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  • China May 20, 2019

    No More Mr. Europe: Macron Forced to Curb EU Ambitions

    French President Emmanuel Macron sees himself as Europe’s savior, and this week’s European Parliament elections as a make-or-break moment for the beleaguered European Union. But Macron is no longer the fresh-faced force who marched into a surprising presidential victory to the rhythm of the EU anthem two years ago. His pro-Europe vision has collided with national interests across the continent....

  • Europe May 6, 2019

    Pope Urges Migrant-Skeptic Bulgarians to Open Hearts, Homes

    Pope Francis urged Bulgarians on Sunday to open their hearts and homes to migrants, arguing that a country like Bulgaria, which is losing so much of its population to emigration, should well understand the forces that drive people to seek better lives elsewhere. As he arrived in the Balkan nation for a two-day visit, Francis “respectfully suggested” that Bulgarians recognize...

  • Conservative Party Apr 6, 2019

    What Next? Some Scenarios for UK as Brexit Crisis Unfolds

    Crunch time is coming for British politicians and European Union leaders, who are scrambling to find a way to way to make Brexit work. Britain is set to leave the EU on April 12 without an agreement in place unless a plan is reached or a further extension is granted. British politicians are deeply divided over a solution and EU...

  • London Mar 24, 2019

    UK's Theresa May Faces Pressure to Step Down to Save Brexit

    Embattled Prime Minister Theresa May was scrambling Sunday to win over adversaries to her Brexit withdrawal plan as key Cabinet ministers denied media reports that they were plotting to oust her. May spent the afternoon ensconced in a crisis meeting at her country residence Chequers with fellow Conservatives and outspoken Brexit advocates like Boris Johnson, Jacob Rees-Mogg and others who...

  • Conservative Party Feb 2, 2014

    USA, Canada Headed for Another Gold Medal Matchup

    Since women’s ice hockey became an Olympic sport in Nagano in 1998, the two North American countries have dominated the podium — winning every gold medal and all but one of the silvers. The lack of competition, especially in preliminary round games, led IOC President Jacques Rogge to warn the sport’s governing body after Vancouver, “We cannot continue without improvement.”

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