Elizabeth Arnold

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Out of pocket, Italians fall out of love with the euro

ROME (Reuters) - When the Italian central bank’s deputy governor joined a radio phone-in show last week, many callers asked why Italy didn’t ditch the euro and return to its old lira currency.<p>A few years ago such a scenario, that Salvatore Rossi said would lead to “catastrophe and disaster”, would …

Italy

The Teenagers Pushing Israel to the Right

How one group of settlers became a potent political force—even though some are too young to vote<p>“Come as fast as you can,” wrote Yair Greenberg, 18, and his brother Yotam, 17, in a text message to their friends on February 1. The police had just arrived to evacuate Amona, the unauthorized …

Israel

Betsy DeVos' Confirmation Signals Dark Times for Democrats

Senators rallied in the dark, pulled graveyard shifts on the empty chamber floor and manned phones in the Capitol as switchboards lit up with …

Trump administration to approve final permit for Dakota Access pipeline

The deputy secretary of the Army will grant the final permit needed to complete the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Army declared in a court filing Tuesday, clearing the massive infrastructure project’s last bureaucratic hurdle.<p>The Army’s intention to grant a 30-year easement under North Dakota’s Lake …

Oil & Gas Industry

Warren Silenced for Reading Coretta Scott King Letter at Sessions Debate

Democrats rallied around Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday after the Massachusetts senator was silenced for reading from a 30-year-old letter written by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s widow criticizing attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions.<p>Senate Republicans voted to rebuke Warren after she read …

Donald Trump

Judges hammer attorneys on both sides of travel ban case

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — President Donald Trump's travel ban faced its toughest test yet Tuesday as a panel of appeals court judges hammered away at the administration's claim that the ban was motivated by terrorism fears while also directing pointed questions to an attorney challenging the executive …

Immigration