European Macroeconomics & Governance

Philip Hammond, U.K. Finance Chief, Says He'll Quit Rather Than Serve Boris Johnson

7 minutes ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Mr. Hammond, the chancellor of the Exchequer in Theresa May's cabinet, has been a prominent opponent of leaving the European Union without an agreement.
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Hotels face battle over whether to help US house migrants

23 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

DETROIT - There's a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels. Advocacy groups and unions are pressuring Marriott, MGM and others not to house migrants who have been...
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Why this 73-year-old tattoo artist is a legend in Japan

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Horiyoshi III, given name Yoshihito Nakano, is one of the world's most legendary full-body-tattoo artists. The art of tattooing is still taboo in Japan, and some businesses and...
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UK finance minister to quit over no-deal Brexit if Johnson become PM

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

LONDON - Finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign if Boris Johnson became Britain's new prime minister because he could not support a leader happy to take...
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Japanese Canadians call on B.C. to go beyond mere apology for historic racism

2 hours ago   |   National Post

VANCOUVER - Japanese Canadians across the country are meeting to discuss how an apology by the British Columbia government could be backed by meaningful action for those who...
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Future relationship with EU can be changed, Ireland's Coveney tells new UK PM

2 hours ago   |   National Post

LONDON - The European Union would be willing to change parts of the political declaration, or agreement on a future relationship with Britain, when the new British prime...
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Hong Kong on security alert as thousands march in fresh wave of protests

3 hours ago   |   National Post

HONG KONG - Tens of thousands marched in sweltering heat in Chinese-ruled Hong Kong on Sunday as anti-government protests show no signs of let-up, with anger over an...
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Over Local Objections, China Muscles Into Belarus

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

A Chinese battery plant has raised the ire of some residents, but Belarus, like Russia, needs the economic lifeline and cannot expect much help from Europe.
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Ottawa fights planned class action against RCMP for bullying, intimidation

3 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The federal government is fighting a proposed class-action lawsuit against the RCMP over bullying and intimidation of members, saying the national police force already...
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In 88 Trips to Capitol Hill, Mueller Grew Weary of Partisanship

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Dozens of hours of Robert S. Mueller III's congressional testimony since 1990 reveal his complex relationship with legislators.
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