief, and what’s coming up on health care

Presented by */ ]]> White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney has spent several months openly lobbying for the job of chief of staff, POLITICO reports. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo DRIVING THE DAY SNEAK PEEK … THE PRESIDENT’S WEEK [...]

A Momentous Election in Brazil: What’s at Stake?

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — Voters in Brazil, the world’s fourth-largest democracy, appear poised to elect a far-right populist as president in a runoff election on Sunday that could signal the biggest political shift in the country since [...]