Trump’s new ‘anti-Muslim’ appointee worries civil rights groups

Trump’s new ‘anti-Muslim’ appointee worries civil rights groups

Washington, DC - American civil rights groups have condemned the appointment of a new deputy national security advisor who served on the board of an anti-Muslim group for nearly a decade. US President Donald Trump appointed Charles M Kupperman last week to assist National Security Advisor John Bolton, saying in a press release that Kupperman…
Valuations for China stocks are ‘very, very attractive’ now: Fidelity

Valuations for China stocks are ‘very, very attractive’ now: Fidelity

Despite a slowing economy, China's stock market has emerged as one of the best places in Asia to invest in due to its "very, very attractive" valuation, according to global investment house Fidelity International. There have been more and more signs of a slowdown in China's economy, which is the largest in Asia and second-biggest…
‘We’re not going to sit idly by’: Freshman Dems look to seize shutdown optics

‘We’re not going to sit idly by’: Freshman Dems look to seize shutdown optics

Rep. Lauren Underwood (center) joins other freshman House members as they walk to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office on Tuesday. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Government Shutdown The new class of House lawmakers is finding creative ways to pressure the GOP into reopening the government. By MELANIE ZANONA 01/17/2019 06:46 PM EST The start of…
Jose Mourinho: Ex-Manchester United manager is ‘too young to retire’ & ‘belongs at top level’

Jose Mourinho: Ex-Manchester United manager is ‘too young to retire’ & ‘belongs at top...

I'm too young to retire - MourinhoJose Mourinho says he is "too young" to consider retirement as he spoke for the first time since being sacked by Manchester United in December. Mourinho, who was appearing as a pundit for Qatar-based broadcaster Bein Sports on its coverage of the Asian Cup, says he still belongs at…
5 highlights from the star-studded Chris Cornell tribute show

5 highlights from the star-studded Chris Cornell tribute show

Chris Cornell’s voice contained multitudes. Both his actual instrument and his songwriting voice could convey tenderness and ferocity, fear and bravado, anguish and ecstasy in equal measures in his solo work and as frontman for the bands Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog. So it was only fitting that a multitude of artists would…
‘Feel like I’m going to strangle you’: Shutdown breaks Congress’ spirit

‘Feel like I’m going to strangle you’: Shutdown breaks Congress’ spirit

With most members headed home for a long weekend, the partial shutdown is essentially guaranteed to enter into its second month. | M. Scott Mahaskey/Politico A dismal mood has descended on Capitol Hill as the shutdown concludes its 27th day. The House speaker and the president are at war. A bipartisan Senate push to reopen…