WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump made a last-ditch plea to U.S. Senate Republicans on Monday to “do the right thing” and fulfill seven years of campaign promises to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law. The Senate will vote on Tuesday on whether to open debate on an overhaul of the
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Frustration is mounting among leading foreign policy officials in President Donald Trump’s administration as they chafe at some policy and bureaucratic defeats and complain they lack independence to do their jobs, officials say. The clash between internationalists urging the traditional U.S. leadership role in the world and advocates of an “America First”
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has criticized Pentagon officials for wasting as much as $28 million by making a questionable choice of forest camouflage-patterned uniforms for Afghan National Army soldiers. The uniform pattern was selected without evaluating its effectiveness when only 2.1 percent of Afghanistan is covered by forests, the U.S. government’s
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di NICOLA ZUCCARO – Dal Vaticano quale “Città aperta” durante il 1943 (perchè capace di accogliere e di nascondere ebrei e antifascisti sia al suo interno, sia presso gli istituti religiosi su diretto intervento di Pio XII) al Vaticano quale Città “chiusa” all’acqua, per mezzo delle sue fontane. Un salto nel buio che stride con
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(Reuters) – With one week to go before next Monday’s trade deadline, Major League Baseball’s haves and have-nots are sizing each other up for a pennant push this season or a build-up for the future. Teams in the “cellar” often become “sellers” in July, and there are plenty of bottom-dwelling ball clubs with high-priced stars
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s government backed a new 30 billion-pound passenger rail project in and around London on Monday but told the capital it will have to provide more up-front funding for it to get off the ground. Crossrail 2 would add much-needed capacity to a transport system that carries almost 1.4 billion passengers a
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(ANSA) TERMOLI – Gli incendi bloccano mezza Italia. Attimi di paura a Termoli, dove è stato interamente evacuato lo stabilimento Fca. Le fiamme sono divampate poco dopo le 14 da un deposito vicino ai locali mensa di “Termoli III”, il capannone dove si realizzano i motori, provocando non poco spavento tra gli operai che alle
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(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average were pulled lower by losses in Johnson & Johnson in early afternoon trading on Monday, while the Nasdaq hit a record high ahead of Google parent Alphabet’s earnings report. Johnson & Johnson’s (JNJ.N) shares fell 1.6 pct after South Korea’s Samsung Bioepis said it
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Germany is urging the European Union to add up to four more Russian nationals and companies to the bloc’s sanctions blacklist over Siemens (SIEGn.DE) gas turbines delivered to Moscow-annexed Crimea, two sources in Brussels said. The EU has barred its firms from doing business with Crimea since the 2014 annexation, imposed sanctions
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di MARIAGRAZIA DI RAIMONDO – L’Eliseo ha annunciato che domani il presidente francese Emmanuel Marcon riceverà il primo ministro del governo di Tripoli, riconosciuto dall’Onu dopo la caduta di Gheddafi, Fayez Al Sarraj, insieme al generale Khalifa Haftar che controlla un’ampia parte della Libia. L’incontro si terrà vicino Parigi, a La Celle-Sant-Cloud, con l’obiettivo da
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DI REDAZIONE – Sul palco del prestigioso Premio Lunezia il leader dei Negramaro, Giuliano Sangiorgi, ha ricevuto il Premio Letterario per la miglior scrittura di testi ed ha incantato tutto il pubblico sulle note di ‘Lo sai da qui’ accompagnato sul palco dal noto regista Sebastiano Rizzo. Il regista, molto apprezzato in Italia, partecipa come
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