President Donald Trump was sworn into power on Friday, assuming a tremendous amount of responsibility for the welfare and security of Americans.
In 2015, the 62 richest people in the world held as much wealth as the 3.6 billion poorest and most vulnerable. In 2016, a mere eight people did, and they were all men.
With Donald Trump’s inauguration as president of the United States fast approaching, the strangest – even craziest – post-election transition in US history is about to come to an end.
In Aleppo, the devastated Syrian city and former rebel stronghold that has now been retaken by Syrian government forces, there was a glimmer of hope even as the bombs were falling.
The killing of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey on Monday evening might have prompted knee-jerk comparisons to the 1914 assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand, but it almost certainly won’t spark a World War I-type conflict.
The end of the wretched campaign to take the United Kingdom out of the European Union against the advice of our friends around the world is less than a month away.
In or out, Britain will pay a price in delayed investment and consumption and increased volatility simply because it is voting on its European Union future.
Republican presidential candidates such as Senator Ted Cruz have pledged to appoint a justice like Antonin Scalia to the US Supreme Court, if given the opportunity. Yet Mr.