Lawmaking

Kavanaugh accuser goes public

Kavanaugh accuser goes public

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A woman who had anonymously accused President Donald Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual misconduct in the early 1980s [more…]

‘This woman will be heard’ – White House adviser on Kavanaugh accuser

‘This woman will be heard’ – White House adviser on Kavanaugh accuser

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House adviser Kellyanne Conway said on Monday the woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct will be [more…]

May cautions – Support my Brexit deal or face no deal

May cautions – Support my Brexit deal or face no deal

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May cautioned rebels in her party that unless they support her potential Brexit deal with the EU then they [more…]

Brexit talks going ahead in ‘spirit of good cooperation’: EU’s Barnier

Brexit talks going ahead in ‘spirit of good cooperation’: EU’s Barnier

Published 17/09/2018

MADRID (Reuters) - Talks between the European Union and Britain on Brexit are being conducted in a spirit of “good cooperation”, Michel Barnier, the EU’s [more…]

Exclusive: Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated U.S. diplomats

Exclusive: Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated U.S. diplomats

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has nearly doubled promotions of top American diplomats as he seeks to restore diplomatic ties with [more…]

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges FBI probe of Kavanaugh allegations

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges FBI probe of Kavanaugh allegations

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate consideration of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to become a Supreme Court justice should be put on hold until the FBI conducts [more…]

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh denies sexual misconduct allegation

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh denies sexual misconduct allegation

Published 15/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday denied an allegation of sexual misconduct dating back to when he was a high [more…]

Bill would put brakes on U.S. states’ rush to tax internet sales

Bill would put brakes on U.S. states’ rush to tax internet sales

Published 14/09/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The ability of states to quickly cash in on a June U.S. Supreme Court ruling that lifted restrictions on their ability to [more…]

‘Stolen’ Matisse can stay in London’s National Gallery: U.S….

‘Stolen’ Matisse can stay in London’s National Gallery: U.S….

Published 10/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The National Gallery in London persuaded a U.S. appeals court that three grandchildren of a muse for French artist Henri Matisse [more…]

UK PM’s Brexit plans opposed by 80 rebels in her party: former…

UK PM’s Brexit plans opposed by 80 rebels in her party: former…

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party faces a “catastrophic split” if she persists with her proposals on Brexit, which 80 or [more…]