World

Migration crisis tears at EU’s cohesion and tarnishes its image

Published 05/09/2015

BRUSSELS Deep divisions over how to cope with a flood of migrants from the Middle East, Africa and Asia pose a threat to the European [more…]

Brooks faces fights on all fronts back at Murdoch’s London HQ

Published 05/09/2015

LONDON/WASHINGTON When the once toxic Rebekah Brooks returns to run Rupert Murdoch's British newspapers on Monday she will face the toughest challenge of her career [more…]

Novartis to start human tests with Google lens in 2016

Published 05/09/2015

ZURICH Novartis plans the first human tests next year of a "smart" contact lens it is developing with Google designed to help restore the eye's [more…]

Redmayne says had transgender help for ‘The Danish Girl’

Published 05/09/2015

VENICE Eddie Redmayne said transgender people helped him prepare for his portrayal of transsexual pioneer Lili Elbe in "The Danish Girl" that opened on Saturday [more…]

Redmayne in top form in transgender ‘The Danish Girl’

Published 05/09/2015

VENICE So the question that will arise -- if only jokingly -- with the premiere of the transgender movie "The Danish Girl" on Saturday at [more…]

Kristen Stewart sci-fi ‘Equals’ fails to add up for Venice critics

Published 05/09/2015

VENICE With Kristen Stewart of "Twilight" fame and Nicholas Hoult of "X-Men", the science-fiction film "Equals" is sure to have some box-office draw, but it [more…]

France says debt issuance would be first step for a euro zone budget

Published 05/09/2015

CERNOBBIO, Italy A common euro zone budget should initially be funded through joint debt issuance and taxpayers' money should only be used at a later [more…]

ISS urges shareholders vote to strip BofA CEO Moynihan of chairman title

Published 05/09/2015

BOSTON Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services on Friday recommended Bank of America Corp shareholders vote to strip Chief Executive Brian Moynihan of his additional title [more…]

Rubio, on stump in Puerto Rico, says island needs new leadership

Published 04/09/2015

SAN JUAN Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio told residents of Puerto Rico on Friday the island needed new political leadership as it grapples with its [more…]

Saudi Arabia satisfied with Obama’s assurances on Iran deal

Published 04/09/2015

WASHINGTON Saudi Arabia is satisfied with assurances from U.S. President Barack Obama about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement will contribute to security [more…]