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September 21, 2018 12:57 AM Trump to Emphasize ‘Sovereignty’ in U.N. Visit, Haley Says

U.S. also will focus on fight against drugs, weapons proliferation at next week’s global gathering President Trump will address world leaders next Tuesday at the United Nations General Assembly with a speech focused on “protecting U.S. sovereignty” and expanding relations with countries that share similar values, according to U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley 32

September 20, 2018 5:18 PM Britain preparing to set up internet regulator: Buzzfeed

(Reuters) - The UK government is working on plans to set up an internet regulator, Buzzfeed News reported on Thursday. The regulator would, if established, hold technology companies accountable for content published on their websites and sanction sites if they failed to take down illegal material and hate speech within hours, the report said. Buzzfeed 110

September 18, 2018 8:01 PM Thandie Newton Thanked God With a Clever Message at the 2018 Emmys

Thandie Newton combined the divine with the profane when she gave her acceptance speech after winning Outstanding Supporting Actress for her work as the tenacious Maeve in HBO’s Westworld at the 2018 Emmy Awards on Monday night. “I don’t believe in God, but I’m going to thank her tonight,” she said. Following her holy statement, Newton then charmingly 65

September 15, 2018 1:59 AM Jack Nicholson's Grandson, Duke, Is Making His Acting Debut in Jordan Peele's New Thriller

The actor’s grandson, Duke Nicholson, is set to make his acting debut in Jordan Peele‘s upcoming thriller Us, according to Variety. The up and coming actor previously appeared as the iconic literary character Holden Caulfield in the 2016 film The Dandy Warhols: Catcher in the Rye. The 19-year-old actor was born Duke Norfleet to actress Jennifer Nicholson 99

September 14, 2018 1:26 PM Fed’s Evans: U.S. Economy ‘Firing On All Cylinders’

Chicago Fed president sees 3% GDP this year, closer to 2% in 2019, 2020 Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans said Friday he expects the U.S. central bank to press forward with rate rises amid a bright economic outlook. “The U.S. economy is firing on all cylinders, with strong growth, low unemployment, and inflation approaching our 2 % symmetric 66

September 14, 2018 4:04 AM Hyundai Motor Group heir apparent named as chief vice chairman

SEOUL (Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Group appointed heir apparent Euisun Chung as chief vice chairman on Friday, moving him a step closer to succeeding his father as head of South Korea’s second largest conglomerate. Chung, 47, will assist his father and group chairman Chung Mong-Koo, who promoted his son to respond to “deteriorating global trade issues 53

September 13, 2018 2:25 PM The Latest: US bishops to work with Vatican on abuse

Pope Francis delivers his speech during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican , Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) Pope Francis leaves s at the end of his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) The head of the U.S. delegation that met with Pope Francis 75

September 12, 2018 7:08 PM Trump’s Pitches for GOP Candidates at Official Events Draw a Hatch Act Complaint

Watchdog group takes aim at partisan activity at government events, such as one involving the VA WASHINGTON—By the time President Trump took the stage in Missouri to address the Veterans of Foreign Wars in late July, his speech had already gone through the usual wringer by lawyers at both the White House and Department of Veterans Affairs. They had negotiated 66

September 12, 2018 6:50 PM EU punishes Hungary with unprecedented action

Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Sept.11, 2018. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias) Using unprecedented disciplinary action, the European Parliament voted Wednesday to sanction Hungary, saying the country poses a “systemic threat” to democracy and the rule of law. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor 213

September 12, 2018 3:27 PM Sri Lankan Airlines stops serving cashews after country's president says nuts were not fit for dogs

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, seen here during an earlier speech in 2018, called the national carrier's cashews so poor that "even dogs can't eat" them. (AFP/Getty Images) The national airline of Sri Lanka has removed cashews from the in-flight menu after the country’s president blasted the quality of the nuts after a recent flight 156