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Jul 21, 2014

Obama maintains normalcy despite violent world events

President Obama flirted with a political bogey Sunday as he played golf while fighting raged in Gaza and bodies were loaded onto refrigerated train cars in Ukraine...

Jul 16, 2014

Partisanship Infuses Hearings on Health Law and Executive Power

G.O.P. efforts to rein in what it says are the excesses of the Obama administration played out in hearings, highlighting how election-year politics are overtaking business on Capitol Hill...

Jul 16, 2014

Partisanship Infuses Hearings on Health Law and Executive Power

G.O.P. efforts to rein in what it says are the excesses of the Obama administration played out in hearings, highlighting how election-year politics are overtaking business on Capitol Hill...

Jul 12, 2014

Scots Play Through Political Tumult

For the Scots who play professional golf, the uncertainties surrounding September’s vote on independence from Britain extend beyond what a “yes” vote might mean... #United Kingdom #Scotland

Jul 08, 2014

Opposition Rallies Its Ranks in Kenya, Peacefully

Kenya’s opposition leaders accused the government of playing tribal politics, being numb to poverty and being caught flat-footed by terrorist attacks... #United Kingdom #Scotland

Jun 29, 2014

Fake pundit Stephen Colbert's greatest (?) tweets about the U.S. of A.

Stephen Colbert knows America. Or at least pretends to in his snarky Twitter commentary and while playing a caricature of a political pundit on his satirical show, “The Colbert Report.... #United Kingdom #Scotland

Jun 29, 2014

Fake pundit Stephen Colbert's greatest (?) tweets about the U.S. of A.

Stephen Colbert knows America. Or at least pretends to in his snarky Twitter commentary and while playing a caricature of a political pundit on his satirical show, “The Colbert Report.... #United Kingdom #Scotland

Jul 24, 2014

Alex Salmond cries 'Freedom' as he plays politics with the Commonwealth Games

The First Minister claimed he was confident Glasgow would vote Yes in the referendum - while in the same breath insisting he would not use the Games as a campaigning pawn... #Glasgow #Alex Salmond

Jul 21, 2014

World stocks rise as Ukraine plane tensions ease

(AP) -- World stock markets rose Tuesday as tensions over the downing of a passenger jet in Ukraine eased after pro-Moscow separatists released a train packed with bodies and handed over the aircraft's black boxes. In Europe, Britain's FTSE 100 gaine... #European Union #China #Europe #Hong Kong #Shanghai #New York Mercantile Exchange #United Kingdom #Southeast Asia #FTSE #Malaysia Airlines #Nikkei 225

Jul 22, 2014

Protesters at Russian embassy in KL seek justice

(AP) -- Protesters marched on the Russian embassy in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday, waving placards and demanding justice for the victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over Ukraine last week. Several hundred chanted "we want justice" a... #United Nations #Malaysia #Malaysia Airlines #Kuala Lumpur
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