WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday took another step toward authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama, claiming he has overstepped his executive powers. In a partisan vote of 7-4, the House Rules Committee approved the legislation, likely setting it up for consideration by the full House next week #Legal#Brazil#Technology#France#Arabic#markets#Argentina#House#opinion
KIEV/KHARKIV Ukraine (Reuters) - Gunmen chased investigators from the site where the Malaysian airliner crashed and "lunatics" were still making life difficult for those who wanted to find out what downed flight MH17, officials said on Thursday. As foreign ministers from Australia and the Netherlands met Ukrainian officials to coordinate the investigation, the head of Ukraine's Emergency Situations Service and the chief of a Dutch police mission said their work at the site was being hampered. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, however, said there had been no incidents, and that they had been joined by experts from Malaysia and Australia, which lost 28 citizens in the crash #Legal#Business#Brazil#Technology#France#Middle East#Russia#Argentina#Latin America#Netherlands#Mexico#Ukraine
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China has sent a spy ship to international waters off Hawaii during a giant U.S.-led naval exercise involving 22 countries, even though Beijing is participating in the drills for the first time this year, the U.S. Navy said on Sunday. The Navy played down any U.S. #Legal#Middle East#markets#Italy#Latin America#Ukraine#chinese#opinion
There's been an explosion in Chief [fill in the blank] Officer roles: CAOs, CBOs, CCOs, and so on, proliferate in the leadership pages of corporate websites, these days. My own profession is witnessing the advent of the CLO (Chief Legal Officer). So ...