Francis Ford Coppola, who was born in Detroit on April 7, 1939, had a career that could have easily been the topic of a movie in itself. He was for years one of the most influential and commercially successful directors, but also faced disastrous box office flops that brought financial ruin.
While the Hanoi summit revealed an incompatibility of demands, their articulation nonetheless points the way forward if the two main actors – the US and North Korea – are willing to moderate their respective ambitions, at least in the short term.
Trump says the US would impose tariffs on $11 billion of products from the EU.
US President Donald Trump said on Saturday he made the controversial decision to recognise Israel’s 1981 annexation of the Golan Heights after getting a quick history lesson during a conversation on a different subject.
US and Chinese negotiators wrap up their latest round of trade talks and were scheduled to resume discussions this week.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has severed ties with Huawei and ZTE.
The South Korean president heads to the US next week, where he will seek to revamp nuclear talks with North Korea. But as Khang Vu argues the president cannot change the status quo while North Korea and the US are employing decoupling and counter-decoupling tactics against one another.
Six years ago, in 2013, we managed to reach agreement on establishing a direct line of communication between Russia and the US in the event of cyber incidents.
US President Donald Trump took a shot on Tuesday at former Vice President Joe Biden, a possible Democratic rival in the 2020 race for the White House, mocking him over allegations of unwanted physical contact with women.
Some environmentally focused investors are not ready to buy into Lyft Inc or Uber.
Arab leaders said on Sunday they would seek a UN Security Council resolution against the US decision to recognise Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights and promised to support Palestinians in their bid for statehood.
Trump says that trade talks with China are going very well.
Workers and students who frequently cross the US border with Mexico worried over the weekend about the impact on their lives if President Donald Trump follows through on a threat to shut entry points used by hundreds of thousands of people every day.
India announced Wednesday the successful test of an anti-satellite missile. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a televised address that “our scientists have hit a live satellite 300 kilometers away in low-Earth orbit”, and said the country has become the fourth country to acquire such an ability after the US, Russia and China, and “registered its name as a space power”.
Trump says the Federal Reserve made a mistake by raising interest rates
As the world’s largest energy importer, China sees the Gulf monarchies as important trade partners. In turn, Gulf monarchies are keen to engage China as they embark upon massive infrastructure and construction projects, writes Jonathan Fulton.
US’s relationship with Afghan President appears at risk of permanent damage.
Beijing Kunlun is seeking to sell Grindr.
Trump recognises Israel’s 1981 annexation of the Golan Heights.
Last year was marred by a series of economic shocks. In 2018, the World Trade Organization faced an unprecedented crisis, and the global trade order suffered clashes because of a tariff war launched by the US.
The lack of agreement at the second North Korea (DPRK)–US Summit in Hanoi highlights the necessity of an alternative approach; particularly one which ensures that the DPRK continues to engage the regional and international community.
Investors ditched shares and fled to the safety of bonds as risk assets fell out of favor on growing fears of a US recession.
Mueller’s conclusion that Trump did not collude with Russia to win the presidency.
US manufacturing activity unexpectedly cooled in March.
The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that “negotiators for the US and China have scheduled a new round of high-level trade talks in Beijing and Washington.
US solar and wind power companies may gain the most from the Green New Deal.
Confidence among Asian companies held near three-year lows in the first quarter.
Pompeo spoke of “punishing bad actors” over exploiting the power the US.
The US Department of Transportation is investigating the Federal Aviation Administration’s approval of Boeing Co’s 737 MAX jetliners, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the probe.
The fast-growing US oil and natural gas industry are overshadowed.